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Why I Need to Know About Alternatives to Surgery for my Large Simple Goiter by Dr. Richard Guttler Medical Doctor Posted Wed 24 Jun 2009 2:05pm There are not many therapy alternatives to surgery if you have a goiter. The large goiter may be causing obstructive symptoms, or harbor a cancer. The obstructive component can be evaluated by MR, and pulmonary function testing, including flow loop to see if there is any upper airway obstruction. Any suspicious nodules found on ultrasound need t ... Read on »
STAPLE SUNDAY! by movesnmunchies Health Maven Posted Sun 27 Mar 2011 12:00am Happy Sunday everyone!! Thank you for all of your sweet comments on yesterday’s post!! I’m glad you enjoyed learning more about me- I just love questions! Okay… so first of all… the bad news… I think I have tendonitis in my foot- I can barely walk on it without it killing me! How did I get it? Flip flops. Yes, people… - Oh and whil ... Read on »
Surgery notes , to be always remembered by Ahmad.H Posted Tue 23 Mar 2010 12:00am Hernia Q. Define hernia Protrusion of any viscus from its normal cavity through an abdominal opening Q. What are the types of hernia ? Ans: Inguinal , umbilical , paraumbilical , femoral , incisional Q. What is the difference between direct and indirect inguinal hernia ? Ans: ... Read on »
Coconut And Its Health Benefits by COLA FOODS WORLDWIDE Facebook Posted Sat 26 Mar 2011 3:02pm Coconut is a tropical fruit that is rich in protein. The meat of the coconut is very good in destroying intestinal parasites, that we get from eating infected food. Coconut water is good for kidney and urinary bladder problems. Matured Coconut Nutritive Values : Per 100 g ... Read on »
Goiter and Iodine Deficiency by Anthony R. Patient Expert Posted Sun 23 Jan 2011 3:48am Illustration grabbed from the Internet The fourth week of January is Goiter Awareness Week in the Philippines. Goiter is the term used to describe the thyroid gland which has become enlarged. Large goiters can make it hard to breathe or swallow and can cause a cough and hoarseness. There are many conditions leading to its enlargement; namely ... Read on »
Goiter, goiter everywhere by Dr. William D. Medical Doctor Posted Wed 20 May 2009 9:26am 1 Comment The results of the recent Heart Scan Blog poll are in. The question: Do you used iodized salt? The responses: Yes, I use iodized salt every day 94 (28%) Yes, I use iodized salt occasionally 56 (16%) No, I do not use any iodized salt 41 (12%) No, I use a non-iodized salt (sea salt, Kosher) 126 (37%) ... Read on »
“Crazy” Outtakes, Part 7: Narcissism, Weed, Booze and Goiters by Dr. Rob Dobrenski Doctor of PhilosophyHealth Maven Posted Sun 27 Mar 2011 2:48pm Click here if this is your first time visiting the Crazy Outtakes section of the site. I believe this was written in 2005. It originally began as a chapter about working with Narcissist Personality Disorder and how challenging the work can be. It was also a caveat to therapists about taking unadulterated pleasure in the outlandishness o ... Read on »
Lead to Gold: The alchemy of transforming nutritional-supplement-to-medication by Dr. William D. Medical Doctor Posted Sun 11 Jan 2009 2:57pm Here's a recipe to make hundreds of millions of dollars. Others have done it and you can do it, too! 1) Identify a nutritional supplement that works. Find some agent deemed to fall within the broad allowances of the 1994 Dietary Supplement Health and Education Act. However, because this agent is already in the public domain and is essenti ... Read on »