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Yes, but...: If it is flexible, it may improve with posture exercises (consult with a physical therapist; you may need a referral from a physician). It it is stiff, changing the curve (called kyphosis) requires surgery. A spine deformity surgeon can counsel you on what is involved. It is not a small procedure. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a question if my due date is may 18 2013 and last menstrual was august 11 what day did i conceive? I will be exactly 3 months tomorrow.
It is not exact: This all depends on the day you ovulated more than the day you had sex. If your periods are very regular, you ovulated 14 days before your period was going to start. The problem is that the egg lives 24 hours, but the sperm can live a few days, so the day isn't accurate. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Asthma: The most prevalent chronic childhood disease is asthma. Prevalence is the total number of children with the disease at the current time. For asthma, the prevalence is about 10% of children. For childhood acute illnesses that go away after a short while, colds are the most common (usually caused by rhinoviruses). ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Exercise, eat, sleep: Most people reach their maximum height in their late teens. Without nutritional problems or chronic childhood illnesses, height is largely based on genetics and parental heights. Aside from eating right, exercising, sleeping well, and being happy, there's not much a person nor his doctor can do to increase height. In rare cases, growth hormone is approved for use in younger, extremely short kids. ...Read more
Trisomy18.org: There is a foundation set up for this syndrome - go to http://www.Trisomy18.Org. ...Read more
MMPI: The benefits of the mmpi compared to other personality inventories is that it has lie and fake scale. This can help to determine if the patient is faking or manipulating in their stance towards the testing. In addition the mmpi is validated with 100's of thousands of patients worldwide. Certain profile scores can help detect challenging personality types like borderline, i.e., "gull wing" scatter. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers