Achoo! Ahem! - Don't worry, it might just be a cold
If you've got the sniffles and are coughing and spluttering, there's no need to panic or jump to conclusions. You may just have the common cold or flu. Or it could be hayfever because the warmer weather has been hanging around longer. As we head into the colder season, it might help to know what the symptoms are and how they differ for cold and flu versus coronavirus (Covid-19). You can use this helpful symptom checker as a guide.
Fun Fact: Did you know that 'Achoo' is actually an acronym? It stands for Autosomal Compelling Helio-Ophthalmic Outburst syndrome,a reflex condition that causes sneezing in response to numerous stimuli.
Information adapted from World Health Organisation (WHO) guidelines.