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Cannot Control Diarerea
Start w med eval.: It may uncover underlying medical problems that need to be addressed. Cognitive Behavioral therapy can be effective. Psych meds may be indicated. Aim for daily exercise, 8 hrs sleep /night & good nutrition w 5 servings of veggies & 4 of fruit per day. Try tai chi, yoga, Qi Gong, progressive muscle relaxation, deep breathing exercises or meditation. Take care. ...Read more
You're human: Almost all men and many women who are not in intensely sexual relationships do this. Talk with somebody sensible. If you're obsessed with erotica to the extent you can't function, get with your personal physician; we can help reprogram you. Otherwise, it's going to happen. You learn about your mind & body in preparation for a lifelong relationship, and you stay comfortable and healthy. ...Read more
I'm 23, from past 3 months m unable to erect strongly and cannot even control my ejaculation, what to do?
2 different issues: You're describing two different conditions, erectile dysfunction & premature ejaculation, altho latter might lead to former. Stress is major cause of ED in young men whether school, work, money etc. Being in an unhealthy relationship doesn't help either. Nor does smoking & excess alcohol. Re PE, check out http://www. Menshealth. Com/search/mh-frontend/mh-prod/premature%20ejaculation for options. ...Read more
I feel like I have no control of my life, and as though I cannot do anything independent due to meaningless age restrictions not based on me.
Common concern but..:
I understand your frustration. When I was your age I felt mature enough to make adult decisions. Some 16 yo's are relatively mature. However, research shows that our brains continue to develop and mature into our early 20's 16 yo's are much more likely to be impulsive and make unwise decisions. See
Be patient. In a couple years you will have more control.
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My girlfriend moved away and I have been having sexual desires ever since I cant control them! They seem to get worse and at the wrong times help!
Puberty!: Testosterone is high at your age. Learning to manage this hormone and your sexual appetite and desires is something that is developed over time. Acknowledge the feelings and recognize your body is designed to have those feelings. Adolescents is a time to learn to behave and manage sexual feelings respectfully ans responsibly, even if embarrassing episodes occur. ...Read more
Dr. William lizarraga: what happens if the pain that a patient feels it too strong and acetamiophen cannot controll it? What to do in such a case?
Not enough info: As the first thing is to find out where is the pain and what causes it.... ...Read more
Drs cant figure out my mental health diagnosis, my thoughts come from somewhere else, I think the government is plotting to kill me and control my tho?
Ask your doc: It is very likely your doc will tell you the diagnosis if you ask - you can also ask for a copy of your records to which you are entitled ...Read more
Please help give me tips on dealing with overworrying. I did something wrong and now I cant help but overworries and I cant control it. Its depressing?
From what you are: Describing - you can't let go of what you did wrong. It is causing you obsess and to feel anxious. I can understand how that is depressing. I would encourage you to try cognitive behavioral therapy. Depending on your response to psychotherapy - psychiatric medications might be an option. Take care. ...Read more
Seek counseling: To get help before it causes you major problems. ...Read more
Intellcutual decline: Dementia is characterized by decline in higher fn. Of brain-called cognitive dysfunction. Affects memory, judgement, reasosning, and behaviour. With progression of the disease people's association between things is lost. They may know they need to urinate- they may not tell, or they themselves may not know by themselves they need to. The care givers help with these activities at home, in a n.Home. ...Read more
Add another med: Previously we used to treat with one med for BP. Studies have shown that treating BP with multiple meds to work on affecting different BP works better. You may need additional meds. Thiazides diuretics would be the next med to try. ...Read more
I am always in angry mood. Cant take anything against my point of view? How can I control my temper.?
First...: I would refer you to a good psychologist for evaluation and to help uncover the reason you are oppositional. Then behavior modification therapy might be appropriate. Try not to get into any fights before then. ...Read more
18. Have dry cough for 2 months now have takin two courses of medicines already. But cannot control my cough?
Not normal: Hi. Your cough should be evaluated by your doctor. Two failed courses of antibiotics tells us it's not an infection with a bacterium sensitive to that/those antibiotic (s). Have you had a chest X-ray? A tuberculosis skin test should be done. You may need a pulmonologist. Good luck! ...Read more
I'm 22 year old female. I have a very low voice that cannot be controlled and embarrassing me. What would be the reasons?
Mother Nature: So long as you don't have any other signs of masculine effects, (facial hair, clitoral hyper trophy) this is just how you were made! If you have concerns about the above issues, see a physician, either family practice or endocrinologist for evaluation. ...Read more
If one is type 2 diabetic. Does this mean that he cannot eat everything? How can he control his diet? . Concerning type of food?
Can eat everything,: But not all at the same time. The diet must be reduced in calories to allow for weight loss with exercise. Should be three meals/day, no snacks, well balanced, avoid fatty and junk/fast food. Caloric restriction is essential as most people with t2 dm are overweight. Good nutritional information is available from a registered dietitian. ...Read more
Want to admit me to mental health facility get my mental & physical pain under control, do I just go to the hospital and say I cant cope or function?
Eval. & Outpt. Txmt.: You must go to psychiatric ER and be evaluated by a psychiarist. During this evaluation your problem will be psychiatric and possible medical problem will be evaluated. You do not seem to be a danger to self or others. So it seems that a work of up your problemsw can be done on an outpatient basis by a psychiatrist and if indicated by PCP. If medciation is indicated it may be started in the ER ...Read more
Sometimes I wake up in the night to very strong shudders/twitches thru my backshouldersneck evry few sec, cant control it eventually stops on its own?
I'm only 16, I cant control my emotions. I like to be on my own but also hate it. I get angry over little things and feel happy but sad at the same time?
Talk to your doctor: Emo in the midteens is not unusual, between hormones, boys and other life stresses. If you are already on you own, that suggests there have been serious family issues, although some teens who are bipolar create the stresses unknowingly. Talk to your doctor, avoid alcohol and drugs which complicate the problem, and find an adult you can confide in. Many of us have been there, tho years ago. ...Read more
I have hyper urge of sexuality. I cant stop my self masturbating twice or thrice a day and that's almost everyday. Please help me controling this exce?
Suggestions: First off, many men masturbate several times a day. Would be concerned about possible treatment if the behavior is getting in the way of you being able to function normally in your life. And then, a potential underlying cause would need to be looked for; this could be do to another underlying psychiatric disorder, or a hormonal imbalance, for example. Treatment may be medical or nonmedical. ...Read more
Prayer: Some find that prayer, in whatever tradition they hold, is helpful. There are even studies of groups doing intercessory prayer on behalf of patients in icu's, and finding that such people seemed to recover more quickly than those not prayed for. You can also ask for more worldly help from friends and family, in the form of emotional support -- they can be with you when facing the scary thing. ...Read more
Recently I have sexual urge which I cannot control which has deprived my sleep? How can I control this?
Sexuality: Try to uncover the reasons for your sudden urges and then address the issues you may have been avoiding. Confide in someone close to you so you can talk through this difficulty and uncover the root cause of your insomnia. If your sleep does not return to normal consult a mental health professional. My best. ...Read more
My mom is suffering from diabetes...Can u give me advice what she can eat and what she cannot to control her diabetes?
Yes: Read, ↓↓Sugar: Similar questions answered on healthtap many times. Dm is? Ed blood sugar (though this is too simple), thus drastically? All sugar/cho intake. Low sugar always due to medication tx complication, not dm per-se. For type ii, ?? sugar/cho, high fat, moderate protein foods work best; victoza, (liraglutide) titrated up from very low dose by pt, not md. Best med currently available. Study taubes, attia, lusting, etc. ...Read more
Big sis thinks she has total control of mom but is only poa in case mom cannot. How can we get her to stop making decisions mom can make?
Family discussion: These are difficult family situations. Is your sister underestimating your mom's competence? Does your mom acquiesce too quickly? It would help for your sister to understand that eroding an elderly person's independence and decision making ability can speed that individual's decline. There are many good articles on line you and your siblings could read and discuss. ...Read more
Cant control my jealousy and this is a big issue in my relationship as I overthink everything and worry too much over nothing, what can I do?
Sometimes we are jealous because in relationship we are being lied to and there is reason to be concerned about the state of the relationship.
But, in general jealousy is about our fears and is about us and not about our partner. Therapy can help. Learning how to be separate and to not control the outcomes is a powerful lesson to learn. Learning we are responsible for us and not them is vital. ...Read more
Lately I faces loss wait and too much urine and drinks heavely and I cannot control the urination time or cannot withhold it for even a short time?
Go see your doctor: Weight loss can be due to an overactive thyroid. But too much urine can be uncontrolled diabetes. I'm not clear as to your drinking heavily. Are you thirsty or referring to alcohol? Lots of urine could be diabetes, both mellitus & insipidus. Bottom line, go see your doctor for simple testing, diagnosis & treatment. ...Read more
I feel traumatized from life events and am now delusional, paranoid, I feel I cannot control my thoughts I haven't been relaxed in 8 years. What do I do?
Traumatized: Please seek help from your physician who can refer you to a psychiatrist to help diagnose and treat your symptoms. Being afraid and anxious is very uncomfortable and can be relieved. ...Read more
For the past few years I have been hiding some thoughts and bad ones from my husbands and. I just cant control it anymore?
Don't know exactlymy problem. When I use my full power (ex when I do pullup) or sometimes just when I think of it I cant control the left side of my body?
Neurology needed: This sounds like a neurological problem. Please contact a neurologist. It could have resulted from an accident, but that type of problem either falls into orthopedics or neorology. ...Read more