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My bro.is.50yrs old and he has.severe pheumonia now.hes.on lung machine.since.yesterday i seen numbers.on it and.("Resp."27 )whats tthat?
Breath per minute: That is how many times the machine is helping him bring his per minute. Best wishes on improvement soon and a full recovery. ...Read more
Mums notes say shess pallative radiotheraphy she has been refared to a hospice for pallative care n as masive weight loss is she now terminall??
Donor: No one should pressure anyone to donate. In fact when the prospective donors and recipients come for an evaluation, they meet with separate teams to avoid any potential conflict of interest that can arise. The information on both sides is kept separate. Although it has been shown to be medically safe to donate, it is an altruistic and person decision and should not be forced. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My husband is exhausted with fsgc his andrenals are apparently good, his blood tests apart from protienura are good, drs here don't know?!
Many different cause: Fatigue and exhausted feelings can be due to many different reasons. If there is no physical abnormality you should look into emotional issues like depression or lack of sleep due to anxiety, depression or breathing problems like sleep apnea which can rob one from a restful sleep leading to a tired exhausted feeling next day. ...Read more
My uterus was removed n inid kids ave had no kid.my mum is willing to donate hers.are there sponsors for uterus transplant..please help?
Citramag sachets colonoscopy 5yrs ago Ambulance crew said had "fainted sitting down".Friend saw me confused talking eyes open mumbling nonsense TIA?
I think if you had: had a serious TIA 5 years ago, and you are 76 years old now, you would have developed other symptoms of compromised circulation to head/brain.Magnesium citrate is a strong laxative; my stronger suspicion is that you became dehydrated with electrolyte abnormalities (possibly low sodium) and had "metabolic delirium. If nothing similar has occurred in the interim, I would chalk the episode up to that ...Read more
Im a student in college and just married.Im looking for denatl insurance but im so confused, there are so many types.Any advice on good dental ins.?
Dental Insurance-: You won't be able to get any decent dental insurance on your own as an individual. The best plans are through employers. Unfortunately the more that is contributed into the plan and the larger the group, the better the coverage. You have to compare the plans side by side concerning maximums, deductibles, in vs. Out of networks, waiting periods, etc. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Dad dwn as palitive radiotheraphy big weight loss been refared to hospice for pallative care duz this mean hes terminal?
End of life care.: Hospice is meant for those who seemingly at the end of life, although that end can still be many months away. The emphasis of hospice care is not trying to save the life, but to give comfort to the individual as their death approaches. We shouldn't encourage or facilitate death,,but we can make it a less painful and horrific experience. ...Read more
Does our president smoke anymore? His family sets good example of staying slim, but wondered about him.
Me.(artist) live inmn very cold I have used spray paint bad ventilation for yrs.
Now 3x optic neritous symptoms of ms
do i tell dr.'s about paint?
Absolutely!: Toxic optic neuropathy is a real item and it may the source of your problems. Take one of your paints with the ingredient listing. Call the poison center and ask for detailed listing and side effects. Take then with you to your ophthalmologist or even preferably to you neuro-ophthalmologist for full evaluation! ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I have a 50ds old baby.Should I give her water?how much! Knowing I live in kuwait very hot country.are anise and chamomile good P.S I breastfeed her.
Looking for good hearted dentist in northern ca willing to help extremely broke 25yo law student/mom w/ her extremely bad dental situation.
Psychology: I am so very bored in retirement but cannot find paid employment. Top educated. Advice?
Retirement goes best: when someone has a plan of action in place prior to retirement. One can always create one later if needed. If you can do so financially, consider volunteer work through a civic organization or religious group, e.g., hospice visitor, soup kitchen, meals on wheels, blood bank, etc. The world needs you and what you can do to help the rest of us a bit. Peace and good health. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
3 1/2 yr old son, spells of constipation/diarrhea. Always had problems pooping. Limited food intake, starves himself. Blood/urine good. Can't talk yet?
Limited food intake: I douby if your child is starving himself. Rather children at 3-4 years of age are oivky eaters because they are hardly growing at this age. Because his intake is inconsistent, his output can also be inconsistent in having spells of constipation and diarrhea.Try high fiber foods such as fruit, vegetables, nuts, raisins, figs, and dates to overcome his constipation and diarrhea. ...Read more
High blood presure don't have medical insurance what should I do no income eater just lost my job?
Talk with doctor: Make sure your doctor understands you need cheaper medications. He or she is likely happy to change your medicines, if need be, to make sure you can afford them. ...Read more
Why do big health insurance companies pay their executives so much? I can’t pay my premium or my deductible, and I live in fear that i’ll get sick or injured.
You aren't Alone: I imagine they have much responsibility, which may justify their salaries; however with constant rising premiums and reduced reimbursments, i feel the patients and physicians end up suffering the most. Fortunate for you, there are a number of compassionate physicians who will work with patients in need - in their clinics or in free clinics around the country. Hope may be on horizon w/ new laws. ...Read more
Hi there, I am 36 years old. Phantom smells. Have rotten eggs, cig smoke smell. Ct scan neg and ENT went great! help?
Challenging but...: Your condition is called phantosmia. I advise being evaluated by a neurologist. I am unaware of research on how to treat this but some have success with Gabapentin ; other meds for epilepsy- see http://chemse.Oxfordjournals.Org/content/27/7/611.Full when western medicine does not have answers people often find relief with homeopathy and chinese medicine/acupuncture, so those are worth exploring. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How to care....If a patient have old imwi....Patient don't have history of it....No smoking...Eat BP tabltes since 10 year....?
Silent mi-see doctor: Some people have an abnormal ECG that suggests prior mi. While a psedoinfarct pattern anomaly might be present, a visit to a doctor might help explain an abnl finding like this. Echo can assess or confirm any wall motion abnormality, stress study might risk stratify someone w symptoms or risks (if ECG abnl, it will require imaging such as a nuclear perfusion scan or a stress echo). ...Read more