A dry cough and an itchy throat can be caused by several things, including environmental triggers, allergies, asthma, acid reflux and illnesses, such as the common cold, flu and strep, according to Mayo Clinic. Dry cough... More »

An itchy throat can produce a cough when there are foreign particles, mucus and environmental irritants or pollutants that cause throat aggravation. Coughing is a common reflex reaction to remove these substances from th... More »

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Allergies often cause rashes and itchy eyes, which are not typical symptoms of a cold, states Healthline. Allergies never cause body aches or fever, but colds sometimes do. Both allergies and colds can cause runny nose, ... More »

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Viral illnesses, asthma, allergies, bronchospasm and exposure to respiratory irritants are among the main causes of dry cough, according to WebMD. Dry cough is defined as a cough that does not bring up any mucus. Someone... More »

An itchy throat can produce a cough when there are foreign particles, mucus and environmental irritants or pollutants that cause throat aggravation. Coughing is a common reflex reaction to remove these substances from th... More »

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The most common causes of feeling lightheaded or dizziness include allergies, anxiety and stress, illnesses such as cold or flu, fever, vomiting, diarrhea, dehydration, hyperventilation and the use of alcohol, illegal dr... More »

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Smoking or exposure to second-hand smoke, asthma or allergies, gastroesophageal reflux disease, or respiratory tract infections may cause a chronic cough in the morning, according to Health.com. Various pollutants in the... More »