Education Blogs – Pulmonary Medical Consultants
What Are The Options To Treat Idiopathic Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
Has your pulmonologist confused you with the diagnosis of IPAH – Idiopathic Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension? It is time to let go of the confusion; stay with us till the end to learn about IPAH and its treatment. What Is IPAH? (IPAH) or Idiopathic Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension is a lung disorder characterized by high BP – […]
Is Working Out Safe With Pulmonary Hypertension?
The standard line of treatment includes modification of diet as well as adding a proper – not strenuous, workout regime for dealing with pulmonary hypertension. Since the severity of PH varies from patient to patient, thus, the type of exercise also differs. Here are some safety tips that you should keep in mind while doing […]
How To Deal With PPHN?
You may have heard the term blue baby syndrome; it is often referred to a newborn whose skin turns blue due to lack of oxygenated blood flow. In this particular condition – pulmonary hypertension, the baby’s vessels are not wide enough for adequate circulation. Let’s dig in deeper for more information. PPHN – Persistent Pulmonary […]
5 Ways to Have A Good Snooze With Fluid In Lungs
Do you experience the feeling of drawing while sleeping? It is quite an unnerving experience and may lead to a poor sleep cycle and quality of life in its entirety. The condition is known as pleural effusion, a fluid buildup around the lungs, making breathing hard. Let’s take a look at how you can sleep […]
How To Deal With Hyperinflation of Lungs?
Hyperinflation of lungs means that they are expanded beyond their normal size because of trapped air. Any condition you suffer from which reduces the amount you exhale can cause hyperinflated lungs. The condition is most commonly associated with chronic obstructive lung disease (COPD). Since you take in lesser amounts of air, it leads to a […]
Essential Oils and Sinus Infection – What’s The Link?
Sinus infections are a real pain in the nose! They make you feel miserable, to say the least. The good news is that essential oils ease symptoms of a sinus infection and promote healing. Let’s delve in deeper to learn the role of essential oils and how they help you breathe. So, let’s get sniffing! […]
What Are Blood Clots In Lungs?
Blood clots in the lungs can be a bit scary – but don’t worry, we have got you. You can take a sigh of relief because we have broken it down; what this condition means, how long it takes to recover, and what the healing process of blood clots in the lungs looks like. What […]
I Can’t Breath, My Lung is choking!
It is like your body is screaming, “Hey! Wake up; I’m suffocating here!” Well, there are more than a few reasons why you are waking up gasping for breath. This blog has detailed 9 reasons why this might be happening to you. 9 Reasons Why You Are Waking Up Gasping For Breath Let’s start with […]
What Is An Adult Onset Asthma?
Asthma is a common childhood disease, but that does not mean it cannot strike in old age. Yes, you can get asthma as an adult; if your diagnosis is made past 20 years, the phenomenon is known as adult-onset asthma. Is Asthma In Adults Common? Around 21 million U.S. adult population of ages 18 or […]
What is The Average Mortality Rate OF Pulmonary Embolism?
Pulmonary embolism is a condition in which the blood clot gets stuck in the lungs of the artery, which blocks the blood flow to that specific part leading to their death. The most common cause of P.E. is DVT – Deep Venous Thrombosis. It is a serious matter and can result in fatality if not […]