Health

Ask health experts and get answers to your health question ASAP

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Health Questions
It began last Wednesday with a cough and a somewhat sore
It began last Wednesday with a cough and a somewhat sore throat. It didn't get bad until the next day. My throat had hurt when I swallowed and I had a dry cough. Although when I coughed, I could feel … read more
Schuyler - ANP
Schuyler - ANP
11,418 satisfied customers
Felt fine yesterday. Woke up this morning with a sore
Felt fine yesterday. Woke up this morning with a sore throat. It hurts to swallow, hurts to speak. But I don't really have any other symptoms. Suggestions?… read more
Dr. Chip
Dr. Chip
Doctor (MD)
M.D.
14,266 satisfied customers
Today my six-year-old daughter was diagnosed with Scarlet
Today my six-year-old daughter was diagnosed with Scarlet Fever. (She had strep that we didn't treat fast enough.) They're putting her on a 10-day regimen of antibiotics. Doc says she's highly contagi… read more
Schuyler - ANP
Schuyler - ANP
11,418 satisfied customers
I have had a severe sore throat for the last 3 days now. It
I have had a severe sore throat for the last 3 days now. It all started out with a fever and a cough which eventually lead to congestion, a sore throat, and a headache. My throat feels extremely dry f… read more
Dr. Abby
Dr. Abby
Family Physician
MD
2,481 satisfied customers
My daughter has just been told that her 3 month old son has
my daughter has just been told that her 3 month old son has strep A bacteria from a urine test that was done last week. She is very worried! Her son has no bad symptoms and I cannot find anything abou… read more
Doctor Cameron
Doctor Cameron
Medical Degree
398 satisfied customers
I have a sore right tonsil and an earache. What should I do?
Hello, I have a sore right tonsil and an earache. I have had huge tonsils my whole life. I've had this now for two days. It started about the same time the weather changed. Pollen was high in the air … read more
Dr. Abby
Dr. Abby
Family Physician
MD
2,481 satisfied customers
After less than 24 hours of exposure I tested negative for
After less than 24 hours of exposure I tested negative for strep. The urgent care did not want to send off the culture, but said if I didn't feel better Sunday to fill a Z-Pak. It hurts to swallow, a … read more
Dr. Abby
Dr. Abby
Family Physician
MD
2,481 satisfied customers
I think I have strep throat. I have red slightly swollen
I think I have strep throat. I have red slightly swollen tonsils with white/grey plaques on them. The fever and plaques were first noticed five days ago, and I have been taking 1000mg Tylenol every fo… read more
Valarie
Valarie
RN
1,165 satisfied customers
Friday I went to bed with a temp. of 102 and swollen lymph
Friday I went to bed with a temp. of 102 and swollen lymph glands, I took tylenol PM and went to bed aroun 8pm. I awoke at 3 AM Sat. morning and found the temp had dropped to 99.2. Sat and Sunday I ha… read more
Lisa, MSN, FNP-BC, CCRN
Lisa, MSN, FNP-BC, CCRN
Master's Degree
875 satisfied customers
My son is 3 and a half years old. Very active, playful
My son is 3 and a half years old. Very active, playful little guy. This is what has been going on the past few days, doc doesn't seem worried. I am, fever has lasted WAY to long in my opinion, can any… read more
Dr Anil Kumar
Dr Anil Kumar
Physician
M.B.B.S
2,264 satisfied customers
The infection is a strep infection and he is doing much
The infection is a strep infection and he is doing much better. Still don't know if he has to have anything done on the hydrocele. they feel it is from the infection. Is it safe to take him into our h… read more
Schuyler - ANP
Schuyler - ANP
11,418 satisfied customers
My child has been runnig a fever from 101 to 104 for 3 days
my child has been runnig a fever from 101 to 104 for 3 days ...... took him to the urgent care 2days ago ....... how long should the fever be continuing......… read more
CorpsmanUp
CorpsmanUp
Full Time Student- Former Navy Corpsman
HCBS, FMSS
716 satisfied customers
I am a fellow expert here on JA and I need a little bit of
Hi- I am a fellow expert here on JA and I need a little bit of information if anyone can help. I really would like for a pediatrician or physician to answer. Here is my question: My 20 mo old grandson… read more
Dr. Gupta
Dr. Gupta
Doctor (MD)
Post-Doctoral Degree
5,053 satisfied customers
My 2 yr old grandson had a frebrial seizure on Tues. Has
My 2 yr old grandson had a frebrial seizure on Tues. Has been hospitalized since that time. Has had temp ranges of 100 to 104.4 off and on since dec. 14. Ou earrache dec. 12 antiobiotics with fever. P… read more
Dr Amit Munjal
Dr Amit Munjal
Physician
Bachelor's Degree
2,380 satisfied customers
My son in law is lethagric just staring into space if you
my son in law is lethagric just staring into space if you ask him a question he can answer but does seem to have the energy to get up. He says he has a bad headache in the front of his head and his ea… read more
Lindie
Lindie
Healthcare Expert
3,144 satisfied customers
How can I tell if my son may have strep throat vs a sinus
How can I tell if my son may have strep throat vs a sinus infection? He has headache, nausea, and fever of 102.3 He has had regular cold symptoms for several days prior. Thank you.… read more
Lindie
Lindie
Healthcare Expert
3,144 satisfied customers
My son, woke up this morning and was feeling aweful. When I
My son, Patrick woke up this morning and was feeling aweful. When I took his temperature, it was 101.8. By lunch time, his temp was 102.4, mid afternoon, 102.9, this evening before bed, his temp was 1… read more
Mia
Mia
RN, CLC
Associate Degree
32 satisfied customers
My grandson woke up this morning with his nose and cheeks
my grandson woke up this morning with his nose and cheeks red, had a slight fever, gave him tylenol, fever gone but nose and cheeks still red.… 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)

19,863 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