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Dr. Lisa Marie Karres, D.O.

Family Practitioner

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Dr. Lisa Marie Karres, D.O.
  • Lancaster, OH
  • Accepting new patients

What can I do to help manage my problem of frequent diarrhea?

You can try an illumination diet where you for example cut out all dairy to see if that resolves the issue if not try cutting out other types of food one at a time. If this continues READ MORE
You can try an illumination diet where you for example cut out all dairy to see if that resolves the issue if not try cutting out other types of food one at a time. If this continues seek medical attention.

Questions about breathing, chest pain, restlessness, coughing and throat pain.

You could have seasonal allergies and/or asthma, but because of chest pain and fever, you should see your doctor to make sure you do not have a serious infection.

What is the best diet recommended for IBD?

Everyone is a little different but he may get relief from a low residue diet.

Are there any natural medications that help with anxiety?

You should always check interactions and consult your doctor but St John's Wart is a natural antidepressant. I also recommend mindfulness techniques.

Are palpitations along with hypertension normal?

This may be normal but it may not be as well you should have an exam and some simple tests could be done like EKG to check your heart rhythm.

Is fever during chickenpox normal?

Initially, it is, but if it continues, seek medical attention as your child may get a secondary bacterial infection.

Is a CT Scan safe for kids?

It does expose the child to radiation, which can be harmful if he or she gets many more radiation exposures over years. If it is necessary for diagnosis and treatment, then it READ MORE
It does expose the child to radiation, which can be harmful if he or she gets many more radiation exposures over years. If it is necessary for diagnosis and treatment, then it would be worth the risk.

What are the best emergency medicines to keep handy for food poisoning?

Zofran, and ask your doctor for an antibiotic just in case.

My daughter got scratched by my dog. Will she need a tetanus shot?

Not if she is up to date on her routine vaccines.

Can cough and cold always be treated with home remedies?

If they are older than a year old you can try small spoon of honey.

Are there any medicines for boosting immunity when the weather changes?

Always ask your doctor or pharmacist first but consider vitamin D, C and echinacea.

My husband is down with a viral infection. Can it pass on to my daughter?

Always cough into the crook of your arm, everyone should wash with soap and water. Wiping down all surfaces with antiseptic wipes. No kisses and hugs until Dad is better.