Doctor Q&A for Dr. Asa Marokus

A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Asa Marokus
Child Psychiatry 16 years experience
Medication: The common teaching is that medications are first-line treatment for adhd. The most important thing is getting the diagnosis correct, then if it is a... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Asa Marokus
Child Psychiatry 16 years experience
Depends: If you are immunocompromised, e.g., have HIV or other diseases, or are pregnant, then this can be a bigger deal. See your doctor.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Asa Marokus
Child Psychiatry 16 years experience
Continued: So it is important to know what type of insomnia you have. I would search the internet for strategies to help improved sleep such as no caffeine, dar... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Asa Marokus
Child Psychiatry 16 years experience
See a psychiatrist: It sounds a form of depression that is called chronic, treatment-refractory depression. It's been going on for a very long time and you are clearly s... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Asa Marokus
Child Psychiatry 16 years experience
Exercise, sleep: Exercise, adequate sleep and healthy diet have all shown in research studies to improve mood and decrease anxiety.
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Asa Marokus
Child Psychiatry 16 years experience
Lipoma vs. Cyst: The most common cause of ball-like masses under the skin are lipomas and sebaceous cysts, both of which are benign (not dangerous). They could also b... Read More
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A 20-year-old member asked:
Dr. Asa Marokus
Child Psychiatry 16 years experience
Rule out medical: It is important with concerning medical symptoms to rule out medical causes before attributing them to psychiatric cause. Chronic sob is common with m... Read More
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