From Children of StarClan
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|Human Equivalent:||Mild Upper Respiratory Infection, Mild "Cat Flu"|
|Description:||Whitecough is a somewhat common illness, but known for its ability to evolve into more dangerous infections such as Greencough. Symptoms can include the runny eyes, Sneezing, Dry Coughing, Congestion, and/or Mild Fever.|
|Duration:||Mild:||2-4 days following treatment, if caught very early|
|Moderate:||3-5 days following the start of treatment|
|Severe:||4-7 days following the start of treatment if caught late|
|Moderate:||As per mild case instructions|
|Severe:||As per mild case instructions|
|Residual Effects:||Mild:||Weakness and Poor condition for approximately 3 days.|
|Moderate:|| Weakness and Poor condition for approximately a quarter moon.|
Temporary predisposition for follow-up respiratory problems for approximately half moon.
|Severe:|| Weakness and Poor condition for approximately a half moon.|
Temporary predisposition for follow-up respiratory problems for approximately 1 moon.
|Severe:|| In the very young or very old additional infections are likely.|
|Notes:|| This ailment is contagious via contact with the sick cat.|
This ailment is sometimes fatal to the young and old.
|Related Herbs:||Broom, Horsetail, Mallow, Chickweed, Comfrey, Little Daisy, Marigold, Borage, Catnip, Juniper, Poppy, Tansy, Thyme, Feverfew, Willow, Sage, Caraway, Honey|
|Related Symptoms:||Eye Irritation, Sneezing, Sore Throat, Congestion, Fever, Cough|