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Gradually: Try taking a break from that stuff you are trying to avoid. Maybe start with one day per week. Then two days per week. Maybe then one week per month and so on. You can do it. Ask yourself: "does this cheeseburger taste better than being thin feels? ". ...Read more
I was facing ed. I took tablets and not taking any tabket from. Two weeks I started eating drumsticks. Is it making me strong.
??: I don't understand your question. Do you mean chicken drumsticks? If so, what does that have anything to do with ed? And what are you asking? ...Read more
How do I program my Eddie Bauer Essential Pedometer? I can read the display numbers but the letters in the lower right corner are sub-microscopic.
Customer service: Try their customer service, they might be able to show you how ...Read more
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Stepfather drinks three pints of bourbin a day. The last month he throws up any food he eats and really hasn't eatin for a week. Is he dying?
Could be: He really needs to see a doctor. He could have an ulcer or liver disease from the alcohol abuse. Please encourage him to see a doctor as soon as possible. ...Read more
My labs always say "result status:final." But on my last it says "result status: EDITED results." What does this mean? Why would dr edit the #s?
Don't let paranoia: Get the better of you! Lab results are usually edited when the lab personnel have some reason to believe there was an error on the initial analysis. Perhaps they discovered they needed to replace reagents (chemicals needed for processing), etc. They rerun the specimen to make sure they reported the accurate result and sometimes they have to correct it. The ordering doctor doesn't change your result ...Read more
I have a 5yr old who I have a hard time gettin to eat, she always refusin sayin she don't like whatever she eatin how can I get her to eat properly?
Tough love: Many children behave that way. As a parent it is your job to provide appropriate nutrition. It is the child's choice to eat. If good food has been provided and the child chooses not to eat, then that is the child's choice and sadly she will be hungry. At the next meal or so she will eat. It is ok to fix something she likes as long as she eats the rest or at least some of it. ...Read more
Hi.13m old gal weight 8.9 n height 72cm. Is it ok? Anythn to wory. She's nt eatin wel. Nt takin formula. Hw can I encourage her to eat more. Plz help
Growth: Your daughter wt & ht are in about 15th percentile, in low normal range but not failing to thrive, you can try to feed her more often, give her more solid food, give her cheese & yogurt they have more protein & calcium than milk, you could also cook with milk instead of water, it is great with rice, pasta, Most important have he checked by her Dr. She might need some work up. Good luck. ...Read more
Idk if you can help but for the longest time I can not tell if im hungry or not. I feel fuel all the time. But like when I sit down I kinda feel hungery but hten when I stand up I feel fuel again. I'm afraid to eat then eat to much but then I try not eatin
Adolescent bone Ca: Ewing sarcoma is a malignant bone tumor of childhood. It appears in adolescents between the ages of 10 and 20 years old. It is the second most common bone cancer after osteosarcoma originating mostly long and large bones.. Approximately 1 in 4 children will have metastatic disease at the time of diagnosis A five drug regimen of vincristine, doxorubicin, cyclophosphamide, ifosfamide, and etoposide is now most commonly used for treatment. ...Read more
Rare cancer: It is a rare cancer which usually occurs in teenagers and young adults. It more commonly occurs in bones such as the thigh bone and pelvis, but can occur in other bones and soft tissues. The usual treatment is chemotherapy and surgical removal of tumor. Sometimes radiation is used in addition to or even instead of surgery if surgery would not remove entire tumor or would be to debilitating. ...Read more
Biopsy: The biopsy establishes the diagnosis. An MRI shows the local extent of the tumor. A ct of the chest show if it spread to the lungs. A bone scan will look if tumor spread to bone. Sometimes a pet ct is done instead. A bone marrow biopsy is done to see if tumor spread to the bone marrow. ...Read more
Surgery, RT, chemo: When Ewing Sa metastasizes, most common site is lung. Once mets found cure is difficult. It may be necessary to treat the primary tumor with surgery and or RT, while the mets receive chemo. The current chemo regimen is a combination of drugs, doxorubicin, vincristine) cyclophosphamide and dactinomycin) Here combination chemotherapy has improved long term outcomes but not cures. ...Read more
Pain and swelling: Ewing's sarcoma can arise from bones or soft tissues. In bones, ewing's presents with pain and usually a lump. In the soft tissues, there is a lump, but it is usually painless. Occasionally, patients may have fevers and chills. Not all sarcomas follow these rules, but these are the most common symptoms. ...Read more
Not one: Ewing sarcoma is relatively rare tumor mostly seen in young adults 10 to 20 yrs age involving the long & flat bones, presents with pain swelling, 30% of the time already spreads. Simple x ray will show bone lining (perosteal) reaction, MRI, ct, bone scan, pet scan, are all diagnostic tools, confirmation is by biopsy ...Read more
Rare cancer: It affects primarily teens and young adults, but can occur at almost any age. It usually occurs in bone, but can also be in the soft tissues. Chemotherapy is needed for the best chance of cure. Surgery and/or radiation are also given. The tumor can spread to the lungs and other bones. With modern treatment, the chances of cure are good. Amputation is very rarely needed. ...Read more
Primary Sa of Bone: Ewing’s sarcoma, typically starts in the long bones, but can start in other tissues and muscles as a primitive neuroectodermal tumor. It is the third most common primary bone cancer occurring most frequently in children and teenagers. Treatment consists of neoadjuvant chemotherapy, with vincristine, doxorubicin, and cyclophosphamide following surgical resection. 5 yr. Survival > 80% ...Read more
Painful mass/cancer: Ewing's sarcoma can occur in bone and soft tissues. They tend to be painful when in the bone and the less common soft tissue tumors are usually painless. Common locations are the in the pelvis and lower extremities. Many factors figure into chances of survival, but as any cancer, ewing's may be deadly. Excellent treatments exist currently and overall chances of beating the disease are about 70%. ...Read more
Painful mass: Ewing's sarcoma presents itself as a painful mass, usually around the thighs or pelvis, but any bone can be affected. It can also be a painless mass in the soft tissues. Overal, it's a very rare tumor though. ...Read more
I have a sharp bubble feel in my right side edging to back near my kedney area. What can this be and should I be highly concerned.
Right side pain: If this is a persistent or recurrent symptom it should be investigated. Right upper abdominal discomfort radiating to the back is seen with gallbladder or liver disorders. Kidney stones can cause it with radiation toward the groin. Right lower abdominal distress occurs with appendicitis, bowel inflammation or ovarian pathology. Get evaluated by a physician and appropriate tests will be ordered. ...Read more
I have lost my weight&want to mantain it but crave for food at bedtime so can have a bowl of weetabix evwn if iam not very hungry at bedtime?!
Heaviness/pressure after eatin...Mostly on the upper central adbdomen...Other symp: fullness, pressure, discomfort...No pain. What could cause? "
Many possibilities: Acid reflux, peptic ulcer disease, & gall bladder or bile duct disease would top the list. Other causes: functional esophageal disorder, achalasia, non-ulcer dyspepsia, malignancy, and atypical presentation of coronary disease would be considered. You need evaluation and testing to get an accurate diagnosis leading to appropriate treatment. ...Read more
What could cause sudden onset sharp pain in the middle back? Edit I've now got a dry, painful cough too, causing pain to be felt over larger area.
Someone pleas tell me what's goin on. Blood sugar was 65, after eatin 10 minutes 110, then 107 2 minutes later, then 125 5 minutes later then 106 10 mins?
Your blood sugar: Changes every second and this what you have documented is not if any concern. It's not clear to me why you are checking so often as you don't document any reason why you would need to. Unnecessary testing is not a wise idea and can have potential problems. ... Good luck. ...Read more