Doctor Q&A for Dr. Lauren Romeo

A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lauren Romeo
19 years experience Wound care
Training: Family medicine doctors train in all ages of life and usually handle all general medical questions. They perform annual exams for women and can deliv ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lauren Romeo
19 years experience Wound care
Look at your diet.: Gas can be caused by a number of things, dairy, soy, beans, fiber. It can also be aggravated by gluten intolerance, lactose intolerance, too much sod ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lauren Romeo
19 years experience Wound care
Yes: Cipro (ciprofloxacin) is a quinolone, so are Avelox and Levaquin. This family of antibiotics stops bacteria from replicating and so stops infection.
A 92-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lauren Romeo
19 years experience Wound care
Social programs: If you are considering a nursing home look at their social programs and their physical therapy programs. If your parent is active they will want these ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Lauren Romeo
19 years experience Wound care
Tai Chi: Tai chi has been shown to improve balance and stamina.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lauren Romeo
19 years experience Wound care
Ready to eat foods: You can make food ahead of time to pack in your lunch. Boil a dozen eggs, bake some skinless chicken, make up a big salad without dressing and place t ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lauren Romeo
19 years experience Wound care
Alpha-hydroxy lotion: You could try alpha-hydroxy lotion. It can be purchased over the counter in pre-soaked pads. You would use these in between shaving but not on skin wi ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lauren Romeo
19 years experience Wound care
Not usually.: Triamcinalone topical can thin the skin if used for long periods of time, but it doesn't usually cause a lymph node to swell. Swollen lymph nodes can ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Lauren Romeo
19 years experience Wound care
Could be your diet.: If you've not seen an allergist you may want to. Eczema can be caused by food allergies, such as dairy, eggs, soy, corn, tomatoes, etc.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lauren Romeo
19 years experience Wound care
Bruising: It could be tiny bruises, but you should be seen and evaluated for the redness. If the dark spots have been in place for a while see a dermatologist. ... Read More
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