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Remedies For Various Neurological And Behavioral Symptom
Dx w/ late stage Lyme, symptoms primarily neurological. 3 months into treatment with oral abx doxy+Plaquenil>ceftin, minimal improvement. IV abx next?
A70 year female with anxiety from the last 55 years. Various treatment, were given, no benefits. Pl advice for her betterment. Thanks?
Goals: Have her write down the goals she would like to accomplish with respect to the treatment of her anxiety. Team up with a primary care provider and go over the list. The primary care provider should be able to point her in the direction of a therapist who can help her accomplish these goals. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Many: There are hundreds of homeopathic medicines which might be used to help people with neurological diseases, even when conventional care falls short. These are chronic conditions -- and finding the most effective medicine for you requires working with a professional homeopath who can thoroughly assess your individual case first. Collaborative care with a conventional neurologist is still wise. ...Read more
Huge category: There are many neurological diseases and disorders, and homeopathy can be helpful in many of them. In my practice, i also recommend collaborating with a conventionally practicing neurologist and/or psychiatrist -- depending on the type of problem. Also you need a very well-trained, experienced classical (single remedy) homeopath. Find homeopathic physicians: http://homeopathyusa.Org/. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Fractura T11 and t12 with fractura costa sinister 11, without neurological disorder, what is treatment?
What is torsion dystonia with phycogenic movement? Is it neurologic or phycological? What treatment is available
? psychogenic ?: Torsion dystonia is a muscle disorder that can occur from many different causes. It can occur in degenerative disorders such as parkinsonism, huntington disease, wilsons, etc. It can occur due to medication effects especially major tranquilizers. It can be just a episodic event in some your people without definable cause. It can be either the cause for or the result of emotional stress. ...Read more
How long is too long to get medical treatment if I have neurological effects from tos n 2 cerv ribs nodr has ben able to direct me prop i take no rx's
COMPLEX: Cervical ribs explain your neurological signs and symptoms, but not clear from your note as to how this has been managed. Some pts benefit from conservative approaches, such as exercises, feldenkreis programs, osteopathic or chiropractic treatment, but surgery may be in the end best due to the ribs. Please seek an expert in tos issues, and get evaluated, as it may succeed. It is not too late. ...Read more
I am a 27 year old married women. I am unable to conceive.We have consult various doctors. Nothing is diagnosed.What step I should take as home remedy?
Many possibilities: Your husband should be treated as well as you. You might be hypothyroid despite "normal" tests- see http://bit.Ly/16xtifq rhodiola ; ashwagandha can improve fertility. Reduce stress, take a good multivitamin and avoid toxins and gmo foods. Ayurveda, acupuncture and homeopathy can all help. See http://drrandybaker.Com/2013/04/22/organic-food-diet/. ...Read more
None really: Leg ulcers may be caused by arterial disease or they are often caused by chronic venous insufficiency which is a problem that causes to much pressure to be in the veins near the skin. These ulcers are generally on the ankle mostly on the inside of the leg. The skin is ofter brown in that area. A venous specialist can diagnose and treat this condition. Our cure rate with venous ulcers is 97%. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
High esonophils %/count on CBC. chronic nasal, gastro and neurologic ailments. swollen lymphs for 10+ years. should I push doctor for treatment???
Next step for endo treatment if I had 4 laps and many various bc treatments(lupron, depo, seasonique, necon, loseasonique)? Wish to have kids at 22?
See a REI specialist: Next step is to see a fertility specialist who can check you for low egg supply (diminished ovarian reserve), scar tissue around tubes, blocked tubes, sperm issues. Some women with endo. Can get pregnant 'easily' with tablets like Clomid (clomiphene) or Letrozole with inseminations if at least one tube is open. Blocked tubes needs in vitro fertilization not more surgery. Diminished ovarian reserve may need ivf. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Active PTSD (CBT/meds) with clinical treatment for chronic low back pain and Morton's neuroma. Is PTSD a neurological disease?
PTSD: does not mean your brain is damaged. it does mean that your brain and the rest of your body is responding to past trauma and trying to file it away more comfortably, so to speak. Consider seeing a clinical psychologist who specializes in PTSD. Avoid generic ones who will treat but are not experienced in it. Peace and good health. ...Read more
Have there been any recent/ongoing studies on the long term effects (brain structure changes, cognitive, neurological, cardio, etc.) of Adderall use for the treatment of adult adhd? Akin to those studies on ssris and structural changes in the amygdala, la
Chronic leg pain and depression and anxiety. Peripheral neuropathy or any neurological disease ruled out. Would amitriptyline be a good treatment ?
Combinations: of amitriptyline with another psychoactive drug are used for treatment of continuous chronic pain disorders with anxiety and depression. Examples are Triavil and Etrafon, which combine amitriptyline and perphenazine, and Limbitrol, (chlordiazepoxide and amitriptyline) composed of amitriptyline and chlordiazepoxide. Ask your doctor for more information. ...Read more
Possible neurological effects to baby breastfed during mother's stomach-cancer treatment? (chemo etc.?) obvious mental retardation only or subtle too?
Difficult to answer: Many things make a difference here - what chemo is being used, how long exposure, etc. Remember, your baby is going through tons of development of every organ system and chemo will harm this. While i applaud your wanting to breast feed, i can't imagine risking your child's development, intelligence and risk for cancer in the future just to continue breast feeding. Effects could be devastating. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can my nerve irritation in head and lack of emotion be a syptom of neurological based behavior after hitting my head ?
Head injury: Head injuries, even those thought of as "mild" can lead to cognitive (thinking) problems, emotional changes etc. Headache is common, of various types as well. You need to see your doctor as soon as possible and likely a neurologist. If you had the MRI and it is normal, it is reassuring, but your symptoms could certainly be the head injury. There is treatment, depending on specific diagnosis. ...Read more
Neurology - not diagnosed looking for info - how quickly does Lambert Eaton Myasthenic Syndrome (LEMS) progress from experiencing the initial symptom?
Start here: Start with http://www.m.webmd.com/a-to-z-guides/lambert-eaton-myasthenic-syndromeGet a more detailed answer ›
?ataxia: Sounds like you have dysequilibration, and maybe a neurological ataxia issue. However, this could be due to vitamin deficiency such as B-12, medication reactions, effect of recreational drugs or even peripheral nerve disorder. Many conditions could be considered, so, get this evaluated and treated. ...Read more
Does constipation occur as an isolated symptom of ms? Does it always occur at the same time as other neurological symptoms?
No: The most common cause of constipation is the diet. The first thing to do is to get a history of what the patient is eating. The function of the colon is to re absorb water from the gut back into the body. Some foods act counter to that-mainly all of the grains (rice,oatmeal,barley,etc), pastas, milk, foods with a lot of pectin in them. First, reduce these in the diet before any medicinal remedies. ...Read more