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Avatar n tn i was told its a boil, caused by, yup, ingrown hair. apply hot cloth or hot bottle once a day for half hour. for a week or so, should come to head and drain puss, do NOT squeeze.
Avatar n tn I had an U/S for this pregnancy last week at 18 weeks, very clearly again, it's a boy! They can tell the sex as early as 16 weeks, I think the earlier the easier it was to see. It was a little harder this time being 2 weeks further along, but at 16 weeks they were the perfect size to see everything from their heads to their toes.
599316 tn?1256925213 An extremely rare cause of vaginal bleeding during early pregnancy is a molar pregnancy. A molar pregnancy occurs when abnormal tissue grows rather than an embryo. This type of pregnancy is often referred to as gestational trophoblastic disease or GTD; it may also be called a "mole." I'm not trying to scare you or anything, just some stuff i got from about.com, In any case you should see a doc.
219836 tn?1213547452 I am not sure if it is normal or not but I am 18 weeks and 1 day and havent felt baby move or kick. At least I dont think so. This my third pregnancy but the first that I actully see my baby. I saw him a week ago and the doctor told me he was ok I even saw him move. I am just worried I have felt anything. Also another thing that is worring me is that I am not really showing it just seems I am gaining weight. My stomach isnt hard is normal like I had it before.
Avatar n tn and started Welbutrun a week ago to stop smoking...does welbutron make you sweat? I have gained weight since the triplets were born, and my tummy still looks like I am 5 months pregnant. (I know my stomach grew big, but most triplet moms tend to loose most of it.)Is this a problem with a pituitary tumor? Or is this seem normal? I am having SO much back pain from lugging around this stomach, I am 5'6 195lbs. HELP!
Avatar f tn // ms.about.com /od/multiplesclerosis101/p/ms_risk_factors.htm Who Gets Mulitple Sclerosis? By Julie Stachowiak, Ph.D., About.com Guide Updated: December 05, 2008 Multiple Sclerosis Prevalence: Risk factors and the question of who gets multiple sclerosis (MS) is a bit complicated. Because researchers do not fully understand the causes of MS, they also do understand why some people get MS and others do not. Overall, MS is considered a rare disease.
Avatar n tn Living Well with Hypothyroidism by Mary Shomon, who also has a thyroid column on About.com; and The Thyroid Solution by Ridha Arem, M.D. Both these books are excellent, they are in essence a compiliation & analysis of most if not all of the current available medical information regarding hypothyroidism written in a logical and unbiased manner.
Avatar f tn The doc asked that I have a retest which was done last week and at my office visit with him, I had mentioned that I had briefly felt some relief in my symptoms (which was SO GREAT) but had started to have extreme tiredness, etc to reappear again. He said that I may have to have a higher dose of thyroid meds and would evaluate my test results. I received a letter today that seriously frustrated me b/c he said that my TSH was .593 with normal levels being from .54 to 5.
Avatar f tn That diagnosis did not stand very long, but the point is somewhere between my first diagnosis and my second diagnosis, I developed TSI antibodies, and they started competing with my Hashimoto's antibodies for dominance. If I didn't have a stack of blood tests showing hypo to hyper from week to week, I would not believe it myself. Then I got stuck in hyper and it got worse and worse, until I had extreme toxicosis, muscle wasting, and a heart problem that has stuck around.
Avatar n tn I went to the ER by ambulance, had a CT of the head, was followed up by a neurologist, had a ton of blood work, and was basically told that it was stress. Also, during all this, I had tingling, shortness of breath, extreme fatigue, and migraines. I couldn't get any answers, except panic attacks, and stress. I still have trouble believing that my symptoms were all caused by stress.
Avatar m tn This exaggerated conception of the capabilities has been encouraged by drug companies, by psychiatrists themselves, and by the patients’ understandable hopes for cures. Psychiatrists target discrete symptoms with treatments, and other drugs are piled on top to treat side effects. 2.7.6 Theseus used a ball of thread as he entered the labyrinth of the Minotaur. He fastened this thread to the door and let it trail behind him as he went in.
Avatar f tn The Jewish View of Satan By Ariela Pelaia, About.com Guide Satan is a character that appears in the belief systems of many religions, including Christianity and Islam. In Judaism "satan" is not a sentient being but a metaphor for the evil inclination – the yetzer hara – that exists in every person and tempts us to do wrong.
Avatar n tn PLEASE LADIES THAT HAVE GESTATIONAL DIABETES/GLUCOMETER READ THESE WORDS: The bible says in Hosea 4:6 my people are destroyed for a lack of knowledge. The knowledge I want to pass on to you is to Please go to these web sites and read what we can do to take charge of our bodies we don't have to be sick anymore. Yes you heard me right, we don't have to be sick. There are cancels and all types of disease being healed every day just by changing our lifestyle.
Avatar n tn You might have to use preparation H Ointment to put on the hemorrhoid to push them in so you can insert the hemorrhoidal suppositories..Hemorrhoidal Suppositories is by a company by the name of Healthy Accents telephone number is 1-866-322-2439 ....I brought the medicine at Food Loin Supermarket..It has only been 2 weeks but no smell so far...I am not a doctor just a victim..I hope my info was helpful someone else..
Avatar n tn Now I noitce them a week before, during and a week after. It's so crazy because it's like I have 1 normal week and that week isn't that normal at all-lol. I have a cardiologist and he said lots of women complaint that their palps are worse during that time of the month. It would be great if there was a study done regarding that.
Avatar n tn I know what a level TSH is but at one point had a level of 32.5 - which was treated by adjusting the dosage. However, due to recent HORRIBLE symptons, knew I needed to have it checked again (3 months earlier than my scheduled check). It was at 85.8 which scares me to death after doing what little research I have. I have been looking for ranges and what effects they may have on me at certain ranges (other than the obvious ones I have been feeling).
Avatar n tn One of the symptoms of hypothyroid that I know of is that your digestion slows down, this means you get more constipated and more time passes between bowel movements (which can lead to all sorts of problems by itself). 3 times a day to 3 times a week is supposedly the norm for bowel movements (even if you're within this range it is still possible you're constipated). You can also measure your body temperature when you wake up.
168348 tn?1379360675 My TSH had climbed to 154 by the time I had my treatment dose. It took about a week on the meds to feel halfway human again. I pretty much lived on the forum at that time, and there are SO many people that supported me and got me through a very difficult time. I wanted to let you know that I appreciate each and every one of you! It would have been a lot harder going through it without you all. I'm happy to report that thyroid wise, I'm feeling great.
499534 tn?1328707778 I'm not too well versed, but wanted to say Hello. I am sure our other CL Stella will stop by to share some more info as she is on Armour!
Avatar n tn I wont post my story unless you want to know. Last week I had pain on my left ovary and today pain on my right. Its almost like a pinching feeling. Leads me to believe it (they) are cysts. When I normally am not on BC I have 28 day cycle. But not sure what to think since just having the IUD removed. Anyone have experience with this ?
Avatar n tn Usually it happens within a week of my period. It is horrible and honestly the first time I thought I was dying. I thought maybe it was Toxic shock syndrome but when I brought it up to my Dr. I was told that this is not the case. I was sent for testing of my colon, stomach, have had MRI etc. No one knows what is causing it and until today I never knew anyone else had experienced it.
1208743 tn?1267433201 Some reading I have done has suggested that vitamin deficiency can lead to worsening thyroid issues. (I can't remember where I read that tho!) Look for books by Mary Shoman (sp?). She writes some good ones explaining thyroid issues. Let see...don't panic.
211940 tn?1267884866 I have been looking everywhere for an answer, maybe someone here can. About 1 year ago I began having pain in my right upper arm, between the shoulder and elbow, about mid arm where the biceps brachii muscle or brachialis muscle is. I went to my Primary Physician who said it was a torn brachialis muscle. Since I was working at a 2nd job, I thought it might be job related so I went through the whole Workman's Comp issue.
125112 tn?1217277462 In looking in my throat, saw white gunk within tonsil crypt. Covered by a clear, glue like substance. My ears began plugging. In taking Afrin, blew out a-lot of orangish flecks. Helped my ears. Cont...
Avatar n tn Meanwhile, having an out-of-whack thyroid gland is enough to make you feel down all by itself. Then to have the sort of physician you describe is one more burden on your already overburdened morale. Good luck, and please send an update when you feel up to it.
Avatar n tn Sometimes though I feel like I cannot handle the symptoms much longer but that too passes and then I realize a whole week has gone by! I wish everyone well . Continue writing and let me know if you find anything that helps!