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Does The Sun Help A Cold
No it can't: Sun exposure will produce vit. D, cause wrinkles and skin cancer. It will not help a cold. The zinc in coldeze may shorten the duration of a cold by a day or so. Throat lozenges for sore throat, Pseudoephedrine for nasal congestion, Robitussin-DM for cough and tylenol (acetaminophen) for pain and discomfort when needed are what i recommend. There is no medical cure but wait 7 days and it will be gone. ...Read more
8th day of cold. Still have little yello/white cattarh and dry with some productive morning cough. Does the sun and the sea get me better?
When I was a baby my mom said I went really cold and white. She Dressed me warm and put me out in the sun. What caused this and does it effect me now?
Who knows?: This is impossible to determine based on what you have told us. Are you happy? Successful? Healthy? If so, great. If you are not, find out why by getting a thorough history and physical and following your doc's suggestions afterward. ...Read more
What would cause my nose to be red a lot of the time, people always ask me if I have been in the sun. It does get more red if cold or hot.
It seems cold or hot: Causes dilation of u blood vessel which causes the redness in addition u may be getting anxious. ...Read more
My daughter experience is excruciatingly cold and hot pain after being in the Sun too long. She does not sunburn. Her reacting lasts for several days?
Sunburn: For a kid that has been expoused to a sunburn use calamine lotion, or aloe vera-based gels to provide some relief this usually shouldn't last longer than 3 days. Next time remember to use sunscreen at least 50 SPF protection and reaply after two hours. Do not forget to give them plenty fluids in this hot summer. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I've had cold sores before but just recently I kissed a girl and the sores are kinda forming it's been 3 days since I was also on the sun a lot?
Cold sores: The sun is more than likely the cause of your cold sores ...Read more
Is there a cure for cold sores yet? If not what is the best prevention of them, I like being in the sun a lot and I'm afraid to get one every time
Cold sores : Herpes simplex is divided into two types: HSV type 1 and HSV type 2. Both of these conditions can affect your mouth or your genitals and can be spread via oral sex. There no cure for HSV infection and often stress is an aggravating factor. Cold sores generally clear up without treatment within 10-14 days. Abreva is an OTC topical remedy used to help speed healing and minimize pain. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
When i walk under the sun or I do activities at home, my skin turns to small red pills and disapear in 15mnts after washing it with cold water. Help?
Need diagnosis first: It sounds like you have cholinergic urticaria which are small hives caused by a physical agent like heat, activity, sweat, pressure etc. Treatment can be challenging but first you need your rash properly diagnosed. Visit with your dermatologist for a proper diagnosis and treatment options. ...Read more
Re: cold air asthma--advair seems to make me catch every infection under the sun. Albuterol only helps a little. What other options are there?
Ipratropium: My asthma patients, and I have quite a few, don't report increased respiratory infections when they take advair or other inhaled corticosteroids to help control their asthma. Quite the opposite, really. So this unusual association is something you should report to your physician. Atrovent (ipratropium) is a useful bronchodilator that can help block symptoms of triggered asthma by cold air. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Weak immune system. Have meds that say watch sun intake. I was in the sun for 4 hrs sharing drink with a friend. I've had a cold 4 days nothing helps?
A cold is vague: I think it is unfair to assume yourself having a weak immune system without being diagnosed by a doctor or an immunologist to quantify which immune system is weak. A lot of things can make you feel sick including staying out in the sun for several hours. If your symptoms does not improve, you deserve a doctor's visit. ...Read more
I have low bp all the time , i feel dizzy in the sun and my palms and feet are cold but body is burning hot . Palms also sweat. I feel dizzy often and blur visioned many a times . I got blood test done so my cotisol hormone was low in the evening and fine
Not felt well past week, after a day out in the sun, got a cold, sore throat, then a headache, now it's nausea, tight jaw and acid reflux and fatigue?
Please see: Please see your doctor for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. ...Read more
109.2x that of Earth: http://solarsystem.nasa.gov/planets/sun/facts Here's some relevant medical advise: Use sunscreen whenever and wherever skin is exposed to the sun. Do not stare directly into the sun even with sunglasses. Visual exposure to natural sunlight early in the morning can alleviate seasonal depression and generally give you more energy early in the day. The sun can power your home. Love the sun. ...Read more
Yes (rare): Solar urticaria is hives triggered by the sun. This is very rare. More likely are photo-toxic or photo-allergic reactions due to medications that when the person is exposed to the sun trigger a rash. These are quite common and if confusing can be diagnosed by allergists or dermatologists. ...Read more
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