# Top 30 Doctor insights on: Issa Fakhouri

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## 1 How can iose wight, I am over 95 kilograms?

To lose weight: Eat healthfully. Try to eat at least 5 servings of vegetables & 4 of fruit per day. Increase nutritional fiber. Avoid refined sugar & junk carbohydrates. Avoid alcohol, sweetened juices, soda & caffeinated beverages. Aim for 7.5 to 8 hrs of sleep / night. Hydrate w at least 64 oz of water / day. Calories burned must > calories consumed. Do both cardio & weight training. ...Read more

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## 2 What is37.7 degree centigrade in farenhite?

99.86 degrees F: There are multiple programs out there for a smart phone or computer that will give that answer.

To convert C to F, multiply by 9, divide by 5, then add 32

To convert F to C, subtract 32, then divide by 9 and multiply by 5 ...Read more

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## 3 Is2.1 creatinin high enough to be concerned?

Abnormal value: Creatnine of 2.1 is higher than normal value. This should be looked into by a physician to determine the cause of this high value. ...Read more

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?: Possibly early Immature Senile Cataract.

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## 5 How can iose 40lbs in 3 months or is it impossible?

Weight loss program: I would recommend a physician supervised weight loss program to get the maximum weight loss in the shortest time. Patients can lose up to 3-5 lbs/week. This may not be the best way to lose weight, but it maybe what some people need to get healthy and then work on keeping the weight off. This rapid weight loss can cause other issues and so a physician supervised program would be best. ...Read more

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## 7 How much weight can I iose by not eating for a week?

3500CALS/1 LB: Depends on your present weight and bmr. Say for example if you need 2000 cals to maintain your weight (your bmr+clories burnt by daily activity)if you starve you will be minus 2000x7=14000 cals divide by 3500 equals 4
so you will loose 4 lbs of real body weight
you can calculate similarly for other daily calories requirements for others. ...Read more

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## 8 Can you tell me generic name of medician intas obilet?

Obelit: Different brands depending on the manufacturing drug company, such as Orlistat, Xenical, Alli, Lopocut, etc. ...Read more

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## 9 My weight is69 and height is 5.6 do I need to get still thinner?

BMI: Assuming you mean 69 kg, that would put your BMI under 25, so you are "stable." Your body size and shape may be different and you may feel you need to tone areas to get thinner in the mid-section for example, which is up to you. Best wishes. ...Read more

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## 10 We think 33 yr old son has issacs could u view a Video he did? He's seen 3 neuros USC * Newport beach calif who said he may have it He has 2 Thyrd

Wrong site: This is the public Healthtap site. We have no access to anything you might upload and do not provide diagnostic or treatment services. Our sister site, Health Tap Prime has some of those features. You can read site info and see it it will work for you. ...Read more

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## 11 What is icsi?

It stands for...: Intractyoplasmic sperm injection. It means injecting a single sperm into an egg in a dish under high powered magnification, and is a method for creating embryos during the ivf process. ...Read more

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## 12 What is ICSI?

Inject sperm in eggs: ICSI is "intracytoplasmic sperm injection" and is a technology using in vitro fertilization (IVF). With IVF, a woman's ovaries are stimulated with fertility hormones. Eggs are then retrieved and combined with sperm in the laboratory. With conventional IVF sperm are added to eggs in a petri dish and fertilization is allowed to proceed naturally. With ICSI a single sperm is injected in the egg. ...Read more

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## 13 Who does icsi?

Embryologist: Reproductive endocrinologist stimulates the ovary, follow response then retrieve the eggs. The eggs are handed to an embryologist who inject each egg with a single sperm (icsi). ...Read more

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## 14 What if the RDW is40.0?

Very high: Very high, need to make sure no iron deficiency, talkto your doctor soon to look cor reasons. Iron def can be a serious issue at 79 year old. ...Read more

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## 15 What exactly isa drusen?

Drusen: Drusen is defined as the accumulation of yellowish material in the eye often associated with macular degeneration -- this is best evaluated by an eye doctor (ophthalmologist). ...Read more

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## 16 10 days late! Any ideas?

Late menses: If your menstrual cycles are usually quite regular a missed period this late raises the possibility of pregnancy and a home pregnancy test can be done at this time. However if there is no chance that you could be pregnant, period irregularity doesn't necessarily mean pathology. Observation for another two weeks is not unreasonable. If no menstruation by then, consult a gynecologist for evaluation. ...Read more

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## 17 Is biking at 60 a good idea?

Add weight-bearing: Everyone falls from a bike on occasion. So doing weight-bearing exercises to strengthen muscles and bones is important, getting into shape by using an exercycle is a good idea before getting on a bike again after months (or years). Riding with a helmet and reflective vest or shoes and tape is smart even if you were raised rising hands and helmet-free in the 50s and 60s! focus on safety :). ...Read more

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## 18 What is. A easy way to lose weight?

Not easy: There is no quick fix for weight loss. You need to modify your lifestyle overall. Eat less calories than you burn and increase your activity level to 30-40 minutes/day. ...Read more

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## 19 Is it a bad idea to jog with weights?

Jog w/o weights.: Jogging is taxing enough on the hips, knees, ankles and feet with one's own body weight. Adding weights increases the load and impact upon those joints and could accelerate joint damage. ...Read more

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## 20 Feeling generally unwell, any idea why?

Insufficient info: I'd recommend that you see a doctor for evaluation. He/she will want to know how long you have felt unwell, what symptoms are associated with your condition, and whether you are running fever. I'd recommend you do a symptom diary, take your temperature, and be prepared to discuss your recent activities, diet, and sleeping habits at your appointment. ...Read more

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## 21 Is it a bad idea to to resist a fetish?

Depends what kind: If a fetish becomes intrusive, or consumes excessive time, then it should be dealt with. If it is minor and not harmful without disruption then it may be fine. ...Read more

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## 22 Is it a good idea to discipline my baby?

No: The definition of discipline varies with each person in technique and purpose. To me the term baby means a totaly dependent pre-toddler. While it is realistic to redirect infants, use body language, simple time out & basic communication to infer "no", the idea of punitive dicipline in this age group makes my skin crawl. Mobile todlers require more limit setting & are likely to understand it more. ...Read more

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## 23 I'm fat and I need a diet plans any idea?

See Dr., and then...: Helpful weight loss diets have natural foods that take time to chew but contain few calories. Examples include carrots, celery, and leafy green lettuce (little or no salad dressing). When buying fruits, buy small ones no bigger than a tennis ball, because fruits have sugar. Drinks without calories include water and green tea. A calorie is a calorie, but do avoid sugar and simple starch calories. ...Read more

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Only if needed: Hi Random6,

ICSI is an in-vitro fertilization procedure in which a sperm that would not normally be able to fertilize an egg is directly injected by a lab technician into an egg. This procedure is usually reserved for men with sub-optimal sperm (i.e., low counts, low motility, etc) or for couples that have failed other IVF protocols.

Thousands of healthy babies are born through ICSI every year. ...Read more

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## 25 Is it common to have ideas of reference?

Yes: Ideas of reference, i.e. That people are talking about you or thinking about you, are common in some forms of psychosis and also in severe depression and other mental illnesses. It may be common but usually connotes serious problems. See your doctor soon if you have them. ...Read more

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## 26 Is it a good idea to do antenatal classes?

Yes: I think it is a great idea for first time parents. I think it helps relieve some of the anxiety about delivery when you have learned what to expect. ...Read more

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## 27 Do you have any idea what's wrong with me?

No - I don't.: You haven't provided us with any details. ...Read more

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## 28 Is it a bad idea to swim with contacts in?

Contact: Due to chlorine content, it can irritate the eye, plus if the contacts fell in the water, it would be difficult to locate. ...Read more

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## 29 Is giving baby up for adoption a good idea?

Discuss with close: Family members, trusted friends and counselor before you commit yourself to this idea. May god bless and guide you in your decision. Take care! Http://www. Adoption. Com/. ...Read more

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## 30 Could it be a bad idea to use expired test strips?

Yes and No,: The results may not be accurate. However, if u could compare the old strips with a new one and the results would be identical one could use them! ...Read more