Doctor insights on:
What Is The Main Problem That Makes A Person Get Pcos Is It Preventable
Overweight: The majority of people with pcos have pre-diabetes. People with pcos are at very high risk for diabetes. There is a genetic (family history) component to pcos and diabetes, but daily exercise, staying at a healthy weight and eating a healthy diet that is very low in saturated fat is vital. There are some (very few) pcos women who are thin and the disorder is purely genetic. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Pcos is a metabolic disorder affecting 8-10% of women that may cause irregular periods, acne or increased hair growth, infertility or subfertility, and increases the risk of diabetes. To diagnose pcos, we need 2 out of 3 of: 1. Irregular or no periods 2. Acne, hair growth and/or blood tests showing too much male-type hormones (androgens) 3. Ultrasound showing large ovaries ...Read more
Probably not: Sleeping too much can be a sign of several problems. One common problem is obstructive sleep apnea (osa), which is when breathing slows down or stops too many times during the night. Sleep quality is disturbed, and as a result, the person with osa may sleep a large number of hours at night and nap in the daytime, but still be sleep deprived. Depression is another cause of sleeping too much. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
This is a serious problem for thousands of people. After a while, you cannot sleep. It is not the heartbeat - what is it exactly?
Insomnia: Actually, that includes many varieties of sleep difficulties and each may have more than one possible cause. Our sensitivity range is wide and the same person can change over life. There are specialists and clinics for this. Breathing is often part - worries - pains - schedules - so many thing on top of things. At least rest when you can. ...Read more
What is this condition when the blood does not clot on its own and is there a parmanant remedy and is it genetics?
How common is it to get the skin disease vitiligo? Is this a rare disease, or is it actually very common and just not talked about?
Vitiligo: This is an autoimmune condition that can be treated. See a dermatologist to discuss treatment options. ...Read more
There is a disease it is like a water bag in the middle of the brain that is caused by early born
i want to know is it dangerous or deadly ? thank u
Hydrocephalus: You may be describing hydrocephalus, a neurologic condition when the fluid of the brain and spinal canal (CSF) fills up abnormally large spaces in the brain (ventricles), creating pressure on the brain tissue. Some people are born with it (congenital) as a result of genetic or developmental defect. Others develop it later from injury or disease. The condition is often treated surgically. ...Read more
Hi doctor, i'm in doubt. Is it possible that a whole body itchiness is due to only one illness which is ezcema? Why it is or is not so?
Numerous: There are numerous causes for itching. Please see a dermatologist for evaluation. ...Read more
Not same thing: Genetic means break in gene sequencing which can be from chronic irritation, tobacco, alcohol, radiation, debilitation. And yes, you can inherit predisposition toward a particular type of cancer, but not every type of cancer. Cancer is a very broad umbrella term encompassing many disparate entities. ...Read more
What is the best way to get relife form exccessive production of DHT that is the main cause of hair loss, if it is not genetice reason?
Reverse pedophile is not always from sexual abuse as a child. This is a personal fact. What is it called if it is just a natural attraction.?
It depends: It depends on how young the person is -- if not yet adult, sexual relations with an adult (especially much older) would be seen legally as statutory rape. If the person is of legal adult age and attracted to older partners, that could be natural variation. However, age spread greater than 10 years may lead to lifestyle challenges as the older person ages sooner than the younger one does. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is drooling saliva from one side of the mouth a cause for concern. People tell it mean s that I can get a stroke. Is this true?
R/O OSA: OSA can be suggested by history and physical. Excess snoring/daytime sleepiness/apneic episodes/ aM headaches. And the Exam obesity/small oral airway/collar size>18. The definitive test is a PSG with split night/CPAP titration. I would request copy of sleep study and get a second opinion if you are not satisfied with the options. You are young CPAP can be difficult to tolerate. ENT FOR UPP EVAL. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What are the cause that leads to demylenation, is it heridatry or it is a sort of lucky draw ? Is it common among indian males ?
What is this problem about clotting of blood due to deficiency of protein how curable is it and how serious is it???
Ingestion: Current research suggests that the primary method of infection in animals is through ingestion. Knowledge in this field is in the formative stages, and research is continuing, trying to elucidate the means of transmission. Good news: clearly, occurrence is not common in humans; and when it occurs in animals, e.g. "mad cow disease", is isolated and eliminated, thus no spread. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My body mass is very less many people tell that it is because of masturbating what is the solution?
There is no: Connection between bmi and masturbation, but there are a lot of myths about masturbation. Eat a good diet of protein, fats, and carbs and get exercise. This will help you to stay healthy. Do not worry about the number on the scale unless you experience a quick drop in weight, then see your doc. Peace and good health. ...Read more
I been researching and it seems as though its not important to know which type of herpes is causing outbreaks, why is that ?
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- What is pcos problem?
- How to get pregnant with pcos problem?
- What makes a person grow taller?
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- What are the chances of getting pregnant with pcos?
- With pcos what is the chances of getting pregnant
- With what sort of problem would a person be asking for help
- What is the best career for a person with social anxiety problems?
- Talk to a gynecologist online for free