Saturday, February 25, 2012

What's Hestic

This vital organ is one of the vital organ of human life. Particular function in the human respiratory system. Served as a place of exchange of oxygen required humans and remove carbon dioxide which is a result of the rest of the breathing process that must be removed from the body, so the body's need for oxygen remain unfulfilled. The air is very important for humans, do not breathe oxygen for several minutes can cause death. That's an important part of the lung. Organ located below the ribs are indeed has a heavy duty, not to mention the increasingly polluted air we breathe as well as many germs floating around in the air. These all can cause various lung diseases.
Symptoms such as coughing, shortness of breath, or pain in the chest area may indicate that there is something wrong with your lungs. With more quickly detect it, it will help keep the disease is no longer and worse. The following information on a variety of lung problems and their prevention and solution, may help to detect the health of your lungs.

 Tuberculosis (TB)

Cause: The disease tuberculosis is caused by the bacterium Mycrobacterium tuberculosis. The disease can be transmitted through saliva splashes when the patient coughs.
Symptoms: Coughing up phlegm for more than three weeks. Can also issue a cough accompanied by blood. Patients will have a fever, especially in the afternoon or evening, sweating at night. Decreased appetite, resulting in a thin body.
Prevention and solution: If there are friends, neighbors or family members who experience these symptoms, you should be advised to consult a doctor to determine if the cough is TB disease or not. Because sometimes a cough illness often considered trivial, but this disease can kill someone if not treated immediately and can be transmitted to others.
Treatment: Treatment for tuberculosis when it is caught early are not too expensive and easy to cure because there are already drugs provided by the government. When required, patients with TB may also be quarantined in a special place so as not to transmit the disease.

This disease is actually a disease that has been conquered, but later returned to attack. One is due to tuberculosis are not spending their medication. Drugs must be taken regularly for 6 to 9 months to cure this disease. Not spend the drug can cause the patient can not recover and lead a drug no longer able to fight germs because germs become resistant.

Cause: The cause of asthma is a temporary narrowing of the respiratory tract that can cause sufferers to feel shortness of breath. Vessel constriction occurs in the throat. Heredity plays an important role in this disease, if there are parents or grandparents who suffer from this disease can be reduced to the children or grandchildren.

Allergic to something like dust, temperature changes, humidity, excessive exercise or emotional stress can cause allergies, so the membrane that lines the vessels to swell and excessive mucus so that vessels become narrow and people with breathing difficulties. Although an attack of shortness of breath may go away, but heavy attack if left untreated can cause death because the patient can not breathe.
Symptoms: Shortness of breath sounds with wheezing (wheezing) Prevention and solution: Avoid things that can cause allergies in people, causing asthma attacks. For example, by cleaning the dust on a mattress, pillow or blanket. Avoid extreme temperatures and humidity animals or foods that may cause allergies.
Treatment: To cope with an asthma attack is to use reliever medication (bronchodilator) inhaled way. Another way is to do a therapy that will teach you how to relax and catch your breath in the event of an asthma attack. When asthma is severe, it can use the drug daily until relief of asthma attacks can be controlled. Thus, it is advisable for the sufferer to always carry a reliever medication wherever he goes in order to be used in case of attack.

Cause: bronchitis disease due to inflammation of the bronchi (the tubes that carry air into the lungs). The reason could be due to bacteria infection, bacteria or viruses. Other causes are cigarette smoke, dust, or air pollutants.
Symptoms: fever accompanied by cough or phlegm is yellow when it is caused by bacterial infection. Meanwhile, when is chronic, productive cough and shortness of breath for a few months to several years.
Prevention and solution: Increase endurance is one of the precautions that can be done. Meanwhile, to prevent chronic bronchitis is to stop smoking also avoid secondhand smoke to avoid exposure to secondhand smoke is very dangerous.
Treatment: For treatment when it is caused by bacteria or germs can be overcome by taking antibiotics as directed by your doctor. If caused by a virus, commonly used drugs to relieve symptoms.

Cause: Pneumonia is an infection that occurs in lung tissue (parenchyma) caused by bacteria, viruses or fungi. Generally caused by streptococcal bacteria (Streptococcus) and the bacteria Mycoplasma pneumoniae.
Symptoms: Coughing up phlegm with a thick, yellow sputum, chest pain, and shortness of breath accompanied by high fever.
Prevention and solution: Always maintain cleanliness and keep the immune system stay strong to prevent the bacteria can not penetrate the defenses of the body's health. Get used to wash hands, eat a nutritious diet or exercise regularly.
Treatment: If you have been suffering from pneumonia, usually cured by taking antibiotics.

Causes: Emphysema is caused due to loss of elasticity in the alveoli. Alveoli themselves are bubbles present in the lungs. In patients with emphysema, lung volume is greater than a healthy person because the carbon dioxide should be expelled from the lungs trapped inside. Cigarette smoke and the lack of the enzyme alpha-1-antitrypsin is the cause of loss of elasticity in the lung.
Symptoms: Shortness of breath in a long time and can not be cured with commonly used drugs lozenges shortness of breath. And decreased appetite and weight loss are also common in patients with emphysema.
Prevention and solutions: Avoiding smoking is the best way to prevent this disease. Quitting smoking is also very important.

 Lung Cancer
Cause: The cancer has become a deadly disease, even lung cancer is the first killer compared to other cancers. Tumor cells or cancer that grows in the lungs experienced by patients with lung cancer. Cancer can grow in this tissue and can spread to other parts.

The main cause is cigarette smoke contains many toxic substances and inhaled into the lungs and has been accumulating for decades causing mutations in airway cells and cause cancer cells.

Another cause is the radioactive radiation, toxic chemicals, stress or heredity.
Symptoms: Coughing, chest pain, shortness of breath, coughing up blood, fatigue and weight loss. But as in other types of cancer, symptoms usually only emerge if the cancer has grown large or has spread.
Prevention and solutions: Avoiding smoking and secondhand smoke are also lots of nutritious foods that contain lots of antioxidants to prevent cancer cells.
Because lung disease primarily caused by cigarette smoke, then you should immediately cease this practice and do not try to start for those who never smoked . Avoid exposure to secondhand smoke for an even more dangerous than active smokers. Pulmonary care, avoid lung disease, and you can breathe more easily


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