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Sauna for nasal surgery relief

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Dr. Rajinder Bajoria MD

I had L2 L3 L4 L5 lumbar spinal surgery on November 17, 2011. All sutures have been remove and the incision has properly healed. May I now use my infared sauna? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rajinder Bajoria ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Ilir Sharka MD

I have a pacer wire left in my heart post bypass surgery 5 years ago. Can I safely use an infrared sauna without it heating up. I have been using conventional sauna (190-200 degrees) post exercise ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ilir Sharka ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Kalpana Pathak MD

I lose weight by doing gym and going sauna too much after 2 yrs.. But during the weight loss program, I used too much sauna and my face skin look too soft and when it dries, I look old too me. please ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kalpana Pathak ( Dermatologist)
Dr.  Pavan Kumar Gupta MD

have an infrared sauna..I have a metal stent . is it OK to use the sauna? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

provides some relief, but not entirely. Is there a new surgery, using stents, to open the nasal airways? I ...I have narrow nasal airways ( CT scan ) and my nose stops up daily. I've been using... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)

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my son is 5year old.he is complaining of feeling of suffocation while breathing,nasal congestion during sleeptime .he has to depend on nasal drop for this ,but that is also temporary relief.i am... View answer

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Dr.  Likaj MD

a sauna and spa? I had my 60th birthday yesterday and this was a gift I received from my friends. Thank ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Likaj ( Cardiac Surgeon)
Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

Is it safe and/or helpful to use an infrared sauna after receiving a kidney transplant? I had some complications right after the surgery involving clotting in the kidney, but since then my creatinine has held... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Prakash H Muddegowda MD

the dangers of the extreme heat in the sauna .... He wants to do that again when he is able to walk but he is on Coumadin and painkillers from the hip surgery. Don t forget he is almost 80 years old. Can an... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prakash H Muddegowda ( Geriatics Specialist)
Dr. Manuel C See IV MD

I had general surgery to repair an inguinal hernia on 4 Aug 2014. Today is Wed, 13 Aug. My question is, when can I have a sauna bath? I am concerned about high heat and bacteria getting ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Manuel C See IV ( Urologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  T Chandrakant MD

If this is your personal sauna , it is good. You should not visit sauna for public as you may spread the infection or get another infection. You can instill nasal decongestant drops and take steam...

Dr. Naval Mendiratta MD

Well it will get better. Probably the heat has blocked your nose. Take some steam at home if it doesnt get better. You can use some otrivin nasal drops as well

Dr. Eric Goldstein MD

Hello. I just read through your question. It is perfectly safe to sit in a sauna while on your period.