Doctor Q&A for Dr. Leila Hashemi

A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Leila Hashemi
21 years experience Internal Medicine
Shortness of breath: Hi, you need evaluation by a good physician to figure out the underline cause of your shortness of breath, there are too many causes for SOB including ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Leila Hashemi
21 years experience Internal Medicine
Diabetes: Hi, first you need to get a Primary Care Physician to formulate a management plan which is suitable for you and the type of Diabetes you have. Then yo ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leila Hashemi
21 years experience Internal Medicine
Pain: Hi, sorry to hear u r in pain, but ur question is not complete, r u having pain in ur back? have you seen a spine surgeon? please tell us where it hur ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leila Hashemi
21 years experience Internal Medicine
Yeast &Garlic: Hi, although women use Garlic as a home remedy for yeast infection but there is now scientific evidence that garlic works and I never seen it work in ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leila Hashemi
21 years experience Internal Medicine
Pregnancy test: Hi, if you are worried about pregnancy then check a home pregnancy test on an early morning urine. Good luck
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leila Hashemi
21 years experience Internal Medicine
Placenta praevia: Hi, it depends how long along you are, if you are before wk 20, then no worries as the baby grows the Placenta moves up, but if u r at wk 20 or higher ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Leila Hashemi
21 years experience Internal Medicine
Evaluation: Hi, if I understand correctly you have long periods which is called Menorrhagia, the most common causes of it r: hormonal imbalance, ovarian dysfuncti ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leila Hashemi
21 years experience Internal Medicine
Afrin (oxymetazoline): Hi, I don't believe so but using Afrin (oxymetazoline) for more than 2-3 days can cause rebound congestion, also it can increase blood pressure and al ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Leila Hashemi
21 years experience Internal Medicine
Concerta: Hi, why do you want to take Concerta? Is it for ADHD? if that so you need to take it under close supervision of an experienced Psychiatrists due to nu ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leila Hashemi
21 years experience Internal Medicine
Dermatomyositis: Hi, Dysphagia can be a serious problem in patients with inflammatory myopathies. It may be associated with nutritional deficit, aspiration pneumonia, ... Read More
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