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  2. Hi @Dan 
    If your urticaria is well controlled on Telfast 180mg once a day dosage, u can up-titrate the dose by taking one and a half of the 120mg tablet to make it 180mg as a temporizing measure...
    Dr. Jeanel G
    Space Doctor
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  4. Hi Dr Adnaan, pardon my delayed response. Hope you are well. I had forgotten to add that I had an accident which resulted in mild TBI. Sleep maintenance issues started to increase since then. In at...
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  6. Hi @Ussal yes I have to agree with @Marina there, I would recommend for a review with a doctor in-person for your current condition, given that it is progressing despite the medications. The doctor...
    Dr. Dinesh G
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  8. Dear Tan, 

    What you’re describing sounds like what we call a globus or sensation of something in the throat. There are various causes and indeed, it may be due to the recovering sore throat ...
    Dr. Rosanna T
    Space Doctor
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  10. Hi @Tofifee yes belly fat and measures such as waist circumference (WC) have described associations with body mass index (BMI) and abdominal obesity (AO). These translate to poor long-term health (...
    Dr. Dinesh G
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  12. I recommend that she gets a referral for a gastroscope to see if there is anything wrong in her stomach. 
    Dr. Felicia H
    Space Doctor
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  14. Hi @Concerned thats a common question! The warmer temperature in Singapore this past week is a possible cause if you may have been outdoors or perspiring from activity often. Other common causes in...
    Dr. Dinesh G
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  16. thanks alot Dr Adnaan!
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  18. Hi @NIG , sounds like it’s possible that it was difficult for you to grasp and your might have placed excessive pressure around your thumb/wrist region. I would advise that if the numbness worsens/...
    Dr. Adnaan S
    Space Doctor
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  20. Hello @Doug , GERD is a condition that can be attributed to a variety of causes. Assuming that potentially reversible structural causes (e.g hiatal hernia) have been ruled out, your condition can s...
    Dr. Bryan K
    Space Doctor