My Posts
Oct 22, 2014 in the Ebola Community - 1
"Leading experts " don't agree on how Ebola is transmitted. Some say you cannot get Ebola from an Ebola patient who sneezes or coughs right near you. Others say you can! Wouldn't it be wisest to always err on the side of caution? Pam
Mar 12, 2014 in the Colon Cancer Community - 1
Hi, I'm 25 years old and for the past day or two whenever I have a bowel movement there is bright red blood in my stool. Does this mean I have colon cancer? HELP Thanks for any help you can give Pam
Sep 06, 2013 in the Pain Management Community - 2
Hi Sorry you're in so much pain. I have heard that often when patients take pain-meds for long periods of time, they become ineffective or in some cases - can cause pain. Gizmo gives great advice. One other thing you might consider is contacting your local Mental Health Association since you are taking both pain and anxiety medications. Perhap...
Aug 27, 2013 in the Family Health Expert Forum - 2
Thank you so much for such a wonderful answer! I sent this on to my daughter and she I'm very happy to report that she has an appointment with my grandchildren's Pediatrician to get them VACCINATED! There is a lot of garbage on the Internet and everyone seems to have an opinion, but the answer you gave me was amazing! I just wanted you to know ...
Aug 27, 2013 in the Pregnancy 35+ Community - 6
PS: I found this information for pregnant Moms from the National Sleep Foundation (non-profit organization). http://www.sleepfoundation.org/article/hot-topics/sleep-tips-pregnant-women Hope this is helpful
Aug 27, 2013 in the Pregnancy 35+ Community - 6
Hi I saw your post about having difficulty breathing when you lay flat on your back and urge you to call your doctor to let him or her know that this is happening. It is probably nothing to worry about, but there are a few serious conditions that have this symptom and you really just need to get it checked out. Wishing you a lifetime of happiness with y...
Aug 22, 2013 in the Family Health Expert Forum - 2
Hi My daughter does not believe in vaccinating my grandchildren because she is convinced that vaccinations cause autism. Is there any definitive data that proves this is not true? I'm so worried that my grandchildren are not protected from horrible illnesses that could threaten their lives. Thank you for any help or suggestions you may have. ...
Jul 10, 2013 in the Birth Control (Contraception) Community - 1
Hi everyone, I just saw a news story about Estarylla. Sandoz Pharmaceuticals has initiated a nationwide recall of one lot of Estarylla (norgestimate and ethinyl estradiol) birth control tablets after a customer reported finding a placebo tablet in a row of active tablets. The lot number of the birth control pills is LF01213A and the expiration date is Fe...
Jun 04, 2013 in the STDs Expert Forum - 2
Thank you so much for answering my question and alleviating some of my anxiety. Words cannot adequately express how grateful I am to have a place to ask an embarrassing question anonymously (almost) and get an answer from one of the world's leading experts on the subject! I'll bet you thought most people don't take the time to read your bio -...