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What kind of food I have to stay away. I have g6pd defiency?

What kind of food I have to stay away. I have g6pd defiency?

Partial List: G6pd deficiency requires care. Eating certain foods with this condition causes red cell rupture and serious illness with potential crisis. 1) no legumes fava beans, lima beans, kidney beans, soybeans, alfalfa sprouts, peanuts, licorice or carob. 2) no high vitamin c additives. 3) no soy, tofu, bean curds, etc 4) no menthol, no mints 5) no sulphites/sulfites 6) no vitamin k. 7) no tonic water. ...Read more

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How long do I have to stay away from water if I had episiotomy?

How long do I have to stay away from water if I had episiotomy?

ASK YOUR OB: Who delivered you, that is your ob's job to tell you all of that before u go home, just like i tell all of my pts so call their office today and follow their instructions as they know what type of epsiotomy u had and if you had any other problems down there. ...Read more

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First revision circumcision coming up next month. How long do I have to stay away from the pool and get back to swimming after the circumcision?

First revision circumcision coming up next month. How long do I have to stay away from the pool and get back to swimming after the circumcision?

Talk to your: Urologist. My best bet is once the redness or raw area is gone, then it's safe to go back to the pool - roughly 7-10 days. ...Read more

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My husband has a cold sore how long do I have to stay away?

My husband has a cold sore how long do I have to stay away?

Time and pain meds: Cold sores are caused by viruses. The good news is that they will go away on their own. The bad news...There's not much that you can do to expedite it. For the most part, if the cold sores are painful, you can give your child pain meds (tylenol (acetaminophen) or ibuprofen). Always check with you pediatrician if you don't know the dose or if you are not sure if that medicine is appropriate. ...Read more

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What can I eat if I have bronchitis ? I know I have to stay away from dairy products but I don't know what else to eat to make me feel better and not dizzy.

What can I eat if I have bronchitis ? I know I have to stay away from dairy products but I don't know what else to eat to make me feel better and not dizzy.

Bronchitis: With bronchitis there are no dietary restrictions. Eat whatever you feel like eating. Drink plenty of fluids to keep yourself hydrated. You should recover soon. Take care! ...Read more

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How long would I have to stay away from tylenol (acetaminophen) before determining my hives r not from that? I get hives when i take it, but also on days when i don't

How long would I have to stay away from tylenol (acetaminophen) before determining my hives r not from that? I get hives when i take it, but also on days when i don't

Not related: I'd expect tylenol (acetaminophen) induced hives to subside in less than a day after the last dose. Your hives are unlikely to be from tylenol (acetaminophen). Consult an allergist if the problem is troublesome for you. ...Read more

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What to do if I have to stay in the hospital?

What to do if I have to stay in the hospital?

Relax: Try to understand what is going on. Ask questions, make sure you understand your options, if any. Make sure you understand who is your main doctor and who are the specialists involved in your care. Enjoy the ride! ...Read more

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