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Mother S Birthweight Very High
My mother is diabetic and has been getting ongoing high temperatures, what should I do? She only has me
My mother had been having high readings of BP lately. She had been on maintenance drugs for almost 20 years. Why is this happening?
Higher BP: I specialize in this but need to have her register here and happy to do consult. Mostly likely eating more salt than her body can get rid except by increasing BP. ...Read more
What do you suggest if my mother had been having high readings of BP lately. she had been on maintenance drugs for almost 20 years.?
Adjustment: BP rises with age. It sounds like she may need an adjustment of her meds. ...Read more
I'm gonna marry my second cousin meaning that my father and her mother are first cousins. Are there any high chances for a disability if we have kids?
my mother had a mammogram and they want a follow up. they said hers was too foggy and the density was too high as a result? what does it mean?danger?
My mothers sgpt does not go down even if she's taking medications. What tests does she need to have to determine the cause of this high sgpt level.
???: It evades me thinking what medicine is used to lower sgpt. If the cause of the rise of liver function is known then we can target the cause but there is no medicine that targets the sgpt. Talk to the doctor to find out the diagnosis and find out how that problem is being treated. The lowering of SGPT may not be a necessary solution and may have to stay a bit elevated. ...Read more
My mother has sgpt of 110 and albumin 3.4.Is it high?If so what should she do to reduce this level?
Sick LIver: First is is mandatory that the cause of this problem be identified. No treatment or other remedy can be recommended without knowing specifically what is causing her liver damage. ...Read more
I have had issues with high anxiety since i was as young as maybe 3 or 4 years old. Im now 34, married and mother of 7 beautiful children.
My mother is suffering from very high triglycerides her triglycerides is 479 and her. Vldl is 96 above the normal arange .Plz tell me the medicine .
Diet 1st then drugs: Current recommendations are to keep the triglycerides well below 50 0mg/dl, and low enough to reduce your vldl to safe levels. Your vldl level is considered safe if it plus your LDL level are no higher together than 130mg/dl. Triglyceride levels are very sensitive to diet, exercise, and health habits. It is common to have high triglycerides if you are overweight, if you are physically inactive. ...Read more
My mother age is 55. She is suffering with high BP and fids from last 15 years. Using 3tablets a day. Is any chances to dicrease tablets slowly. Pls?
Clarify: I know u are upset but need clarification of diagnosis and meds with names etc. 3 tablets honestly doesn't sound like a lot. ...Read more
Im 36 yrs old mother of 4 kids my weigh is 97kg high 169cm ive been on the keto diet for 7 weeks and work out 4 days a week i cant lose more then 2 kg?
Down low on carbs.: Keto diet means different things to different people. If you are restricting your carb intake to under 25 grams per day, you should be losing weight providing you are monitoring your fat and protein intake. You might be wise to consult with a weight loss specialist for added advice. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My mother has a high cholestorel and high presure.She takes medicine.What is the remedy in other ways?
I am a 32 yr old mother of five. My sex drive never really been high. Now im wanting sex more from my 48 yr old husband. What is going on dctr?
It's all in the head: Sex drive is dependent on so many factors but the most important of all is psychological; sense of wellbeing, attraction towards your mate, change in your own attitude towards sex, your comfort level with your mate, time and opportunity especially if children are young. Sex drive fluctuates in general and is also related to your hormonal, energy, activity levels. If bothers talk to your doc. ...Read more
My mother had high cholesterol before but he conrolled it so well.2 weeks before her cholesterol increased suddenly.can u tell why it happened?
Sudden changes: in cholesterol levels are unusual. It could be laboratory error (happens sometimes), or she stopped or changed medications. Have it re-checked in one month after you make sure she is taking her meds as prescribed. If it is still high, she needs to check with her doctor for specific advice. ...Read more
Hello, my mothers age is 72 she had high pressure problem, she always feel pain in left leg, she has old bone problem for long time, what to do?
Let her see her DR: Possibilities would include problems with circulation, nerves, muscles and bones. She needs to see her primary dr to have a thorough physical exam and be tested for diabetes, cholesterol, etc peripheral arterial/vascular disease are possibilities and can be confirmed by doing sonogram of her arteries and veins in the legs. God bless and take care. ...Read more
My mother has high creatinine level....its 3.64 n low hb lvl dats 6 only.....
If we donate blood to her....will it help in lowering creatinine lvl?
I have high familial risk of bc. Mother died at 36. I get mammo every year. I'm 4 weeks preg, mammo is next week. Do benefits outweigh risks for me?
Yes: From the American Association of Physicists in Medicine(aapm.org): 'It is safe to have a mammogram while pregnant. The radiation dose received by the fetus is estimated to be extremely small - 60 times less than the dose received by the patient from one month of background radiation.' ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My mother's pressure is too high , I have checked it 4 times already and this started last night is it okay if i give her metoprolol.No meds she taking?
Call the Doctor: Nope. Absolutely, 100% not. It is not wise to play doctor. Especially with something that is potentially life threatening. She needs to be seen, examined and treated by her family doctor urgently. Please get her to the clinic today. ...Read more