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Have acid reflux from relifin I take protonix not helping. I'm very stiff without. My dr just switch me to dexilnt and celebrex (celecoxib) do you think?
Common: As people age, they get to starting to thing abut the reality of their leaving this life. A part of all religions is to address what happens next, usually in a comforting although sometimes threatening manner. Older folks facing this frequently gravitate to their religion to find satisfaction with the inevitable passing. ...Read more
Morals not religion: Morals don't have to be dependent upon religion. Try to define the moral lessons you want to teach outside of a religious context. ...Read more
Working on recovery: I hope that your next steps involve working on your recovery from opiate abuse, not only taking methadone. You can speak with the physician dispensing the methodone about this, but also connect with narcotics anonymous: http://www. Na.Org/ through this web site you can access much helpful information, and also find group meetings near your home. Good luck to you. ...Read more
No way to know: The majority of males and females masturbate at some time in thier lives. There is an old saying "99% of men masturbate and the other 1% lie" may hold true. Religeous beliefs and practices can influence the practice of masturbation. Religeon and sex often are on opposite ends of discussion and practice. ...Read more
Relafen (nabumetone) belongs to a group of drugs called nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (nsaids). It works by reducing hormones that cause inflammation and pain in the body.
There is no one drug that is effective for everyone when it comes to joint pain so please consult with your physician. ...Read more
I'll tell!: Usaully two 750mg tableets together, or one two times a day. Relafen (nabumetone) is inactive in your stomach, and is converted to its active form by the liver. Therefore it can be once daily and great for arthritis or any chronic pain. But not good for an acute headache. Nonethless, take with fluids. If you decide to take it once daily, supper time is best. It will be around at night and am! ...Read more
Pangea Organics: Try pangea products. They are plant based (not weird chemicals), organic, vegan, cruelty-free, gluten-free and fairtrade. The high antioxidant content found in these products supports collagen retention, helps stimulate micro-circulation, gently purifies, brightens skin tone and helps prevent discoloration and moisture loss. Http://www. Pangeaorganics. Com/buffalo. ...Read more
ReliOn Insulin: Walmart sells ReliOn insulin, Novolin (Regular, NPH and 70/30) at discounted prices. These are biosynthetic human insulins, time to peak and duration of action do not replicate endogenous basal and postprandial insulin secretion. Synthetic insulin analogs (lispro, aspart, glulisine, glargine, detemir, degludec) are preferred. Discuss with your doctor if switching insulin is right for you. ...Read more
Sometimes it can: Some research shows that religious people who also participate in church have better mental health. Http://tinyurl. Com/n5qvbq8 they may handle stress better, have more well-being and hope, be less depressed and anxious, be more socially connected, drink less alcohol, etc. That said, religious ideas may also be incorporated into psychotic thinking, such as feeling intensely guilty or "bad.". ...Read more
Are the cheap relion brand for diabetes testing accurate from wal mart? That's all I could afford I never been diabetic level 96
If you are not diabetic why do you need a glucose monitor? Results from the glucose monitors are not reliable for a diagnosis of diabetes.
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. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. 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
How does one accept mortality. I have had counselling, doesn't help. I don't believe in any religions. I feel I have a greater awareness of death.
Explore the research: No one knows for sure what happens after we die but there is a great deal of objective evidence that some aspect of our being survives. One does not have to believe in religion to accept this. Some good books on this subject include Death Is of Vital Importance by Elizabeth Kubler-Ross, Life After Life by Raymond Moody and Life Before Life by Jim Tucker. Also see http://tinyurl. Com/ppoasky ...Read more
Every monthly visit, my Dr. Seems to imply that I need God in my life, or religion in general tho I've nvr shared my beliefs. It feels wrong, is it?
Today I passed an important exam. I'm so happy that I can't stay. Now I can't rest, relax. In july I had ipomania. Is now the beginning of a new episode?
Not necessarily: If your treatment for hypomania last summer taught you strategies, you can use them again - even if this is merely normal excitement and happiness. If it didn't - this might be a good opportunity to seek cbt talk therapy to learn skills for times in your life that your success is so great that it makes you too happy for your own good ;-) congratulations! ...Read more
I am from india I got seriesis on my whole body its from last one year doctors are saying will never get relief from this problem how can I get relif?
Psoriasis: There certainly are treatments for your condition. You need to see a dermatologist. While your condition may be permanent, you can obtain relief from it. ...Read more
Depends: Do you want to GET mental illness or NOT get mental illness? ...Read more
What is it for: The first thing is to establish a diagnosis. The anti-inflammatories can help, but maybe you don't need them and can improve the problemwith exercise, posture, etc. All medications have alternatives but some are better than others. With the NSAID we have to watch the stomach, the kidneys, the blood pressure. Each of these can be affected in a adverse way and you need to be monitored. ...Read more
The meter is fine. Often the price of the meters is usually based on the data they store. Which is not necessary. Some meters are designed to take less blood and that can be a cost factor, but not a function factor.
Talk to the pharmacist. However the meter is functional and should take and accurate blood sugar reading. ...Read more
Relatin 2 my last q I have had xray al I am askin would this of been the cause of my pain in the palate?
Possibly: It's impossible to know without a clinical exam, however it is possible that that the x-ray film and or holder/sensor that was placed in the mouth has irritated your palate. This is quite common and the discomfort usually resolves on its own in a day or so. If the pain does not resolve seek care as soon as possible. ...Read more
How much does religion inform the practice of psychiatry in america and does this discriminate against nonchristian patients?
Spirituality: Psychiatrists are interested in your spirituality because it can be a support to you and your family. Some people are more directly religious, choosing to participate in church, temple or other communities. There's no discrimination against non-christian patients in psychiatry. The psychiatrist may ask about your religion in order to better understand you and what matters to you. ...Read more
Actually I have some huge sexual desire but according to my religion and society surrounding, I get to hold that desire in, is that healthy?
Desire is common: Sexual desire is common at your age. Religion feels that one of its tasks is to regulate this. You have to decide where you are on this spectrum between severe restraints of your religion and whatever freedom you want to exercise. The healthy choice is the one that leaves you comfortable so that you will not have regrets later in life. ...Read more
Uncommon side effect: Low white blood cell counts can occur with this medication, but in less than one percent of patients. Low wbd is more common with other medications used to treat rheumatic diseases, and sometimes may be a complication of diseases such as systemic lupus erythematosus or rheumatoid arthritis. ...Read more