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Doctor insights on: High Cable Curls

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What is the possible effect of high e.S.R?

See below: Persitently high levels of inflammation have been associated with increased risk of cardiovascular disease. ...Read more

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My thyroid t s h test was 11.991, is this high?

My thyroid t s h test was 11.991, is this high?

Yes: This is moderately high. It probably means your thyroid is not making enough thyroid hormone. Your doctor will want to evaluate your overall clinical picture, repeat the test, get a free t4, and may start you on thyroid replacement. ...Read more

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What is s.g.p.t.(alt) and s.g.o.t.(ast)? Is it detrimental if they are too high?

What is s.g.p.t.(alt) and s.g.o.t.(ast)? Is it detrimental if they are too high?

Liver enzymes: ALT and AST are liver enzymes that are released into blood when liver cells are injured. High levels are bad as these represent liver disease. ...Read more

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My b.P. Was consistently normal, avg of 120/80 each time. Ever since about a month ago, it's consistently been mid to high 130's over 80ish. Normal?

My b.P. Was consistently normal, avg of 120/80 each time. Ever since about a month ago, it's consistently been mid to high 130's over 80ish. Normal?

No: Normal BP is 120/80. Anything above that is not normal. Make sure you are measuring with proper cuff size and several times per day. If the average is >120/80, see a doctor. Initial treatment is weight loss, sodium restriction, and exercise. But you should have your kidney and thyroid checked anyway, so go see a doctor. ...Read more

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What can cause continued high A.S.O titre despite antibiotics for 8 weeks +?

What can cause continued high A.S.O titre despite antibiotics for 8 weeks +?

Immune response: ASO titer is your body's immune response to the infection and will decline slowly in weeks and even months after the infection has gone. ...Read more

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Do schizophrenics tend to have high or low i.Q.'s?

Do schizophrenics tend to have high or low i.Q.'s?

Either: Schizophrenia isn't related to IQ. This disorder has a lot of variability some patients spend their entire life in institutions while others live a relatively normal life with occasional exacerbations of schizophrenia. Their IQ can be high, low or average. ...Read more

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Can a patients 02sat be in the high 90's while the patients abg shows a po2 in the 50's ? And what could cause this?

Can a patients 02sat be in the high 90's while the patients abg shows a  po2 in the 50's ? And what could cause this?

Several issues: The po2 may not be accurate because it includes venous blood. The spo2 may not be accurate because carbon monoxide is read as o2. The oximeter has many potential errors. Motion, light and other issues can create abnormal values. ...Read more

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What’s the benefit of orthotics if I have high arches?

What’s the benefit of orthotics if I have high arches?

Support: An orthotic may properly support your arch which can be helpful if you are having pain. The orthotic may also improve the biomechanics of your lower extremity. ...Read more

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What are high residue food?

What are high residue food?

Veges: Any food stuffs that contain large amounts of fiber. Fiber is plant sourced undigestable cellulosic solids, that adsorb water from the gut, thereby giving more "bulk" to stool. And function as a natural stool softener. We should all have an optimum number of grams everyday, but folks who already have large bulky stools might consider an alternative. ...Read more

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How to lower high lipace level?

How to lower high lipace level?

Need more info: If over weight, lose weight. Eat more fish and much less red meat. Get exercise like walking every day if possible. Most important see your family physician who will do a complete physical, blood tests and possibly refer you to a nutritionist. There are medicines like statins that we prescribe but you must be under the care of a physician. There is no "magic bullet". It takes a change in life. ...Read more

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Bp 141/83. To high for a 66 yr old?

Bp 141/83. To high for a 66 yr old?

Hypertension: A top blood pressure over 140 is considered to be high. That being said, a single blood pressure reading is not enough to diagnose someone as having high blood pressure as there can be many benign causes of an elevated blood pressure. Taking a number of readings over a number of days will give a much clearer picture of whether someone has high blood pressure. Please see your doctor to evaluate. ...Read more

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I have high gastricity help me out?

I have high gastricity help me out?

?High Acid: If you mean a high gastric acid condition, than avoiding trigger foods (foods that aggrevate your condition more-often spicey, acidic, fatty) will help. Increasing fiber in your diet will help and taking antacid medication can be helpful too. If severe, you may need rx meds. See a GI doctor for the best treatment after a thorough examination, . Good luck. ...Read more

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Why are nurses in such high demand?

Why are nurses in such high demand?

Nurses: All doctors need nurses, to help out with patients, procedures, exams, scheduling, monitoring, and many other duties, especially in institutions and busy practices. ...Read more

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What is good medicine for high tbil?

High tbil: Find out the cause and treat that. Some just have an inherited problem that increases it a bit and not a problem. Discuss with your team. ...Read more

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What's a high-deductible health plan?

What's a high-deductible health plan?

You pay more first: High deductible means you pay that amount for your care, first, before your insurance starts to kick in and help you pay. There may be some exceptions to this. If you are relatively healthy, this may be a good option. For example, if you increase your deductible $1000, your monthly premium may decrease $100($1200 per year) potentially saving you $200. Discuss options with your agent. Dr l. ...Read more

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My colastral is a bit high what to do?

Usually the: Plan starts with diet and exercise. If it is only a bit high that is a good start. If that doesn't get you to your goal then you can talk to your doc about medical management too. ...Read more