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A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Susan Besser
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Yes: Any fiber supplement (metamucil, citrocel, MiraLAX (polyethylene glycol) to name a few) can help control your hemorrhoids by preventing constipation. ... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Susan Besser
Family Medicine 25 years experience
No: Oral Aspirin will not shrink hemorrhoids which are due to dialated blood vessels. It may help with the discomfort, however.
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Susan Besser
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Back pain: It might be, but it could also be a problem with the muscles in your back. You need to see your doctor to have your urine tested to check for kidney ... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Susan Besser
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Yes: Yes, COPD can affect older adults. However, it can affect younger people. People who smoke are at risk for copd, the heavier you smoke, the younger ... Read More
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A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Susan Besser
Family Medicine 25 years experience
No: If your partner has a simple urinary tract infection, you can not get it from her.
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