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Doctor insights on: How To Do A Enema At Home

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How can I make a cast at home to save money?

How can I make a cast at home to save money?

Don't try: If you have an injury that is serious enough for a cast, you need to have i evaluated. Some injuries need more than casting. Some injuries can lead o more serious problems if not treated timely or appropriately. See a doctor, it will probably be less expensive in the long run. Dr l. ...Read more

Enema (Definition)

An enema is the introduction of liquid into the rectum to evacuate the bowels[ principly the colon/ large ...Read more


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How to test for a prolapse at home?

How to test for a prolapse at home?

No real "Home Test": I'm guessing you are referring to uterine prolapse, where the uterus begins to creep down towards the opening of the vagina. Many women will have a sense that "things are falling out." but you may be able to feel that your cervix is closer to the vaginal opening. In some cases, the uterus can protrude completely out of the vaginal opening. Get an evaluation if you think any of this is occurring. ...Read more

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What to do if i need a quick cheap at home cold remedy?

What to do if i need a quick cheap at home cold remedy?

For a cold...: How to help a cold: for the sore throat – gargle with warm salt water (1/2 tsp salt in 8 oz of water). For congestion – saline nose drops or a netti pot. For anti-inflammatory effect & mobilizing mucus- homemade chicken noodle soup. For hydration- lots of water. Try clear broth. . Add honey & a small amt. Of lemon juice to chamomile tea. ...Read more

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What is a good work out i can do at home without equipment to get a flat stomach?

What is a good work out i can do at home without equipment to get a flat stomach?

Moderate intake: A flat stomach is largely due to watching what you eat. Fuel the body don't fuel the mind. An excellent at home exercise to help burn calories though is to jump rope. Try jumping for 5 minutes a day working up to 10 or 15 minutes. ...Read more

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I'm going to the doctors i don't want to do a home pregnancy test cn I do one at the doctors? And will it be 100%

I'm going to the doctors i don't want to do a home pregnancy test cn I do one at the doctors? And will it be 100%

You are not pregnant: That is fine. You can get a test where ever you want to get a test. But, you are not pregnant. You did not get any fresh sperm left in your vagina and thus cannot have become pregnant. ...Read more

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What to do if I have to submit a urinalysis for a job. How effective are at home tests?

What to do if I have to submit a urinalysis for a job. How effective are at home tests?

Stop using drugs: Please forgive my frankness. The only way you can be confident of not having drug use detected by a pre-job urinalysis is to be clean. This isn't the place to debate the wisdom, especially with respect to cannabis. If low levels of the latter are detected, as they may be weeks after stopping heavy use, you can claim passive exposure credibly. ...Read more

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How do you consume epsom salts for a laxative? I hate going to the doctor can someone recommend a home cure?

How do you consume epsom salts for a laxative? I hate going to the doctor can someone recommend a home cure?

How about : Something even simpler like eating prunes or drinking prune juice. Hydrate well. Go for at least 8 8 ounce glasses of water per day. Stay physically active. Avoid junk carbs and go for whole grains. Go easy on dairy. Strive for 5 servings of vegetables and 4 servings of fruit per day. ...Read more

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Can you explain how to do pregnancy test at home?

Can you explain how to do pregnancy test at home?

Read instructions: Read the instructions on the test you buy at the drug store. Pee on the stick and look for the color change indicator. ...Read more

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What can I do at home to get a tighter vagina?

What can I do at home to get a tighter vagina?

Kegels: If done properly, the so-called kegel exercises can help strengthen some of the muscles in the area. Seeing an experienced gynecologist is worth the effort to learn how and how often to do them. ...Read more

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What to do at home if a knee injury and how to heal?

What to do at home if a knee injury and how to heal?

Injury: Knee injuries can be complex and very debilitating. Treatment depends on what has been injured (collateral ligaments, patellar tendon, acl/mcl) and what is necessary for repair and recovery. A visit to an orthopedic surgeon is best way to determine the extent of the injury and if further treatment is required. Usually, therapy is required after orthopedic repair. ...Read more

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How do I tell my boss that I want to be a stay at home mom?

How do I tell my boss that I want to be a stay at home mom?

Be straightforward: Just tell your boss that you want to stay home. In most of this country it's normal and accepted to stay home with your kids while they're small. I don't think anyone will give you a hard time, at least not to your face. When i interviewed for med school i remember one professor saying that if a woman wanted to stay home and raise her kids, she was doing something more worthwhile than medicine. ...Read more

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Is there anything I can do at home to help myself stay healthy?

Is there anything I can do at home to help myself stay healthy?

Yes!: There are the things you can't control and the things you can control. Making wise choices about what you put in your body, how you exercise your body, and the attitude you bring to your life can make all the difference in the world. Loving relationships, healthy habits, and a sense of purpose all contribute to a healthy life. ...Read more

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?What can i do at home to treat a hamsring tear

?What can i do at home to treat a hamsring tear

RICE: Rest, Ice, Compression & Elevation is usual/initial advice for most injuries. Failing that, go see your Family Doc or Sports Med doc to confirm diagnosis. May need crutches to keep from aggravating muscle in order to allow it to heal. ...Read more

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What is a method at home i can do for warts?

What is a method at home i can do for warts?

Wart Treatments: Several wart treatments exist that are available without a prescription. 1. Salicylic acid. This is most effective against plantar warts (warts on the soles of the feet). One should use the strongest (highest %) of salicylic acid possible. 2. Cryosurgery. There are now home treatment freezing units and should be used with extreme care. 3. Duct tape. No better than placebo, but works for 20% ...Read more

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What is a method at home i can do for acne?

They don't work: This is the 21st century and you owe it to yourself to use remedies that actually work. Your physician can manage acne using compounds that are gifts from mother nature -- benzoyl peroxide, the retinoic acid derivatives, isotretinoin, and the wonderful antibiotics made by natural micro-organisms. Acne is a chronic, serious disease and requires real rx. ...Read more