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A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Cough: Hydrate well. Consider using a warm air vaporizer. Mix several teaspoons of honey into herbal tea w a squeeze of lemon juice. Or make tea w 2 tsp of ... Read More
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Latonya Brown-Puryear
21 years experience in Pulmonary Critical Care
Cough: Numerous causes in a smoker. You should make an appointment and get it checked.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Glynis Ablon
28 years experience in Dermatology
There really is: no cure but products with guanefisin can help as can tea and honey and cough drops
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Louis Krenn
19 years experience in Family Medicine
Many reasons: Persons cough for various reasons. A cough can be associated with upper or lower respiratory infections, acid reflux, asthma (even without wheezing), ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Justin Greiwe
11 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Determine cause: Chronic cough is most commonly due to 3 conditions: asthma, post-nasal drip, or GERD (heartburn). You might have one or a combination of all three. Po ... Read More
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Dr. Ziad Akl
Dr. Ziad Akl answered
30 years experience in Infectious Disease
Reaction: Cough is a defense mechanism intended to clear the lungs and airways from anything offending them.
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Paul Harper
51 years experience in General Surgery
Get rid of it: Take cough medicine.
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Borookhim
24 years experience in Geriatrics
The cause of the: Cough determines the treatment. For example if your cough is secondary to heart burn or reflux, then the treatment life style changes, dietary changes ... Read More
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience in Internal Medicine
Phrenic nerve.: Irritation of the phrenic nerve somewhere along its course. The nerve travels from your spinal cord in your neck down through the chest, past the hea ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Anthony Leazzo
22 years experience in Family Medicine
First determine: The reason for the cough. Can try cough syrup and lemon juice mixed with honey or hot tea.

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