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I had gall bladder surgery 2 weeks ago, i want to know what the recovery is before i can play racquet ball. How long before a person can play a vigorous active, such as, raquet ball after having your gall bladder removed.
While : While the general rule of thumb is 6 weeks, it can be shorter if it was done laparoscopically, if you are in otherwise good health and was relatively active before - it so, even as short as 2 weeks is possible. However if you are on other medications, such as corticosteroids, that may interfere with wound healing, it may take longer. In addition, if there is any redness or drainage from the wound, if you have other medical problems, such as diabetes, you have kidney or liver disease, history of poor healing, then you will also need longer period of time. As with any recovery after surgery, you need to resume activity in a graded manner, starting off lightly and increasing as you tolerate. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I believe i pulled my Achilles playing racquet ball the other night. It felt like someone kicked me andheld my foot down. I can't put pressure on toes?
Likely normal: In general, the testicles are similar in size from right to left, and one will usually hang lower than the other. If the difference in size is new or the shape of one testicle changes, it should be examined by an md. If the one side has 'always' been larger, likely nothing to worry about. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
It's a great workout: So much can be done with so little. You can essentially work out every muscle group with the right combination of weights. Start with a pair of 2.5lb, 5 lb, 10 lb, 15 lb and 20 lb dumbbells, no more is needed, start simple.Start with exercise that work more than one muscle group at a time. Remember. Core strength is the foundation all exercises build upon. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Works the core-a bit: You can work your core muscles and improve your posture while sitting and working. However, new research shows that it is important to not sit for great lengths of time. In fact. It is recommended to stand up every 20 min even if it is for 1-2 minutes. Even better is having a work station that can raise and lower so that you can do a lot of computer work while standing. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My boyfriend feels this small maybe quarter size ball inside me. He says it has a rough side to it. He's worried. Should he be?
Exam needed: Are you referring to a "ball" inside the vagina? If so, an examination will be needed to determine if anything unusual is present. Might you have forgotten to remove a tampon? ...Read more
My right side ball hurts when i touch it. Howevrer the hurt is not that much but i feel it hurts.
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