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Noise Quiet Room
No masking: When there is competing environmental sounds, the ringing in your ears can be "masked" or drowned out. This is why some physicians recommend the use of noise machines or air fans for those individuals who had difficulty sleeping due to the ringing when in a quiet setting. ...Read more
Migraines: Photophobia (light sensitivity) and photophobia (sensitivity to noose) are common symptoms of migraines. The headaches are usually intermittently occurring lasting at least 4 hours, start in one side of the head, throbbing, associated with nausea and worsened by activity. Photo and phonophobia are sugestive of migraines but not specific as it could be seen in headaches due to other conditions. ...Read more
When working out hard I can hear my heart in a complete quiet room. It's like a squishing noise. Is this bad? I'm scared
That is normal.: When you exercise, your heart beats harder. It is not unusual to have awareness of your heart beating (like a pounding or squishing in your ears), especially if it is quiet. ...Read more
Every time my pro air hfa inhaler gets weaker, I get a little wheeze that you can only hear when I'm in a quiet room (end of exhale).Why?
Return inhaler: Pro air hfa should deliver the same quality and quantity of albuterol with each actuaction until the counter reads zero. If you believe the inhaler is defective, return it to the pharmacy for a replacement. If you find that you are having symptoms that are not controlled, check with your doctor. ...Read more
Why did everyone in delivery room go quiet when my baby was born? I think she is beautiful even if extra toes, fingers.
Extra digits: Extra digits occur and if they are such that they may cause biomechanical issues, they can be removed. An evaluation of what bones are duplicated must be done in order to remove the accessory or supranumerary. Children recover well from this. All children, even those with extra digits are beautiful! ...Read more
My right ear feels stuffy and there is a very very slight ringing (when one is alone in a quiet room) and it only goes away after I take a shower?
What can I do at home myself for migraine pain? Have used hot baths, cold compress, OTC meds, dark quiet room and neck rubs. Any thing else to try?
Migraine prophylaxis: Any migraine must be viewed as a valid medical disorder and the headache assessment must be comprehensive. Once a diagnosis of migraine has been made, effective management of migraine involves three specific strategies: 1) patient education, 2) non-pharmacological management, and 3) pharmacological (medical) management. Rec.:see: orofacial pain or headache specialist. ...Read more
I'm on dulera, (formoterol and mometasone) Any time I'm wheezing if I go in a quiet room and take deep breaths an I hear wheezing do I have to use albuteral?
My Wife is experiencing headache (better by: rest, nsaids (ibuprofen, naproxen, etc.)) (side: all sides, front, left) (time frame: gradual onset). .. she describes as worst migraine ever. Dark room, quiet, visual spots. Took migraine med and benadry?
Open your window, turn the fan on high, and eat some soda crackers.
If cont problems, go see you DR ...Read more
Ok: If it is well ventilated after the paint. The type of paint matters also. ...Read more
Possibly: Theoretically, it should open up your pores in the skin, loosen up mucus in the sinuses, help loosen up sore muscles and increase blood flow. It is recommended to take a cool shower after a steam bath to close up the pores again. There maybe certain medical problems in which it is not recommended to be in a steam bath. ...Read more
Ways to quit: Smoking is a very difficult habit and addiction to quit. Average number of tries is seven. Use a nicotine patch or puffer instead of cigarettes, but wean to using the patch or puffer exclusively, then wean the patch or puffers. Medications may be helpful as well, but some of these have side effects. Get support from friends and family and contact the american lung assoc. For a quitting packet. ...Read more
Vertigo: Greetings. Vertigo that recurs makes us think of a few different possible causes. Vertigo can be treated with meclizine. I usually recommend obtaining 12.5 mg tablets. You can take 1-2 tabs every 8 hours as needed for dizziness. I never recommend staying on these medications long term. Different treatments are available for recurring vertigo episodes. See your ENT if symptoms persist. Good Luck ...Read more
Depends: If you usually have high blood pressure, and there are no other symptoms, take your BP medications and try to get to your doctor asap, if your blood pressure usually normal or never been that high before, and/ or you are having other symptoms like dizziness, headache, visual changes, palpitations, shortness of breath, chest pain or pressure, than you do need to go to er. ...Read more
Answered questions: A good tour should familiarize you with the hospital policies procedures and how things work in a delivery room. Hopefully all your questions all be answered. Write down what you can before you go to be sure you do not forget. ...Read more
Stop: Get them to stop... Consider ear plugs... Or using a fan as white noise. Good luck... ...Read more