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Beneficial: I am not personally trained in qi gong. However, I have treated a number of wounded warriors who were taught qi gon at the intrepid center for excellence. All have ptsd and many have traumatic brain injuries. To date, all of those I have spoken with found qi gong beneficial. ...Read more
A #: Qigong is one modality currently used with some wounded warriors with post traumatic stress disorder from operation iraqi freedom and operation enduring freedom. It is purported to improve immune function, to decrease inflammation, increase bone density, improve psychological wellbeing, reduce risks from falls and to have positive cardiopulmonary effects. ...Read more
Im 23 years old my height is 154?if I use Chinese Herb Medicine Tian Qi will I get any benefit n is their any side effect?????
For what?: For what are you asking about this herb? You cannot grow anymore. That would be physically impossible. ...Read more
I saw my cardio today about my last Q.I was told it isfrom not excerising or eating much as of late so my HR rises faster than usual standing.True?
It is saying that yoga or qi gong are good for relaxing yourself and being peaceful but I find them boring and a little bit stresful.What should I do?
QT: I think you mean qt since there is no qi. This is a measurement (in milliseconds) obtained on ekg of the time it takes for the ventricles to electrically prepare for their next contraction. Sodium, potassium, and calcium ions move through channels during this period. Some drugs and some families have abnormalities of this movement which can lead to characteristic rhythm problems. ...Read more
I have my disc bulged at level 4&5. What precautions should qi take.i want to do exercises as i am gym freak.plz let me know its cure and treatment.
Can you use acupuncture to treat globus hystericus, does it have anything to do to correct your qi?
Ask acupuncturists: Globus hystericus is the sensation of a ball or lump in the throat or neck. It is associated to neurosis or "nerves", or anxiety. You should ask an acupuncturist if they use it for anxiety. Make sure it is definitively globus hystericus and not something else like goiter, brachial or troglossal cyst, enlarge lymph nodes. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Had EBV test came back EBV nuc IgG ser qi eia positive and EBV vac IgG eia postive. Ebv capsid IgM eia negative. I'm so tired what do this mean?
Makes perfect sense: Igm antibodies rise only during the actual, acute infection. They then fade away and are replaced by the various igg antibodies, which are the ones that provide lifetime protection against the same strain of the virus. So your numbers are consistent with the fact you had mono years ago. There is no igm, and positive igg levels. So you are immune and do not currently have mono. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Been having stomach pain for 6 days now, doc ordered, CBC W-PLT AUTO,AUTO W-SCOPE,URINE PREG TEST QI,CMP,Lipase. (US GALLBLADDER. All good. Still pain?
Here are some ...: Sorry to hear you have been suffering from undetermined cause(s). At times there is inherent difficulty to reveal the cause of illnesses. But if a systemic approach is followed, it should not be that difficult. How? the combo of detailed Hx + proper physical exam + judicious tests with common sense and a tad of wisdom will come to rescue. More? to http://formefirst.com/eNewsletter06.html. Best ... ...Read more
Took phentermine37.5mg, 1 cap p.O. Qd for 1 month. About how long will it take to clear out of my system? Id prefer it not to show on my drugscreening
Call pharmacist: They know half-lives and clearances of all medications, and can advise quickly from their drug undormation databases. ...Read more
Several things: Hi. Either you're having intravascular hemolysis and hemoglobin's coming out in the urine, or there are red cells in the urine that measure as urinary hemoglobin. I'd recommend a urine analysis with microscopic evaluation to see if it's reproducible. If no RBCs in urine, Check serum free hemoglobin and haptoglobin, and have a pathologist look at a peripheral blood smear. Good luck! ...Read more
My son has a chromosome defect. The details given to us were 46XYder (12)t (12;?)(q24.33;?)qs dn. I would like to find out further information?
Genetics: Set up an appointment with a geneticist for this ...Read more
Been on healthtap for almost a year now.Just saying thanks to all the doctors in healthtap that always answer my qs. Thanks doctors! i love health tap?
You're most welcome: It is a truly a pleasure to hear your feedback and support. Our mission is to help people like you who need answers to the health questions online readily with no limit to time and space. Thank you for taking your time to write to healthtap. Please help to spread the words to benefit more people. ...Read more