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Was dx'd w fibromyalgia.Have bipolar,ptsd,ocd,social phobia,agoraphobia 2.How 2 make my family&bf understand&believe my pain?Any book recommendations?
Dr Russell Barkley: http://www.russellbarkley.org/ dr russell barkley, phd is a specialist in adhd in children and adults. He is professor of psychiatry and pediatrics at the medical university of south carolina, at charleston. His work is extensive and very interesting. Good luck in your search. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Lawyers have the Martindale-Hubell directory; MDs have Castle Connolly for ratings. Dentists have nothing? Please provide me a resource?
Try This: Try this: https://www.zocdoc.com/ Enter Dentist and zip code and go to town... ...Read more
Expert witnesses: I had not heard of DR. Samenow until I read your question last night & decided to read up on him. I still don't know that I have a good handle on the answer. But I can say that often behavioral health providers who act as expert witnesses whether it be for the defense or the prosecution, can become known for stance on issues like capacity/ lack of capacity etc. When the behavioral health provider- ...Read more
My bf's obsessed w posting on political msgboards&checking current events/social media sites.Interferes w work,our relationship,etc.Is this addiction?
SAD: Seasonal affective disorder is a clinical relevant term for some folks who have worsening of depression with the start of fall and winters are worse.It is easily treated and should not be a limitation for any one.Please have an evaluation as this is compromising the academic goals. Good luck. ...Read more
What might b good way 2 approach spouse addiction 2 internet(OBSESSED w news&posting on political msg boards)w/o making him defensive&angry?PLZ HELP!
Alanon? Therapy?: Many discover that there is little we can do to change others. It is hard enough to change ourselves! You can find possible support at an Alanon meeting or from a psychotherapist. Then, you might find the voice to use to invite spouse to help you with your problem. I know this sounds backward. It's not. Best wishes. ...Read more
Freud: Freud was an MD, and started his career as a neurologist, before developing his seminal theories of psychoanalysis. I would say nor only some of Freud's theories, but the psychoanalytic theories that have developed since then to the present time have importance to the medical community, most notable in psychiatry and psychology. ...Read more
How to get child into private school without public school help, using my rights as parent because l believe my child has medica Issues, misdiagnosed?
Odd idea: You get into a private school by paying for the service, not making demands of the public system. Private schools are also not required to make any accommodations for kids with special needs, be they learning or medical.Public schools are required to make these accommodations.You need to meet with a representative of your local special services department and explore your available options. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Not the right place: If you want to find the right breast surgeon, for your family member's care, you have to make some personal enquireies about any surgeon like the following. 1) some one you know treated by that surgeon, is the best reference. 2) your family physician whom you trust, will advise you. 3) qualifications like board certified , had teaching experence etc 4) finally should consult , and decide ...Read more
Need local dr caring helpful listens understands accepts caresource. Very athletic can't run anymore inpain pt and accupunture was no help canton ohio?
Abused by teacher in '80s. School never believed me/my parents. Abuser now sunday school teacher at church. How can I be credible in warning church?
Hi. 8 dr & hospitals diagnosed my ex w/ bpd. We r now in court over child custody. She brought a dr letter that was misdiagnosed. Whats your opinion?
Impossible to say: Sorry for your complex problems but the site is not designed to second guess a psychiatric label based on no information. ...Read more
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Yes: Some do. A expert may charge more. ...Read more
Im going out for saint patricks day with my kids dad. I know i'll b having more than one drink & smoke. How many days do I not have to breastfeed?
48-72 hours: Certainly, you can pump in advance to take over the few days you will have to assure any alcohol or cigarette carcinogens are out of your system, but too bad you can not just hold off on the smoking and alcohol for this one year? If you do decide the former course of action, do not forget to pump for those days off too, so your breasts stay lactating. Good luck. ...Read more
I have a minor UTI , and since today is st patricks day i was wondering if i can have a few drinks?If its ok?Antibiotics start tomorrow
Patrick is losing blood and we don't no were its going hes anemic and his blood test are 100 instead of 20 his thyroid is not working what does this me?
Need to see doctor: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without examining patrick. Please take him to his doctor or the nearest hospital, at your earliest. ...Read more
Dr patrick kohlitz first i started with lower back pain and lasted for two months and now its been 3 weeks that I am having chest pain muscle like.
Patrick had alcohol poisoning and the says he heart aches. He was given medications. He want to know how soon he can have sex.
Any time: whenever he is steadt. time wise 24 hrs is good enough unless he is chronic alcoholic then he may have longer withdral symptoms. ...Read more
How do nsaids sometime cause stomach discomfort, and how exactly does Nexium (esomeprazole) help those to continue taking nsaids? Thank-you, patrick (tooleey)
Hi! I would like to talk to you, Dr. Conner, about doing part time collections work for you. I can come to discuss this with you anytime Tuesday AM ?
I have a small white bump on my right upper conner eyelid like closer to my nose .It has been their for awhile .Dosent hurt unless pressure .
My niece who's almost 21, has recently had sudden panick attacks. Shes always been very outgoing. Shes an only child she has many friends. Recently she has been suffering from acute sudden panic attacks where she can't even be in public. My concern is
If : If she has true panic attacks she will be able to describe them and the DX should be clear from this alone. They are not related to depression but to anxiety and a good approach to help such patients is to: have them obtain and read and study a good book on this subject (many out there for the public). Here is just one: treating panic disorder: a quick reference guidepsychiatryonline.Org/content.Aspx?Bookid=49&aid=154340cached you +1'd this publicly. Undo oct 27, 2011 â€“ treating panic disorder: a quick reference guide. Based on practice guideline for the treatment of patients with panic disorder, ... ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Today i was pricked by the pin in the shirt which showing in department store. Is there HIV risk? Do i need concern about it?
S i've been feeling like food is getting stuck in my esophagus. I am panicking that it is esophageal cancer. Is this likely?
Probably not, but: By age, unless there is some family or ethnic history( eg. You were not born and raised in wi), highly improbable. But you should have it evaluated. A barium swallow or esophagoscopy will help diagnose this condition. Talk to your primary care or a gastroenterologist. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
Pricked by some thorns hiking, feet and knuckle. Knuckle has hard bump, swollen. Sporotrichosis is a concern, should I wait it out for awhile?
Dear Dr i wonder whether breast canser transmitted by needle pricking the one that use for testing blood sugar from female to male? tx alot
No, it cannot.: Breast cancer cannot be transferred to another person via a needle that was used to check blood sugar. In fact, it's generally quite difficult to transfer cancer from one person to another, unless they are very immune compromised. That being said, needles should never be shared due to the risk of transferring infectious diseases from one person to another, like hepatitis. ...Read more
What causes pinching pains across the chest?5 second pricks above the breasts, below the collarbone.Mostly direct in center of chest.PCP says heart OK
Left eye's red from the bottom & outer corner.Pricks when i look at left side and there was a small pus when i stretched the lower eye lid.Hurts too. ?
Have been a moderate drinker (2 drinks per day, 2-3 times a wk) for 15 yrs. Just read that now I have a 24% chance of getting breast cancer? Panicking
No reason to panic b: Alcohol does increase your risk for developing breast Cancer but only slightly, so there is little reason to panic. What you do need to do is improve your lifestyle to reduce the risk .You have ample time to do so. First you should cut down on alcohol and if you can, stop using it or limit it to one drink only. Further, you should eat healthy(Plant based foods) and exercise and watch your weight. ...Read more
Diagnosed with breast cancer at 23 and had a double mastectomy at 25. What can I do to prevent my panick attacks?
Normal: You should realize that you have lowered your risk to as low as possible. You risk for a future breast cancer is not 0% but it as close as you can get. I recommend professional psychiatric help so that you can get to the root of these thoughts so you can go on to live a fabulously, healthy, fulfilling life. I hope your cancer team offered reconstruction . Good luck and enjoy survivorship! ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Dark yellow/orange loose stool. Gas, upper left abd/up left back pain. Sometimes lower left pain. Panicking about pancreatic cancer. Very stressed ?
Cancer unlikely: You are at very low risk for pancreatic cancer at your age. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex. ...Read more