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Most of the time I remain absent-minded and whenever I perform any task I feel some kind of headache then I am not able to think properly plzz help
NEED DIAGNOSIS: There is a reason for your current dilemma, and several possibilities should be considered: sleep disorder such as sleep apnea, migraine-type syndrome, thyroid or vitamin deficiencies, recreational drugs or medication side effects, alcohol consumption in excess, depression. Hope this helps, talk to your doctor. ...Read more
Whenever I perform any task I feel some burden and strain in my mind and sometimes I remain absent-minded plz tell me how do I get rid of it??
Therapy?: Have you yet tried any form of psychotherapy? Typically, the optimal combination of things to treat emotional issues such as anxiety or depression is medication (which, on your best day, is supposed to take the edge off symptoms) but the real gruntwork takes place in psychotherapist's consulting room. ...Read more
I always remain absent-minded and whenever I perform any task I feel some burden & strain in my mind so iwant to know about any home remedy to cure it?
Is there any rapid way to perform in my home to relieve my fear. I m afraid of sky whenever I look r think about sky.that sky is roof and it covered me?
Rewrite: I don't understand what you are saying. Rewrite your question more clearly and with proper grammar. Perform what? What do you mean afraid of the sky? And what is the relation of the sky to the roof? ...Read more
A computer: I'm not sure if I'm taking your question TOO literally, but a SMAC stands for Sequential Multiple Analysis Computer). So the test is performed in a SMAC. The laboratory takes a blood sample and then the technician puts that sample in the SMAC, which tests your blood for either 12 or 20 chemicals in the blood depending on if it's a SMAC 12 or 20. I hope this helps! ...Read more
Heated mugworth: Dr rossman provided exellent information. Scarring and non-scarring moxibustion can be done with smoldering mugworth cones directly on the skin or with a variety of poultices (onion, shallot, ginger, chives, aconite, garlic, fermented soy beans, white pepper, etc) depending on the condition. There are many indications such as boils, carbuncles, insect bites, snake bites etc. ...Read more
By doing...: Kapalbhati pranayama is a type of breathing exercise that helps you rid of various ailments over a period. "Kapal" means forehead and "bhati" means shining. Eventually, kapabhati should bring about a glow on the face of the practitioner. Kapalabhati is done in a sitting posture. Focus on "exhaling". Inhale as normal. Exhale and simultaneously contract the abdomen muscles with each exhale! ...Read more
Diagnostic: Ultrasound (as opposed to ultrasound used in treatment) can help identify rotator cuff disease, bursitis, biceps tendon disease, muscle atrophy, and symptoms caused by restricted motion of the humerus in the shoulder joint (impingement). Ultrasound also aids in guiding steroid injections so that the medicine goes into the desired area. ...Read more
Controversial: Religous and personal reasons aside, do the medical benefits outweigh the risks? All reading of the data seem to support the benefits. But is that enough? Should we be doing procedures to minimize very rare conditions such as penile cancer? We need, I think, more substantial research data. ...Read more
Agree w Dr.: Moufarreji. Additionally, when do you eat your dinner? Recommend that dinner be moderate sized at most and at least 3 hours prior to retiring. If you have a snack — make it small. Avoid caffeinated/ carbonated beverages in evening. Try ginger tea prior to retiring at night to help with GI upset. ...Read more
I think slower and sometimes while performing any mental task I become absent-minded please help me to overcome this problem?
Workup: I would first start with some bloodwork to make sure your thyroid level is ok and you are not anemic. Then try to sort out if the bloodwork is normal, why you are "slower" — are you distracted? Have anxiety? Stress? Depression? Tired due to poor sleep quality or quantity? These can all lead to symptoms like you describe. ...Read more
I do not advice it: Plyometric exercises use explosive, fast-acting movements to develop muscular power and to improve overall speed. In other words, it's exercise that allows muscles to exert maximum force in the shortest amount of time possible. ...Read more
Specialty training: It's important to find a doctor who has specialty training in lasers. Many doctors and nurses learn how to use a laser merely by attending a weekend course. Most doctors don't get adequate laser training during their residency and get more specialized training during a fellowship that concentrates on laser and cosmetic surgery. Important to ask how many procedures they've performed. ...Read more
The doctor inserts a gloved finger via the anus to feel tissues in the rectum and surrounding organs, especially prostate, in case of a man. You may consult this site for more info on this topic.
http://www.webmd.com/colorectal-cancer/digital-rectal-examination-dre#1 ...Read more
Get a lesson:
Ask your doctor if they can teach you or refer you to a diabetic educator. Another option is going to the pharmacy and get training.
Another option is go to utube and watch videos. Practice on a tomato first. Good luck. ...Read more
Pain, Swelling, etc.: The most common reasons would be that the patient is in too much pain at the time of the exam, the muscles have tightened/spasmed to protect the joint, too much swelling to allow any movement, etc. There may be other contraindications, like a possible fracture/broken bone. Sometimes, it is just simple mechanics, where the patient's size prevents us from doing certain tests. ...Read more
Stand-pivot: Stand-pivot transfers are most commonly used when the person has one-sided weakness as would be the case after a stroke. The person should be seated with the knees lower than the hips and the heels back somewhat behind the knees. From this position the person is helped to standing placing the weight on the strong side, pivots, and lowers slowly on the wheelchair (with or without assistance). ...Read more
Rare: It is very rare to have a bypass surgery of more than 4 targets; that being said, quintuple bypasses are reported occasionally. I haven't heard of a 6-way though, I don't know what the sixth vessel to bypass would be. Cabg. ...Read more
Dialysis: Dialysis can be done through the blood (hemodialysis) or through the abdomen (peritoneal dialysis). Hemodialysis involves passing the blood across and filter to purify it / remove toxins and remove water. Peritoneal dialysis takes advantage of the membrane within the abdomen to act as a filter. In either case toxins are removed from the blood stream. ...Read more
With you conscious : This is a test that you have to verbally respond to when placed on a table that x-rays pass through & a needle is guided sterilely into the disc under local anesthesia with some light IV sedation & confirmed to be in the right place with contrast injected followed by sterile water to see what response is given whether the disc is the cause of pain. A normal disc does not have pain elicited. ...Read more
You don't!: Tracheotomy should only be performed by a physician who is trained to do this. There are teaching tools using mannequins that can be used to teach this skill, and then real life experience in the operating room. ...Read more
Diagnosis: An angiogram is an invasive diagnostic test, perfomed in a catheterization laboratory using fluoroscopy (the x-ray) and an injected contrast dye to evaluate the vasular system. It is possible to perform angiograms for different parts of the body, such as the left and/or right heart, the aorta, selective veins such as the subclavian, the renal artery and peripheral angiograms (the limbs) as well. ...Read more
Routine exam: Includes a rectal. Two positions: lying on side, bending over. With women, it can be done as part of pelvic lying on back using fingers in vagina and rectum. A glove & lubricant are always used. The exam in men chcecks prostate as ewll as rectum, in women recto-vaginal septum. Stool on the glove is used to detect occult blood. A good exam should be thorough but not painful. ...Read more
Camera on a snake: A video camera on the end of a flexible stalk, not unlike a snake, is inserted through the rectum while you are asleep. You don't feel a thing, you won't remember it, and the only bed part is the prep. ...Read more