Hi, my haemoglobin level is 7.7 so as a result I am on iron tablets of 305mg 3 times a day, this is all due to blood loss through my menstral cycle and the growth of a large fibroid. Is there any risk with drinking alcohol over Christmas or should I avoid it?
Hi, Doctor Just a quick one, I am drinking 190ml of whisky almost everyday from last three years. I am not feeling anything wrong in my body yet but, just want to know how much is the average consumption of alcohol should I take everyday to avoid long term effects?Thanks
Hello A recent blood test showed I have elevated levels of gamma gt. The results were provided to me by my doctor on the phone. He said it was likely due to alcohol but would not require retesting for 12 months. I am not an alcoholic. I didn t think to ask what the reading was. What are the health risks if the reading continues to be the same or higher? Are there any other causes apart from alcohol? Thanking you in advance of your advice. Alison
Hi, may I answer your health queries right now ? Please type your query here... Hi I am a fit 41 yr femail and have drank approx 3rd bottle of wine most days for approx 18 yrs. i don' t binge drink and thought this was ok. I have recently started to suffer from stomach acid and slow stomach digestion on a regular basis. Could this be caused by my drinking pattern
hi i have been told i have artial flutter waiting for specialist appointment.in the meantime have been priscribed asprin ,told to cut out drink i drank 3 glasses wine a night white ,ate chocolate every day like my sugar and am overweight ,
so no dairy ,no wine only 1 glass of red if i had to nosugar bread salt and as i have a interjestian problem cut down citrus foods and drink , no caffine after 3 days only eating potatoes fish and veg and chiken rice cakes i have a bad headacke is this the affect of no sugar ,as when i had aglass of red wine last night headcke was eaiser and went away
Hi, I had recently been diagnosed of a lever problem. My SGOt is 85 and SGPT is 133. I used to take alcohol and I have completed stopped now. My Doctor has prescribed me Ursocol 300 for 1 month. I would like to understand how long it would take for the disease to cure? Thanks.
i am going away this weekend and my doctor states that i have borderline liver tests my alt is 58 and spe is 2.7 an found small amount of blood in urine. they told me to avoid alcohol, tylenol and multi vitamin? I normally am not a heavy drinker but this weekend the whole purpose of going away was to bar hop? if i do drink this weekend is it going to affect my long term prognosis?
Hello, I have recently enquired about yellowing of the eyes. I have had a blood test yesterday for liver function and am awaiting results. Another question. I have had tingling tip of tongue, lips, toes and fingers for a few days. I am light...
After a stroke in January 2013 and now on several drugs my kidney specialist tells me I have a progressive drop inplatelet count and is currently 92. Could you please explain what this actually is ,what has caused this and what is the...