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Itchy vagina, cottage cheese like discharge.Please suggest some ointments/medicines available in india, as i live in india. Thanks in advance.
Yes - rare: A child in Bruce County developed trichinosis from pork in 2013. ...Read more
I am allergic to chicken, pork, beef, clam, egg, soy, barley, oat, cashew, brazil nut, and english walnut. Could I have a protein intolerance?
What kind of allergy: Prick, blood tests not very accurate re: food allergies. Neg tests exclude an immune reaction (true allergy), but pos tests have less value. Best test is a double-blind food challenge (neither tester nor pt know which is which, until code is cracked at end of test); cumbersome.This excludes about 90% of "allergies". Other blood tests can be used, not "live-cell"-bogus, no "applied kinesiology". ...Read moreSee 5 more doctor answers
Need more studies: There are some facts that annona muricata ( soursop) perhaps contains an active substance/molecules that can kill certain cancer cells. Some study has demonstated some positive data in vitro -in the laboratories. However there are a lot of questions that have to be asnwered first before declaring that it can really treat cancer. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Is powdered camel milk available in usa?
Cant take cows milk but know of benefits of camel milk, I am in london & wish to import, don't know of a source
Yes: Yes, there's a naturopathic physician in pittsboro, nc who has been working with the fda for approval to sell camel milk in the usa. As of 7/2012, she now can do this. I don't know whether she can send it out of the country to london, though. You can contact her and ask: http://www.Camelmilkusa.Com/index.Html. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
India for a business trip, how to avoid food poisoning? my colleagues got sick from chain hotels and famous restaurants. what to eat?cooked veggie?
Food poisoning: OK..first..make sure your hepatitis A vaccine has taken and you have antibodies. Second, wash your hands religiously. If possible drink bottled water. With drinks....no ice..because they are usually from tap water. Lastly...stay away from public waterways, rivers and lakes. Just have a good time and be cautious, you'll be fine! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Sir, i take two tea spoon of terminalia chebula powder (also called as haritaki in ayurveda). With milk. How it is good for health?
Check out the link: Below. Take care! http://www.Holistic-herbalist.Com/terminalia-chebula.Html.Get a more detailed answer ›
Is meat from natural grass fed goat or sheep better for health vs broiler farm raised chicken. A local physician told this to me which was interesting?
Interesting.: There is no data to support this claim. Health does not have a single definition, so arguing which is more healthy is fruitless. ...Read more
Not especially: Soy sauced tend to be loaded with salt which contributes to hypertension in some (not all) people. There's little magic in food choices. Health is more likely to come from a sensible, balanced diet, staying physically fit, and avoiding tobacco, illegal drugs, and excesses in alcohol use. ...Read more
I want to go abroad (wadi rum) and ride with jordanian bedouin travelers with camel. Shall i be concerned of illness that can come with intl travel?
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I noticed the oranges I bought are from Africa. Is there a risk of Ebola from fruit sent from Africa. I already ate one.
Hello Doctor, I'm Aman Raj from India. I'm a studen of MBA.I'm suffering from cholesterol problem. Please guide me. Thanks a lot in advance. (:?
Unclear question: What is the cholesterol problem? A general approach to good health is : Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco or alcohol in any form. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
2 of my 4 kids allergic soy, wheat, rice, corn, peanut, hazelnut, almond, coconut, tomato, lima bean, garlic, onion, fish, shellfish, cantaloupe! help?
Yes, useful adjunct: Black seeds (black cumin) have a long history of folk use in diabetes. Modern research confirms it improves control in type 2 diabetes, but isn't a substitute for diet, exercise or meds. See https://nigellasativa.Weebly.Com/black-cumin-protocol-for-diabetes.Html gabriel cousens md finds a raw vegan diet often has dramatic benefits for diabetes- see http://bit.Ly/14ozp4j ; http://bit.Ly/1dlmd23. ...Read more
Chaga's Disease: Chagas disease is due to a protozoan (trypanosoma cruzi). Sxs can include fatigue, generalized body aches, loose bowel movements, vomiting, rash, poor appetite; enlarged liver ; spleen ; inflamed brain ; heart. Antiparasitic medications used to treat it include nifurtimox ; benznidazole. ...Read more
Chinese Herbs/ meds: Here is a good site on Traditional Chinese Medicine herbs: http://www.shen-nong.com/eng/herbal/list.html ...Read more
No peanut in Eggo: According to the ingredients posted on the kellogg web site there is no peanut protein in french toast or buttermilk waffles and none in blueberry pancakes. The main allergens (allergy provoking substances) in these products are wheat, egg, milk and soy, so if the child is allergic to any of these substances, eggo products should be avoided. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Common, also in USA: Listeria is a serous illness spread by contaminated food. It causes fever, muscle aches, diarrhea and miscarriages/premature birth. Experts think the disease is under diagnosed worldwide; it is found on all 5 continents tested- in cities and rural areas. It is not prevented by refrigeration. Cdc prevention guidelines http://1.Usa.Gov/szwfyw can help you minimize your chance of contracting it. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer