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Why Can I Not Do My Cardiac Rehab On My Own
Yes: Physical therapy, which includes a program of shoulder girdle strengthening, is important to avoid recurrent instability episodes of subluxation and/or dislocation. You can try to do it on your own, but ideally you should see a trained health care professional if you want to achieve optimum results. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am 35, I was in a wreck in 07 I hhave had problem since in my neck and back the drs say they can't find anything wrong, its not in my head I do my exercises OTC meds have stopped working and I had to quit my job can barely clean my own house what do I
Get another opinion: You should get another opinion & possibly update your studies if they are dated from around the time of your injury. Sometimes, there are changes seen later that were induced from an earlier injury that may have not have manifested themselves on imaging done about the time of injury. Sometimes, complete imaging is not always obtained and you may need a spine specialist to guide further testing. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What to do if I have ulces on my ankels I do not have diabeties I was in an accident that damaged my legs so What to do if I have bad circulation. my doctors have?
Im 18, I have low thyroid but my doctors decided its not bad enough to be on medication. When and how will they decide to put me on meds?
Get second opinion: If you are having symptoms you should be treated. If you feel well and your thyroid hormone tests are only slightly out of range it's okay to retest in six months to establish a trend. I find most people feel better one treatment is started even in mild cases. If you aren't getting your concerns addresses by your doctor you might consider a second opinion. Talk to your doctor first. ...Read more
Probably Muscular: Many have back pain and leg numbness. If pain stays in your back yet your legs go numb - especially if it comes and goes - this is usually musculoskeletal back pain and a proper stretching, icing and other therapy regimen will help. Constant numbness and/or pain down leg is possibly be a sign of nerve trouble. Ditto neck/arm. Either way, see your doctor. Sports medicine doc may help. ...Read more
No difference: Your menstral cycle would not be an issue for surgery. The feminine hygiene would be the same. ...Read more
This 3 months i got gout and blood clots on my feet and knee.
What do i have to take care my self? I didnt have any blood problems and Im not obesity
Avoid gout provokers: like beer and red meat and high purine foodslike seafood and yet have to eat modestly these thigns for they can be good. blood cliots? are you sure ? proven by doppler ultrasound? if so get a hypercoaguable lab panel you might have a gentic predisposiution to this, see hematologist . take 81 mg aspirin daily to help avoid clots , don't sit too long , walk alot , ...Read more
Before and after surgery on my wrist i was unable to staighten my fingers they are bend what can I do to relive this problem?
Hi! sometimes i feel pain in my lungs. I smoke. Why do my lungs hurt? What can it be? Do i need to visit a doctor?
Both of my ankles keep giving out. What could be the cause? I had surgery on my left so I know why they gives me problems but why do they both?
What to do if I get spots on my face but sometimes What to do if I get them on my back, 1 armpit, on my hand and near my balls can u please help?
Can't diagnose: with available info. Recommend dermatological eval for accurate diagnosis and possible treatment plan. ...Read more
I do have swelling in my legs and feet why doese it fell like things are cawiig on me I do have corney heart diease I am on meds to
Many possibilities: The feeling of bugs crawling on your skin can be caused by a variety of different conditions some of which including peripheral neuropathy, fibromyalgia, vitamin B12 deficiency, Morgellons disease and side effects to medications. Discuss it with you physician and have them help you determine the cause. ...Read more
I wanna do cutting on my wrists and i wanted to know of what I have to be mindful and what happens when i hit this blue/green vein on my wrist?
Call ur dentist: The wires, brackets, and attachments need to be adjusted. In the meanwhile place orthodontic wax on the sharp edges and lip balm on the irritated tissues. ...Read more
I am about to have knee surgery and i am on methidone and they are putting me under on anesthesia and i do not want to tell my doctor is it fatal?
Consultation.: You will need to consult with your surgeon and the anesthesiologist. The Methadone can depress the central nervous system and put you at risk. You will also need to talk about pain and pain medication during your recovery, as that will interact with your Methadone dose as well. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
I got my cartilage pierced and my piercer told me not to sleep on that side but if I do it in sleep without knowing what can happen?
Not much: I am not sure why he or she said that. ...Read more
This is second time i fell broken heart... i thing to kill my self but cant because i have 3 daughters.. how can i face my problme...
Seek help: You need to seek help and get treatment asap. If you ever feel suicidal, In the U.S., call 1-800-273-8255. Therapists and specialists, as well as medication can help you feel much better. God bless and good luck! Help is available, please seek it! ...Read more
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