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Yes: Consult your primary care doctor for a referral to a gastroenterologist unless your network allows you to self-refer. Esophageal dilation can be performed after ensuring there is not another cause for your difficulty. ...Read more
Yes: Years ago, before we had the consumer products safety commission and similar agencies, kids who came too near to gas heaters during the winter often suffered terrible burns or died when their sleep ware caught on fire. Today, sleep ware imported or sold in the us is required to pass a flame retardant standard. ...Read more
No: Any use of tobacco is unequivocally bad! ...Read more
Unclear: I'm not clear on your question. The FDA does not allow pathogens or bugs in the food supply. However, there are so few food inspectors that they can't inspect everything. So, yes, it is possible that "bugs" get into the food. The FDA was created in the early 20th century because real live bugs would be in the meat supply - read "The Jungle" by Upton Sinclair. ...Read more
Usually: 1/2 -1 hour for preop and preparation, another 1/2-1 hour for procedures and 1/2 hour for recovery but best to discuss with your endoscopist ahead of time. ...Read more
Any broken skin: Tetanus spores require only access to an open wound (cut or puncture)to begin the process of growth and elaboration of the toxin of tetanus. The nastier and dirtier the wound, the more likely you are to find tetanus a factor. As long as the skin is not broken, concern is minimal. ...Read more
REST: Keep on resting till you feel better. ...Read more
Great question: First things first. Before tapering anxiety medications, consider practices which may help center you no matter what's going on around you. One of the best I've found is mindfulness meditation -- and there are many mindfulness-based stress reduction courses available these days. Also you can work in psychotherapy on your anxiety -- this would give you additional self-awareness & calming tools. ...Read more
Lipids: 300mg a day would be a good limit but I wouldn't drive myself crazy over it, I recommend trying to cut fat consumption back as much as you can tolerate, if not enough to reach goal, we can add meds. ...Read more
Business promotion..: Business promotion and related tax income.....Get a more detailed answer ›
Any advantage to allowing insurance company to assign a rn to manage one's ongoing medical care and decisions?
Yes: If well trained, caring, thoughtful, & beholden to his/her expertise can bring doctor's concerns to insurance company & get case moved along. Unfortunately, as I have observed, such nurses sometimes get fired for not adhering to common insurance company posture of knee-jerk denials and cost savings. In any case the nurse enlarges target for the doctor's advocacy. So yes, get one. ...Read more
I have small grandkids I live with a roommate that has a wound that is exposed with mursa do I not allow my grandkids to come over?
MRSA: Mrsa is every where already. As long as all surfaces are clean, your roommate has the spot covered and is on appropriate antibiotics it should all be fine. ...Read more
I often read about accepting your anxiety and allowing it to be present and will heal you. I find it very difficult to do sometimes.?
Yes, the very nature: Of anxiety suggests that we are either cognitively or biochemically fearful of something. With social support or books you can gently but firmly face the fear little by little. You can maintain and spiritual beliefs you have but use mindfulness meditation or Eastern philosophies to help. Peace and good health. ...Read more
When I did a mistake, I have a sense of guilt that is not normal, let say excessive. I am afraid, can allow mental or psychological damage.
Guilt: If you feel guilty for a normal mistake somehow you have learned from others to feel overly responsible for many of the errors we all probably make. You are being overly critical and harsh to yourself when you condemn yourself, ask friend for help in understanding when you overreact. Read the free articles on the soundmindz. Org website which address healthy perceiving. My best. ...Read more
Which medications can be prescribed to me for high or elevated BP that will still allow me to pass a DOT physical, and which ones should be avoided?
How to live life to the fullest? I seriously want to exceed in life. But my psychological limitations are not allowing me to go beyond. Pls suggest
Will giving my baby 1/2 oz of more formula allow longer streches til the following feeding? My baby normally eats every 3-4 hrs today its been every 2
Good plan: You can always prepare a little extra, especially if the kid empties every bottle. If you work to have about 1/2 oz left after every feed, you will always stay just ahead of babies growing needs. That also helps you gradually increase the spacing. ...Read more
Question:i take several meds. N a couple of them have serious side effects taken together or at all. Why do drs. Allow it? Nobody has said anything2me why
This is common: Medications have many serious but uncommon side effects. When you take 2, there is always a potential for interactions, some also serious. Care providers should discuss the common. Most pharmacts give a comprehensive (often scary) list of the uncommon. Ask your prescriber or pharmacist how likely you are to have the problems that concern you and notify them if you experience one. ...Read more
I am 32 yrs old male I find myself very lazy and short of energy at end of my day which is not allowing me to spend good time with my wife and my kids?
Time for a Checkup: The symptoms you describe could by medically based or emotionally based. To be sure, visit with your physician to describe your symptoms further. Be prepared for bloodwork to check for hormonal deficiencies. ...Read more
Infected ovaries: In chickens, salmonella infection can localize to the ovaries and upper oviduct tissue and can be transmitted to the forming egg before shell deposition, resulting in contamination of the Albumin and yolk. Cooking the eggs until all liquid yolk is solidified kills the salmonella enteritidis. ...Read more
Not preventable: Trace amounts of carcinogens are present in the environment every where and it is not possible to exclude these from the food. ...Read more
If there are no known health risks, should I allow my dr to induce me at 40 weeks? Due on the 31st.
Yes: Yes you should.Get a more detailed answer ›
Here are some...: As long as there is a lumen between stomach and esophagus, belching or vomiting will take place if gastric pressure attains a certain level, of course, it will be higher than that it used to be. For more specific, ask your intended surgeon timely. Remember: Doc does not cure anything but just modify hoping to suit what you need; of course, always comes along with a price, that is, complications... ...Read more
Prioritize: Prioritize your time, so that those activities are near the top of the list. ...Read more