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Doctor insights on: Will I Be Able To Work If I Have Fibromyalgia

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Dr. Laurence Badgley
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Fibromyalgia (Definition)

A condition that affects the muscles and soft tissue of the body, causing widespread ...Read more


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Will I be able to work if I have cfs?

Will I be able to work if I have cfs?

Depends: It depends on your particular case and job responsibilities. Many patients with cfs are able to work. Find a doctor who has experience in treating cfs to get the best results. ...Read more

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Will i still be able to go to work if I have shingles?

Depends on severity: To a large extent the ability to return to work depends on the severity of the shingles rash and/or the associated neuralgia. Shingles is caused by a reactivation of the chicken pox virus (varicella) in people who have already had chicken pox. Caution should be taken around pregnant women even though the virus is not as easily transmitted in shingles as it is in chicken pox. ...Read more

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Will i be able to have kids if I have crp?

Will i be able to have kids if I have crp?

Crp: Please reword your question. To my knowledge CRP is a non specific blood test and will not affect anyone' pregnancy. ...Read more

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How would i be able to tell if I have add?

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How would i be able to tell if I have add?

Adhd/bipolar: Adhd shows inattention, impulsivity, hyperactivity. Need thorough assessment by a mental health professional. Assessment by professional is good way to know. ...Read more

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What to do if I have s.v.t disease and episodes everyday. will I be able to go back to work or am I disabled?

What to do if I have s.v.t disease and episodes everyday. will I be able to go back to work or am I disabled?

SVT: SVT generally stands for Supra Ventricular Tachycardia, which is a very rapid heart rate that spontaneously starts and stops. The associated symptoms with this can vary from unnoticed to breathlessness, severe dizziness, chest pain, & sometimes passing out spells. Often, this can be cured with an ablation procedure, or managed with medications. Usually no need for disability. See cardiologist. ...Read more

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How would i be able to tell if I have adhd?

How would i be able to tell if I have adhd?

Testing: By a clinical psychologist who specializes in assessment of childhood and adolescent disorders may help here. Treatment includes both medication by a psychiatrist as well as behavioral therapy by a psychologist who may specializize in this area. The research shows that the combined treatment is more effective than either treatment alone. Please also understand it's treatable and should not prevent you from achieving your goals in life. ...Read more

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How would i be able to tell if I have chronic depression?

How would i be able to tell  if I have chronic depression?

Eval: Symptoms of depression can include: feeling sad, irritable or angry. There can be a decrease in sex drive. Energy level & motivation levels may drop. One may socially isolate or stop involvement in normal activities. Sleep may increase or decrease. Weight can change in relation to increase or decrease in appetite. Concentration or memory may decline. There can be an absence of joy as well as >>. ...Read more

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I have piriformis and been given a excise plan I have been advised not to run or do other activities, will i be able to do normal things things again?

I have piriformis and been given a excise plan I have been advised not to run or do other activities, will i be able to do normal things things again?

Yes!: Piriformis syndrome, I am assuming is what you are directly asking about? Once the muscle spasm subsides and the pain is relieved, strengthening and stretching exercises will allow you to go about your normal activities. That being said, you may need alteration of those activities. One of the common reason for pririformis syndrome is poor mechanics in running, so make sure you review this with pt. ...Read more

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Can i be a foster parent even though I have lupus? I am able to work full time.

Can i be a foster parent even though I have lupus? I am able to work full time.

Yes: If your lupus is well controlled, I do not see why that diagnosis would exclude you. Check with your state agency. ...Read more

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How would I be able to find out if I have OCD?

How would I be able to find out if I have OCD?

OCD: Is an anxiety disorder characterized by intrusive thoughts that cause apprehension/fear/worry, and repetitive behaviors in attempt to reduce tension & anxiety. Examples are excess washing, cleaning, checking, hoarding, etc. Symptoms are time-consuming & cause more distress. ...Read more

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I has MS and I take medicine for it. Would I be able to have a child if I wanted to and still be on medication?

I has MS and I take medicine for it. Would I be able to have a child if I wanted to and still be on medication?

NO PROBLEM: MS has no effect on pregnancy, labor, delivery, or limitations on becoming a mother, and furthermore, pregnancy is highly protective, especially the third trimester. Normally recommend stopping meds prior to pregnancy, yet, Copaxone (glatiramer) is the safest medication for women who become pregnant, and would not have any appreciable teratogenic risk. Would supplement folate & other prenatal vitamins. ...Read more

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I have adenomyosis, will i be able to have sex without pain if i get treatment?

I have adenomyosis, will i be able to have sex without pain if i get treatment?

Maybe: That can be very difficult to treat. Other than a hysterectomy there is no proven treatment. Medical and hormonal therapy can try to help but each treatment is unpredictable. Maybe endometriosis pain as well. So really a specialist would need to evaluate you. ...Read more

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How much flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) should I take if I have to work? I want enough to not feel pain, but be able to stand and work for 8 hrs

How much flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl) should I take if I have to work? I want enough to not feel pain, but be able to stand and work for 8 hrs

Flexeril (cyclobenzaprine hcl): the recommended dose is 3 times a day. Not recommended to exceed that dose regimen. Ask your prescribing doctor ...Read more

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What to do if I am planning to go for fraxel laser treatment, but i was wondering will i be able to do so even if I have nose implant?

What to do if I am planning to go for fraxel laser treatment, but i was wondering will i be able to do so even if I have nose implant?

Probably no problem: I would check with the doctor who is doing the procedure but I do not think that will be a problem. Remind them to be careful when manipulating your nose if the procedure is done. ...Read more