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If you referred a child for phycological advice is that your medical decison not the phycologists?

If you referred a child for phycological advice is that your medical decison not the phycologists?

Confusing question: I often send kids to see a specialist when it is evident that they need their specialty care. Whether this is a bone doctor or a psychologist, it is a decision based on my recognition from my training that that is what they need. Whether you split hairs & call this a medical decision or a psychological one is not the point. I use the training & experience I have as a physician to make that decision. ...Read more

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Hi! I'm actually healthy! I just need to get gems in the game Dragon friends and so I registered on your website?

Hi! I'm actually healthy! I just need to get gems in the game Dragon friends and so I registered on your website?

Health Tap is...: A website devoted to human health. We don't have expertise with animal (real, extinct or imaginary) health, husbandry or breeding. None-the-less, I wish you the best of luck with your Dragon friends. ...Read more

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Dragon skin in the middle of my cleavage?

Dragon skin in the middle of my cleavage?

You probably: You probably need a biopsy. Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. ...Read more

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I was wondering is decacor creatine better than cell tech hardcore gainer creatine?

I was wondering is decacor creatine better than cell tech hardcore gainer creatine?

Creatine: creatine is creatine. There are many adds out there about various forms of creatine. I am not aware of one being better than the other. Also there is much hype about the benefits of creatine. Indeed it has been shown in some studies to increase muscle mass but in others it has no effect. Demand to see these scientific articles that these adds tout before paying so much money. ...Read more

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My tooth is decayin on the bottem is there any way I can save my tloth save my tooth

My tooth is decayin on the bottem is there any way I can save my tloth save my tooth

Now: Now aday dentist have lot more way to save your tooth and less removing tooth. So go to see dentist asap to have more change to save it. Also it may cost you less if you see dentist early ...Read more

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I have a tooth that's decayin on the bottem is there any way to treat it? The bottem part of tooth is gone

I have a tooth that's decayin on the bottem is there any way to treat it? The bottem part of tooth is gone

I: I would recommend a thorough exam by a general dentist to determine whether that tooth can be saved. The dentist would yake an xray and check your gums before making that decision. Don't rush to pull it ...Read more

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Can children use Decadron (dexamethasone)?

Can children use Decadron (dexamethasone)?

Yes: This medication is safe and effective in patients of all ages. It replicates some of the effects of natural human stress hormones. Its uses and dosing are size and condition specific. ...Read more

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What is Decadron (dexamethasone) used for?

What is Decadron (dexamethasone) used for?

Decadron (dexamethasone): Decadron (dexamethasone) is an anti- inflammation medication (corticosteroid). ...Read more

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Who should not use Decadron (dexamethasone)?

Who should not use Decadron (dexamethasone)?

Decadron (dexamethasone): Decadron (dexamethasone) is contraindicated in Systemic fungal infections.
Decadron (dexamethasone) tablets are contraindicated in patients who are hypersensitive to any components of this product. See: http://www. Drugs. Com/pro/decadron. Html ...Read more

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Tongue splitting offter any oral decison coming?

Tongue splitting offter any oral decison coming?

What?: I do not understand your question. Please re word your question. ...Read more

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Do you know anyone who usually gets decadron (dexamethasone)?

Do you know anyone who usually gets decadron (dexamethasone)?

It is a major: Glucocorticoid, steroid that breaks down muscle, is anti-inflammatory, and oncologists use it in brain metastasis to decrease swelling, also. Also called dexamethasone, used to test pituitary adrenal axis as dex suppression test for acth secreting tumors. ...Read more

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I'm taking decadron (dexamethasone). Will cushings stay away after I stop?

I'm taking decadron (dexamethasone). Will cushings stay away after I stop?

Yes: Typically the symptoms of excessive corticosteroids like Dexamethasone (decadron) will slowly go away once you are of the medication. But it can take many months for this to happen. ...Read more

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How long does i.V. Decadron (dexamethasone) stay in your system, hours or days?

How long does i.V. Decadron (dexamethasone) stay in your system, hours or days?

Decadron (dexamethasone): It takes 180-270 hours for Decadron (dexamethasone) to be metabolized by your body. ...Read more

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What are Decadron (dexamethasone) side effects?

What are Decadron (dexamethasone) side effects?

Decadron (dexamethasone): With a single shot usually none. Sometimes a steroid shot makes you have insomnia or retain water. Repeated shots or pills will have the potential for many other side effects including immune alteration, changes in your appearance, worsening of glucose levels, osteoporosis etc. ...Read more

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Use of Decadron (dexamethasone) prior to chemotherapy?

Common practice: Used to prevent allergic reactions as well as for an anti-emetic (anti-nausea). Hope this helps. ...Read more

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What side effects are associated with Decadron (dexamethasone)?

What side effects are associated with Decadron (dexamethasone)?

Steroid side effects: Decadron also known as dexamethasone is a potent steroid that can be taken as pill, injection or cream. Side effects are like other steroids but can include stomach upset, headache, dizziness, menstrual changes, trouble sleeping, increased appetite, weight gain, and mood changes. With prolonged use it may decrease body defense to infections, affect bones, muscles and eyes. ...Read more

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Does Decadron (dexamethasone) use cause diabetes (after how long) and will it go away?

Does Decadron (dexamethasone) use cause diabetes (after how long) and will it go away?

Yes - avoid it!: Dexamethasone use for more than a couple of days can cause diabetes mellitus in pregnant and non-pregnant adults by artificially increasing the blood sugar levels due to its metabolic/endocrine effects. These effects should be reversed once the steroids are stopped - depending on other comorbidities. Avoid using Dexamethasone during pregnancy as much as possible and explore alternatives options. ...Read more

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Has managed care influenced or changed the way in which healthcare provider make medical decisons?

Has managed care influenced or changed the way in which healthcare provider make medical decisons?

Money: Managed care, puts a premium on the dollars spent and forces the doctor to use this in decision making as well as seeing more patients per time unit which limits the face time with patients and increases the possibility of error and misjudgment. Do you prefer medical decisions made by high paid stockholder dependent bureaucrats (the current system) or low paid taxpayer dependent bureaucrats? ...Read more

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Does anyone think managed care actually improved the way in which a healthcare provider make medical decison?

Managed care: Managed care assumes physicians are wasteful with health care resources, and need a watchdog. It's become a 3rd party between patients and their doctors, deciding what appropriate care should be -- or at least limiting payment for it. I've been on the phone with such companies for hours, on behalf of my patients. It's never helped me make better decisions, but has sure absorbed my time. ...Read more

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I was oversinging the other day and the next day it felt like a fire breathing dragon at my pharync/larynx area. Did this alone cause this?

I was oversinging the other day and the next day it felt like a fire breathing dragon at my pharync/larynx area. Did this alone cause this?

As above: Straining the vocal cord can cause some horsiness and throat discomfort, if it does not get better see your PCP for evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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Can pregnant women use Decadron (dexamethasone)?

Can pregnant women use Decadron (dexamethasone)?

Category C: Which means use with caution when benefits outweigh risks during pregnancy, animal studies showed fetal risk but no human studies, or no animal or human studies, good luck ...Read more

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Is red dragon fruit safe to eat during pregnancy?

Is red dragon fruit safe to eat during pregnancy?

Dragon Fruit: Dragon fruit (pitahaya or pitaya) which is native to south ; central america is a healthy food to eat during pregnancy. A 100 gram serving contains 1 mg of fiber, 1 mg of iron as well as magnesium, potassium ; calcium. It also contains vit c ; b vitamins. It is a rich source of lycopene (helps to lower blood pressure ; helps to prevent cancer. ...Read more

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Do you need a prescription for Decadron (dexamethasone)?

Decadron (dexamethasone): Yes, Decadron (dexamethasone) requires a prescription.

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How effective is dexamethasone (Decadron) for treating croup?

How effective is dexamethasone (Decadron) for treating croup?

Croup: Croup is a viral infection caused by parainfluenza virus. There is no antibiotics for croup, but rather airway management. If croup is more severe, decadron (dexamethasone) either by injection or by mouth is the standard of care since it has lasting effects for generally 48-72 hours and no additional medication is needed. ...Read more

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Can Decadron (dexamethasone) couse severe hot flushes while eating?

Can Decadron (dexamethasone) couse severe hot flushes while eating?

Decadron (dexamethasone) how.: I assume you are being treated with an oral Decadron (dexamethasone) product. But even so I am not aware of any relationship between eating and flushing from steroids. That is not to say that steroids can not result in some flushing symptoms but I am not aware of a relationship to eating unless the food is one that might cause flushing and the steroids exacerbate the phenomenon. ...Read more

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