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Hi sir, this is sanjay, my problem is that I'm very slim. So please suggest me the diet. My age is32 yrs & height is 5.8 ft weight- 52 kgs?
Nutritionist: A slender build is different than weight loss. If you have experienced unexpected weight loss see your doctor! If you are serious about improving your body composition, you will need a customized approach that fits into your life style. A nutritionist or personal trainer can work with your doctor to create a plan for success. You must start by making nutrition and exercise a priority in your life. ...Read more
Dr. Sanjay kumar you answered that my mixed mania bipolar could be wrong dx. What else could it be? Also I am seeing a psychiatrist & on meds not wrkin
Bipolar disorder: Bipolar disorder with manic or hypomanic phase can be mistaken by ahdh predominantly hyperactive, hyperthyroidism, cushing disease (excessive cortisol produced by supra renal glands) or other hyper metabolic states. Many times could be misdiagnosed as schizophreniform disorder, or delusional disorder, due to grandiosity and psychotic ideation. The lack of response to treatment is not diagnostic. ...Read more
I heard on a segment by Dr. Sanjay Gupta on CNN that some doctors think any oil, even olive oil, increase risk of cardiovascular disease. Is it true?
It's still a fat: Any type of oil is still a fat, high in calories which can ultimately contribute to overweight/obesity and thereby heart disease. Some oils have a better profile of fats, meaning saturated, polyunsaturated, monounsaturated and trans fats, but all contribute calories. Olive oil may just be the lesser of several evils. ...Read more
Nothing: This is fine. Your period will just come one day earlier than usual, that's all. ...Read more
Hello and Welcome to HealthTap,
There is not much data showing it's strengths and weakness.
Historically it has been used for weight loss, hair strength, improving skin texture, constipation and for its cooling effect.
The amount used for different reasons varies and depends why you want to use it. There are no set guidelines as to how much you should eat or how much is safe.
Thank you! ...Read more
It's a sunday night and I had a toenailremoved on tuesday. I'm still in a lotof pain. What should I do? Is this normal?
Ice: Put some ice on it. If the pain is still unbearable, call the doctor to get you some pain pill. ...Read more
I try to cycle almost every day, riding 10-15 miles/day and 25/30 miles on Saturday and Sunday, avg 4 min/mile. Is this 2 much?
Depends: If you feel good without residual aches or pains and you do extension spinal stretching, no problem. ...Read more
I got a blemish on Sunday and it's still not 100% gone today 5 days later how long do blemishes take to disappear completely? Approx?!
Blemis: As long as is getting better and not worse don't eorry ...Read more
I am going through an emotionally hard time at the moment and have lost my appetite. I haven't eaten since Sunday as every time I try to eat I feel si?
Time to seek help: Now if you continue to struggle emotionally you will give yourself physical heath issues. Go to your doctor and discuss your feelings. Get some help now before there be one more issues ...Read more
Seeing a therapist: It is both permissible and recommended to get counseling during a divorce. These records are private and confidential and not subject to review by courts unless the circumstances are extreme (abuse of a child, neglect etc). Courts and attorneys often won't listen to you, they just want to settle the matter. You will be heard in therapy. ...Read more
Assess why you: Are nervous about work. If you are having trouble with a supervisor or do not like your job, consider getting help from a psychologist. They can help you assess the problems ; see if there are ways to resolve them. They may help you figure out how to get into another job, if that is necessary. They can also teach you some stress management techniques. ...Read more
Plan B: Plan B is basically double strength birth control pills. You are supped to take it the morning after an "unprotected" intercourse, hence the name "the morning after" pill. Like everything in life, it is not 100% effective but it is over 99% so if taken as directed. So as your parents and teachers always told you, "Follow the directions". ...Read more
Yes: The important thing is that you're exercising. Sneakers may help some folks' feet withstand impact better; if you find this not to be necessary, wear whatever seems right. One can't think that the roman legions were much the worse for sandals rather than gym shoes. ...Read more
Grief & loss: I am sorry for your loss. You are grieving and it can really hurt. One thing you might consider would be to pay homage to your loved dog. It can very helpful to obtain closure. You could pray or write down the how you feel and what your dog meant to you. You could read it out loud or do something that is symbolic. You could do it in private or with others who understand your loss & care. ...Read more
Correct dose: Finish current pack and proceed directly into your next package of pills. ...Read more
I've been having a headache since sunday morning. Everytime I look left and right it hurts more.?
I had implantation. Last sunday and monday took a test thursday it said not pg did I test to early?
I am nearly five weeks and have eaten three containers of guacamole since Sunday. Is that unhealthy?
Many calories: That was a lot of calories. Try and keep your intake balanced and moderate. ...Read more
What happens if I donate plasma on sunday and the week starts over on monday can I donate tuesday and wednesday?
The Red Cross requirements for blood and plasma donation are given in the website listed below. You are asking to donate with far greater frequency. Are you donating for money? You risk harming your health by donating more frequently than recommended by red cross.
http://www. Redcrossblood. Org/donating-blood/eligibility-requirements ...Read more
Will I spot because I made a mistake and took my 3rd week pill for sunday instead of my 2nd week pill for sunday?
Depends: If you have a pill that changes dosages over the month it might make a difference. If the dose is constant then it won't make any difference at all! ...Read more