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How to know how bad a head injury is and what to do if woozy?

How to know how bad a head injury is and what to do if woozy?

Unconsciousness: Head injury severity is determined by the duration of symptoms following the injury. If you have wooziness for less than 15 minutes you are probably ok, if it lasts longer than an hour it is more serious, if you are unaware of your surroundings for more than a day it is very serious. ...Read more

Dr. Creighton Wright
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Injuries (Definition)

An injury, of any severity, is a condition in which a person has damage to any part of his body. Examples of major injuries include gunshot wounds, knife wounds, large burns, severed ...Read more


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How do I know if my eye injury is bad enough to see a doctor?

How do I know if my eye injury is bad enough to see a doctor?

Eye injury: Any eye injury should never been taken lightly. Permanent damage is the end result. If you are not sure i would see the eye doctor immedaitely. ...Read more

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What to do if I have a really bad memory, what is a better way to remember things?

What to do if I have a really bad memory, what is a better way to remember things?

If you suffered: from a traumatic experience and are haunted by a bad memory, consider meeting with a therapist. EMDR is on form of treatment that can help you reprocess the bad memory and overcome it. ...Read more

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How long will it take for a mild concussion to heal and what can I do to get rid of the headaches?

How long will it take for a mild concussion to heal and what can I do to get rid of the headaches?

Weeks to months: It may take weeks to months for symptoms of a concussion to resolve. Headaches can be af several types. you should consult a neurologist to make a proper diagnosis and provide you with appropriate treatement for the individual type of headache. ...Read more

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Anyone know what is a tick head and how do you get them?

Anyone know what is a tick head and how do you get them?

Head of a tick.: A tick's head may be left embedded in the skin when one attempts to remove a tick. Use sterilized fine point tweezers to fish the tick's mouthparts or head away from your skin. Do not squeeze or stab the head. Remove, wash hands as well as site of tick removal. ...Read more

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How can you tell if you have a bad rotor cuff and what is it ?

How can you tell if you have a bad rotor cuff and what is it

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Shoulder pain: Rotator cuff disorders come in degrees of damage such as one or more tendon involvement, partial or complete tears. Occasionally just inflammation is present. Symptoms include pain on motion causing mild or severe limitation of range of motion, difficulty sleeping because of pain when lying on the shoulder. An MRI is diagnostic, but many orthopedic surgeons make the diagnosis by simple examination ...Read more

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Just want to ask how would i know if my baby's nose is broken? What are the possible symptoms and how to cure them? Thankyou

Just want to ask how would i know if my baby's nose is broken? What are the possible symptoms and how to cure them? Thankyou

Signs and symptoms: Of broken nose regardless of age - swelling/bruising of nose, tender to touch, nosebleed, a crooked/twisted nose, pain; difficulty breathing out of the nose, a crackling sound or sensation like that of rubbing hair between 2 fingers.Broken nose is usually caused by trauma to the face or nose including falls , sports injury, car accidents or personal fights. You will need to take your baby to an ENT ! ...Read more

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What to do if i held in my anger for to long and it caused depression what do I to get rid of it?

What to do if i held in my anger for to long and it caused depression what do I to get rid of it?

Therapy: Therapy is a good way to explore the issues that have caused the anger. It can also help you learn better coping mechanisms instead of keeping it all bottled up and causing depression. Exercise can be helpful coping mechanism for dealing with anger. ...Read more

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What to do if I have blood sugar is 72. How can I get it to a better number?

What to do if I have blood sugar is 72. How can I get it to a better number?

WHAT???: Hi. What a strange question. What are you thinking? What's WRONG with 72? And what would be better? Please clarify and then re-ask your question. ...Read more

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How do you know how bad your burn is and what can you put on it to make the sting go away?

How do you know how bad your burn is and what can you put on it to make the sting go away?

burn: It has hard to t3ll you but if it seems superficial were you have not lost any skin you can cover it with milk of magnesium. ...Read more

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Could you tell me if someone has a concussion and goes to the er, what do they do to diagnose?

Could you tell me if someone has a concussion and goes to the er, what do they do to diagnose?

Physical exam: Concussion can be diagnosed by obtaining a history and physical exam. If a patient lost consciousness, a cat scan go the brain maybe necessary. ...Read more

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What do you suggest if I have a sty in my eye and it is really swollen. Any ways on how to get the swelling to go down?

What do you suggest if I have a sty in my eye and it is really swollen. Any ways on how to get the swelling to go down?

Heat treatment: The best treatment for an evolving stye is to apply very warm soaks (washclosth under very warm -not hot- water applied to the lid about 5 times per day for 5 minutes at a time will usually get it to respond fairly quickly. Give this a try for 3-5 days and then see an ophthalmologist if still significant after that time. ...Read more

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What to do if i got pretty bad acne and i wanted to know it there was any way to get rid of it quickly?

What to do if i got pretty bad acne and i wanted to know it there was any way to get rid of it quickly?

No quick fix: "Pretty bad" acne is unlikely to respond to over-the-counter remedies. Start using topical benzoyl peroxide as tolerated and get with your personal physician. Acne is a chronic, non-curable disease that you'll need to manage until it remits on its own. If you are offered isotretinoin, please give it serious consideration. It's not for the faint-hearted but is the last and strongest resource. ...Read more

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I have anemia and I am trying to see if there is a way i can find out what kind of anemia it is and how to fix it without it coasting me a lot?

I have anemia and I am trying to see if there is a way i can find out what kind of anemia it is and how to fix it without it coasting me a lot?

Go to see PMD: Go to see your pmd. You just need a few basic blood work and regular test for anemia to easily find out the cause of anemia. Pmd should be able to do it without the need to send you to see a specialist in majority of cases. The basic work up will not be expensive. If the case is more complicated then you will need to be referred to a specialist. ...Read more

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What to do if i just wonder how does a doctor assess a knee injury?

What to do if i just wonder how does a doctor assess a knee injury?

By taking a detailed: History, examination, tests like xrays, ct scan/mri. These all are required usually to make a dx. ...Read more

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How to know if the person is anosmic and what to do if so?

How to know if the person is anosmic and what to do if so?

Smelling will return: check by smelling coffee or other strong fragrance, it should recover over time, talk with your doctor if it persists, I am available for second opinion if needed ...Read more

Dr. Eric Weisman
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Head Trauma (Definition)

Any injury to the face, skull, or brain as a result of blunt force, or penetrating trauma. It can also occur due to rapid ...Read more


Dr. Dariush Saghafi
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Dizziness (Definition)

Dizziness is a feeling of light headedness that includes loss of balance, vertigo, or the feeling as ...Read more