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My Diabetic team want me to go back on the pill as do I for avoiding monthly visit when I'm on holiday. They also don't want me to come off my Folic Acid.. just want to know is it ok to take both...
I can't believe it is 10years since I had a Sigmoid Resection. Has anyone else had one? Mine was for Diverticulitis. I have to have a colonoscopy on Friday for a checkup. Lovely. What a performance...
I would just like to say a big Thank You for all those who gave me advice, after my bleeding duodenal ulcer and stay in hospital last week, especially our resident doctor, Sqad..x.....Having lots of...
Medical professional please the approx recovery time for a Gallbladder removal and a bariatric bypass. Also any idea of the length of time for the op? Are we talking hour or hours? thank you...
Been referred to the local outpatients for the above. Anyone ever had the op? Think they sew a piece of mesh in to hold it all together. It'll be a fair few months yet so i need to know what to...
My Doctor put me on atrovastin 20mg for colestrol. Blood result 6.2. I only no Simavastin. Why not start on 10mg first.? Whats the diffrence in the statins.?Very confused. x...
What works for you.
Called over to see Sista today and about once a month an autistic fella calls with her. He was the guy that I got the stupid presents for at Xmas and to hear him today express his sadness at Xmas was...
Has anyone here got any experience of this? I was on 20mg due to reactive depression (not clinical depression) I quite often forgot to take the tablets. I have been taking 10 mg for the last week or...
GP practices must open 12 hours a day, 7 days a week or have their funding withdrawn. The vast majority of people who use the GP don't need to. Any aches and pains and they're off to the doctors. And...
Hi everyone.....Belated Happy New Year..... Great start to the year as just got out of hospital with a bleeding duodenal ulcer.....had endoscopy and had ulcer repaiired and on drip for fluids and...
For the last couple of weeks I've had problems with my ribs. Especially when driving, stopping at a junction and having to crane my neck to check traffic, ribs move out of place. Pain is horrendous....
How would a male know if he's got gynecomastia, or if he's just a bit fat or something? Since my teenage years(im now 50) Ive always been self conscious of my 'moobs'. Never been a problem with my...
Recently her indoors brought out a cannister of deodorant from my supply of birthdays/ christmas presents that has been sitting in a bag over several years . This morning I just happen to notice on...
Following my last foray into this much discussed subject when I said I was trying a daily Magnesium tablet (250 mg from Holland & Barrett), I’m delighted to report that in the many months I’ve...
The condition of your mother's arm continues to unsettle me and i wonder if you could give an update to what has happened in the last 24 hours?
Had it done today at about 12pm. With sedation and throat spray! If nervous like me, I'd recommend it. Anyway, turns out I have Gastritis and Hiatus Hernia. I'm not too sure what Hiatus Hernia...
Further to my question of 9th December. My Mums arm is dreadfully swollen; she is getting excruciating spasms/pain in her forearm and hand.......these are preventing her from getting much sleep. She...
I have had this ruddy chest infection for nearly three months now, and I just can't get rid of it. We are told by the Doctors not to clog up the Surgeries, as its viral and antibiotics won't help. But...
Are there any any out there who feels the same. I am finding myself feeling low more than usual, sista over today - seems low - altho won't show it. Friend visited on Thursday - she is low too - I...

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