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Dr. Vyas Naresh Dake, M.D.

Family Practitioner

Dr. Vyas Dake is a family practitioner practicing in Roswell, NM. Dr. Dake specializes in comprehensive health care for people of all ages. In addition to diagnosing and treating illnesses, family practitioners also put focus on preventative care with routine checkups, tests and personalized coaching on how to maintain a healthy lifestyle. Dr. Dake possesses immense general knowledge on maintaining health and today, family practitioners provide more care for the underserved and rural populations than any other medical specialty.
18 years Experience
Dr. Vyas Naresh Dake, M.D.
  • Roswell, NM
  • Jawaharlal Institute of Post-Graduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER)
  • Accepting new patients

Motion sickness in children?

There are a few things you can do for motion sickness without medication. Before the travel drink some ginger ale or chew on some ginger gummies. Try to lie down if possible and READ MORE
There are a few things you can do for motion sickness without medication. Before the travel drink some ginger ale or chew on some ginger gummies. Try to lie down if possible and keep loud noises to minimum and may be little distraction with soothing music may help. Also avoiding heavy meals, alcohol and caffeinated drinks.

My baby blinks excessively. What's wrong?

Excessive blinking could be caused by problems with the eyelids or the conjunctival surface that is the white part of the eye, decreased tear production or any problems with vision READ MORE
Excessive blinking could be caused by problems with the eyelids or the conjunctival surface that is the white part of the eye, decreased tear production or any problems with vision or eyelashes turning inward or foreign body in eye and sometimes it could just be tics. You need to see an ophthalmologist to diagnose what actually is causing it.

Is protein powder safe for a protein deficiency?

Correcting protein deficiency is very important, otherwise you will develop multiple symptoms. Protein powders are fine as they are usually simple proteins and easy to absorb. READ MORE
Correcting protein deficiency is very important, otherwise you will develop multiple symptoms. Protein powders are fine as they are usually simple proteins and easy to absorb. I would recommend protein supplementation with dietary proteins including animal and plant proteins which will include a variety of essential amino acids and fiber along with protein powder. Although you need to monitor your protein intake to no more than 30% of your daily calorie intake.

Vyas Dake, MD

Is my vitamin b12 deficiency from my change in diet?

Vitamin B12 is naturally found in animal products, including fish, meat, poultry, eggs, milk, and milk products. Vitamin B12 is generally not present in plant foods, but fortified READ MORE
Vitamin B12 is naturally found in animal products, including fish, meat, poultry, eggs, milk, and milk products. Vitamin B12 is generally not present in plant foods, but fortified breakfast cereals are a readily available source of vitamin B12 with high bioavailability for vegetarians . Some nutritional yeast products also contain vitamin B12.

Diabetes affecting my baby

Well controlled blood sugar is a good thing during the pregnancy, which surely will decrease your risk of complications during and after child birth. There is still a chance that READ MORE
Well controlled blood sugar is a good thing during the pregnancy, which surely will decrease your risk of complications during and after child birth. There is still a chance that the baby may be larger in size, may have low blood sugar and jaundice after birth and may develop breathing problems, likely temporary. The baby will also be at increased risk of diabetes and obesity later in life. So, I recommend healthy eating habits and lifestyle changes and exercise very early in life as prevention.

Why do I have a fever after my flu shot?

Low grade fever is not unusual after a flu injection, along with some weakness and local muscle soreness. It is thought to be due to the vaccine inducing an immune reaction, which READ MORE
Low grade fever is not unusual after a flu injection, along with some weakness and local muscle soreness. It is thought to be due to the vaccine inducing an immune reaction, which can manifest as slight fever. It will last only a couple of days and Tylenol or Ibuprofen should help control those symptoms .