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Treatment for common cold - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Ear, Nose and Throat Problems
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   Hii...
User :   i have cold...
User :   could you tell natural remedies that would help me
Doctor :   Ok
User :   to be relieved of Cold?
Doctor :   Since when do you have this problem?
User :   its been 2 days..
Doctor :   Is there any cough, headache, nose block or fever?
User :   nose block only
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Then I suggest that you do steam inhalation with Sinarest caps or a few drops of menthol oil frequently as often as possible at least 5 times a day for 2 days.
Doctor :   You should also take plenty of rest, avoid cold weather, dust, pollution and cold fluids. Take a bland diet.
User :   k wht abt having head bath?
User :   k
Doctor :   You can have a head bath but make sure that you dry your hair thoroughly with a hair dryer or fan.
User :   k
User :   so i should avoid excerise also, shouldn't i?
Doctor :   You can continue with exercise if you are up to it and there is no weakness.
Doctor :   Exercise helps in relieving cold.
User :   o ok..
Doctor :   Rest is mainly from work place or college
User :   ok the mental stress
Doctor :   So that there is no exposure to pollution
User :   got it
Doctor :   and dust
User :   fine...
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