Doctor Q&A for Dr. Mark Elliott

A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Elliott
35 years experience Emergency Medicine
Mayo Clinic: Hashimotos is usually a condition where your immune system attacks your thyroid, making it underactive. Try this mayo clinic review: http://www.Ma ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Elliott
35 years experience Emergency Medicine
It depends: It all depends on pain, and the amount of bleeding. Many women miscarry on their own without any problems if it is very early in the pregancy. If yo ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Elliott
35 years experience Emergency Medicine
Agree- Whey Protein: I consider whey protein the best source- as it is animal based and gives you the proper Amino Acids you need to build muscle. It also contains the nee ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Elliott
35 years experience Emergency Medicine
Whey protein: I consider whey protein the best source- as it is animal based and gives you the proper Amino Acids you need to build muscle. It also contains the ne ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Elliott
35 years experience Emergency Medicine
Abdominal pain: Right side pain under the ribs is usually gallbladder related- because of stones or a blockage of the gallbladder, or poor function. Gallbladder pain ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Elliott
35 years experience Emergency Medicine
Abdominal pain: In a female- lower right side pain is usually a problem with the ovaries- twisting, a cyst or a tubal pregnancy. Also appendicitis needs to be consi ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Elliott
35 years experience Emergency Medicine
No good reason: Your right side should never be temporarily paralyzed. If it is only temporary it could be related to atypical migraines, but you must be concerned a ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Elliott
35 years experience Emergency Medicine
Yes: Gallbladder pain can be sudden- usually associated with eating- but can also leave a constant pain. It is common for the pain to radiate to the back ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Elliott
35 years experience Emergency Medicine
Should be OK: If it was 21 hours ago- odds are everything should be fine as the glass has passed through your stomach. Now simply watch for pain and any blood in y ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Elliott
35 years experience Emergency Medicine
Check local resource: If you are having issues with hospital bills- first contact the "patient representative" for the hospital. Many times payment plans can be worked out ... Read More
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