Dr. Jonathan Sack

Family Medicine
Hilton Head Island, SC
49 years experience male

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Hilton Head Island, SC

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2 Marshland Road, Hilton Head Island, SC
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Island Family Medicine

Hilton Head Island, SC

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Family Medicine

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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sack
Family Medicine 49 years experience
Bowel mobility: Contractions after a bowel movement will occur moving bowel contents along after a movement . This may feel like bloating and new gas will be passed a... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sack
Family Medicine 49 years experience
Try a different pill: Ask your doctor to try a different pill to help these symptoms.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sack
Family Medicine 49 years experience
Swollen Glands: Glands in the neck are often from infections in the mouth throat or skin of the face head and neck. If no obvious source is present have it checked by... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sack
Family Medicine 49 years experience
It's not you.: The psychology of sex is complicated any many factors are involved . He could be on medication causing the problem too. Finding out what he likes and ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sack
Family Medicine 49 years experience
Sweat bumps: Could be a reaction to sun block.
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sack
Family Medicine 49 years experience
Yes: Duexis is a combination of the anti inflammatory medication Ibuprofen and Omeprazole to protect your stomach from irritation and possible bleedingl fr... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sack
Family Medicine 49 years experience
Muscle spasms: Fleeting pains that don't come back are often from muscle spasms in the intercostal muscles.
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sack
Family Medicine 49 years experience
Conditioning: I am not sure what you mead by cad. If your heart and longs are normal it may just require conditioning with regular exercise to get it shape. Weight ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sack
Family Medicine 49 years experience
Bakers cyst: A swelling of the joint filled with fluid behind the knee called a bakers cyst is a possibility
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sack
Family Medicine 49 years experience
Umbilical pain.: Many possibilities may be the cause of this. It may be a hernia which might need urgent treatment. Infections either bacterial or yeast are possibilit... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sack
Family Medicine 49 years experience
Yes: Breast respond to the hormone changes that occur during pregnancy and menstruation.
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sack
Family Medicine 49 years experience
Fungus: This could be a fungal infection. You will need to have it looked at to make the diagnosis.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sack
Family Medicine 49 years experience
Urinary tract infect: Urinary tract infection are often caused by having sex. Have your doctor test your urine for a uti.
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A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sack
Family Medicine 49 years experience
Possibly: You may have injures soft tissues in the shoulder causing the symptoms.
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sack
Family Medicine 49 years experience
Probably not: Unless you feel dizzy or lightheaded when you stand up the pressure is fine . If you do have these symptoms your doctor will adjust your BP medicines.
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sack
Family Medicine 49 years experience
Hydration: Hydration means more than just water intake. Remember, there is salt and other electrolytes sotheby's more you sweat the more you lose. There are also... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sack
Family Medicine 49 years experience
Rivotril withdrawal : Suddenly stopping a benzodiazepine medication such as rivotril can be dangerous, with rebound anxiety and seizures occurring. To get off these medicat... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sack
Family Medicine 49 years experience
Bruises: It sounds like thr therapist was a little more agressive on your back. If there was a problem such as a bleeding disorder i would expect to see bruisi... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sack
Family Medicine 49 years experience
Adjust Medication: Its important to have your thyroid levels check regularly and the medication dosages adjusted to optimize the levels and control your symptoms.
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sack
Family Medicine 49 years experience
Gall bladder: The commonest cause of RUQ cramping pain is from the gall bladder.
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sack
Family Medicine 49 years experience
Menopause?: It sounds like you may be getting closer to menopause with irregular periods as a result. Fibroids or other problems with the uterus or cervix are pos... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sack
Family Medicine 49 years experience
Family medicine: I believe a good family medicine or internernist are best suited to manage patients with fibromyalgia. It is a complex condition involving many system... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sack
Family Medicine 49 years experience
Scalp infection: Sounds like it may be a sebaceous cyst, or a fungal infection. Best get it checked.
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sack
Family Medicine 49 years experience
It is working: Many factors can effect how the pill works. Missing doses, taking it at different times of the day, anti biotics, medications, a different generic bra... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sack
Family Medicine 49 years experience
Dubious benefit: There is little scientific evidence on the true benefit of oregano 8 or whether it is safe during pregnancy. It is always best to avoid taking anythin... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sack
Family Medicine 49 years experience
No: Its unlikely to be from smoking withdrawal. Its often amazing to see what symptoms the body can have to sabotage your attempts to quit. Remember the b... Read More
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sack
Family Medicine 49 years experience
Yes: Honey has a very high sugar content, so bacteria cannot live in it. Remember the high sugar content also has lots of calories and won't help with weig... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sack
Family Medicine 49 years experience
Allergies: Allergies to make up are fairly common especially eyeliners and shadows. Reactions to contact lenses especially the sleep in kind also occur.
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sack
Family Medicine 49 years experience
Pupil: Does this change in bright light? If not i would have the eyes checked by a doctor.
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A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sack
Family Medicine 49 years experience
Depends: This depends on what the pill is. There are different types of medication. Some can cause low blood sugar others don't.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sack
Family Medicine 49 years experience
Sciatica possibility: What you describe could be sciatic nerve pain. You should get it checked if it doesn't get better. Many possibilities can cause these symptoms.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sack
Family Medicine 49 years experience
Ask the Pharmacist: Check with the pharmacy staff they have the best idea of what they have and how it works.
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sack
Family Medicine 49 years experience
Ovulation pain: This could be ovulation pain at mid cycle, but tubal pregnancy or miscarriage should be excluded by your doctor. Tubal infections and ovarian cysts ar... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sack
Family Medicine 49 years experience
Stress: You may be stressed or anxious. If the cause is identifiable you may be able to manage it and feel better. If not go and talk to your doctor who may b... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sack
Family Medicine 49 years experience
Hair loss: There are many causes of hair loss. The scalp itching suggests it may be a fungal infection. Using one of the anti fungal shampoos over the counter ma... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sack
Family Medicine 49 years experience
Blood blister: It sounds like a small collection of blood under the lining of the mouth. It should go away in a few days.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sack
Family Medicine 49 years experience
Uti: How do you know it's not a uti? Are you on antibiotics? Could be a muscle injury from the mva. The cold is probably not related.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sack
Family Medicine 49 years experience
Muscle Spasm: Sounds like muscle spasm are the problem. Continue stretching, some heat rest as needed and get it checked by a doctor if it persists.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sack
Family Medicine 49 years experience
Probably normal : Check a urine pregnancy test. If it is negative, you are probably having a normal period 1day early.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sack
Family Medicine 49 years experience
If its due caffeine,: If the caffeine withdrawal is causing it will in a week or so.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sack
Family Medicine 49 years experience
Amenorrhea : You may not be ovulating. Go back and have a full exam and hormone check.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sack
Family Medicine 49 years experience
No: Probably not at all. It is much healthier to spread your food intake over the day than eat it all at 1 sitting.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sack
Family Medicine 49 years experience
Penicillin : Penicillin antibiotics work well against this. Your discharge and itching/burning sound like a yeast infection. Try some of the over the counter meds ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sack
Family Medicine 49 years experience
Consistency is best: Most oral contraceptive are so low in hormone that if taken irratically can result in ovulation and pregnancy, so taking them at a similar time each d... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sack
Family Medicine 49 years experience
Possibly: There are many other causes of lower abdominal cramping as well, including the uterus contracting back to its normal size urinary tract infections col... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jonathan Sack
Family Medicine 49 years experience
Not related: The headache is probably not related to the coumadin (warfarin). Get checked out if the symptoms persist.
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Sack is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Sack is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks for your quick reply! I am getting very dizzy waiting my cardiologist to get back with me. She had cut the cozaar in half but not helping
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! yes he takes meds. And he is always stressed. I know what works :) thanks for ur help
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Thanks for your quick reply! I don't wear make up. And don't wear contacts. Never had allergies.. hmm

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Faculty of Health Sciences of the University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa
Graduated 1974MD

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