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Timex Ironman Watch Band Replacement
I have a touch of lympodemia and am going for complete shoulder replacement on same arm can i remove the band from my arm after surgery?
Testosterone: Can be administered many different ways, which include injections, transdermally (patches ; gels), and buccal. Your levels should rise the same day as the administration of the medication. If it an appropriate dose, your levels should return to normal the day of administration. ...Read more
My ortho dr recommends i have TKA. How long does the replacement parts last now? wasn't it 10-15 years before? My dr says it lasts till 30 years now.
TKA: I would listen to my orthopedic surgeon or get a second opinion from an orthopedic surgeon that dips in a different group. ...Read more
What can happen if i want to tray if haw can leave without T replacement aftar 7 years and when doc put me on it i wasn't have lower then bottom line?
Testosterone: You would then drop back down to your lower testosterone level or possibly lower than the original Symptoms of low testosterone may occur with the drop - fatigue, irritability, memory and loss of muscle mass. Labido issues usually do not occur until lower levels in the 200's. The heart, bone and brain protection occur at higher levels. The method of delivery also may make a difference in symp ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My mom has degenerating disks can she get disk replacement ? She literally can't do anything g without being out for 3 days
Well- that depends: There are such things as "injectable artificial vertebral disks" but you'll need an orthopod to answer more details about them since I have no experience with them but what I can comment on is that mom will probably not be considered a candidate for such a procedure unless she's been through the standard approaches of therapy, medication control, etc. Wanna talk more? www.healthtap.com/drsaghafi ...Read more
I drink on average 3- 16oz redbull enegy drinks a day , sometimes more , what could happen if i don't stop and what is a better, healthier replacement?
Aging heart: The taurine is stringer than the caffeine, this is causing your heart to beat faster and harder than it needs to. This will age your heart quicker. Add to that a chronic dehydrated state on these diuretics and you are facing an older body than it should be in your future. Stop the insanity. ...Read more
Help!taking ativan 1mg. I started 0.5 mg Xanax (alprazolam) as replacement 4 ativan.Don't like how i feel on xanax (alprazolam). How long b4 Xanax (alprazolam) is out and can resume ativan?
Please: Ask your doctor directly, let her/him know what is going on with your medications, provide her/him with all info regarding all the medications u r taking. S/he will help you the best. This forum is not intended to replace face to face consultation. Be safe, follow your doctor prescription and refrain to self medicate urself. Thank u! ...Read more
What the defrenc btween my own testosterone and testosterone replacement by androgel and why treatment of low t are lots of riski'm not my own t?
Testosterone: If you have low testosterone on your own you will benefit from AndroGel or other testosterone therapies. There are potential side effects but that should be monitored by the doctor prescribing your androgel. I monitor psa, hgb/hct, and hdl. If the results indicate possible side effects based on the above labs, discuss this with your doctor. ...Read more