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Can h.py lori be treated more than once. So sick an anti biotics helped before. Twice. Even though blood fine. Need help drs. Not helping me?
H pylori: Once u complete treatment for H pylori there is a test that will test for success of eradication. And if symptoms are persistent u may need to be seen by a gastroenterologist and get an upper GI scope. ...Read more
That is just fine: For penis length. I would encourage you not to focus too much on the size of a man's penis. ...Read more
See your doctor: Colds can be a virus (rhinovirus often), allergies, vasomotor rhinitis, nasal polyps, and other conditions. Your doctor will want to know what your symptoms are and what time of the year they are worse. School teachers around little kids get lots of colds, until they build up their immunity after several years. Allergies to pets are frequently thought of as colds. ...Read more
If I accidentally overdose on a medication, how long should I wait before seeking medical attention?
Overdose: Asap. Better safe than sorry.Get a more detailed answer ›
How long will ice be effective on an injury. Will it still have the same effect that it would if you ice it right after the injury?
Ice is effective: Ice is effective after initial injury for up to 3-4 days depending on injury. ...Read more
Are these your own facts or is this from the Wikipedia entry as the Wikipedia entry is the same and is looking for a source reference?
We can't cross-: Reference your previous entry. So I don't now what your original question is or what the response was. The medical provider responding might have used Wikipedia as a resource. I tend not to use that as a reference because some of the information needs confirmation. ...Read more
I have had viginel problems it ichs and smeels not strong im going to the dr are they going to look down there touch down thee plz help?
Just before 3 years back I used to look healthy (overall appearance) but with the same diet now I'm looking sick and lean what can be the cause?
Go to the Doctor: I am sorry to inform you that without personal and specific information there can be no valid answer to this very broad and non-specific question. ...Read more
What system controls ur body temp. Keeps it leveled? Mine seems outta whack I am hot then cold n so on...All day long, n same temp inside unstabled!
Totally unsystematic: U won't be taken seriously until u have actual data. Get a thermometer, make sure ur taking ur temp correctly, n take ur temp in the morning, after dinner, n at bedtime, n RECORD ALL TEMPS. If ur body temp is higher than 99.5 (forget the "98.6" nonsense) more than half the time, please repost with the outta whack data to prove ur temp is unstabled. ...Read more
Does fate and destiny exist, like if I'm looking at the moon thinking of someone what are the chances they are looking at it too thinking the same?
I want to believe: This is the type of question that show how limited our knowledge is, and how beautiful is to dream, and enjoy life even without knowing all the answers. Therefore, faith (who knows, maybe fate and destiny too) does exist. Cheers to you! ...Read more
Where should I look for affordable health insurance for me and my wife? She has several health problems. Seems everyone is too expensive or a scam!
A friend I haven't seen in 2 years said I look bigger. I haven't gained weight. Maybe meant height but I'm approaching 40. Could that have happened?
Age: You did not grow as that stopped years ago. I bet if you compared pictures of yourself from 20 years to now you would see that your body has changed and you look bigger, Not to worry ...Read more
I bent over to pick up something when I bent back up seen a lot of floating silver looking sparkles lots of them lasted maybe 30 sec seems fine now?
Sparkles: Sounds like you had decreased blood flow to the occipital lobe of the brain, the part of the brain responsible for vision. There could be many causes; dehydration, medications, quick movement from bending to standing, vascular malformation. If this continues to persist, see your primary care physician. If it is a one time thing, most likely not a problem. ...Read more
I'm looking for skincare products that work. I seen Youthshield Naturals but can't find any reviews. Do you know anything about it and is it good. Ty?
Cosmetics contain: A lot of toxins. As you do your research for good quality products, please keep that in mind and check the ingredients, especially w/lipstick. Peace and good health. ...Read more
I been with my husband for 7 years now. Always when doing sex he cames fast like 3 to 5 minutes sex. Is it normal? Why happen? How. Cn I do sex longer?
What is the probability someone in a large medical group is looking at your EMR when they shouldn't be? Hundreds have access to the same system. Scary
Probably very low: Your concern is understandable. However, most medical practices and groups take personal health privacy very seriously and train their employees about it. Under federal law (HIPAA, which you can google for details), the penalties for non-compliance are very severe, usually $5, 000 fine. Complaints or claims about breeches of confidentiality are rare. ...Read more
My original medication is no longer available. I've had this since I was 13 on and off. I used to be given a pill by my dermotogist and within 7 days?
Return to derm: Since you were treated for so long contact the prescribing doctor and ask what to substitute medication. With. This is where you start ...Read more
Normal Appearance: Normal seminal fluid appears whitish to pearly opalescent. The amount that is produced with ejaculation may vary from day to day, though its consistency is typically thicker than mucus from a runny nose. If you've noticed a change in the color, quality or amount of semen you are producing, it's wise to make an appointment to see your doctor. ...Read more
Maybe but not likely:
You have to understand that the usual way to date is weeks from the menstrual period, which is presumed (but not always)2 weeks from conception. But, if a good ultrasound is done and the first third of pregnancy, it should be accurate to within 5 days, not 2 weeks off! If within 5 days, they way still go by the menstrual period or probable date of conception... Talk to your ob!
hope this helps. ...Read more
Yes :-): That's a great, and interesting question. Having performed hundred of ultrasounds at this gestational age, I have to say, they pretty much all look alike. Unfortunately the magnification abilities of most ultrasounds are limited, so even if they looked different I wouldn't necessarily be able to detect. Interesting question though! ...Read more
Severed tendon: If the tendon is in good contact with the opposite side of the severed are, it may heal within 3-4 weeks. However, the tendon, if completely severed should be evaluated and brought together surgically. It would still take 3-4 weeks to unite before early range of motion and PT is started ...Read more
Google it: Why don't you go to www. Google. Com and type in 7 week fetus and then look under images. That will get you a lot farther than any description I can provide. On ultrasound at 7 weeks it looks like a shadowy grey tube with 4 little arm buds, a yolk sac and maybe one can see an amniotic sac as well. ...Read more