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Is it considered anxiety to be consistently asking questions about my health status onto this website on a daily basis?

Is it considered anxiety to be consistently asking questions about my health status onto this website on a daily basis?

Probably.: One who is 19 years old usually does not have many health concerns. Casually asking a few questions here and there is reasonable and a good sign of curiosity. But serious and persistent pursuit of phantom illness or enhanced perception of normal function is detrimental. Preoccupation with health status can prevent you from engaging in the normal activities of a 19 year old. ...Read more

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How can you find answers to health questions?

Health tap: Almost all health questions can be answered with carefully worded inquiries to the health tap website. Here you will find many experts in all areas of medical and health care to respond to your questions. ...Read more

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How can I ask doctors my health questions?

How can I ask doctors my health questions?

Post public question: If you did not ask for premium, paid services, then this HealthTap public forum is free. Post your question with good grammar and spelling, and one or more of the thousands of volunteer doctors may answer it. They might skip repetitive questions, or ones that have too many abbreviations, or are otherwise hard to understand. (Or you may try HealthTap's premium services for a PRIVATE consultation.) ...Read more

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Ask a health question...How do you treat a ganglion. ?

Ask a health question...How do you treat a ganglion.

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Depends: This is very dependent on the location of the ganglion, associated factors and prior treatment. You should discuss this with your doctor and/or surgeon. ...Read more

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What to do if I have a serious health question about my urine!!! help?

What to do if I have a serious health question about my urine!!! help?

Would love to help: we would love to help you. Please allow us to help by asking your health question to us about your urine and we will respond with our best professional opinion. thank you ...Read more

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Am amos dapaa from Ghana -Africa , my question is this ......can frequent sex affect my health ?

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Am amos dapaa from Ghana  -Africa , my question is this ......can frequent sex affect my health ?

Yes, but . . .: First, let's agree that "frequent sex" is a matter of opinion. Second, there are some studies suggesting that more frequent sex makes you healthier (http://www.askmen.com/sports/health_100/141_mens_health.html). However, it may be that being/getting healthy enough to have frequent sex is actually why you're healthier. Of note, frequent unprotected sex w/multiple partners is dangerous & bad 4 healt ...Read more

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Ask a question about my health so that my application to HealthTap is taken seriously. SO I'm keep?

Ask a question about my health so that my application to HealthTap is taken seriously. SO I'm keep?

How are you ?: Preventive care is important and sometime just to ask " how are you " may stir meaningful conversation with your doctor . How is your nutrition, your exercise habits. Last time had physical exam? keep up with good health. ...Read more

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Really important question about my grampa's health. Why does he need to get up every night to use the bathroom?

Really important question about my grampa's health. Why does he need to get up every night to use the bathroom?

Waking up: It is common for older men to wake at night to use the bathroom often from an enlarged prostate, which may be benign and sometimes treated with medicine. However, other medical conditions can produce this symptom, so he should discuss with his doctor. ...Read more

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Is my profile viewable by other health tap members, or just by you, the doctors? Who can view the questions i submit?

Not sure: As far as the providers, we have limited information and are answering based mainly on age and gender and the amount of information provided in the question. ...Read more

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I have been mastrubating thrice a day, is it good for health ? Many are saying it id good for health.. Please answer the question

I have been mastrubating thrice a day, is it good for health ? Many are saying it id good for health.. Please answer the question

Masturbation: Masturbation is a common and healthy part of the human experience. Every man you know masturbates or has masturbated. There are no negative health consequences to this common sexual activity in general. ...Read more

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This isn't a health question or anything but do you doctors like artist...I'm very good at drawing if you want i'll post some of my work on here?

This isn't a health question or anything but do you doctors like artist...I'm very good at drawing if you want i'll post some of my work on here?

"The key to the...: ...mystery of a great artist is that for reasons unknown, he leaves us with the feeling that something is right [or wrong] in the world." Leonard Bernstein. Good luck in your endeavors-- ...Read more

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My question is what is recommended for gaining weight ? Im 5'5 and 98 lbs i have no health problems and eat a lot Is there a pill or would ensure help

My question is what is recommended for gaining weight ? Im 5'5 and 98 lbs i have no health problems and eat a lot Is there a pill or would ensure help

See below: In order to increase your weight you must eat or drink more calories daily than you burn up. But you don't want just more fat on the body so it's important to build muscle also. In order to do this you increase the amount of food you eat daily. Follow a mediterranean type diet and start a strength training muscle building program. For information on diet go to http://bit.ly/1FMQO4d ...Read more

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Added to the previous question they don't hurt, won't know there there unless u look and sometimes they itch a little? Pic in health file for reference

Added to the previous question they don't hurt, won't  know there there unless u look and sometimes they itch a little? Pic in health file for reference

Can't see previous Q: Each question has to be complete for its own sake - and you have to choose the doctor to see your health file. Did you already choose one? If so this conversation should be private with that dr. ...Read more

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What to do if I have a health question for health class?

You can ask the: question in class. You can check your text book or on line. If you have a clear & specific question you can submit that. ...Read more