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I have burning and pain sensation in my stomach from navel to upper chest. When my stomach is empty it's worse and I feel like keeping my stomach full, so tht I don't feel tht pain & burning sensation. Early morning it's worse, I feel like vomiting too.
Dear sir, 4 days ago I was having sex with my wife but after few minutes my dick goes limp, do not know why. After that I had try twice on the next day but not get erection. Today I try once again, I got the erection. Kindly suggest is there any problem.
Before I ask the question but now one thing should be inform doctor so again I ask the question. I have mild anxiety problem, hypertension, moderately high cholesterol. My lifestyle is normal but for company job late night sleep is my habit. Alcohol consumption 1 or 2 times per year. Smoking 1 to 3 cigrate per day. No mutton no butter in food. Try to healthy lifestyle. But my problem that my 5 years married life and I have premature ejaculation. Very little bit ED also. My wife not complain but I am not satisfied. When I was 15 years old I masturbate abou 22 to 25 times per month that 5 to 6 per week. The masturbation was not normal. When bedtime I rub my penis on bed or pillow I got orgasm. But now I do not masturbate but sexual problem. Pls tell me how to overcome.
My mom is 65 years old. She suffered from chest pain in july. The angiography report says "minor coronary artery disease" Dr.prescribed Atocor 20, Pantocid DSR and ecosprin 75. From few days my mom feel mild pain in chest again. I want to know that either my mom need any surgery like angioplasty or bypass. Or should be treated through medicine?
I am 55 years old. Smoker smokes about 15 to 20 per day. In the night getting pain in the legs and little cough for the last two months.
I get bad breath from my mouth sometimes which is really frustrating because I have to interact with many people as per my professional requirement. Need assistance on the same.
Me and my gf had sex on 3 July . She had a pill on same day but still no sign of periods after that . Please advise.
I wnt to grow my penis coz its only 15 cm for that I wnt to grow bigger n thicker n I dnt wnt any medicine for that wt I hv to do.
Can shilajit gold stops nightfall? I am suffering from nightfall due to masturbation. Can I take it and get recovery?
Hello. I am here here to ask you that how to get the symptoms of typhoid and what are the safety measures to cure it?
Pneumonia is a type of lung infection that may affect one or both lungs. In this condition, the air sacs, also known as alveoli, fill with pus or fluid, which makes it difficult to breathe. Moreover, pneumonia is known to cause inflammation in the air sacs. This disease may range from mild to life-threatening and the severity depends on the cause of inflammation, the organism fostering your infection, your age and general health.
Most common symptoms associated with the condition are:
- Chest pain
- Difficulty in breathing
- Shaking chills
- Rapid heartbeat
- Rapid breathing
- Dry cough
- Muscle aches
- Bluish skin tone due to oxygen deficiency
- Blood in sputum that is coughed up mucus
- Labored breathing
- High fever
- Bacteria: One of the most common causes of pneumonia is the bacteria named as Streptococcus pneumoniae. This type of pneumonia may occur after you have had flu or a cold or maybe even on its own. Moreover, it may affect only one part of the lung i.e. the lobe and is also known as lobar pneumonia.
- Viruses: Viruses are one of the main reasons why children below 5 years of age suffer from pneumonia. Viruses that cause pneumonia may also cause cold or flu. Viral pneumonia is usually mild and may be treated at home itself. However, in some cases, it may be very severe and life-threatening.
- Mycoplasmas: Mycoplasma is a type of bacteria that doesn't have a cell wall around the cell membrane which is why they are usually unaffected by most antibiotics which target cell wall synthesis. The symptoms of pneumonia caused by mycoplasmas are mild and the patient does not require bed rest. This type of pneumonia is known as 'Walking Pneumonia'.
- Fungi: People with weakened immune systems or chronic health problems usually develop pneumonia due to fungi. You may also develop fungal pneumonia by inhaling large doses of it mainly found in soil or bird droppings.
It is important for all of us to prevent ourselves from pneumonia and for that we can follow the below mentioned steps:
- Know about the symptoms of pneumonia first: It is difficult to detect or diagnose pneumonia, especially in people over the age of 65. In older patients, the common symptoms such as fever, chills, cough may not be experienced. You should watch out for non-respiratory symptoms like weakness, dizziness, delirium and confusion. It is even more difficult to diagnose pneumonia in people who are suffering from preexisting conditions.
- Practice good hygiene: Common respiratory Infections, influenza and cold may cause pneumonia. You should follow hygienic habits. Wash your hands regularly before meals and use hand sanitizers in order to prevent the illness from spreading. You should also maintain proper oral hygiene as several oral infections may also lead to pneumonia. You should also keep away from people who are affected by pneumonia or any other illness like flu, cold and serious diseases such as measles or chicken pox. All these factors may cause pneumonia.
- Get vaccinated: It is recommended for people of all ages who may be at a risk of getting pneumonia to get vaccinated and immunized against pneumonia causing virus called pneumococcal pneumonia. This is a one-time vaccine, which prevents and reduces the severity of pneumonia. A booster vaccine after every five years may also be prescribed. Elderly people should be vaccinated against all diseases which cause pneumonia.
- Quit smoking: Smoking accounts for being a major cause or risk factor for pneumonia. It increases a person’s chance of getting pneumonia as the lungs’ ability to defend themselves from the infection is reduced. By quitting smoking, you will be able to prevent pneumonia.
- Maintain a good general health: Maintaining an overall good health and following healthy habits will help you in preventing pneumonia. This is because your immune system stays strong and is able to fight efficiently against pneumonia-causing infections. A proper diet with all essential nutrients is also recommended along with regular physical exercise and proper rest.
Severe cases of pneumonia are capable of making you suffer and you may be admitted to a hospital. According to studies, it has been estimated that more than 60% of people over the age of 65 need to be hospitalised because of pneumonia. If you wish to discuss about any specific problem, you can consult a pulmonologist.
India has the largest number of diabetics in the world. Around 6.2 crore people in India suffer from diabetes. Many patients with diabetes in India are still undiagnosed. More than 95% of these patients have type 2 diabetes. Type 2 diabetes results from the body's ineffective use of insulin. It is usually diagnosed in the age group of 35-45. It can be prevented by healthy diet and exercise.
The patients who are diagnosed with diabetes and even those who do not have the disease can benefit by following these 5 effective ways to beat diabetes.
1. Make healthy food choices
Taking care of your diet is one of an essential components to manage and prevent diabetes.
-switch to oils with a high volume of monounsaturated fats and polyunsaturated fats like olive oil, canola oil, soybean oil or rice bran oil. Limit intake to one tablespoon a day.
-restrict intake of foods that have a high glycemic index like white bread, white rice, fatty foods, and soda.
-consume foods with a low glycemic index like multigrain aata, whole grains, daals, most fruits, non-starchy vegetables and carrots.
-limit consumption of fast food. Studies show that young adults who ate fast food more than twice a week developed insulin resistance (a diabetes risk factor) at twice the rate of people who weren't fast food junkies.
2. Watch your weight
Losing weight can help to regulate blood sugar levels.
-if you have type 2 diabetes, losing just 4-6 kgs can lower your glucose levels.
-the way fat is distributed in the body can also impact diabetes risk and management.
-people who have abdominal adiposity (fat around the belly) are more prone to type 2 diabetes than those with fat mostly in the thighs, hips, and buttocks.
3. Exercise regularly
Regular exercise can lower blood glucose and possibly reduce the amount of medication you need to treat diabetes, or even eliminate the need for medication.
-get your doctor's approval before starting an exercise program.
-even if you do not lose any weight, exercise can help keep type 2 diabetes under control.
-start slowly with a low-impact exercise such as walking, swimming or jogging.
-exercise, at least, three times a week for about 30 to 45 minutes.
-warm up for 5 minutes before starting to exercise and cool down for 5 minutes after exercise.
-always carry a source of carbohydrate with you so you'll be ready to treat low blood glucose.
4. Manage stress better
Stress can make blood sugar levels harder to control.
-engage in any relaxation technique to ward off stress.
-the best techniques include yoga, meditation, deep breathing exercises.
-you may join a yoga club nearby or else take out 10-15 minutes every day to sit quietly with yourself and practice meditation.
5. Go for regular health check-ups
Diabetes requires lifelong commitment towards following a healthy lifestyle, taking medicines on time and getting regular checkups to detect any complications.
-check your blood sugar levels at home at least once a week.
-get your hba1c levels checked at least twice a year.
-in addition, make sure that your eyes, kidneys, heart, and skin are in optimal health.
-visit an eye specialist once a year to detect any signs of eye damage (diabetic retinopathy).
-get your kidney function tests done at least 2 times a year.
-inspect your feet regularly for any signs of numbness, pain or growth that may lead to ulceration and complications.