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Wheezy and rattling cough

HENRICO, VA (WWBT) - Dr. Patrick Woodward is dealing with wheezy and rattling coughs. 

It feels as if you're trying to cough up a lung, but nothing seems to relieve the pressure in your chest.

Wheezy and rattling cough can occur with a headache and chest pain. Phlegm may also be present.

Drink lots of water and avoid caffeine unless it is followed by water. Mucinex and Robitussin are a little helpful, but avoid sudafed. If shortness of breath or fever occur, see the doctor right away.

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