Subject of medical treatment

【General internal medicine】

◎Physical problems / Lifestyle diseases As a family doctor in the region, we deal with acute diseases such as colds and diarrhea, as well as hypertension, hyperlipidemia, and other chronic diseases, and we will assist in the health management of each patient.
Diseases such as cancer, diabetes, and heart disease, which are said to be lifestyle-related diseases, are burdensome both physically and mentally of treatment after a post-onset illness.
It is important to conduct regular examinations, to make early detection and treatment before onset, and to improve lifestyle habits. Please contact us if you have any problems.

◎Mental and physical instability If you are worried about anything, such as a physical condition that does not appear to be abnormal after the examination, or if you feel that stress is related to your progress, please do not hesitate to contact us. If you are in a bad condition, you will feel depressed, and conversely, if you continue to be stressed or painful, you will have problems everywhere in your body. We keep in mind to pay attention to both physical and mental. Our clinic is located near Asok Station, so you can feel free to drop in at lunchtime, after work, or after shopping.

◎Skin troubles We deal with a wide range of skin problems of both age and gender. We propose optimal treatment for symptoms of general skin diseases such as atopic dermatitis, eczema, athlete's foot, acne, spots, herpes, alopecia areata, and so-called "skin diseases". The clinic's treatment in the area of ​​cosmetic dermatology is centered on treatment that minimizes downtime and does not interfere with daily life as much as possible. It may be unsatisfactory for those seeking immediate effect, but continuing will definitely lead to clean skin.

◎Childhood illness We deal with a wide range of pediatric diseases, including acute diseases such as colds, bronchitis, and acute gastroenteritis. If you are having trouble or symptoms related to your child's health and are wondering what department should be examined, please come to our clinic first. We want to solve diseases and health problems while considering the growth and development of children. If you need more advanced testing or treatment, we will introduce another nearby medical facility. We accept vaccinations, so please feel free to contact us.

Examination symptoms

■Please visit us when you have such symptoms.
Cold, fever, headache, cough, abdominal pain, diarrhea, allergy, atopy, athlete's foot, acne, spots, herpes, hangover, summer fatigue, insomnia, loss of appetite, vaccination, health checkup, smoking cessation consultation, metabolic, medication treatment for lifestyle-related diseases, etc.

Colds (symptoms such as stuffy nose, dry mucous membrane of the nose and throat, sneezing, runny nose, sore throat, coughing, etc.) are infected by viruses and bacteria in the upper respiratory tract from the nose to the throat. This is a sudden inflammation.
In fact, when you catch a cold, inflammation often spreads to the lower respiratory tract such as the trachea and bronchi.
Many pathogens cause it, but 80-90% of them are viruses and more than 200 species.
It is known that symptoms are more likely to occur when factors such as fatigue, stress, lack of sleep, nutritional balance, coldness, and dryness overlap.

It is a disease caused by the influenza virus.
There are three types: A type, B type, and C type.
The incubation period is about 1 to 3 days. When a patient coughs, the virus floats in the air and the person inhales it.
Treatment begins within 2 days after the onset of symptoms.
Influenza vaccination can prevent it to a certain extent, but it is not universal because the type of bacteria that prevails varies from year to year.
People with weak bodies should refrain from getting crowded when they are prevalent.

●Dyslipidemia (hyperlipidemia)
Dyslipidemia is a condition in which lipids such as cholesterol and neutral fat have abnormally increased in the blood.
Long-lasting causes arteriosclerosis and causes illnesses such as angina pectoris, myocardial infarction, cerebral infarction, and obstructive arteriosclerosis.

●Iron deficiency anemia
Iron deficiency anemia is caused by a lack of iron.
It is the most common illness among anemias, overwhelmingly female. In Japan, about 5-10% of adult women are said to have this disease.
Causes include insufficient iron intake, increased demand in the body, and increased iron loss to the body.
It is important to keep in mind that continuing dieting can cause iron deficiency.
The demand for iron increases during puberty and growth, and as the body grows, blood volume increases, and more iron is needed.

●High blood pressure
Hypertension is called a silent killer with no noticeable symptoms and is often neglected, but if left untreated, it can trigger major illnesses such as stroke, angina, myocardial infarction, and renal failure.
It is caused by a combination of bad lifestyles such as smoking, drinking, irregular lifestyles, and lack of exercise.
Besides, blood pressure rises due to stress, so it is important to have your own stress solution.

Hyperuricemia, in which uric acid accumulates in the joints and kidneys and crystallizes in the form of urate.
It is a painful joint so that it is said that it hurts even if the wind blows.
It is said that hyperuricemia occurs due to complicated factors such as constitution, sex, age, and eating habits.
An unusually high amount of uric acid occurs when purine is increased or when the amount of purine is broken down to become uric acid.
Preventing overeating, drinking, and excessive purine removal can reduce the risk of hyperuricemia and gout attacks.

●Diabetes mellitus
Diabetes is a disease that results from an abnormality in insulin, a hormone that is needed to convert sugar in the diet into energy.
If insulin production or secretion is insufficient, or if insulin does not work sufficiently, glucose accumulates in the blood, resulting in diabetes.
If diabetes is left untreated, it causes arteriosclerosis in the blood vessels throughout the body in addition to the three major complications such as retinopathy, nephropathy, and neuropathy.
It is important to take proper diet, exercise, and medication to control your blood sugar and prevent complications.

This refers to the state of excessive fat accumulation in the body, generally manifesting in weight gain.
Obesity leads to hyperglycemia, dyslipidemia, and high blood pressure, and if left untreated, it progresses to full-fledged lifestyle-related diseases such as diabetes and arteriosclerosis. Therefore, it is important to take measures before these symptoms appear.