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DO YOU HAVE TO SPIT OUT THE FLEM WHEN YOU’RE SICK?

Posted by admin on November 29, 2011

baby coughing

DO YOU HAVE TO SPIT OUT THE FLEM WHEN YOU’RE SICK?
I’m getting a little better now except i still have the coughing sensation & a lot of congestion in my lungs.. however, everytime i cough out flem i swallow it.. i know it’s really disgusting, but i’ve never been one to spit them out.. i was wondering if im suppose to spit it out? does it make a difference? like will i get better sooner if i spit them out? does my stomach acid burn them up or do they end up back in my lungs? please answer.. i have a week old baby & really wanna get better!

Answer by OrangeJuice
No, it’s fine. You are constantly swallowing mucus anyway. It just goes to you stomach and gets broken apart by the acids there

baby coughing: DO YOU HAVE TO SPIT OUT THE FLEM WHEN YOU’RE SICK?

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