Category Archives: Internal Medicine

Mondays Q and A: What can cause low magnesium?

Dear TMH: I have been taking magnesium tablets prescribed by my doctor but my magnesium is still low. Anything I can do to help it along while taking the tablets? Answer: Magnesium can be lost through two different mechanisms, the GI system and through the kidneys. This can happen with certain diseases such as uncontrolled diabetes as…
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Rash: Tallahassee Memorial Doctor Explains What You Should Do

Changes in detergent can cause the body to develop skin rashes  Generally speaking, you would want to go and see your doctor if your rash doesn’t get better in a few days. It’s important to note that if you have any itching, if you have anything draining from it, if you’ve changed your detergents lately or had…
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