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Multiple Nosebleeds During Cold Weather Is It From Coldness Or From Dryness In The Air
Dryness: It's more likely to be from dryness which is more common in cold weather. Try nasal saline rinses or nasal gels before bed. Don't use products that are petroleum based like vaseline. ...Read more
A nosebleed is a symptom in which there is enough bleeding in the nose for a person to see it coming out of the nose or taste it going down the throat. Nosebleeds are often due to a broken small blood vessel, and stop when a clot forms at the break in the blood vessel. ...Read more
I had 3 nose bleeds in past 4 days. Due 2 cold weather? My nose is producing huge bloody boogers really fast. What is causing this & is this serious?
This is probably due: To drying and cracking of the membranes. Try a saline gel spray (such as ayr). ...Read more
I've had about 3 nose bleeds in the past 4 days & i think its due 2 the cold weather. My nose has been making a lot of big bloody boogers. Is this bad?
Nose bleeds ...: In a young healthy person can be as simple as a small ruptured blood vessel due to dryness or cracking. It also could be a harbinger of something more serious. You should have it looked at by a doctor if it persists. In the meantime try a nasal saline gel to lubricate and moisten your membranes. ...Read more
Head forward: The best thing to do is to bend the head forward. Here is a video on this topic http://www.Youtube.Com/watch?V=dp_i-gja7ui. ...Read more
Nosebleeds: Heavy nosebleeds can be caused by a structural problem with your nose or a bleeding problem like hemophilia. Please see an otolaryngologist (ear nose throat doctor) to rule out anatomic problems, and if he/she doesn't find anything, see a hematologist so they can check for a bleeding problem. ...Read more
Proabbly not: it's very common for blood to go down the throat. One small bleed that stopped promptly is not a big deal and not a reason for medical attention. If it keeps repeating or is a cup or greater, that would be a reason to see what is happening. Blood leaks, comes up. temporary then not a problem. ...Read more
My son is asthmatic. He's been having nose bleeds several times a day. The weather has been pretty warm here in montreal...Is this common?
Your son should: be seen in the office, by a family doctor or not. He should avoid blowing his nose, and picking at it. Those are the most common reasons for which people make it nosebleeds, on top of that the weather and the dryness from the heating systems here in Montréal make it so that it's much better to have a humidifier. But he needs to be seen in office regardless. By ORL/ENT physician or family physician ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I had two nose bleeds this summer. It;a been very hot, like 33C, but I wasn't exposed to hot weather for more than 1 hour (or less). Is this grave?
I always have a blocked nose at night or during a cold weather. is it normal? is there any simple remedy as it can be really torturing sometimes
Nasal saline: Start with a nasal saline spray and see if it helps. ...Read more
I was walking in really cold weather for my breathing. I seem better breathing cold winter air. Strange or not?
Dry air does suck...: ...The moisture out of your skin. After you bathe or shower, apply a good emollient lotion (any brand will do) to your skin while it is still moist, to lock in the moisture. If that doesn't solve the problem, there is more going on than just dry skin, and you will have to see a dermatologist. ...Read more
Why are my migraines worse in the winter? My migraines are more frequent and more severe during the cold weather months. Are migraines seasonal?
??: Probably the reason that you have not received an answer is in the formation of the question. Hard to understand what you are asking. ...Read more
I get out of breath easily during exercise and in cold weather. Help! what is this? Is it serious?
Does swelling & heaviness in wrist tendon (specially at night during cold weather) indicate any serious issue for 57+ yr female ?
Arthritis?: Yes sounds like only one wrist. It it your dominant side? Now do need a better history. Did you ever have any trauma to this wrist? The flare up such as swelling and tenderness is of concern. Chances are you either overworked of injured thus are in the past now you get flare ups you need to rest the limb and perhaps some ice abd ibuprophen to start. Passive movement is always helpful. If no reli ...Read more
The cold weather seems to be making the bones in my leg hurt. Is this normal if i'm 19 years old and i did not feel pain during the previous winter?
Cold: Cold is known to cause bone or joint pain. Sometimes, cold can make hands and feet blue (vascular changes from Reynaud's Syndrome). Assuming no muscular injury/inflammation, this is normal for your age. Advil 400 mg po q 6 hrs for pain. If bone pain persists when not cold, contact MD for further evaluation. ...Read more
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