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I am suffering from throat irritation which accompany's with occasional coughing may 2 or 3 times a day. This is continuing for almost a month. I have a severe pain in my elbow as well and sometimes behind my right side of the neck like a strain in nerve. Pls advice what to do.
I often feel dizzy and restless leg after lunch. What could be reason? earlier I was diagnosed with Mild MVP n Trivial Mr. and I am on beta blocker.
I have swollen lymph nodes for more than 3 weeks, they don't hurt. The problem started with soar throat. Please suggest what should I do.
Suffering from tinnitus in left ear no hearing loss is ginkgo biloba good to cure tinnitus any side effects of using it?
I am 22 year old male. I frequently a sore throat. Thus it becomes difficult to eat or to drink something with ice. How should I improve my throat so as to have no risk of bad throat?
My wife complains of pain behind her eyes when she looks at light sources. This problem was quite severe 2 months back when she consulted a doctor who gave her medicine for sinus without diagnosis for sinus. Now the problem is not severe, but still there. When she clears mucous from her throat every morning she sees dried red particles of blood. Please advice, and let us know to whom we shall consult further.
Mere Gale me chubhan hoti h aisa lagta h kuch fas raha ho agar mai pani se garara karta hu to chhote chote tukda sa niklta h kaise khana fas gaya ho.
I am suffering from headache, cold and sore throat and feeling irritation from last 2 days. Sir please help me to keep. To those?
I have Sinus problem since 1.5 years. I tried many medication, but no improvement. Can you help me with ?
I was loosing lot of hair, so I went bald but my bald head has lot of dandruff patches and It seem to have stuck there. How should I remove it. Please reply.
Sir mere gale me khichav rhta h m doc ke gya to doc bola akal jaad niklti h us wjhse h or doc ne akal jaad ka xray kiya to wo jaad fsi hui h wo nikl nhi skti. Kya akal jaad ko niklne ka ilaj h.
I am not able to breath clearly from my one side of nose, after consulting an ENT specialists he said I have to go into a surgery. Is there any way I can do this by medication only?
I am suffering from vibration in hand and legs. And dizziness in mind. Two years ago. I take body supplement. Nw is dis side effect. Could it cure.
Cotton swabs or cotton buds, are commonly used in our daily lifestyle. Many people use it for various purposes, such as make-up, bacterial culture, and most commonly for extracting wax and debris from the ear. Even though they are sometimes handy in our busy schedule, they usually cause much more harm than benefits.
How are they misused?
Cotton buds are toothpick like pieces made of wood, plastic, or rolled paper, which have cotton stuck at both ends with a roundish edge. It came into existence during the 1920s for a safe purpose of ear cleaning by Leo Gerstenzang, when he saw his wife cleaning their baby’s ear with a toothpick. And, til now they are used by the general population for ear cleaning, but these hardly remove the outer debris which is stuck near the outer edges. Impressing it inside the ear canal only does further damage, by forcing the inner wax further inside. Sometimes extensive force also causes damage to the ear drums.
How does it cause the damage?
Applying a tool like the cotton bud inside the ear with hands usually creates a force that impresses upon the eardrum, also accumulating the surrounding earwax to that area, resulting in impaction of the wax. The force applied most often, if not always, causes a damage to the ear drums, which might cause severe pain, also leading to leakage, causing improper balance, deafness, and certain similar abnormalities.
Although we are worried about cleaning our ears, it doesn’t really require our notice, since our usual showers allow an adequate quantity of water to enter the ears and clean the accumulated debris automatically. The structure, in which our ear canal is designed, is usually naturally assisting in cleaning up the unusual wax around the ear.
If there is an uncontrollable build up of earwax that is not cleaned off normally, you can always consult an ENT or any general physician and get it cleaned under medical surveillance, which is best advised.
Doctors and medical practitioners all around the world have been trying to spread the message of preventing the use of cotton buds for ear cleaning. It is important that the message reach the greater part of the population. Spread it to your family, your closest friends, their friends, and as further, you can reach!