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If a horse stepped on my toe should I see a doctor it's bleeding and I can't move it that well and I think the toe nail is ripped off.

If a horse stepped on my toe should I see a doctor it's bleeding and I can't move it that well and I think the toe nail is ripped off.

Yes,: I recommend a podiatrist as I am one, but an Orthopedist is just as equipped. You need to know if you have a fracture, also if the nail is ripped and bleeding you need to make sure you don't have an open fracture as this would require making sure your tetanus prophylaxis is updated and antibiotics... ...Read more

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What to do for pinching pain and locked elbow while horse riding?

What to do for pinching pain and locked elbow while horse riding?

Elbow extension: If your elbow is still locked, you need an x-ray. You could try heat and gentle motion with an anti-inflammatory if you don't think it is locked. I would strongly advise an x-ray. ...Read more

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Can you give me advice for pinching pain and locked elbow while horse riding?

Can you give me advice for pinching pain and locked elbow while horse riding?

Need to get that: Elbow medically evaluated to determine the cause of your symptoms. ...Read more

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What can I do about ankle pain after horse riding?

What can I do about ankle pain after horse riding?

Saddle riding: It may be the conditioning prior to riding or the technique that may be causing your ankle pain inside the stirrups. Make sure only the ball of your feet is secured on the saddle. Also, bracing your ankle before, during and icing afterward can help. ...Read more

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Fractured L3 transverse process 8 weeks ago. No pain 95% of time but lying down can have 'tweak'.If I start back horse riding now can I do more damage?

Fractured L3 transverse process 8 weeks ago. No pain 95% of time but lying down can have 'tweak'.If I start back horse riding now can I do more damage?

No. These heal no---: -MATTER WHAT U DO. TRY IT & IF IT HRTS, WAIT A FEW DAYS & HAVE @ IT AGAIN. EVENTUALLY THE PAIN WILL SUBSIDE. ...Read more

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Is horse riding safe while pregnant in 1st trimester?

Is horse riding safe while pregnant in 1st trimester?

Yes: You might get some different opinions on this, but there is no compelling reason - and certainly no evidence to suggest you can't do it. Of course, whether riding horses is ever completely safe (thinking of falls particularly) is also worth taking into account. ...Read more

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Could cartilage damage in my knee stop me from horse riding?

Could cartilage damage in my knee stop me from horse riding?

Maybe: You can probably continue recreational riding, however, sport riding (barrel, roping, racing, etc.) requires control with the knees, which may irritate the damaged cartillage and cause pain, which could result in loss of control. Once the cartillage is repaired or cleaned, your chances of returning to sport riding is much higher. ...Read more

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Asthma attack occurring while horse riding only rarely, with no warning, is there a way other than pre-treating to prevent them, as I ride every day?

Asthma attack occurring while horse riding only rarely, with no warning, is there a way other than pre-treating to prevent them, as I ride every day?

Asthma: It might be the area where you are riding. Pollen, dust and other allergens are typical causes for asthma. Even humidity might trigger it. Please evaluate your triggering factors and try to avoid them. Prevention is the best treatment. Try to change your track and see if it helps. Good luck. ...Read more

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Is it safe to go horse riding with heart failure?

Is it safe to go horse riding with heart failure?

Yes: As long as it does not involve too much exercise on your part. Make sure you have a companion, and that medical help is not too far. ...Read more

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What kind of ankle support could I use while horse riding and other activities to give it more support as using a tubular bandage which is not giving any support as still have bad ankle trauma?

What kind of ankle support could I use while horse riding and other activities to give it more support as using a tubular bandage which is not giving any support as still have bad ankle trauma?

Elizabeth -: I see you asked a lot of questions regarding ankle pain/trauma. I would not recommend horseback riding until you have a diagnosis and treatment plan for your ankle. YOu may be making it worse. The pain you express needs attention. Taking NSAIDS, pain killers and steroids is not so healthy for you….good luck ...Read more

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See doctor about back pain which told me nothing can be done I had a nasty horse riding accident 6 years ago had physio only 3 sessions as they said it be fine which I am not. Taken nsaid and tramadol?

See doctor about back pain which told me nothing can be done I had a nasty horse riding accident 6 years ago had physio only 3 sessions as they said it be fine which I am not. Taken nsaid and tramadol?

Alternative care: Sometimes with remote trauma like your horse riding accident scar tissue sets up and can cause a lot of pain. Alternative practitioners like chiropractors, acupuncturists and naturopathic doctors can sometimes be very helpful. In addition, finding a physical therapist that specializes in back pain could be very helpful. I hope you get some pain relief soon. ...Read more

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About three years ago, I came off a horse head first, bleed in the brain. Left me with damage and I feel useless, no judgement, more anger, more pain!

About three years ago, I came off a horse head first, bleed in the brain. Left me with damage and I feel useless, no judgement, more anger, more pain!

Strength: It shows strength encourage to ask for help. It's wasted energy to be upset about what happened in the past or what you're unable to do. Instead, look for solutions, ask for help with a rehab specialist. It's not how badly you fell down. What matters is what you do when you get back up. ...Read more

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Can a sinus infection cause nose bleed? How come my symptoms such as hoarseness, sore throat, runny nose, and nasal congestion only getting worse?

Can a sinus infection cause nose bleed? How come my symptoms such as hoarseness, sore throat, runny nose, and nasal congestion only getting worse?

Sinuses & Epistaxis.: The inflammation caused by sinus infection, along with the pure violence of constantly blowing your nose, can lead to nosebleeds in the context of a sinus infection That being said, sinus infections tend to be bacterial, so you may be getting worse because you need an antibiotic. ...Read more

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I was riding horses today started to trot and my stomach started to hirt while I was boucing. Why wud this happen?

I was riding horses today started to trot and my stomach started to hirt while I was boucing. Why wud this happen?

Likely muscle strain: Doubt any internal damage, likely you pulled a muscle, I suspect it will get better in a few days. ...Read more

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Can horse back riding be dangerous for girls?

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Can horse back riding be dangerous for girls?

No more than 4 boys: I'm not aware of that horseback riding is any more dangerous for women than for men. After all, if you fall off, you fall off. Your gender makes no difference in the potential injuries you might sustain. Perhaps if you could be a bit more explicit in your concern/question. . ...Read more

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What's the diff btwen virginal bleeding and period. Had morning pills and later had bleeding for 5 days that filled my pad, but was lighter. Period or?

What's the diff btwen virginal bleeding and period. Had morning pills and later had bleeding for 5 days that filled my pad, but was lighter. Period or?

A period is when you: She'd the lining of your uterus. Virginal bleeding is when you have sec for the first time and the hymen is torn and it bleeds. That blood is called virginal blood. ...Read more

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I have yellowish smelly virginal discharge all the time. I have pain and bleeding during sex. I have a coil fitted and not sure if its anything to do with it? What could be wrong?

Get exam immediately: If you have an IUD and signs of infection like discharge and pain, you need to see a doctor and get an exam right away. You may have an infection and may need antibiotics. ...Read more

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I am bleeding every eleven days?

I am bleeding every eleven days?

Vaginal bleeding?: If this is a pattern it warrants evaluation by your gynecologist as it is not normal. ...Read more

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I have been bleeding for 3 weeks?

I have been bleeding for 3 weeks?

See a doctor: You need a doctor to regulate your cycle by medication bleeding for 3 weeks is not normal. So go and see a doctor preferably GYN ...Read more

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Why am I bleeding two weeks early?

Why am I bleeding two weeks early?

Bleeding: Bleeding 2 weeks earlier could be ovulation bleeding or implantation bleeding or infection If there is pain or discharge then please see your doctor otherwise wait till you are overdue and do pregnancy test.
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What could cause bleeding to death?

What could cause bleeding to death?

Many causes: A severed artery or big vein, a ruptured organ most notably the liver, an ulcer or cancer causing bleeding into the gut, lack of platelets causing bleeding from the rectum, esopageal varices from liver disease that rupture and cause fatal vomiting or passage of blood -- all these and many others. The dying person feels primarily a sensation of cold; if you've lost someone you have my sympathy. ...Read more

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How I can stop breakthough bleeding??

How I can stop breakthough bleeding??

GYN: Discuss the problem with your GYN provider as the solution may differ with each case. ...Read more

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What might cause unexpected bleeding?

What might cause unexpected bleeding?

Many things: Genetics, acquired clotting disorders, tumors. Much depends on where the bleeding is coming from. ...Read more

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What is the best way to stop bleeding?

What is the best way to stop bleeding?

Firm pressure.: Simply applying firm pressure to the site of bleeding will almost always cause it to stop. Direct pressure slows the flow of blood and allows time for clot formation. ...Read more

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Could ovolation bleeding last a week?

Could ovolation bleeding last a week?

Ovulation: Are yo mistaking the word ovulation for periods? Ovulation is the process of readying an egg for impregnation and the event of the egg being released from the ovary. There is no such thing as 'ovulation bleeding'. ...Read more

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Why during first sex I did not bleeding?

Congratulations: Only about half of women bleed on first intercourse. I hope the experience was a wonderful introduction to new joys and new repsonsibilities that come with being an adult. ...Read more

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I'm having exssive bleeding when I flow.

I'm having exssive bleeding when I flow.

Menorrhagia: Is the term applied to heavy bleeding that occurs with a normally timed menstrual period (if frequent periods: metrorhaggia). Causes include hormonal imbalances, ovarian dysfunction, uterine fibroids or polyps, adenomyosis (uterine glands "invading" muscle), bleeding disorders, pregnancy complications, cancer. When to see doc: bleeding limiting lifestyle, possibly anemic, change tampon every 1-2 H ...Read more

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How would I stop my wound from bleeding?

How would I stop my wound from bleeding?

Direct pressure: Apply direct pressure to the wound for 5 minutes. If there is no change in bleeding or if the wound appears deep see an urgent care or er for a wound evaluation and possibly stitches. ...Read more

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Bleeding but not heavy. .. What can it be?

Bleeding but not heavy. .. What can it be?

Get checked: It could be due to an infection, problems with your cervix, or something more serious. Go to a doctor so they can do an exam to find out why. ...Read more

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What does it mean if your butt is bleeding?

What does it mean if your butt is bleeding?

Medical evaluation: Causes of rectal bleeding can include: internal or external hemorrhoids, anal fissure, polyps, fistula, infectious or inflammatory GI conditions or in some cases, trauma. ...Read more

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What are ways to evaluate abnormal bleeding?

Exam.: A pelvic exam includes a pap smear, and palpation of the uterus and ovaries. A blood test can look for anemia, pregnancy, or problems with clotting or hormones. An ultrasound will give more details on the size and shape of the uterus and ovaries. A sonohysterography (us with fluid injection) shows abnormalities of the uterine cavity. An endometrial biopsy samples cells from the uterine lining. ...Read more

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15 days of dark bleeding, should I be concerned?

This length of: Vaginal bleeding is excessive ; should be evaluated by your physician or gyn. ...Read more