Live Help


Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 0.08 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Aidee
Forum: First Aid Advice 08-01-2010, 03:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 9,448
Posted By Aidee
Listen to which ever doctor is prescribing the...

Listen to which ever doctor is prescribing the medication. They will dictate the testing schedule based on your overall health, other medications you are on, and the results of previous blood tests.
Forum: First Aid Advice 08-01-2010, 03:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 786
Posted By Aidee
1. For the flu, treat the symptoms, for example...

1. For the flu, treat the symptoms, for example taking cough medicine, or medication to lower your fever. Unless you become seriously sick there is nothing doctors can do for influenza because it is...
Forum: First Aid Advice 08-01-2010, 02:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 719
Posted By Aidee
There really isn't any medical advice we can give...

There really isn't any medical advice we can give you except to go to the hospital. There is no home treatment you can do, and because some medications can keep doing damage for days you may not be...
Forum: First Aid Advice 08-01-2010, 05:53 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,182
Posted By Aidee
It is most likely bruising from blood becoming...

It is most likely bruising from blood becoming trapped in the skin.

You also need to see a doctor if you are getting cold and shaky. It would also be a good idea to look into some alternative...
Forum: First Aid Advice 07-01-2010, 10:26 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 780
Posted By Aidee
You can even bring your own chaperone if you like.

You can even bring your own chaperone if you like.
Forum: First Aid Advice 02-01-2010, 01:24 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,211
Posted By Aidee
If you ever want to drive you need to get the...

If you ever want to drive you need to get the condition under control. You can have your driver's license permanently revoked if you drive and have episodes and don't take your medications. This can...
Forum: First Aid Advice 25-12-2009, 02:01 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,457
Posted By Aidee
Does it happen right after you stand up? Have you...

Does it happen right after you stand up? Have you noticed anything that triggers it?
Forum: First Aid Advice 25-12-2009, 01:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,065
Posted By Aidee
There is a difference between actively bleeding...

There is a difference between actively bleeding and blood seeping from a wound. If you uncover the wound and a little blood wells up in the wound and that is it, that isn't a critical issue. If you...
Forum: First Aid Advice 21-12-2009, 02:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 462
Posted By Aidee
The best thing would be to go back to the A&E...

The best thing would be to go back to the A&E and let them sort it. If it is deep enough that they wanted to stitch it in the first place it probably really needs to be closed.
Forum: First Aid Advice 21-12-2009, 02:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 443
Posted By Aidee
Do you mean insulation? Well, if it is...

Do you mean insulation?

Well, if it is fiberglass insulation that stuff is itchy as all get out whether you are allergic to it or not.

You want to remove any trace of the stuff from anything you...
Forum: First Aid Advice 21-12-2009, 02:30 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 398
Posted By Aidee
Clicky...

Clicky (http://www.recoveryourlife.com/index.php?categoryid=174&p2086_articleid=1)!

There are a bunch of first aid related articles on the main site that may help you answer questions in the future.
Forum: First Aid Advice 19-12-2009, 01:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,488
Posted By Aidee
Your body is confused, first it's been starved,...

Your body is confused, first it's been starved, and now suddenly it has food, and it doesn't know what it should do, use it now, or store it for later.
Forum: First Aid Advice 16-12-2009, 03:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 936
Posted By Aidee
And after you have discussed it with your doctor....

And after you have discussed it with your doctor. Physical affects aside, alcohol can have numerous psychological affects, and it's not a good idea to drink when you already have psychological...
Forum: First Aid Advice 16-12-2009, 03:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 526
Posted By Aidee
Sugar doesn't fix blood loss. If you start...

Sugar doesn't fix blood loss.

If you start feeling dizzy, don't call NHS, call an ambulance.

If it soaks through the new bandage you have put on you need to go back in to the hospital.
Forum: First Aid Advice 16-12-2009, 02:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 574
Posted By Aidee
If you haven't already you should call your...

If you haven't already you should call your doctor and see what he suggests. He might put you on a different medication instead.
Forum: First Aid Advice 16-12-2009, 02:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 434
Posted By Aidee
If you have pus you have an infection. The fact...

If you have pus you have an infection. The fact that it is still very painful a week later also can be a sign of an infection. While I know you said you want to avoid the doctor, it would be a good...
Forum: First Aid Advice 16-12-2009, 02:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,480
Posted By Aidee
Ehhhh, not really. 1. Normal saline solution is...

Ehhhh, not really.

1. Normal saline solution is ok for wounds, not salt water. The difference is that saline solution is specially formulated to not be to harsh on the cells and it is sterile. You...
Forum: First Aid Advice 16-12-2009, 08:10 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,480
Posted By Aidee
Well, all wounds heal eventually. The question is...

Well, all wounds heal eventually. The question is going to be how long it will take and how bad the scaring will be. Even though it is too late for stitches, it may still be a good idea to see a...
Forum: First Aid Advice 15-12-2009, 03:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 561
Posted By Aidee
Clicky 1...

Clicky 1 (http://www.recoveryourlife.com/index.php?categoryid=92)

Clicky 2 (http://www.recoveryourlife.com/index.php?categoryid=166)
Forum: First Aid Advice 13-12-2009, 03:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 666
Posted By Aidee
Since this is a 3rd party thread, and against the...

Since this is a 3rd party thread, and against the rules I'm going to close it.

The best thing you can do is get the information directly from someone who knows what is going on. There are so many...
Forum: First Aid Advice 09-12-2009, 04:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 473
Posted By Aidee
Well, it can cause a whole host of problems,...

Well, it can cause a whole host of problems, mostly because you stopped suddenly. Anything from increased anxiety, to a major depressive episode, to hallucinations up to something called SSRI...
Forum: First Aid Advice 09-12-2009, 04:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 456
Posted By Aidee
Your period can change the acid/base levels in...

Your period can change the acid/base levels in the area which can make you more susceptible to things like yeast infections.

Do you use any special wipes, creams or scented feminine products during...
Forum: First Aid Advice 07-12-2009, 01:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 567
Posted By Aidee
If you are concerned that you or someone else has...

If you are concerned that you or someone else has a concussion you should get checked out properly at the A&E by a doctor. If you are concerned that you have a concussion don't drive, get someone...
Forum: First Aid Advice 07-12-2009, 08:05 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 487
Posted By Aidee
Yes, you need to get re-checked. Your doctor...

Yes, you need to get re-checked. Your doctor probably will not be happy with you for not finishing your antibiotics twice, but you already know that. If you keep letting it go on like this, and it...
Forum: First Aid Advice 02-12-2009, 10:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 555
Posted By Aidee
How old are you?

How old are you?
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT +1. The time now is 03:41 PM.

Back to top