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Is it true that some herbs help with blocked tubes?

Is it true that some herbs help with blocked tubes?

No: No, the problem is anatomic not physiologic. You can think of blocked tubes like a plugged drain in a sink. Sometimes plumbers can open them, sometimes pipes need replaced. ...Read more

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Is it true that marijuana can help with glaucoma?

Is it true that marijuana can help with glaucoma?

Not really: We have much better drugs than marijuana to treat glaucoma. It seems to me that the proponents of "medical" marijuana just want an excuse to obtain the recreational drug legally. Perhaps it should be legal, but not to treat glaucoma. ...Read more

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Is it actually true that draining your nose with water will help congestion?

Is it actually true that draining your nose with water will help congestion?

Define congestion: If you are talking about excessive drainage, allergy, or cold then rinsing can help. Saline is more physiologic than water. If congestion means blockage then it may not help especially if there are polyps or, other structural impediments to airflow. ...Read more

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Is there a medicine that can be taken to untie tubes naturally?

Is there a medicine that can be taken to untie tubes naturally?

Can ask Gyn for help: Getting "tubes tied" (tubal ligation) is PERMANENT, and done for women who will never want to get pregnant again in the future (meaning a permanent decision of no more pregnancies, forever). Tubes are not meant to be untied. One cannot "naturally" tie tubes, nor "naturally" untie tubes, because tying tubes is not natural, but rather a surgical procedure that interferes with natural reproduction. ...Read more

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I heard pure coconut oil can help people with dementia. Is there truth to that?

I heard pure coconut oil can help people with dementia. Is there truth to that?

Not yet...: There is no scientific study to confirm or refute that coconut oil can help in the fight against dementia. As scientists and physicians, we must then assume that it is not effective, however i would love to be proven wrong. Having said that, if you have been using coconut oil and feel it is helping you, then that's great. Make sure your doctor knows, so (s)he can keep an eye on cholesterol levels. ...Read more

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Is it true that aspirin does not help women to prevent a heart attack? Just read that in several sites online and im worried

Is it true that aspirin does not help women to prevent a heart attack? Just read that in several sites online and im worried

Yes and no: Recent large studies following women who took low dose 81 mg Aspirin over several years found that it was ineffective in preventing heart attacks but did reduce strokes in woman over 65. At the time of a heart attack or suspected heart attack it is strongly recommended that both men and women swallow two full crushed aspirins which can help dissolve blood clots in the coronary arteries. ...Read more

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Is it true that garlic can help with weight loss?

Is it true that  garlic can help with weight loss?

Yes: Anything as beneficial as garlic will help with weight loss in one way or another. Garlic improves metabolism and lowers inflammation which in itself is helpful with weight loss. There is some evidence that it directly influences the number of fat cell formation and size. It also provides nutrients for healthier hormonal balance so it really is good. Only remember high heat destroys it! ...Read more

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Can acupunture, massage and herbal blend help cure hydrosalpinx and blocked tubes? Or surgery is the only way?

Can acupunture, massage and herbal blend help cure hydrosalpinx and blocked tubes? Or surgery is the only way?

Doubt: Very unlikely that all methods you describe will help you. Having surgery is your decision, but probably your best option. Get 2 nd opinion to review all your options. ...Read more

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Is there a way to help rebuild the gum line alternatively to gum grafts. I heard that oil pulling can do this.. is it true? are there other methods?

Is there a way to help rebuild the gum line alternatively to gum grafts. I heard that oil pulling can do this.. is it true? are there other methods?

See a periodontist: The oil pulling does not reverse the effects of gum disease and it's important that patients are made fully aware of that. See a periodontist for evaluation and gum grafting treatment. ...Read more

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Is it true that cinnamon can help with diabetes?

Is it true that cinnamon can help with diabetes?

Yes: Result of a study demonstrated that intake of 1, 3, or 6 g of cinnamon per day reduces serum glucose, triglyceride, LDL cholesterol, and total cholesterol in people with type 2 diabetes and suggest that the inclusion of cinnamon in the diet of people with type 2 diabetes will reduce risk factors associated with diabetes and cardiovascular diseases. Study published 2003 american diabetic associatn. ...Read more

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Is it true that 30-somethings with acromegaly WON'T grow any taller @ this age? Is that true even for those with just mild symptoms of the disease?

Is it true that 30-somethings with acromegaly WON'T grow any taller @ this age? Is that true even for those with just mild symptoms of the disease?

It Depends: If you got acromegaly as an adult after growth stopped this is true. However, if not treated there can be serious side effects (hearing loss, chronic headaches, arthritis, type 2 DM & others). If it was acquired as a child & not treated this is correctly termed Pituitary Gigantism & can have same symptoms. In this case the growth plates may remain open & cont growth theoretic poss, but very rare! ...Read more

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I've seen doctors saying that there are some herbs that clears DHT from the scalp, but never named the herbs? Can i know the herbs that inhibit dht?

I've seen doctors saying that there are some herbs that clears DHT from the scalp, but never named the herbs? Can i know the herbs that inhibit dht?

See: Www. Naturalnews.Com for a discussion of som hens that are supposed to prevent hair loss as is apple cider vinegar. Frankly i don't believe it because at your age it is genetic. It also has nothing to do with masturbation . Nothing you have done cause you hair thinning or could have prevented it. There are some drugs like Propecia (finasteride) that can help. ...Read more

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If your body naturally blocks a Fallopian tube and a hsg proves nothing is getting through, can it naturally unblock itself?

If your body naturally blocks a Fallopian tube and a hsg proves nothing is getting through, can it naturally unblock itself?

Rarely. : The HSG procedure can in some cases open one or both Fallopian tubes. This is a temporary effect. Also a small catheter and guidewire can be used to clear out the Fallopian tubes. This can be arranged through an Interventional Radiologist or a Fertility Gyn. The test will be scheduled according to your cycle and you will get antibiotics. Check out sirweb.org for procedure info and Dr finder. ...Read more

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What can be used to help thyroid disease? I've tried all sorts of fish and it doesn't help. it is hypo not hyper.

What can be used to help thyroid disease? I've tried all sorts of fish and it doesn't help. it is hypo not hyper.

Thyroid testing: The TSH is the most commonly ordered thyroid blood test, but additional tests are required to determine if the thyroid is functioning optimally. The two thyroid hormones are T4 and T3 (liothyronine). Reverse T3 (liothyronine) is also a hormone, but block action of T3 (liothyronine). See your doctor or endocrinologist for a complete evaluation and exam if concerned about thyroid function. ...Read more

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With this ebola issue, is it true that the medications do not really help african or black people?

With this ebola issue, is it true that the medications do not really help african or black people?

Misinformation: With widespread media coverage and today's methods of instant global communication, there is a greater likelihood for misinformation about the current Ebola outbreak. Check the CDC website for accurate updates: http://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/ ...Read more

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What is the remedy for a blocked fallopian tube. Are there no purgative or fertility cleans that could flush or dissolve the blockage?

What is the remedy for a blocked fallopian tube. Are there no purgative or fertility cleans that could flush or dissolve the blockage?

Depends: Where it is blocked, and why it is blocked. Some blockages can be opened by running a tiny wire through the blockage, some might require cutting out the blocked portion and anastomosing the ends...Still others might be opened at the far ends with surgery. Ivf is also a good solution for pregnancy in most of these cases too. ...Read more

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Anything to help cure folliculitis that is not antibiotics? have heard antibiotics are only temporary and it can make the condition worse in long run?

Anything to help cure folliculitis that is not antibiotics? have heard antibiotics are only temporary and it can make the condition worse in long run?

Cure folliculitis that is not antibiotics: These types of treatment option include antibacterial washes such as benzoyl peroxide. Some of the key brand names in this category include Clearisil, Proactiv, etc. Some other type of antibacterial washes that are available include chlorhexidine. The major selling brand in this category is Hibiclens. Most of the times, it has been found out that when a combination therapy of antibacterial washes is used along with the topical products, better results are achieved. Making use of the moisturizer lotions such as Cetaphil or Lubriderm can ensure the management of excessive skin dryness. In specific circumstances, some of the practitioners may also recommend medium-potency steroidal creams with an emollient base. These are particularly preferred in case of inflammatory folliculitis. All medications should be taken with the proper advice and under guidance of the medical practitioner. ...Read more