Healthy body: Being healthy is the best a person can get, goes the proverb. For a long time there have been theories about being healthy in order to lead an ideal life. Illness is easy to get. To prevent from illness is not like moving mountains. Simple lifestyle practices such as eating well cooked food and routine exercise will enhance one’s immunity. There is nothing as an impeccable immunity. Immune systems are porous; some germs may spread without the notice of the body’s immune system. Some germs may never mature to invoke an attack on the human body. So, the problem at hand is not germs but germs which become mature. The human body will counter the influence of anti bodies produced from these microbial organisms and hence the body’s temperature will increase suddenly; it is after the increase of the body’s temperature will person take proper medical assistance.
The case dealt with in this article is somewhat natural. Suppose a person has a running nose, the person may never be sure to answer the question; is it a cold or allergies. Both cold and allergies produce the same exact symptoms, which may range from running nose, irritation and watery eyes, sub sequent sneezing, dry and hard to swallow throat, irritation in the neck area etc.
Let’s See in Detail: Is it a cold or Allergies
Cold: Before self medicating the patient should be sure whether this is a cold or is it due to allergies. A slight variation of symptoms can be used to differentiate between these two diseases. Suppose this is a cold then the patient will surely suffer from running nose which may sometimes be stuffed and sometimes be free, sneezing of organic materials along with mucus, pain or soreness in throat along with heavy prolonged coughing. Fever may sometimes occur or may not occur at all in cold. In this case the patient should take medication for cold.
Prevention: So, how to evade from catching a cold? The person should follow traditional values this time. The person is advised to keep the hands, arms and feet clean and away from wetness; and to make contact with their eyes and nose only when extremely necessary. Taking a walk, even during abnormal weather conditions is also prescribed; this will boost up the immune system and prevents from catching a cold.
Allergy: If the person is not suffering from cold for sure, then it may be due to allergies. But is it a cold or allergies? Allergies also have a set of symptoms to identify; the patient will have running nose with thin mucous, which would be clear along with other wastes. The patient will sneeze incessantly and sometimes continuous sneezing may also be reported. The person may sometimes suffer from severe cough along with dizziness with a stuffed nose. Some of these symptoms are not reported in the case of cold.
Is it a Cold or Allergies: Whatever it is, Let’s prevent it.
So, how does a person take preventive steps from getting allergies? Allergies are caused by a variety of reasons, tree pollen grains, dust, fresh grass etc. and depend from one person to another from the working of the immune system. Taking part in a series of skin and blood tests would lift the veil off the factors that has caused the allergy. Further staying away from these factors, the person can escape from getting sick.
Now, I am confident that you know the the answer of the question, Is It a Cold or Allergies?