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If Postinor 2 tablets are taken once, on the last fertile day according to chat. And there are no period signs 14 days after. .. is there need to worr?
Worry a little bit: We always worry some, when EMERGENCY pills are needed. That's life. Plan B, Postinor 2, and other brands of emergency contraceptive pills can alter the menstrual bleeding for the current cycle, and sometimes the next month's cycle too. One should be sure to check a home pregnancy test about 3 weeks after sex, because emergency contraceptive pills work most of the time, but not all the time. ...Read more
Consult Process: Yes, you can choose a doctor that is available on Healthtap Prime when you call. They must be logged on to Healthtap Prime and listed as available for you to be transferred for a live consult. Otherwise, it will be routed to the next MD. Currently, individual specialties cannot be requested, but in the future this might change. The questions are geared towards primary care with referrals as needed ...Read more
It could be: So have him checked out by his doctor. Or maybe that he just likes to talk about good old days. Can't tell without mental status exam. ...Read more
Why is it that despite the fact that my brother can talk, he talks with sign language? I've only seen him communicate verbally once. See heath profile
Normal variant: Some prefer to communicate verbally and some prefer to communicate visually. ...Read more
Talk to self: That is normal, unless u have other psychotic symptoms such as parables or hallucinations or you behave oddly in social cituations and avoid everything and everyone for fear of hidden motives. ...Read more
'Live' consultations: HealthTap PRIME doctors see you via smartphone, tablet, or laptop. When asking your question on HealthTap, just click on the icon for a Live Consultation to link to PRIME. The PRIME doctor can see photos you upload into your FILES. You can also send images in the middle of a live consultation. PRIME can be reached from anywhere in the world, and patients just have a relatively low fee. ...Read more
It varies: Diabetes is commonly associated with over weight/obesity. Typically the blood sugar levels start going up and when the sugar levels are quit ehigh, sugar starts going out into the urine. So patients urinate more often and may ahve excess of thirst. A blood test for high blood sugar level reveals the diagnosis quite easily. ...Read more
Can vary: Chronic liver disease can be asymptomatic and over time can lead to cirrhosis. Signs like fluid build up in the abdominal cavity (ascites), easy bruising, jaundice and symptoms of decreased appetite, fatigue, feeling sleepy or confused (hepatic encephalopathy) can occur. Your liver doctor can help manage and control the above signs/symptoms as they occur at different rates. ...Read more
I've been dropping things accidentally lately and I've also been stuttering whenever I talk. What could this be a sign of?
M south Indian. Does sounds like woo, waa, brrr produced and imitated by my 5 month old sister's baby is a sign she is gonna talk soon?
Communication: At 4 months, typically-developing babies goo & coo reciprocally, as you describe. At 6 months they produce a string of syllables: da-da-da-da, ma-ma-ma-ma. At 9 months those become a non-specific ma-ma & da-da, with 3 words at a year, a specific ma-ma, da-da & ba-ba. At 6 months, learned behavior begins; babies lift up their arms to be picked up. Read, play & talk to her See healthy children.org. ...Read more
I think mom has depression, what signs can I look for? She's very difficult to talk to so how can I help her without a professional around?
Care and Concern: It is sometimes hard to talk to family members about feelings and emotions. I would encourage you to be patient for a time when things are relatively peaceful and calm. Then, just share your conncerns in a simple and gentle way. Remember, you cannot be responsible for how your mother reacts - just stay focused on showing her that you care about her and want to suport her. ...Read more
Difficult: BP change on talking to the comatose patient means his autonomic system is responding to some stimuli not necessarily speaking. I am not aware of study that has answered to this parameter for prognosis. ...Read more
My late husband's daughter was active teacher and businesswoman. Now 68 and signs of cognitive impairment who should talk with her?
Anyone can: Dementia is a difficult thing to experience and address. It can be very subtle, but if it is now noticeable, the chances for her to be a danger to herself are greater (driving, leaving something unattended on the stove). Some reversible things can cause dementia, so best to be seen sooner to check into them. A physician can help discuss the problem and do a detailed exam to see how bad it is. ...Read more
I have bipolar and I already see signs of it in my 15 year old but I can't get his therapist to take me more serious when I try to talk about it?
Oral Cancer: Sore that will not heal, and a mass that does not not feel that the skin around it or may have decreased sensation. ...Read more
I am showing early signs of schizophrenia, but am not saying that is what it is. I am scared to talk to my doctor. I am scared to talk to my doctor in fear he will lock me up in a mental institution when I do not need it. I have seen things that others ca
Get help now: If you are right you can save yourself a great deal of grief by getting treatment before the symptoms become too severe. Generally psychiatric hospitalization isn't needed unless someone becomes dangerous to themselves or others and except in the case of real danger your doctor cannot lock you up against your will. You have a chance to save yourself a lot of misery --- use it. ...Read more
Had a cat scan ordered by urologist and I picked up my report. Called the doctor but apparently he is on vacation. And nurse said she couldn't talk about it until the doctor signs off on it - which means a long wait for me. What do the following mean? Ca
If: If you have bleeding, pain or other urgent situation, you should try to see the urologist who is covering for your vacationing doctor. If this is not possible, see your general physician or go to your local emergency room. ...Read more
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At best a screening: Think about it. If you do, you'll see how unreliable it would be. Even with validated psychometric tests, experts differ often. Dx is seen by serious professionals is one of the greatest challenges. That said, once an experienced, well-trained pro does their 'thing' - they usually do have a good idea about the problems and best treatments. ...Read more
Treatment: If someone is a vet and has limited resources the VA may be their best bet as many centers have addiction medicine programs. I would also recommend checking with the link I posted previously for resources. Also, NA and Smart Recovery do online meetings. I misunderstood your post as a request for general information not treatment. I do not think addiction treatment is possible through HealthTap. ...Read more
Still there: If it's still there, a doctor's visit is preferred to a video chat. Especially if it's still there. ...Read more
Is facebook chat as bad as the chat rooms of the 90s? Can kids get into trouble on it? So worried about my grandson.
Yes and no: Facebook can be as bad, but it's more of a sin of commission than before. With facebook, you can filter who knows your information or can post on your page, but once somebody is a friend, they have access to everything, including information about your friends. Children can give too much personal information to people who shouldn't have it. More dangerous as teens don't recognize it. ...Read more
Is it healthy to feel horny all the time? Don't have a boyfriend its been 20 years now still single. But chating wih a guy and he makes me horny.
Spontaneous/inherite: The listed frequency of cri du chat syndrome is 1/20, 000-1/50, 000 births. The partial deletion of chromosome 5 is thought to represent 85% by spontaneous new mutations and 15% from an abnormal chromosomal contribution from an unaffected parent that carries a balanced rearrangement of chromosomal material. ...Read more