Doctor insights on:
Causes Of Pulsus Trigeminus
Heard and am paranoid about pulsus alternans, Would auscultation with stethoscope by doc be enough to rule it out?
Pulsus alternans: "Pulsus alternans" describes alternating stronger/weaker arterial pulse waves. Generally a sign of very poor heart function, & would not be the only sign; a patient with pulsus alternans would also be sick, with fatigue, shortness of breath, & other signs of heart failure. On the other hand, there are other conditions which might mimic pulsus alternans (eg atrial or ventricular bigeminy). ...Read more
Many causes: There are many causes of cardiac tamponade but it is commonly caused by a procedure or a free wall rupture after a myocardial infarction. If you are concerned for tamponade please go to the ER immediately. There is a triad of symptoms we call Beck's triad. These symptoms are muffled heart sounds, jugular venous distention, and systemic hypotension. You also can have something called pulsus paradox ...Read more
Two thoughts: The possibilities here are numerous, but at least two that come to mind are 1) childhood developmental factors, and 2) anger as covering over other feelings. For the first one, if children aren't taught to deal with anger early on, they'll have trouble with it later. For the second one, anger can sometimes be an internal defense against other, more troubling feelings that are harder to express. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Reintroducing grains after paleo, and i feel sick. Is my body freaking out from "foreign objects" or did grain-free cause grain intolerance?
This is the norm: Grains are really hard on a person's gut but for most of us our gut gets used to it. However, when you stop eating grains for a time and then add them back you are asking your gut to adjust too quickly to eating grains. Your experience is the norm rather than the exception. Were you to keep eating grains things would eventually improve though they will never feel as good as not eating them. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Guilt and Shame: A certain amount of guilt means we have a conscious, when it is excessive we have developed a punitive attitude toward ourselves that is excessive and unwarranted. This is learned behavior and any learned behavior can be unlearned. Shame is often the result of being humiliated too early in life and then you can be easily shamed and embarrassed for just being human. Best. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Many things: Blood in the urine is not normal and it could be a sign of underlying urinary tract problem. These include stones, infection, or cancer. Blood could also be from the female organs as well. You need to be evaluated by your medical doctor to determine the source of the blood. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am having speech problems. Making up words/using wrong words. Speech a bit slurry. All of a sudden. What can be the cause?
Even deeper: There are also behaviors and beliefs. All are part of a person who has been shaped by both genetics and environment, and who is interacting with the world around them. Thoughts, feelings, behaviors and beliefs all shape each other. "to be brave, act brave." modifying any one will modify the others -- you have some control here & a guide can help. Any simpler account of the mind will mislead you. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Cause of tragus pain
- Causes of prostrate cancer
- What are the causes of rotten egg burps and diarrhea?
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Causes of burning sensation in my big toe
- Causes of tender painful spots on my scalp
- Causes of rash around anus
- Causes of tiny itchy bumps on anus
- Talk to a cardiologist online