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I am concerned about what I should do. I have had three relapses of the flu that is going around. Each has lasted 10 + days. This has happened multiple years, although not 4X.

Doctor's Assistant: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?

I have in the past. Go home and take an aspirin, it will go away.

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

I have had pneumonia more than once. I have had shot. I also have a mild case of Asthma. I have had flu shots and pneumonia shots. I am 68 and typically have a lot of energy, not when this happens.

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Doctor: Dr. David, Board Certified Physician replied 4 months ago

I am sorry you are ill

I am home today fighting off a bad viral infection.

as we get older, it can take longer to get over viral infections.

make sure you take the aspirin with some food in your stomach, not on an empty stomach.

you will get better

make sure you wash your hands frequently

let me know if you have questions.

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