Can cold medicine prevent colds?

Many people ask Dr. Clove, can taking cold medicine or antibiotics prevent colds? This article will give you a detailed description. Can cold medicine and antibiotics prevent colds? The answer is no. The common cold is one of the most common types of upper respiratory tract infection, mostly caused by viruses, with rhinovirus and coronavirus being the most common. Antibiotics are not effective for viral treatment, so antibiotics are not used for prevention or treatment. At present, there is no specific antiviral drug specifically for the common cold. Most of the common commercial cold drugs are mainly aimed at relieving symptoms, but cannot kill the common cold virus or prevent the common cold. The ingredients of cold medicine are all Read More …

Infants have high incidence of food allergy, which teaches you easy prevention.

At present, there are many cases of infant food allergy. Although most allergic reactions are relatively mild and will not cause serious consequences, many children have lost the opportunity to eat rich and varied foods due to food allergy, which has had a noticeable impact on the quality of life and growth and development. Many parents know too little about children’s food allergy and treat children’s allergic reactions as other diseases. The effect is not good and children suffer. There are also a few children who will suffer from severe anaphylactic shock or even die. The survey in 2009 showed that the prevalence rate of food allergy among children in Chongqing was about 7% ~ 9.2%. Food allergy is even Read More …

Allergic rhinitis, flushing is also a treatment

How to Judge Allergic Rhinitis When you complain that your cold is always bad, maybe you have allergic rhinitis instead of catching a cold. Allergic rhinitis and colds will have nasal itching, sneezing, runny nose, nasal obstruction and other symptoms. The difference between them mainly depends on two points: one is that colds are often accompanied by systemic symptoms such as fever and headache; Second, colds gradually develop, The symptoms will disappear in about a week, Allergic rhinitis occurs quickly, As long as the allergen is present, the symptoms will always exist. Rhinitis is very uncomfortable, Especially allergic rhinitis, This is actually a disease that cannot be eradicated. Allergic rhinitis is caused by an abnormality in the body’s immune system. Read More …

Are you allergic to pollen? The nose itches and sneezes constantly during the [flower season]? What should I do?

In March of Yangchun, grass grows and warblers fly, and flowers bloom. It is a good season to travel. Butterflies were flying in the flowers, and children chased them mischievously. But not long ago, one of the children began to cough incessantly. Her small hands were still rubbing her nose assiduously. Her eyes were red, her eyes were full of tears, and she sneezed incessantly. Soon she turned into slugs. Now her parents are in a hurry. They used to go out to play, that is, sneeze a few times. Now why are they still coughing? ! Mom and Dad decided to take Mei to the hospital. Arriving at the hospital, the allergy doctor combined the medical history, allergen examination Read More …

The weather is cold, rhinitis is committed again, how to do?

Today’s weather is really fine, autumn is brisk and relaxed and happy! Yeah… Acho! Did you catch a cold? Acho! Nothing… Sneeze! It’s… Acho! Rhinitis, again. At the end of summer and the beginning of autumn, it was supposed to be a good time to go out and play, but some friends sneezed one by one from the beginning of getting up every morning. In the words of one friend, it was simply [hitting the soul out of body], with a lot of snot and tears, red eyes and flustered. Usually, after 20 or 30 sneezes in a row, they return to normal. However, if you go out in smoggy days or have a cold wind blowing head-on, you may Read More …

How can I get sick when I am so clean?

Recently, there was a very popular game called Plague Inc., Players can create an infectious disease to destroy all human beings and experience the pleasure of being a god of death. However, the game also contains some interesting biomedical phenomena. For example, to let your germs invade western countries rich in medical resources, the evolution of [allergy] ability is almost one of the necessary killers. This setting of the game is not completely groundless, In fact, allergic diseases such as allergic rhinitis and asthma do prefer developed countries and regions. Particularly children in those areas, The prevalence rate is significantly higher than that of developing countries and regions. According to the survey results of the International Child Asthma and Allergic Read More …

How should allergic rhinitis be prevented and treated under heavy smog?

Over the past few years, smog has frequently occurred in all parts of the country and attracted a lot of attention. Rhinitis patients are concerned about whether smog is related to rhinitis. Is allergic rhinitis caused by smog? Perhaps there are rhinitis patients who say that they have no illness, normal ventilation, normal sense of smell and no nasal mucus these days. Is this directly related to the low PM 2.5? Yes, maybe not. 1. Let’s look at it first. What is smog? The English abbreviation of particulate matter is PM. At present, our meteorological bureau monitors PM 2.5, that is, pollutant particles with [aerodynamic equivalent] diameter less than or equal to 2.5 microns. Aerodynamic equivalent, in general, is some Read More …

How can I get sick when I am so clean?

Recently, there was a very popular game called Plague Inc., Players can create an infectious disease to destroy all human beings and experience the pleasure of being a god of death. However, the game also contains some interesting biomedical phenomena. For example, to let your germs invade western countries rich in medical resources, the evolution of [allergy] ability is almost one of the necessary killers. This setting of the game is not completely groundless, In fact, allergic diseases such as allergic rhinitis and asthma do prefer developed countries and regions. Particularly children in those areas, The prevalence rate is significantly higher than that of developing countries and regions. According to the survey results of the International Child Asthma and Allergic Read More …

When changing winter clothes and using quilts, please remember to remove mites first.

As the weather gradually turned cold, many families began to change their sheets and bedding. The storage of a spring and summer bedding brings us not only warmth and comfort in winter, but also some very annoying small creatures, such as dust mites. Friends with allergies must be familiar with this small creature. The allergic symptoms caused by them can make people sleepless at night, asthma, sneezing all night long, large papules and a lot of nasal mucus and tears are all very disturbing. Where do dust mites generally exist? Dust mites are one of the most closely related mites in the mite family. They live in almost every corner of our room, such as pillows, bedding, sofas and clothes. Read More …

Over the years, the way you deal with colds may be wrong.

When it comes to illness, The first thing most people think of is [cold]. The common cold is the most common disease in life. Adults have to catch a cold 2-6 times a year on average. Here is [common cold], is different from [influenza] (fluenza), common cold with nasal obstruction, nasal mucus, sneezing, pharyngeal discomfort and other upper respiratory symptoms, while influenza more bring the whole body soreness and fever, infectious very strong. The following [cold] refers to the common cold. Many people have summed up their own experience in the fight against colds, but are these methods really correct? Do I need antibiotics to catch a cold? Colds are caused by a variety of viruses, and antibiotics (so-called “anti-inflammatory Read More …