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Doctor insights on: Electric Air Mattress

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Is it safe for my child to sleep on a vinyl air mattress?

Is it safe for my child to sleep on a vinyl air mattress?

Yes: And depends how old. If it is a baby it is best to keep him in a play yard or crib, if it is a child who is used to a bed it should be fine as long as it does not deflate. Always put a cotton sheet on it, so you child won´t get to hot. ...Read more

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Why does a new air mattress only cure my dust mite problems for a few days?

Why does a new air mattress only cure my dust mite problems for a few days?

They are everywhere: Dust mites are not just in your mattress. They are in your clothes, your carpet, your curtains, and all your upholstered furniture. Most allergists are able to help you figure out how to reduce (not eliminate) exposure to dust mites. ...Read more

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I lost my balance standing on an air mattress and when i fell my my right arm went behind my head and now i cant hardly lift it and i have pain in my?

I lost my balance standing on an air mattress and when i fell my my right arm went behind my head and now i cant hardly lift it and i have pain in my?

Injury to Arm: You have either bruised your arm muscles or may have broken one of the bones in the arm. The only way to know what to do is either go see a physician or let us know how your arm looks on the surface? color? ?swelling? Can your move(bend and roll your wrist? What pain medication are you taking? If you send these details, we can offer you further guidance. ...Read more

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Why is it if I sleep on a couch or air mattress I get pain in my hips? In a bed, no pain? Even napping on the couch after an hour I get the pain? Tx

Why is it if I sleep on a couch or air mattress I get pain in my hips?  In a bed, no pain?  Even napping on the couch after an hour I get the pain? Tx

Hip pain : When you sleep on a couch or an air mattress they don't give enough support for your body, so parts of your body sags in the mattress, it is best if you avoid that since you're getting the pain every time, why suffer? The problem is in the mattress & not in you. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Medically will it be alright to use an electric mattress in moderate night temp say +4°c and above?

Medically will it be alright to use an electric mattress in moderate night temp say +4°c and above?

Controversy: Typically you will not want to raise your body temperature throughout the night with mattress warmer. Can cause changes to sleep and hormonal balance. If you can see if you can set a timer to stop heating after about 30 minutes which is about the time that many people start going into a deeper sleep. ...Read more

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What can I do while airing my house out from an electric fire to help with the symptoms of nausea, sore throat and shortness of breath?

What can I do while airing my house out from an electric fire to help with the symptoms of nausea, sore throat and shortness of breath?

Wear Mask/Stay out: If you can stay out of the house, then do so. If you have to go in, then wear a mask. It may be something as simple as a painters mask or something more advanced like one you would find at a store specializing in bottled gases (propane, oxygen, etc.). ...Read more

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Why are there so many people on electric wheelchairs?

Why are there so many people on electric wheelchairs?

Because Medicare: Part a pays, and the companies make a bundle. May not measure up to fraud, but it seems like abuse, and certainly overuse from before. Just because one can get expensive technology does not mean everyone should. ...Read more

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Electric shock symptoms ?

Electric shock symptoms ?

Very safe : I do electro convulsive shock treatment/ect for treating mostly severe depression. It is a very safe treatment and has rare side effects... Headache or some body aches and pains etc. Some memory loss but it comes back. It is costly and does not last long, but can pull you out of severe depression for a year or so. ...Read more

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Do electric shocks affect sprem?

Do electric shocks affect sprem?

Here are some...: Shock treatment for urinary stones not directly targeting to testes will not affect sperm production and viability. In fact, I have been unaware if there is any specific study done to address the concern raised in this Q. May I ask why you have such Q, for reality or for curiosity? Please share with the world if any. ...Read more

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How do you acquire an electric wheelchair?

Electric chair: There are specific criteria but includes pain; inability to walk or stand for long periods of time; and certain diagnoses such as rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, and neurologic disorders. Be sure to consult your healthcare provider. ...Read more

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Are burning electric fumes bad for your health?

Avoid: The fumes are certainly not helpful. No one is going to do a study with a control group about this. Best to avoid as much as possible ...Read more

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What are electric nerve impulses i can control called?

What are electric nerve impulses i can control called?

Please clarify: You are not likely to get an answer to this question because its meaning isn't clear. There is no such thing as an electric nerve impulse. Neuronal transmission is an electrochemical process, and yes, there IS a difference. As for control, all voluntary thoughts and movements are under our control. That's the definition of voluntary. ...Read more

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Do electric toothbrushes work better than non-electric?

Do electric toothbrushes work better than non-electric?

Yes: Until i started useing the electric myself i thought the manuel was as good. But it is not. The electric is much more effective. ...Read more