Cold/Flu Archives – Doctor On Demand

I never used to get them before when I ate ice cream, so what in this ice cream is causing this? If you are too busy to make the above, there is a product that is very popular in Sri Lanka that is now available on line. I don’t think there’s anything wrong with trying an over the counter reflux med but if it is a food allergy, they can get dangerous really quickly with little warning and I would hate for you to be unprepared for that. I asked if she drank cold water? Doctor: The major risks from tonsillectomy are bleeding. posted by lundman at 7:16 PM on October 28, 2009Someone once turned me on to the sooth-y goodness of sucking on a salted lime wedge – I couldn’t even begin to tell you why this might work, but somehow it does (well, for me at least). Is garlic good for sinus problems?

Some doctors are concerned about giving probiotics to severely immune-compromised patients. This is because the negative ions attach themselves to airborne germs (killing them) or to dust particles in the air, and pull them toward the positively charged wall. Cooked cereals, such as Oatmeal, Cream of Rice, Cream of Wheat Eggs, soft boiled, scrambled, poached, or soft fried. That’s why it’s so important for kids and adults alike to wash hands frequently, and avoid sharing meals when sick. The surgeon said they’d done stomach removals before, but usually in cancer patients. You should feel better within a day or two, but the bacteria can still be alive even if you feel okay. Sucks when they are sick on top of fighting Ed.

Got a bottle of ibuprofen or acetaminophen in that medicine cabinet? What can I do to get better quickly? Perhaps the most prevalent symptom that people experience is a strong craving for sugar and/or carbohydrates during withdrawal. When I was a kid, the sore throat remedy of choice was a gargle with warm salt water every couple of hours. So what is your GP likely to do? In all such cases, care must be taken to take preventive actions since beginning. State officials lifted all restrictions on flu shots yesterday, saying there is enough vaccine on hand to offer influenza vaccinations to everyone – not just people at high risk from the illness.

Body temperature also reflects the time of day and activity level: after a very strenuous game of football, for example, the temperature could temporarily be over 38C (100.4F). Use over-the-counter decongestants appropriate for the child’s age. Thicker phlegm will quickly irritate your throat and possibly worsen your cough. Eating ice cream theoretical Pros- Reduces inflammation, Cons- contains sugar. Gargle with salt water at least three times per day for the best results. Cooked cabbage. Unlike ice creams, ice cubes do not contain any sugar or complex carbohydrate.

However, we feel it is very important that people (and the companies who add artificial flavors to their products) look into these side effects more seriously. Both options offer the same throat-soothing qualities of ice cream (although our sherbet, like most sherbets, does contain some milk). I was shocked by the way of getting out the stones out. 1 teaspoon of this is added with a teaspoon of honey and a pinch of pepper powder. Drinking is the most essential part of sore throat treatment. One of the best treatments is to slow down, take care of yourself and soothe your throat. I’m focusing on My Self Experiment and researching data on this topic.But I can get only cough experiment.

CHAMOMILLA:  This is the remedy for sore throats that come on after you go out into cold air while perspiring. Furthermore, as it is 100% natural, even when completely melted, the ice cream turns into a delicious, dense and rich cream and never into liquid foamy mess. Mild chest colds and the acute chest colds known as bronchitis generally don’t last longer than four weeks, while acute bronchitis and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, or COPD, can be ongoing problems. Also, ice cream might upset your stomach, and cause mucus congestion in your nose and throat if you’re sensitive to dairy. 1- Bananas: Soft, easy to swallow and filled with vitamins! That’s the best cough medicine I have ever had. To some extent, eating ice cream can help your throat to recover quickly.

In these cases, the mucous membrane protecting the pharynx is broken resulting in burning or scratchy sensation in the throat. Over-the-counter medication isn’t always the answer and sometimes it can actually prolong your symptoms, but if you really need to get up and go to work, there are some healthy, natural sore-throat cures that really do work. Most sore throats are caused by a variety of different viruses, such as the cold virus.