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What Are The Advantages Disadvantages Of Nutritional Therapy
How can I accelerate healing of a mild hamstring strain & patellar tendonitis? Would like suggestions for physical, nutritional and other therapies as you see fit. I have adjusted my workouts and plan to not run for 12 weeks, . What else can I do?
Stretch, strengthen: Patellar tendinitis is helped by rest (cross train...swim for the 12 weeks), NSAIDs and strengthening the quads and hamstrings isometrically.Physical therapy modalities (ultrasound, elect. Stim)can be helpful as well as preventative stretching of the muscles. Best of Luck! ...Read more
Both are used concurrently! Seek Professional Psychology Department eg Teaching Hospitals for a program tailored for your needs!!
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Can you tell me which advantages does intermodal expressive therapies have in comparison to music therapy, art therapy, etc?
What works for you: Intermodal therapy distinguishes itself from its closely allied disciplines of art therapy, music therapy, dance/movement therapy, and drama ther- apy by being grounded in the interrelatedness of the arts. It is based on a variety of orientations, including arts as therapy, art psychotherapy, and the use of arts for traditional healing (knill, barba, ; fuchs, 1995). Best wishes. ...Read more
My friend have a problem of pus dripping from penis. What should he do. Have taken antibiotic therapy but no advantage. Plz help?
What are the nutritional advantages of having various vegetables (i.E. Kale, swiss chard, and watercress)?
Nutritional variety: All vegetables (and fruits) contain vitamins, phytonutrients and antioxidants. But the concentration of these nutrients are different depending on the type of vegetable you eat. That's why it is important to eat a good variety. For example, kale contains the highest levels of antioxidants of all vegetables and is a good source of vitamin c. www. Otwithmd. Com. ...Read more
For what: Remicade (infliximab) is good therapy. Plus is that it is givne in hte office andthen you don't have to self inject another TNF inhibitor. Is thsi for Rheuamtoid Arthritis, Crohn's disease, psoriasis There are many things it cna be used for. The risks are side effects like infection, infusion reaction, etc. You need to discuss with your physician. ...Read more
Fertility treatment is highly effective in good hands. Advantages are an increase in the monthly chances of conception, and safety, when properly managed.
Ivf, for instance, offers pregnancy rates over 50 percent in young women, and treatment can be designed to reduce the risk of multiple pregnancy and ovarian hyperstimulation.
Newer techniques offer ways to reduce miscarriage and aneuploidy. ...Read more
None: Starting treatment early controls progress of disease and reduces the risk of transmitting it to others. See your doctor to plan your treatment asap. ...Read more
Neither: Orchiectomy is permanent and is a small surgical procedure (cheap). Lhrh treatment (exp) means seeing your doctor every 1-6 months for an injection (no surgery, reversible), so if you lose insurance coverage your testosterone can rise without the injection and the cancer can grow. Most patients have lhrh nowadays but orchiectomy, if you think hormone treatment will be lifelong, is also an option. ...Read more
I'm told haloperidol is an effective treatment for delirium, but sometimes makes BP too low. Is there some other medication, whether used iv, s/c or im, that doesn't have this disadvantage?
Haldol (haloperidol): In itself, Haldol (haloperidol) is not an effective treatment for delirium. Treating the medical source of the delirium (infection, metabolic imbalance, toxin, endocrine problem, neoplasm, degenerative disorder, etc) is. Haldol (haloperidol) can safely calm the person while essential diagnostic and treatment processes are going on. Despite its potential cardiovascular issues Haldol (haloperidol) is probably the safest IV antipsychotic. ...Read more
Most Definitely!: Congenital hypothyroidism is a medical emergency because postponing treatment may lead to mental retardation. The infant brain must have appropriate thyroid hormone levels for normal development. This is the reason we do newborn screening for this condition. The soonest we get treatment started, the better for the baby. ...Read more
My 4 year head and stomach gas problem in stomach I have not taken advantage doctors push but please suggest me some treatment?
Stomach gas: Simethicone (gas-x & other brands) may be of help in relieving stomach gas. 4 y/o may take 40 mg up to 4 times a day after each meal & at bedtime (also comes as 40 mg strips to be dissolved on tongue). Activated charcoal capsules may be an alternate treatment, but see pediatrician first to determine cause of gas & get his/her recommendations for treatment. ...Read more
I continuosly have whiteheads and bumps im not sure if its acne or herpes? I have an overthecounter cream caled advantage spot treatment its don't help
Let me explain: Cell therapy describes the process of introducing new cells into a tissue in order to treat a disease. Cell therapies often focus on the treatment of hereditary diseases, with or without the addition of gene therapy. Cell therapy is a sub-type of regenerative medicine. ...Read more
Specific treatment: Recreational therapy is a treatment service that facilitates the involvement of patients in recreation activities to improve or maintain physical, mental and emotional well-being and to help reduce negative emotional states such as depression and anxiety. Recreation therapists are vital members of multidisciplinary treatment teams that join together to assist patients in reaching specific goals. ...Read more
Few.: Memory loss and confusion are short term problems and should not be a barrier to a treat severe depression. Certainly there are other side-effects but uncommon. It is much more palatable then when I did psychiatry in medical school and a resident. Electricity is used, while Insulin is considered passe. ...Read more
Not evidence based: This is not mainstream medicine and I will be surprised if even my most open-minded colleagues feels that trying this would be wise. The best that can happen is that you can meet a warm, friendly, caring practitioner who may have other ways of helping non-life-threatening disease. ...Read more
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