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Sir, I am arun, sufferer of Severe GERD. Your answer would helpful for me. Does DGL Cause any side effects? How long I expect to heal GERD?
GERD: The common risk factors are eating large meals or lying down right after a meal, being overweight or obese, smoking, citrus fruits, and drinking certain beverages, such as alcohol, carbonated drinks, coffee, or tea. Treatment includes avoiding trigger factors, not eating at least 2 to 3 hours before lying down. losing weight and taking antireflux medications. Discuss NIssen funduplication with Doc ...Read more
I have severe pain in nail bed when pressed on it since last 7 years what homeopathic medicine should I take arun kumar?
Hello sir/mam this is arun gupta. I have an injury in my left knee. Dr. Said tht I have broken my legament and said me to do some exercise. Is it possibl?
It depends on which: Ligament you have injured. If you have torn your acl or patellar tendon typically that requires surgery. If you tore your mcl, PCL or lcl you can get away with pt and bracing and in time will improve. The exercise that is most important is one that involves quad strengthening. Leg lifts, leg extensions, squats, straight leg raisies will all help with this. ...Read more
Regarding breast CA: There is a new technology called aqua technology that is said to more accurately determine estrogen/progesterone receptor status on tumor cells in cases of breast cancer. Technically, this should lead to more accurate treatment decision making. You will need to discuss this in detail with your cancer specialist or gynecologist. ...Read more
Multiple Purposes: Alum is regularly employed as an astringent to shrink tissues and reduce the discharge of bodily fluids, as a styptic to contract organic tissues and stop or reduce hemorrhage and bleeding, and as an emetic agent to induce vomiting when someone has ingested poison. It is also often used to enhance certain vaccines and to prevent or treat infections. ...Read more
Unsure: It not a technical issue. Some questions might be vague or difficult to understand. Some questions may actually be statements - so we don't know what is being asked. Some people ask so many questions at once - that we could never respond in 400 characters or less. Some questions are requesting what would amount to diagnosis and treatment which we can't provide in the general health education ...Read more
Depends where: There can be lot of causes of arm pain - circulation, soft tissue, bone, neurological, tendonitis, bursitis. Referred pain like that from a heart attack can also do this. This is not your heart but depending where on the arm it is there can be other clues to the cause. You need to discuss with your phyisician. ...Read more
Environmental Causes: Proto-oncogenes are genetic coding that, given the proper environment and triggers, will begin coding to the abnormal proteins leading to cancer. Sometimes, even having proper oncogenes will not lead to a cancer. I cannot stress enough that cancer is a combination of nature (genes) and nurture (environment) with a slightly heavier weight on nurture. ...Read more
Several: Getting plenty of rest yet exercising, eating a health and balanced diet, drinking plenty of fluids, avoiding alcohol to excess, no drugs, avoiding stress, keeping a positive outlook, establishing loving relationships, seeking a higher power, praying or meditating and generally having a good outlook on life. These things will sever you well. Wash hands often, avoid crowds when possible. ...Read more
Change in hormones: This often is a sign of a change in hormone status, associated with a drop in estrogen and testosterone (menopause) and or thyroid hormone stress, along w Insulin the storage hormone of fuel. Good news is that diet, supplements and hormone replacement in the right individual. ...Read more
"Crazy"?: Some people use the word "crazy" to mean psychotic -- where seeing and hearing things that aren't there can certainly happen. There are many possible causes for such symptoms, and treatments differ accordingly. You can see a psychiatrist for an evaluation, and get closer to a diagnosis that leads to effective treatment. Then you'll know more about "why" this is happening. ...Read more
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Phlebology. Org: Check the website for the american college of phlebology and find a physician who is board certified in the field of phlebology. ...Read more
AARP: Aarp has strong connections to insurance programs selling policies and other things which no doubt make them significant income. They are an occasionally effective lobby for some issues. The cost to 'belong' is cheap and this reflects their ability to get you on their list to sell products. Some are probably fairly priced given current market conditions but some are certainly 'rip-offs'. ...Read more
I can't but a: Comprehensive evaluation may help to answer that question. Psychiatric and /or neurological evaluation may be indicated. ...Read more
Hips and Rythem: Just like some people have trouble rubbing their stomach and patting their head, hula-hooping is a skill some have trouble picking up. In medical circles this condition is is known as hula-hoop deficiency or hhd :-) make sure you help those who are afflicted with hhd by bolstering other skills. Ok, there is no such thing as hhd, but we all have our strengths and weaknesses. ...Read more
See this post: Not sure about others, but I see this post. ...Read more
Apologies: Hi, so sorry to hear we were not able to answer your question timely. Sometimes the question is outside our scope of practice or you need a specialist to answer and one is not available. When you don‘t get a timely answer, it is best to see your doctor. ...Read more