#AskDrBob | January 27
January 27, 2017
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What should I take for my skin extremely wrinkled. I’m 70 yrs old and have more than 7 years taking 50 mg of thyroid medicine but I don’t see any improvement in my health. All the Drs. I have seen said the same ” my thyroid is under control. However, my hair, nail, skin, stomach, and my mood are in a terrible shape. Please help me!!
Hello Doctor Bob, I’ve got question for you. 3 weeks ago, I noticed I have floaters on both eyes, on the right eye I have one big, and on left eye I have three small. My doctor told me, It´s caused bleeding into vitreous by pulling the retina or something like that ( I don’t know this medicinal concepts ). I am your fan, your website is wonderful, and I read on your website the carrot can be helpful to get rid of these floaters. True is, last month I had three anginas in a row, and few days after floaters appeared. Do you think eating one carrot a day, or drinking smoothie consisting carrot, floaters will disappear ? Is it bleeding into eye caused by lack of vitamin A ? Thank you for advice!
Carrots will help floaters MAYBE if there is liver compromise. If you have angina, there is a vascular issue. Vitamin C (red, yellow, and orange bell peppers) would be a wise suggestion. (More info in video)
I have vertical ridges in all my fingernails. Am I deficient of something? Thanks.
Can Schizophrenia be treated without drugs?
In our practice, we use a product called Li-Zyme Forte that we have seen positive results.
Hi, Dr. Bob I went through menopause early before I was 50 years old. I’ve noticed years later the consequences (skin thinning, wrinkles, muscle tone, etc) of slowly losing estrogen. What foods can I eat to naturally replenish it? Any other suggestions? Be Blessed.
Any suggestion to relieve pain from trigger thumb?
Adding vitamin B6.
What is the best treatment for osteoporosis? I do not want to take Fosamax. I ordered Nutri Cology brand of strontium osteo complex. I have taken this along with 5000 units of vitamin D but my last dexa scan showed no improvement. I have also been walking almost every day for at least a mile. What do you suggest for your patients?
I talk about osteoporosis in my female hormones and #PreventSurgery book. I would encourage you to have your vitamin D levels tested (available in liquid form), and stay away from sugar. (More info in video)
My daughter is 15 years old and has been losing a little hair and weight. I was told its because, she is not having enough bowel movements. Do you have any other suggestions that can help me?
It could be stress or hormones. I do not know enough information to make a logical answer.
Dr. Bob, What supplements are helpful for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome. Also, any tips for mercury poisoning from the teeth affecting the M. E. Thank you
The best way to combat chronic fatigue, is to be in bed by 10, remove commitments from your life, and stop eating sugar (including fruit). We use Chlorella for heavy metal challenges. (More info in videos)
You said at 1:45 and at 2 something just flipped around. Which one is it? Elevated cholesterol and triglycerides or elevated cholesterol and normal triglycerides?
When someone has high cholesterol and normal triglycerides, suggests stress. When the triglycerides are high, it usually means too much sugar.
I’m 30 years old and I recently a few months ago had the hand foot and mouth disease that I caught from my toddler. Ever since then I have had a ringing in my right ear only. The doctors only want me to take steroids I don’t think that that’s going to do anything.
First, your immune system is probably compromised. I would remove all sugar and dairy, plus, consider Agrisept-L. (More info in video)
I have had a rapid heart rate for sometime now. The other night I was sitting playing cards with family and I started to feel weak and shaky like I was vibrating inside. My heart rate was 150, what should I do?
From our experience, magnesium can help. (Green food)
Hi Dr., I have high calcium level. I’m not interested in surgery therefore avoiding the scan. Please tell me the natural diet to control calcium and get rid of adenoma.
From my experience, parathyroid is often low vitamin D (liquid here). (More info in video)
Up to how much iodine should one take for cancer?
I would suggest the urine-iodine loading test. (More info in video)
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