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    • Allergic baby... starting solids. Help!
    • Hi..My DD has inheritied my allergies and is being treated by a naturopath. Her eczema and allergy symptoms are very much improved. We started her on rice cereal (plain) which didn't go over very well tastewise (unsolicited advice included "sugar, fruit" of course). After discussion with na
    • Sleep Medication?
    • Is there anything I can take to sleep BESIDES Diphenhydramine? It makes me sleep great, but it's antihistamine effects make me feel like crap. I need something that will work for sure.
    • Dont know what to try next...Help!
    • Hello out there, I have a 6 y.o. son who is ADHD and also has a minor form of epilepsy. We are currently medicating the ADHD with AdderallXR. He has been on this med for about 13 months now, though he started at 5mg, and is now on 30mg. As a matter of fact, we just upped him to the 30
    • pancreatitis..need info plz
    • recently had my first bouyt of acute pancreatitis..very painful and docs could not find the cause of it after ultsound, ct scan and 3 nuclear scans but did discover a focal nodular hyperplasia on my liver and are guessing(or so i feel ) this si the instigator..has anyone ever had these two probl
    • I miss my husband!
    • My bi-polar husband left me on Monday. I have not ate or slept since then. We had our problems, but we always worked through them together. He now says he does not want to be married. He wants to be single. He has joined 3 sexually explicit websites. He said he has to do this to be happy. H
    • Holy Flipping Tantrum!
    • DD2 (2.5 yrs) has been screaming at me for the last 15 minutes. I've tried comforting, I've tried nursing, I've tried verbalizing her feelings. She wont stop screaming. And when I'm within 2-3 feet of her, she kicks and hits me. The reason? Because I won't let her w
    • Fox News this morning & the HIV/AIDS Circ studies
    • On The "Ask the Doctor" segment this morning on Fox new the Africa studies were brought up.The Doctor was asked what his take on the studies was.He said that they had followed the health of circumcised African men for a "number of years" and had shown that they had a lower incidence of HIV infec
    • sorry to go on need to talk...
    • I seem to be going through a particularly bad patch lately, I can't get to sleep till 2.00am, I've had vertigo in the mornings and I just feel awful. To top it I am trying to look after two pre-school children and be normal for them. I have adapted my routine to fit my health, but I
    • BP 170 /70 Pulse 43
    • I am 71 Years. Very Active, My BP is 170/70 and Pulse is 43. Strict Vegetarian.I go for swimming and walking everyday since last 30 years. Curious to know and understand what these figures and combination indicate.:confused: Thanks!
    • Show off our birth plans?
    • Hi mamas!I know some of us have done it before, but for those who only just recently wrote yours, who wants to show off their birth plans? :)
    • Is this anything to worry about?
    • I keep getting this spasm in my lower back only on the left hand side which in reality more annoyingly uncomfortable than painful. I havn't done any strenuous exercise recently nor have I lifted anything. The pain comes usually when I am just sitting or laying down resting. Is this anyt
    • low white & red blood count
    • what does low white and red blood count mean?
    • When $ is short... veg/meat/dairy/fruit... which goes first?
    • Which do you cut out first?Just curious to see what the majority does.In the past fresh fruit has gone first for me as it tended to be more pricey.
    • Sensitivity to Light
    • It seems lately that my eyes are getting more and more sensitive to light. :eek: I go in the bathroom and have to have the low light on because it makes me head and eyes hurt if it is too bright. I have also noticed my eyes are constantly dry and sometimes sting a little bit if I get tears in m
    • Birth mark removal
    • I have a big dark birth mark on my lower back, can it be completely removed? How exactly do they remove it? How much would it cost?
    • Beta Blockers & Palps
    • How many of you are taking beta blockers but still get palpatations? Shouldnt they stop this happening?
    • Lump feeling in throat...
    • Lately i get a feeling of a lump in my throat. I can feel my heart beating in my chest anytime i am not busy and paying more attention to my body. I get tingling in both my feet/toes at times too. I do not get shortness of breath and am able to work out on the treadmill for an hour with no probl
    • Cervical cancer
    • i am aware that cervical cancer is caused by HPV, but aren't there only a few types of HPV that are cancer causing??also, what are symptoms that show if you have cervical cancer or not?thank you to all who reply!
    • Do I need the Ergo infant insert?
    • I just got my Ergo in the mail today! Yay!Have any of you successfully (and safely, duh) used the Ergo for a newborn without the special insert? I can't tell from the pictures on their site what exactly the insert does that is so special; can it be duplicated with just a blanket? Obviously,
    • EMDR & depression?
    • I have had a few EMDR sessions and found them to be very helpful in relieving the traumatic...being. I use to be able to push aside my emotions and function! I could wake up an...helpless. Has anyone had experiences with EMDR and felt depressed or sensitive afterwards??...
    • Yellowish Nails?
    • HI, I was wondering if anyone knows what to do about nails that get yellow from nail polish.
    • which PPI worked the best for you?
    • I' m hoping not to be on Protonix much longer as the side affects are worsening. Talking to Dr. if there's another one that's not as strong; less side affects.Which ones worked best for you?Thanks............carole
    • What is wrong?
    • Well, doc said I had some gastritis. My chest hurts constantly morning to night, mainly in upper middle, also get pressure too. Sometimes feels like it hurts into my back. I am so tired of this and don't know where to turn to next. I
    • anyone here get botox or restline done
    • helloboth of these are omg so affordable these days! Anyone get them done?? I am thinking about it for fun I am 25 i have nice skin and all but I thought maybe i could try it as long as it cant hurt me ? I have a lot of extra cash to spend so why not spend it on myself? LOL I will only live once
    • ulcers & gastritis
    • I have frequent nausea with my gastritis. Does anyone know of any good supplements for nausea as well as gastritis?
    • My Asthma Update (am shocked)
    • Hi all, I have finally been fully diagnosed with Asthma now.Well what can I say, but saw the doctor today he put me on 25mg Prednisolone for a short time & I have to take Symbicort 2 doses 3 times daily, as well as using my Asmol (Ventolin) & I brought a Peak Flow Meter toaday too. I started h
    • How to dissolve Spurs in Neck of People
    • Breathing problems...
    • I hope someone has some answers...It started about 5 years ago in my late twenties I started having problems breathing through my left nostril, dry throat, snoring and always tired, so I had my tonsils and Uvula taken out and they took a plug out of my toungue. I healed fine, but the problem nev
    • Recent blood tests indicated WBC at 13.8 (range is...
    • Recent blood tests indicated WBC at 13.8 (range is 3.8 - 10.8). Doctor is concerned but doesn't know the cause. Wants another test in 8 weeks. I did a little research and some are the causes could be infection or stress. Up to 15.0 is considered mild. Any thoughts. Thanks.
    • could use some help/advice
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