Home treatment options for pneumonia include a lot of rest, staying hydrated and taking an acetaminophen such as Tylenol or aspirin to reduce fever and improve comfort, says WebMD. If a cough that disturbs the ability to... More »

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In some cases, fluid on the lungs, or pleural effusion, is dealt with by treating the cause of the fluid build-up, such as pneumonia or congestive heart failure, according to WebMD. In urgent cases, doctors must drain th... More »

Common lung infection symptoms include shortness of breath, persistent cough, pain and increased or unusual mucus production, according to WebMD. Symptoms vary depending on the underlying condition; pneumonia and bronchi... More »

Some good remedies for combating a cold include drinking a lot of fluids, including hot liquids, using steam, and getting adequate rest. Removing congestion from your nose by blowing your nose frequently is another sugge... More »

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Southern Cross Healthcare Group explains that mild-to-moderate cases of pneumonia are most commonly treated with a mixture of rest, antibiotic treatment, medications to reduce fever symptoms and pain relievers. In more a... More »

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Some of the best ways to treat a toddler's flu include getting plenty of rest, staying hydrated by drinking plenty of liquids and using acetaminophen or ibuprofen to lower a fever, according to WebMD. If congestion is an... More »

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WebMD recommends numerous home remedies for sore throats, including rest, increase of fluid intake, a warm saltwater gargle, throat lozenges or hard candy, frozen treats, using a humidifier, warm liquids, steam inhalatio... More »

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