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Doctor insights on: Air Climber

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How many calories can you burn doing 1 hour of air climber?

How many calories can you burn doing 1 hour of air climber?

A fair number: The more you weigh, the more calories you will burn. If a 100-lb. Woman uses the stair climber for 30 minutes, she will burn about 159 calories. If a 200-lb. Woman uses the stair climber for the same length of time, she will burn 318 calories. Themore pedal resistance you use the slower your stepping rate. ...Read more

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What is air hunger?

What is air hunger?

Shortness of breath: Air hunger occurs when the patient is working hard to breath and using extra muscles to do so (ie neck muscles or abdominal muscles). Another term would be increased work of breathing. ...Read more

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Are chickin pocs air born?

Are chickin pocs air born?

Yes: Particularly during the respiratory phase of the illness the patient coughing will spew virus into the air and you can inhale the varicella-zoster virus which causes chickenpox and become infected. ...Read more

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What causes air in your back ?

Trauma: This condition has been decribed after trauma, to include motor vehicle collisions and suspension from hooks. It is not a common condition. ...Read more

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How come i feel like i need more air?

How come i feel like i need more air?

Lung capacity: This could be that your lung capacity is diminished either from obstructive disease or some other pathology. This is always a serious problem especially in someone age 42. Best to consult with your family doctor or a pulmonary specialist as soon as possible. ...Read more

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How to avoid fog air ?

What: are you talking about????? Ask again with more details! Dr Z ...Read more

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What is ethmoid air cells?

What is ethmoid air cells?

Part of sinuses: Check out http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/ethmoid_sinus for more info.

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Is syphilis spread in the air?

Is syphilis spread in the air?

No: Syphillis is not spread in the air like a flu or cold. Transmission requires direct contact with the germ.This can be as it passes mom to baby in her blood, thru a tainted blood transfusion(they test it to avoid that) &direct contact with sores during sex or other contact. ...Read more

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How do people get air embolisms?

How do people get air embolisms?

Procedures: Air embolism is caused by air bubbles in the vascular system; venous air embolism can result from the intro of air through IV lines, especially central lines, and generally must be substantial to block pulmonary blood flow and cause symptoms. Arterial air embolism in even small amounts can cause death by blockage of coronary or cerebral arteries. ...Read more

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Why do I wake up gasping for air?

Why do I wake up gasping for air?

Rule out sleep apnea: An important sleep disorder that involves waking up, gasping for air, and often also involves snoring is called obstructive sleep apnea. There is a temporary closing off of the airway during sleep that causes periods of no breathing and therefore involuntary waking. There are other conditions that can involve gasping, including waking from nightmares, night terrors, anxiety attacks, and others. ...Read more

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Is it possible i could drown in air?

Is it possible i could drown in air?

Air is essential: You need air to live. A fish "drowns" in air. There are circumstances in which the oxygen is out of the air such as a closed garage with a motor runnjng (carbon monoxide poisoning) or for instance volcanic craters in which gas from the fumarole displaces the air. Luckily we mostly have normal, livable air around us. ...Read more

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Does cold air make you feel better ?

Brisk, cold air: Can feel envigorating/ stimulating for many. But there are some people who do not tolerate it well and end up feeling chilled or ill. ...Read more

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Can air get caught in your shoulder?

Can air get caught in your shoulder?

Shoulder: Only if injected or put in the shoulder during surgery. Most likely however it would be in small amounts and absorbed. There have been rare cases of an "air embolus" leaving the shoulder during surgery when large amounts of air have entered the shoulder and the bone surfaces have been exposed. These can be fatal but once again are extremely rare (case reports). ...Read more

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Looking for air pollution level data?

Looking for air pollution level data?

EPA.gov: The following site is a good starting point. http://www.epa.gov/. ...Read more

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How long can pet dander stay in the air?

How long can pet dander stay in the air?

4 months: The available information is for cat dander, but dog is probably similar. Typically about 4 months is needed to decrease levels to below 8 microgram/gram carpet dust. It is possible for levels to persist longer. ...Read more

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Can air trapping be caused by pneumonia?

Can air trapping be caused by pneumonia?

Sometimes: If air trapping predated pneumonia (asthma or COPD) patient may have underlying condition that could lead to superimposed pneumonia. Pneumonia may exist with area of compensatory hyperaeration which is not air trapping,. Viral pneumonia certainly can be associated with air trapping. Common bacterial pneumonias usually are not air trapping. ...Read more

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How can air pollution affect our health?

How can air pollution affect our health?

Increases many risks: It is estimated 3 million people die prematurely each year from outdoor air pollution and indoor air pollution also kills many. Air pollution increases risk of lung disease, heart disease, strokes and cancer. While most of these effects occur over time, bad pollution can cause acute deaths from asthma. See http://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs313/en/ and http://tinyurl.com/y8fhtocm ...Read more