Proper exercise and intake of healthy food can help alleviate common types of body pain such as neck, joint and back to name a few; as confirmed by the Arizona pain management experts at the Arizona Pain Network

Since insulin turns carbohydrates into fat, is there a medication to...

Since insulin turns carbohydrates into fat, is there a medication to take that will slow down insulin production? No, and it would not be wise....

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My doctor diagnosed me with hypoglycemia and handed me a diabetic...

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I have severe pain just below my rib cage. I saw...

Lately, I have had severe pain in my upper right quadrant, just beneath my ribcage. The pain is "rolling", "cramping", "hard" pain. The onset...

What is bran?

What is bran? You hear so much about fiber and bran lately. My grandmother used to tell us to eat roughage. Why? Does an...

Where can I find a dietitian who works with people who...

Where can I find a dietitian who works with people who have stomach or intestinal problems? The Medical Nutrition and Nutrition Entrepreneurs dietetic practice groups...

Where can I find a dietitian who works with infertility?

Where can I find a dietitian who works with infertility? The Women's Health dietetic practice group of the American Dietetic Association specializes in working with...

How many calories I should be taking to make sure my...

I am a 23-year-old female that is breastfeeding a three-week-old infant. I was wondering how many calories I should be taking to make sure...

I’m pregnant with my second child and gained 70 pounds which...

Hi, I hope you can answer my question. I'm 180 pounds 5 feet 2 inches and just found out I'm pregnant with my second...

Does caffeinated pop give us hiccups?

Does caffeinated pop give us hiccups? Caffeine would not give you hiccups. The carbonation in the pop (also called soda) you drink may though.

My wife and I are trying to lose weight. How much...

My wife and I are trying to lose weight. We are concerned about the amount of fat in our diet. What is the recommended...

My husband has high blood pressure and moderately high cholesterol. What...

My husband has high blood pressure (140/95) and moderately high cholesterol (210). He is currently taking medication to control his blood pressure. While he...

I am undergoing Intron-A treatment for hepatitis C. The nurse in charge of the...

I am undergoing INTRON-A treatment for Hepatitis C. One of the possible side effects of the treatment is suppression of the bone marrow"s ability...

What foods can I eat when I have the flu?

What foods can I eat when I have the flu? FLU, FEVER, VOMITING, DIARRHEA: If your symptoms include fever and/or vomiting, contact your doctor. The...

What foods can I eat when I have a cold?

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Where can I find a dietitian who works with hepatitis or autoimmune disorders?

Where can I find a dietitian who works with hepatitis or autoimmune disorders? The HIV / AIDS dietetic practice group of the American Dietetic Association...

My twin girls are always sick. Are there foods to boost their immune systems?

I have twin girls who are 5 years old. Since they have started school it seems as if they are always kind of sick....

Can vitamin B6 help heal carpal tunnel syndrome?

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I take 4 antioxidants and sometimes about selenium. What do you...

I take four antioxidants (beta-carotene, vitamin E, vitamin C and selenium). I wonder sometimes about the selenium. I have broken my organic selenium tablets...

There have never been documented cases of nerve damage caused by...

There have never been documented cases of nerve damage caused by vitamin B6 at doses of less than 500 milligrams a day. Please provide...

I am actually bulimic and a cutter because I feel so...

I think that your calculator is messed up. People feel bad about themselves as it is and I don't think that it makes them...

I am a seventh grader doing a report for science on...

I am a seventh grader in Massachusetts doing a report for science on anorexia/bulimia. Part of this assignment is to interview a patient or...

What do you think about Instant Breakfast? Will it help me...

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