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Its Hard To Look Down
Local inflammation: Probably just a little plebitis or inflammation of the vein. It is due to the catheter or possibly caused by something you were given thru the iv. Try placing a warm compress to the area for about 20 minutes several times daily. If the symptoms persist or worsen you may need to see your doctor for an antibiotic. ...Read more
Esophagus: The esophagus is the tube that connects the throat to the stomach. When you eat, food passes down the esophagus to get into the stomach. Coordinated smooth muscle contractions in the esophagus wall help propel the food down the esophagus. In the elderly, these muscles may become weak and discoordinated, making it more difficult for the food to get down. There are other reasons, see your MD. ...Read more
Why does the fatty tissue under my skin feel lumpy when pressing down hard? My fat seems lumpier than other people's.
Some people do: Yes, some fat is lumpier than others, but consider lipomas as a possibility ...Read more
I get startled really easily, and after something startles me I have a really hard time calming down. How can I decrease this anxiety?
I'm down to 10mg Valium a day from 30, has taken me a year and a half. Getting harder and harder. Worried I'll never get off, should I be?
I bumped the top of my head the corner of a metal wall fixture a week agoVERY hard. My head still hurts, but the has gone down some. What to do?
Unlikely that: you sustained any intra cranial injury if you had no loss of consciousness or any nausea/vomiting in the week following your injury. Sounds like main injury is outside the skull. If symptoms are improving, you are probably going to be ok. See your doctor if symptoms persist. ...Read more
When will this pain end? Had filings 14 days ago hurts when i eat something hard sensitive to hot & cold as well. Doesn't hurt when i bite down.
Teeth that are sensitive after being filled is usually the result of one of the following: either the filling is too high and the bite needs to be adjusted, the decay was very close to the pulp (nerve), or there is a fracture in the tooth.
Return to your dentist and have her/him check your bite. ...Read more
Recently the right bite has some pressure when I bite on the right side, I can't feel any pain though just pressure when bite down really hard.?
There is this pain I have around my waist. And when I bend down for a few minutes and try to stand up, it's kind of hard and painful. What do I do?
Exam: Get examined now or ASAP- this could be an infection or imflammation- do not ignore these symptoms. ...Read more
Is it normal for the strength of a guys erection to go down from age 18 to age 20? I don't get as hard as i used to. I don't have ED its just weaker.
Brain connection: No it is not normal but the issue is complicated by the connection of the brain/mind. There are many risks out there for young men including internet porn which can effect you normal sex life with your significant other. Many young men are becoming addicted to internet porn which decreases their sexual excitement with normal sex. ...Read more
Is it natural for a erection to go slightly down for a few seconds during a 30 min sex session whilst switching positions then go back to rock hard ?
3 mos baby got scared, cried hard, was calmed down but followed by 12 hrs of breathing spasms even though baby otherwise fine. What could it be? Help.
Breathing spasms: This may be a serous problem and should be reported to your pediatrician asap, and seen asap. ...Read more
Shaving down below constantly for the past months 4 days ago a bump came up actually a hard to pop on my bikiniline so decided to pick it ,get checked?
Bumps: If it looks inflamed or infected then get checked ...Read more
My weight go up and down but when It goes up its hard to lose weight what do I need to do about that and is there any prescribed medicine that could h?
Portion control and : exercise. If you consume fewer calories and burn more calories u will lose weight. For a healthy metabolism eat smaller more frequent meals. If still having issue with weight loss have a blood test to make sure your thyroid function is normal. A 19 year old should not need diet pills. A healthy lifestyle and eating less and exercising more should do the trick. Good luck! ...Read more
Its very hard for me to breathe whether I am standing or laying down. It strated about a month ago.I feel like i only have a little hole tobreathe in?
See doc now: There are many possibilities that could cause the symptoms you are describing, some of them serious. If it is all possible, you need to see your health care professional to get this figured out. I hope you feel better soon. ...Read more
Hi. For the past two weeks i've been getting the most awful dull pulling pain in my lower back. It happens mostly when i've been sitting down and then stand up and i find it extremely hard to straighten up. Any help will be much appreciated x?
See below: Sounds like you might be having muscle muscle spasms and after sitting down your back muscle are more relaxed and then when you stand up, more is required of the muscles and they may be resisting. This might be due to an injury or other issues. I would recommend seeing your doctor for an evaluation to rule out anything serious. ...Read more
Use air dount: To avoid this problem two things. Find the cause of the problem, then address it use air daunt to set on. ...Read more
Go to the ER: Please take the baby to the er to be evaluated. The cut may need to be sutured and the baby should be examined to look for a more serious head injury. ...Read more
Yes: In the short term. But it may make for a better situation in the long term. ...Read more
Probably not herpes: Herpes doesn't cause firm bumps, and never causes any kind of bump that persists more than a day or two without changing quickly into blister/pimples and then open sores. The only STDs that cause firm painless bumps are genital warts and molluscum contagiosum. If you continue in doubt about the cause of this, see a doctor soon for proper diagnosis. Good luck! ...Read more
It's hard for me to bite down while the orthodontists put on the bands(metal rings) on my molars. Any tips?
Band driver: I take this question to refer to the weakness or inability to bite sufficiently to fit/seat the band as your appliances were being fabricated: I use an mechanical hand held"jack-hammer" which is not painful, but helps drive the band into place. Alternatively one could bond a bracket as another option. ...Read more
My daughter has really bad back pains and she has a hard time laying down flat what medicene should she take?
- Talk to a doctor online
- I fell down really hard on my leg and instantly there was a black bruise how do i know if its a bruise or a blood clot
- Hard to breath lying down
- Hard to breathe lying down
- Looking down causes dizziness
- Hurts and tingles looking down
- Pain when looking down
- Heard a pop in throat now its hard to swallow
- Its hard to breathe and i am anxious
- Its hard for me to breath