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Constant pain right side back of head when inhale in right nostril or press /move septum. 9 months. Lidocaine helps or breathing warm moist air?

Constant pain right side back of head when inhale in right nostril or press /move septum. 9 months. Lidocaine helps or breathing warm moist air?

You may have a: Significant problem with your nasal structures or sinuses or both. Make an appointment with an Ear Nose and Throat health care provider (ENT) for evaluation and management. ...Read more

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After bein in da cool air I started coughing n short of breath (around 7). Had to pt head down. By 3rd pd (10:40) I was fine. Wat is dis?

After bein in da cool air I started coughing n short of breath (around 7). Had to pt head down. By 3rd pd (10:40) I was fine. Wat is dis?

Asthma: Sounds like an asthma attack to me. If you could hear wheezing (a high pitched squeaky noise when you exhale) that would support it. A test called "spirometry" would confirm it. There are excellent fast acting inhaler medications that you can keep on hand if it ever happens again. Good luck! ...Read more

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What could it be when I inhale thru my nose it feels like im inhaling an air with an oil with it and it feels like its hot flashes.

What could it be when I inhale thru my nose it feels like im inhaling an air with an oil with it and it feels like its hot flashes.

See your doctor: If you don't actually find any secretion, perhaps your nasal cavities are too dry. Try some otc saline spray to see if this may help. Excessive dryness in the nose often occurs in people who had too much of their nasal turbinates removed. ...Read more

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Do hospital face-masks protect you from inhaling radiation if there's radioactive stuff in the air?

Do hospital face-masks protect you from inhaling radiation if there's radioactive stuff in the air?

Surgical masks No: Surgical masks won't cut it (pun).
You did ask about Niosh Masks on a former HT. See: http://www. Cdc. Gov/niosh/npptl/topics/respirators/factsheets/respfact. Html ...Read more

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Is it safe to use a "salt air inhaler" used with pure himalayan salt crystals? You inhale through mouth, exhale through nose. I have allergy asthma

Is it safe to use a "salt air inhaler" used with pure himalayan salt crystals? You inhale through mouth, exhale through nose. I have allergy asthma

No: All treatments have risk. I don't know any evidence that pure himalayan salt crystals are helpful for asthma or what the side effects and/or risks of this product may be. Therefore I would do this. There are several proven effective asthma medications that have known minimum risk. ...Read more

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Wisdom teeth extractions 5 days ago. When inhale through my lft nostril I feel pressure/air at the upper site. Guessing sinus floor link? ABX almost done

Wisdom teeth extractions 5 days ago. When inhale through my lft nostril I feel pressure/air at the upper site. Guessing sinus floor link? ABX almost done

Sinus communication: Extraction of upper wisdom teeth can result in a communication between your mouth and your sinus. See your surgeon for assessment and treatment if needed. ...Read more

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I'm having symptoms of a head ache to light sound temperature to air going in my ears or when I breath through my nose. An when I bend over it makes it worse. I'm also getting over slowly from a head and chest cold and sore throat. What do you think my hea

I'm having symptoms of a head ache to light sound temperature to air going in my ears or when I breath through my nose. An when I bend over it makes it worse. I'm also getting over slowly from a head and chest cold and sore throat. What do you think my hea

Mgt: If you have nasal congestion, green drainage, or sinus pain, you may have a sinusitis infection which is treated with antibiotics. Migraines may be triggered by light or sound. I would advise nasal saline drops/rinses, checking your temperature and staying well hydrated. If the headaches and other symptoms persist, a visit with your physician should be scheduled. ...Read more

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I'm having chest heaviness and needing rescue inhaler daily I know I should be seen but I'm in a Afc and the staff is hard headed what should I do?

I'm having chest heaviness and needing rescue inhaler daily I know I should be seen but I'm in a Afc and the staff is hard headed what should I do?

Better seethe doctor: It seems your asthma is not controlled and acid reflux may be added problem, it is very important to consult doctor and get your treatment done properly. Be regular in your medication intake. Ask your doctor to talk to staff to give you time to see your physician as needed, hope you feel better ...Read more

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When I inhale I feel aches in my head?

When I inhale I feel aches in my head?

Get checked for: Sinusitis since you've been having stuffy nose. Tension or muscular type of headache is another possibility. Go see ur dr for reassurance. Take care! Http://www. Medicinenet. Com/script/main/mobileart. Asp? Articlekey=20628. ...Read more

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When I breath thru my mouth, the air makes a quiet chuga-chuga-chuga sound, like I'm taking lots of tiny rapid breaths, but I'm not. Should I worry?

When I breath thru my mouth, the air makes a quiet chuga-chuga-chuga sound, like I'm taking lots of tiny rapid breaths, but I'm not. Should I worry?

Anxiety: Symptoms are not a sign of illness, they are the mind's ability to produce the "flight or fight" response which gives rise to many physiological changes include, heart palpitations, shortness of breath, sounds, fatigue, dry mouth, etc. Depending on the cause of your anxiety symptoms, your health care provider can provide you with treatment options. ...Read more

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Breathing in dry air all day makes my nose dry and gives me a headache. How can I change this?

Breathing in dry air all day makes my nose dry and gives me a headache. How can I change this?

Saline nose spray: Saline (a mild, non-stinging salt water) sprayed in the nose periodically (once an hour or so) can help maintain moisture to the nose. Also, applying a small amount of vasoline petroleum jelly around the nose after using the saline can help keep the saline in place, providing even greater relief. ...Read more

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Recent chest pain, dull, not constant, when inhale. Worse w/exertion. Had echo in Dec, normal. Slight short breath, stuffy head. Am concerned.

Recent chest pain, dull, not constant, when inhale. Worse w/exertion. Had echo in Dec, normal. Slight short breath, stuffy head. Am concerned.

Better safe / sorrry: If you have chest discomfort which lasts for more than a few minutes and is concerning to you, you should seek immediate medical attention. Chest pain occurring with exertion is more likely to represent a cardiac condition. There are many causes of chest pain and some are not serious but coronary syndromes and pulmonary emboli can be fatal so please get checked out right away. ...Read more

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My heart has been racing (=> 14 successive beats) for over a week when I inhale deeply or bend over. I don't have pain. I do sometimes get a head rush.

My heart has been racing (=> 14 successive beats) for over a week when I inhale deeply or bend over. I don't have pain. I do sometimes get a head rush.

Hard to say: But if the symptoms you report have lasted for this long and bother you, then you should seek an inperson evaluation. You may have something going on that could predispose you to your heart beating fast and/or irregularly. In the meanwhile, avoid stimulants like caffeine or energy drinks. ...Read more

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Long episodes of a harsh, moist cough. For years. Cold air, stress makes worse. Red face. Mild straining to breath. Non-smoker. What could it be?

Long episodes of a harsh, moist cough. For years. Cold air, stress makes worse. Red face. Mild straining to breath. Non-smoker. What could it be?

Moist cough: With your long history it is time that you get evaluated for asthma. Make an appointment with an allergist or a pulmonologist for evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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My wife inhaled a lot of paint fumes from spray paint yesterday and is still having shortness of breathe and now her head is swimmy from time to time?

My wife inhaled a lot of paint fumes from spray paint yesterday and is still having shortness of breathe and now her head is swimmy from time to time?

Paint fumes: Inhalation of paint fumes can cause an asthmatic reaction or a chemical irritation/inflammation of the bronchial tubes or, in extreme cases, a chemical pneumonitis. If symptoms aren't resolving after removing oneself from that exposure, it's advisable to have a physician examine the lungs for injury. ...Read more

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Today when I was in the swim-pool and I inhalation the water and I felt pain in my head (strong); now I see some blood comes out with the nose liquid?

Today when I was in the swim-pool and I inhalation the water and I felt pain in my head (strong); now I see some blood comes out with the nose liquid?

Nasal irritation: You don't say if it was chlorine or salt water but getting a good sniff up the nose of either is enough to cause enough inflammation to cause a bit of bleeding especially if you blew hard afterward. It is a normal response to that happening, so is the feeling in the head. You will be ok. It is nota hood feeling. Sorry it happened. Take care. ...Read more

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My son has asthma and takes his inhaler regularly recently I've noticed that he's coughing a lot and has a lot of mucas in his chest that seems to be getting worse. He's constantly battling a stuffy head and nose as well. I was wondering if it is safe for

My son has asthma and takes his inhaler regularly recently I've noticed that he's coughing a lot and has a lot of mucas in his chest that seems to be getting worse. He's constantly battling a stuffy head and nose as well. I was wondering if it is safe for

Asthma: If your child is not well controlled on his current asthma regimen, please discuss with your doctor. You should have a plan for exacerbations, which can occur with viral infections, colds, or even cold exposure. He could also have a more significant chest infection needing attention. ...Read more

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It feels like even with my mouth closed I'm breathing in cool air, does that indicate a problem with my lungs?

It feels like even with my mouth closed I'm breathing in cool air, does that indicate a problem with my lungs?

No: Air you breathe in will generally be cooler than the interior of your body. This contrast is normal. ...Read more

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I have accidentally inhaled a lot of bleach and now my head hurts and I have a burning feeling in my nose. Should I be worries?

I have accidentally inhaled a lot of bleach and now my head hurts and I have a burning feeling in my nose. Should I be worries?

Possibly: If you mean you were cleaning with bleach and you breathed in some fumes, then you are probably ok. If your discomfort doesn't go away with some fresh air, you might want to get checked out however. If you mean you actually inhaled liquid bleach, then yes, you should be worried and you should see a doctor right away. ...Read more

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Found myself liking to breath in through my mouth until I feel a dryness where my tongue sticks to the roof of my mouth. Like the air taste. Help.

Found myself liking to breath in through my mouth until I feel a dryness where my tongue sticks to the roof of my mouth. Like the air taste. Help.

Decay prone: I can't explain why you like to dry your mouth, but I can tell you that a dry mouth makes it easier to get decay. Your saliva is your first defense against decay. It neutralizes the decay causing acids. ...Read more

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Constant headache-short of breathe-pain at right side of the head-sometimes off balance-inhale 5 sec gives light headache what is the cause of this?

Sorry...: If you're looking for a diagnosis you're in the wrong place. When you signed up you acknowledged that HealthTap docs don't diagnose, treat or prescribe. I will tell you that your symptoms are all over the place & don't add up to anything except maybe anxiety. But that's a guess, not a diagnosis. If you're concerned, do the obvious thing and see a doctor. ...Read more

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Why would I feel like I am breathing in cold air through my mouth and nose? It almost feels like I am in the cold all the time.

Why would I feel like I am breathing in cold air through my mouth and nose? It almost feels like I am in the cold all the time.

Virus: Do you have a fever or any other symptoms?
Most likely you have a virus or allergy.

Drink plenty of fluids, drink bone broth/chicken soup, get plenty of rest. Consult with us if you do not get better with this or if you have a fever. ...Read more

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Stuffy nose short of air o2 been in the low 90's when coughing I taste snot discomfortpain- in chest when breathing in deep y is this?

Stuffy nose short of air o2 been in the low 90's when coughing I taste snot discomfortpain- in chest when breathing in deep y is this?

You've got infection: Most likely pneumonia. There are other possibilities as well. Your underlying medical issues of diabetes, severe asthma, GERD, and possibly diabetic neuropathy affecting the GI tract and mobility puts you at very high risk for pneumonia. A chest X-ray is needed, amongst other things. It sounds like you are sick enough to need treatment in the ER. I think you should be evaluated now. Get going ASAP ...Read more

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Can you dry drown from accidentally inhaling a drop of coca-cola? Tipped head back to get the last drop and went straight down no cough right after

Can you dry drown from accidentally inhaling a drop of coca-cola? Tipped head back to get the last drop and went straight down no cough right after

No problem: The amount that went down your trachea was obviously small since no coughing was caused. Your broncial tubes and lungs can easily absorb this without problems. ...Read more

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I have bad breath. But Air from nose when I breathe out has no odor (to other people). Does this mean bad breath cause is the mouth & not other organs?

I have bad breath. But Air from nose when I breathe out has no odor (to other people). Does this mean bad breath cause is the mouth & not other organs?

Possibly: But can't be determined for sure without an examination. There are dozens of dental/medical/combined reasons for bad breath. As most often problem is dental, see your Dentist for an examination. ...Read more

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What would be causing a pain when inhaling which causes a kind of thobbing pain in the chest and head simultaniously followed by a painful dizzy spell?

What would be causing a pain when inhaling which causes a kind of thobbing pain in the chest and head simultaniously followed by a painful dizzy spell?

CT Scan: If you are having these complex set of symptoms right now, go to the er. You probably need an ekg, ct scan of your chest and a ct scan of your head to see if there is indeed anything wrong. ...Read more