How does one prevent runny nose and colds ?
Hi I am experiencing frequent running nose since one year , after the delivery of my second son .it starts as sneeze and then gradually turns into cold , sometimes there will be itching sensation in the nose. Initially I was wondering that may be I am allergic to something but it starts as soon...
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Preventation of cold sores
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What is the best way to prevent myself from repeatedly catching cold?
If this is an infection, then you will have to identify and stay away from the source. But if it is an allergic reaction, then stay away from the allergen (usually dust or pollen). Other causes could be sinus problems, this will have to be treated differently, please consult an ENT (ear, nose, throat) specialist for the same.
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Yes, you can consider the use of petroleum jelly. It contains a mixture of mineral , paraffin and waxes that will lock in moisture and prevent cracking of your lips during bad weather.
I hope this helps
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