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MedicareGalsJun 03, 2014
AvaJenestyJun 02, 2014
MedicareGalsMay 27, 2014
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By AvaJenesty Blank
A few months ago my grandfather died. He had intestinal issues and was no longer able to absorb anything. When he cam...
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DalubabaMay 18, 2014
Sanjivani Wanjari, MD Apr 21, 2014
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By SCOPED Blank
It's seems everything physiologically gets worse with age but there must be things that get better. Can you think of ...
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sharrona12001May 15, 2014
Dr. Kokil Mathur May 14, 2014
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Our 91-year-old mother recently had a pacemaker implanted to regulate her heartbeat. Is it normal for her to go thro...
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Dr. Kokil Mathur May 14, 2014
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By jjw249 Blank
This is actually a question on behalf of my father, who is 70 years old. He suffers from cervical myelopathy, in o...
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jemma116Apr 27, 2014
caregiver222Apr 27, 2014
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By jessieryann Blank
why does my 89 year old father sleep all the time is death imenent
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MedicareGalsApr 24, 2014
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By chope033 Blank
Ihave pain in both arms,shouders, elbows and in between,severe pain everyday and night too
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caregiver222Apr 18, 2014
MedicareGalsApr 17, 2014
caregiver222Apr 15, 2014
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By Vocation Blank
My grandma is visiting from out of the US and she does not have health insurance. Is there an insurance provider that...
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MedicareGalsApr 17, 2014
MedicareGalsApr 17, 2014
breezytooFeb 06, 2014
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breezytooFeb 04, 2014
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By breezytoo Blank
Was anyone else kind of confused by the medicare paperwork? Also, I'm turning 63 in Feb. doesn't medicare start when ...
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Sanjivani Wanjari, MD Apr 11, 2014
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By Chickenleg Blank
I have been thoroughly checked and do not have any heart disease. Yet I continue to have occasional "attacks" of ches...
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vicv44Apr 10, 2014
vicv44Apr 10, 2014
DalubabaApr 10, 2014
mandy876Apr 09, 2014
DalubabaApr 09, 2014
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By vicv44 Blank
I’m a 69 year old male in very good health. Don’t smoke (but a little wine daily). On no medications of any kind, n...
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DalubabaApr 09, 2014
breezytooApr 08, 2014
DalubabaMar 26, 2014
breezytooMar 04, 2014
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By breezytoo Blank
Not a question but a cute "Cat in the Hat" cartoon I found and wanted to share with others like me. Hope you enjoy it...
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Sanjivani Wanjari, MD Apr 09, 2014
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By Augustomarco Blank
I normally take metropolos 25mg two times a day what happened if I take 50mg once a day?
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caregiver222Apr 07, 2014
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By candy412 Blank
Is the nutrisystem diet good for you and is it a healthey one for someone to be on.
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caregiver222Apr 04, 2014
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By Augustomarco Blank
I have been assigned to take metropolol 25mg two time per day if I take 50mg once only is this going to be ok?
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mindaffairsMar 12, 2014
mindaffairsMar 11, 2014
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By mindaffairs Blank
Beginning at age 7 I had migraine headaches associated with vision aura. At 77 I still have auras, at times a dull he...
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By isabeldorastorey Blank
What is the most recent method for measuring creatinine? I used to have this done regularly when on lithium - 24 hour...
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By rustyca1943 Blank
HI, I HAVE JUST BEEN DIAGNOSED WTH STAGE 3 ckd and prescribed losartan and atorvastatin my bp is 125/75 with amlodipi...
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Sanjivani Wanjari, MD Feb 27, 2014
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By jemiller23 Blank
Recently, I have been reading negative responses from a number of Doctors of Medicine voicing their concerns/warnings...
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DalubabaFeb 23, 2014
mariepiFeb 22, 2014
DalubabaFeb 22, 2014
mariepiFeb 21, 2014
oldieFeb 13, 2014
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By bigbelly1 Blank
My 68 year old mother has been taking .5mg xanax xr every morning and ambien cr every night for many, many years. Rec...
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AChenierFeb 22, 2014
mariepiFeb 22, 2014
AChenierFeb 21, 2014
mariepiFeb 21, 2014
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By AChenier Blank
I normally take my pressure three times at 10-20 second intervals. My systolic pressure is always much higher on ...
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