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Can you tell me if a person experiences symptoms of anemia, for how long do these symptoms last?

Can you tell me if a person experiences symptoms of anemia, for how long do these symptoms last?

Hard to say: We need to know the underlying cause of the anemia, the treatment plan, and then can consider likely pace of improvement. ...Read more

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Could it be possible to recover from a stroke with no complications, how can someone reduce their risk of a stroke?

Could it be possible to recover from a stroke with no complications, how can someone reduce their risk of a stroke?

Yes, possible: Key is prevention, and depending on type of stroke, several meds should be taken daily, and these include a statin and anti-platelet drug. Also, focus on risk factors, such as diabetes, hypertension, high blood fats, homocysteine, etc. ...Read more

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How long do you have to be having a stroke to go into a coma?

How long do you have to be having a stroke to go into a coma?

Uncertain: Of your question. Most stroke patients don't progress to coma. Many patients with coma are not suffering this issue because of stroke. Massive stroke can result in coma immediately or progressively depending on the nature/severity of the stroke (lack of blood to the brain or bleeding in the brain). Bottom line, question is unanswerable. ...Read more

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How to tell if i suffered from a heat stroke? What are the symptoms?

How to tell if i suffered from a heat stroke? What are the symptoms?

Heat Stroke Syncope: In a heat stroke patient, a patient is a victim to tell anything. Usual symptoms are due to extreme high temperature exposure, a sufferer would have probably, a high temperature, dehydration, passing out episode, dizzy. If not attended to, a mortality rate. ...Read more

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Diagnosed short term memory loss after stroke caused by stress and anxiety. How long will i need to get help with this and what kind of rehab.

Diagnosed short term memory loss after stroke caused by stress and anxiety. How  long will i need to get help with this and what kind of rehab.

Neurologist needed: Memory loss secondary to a stroke would seem common. Strokes are really a lack of oxygen to areas of the brain; the severity and location of which are the main indicators of the symptoms and signs one would have. A full neurology work-up to diagnose the extent and origin of the stroke is needed and a plan of rehabilitation is needed to bring back as much function as possible. Good luck! ...Read more

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How long do you have to have a headache after a concussion?

How long do you have to have a headache after a concussion?

Highly variable: Patients can complain of headaches and other symptoms lasting minutes, days, weeks, months, or even longer in some cases. With appropriate diagnosis and treatment, the duration may be shorter. ...Read more

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How often can you have a mini stroke before you get the big one?

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How often can you have a mini stroke before you get the big one?

TIA: If not treated you can have it often. But difficult to predict exact frequency or when it can transform into a stroke. ...Read more

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How long can a person live with symptoms of diabetes before diagnosis?

How long can a person live with symptoms of diabetes before diagnosis?

Depends: On Type of diabetes and severity of symptoms. Type 1 diabetes is usually profoundly symptomatic and rapidly progresses to dehydration, acidosis and death if not treated promptly. Type 2 diabetes can be symptomatic for months, if not years before it comes to medical attention. Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read more

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How long can symptoms of a heart attack last?

How long can symptoms of a heart attack last?

Until cured: Chest pain more than 20 minutes can represent a heart attack. As long as the pain continues, ongoing or worsening heart damage occurs. With treatment it should be possible to eliminate the pain within less than an hour, and prevent damage or stop any further damage. ...Read more

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Can you have a stroke from hypothyroidism?

Can you have a stroke from hypothyroidism?

Generally not: Hypothyroidism, if treated properly, shouldn't cause any problems. If you suspect hypothyroidism, see your pcp. If you have it, take your medicines as prescribed and keep routine follow up appointments for follow up lab work. Stroke is basically not problem with this disease, and would only be possible in severe and untreated hypothyroidism. Best wishes. ...Read more

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How can you tell if you have suffered a mild stoke?

How can you tell if you have suffered a mild stoke?

Neuro Eval: A detailed neurological examination and selective imaging by a neurologist, check with your doctor! ...Read more

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I have been suffering from anxiety symptoms for a long time. Will it take equally long to get rid of them?

I have been suffering from anxiety symptoms for a long time. Will it take equally long to get rid of them?

Anxiety Symptoms: No. Studies show that for anxiety and depression, psychotherapy and medication work better than either alone. So, if your doctor prescribes an anti-anxiety agent, it will begin working immediately. Anti-depressants take approx 5 to 8 weeks to begin working and the dosage might have to be adjusted thereafter. Remember: just because medication helps you still should talk to a psychologist. ...Read more

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What can having chlamydia for a long period of time do to you?

What can having chlamydia for a long period of time do to you?

Inferility: Infertility, chronic pelvic pain, pain with intercourse and other issues. You and your need to be treated. ...Read more