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Dr David Watkin
Im in s. J area appt w dr black - pyschiatry monday w/ insurance 145$ need a willing dr 2 help ween off 30mg valium?
Psychiatry appt.: I'm not sure what you're requesting here, since you already have an appointment with a psychiatrist with whom you can discuss tapering valium. The doctor will want to know where you are with your anxiety, and maybe develop other treatment options as needed. Less habit-forming medicines are available, and hopefully the "behavior therapy" you're working in is helping. ...Read more
Eat less + exercise: The most reliable way to lose weight is by eating fewer calories than your body burns up during a day. Look at the foods that you eat in between meals, the sweet drinks, even juices and you'll find a lot of extra calories that you probably can do without. Then try to be more active. Start walking 10 minutes a day. Increase till you're walking 30 minutes. When you're there, push for 2 miles/day. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Google: For this type of information, you can google a physician's name. You will find various sites where patients write such "reviews." not every physician will have reviews written, and those written may be of variable reliability. If a physician is involved on healthtap, you can read his/her various pages for more info. Sometimes patients write notes that are viewable. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
See your doctor: See your doctor or dermatologist if you are having worsening acne - prescriptions need to be given by someone who is licensed to practice in your country. You can start with over the counter benzyl peroxide ointments; however, since you are asking for a prescription I suspect you have tried the OTC creams. ...Read more
See link: A full list of conditions that dr. Rachel ellis specializes in can be found here: http://eye.Belaray.Com/procedures/ they include blepharoplasty (eye lift), ptosis (drooping eyelid), excision & reconstruction of skin tumors affecting the skin around the eyes (e.g. Basal cell, melanoma), management of dry eye, evaluation of eyelid laxity and many more. ...Read more
Good Afternoon Dr Samuel. How are
you doing sir?
My name is M
rs Joan Samuel,i just missed my menstrual period,please kindly help me with some good
Dr Samuel: For more individual input , you may wish to use the Health Tap Concierge service. I don't know if Dr. Samuel is a Concierge physician or not. Take care. ...Read more
Spoiled ?: hello~ are you sure you are quoting this correctly, because my encyclopedic brain has never heard of that. Have you tried googling it? I think you may be writing it phonetically and incorrectly. See if you can get correct rendition and re-ask the Q. thanks ...Read more
My grandma bought IBS medicine 4 me from her acupuncturist who said it's safe.It's called Xiang Sha Liu Jun Zi Wan.Try it or stick to gas-x,tums, etc?
Worth trying: Chinese formulas like this have been used by millions of people for thousands of years and are often safer and more effective than western meds. It is worth a try. Also try a low FODMAPs diet- see http://tinyurl.com/oxjvpnc ...Read more
Please disregard questions from me to these Doctors : Dr. Steven Seres and Dr. Rick Koch. I have found the answer to my question. Thx, Jerry Neitzel?
May not be able to!: Sorry, but there is no way to determine if either of these docs will read your questions, as we all answer questions for free, as our schedules allow. Also, there is no way to pair your questions back to back or link questions you ask together! Glad you found your answer! If you get answers, they will act as "second opinions!" This never hurts, though, and it's valuable to get >1 opinion. ...Read more
Please clarify: This is the portion of Healthtap that is used to provide basic medical information. I am not sure what you desire but this portion of Healthtap is not for individual patient care. Take care. ...Read more
Finding a doc here: To find a specific doctor here, you can look at his profile page. He may have a Concierge Practice as well, but you will be charged to message him through that system. His profile might give his location and a even an office phone number or a link to his practice. Doctors participate in this forum, whenever they have time, and for some, that is not very often. Hope you reach him! ...Read more
See below: None that he can prove scientifically. One reporter wrote "[Dr Oz] and sometimes snake oil peddler appeared before a Senate subcommittee to testify about false advertising for OTC weight loss cures, he had a hard time defending his own larger-than-life claims". http://www.alternet.org/personal-health/oprahs-favorite-dr-oz-admits-his-weight-loss-miracles-are-phony-congress ...Read more
Tyvm dr. Jacobson for recommending david sheehan's anxiety disease. Comforting to know i'm not alone in my suffering. Your help much appreciated?
And thank you so: Much for your appreciation. You are quite welcome. Best wishes. ...Read more
Diabetes 2 dr took me off med hum line got sugar to low in 50 my sugar is 98-150 any ideas what to do he is ny primary dr.
98-150: A blood sugar of 98-150 is a bit high but that should be resolved by medicine - metformin is a good start and very inexpensive at the pharmacy. You should also give consideration to your food intake and, despite the cold and snow over the next few months try and develop an exercise program. ...Read more
Im confused l askd a question about my dr sayn my gallbladder workn at 29% 1 dr says remove it another sayn think twice. L need help lm.Lost?
Only 70% cured: The problem relying on gallbladder contraction (ejection fraction) as an indication for gallbladder removal is that there is no consensus or correlation between the ef% and response to cholecystectomy. Cholecystectomy is associated with cure in about 70%, but there is a similar rate of improvement is also seen in patients that are treated medically. 30% have persistent symptoms after surgery. ...Read more
I just wanted Dr dariush to know GREAT news ...I got a neurology specialist appt for ...SEPT 26TH!!! HUGGED MY GP and asst isn't that awesome news?
Awesome news: as you put it. We at HT are very happy for you. I respect the fact that it takes a while to get an appt, especially w/a specialist. Continue to be joyful as best you can in all life circumstances, or at least courageous. Peace and good health! ...Read more