I keep having seemingly random pain in my legs/arms. Yes, I already went to the doctor. [more inside]
Will eating foods heavy in potassium help after consuming too much salty food? [more inside]
I think that marijuana may be giving me headaches, but I'm really not sure. [more inside]
Do (male) pilots ever experience unintended erections while experiencing high G loads on their body? [more inside]
The tip of my left big toe* sometimes gets numb, down to the point about half-way down the nail, all around the toe. I can't see any cause for this. It's not injured or gangrenous. "What's up with that?" * someone else's left big toe
Beyond the idea that "Water is essential to carry out processes in the human body," I do not understand the more complicated health relationship between water and our bodies. [more inside]
My wife has a condition that may be helped by cutting dairy foods and wheat from her diet. Can anyone advise us on how to make the transition from a diet replete with dairy and wheat to one devoid of these foods? How will our bodies react? What about our psyches? Can anyone recommend recipes or better yet, cook books?
GirlFilter: I am crooked... inside. Travelers to my vagina would find themselves taking an abrupt right turn 2 or 3 inches in. Is this normal? Do I have to marry a crooked man? [more inside]
Dog in sudden, mysterious pain. Going to see the vet as soon as possible, but want to be as prepared as I can be. [more inside]
How do I "incorporate under my business" for the purpose of deducting health care costs from my income as a self-employed person? [more inside]
To those in the know, please recommend a high-quality, efficient and reliable, solid and durable vaporizer. [more inside]
Looking for a last ditch plan for getting rid of these warts - before I make the doctor's appointment...
Looking for a last ditch plan for getting rid of these warts - before I make the doctor's appointment... [more inside]
Ouch! Why does this medication hurt my stomach a day after I've taken it for the last time? Please explain before I have an ulcer or an alien growing inside me or something... [more inside]
What can communities do to thwart the actions of the DEA? [more inside]
Can an American get cheap dental work done in Canada? [more inside]
I try to protect my health inside my abode by allowing access to outside air at all times, even in extreme temperatures. When my fireplace is not in use, I keep the flue open anyway, for that purpose. My question is: If the fireplace *is* in use, will the open flu serve the same purpose, or do I need to open a window as well?
Is it safe to live directly underneath a large number of radio and/or cell towers? [more inside]
I like the taste of butter. I grew up with margarine as the "healthier" substitute, then switched to various spreads, then back. What provides the healthiest butter or butter analog? [more inside]
Have any tips for living (in the US) without health insurance? [more inside]
I edit video at home. It can be a fairly noisy environment as I live in a busy part of L.A. so I often use headphones while I work. Nothing odd about that; however... [more inside]
Help two college students drop some fat and eat healthier. [more inside]
How can I not get sick from my flatmate being ill (again!) [more inside]
How do I tell my wife she's fat? [more inside]
How do I build up the muscle strength required to allow me to keep using my shoulder without surgery, after a dislocation? [more inside]
Delayed cold sensitivity in teeth? Anyone know what this is? It's not quite a brain-freeze, not actually cold-sensitivity, it's exactly this: 45 minutes to an hour after I eat something frozen, I get a sharp ache deep inside in my upper gums/skull (about where the canine eminence lies). [more inside]
I would very much like to locate a list of most (if not all) careers in health and medicine that correlates the required level of education, years and study focus, as well as expected income levels.
Is walking at your normal walking rate, but increasing the distance you walk, sufficient enough to be considered exercise? Can anyone recommend exercises for people who are very underconditioned and extremely obese, but not in poor cardiac health? And, finally, is there a medical professional who is the equivalent of a gym's personal trainer? (More inside.) [more inside]
How do I fix myself on the cheap? [more inside]
I need to buy term life insurance ASAP, but I'm out of shape. What's the smart thing to do? [more inside]
XMAS DINNER: Is it safe to eat these leftovers? [more inside]
How is it that Camel has achieved in marketing a non-spit oral tobacco product when typically, that type of product has to be spit? [more inside]
My grandmother was acting very strange last night and now I’m worried. [more inside]
Are there any laws that pertain to how much time an employee is given to consider their insurance options? [more inside]
I poked at a painful blemish on my forehead and now I have a big lump. What's the best way to fix this? [more inside]
How can I help my picky-eatin' partner to choose healthier foods? [more inside]
Do birds burp? [more inside]
[Dental Filter] So, my gums are doing an awful lot of bleeding. It will be at least four months before I can go to the dentist. What can I do about this in the mean time? [more inside]
How do I go from newly skinny to kinda buff? [more inside]
I think I have the flu. Should I stay in bed or run 5K?
When to mix in weight training with a weight loss plan [more inside]
I think I may have seriously screwed up my voice. How do you know the difference between a temporary weird voice and long term damage? [more inside]
I've just been diagnosed as having hypothyroidism (probably Hashimoto's disease, though the secondary bloodwork that would confirm that isn't back yet). I'd like to hear stories/anecdotes about having hypothyroid problems &/or Hashimoto's, especially if you've tried alternative treatments (whether or not they've succeeded). Additionally, I'm looking for resources, online or off, that consider alternative treatments/dietary changes/etc as well as standard Western medical practices. [more inside]
Help me find that medical book dispensing advice for "living on the edge". [more inside]
I'm trying to help out a friend /wout health insurance who needs some psych counceling in NYC. I remember hearing about something attached to a college, where it was $25 or $50 an hour. Any info?
[Cold Weather Filter]: Facial skin getting really splotchy red as New England is starting to get cold. Any suggestions or remedies? [more inside]
What's the difference between green snot and yellow snot? [more inside]
What's the deal with dairy? [more inside]
I have accepted that if I wish to preserve my reproductive organs, I will need to acquire a long coat rather quickly. but what to look out for?
I have accepted that if I wish to preserve my reproductive organs, I will need to acquire a long coat rather quickly. but what to look out for? [more inside]
I'm not looking for quack cures. I know there are no easy fixes. I hate to waste money. But I'd like to find a trusted website or source for recommending vitamins and supplements. [more inside]
Can an eye twitch move to your jaw? [more inside]