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Social anxiety disorder plus? I have trouble sitting on the front seats on the bus, can't stand people stand or sit behind me. Going to the store can be a torture. Talking to people especially men makes me blush. Having a customer service job is not possi

Social anxiety disorder plus? I have trouble sitting on the front seats on the bus, can't stand people stand or sit behind me. Going to the store can be a torture. Talking to people especially men makes me blush. Having a customer service job is not possi

Be proactive: Firstly what you correctly describe as social anxiety is quite common, so you are not alone; as such many people seek help and that is what you should do. A mental health professional should be well versed in this area and there a behavioral therapeutic models and medications that can be very helpful to you. Go see someone, relieve some of your misery. Help is available, avail yourself. Good luck! ...Read more

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I have an appointment with a mental counselor but will likely need to talk to someone before then. Are there any HealthTap services for mental health?

I have an appointment with a mental counselor but will likely need to talk to someone before then. Are there any HealthTap services for mental health?

Try CONCIERGE: Try HealthTap CONCIERGE. Concierge doctors can see and treat their own patients via smartphone, tablet, or laptop. Certain medications (not all) can be prescribed. They can see photos you upload into your FILES. You can send images while in the middle of a Concierge consultation. (Doctors answering HealthTap BASIC, free questions are providing information only, and do not provide medical care.) ...Read more

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I want to talk to a doctor online. What are the benefits of a service like HealthTap?

HealthTap Prime: HealthTap Prime is a virtual medical consultation service. They say as many as 34% of office visits can actually be completed virtually - virtual medicine is one of the waves of the future, and HealthTap Prime is quite the mature product in this regard. Register at www. Healthtap. Com. ...Read more

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Hi, I require counseling/therapy services, I need to talk to a specialist about my stressful life (work, family, friends and girlfriend)?

Hi, I require counseling/therapy services, I need to talk to a specialist about my stressful life (work, family, friends and girlfriend)?

Make a plan: You can not move ahead until you determine what condition explains your symptoms of depression.
You can start with a psychiatry consult and basic metabolic lab test.

coordinate your evaluation between a psychologist and physician. ...Read more

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I'm having problems keeping an erection. Will I be able to talk to a doctor on your service about this and they see fit prescribe me ED medication?

I'm having problems keeping an erection. Will I be able to talk to a doctor on your service about this and they see fit prescribe me ED medication?

No prescriptions: You may ask any question on this service but you need to contact Healhtap Prime for prescription requests. However, controlled substances, psychiatric medications and "lifestyle prescriptions" are not prescribed. ...Read more

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I have recently had a fresh pimple open wound on face near lip, and while talking to a customer she spit and in landed in same area. Worried?

I have recently had a fresh pimple open wound on face near lip, and while talking to a customer she spit and in landed in same area. Worried?

Soap and water: You already have built a barrier to infection spreading since that is what the pimple has done- the swelling and redness. Soap and water was enough prevention. Now treat the pimple with warm compresses unless it gets worse and you need an antibiotic. ...Read more

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Should I be worried I talked to myself too much?

No: Lots of us do that. It may be helpful to develop a few close friend that you could talk to. ...Read more

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I need to talk?

I need to talk?

Unclear question: Most everyone needs to talk, it is part of being a social being and connecting to our fellow human beings. Of course, there is serious and personal talk and more superifical chatter. Talking about personal feelings, problems and conflicts requires trust and safety, and usually a good listener. If you need to talk to a professional about life problems find a good clinical psychologist and talk. ...Read more

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When will my baby talk?

When will my baby talk?

Variable: Some children utter words before a year of age. Others particularly boys, who speak later than girls, may not speak until 3 years of age and still be normal. As long as other developmental milestones are normal such as sitting and walking, usually not problem. My stepson did not talk until 3 years of age, was extremely smart, finished engineering degree in college, and now does not stop talking. ...Read more

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When I talk I studer alot?

When I talk I studer alot?

Singing / chanting: Fyi: perhaps you have discovered that when you sing or when you chant (not that you probably do either all that often!), you don't stutter. It's interesting; apparently singing and chanting tap into different parts of the brain (not the speech center that is activated when you speak). I have worked with several psychotherapy patients who appeared to "outgrow" their stuttering. ...Read more

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Why I can't talk to people?

Why I can't talk to people?

Learn tricks: I'll let others address whether you have social phobia, autism-spectrum or whatever. You can talk to anyone using a few tricks. Repeat what they said. Talk about their interests. Find something you can truly admire about them & let them notice. Relationships are more important than being right. Look / act interested. Avoid religion, politics, sex. The Dale Carnegie books are still great. ...Read more

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I can talk to you in hindi?

Another Doc?: The majority of Docs on healthTap do not speak hindi, but maybe some can. Good luck ...Read more

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Need to talk or see Dr asap?

HealthTap Prime: To have direct one-on-one contact with a physician, either by voice, video, or text, we have the availability of our excellent HealthTap Prime or HealthTap Concierge services. Because the free forum is for general health information, it is not set up for two-way conversation or dialog. If you have an emergency, please call 911. Otherwise, please consider trying HealthTap Prime or Concierge. ...Read more

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I need to talk about ansiety?

Anxiety: Is state of tension, apprehension, worry, uneasiness or fear. While mild episodes of anxiety are common and do not require treatment, more severe forms can be chronic and debilitating. Symptoms of severe anxiety insomnia, chest pain, shortness of breath, palpitations and parasthesia. The antidepressants should be in sync with cognitive behavior therapy and constant mood monitoring. ...Read more

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Is self talk to be consulted?

Psych: Do you mean talking to yourself? If so this is fine and is not a sign of anything serious. I spoke out sometimes as well if that makes you feel better. ...Read more

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Hello there anybody talk to me?

Hello there anybody talk to me?

Not on this forum: In the US, try HealthTap's PRIME service. Whether a PRIME doctor prescribes medications depends on the doctor, the patient, the individual situation. PRIME fees are the same, regardless of whether or not medication is prescribed, because the fees are for the private consultations (not the drugs). Currently, you have posted this question on HealthTap's free public information forum, not on PRIME ...Read more

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When will my baby start to talk?

When will my baby start to talk?

At birth...: Cry: at birth
coo: 2 mo
babble (clear syllables): 6 mo
"mama" only to mom: 9-12 mo
words: 12-15 mo
short sentences: 18-24 mo. ("gimme cookie! " "want cookie! ")
"gimme car keys! " - 14-21 years. ...Read more

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Are you available to talk to me?

Consultation: For personal attention to a medical concern, consider a consultation with a doctor here on HealthTap. The "inbox consult" allows you to message back and forth like email, and is good when a lot of information needs to be exchanged (like prior test reports, etc.) A video chat consult allows you to talk to the doctor (for a certain limited amount of time) so it's good for a quick question. ...Read more

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Expect and how to talk about it?

Expect?: Please resubmit your question. Not clear what u r asking. Thanks. ...Read more

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Why do most women talk more than men?

Why do most women talk more than men?

More expressive.: Psyychologists agree that women can be better communicators, partially structural brain differences, and partly social. (men are frequently considered weak if they express emotions). ...Read more

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Why is it beneficial to talk to my baby?

Why is it beneficial to talk to my baby?

This is learning!: Your baby is a sponge. The conversations with your baby at any age are greatly increasing their vocabulary and experience with language. Talk away at your level. Do not talk down to what you think a baby understands. ...Read more

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How do we talk to the children about hd?

How do we talk to the children about hd?

Get help: Huntington's disease, correct? This is too difficult for you as a family to undertake alone. It is especially difficult if any child has been brought into the world with the knowledge that he/she may/will be affected also. Get help from your genetic counselor -- that's what they do best. Answer questions truthfully at an age-appropriate level. ...Read more

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When should I talk to my child about sex?

When should I talk to my child about sex?

When they are ready: When they start to ask questions, it's time to answer them. One technique is to answer exactly what they ask, but don't elaborate. On the other hand, tell the truth. If they are asking very specific questions, you need to answer them very specifically or they will ask somebody else when you are not around. Saying you are not old enough to ask that is just going to make them even more curious. ...Read more

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I statter when I talk. What should I do?

I statter when I talk. What should I do?

Find help: I would locate a speech and language therapist and begin therapy. You can usually find them affiliated with Rehab facilities. ...Read more