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I fell off the treadmill 2day I was going really fast and I landed on my back & I can't move my bac. Wat cud b wrong & what can I do 2 reduce the pain?
When I get up in the morning, my stomach is flat and normal. Once I start eating it bloats and by nyt I look 6mnths pregnant. Wat cud b the issue?
Why arnt my periods flowing out easily, it is usually just brown spotting n dark brown/black clots n stringy bits, last 2/3 days Wat cud b the problem?
Irregular cycles: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections, hormonal changes, fibroids and polyps can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test. There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. ...Read more
My son is 1month and 9days old, he get hard to breath at night, bt no fever. Wat cud b the problem. I use nasal solution for relieve as prescribed?
Need more info: Is he making a noise like stridor or wheezing? Many babies at this age show breathing discomfort whenever they have any mucus in their nasal passage. This is because they haven't learned to breathe thru their mouths as older people. If the baby otherwise looks normal, eating well, no vomiting if fever, there shouldn't be much to worry about. Unless develops any of the symptom listed above. ...Read more
Wen fingered, vagina starts bleeding evrytym, irrespective of my period dates...Wat cud b possibly goin wrong. Is it serious.?
Needs evaluation: This is not normal. It is not an emergency but you need to schedule a visit for an exam and testing. Vaginal penetration should not lead to bleeding. ...Read more
Smoke free for almost 10weeks. Had bronchitis in feb. Still cough, chest tight, short breath. Chest xray clear. Wat cud b going on?
Chronic cough: It is not uncommon for a person to experience ongoing cough after an infection. Especially if that infection was pertussis, the cough may linger for months. Symptoms of cough, chest tightness and short of breath are suggestive of asthma. An asthma specialist could assist in confirming a diagnosis and offering treatment. Congratulations and continue to remain smoke free! ...Read more
4yr old boy wakes up wit pain at midnight goes to washroom passes small amount of stool with gas and sme mucous. Wat cud b this? Constipation colic pain
Abdominal pain: It is not uncommon for children to get some gas pain, possibly backed up behind some stool. If the pain resolved after he had the bowel movement, it's probably fine. If it keeps recurring or worsens, he should see his doctor. If there is blood in the stool, or he starts vomiting, call the doctor. ...Read more
Hi! I've bin xperiencng pain in my right knee almost every month. Only aspirin eases the pain. Both legs are often swollen. Wat cud b the cause? Thanks!
This is only able 2-: -B diagnosed by hands on xam including Hx & imaging. There is a benign tumor usually Cn in kids, an osteoid osteoma, that is specific to complete relief from aspirin. Kids as young as 1 yr will learn the word aspirin, or pull mom 2 the medicine cabinet 4 aspirin. It's that specific, & a diagnostic sign 2 search 4 it. ...Read more
I had a salivary gland removal surgry about 6 month back. Developed below my jaw & it sized a table tennis ball. Wat cud b the reason for this?
Hard to Say: It could have been a blocked duct-often caused by infection but infection can also cause the clockaged. It could have been a benign tumor growth. If it was soft to the touch, it was more likely from blockage. Whoever removed the gland should have sent it to pathology-have you contacted them? That would be the only way to know for certain the cause and whether or not you might have further issues. ...Read more
Hi. Blood clots r thr wen pasin stool. It hapend a month before n gone itself. Again started. Wat cud it b. Wat cn I do at hm. Plz help. Nt consitipated
Rectal bleeding: Warrants medical evaluation.Get a more detailed answer ›
Devlopd issue wit knee shrtly aftr I was prscribd heel lift 4 same leg. Throbs after run, discomfort when xtnded. Wat cud issue b? Spine was ruled out
Not sure what the: Heel lift was for, but that certainly could alter the way your muscles function, especially when running. Of course, it could also be coincidence and you have a knee problem. An orthopedist would be the person to see about this. Until you know what's wrong, don't run. You could do further damage. ...Read more
Ovulating on Clomid (clomiphene) but not conceiving. Sperm count is good. Wat else cud b problem. Hw long I can be on clomid (clomiphene)?
Well: Though ovulating the rate of pregnancy is still about 15%. The Clomid can cause some cervical mucus thickening creating an issue with sperm entering the uterus. There is some evidence that Mucinex (guaifenesin) may thin the mucus. It won't hurt. Typically 3 months is about the time frame but discuss with your physician, look up risks and benefits and the doc may go an extra few months. Tubes open? ...Read more
I think I have genital herpes I recently had protected sex and a day later all my glands are swollen. I also blead a little after sex. Wat cud it b?
See a doctor:
Condoms do not protect you from all types of infection, but they are effective at protecting from HIV and hepatitis. What you're experiencing could be something serious, and prompt medical evaluation is indicated.
Herpes does not usually cause swollen glands alone, and it is not a common reason for bleeding after sex. ...Read more
I have been experiencing nausea/vomiting and panic attacks in the morning for the first 3hrs I'm awake 3days+ a week for the past 2yrs. Wat cud this b?
Anxiety disorder: You could have a type of anxiety disorder, and need a comprehensive assessment with your primary care doctor first. If no overarching physical health problems are found, you need to consult with a psychiatrist about your panic attacks. These are really very treatable. Suffering with these for 2 years is far too long -- and unnecessary to boot. Best wishes. ...Read more
Have throbing pain that shoots from big toe joint to front an side of ankle an to my knee injured big toe years ago didn't seek treatment wat cud it b?
I noticed pale yellow color under eye lids. Was in ER 2 weeks ago for ulcer n routine blood wk was done, all normal. Wat cud this b. Shud I go to er?
Meibomian glands: These are the normal eyelid glands. When inflammed or obstructed they can ulcerate or swell ; be more visible. This requires rx if causing symptoms. ...Read more
I've had this pain in between my shoulders 4 a few weeks now cud it b from the pulimanary embalisim I can't afford 2 c a dr what can I do?
Go to ER today...: You need to be examined and evaluated. Your doctor will be looking for fast heart rate, along with pleuritic chest pain, may have some difficulty breathing. It could be something less urgent but you really should not wait. If you are forming blood clots and they are going to your lungs that is a medical emergency and you should not delay an evaluation. Make arrangements with your local er. ...Read more
Is arousal fluid clear and stretchy? Not super stretchy, a little stretchy. I'm due 4 my pd anytime now, got aroused& stretchy fluid came. Cud it b pg
YES: Sexual mucous varies in consistency from clear watery to slightly stringy or "stretchy"- this is normal sexual secretion. ...Read more
I'm relly scard to lose my loved ones. I wish I cud die earlier then them. I'm not so scared to die myself rather then seeing loved ones die. I'm depresd?
Depression: Yes. You are. Please, now that you have been brave enough here to ask for help. Please be brave where you live and get into your family doctor or a good mental health clinic. If you have no access to this there should be a 'crisis' phone number in the county you live in. Please call that and tell them how badly you are feeling. Please do it for us on line here who want you to feel better. ...Read more
I was due on on the 7/6/14 but came on on the 4/6/14, it only lasted 3 days, 2 of which were heavy and one day hardly anything. Cud I b pregnant?
Please help pain where the bottom of the left rib is, that comes and goes docs examined me and said they don't think it's anything bad, cud b food???
May be it's: muscle pain like when you twisted the ribs and hurt the muscle inside - called the intercostal muscle. Or it could be referred pain from an internal organ being sick, like the gallbladder or lung. Yours is on the left so not gallbladder. If it continues and doesn't get better after taking some ibuprofen 1-2 tabs 3 times a day x3-4 days, see a HC professional. ...Read more
I slept normally through the night, woke up 7am the next day. Went back to sleep 10am, until 1pm, went back to sleep 10pm until 12am. What cud b wrong?
If this is sudden: Onset and no drugs are involved, I would suspect infectious mononucleosis to be the culprit. If you have had it for a while I would get checked out physically by your family doc and then see a sleep specialist for a work up for possible narcolepsy or idiopathic central nervous system hypersomnia. If drugs are involved, treatment for that would be indicated. Best wishes. ...Read more
I hv ask this quest abt my fluter in my chest but am so lim 2 wht can rite. Plz I really need help hv no where to turn. Do u thk this cud b serious?
Iv been diagnosed with microvascular dysfunction wot causes this & what symptoms & complications cud I suffer with in the future?
Depends: Microvascular dysfunction is found in two major, but very different vascular areas with different prognoses. In the cerebral circulation the implications are a risk of stroke, and if in the cardiovascular system, could be a risk to having a heart attack. The symptoms for each would be different - find out from your doctor which area this is in, and get more specific answers ...Read more
My body posture is gettng bad evrydy cud be due to sitting study for long hours or complete nights bck is bending bckward tumy is bulging out please hlp?
Breaks, core, ergo:
1) freq short study breaks where you do some exercises
2) core exercises will improve posture overall
3) invest in good ergonomic chair that forces you into a more correct posture. ...Read more
I feel a bit weak, yucky, with hardly any appetite! I had a baby 3 months ago, cud it b stress? Lol
Postpartum depression. Having a baby can cause all kinds of emotions, including negative ones. You can read about some symptoms of this type of depression here:
http://www. Mayoclinic. Com/health/postpartum-depression/ds00546
if you have this, talking to a psychologist or other therapist or psychiatrist might help you. Be well, . ...Read more
I m 20yrs old der is white thick creamy discharge from the two sides of clitoris. Is it. Normal? If not what cud b da cause?
Discharge: Vaginal discharge requires an examination to determine the cause and treatment. Bacterial vaginosis is the most common cause and often has a vaginal odor. Vaginal itching can be a sign of a yeast infection. Sometimes vaginal discharge can be a sign of a sexual transmitted infection. Testing is important to determine the treatment and keep you and your partner safe. ...Read more