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Anxiety treatment: I would start with a cognitive behavioral therapist. Consult nacbt.Org for a specialty trained therapist near you. She will then decide if you can be treated with cognitive behavioral therapy alone or if you also need medication. She should be able to refer you to a good psychiatrist, if needed. Good luck-this is a very treatable problem! ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
'Live' consultations: HealthTap PRIME doctors see you via smartphone, tablet, or laptop. When asking your question on HealthTap, just click on the icon for a Live Consultation to link to PRIME. The PRIME doctor can see photos you upload into your FILES. You can also send images in the middle of a live PRIME consultation. PRIME can be reached from anywhere in the world, and patients just have a monthly subscription fee. ...Read more
Team work: Physician assistants are trained to work as a team member with a physician. They are qualified to take care of stable conditions and also able to recognize when the physician should be called back in to address a problem. This allows the physician to spend more time with someone that has a less stable condition. This will become more of a necessity in the years ahead as we have fewer physicians. ...Read more
HealthTap Prime: HealthTap Prime is a virtual medical consultation service. They say as many as 34% of office visits can actually be completed virtually - virtual medicine is one of the waves of the future, and HealthTap Prime is quite the mature product in this regard. Register at www.healthtap.com. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
No, but it cd help: No, there is no mandate that you HAVE to use a webcam to talk to a doctor on HealthTap Prime. However, it could help in some situations (like if you have a rash, you could show the doctor by camera). The webcam can also make the interaction more friendly. I'm not sure, but I don't believe the app u download requires it. However, we are here to help & we'll help however we can. U can contact suppor ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Ra patients should have coordinated care with pcp and a rheumatology doctor. Ask your doc for referral!.. Can u please explain? Whats pcp?
See details: Pcp is your primary care physician.Get a more detailed answer ›
Should you see an alternative healthcare practitioner if your doctor isnt listening to you about your health?
ADHD: Typically either a neurologist or a psychiatrist, especially those who document that they specialize and are familiar with adhd diagnoses. For pediatric patients, school system can sometimes assist with finding appropriate practitioner. There are formal tests that can be done to assess for this. ...Read more
Yes and no: A doctor can prescribe almost any approved medication, but a doctor wants to be sure he himself or another doctor nearby can take care of any follow-up needs or complications that might occur after a patient uses a medication. Also, doctors can choose which conditions they want to take care of, so many primary care doctors refer pregnancy-related issues to the nearby ob-gyn doctors. ...Read more
Think "active": There are many ways to improve exercise and activity in during work. Some include: taking stairs, parking farther away, walking to your favorite lunch spot, walking to a co-worker instead of using the intercom, hand weights at your desk, stretching exercises when at your desk, or walking for exercise around your work during breaks or lunch. Just keep active! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Nystagus: You need to consult both.Get a more detailed answer ›
Sit quietly: Start by sitting quietly, many find its easier with soft music playing. Close your eyes, observe your thoughts. You can imagine that all your thoughts are like clouds in the sky, just let them go by and don't hang on to any of them. Spend 7-30 minutes a day doing this. It will begin to quiet your mind. ...Read more
Are there any foods or simple exercises i can use to counter the tiring effects of sitting at a computer all day?
Try these: Shake your feet or legs every few minutes to maintain good circulation, do slow deep breathing every now and then, look at lovely scenery /pictures of your family in front of you to stimulate your senses and minimize boredom, listen to soft background music of your choice, do some neck exercises- side to side, up and down and rotation motions, think of jokes, get up and talk with someone etc. ...Read more
Emergency Psychiatry: If you are in an emergency, you may call your own doctor, or attend the closest ER. Most hospitals will consult with a Board Certified Psychiatrist on staff. Whether in Delhi there is or not emergency psychiatry I really don't know, but I am pretty sure they will give you a good advise. Good luck ! ...Read more
What physical symtom complaints would alert a physician to advise that a male adult patient should have a direct referral to see an oncologist?
See below: Talk to you physician to see if there's a physical basis for anxiety. Practice relaxation, meditation, guided imagery (you can google it); keep a diary of the events when you happen to be anxious -- what happened (the event), thoughts you had; things you've done to decrease anxiety; how you body responded (where did it feel in your body). Set up a routine, to make your environment more predictable ...Read more
Of course: This is a nervous tic in some and a psychological problem in others which causes picking at the hair sometimes on the face around the eyes but sometimes on the scalp. It is disfiguring and represents a deeper seated problem which most likely will be handled by psychiatric consultation. ...Read more
Flu every 2 weeks latter . Tired of taking medicine and consulting doctors ..They say it's normal but i know it's not. Every 2 weeks?Why :'(
I have a small lipoma on my leg (see image). I have remove by consulting doctors. But, these i find out another lipoma on my hip. Why they are formed?
We don't know: We don't know what causes lipomas which are the most common benign soft-tissue tumors. Having more than one in a different part of the body, as in your case, is quite common. If they continue to form, all do not need to be removed if they are asymptotic and not growing. ...Read more
I am healthy no problem but I wanted to take neurobion injection weekly 3 ml with out consulting doctor. For future not to deficiency of b12. Is it safe can i take?
Would not advise: Most health experts would give their blessing to taking a multivitamin pill, but taking higher doses, and by injection, when there is no deficiency is not a good idea. There is the small risk associated with repeated injections as well as the chance of vitamin B12 toxicity. Symptoms include skin rashes, nausea, diarrhea and perhaps blood vessel narrowing. ...Read more
Difficult breathing.. Can I take ventolin tablet without consulting doctor. Will it effect my heart
Right ear was paining a lot..Blood is also coming some times....Problem from childhood, but consulting doctor , giving medecine, and then coming...
My mother who is 38 years old has been diagnosed with schizophrenia since 12 years and has been on medication too . And she has been consulting doctors half her life and i don't see any positive result . She is very violent and delusional, she
Clozapine: People that develop schizophrenia at an early age are often more difficult to treat. Clozapine remains the single most effective antipsychotic. In addition to clozapine, she needs to be engaged in weekly talk therapy with a clinician experienced in working with people with psychosis. ...Read more
M south indian.Hot salt water gargling for sore throat and buying a cough syrup for coughing without consulting doctor, anything wrong in doing that?
Can anybody buy medicines from medical shop without consulting the doctors?
Is this legal who are selling medicines without confirmation of the dr.
Different drug types: Prescription-only drugs require a prescription. Over-the-counter drugs don't require a prescription. Some drugs have an age limit or a quantity limit, for the buyer. ...Read more