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Low blood sugar level when I check at home using a blood glucose monitor.

Low blood sugar level when I check at home using a blood glucose monitor.

Question: I am a 55-year-old male still working. I have diabetes past 5 years. Now a day I observe low blood sugar level when I check at home using a blood glucose monitor. Can you explain me why and how to manage this? Answer: Hypoglycemia also referred to as low… Read more »

Random erections: Why does it happen, and who gets it?

Random erections: Why does it happen, and who gets it?

Random erections or spontaneous erections mean getting a spontaneous erection at any moment. At the outset, we must tell you that it’s not a medical condition or anything that you need to worry about except for knowing how to disguise the unwanted bulge.  Why does it happen, and who gets… Read more »

How to reverse diabetes?

How to reverse diabetes?

Reversing diabetes is a relative term, which generally means making yourself independent of medicines for managing your diabetes. We call it relative because the achievement results depend on how severe your diabetes is, your genes, general health, and how well you are following the management plan.  The basic plan for… Read more »

Chest pain radiating to left arm and shoulder for an hour. Diagnosed to have pneumonia

Chest pain radiating to left arm and shoulder for an hour. Diagnosed to have pneumonia

Q. Hello. Requesting an urgent response please. A female patient, aged 55 years has been experiencing chest pain, radiating to the left shoulder and left arm since an hour. She has been diagnosed with pneumonia and is undergoing treatment for the same since the last 3 months. Other drugs include… Read more »

Need help to gain weight.

Need help to gain weight.

 I look younger than I am, and have always been underweight. Need help to gain weight. Q. Hello sir. I am a 17 year-old-male, weighing 40 kg. I am 5 feet and 5 inches tall. I need your assistance to successfully gain weight. Since childhood, I have always been very… Read more »

Relapse of herpes. Please advice

Relapse of herpes. Please advice

Q. I was diagnosed to have herpes zoster 13 years ago. I am now 35 years old. It appears as though I am experiencing a relapse with symptoms like headaches, nerve pain, and sexual problems. Any advice would be appreciated. Thank you in advance. A. Hello and welcome to our… Read more »

I want to go about a hysterectomy due to problems with my periods. Is it okay to go ahead with this?

I want to go about a hysterectomy due to problems with my periods. Is it okay to go ahead with this?

Q. I am a 37 year-old female. I want to remove my uterus due to problems with my period. Are there any side effects, and am I right in doing so? A. Hello and welcome to FindRightHealth. Thank you for choosing us. The first and most foremost question here is,… Read more »

Multiple symptoms with headaches and blood in vomit being the most worrisome

Multiple symptoms with headaches and blood in vomit being the most worrisome

Q. Hello. I have been suffering from generalized weakness, headaches, spells of fainting, and blood in my vomit. Even when I urinate and have a bowel movement.  My respiratory symptoms are cough, throat pain and a sensation of something swollen in my throat. A.Hello and welcome to FindRightHealth. Thank you… Read more »

Headache on the backside of my head for 10 days

Headache on the backside of my head for 10 days

Question: Hello. I have been experiencing headaches on the back side of my head, predominantly towards the right side, for 10 days. I have been diagnosed with benign prostate hyperplasia and have been prescribed tamsulosin, flupentixol and melitracen for the same. My father has also been diagnosed with BPH. I… Read more »

Tend to sleep more than normal. Need help staying awake.

Tend to sleep more than normal. Need help staying awake.

Question: Hello. I seem to be sleeping more than I should be. Please suggest methods, techniques, or medication that could help keep me more alert. Thank you. Answer: Hello and welcome to FindRightHealth. Thank you for writing to us. An individual of age 19 years should be getting at least… Read more »

Can I be pregnant and still get my periods?

Can I be pregnant and still get my periods?

Question: Hello, I am a 24-year-old female from Rustenburg. I need your help. According to my calculations, last month I missed my period by 3 days and then it started on its own.  I did a pregnancy test and it reported a negative result. This month I missed my period… Read more »

Need a cure for mouth odor.

Need a cure for mouth odor.

Question: Hello. I have terrible mouth odour and I need a cure. Please help. Answer: Hi. We at FindRightHealth are happy to serve you. I understand this can be frustration, especially in public places. Let me try to provide you with as much information as possible. Bad breath is also… Read more »

Heavy drinker. Abdominal heaviness and pain after consuming a large amount of alcohol. Please help.

Heavy drinker. Abdominal heaviness and pain after consuming a large amount of alcohol. Please help.

Q. I am a 37 year old married male.I havebeen consuming alcohol for quite some time now. I suffered a spell of jaundice, which was quite short. After about a year, I indulged in occasional alcohol consumption once again. A few days ago, after consuming quite a lot of alcohol,… Read more »

Relapsing asthma on completion of therapy

Relapsing asthma on completion of therapy

Q. Sir, my 8 year old son is suffering from asthma since the last 3 years. Up to the age of 5 1/2 years, he was only diagnosed with febrile seizures, which completely disappeared once he turned 5. From the 6th year of life, he began to display symptoms of… Read more »

Cough persists despite of antibiotic therapy. Please advice.

Cough persists despite of antibiotic therapy. Please advice.

Q. I am a 25 year old male weighing 70 kg. I have been suffering from productive cough since 10 days. Despite of completing a course of azithromycin 500 mg and a bottle of broncorex syrup, my cough still persists. What do you think I should do next? I am… Read more »