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Please get some help: I assume you are asking to hide needle marks from drug injections? If so, I don't think any doctor/nurse in his/her right mind will advise you how to do it, but they will advise you to get some help quiting the dangerous and costly habits. Drug abuse kills. Iv drug abuse and cause/spread infections-diseases. It will cost u, your family/friends. Please stop and consult your doc. Good luck. ...Read more
A patient of mine has track marks from IV drug use but denies it. How can I help as student nurse?
Car rolled over my foot. I had track marks on it. Doctor seemed to not care since not broken. Big deal or not?
Depends: Do you have on-going pain? Swelling? If your foot is functions normally, there is no pain or deformity-there's little need to worry. If you have pain, swelling, difficulty walking, return to your doctor. Subtle fractures may not show up on xray for 1-2 weeks after an injury. Other structures within the foot and ankle may have been injured, and would not be demonstrated on xray. ...Read more
Had the contraceptive implant in my arm, took the dressing off & have a weird bruise, looks like scratches on my arm, like track marks is this normal?
Red marks (size of tic-tac) across stomach, now showing up on a "track" across skin. No bite mark or center. No itching. Not raised. Not scaly.
? contact dermatitis: As described a linear (tract) vessicular, red, maulopapular rash is indicative of a contact dermatitis (such as poison ivy, oak, or basically anything you may have come in contact with that you are allergic to.) do you remember any contact? You can try otc steroid cream and Benadryl (diphenhydramine) and if it persists, get an evaluation. Good luck. ...Read more
Usually, fiber supplements such as metamucil are very effective in regulating one's bowels. You could also try a probiotic such as align or florastor. Make sure you drink enough water through the day, and avoid constipating foods such as cheese or dairy.
Lastly, regular daily exercise is one of the best behaviors in staying "regular".
Hope you feel better soon! ...Read more
Fruits and veggies: Start with fresh fruits and vegetables, a fresh apple, orange, banana, carrots and celery sticks are good starts. I personally like black beans, kidney beans and chickpeas from the can and I add them to my salads. Fresh mango is delicious as are grapes and blueberries. Go for it- you can do it. By the way, walnuts and almonds are real good for you cause of the omega 3 oils. ...Read more
Pcos?: Periods abnormal? You need lab work. Perform virtual consult so we can help you ...Read more
I had my baby 3 months ago. I feel like she isn't tracking objects well. Is that a problem at 3 months?
I recently had a m/c sometime last week so when should I expect my first full cycle so I can start tracking?
Return of cycles: It's not uncommon for your body to take 1 to 2 months before going back to regular cycling after a miscarriage. If by three months you have not gone back to cycling, please see your doctor ...Read more
So im not sure if I put a new tampon in. I think I got side tracked. I don't feel it. Is it possible to get lost?
Yes: If you forgot that you inserted a tampon you may have inserted another one on top of it. This can push the original tampon behind the cervix. It can be difficult to find. If you notice brown, yellow or foul smelling discharge there is likely a tampon stuck. You can see your gynecologist for a quick exam to see if one is in the vagina. ...Read more
I have a condromalacia the type that there is no abnormal tracking, after what time I will feel better with exercises?
I've been tracking it since april there's how it goes april 19-24 may 16-21 june 7-14 july 5-13 31-aug9 19-22 24-sept2 what could cause this?
What?: What are you tracking? What is the problem this could cause? What are you specifically worrying about? ...Read more