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My son Nathan has a mild cough and runny noise but no fever should I take him to the hospital or not?
Trust your instincts: It sounds like he has a cold. Unless he is having trouble breathing or a fever that doesn't respond to medication then you can use your judgement. If you think he really looks ill and you are worried then always trust your instincts. If he just has a mild cold then there is no reason to go to the ER. ...Read more
Dr Nathan I had sinus surgery 2weeks ago but am still feel sleepy and drug like felling and also very tired. Can it be related to the anesthesia?
I have a kidney stone 2mm by 3mm. It's been a week an half since ER visit. Still nothin. Now I have pressure/pain on my upper vagina. Should I go to ER?
More info: Why did you go to ER? Where was your pain? 2 or 3 mm stone usually passes spontaneously. What test did they do in ER to diagnose 2 to 3 mm stone? You may follow up with your personal doctor. Cheaper than ER. Good luck. ...Read more
See this excerpt: Data indicate that the usual intake in developed societies ranges from 2400 to 5175 mg sodium per day. There are isolated physically active population groups such as the people living in the highlands of papua new guinea, the rain forests of brazil and remote rural communities in africa that live on a level of salt that rarely rises above 1150 mg. Http://www. Jacn. Org/content/25/3/165.full. ...Read more
Some options....: Some options to "naturally" improve one's vision include making sure one has all of the daily requirements of vitamins and minerals (taking a multivitamin will help with this), taking ocu-vit vitamins, and taking fish oil supplements (some studies have shown that fish oil supplements may help with eye health.). Lastly, wear quality sun glasses whenever outdoors to protect the eye from uv light. ...Read more
Astrology: This is a science and real-medicine forum. I learned about the various systems of divination as a kid, and discovered that astrology and so forth are actually just systems of lay counseling using the stars and planets and diagrams like the "natal chart" as props for showmanship. ("You have Mars in Libra and can get a better job if you work hard to retrain.") It has no predictive value by itself. ...Read more
Not sure: There are multiple definitions for the term "stoner" - so frankly, not really sure what you are talking about???? ...Read more
Vitamins: There are no such rules. Once daily is how you take them. You get to choose when. ...Read more
Call Dr's office: The best thing to do, to prepare is to call the office and see if there is anything they need from you or for you to do to prepare for the appt. Bring a list of questions or concerns, as when you are there, you may forget. Best wishes. ...Read more
Better: Despite all the rhetoric from people with agendas, the world is far healthier than the onto which I was born six decades ago. Only 1 person in 7 goes to bed hungry (was 1 in 2); only 10% of adults smoke (was about 60%); child abuse is actually recognized, 4 cancers in 6 are cured (was 2 in 6), and it's no longer "just a fact of life" for men to drop dead of heart attacks in their 30s. Cheers. ...Read more
Good question: The world's healthiest people varies according to who you ask. Typically this includes various groups of people throughout the world that eat a low meat diet (generally vegetarian) and who exercise. Examples include vegan monks, people living in the mediterranean or in certain places in japan. ...Read more
Natal chart: I do not understand the question. Redo please. ...Read more
Autogynephilia: This is a controversial and disputed mental illness alleged to be the paraphilic tendency of a biological male to be sexually aroused by the thought or image of himself as a woman. Whether this is disrespectful or not is likely in the eye of the beholder. ...Read more
What causes a first response early result test to have a slanted line where the test line should be?
Defective Test: Sounds like you have a defective test. ...Read more
If my back is a little slanted can I still have kids in the future? It's been hurting for 2 months now can you help?
I am 25 years old I need help growing my peins bigger please I have been living with this for a long time can anyone help me slove this problem?
No: None of those operations, pills, extenders or anything else advertised works. Be happy with what you have, it is plenty for the women who loves you. ...Read more
I know it's strange but I can't find an answer anywhere! Lately, I've woken up feeling so sick like I need to be sick, but when I go to be sick nothin?
See your DR for: A comprehensive evaluation and get checked for any medical and psychology issues. Take care! ...Read more
Eating stones.: Your body cannot handle ingested stones, so they certainly could be troublesome, especially stones with sharper edges that could traumatize the digestive tract and cause bleeding and perforation, or dirty stones that could lead to infection. You need to understand why this is a desire of yours and learn how to reduce this desire. ...Read more
Lifestyle changes. .: Lifestyle changes that may help include aiming for a normal weight if you're underweight or overweight, stopping smoking, avoiding heavy alcohol use, and avoiding illegal drugs as well as prescription narcotic pain medications. High caffeine intake may increase the risk of miscarriage, stick to one cup of brewed coffee a day and decaf for the rest (no espresso). No well-proven herbs or supplements. ...Read more
Please get help: If you simply chew pencils and pens, I have always done the same thing and apart from one broken tooth am none the worse for it. If you are swallowing, and this is compulsive, then please get with someone who can help you modify / eliminate this behavior, and read online about "pica". I also trust you are not iron deficient. Your physician can be your guide. ...Read more
The answer to your question is too long for the space allotted to me. Please go to this link for more information to answer your question:
http://www. Netdoctor. Co.uk/sexandrelationships/female_ejaculation. Htm ...Read more
I am not sure but...: You can contact your local planned parenthood. They definitely will have free councilling services and perhaps procedures. Abortion is a huge decision that will change your life forever please please seek councilling before making your final decision. Lots and lots people would love to adopt a baby. ...Read more