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Richard Evan Steele

General Practitioner

Dr. Richard Evan Steele is a top General Practitioner. With a passion for the field and an unwavering commitment to their specialty, Dr. Richard Evan Steele is an expert in changing the lives of their patients for the better. Through their designated cause and expertise in the field, Dr. Richard Evan Steele is a prime example of a true leader in healthcare. As a leader and expert in their field, Dr. Richard Evan Steele is passionate about enhancing patient quality of life. They embody the values of communication, safety, and trust when dealing directly with patients. In Sejs, Silkeborg, Dr. Richard Evan Steele is a true asset to their field and dedicated to the profession of medicine.

Finding a highly qualified and empathetic physician is an extremely difficult task, and one that very few people have the wherewithal to have that ability. It is equally as rare to find a highly qualified and apathetic physician online. With my 25 years plus of front line clinical work, and my highly tuned epidemiological and population-based viewpoint, as well as five years of medical consultant work, I am uniquely qualified to smell out nearly any fund toward health condition, and give expert advice as to what the person in question can or should do in order to get better. Welcome!
Richard Evan Steele
Specializes in:
  • General Practice
  • Sejs, Silkeborg
  • Aarhus University
  • Accepting new patients

Aimovig reaction

Aimovig Sureclick does not have headache and nausea listed as side efffects, but injection site reaction and constipation are reported in a little over 3% of patients. The effect READ MORE
Aimovig Sureclick does not have headache and nausea listed as side efffects, but injection site reaction and constipation are reported in a little over 3% of patients. The effect rate of Aimovig Sureclick is less than 100%. I found no known antidote. Give it some time and see if the symptoms disappear. If you suspect this to be a side effect, please report it. If you have SUSPECTED ADVERSE REACTIONS, contact Amgen Medical Information at 1-800-77-AMGEN (1-800-772-6436) or FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088 or www.fda.gov/medwatch.

I have a pea sized lump on my right testical

Go to your GP and get it checked. It has nothing to do with your back pain, but tell your doc about that, too. Why are you on penicillin? If your GP does not think you should get READ MORE
Go to your GP and get it checked. It has nothing to do with your back pain, but tell your doc about that, too. Why are you on penicillin? If your GP does not think you should get a biopsy from the lump, find another doc. Where do you get your hematochromatosis checked? There could be a connection to the lump on your testicle.

Is constipation a permanent problem for some people?

I certainly hope that you have consulted your position about this issue. If not, You certainly should. Any good doctor would ask you a series of questions that may shed light on READ MORE
I certainly hope that you have consulted your position about this issue. If not, You certainly should. Any good doctor would ask you a series of questions that may shed light on your issue. Of course the doctor would know how old you are, which is an important factor. Did you ever experience constipation before six years ago? Have you ever experienced stomach pains? Does it hurt when you defecate? Di you have hemorrhoids? Of the various ways you have tried to ameliorate the problem, have you noticed any changes? What have you tried? Have you noticed any change in your stool, that is smell and color? Do you drink sufficient liquids during a day? Have you quantified your stool, that is have you weighed it? Have your parents experienced anything like this?

Why does my wife have low blood pressure after her delivery?

The most common cause of low blood-pressure among otherwise healthy individual is liquid depletion. A low hemoglobin content could also be to blame. She should get her hemoglobin READ MORE
The most common cause of low blood-pressure among otherwise healthy individual is liquid depletion. A low hemoglobin content could also be to blame. She should get her hemoglobin level checked and also her vitamins, especially B6 and B12. She should see her physician and get a checkup.

What is the best treatment for diarrhea?

Diarrhea is not a disease, but a symptom. One of the major functions of the large intestine is to remove water from the contents of the bowel. Any of many different conditions READ MORE
Diarrhea is not a disease, but a symptom. One of the major functions of the large intestine is to remove water from the contents of the bowel. Any of many different conditions can cause this function to become less than optimal. One of the more common causes of diarrhea is stress. Reducing stress would then be the best treatment. There are certain concommitment signs that are cause for concern. These include blood, slime, light color and strong, unusual smells. Especially blood and slime should prompt one to see one's physician. If the diarrhea is simply loose stools, and the best treatment is to fast. Drink only water for two or three days, and in almost all cases, the diarrhea will subside. If this does not help, one should see one's physician. You would be welcome with further questions as needed.

My NT scan showed a thickness of 3 to 5 mm. Does it indicate a high risk pregnancy?

The outer limit of the normal thickness and identity scan is about 2.5 mm. Meanwhile, there are many jokers in this context. One is of course the proficiency of your practitioner, READ MORE
The outer limit of the normal thickness and identity scan is about 2.5 mm. Meanwhile, there are many jokers in this context. One is of course the proficiency of your practitioner, another is the accuracy of the apparatus, and last but not least, the condition of the fetus. If it is not too late, I definitely suggest getting the scan done again, this time with a proficient clinician. In general, a measurement of nuchal translucency above 3 mm carries an increased risk of various genetic abnormalities. A good condition will always advise you as to the expediency of a chorionic villus sampling, which can give an accurate picture. Do not hesitate to ask if these bits of information give rise to more questions.

Bloated and humidity? Is there a connection?

There is no logical connection between ambient humidity and a gaseous intestine. Try fasting for a couple days and see if that does not solve the issue. When you start eating again, READ MORE
There is no logical connection between ambient humidity and a gaseous intestine. Try fasting for a couple days and see if that does not solve the issue. When you start eating again, start with bland foods like oat soup. Add your usual staples little by little and when that bloated feeling appears again, you will know what the culprit is.

What is a good way to increase appetite?

The best appetite enhancer is exercise.

What cheese is good for my child?

In general, children under the age of 6 months should not be fed anything other than breast milk or formula. Then bland gruel can be added, and if the child does not react untorwardly READ MORE
In general, children under the age of 6 months should not be fed anything other than breast milk or formula. Then bland gruel can be added, and if the child does not react untorwardly to that, various other foods can be added bit by bit. Cheese is OK from about 8 months in samll amounts, but go by the child's nose. What the child ikes is generally OK. Organic is good for many reasons.

I have been sneezing all through the day despite having cetirizine. What could be the issue?

You appear to assume that your sneezing is tied to an allergic issue. This is not necessarily the case. Cetirizine is a mild, nonspecific H1/H2 inhibitor. If the issue persists, READ MORE
You appear to assume that your sneezing is tied to an allergic issue. This is not necessarily the case. Cetirizine is a mild, nonspecific H1/H2 inhibitor. If the issue persists, you should see your practicing physician.

Why am I constantly gaining weight?

What is the rate of your weight gain? Have you tried calorie counting? In normal individuals, there is a clear and non-mutable connection between the energy you consume in the READ MORE
What is the rate of your weight gain? Have you tried calorie counting? In normal individuals, there is a clear and non-mutable connection between the energy you consume in the energy you expend. If you consume less energy than you expend, you will lose weight. There are certain conditions in which this balance is disturbed, and one of them has to do with the assumption of antidepressant drugs. If you count your calories, and quantify your energy expenditure, and you find that you really are not eating more than you are expending, then you should see your doctor.

Is it okay if a healthy adult misses a flu vaccine?

In general, healthy adults do not need to worry about the flu, especially if they have been exposed to the flu virus previously. There is no absolute indication for healthy adults READ MORE
In general, healthy adults do not need to worry about the flu, especially if they have been exposed to the flu virus previously. There is no absolute indication for healthy adults getting flu shots. Meanwhile, you can rest assured that missing one year's flu shot will not expose you to an unacceptable risk.

I had unprotected sex. Should I immediately test for HIV?

What you need to have in this connection is trust in your partner. If you trust your partner, you have nothing to worry about. If, on the other, you do not trust your partner, READ MORE
What you need to have in this connection is trust in your partner. If you trust your partner, you have nothing to worry about. If, on the other, you do not trust your partner, or you have reason to believe that this person may have been infected, then yes, visit an STD clinic.

Is strep throat contagious? How can it be prevented?

Yes, strep throat is contagious, as are most of the common upper airway infections. Many cases of upper airway infections are viral, and self-contained. The common cold is the READ MORE
Yes, strep throat is contagious, as are most of the common upper airway infections. Many cases of upper airway infections are viral, and self-contained. The common cold is the most common of these. Was your husband's case microbiologically verified? Many doctors think it is possible to see the difference between a viral and bacterial throat infection, but studies have shown that this is not the case. The best prevention against any infection is to lead a healthy lifestyle.

What should be the immediate steps to treat low blood pressure?

The most common cause of low pressure among otherwise healthy individuals is depletion of fluid in the blood compartment. Obviously, the first and immediate treatment for this READ MORE
The most common cause of low pressure among otherwise healthy individuals is depletion of fluid in the blood compartment. Obviously, the first and immediate treatment for this is to replenish the fluid, and the best way to do that is to drink at least 2½ liters of fluid daily, and more in warmer weather. 1 Good Way to assess whether you are getting enough fluid is to assess the frequency and amount of your urine, and the color of it. The lighter your urine, the better your fluid balance.

I feel very tired and fatigued all the time with warm weather. Is there anything I can do?

It is hard to know what the issue can be, but offhand, it sounds like an issue of insufficient fluid intake. Try quantifying this and make sure you drink at least 3 L of fluid READ MORE
It is hard to know what the issue can be, but offhand, it sounds like an issue of insufficient fluid intake. Try quantifying this and make sure you drink at least 3 L of fluid daily.

What are the symptoms of low blood pressure?

The classical symptoms of low blood pressure our tendency to faint when rising from lying to sitting position or from sitting to standing position accompanied by dizziness. The READ MORE
The classical symptoms of low blood pressure our tendency to faint when rising from lying to sitting position or from sitting to standing position accompanied by dizziness. The most common cause of low blood pressure among otherwise healthy individuals is volume deficiency in the blood system. The obvious and logical therapy is volume replacement. Among elderly, frail individuals, the most common causes heart failure, and among these, many have issues of polypharmacy that one reduced can ameliorate the problem. This is very short synopsis of very complicated issue. If you want to know more, you will have to be more specific in your question.

Why does my health tracker show increased heart rate?

Heart rate varies greatly depending on activity and various other inputs, among these anxiety and stress. If your heart rate increase is not combined with any symptoms you otherwise READ MORE
Heart rate varies greatly depending on activity and various other inputs, among these anxiety and stress. If your heart rate increase is not combined with any symptoms you otherwise notice, I would advise you stop using your health tracker. If this is the case, it is causing you more concern than good.

Is it normal for your period to be delayed after the first time having sex?

This depends on how many days your period is delayed. Pregnancy is definitely one possibility, but hormonal shifts in connection with strong emotions is also a possibility. If READ MORE
This depends on how many days your period is delayed. Pregnancy is definitely one possibility, but hormonal shifts in connection with strong emotions is also a possibility. If the issue persists, you should get your pregnancy tested.

Can you suggest a supplement for vitamin B12 deficiency?

It depends on how low your value is. If it is only marginally low, you should be able to get back up to normal levels via your diet. Below is a short list of B12 rich foods: Top READ MORE
It depends on how low your value is. If it is only marginally low, you should be able to get back up to normal levels via your diet. Below is a short list of B12 rich foods:

Top 10 Vitamin B12 Foods
Here are just some of the vitamin B12 foods you can consume on a regular basis to make sure you’re getting enough of this essential vitamin in your diet:

Beef liver: 1 ounce: 20 micrograms (over 300 percent DV)
Sardines: 3 ounces: 6.6 micrograms (over 100 percent DV)
Atlantic mackerel: 3 ounces: 7.4 micrograms (over 100 percent DV)
Lamb: 3 ounces: 2.7 micrograms (45 percent DV)
Wild-caught salmon: 3 ounces: 2.6 micrograms (42 percent DV)
Nutritional yeast: 1 tablespoon: 2.4 micrograms (40 percent DV)
Feta cheese: 0.5 cup: 1.25 micrograms (21 percent DV)
Grass-fed beef: 3 ounces: 1.2 micrograms (20 percent DV)
Cottage Cheese: 1 cup: 0.97 micrograms (16 percent DV)
Eggs: 1 large: 0.6 micrograms (11 percent DV)