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Can a tumor be decreased in size?

My mother has been diagnosed with a benign tumor in her brain. Are there any medications that could help in decreasing the size of this tumor without surgery?

Is my high blood pressure responsible for my ear pain?

Every time I am under stress or when my blood pressure goes up, I get a sharp pain in my ear. Are the two connected?

Can an ear infection be the cause of fever for my daughter?

My daughter has an ear infection and has started treatment. Last night she had fever. Could it be because of the ear infection?

I have a slight pain in my elbows and I don’t understand what is causing it. What should I do?

I have a slight pain in my elbows and it is a shooting pain. I don’t understand what is causing this. Is there anything that I should do?

Can acupuncture help in treating lower back pain?

I have a lot of lower back pain that is mainly due to work stress. Can acupuncture help in treating it, and me in general?

Does an ortho cushion work for sitting long hours?

Is it helpful to buy an ortho cushion and keep it on my desk chair for working long hours in the sitting position if there's nothing wrong with me? If not, please suggest an alternative....

What is the best way to treat insect bites in older adults?

My mother keeps getting bitten by mosquitoes every time she goes out for a walk. She doesn't want to use bug spray because she feels like it's bad for her. What is the best option...

How can I ease my ear pain after a flight journey?

I have terrible ear pain after my flight last night. It has still not gone away. Why is this happening? Please suggest a quick remedy.

Can steam irritate my eyes?

I have a really bad cold, and per my GP's recommendation, I used steam to try and clear out all of my sinuses. But now my eyes are irritated. Is there a connection between the...

How long does anesthesia last?

I am getting local anesthesia for wisdom teeth removal. How long will it last?

I am suffering from pain around my wrist. What could be causing it?

I am having a lot of pain around the area of my wrist, and I'm not even sure of the cause of it. Do you have any ideas? What should I do?

I have intense pain while touching my scar about 4 days after surgery. Is it ok?

I had to get some stitches on my upper right arm. Its been about 4 days and I feel an intense stinging pain when anything brushes against it. Is it normal?

How long does it take for physical therapy to show impact in someone suffering from facet hypertrophy?

I am a 29 year old woman and I have continuous lower back pain due to facet hypertrophy. I am on medication and also undertaking physical therapy. How long will it take for the...

I have a weird discomfort in my right leg. What could it be?

I have a very strange and weird discomfort in my right thigh. It feels like pressure inside of my muscle. It doesn't hurt more during any specific activity. What could be the...

Can stress be the reason for back pain?

Every time I am worried or stressed about something, I end up getting back pain. Is there a connection between the two or am I overthinking?

What is the best prevention for a simple cold and body ache?

What is the safest preventive medicine that I can take for a simple cold and body ache? I have a big trip coming up and I am incredibly sensitive to jet lag so I want to try and...

What type of diagnostic test is recommended for abdomen pain?

My mother is having some pain in the abdomen that she is not able to explain clearly. What kind of diagnostic testing would be recommended for her?

How can a chiropractor help me treat my hip pain?

I have severe hip pain especially when I am driving. How can a chiropractor help in treating my condition?

After my surgery I am passing traces of blood in my urine. Is it normal?

I underwent an abdominal surgery last week. However now I am passing small traces of blood in my urine. I don't feel any pain while I'm going. Is it normal to experience this...

What does fibroid removal surgery involve?

I have been diagnosed with fibroids and am due for surgery. This is my first surgery ever. Can you please let me know what I can expect and how I should prepare?

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