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Will a gastrologist go on ahead order a surgery for lpr if you just flat out can't hack that miserable diet. Surely they won't expect you to get cance?

Will a gastrologist go on ahead order a surgery for lpr if you just flat out can't hack that miserable diet. Surely they won't expect you to get cance?

See gastroenterology: Need better evaluation esp esophageal manometry, pH study (to assess when and how much reflux, also rule out alkaline reflux) beforehand to assess candidacy for fundoplication, nonsurgical eg Stretta, or simply continued proton pump inhibitor. Happy to consult re workup and options ...Read more

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I'm traveling in malaysia, I finished antibiotics against otitis 3 days ago. Yesterday I did ear candeling and today pain in the ear and cant open mout?

I'm traveling in malaysia, I finished antibiotics against otitis 3 days ago. Yesterday I did ear candeling and today pain in the ear and cant open mout?

Should Be Evaluated: You need to be seen by a physician to assess your inner ear as well as the source of your locked jaw. Your guide book, embassy or hotel desk staff should be able to direct you to an English-speaking clinic or hospital in the area. If not staying at a hotel, you can call a US-chain hotel in the area like Hyatt or Hilton for suggestions, as they usually have English-speaking desk staff. ...Read more

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I have allergies to paint, perfumes, scented candles, fresh cut grass, cat dander. I don't know what to do. Every scent bothers me daily.?

I have allergies to paint, perfumes, scented candles, fresh cut grass, cat dander. I don't know what to do. Every scent bothers me daily.?

Sensitivities: First - would avoid those things at this time. Second, have you seen an allergist? If not, this could be beneficial. ...Read more

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My husband had cat scan done last week they found a 2x1.8 CM heterogenous in attenuation on left kidney suspicious for neoplasm can this be cance?

My husband had cat scan done last week they found a 2x1.8 CM heterogenous in attenuation on left kidney suspicious for neoplasm can this be cance?

Concern: You are asking a serious and life altering question that will require expertise (biopsy?), kindness, follow-up and coordinated Medical Care. This must be done through your physician and the team of physicians required for your husband's case.
Wishing you strength as the answers come. ...Read more

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I had a cat scan of chest and there was an incidental finding that there was done thyroid thickening. What does that mean could that be thyroid cance?

I had a cat scan of chest and there was an incidental finding that there was done thyroid thickening. What does that mean could that be thyroid cance?

Unlikely: Your note suggests that the whole thyroid gland is mildly enlarged. This is called a goiter and is not cancer. If the gland is enlarged in just one area there may be a nodule or cyst of the thyroid gland and these are also likely to be benign. Your doctor should be able to clarify the findings on the report. ...Read more

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Am hypersensitive to cats dogss perfume candles lotion s soaps etc dr did bloodwork negative for dogs dust cats trees grasses im 6 months post partum?

Am hypersensitive to cats dogss perfume candles lotion s soaps etc dr did bloodwork negative for dogs dust cats trees grasses im 6 months post partum?

What's the question?: I'm sorry to hear that you're allergic to so many things. Are you asking if this has anything to do with being post-partum? Maybe. Being pregnant affects the immune system. It's possible that there have been some changes in the immune system that make you more reactive to these substances now. ...Read more

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Why can't I quit pot?

Why can't I quit pot?

Mutual support helps: Marijuana is an addictive drug. You might consider attending a meeting of marijuana anonymous. ...Read more

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I can't work it out..

Little more info: Dear chipmunk. If you let us know what you can't work out we can try to provide you with a helpful answer. ...Read more

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Why I can't become fat?

Why I can't become fat?

Body metabolism: Determines how quickly we burn calories. Since you are 19 y.o. your metabolism is high but will slow down over time. In the meanwhile, exercise can help you gain muscle. Peace and good health. Whey protein shakes or other protein can help. ...Read more

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Why can't I loss weight?

Why can't I loss weight?

Hmmm: You may have several issues. One could be diet, lack of exercise or a medical reason. Please have a thorough medical evaluation including thyroid ...Read more

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What can help me calm down?

What can help me calm down?

Exercises: Both mental and physical exercises might help you. Breathing exercises are especially helpful to a lot of people. Look into yoga for good breathing exercises. Resolve any problems in your life that may be increasing your anxiety or causing worries. ...Read more

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Why I can't see in the night?

Poor night vision: Two common causes are astigmatism, which gives people a lot of difficulty dealing with the glare from lights at night. Vitamin a deficiency can also do this (nyctalopia) but it is not very common, but it wouldn't hurt to take a daily multivitamin with vitamin a (most do have it). ...Read more

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I can't concentrate. Why not?

I can't concentrate. Why not?

Get evaluated: There are mant reasons for impaired concentration, includind adhd, depression, anxiety and other disorders. A psychiatric evaluation would help provide an answer. ...Read more

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Will my cat suffocate our baby?

Will my cat suffocate our baby?

No: No, but pets should never be left alone with young children. There are always seem to be stories to scare new parents, including where a cat will curl up next to a warm infant and possibly block the baby's nose and mouth. This would be incredibly unlikely and is easily prevented with a few precautions, such as closing the baby's door. ...Read more

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Why can't I feel happy anymore?

Why can't I feel happy anymore?

You Can!: There are many possible explanations for why a person does not feel happy. Some disorders with symptoms of depression or anxiety might be the culprit. If so, see your doctor. These problems can be effectively treated. But, feeling happy is also a side effect of behaviors related to gratitude, goals, involvement in activities, and spending time with other people (and being interested in them). ...Read more

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Is eaer candeling bad for you/?

Is eaer candeling bad for you/?

Waste of money: The vacuum generated by the ear candle is so weak it cannot remove impacted wax. I am also concerned about the hot melted candle wax dripping on a person's skin. ...Read more

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How can you manage a port-cath?

How can you manage a port-cath?

Instructions: There would be little care that a person themself would do for a port-a-cath. See your doctor regularly, follow their instructions, and have regular catheter injection or flushing performed at your doctor's office as directed. ...Read more

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Why can't some people have kids?

Why can't some people have kids?

Many reasons: The cause can be in either partner. It could be irregular ovulation, endometriosis, hormonal insufficiency, low sperm count in males, hormonal problems in the woman--the causes are many and need to be checked out by an infertility specialist. ...Read more

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How do you know if you have cance?

Complex question: Cannnot be ansered online. Start with a comprehensive medical examination by your private physician. ...Read more

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What to do if I can't stop eating?

Cant stop eating: What should I do?

You need to see your personal physician who will talk to you, examine you and order studies to figure out what is going on. Cannot do this in only 400 spaces. ...Read more

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Who can donate an organ? Who can't?

Who can donate an organ? Who can't?

See:: Http://www. Webmd. Com/a-to-z-guides/organ-donation-facts

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What r the symptoms of cat allergi?

What r the symptoms of cat allergi?

Allergic symptoms: Humans can be allergic to one or more allergens produced by cats. The most common of these allergens are secreted by the cat's sebaceous glands and expressed in saliva. An allergic reaction is a histamine reaction that is usually characterized by coughing, wheezing, chest tightening, itching, nasal congestion, rash, watering eyes, . ...Read more

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Why do I have problems staying calm?

Why do I have problems staying calm?

Recognizing Control: I am reminded of the serenity prayer often recited at 12-step meetings, "god grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, courage to change the things I can, and wisdom to know the difference". Attributed to theologian reinhold niebuhr. It is difficult to remain calm when one tries to control something uncontrollable. Take a deep look inside and see what you can and can't control. ...Read more

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Can cata flam be used with flamar-mx?

Can cata flam be used with flamar-mx?

Not sure...: Not familiar with flamar mx (is it foreign, and not american?)... But websites describe it as chlorzoxazone/paracetamol/diclofenac combination. The paracetamol (acetominophen) is tylenol (acetaminophen) in the U.S. Cataflam is diclofenac in the U.S., and is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (nsaid), used for treating pain and inflammation. One should as a doctor in her local country for information. ...Read more

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My body very black how can came white?

My body very black how can came white?

It is normal for you: The dark skin is genetically decided. It protects one from Direct sun rays. Especially if one is living in Tropical countries/area.
Skin cancer like Melanoma, Basal and Squamous Cell CA can happen because of low protection from Melanin Pigment. These Pig, nakes one dark. You are being protected for this as you live in Malaysia. ...Read more

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How to gain weight I can't have dairy?

How to gain weight I can't have dairy?

Carefully: Be very careful gaining weight deliberately because you may give yourself a lifetime of difficulty losing it. You are just at the age when your metabolism should naturally slow down & you will gain weight anyway. Eat a good amount of fruits & vegetables. Easy on the carbs (potatoes, bread, pasta, rice.) avoid straight sugar or starch. Daily moderate exercise to shape and keep heart safe. ...Read more

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Cann I use this tablet. Befor 5days.

Clarify question: We need to know what tablet you are referring to. Please resubmit your question. ...Read more

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I want to have kids and I try and cant?

I want to have kids and I try and cant?

How long?: Most experts consider looking into a fertility workup if you have been trying without success for a year. Such a workup involves both husband and wife, because the issue may be with either. A regional fertility center or local OBGYN and Urologist can start the process. ...Read more

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