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How to lower hypertension and if you're a PCOS patient what will be your advice and medical treatment ?

How to lower hypertension and if you're a PCOS patient what will be your advice and medical treatment 
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Multiple modes: low salt diet, daily exercise, restrict calories to less than 1500, add fiber fresh fruit, vegetable, mix high and low impact aerobics with free weights. I strongly advise a complete physicial exam. ...Read more

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Hi, doctor i m an arthiritis patient with 5 feet height & 75 kgs weight also suffering with hormonal imbalance . Please advice my medical situation.

Hi, doctor i m an arthiritis patient with 5 feet height & 75 kgs weight also suffering with hormonal imbalance . Please advice my medical situation.

Daily habits: You have to eat well , sleep well do lots of excersice , have your hormonal imbalance controlled by an endocrinologist and have your arthritis defined by a rheumatologist and get the proper therapy. ...Read more

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Can the consults here be relied upon for sound medical advice & valid for medical-legal purposes? Pls inform. If u r not sure, pls confirm w/collegue

Can the consults here be relied upon for sound medical advice 
& valid for medical-legal purposes? Pls inform. If u r not sure, pls confirm w/collegue

Absolutely: All the physicians here are thoroughly vetted, well trained, Board Certified Physicians. We have an active Peer review process to assess consults that are given as well. Perhaps you need to check with customer service if you have other concerns. ...Read more

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If you referred a child for phycological advice is that your medical decison not the phycologists?

If you referred a child for phycological advice is that your medical decison not the phycologists?

Confusing question: I often send kids to see a specialist when it is evident that they need their specialty care. Whether this is a bone doctor or a psychologist, it is a decision based on my recognition from my training that that is what they need. Whether you split hairs & call this a medical decision or a psychological one is not the point.I use the training & experience I have as a physician to make that decision. ...Read more

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What is against medical advice?

Not listening to doc: It means you are not following your doctor's advice. ...Read more

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I need medical advice for dealing with anxiety?

I need medical advice for dealing with anxiety?

What have you done : So far to address your anxiety? Medical evaluation to check for medical causes for symptoms is a good place to start. Psychiatric ; /or psychological evaluation is also important. See what recommendations come from this. In the meantime, talk about feelings ; address problems. Don't avoid them. Aim for 7.5 - 8 hours of sleep/ night. Daily physical activity is optimal in a green space. Eat. ...Read more

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Can pharmacists dispense medical advice or just information?

Can pharmacists dispense medical advice or just information?

Yes they can..: Pharmacists may provide medical advice related to drug administration, side effects, interactions ...Read more

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How do I know these are real medical doctors on this app? Why would they give free medical advice?

How do I know these are real medical doctors on this app?  Why would they give free medical advice?

Some do help out..: Checking on someone's credential is not that hard and there are software/ways to know whether or not someone does have a medical license or not. As you probably know, pharmacists, psychologists, phlebotomists, physical therapists etc...Are also on this website. I guess it is hard to be 100% sure, thus when in doubt, check with your own doc. Many docs do want to help out---i do. Good luck to you. ...Read more

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