Sick Building Syndrome Sick Building SyndromeRelated Tools & References « Back to Sick Building Syndrome Index Sorted Alphabetically A-Z Sort by popularity Altered Mental Status Anxiety Chest Pain Confusion Depression Diarrhea Dizziness Doctor: Checklist to Take To Your Doctor's Appointment Doctor: Getting the Most from Your Doctor's Appointment Fatigue Headache How to Choose a Doctor Intestinal Gas Itching Nausea Rash Shortness of Breath (Dyspnea) Sore Throat (Pharyngitis) Sorted by Popularity (as on MedicineNet) Sort alphabetically Nausea Itching Shortness of Breath (Dyspnea) Intestinal Gas Rash Fatigue Diarrhea Headache Chest Pain Sore Throat (Pharyngitis) Altered Mental Status Dizziness Confusion How to Choose a Doctor Anxiety Depression Doctor: Checklist to Take To Your Doctor's Appointment Doctor: Getting the Most from Your Doctor's Appointment Suggested Reading on Sick Building Syndrome by Our Doctors Related Diseases & Conditions 17 articles Rash The word "rash" means an outbreak of red bumps on the body. The way people use this term, "a rash" can refer to many different skin conditions. The most Itching Itching can be a common problem. Itches can be localized or generalized. There are many causes of itching to include: infection (jock itch, vaginal itch), Headache Headaches can be divided into two categories: primary headaches and secondary headaches. Migraine headaches, tension headaches, and cluster headaches are Diarrhea Diarrhea is a change is the frequency and looseness of bowel movements. Cramping, abdominal pain, and the sensation of rectal urgency are all symptoms Mold Mold exposure may cause symptoms in people who are sensitive to molds. Symptoms of mold allergy include sneezing, runny nose, wheezing, coughing, redness Intestinal Gas (Belching, Bloating, Flatulence) Gas or "intestinal gas" means different things to different people. Everyone has gas and eliminates it by belching or farting (passing it through the rectum). Anxiety Anxiety is a feeling of apprehension and fear characterized by physical symptoms. Anxiety disorders are serious medical illnesses that affect approximately Chest Pain Chest pain is a common complaint by a patient in the ER. Causes of chest pain include broken or bruised ribs, pleurisy, pneumothorax, shingles, pneumonia, Allergy (Allergies) An allergy refers to a misguided reaction by our immune system in response to bodily contact with certain foreign substances. When these allergens come Nausea and Vomiting Nausea is an uneasiness of the stomach that often precedes vomiting. Nausea and vomiting are not diseases, but they are symptoms of many conditions. The Fatigue Fatigue can be described in various ways. Sometimes fatigue is described as feeling a lack of energy and motivation (both mental and physical). The causes Sore Throat Sore throats are generally described as pain or discomfort in the throat area. A sore throat may be caused by bacterial or viral infections; toxins, irritants, Depression Depression is an illness that involves the body, mood, and thoughts and affects the way a person eats and sleeps, the way one feels about oneself, and Sleep A number of vital tasks carried out during sleep help maintain good health and enable people to function at their best. Sleep needs vary from individual Smoking (How to Quit Smoking) Smoking is an addiction. More than 430,000 deaths occur each year in the U.S. from smoking related illnesses. Secondhand smoke or "passive smoke" also Asbestos Asbestos exposure lung disease is divided into three main types, asbestosis (lung scarring caused by asbestos fibers), disease of the lining of the lung Legionnaires' Disease Legionellosis is an infection caused by the Legionella pneumophila bacterium. There are two forms of legionellosis: Pontiac fever and Legionnaires' disease, Medications 5 articles Procedures & Tests 0 articles Pictures, Images & Quizzes 0 articles Doctor's & Expert's Views 0 articles Health News 0 articles Health Features 0 articles STAY INFORMED Get the latest health and medical information delivered direct to your inbox!