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I was diagnosed as having fibromaylgia.... It hurts to just walk sometimes and I have zero energy. What can I do to reverse pitt?
HAVE IT CHECKED: You can take some over the counter pain pills and if it persists than see your doctor. ...Read more
Not a good idea: In general because over-exercising the jaw muscles (masseters, as in case of brad pitt) could end up overloading the chewing apparatus/jaw joint. I'm afraid brad was just naturally endowed unlike most of us! ...Read more
What is causing me to get bumps in my arm pitts and they are very sore and hurt? They hurt like a pimple and they get so big then bust.
Hello. : Hello. This sounds a lot like hydraadenitis suprativa. A dermatologist or a family doctor should be able to confirm if this is the cause or it is from a different condition. ...Read more
Every month before or during period, I get one swellon lymph node under my arm Pitt. Goes completely away after period is over. Should I worry?
Probably not: Only if it gets red, swollen or painful, at which time I would get it evaluated by a doctor ...Read more
There is a rash at the bass of my arm pitt and one on my back. The rash is small. Each bump has a black dot. It's inflammed and has a burning sensation?
Sorry to hear you've been dealing with rash issues. There are glands under the arm pit that can commonly become clogged and become infected. We have larger glands there that you wouldn't find elsewhere, like say your forearm. If you shave, it is also common to get ingrown hairs. Usually these issues are self resolving. More info: http://wb.md/2pAk5BC Hope this helps! ...Read more
What do I do with my acne scars n pitt formation on my face. How can I reduce. Any home remedy. Hw many sittings of fraxel laser 4 superficial pitts.
Many options: There are many ways to try to improve the appearance of acne scars. The best place to start is with a consultation with a dermatologist or plastic surgeon who can review the expected results with skin care, resurfacing procedures, injections or surgical techniques. Unfortunately this is often a difficult problem and you need to go in with the expectation of improvement, not perfection. ...Read more
Drinking h20 lil but more 4 mild kidney failure woke up w +2 Pitt edema in legs and hands swollen and feel real tired what is this!?
I'm a 44-year-old mother of 4 and housewife. I have bumps and pitts on my finger nails on my left hand should I be worried.
Nuerodegeerative des: Pick's disease is a rare neurodegenerative disease that causes progressive destruction of nerve cells in the brain. Symptoms include loss of speech (aphasia) and dementia. While some symptoms can initially be alleviated, the disease progresses and patients often die within two to ten years. ...Read more
Some growth expected: At sixteen your growth centers have some potential for growth and simple measures help the best. Follow a healthy diet, rest and exercise. If you want to know how much longer you have to grow, an x-ray of your wrist and hand can be analysed for bone maturity. If close to 16 you have a little left, if like 14 you have more. ...Read more
Shoulder pain: Shoulder pain can be caused by a spinal nerve entrapment or irritation at the level of exit through the neural foramen in spinal column. The pain nay be referred or radiate into the shoulder with c 4-5 spinal nerves injury. It is usually associated with neck pain and muscle spasms with limitation in the range of movement of the neck. An electromyogram and MRI may help in the evaluation. ...Read more
Diuretic Pills: Diuretics are used for high blood pressure. Any other use is dangerous, unhealthy, and will never ---and I mean never--lead to weight loss. Please do not follow in the path of women who get obsessed with these pills thinking that some day they will lead to weight loss and it never ever does. ...Read more
Inherited disease: Niemannpick is one of a group of fatal inherited metabolic disorders. This disease is a form of sphingolipidosis, as it involves defective metabolism of sphingolipids. Sphingolipidoses, in turn, are included in the larger family of lysosomal storage diseases (lsds). These accumulate in brain tissue and cause damage which eventually kills the victim. No current cure is known. ...Read more
Sure...: Sure you could even snort ball bearings but why would you want all that crap in your lungs. Pills have lots of chemicals and binders that are not supposed to be snorted that can cause all sorts of lung problems. http://drugabuse.com/library/snorting-sniffing-drug-abuse/ ...Read more
The body is like an: Orchestra, all the parts work in concert. At some point in history the heart was seen to be the main part, at others the brain was viewed this way. Many organs are duplicated in case we loose one, e.g., the eyes, ears, kidneys, etc. Philosophically, the human will, choice, spirit, can be seen as the main part. Your value system will determine it for you. Peace and good health. ...Read more
Healthy LIfestyle: Over the counter weight loss pills are not effective. The ingredients in them are also not regulated by the fda, so you do not know what you are actually getting. They can be harmful to your health. The best way to lose weight is through creating a healthy lifestyle in which you exercise & eat 3-6 nutritious meals/snacks daily containing lean protein, grains, colorful fruits & veggies & some fats. ...Read more