Top
20
Doctor insights on: Relieving The Symptoms Of Prostatitis

Share
Dr. James Kuan
557 doctors shared insights

Prostatitis (Definition)

The swelling and inflammation of the prostate gland, located beneath the bladder in men. Prostatitis usually results in painful and difficult urination, and there may be flu-like symptoms present. There are many causes of prostatitis, one of ...Read more


2

2
What are the symptoms of common cold and is there an effective way to relieve them?

What are the symptoms of common cold and is there an effective way to relieve them?

COLDS: Colds are viral or allergic in origin.Sometimes it becomes purulent due to bacterial infection. In children, there's no treatment it is self limited. In adults, we give decongestant and antibiotic if necessary for the associated infection. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
4

4
What are the symptoms of sterility and is there any way to counter this condition?

What are the symptoms of sterility and is there any way to counter this condition?

Non-specific: In males none at all; in females the most common are irregular or absent periods. This doesn't always mean 'sterility' but can suggest below-normal fertility. No 'symptoms' are terribly specific, testing is the place to start. ...Read more

6

6
Can you tell me is there any way to reduce the intensity of symptoms while treating a yeast infection?

Can you tell me is there any way to reduce the intensity of symptoms while treating a yeast infection?

Yeast infection: That depends upon where the infection is located and treatment you are using. If this is primarily on the skin a combination of an antifungal and steroid may help. ...Read more

7

7
Is there a way to tell it is pinworms besides the itching symptom?

Is there a way to tell it is pinworms besides the itching symptom?

Yes: The eggs are often seen on a "tape test" done by placing see through tape on the anal cleft and then examining it under the microscope.Some parents find the worms that are like thin threads less than an inch long if they examine their kids (anus) after they have been asleep a while. ...Read more

8

8
Is there a way to effectively treat symptoms of pimples?

Is there a way to effectively treat symptoms of pimples?

Infection,pigmentati: For symptoms due to infection, sometimes antibiotics may be needed in addition to topical creams. For hype pigmented areas, creams containing hydroquinone may be helpful. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
9

9
Is there any way to lessen the symptoms of asperger's?

Read Temple Grandin: Excellent books are available. Read thinking in pictures and the way i see it. Also read the curious incident of the dog in the night time. More intense would be oliver sacks an anthropologist on mars. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
10

10
Is there any way to relieve the gum pain quick?

Is there any way to relieve the gum pain quick?

Gum pain: It is best to see your dentist and find out what is causing this pain. To answer your question, yes there are quick solutions, but the dentist needs to diagnose what is the problem. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
11

11
What is the best way of treating pain due to gallstones?

What is the best way of treating pain due to gallstones?

Cholecystectomy: The most definitive way to treat the pain of gallbladder disease is to have one's gallbladder removed. This is a very safe, straightforward operation with few side effects. During an actual gallbladder attack, taking a narcotic pain medication may actually "break" an attack; we see this quite often in people who are seen in the er. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
12

12
Is there any way to treat the common cold?

Is there any way to treat the common cold?

Symptom relief: Nothing has been clearly shown to shorten the duration of colds. Treatment is directed at symptoms: lozenges for sore throat, decongestants for nasal and sinus congestion, and cough medications for cough. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
13

13
Are the symptoms of kleptomania and is there any way to prevent them?

Are the symptoms of kleptomania and is there any way to prevent them?

Stealing: This is a form of compulsive maladaptive behavior to feelings of loss deprivation and conflict. Cognitive behavioral treatment is best. ...Read more

15

15
What is the most effective way to douse the symptoms of ocd?

TX: Cognitive behavioral disorder can be very effective in the treatment of obsessive compulsive disorder. Psychotropic medications may also be indicated. ...Read more

16

16
Is there any way to tell the difference between a bladder and kidney infection without going to the doctor?

Is there any way to tell the difference between a bladder and kidney infection without going to the doctor?

Yes: A kidney infection is a much more serious problem and it is associated with chills and fever as well as flank pain versus a bladder infection which can be devoid of any symptoms or associated with burning on urination, excessive urination and feeling of urgency to go. Kidney infections need to be investigated with appropriate testing and urine cultures. ...Read more

17

17
Is there any way to improve the joint pain of fibromyalgia without medication during pregnancy?

Is there any way to improve the joint pain of fibromyalgia without medication during pregnancy?

Hydrotherapy: Often the pain of fibromyalgia syndrome [fms] can be partially relieved by a hot bath or shower followed by sleeping for at least one hour. This is often the most effective treatment for the headache of fms. Be aware that a hot bath or shower can contribute to symptoms of lightheadedness so it is best to have the assistance of a family member or attendant during transfer from bath to bed. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
18

18
What is the quickest way to beat a cold and provide relief? I'm open to any treatment.

What is the quickest way to beat a cold and provide relief? I'm open to any treatment.

Cold remedies: Cold tips: for 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. Add honey & a small amt. Of lemon juice to chamomile tea. ...Read more

19

19
Is there any way to feel an ovarian cyst from the outside? Also, what's the best medication to help with the pain from an ovarian cyst?

Is there any way to feel an ovarian cyst from the outside? Also, what's the best medication to help with the pain from an ovarian cyst?

Sometimes: If the patient is thin an enlarged ovary can be palpated. Also if the cyst is large enough it can be palpated. Most pelvic pain caused by the female organs are caused by the uterus as it is a muscle and can spasm. the ovaries have no muscle. You need a thorough exam to determine the actual source of your pain. ...Read more

20

20
Is there any way to predict or prevent the symptoms of necrotizing enterocolitis?

Is there any way to predict or prevent the symptoms of necrotizing enterocolitis?

No!: There is unfortunately no way to predict who or when a baby gets necrotizing colitis. The more premature a baby is the higher the likelihood of nec. But there a long list of other reasons that can predispose a child to have nec. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer