Users Online Now:
GLP Poker Rooms
Donate To GLP
Back to Forum
Back to Thread
REPLY TO THREAD
GLP How many of us are sick today ?????unidentified respiratory illness?????Post if you cant stop coughing!!!!
Ms Sans Serif
In accordance with industry accepted best practices we ask that users limit their copy / paste of copyrighted material to the relevant portions of the article you wish to discuss and no more than 50% of the source material, provide a link back to the original article and provide your original comments / criticism in your post with the article.
[quote:Don'tBeAfraid:MV8yMTAxNDEzXzM1NDQ4ODQxXzFBNDAwNDc5] [quote:Cassie :-):MV8yMTAxNDEzXzM1NDQ3Nzk5X0YyMEFBNTZE] [quote:Don'tBeAfraid:MV8yMTAxNDEzXzM1NDQwNTUyXzU3M0VERjNF] Making a short post, which is nigh impossible for long-winded me. Coughing happens because the air passage has narrowed. That's it. Use an inhaler to relax the smooth muscle of the respiratory tract and get real albeit temporary relief and try to cough up the mucus if it's possible. People think of inhalers for asthma, but they can help anyone. It's why breathing treatments (expensive) are given in the ER for sparms of coughing. EDIT: More Glycoaminoglycans (GAGs) make up mucus. They're little building blocks that lubricate the airway and trap and remove the foreign particles caught by waves of cilia in the respiratory tract. If you eat less of certain foods, then your mucus production will go down. Other food encourage the production of mucus. Usually you want to eat lots of foods rich in omega 6 fatty acid, but not while with a respiratory illness. A person with cystic fibrosis in which lots of mucus is formed should avoid them especially. See: http://www.livestrong.com/article/76684-foods-produce-mucus/ Dairy...same thing. Wheat same thing. Fresh fruits and veggies cut down on mucus production. More: http://www.webmd.com/allergies/features/the-truth-about-mucus [/quote] Thanks, good info. I've been sick since Dec 26th with the constant cough and chest congestion. Went to the Doc 2 days ago he prescribed for Bronchitis an inhaler, antibiotics, and a cough syrup w/codine that has let me sleep peacefully through the night. Worst crap I've ever had, a couple of days I felt I was drowning and I could not get enough air. [/quote] You're welcome Cassie. You actually could drown so I tell people to use a sit up reading pillow and sleep that way with someone monitoring you when so deathly ill, because in the night you could roll over and choke. Not joking. Someone with a dry hacking cough could have walking pneumonia (atypical) and that doesn't produce mucus and so you cough like mad. It makes it impossible to sleep. EDIT: By the way, a person with cystic fibrosis will often get a special percussive vest and this taps upon their chest to loosen the mucus. You can do that with productive (mucus forming) flu by gently using a hammer fist (just like it sounds and percussing the front and back lung region to help expel the mucus and therefore reduce coughing. Sit them up straight on the edge of the bed, then gently pound on their back and chest. Sounds weird but works. I bet they end up coughing it up after. Be careful using too much eucalyptus and methol as they actually can exacerbate mucus production. Many cold products have them like Fisherman's Friend lozenges. Added a link because many of you won't believe... http://www.cff.org/treatments/Therapies/Respiratory/AirwayClearance/ PDF which explains exactly how to do it. http://www.cff.org/UploadedFiles/treatments/Therapies/Respiratory/PosturalDrainage/An-Introduction-to-Postural-Drainage-and-Pecussion-03-2012.pdf [/quote]
I have this cough thing worse I ever had , have always been healthy , just wondering how big this is
It just happened boom is our air bad
Pictures (click to insert)
Big Round Smilies
Aliens and Space
Friendship & Love
Misc Small Smilies
View All Categories
Next Page >>
Muslim Throws Brick At German Shepherd, What Happens Next
124-year-old “Grave” Warning About Democrats
Man Wakes Up From Colonoscopy Wearing Pink Panties
Classic Example of Origin of HIV and Gates Foundation Hypocrisy and Conflicting Interests
Obama to Allow 100,000 Haitians into America Without a Visa
Johns Hopkins Scientist Reveals Shocking Report on Flu Vaccines
Facebook, Apple now paying for female employees to freeze their eggs cryonically
If A Few Ebola Cases Can Make The Stock Market Crash This Much, What Would A Full-Blown Pandemic Mean?
FEMA Conducting Pandemic Drills Amidst Ebola Crisis
Propaganda 101 – How the Pentagon is Trying to Rewrite Vietnam War History
What you need to know about EZ-Pass & privacy
Parents May Be Liable for What Their Kids Post on Facebook, Court Rules
How Ebola Aerosolized in Pigs Could Kill Millions
The Rise of All-Purpose Antidepressants: Doctors are increasingly prescribing SSRIs to treat more than just depression
Why Nations (and organizations) Fail: Self-Serving Elites
Bad news: Facepaint is racist and is now banned at Arizona State University
FBI Director: Government Surveillance 'Enhances Liberty'
It's Starting: Russians and Chinese Are Ditching the Dollar and Europeans Are Using Renminbi in Their Reserves
Emergency Healthcare Worker Tells Man To Call Back When He’s Unconscious
Travel Ban Issued for Ebola Control, But NOT for Liberians
Airline To Only Hire (Skinny) Female Flight Attendants – To Save Fuel Costs
You won’t believe the CDC told this lie
US Army drafts blueprint for World War III
Humans Glow in Visible Light
Here They Come: Deficiency Judgements (Post-Forclosure Hell)
Disclaimer / Copyright Info
with questions or comments about this site.
"Godlike Productions" & "GLP" are registered trademarks of Zero Point Ltd.
Website Design Copyright © 1999 - 2014 Godlikeproductions.com
Page generated in 0.003s (3 queries)