For patients with the disease of Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD), cold is an important factor that can affect the patient’s condition. Many patients’ condition is aggravated because of the cold. So what does a cold do with polycystic kidney disease?
Under the stimulation of various Infectious agents, such as oxygen radical,
virus, germ, dust and so on, the body's own immune system will be activated and
generate inflammatory response to resist the foreign attack, which is the
actively “justifiable defense” carried out by our own organism body. Then our
kidneys will generate new types of antigen antibody reaction, then this will
lead to large amount of immune complex to deposit in the kidney blood vessels,
which will cause the ischemia and anemia of the kidneys. When the kidney
encounters continuous and repeating foreign attacks, it will be impossible for
the body do resist so many attacks. Gradually, there will be the damage to the
tissues and lead to the further damage to the kidney.
The better choice for polycystic kidney disease patients is to prevent from
catching a cold, instead of treat the cold after the catching it. Then how to
prevent from catching a cold?
1, you can boil the vinegar for about 15-20 minutes in the room and make use
of the steam of the vinegar to restrain or kill the germs in the room.
2, when you come out in the morning or in the evening, you can wipe some
cooling ointment or essential balm on the two sides of the forehead and the area
of lips and mouth, which can help you prevent from catching a cold.
3, every morning, wash your face with cold water; every evening, wash your
foot with hot water.
4, at the beginning of having a cold, you can blow your face with the warm
wind by hair drier for about 3-5 minutes, which can relieve the symptoms and
accelerate the recovery of the cold.
5, drink the ginger and sugar tea which is made by boiling water with proper
amount of ginger and brown sugar.
6, pour the boiling water into a cup, then take deep breathing and inhale the
hot steam in until the water become cold, and this method has very good effects
on the beginning of a cold.
7, massage: rub your two hands with each other until they get warm, then
massage the Yingxiang acupuncture point (locating within the nasal fossa) with
your warm palms for about ten times.
8, during the Influenza season, you can take some medicine as prevention in
9, after every meal, rinse the mouth with light salt brine to eliminate the
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