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Posted 12 Aug 2013 by • 3 answers
My mum has IBS and over the last two years I have been getting some of the IBS symptoms pointed out by the NHS Choices website. I just wanted to know if I possibly might of inherited IBS.
Posted 14 Oct 2017 by • 1 answer
I just turned 50 in July and have had osteoporosis for a few years. I suffered from premature ovary failure due to a genetic condition called fragile x syndrome. My last bone scan showed severe depletion of bone. My dr discussed fosmax so I tried it for 3 months. I started suffering from left jaw ...
Posted 3 Nov 2016 by • 2 answers
I am a 40 year old female with no genetic predisposition for blood clots. On 9/4/16 I had a sclerotherapy to treat varicose veins on my left calf and three weeks after that I developed a superficial blood clot and DVT which is attached high in my tigh. The doctor told me I should be on the medicine ...
Posted 18 May 2017 by • 1 answer
Posted 13 Dec 2014 by • 5 answers
I had my first Genesight test done yesterday - it's supposed to give me a definite psych diagnosis, which my new doc thinks I need because I've had so many bad reactions to medications that are supposed to be helpful for people with Major Depression. She also did a pain management ...
Posted 22 Feb 2017 by • 1 answer
Started taking genetic Wellbutrin three weeks ago immediate release. Found out not only wasn't I taking it right but the side effects were horrible. I did feel lots energy didn't eat much but felt the medication hit all at once to fast. So I asked my doctor to switch to the XL which ...
Posted 15 Feb 2017 by • 1 answer
I am 68 years old and have been on losartan, 25 mg over 10 years. I tolerate the drug well. However I note increased more thinning of my hair top and sides during the past year. It may be genetic (alopecea) but I am wondering if it is also due to the losartan. Hesitant to change medications. Blood ...
Posted 7 Aug 2016 by • 0 answers
... "Birdshot"..aka: Retinochoroidopathy?? Was diagnosed almost 4 mos. ago and need all !the support I can find. Am seeing the best doctors at least so not looking for medical advice... just a very hard to cope with illness~ Thanks ;)
Posted 30 May 2016 by • 1 answer
From what I know the causes of alopecia aretea are either hormones, genetics or stress. The curious thing about my case is that I started going bald when I was 17, my older brother also started going bald when he was 17, so did my father and his father. Can this be explained through genetics? Do ...
Thallous Chloride, Tl-201 - How many of these tests are to many. Found not for patient , being used?
Posted 27 May 2016 by • 0 answers
... for questionable research they call gene therapy to cure cardiovascular disease and raidiation helps new genetic material take better so sad
Posted 3 Apr 2016 by • 0 answers
... endocrinologist help me? Plus I've heard that the pills an endocrinologist gives you can give you cancer. Is this true?
Posted 26 Feb 2016 by • 1 answer
I had a 2nd degree relative who had unexplained sudden death age 46. I am 56 and am taking Fluoxatine. Should I continue to take this medication? Can it induce LQT? Or is it likely to be genetic?
Posted 6 Apr 2016 by • 0 answers
Posted 20 Mar 2016 by • 0 answers
My boyfriend has severe Pectus Excavatum that has caused health problems and he is awaiting a long overdue corrective surgery. He inherited it from his father and grandfather, and his sister also has a mild case. As far as I know, I do not have any cases in my family and it is only a problem on his ...
Posted 27 Feb 2016 by • 0 answers
What is the special thing, that make people decided to use HeLa cells, but not the other human cancerous cells or cancerous cells from another people