Dr. Joseph Scherger

Family Medicine
CA

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Specialties
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Family Medicine

Licenses

United States: California

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

10 Answers
3 Agrees
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Scherger
Specializes in Family Medicine
Holistic approach: Get to the root of the problem. You may benefit from counseling to reduce stress. Improve your diet by stopping sweets and processed foods. See a nutr... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joseph Scherger
Specializes in Family Medicine
IGCNU is serious: Orchiectomy is the recommended treatment for such tumors in the testicles
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Scherger
Specializes in Family Medicine
Abnormal bleeding: This heavy and irregular bleeding is not normal. While your periods may straighten out, I suggest you go back to the doctor. A follow up exam and some... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Joseph Scherger
Specializes in Family Medicine
Post pill periods: This irregular bleeding at periods is common after stopping BC pills. Most likely you are not ovulating yet, hence no pregnancy. Usually your periods ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Scherger
Specializes in Family Medicine
Wound healing : The time for wound healing varies but if all goes well you should be healed in two week. Avoiding infection is important.
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joseph Scherger
Specializes in Family Medicine
FL-41 tinted glasses: These are special tinted glasses available online from the companies who make them. I suggest you ask when you make your appointment. In the US major ... Read More
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joseph Scherger
Specializes in Family Medicine
Options for treating: The most effective nonprescription medicine for treating acne is benzoyl peroxide. Some people have found that an anti-inflammatory diet off of grains... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Scherger
Specializes in Family Medicine
Avoid combination : Very risky to combine a sedative and an opioid. This can depress your breathing and this is how accidental deaths happen. Take your pain medication ea... Read More
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A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joseph Scherger
Specializes in Family Medicine
Supplements: No supplements are required or even routinely recommended for type 2 diabetes. If you age is over 50 you may benefit from Vitamin D3 1000-2000 IU dai... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Joseph Scherger
Specializes in Family Medicine
Get a pregnancy test: While there are many reasons to miss your period for three months, being pregnant is at or near the top of the list. Get a pregnancy test before takin... Read More
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Your answer was very helpful! Thanks :)
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This made me feel good. Thanks!
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