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Hi doc,i am pregnant and expecting baby in november. I don't have anyone's help post delivery.Can i manage alone in u.s ? My family is in India.
Many do: Many single mothers have to manage on their own. The health department may have some resources that could help you. ...Read more
I am 23 and just 6 weeks pregnant.We are relocating to india.Is it wise to travel now? Planning to have delivery in india with the help of my mom.
I'm 21yr old female frm TN,INDIA.R thr any chances for my children to be born with any abnormalities if I am going 2 marry my maternal uncle's son?
Yes: We are all thought to inherit around 4 recessive (not expressed) genes from our parents.These genes can trigger metabolic problems like PKU or inherited gene syndromes if their come together with a 2nd recessive gene.The closer the mating (brother,cousin, 2nd cousin),the more likely we will have a shared recessive gene and have a 25% chance of having a kid with a defect. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I had casual sex 3 times with a woman who travels every years to India for leisure.In India HD is endemic.Should I have to be concerned about leprosy?
Does a 30 year old type 2 DM women in India requires daily multivitamin.if so the amount of each and every element in it?
General multivit: Since diabetes can cause a decrease in immune function, a daily multivitamin is possibly helpful, and not at all harmful unless the preparation contains too much sugar. A vitamin preparation made from whole foods (raw), and containing probiotics in the same concentrations as recommended for the general population would be adequate. ...Read more
Mature woman who travels once a year to India wishes to have sexual encounters with me. Worried about the risk of getting Hansen disease. Real risk?
STI/STD > Hansen's: Risk of catching sexually transmitted infections/diseases is greater than that of contracting Hansen's disease which exists in a few areas worldwide (http://www.who.int/lep/en/). Spread is via droplets eg sneeze or cough (http://www.cdc.gov/leprosy/transmission/index.html) so avoid ill. Check out http://www.hrsa.gov/hansensdisease/pdfs/faq.pdf for more info. Then wear a condom each & every time! ...Read more
600 IU/day: US RDA is 600 IU/day.Get a more detailed answer ›
21 years old female from india.I have oily and very sensitive skin.i react to harsh chemical and have fine line,blackheads.suggest me skin care routin?
Natural skin care: Sensitive skin care can be treated with natural products that are free of harsh chemicals, fragrance and parabens. Pure, cold-pressed coconut oil, castor oil, 100% essential tea tree & and lemon oils are excellent for cleansing, protecting and anti-microbial purposes. Check with your provider first if taking any other medications for any possible skin interactions. I hope this helps! ...Read more
Hi I am from india.If women are less prone to abdominal obesity, does that mean they are more prone to body obesity without abdominal obesity?
Abdominal obesity: Although women in general tend to put weight more into their hips, rather than their abdomen, there are clear individual differences, and ethnic differences. American hispanics and s. Asians in particular tend to put weight into the abdomen, and both groups have a high incidence of diabetes. However, exercise and weight loss works for everyone. ...Read more
Why do almost of all the man i see here in south india with body obesity also have abdominal obesity while women with body obesity don't have it?
How to identify a female anopheles or female aedes mosquito from others? To prevent malaria or dengue.In india there are many mosquitos.
Mosquitoes: There are very few people who are able to identify the mosquito that is about to bite them. Most bite in the very early morning or early evening and use of an insect repellent containing deet is helpful, as is sleeping under a mosquito tent. If you really want to learn about identification of female mosquitoes i suspect that indian colleges have courses on insects. Good luck and stay healthy. ...Read more
General dentist in india fresh practice started a month ago.Have a patient 30 yr old female with fdi 44 and 17 mobile tooth . Good oral hygiene mainta?
Hard to help you: Mobile teeth can be from a number of factors, but usually is indicative of periodontal problems. If the situation is beyond your skill and expertise at this stage of your career, you may want to consider referring the patient to a periodontist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am 24 years old married women from india I want to get pregnant I have been trying from past 4 months but could not succeded could you please suggest me a way to get pregnant fast? I am taking nutrilite daily tablet from 8 months. Is it
Sex when ovulating : Take your temperature each morning before getting out of bed and track it. Check the consistency of vaginal discharge. A temperature spike and stringy discharge usually mean ovulation. Cyclebeads is a string of beads that visually track your most fertile days. Pcos, tubal/uterine anatomy, too recent birth control use are some reasons that prevent pregnancy. Discuss with your doctor. ...Read more
Does drinking hibiscus tea cause infertility? I read that women in india use it as a contraceptive. I drink a lot every day, thats my concern.
No: It's absolute nonsense. That is not a contraceptive. It doesn't work, not even in india. ...Read more
I have a relationship with a woman who travel once a year to India for Ayurvedic treatments. Can she get leprosy and transmit It to me trough sex?
Not to worry: Leprosy is often called the least contagious of infectious diseases. One may carry these bacteria for five to 20 years before becoming symptomatic. About 95% of people have natural immunity to Leprosy. It is most likely that leprosy is transmitted by lenghty & close contact with nasal droplets from an infected person. Of interest - after 2 weeks of treatment many lepers are no longer infectious. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hi Todd,i am 22 years old women from india,i have identified with two well defined hypoechoeic lesions measuring 28*30mm seen at 12'o clock position and other 44*34 mm in the outer quadrant at 9 o clock position in right breast. doctor adviced for surgic
Age 84 female, india
Systolic and diastolic blood pressure is 190/100.
Presribed drugs are: amlodipine5mg & telmisartan IP80mg
Recheck bp: Give at least 2weeks on the medicine and recheck bp may need adjustments if still high after 2weeks ...Read more