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Some suggestions: It is important to discard any foods that come in contact with flood waters. Also you need to drink bottled water and if that is not possible then boil water for 10 minutes before drinking it. Stay out of flooded buildings. Seek medical care for any signs of infection such as fever, cough, vomiting or diarrhea. Do not allow children to play in flooded areas. ...Read more
Is there any development center for treating mild mr affected people of 32 years age, located in chennai, india?
Here's some contact: Information: *corresponding author: bala baskar kuppusamy, lecturer in independent living, department of adult independent living, national institute for empowerment of persons with multiple disabilities (niepmd), ecr, muttukadu, kovalam post, chennai - 603112, india. Email: baskarcherry@gmail. Com. He seems to be the primary author of articles on the subject. Best of luck finding what you need. ...Read more
Ask around: Ask patients in the area who was good and ask your doctor where he would have his operation. ...Read more
Sir am frm chennai my age is 25 my hair color is black. Nw its changing into white slowly nearly 15 percent. So what should I do to stop it :) plz.
Pantothenic acid: This is a vitamin and from personal experience and the nutritional literature this seems to be the case. Zinc supplementation might be another nutrient to try. There do not seem to be any ubiquitous scientific reports of efficacy however. Maybe it has never been studied. ...Read more
Possible: It's possible to get a food borne illness pretty much anywhere in the world. As to the specific question, that would require a representative sampling of the street food of chennai to calculate odds properly. ...Read more
My face was black thatmeans brownish clr. I hav used many ointments and homemade product, but no change. I shd wanna become white or fair, ?
Possibly: There may be day care centers for alzheimer's patients in chennai, india -- but I don't personally know them. Here's a resource to begin seeking them out: alzheimer's and related disorders society of india at http://ardsi. Org/default. Aspx another resource is http://dementia-care-notes. In/resources/india/ good luck! ...Read more
Had root canai 25 years ago there is whole above tooth some pain I think I have gum disease what to do thank you?
See dentist: You should call your dentist or call a dentist to have a thorough examination, including radiographs to determine what is exactly going on in your mouth, as related to the tooth with the root canal and the possibility of periodontal disease. Please don't wait. The longer you wait, the worse it can become. ...Read more
I'm from chennai india. For last 4 days I have been suffering from mild intermittent fever especially during evenings. There is no cold or flu.?
Get checked: If you're symptoms get worse or don't get better in the next few days, I would get checked out. ...Read more
Dear sir, I'm Prasad 31 yrs, from Chennai, India suffering from Disc bulge & sciatica since nov'12. Tried PT but no effect. Please suggest & advice.
Remove sciatica: Who ordered the MRI? You need to see a back specialist either neurosurgeon or orthopedic to discuss your treatment to relieve the pain-Most probably will need a procedure. You can go to a teaching hospital clinic to get a second opinion. I studied in Madras Medical College & used to help maximum number of patients- many decades ago! ...Read more
Disc bulge: There are several physicians that can help you reduce or eliminate the pain associated with a disc bulge. These include a spine fellowship trained orthopedic surgeon, neurosurgeon, pain management physician, physiatrist, and chiropractor. Ask your family physician for a referral. ...Read more
I have suffering seborrheic alopecia for 6 years. I am a 21 year old man from China. I tried balanced diet but it did not work. Can you help me?
I doubt it: Having kidney stones is bad enough without having to deal with this stuff afterwards. I found two publications from obscure institutions, never replicated, making claims that seem too good to be true. Just for this, the stuff is hyped as "miracle plant / stone crusher". Follow the scientific advice about hydration and perhaps diet to manage your health. Don't put your hopes solely on this herbal. ...Read more
I am of 49.My liver is developing fat and my lung field shows emphysematous change. I am not experiencing any symptoms till now. So is this serious?
Possibly: Not sure if the two are related. If you are not a smoker, one condition you should discuss with your doctor is alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency, which can present in mid- to late-40's. ...Read more
Hi doctor!! I am japanese student in China. I want ask, I have use clopidogrel sulfate Drug, if I unconscious, I must attentions for what king of things?
Clopidogrel sold as: An anti-clotting agent, slightly more potent than aspirin (acetylsalicylic acid) & suppresses induction of platelets (cell fragments from megakaryocytes in the bone marrow) to become more active in signaling both platelets to attach & the clotting proteins to activate. Once exposed to clopidogrel, response persists. Platelets life-span ~10 days, thus the duration of response. Risk: ↑ed bleeding. ...Read more
I have been trying to get pregnant for 3 years now and still no joy. Could I be in change. I haven't had period for 2 months and negative pregnancy test?
From chennai, india. My 7 months baby's head not stable hence based MRI report doctor sugg to go for surg for fluid collected in third ventricle, ?
2nd opinion: Difficult to understand the meaning of " head not stable" but excess fluid alone in ventricles does not seem to corelate with " head not stable". Get 2nd. Opinion from an experienced neurosugeon and specifically ask if recommended surgery will relieve the symptom that you are talking about or it is for some other purpose which could also be important. ...Read more
I take lamictal 200mg twice daily for seizure Is it safe to take with Chanca Piedra? I found out I have kidney/gallstone and heard it is good
Should be ok:
It should be ok to take these together.
Do you know if it is a kidney or a gall stone? These are treated a bit differently. ...Read more
I have had rare seizures from witch hazel, ginseng, "chanca piedra", use of an acupressure mat and meditation/mindfulness. Any ideas of a cause?
? epilepsy: If you do suffer epileptic seizures, you require medications and acquisition of an experienced neurologist. Doubt the described substances caused or provoked the seizures, and more likely, your spells would have occurred with or without. A sleep study does not diagnose epilepsy, and your statement "idiopathic sleep seizures" causes concerns. Stop driving and get treated. Be safe! ...Read more