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Depends!: Do you mean an administrative separation or disability? It depends on the disease and how it affects his ability to do his particular job. Ask again and please give his condition and job. ...Read more
I just wanted Dr dariush to know GREAT news ...I got a neurology specialist appt for ...SEPT 26TH!!! HUGGED MY GP and asst isn't that awesome news?
Awesome news: as you put it. We at HT are very happy for you. I respect the fact that it takes a while to get an appt, especially w/a specialist. Continue to be joyful as best you can in all life circumstances, or at least courageous. Peace and good health! ...Read more
Just got denial eob from insurance. Pcp's partner charged $45 for phone call for cyst on wrist. I am livid. What can I do?
Discuss: You can try discussing the charge with the physician to see if they can reduce, eliminate, or spread out the charge. When you signed the documents with your doctor on your first or recent visit, it must have said that they will charge for phone calls. The other option is to appeal the denial with the insurance company. Good luck. ...Read more
Radiologist? Abdo MRI (see profile) tues. Hospital page says no food/ drink 6 hrs pre. Scheduler insists w/this procedure food okay. I called back & got another scheduler who read chart & agreed.
Citramag sachets colonoscopy 5yrs ago Ambulance crew said had "fainted sitting down".Friend saw me confused talking eyes open mumbling nonsense TIA?
I think if you had: had a serious TIA 5 years ago, and you are 76 years old now, you would have developed other symptoms of compromised circulation to head/brain.Magnesium citrate is a strong laxative; my stronger suspicion is that you became dehydrated with electrolyte abnormalities (possibly low sodium) and had "metabolic delirium. If nothing similar has occurred in the interim, I would chalk the episode up to that ...Read more
Common: If it bothers you respond as you will. Kids usually treat their parents as slaves by default, they learned so as infants, and the first time away brings out this primitive behavior in some. Infants get all their needs met without having to work for it (more than fussing) If you want adult behavior from him, require it. Cut off funds or whatever your slave status is giving him.He may grow up. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Bubs HR165-170 at reg obgyn appt today 31 wks. Did NST & baseline 170 & 180 with movt. Ob was happy n sent me home! my hr 110-120.Scared of losing bub
Reactive NST: Sounds like you had a reactive NST or non-stress test. Babies heart rate was a little elevated but so was yours. They both were elevated because of your anxiety. If your OB was not concerned, then neither should you be. Try and relax momma, at this point with a reactive NST everything is fine. Bubs is in good hands. ...Read more
My daughter was diagnosed w a [email protected] appt. We went2the hospital2do xrays&an ekg. L8r told2go2dallas cardiologist what could b wrng!
Most benign: If i listen often enough to a kid in their childhood, i will likely hear a murmur at some time on every one.Murmur means extra or unexpected sound.Most are related to the normal flow of blood exaggerated by a thin chest wall, high metabolism or fever. Most murmur "bad"is picked up at birth, while some like treatable vsd's are found later.Sounds like you are in good hands.Be positive. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Seeing G.Enter. tomorrow about endoscopy with ultrasound scheduled for next Tuesday. What questions should I ask?
Hi dr., thank you for your time. In november 2012 i had a bi-v/icd implanted. Mri image revealed frzn shldr. Pain help!
Dr. Bennet werner! ty. New years i drank 2 resbulls, alc and tookconcerta. Upper chess pressure and sob /palpitations still. Hrt monitor tom. Ekg gud?
Let's see: Let's see what your holter shows - surely the ny's celebration was contributory at the time but not now. It may have made you more aware of ordinary irregularity though. Normal folks have palpitations sometimes. A full workup should include a blood sample for thyroid fct, potassium, magnesium, and an echo in addition to the holter. Many people have some palps with no heart disease (which is good). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hd prtcted sex with a prostitute 3yrs ago, my 1st n lst cntct. nonreactive for HIV this yr using HIV rapid kit test. Am i really free? Help, please
41female cardiologistdid blood ekgs excerstress test on BP med press good he said myheart is fine.I smoke i set date this monda to tryandquit anyadvic?
Great news!!: You can do this! Tell your friends. Get your cigarettes, ash trays & matches/lighters out of the house by Monday. Keep paying your self the cost of your cigarettes everyday - put the money in a big jar so you can see it grow. Put reminders around house to encourage and reinforce yourself. Start a new hobby, book or sport on Monday to feel extra healthy. Just deciding to quit was 1/2 the battle! ...Read more
Sure, with limits.: Doctors licensed in your state, at their discretion of course, can provide you with enough supply of a chronic medication to get you to your regular doctor. But no controlled substances can be,prescribed through HealthTap under any circumstances. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am a healthtap premium subscriber. I am on spring break with my family and having back issues. I am requesting a medrol (methylprednisolone) pak prescription ?
Would gladly help: If you are outside of Texas, find a pharmacy that would take my prescription from Texas. Most pharmacies will. You will need to do at least an Inbox Consult. You do this like you are going to message me. Will not Rx if you are diabetic or have any immunodeficiency disorders. Dr. Ron Jones www.healthtap.com/DrJones YVCZAZ ...Read more