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, Thanks question. My name is***** and I am here to help you today. I will be happy to help you with your follow-up questions also. I need few details.
When exactly you quited smoking?
Do you have any symp***** *****ke nasal obstruction, nasal discharge, headache?
Do you cough more when you are in bed?
Kimberly thanks a lot input. Your reply is surely going to help me to provide a good answer. Yes some people do cough more after quiting smoking because the small hair cells in our respiratory tract start healing after cessation of smoking. In this process of healing irritation is caused and that result in cough. But that cough is supposed to last no more than one month. So in my opinion that is not your cause. In my opinion as per your description, the cause in your case can be acid reflux from your stomach. The difficulty in swallowing and coughing more in morning also indicate towards that. I will address your question in two aspects; what you can do yourself and what your doctor can do . As far as what you can do yourself is concerned in such situations OTC cap Omeprazole 40mg once daily in morning, before breakfast weeks can provide excellent relief. In addition to that few steps like sleeping with head end of the bed elevated slightly by a pillow, avoidance of smoking, drinking and spicy foods can help you a lot. Make sure that you don't sleep just after your meals, give a break of two hours at least. If symptoms persist then definitely your gastro doc will further assess you but hopefully you will feel better soon. I hope this helps you. I wish you good luck that you get well soon, please ask if you have any question because our discussion always remains open so you can always ask more till you are satisfied, You can click the smiley to rate the answer. You can come back here to ask anything even after you have rated the answer. I will be glad to help you always.
Kimberly thank you so much these details. The most common cause of eye twitching is stress, fatigue and excessive use of caffeine and alcohol. The other causes can be eye problems like eye inflammation, brain disorders etc. Sometime calcium and other mineral deficiencies can do this also. As per your symptoms, i am of the opinion that eye or bran disorder is not likely in your case. So first suggestion is to relax.. Do breathing exercises to reduce your stress. Avoid alcohol, caffeine and tea. Take diet rich in calcium like milk, yogurt, cheese etc. You should also take any over the counter multivitamin tablet. Lastly if the problem persist, see an eye doctor or even your primary. But first step is not to stress yourself. I wish you good luck that you get well soon, please ask if you have any question because our discussion always remains open so you can always ask more till you are satisfied, You can click the smiley to rate the answer. You can come back here to ask anything even after you have rated the answer. I will be glad to help you always.
kimberly thank you so much back to me. I am glad that you are back from strike :). Yes i know about this herb. Why you want to use it? Regards
darlin, feel unsteady, no chest pain, happens when i stand, better when i sit back down, ugh strangest thang, started spotting last night, feel cycle coming, that hasnt happn in almost 3 years, what the heck?
howdy darlin,all is well, HAPPY NEW YEAR is all ;-)
been busy. :) all is going pretty well, my oncologist Dr told me not to see him til next July, then he gonna stop tamoxfin, final countdown, haven't smoked in months, see neuro next month follow up & ent in October on tumor, quiet year finally. Now if I can get rid of this stupid nasal congestion
couple of months. Tried simply saline, tried eating 5 lbs spicy crawfish might help, lol, didn't help, started after I went to casino in Louisiana, was real Smokey, I have little mucos in morning and have to blow nose, then dry after that, sharp ear pain everynoe and then side tumor is on, no other troubles
doc just checkin in, ent visit was good-ct scan says right carotid space mass at c2, measured 17x24x44mm (T x AP X CC) increased compared to last ct was 15 x 20 x 30mm, says mass is displacing right ICA and ECA anteriorly with preservation of fat planes. stable tubular hypodense lesion extending above and below mass along right carotid space from c1 to thoracic inlet likely thickened vagus nerve. tried to copy ct report, couldn't figure it out, blondes lol, I can email it to ya, , ent says its likely on vagus nerve and voice paralyzed, if he removed, so yea keep watching that bad boy, check it again next year, doing good darling, I gonna try to stop taking nuvigil,only take it 1 or 2 days week, eating better and lil exercise is good thing afterall hope ya'll doing well your side of world. bye darlin
you know a stubborn girl from the south can't be silenced, I need to voice my opinion, sometimes too much lol. Bye darlin, check in with you on new years
LOL, I pray that your voice keeps on entertaining the people :). BYE BYE.
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