Saturday, January 17, 2015

DocTalk January 13. 2015

The doctors join me in the studio to help sort out our medical issues.

Dr Shereen Habib, Well Woman Clinic
http://www.wellwomanclinic.ae/


Dr Sean Petherbridge Keith Nicholl Medical Centre

http://www.keithnicholl.com/




Of course there was a lot to talk about and here is a look at the show notes.

In the Office!
Tonsillitis
…and knee pain.Urine infections, rashes, infants with vomiting

Flu season could get worse!http://www.webmd.com/cold-and-flu/news/20150109/flu-season-peak
Do you need a yearly physical?http://www.cbsnews.com/news/do-you-really-need-a-yearly-physical-exam/

antioxidants! Maybe not as good as we want to believe?http://www.theglobeandmail.com/life/health-and-fitness/health/study-refutes-claim-antioxidants-prolong-life/article22362672/


Incentives for doctors? Is this the way to help attract them? Do we want the fresh out of the crib?http://www.theglobeandmail.com/life/health-and-fitness/health/nova-scotia-offers-tuition-incentive-for-doctors-to-practice-in-province/article22360830/


Too good to be true?
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/life/health-and-fitness/health/newly-discovered-antibiotic-shows-promise-in-fight-against-superbugs/article22336747/


How to manage anger? Is this something people come to you about?http://www.theglobeandmail.com/life/health-and-fitness/health-advisor/managing-anger-in-the-age-of-rage/article22179746/


Excessive testing how do you dissuade patients when some people test for everythinghttp://www.theglobeandmail.com/life/health-and-fitness/health-advisor/managing-anger-in-the-age-of-rage/article22179746/


TV watching linked to death!http://news.nationalpost.com/2015/01/07/sitting-at-your-desk-is-killing-you-so-go-on-stand-up-fidget-and-stretch-to-save-your-life/


Green Tea!http://altmedicine.about.com/od/greentea/a/green_tea_benefits.htm?utm_source=cn_nl&utm_medium=email&utm_term=Living%20Healthy%20Daily%20Newsletter&utm_campaign=livinghealthy&utm_content=20150110


Of course there is always a question or 2 which he;p to guide the show.


Good evening. Can you advise the first aid for dehydration?

Please doctors, fever blisters (cold sores) - cause, treatment, prevention & is it true you're stuck with the 'bug' for life, they'll keep coming back? Danni

What is the best way to get rid of migraines or headache. A quick remedy when you have a bad one.

I always end up taking too much of Panadol. Which people say you might end liver failure by taking too much of Panadol. Kindly advice

Is panadol night bad for you?

I have been getting some ear irritation it feels like needles  what is that all about. It happens once or twice a week, what should be done

Thank you for the advice doctor. As said I need to have it consulted.

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