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I have a Wi-Fi router in my baby's room. Is this a health concern/risk for the baby? If so is it still a risk even if the router is in another room?
Not a risk: The router is not a risk; however, it is an electrical device and should be kept away from the infant's reach ...Read more
Took melatonin woke up with a teriffic headache. Lowered BP to I think to 102/60 when wi ke up. Should I not take again.
Melatonin SE: Headache is certainly one of the side effects that can occur w melatonin. Other possible se’s from melatonin include: feeling tired the next day, sleep walking, nightmares, vivid dreams, dizziness, confusion, GI upset, v libido, v sperm count, gynecomastia in men & mood changes. You may experience headache again if you take melatonin. ...Read more
Raised pink bumps, some crusty in center on my sides. Was on vacay in WI dells, didn't appear until we got home. Not where swimsuit touched.
Raised bumps: It maybe a bug bite or a reaction to sun tan lotion. Either way if the bumps itch use some topical or oral Benadryl (diphenhydramine). You can use some topical over the counter cortisone 1% and use it for 4 to 7 days. If it does not resolve see your primary care doctor or your local dermatologist. Good luck and feel better! ...Read more
I have been bleeding for 60 plus days now. I went to the local health department at 30 days because, I'm 38, and thought I was early pre menapausal wi?
See your DR: With the history your have given, I would suggest a GYN apt for an exam ...Read more
Scybalous stool: Hard pellet-like (scybalous) stool, associated with passage of mucus, suggests several possibilities: constipation-variant irritable bowel syndrome (c-ibs), rectal dyssynergia due to altered rectal tone/sensation, partial obstruction likely due to adhesions. Work-up may include: colonoscopy to evaluate the bowel, sitz marker testing to distinguish normal- versus slow-transit constipation, ct scan. ...Read more
Jury still out: Experts conclude that there is no clear scientific evidence of harm to health from exposure to mobile phone signals. However, widespread adoption of new technology involving exposure from radio waves to people's heads at levels that are significant may warrant avoidance-especially in children. ...Read more
Wifi: I have never heard of any dangers associated with a wifi router. ...Read more
I've been using wi-fi internet in my home (all day long) for several years. Should I be concerned about the radiation?
I smoke marijuna but I only hit it 4 times in the morning and night I didn't smoke Tuesday but got a blood drug test done Wednesday eveningevening...wi?
Will be positive: If you're a regular user, and it sounds like you are, THC will show up in a blood test for up to 3 days. Urine tests may be positive for the marijuanas metabolite THC-COOH for up to 30 days. Consider submitting another question to us: "What are the health effects of long term, regular marijuana use on my health? '" That's something else you need to know. ...Read more
Height growth, increase height through yoga - http://bodyheightcom. Blogspot. In known as a height growth, increase height through yoga is possible wi?
Not possible but...: The yoga exercises advised on that website will improve your posture & help you stand straighter to maximize the height you have, but it is impossible for you to grow even 1 more mm. This is because height is determined by length of our bones and they grow from a part called the growth plate. Once the growth plates fuse (age 17-22 in men) it is impossible for the bones to lengthen at all. ...Read more
I had a fall about 2 weeks ago. I landed against a tv table and hit my right side kind of about 6 inches above the waist. There was a lot of pain wi?
Are you OK?: That must have hurt. If you're not feeling well at this point, you may need some testing. X-Ray of the ribs. CT of the spleen. ...Read more
My vagina stay hot, I have to lay down in front of the fan to cool her down. Not even a cool shower will keep her cool for long. Is anything wrong wi?
Need more info:
It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without examining you and your symptoms warrant evaluation by a physician. You may consult the site given below, however, that may not address your issue completely.
http://www. Webmd. Com/women/vaginal-itching-burning-irritation ...Read more
I have suffered from migraines since I was a child. I have headaches several times a week and migraines several times a month. I have had a migraine for 4 days now and its not responding to any otc medications. My typical migraines are non stop intense wi
Evaluation needed: See your primary care or a neurologist. There are effective medicines available by prescription for migraines. Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read more
My son is 17 months and either right before he gets sick or right as the illness goes away he develops these bumps on his head. They ooze and become crusty. They become fairly large. A lot of the time they pop up right next to each other. Usually there wi
Crusty Bumps...: In a toddler with crusty oozy bumps we always think of impetigo, a skin infection from staph or strep bacteria. Does he get fever? Are these recurring? Anyone with resistant staph in the family? Any recent antibiotic use? Photos, more detailed history in a prime visit might steer you in the right direction. ...Read more
I want to change the time of my birth control, I normally take it at 5:30 pm everyday and i'd like to change it to 11 pm. If I change the time wi?
Should be no problem:
Not many people take their medicines at the same time each day. So variations of few hours will not matter, especially birth control pills. So, if it is more comvenient for you to take at 11 instead of other time, you can make that change tonight!
if u have additonal concern, post it here or consult doc. Good luck. ...Read more
The price on my amitriptyline went from $12 to $124.00 can you please tell me another med that is the closest to amitriptyline that I can get that wi?
Sex wi sum1 once 25apr then wi boyf lots from 31st may. Early pregnant scan 17sep was 7wk1day. Had bleed 19-22jun an 29jun-3july. Bled jul 21-28.Who dad?
Conception?: To calculate conception you need the due date or this data you provided but with the normal length of your cycles. Conception calculators are all over the web and easy to use and play with. ...Read more
Hi Doctor My baby is 1 month old. She cries continuously for hours 2 days a week. I consulted a pedac. Bt he says she is all fine. N there's no trouble wi?
Will recovery time be longer if I have septoplasty and rhinoplasty together? I don't absolutely need the rhinoplasty, but as long as I need the septoplasty I wanted to get it done. But I can't justify taking too much extra time off work if the recovery wi
Rhinoplasty: Having a rhinoplasty is a big decision. Your nose is on your face and the changes will be seen by you daily. It takes at least a year to recover from rhinoplasty. Discuss these issues with your surgeon and be sure your surgeon is a board certified facial plastic surgeon with expertise in these procedures. ...Read more
I'm 16, and for the past 2.5 weeks every muscle in my body has either temporarily stopped working properly, or is extremely painful when attempting to use. I can no longer get out of bed without assistance. I'm im highschool, so not being able to walk wi
Go and see a doctor: What you are describing is a serious neurologic disease you need to have your parent take you to see your doctor who might referred you to a neurologist good luck ...Read more
If my thyroglobulin test cows back undetected is it a good chance y lymph node biopsy wi be benign?
Lymph node: Hard to tell till the result is available. Hope all goes well! ...Read more
Hi. I usually have really light periods. This one is really heavy and clotty. I feel weak and ill wi it. Plz help. Thank u x?
Does an abnormal paraneoplastic panel mean I have cancer or wi get it? Why else would they order the test. I have pots and I don't sweat
Pricey test: This is an assay for a host of autoantibodies that cause various problems, usually with the nervous system. They are usually produced as a result of cancer somewhere in the body and it's surprising but not outrageous to have them ordered in the absence of a tumor diagnosis if you're symptomatic. I trust neuropathies (diabetes amyloid), CNS disease have been considered. ...Read more
Can I switch my 13 month old girl from milk formula to almond milk? We are not eager to give her regular milk and are wondering if it is safe to go wi
I started bleeding on july 8th and I don't get my period until the 16th of every month ; I've been bleeding lightly since saturday sometimes I will wi?
Exam please: A more complete history and exam are needed. Do you have any pain? Are you on any meds? I strongly encourage you to have an exam by a gynecologist as soon as possible. Since it may take awhile to get this appointment please visit an urgent care clinic to begin being checked out. It is always best to be cautious with such symptoms. I wish you well with your health! ...Read more
Hi Doc, Did Hiv Antibody WI'll Be Not Detected If Person Is Taking A.R.T Tratment For Many Years..
What can b causing lower right ab lower right back below the waist and inner knee pain wi t h burning?
Sciatica: Pain in the distribution as you suggested describes the pattern of the nerve that travels in the leg called the sciatic nerve. The sciatic nerve is not the cause of the pain source, it is the result of an irritated nerve typically in the lumbar spine (low back) which are caused by herniated disks, spinal stenosis or degenerative disc disease requiring further evaluation by a spine specialist. ...Read more
I keep telling mt doctor about pain in my bones. But she's not doin anything about it. I'm struggling wi everyday life I'm in so much pain?
Vitamin D or calcium: When I see a patient who complains specifically of bone pain my first concern is that we are dealing with something that may pe affecting the entire body. The essential elements of bone metabolism involve calcium and vitamin d. I start with assesing a patient's calcium level. If the level of the calcium is elevated then we need to make sure that there is not a problem with the parathyroid gland. ...Read more
I have a new grandbaby she wi ll b a mos old on oct 7. She has an awful lot of gas and her bowel movemt is green and pasty. Should we b concerned?
Colic: Not about the green and pasty. The gas, if she is not passing it can be uncomfortable. Try rocking, positioning and mylicon gas drops. ...Read more
My contact lense was left in over nite it seems to b stück on d white of my eye what is d best way to get this out? If put in water in wi it loosin it
Artificial tears: ...To soften/lubricate it, then gently remove. If not, go to the eye doctor. ...Read more
I take 200mg of Zoloft daily for depression-i know there are some cold medicines that shouldn't be taken with Zoloft-what cold medicines can I take wi?
Zoloft: Interacts with several medications, it would be helpful if you tell us which medication you are planning to take, however, as for cold medicines, you want to be careful when using antihistamines (included in most cold medicines) as they might cause CNS depression if combined with zoloft. Ask the pharmacist at the drug store or check with your primary doctor, use with caution or use topical meds ...Read more
I'm 16 and I have never actually sprained my ankle but I have twisted it a couple of time and later on when it's cold my ankle hurts so much and it wi?
I've been having depression and increased anxiety. I take 10mg of Lexapro (escitalopram) my mood is better but anxiety worse in certain situations. What wi help?
Discuss with your MD: It takes about 4-6 weks before you get the full effect of lexapro (escitalopram). You have to wait. Then the dose can be increased to 20 mg. Anxiety usually requires a higher dose than depression. Also the anxiety emerges while depression lifts because you have to face the stressors of world as you get better. ...Read more
Something similar happened to me. I am a cheerleader and I have been doing a backwalkover, this caused some soreness but it went away. Today at practice I was doing one and something popped and I can only put a tiny bit of pressure on it. I cannot walk wi
Sometimes my pain gets extremely high and my pain meds don't work. I usually end up in ER and my blood pressure is sky high. Last time 186/119. Once my pain is under control my blood pressure is normal again. I worry about whether my BP being that high wi
Pain: Elevated BP is a reflection of the pain that you are in. Why don't you ask your pain doctor for a longer acting pain medication like the fentanyl patch, Oxycontin or mscontin. You may have better pain control and therefore less hypertension issues. I would also obtain a 24 hour BP monitor and see what your blood pressure is doing over a 24 hour period of time. ...Read more