3 Essential Steps Towards Cure of Respiratory Problems

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Winters are on their last breath, but still, cold winds are rolling on the area. This cold climate is good to enjoy but it is not very friendly to your respiratory tract. Of course, you cannot sit behind the doors, just be prepared to knock out the respiratory problems. Here is how you can do this.

Track the Symptoms:

Respiratory problems are those which affect breathing passage and can hinder your normal breathing process.

symptoms of respiratory problems

They can be infectious, inflammatory, structural, and neoplastic respiratory disorders. To track any respiratory problem is not a difficult task as they manifest very clear signs and symptoms which include:

  • Shortness of breath
  • Wheezing
  • Chest pain
  • A persistent cough
  • Any serious respiratory complication.

Diagnose Properly:

According to the observed symptoms, never try to resolve them at home as it can turn the mild condition to worst. A pulmonologist is the medical professionals who can help you to diagnose the situation in the best way. The best pulmonologists in Islamabad and other cities can be consulted through Marham.pk. They take the help of various techniques for diagnosing lung or chest diseases such as:

  • Proper investigation of blood.
  • Spirometry to check the highest airflow at a given lung volume to check obstruction in your breathing passage.
  • Pulmonary Function Tests, for the purpose of checking the response to bronchodilators, lung volumes, and diffusion capacity.
  • Chest X-rays, CT scanning or some other radiography technique. To consult the best radiologist in Lahore log on to Marham.pk.
  • A surgical method to get infected tissue from inside the chest or lung like a biopsy.
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Take Best Treatment:

Once a good and appropriate diagnosis has been done the next step is treatments for pulmonary rehabilitation and/or medication ensue. Rehabilitation is recommended for patients who have greater severity of the infection and have a less respiratory function or little chances of recovery with medicine are noted. Pulmonary rehabilitation is mainly recommended to educate and aware of the patient and his whole family to improve the overall quality of environmental conditions like the cleanliness of home and prognosis for the patient.

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If the situation is not much severe and rehabilitation can be skipping then the physician may recommend any good therapy to treat respiratory disorders and malfunctions according to the situation and its severity. Some way of treating disorders are listed below;

  • Medication
  • Oxygen therapy
  • Antibiotics
  • Steroids (that can come in pill or injection form),
  • Inhalers
  • Mechanical ventilation

Home remedies are good and work wonderfully, but it’s wise not to wait much to get the result and always consult a doctor to stay safe and healthy.

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Tayyaba Waris
She is a student of Ph.D. molecular biology at Comsats University, Islamabad. She is working on the causes and treatment of male infertility. She has also worked on liver disease and its herbal treatments and has recently got her paper published in the National journal of Natural Pharmaceuticals. At Marham, she writes about hot medical issues and general health problems.