When you have a cold, you know it isn’t serious — even if you feel miserable. But how do you know if your runny nose, headache and nagging cough are actually signs of a sinus infection? While it’s true that many of the symptoms of both illnesses overlap, there are clues to help you tell the difference. Rhinologist Troy Woodard, MD, describes these illnesses and shares four questions you should ask yourself to decide which you have. He also offers tips for treating your symptoms.

 

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