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David My doc said no lump I'm healthy Right I've been

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Hi David
My doc said no lump I'm healthy
Right I've been fine how do I tell f I have hay fever or a cold ?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.
This is Dr. Davidhay fever is a seasonal allergy from pollen or rag weed causing sneezing, runny nose and sinus congestion . this can be helped with over the counter allergy medications. it is spring time now and high pollen season and allergy season.cold virus tends to cause you to feel run down, tired and make you feel sick and not well, loss of appetite, runny nose, low grade fever and sick.allergies don't usually make you feel sicklet me know if you have other questions.if done for now, please leave positive rating of 3-5 stars so I can get credit for helping you todaywe only get credit for helping clients after positive feedbackyou can always reach me directly with "a question for Dr. David" in the medicine or oncology categories if you have other questionshere is my website if you need to reach me:http://www.justanswer.com/medical/expert-dr-david/
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Temp 36.5. No fever runny nose scratchy throat. Good appetite no sickness tired
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.
sounds like you have spring allergies.you should try some over the counter allergy medicationslike Allegra or Claritinand a steroid nasal spray like Nasocort or Rhinocort which can help your allergy symptoms.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Dripping nose sneezing feel tired.
Apart from that ok. WBC ok to fight it mate ?
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.
there is nothing to fight. there is no infection.you have allergies.you need to take allergy medications.your immune system if fine.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Ohhhhhh. I see.
WBC 3.90. Red 4.98. Heamoglobin 158. As you know last week means my immune is a good one. ?
Have a good evening.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
My little boy has chickenpox. I had that at 23 wasn't. Pleasant. !! No link with this ?
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.
no link with your prior chicken pox or your sons chicken poxyou have allergy symptomstake some allergy medications.your immune system is fine.This is Dr. Davidhay fever is a seasonal allergy from pollen or rag weed causing sneezing, runny nose and sinus congestion . this can be helped with over the counter allergy medications. it is spring time now and high pollen season and allergy season.cold virus tends to cause you to feel run down, tired and make you feel sick and not well, loss of appetite, runny nose, low grade fever and sick.allergies don't usually make you feel sicklet me know if you have other questions.if done for now, please leave positive rating of 3-5 stars so I can get credit for helping you todaywe only get credit for helping clients after positive feedbackyou can always reach me directly with "a question for Dr. David" in the medicine or oncology categories if you have other questionshere is my website if you need to reach me:http://www.justanswer.com/medical/expert-dr-david/
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Thanks David.
Speak soon So it's not serious. Does the tiredness come with hay fever. ? You don't think it's a cold ?
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.
it is not serious.anxiety can cause fatigue.I don't think it is a cold.
Dr. David and 3 other Medical Specialists are ready to help you
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I'm not anxious at mo.
Can hay fever cause tiredness. But my bloods mean the tiredness is not connected to anything ? Payment on way
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.
yes, allergies can cause you to be tired.yes, your blood levels are normalyou don't have to be anxious about your tiredness.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Just relax its hay fever and it's made me feel tired
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.
yes, just relaxits hay fever spring allergies.take some allergy medications
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Yes will do
But if it is a cold. I'm good to fight my immune is great ?
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.
yes, your immune system is greatyou don't have to worry about your immune system.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Clever for looking at that blood work isn't it ?
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.
yes, that is clever of you.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
no I meant blood work is good for checking the immune system. ? LOool
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.
yes, blood work is good for checking the immune system.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
And you have checked mine ?so I'm off to relax thanks for your help !
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.
you are welcomethanks for your positive feedback.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Speak soon
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.
ok.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Hibdavid il pay again here if ok with you
I have no sore throat today gone. More energy but just yellow phlegm and a sinus pain. Cold ?
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.
sounds like allergies and sinus infection.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Do the allergy cause the infection and will my immune kick it off ok I feel ok
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.
lots of mucus in your sinus can get infected and cause a bacterial sinus infection. which can cause sinus pressure, headaches, dizziness
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I have that yes.
Will my immune be ok to get if sorted ?
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.
you need a course of antibiotics to treat a bacterial sinus infection.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
But that goes for everyone not just me my immune is good enough. ??
I am seeing my doc on Tuesday so il get them then . is there a chance it will clear up on its own ?
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.
people with normal immune systems can still get sinus infectionsI get them all the time after a viral cold or bad allergies.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
It's the first time I've had anything except anxiety ibs for 2 years. So my immune numbers are fine to deal with stuff ?
See how it goes ? And then get antibiotics on Tuesday morning if still there ??
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.
yes, you will be finedon't be nervous.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Thanks.
I feel a little dizzy no headache a bit of pressure the phlegm is clearing.
But to be clear my immune system is normal good to go .
And Tuesday tell doc if still there .
My throat cleared up in 12 hours that must mean the immune is working ?
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.
yes, your immune system is working.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
And the blood numbers say it's fine ?
Speak later
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.
yes, your blood levels are good.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
So my immune is good ?
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.
yes, I told you already, your immune system is fine.
Dr. David and 3 other Medical Specialists are ready to help you
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Yep but my anxiety brain needs it to stick.
Thanks for all your help have a good evening I feel much better than yesterday and everyone seems to have it. !! lol
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.
you are welcome.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
So I'm
Normal just like the rest on immune. End of ? Payment coming now.
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.
yes, your immune system is normal. end of questions.you don't have to worry.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Nice to lnow.
Have a good evening payment done my friend
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.
bye
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Temp 36.9 feel ok went for a run no sore throat just headache and pain in and around nose and headache.
Good appetite.
How long does the sinus headache take to ease ?
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.
you need to get on antibiotics to treat a bacterial sinus infection.you are not on them yet.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
My doc is closed I'm going Tuesday morning will I be ok ?
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.
you will be ok.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Ok to wait til Tuesday ? My temp is 36.8 so that's ok and my throat is perfect so I'm fighting it off ? How do we know it's bacterial ? Not viral ?
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.
your symptoms sound like you have a bacterial sinus infection
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Ok the fact I'm feeling better not worse and only the sinus symptoms left no temp means il be ok til o get to docs ?
And my immune is having a go at it ?
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.
you need to see your doctor to get on a course of antibiotics for a sinus infectionthis doesn't mean your immune system is bad.you need to stop worrying about your immune system.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Am I ok to wait till tuesday ?
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.
yes, you will be fine.