Asthma Treatment

Allergies to agents such as dust or pollen grains may also induce asthma and hay fever in individuals.Childhood asthma is very common and genetic factors are responsible for the same. Bronchodilators are used to relax the muscles of the air pipes and reduce the irritation and mucus production.

Allergies to agents such as dust or pollen grains may also induce asthma and hay fever in individuals.Childhood asthma is very common and genetic factors are responsible for the same. Bronchodilators are used to relax the muscles of the air pipes and ... More

Health Q&A
Lung cancer

Two weeks back I got a very small amount blood coloured mucus. And from two months some times when I breathe I feel like air breathing in and out is been abstracted like..I had my body check up last week.. everything was normal.. even blood test and all.. but they didn't tel me why I got blood coloured mucus.. is it a sign of lung cancer?

Gets out of breath

From the past few weeks, my mother is feeling like she gets out of breath very quickly even when she walks small distance or walk on stairs or do any work. I guess it could be related to lungs and heart. Can anyone please help me what should i do. She also have headache and gastric problems from past many years. Can you please suggest some full body checkup or something to diagnose all the problems she has.

Pain in chest and throat

Hello, I am 24 years old male . I used to smoke a couple of cigarettes a day from past 4 years but from few days I am feeling pain in chest and lower throat . I also consume alcohol once in a week . the cough has become weird . the pain sensation increased when I smoked after a gap of 2,3 days. The pain is mild and continues . where can I get it treated. Please help .

Mild chest pain in left

For past one week I am experiencing some sensation in left side of chest accompanied by mild pain sometimes. I am worried if it is something serious, sometimes I feel a bit of itching. I feel little numbness in left arm sometimes, little pain although I am not able to pin point the source. I have not checked my BP, but I never had high BP problems, i started smoking couple months back, could it be anything serious

Cramps and chest pain

Irrespective of my periods, I have been facing from mild to severe stomach cramps along with swollen and painful nippels. Kindly advice on the medication required. Any serious symptoms ??

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7 Ways to Find Out if Your Child’s Asthma Is Under Control

Asthma is a chronic disease which is affecting all age groups. It’s a hyper responsiveness of the airway to certain stimulus such as allergens, stress etc. It starts early in childhood and has symptoms of cough, breathlessness and chest tightness. Most important investigation being spirometry ...

7 Tips for Healthy Lungs

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Fussy Eating in Infants and Children

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What Is Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Adults?

Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a common problem that affects a person’s breathing during sleep. A person with OSA has times during sleep in which air cannot flow normally into the lungs.  The block in airflow (obstruction) is usually caused by the collapse of the soft tissues in the back ...

Is Your Child Sleeping Well?

Sleep is an important fundamental need of every child for both mental and physical well being. We underestimate the importance of sleep, which is shown to influence the child's growth, immunity, memory and development. The amount of sleep required varies according to the age of a ...

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