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Doctor insights on: How To Get Rid Of Dowagers Hump

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How do you get rid of dowagers hump?

How do you get rid of dowagers hump?

Depends: Dowagers hump is the stooped over posture from a compression fracture of the thoracic spine. It occurs most commonly from osteoporosis. The fracture causes a loss of height more pronounced in the front of the vertebrae leading to the bent over posture. If acute or subacute (i.e. Not chronic) this can be treated and potentially corrected with a procedure called kyphoplasty. ...Read more

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I have bad posture. So I think its a spur or early dowager hump. What can I do to get rid of it?

I have bad posture. So I think its a spur or early dowager hump. What can I do to get rid of it?

See below: Work with a physical therapist or a yoga therapist. They can help you learn what good posture looks like and what exercises you need to do to attain a better posture. Once you get the "feel" of good posture, repeated attention to this will change your old patterns over time. ...Read more

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Is there any exercises to get rid of hump on the back of my neck? I slouch Sometimes my hunch isn't big though

Is there any exercises to get rid of hump on the back of my neck? I slouch Sometimes my hunch isn't big though

Improve your posture: This is not worrisome is there are no associated symptoms such as pain or weakness. If the contour of your neck lessens with improved posture, it is important to maintain good posture as much as possible by keeping your head above your shoulders. Focusing on strengthening the muscles between your shoulder blades and abdominal muscles and limiting prolonged sitting will helps. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of a rib hump?

How can I get rid of a rib hump?

Depends: If the hump is in an amenable location, surgical resection of the piece of rib can make the protruding rib shape disappear. This is purely a cosmetic procedure, though. You can have chronic pain after the procedure if the nerves that run under the ribs are damaged severely. Also, many insurances will not pay for this as it is only cosmetic. If you are still interested, check with your doctors. ...Read more

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What are the exercise that should be done to get rid of hump on spondalitis neck.

What are the exercise that should be done to get rid of hump on spondalitis neck.

???: Spondylitis is a degenerative condition. You are only 25 years old so I question the diagnosis. Not sure what you mean by hump. ...Read more

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What is the hump behind my head below my neck called? Also how to get rid of it?

What is the hump behind my head below my neck called? Also how to get rid of it?

C7 spinous process: Or vertebra prominens (the prominent vertebra). You need it. However, posture can be a component of how far it sticks out. Working on your posture by keeping your upper back, neck and head more erect will minimize it. For adults, physical therapy may be a good start. There are medical conditions that can also create a more fatty hump, but for most people it's just part of their body. ...Read more

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Jogging every other day trying to get rid of a little buffalo hump because of osteoporosis..

Jogging every other day trying to get rid of a little buffalo hump because of osteoporosis..

Exercise is good: The exercise is good for your bones, but it won't get rid of a hump if it's due to osteoporosis, as you're already lost the bone that led to the change in your spine. Hopefully you're taking medication, calcium and d. ...Read more

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Prednisone buffalo hump, how to get rid of this?

Prednisone buffalo hump, how to get rid of this?

Buffalo hump: Stop prednisone and other steroids is only way. I would look at other relatives not on it to see if they have hump which may be kyphosis. ...Read more

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So I broke my nose when I was 6 and now I'm 18 and got this bug ugly hump! Can I get rid of it without surgery at all?

So I broke my nose when I was 6 and now I'm 18 and got this bug ugly hump! Can I get rid of it without surgery at all?

Doubtful: If you've had a nasal fracture, it's not uncommon to have a "hump." surgery would probably be necessary to resolve this. I'd seek the advice of a plastic or ENT surgeon. Sorry there's not an easier answer. Good luck. ...Read more

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I'm 16 ad have kyphosis caused by a compression fracture. Is there any surgery to get rid of it? The hump is causing me a lot of emotional struggle

I'm 16 ad have kyphosis caused by a compression fracture. Is there any surgery to get rid of it? The hump is causing me a lot of emotional struggle

Kyphosis: Obvious question is how did you get this fracture? If this was traumatic and is a stable fracture then typically surgery is not indicated. If there is significant deformity and pain then a small surgical procedure or can possibly help you. It depends how old the fracture is. There are certainly options and you should seek a consultation with an orthopedic spine surgeon. ...Read more

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How to get rid of ed?

How to get rid of ed?

Depends: The treatment for erectile dysfunction depends on the cause. In a young person, it is most likely not diabetes or other chronic diseases, although these should be considerations. The treatment could be anything from counseling/therapy to medications. You need to see your primary care provider. ...Read more

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How to get rid of vb?

How to get rid of vb?

VD?: Hi

my initial reading of your question made me think you might have meant VD for venereal disease.

If so, this question becomes complicated until more information is known. What are your symptoms? Have you been diagnosed with something? Has someone informed you that you may have been exposed to a sexually transmitted disease.

I just need more information to answer your question appropriately. ...Read more

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How to get rid of pain?

How to get rid of pain?

Depends on the cause: Drugs are your last choice. Legal or illegal. First find the cause, and get rid of it or reduce it. Then take the time to heal. ...Read more

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How to get rid of a cold?

How to get rid of a cold?

Time: All the medications that have been put forward to target cold viruses (not influenza) have not surprisingly proved lame and worse than the disease. Best rx's is Pseudoephedrine used judiciously and briefly, something like iboprofen for pain, and plenty of water to keep the pain meds from slowing down kidney function and keeping the chest secretions moist and flowing. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of it?

What is the"it"?: We need a description of your medical question to better help you. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of ED?

Test and treat.: Your first step would be to elucidate cause - generally speaking it’s physical/medical 50% of the time and mental/emotional 50% of the time. Once work-up for physical/medical causes is complete, then entertainment of cause and treatment can begin. Consult with Urologist to begin the process. ...Read more

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How to get rid of anixity?

How to get rid of anixity?

Psychotherapy, ssri: Ssri and psychotherapy are the long term treatment for anxiety. Rebound anxiety or withdrawals (experienced as severe anxiety) are common with benzodiazepines like xanax, (alprazolam) which you mention. Good luck. ...Read more

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How to get rid of dandriff?

How to get rid of dandriff?

Controlling dandruff: Dandruff (seborrhea) is common. Shampoos with zinc, salicylic acid, selenium, or coal tar are sold in many stores. Nizoral shampoo (contains anti-fungal) is also available. Doctors may also recommend cortisone or kenalog (triamcinolone) sprays. Prevent dryness (don't wash hair too often). A primary doctor or dermatologist can look for psoriasis, eczema, or fungal infections if unusual or worrisome scalp symptoms. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of a corn?

How do I get rid of a corn?

Depend on cause: Trimming or having corn non-invasively removed will temporarily work. However, if what caused this to form is not corrected, then corn will return. May need different shoes, padding and even surgery to correct any deformities. Consult with podiatrist. ...Read more

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How can you get rid of b.V?

How can you get rid of b.V?

Test and Treatment: After the testing and the reason for the infection is determined the proper kind of medication is prescribed or recommended. ...Read more

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How to get rid of freckles?

How to get rid of freckles?

I wouln't try it: If you use a freckle remover, even from a dermatologist, you risk disfiguring yourself. Freckles are endearing, they're distinctively you, and a majority of your friends probably like them. Ask them. If you want them less prominent, avoid excess sunlight -- wise in any case. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of a cold?

How do I get rid of a cold?

Will take its course: Common cold is caused by a virus and there is no antibiotic used to treat it. It is self limiting and usually one gets better within 5 to7 days. But you can take some symptomatic meds like decogestants with or without cough medicine if you need relief for cough and Tylenol or Ibuprofen for aches or fever. And drink plenty fluids and refrain from smoking ...Read more

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How to get rid of back fat?

How to get rid of back fat?

Answer: Depends what you mean by back fat. You are young. If you gave like a hump on your neck. This comes from your poor posture. So you need a good history and then evaluation from your doctor ...Read more

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How do I get rid of these?

How do I get rid of these?

Ask again: Not enough information. Please ask your question again. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of anxeity?

How do I get rid of anxeity?

Start with a medical: Eval. It may uncover underlying medical problems that need to be addressed. Seeing a therapist cognitive behavioral therapy can be quite effective. Psych meds may be indicated. Aim for daily exercise, 8 hours of sleep per night & good nutrition w 5 servings of veggies & 4 of fruit per day. Try tai chi, yoga, qi gong, progressive muscle relaxation, deep breathing exercises & meditation. Take care. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of scbies?

How can I get rid of scbies?

Scabies: First in many instances the product that is available over the counter is no longer strong enough to rid yourself of these bugs. There is a prescription strength of Permethrin cream at 5% concentration and there is a pill that many physicians are now prescribing to rid you of these bugs. Your family physician should be able to help you get treated. ...Read more

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How will I get rid my migran

How will I get rid my migran

Medications.: Trial of medications. There are many medications effective for this if routine over the counter meds don't work. Should try the simple stuff such as aspirin, Acetaminophen and nsaids such as Naproxen or ibuprofen. ...Read more