Health Q&A
Boogers eating habits

Hi i am addicted to eating boogers and I am 21years old... How do I stop this bad habit. Please help

Parotid gland swollen

I have a swollen left parotid gland. I am experiencing pain while eating, sleeping. The previous doctor suggested I have parotitis and prescribed combiflam, mahacef200. I didn't see it is getting better. please help.

Sore throat during and after a cold now

I had either flu or a cold which lasted 10 days and 1 day beforw the cold started i was getting a sore throat. 3 days later still had a sore throat but was losing my voice.now ten days later the cold has pretty much gone but i actually have no voive now.it hurts and im coughing up large bits of yellow flem

Severe ear pain

There is a yellow/green discharge coming from my left ear and the pain is on a scale of 15 (out of 10). I cannot touch my ear or move too quick, otherwise the pain increases. It's like a pounding pressurised feeling. My ear is blocked completely, I cannot hear for the past week (I thought the feeling will pass), but now I'm starting to think the problem might be more severe than initially thought. I have problems with my wisdom teeth, but I don't know if it can cause a problem like this?

Excessive mucus

Doctor I m suffering from mucus since 1 year ago, I m also taking montair lc from last one month , earlier I also consulted two three Ent specialist , I have taken histacare Nd many medicine in the past also, earlier I was suffering from vocal nodule , now few days back while telescopy I came to know that nodule is no more now, what is suggest able for mucus and also want to know the causes?

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