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Usually you don’t need to see a doctor for a cold. But if your symptoms continue, it’s important to see your doctor. Learn when it’s time to see the doctor to determine if your cold has turned into something worse.

Diagnosis

Can’t breathe? Sneezing all night? Learn what steps your doctor will take to make the cold diagnosis.

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