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Old 11-21-2004, 12:28 PM   #1
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Swollen gland

I have a swollen gland on the side of my neck and it has been there for a few months now. What could be causing this ?

 
Old 11-21-2004, 01:06 PM   #2
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Re: Swollen gland

That makes two of us.. My seems to show up with stress and worry. How bout yours? My is under my chin. I have no pain, whats so ever. The damn thing is stressin the hell out of me. See my post ealier for my full story. I have had my for a year now. Although it has left for a few months and seems to come back with stress or whatever. Not sure if my body cant beat it or what?

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Old 11-21-2004, 04:02 PM   #3
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Re: Swollen gland

I know that a swollen gland is a sign of an infection, but I had blood tests 3 weeks ago and I found out I had anemia.but other than that my test were fine,the doctor would have told me if I had an infection right ?

 
Old 11-21-2004, 05:48 PM   #4
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I also had a blood test and all came out fine and they gave me this pill that seemed to work, but I only had a week or so of it and ran out and I have no Insurnce so I couldnt afford to buy more. This is really frustrating me

 
Old 11-22-2004, 09:57 AM   #5
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Re: Swollen gland

Hi everyone. I had the same thing happen to me and it finally went away. The most important thing is to stop touching it. I know it's hard....................but you have to stop messing with it b/c that just makes it worse. Also, my blood tests came back normal. One thing I noticed is if I take a multi-vitamin every day + a vitamin-C supplement it stays normal. Try taking those two vitamins every day and see what happens after two weeks without touching it either. I take 1500 mg. vitamin-C once a day during cold/flu season to avoid getting sick.

 
Old 11-24-2004, 10:19 PM   #6
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Re: Swollen gland

Thanks for the info I will try that. How did u come up with that? Or did you hear it somewhere? I hope it works (:

 
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