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Is There A Good Natural Therapy For Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia
Bronchopulmonary dysplasia is a form of chronic lung disease that affects newborns (mostly premature) and infants. It results from damage to the lungs caused by mechanical ventilation and long-term use of oxygen for more than 28 days. Most infants recover from BPD, but some may ...Read more
No: Cure requires either surgical excision if possible or radiation and/or chemo if not ...Read more
Good treatment.: There are numerous effective treatments for osteoporosis but a cure is seldom achieved if there is a major decrease in bone density. One drug stimulates new bone formation, teriparatide, and numerous drugs prevent bone loss, estrogen, raloxifene, alendronate, residronate, ibandronate, zoledronica acid, and denosumab. In some postmenopausal women calcium and vitamin d supplements are enough to pr. ...Read more
Acute or chronic?: Acute bronchitis is caused by infection, usually of either bacterial or viral origin. Acute bronchitis is treated with antibiotics if bacterial origin or symptomatic therapy if viral origin. This treatment will resolve acute bronchitis. There is no cure for chronic bronchitis, a form of copd. ...Read more
Yes!: The first thing you need to do is to assess your safety. If you feel you want to hurt yourself or others, go to your nearest emergency room. That said, mild to moderate exercise has been shown to instill a sense of well being. Exposure to limited sunlight (with spf protection) is helpful as well. St johns wort was thought to be partially effective but newer studies have failed to demonstrate it. ...Read more
Treat Spondylosis: If you are talking spondylosis (see part two), you are dealing with a degenerative process, which cannot be reversed. It is treated through medication, exercise, therapy, manipulation, yoga, trigger point injections, and rarely surgery. For most, exercise, therapy, manipulation will control the symptoms, but some treatment will need to continue life long. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Your body does that: The vast majority of bronchitis is caused by viral infections and will resolve on its own with or without treatment. Typical course is 7-10 days, but the cough may linger for several weeks. If no fever, or nasty/colored sputum, and symptoms are improving, no treatment needed--your body takes care of that. Otc cough syrup/mucinex may help soothing cough. If worsen, consult doc. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Time: Separation anxiety is a natural part of normal development. With time your child will learn that you will indeed return after you leave. Make sure you hug your child good bye and let them know you will be returning. Give them a big smile when you return! soon they will learn that you will always be coming back to them! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Help! Was born with hip dysplasia/never treated- what is the best clinic for manual therapy there is for my condition?
Recommend ortho eval: At 27, if you have never had your hip dysplasia treated, I would suggest a good evaluation by orthopedics prior to initiating any manual therapy. It's important that your hip is biomechanically sound to function because it will affect your ability to walk and move. After the orthopedic evaluation, recommendations for physical therapy/manual manipulations can be made. ...Read more
Depends on cause: Depends on the cause. And whether is it external or internal. You have to be evaluated by an ENT doctor to determine the cause. ...Read more
Help please? What is gene therapy and how might it be used as a treatment for cancer or for genetic disorders?
Gene therapy 4future: Gene therapy is still experimental. In the future it may help treating a disorder by inserting a gene into patient’s cells instead of drugs or surgery. Although it is promising option for some diseases (some inherited disorders, some types of cancer, ), there are still risks and it is still in studies to be sure it will be safe and effective. It is not tested for diseases that have no other cures. ...Read more
Steroid therapy: Oral submucous fibrosis is charecterized by stiffening and restricted mobility of the oral mucous membrane. Leading to difficulty in mouth opening and eating. This is a precancerous lesion and be treated with intralesional corticosteroids and regular stretching of the oral soft tissue. ...Read more
I've heard about schroth method exercises for scoliosis how affective is that and is there any such therapy in california?
Not sure: Looks good though... http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ohl3kpwyuwa.Get a more detailed answer ›
Adrenals: Get genetic testing gene snp analysis figure out what is causing Insulin insensitivity. I found initial sugar problems can be offset by adrenal supporting adaptogen like adhs (vasopressin). Then you want to help pancreatic inflammation - usually food allergy causing pancreas to weep Insulin get GI analysis by metametrix lab. This can be healed via glutamine, aloe cleanse and b vitamin. I use chromium supplement. ...Read more
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