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Please help me find answer to questions on ms?

Please help me find answer to questions on ms?

Some resources: This depends on what kind of questions. A neurologist, neurology medical provider, or an MS center could help. There are facebook pages where thousands of patients share information with each other. There are several helpful societies and websites, such as this one here: http://multiplesclerosis.com/us/ ...Read more

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How come some doctors do not answer personal paid questions to them?

Personal choice: People enjoy being on healthtap, whether they be members or doctors, for a variety of reasons. It is a public site, and everyone gets to choose which activities they want to participate in. Some doctors take paid questions while others choose not to... It's the individual's personal choice. ...Read more

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How can you find answers to health questions?

Health tap: Almost all health questions can be answered with carefully worded inquiries to the health tap website. Here you will find many experts in all areas of medical and health care to respond to your questions. ...Read more

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How do we breathe? (this is for an assessment question, detailed answers please!)

How do we breathe? (this is for an assessment question, detailed answers please!)

Search Internet: Rather than re-invent the wheel, especially because I have no idea how much detail you want/need, i suggest you search the internet where i found the following answers: http://www.Webmd.Com/lung/how-we-breathe, http://www.Nhlbi.Nih.Gov/health/health-topics/topics/hlw/whathappens.Html, http://www.Lung.Ca/children/grades4_6/respiratory/how_we_breathe.Html, and http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/breathing. ...Read more

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How can i get more information when answer questions in FEED??

How can i get more information when answer questions in FEED??

Not able to in Basic: HealthTap Basic (not Prime nor Concierge) is the free service where members submit questions. Both the questions and answers are visible to other members. The member's profile information is hidden, and not visible to other members (but visible to doctors only during Prime or Concierge virtual visits). Answers in "Basic" should just provide information, instead of any definite diagnosis+treatment. ...Read more

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What motivational text message (sms) would persuade you to get your baby tested?

What motivational text message (sms) would persuade you to get your baby tested?

Tested for What?: Really more information is needed. What is the test you are thinking about? What are you concerned about that the baby might have. Actually a face to face conversation that goes back and forth is probably a better motivator than a sms text message. ...Read more

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Are u able to answer my cycle questions?

Are u able to answer my cycle questions?

Ask general question: You can submit a general question and someone will attempt to address. Remember no personal diagnosis, prescription or medical advice will be given in this forum. You may benefit from a virtual inbox consultation to address your specific concern but I would start with a question to see if it helps. ...Read more

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What do doctors get from answering questions on healthtap?

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What do doctors get from answering questions on healthtap?

Get to help people!: The main reason students go on to medical school to become doctors is to help people (lots of people) and make the world a better place. On healthtap, we enjoy helping "strangers in need", people with questions, from all over the country. Healthtap gives each doctor a web page where people can go to get information about the doctor's office practice. Our patients can learn a lot on healthtap, too. ...Read more

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Can u answer my questions please?

Can u answer my questions please?

How can we help you?: We will be happy to answer any questions you may have as best we can. There are lots of different kinds of doctors here that specialize in different parts of the body with different conditions and how to diagnose and treat them. We can connect you to the best fit, and the specialists can give you guidance and point you in the right direction. Ask away! ...Read more

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How does this site work? Why are you doctors volunteering to answer for free?

Its fun: Some people play sudoko, or solitaire. I personally like the mental challenges of the questions. The "patients" make me think, I look up different things, and continue learning. Plus, some of the questions, like yours, are just fun to answer. Thank you for asking. ...Read more

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Thank you to all the doctors here for taking the time to answer our questions :)?

You are welcome.: Your gratitude is greatly appreciated. My parents used to live in Morocco. Be well. ...Read more

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Question answered can't figure out how to delete.

Once a question: has been answered - my understanding is that it does not delete. ...Read more

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Can residents and fellows join HealthTap to answer patient questions? Do their answers on HealthTap need to be reviewed and confirmed by an Attending?

Good question : people at Healthtap are really superb. Please call them and they can answer this and any question you may have. They are really there to help you and patients ...Read more

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Can i get an easy to understand explanation of concussions please.?

Can i get an easy to understand explanation of concussions please.?

Impaired function: Concussion occurs after some trauma to the brain. It can affect your physical state, thinking ability, emotional state, and can affect your sleeping pattern. Some common findings are headaches, nausea, sensitivity to light and noise, fatigue, visual problems, problems concentrating, emotional irritability, drowsiness, sleeping problems. There are tests that can be performed to gauge the severity. ...Read more

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Can you send pictures here to doctors?

Can you send pictures here to doctors?

Only HealthTap PRIME: Regular, free HealthTap questions and their answers provide helpful information for both the person asking the question and for other HealthTap users throughout the world. Try HealthTap Prime for private, one-on-one consultations with HealthTap doctors via cell phone, a tablet, or a computer. A patient using Prime can talk with the doctor and show the doctor pictures and lab or x-ray results. ...Read more

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Do you ever get tired of answering medical questions?

Do you ever get tired of answering medical questions?

:o): Not really; many people have questions which may be unusual or something they have always wondered, or need some clarification so that they can talk to their doctor with improved insight. Thanks! er. ...Read more

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Hi I currently get average grades at math but I want to get high grades. How can I get better grades?

Hi I currently get average grades at math but I want to get high grades. How can I get better grades?

Higher grades~: hello~ to get higher grades you need to be blessed with superior intelligence ( theres a limit to what we each of us can achieve), hard work, and superior teaching. ~ REPETITIO EST MATER SAPIENTIA~ (Repetition is the Mother of Wisdom!) Good Luck ! ...Read more

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Hi I currently get average grades at math but I want to get high grades. How can I get better grades? I know study time does not increase grades.

Key is understanding: Study time will perhaps slightly increase grades, but what's most important is that you truly understand the concepts taught in class. If you don't understand the concepts, rote memorization will not help you. If your teacher is ineffective, consider hiring a tutor. Once you understand the concepts, then practice-practice-practice problems will increase your speed in test taking. ...Read more

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I get a in science and want to work in medical field also get b in math don't know what to be stories of how you decided? I want to help people please

Medical field: Begin a college and take classes. As you progress you will either enjoy science classes or not. Talk to your professors and they will guide you with your decisions. ...Read more

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My 12year old son is a good student.Pays attention in class likes math and science but gets scared anxious during test gives wrong answers can u help?

My 12year old son is a good student.Pays attention in class likes math and science but gets scared anxious during test gives wrong answers can u help?

See below: You might want to talk to a counselor who specializes treating anxiety in children, especially test-anxiety and teach your son stress-management techniques that will be age-appropriate for him. Good luck! ...Read more

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My son's was with girlfriend march 2, 3 & 4. Doctors are giving due date of 11/23. He questions the math?

My son's was with girlfriend march 2, 3 & 4.  Doctors are giving due date of 11/23.  He questions the math?

Congratulations!: Congratulations on your new grandbaby. The math looks good. Babies grow really fast, so enjoy! ...Read more

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What to do if I get really angry doing math!!i feel pathetic and depressed?

What to do if I get really angry doing math!!i feel pathetic and depressed?

If you are feeling: Angry, pathetic and depressed, why not reach out to a psychologist to help you. Sort out your feelings and start feeling better about yourself. They will help you figure out why you are so frustrated doing math and find ways to overcome the issues. ...Read more

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I have a math oral exam tomorrow and just thinking about it makes me depressed and makes me have anxiety what can I do to help get over it?

I have a math oral exam tomorrow and just thinking about it makes me depressed and makes me have anxiety what can I do to help get over it?

Test-taking anxiety: is very common and normal. Chronic anxiety or acute anxiety that is paralyzing is not. Try visiting a therapist that specializes in anxiety to uncover your particular dynamics. Sometimes meds help, but side effects include grogginess--something that actually may make your anxiety worse (fear of loss of control). Herbs sometimes help, but check with therapist or MD first. ...Read more

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I need help with my math homework?

Need help: If you need help with your math homework please discuss this with your teacher. Hard to do but don't be shy! ...Read more

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Why is it possible for me to be excellent at writing but unable to understand math?

Why is it possible for me to be excellent at writing but unable to understand math?

It happens: We are all endowed with a variety of skills and faults. There is a recognised condition called dyscalculia where someone fails to understand math at the same level as their other skills.The ability to understand and write language is another skillset. The general approach to working with a deficit is to recognise and work around it. ...Read more

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Hello ! What can be the best way to be mentally fresh and prepared before a maths exam ?

Hello ! What can be the best way to be mentally fresh and prepared before a maths exam ?

1. Prepare well (in: advance). 2. Get a good night's sleep. 3. Breath deeply. 4. Read HealthTap Tip Taps on "exercising your brain" for a whole bunch of recommendations. ...Read more

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Best think to eat before a 6 hour long extremely difficult physics chemistry and maths combined test ?

Best think to eat before a 6 hour long extremely difficult physics chemistry and maths combined test ?

Eat healthy.: I can recommend to you that you eat a healthy meal with lean protein and complex carbohydrates/fiber. Don't eat until you're stuffed, as you may get sleepy during the test. The fiber and complex carbohydrates will provide you with sustained energy for your body and brain. ...Read more

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How to be fully mentally prepared for a tough maths exam ? So that i can be fully alive and fast during the exam time ?

How to be fully mentally prepared for a tough maths exam ? So that i can be fully alive and fast during the exam time ?

Lots of Rest: In order to be at your best during exams your body needs to be well rested. Get at least 8 hours of sleep a night leading up to the exam. Prepare/study well in advance and don't cram the night before, staying up late studying. Make sure to exercise daily and eat healthy, well balanced meals. In order for your mind to work efficiently, your body needs to be well taken care of. Good luck! ...Read more

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Is there a such thing as a math deficiency?

Yes. Dyscalculia = : Specific Learning Disability with Impairment in Mathematics. Lack of understanding of quantity impairs learning to count in pre-school, comparing numbers in KG & linking written or spoken numbers to quantity in school. IQ is avg. to above avg.; problems with time, measurement & spatial reasoning often co-exist. 3-6% of the population has dyscalculia; 25% of people with dyscalculia have ADHD. ...Read more

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What math skills are needed to be a rn?

What math skills are needed to be a rn?

Attention to details: Good math skills shows that a person can handle a bunch of numbers in his or her head, has good attention to details (122 is never the same as 221), can understand how numbers trend up and down over many hours or days, and can convert amounts among metric and english units, over and over again without fail. Algebra2 & geometry are needed, but calculus1 and statistics can show one is great in math. ...Read more

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Is autistic child able to grow into math genius?

Is autistic child able to grow into math genius?

Yes: If the teachers have a structured curiculum with the ability to be firm. Many austistic kids are "visual" learnerss. Avoiding long verbal instructions is diffucult. Reading with phonics. Autism is not an intellectual deficit-in fact nonverbal intelligence can be quite high. ...Read more

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Could I be dyslexic if I have math difficulties?

Could I be dyslexic if I have math difficulties?

Sure: There are multiple types of dyslexia and your math skills could certainly be diminished from this. You could undergo testing if you are concerned, or even look into math tutoring to find your areas for improvement. ...Read more

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Symptoms of math dyslexia appear as what kinds of problems?

Symptoms of math dyslexia appear as what kinds of problems?

Dyscalculia is the : term for a math learning disorder. Problems with math computation (adding, subtracting, multiplying, dividing) &/or math application, (figuring out when to add. subtract, multiply, divide) are the symptoms. A neuropsychological evaluation can determine the cause, as Nonverbal Learning Disabilities, visual-perceptual problems, ADHD, & language-based learning disabilities can all contribute. ...Read more

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