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Dr. Richard Gould

ADHD and Autism
Bronxville, NY
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Richard Gould

Bronxville, NY

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1 Pondfield Rd. West, Suite 1 R, Bronxville, NY
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ADHD and Autism

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English

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Probably Not: Irritable Bowel Syndrome does not cause fever. If you have a fever, something else is probably going on. If your fever continues you should see your d... Read More
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IBS: There is really no specific test for irritable bowel syndrome at this time. It is a diagnosis of exclusion. In-other-words, you have certain symptoms ... Read More
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Irritable Bowel: IBS is a troublesome but not a life threatening condition. You can't always predict when or why you'll have symptoms but there are a few things you c... Read More
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Sensory Rooms: "A sensory room is a place where children can use multi-sensory experiences to explore, to calm themselves, and to practice important social skills. T... Read More
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Constipation : Most importantly, drink plenty of fluids. At least 6 to 8 glasses of water a day is recommended. Add fiber to your diet such as bran, prunes and veget... Read More
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Constipation : Most importantly, drink plenty of fluids. At least 6 to 8 glasses of water a day is recommended. Add fiber to your diet such as bran, prunes and veget... Read More
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FLUIDS&FIBER: Drink plenty of fluids but avoid coffee, tea, and soda. They are dehydrating. Eat plenty of high fiber food such as fruits, vegetables, beans, nuts. E... Read More
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Hep C Tests: To be sure, you should have a Viral Load blood test if it was not done.
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Hep C Rx: 2 new oral medications. Simepravir and Sofosvuvir.
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Tylenol (acetaminophen) + Hep C: You should limit use to no more than 2000 mgs per day. Ideally, try not to use it.
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Yes: Other symptoms of IBS are bloating, constipation and/or diarrhea. Everyone's experience with IBS can be unique.
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Speaking: Whether or not you will regain speech has a lot to do with the reason you lost it. If you lost it from a stroke, it can take 6 months or longer to reg... Read More
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Ignore: Do apply an ice pack if it is a recent injury. Don't over use the muscle.
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Highly Unlikely: It is HIGHLY unlikely that your constipation has anything to do with the absorption of Prozac (fluoxetine).
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Hep C Rx: Treatment options include: Direct antiviral agents (DAA's). DAA's are a group of different antiviral agents taken orally for a much shorter period of... Read More
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Drink More Fluids: Most people don't drink nearly enough fluids. Drink water enhanced with electrolytes like Smart Water or Pedialyte. NOT Gatorade. Too much sugar!... Read More
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Hep C: Most Hep C is caused by blood exchange such as transfusions or contaminated needles (IV drug use). Infection through mucous membranes can occur but is... Read More
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Pregnancy & Hep C: Yes, woman can and do get pregnant with Hep C.
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Contracting Hep C: Hepatitis C can be contracted by: Blood transfusions, IV drug use, vertical transmission ( mother to child), sexual exposure, tattooing, Cocaine intr... Read More
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Ignore: Low fat food tend to have more sugar or other additives. Stick to foods that are naturally low fat.
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Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) + Anorexia: I believe Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) is actually NOT recommended for people with eating disorders.
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Yes: Your positive ASCA is suggestive but not diagnostic of Crohn's. But because you have diarrhea, weight loss and fatigue, you should be evaluated furth... Read More
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Irritable Bowel: IBS is a troublesome but not a life threatening condition. You can't always predict when or why you'll have symptoms but there are a few things you c... Read More
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Exercise Helps..: Exercise helps keep everything moving, including your bowel. It may not actually relieve constipation (although it might), but it will help if you are... Read More
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FIBER: Increasing fiber in your diet along with increase in fluids is the first line of treatment for constipation during pregnancy. Bran (all grains), prune... Read More
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"Morning Sickness": No need to worry. Not everyone gets "Morning sickness", the nausea associated with early pregnancy.
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Anal Fissure: An anal fissure does not cause dryness but can be caused by excessive dryness. Desitin (zinc oxide diaper cream) can help w/ dryness but is unlikely t... Read More
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IBS: There is really no specific test for irritable bowel syndrome at this time. It is a diagnosis of exclusion. In-other-words, you have certain symptoms ... Read More
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ADHD Remedies: Most natural remedies are dietary. Eliminating processed food especially foods with artificial color, wheat, chocolate and dairy. Biofeedback, relaxat... Read More
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Ignore: Cutting back on your salt intake can help with symptoms.
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Yes but...: Your symptoms could absolutely be from IBS but it is prudent to he checked by a gastroenterologist. Your symptoms might be dietary. The solution could... Read More
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Possible Colitis: If the condition continues, you should see a gastroenterologist. At your age, the concern would be colitis. Other possibilities are a rectal fissure (... Read More
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Sensory Rooms: A sensory room is a place where children use multi-sensory experiences to explore, to calm themselves, and to practice important social skills. There ... Read More
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Understanding AS: Overall, people with AS are capable of functioning in everyday life, but tend to be somewhat socially immature, relate better to adults than peers, an... Read More
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Yes: Depending on the genotype, the cure rate can be over 90%. New medications make treatment easier and the results better.
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Bright Red Blood: While it might be hemorrhoids, if the condition continues, you should be evaluated for other diseases by a gastroenterologist.
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Yes: Yes, studies have shown this class of medication can help with IBS but before you start a medication that has side effects there are a few things you ... Read More
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Hep C Rx: Treatment options include: Observation, Interferon and Ribaviron and direct antiviral agents (DAA's). DAA's are a group of different antiviral agents... Read More
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Contracting Hep C: Hepatitis C can be contracted by: Blood transfusions, IV drug use, vertical transmission ( mother to child), sexual exposure, tattooing, Cocaine intr... Read More
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IBS: There is really no specific test for irritable bowel syndrome at this time. It is a diagnosis of exclusion. In-other-words, you have certain symptoms ... Read More

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Dr. Gould is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Dr. Gould is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thank you very much, I'll book an appointment ASAP. Have a lovely day
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thank you I'm scheduled for a colonoscopy.
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