Health

Ask health experts and get answers to your health question ASAP

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Health Questions
I have light purple pinkish colored nails. The nail bed is a
I have light purple pinkish colored nails. The nail bed is a purple color but the rest of the nail is pink. is that anything to cause major concern? I used to smoke but don't anymore only a few weeks … read more
Dr. Saha
Dr. Saha
Doctoral Degree
6,217 satisfied customers
Dear Doctor, I have a very thin, maybe two (hard to tell)
Dear Doctor, I have a very thin, maybe two (hard to tell) grey line on my middle finger - if I post a photo will you be able to tell what it is? Thank you.… read more
Dr Brims
Dr Brims
U.S. Licensed Physician
Doctoral Degree
1,215 satisfied customers
The tips of my nails have a darker pink band just below the
the tips of my nails have a darker pink band just below the white tip of the fingernail. The rest of my nail looks perfect. Also, had all bloodwork done 1 year ago and everything perfect.… read more
Dr. David
Dr. David
Doctoral Degree
149 satisfied customers
Do I have Terry's Nails, Lindsay's Nails or just a fungal
Do I have Terry's Nails, Lindsay's Nails or just a fungal infection? I have pics, but don't see how to upload them here...… read more
Dr. David
Dr. David
Doctoral Degree
149 satisfied customers
My ring finger nail has a brownish slightly bruised looking
My ring finger nail has a brownish slightly bruised looking stripe going from tip to almost the bottom of my nail. It hasn't changed in 3 months when I first noticed it. I also noticed the same slight… read more
Dr. Chip
Dr. Chip
Doctor (MD)
M.D.
14,266 satisfied customers
Another question for you. My nails both finger and toe ones
Another question for you. My nails both finger and toe ones have very fine lines running in the direction of the finger or toe, pretty much on all digits. Does this signify a lack of vitamins or some … read more
Dr. German
Dr. German
Self- Employed
Doctoral Degree
3,328 satisfied customers
Any idea why some of my finger nails when growing longer
Any idea why some of my finger nails when growing longer have a wave/curve at the tip? When looking at the tip as if pointing towards myself, the nail seems to be in an 's' shape - bends in wave shape… read more
Nurse Mandy
Nurse Mandy
LPN
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
437 satisfied customers
Urgent**My fingers and feet our cold all the time even at
Urgent**My fingers and feet our cold all the time even at times when it is warm in my home. My fingernails turn like a very light purple color towards the bottom of the nail bed and it is light pink i… read more
Dr. Arun Phophalia
Dr. Arun Phophalia
Doctor (MD)
Post-Doctoral Degree
39,825 satisfied customers
The "free edge" of my fingernails are uneven where it meets
The white "free edge" of my fingernails are uneven where it meets the pink part of my nail. In other words, it doesn't form a perfect arch like most people's do. Also, the ends of my nails (again, the… read more
Dr.M.D.Mazumdar, MD
Dr.M.D.Mazumdar, MD
Consultant Gynecologist
MBBS. MD (Obstetrics and Gynecology
3,928 satisfied customers
Over the last probably 8 months, I have noticed that the
Over the last probably 8 months, I have noticed that the part closest to my cuticle on my fingernails and toenails has started getting a purple tint. I've seen my Primary Care Doctor and she said that… read more
Julia Kizhner
Julia Kizhner
Physician Assistant
Master's Degree
1,110 satisfied customers
I am normally healthy and in decent shape and well rested.
Hello, I am normally healthy and in decent shape and well rested. HOWEVER, about 12 days ago I relocated to a tropical destination for a program of study which starts in a few days. I flew 12 hours ac… read more
Pauline
Pauline
Doctor
Bachelor Degree
6,193 satisfied customers
About two and half weeks ago I noticed a thin red line going
About two and half weeks ago I noticed a thin red line going down the length of my right thumb, it pretty much came on suddenly and I don't recall any trauma to it. I did show my doctor she ruled out … read more
Dr Wu
Dr Wu
Doctoral Degree
534 satisfied customers
What does it mean when you have a darker color above the
what does it mean when you have a darker color above the half moons on your thumb nail? and there is a dent in your nail above the darker color?… read more
Karen RN, BSN
Karen RN, BSN
Nurse Consultant
Bachelor's Degree
229 satisfied customers
I am a brain tumor patient; diag. 12 mos ago; currently on
I am a brain tumor patient; diag. 12 mos ago; currently on CPT-11/Avastin every 2 wks - 9/15 will be 8th treatment; also on Keppra (4000mg daily); Depakote (500mg ER daily); Warafin (Coumadin 5 mg dai… read more
DR MED MD
DR MED MD
CONSULTANT
Post-Doctoral Degree
1,543 satisfied customers
My husband is 35 w.m. he is pretty healthy except for he has
My husband is 35 w.m. he is pretty healthy except for he has Colitis that is severe and has flarred up for a little over a month. I purchased an over the counter once daily Colitis therapy that is dru… read more
CindyLuMO
CindyLuMO
Disabled RN, Park Naturalist
Bachelor's Degree
120 satisfied customers
Normal urine, normal skin color, normal liver enzymes,
Normal urine, normal skin color, normal liver enzymes, perfect CBC, no abdominal pain, just stool brown and slightly yellow… read more
Pauline
Pauline
Doctor
Bachelor Degree
6,193 satisfied customers
I am a 66 year old woman that quit smoking a month and one
I am a 66 year old woman that quit smoking a month and one half ago...I am taking Wellburtrin and also on prozac. My hair since stopping smoking has turned naturally curly underneath, which i have nev… read more
Deborah
Deborah
Nurse Practitioner
1,896 satisfied customers
Two of my fingernails have a slight curve upward and feel
two of my fingernails have a slight curve upward and feel very strange to my fingers when I feel them. they have a small dip then curve upward. they look very starnge. I noticed this three days ago… read more
Kerry
Kerry
Registered Nurse
Associate Degree
4,273 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

I can go as far as to say it could have resulted in saving my sons life and our entire family now knows what bipolar is and how to assist and understand my most wonderful son, brother and friend to all who loves him dearly. Thank you very much

Corrie MollPretoria, South Africa

I thank-you so much! It really helped to have this information and confirmation. We will watch her carefully and get her in for the examination and US right away if things do not improve. God bless you as well!

ClaudiaAlbuquerque, NM

Outstanding response time less than 6 minutes. Answered the question professionally and with a great deal of compassion.

KevinBeaverton, OR

Suggested diagnosis was what I hoped and will take this info to my doctor's appointment next week.
I feel better already! Thank you.

ElanorTracy, CA

Thank you to the Physician who answered my question today. The answer was far more informative than what I got from the Physicians I saw in person for my problem.

JulieLockesburg, AR

You have been more help than you know. I seriously don't know what my sisters situation would be today if you had not gone above and beyond just answering my questions.

John and StefanieTucson, AZ

I have been dealing with an extremely serious health crisis for over three years, and one your physicians asked me more questions, gave me more answers and encouragement than a dozen different doctors who have been treating me!!

Janet VPhoenix, AZ

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Family Physician

Family Physician

Doctor (MD)

5,660 satisfied customers

Emergency Medicine and Family Practice for over 26 years

Dr. Ketch

Dr. Ketch

Doctor

102 satisfied customers

Medical Degree, Former Assistant Professor at School of Medicine at Yale University

DrRussMD

DrRussMD

Doctor (MD)

5,096 satisfied customers

Practice Director

Dr. Arun Phophalia

Dr. Arun Phophalia

Doctor (MD)

39,825 satisfied customers

MBBS, MS (General Surgery), Fellowship in Sports Medicine

Dr. Chip

Dr. Chip

Doctor (MD)

14,266 satisfied customers

Over 20 yrs of Family Practice

Dr. Mark

Dr. Mark

Doctor (MD)

6,253 satisfied customers

U.S. Physician/Surgeon in Neurosurgery

Dr. Gupta

Dr. Gupta

Doctor (MD)

5,053 satisfied customers

Vastly experienced MD Physician with 19 years of experience.

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x