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black diarrhea and rectal bleeding.Bloody stool, Diarrhea, severe Lower abdominal pain for 2 wks and chest pain not on any meds it hurts when i walk
I am experiencing chest congestion. I am over weight and it hard for me to breathe and also when I cough I taste blood
31 male breathless always and fullness in hailing . Headaches for past 4 months constant with weight loss and fatigue Nausea. Heart :: pulse doesn't accelerate takes time to work it up even when running minutes. Clicking feeling :: noise in throat. ?
As a female, can I still pass the hsv 2 virus to a male partner even with a condom? How often is viral shedding?
After 3 weeks can I drink alcohol, wisdom tooth extraction?
Blood test results MCV 96.5fl, B12 258 and Lymphocyte count 1.34 10*9::L could this be causing my migraines? What do these results mean?
Can I take 5 mg of melatonin, with high blood pressure meds. I take a diuretic and a ace inhibitor?
Can I smoke weed after 3 weeks wisdom tooth extraction?
Can my 5 year old take 1 ducolax laxitive tablet to relieve constipation of 6 days?
Can cocaine use cause swollen lymph nodes in the neck?
Do I have high Blood pressure as a teenager? almost all my readings has been over 130 and the highest recent one was 141::98. what should i do?
Does mild to moderate sleep apnea really need treatment? My AHI was 10 w:: intermittent desats to 88%. Dr recommended CPAP but is it really necessary?
Does a TSH level of 1.53 merit further thyroid testing? My B12 is 244 and Ferritin is 26 - what treatment should I be getting for these? Thank you!
Fecal impaction? been constipated for more than a week, have stomach bloating, abd discomfort, nausea. I tried milk of mag with minimal watery stools
For an Atrial Fibrillation patient, how critical is it to have sinus rhythm restored within a short time, assuming the patient takes NOAC full time?
For the last three months, I've had bloating after each meal coupled with thinning stool and constipation. I had an endoscopy (normal), colonoscopy (removed 3 pollips), emptying test (normal), and so far one week on Xifaxan for SIBO, no improvement.
How to I eat healthier while living in a dorm room with limited options in the cafe on campus and no way to cook meals?
How to grow taller and facial hair faster? I'm 20 still not fully grown beard and I'm short
Hi I'm 5 days late for my period but have been taking iron tablets could they affect my period because I'm always on time my periods are never late?
Hi, I have raised TG which is 395 mg::Dl, choloesterol 230, HDL 33, LDL 118, VLDL 79, total lipids 1250. My age is 51 yrs and my weight is 85 kg. Pleas?
Have diabetes & hypertension.On meds.Bowel for sometime changes color,is sometimes soft or hard & today pain in stomach.No wt. loss,fever& appetite ok?
How old must one be to get a vasectomy? and how expensive and risky is it?
How often do you need a hepatitis A&b shot?
Hi I'm 1 wk late for my period been under abit of stress 2 wks ago I lost a big clot next day nothing and now no period just had Pap test doctor said?
How do I gain weight in a healthy way? I am currently 10-20 pounds underweight, have irregular meals and workout 2-3 times a week.
Ive had genital herpes for a long time had a family doctor who has been prescribing acyclovir and works great. No longer have a doc and need meds. ?
I got the hpv vaccine 2 weeks ago and i have a hard lump under my skin. Whats this mean?
Is it bad to take 1 tablespoon of apple cider vinegar with water once a day if I have Hepatitis B?
I use a sodium fluoride(<0.149%w::W)toothpaste 2 a day.I was told sodium fluoride is harmful.Does it really cause cancer or death if use daily?Stop?
Ive been dealing with acne my whole life, i have a strict vegan diet, only use natural products and nothing works. how can i deal with hormonal acne?
Is it safe for me to take Garcinia Cambogia to aid in weight loss if I'm taking 15 mg of Paxil daily for anxiety?
I applied toothpaste over an already picked spot thinking it would heal. Next morning, it scarred and I picked that. Help, please?
I cannot sleep well. What should I do?
I have little night sweats that doesnt oblige me to change clothe i lost weight 4 kg in 3 months i am not eating good. Swollen lymph node between legs?
I'm epileptic it's been 7 years but I didn't have any seizures almost 1 year but my Dr still tell me take tegretol 200mg twice and folic acid 5mg once?
Is it possible for acne skin care to cause ring worm?
I am experiencing pain with urination (quality: stinging or burning sensation) , pelvic pain and constipation. Severe left ovary pain. Dizziness ?
I take kalms before bed cos I can't really sleep at all but I'm wondering if they aren't working cos I'm epileptic and I take lamotragine & omeprizole?
Is molluscum contagiosum contagious during the incubation period between the time a person contracts the virus and the time the first bump appears?
I have grade 4 enlarged tonsils causing mild to moderate sleep apnea (AHI 10, nadir SpO2 88%). One dr said tonsillectomy other said CPAP. What's best?
I had a tooth pulled and they gave me a shot. 9 days later i had to take a pre employment drug screening they are telling me it was+?
I've got epilepsy and I take lamotragine and omeprazole is it ok to take kalms while on them?
I'm 34 years old with fibroids and anemic. My Period ended 3 days ago. Have heavy bleeding and large clots today. Should I go to ER?
I am experiencing painful bowel movements, passing gas, blood on paper... it hurts so bad. I was screaming and crying. ?
I am experiencing lower abdominal pain (period-like) , low back pain, bloating or abdominal fullness, passing gas, burping, stomach cramps ?
I recently had blood work done and was told my hepatitis B surface antibody is low. Is a "booster" recommended, or am I still protected?
Is it a good idea for me to take pre-natal vitamins if I'm over 65 years?
I have watery diarrhea (passed fresh blood once), stomach growling, excessive gas inc eggy burps, vomiting, appetite loss, sharp stomach cramps?
Is it possible to lose weight if I have pcos and I'm taking Trinessa? do I need to add metformin to this? I feel exhausted, depressed, & have acne
I'm female and sweat in my leg creases. Is there any safe antiperspirant I can use in that area?
I have spotty beard and when it grows it is imbalanced.. less specially on neck skin in middle...prescribe me some natural cure?
I'm only 27 and I just discovered 3 white::Grey eyelashes. What could be the cause? And can I prevent getting more? (My vitamin D is 25 ng::Ml.)
If I have an HPV vaccination is it still possible to get HPV if my sexual partner has HPV or does the vaccination protect me from that?
I was 21 and a virgin when I got my first pap smear. Am I still a Virgin after taking the pap smear?
I get mumps 6 years ago. I have swallowed tender and painful parotid gland on right side now. And alao I feel catching cold. Is it mumps again?
I am experiencing diarrhea and constipation. And I have not been able to go to the bathroom despite taking laxatives, and drinking prune juice.
I have had constipation for 2 days and today i had white stool initially(at the beginning of a movement)but it turned brown , should i be concerned?
Is there a safe cholesterol lowering drug that isnt a risk for diabetes, I'm a 55 y::O woman and scared i can get the disease from the meds! Advice?
I am on my third month of zoloft 50 mg and since I started I suffer from insomnia, dr. prescribed 10mg of melatonin, is there another natural remedy?
I stopped taking hydrochlorothiazide because I have lost weight and my bp is normal to low. I'm retaining a lot of water now. Will this go away?
I swallowed 1ml of dettol handwash now ? What to do?
I am experiencing stomach cramps. It started in Lowe back of left side ended in strong tummy pain. Not able to get toilet or fart. Feeling cold. ?
In taking a blood pressure manually, what is the diastolic BP? Is it the last sound or the number where it started to have no sound?
I'm 46 and suffer from smelly scalp syndrome. I have tried everything to get rid of it and nothing seems to work. My dermatologist was at a lost.
I have very painful ovulation. Sharp pain in pelvic area on one side::Constipation::Pain with trying for bowel movement::Bloating. Should I be worried?
Is spitting out a small amount blood in the morning phlegm worrisome? I do have allergies. I am healthy 42 year woman and have never smoked.
I poo everyday & i feel uncomfortable in my stomach after eating. I also experience bloating and gas in my stomach. And weight loss. How can I stop it?
I'm experiencing severe pain in my abdomen after relief in constipation ... feels like my intestines are growing with bloating growth and its constant?
Is it safe to use a sauna suit twice a week for weight loss?
I am 19 and I am bleeding between periods. Does this mean I have cervical cancer?
I am experiencing shortness of breath
When rushing around comes on suddenly I'm 19 stone. Get a strange sensation in my chest when happens
I had sex about 11 days ago. He wore a condom, pulled out before ejaculating, and I took the day after pill about 27 hours later... pregnant?
If I have bad constipation and lower stomach pain and cramps plus hard to pas gas
May I try exlax pills to help ?
I have lower stomach cramps
Hard to pas gas
What could it be
I live in Portland Oregon and we've only had 7 sunny days since October.
I feel much better when the sun is out, but the consistent overcast and rain can get me down. I think I might have a little Seasonal Affective Disorder. Do light therapy boxes real
It is bad to smell rubbing alcohol while pregnant if you smell it a few times a week?
If I drink 12 5% 330ml beers at around 5:00pm and finish at about 12am or even earlier will I be sober by 6:am I'm a 63kg male sober enough for work?
My dad on bp meds, has had normal reading. Last wk, had diarrhea episode. I noticed his bp reading is now quite low at 90::70. Could diarhea be cause?
My labs were Iron:197 with high TIbC and low ferritin levels what does this mean?
Microdiscectomy 3 yrs ago. Increase in back discomfort. Recent left calf burning sensation and trouble with bowel movements (constipation). Related?
My husband was sprayed in the face with an olive oil seasoning mixture can it hurt his eyes ?
My family member is experiencing rectal bleeding for first day, constipation, stomach cramps, bloating, loss of appetite, gas, bad taste in mouth. ?
My Husband is experiencing heartburn (gerd). The following also describes him: Obesity. What should he do?
MRI showed inflamed intestine according to radiologist , colonscopy was fine . What could it be?
Now taking mag citrate 250MG or less daily for menopausal constip. can that harm me? its working...
One of my fingers cracks every time I shake some ones hand, why is this? I am 20 years old and am 20lbs overweight. Don't know if that helps. Also my
On 2::25 the condom broke & no ejaculation the 26 i took planB&bled very heavily on 3::6. On 3::16 condom broke&no ejaculation.now have cramps& backpain
Pressure on lower stomach causing me to pee all the time, uti was negative, and right side pain, constipation, and lots of mucus in throat.
Also a HepB carrier. Only had the flu that week. No other symptoms. He's a smoker (5-10::D). He gave another sample today. Do you think it might be leukaemia?
Someone asked about how to make there boobs bigger and said drink a olive oil, salt, sugar and water mixture. If this is not true is there anther way?
Sharp pain left front deep abdomen (warm) bottom of rib. Stool change little 2-3 inch pieces. Frequent with some foods. Relief w:: bowel mov::Flatulence?
TG 395 mg::Dl, chol 230, HDL 33, LDL 118, VLDL 79, total lipids 1250. Age 51, BP 140::90. Pl advise me what to do? should I take meds, if so which one?
Travelling India 3wks, diarrhea::Gas for two weeks, once::Day in evening::Morning. Only symptom. All vaccinations completed, see doc here or wait it out?
What foods can help against gastritis and stomach inflammation?
Where can I find a PT (rockville md) to teach transfer skills to caregiver to move mom (95 pounds) from bed to chair? She is in hospice ::Non terminal
When I apply pressure to the left side of my neck where my pulse is it hurts bad. It doesn't hurt when I swallow. I have high cholesterol::Pre diabet?
What prostate problems are caused by overindlugence in sex?
With all the vitamins I take is it safe to take a plan b pill?
What are some viruses that can effect the nasal passages and the digestive tract?
Will miralax soften stool that is already hard, or does it only work on "new" stool?