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Dry cough: Warm tea with lemon and honey. Salt water gargling. cool mist vaporizer in the room/humidifier/ or simply a pan of water which will evaporate into the air for humidity. If it persists, please see a physician to make sure it isn't something more serious. If smoking, please consider quitting. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
20s Bff said despite success she's depressed/cries alot & asked 4 secrecy. Says not ready 4 therapy. How do I help her?! Every1s here she's overseas!
They have to want it: Your friend has to want therapy and medication, and all you can really do is encourage him/her to seek both and engage deeply and meaningfully in the therapeutic process. You simply cannot do it for him/her, much as you'd like to. You can either be his/her friend or therapist. You cannot be both, and even though you want to see him/her get better, trying to be both simply will not work. ...Read more
Boy 9mo actual, 6.5mo adjusted asymmetric IUGR. Sitting independent, good balance, hates tummy time, won't roll. Rolled only handful of times. Help!
Discuss with babydoc: There is more going on here than can be posed in the space provided. The best resource for help is the pediatrician that has been regularly seeing your child. Discuss with them your concerns. They know your baby's history and they also have knowledge of available resources in your general area. They will be able to assess your baby's development and offer appropriate referrals necessary. ...Read more
Primera vez sexo con penetración, tuvimos que detenernos por sangrado abundante mío. Van tres días, sangro en las mañanas, es incómodo sentarse, al revisarme se ven ligeros rastros de sangre pero el himen no se ve roto. ¿Qué sucede?
You should be seen: Something was torn if there was any pain, even if you believe your hymen is intact. You could try sitting in warm baths several times a day to see if it gets more comfortable, but if you are unable to sit you should be checked. Hope you are not on your honeymoon! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
A 50yr old businesman got a shok n his busines went down lik anything.He is suferin frm depresion.But non of da doctors found solution 4 dis.Wat to do?
He should see: A psychiatrist for any evaluation and treatment recommendation. ...Read more
Me han diagnosticado una hernia cervical posteolateral c5 c6. Tengo dolores en el cuello, pero el brazo no me duele. Puede curarse naturalmente?
Translation: I am sorry but this question was not translated into English. ...Read more
My 2 1/2 son has monster tempertantrums & I've tried every piece of advice & nothing is wrking. Even the neighbors have called cops. Help! ?
Two year olds : will have temper tantrums. That's why they call them the "terrible twos." It occurs Bcause they need to start learning to accept limits. Infants cry and get fed, held or have their diapers changed. 2 yr olds need to learn to wait, get toilet trained, etc. if you give in to tantrums they will learn to keep having tantrums. Talk to a therapist to learn what to do. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Mydad was the boss and my mom was obedient.We were veryreligious conservativeand and emotionaly distant.Very litle hugs & stuff.Hows it influenced me?
Over-generalization : is not helpful, as cultural norms may apply in your case. Authoritarian parenting may lead to a child's being well-behaved, insecure, socially inept & less resourceful in problem-solving. Please read Dr. Gwen Dewar's articles on http://www.parentingscience.com/authoritarian-parenting-style.html & http://www.parentingscience.com/authoritarian-parenting.html. Seek help if you feel affected by this ...Read more
Where I reside overseas the only 2 Ubiquinol products are Eckhart Corp's Vitamode CoQ10, & Tishcon Corp's Stay-well Active Q. I am 67- which is best?
Face swelling only Lside.biweekly.lasts 2 days.hard with no pain/redness.location is dif evry time.Jaw, cheek, nose, now eye.x-ray found nothing. Help?
Consult: Very hard to give a helpful answer to this unusual set of symptoms without seeing you. This problem sounds like you need to discuss it with your doctor, or seek a second opinion. ...Read more
Hello, I have pain in my feet. Sobre todo en el talón, cuando juego al tenis. A qué se puede deber y a qué tipo de médico debo ir? Muchas gracias
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No fix by Obama: Obama regulatory issues have compounded difficulties in obtaining research funding for both embryonic & adult derived stem cell. More research is being developed for use of adult deirved tissue than embryonic. Both hold great promise, with embryonic in the far distant future. Adult stem cell therapies are exploding in applications and uses. Government part of problem, not the solution. ...Read more
Bunions on both toes(not big),wear flexible splints(unprescribed).Dr:theres nothing wrong &gave some exercise.My grandfather's were big&Im afraid.help?
Not to worry.: Bunions are generally not a concern unless painful. Custom orthotics/arch supports can slow the progression of bunions. X-rays would be needed to fully evaluate your bunions and offer treatment options. See a Board Certified Podiatrist for a complete evaluation and treatment options. ...Read more
My smell sense has been decreased greatly after using neti pot & gse for my sinuses, what happen?
I put 4 drop of gse +240ml water+incl salt bag
Im just satrted playing sccor 2months ago and now im better than everyone at our club ....but the issue is now im spending too much time with sccor ball without proper warm up....is that mattrr?
Warm-up.: A proper warm-up is important for anyone participating in athletics to lessen the chance of injury. A light jog for a few minutes followed by some gentle stretching should do the trick - doesn't have to be anything major. Don't just run right out onto the field and go full-bore, as you may precipitate injury. ...Read more
Everyone would get dental implants if the cost to patient comes down. Offices prospered before implants hit the market. Is this the big money maker?
Dental costs: Patients would not require expensive dental procedures and dentists would have a very difficult time earning an income if most individuals brushed and flossed properly every day, watched their intake of cavity producing foods and liquids and finally went for routine dental check ups and cleanings and followed the advice of their dentists. Dentist try to save patients money and should be thanked. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Mostly: Romance is one of the great joys of being a human being. It is eagerly anticiapted and sought after and is responsible for a great deal of our culture in food, art, music and human interaction. A few however, lack the need for it including autistics, and sociopaths. ...Read more
Start healthy habits: Creating healthy habits is a growing process that becomes a way of life: 1) Talk about food as "fuel." Desserts & candy are okay sometimes but don't fuel the body; 2) Let your kids grocery shop & make choices; 3) Exposure is important--encourage your kids to try new foods & preparations; 4) Forget the clean plate club; 5) Making eating fun; 6) Earn achievements. Ref. HealthyLivingMadeSimple.com ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Dou meanConstipation: Iif you mean you are not hahing regular bowel movements and are constipated. You need to get yourself checked by your doctor.With proper history like eating habits and in detail about what you call latrein, physical exam etc meanwhile eat more fruits and vegetables, drink more fluids , include more legumes like beans , chick peas etc. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
See below: Culturally or physiologically? Sadly 4 social & work purposes we r pressed into meal routine that counters physiologic sense. We should eat when we are hungry or "graze" thruout the day to maintain more even blood sugar levels & prevent obesity. Diabetics & the obese are advise to eat multiple mini-meals for these reasons. Ideally family should eat 1 meal together for social interaction. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Depends on reason: Please send your question to healthtap again, with details about why you might need to treat everyone in the house. Is there a head lice or whooping cough outbreak at home? For head lice and whooping cough, everyone may need to be treated (can also depend on age). Each question is seen independently by our medical experts, so each question must have enough details by itself. Thanks! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
That's foolish: "I don't use drugs." Only fools think that saying this makes me a liar. Please forgive my harshness -- there are ideologues who will tell you that "everyone is an addict" and "if you say you are not, that proves you are." Real drug abusers are secretive because it is illegal and something to be ashamed of. Many people favor drug decriminalization and treating it as a medical problem - IDK. ...Read more
Fasciotmy: First you need your compartment pressures checked when you are having symptoms to make sure that you have the correct diagnosis. Your muscles are separated into compartments by tissue called fascia. An orthopedic surgeon cuts the fascia and you should not get increased pressures after that. I had this done 12 years ago have not had a problem since. ...Read more