Shortness Of Breath Treatment

Lung problems such as lung cancer, pulmonary edema, pleurisy, tuberculosis and croup can cause shortness of breath in a patient. Patients suffering from asthma are prescribed with anti-inflammatory drugs, which include flunisolide, mometasone, budesonide and ciclesonide along with leukotriene modifier and beta agonists. Patients with pleurisy may endure chest pain worsening while breathing, cough and fever along with shortness of breath.

Lung problems such as lung cancer, pulmonary edema, pleurisy, tuberculosis and croup can cause shortness of breath in a patient. Patients suffering from asthma are prescribed with anti-inflammatory drugs, which include flunisolide, mometasone, budeso ... More

Health Q&A
Cough and sinus

I am having cough and cold for the past 10 days, doctor suggested to take the chest xray pa view and i got the results and it's shows GENERALISED INCREASED BV MARKINGS +, WHAT IS THAT MEANING IS IT EVERTHING NORMAL OR NEED TO TAKE ANY MEDICAL ASSISTANCE, I AM HAVING SINUS AND TYROID PROBLEM TOO

Noisy breath

When i am breathing, it creates noise..people hears..please tell me what should i do..is it a serious problem

ECG Results Surprising

My ECG results include: SINUS BRADYCARDIA, RIGHT AXIS DEVIATION, POOR R WAVE PROGRESSION What could that mean? I exercise daily and have recently quit smoking.

Breathing Problem

Not able to walk, climb stairs easily as my throat and chest gets congested and also experience pain in left shoulder. At the momel taking a inhaler but no relief

COPD, Continous cough, Breathing problem

My father who is 66yrs old was a chain smoker and drinker for more than 30 years. He quit drinking about 3 years ago and quit smoking in oct 2016 after a mild attack. Since start of Jan 2017, he has been admitted twice in hospital for breathing problem and severe cough. Hospitalization has given him relief for a month or at the max and he is back to coughing.

Health Feed
Beware of Bronchitis

If you find yourself suffering from coughing spells accompanied by breathlessness and phlegm, you may have bronchitis. Bronchitis is a respiratory disease that causes an inflammation of the bronchial tubes. This narrows the airway and does not allow sufficient oxygen to reach the ...

How to Quit Smoking !! A Doctor’s Guide to Kicking the Last Cigarette!!

Cigarette Smoking is one of the leading preventable causes of diseases linked to heart and blood vessels. Moreover, smoking not only damages the lungs but also incites several other diseases in our body. Millions of non smokers , infants and children also fall prey to menace of passive smoking ...

Take This Quiz to Check if You Have a Sleep Disorder!

The Epworth Sleepiness Scale (ESS) is a scale intended to measure daytime sleepiness that is measured by use of a very short questionnaire. This can be helpful in diagnosing sleep disorders in people complaining of snoring during sleep. It was introduced in ...

7 Tips for Healthy Lungs

TIP 1#Avoid too cold or too sour foods!TIP 2#Use masks while working in dusty places or smoky places! TIP 3#Smoking causes cancer, and you die soon! But, smoking also causes breathing difficulties so that you suffer, but don't die soon! QUIT SMOKING!TIP ...

Colds and Coughs in Children

This is one of the most common issues in kids of preschool age. Almost all toddlers would have had at least one episode of common cold (runny nose) and cough before they turn 2. It is commonly caused by viruses and mostly seen in winter months or during weather changes.  These viral infections ...

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