Doctor Q&A for Dr. Joshua Hornstein

A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joshua Hornstein
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Difficult to tell...: First of all, I'm sorry you have been uncomfortable and itchy. It's difficult to tell exactly what it is without performing an exam and knowing more a... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joshua Hornstein
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Go see your doctor: It appears you are concerned about a new lump in your arm in the setting of being on birth control and smoking cigarettes. Without personally examinin... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joshua Hornstein
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Maybe, maybe not..!: Doxycycline 100 mg is an oral antibiotic that belongs to a class of antibiotics called "tetracyclines". This antibiotic is used for many, many types o... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joshua Hornstein
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Difficult to guess: Renal calculus, or kidney stones, are typically treated with regards to their size, location, composition, and complications. Any stone over 10 mm is ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joshua Hornstein
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Go back to your MD: The treatment for bacterial vaginosis is metronidazole 500 mg oral pill twice daily for 7 days. Another approach is metronidazole vaginal gel topicall... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joshua Hornstein
Specializes in Internal Medicine
See a doctor: Hi LuYork1. "Kidney failure" can represent 1 of 2 conditions. Either immediate damage (acute kidney injury) or long term damage (chronic kidney diseas... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joshua Hornstein
Specializes in Internal Medicine
No, but...!: Hi Lianetteh, No. Carbohydrates are good, needed, and should not be eliminated in a diabetic diet. Carbs are the only nutrient that raise blood sug... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joshua Hornstein
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Oral antibiotic: Hi AngelaC771, Doxycycline 100 mg is an oral antibiotic that belongs to a class of antibiotics called "tetracyclines". This antibiotic is used for ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joshua Hornstein
Specializes in Internal Medicine
There is no vitamin: Hi AnnS, Vitamins and minerals are needed for your body to function properly, but they are not directly associated with weight changes. In order t... Read More
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