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    GERD is a complex condition that requires  proper investigation into the causes of both the acidity within the stomach and the mechanisms of the reflux of the acid into th...
    Dr. Ganesh R
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  4. Dear @PG ,

    Thank you for your question.

    Before medical professional suggest any form of therapeutics, we usually would advise to evaluate to ascertain the cause behind a symptom. In t...
    Dr. Kannan R
    Space Doctor
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  6. Hi @ahhmeerah 

    Sorry to hear this and hope you recover fully from your gastritis soon.

    Blood in the saliva could mean multiple things - but basically we have to know whether its relat...
    Dr. Kannan R
    Space Doctor
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  8. Hi @Kelly  acne has many contributing factors, including genetics and hormones. Hormones as you alluded to commonly lead to acne in the teen years due to changes around puberty. That aside, hygiene...
    Dr. Dinesh G
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  10. Hi @cpg firstly, Im sorry to hear about your ordeal! Piles are abnormally swollen blood vessels towards the end of the colorectal tract. They are actually very common although most patients tend to...
    Dr. Dinesh G
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  12. Hi @Iamking Milk Thistle is a type of weed and is sometimes also called "Silymarin" which is a chemical derived from parts of the plant like its seed, and it is believed to help with liver related ...
    Dr. Dinesh G
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  14. @igotz99problemz You likely have this condition called cold urticaria. In patients with cold urticaria, the skin cells are sensitive to cold, and an exposure to cold triggers the release of chemica...
    Dr. Quah S
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  16. @Arsh You can try Rozex first. Rozex (metronidazole) is a proven treatment for rosacea. Again, you need to be patient and wait for a few weeks before you can see noticeable improvement in your symp...
    Dr. Quah S
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  18. Hi @Kai there are many possible causes of this and I would recommend a review with your family physician in-person, as they will need to examine you to narrow down possible causes to direct testing...
    Dr. Dinesh G
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