Answers in 'Aerospace medicine'
Cough for about 30 days, Chest x ray revealed partially collapsed lung (about 20%). Just finished azithromycin. PA at urgent care says I can fly?
28w pregnant. Blocked::Snapping::Popping ears since 16w pregnant. ENT can see nothing. Could this be from increased blood::Pressure in head? No prev isue
81 yr-old woman with 1 year of frequent spells of hot, prickly, tingling all over skin; hands cold, chest tightness, and exhaustion after spells.....?
A 26 year old otherwise healthy male who has developed anal fissures that do not heal. Not amenable to surgical repair. Has tried hyperbaric oxygen.
A girl with the stomach bug vomited 10 seats ahead of me on the plane before we took off.Bec of tight air circulation, is there a chance ill get sick?
Are there types of mold that can make me sick?
After a 3 hour eve flight the next day I woke up with severe blurred vision for about 30 minutes.But was fine coming home.Due to fly again.Wt was it?
Badly sprained foot 3 days ago. have to fly 5.5 hours tomorrow. Afraid of DVT. Should I fly?
Can I take Sudafed PE with Meclizine?
Can I fly with a benign ovarian cyst?
Can i fly with viral vertigo?
Can i take bonnie motion sickness pills with chronic bronchitis?
Can traveling (driving) to places of higher elevation cause a recurrent spontaneous pneumothorax? Somewhere around 6000 to 8000 foot difference?
Can you take meclizine and naproxen together?
Can I fly with cellulitis on my foot+shin? It improved but then worsened with a flight back to the US. I need to fly tonight for a funeral, bad idea?
Can a pneumothorax cause burping too?
Can I get an infection from a mosquito bite?
Can I catch hypothermia in warm weather?
Can babies get sunburned?
Can you travel at 28-29 weeks pregnant on a plane? Is a 3 hrs trip
Thank God I'm not high risk or having any complications.
Diamox is contraindicated with salicylates. Is it safe to use a chemical exfoliant with 1% salicylic acid while taking it?
During upper respitory infection, is it helpful to take docongestant before flying to avoid ear pain upon decent?
Does sea water have things in it that can make me or my kids sick?
Ear popped and drained for 2 weeks with hearing loss for 2 months. 5 months now, ear clicks. Drainage was white clumps then clear yellow fluid. I have?
Ear is blocked, headache, eyes hurt.ear wax drops do nothing. Motion sickness when driving. What could this be?
Hi I feel pressure build in my ears it's like I'm on a plane also I can feel like there's fluid that's just draining inside my inner ear????
How long can I take meclizine for inner ear issues?
How long does it take to get sunburned?
How long do I have to boil water for it to be safe to drink?
How can I stop my heart from racing after being scared?
Headache, jaw pain, rt ear pops occasionally, Dr. Said my rt ear sucked in, dizziness in the AM, small cough. Sphenoid surgery 1 yrAgo..sinus again?
How can I recover emotionally from a hurricane disaster?
How many survive staying in hurricanes?
I have a small pneumothorax from a cracked rib from hockey on Mar 17.. the lung is almost back to normal... can I fly to Denver on April 4th?
I get terrible barometric pressure headaches.Don't have allergies or get stuffy or runny nose.Would balloon sinus procedure help sinus pain::Pressure?
I had scoliosis surgery and have 2 rods in the top of my spine. This was 6 years ago. Could I skydive?
I am experiencing painful hand::Thumb joints (little better by: nsaids (ibuprofen, naproxen, etc.)) (side: both) (time frame: moved to high altitude?
I am having nasal polyp surgery . I just found out of a funeral I must attend 2 days later and I will need to fly. What do I do?
I have normal pressure hydrocephalus, had surgery back in November of 2015 I do not have a shunt I wanted to know if it was safe for me to fly?
I am experiencing dizziness and nausea (severity: mild) . I flew yesterday too. Should I be concerned.
I am experiencing sore throat and ear ache (worsened by: air travel) (severity: mild) (quality: throbbing) . What can I take I'm currently nursing ?
Is it safe to travel by plane when you are one month pregnant?
Is it safe to travel by plane for around 3 hours in the first month of pregnancy?
I am scheduled for a 2nd C Section in two wks. My first C section w:: spinal anes. I had a seizure on the table & air embolism. What caused the seizure
If I took a 2mg Lunesta at 11pm, but am wide awake at 3am, can I take another, even a half (1mg)? I don't need to be up for another 8 hours. Jet lag!
I get severe motion sickness. A friend wants to take me flying on a single jet airplane. What can I do to prevent getting ?
I just found out I have a large polyp in my rectum. it IS cancerous. I am suppose to fly to Jamaica this Friday. Is it safe for me to fly with a polyp?
I never used to have motion sickness but suddenly it started in a flight. Now i am scared to even sit in a car.Why did it happen? How to cure it ASAP?
Is it normal for healthy person to have low oxygen on flight? Dipped down to 91-89 on my last flight and had a headache. Worried about undiagnosed PE.
Im 31 and was just diagnosed with acute vertigo, taking antivert 3-4 times a day helps me balence, but the screeching and partial hearing loss! HELP!
I have to stay in a shelter with lots of people. If someone has Zika, are we all going to catch it?
I have felt anxious since the news about the hurricane started. Will it go away on its own?
If someone gets hit on the head but not knocked out, should I try to keep them awake? How long?
If I’m working in the heat is it better to drink water or gatorade?
Is it ok to eat food from a refrigerator that has no power?
If I can’t get a splinter out will it get infected?
I am flying in 48 hours with a ear infection with fuild in the ear. They are popping but the fuild won't come out. Is it safe? I am on antibiotics.
I am flying on plane 48 hours but have ear infection. I am taking antibiotics and decongestant. I can still feel fuild but they are popping Is it safe?
In 48 hours I am flying 5 hour flight but I have an ear infection. I am on antibiotics and decongestant but I am worried. Should I fly? Is it safe.
I was cleaning my vag with heavy pressure of water, and water got inside. I squirted it out, but I have bad anxiety and thinking about air embolism?
Is it okay to take meclizine everyday? i have bad allergies and sometimes triggers vertigo attack i take zyrtec everyday already.
I have vertigo caused by weakness in left ear combined with neck problems causing vertigo that has been ongoing for last 5 months. can I fly?
I am having a second epidural steroid injection at 1pm monday and I have a 5 hour flight the next day is that safe?
Is it possible to develop an air embolism from an arterial blood gas draw?
Is 2 weeks too soon to do air travel after major surgery. Going on a 3 hour flight. ?
I have been having symptoms of bv or a yeast infection so I tried the method of a hydrogen peroxide douche. Could I get an air embolism from this?
I take .5m of Xanax (alprazolam) when needed but noticed when I took it last time on a flight I woke almost gasping for air. Will Xanax (alprazolam) cause breathing problems?
I have IIH, started 500mg Diamox (acetazolamide). started to help for 4 weeks, but now SX have come back, I think I need more than 500mg. What's normal dose for iih?
I had from Barotrauma last Jan during a dive as I didn't equalize my ears effectively. Ended with partial hearing loss and tinnitus. Can I dive again?
I'm pregnant and want to have sexual intercourse with my partner but am frightened that I will get a air embolism, is this rare and is this unlikely?
Light headedness, nausea, dizziness and cold feet just after sitting inside the airplane(even before takeoff). Can this be Heart problem ?
My ear pops an sounds muffled an hear my self breathing usually laying down it goes a way but comes back an now it hurts wen I drink cold or hot?
Mammo came back normal. Ques regarding scar tissue on both side of breasts. No sympt. Had pneumothorax on both sides. Could scar tissue issue b that?
My left ear pops when i talk, should I be worried?
My right eye pains when I close them, it's not very painful but I'm worried, I remember yesterday that an insect was flying and entered my eyes but it was removed quickly... How to remove the pain?i
Oncologists: Does medical research identify a history of spontaneous pneumothorax as a risk factor for developing lung cancer later in one's life?
Playing a video game when I suddenly felt very dizzy and sick I didn't enjoy my dinner at all , I sat right by a big tv screen could this be motion sickness?
Ruptured my ear drum august of this year and still have pain when I hear loud noises, etc. is it safe to fly now and safe to hear noises making pain?
Safe to fly? 23 weeks pregnant with 2cm partial placenta previa. No bleeding, cramping or anything. Otherwise, pregnancy has gone very well.
Started with upper respiratory virus. Then chest x Ray revealed subtle opacification on left lobe. is this collapsed lung? No one seems concerned
Tore my frenulum about a month ago during intercourse and it appears healed but still can't have intercourse AT ALL without extreme bleeding or pain.
Three weeks ago I suffered a mild concussion. Over the last couple weeks, i have displayed symptoms of post concussive syndrome. Safe to air travel?
Where should you put your medication when you're going on a plane?
When is it safe for a new born baby to fly on a commercial airline?
When is it safe to fly after maxillary Antrostomy surgery?
What is the definition or description of: Jet lag?
What is the definition or description of: Fear of flying?
When I swallow my right ear keeps popping. I have post nasal drip as well. What could this be? How do I fix it?
What is the definition or description of: Air embolism?
What can I try for my MS related vertigo? Meclizine does not help and makes me feel strange and gross. Any help appreciated!
What is the process involved from Diamox that causes my feet to have pins and needles?Why exactly does this happen?
Why is one more susceptible to nausea & more likely to vomit from motion sickness if they have food in their stomach?
Water went inside my vagina after taking a bath. I am pregnant. Scared that it's going to cause a air embolism and I'm going to die?
What is food poisoning and how do I know if I have it?
What is the best way to get something out of my eye?
Will I get PTSD from surviving a natural disaster?
Why does boiling water make it safe to drink?
Will standing in sea water too long damage my skin?
What types of infections can I get from contaminated drinking water?
Would you know within two days if you had a collapsed lung?