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Doctor insights on: Warning Signs Of Various Diseases

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Are medical doctors ever sickened;offended by various diseases or medical conditions?

Are medical doctors ever sickened;offended by various diseases or medical conditions?

Yes, But,: We are human & we all have things that bother us too but our professional training helps us to deal with them anyway. Also, it is one reason we may choose a different specialty - to avoid the things we don't like. In many ways it is like changing baby's diaper, no one likes to do it but we do it since it needs to be done! we also may assign the task to someone that is less bothered by it ...Read more

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What are the various diseases that can cause sudden skin bronzing in a 19 year old female?

What are the various diseases that can cause sudden skin bronzing in a 19 year old female?

Haven't heard of any: Haven't heard of anything that causes sudden skin bronzing except a tanning lotion, a spray-on tan, or overstaying the tanning booth. Otherwise, a doctor should evaluate to see if it's jaundice or another medical condition. ...Read more

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What are the various forms of an eating disorder? How many different kinds are there?

What are the various forms of an eating disorder?  How many different kinds are there?

Three main types: Anorexia, bulimia, and binge eating disorder. Also eating disorder not otherwise specified. ...Read more

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I have skin disease , treated with various soap and creams.What is the problem and what medicine should I use again?

I have skin disease , treated with various soap and creams.What  is the problem and what medicine should I use again?

Skin disease?: Your question is a little vague--skin disease? Can you be more specific? If you have tried soaps and creams, maybe your problem is on the face? Acne? Please clarify so i can give you a better answer. ...Read more

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Why do various websites on the internet says that excessive nocturnal emissions is a disease and there are NF cure capsules to cure it?

Why do various websites on the internet says that excessive nocturnal emissions is a disease and there are NF cure capsules to cure it?

Wise up, man!: Listen, Zack. You know that the world is full of crooks and liars who will tell you anything to make a buck. Your new adult body is amazing, scary, and still mysterious. Gullible folks will believe fearmongering. You're 20 years old. You're almost a grown man and entering into the wonderful experience we call adult life. It's great -- but if you remain this naive, you don't stand a chance. ...Read more

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I would like to know the length or time frames for the various stages of Lyme disease, from one's "innoculation", to late stage. Thankyou.?

I would like to know the length or time frames for the various stages of Lyme disease, from  one's "innoculation", to late stage. Thankyou.?

Highly variable: Acute lyme symptoms can occur 3-30 days after innoculation and are generally non-specific flu-like symptoms, with a rash 70% of the time. This lasts a few days to a few weeks. "late stage" symptoms can appear within weeks of infection but in some cases don't appear for years. A healthy immune system may keep lyme at bay until another stressor occurs. See my comment for more info & links. ...Read more

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I work in a therapy office where it requires me to put hotpacks on various people every now and then. Should i be worried about getting diseases?

I work in a therapy office where it requires me to put hotpacks on various people every now and then. Should i be worried about getting diseases?

Always.: That is why we talk about universal precautions in health care. However, the most common things you will be exposed to are the same cold and flu viruses that you would be exposed everywhere else. As far as blood borne diseases, use gloves is there is body fluids or unknown fluids present. If there are open wounds or sores, the therapist needs to look at it first. ...Read more

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What are the various restrictive lung diseases?

What are the various restrictive lung diseases?

Too numerous : To list here, but in broad terms they are caused by chest wall (rib cage) abnormalities, muscular weakness, scarring in the lungs due either to auto-immune diseases, inflammation, or "idiopathic" (no known cause). Some drugs can cause lung damage that leads to restrictive disease if not recognized (easier said than done). Radiaiton can cause lung scarring that leads to restriction as well. ...Read more

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What tests can be done to detect various skin pigmentation disorders?

What tests can be done to detect various skin pigmentation disorders?

Skin biopsy: Many pigmentary disorders are diagmosed clinically, by the way they look, and associated symptoms. If there is doubt, a skin biopsy can be helpful. ...Read more

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