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Doctor insights on: Liquoe Is Adequate

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Is walking 2 miles a day adequate?

Is walking 2 miles a day adequate?

For what: Depends upon your goal. Do you want exercise, conditioning or weight loss or a combination of all three. ...Read more

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Is one cup of tea a day acceptable?

Sure: Especially if it is green, red or white tea which have health benefits. There are no significant health benefits with black tea. ...Read more

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What is adequate peri care in elderly?

What is adequate peri care in elderly?

Perineum: Care of the perineal area should focus on maintaining a clean and dry skin with prompt attention to fecal and urine contamination. Usually soap and water should suffice for cleaning. Application of a barrier ontment is sometimes necessary in elders with incontinence. Incontinence pads or diapers are not a good answer. ...Read more

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Hemoglobin is acceptable. Is this right?

Hemoglobin is acceptable. Is this right?

Hemoglobin is: Essential. We all have hemoglobin in our red blood cells and it carries oxygen to the tissues. There is no choice about the matter. It is not clear what you mean by acceptable as you cannot refuse it. ...Read more

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Is 12mg doxasosin acceptable for prostate.

Is 12mg doxasosin acceptable for prostate.

Yes ...: Doxazosin (part of the Alpha Blocker family) works by relaxing the muscles around prostate and neck of bladder making it easier to pass urine. The indication for treatment is Benign Prostatic Hypertrophy (BPH), or prostatism. One common side effect is postural hypotension (low blood pressure) which is more common at higher doses. See ... patient.info/health/alpha-blockers ... for more information. ...Read more

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Would it be acceptable to eat junk food sometimes?

Would it be acceptable to eat junk food sometimes?

How often is: Sometimes? It would not be too bad to have "junk food" once a week or so, as long as you adjust your diet on other days to make up for the excess consumption of fat, calories, salt and lack of fresh vegetables and fruits. ...Read more

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How much time off work for family is 'acceptable'?

Family Leave ACT: Check this out for ideas:
http://www.Dol. Gov/dol/topic/benefits-leave/fmla. Htm. ...Read more

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How can you ensure you're getting adequate nutrients?

How can you ensure you're getting adequate nutrients?

Varied healthy diet.: You can ensure you're getting adequate nutrients through a varied diet. Lean proteins, complex carbohydrates, fiber. Fruits and vegetables — all different types. Fish, nuts, while grains. Water. You can add a multivitamin, but this would only ad to an already varied, healthy meal plan. ...Read more

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Is morning walk exercise for 45 min sufficient for me?

Is morning walk exercise for 45 min sufficient for me?

Most likely yes.: I'd change routes, maybe use 2-3 lb hand weights. But this would be adequate for most people. Just keep it up, even on rainy days! ...Read more

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Would it be acceptable to be vaccinated more than once?

Vaccinations: Yes it is ok to be vaccinated more than once. ...Read more

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Would it be acceptable to eat more vegetables on a diet?

Would it be acceptable to eat more vegetables on a diet?

Yes: Yes- vegetables are a good source of vitamins, minerals, and low in calories. If you get too much gas, it could be from the fiber in the vegetables. ...Read more

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How long after getting gardasil before I have adequate immunity?

How long after getting gardasil before I have adequate immunity?

After the 1st one: However, the best immunity is by getting all three vaccinations, at 0, 2, and 6months. ...Read more

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Would it be acceptable that I have been awake for 35 hours straight?

Would it be acceptable that I have been awake for 35 hours straight?

Insomnia: It is ok to spend 35 hours awake due to special circumstances, once but you should not make a habit of it. Your brain and body need a reasonable amount of sleep to function properly. ...Read more

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Please tell me if it is acceptable for an adult to take teething tablets?

Please tell me if it is acceptable for an adult to take teething tablets?

Too late: There is no purpose for that since you don't have new teeth coming in. ...Read more

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How can I ensure my child receives adequate nutrition if she has a neuroblastoma?

How can I ensure my child receives adequate nutrition if she has a neuroblastoma?

NGT/PEG/or I.V.: If general pts. Cannot eat enough calories by their mouths then a feeding tube may be paced in the stomach through the nose or mouth (temporal). If pt. Is requiring food intake for long periods of time then a gastrostomy tube may be placed through or via endoscopy directly into the small intestine or stomach. If pt. Cannot tolerate food in liquid form through tubes then I.V. Feedings exists (temp. ...Read more

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Are floor exercises for pt acceptable for elderly person who cannot get up easily?

Are floor exercises for pt acceptable for elderly person who cannot get up easily?

Probably not: My general rule of thumb is ' if you can not get down to the floor and get back up on your own safely, then you should not be doing floor exercises... ...Read more

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What are the current acceptable medical guidelines for implantation of an I c d?

What are the current acceptable medical guidelines for implantation of an I c d?

Complex: This is somewhat complex and will not all fit in 400 characters so I am creating initials. 1. Ischemic cardiomyopathy, i.C., with ejection fraction, ef, >30% but <35%, nyha class ii or iii, and >30 days post mi/revascularization. 2. Ic, ef <30%. 3. Ic, ef between 36-40% with inducible ventricular fibrillation or tachycardia, 4. Non-ic with ef <35% and nyha class ii or greater. ...Read more

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What are the 3 time when it would be acceptable to cease the resuscitation of casualty?

Safety/authority/DNR: When dictated by proper authority. When a valid dnr is brought forward. When it is not safe to continue or the rescuer can no longer perform.

Is this a test question? Please do not use my answer for your grade! ...Read more

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What is the acceptable alluminum content in a human body and what are symtims of excessive alliminum?

What is the acceptable alluminum content in a human body and what are symtims of excessive alliminum?

Unreliable: Aluminum is stored mostly in bone, and doesn't circulate much in blood; aluminum levels are notoriously unreliable. If your doctor has a concern for this, he can order a Deferoxamine infusion test, and interpret to see (it is not as simple as a simple high/low value). Aluminum toxicity classically results in an anemia picture due to its effect on blood cell generation. ...Read more

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Hoe safe and effective is chiropractics? Is there sufficient evidence that shows it is truly effective?

Hoe safe and effective is chiropractics? Is there sufficient evidence that shows it is truly effective?

Safe for Spinal: Chiro base their treatments on theory that if the bones in your spine are out of alignment, that can cause many medical problems, especially of the nervous system
most of them believe medicines and surgery should be the treatment of last resort some also use herbal therapy, nutritional therapy, physical rehabilitation and physical therapy.
Effective for back neck pain, no evidence for other conditio. ...Read more

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What illnesses can occur if the body doesn't receive adequate amounts of water over a very prolonged time?

Dehydration: The body can go without water for several days before profound dehydration causes shut down of kidneys with build up of toxic materials, low blood pressure, dizziness, and confusion and eventually death if untreated. ...Read more

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My vit d:27,now I take one pill about 10000 IU per week. Is it sufficient or should I take one more pill?

My vit d:27,now I take one pill about 10000 IU per week.  Is it sufficient or should I take one more pill?

Vitamin D: Your vitamin D level is not too bad. You should be able to keep your vitamin D level OK with just 1000 units a day. Safe, generally less expensive, and very unlikely to cause you concern. ...Read more

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I cannot determine cause of my diziness. Ongoing for three years. Have done multiple tests with no satisfactory diagnosis?

I cannot determine cause of my diziness. Ongoing for three years. Have done multiple tests with no satisfactory diagnosis?

Depends: Food habit, Weight, Blood pressure, Anemia, heart rythm, orthostasis, DM, Inner ear problem, other associated chemicals, medications, aneurism/ av malformation/MS of brain particularly cerebellum are considered. Last but not the least.....mind/ body connection. ...Read more

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I've been supplementing with 28 mg of iron once a day. Is that an adequate amount to raise my ferritun level that is currently at a 9?

I've been supplementing with 28 mg of iron once a day. Is that an adequate amount to raise my ferritun level that is currently at a 9?

Unlikely, a low dose: Yet impossible to answer. Why? Results=a function of absorption food+any supplements minus body (especially bone marrow) usage & rate of loss (especially in red blood cells), thus very individual. Knowing requires more information & rechecking Serum Fe, ferritin & TIBC, etc. Common supplement dosages (e.g. Slow-Fe) is 2 x 160-325 mg/day, higher doses tending to induce constipation & GI problems. ...Read more

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When Drs give test results, why would one refer to test results as satisfactory if normal? Why not good or excellent? (E.g In Echo results)

Test results: Test results are either normal or not not normal. There is no gradation of results as being super-normal. One does not get better than normal. ...Read more

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Is 160 lbs an acceptable weight for a 22-year-old male who is 6 ft 4 in? I can't seem to gain more weight even if I force myself to eat alot.

Is 160 lbs an acceptable weight for a 22-year-old male who is 6 ft 4 in? I can't seem to gain more weight even if I force myself to eat alot.

It's fine: At 6 ft 4 in and 160 lbs, your bmi is 19.5 kg/m2. This is within what is considered normal range for bmi -- 18.5-24.9. Bmi is the ratio of weight in kilograms to height in meters squared and it is a pretty good measure of body fat in most people. Rather than force yourself to eat more than you need you could try resistance training if you want to gain some muscle mass. ...Read more