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You have to take care of yourself, first!

 

If what a doctors says seems not quite right, get a second opinion!! research it for yourself on the internet.

 

Countless times, the doctors in Thailand give a dozen colored pills without thinking of reactions!

 

The doctors hate me as I asked questions and do my research. Some of the Thai doctors squirm when I

get on with the questions. It seems the good doctors in Thailand always have been educated overseas and

practiced for some years overseas.

 

YMMV

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Always look up your meds on the Internet before using. A Thai MD prescribed an assortment for a friend, and when he looked them up, the warnings for several of them were not to take them if you were taking the other!

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Interesting story here in the state was regarding Joan Rivers who went to an outpatient office for a routine endoscopic procedure accompanied by her own doctors who

decided to do a dangerous biopsis that resulted in air being cut off from lung. She was transported to a nearby hospital where she died some days later.

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I've had three colonoscopies. It's vastly preferable to the combination of a sigmoidoscopy followed by a barium enema. The prep for both procedures varies from bad to worse. I remember parts of all three colonoscopies. The first one I was looking at the monitor with this picture of a cavern. After a little bit I figured out what I was looking at and thought hey, this is kind of neat. Good drugs are a wonderful thing. :elephant:

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