Dry Cough Medicine

When it comes to medicating for a dry cough, there are a multitude of different options. It is important to remember to never self-treat with cough mixture for a period longer than two weeks. If you have been using cough medication to get rid of a dry cough after home remedies for a long period of time without significant improvement, there is a reason for the lack of progress, and it is important to see a doctor who will be able to identify the cause, and allow an effective treatment. If a cough is dry or tickly, cough sweets, cough drops, or lozenges are often the first port of call. These often contain ingredients such as menthol that numb the receptors allowing temporary relief from the cough. It is not advised that young children be given hard candies, as there is a potential choking hazard. With the use of any medication, including dry cough medicine, ensure to get adequate sleep. […]

Fear Of Being Alone

People who need to be surrounded by other people at all times, the sort who like to go to parties, to be with friends all the time, and demand attention from their loved ones, are sufferers from ‘being alone fear’. This is not to say that those who feel comfortable in the company of others are all sufferers. But those who cannot bear to be alone, those who can’t exist without people about them, those who have irrational fear and panic attacks when alone, these are the sufferers from fear of being alone or autophobia. The medical dictionary definition is ‘an abnormal and persistent fear of loneliness’. You might know sociopath (what is?) or psychopath, However, as another one of these social disorders, sufferers from autophobia may experience anxiety even though they realize that solitude does not threaten their well-being. They may worry about being ignored or unloved, and their worries may develop into fears of intruders, strange noises or […]