Tuberculosis Test

Tuberculosis is a bacterial disease that is usually affects the lungs. Symptoms of TB are weight loss, fever, night sweats, weakness or fatigue, loss of appetite and coughing up blood of mucus.

Tuberculosis is a bacterial disease that is usually affects the lungs. Symptoms of TB are weight loss, fever, night sweats, weakness or fatigue, loss of appetite and coughing up blood of mucus. ... More

Health Q&A
Short Breath Prb.

HI, I am having short breath prb. From last 10 days and it mainly creats prb. In winter season. Had same prb. Last year as well. Pls suggest some good treatement for the same. Some times nose gets blocked in night and also having heavy cougf at times. Pls suggest

Asthama and allergy

I suffer from the problem of breathing and allergy during nights and many times in day as well . Not able or cant perform any physical activity or hard work , as it affects my breathing and in necessity i have to inhaler for relief . Moreover in dust or when i move from one place to another (Air conditoner atmosphere to normal one etc ) I sneezes a lot , eyes become red and apart from i am taking the medicine to clean mucus .My question is that i am planning to move to Toronto (Canada) where temperature is too cold in winters( in minus ,snowfall )- Will that temperature affect my health adversely or it will be fine for me ?

Middle of chest pain

I use to get pain in middle of chest and will be there for few seconds also if I bend down or see side wise I use to get .. I had my TMT test and endoscopy... reports look normal after endoscopy Doctor suggest pantocid hp kit and no ulcers and no reflection.. plz suggest if the pain is because of the issue RUT or do I need to consult pulmonologist.. I had shortness of breath 5 months back and used telecast L for 90 days with that issue resolved but now this pain in middlechest has come...

Cough at Night

Why do I get daily cough only at night.? It starts with sore feeling in throat and then coughing happens?

About asthma

My doctor recently diagnosed that i have asthma. I want know is it temporary or permanent? Because no one in my family have asthma. I even dont smoke. But in past i had done too much exercise in the winner cold on morning. Is my condition because of this?

Health Feed
Dealing With Asthma During Winter

The winter season is approaching and if you're a seasonal sneeze-machine and have asthma, we tell you ways to counter the situation.Cut down Stress: If you are under stress, Get enough Sleep. A sleep deficit can worsen both allergy symptoms and stress.Avoid Alcohol: Alcohol ...

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 ...

Cloth Masks Offer Marginal Protection Against Air Pollution

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Monsoons and Health : Common Ailments and Prevention

While the first showers of rain are usually a sigh of relief, heavy rainfall and usher of the monsoon fury jeopardizes both health and work. Like each year, this monsoon season has also brought with it numerous cases of monsoon illness  which have been ranging from mild cold and coughs to ...

Fussy Eating in Infants and Children

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