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how reliable are heart rate monitoring apps available for
(4 days ago) how reliable are heart rate monitoring apps available for smartphones? 1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in. Share. Dr. James Okamoto answered. Family Medicine 29 years experience. Pretty good: however, it is mostly just a gimmick. There's no rocket science to measuring your pulse. You can either use the radial artery on your wrist (on the
are there any apps for people recovering from an injury
(9 days ago) General fitness only: There are a number of apps for first aid and treating injuries.But the only apps for injury recovery are used for concussion testing. There are a number of general fitness apps, but they should only be used after clearance from your doctor, since they will know any limitations for your specific injury.
are mobile apps of sleep monitoring reliable
(9 days ago) No: The american academy of pediatrics (aap) does encourage co-sleeping as defined by your baby sleeping in the same room with you; let's call that room-sharing. The aap does not endorse co-sleeping as defined by bed-sharing with small babies. This is a somewhat controversial area of pediatrics. Note that co-sleeping (bed-sharing) is the norm in many parts of the world.
can the heart rate measuring apps on iphone be trusted
(8 days ago) Dr. Tonga Nfor answered. No: They generally not accurate. The only way an app can really measure heart rate is if it has a way to count feel you pulse directly or a sensor you put on your chest to detect electrical activity of your heart! 90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions
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can you cure congestive heart failure
(9 days ago) No: Heart failure is a progressive condition that is often an end result of coronary disease, uncontrolled hypertension or diabetes, or due to genetic conditions. Sometimes viral infections can cause a myocarditis, which in some patients will progress to cardiomyopathy and heart failure.Current treatments (pharmacological and electrical) can slow the progression of heart failure, but not cure it.
please answer! what prescription for 20/40 visual acuity
(Just Now) There are also some vision test apps for your iphone or mobile devices. 6.4k views Reviewed >2 years ago. Thank. Dr. Alan Ali agrees 1 doctor agrees. 3 thanks. Dr. Richard Bensinger answered. Ophthalmology 52 years experience. Visual chart: Many places have a visual chart on the wall and you can use this to determine your acuity. There are also
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(4 days ago) "every time i eat i have a real bad taste in my mouth. i presently take prescribe acid reflex pills without any change. i have had a x-ray, ultra sound?" Answered by Dr. Martin Tamler: Bad taste: Look at your tongue in the mirror. If it is any color but p
personal biofeedback apps to help monitor stress
(2 days ago) I don't know of any mobile device apps either, but GSR and temperature biofeedback devices (thermometers, mood rings) are available from Amazon, bio-medical.com, and others and are simple enough for home use. Monitoring your response is an important part of managing your response.
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(Just Now) Depends: Acute pancreatitis from gallstones generally does not turn into chronic pancreatitis.Chronic pancreatitis, associated with diabetes, chronic pain after eating, maldigestion of fats can occur after bouts of alcohol-induced acute pancreatitis;high triglyceride (>1000) panc'itis can also. Got stones? Get gb out; high tg-diet and meds. Alcohol-don't drink.
can acupuncture help achilles tendonitis
(4 days ago) Dr. Heidi Fowler answered. Yes: Although I have no double blind study to refer to (specifically for achilles tendonitis), i believe my patient's responses. There are studies on effectiveness of acupuncture against sham techniques in the treatment of other forms of musculoskeletal pain in which it compared favorably.
what is the best online or app drug interaction checker
(Just Now) I like Epocrates app: Epocrates is a leading smartphone app and online website used by physicians in America. It's free to use. I am a primary care physician and use my Epocrates smartphone app on a daily basis to look up drugs and use the drug interaction checker.
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(4 days ago) Numerous: There are many such apps. A convenient type is epocrates. Send thanks to the doctor. A 57-year-old member asked: Can there be any android (methyltestosterone) apps for women workouts? A Verified Doctor answered. A US doctor answered Learn more.
insomnia after anesthesia Answers from Doctors HealthTap
(4 days ago) If that doesn't work you can download one of the apps on our site that has to do with binaural beats or relaxation. Many of t Read More. 3 doctors agree. 0. 0 comment. 0. 0 thank. Send thanks to the doctor. View 1 more answer. A 20-year-old female asked: why do i have really bad insomnia?
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(4 days ago) imiquimod has completely cleared all gen. warts after 12 apps.no side effects excpt the usual cell necrosis.how much longer should i continue using? 2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in. Share. Dr. Joseph Eastern answered. Dermatology 44 years experience. You're done.
bleeding at 32 weeks pregnant Answers from Doctors
(7 days ago) Dr. Jane Van Dis answered. Go to hospital: These symptoms warrant a trip to labor and delivery to make sure you're not going into preterm labor. Don't wait until morning, go now. 90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more.
can you determine visual acuity by looking at prescription
(2 days ago) Vision screening: A rough acuity can be gained from any number of apps/sites - search for vision / eye exam and follow the instructions. If you are wondering about reading glasses - go to a place that sells them and they usually have a chart you can read with different readers on. None of this is as good as good eye exam.
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(Just Now) A Verified Doctor answered. A US doctor answered Learn more. Long-term struggle: Bpd stands for "borderline personality disorder" and it is a long standing set of traits that cause much interpersonal suffering in the person who has Read More. 3 doctors agree. 0.
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(5 days ago) Try these apps . . .: There are many apps for biofeedback and hypnotherapy.I've only tried a few myself. I like the ones by andrew johnson. "deep sleep" is helpful for many seeking ways to manage stress, relax, fall asleep, etc.
how to get rid of small itchy bumps all over my body
(7 days ago) Moisturize your skin: to start with, bathe with a cream soap, pat your skin dry, immediately add a moisturizer to trap the moisture, take OTC antihistaminic, unless contraindicated, if that doesn't work, see your doctor, good luck
what is the ideal weight for a 5'6", 13 year old girl
(4 days ago) 100-130 pounds: The average weight for a 13 year old girl is 100 pounds on the CDC growth chart but weight varies with height and can range to 130 pounds which is the 75% on the growth chart. Have her primary care physician provide you with her body mass index (BMI) and where she falls on the growth curve for BMI to determine if she is
excruciating sharp burning pain in upper arm muscle
(Just Now) Tennis elbow: It sounds as if you've developed tennis elbow (lateral epicondylitis). It slowly gets better with rest and appropriate doses of ibuprofen. 90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:
what is the normal heart rate for a sedentary person
(7 days ago) Dr. Dean Giannone answered. Internal Medicine 25 years experience. 60-100bpm: Regardless of lifestyle, a normal heart rate is considered 60-100 beats per minute. Now, very athletic people may have heart rates below 60 at rest, but that doesn't mean that sedentary people are allowed to have heart rates above 100 at rest.
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(3 days ago) Dr. Heidi Fowler answered. 25 years experience Psychiatry. Now.: When particularly stressed or challenged it is common to default back to an old coping mechanism. In this case, cutting is being used to cope. It is Read More. 2 doctors agree. 0.
do i need to go for a covid test, and where
(7 days ago) There are a number of free apps to look at your risk. 0 views Reviewed Apr 05, 2021. Thank. Dr. Sue Ferranti and 3 doctors agree 4 doctors agree. Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc answered. Internal Medicine 27 years experience. Your GP will be your best resource at this point, being able to coordinate testing and proper followup. Do not forget about
Can this app prescribe medication Answers from Doctors
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palpitations with normal ekg and normal echocardiogram
(3 days ago) i'm 36 years old, for 3 months i have been experiencing fatigue, palpitations, skipped beats and dizziness.blood tests are normal, 24h holter, echocardiogram and ekg stress test normal (only one extrasistotele at rest). my doctors say it's anxiety.
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(2 days ago) They also have apps for smart phones. 6k views Reviewed >2 years ago. Thank. Dr. Luis Villaplana agrees 1 doctor agrees. 6 thanks. View 1 more answer. FL. A 23-year-old female asked: Can I take nyquil if I am takening both bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) and …
when will i see my prescription posted in the app
(3 days ago) Dr. Yvette Kratzberg answered. Pediatrics 24 years experience. Prescriptions are not posted in the app, they are sent directly to the Pharmacy. Call your Pharmacy to see if the prescription has been received and if it is ready for pick up. 0 views Reviewed Mar 19, 2021.
how do i authorize a covid test or malaria test from this
(6 days ago) There are a number of free apps to look at your risk. 0 views Reviewed Mar 03, 2021. Thank. Dr. Susan Rhoads and 4 doctors agree 5 doctors agree $ 90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, …
how to find out my visual acuity
(7 days ago) Visual chart: Many places have a visual chart on the wall and you can use this to determine your acuity. There are also charts on the internet which you can google and even an app or two. 5.5k views Reviewed >2 years ago. Thank. Dr. Alan Ali and another doctor agree 2 doctors agree.
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(5 days ago) Can the heart rate measuring apps on iphone be trusted? 1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in. Why is my heart rate staying low? 1 doctor answer • 3 doctors weighed in. Please help me with an easy way to stay within target heart rate? 1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in.
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(9 days ago) Dr. David Lipkin answered. 52 years experience Internal Medicine. Yes, in moderation: Vinegar, including apple cider vinegar, lowers post-prandial glycemia by 20%. This appears to be due to vinegars effect of slowing gastric emptying.
i need a referral for a covid test
(9 days ago) There are a number of free apps to look at your risk. 13 views Answered Jan 06, 2021 Merged. Thank. Dr. Heidi Fowler answered. Psychiatry 25 years experience. Differs by location.: In South Africa- one needs to consult with a medical provider who will make determination about whether to test for COVID 19 or not. You can consult your local
what is a good website to track irregular period and
(4 days ago) Many apps: There are many apps for this. One thing I notice though is patients do not always understand that ovulation prediction only really works when your cycles are regular and predictable. If you have irregular periods then you may or may not be ovulating consistently and Apps have limited value in this circumstance
can i please get a referral to go test for covid
(2 days ago) We are not able to provide referrals on this portion of HealthTap. In South Africa a medical provider will determine need for COVID 19 testing. Consult your local primary care provider or you can use telemedicine for individual consultations. There are free apps to look at your risk. 0 …
can blood pressure affect pulse oximeter readings
(4 days ago) There are some apps that will help you to count accurately. 0 views Reviewed Feb 27, 2021. Thank. Dr. Bennett Machanic and another doctor agree 2 doctors agree. 1 thank. Related questions. A 36-year-old female asked: Hx-fascicular vt, ablation 2010. Recent dizzy spells with athome pulse oximeter of 120 and 250 BPM for seconds.
benign vs malignant moles Answers from Doctors HealthTap
(4 days ago) can i trust skin cancer apps, like skinvision to find out if a mole is benign or malignant? Dr. Joel Sabean answered. 51 years experience Dermatology. Minimally: While skin cancer apps are getting more reliable, they are not yet sophisticated enough to replace an exam by a dermatologist with a dermatoscope and
dr. prescribed 15mg remeron (mirtazapine) as sleep aid for
(Just Now) Wishful thinking: A sedating benzodiazepine like valium or a sedating muscle relaxant like Flexeril or Soma would be better options. Long term weight gain from Remeron (mirtazapine) often worsens the bodily pain.The goal should be to use a sedating agent that provides relief of the associated muscle spasm or refer you to a pain management doc if the pain is chronic.