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Today respiratory diseases present a significant health challenge, affecting millions of individuals. From common ailments like the flu to more serious conditions such as asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), respiratory diseases can severely impact quality of life and pose significant healthcare burdens.

Respiratory diseases are mostly caused by viruses and common predisposing factors are past history like TB, any allergic illness, childhood illness like measles, whooping cough, occupation in the mines; family history of TB, bronchial asthma, eczema; and personal history of smoking, substance abuse, contact with pets or exposure to allergens.

Homeopathy medicines have shown excellent results in acute as well as chronic cases of cough including dry cough, loose rattling cough, spasmodic cough, paroxysmal cough, and nocturnal cough. Cough arising from various diseases like asthma and bronchitis is also treated remarkably well with homeopathy. Holistic homeopathic treatment can bring down the frequency and intensity of these illnesses.

Homeopathy remedies prescribed for acute respiratory infections help alleviate symptoms such as fever, cough, sore throat and fatigue; while for chronic respiratory conditions like asthma and COPD, homeopathic treatment aims to reduce inflammation, improve lung function, and enhance overall well-being.

Homeopathy also emphasises lifestyle modifications and dietary changes to support respiratory health. Recommendations may include avoiding environmental triggers, such as smoke and allergens, practicing stress reduction techniques, maintaining a balanced diet rich in fruit and vegetables and staying hydrated.

Respiratory illness can be prevented by following basic hygiene practices like washing hands, avoiding close contact with sick individuals, and practicing good respiratory etiquette like covering a cough or sneeze. Maintaining a healthy lifestyle and avoiding exposure to pollutants can help boost respiratory health.

To summarise, homeopathy offers a personalised and holistic approach to managing respiratory diseases. Holistic homeopathic treatment can bring down the frequency and intensity of these illnesses.

Dr Silji Manoj, Ahlan Medial Center, Al Nahda, Sharjah., 0501625105/0506037569’s Homeopathy, Instagram: Dr. Silji Manoj, Instagram: ahlandentalclinic