Top
20
Doctor insights on: Can I Donate My Body To Science And Some Of My Organs To Someone Else

Share
1

1
Can I donate my body to science and some of my organs to someone else?

Yes: Yes you can. You have sign up to be a donor and specifically tell your family members about your wished. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
2

2
How can I be expected to spill my guts out to a therapist when i don't feel remotely connected to the majority of human kind nor to my therapist?

How can I be expected to spill my guts out to a therapist when i don't feel remotely connected to the majority of human kind nor to my therapist?

Agree with earlier: input. Most people don't feel inclined to spill their guts to a stranger. However, over time hopefully, a trusting rapport can be developed. If you aren't open to changing your behavior than don't expect change to come about in your life. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
3

3
How well will my one kidney be able to support my body if I donate my other kidney to someone else?

How well will my one kidney be able to support my body if I donate my other kidney to someone else?

Very Well: Among adult living kidney donors under age 60, the remaining kidney will hypertrophy (enlarge) and you will have about 60-70% of of overall kidney function before the donation. The survival and rate of kidney failure in actual donors age matched to the general population is actually better. That is because they are screened for diseases and in good shape when they donate. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
5

5
I want to donate my eye, kidney etc after my death. What are the formalities and where can I get this done?

I want to donate my eye, kidney etc after my death. What are the formalities and where can I get this done?

Tell: Your family that this is your decision. Then write your choice on your driver's license. ...Read more

6

6
I've been masturbating for 6 years and it affect my life and my energy to do works, so is their and kind of food that I have to eat i order to recover?

I've been masturbating for 6 years and it affect my life and my energy to do works, so is their and kind of food that I have to eat i order to recover?

Normal mixed diet: Masturbating is not likely to be the cause of your problems. You may have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, nuts, low fat dairy products, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats and overeating. Do not use tobacco or alcohol. Exercise for 30 minutes/day on at least 5 days/week. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
7

7
What should I do to over come the fear that I have towards men after being heart broken? Its affecting me to accept another person in my life.

What should I do to over come the fear that I have towards men after being heart broken? Its affecting me to accept another person in my life.

Heartbreak: This is so painful, and yet nearly every human has known romantic rejection and loss. Sometimes infidelity is a part of this. Right now you're seeing only a very small part of what's possible, and it doesn't constitute the whole. There are men worth your trust, and satisfying relationships take time to develop. Group therapy may help you heal, and learn more about assessing trustworthiness too. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
8

8
I am an organ donor and a waste of space. How can I increase my chances of dying so important people can get my organs?

I am an organ donor and a waste of space. How can I increase my chances of dying so important people can get my organs?

Wow - your self : Esteem is sooo low. I really must wonder about major depression. This can effect / distort your outlook on life and yourself. I already know 2 things about you. The first is that you care enough to be an organ donor. The second is that you have the courage to ask for help. You know that us doctors can't tell you how to die but that we can give you info to help you get better. Please get in touch. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
9

9
I have the syndrome of Marfan and im not allowed to lift weights or to stress my heart, is there a list of things i can do to keep my body in top shape?

I have the syndrome of Marfan and im not allowed to lift weights or to stress my heart, is there a list of things i can do to keep my body in top shape?

Depends: In general, moderate cardiovascular exercise is good for your heart. But please discuss this with your cardiologist before starting a specific exercise program. Someone would need to know the specifics of your heart disease (precise amount of root dilation, ventricular and valve function) before being able to provide safe recommendations. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
10

10
Can you tell me if i donate my my organs after death, will they charge my family for the operation that takes my organs?

Can you tell me if i donate my my organs after death, will they charge my family for the operation that takes my organs?

They do not: I think they should provide an honorarium or money toward final expenses when families donate organs. We need them badly -- eight people die every day because families refuse to donate. Make your own wishes known now. ...Read more

11

11
Im having pain in my leg and my entire body in bmt air force , please any body can help me to be more strong and be able to preform better, any advice?

Im having pain in my leg and my entire body in bmt air force , please any body can help me to be more strong and be able to preform better, any advice?

Exercise: You are already attending usaf basic military training? Your preparatory work should have been well before now. Check these sites for specific info about performing for air force bmt physical training requirements. ...Read more

12

12
I'm wondering if i donate my hair to cancer will it still be used in some way to support locks of love?

I'm wondering if i donate my hair to cancer will it still be used in some way to support locks of love?

Depends: I believe you have to donate at a site that works with locks of love. Those can be found online or by contacting the organization. ...Read more

13

13
Is there anything i can do to get over the fear of how my body will look after i die? & is there a way to prevent my body from looking to gruesome?

Is there anything i can do to get over the fear of how my body will look after i die? & is there a way to prevent my body from looking to gruesome?

Hello again: Also, again i'll frustrate you by what i write. I'm thankful that you care about that. It may be a desperate part of you trying to hold onto its' self-esteem. I'm often on the side of under-dogs so i'll cheer for it. I don't know where you are, but get emergency help now! dying can be the best choice, but only after you've really tried everything else since after death, there are no more chances. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
14

14
I feel like a sister feeling and relationship to someone who's not at all related to me in the present life.. I want to know why?

Internet Medicine: I am sorry but there is very little we can offer to you on the internet. But, this common situation is not in any way abnormal. You are growing into your adulthood and having to learn to define your emotions and feelings and to also learn appropriate ways to express your love and sexual desires. It may be wise for you to find a good counselor to talk through these feelings. ...Read more

16

16
Someone i know has glioblastoma multiforme, and it has spread to both their face and their spine. Is there anything else the doctors can do tohelphim?

Someone i know has glioblastoma multiforme, and it has spread to both their face and their spine. Is there anything else the doctors can do tohelphim?

GBM: Hi, I'm so sorry to hear about ur friend, unfortunately there is no cure for GBM currently, surgery, chemotherapy and radiation have improved survival but still the survival rate is 14 to 15 months when 90 percent or more of the tumor is successfully removed surgically. search at http://clinicaltrials.gov for possible experimental treatments. Good luck ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
17

17
I'm 16 and i have all the symptoms of lung cancer, my parents wont take me to the doctor so i thought i would come to you to get some answers and help?

Unusual For 16 or 22: year old to have lung cancer. You may have symptoms more consistent with bronchitis. What you may need is a simple chest X-ray to start with. At 16 or 22 you should be able to go to doctor yourself. If you have real symptoms, why wouldn't your parents want to take you to doctor? ...Read more

18

18
Have some really important pictures to take in two weeks, does anyone know of any ways to lose weight in my arms?

Have some really important pictures to take in two weeks, does anyone know of any ways to lose weight in my arms?

Spot fat loss does: not occur naturally. By losing weight in general some will probably be arm fat. But, we don't get to choose what area of body fat is lost from. Eat healthy & be physically active. Calories burned must > those consumed. ...Read more

19

19
Trying to lose weight in my stomach area and someone told me adrenal reset and something about adhs (vasopressin). What is that exactly and any other suggestions?

Trying to lose weight in my stomach area and someone told me adrenal reset and  something about adhs (vasopressin). What is that exactly and  any other suggestions?

Diet/exercise: There is no such thing as resetting your adrenal and the arizona department of health services is too far away. There is no specific way to lose weight in your abdomen. Best method for weight loss is reducing caloric intake just a little (300 calories per day or so) and increasing activity to moderate exercise 30 minutes three+ days per week. ...Read more

20

20
Hi.Whenever someone gets attached to me or I with them I start to experience all what they feel.Its a burden on my heart & v.heavy feeling.Kindly help?

Hi.Whenever someone gets attached to me or I with them I start to experience all what they feel.Its a burden on my heart & v.heavy feeling.Kindly help?

Attachment: I'm sorry for how you feel when you get emotionally close to others. It sounds as though you are subconsciously afraid to form an attachment or commitment. Maybe you've experienced a recent loss of a loved one, or you have a past relationship that you are not over yet. You should consider talking to your regular doctor, and asking for a referral to a Psychiatrist or Psychologist to talk it out. ...Read more