Cold-Flu-Chill-Fever

Articles related to cold, flu, cough and fever.

When Treatment and Medication are Not Effective (or the best)

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In many countries, doctors are bound of strict guidelines to follow when it comes to treatment of illness and diseases. If a certain doctor is found to have deviated from the standard protocols and the patient degenerates, the doctor and the institution (clinic, hospital) can be sued for malpractice and the doctor could lose his [...]

Fever and danger of death due to inflammation

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Doctors would prescribe medication after an operation or stitching of an open wound. The common medications are antibiotics, anti inflammatory drugs and pain killers. It is compulsory to take the antibiotics and anti inflammatory drugs. However, the painkiller is optional….to be taken only if there is pain. Failure to take the medication would result in [...]

Illness that got healed after consulting faith healers/ mediums

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There are some things in the world that the world of medicine may not be able to cure/have an answer for. A person gets really sick and admitted to the hospital. Sometimes, the cause cannot be found. Or the cause is found (medically) but despite steps taken, the patient do not get well. I have [...]

Herbal remedies towards cold, chill and rising fever works better

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Most of us would down a couple or two paracetamol when we feel that our fever is rising. Sometimes it works but sometimes even with the medicine the fever had to run its course. Recently I was camping outside….I’ve always wanted to sleep under the open sky and admiring the stars as I fall asleep. [...]

Cold flare ups and pressure in the inner ear

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Health Symptom posted by someone: Does anyone know anything about ear problems? My mom has suffered for a month and was not getting better. She has had cold after cold and the pressure is still in her ear. The doctors have given her antibotics,and there is still no improvement. It is driving her nuts it feels like she’s [...]

Rawatan Resdung- Treatment for sinus, allergies and pimples

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I was sneezing profusely one day at office when a Malay colleague of mine advised me to try out ‘rawatan resdung’ or traditional Malay treatment for sinus as well as for other related conditions like allergies, pimples and even dandruff. Often if we suffer from sinus, doctors would prescribe medicine like Piriton, Polaramine and Claritin.  [...]

Oil Pulling Cured My Fever and Sinus

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The next time when you are feeling unwell, stuffy nose, having dental/ gum problems or feel a fever coming up, or a host of other chronic as well as acure health conditions, try oil pulling. It’s easy, almost free and uses only a simple ingredient- oil which is readily available in your kitchen. Oil pulling is [...]

Caught a chill? Chinese medicine is really effective

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Just last week I had caught a chill. I started way back the week before- where I did not feel well after downing a strong cup of Starbucks latte at night. Then the day after, which was a Sunday, I got caught in the light rain.  I had felt tired and tried to sweat it [...]

Silence In One Ear, Hearing Loss?

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Here is a symptom posed by a young boy: Okay, so at school, some tard popped a bag near my ear, about 4 feet away, and my ear suddenly closed up. This went away eventually, but then another tard did the same thing maybe… two days ago, and got the same effect. I’ve recently cleared [...]

Are my nose bleeds normal or a bad sign?

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Case study: I had nose bleeds when I was little but they stopped about the time of puberty. But a year or so ago the nose bleeds started again.  I don’t really have allergies and the nose bleeds don’t just happen a certain time in the year.  It has progressed to about two or more times a month. I was [...]