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I've had mild to pretty bad persistentacne for 14yrs tried everything nothing has worked to keep me clear. Should I give 10mg acutaine trmnt a shot?

Acne: Combining retinoids to your regimen of treatment might be an option. Examples are tazorac, (tazarotene) differin & retin-a. Discuss with your doctor. ...Read more

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I have a chronic constipation? I have tried everything. Nothing works! What must be done, pls. Advise.

I have a chronic constipation? I have tried everything. Nothing works! What must be done, pls. Advise.

See colon and rectal: If you have tried the usual measures (fiber, fluids and exercise and laxatives) and nothing is working, it's time to see a board certified colon and rectal surgeon. Basic workup might include a colonoscopy, a voiding proctogram, sits marker study and some basic lab tests including thyroid function tests. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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My 1 year old son struggels with dry patches all over his skin and it itches I have tried everything nothing helps can you advice what I can try?

My 1 year old son struggels with dry patches all over his skin and it itches I have tried everything nothing helps can you advice what I can try?

Eczema: Click on this link for how to care for eczema and then click on the word "eczema" to download the document.
http://ramseypediatric. Com/pediatrics-blog/eczema-dry-skin-atopic-dermatitis-sensitive-skin/eczema/. ...Read more

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I get bloated and really sick everytime I eat or drink anything. They said I have cronic consitapation. I'v tried everything nothing is working and it's getting worse I cn't eat or drink without getting sick i'v had everything check they can't find anythi

I get bloated and really sick everytime I eat or drink anything. They said I have cronic consitapation. I'v tried everything nothing is working and it's getting worse I cn't eat or drink without getting sick i'v had everything check they can't find anythi

Have: Have you tried a lactose free diet (no dairy)? Also have your doctors considered gluten insensitivity? If not, you should try a gluten fred diet for about a month and monitor for signs of improvement. You can find more information at www. Eatingglutenfree. Com
best of luck. ...Read more

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Scalp gets oily after washing hair and hair is super dry n tangled. Tried everything nothing is working plz help?

Scalp gets oily after washing hair and hair is super dry n tangled. Tried everything nothing is working plz help?

Hairdresser: I do not know exactly what you are describing a little vague. But if you are having so much trouble with your scalp and hair ask your hairdresser for a product to help your scalp and hair ...Read more

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Severe acne on back and chest for four years now. Tried everything nothing helps. What can I do?

Severe acne on back and chest for four years now. Tried everything nothing helps. What can I do?

Go to dermatologist: You may need oral antibiotics and specialized treatment for pustular acne.It is possible that your pcp may order this or see a skin specialist. ...Read more

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I have acne on my shoulders around the top area its very red and irritated and its also bother some ive tried everything & nothing works?

I have acne on my shoulders around the top area its very red and irritated and its also bother some ive tried everything & nothing works?

Acne: Acne in its cystic form can be very severe. Aggressive use of topical therapies can dry the skin and be irritating. It may be time to see a physician for oral medications such as antibiotics or retinoids. These have significant side effects and need to be prescribed and monitored by a professional. ...Read more

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My allegriws are so bad My nose is burning in my upper nostrils and it hurts so bad. What medicine should I take I have tried everything nothing works?

My allegriws are so bad My nose is burning in my upper nostrils and it hurts so bad. What medicine should I take I have tried everything nothing works?

Have you tried: A nasal cortisone spray (example NASONEX)?

That might be worth a try...
BTW If you are using a DECONGESTANT Spray switch brands. THAT may be irritating your nose!

Hope this helps!
Dr Z ...Read more

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Post nasal drip 8 months now. Doctor said it's allergies? I tried everything nothing is work!!

Post nasal drip 8 months now. Doctor said it's allergies? I tried everything nothing is work!!

Allergic rhinitis: I think it is about time to visit your allergist. Treatment of
allergic rhinitis are varied depending upo the cause ...Read more

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After getting allergies I've chronic nasal congestion that switches sides. I tried everything nothing helps what can it be, m always congested.

After getting allergies I've chronic nasal congestion that switches sides. I tried everything nothing helps what can it be, m always congested.

Allergies can be: A source of chronic congestion. Neti pots can reduce nasal congestion. Mix ┬╝ tsp salt w 1 cup lukewarm water. More salt can also be used. Place solution in neti pot. Tilt head & pour solution into 1 nostril. Blow nose lightly & spit out any liquid that drains into throat. Repeat on other side. This can be done in am & pm. ...Read more

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What is your opinion on getting rid of melisma and red acne scars? I've tried everything! Nothing works.

What is your opinion on getting rid of melisma and red acne scars? I've tried everything! Nothing works.

Scars;VitaminE: Life holds no guarantees as we know, but vitamin e oil placed directly on the scar regularly can help to fade or remove the scar. You can get a bottle of it in the drug store. It's inexpensive and worth a try; just be patient. A dermatologist is the expert type of doc to see. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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What is the best solution for recurrent bv? Peroxide? Iodine? Vitamin c? Lactic acid? I've tried everything nothing helps. Sex seems to be the cause.

What is the best solution for recurrent bv? Peroxide? Iodine? Vitamin c? Lactic acid? I've tried everything nothing helps. Sex seems to be the cause.

Recurrent BV...: ...is common, difficult, often very frustrating for both patient & doc. BV is not necessarily an STD, but sex often can trigger it and consistent condoms sometimes help. But treating partners doesn't help. Preventive treatment with vaginal metronidazole (MetroGel®) or boric acid vaginal capsules sometimes helps. If your doc is unfamiliar with these, find a gyn with interest in infectious diseases. ...Read more

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My face has been horribly broken out for years now. I've tried everything and nothing works. Any suggestions?

My face has been horribly broken out for years now. I've tried everything and nothing works. Any suggestions?

Acne: Try an elimination diet which will allow you to see if there are foods causing you to react with breakouts. Some of the biggest culprits are sugary foods and dairy. Also examine your environment for any toxins. ...Read more

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I have a constant head that never goes away I've tried everything and nothing relieves that pain what should I do? Please help

I have a constant head that never goes away I've tried everything and nothing relieves that pain what should I do? Please help

Headache: Please seek medical attention.

How long has it been going on? Do you have fever, nausea, vomiting, eye problems? Headaches could be due to a number of causes some more serious than others. It could be migraines, viral infection (low grade Herpes simplex I infection), lyme disease, sinusitis, effects of medication, hormonal, or more serious, tumor
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My problem is that my face is darker than the rest of my body and I tried everything and nothing is working. Help me?

My problem is that my face is darker than the rest of my body and I tried everything and nothing is working. Help me?

More sun exposure..: ..is usually the explanation for one's face being darker. Sun exposure increases the secretion of the skin pigment melanin. Other exposures may also contribute: dirt, pollution, etc. If you've tried everything, you obviously have started using sun block every day, but it may be difficult to get your face back to the shade of the rest of your body. Consult a Dermatolgoist for cosmetic expertise. ...Read more

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My baby is experiencing severe colic, I tried everything but nothing seems to work, I heard about biogaia, is it helpful in this condition?

My baby is experiencing severe colic, I tried everything but nothing seems to work, I heard about biogaia, is it helpful in this condition?

Studies show yes: Probiotic supplements (and culture-fortified foods) are not regulated by the fda. Biogaia is just one form of adding lactobacillus to your babies intestinal cycle. A recent study does show there seems to be benefit though. Use caution and talk to your pediatriian about it. The correct dose has not been established. ...Read more

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I have perfection OCD is that dangerous? Advice please. I don't think it is dangerous at all but advice please. I've tried everything and nothing has helped

I have perfection OCD is that dangerous? Advice please. I don't think it is dangerous at all but advice please. I've tried everything and nothing has helped

Perfectionism is: Maladaptive if a person persistently sets unrealistic, unattainable goals for himself & others. Perfectionists can have obsessive personality types, needing to feel in control at all times to protect themselves & ensure their own safety. However, obsessive personality type differs from OCD. A combination of Cognitive-Behavioral, humanistic, psychoanalytic, & group therapies may be needed. ...Read more

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I'm too old to be sucking my thumb. But I've tried everything and nothing seems to work. Help!

I'm too old to be sucking my thumb. But I've tried everything and nothing seems to work. Help!

Deal with BasicIssue: Behavior not culturally endorsed & can displace/damage teeth/bite over time. Back to basics: why do humans of any age suck their thumb? Could it be associating food/being fed with a sense of relief, being cared for, having value, especially in situations in which fears overpower sense of feeling loved & of value in this world; especially if events threatening confidence keep recurring? Look within. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of my huge undereye bags? I have tried everything and nothing seems to work!

How can I get rid of my huge undereye bags? I have tried everything and nothing seems to work!

Surgery: I'm not a big fan of plastic surgery, but for the right situation it makes a lot of sense. If the problem is interfering with your confidence, social life, work life, etc. Then seeking out a consult from a plastic surgeon may be reasonable. ...Read more

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I'm 23 years from 2 years I'm trying to lose weight, I have tried everything and nothing worked. Is it related to hormones imbalance?

I'm 23 years from 2 years I'm trying to lose weight, I have tried everything and nothing worked. Is it related to hormones imbalance?

Losing weight: To lose weight, get ur resting metabolism rate done (weight loss centers do this). This determines the total number of calories you need to lose 1-2lbs/week. Decreasing 500cal/day will give you a 1lb wt loss in 1wk; drink water (1/2 your body weight), eat small meals about 150-200cal 2-4x/ (depending on your metabolism rate) and 500cal/meal at night: lean protein/veggies; avoid carbs, . ...Read more

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How I can loss my weight? I tried everything but nothing works I have depression right now because of my weight I can't cantrol my hungr please me

How I can loss my weight? I tried everything but nothing works I have depression right now because of my weight I can't cantrol my hungr please me

Some thoughts...: Successful diets require that a person stick to a plan for months or years, so easier goals and small milestones are good. He must be happy with the foods he gets to eat, so severe calorie restriction is not successful. Eat vegetables without adding sauces and oils, except for a little olive oil. Don't use clarified butter (it's animal fat) nor eat too many egg yolks. Avoid sugar. Sugar is bad. ...Read more

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I need help with my acne. I've tried everything and nothing works?

I need help with my acne. I've tried everything and nothing works?

Acne treatment: Acne can be prevented or minimized by using a gentle cleanser twice daily, over the counter benzoyl peroxide or salicylic acid products or prescription medications including topical cream with or without oral medications. Don't pick! A dermatologist should be able to help you. ...Read more

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What does one do when one's dep and gad are therapy resistant and meds only partially help. Tried everything, sadly nothing works. Pl help?

What does one do when one's dep and gad are therapy resistant and meds only partially help. Tried everything, sadly nothing works. Pl help?

The right combo: If therapy and anti-depressants haven't worked for you in the past it doesn't mean they won't work in the future. There are lots if different kinds of therapy and lots of different meds. Keep looking for the combination that works for you. Sometimes it really is a matter of finding the right therapist. Good luck and best wishes. ...Read more

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All my life I've had difficulties controlling my Armpit's they sweat way too much. I've tried everything and nothing works. Please I need answers!

All my life I've had difficulties controlling my Armpit's they sweat way too much. I've tried everything and nothing works. Please I need answers!

Botox?: You may want to consider having your doctor specialist see if Botox can be approved for your excess sweating/hyperhydrosis. If it works you could have significantly sweating for at least 3-4 months at a time. ...Read more

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