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Doctor insights on: Noise Quiet Room

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Stomach growling in quiet room. Why?

Stomach growling in quiet room. Why?

Nothing: Wrong with that, just embarrassing. We all get hungry at different times! ...Read more

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Why is it that in a quiet room I hear my ears ringing?

Why is it that in a quiet room I hear my ears ringing?

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

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If your headache feels better when your in a dark quiet room does it meen you have a migraine?

If your headache feels better when your in a dark quiet room does it meen you have a migraine?

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

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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

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

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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?

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

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In a quiet room I can hear a low noise in my ears, what is that?

In a quiet room I can hear a low noise in my ears, what is that?

Tinnitus: What you are describing is known as tinnitus. It could be a sign of hearing loss. You should see an ENT and have a hearing test. ...Read more

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Why did everyone in delivery room go quiet when my baby was born? I think she is beautiful even if extra toes, fingers.

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

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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?

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?

Ear stuffy: This is likely Eustachian tube dysfunction. Congestion plugs the tube, or it is naturally narrow, and opening it or "popping" the ears may make it go away. Practice gently popping your ears through the day and it might go away. Get it checked if it gets worse. ...Read more

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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?

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

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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?

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?

Yes: But if you need to use albuterol more than twice a week (aside from exercise) on a regular basis, then you will need to consult your doctor to revise the dose or add another drug. ...Read more

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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?

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?

Migraine headaches: If you have not seen your doc you need to do so. Having said that, consider biofeedback, clinical hypnosis (www. Asch. Net), psychotherapy for stress management, food sensitivity testing (Great Plains lab in KS, USA has a good one), massage. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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What is the best temp for my childs room?

It is: Always good to keep temperature between 68-72 degrees fahrenheit. You will need to adjust temperature accordingly from time to time depending on the weather. ...Read more

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What age should my child be in his own room?

What age should my child be in his own room?

Sleeping all Night: No real problems from day 1 at home. But certainly once sleeping thru the night. ...Read more

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Its hot in my room and I have fan on and I'm nausues ?

Open window: Open your window, turn the fan on high, and eat some soda crackers.

If cont problems, go see you DR ...Read more

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How healthy is it to stay in a recently painted room?

Ok: If it is well ventilated after the paint. The type of paint matters also. ...Read more

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Are there any good benefits from being in the steam room?

Are there any good benefits from being in the steam room?

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

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How do I quiet smoking?

How do I quiet smoking?

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

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What to do if I feel like the room is spinning?

What to do if I feel like the room is spinning?

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

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At 180/104 should I be going to emergency room?

At 180/104 should I be going to emergency room?

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

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How can I keep my room I sleep in well ventilated?

How can I keep my room I sleep in well ventilated?

Good question: The quality of the air we breathe during sleep is rarely examined. Consider active room filters and leaving the fan on your air conditioner if you have one. Depending on your outside environment a cracked window or fan will continually move the air around you. ...Read more

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What should a couple expect touring the delivery room?

What should a couple expect touring the delivery room?

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

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Please advise how to sleep in the same room as a snorer?

Please advise how to sleep in the same room as a snorer?

Stop: Get them to stop... Consider ear plugs... Or using a fan as white noise. Good luck... ...Read more

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How to quiet your mind for sleeping?

How to quiet your mind for sleeping?

Few options: Meditation, regular bed time routine, don't use electronics near bed time, proper sleep hygiene. ...Read more

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Is it possible to be shy/quiet and have adhd?

Is it possible to be shy/quiet and have adhd?

Sure: You don't have to be an outgoing person to have ADHD. The feelings of internal restlessness and impulsiveness should be recognizable though. ...Read more

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Could a surgical technologist suture in the operating room?

Could a surgical technologist suture in the operating room?

Legally, No: IN most of the States only a physician (surgeon) has privilege (s) to perform a surgical procedure, how ever a PA can do under supervision, surgical technologist may assist like cutting the suture, not allowed ...Read more