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Doctor insights on: Natural Treatment For Cushings Disease

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If a child growth affected because of Cushing syndrome and without treatment until 20yo,can it still reverse and recover?

If a child growth affected because of Cushing syndrome and  without treatment until 20yo,can it still reverse and recover?

Growth: I can hardly believe that a doctor has not followed through with a young man with Cushing's and limited growth.
You MUST see an Endocrinologist as soon as possible.
Wish you well. Keep me posted please. ...Read more

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What's the most natural treatment for anxiety disorders?

What's the most natural treatment for anxiety disorders?

Anxiety: The most natural treatment is exercise. Free, and extremely effective. Just 20 minutes of brisk walking a day will do it. Meditation or just taking time out for sitting in silence, 10-20 minutes a day, will also help a lot. Many people find certain teas and warmed milk helpful. ...Read more

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What are your treatment options for cushings disease?

What are your treatment options for cushings disease?

See: http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/cushing-syndrome/basics/treatment/con-20032115

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What would be the treatment plan C someone DX...C Cushings Disease and could it be fatal? TKS

What would be the treatment plan C someone DX...C Cushings Disease and could it be fatal? TKS

Cushing's disease: Surely the "someone" who diagnosed Cushing's should have known how important is to treat. If that someone didn't you need to do two things:

1: Report that error to a Medical Board.
2: Seek another doctor - preferably an Endocrinologist.

If I have misunderstood your information, my apologies. ...Read more

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Do I have cushing syndrome or disease---what is the difference?

Do I have cushing syndrome or disease---what is the difference?

Cushing's: Cushing's syndrome is any conditions that cause the adrenal gland to produce too much cortisol. Cushing's disease is a adenoma (tumor) in the pituitary that produces a hormone called acth which causes the adrenal gland to produce too much cortisol. ...Read more

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What is the cause of the hyperpigmentation in people with cushing syndrome and addison's disease?

What is the cause of the hyperpigmentation in people with cushing syndrome and addison's disease?

Pituitary hormone: These people have increased secretion of crh (corticotropin releasing hormone & acth (adrenocorticotropic hormone, also called corticotropin) from the pituitary gland. The cells that secrete acth also secrete melanocyt stimulating hormone (msh). Msh stimulates skin and mucus cells to secrete melanin (dark bronze pigment) which leads to the hyperpigmentation. Thats the full story! ...Read more

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What is cushing syndrome and its cure?

Pituitary tumor: A pituitary tumor causes classic cushings syndrome. The tumor releases acth which stimulates the adrenal gland to produce corticosteroid hormones.

Cushings syndrome can come about because of steroid hormones being used to treat an underlying condition or rarely from a tumor of the adrenal gland.

The cure of the syndrome depends on its cause. ...Read more

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My doctor diagnosed me with cushing disease. Just checking - what's the best treatment.?

My doctor diagnosed me with cushing disease. Just checking - what's the best treatment.?

Surgery: Cushings disease is due to a pituitary tumor that makes a hormone that stimulates cortisol production. Surgery is the treatment of choice, but additional treatment with radiation and medication is often necessary. ...Read more

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Natural treatment of premature ejaculatiom?

Natural treatment of premature ejaculatiom?

Squeeze technique: Begin sexual activity, including stimulation of the penis, until you feel almost ready to ejaculate.
Have your partner squeeze the end of your penis for several seconds, at the point where the head (glans) joins the shaft, until the urge to ejaculate passes.
After the squeeze is released, wait for 30 seconds, then go back to foreplay. From mayo clinic website premature ejacuation treatment. ...Read more

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Best natural treatment for xenophobia?

Best natural treatment for xenophobia?

Travel: The best natural treatment for xenophobia is to travel to different places. There will be an appreciation of other cultures, customs, languages, etc. We should be thankful to live in the U.S. For many reasons including our freedom and democracy, but there are always new things to learn about other people that can help raise our tolerance and understanding of others. ...Read more

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What is a natural treatment for uveitis?

What is a natural treatment for uveitis?

None: Untreated uveitis can cause serious, sometimes vision threatening complications. There are no known "natural" treatments for this condition. Do not risk you eyesight because of an ideological comittment to unconventional treatments. ...Read more

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What is the best natural treatment for nph?

What is the best natural treatment for nph?

Varies: Surgery with a ventriculo-peritoneal shunt is the best treatment for nph. However, for patients who cannot tolerate surgery, or are very early on in their symptomatology, one could consider physical, occupational and speech (cognitive) therapy. These modalities can teach the patient how to compensate for the symptoms of nph. For example, gait training or balance training. ...Read more

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Can azoospermia be cured by natural treatment or food?

Can azoospermia be cured by natural treatment or food?

No: There is no proof that any food or natural treatment or even medicine can increase sperm production and pregnancy in partners of azospermic men. The most effective treatment is surgical sperm harvest and using these sperm for ivf with icsi. Sometimes though sperm are not found in the testes or its ducts. Some genetic factors that lead to azospermia should be investigated first. ...Read more

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What's the most natural treatment for hyperparathyroidism?

What's the most natural treatment for hyperparathyroidism?

Depends on type: In the case of secondary hyperparathyroidism seen in the setting of significant renal insufficiency/chronic kidney disease the first step is to limit phosphorus intake in the diet. Dairy products and food high in protein can be sources of phosphorus. A dietician can review in details those foods that should be moderated. ...Read more

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Natural treatment for bph?

Natural treatment for bph?

No proven benefit: There is not proven benefit of saw palmetto or other "natural supplements" in the management of bph. Some men seem to repsond, but the mechanism is unknown. In 2006, the step trial showed no benefit of saw palmetto over placebo. Research has also shown that the amounts of all components in nutirtional supplements vary from 100% less to 150 more than what is listed on the label. ...Read more

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Any natural treatment for hyperopia?

Any natural treatment for hyperopia?

No: The prescription need to correct your vision is a function of the physical characteristics of your eye including it's length and the curvature of the cornea. The only things which can correct your vision are glasses, contacts or possibly laser vision correction. ...Read more

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Is there a natural treatment for gynecomastia?

Is there a natural treatment for gynecomastia?

No: There is no natural treatment other than avoiding drugs of abuse or certain medications. Discuss your prescriptions with your doctor. ...Read more

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What to do if I can't control my pimple and acnee is there is any natural treatment for this?

What to do if I can't control my pimple and acnee is there is any natural treatment for this?

Acne: There are many medications available for acne treatment. There should be a regimen that would work for you. Please go your doctor or a dermatologist. ...Read more

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Natural treatment approach to pcos?

Natural treatment approach to pcos?

Diet and exercise!: Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome is caused by a hormonal imbalance that prevents follicles from growing normally and eggs from being released each month. People w/ PCOS miss periods because they don't ovulate, so there's no signal to shed the uterine lining. Hormone imbalances that lead to abnormal hair growth can be caused by obesity, so watch your diet and exercise. ...Read more

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What's the optimal natural treatment?

What's the optimal natural treatment?

Treatment for what?: What are you trying to treat? Just because something is natural doesn't make it safe. Would you want to wipe yourself w/poison oak or poison ivy? Regardless, we need to know what you want to treat in order to answer your question. ...Read more

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Can you tell me natural treatment for arteriosclorosis?

Can you tell me natural treatment for arteriosclorosis?

Rx atherosclerosis: Good to Google and look up the rice-fruit diet. Best studied one or look at and follow the Ornish diet. ...Read more

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ED male natural treatment Erectil disfunction advice and natural treatment ?

ED male natural treatment
Erectil disfunction advice and natural treatment ?

Etiology : First of all how old are you? You need to find the cause of the Ed before you start taking supplements etc. now do you have any other medical issues like diabetes? Again a full exam is needed first to help you ...Read more

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Whats the best natural treatment for asthma?

Whats the best natural treatment for asthma?

Not proven: For stress induced asthma.You can try deep abdominal breathing, relaxation, guided imagery, biofeedback. In the meantime talk to your doctor about pharmacotherapy. Asthma can cause substantial long term damage if not controlled. Don't forget that asthma can and will kill, if given the chance. ...Read more

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What's a natural treatment to get rid of dandruff?

What's a natural treatment to get rid of dandruff?

Tea tree shampoo: Can be very helpful with dandruff. It will help over time. ...Read more

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What's the most natural treatment for pneumothorax?

What's the most natural treatment for pneumothorax?

What's natural ?: Time works if you are lucky. If not, you can die of a tension pneumothorax pretty quickly. Surgery is really the only definitive treatment for this but if the ptx is small and you are closely followed you might be able to avoid surgery. Hopefully you are seeing someone qualified. ...Read more

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What is the best natural treatment for a dry cough?

What is the best natural treatment for a dry cough?

See your doc: It really depends on the source, which may be out of the scope of this forum. I would follow up with your doc for a longer discussion. Two very common causes are acid reflux and seasonal allergies, but this all depends on where you live. You can always consider a trial of allergy or reflux medication, but the better bet is see your doctor. ...Read more