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Injured 2 1/2 years ago...C5/c6 nerve root damaged at erb's point in plexus. What signs and symptoms will i get? I need a concrete diagnosis!
Antibiotic Resistant: Dr Giannone discussed tolerance and tachyphylaxis, BUT also consider antibiotic resistance as another phenomenon in which the body "gets used to medication" The scenario commonly seen today is the use of antibiotics haphazardly for viral upper respiratory infections. Antibiotics should be used for bacterial infections and saved for clinical scenarios that fit. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I think i've reached my breaking point and am scared of what i might do. How can I stop this from getting out of control?
Many benefits: You get continued benefits from exercise, metabolic changes, calorie expenditure, improved mental health from any and all exercise. Most of these benefits can be accrued with less than an hour of moderate intensity exercise/ day. Some can be gained with less like an hour or two a week. There are still some benefits such as increased fitness and weight control with more than an hour a day. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Talk with someone: Anxiety usually has its basis in events that have occurred in your lifetime and this requires you seeing a psychologist you trust to help you find and deal with this. Anxiety can have a basis in medicine like hyperthyroidism. This should be checked for. Meds like beta blockers on a regular basis help to keep anxiety controlled and if severe med like Ativan as needed can be used. You should see your primary doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Every time i bend over to pick something up or from doing something i get extremely light heading to the point of sitting down what could be the cause?
Low blood pressure: Positional changes, especially from a prolonged stooped position, to a sudden upright position may provoke a vaso-vagal response causing a faint feeling, dizziness, or lightheaded ness. Other condition can be inner ear disturbance resulting in dizziness as a result of changing positions rather suddenly. Anemia ; other possibilities exist. The above should be evaluated by your physician. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Seek care: Cough is a normal reflex to clear the lower airway. However, if cough continues beyond 6-8 weeks or is associated with other symptoms, an uation is necessary. Gagging or vomiting after severe coughing can be seen in asthma and whooping cough (pertussis). Stomach acid reflux can trigger coughing and have associated gagging. A cough specialist such as a pulmonologist or allergist can help. ...Read more
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