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Board: Women's Health 01-19-2005, 09:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 597
Posted By mlgable
Re: Bump down there

Use hot compresses or soak in a hot tub for a few days. If that doesn't relieve it then see the doc and the doc will check it out. It is most likely a pimple, boil or ingrown hair.
Board: Women's Health 01-19-2005, 09:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,185
Posted By mlgable
Re: What are your symptoms of BV?

They say it is USUALLY not necessary for your partner to be treated but have you asked your doc if he/she thinks treating your husband might help?
Board: Sexual Health - Women 01-19-2005, 09:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 411
Posted By mlgable
Re: hmmmmmm help.........

Laurabell if you are having to use emergency contraception more than once you need to re-evaluate why you are having sex in the first place. If you are not ready to deal with an accidental pregnancy...
Board: Sexual Health - Teens 01-19-2005, 09:23 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,155
Posted By mlgable
Re: too young?

The first thing you need to do before having sex is to decide if you are ready to handle an accidental pregnancy and possible STD's etc. before you even think of having sex. Both of these issues...
Board: Pregnancy-Teen 01-19-2005, 09:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 761
Posted By mlgable
Re: heyy help me please

My thoughts exactly were posted. If you are not ready to deal with an accidental pregnancy then you shouldn't even be having sex since no birth control is 100%. You have to be ready to deal with...
Board: Children's Health 01-19-2005, 09:12 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,483
Posted By mlgable
Re: Beginning Solid Diet for Babies

Every child is different but by your daughters age my daughter was eating a full table meal and wouldn't touch baby food anymore but my son was 11 months and was still on the first stage baby food...
Board: Menopause 01-19-2005, 09:06 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,620
Posted By mlgable
Re: Am I Too Young For Pre Men

Your doctor can test your horomone levels via a lab test to find out where you are on the scale. Peri-menopause can start at almost any age although usually most women notice it more in their 40's. ...
Board: Bowel Disorders 01-19-2005, 09:00 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 834
Posted By mlgable
Re: quick question

Matt if you tend to constipation you need to add fiber therapy to your daily routine to help take care of the constipation. Glycerin suppositories are fine for occaisional constipation but you need...
Board: Bowel Disorders 01-19-2005, 08:51 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 606
Posted By mlgable
Re: diarroaha & conatipation

You probably need to add a fiber supplement to your daily routine such as Metamucil. If this continues though I would see the doc and get it checked out. In the meantime start using Metamucil or a...
Board: General Health 01-19-2005, 08:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 561
Posted By mlgable
Re: Ear Wax

Ear wax cleans itself out. Leave your ears alone unless there is a build up of wax and then use a flushing kit you can get at the drug store. If the was is hard in your ears then be sure to use...
Board: General Health 01-19-2005, 08:45 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,181
Posted By mlgable
Re: when a dr calls you back...

The doc should call whether the test is normal or not. Every test that is done is something YOU need to know about for your medical history. If you haven't already called the doc then call to find...
Board: Women's Health 01-19-2005, 04:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 638
Posted By mlgable
Re: little question!!!!!

Could it be more than a yeast infection? My main question is was this yeast infection diagnosed by the doc? If not you may want to call your docs nurse and tell her everything and have her talk to...
Board: Women's Health 01-18-2005, 05:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,327
Posted By mlgable
Re: very painful periods

Very painful periods need to be checked out by the doc. Also you do not need to have a family history of endo to possibly have it. Why risk possible fertility problems down the road when you can...
Board: Women's Health 01-18-2005, 05:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,839
Posted By mlgable
Re: greenish discharge months after abortion, need advice

You need to see the doc ASAP and get this checked out. If you are having green discharge this could definately be an infection and needs to be checked out. Any discharge that is not a normal...
Board: Hearing Disorders 01-18-2005, 04:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,433
Posted By mlgable
Re: What is IT?

Be aware the ear candles may have pushed any wax you had in your ear deeper. As you already know you should not use q-tips in your ear as it is to easy to cause damage and push any wax in the ear...
Board: Headaches & Migraines 01-18-2005, 04:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,176
Posted By mlgable
Re: Anyone been to an ENT?

The doc will do the exam as already mentioned. Since you think the headaches are sinus in nature he will probably order a set of sinus x-rays unless your regular doc already took sinus x-rays. This...
Board: Headaches & Migraines 01-18-2005, 04:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,279
Posted By mlgable
Re: Do you think I should go to the doctor?

Since these seem sinus in nature you can start by seeing your regular doc and asking for a set of sinus x-rays to rule out sinus infection/sinusitis. ANY reocurring headache that in not relieved by...
Board: Bowel Disorders 01-18-2005, 04:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 987
Posted By mlgable
Re: Worried about bf

Cancer will not be ruled out till the results of the colonoscopy are done. Even then they may have to do more tests like a biopsy if they would suspect cancer. Since the docs haven't seemed to...
Board: Stroke 01-18-2005, 05:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,691
Posted By mlgable
Re: My mom had a stroke 5 days before Christmas

It depends on how severe the stroke was and what side was affected as to how the recovery will go. Also a lot depends on how motivated the patient is to following their therapy program. One other...
Board: Men's Health 01-18-2005, 05:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,695
Posted By mlgable
Re: peeing problem? :\

This is not normal and should be investigated by your doc. You didn't mention how old you are but if you are an older male it could be a sign of benign prostatic hypertrophy which means a slightly...
Board: Cancer: Colon 01-18-2005, 05:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,218
Posted By mlgable
Re: Need to talk....scared

You mentioned that your doc thought you may have endo? My question is why hasn't the doc checked this out first based on all your symptoms as well as your bad periods etc.? I am glad the scoping...
Board: Cancer: Colon 01-18-2005, 05:09 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 947
Posted By mlgable
Re: Really Worried and embarassed

Just an FYI but Surfak is not a laxative it is a stool softener. For the constipation you need to be sure to add a fiber supplement such as metamucil to your routine and since your stools are hard...
Board: Women's Health 01-18-2005, 05:00 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,566
Posted By mlgable
Re: Ovary pain during pelvic exam

Be sure your doc investigates every avenue as pain with intercourse as well as your other symptoms should not go untreated. If the doc only ordered the pelvic ultasound because YOU complained of...
Board: Sexual Health - Women 01-17-2005, 09:55 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,251
Posted By mlgable
Re: New Comer with a question...

So long as you are know that there is always a chance of pregnancy no matter if birth control is used or not and you are emotionally ready for all that sex entails then go for it. One thing though...
Board: Headaches & Migraines 01-17-2005, 09:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 16,783
Posted By mlgable
Re: Headache / Eyeache

Your headaches sound much like my husbands. His are classed as migraines and he to doesn't have the aura or nausea although in the past he had worse migraines that did have all the classic symptoms...
Board: Eye & Vision 01-17-2005, 08:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 627
Posted By mlgable
Re: Glasses dilemma

Lenscrafters is NOT cheap. They only make you think they give you a great deal. I have gotten glasses there too and unless you buy cheap frames and reaalllllllllllllll cheap single vision lenses...
Board: Bowel Disorders 01-17-2005, 08:13 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 987
Posted By mlgable
Re: Worried about bf

The hospital cannot legally give you any information any more unless your boyfriend authorizes it. If you want to know more of what is going on you will have to have your boyfriend sign a form...
Board: ADD / ADHD 01-17-2005, 08:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,893
Posted By mlgable
Re: Teen son given 3 dx in only 2 hours....

My son has ADD and my daughter has what is known as ADD tendencies in which her brain is constantly in gear and this is what distracts her and causes sleep problems for her. Both were tested with...
Board: Headaches & Migraines 01-17-2005, 05:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,086
Posted By mlgable
Re: Headache Everyday of Life

Headaches everyday of your life need to be checked out by the doc ASAP to be sure there is nothing serious causing these headaches. See the doc and get this taken care of.
Board: Women's Health 01-17-2005, 04:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 418
Posted By mlgable
Re: Docs

Vaginal exams are not uncomfortable and you should not feel anything uncomfortable when he examines you. Also don't be nervous about the doc examining your perineal area as this is simply what he...
Board: Sexual Health - Teens 01-17-2005, 04:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,488
Posted By mlgable
Re: random boob worries

If you are not ready to be open and honest with your boyfriend about small things like your breasts then you certainly shouldn't be thinking about having sex with him. Have the two of you thought...
Board: Sexual Health - Women 01-17-2005, 04:25 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 492
Posted By mlgable
Re: Pap test tommorow, Do I have to wait for sex?

I would still wait until after your pap for sex even with a condom as there could be residue or other things that might throw that pap test off. If sex is that important to you then consider doing...
Board: Pregnancy-Teen 01-17-2005, 04:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 28,975
Posted By mlgable
Re: Peeing after intercourse really doesn't decrease your risk??

Urinating after sex should not decrease your chances of getting pregnant since urine flows out of the urethra and does not enter the vagina where your parteners semen is.
Board: Children's Health 01-17-2005, 04:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 831
Posted By mlgable
Re: Styes on my 2yr.old

At two years old he is probably rubbing his eyes more than you realize and is re-infecting his eye. Also be sure that you don't touch the tip of the eye dropper to his eye as this could re-infect...
Board: Eye & Vision 01-17-2005, 04:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 6,884
Posted By mlgable
Re: 7 Yr. Old Son, Repeated EYE INFECTION, NOT PINK EYE?????????

If the infections are that severe when he gets them your son needs to see the opthomologist sooner than at the end of the month. Call your docs office and have them get you an appointment with the...
Board: Colds & Flu 01-17-2005, 03:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 17,879
Posted By mlgable
Re: Headaches after flu normal? Advice please

Since you are still having problems 2 weeks after your bout with the flu it is time to see the doc and get this checked out. You should not still be having headaches, dizziness and light headedness....
Board: Acne 01-17-2005, 03:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,281
Posted By mlgable
Re: antibiotics never work

Antibiotics do work as acne is caused by the staph bacteria. If the antibiotic isn't working then the doc may need to try a different one. You also have to be sure to use good infection control...
Board: Bowel Disorders 01-17-2005, 02:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,733
Posted By mlgable
Re: i'm only 32

Since you have had a change in your bowel habits you need to get this checked out by the doc. Make an appointment with the doc and have him evaluate this to be sure nothing major is going on.
Board: General Health 01-17-2005, 02:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 36,271
Posted By mlgable
Re: red/purple hands

Since the doc already told you it is circulation related aka probably Raynauds symdrome then you need to start working on improving your circulation. Several things can help. Try taking an aspirin...
Board: Shingles 01-17-2005, 02:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,194
Posted By mlgable
Re: Any suggestions for my mom who has shingles?

Post herpatic neuralgia aka pain after the shingles is gone can linger on for a long time. If the lesions are all gone then this is what she has. There are many meds that will help this with one of...
Board: General Health 01-17-2005, 02:33 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 465
Posted By mlgable
Re: stuff in my ears everyday

Since this sinus drainage is still going on and coating your ears the only way to get it to go away is to see the doc and get some medication for it. You were given a diagnosis for it and since it...
Board: Headaches & Migraines 01-17-2005, 08:32 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,299
Posted By mlgable
Re: Headache before a period

If the headace lasts all day and will not go away with over the counter pain meds then it is most likely a migraine headache. If you are interested there are preventative meds available as well as...
Board: Women's Health 01-16-2005, 10:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 4,909
Posted By mlgable
Re: Yikes monistat really burns!

Monistat should not burn when you use it. If it burns then something is wrong. Since you are not sure you have a yeast infection see the doc tomorrow for a proper diagnosis. Many infections can...
Board: Sexual Health - Teens 01-16-2005, 10:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 545
Posted By mlgable
Re: ...???

Yes many couples do this and a much better word is anus.
Board: Sexual Health - General 01-16-2005, 10:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 538
Posted By mlgable
Re: only 24

If intercourse is painful and orgasms are painful at times you need to see the doc and get this checked out. As for orgasms with sex................many women are unable to orgasm with intercourse...
Board: Hearing Disorders 01-16-2005, 10:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 503
Posted By mlgable
Re: Is It Safe??

Do not use silly putty. Go to the drug store or walmart and pick up some ear putty that is made specifically for keeping water out of the ears.
Board: Headaches & Migraines 01-16-2005, 10:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,299
Posted By mlgable
Re: Headache before a period

This is very common amoung women and is due to hormonal fluctuations. If the headaches are just normal headaches and repsond to over the counter meds then she is fine but if they are severe enough...
Board: General Health 01-16-2005, 12:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 665
Posted By mlgable
Re: Not sure what to do?

What end of the scale were your hormone levels on when the doctor checked them? Were they anywhere close to indicating peri-menopause? Perhaps if you post what your hormone levels came back at we...
Board: Alzheimer's Disease & Dementia 01-16-2005, 09:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 940
Posted By mlgable
Re: Granny's not "Granny"

It could very well be dementia that is setting in but it could also be something like depression. The doctors should not be the one deciding which nursing home she goes to though. That should be up...
Board: Vitamins & Supplements 01-16-2005, 07:37 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 543
Posted By mlgable
Re: Pharmaceutical Grade& Bioavailablity Vitamins?

I use a good multivitamin that is not available over the counter, that is readily absorbed by the body so that I get more out of the vitamin and my health is awesome. With that and a good...
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