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Cough Only When Talking
The cough reflex is a protective mechanism that uses muscles in your throat and chest to expel mucous and saliva that may contain pathogens that would otherwise possibly be inhaled via aerosol or to expel pathogens infecting the throat and respiratory system. Cough benefits the host by reducing load and benefits the pathogen which may then spread via aerosol. ...Read more
Coughing for 3 months.
On cough syrup but it only works for awhile. Gets worst at night.
Sometimes theres wheezing sound after i cough when i breathe
What does it mean when your choking but coughing very deep like you smoke cigarettes ? But only cough not sick
Check it out: Mnay reasons may just be sinus issues ...Read more
Can you get sick by breathing in the exhalation or the snores when someone who is sleeping of someone who is sick or only when they cough sneeze spit?
Needs immediate care: Your description of your child worries me. At that age, he may have inhaled a foreign body into his lungs, he could have an infection, an asthma attack - so many possibilities. Also, are immunizations up-to-date? Concerned about whooping cough (pertussis) with this history. This should not wait the weekend - he needs to be evaluated today! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Bad cough and producing yellow sputum. Notice wheezing from my chest when I laugh or lie down. Cough worse when laying down. What should I take?
Someone in my family has a hoarse voice and sometimes a dry cough but he coughs quite loudly when he does but then does not cough for long time after?
What does it mean when feel like your lung are cold n have wheezing and feeling cold and short of breath every once in a while after he coughs really?
My son only cough, sneeze and sniffle at night when he's trying to go to sleep. It happens quite often. He has allergies but only does this at night.
Allergic rhinitis: Nasal congestion that occurs at bedtime and upon waking up is often times the result of a dust mite allergy. Claritin and Zyrtec are two over the counter allergy medications approved for children. If symptoms resolve after routine use of these medications daily, the diagnosis is more likely. ...Read more
Many causes: Many causes, dry environment, clotting problems, medications, etc. Visit your doctor for an evaluation into all the possible causes and treatments ...Read more
Have a cough. Throat hurts at night & early morning only. 1 side of throat hurts when I cough hard. No phlegm or mucus when I cough anymore. Cold or ?
What is a gasp and when is it a concern. She doesn't stop breathing at night; will gasp kind of like in the whooping cough cemercial. No cough with it.?
Probably benign: I assume you are referring to a small child. The cause of this may vary with age. Pauses and sighs are common during sleep and not concerning. High pitched breathing noises on breathing in may occur in infants with acid reflux. I would recommend that you try and capture a video on your phone and bring it to your child's pediatrician. Red flags would be problems growing and labored breathing. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
16 yr old has a constant cough & sniffle for years. Only when he's awake, when sleeping he's fine. What can that be?
It could be a tic: Occasionally children or teenagers will have respiratory symptoms that are due to unconscious, repetitive action of the muscles of respiration. Coughing and throat clearing may result, but will only occur when awake. Especially if your doctor has ruled out other problems and if there are other tics (e.g. Blinking), add or a family history, the diagnosis of respiratory tic should be considered. ...Read more
I get breathless with wheezing early in the norning only when i have wet cough and it goes away when i use my inhaler. Asthma?
Sore throat only when swallowing, worse when sleeping, less pain when I look up to swallow--only on right side of throat. Spray for PND has not helped?
After exercise or even breathing in hard, trachea feels dry and hurts. Cough a lot. Is it because I am sick or asthma. Cough for few mins after. ?
My throat hurts when i cough. My flem is green when i cough out the flem. But I have no temperature or any difficulties swollowing or sleep problem s?
Short of breath while eating, talking and laying down. Feels like something squeezes air out of me. Dry cough when it happens. Non smoker. No anxiety.
? Airways problem: Airway hyper-responsiveness, or twitchy airways can be the cause, in other words some sort of asthma. Acid reflux, overweight, physical activity + other triggers can induce symptoms in susceptible patients.A simple peak flow respiratory measurement before and after bronchodilator can give us a clue, or spirometry.At any rate you need to be evaluated by your doctor who would better direct your care ...Read more
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