A fever can really put a damper on your day so you are sure to want to know how to treat it. There are two different types of fevers. The fevers are known as Viral fever vs bacterial fevers. Knowing the difference can help you treat your fever properly.
It can be difficult to determine whether or not your fever is bacterial or viral. Luckily, we have some information to help you treat your fever correctly. If you are suffering from a cold or a cough your fever is more than likely viral in nature. If you develope another fever after a few days, your fever is more than likely bacterial. Bacterial fevers are usually caused by infections such as a bacteria-based ear infection. You should also keep in mind that most viral illnesses present with a low-grade viral fever.
We hope that this information assisted you in determining what type of fever you have. You should contact your doctor at any time if your fever does not break and gets higher.