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Nephrology: Fatigue, kidney function tests, liters of water
kidney function tests, liters of water, psychological depression: DEar Mohana, There is no relationship between your son s imbibing 5-6 liters a day of water (irrespective of its mineral content) and his fatigue. I m inclined to agree with his doctors and say that he is normal, if his kidney function tests are normal...

Nephrology: Fetal pelvic kidneys, pediatric nephrologist, pediatric urologist
pediatric nephrologist, pediatric urologist, flexible tubes: Dear Yuri, Pelvic kidneys and other abnormal anatomic locations are fairly common. In general, they do NOT cause any difficulties. Having said that, because the ureters, (the flexible tubes connecting the kidney to the bladder through which urine flows...

Nephrology: Is Foam/Frothy urine an acurate indicator of proteinuria?, negative test result, routine urinalysis
negative test result, routine urinalysis, foamy urine: Hi Michael, Here are the answers to your questions: 1. This does not sound like it would be caused by proteinuria. What you are describing is the normal physical behavior of a urine specimen. 2. False negativity for urine protein may occur in the...

Nephrology: Foam in urine, protein in the urine, kidney problems
protein in the urine, kidney problems, high velocity: Dear Mike: Foam in the urine is common and is almost always normal. It has been suggested in the past that it is related to protein in the urine but that is essentially an old wives tale. Although massive proteinuria can be associated with foam the usual...

Nephrology: Foamy Urine, foamy urine, protein in the urine
foamy urine, protein in the urine, proteinuria: Dear demitri: The changes you describe in your urine are likely due to changes in the concentration of urine in response (as you suggested) to fluid depletion. Protein in the urine is not a significant pathologic finding in the urine but, as I have said...

Nephrology: Foamy Urine, uti test, foamy urine
uti test, foamy urine, protein in the urine: dear Barbara, Foamy urine, in the past, has been attributed to protein in the urine (proteinuria). However, many patients complain of foamy urine and have normal urinanalyses. It is felt by some that the foamy phenomenon is probably due to the velocity...

Nephrology: Foamy Urine, abnormal quantities, foamy urine
abnormal quantities, foamy urine, kidney disorder: Dear Joe, In years past foamy urine was thought to be associated with abnormal quantities of protein in the urine. This condition (proteinuria)will, in fact, tend to make the urine foam but inconsistently so...so that it isn t a very useful sign. Usually,...

Nephrology: Foamy urine...again, protein excretion, 24 hour urine collection
protein excretion, 24 hour urine collection, serum creatinine: Dear Ida, Foamy urine was first attributed to proteinuria (protein in the urine) in the 1700 s by a physician named Richard Bright. Since then, that abnormality has been blamed on proteinuria. In fact, if a patient has massive proteinuria (that is 3000...

Nephrology: Foamy urine for no apparent reason, protein shakes, weight lifter
protein shakes, weight lifter, foamy urine: There are two big red flags for kidney disease. Bloody urine (hematuria) and protein in the urine (proteinuria). A routine urinalysis gives only the most gross estimation of protein and, as you are doing, a 24 hour urine is essential to quantify the degree...

Nephrology: Foamy urine, foamy urine, frothy urine
foamy urine, frothy urine, bed wetter: In years past, foamy urine was considered to be a sign of protein in the urine. Today, however, it is considered to be an inconsistent and grossly flawed sign because most urine containing protein does not foam, while occasionally urine without protein does...

Nephrology: Follow up, polycystic ovarian syndrome, kidney biopsy
polycystic ovarian syndrome, kidney biopsy, butterfly rash: Dear Ashley, Good to hear from you again. I think I could summarize your case by saying that you are a premenopausal girl with the metabolic syndrome, one autoimmune disorder (Hashimotos),a kidney stone,who has been referred to a nephrologist for presumed...

Nephrology: Frequent urination, frequency of urination, foul odor
frequency of urination, foul odor, good night sleep: Dear Rebekah: Good to hear from you again. Diabetes could come on that fast but I don t think it s likely that you have it. However, you need to be sure so I would suggest that you check with your doctor s office since there was probably a blood sugar...

Nephrology: FSGS, gentilini, wits end
gentilini, wits end, unine: Dear Cynthia, Thanks for the mail. I will need your blood reports for Hemoglobin, Blood Sugar, Urea, Creatinine, S. Proteins with A/G ratio, S. Sodium and Potassium and Soidum. Please send me these With best wishes for your health Dr. R. Srivastav...

Nephrology: abnormal ultrasound and blood in urine, renal pyramids, ultrasound assessment
Nephrology: abnormal ultrasound and blood in urine, renal pyramids, ultrasound assessment, benign condition

Nephrology: Benicar and kidney function, benicar, internist
Nephrology: Benicar and kidney function, benicar, internist, blood pressure

Nephrology: Bladder capacity, ml capacity, bladder
Nephrology: Bladder capacity, ml capacity, bladder, desire

Nephrology: baby with one kidney, mineral water, reflux
Nephrology: baby with one kidney, mineral water, reflux, sodium

Nephrology: bun/creatinine ratio, bun creatinine ratio, kidney damage
Nephrology: bun/creatinine ratio, bun creatinine ratio, kidney damage, pathologies

Nephrology: contrast dye on kidneys, kidney specialist, stomach pain
Nephrology: contrast dye on kidneys, kidney specialist, stomach pain, high blood pressure

Nephrology: Dialysis side effects (faint, dizzy), capd, physical therapist
Nephrology: Dialysis side effects (faint, dizzy), capd, physical therapist, dialysis treatment

Nephrology: dizziness, high blood pressure, trouble breathing, blood pressure, autonomic nervous systems
Nephrology: dizziness, high blood pressure, trouble breathing, blood pressure, autonomic nervous systems, orthostatic tachycardia

Nephrology: Eating before dialysis, precise science, coffee tea
Nephrology: Eating before dialysis, precise science, coffee tea, kemo

Nephrology: FACP, mustard, acronym
Nephrology: FACP, mustard, acronym, competence

Nephrology: Fetal pelvic kidneys, pelvic kidney, wrestling match
Nephrology: Fetal pelvic kidneys, pelvic kidney, wrestling match, laceration

Nephrology: Foam in urine, protein in the urine, kidney disease
Nephrology: Foam in urine, protein in the urine, kidney disease, old wives

Nephrology: Frequent urination, bladder problem, overactive bladder
Nephrology: Frequent urination, bladder problem, overactive bladder

Nephrology: FSGS, kidney disease, s hospital
Nephrology: FSGS, kidney disease, s hospital, brigham and women

Nephrology: My father is having Uramia, empty stomach, urinary obstruction
Nephrology: My father is having Uramia, empty stomach, urinary obstruction, information thanks

Nephrology: High Bun/Creatine Ratio, high protein diets, diovan hct
Nephrology: High Bun/Creatine Ratio, high protein diets, diovan hct, low carbohydrate fruits

Nephrology: high protein level, serum albumin, serum creatinine
Nephrology: high protein level, serum albumin, serum creatinine, kidney function

Nephrology: Kidney pain and burning during urination, kidney stone, lemons
Nephrology: Kidney pain and burning during urination, kidney stone, lemons, lemonade

Nephrology: Large single left kidney cyst (4.2x 3.6x4.0cm), pain under right rib cage, liver enzymes
Nephrology: Large single left kidney cyst (4.2x 3.6x4.0cm), pain under right rib cage, liver enzymes, kidney cyst

Nephrology: Lisinopril VS Diovan, doctors, falkinburg
Nephrology: Lisinopril VS Diovan, doctors, falkinburg, eplipsey

Nephrology: Long term effects/possible dangers of plasmapheresis, calcium phosphate, electrolyte imbalance
Nephrology: Long term effects/possible dangers of plasmapheresis, calcium phosphate, electrolyte imbalance, low calcium

Nephrology: Low creatinine level in one-time urine test, first response
Nephrology: Low creatinine level in one-time urine test, first response

Nephrology: M.D.?, apples and oranges, theoretical physicists
Nephrology: M.D.?, apples and oranges, theoretical physicists, industrial mathematics

Nephrology: men on dialysis and fertility, hemodialysis, good doctor
Nephrology: men on dialysis and fertility, hemodialysis, good doctor

Nephrology: Possible kidney disease - suggestions for tests?, diet change, dissappeared
Nephrology: Possible kidney disease - suggestions for tests?, diet change, dissappeared

Nephrology: Protein in Urine, protein in urine, renal functions
Nephrology: Protein in Urine, protein in urine, renal functions, proteinuria

Nephrology: Protein in urine, specific gravity, kidney disease
Nephrology: Protein in urine, specific gravity, kidney disease, salt intake

Nephrology: pain in area of right kidney, kidney pain, google search
Nephrology: pain in area of right kidney, kidney pain, google search, tick bite

Nephrology: peritoneal dialysis, 4th month of pregnancy, kidney problem
Nephrology: peritoneal dialysis, 4th month of pregnancy, kidney problem, bed rest

Nephrology: ph. value of urine, sublingual salivary gland, mucous secretion
Nephrology: ph. value of urine, sublingual salivary gland, mucous secretion, parotid salivary gland

Nephrology: protein in urine ..., uia, proteins
Nephrology: protein in urine ..., uia, proteins, protein

Nephrology: QUESTION ON CT SCAN CONTRAST, breathing treatment, kidneys
Nephrology: QUESTION ON CT SCAN CONTRAST, breathing treatment, kidneys

Nephrology: Renal Cyst and Back pain, flank pain, nearby structures
Nephrology: Renal Cyst and Back pain, flank pain, nearby structures, renal cyst

Nephrology: Second kidney transplant., doctores, kidney
Nephrology: Second kidney transplant., doctores, kidney

Nephrology: Serum Creatine and 24 hrs Urine, betahistine, antiemetic
Nephrology: Serum Creatine and 24 hrs Urine, betahistine, antiemetic, glimepiride

Nephrology: Specialist for Goodpasture's Syndrome, kentucky women, god
Nephrology: Specialist for Goodpasture's Syndrome, kentucky women, god

Nephrology: slightly elevated creatinine, creatinine levels
Nephrology: slightly elevated creatinine, creatinine levels

Nephrology: strange side effects of dialysis, restless leg syndrome, numbness
Nephrology: strange side effects of dialysis, restless leg syndrome, numbness, ankles

Nephrology: symptoms/possible diseases nephrology, nephrology department, rochester minnesota
Nephrology: symptoms/possible diseases nephrology, nephrology department, rochester minnesota, mayo clinic

Nephrology: treatment options for medullary sponge kidney, kidney pelvis, giant stones
Nephrology: treatment options for medullary sponge kidney, kidney pelvis, giant stones, coping mechanisms

Nephrology: Vitamin D levels very low, vitamin d, periods
Nephrology: Vitamin D levels very low, vitamin d, periods, regime

Nephrology: Vitamin D levels very low, parathyroid tumor, elevated pth
Nephrology: Vitamin D levels very low, parathyroid tumor, elevated pth, dexa scan

Nephrology: My father is having Uramia, kidney function tests, congestive heart failure
kidney function tests, congestive heart failure, signs of heart disease: Dear Ravi, Thanks for the additional information. Your father s kidneys , as I suspected, are not the problem. His echocardiogram also suggests that he does not have heart failure. This is also evidenced by the fact that his heart is not enlarged on...

Nephrology: Left flank pain, left flank pain, protein excretion
left flank pain, protein excretion, serum creatinine: Hi Emmie, Thanks for your question on Allexperts . Please get in touch with a Nephrologist as soon as possible. A detailed history, physical and other lab tests are needed to diagnose your condition: -The 24 hour urinary protein excretion. -BUN...

Nephrology: left flank pain and blood in urine, left flank pain, serum electrolytes
left flank pain, serum electrolytes, serum creatinine: Hi Helga, Thanks for asking me to help with your query related to the kidneys. Without doing a physical examination on you, it will be very difficult for me to judge what is causing the flank pain and hematuria. In addition to the IVP and CT scan,...

Nephrology: flank pain and elevated creatinine, right flank pain, bun creatinine ratio
right flank pain, bun creatinine ratio, hyaline casts: Dear Cindy, Internet diagnosis is difficult but, that said, there are some thoughts that I could share. We are assuming that her creatinine elevation is acute and related to her flank pain. If her kidney size were small or low normal, it would suggest...

Nephrology: fluid retention from rapamune ?, kidney transplant patient, immunosuppressive regimen
kidney transplant patient, immunosuppressive regimen, rapamune: Dear Rose, You should absolutely not be modifying your medications without the supervision of your physician. A kidney transplant patient is an extremely complicated patient and perturbing your immunosuppressive regimen is a prescription for disaster....

Nephrology: foamy urine, serum creatinine, foamy urine
serum creatinine, foamy urine, protein in the urine: Hi Kat, Thanks for asking my help on Allexperts . Foamy urine is not ALWAYS associated with proteinuria. From a kidney standpoint, if your urinalysis did not show any protein in the urine and if your BUN and serum creatinine are within normal range,...

Nephrology: foamy urine hydration, foamy urine, dipstick test
foamy urine, dipstick test, physical behaviour: Hi Ben, Good to hear from you again. You are right, the commonly available reagent strip is less sensitive to other proteins in the urine. However, these other proteins are far less common than albumin in the urine. They are tested when there is circumstantial...

Nephrology: frequent urination, frequent urination, health care issue
frequent urination, health care issue, auto trip: Dear Goli, First, it is not likely that you have a serious health care issue. If you weight is pretty stable during these episodes and if the electrolytes in your blood and your blood sugar are normal and you don t have to get up at night to urinate more...

Nephrology: GFR low, creatinine normal, bubbles, low globulin, kidney doctor
low globulin, kidney doctor, kidneys filter: Hi Sue, Thanks for asking me to help with your question. Serum creatinine is the most widely used test to assess kidney function. It is well known among kidney doctors that somebody can have a “normal” creatinine and decreased kidney function. This has...

Nephrology: Glomerularnephritis and hypertension, physiology books, human physiology
physiology books, human physiology, academic exercise: Dear Ann, I am supposed to help patients mostly. If this is academic exercise let me know and I can tell you accordingly. Most of the books on human physiology, pathology and internal medicine besides nephrology deal with the subject in details. You must...

Nephrology: Goodpastures, hydrocarbon solvents, health care provider
hydrocarbon solvents, health care provider, goodpasture: Hi Abby, Thanks for asking me to help with your question. No known prevention of Goodpasture s syndrome exists. People should avoid glue sniffing and siphoning gasoline which expose the lungs to hydrocarbon solvents and can cause the disease. Stopping...

Nephrology: glomerularnephritis, symptoms of renal failure, chronic renal failure
symptoms of renal failure, chronic renal failure, loss of kidney function: Dear Sally Smith, Please excuse me for the delay. Here is the answer to your question: Glomerulonephritis Causes and Risks: Glomerulonephritis is a slow progressive destruction of the kidney glomeruli, with progressive loss of kidney function...

Nephrology: glomerulonephritis, high protein diet, bun creatinine
high protein diet, bun creatinine, urea nitrogen: One can have abnormal urinalysis for up to two years after an episode of acute glomerulonephritis. Foamy urine is usually associated with the velocity of urine flow but, in the past, has been attributed to protein in the urine. This is not a phenomenon that...

Nephrology: Haemodialysis and Analgesics, kidney failure, hardening of the arteries
kidney failure, hardening of the arteries, arteries of the brain: First, I m sorry that your dad and you are all having such a difficult time. Opiates, morphine, demerol, oxycodone are essentially metabolized in the liver. It is true that some of their metabolites are excreted into the urine and,therefore, have delayed...

Nephrology: Hi Chuck, I notice that when..., filtration rate, coffee and tea
filtration rate, coffee and tea, reabsorption: Sorry this was late. I have been in Louisana and Mississippi rescuing animals the past 3-4 weeks. Caffeine and theophyline are xanthines found in coffee and tea and cause increased glomerular (the kidney s filter) filtration rate (increased kidney filktration)...

Nephrology: High Bun/Creatine Ratio, high protein diet, bun creatinine
high protein diet, bun creatinine, avapro for high blood pressure: Dear Nancy, No, I do not feel that this is at all related to any recurrence of your breast cancer. I think that the odds are highly in favor of this being do to the protein in your diet which raises the BUN relative to the creatinine. I am comfortable...

Nephrology: High Creatinine Level, acute interstitial nephritis, normal blood pressure
acute interstitial nephritis, normal blood pressure, anti inflammatory drugs: Hi Joyce, I Would be so happy if I can answer your questions and help you. You are a 51 years old female,with no previous diabetes and high blood pressure. Your nephrologist mentioned that you are now stage IV CKD with acute interstitial nephritis and...

Nephrology: High Creatinine Levels, high creatinine levels, high creatinine level
high creatinine levels, high creatinine level, kidney diseases: Dear Brad, A creatinine of 1.7 mg% is abnormal and should have been worked up to see what is causing your kidney failure. Creatinine is a substance produced by muscle that is excreted into the urine. If your kidney function is reduced by one half your...

Nephrology: High Creatinine levels etc., serum creatinine levels, high creatinine levels
serum creatinine levels, high creatinine levels, omega 3 oil: Hi Chuck, Thanks for asking me to help with your Nephrology related queries. Was any work-up done to find out why you have high serum creatinine levels? In other words, what is your basic kidney disease? For most people, a rise in serum creatinine denotes...

Nephrology: High kidney and liver functions, worse case scenario, kidney functions
worse case scenario, kidney functions, kidney tissue: Dear Sandy: Thanks for your question. It is difficult for me to be specific without definitive lab values. Having said that, it is possible that your husband had a subclinical kidney disease at the time of his surgery. We all have an extraordinary...

Nephrology: High Protein in Urine but normal Creatinine, high protein in urine, blood preassure
high protein in urine, blood preassure, albumin in urine: Hi Sachin, Thanks for your question on Allexperts . I would suggest that you get a Nephrology consult. Proteinuria is a flag for kidney disease and should not be taken very lightly. I would also repeat a 24-hour urine protein test. Please do not...

Nephrology: Husband's Kidney Stones, low sodium diet, calcium diet
low sodium diet, calcium diet, low calcium: Kidney stones are common and a real pain in the side. I ve had five myself and I can empathize with you and your husband. The ER doctor is quite correct that your husband needs nephrology follow up. There are many conditions that can CAUSE kidney stones...

Nephrology: headaches, good luck chuck, hemodialysis
good luck chuck, hemodialysis, headaches: Was your mother prone to headaches prior to starting HD? I hope that she has been worked up for the problem. Headaches can be caused by virtually anything and without a proper workup you cannot even venture a guess. I am sorry that I am vague, but...

Nephrology: health questions, bun creatinine ratio, ldl cholestrol
bun creatinine ratio, ldl cholestrol, kidney function tests: Dear Mary, I have never ordered an insulin level. I haven t the foggiest idea what the normal values are. I expect they would vary wildly depending upon the blood sugar levels. If you are not diabetic I don t know why it would be ordered anyway. Additionally,...

Nephrology: high bun/creative ratio., high protein diet, creatine levels
high protein diet, creatine levels, stool specimens: Dear Rosanne, Thanks for your question. You probably have nothing to worry about with your BUN/Cr ratio of 25. The normal should be approximately 10 to 15 to one. The most common causes of a high ratio are a high protein diet and dehydration. Other...

Nephrology: high consumption of salt, low salt diet, precious cargoes
low salt diet, precious cargoes, camel caravans: Hi Claire, Thanks for asking me to answer your query related to salt and hypertension. The human race is considered to have been on the earth for about 3 million years, and those living inland had to eat a low-salt diet (approximately 10 to 15 mmol/day)...

Nephrology: high consumptionof salt, normal blood pressure, salt restriction
normal blood pressure, salt restriction, blood pressure problems: Dear claire, The quantity of salt in the diet tends to correlate with the height of the blood pressure. Additionally, a type of hypertension (high blood pressure) is salt sensitive in nature and dietary salt reduction is a very effective adjunctive treatment....

Nephrology: high creatinine level, serum creatinine level, high creatinine level
serum creatinine level, high creatinine level, kidney transplantation: Dear Hassan, Thanks for asking me to help with your kidney related issue. There are many factors that affect the serum creatinine level after kidney transplantation. One of the most important factors is the level of HLA mismatch. I presume that as the...

Nephrology: high protein level, cancer of the bladder, kidney diseases
cancer of the bladder, kidney diseases, protein in the urine: Dear Natalie, There are two red flags for kidney disease. One is protein in the urine (proteinuria) and the other is blood in the urine (hematuria). You have both and need to be thoroughly evaluated for kidney disease. This needs to be done with some expediency...

Nephrology: high serum creatinine level, serum creatinine level, serum creatinine levels
serum creatinine level, serum creatinine levels, left kidney: Hi Nooshin, Thanks for asking my opinion on your Nephrology related question. Serum creatinine assay is measured in various labs using different commercially available kits. Each kit has its own normal reference values. You say that your husband s results...

Nephrology: hypocalcemia/kidneys, parathyroid glands, creatinine clearance
parathyroid glands, creatinine clearance, calcium tablets: Dear Connie, Your creatinine is (despite being in the normal range) slightly elevated for a woman. Additionally, your creatinine clearance is low, documenting depressed kidney function. You need to get a 24 hour urine collection for creatinine clearance...

Nephrology: IGA Nephropathy, serum creatinine levels, kidney biopsy
serum creatinine levels, kidney biopsy, current bun: Hi Kristin, Thanks for asking my help on Allexperts . If your diagnosis was made based on a kidney biopsy, I would like to know the details of that report. Each patient s rate of decline of GFR varies. I can make an educated guess based on your biopsy...

Nephrology: IgA Nephropathy diagnosis, kidney biopsy, flank pain
kidney biopsy, flank pain, extreme tiredness: Hi Jeremy, Thanks for your question on Allexperts . IgA Nephropathy is a pathological diagnosis. I am afraid a definitive diagnosis cannot be made without a kidney biopsy. Flank pain and tiredness, per se, would not suggest IgA nephropathy as the...

Nephrology: Inquiring about ESRD patient/friend, tissue antigens, kidney failure
tissue antigens, kidney failure, kidney transplant: Dear Anthony, How long any patient lives after dialysis is instituted depends upon what other diseases they develop. One, of course, cannot accurately predict this without life insurance tables. It is important to remember that dialysis only keeps one...

Nephrology: Interpret results of 24 hr urine test, protein excretion, kidney biopsy
protein excretion, kidney biopsy, hr urine: Thanks for following-up, Eric. Overt Proteinuria means that your protein excretion is more than 150 mg/day. I would not be worried about cancer, though. After a detailed history and physical examination, I would advise a kidney biopsy to my patients...

Nephrology: increased creatnine level, primary care physicians, care doctors
primary care physicians, care doctors, kidney disease: Dear Diabetic: Your creatinine is abnormal and needs to be worked up. You do need further tests and this is potentially very serious. You are in dire need of a good nephrologist to do this for you. Obviously, neither your endocrinologist nor your primary...

Nephrology: iritation on urine path while go for urine, blood sugar test, culture sensitivity
blood sugar test, culture sensitivity, sensitivity test: Hi Chinnasamy, Thanks for asking me to help with your problem. Without examining you, it will be very difficult to diagnose your condition. From your description, it seems that you are suffering from a urinary tract infection. If you are not currently...

Nephrology: KIDNEY CANCER STONES AND FAILURE, renal cell carcinoma, generic drug name
renal cell carcinoma, generic drug name, left kidney: Dear Maryann, I need to make sure that I understand the details here. your husband had a RIGHT nephrectomy for renal cell carcinoma which was found incidentally when he was being investigated for a stone in his LEFT kidney. Initially, his creatinine...

Nephrology: KIDNEY DISEASE, focal glomerulosclerosis, kidney biopsy
focal glomerulosclerosis, kidney biopsy, low protein diet: Dear Ron: If you are not a diabetic and are under 50 years old, then you almost certainly have some form of glomerulonephritis, possibly membranous or focal glomerulosclerosis. Whatever it is, it has progressed far enough to severely damage your kidney...

Nephrology: KIDNEY FAILURE, red blood count, low red blood count
red blood count, low red blood count, low hemoglobin: Hi Maryann, Thanks for asking my help on Allexperts . The boils are not related to kidney disease. Most likely, they start out with an infection in the root of hair follicles. I would not advise my patients to apply heat. Sometimes, that can cause worsening...

Nephrology: KIDNEY PROBLEM, left kidney, bladder cancer
left kidney, bladder cancer, kidney problem: Hi John. Thanks for asking me to help with your questions. I need some more information about the patient. What is the age, gender and ethnicity? How long has he had bladder cancer? I presume that the values you have quoted are serum creatinine readings....

Nephrology: Kidney blood tests help, high protein foods, blood test results
high protein foods, blood test results, amino acids: Roberto, You are obviously into body building or running. First off, the panel is fine. The substance that you are taking is creatine, not creatinine. The latter, creatinine is a waste product produced by your muscles as you exercise. Here is the...

Nephrology: Kidney blood tests help, high protein foods, blood test results
high protein foods, blood test results, kidney problems: Dear Roberto The BUN is a tad bit high. But being one point above the range given by the lab is not terrible. Your Creatinine is 1.0 which would tell me that your kidneys seem to be fine. If you do not have any health problems, I d probably not worry...

Nephrology: Kidney cysts, renal cortical cysts, kidney cysts
renal cortical cysts, kidney cysts, renal cysts: Hi Janice, Thanks for asking me to help with your problem. People can have two different kinds of renal cysts. One kind is known as Simple renal cortical cysts and the other are known as Complex cysts . Simple cysts do not cause any problems and hence,...

Nephrology: Kidney cysts, kidney cysts, cysts in kidneys
kidney cysts, cysts in kidneys, kidney complications: Dear Ramona Ivy, Please excuse me for the dealy in reply. My apologies for the delay as I was out of town on a conference tour. Thanks for the mail & faith in me. Your mother has shown 5 cysts in kidneys on an ultrasound for her severe pain. Should my...

Nephrology: Kidney dialysis, dialysis nurse, kidney pancreas
dialysis nurse, kidney pancreas, kidney dialysis: Betty, First, I am not a transplant recipient........I am a dialysis nurse with 24+ years of experience. I make the assumption that she is going onto peritoneal dialysis. That is a reasonable choice for her. Not knowing what her age and general physical...

Nephrology: Kidney disease, kidney function tests, high protein diet
kidney function tests, high protein diet, kidney biopsy: Dear Jim: The BUN and creatinine are two kidney function tests that measure the ability of your kidneys to filter your blood. Of the two, the creatinine is the most accurate. A creatinine of 1.7 mg% is too high unless you are a giant on a very high protein...

Nephrology: Kidney diseases in family, polycystic kidney disease, alex dear
polycystic kidney disease, alex dear, genetic fingerprints: Dear Alex, Merry Christmas to you also dear Alex. Also I wish you a very happy new year. I am sorry for the delay but you know that this is the time for holidays and outing so probably I may be excused for the same by you. However I still apologize for...

Nephrology: Kidney function/oxygen levels in blood, blood oxygen, oxygen level
blood oxygen, oxygen level, kidney problems: Thanks for the mail. Best wishes for speedy recovery of your father and wish him good health. Meanwhile only thing you have given me is his age 68, blood oxygen-50% and diagnosed as Diabetes & Hypertension. I also need blood reports for all of them. Oxygen...

Nephrology: Kidney Pain, trouble urinating, kidney pain
trouble urinating, kidney pain, ultrasound examinations: Dear Jeremy Mathis, Thanks for your mail. I will certainly need some reports of your urine, blood and radilogical and Ultrasound examinations. If not done please get an appointment ASAP and do it right away. Take care and wish you a speedy recovery ...

Nephrology: Kidney pain and burning during urination, burning sensation while urinating, flank pain
burning sensation while urinating, flank pain, kidney pain: Dear Julie, Clearly, both endometriosis and kidney stones can cause abdominal and flank pain. You have both endometriosis and stones so you are vulnerable to pain from either source. The pain from kidney stones tends to be quite characteristic. It...

Nephrology: Kidney pain with infection, kidney pain, kidney infection
kidney pain, kidney infection, abdominal ultrasound: Dear Beth, I am sorry for delay in reply. I was out of town. For your daughter the tests needed may be Urine Examination - Routine & Microscopic, Urine for Culture & Sensitivity, S. Creatinine, Blood Urea and S. Electrolytes besides Abdominal Ultrasound...

Nephrology: Kidney problems & Hypertension, diastolic blood pressure, blood urea nitrogen
diastolic blood pressure, blood urea nitrogen, trichomonas vaginalis: Dear M.Ca, All your workup results are normal. You do not have any kidney disease. For your back pain, I suggest that you get yourself examined by a good family physician. (S)he will be able to guide you further. Get your blood pressure examined again....

Nephrology: Kidney Simptoms, kidney transplantation, survival advantages
kidney transplantation, survival advantages, chinese herbs: Hi Chandani, Thanks for asking me to help with your Nephrology related query. To better answer your questions, I need to know what is your basic kidney disease. In other words, what led to ESRD? Please be very careful while taking Chinese herbs. Some...

Nephrology: Kidney Stone, kidney stone, biochemical pathways
kidney stone, biochemical pathways, kidney stones: Dear Stacey, Since the problem has been present for two years, waiting another two weeks probably is not going to make any difference in your child s health. However, the sooner it s removed the better. You (and your child) need BOTH a urologist AND...

Nephrology: Kidney Stones - 2nd opinion, flank pain, left kidney
flank pain, left kidney, kidney stone: The radiologist probably said or meant that there are no changes in the findings. Rather than a second radiology opinion, I would be inclined to go for a urology opinion or second opinion if she has already seen one. It sounds like she has a staghorn stone...

Nephrology: Kidney stone in child, painful kidney stones, pediatric urologist
painful kidney stones, pediatric urologist, renal colic: My pleasure! I really think he needs a nephrologist and I m glad you re going to see one. Your son also needs a real urine culture because the dip stick tests do not pick up all organisms, only the very common ones. Please let me know what turns up. ...

Nephrology: Kidney transplantation, kidney failure patients, kidney transplantation
kidney failure patients, kidney transplantation, diseased kidneys: Dear Ranko, Many patients coming to dialysis have small, chronically diseased kidneys and the precise diagnosis cannot be determined. It is,as you suggested, most often a form of chronic glomerulonephritis which is often asymptomatic until it reaches end...

Nephrology: Kidney & urinary tract infections, e coli bacteria, urinary tract diseases
e coli bacteria, urinary tract diseases, uncomplicated uti: You didn t tell me you were taking ural. The purpose of cranberry juice is to acidify the urine. Taking an alkalinizing agent defeats the purpose of the cranberry juice. Therefore, one of them is contraindicated( namely the ural). Having said that, neither...

Nephrology: Kidneys, renal arteries, renal physician
renal arteries, renal physician, arteris: Dear Carolanne, Thanks for the mail. I am sorry for the delay due to my being away. I apologize for the same. Hope you will forgive me. Regarding your case I am with you in thinking that you require more detailed work up by a renal physician ASAP. Don...

Nephrology: kidney bloat, ammonium phosphate, chronic urinary tract infection
ammonium phosphate, chronic urinary tract infection, struvite stones: Hi Bill, Thanks for asking me to help with your query. Nephroptosis (also called floating kidney or renal ptosis) is an abnormal condition in which the kidney(s) drops down into the pelvis when the patient stands up.It is believed to result from deficiency...

Nephrology: kidney cysts, transitional cell carcinoma, high chlorestoral
transitional cell carcinoma, high chlorestoral, kidney cysts: Patrick, I doubt very seriously that you have PKD. It is not unusual for the kidney to have cysts. If you had PKD, you would have thousands of cysts on your kidneys. The only applicable medications would be for high blood pressure or high chlorestoral....

Nephrology: kidney's and dialysis, congestive heart failure, kidney functions
congestive heart failure, kidney functions, kidney failure: Thanks for your question. If your grandmother lived 25 years on dialysis she would die at 90 years of age and everyone would want dialysis. The point is that dialysis prevents a patient from dying of kidney failure and only that. One s longevity, after...

Nephrology: kidney disease, renal pelvis, kidney diseases
renal pelvis, kidney diseases, left kidney: Hi Diane, Ureteropelvic junction obstruction is a blockage in the area where the ureter and the renal pelvis meet. The ureter is the tube that carries urine from the kidney to the bladder. The ureter drains the urine from a collecting area, called the renal...

Nephrology: kidney disease / bladder cancer, left kidney, bladder cancer
left kidney, bladder cancer, renal ultrasound: Hi Diane, Thanks for asking me to address your Nephrology related concern. The attending urologist informed you about the possibility of a non-functional left kidney. Some persons have a non-functioning kidney since birth. However, I do not understand...

Nephrology: kidney failure, kidney failure, kidney condition
kidney failure, kidney condition, chronic kidney: Well unfortunately like your friend i had no idea what the symptoms where and i almost died and spent alongt time in the hospital. but i know waht they are now and i d be happy to share with you what i experienced. Well first off i slept alot, and i fell...

Nephrology: kidney function and medication, creatinine levels, creatinine clearance
creatinine levels, creatinine clearance, kidney functions: Dear Marc, Thanks for the mail and question. Also I am sorry for the delay in reply. The only info I have of your kidney functions is S. Creatinine levels of 1.1-1.2 which is not much and does not need any change in dosage if the creatinine clearance is...

Nephrology: one kidney/hypertension, kidney hypertension, renal dietitian
kidney hypertension, renal dietitian, behavioral measures: Hi Jerry, Good to hear from you again. It is difficult to diagnose what is making your hypertension shoot up without a detailed history and physical examination. In my patients, I would like to rule out renal artery stenosis. Has your Nephrologist looked...

Nephrology: kidney insuffiency, stomach ache, stomache ache
stomach ache, stomache ache, kidney trouble: Dear Tammy, You certainly need surgeon s help in the matter. If the urea and pottasium levels are not high and the urine output is not low dialysis is not to be considered. Your treating surgeon remaions the best doctor to advise as he alone knows best...

Nephrology: one kidney & male fertility, dialysis techniques, kidney failure
dialysis techniques, kidney failure, dialysis patient: Dear Tempestt, Your partner has only 40% of ONE kidney. If his kidney function is stable and he does not have a progressive kidney disease, then with 40% of one kidney he PROBABLY would not be infertile. This also assumes that he has no other issues...

Nephrology: kidney problem, serum creatinine, chronic kidney disease
serum creatinine, chronic kidney disease, kidney problem: Hi Rony, Thanks for asking me to help with your mother s problems. 1. From what you have described, it seems that she has some sort of a chronic kidney disease (CKD). For a 58 year old lady with a creatinine of 2.3, her estimated GFR is 23 ml/min/1.73...

Nephrology: kidney problem, urine protein electrophoresis, protein excretion
urine protein electrophoresis, protein excretion, kidney problem: Dear Rony, First, I m very sorry your Mother is having these difficulties. She clearly has some form of kidney disease and it may well be due to damage from repeated infections of the urine and kidney. Unfortunately, it is impossible to tell exactly...

Nephrology: kidney spasms?, kidney spasms, health recovery
kidney spasms, health recovery, urine output: Dear MArk Wright, Thanks for the mail. Sorry or the delay. I would like to know what happens to your urine output before, during and after the spasm in the back? This may also be related to gaseous distension as it ocurs with Soda ingestion. Let me know...

Nephrology: kidney stone resulting in high blood pressure, kidney stone, essential hypertension
kidney stone, essential hypertension, kidney stones: Hi again! Essential hypertension (garden variety high blood pressure) doesn t develop that fast in and of itself. Usually, one goes through a variable period during which time the patient has what is called labile hypertension. The pressure tends to bounce...

Nephrology: kidney stones and blood pressure: a link?, cause of high blood pressure, kidney stone
cause of high blood pressure, kidney stone, kidney stones: I ve had five stones myself so you have my sympathy! Stress is NOT a cause of high blood pressure. Stress however can cause a fleeting rise in pressure because of the outpouring of adrenalin that occurs with the stress. The rise seen with a kidney stone...

Nephrology: kidneys functions, gfr test, kidney problem
gfr test, kidney problem, relativly: Tiffany, I really don t know, but it seems that you have been properly worked up. Estimated GFR has a lot of slop in the results. The only true GFR test would be a 24 urine collection for urea & creatinine. That still might leave you with open answers...

Nephrology: kidneys, bun and creatinine, electronic weighing scale
bun and creatinine, electronic weighing scale, chronic kidney disease: Hi Betty, Thank you for asking me to help with your Nephrology related question. There are many factors to consider when discussing edema. What is the level of renal dysfunction of your son (in other words, what are his BUN and creatinine values)?; does...

Nephrology: LAB WORK, acute kidney failure, creatinine clearance
acute kidney failure, creatinine clearance, dear carmen: Dear Carmen, A creatinine of 1.6mg% is very likely abnormal. Unfortunately, the calculated GFR gleaned from your creatinine, age and weight is notoriously inaccurate! You need a 24 hour urine collection for a creatinine clearance determination. This is...

Nephrology: Lab Results Question, normal creatinine clearance, elevated creatinine level
normal creatinine clearance, elevated creatinine level, mild dehydration: Dear Crystal, Your chemistries can be caused by mild dehydration, perhaps, associated with diarrhea &/or vomiting. If this is the case, correcting the underlying issue will correct any abnormalities in your chemistries. Having said that, it is important...

Nephrology: Lab Results, c peptide, a1c
c peptide, a1c, bun: Currently you are doing very well with Diabetes in good control with A1C of 5.6. Good job!!! Normal Bun is 20 and normal creatinine is 1.0 or less. Seems like you are doing an excellent job over all. All diabetics have some form of nephropathy and...

Nephrology: Laparoscopy for dialysis patient, dialysis patient, good luck chuck
dialysis patient, good luck chuck, banladesh: I really think that this is beyond me BUT I will try to help. The fact that he is on dialysis in Banladesh is amazing! I don t understand the need for laparoscopy for nausea and delirium.....To do the scoping is relatively easy. Light anesthesia. Small...

Nephrology: Large single left kidney cyst (4.2x 3.6x4.0cm), simple renal cyst, kidney cyst
simple renal cyst, kidney cyst, doctor of internal medicine: Dear Debbie, Cysts (large or small) are exceedingly common in the kidney and if simple require neither treatment nor observation. A simple cyst is large or small, is thin walled, is NOT blood filled (this can determined by the CT), and does not have...

Nephrology: Lisinopril VS Diovan, bun creatinine ratio, kidney diseases
bun creatinine ratio, kidney diseases, protein in urine: Dear Richard, These two medications do the same thing in different ways. Lisinopril lowers angiotension II by preventing its generation in the lung. Diovan is an angiotension II receptor blocker and lowers angiotension II by preventing it from binding...

Nephrology: Lisinopril VS Diovan, bun creatinine ratio, serum creatinine level
bun creatinine ratio, serum creatinine level, atenolol 25mg: Hi Ed, Your lipid profile right know is perfect. Your total cholesterol should be less that 200, your LDLs less than 100 and your HDL above 40. Personally, I m a firm believer in pharmacologic Rx for lipids because my experience is that over the long...

Nephrology: Long term effects/possible dangers of plasmapheresis, epstein barr virus, low grade fever
epstein barr virus, low grade fever, fever 99: Dear Jennifer, Thanks for the mail. I really have no idea about your past episodes as that can be known and told by the doctor then attending you best. May be it was hypotension(transient)??but I can not say for sure. I have no knowledge of genetic...

Nephrology: Long-term lithium use and Chronic Renal Insufficiency, lithium carbonate, chronic renal insufficiency
lithium carbonate, chronic renal insufficiency, lithium treatment: Hi Shane, Thanks for asking me to help with your problem. Based on the information you have provided me, your estimated GFR is 56 ml/min/1.73 m2. This puts your renal function as CKD stage 3. Please set up a consult with a Nephrologist as early as...

Nephrology: Low creatinine level in one-time urine test, protein excretion, low creatinine level
protein excretion, low creatinine level, urine concentration: Dear Kate, There is a kidney condition called the nephrotic syndrome which is characterized be massive amounts of protein in the urine (proteinuria) (up to 50-60 grams/day), low concentrations of protein in the blood, fat in the urine, massive swelling...

Nephrology: Lupus Nephritis and Transplant, kidney transplant patients, lupus nephritis
kidney transplant patients, lupus nephritis, plasma proteins: Dear Gary: I do not necessarily agree that the best therapeutic option you you is a transplant.Each modality of treatment of ESRD has it s unique downsides. Your treatment, for example, tends to be associated with nutritional issues because of the protein...

Nephrology: lithium and creatinine levels, chronic interstitial nephritis, lithium toxicity
chronic interstitial nephritis, lithium toxicity, pylenephritis: Dear Patricia, Good to hear from you again. If your doctor won t refer you for another opinion then you clearly need another doctor. When you are dealing with your own life and limb, the physician s sorry ego is simply not a consequence. Here is what...

Nephrology: low BUN/Creatime ratio, bun blood urea nitrogen, bun creatinine
bun blood urea nitrogen, bun creatinine, blood urea nitrogen: Dear Laura, The BUN (blood urea nitrogen) is an indirect measure of urea. Urea is the end product of protein metabolism and its production in the body reflects the amount of protein in the diet. The more protein in the diet, the more urea is produced and...

Nephrology: low creatinine levels, low creatinine levels, good luck chuck
low creatinine levels, good luck chuck, kidney infections: I am not an MD. The problem with recurrent infections and treatment thereof is that drugs are excreted through the kidneys (for bladder/kidney infections which does make sense) or they are broken down or changed into a usable form in the liver. If the liver...

Nephrology: low urine creatinine, critical care nurse, urine drug screen
critical care nurse, urine drug screen, urine specimen: Hi Kim, Thanks for following-up with me. When giving a sample for urine creatinine, patients are advised to void, drink a large glass of water, and then provide a urine specimen for analysis within an hour. If a urine sample is too dilute (specific...

Nephrology: very low Vit D, anion gap, collagen vascular disease
anion gap, collagen vascular disease, vitamin d deficiency: Dear Deborah, I think I understand that you are a physician. Since vitamin D assays have been available, it has become apparent that vitamin d deficiency is extremely common in the United States. Clinically, it is characterized by arthralgias and myaligas...

Nephrology: lower back pain and blood in urine, kidney stone disease, renal ultrasound
kidney stone disease, renal ultrasound, ultrasound exam: Dear Kori, I have an old saying.. back pain in the absence of fever is never from the kidney, it s from the back . The main exception to this is kidney stone and the red flag for kidney stone is blood in the urine. Therefore, I believe you need to be...

Nephrology: Left lower back, side, and left abdomnal pain, renal pelvis, blood cell count
renal pelvis, blood cell count, white blood cell: Hi Kristen, Thanks for asking me to help with your problem. You do not mention what was the site of the kidney stone. Was it the left or the right kidney? I presume it must be on the left side. The blood and WBCs in the urine are due to the stone. A...

Nephrology: lymph, inguinal lymph nodes, dear pete
inguinal lymph nodes, dear pete, allexperts: Dear Pete, Inguinal lymph nodes are NEVER associated with urinary infection. Enlarged inguinal lymph nodes are common and often associated with PREVIOUS or ACTIVE infection the legs or feet. If the nodes are recently enlarged and/or very large you...

Nephrology: M.D.?, internal medicine training, diseases of the kidney
internal medicine training, diseases of the kidney, normal kidney function: They are as smart and knowledgeable only in their fields of interest. Generally speaking, physicians have a greater breadth of knowledge and it is much harder ( in general ) to get into med school so physicians frequently have more inherent academic talent....

Nephrology: meds, serum creatinine level, serum creatinine levels
serum creatinine level, serum creatinine levels, lithium therapy: Hi Allie, Thanks for your question on Allexperts . Lithium adversely affects renal tubular function, causing polyuria secondary to a deficit in urine concentrating ability. This effect is probably progressive for the first decade of lithium therapy,...

Nephrology: medullary sponge kidney?, muscular dystrophy association, auto antibodies
muscular dystrophy association, auto antibodies, lambert eaton: Dear Donna, Facts About Plasmapheresis: Plasmapheresis and Autoimmune Disease - Many diseases, including myasthenia gravis, Lambert-Eaton syndrome, Guillain-Barré syndrome and others, are caused by a so-called autoimmune, or self-immune, process. In autoimmune...

Nephrology: men on dialysis and fertility, normal kidney function, kidney failure
normal kidney function, kidney failure, male fertility: Dear Louise, Good to hear from you again. The length of time it would take dialysis to result in permanent infertility in the male is not known but, if true, would be measured in years. An educated GUESS would be in the vicinity of five years. Remember,...

Nephrology: Nausea and P.D., cleveland clinic foundation, dry heaves
cleveland clinic foundation, dry heaves, dialysis center: Dear Neal and Linetta Null, I do agree with you that it must be something which is not right. A change of lab and the dialysis center would be one step and if that fails the best bet is to go to a referal center near you like Mayo Clinic / Cleveland Clinic...

Nephrology: Nephrostomy tubes, nephrostomy tubes, kidney failure
nephrostomy tubes, kidney failure, nephrostomy tube: Dear Becky, First of all, I m sorry you re having such difficult problems. Obstruction to the flow of urine from the kidney to the bladder is common in ovarian cancer and it is occasionally bilateral. If it is not relieved, kidney failure can result....

Nephrology: Nephrotic Syndrome, leg edema, renal cortex
leg edema, renal cortex, tissue biopsy: Hi Vivek, Thanks for asking my help on Allexperts . 1. The Kidney stone and FSGS are most likely unrelated. I would order a work-up for kidney stones for my patient. This would include 24 hour urinary calcium, phosphorous, uric acid and other minerals....

Nephrology: New Dialysis Patient, dialysis patient, dialysis machine
dialysis patient, dialysis machine, dialysis center: We can only get reimbursed for monthly creatinine levels, BUT when you have a new patient a medical justification is necessary for additional testing. With the access issue he most likely is not getting adequate dialysis so one would expect that the creatinine...

Nephrology: My nephew has an appointment..., mail question, proper diagnosis
mail question, proper diagnosis, special diet: Dear Ingeborg, Thanks for your mail & question.Your nephew has an appointment this coming Wednesday to have a biopsy done because he has a disease called Glomerulonephritis. It is important for the proper diagnosis & treatment of the disease that...

Nephrology: Could this be a nephrology realted concern?, kidney diseases, kidney infections
kidney diseases, kidney infections, metabolic pathways: Dear Karen, You do need to see a nephrologist. He is best suited to manage the medical aspects if your stones. You should also have a urologist involved because it is possible that you would need some procedure that a nephrologist could not do. ...

Nephrology: nephrostomy tubes, nephrostomy tubes, renal pelvis
nephrostomy tubes, renal pelvis, x rays: You really need to get an opinion from a urologist. Nephrologists don t place or deal directly with nephrostomy tubes. That being said I believe that a curled or coiled tip makes it more difficult for the tubes to slip out; but I m only giving you an educated...

Nephrology: Pain and tenderness behind the forehead, fifth cranial nerve, diseases of the kidney
fifth cranial nerve, diseases of the kidney, frontal sinus: Dear Patient, I am a nephrologist not a neurologist...you need the latter.A nephrologist deals with diseases of the kidney as well as severe high blood pressure. However you describe either sinus pain or a tension headache. A CT scan of the head and...

Nephrology: Pain from back that wraps to left side, sinus surgeries, gall bladder
sinus surgeries, gall bladder, eye cancer: Hi Terrie, Thanks for your question on Allexperts . I understand that you have been through a lot. No wonder you are under a lot of stress. Without a detailed history and physical, I would not be in a position to diagnose your condition. Have you...

Nephrology: Back Pain, benign tumor, kidney stone
benign tumor, kidney stone, kidney stones: Dear Amy, Thanks for the mail & haith in me. Get well soon & best wishes for speedy recovery. First of all don t worry, compose yourself & reassure. Immediately seek an appointment with Specialist - Oncologist / Gynaecologist & Nephrologist there locally...

Nephrology: Two Parts, polycystic kidney research, e mail address
polycystic kidney research, e mail address, pkr foundation: As far as ADPKD and using chondrotin and glucosamine, I will defer to more formal medical support. I suggest that you e-mail Dr. Julie Robeson, her e-mail address is: jradr@swbell.net. I am certain that she will be able to give you a good answer to this question....

Nephrology: Pelvic kidney, pediatric nephrologist, renal fossa
pediatric nephrologist, renal fossa, pelvic kidney: Dear Lisa, Thanks for the mail. Your best answers should come from Radilogist and Pediatric Nephrologist. However Pelvic Kidney is a developmental abnormality condition where the kidney/kidneys are situated in Pelvis instead of normal abdominal lumbar...

Nephrology: Peppery urine, acute urinary infection, cause and effect relationship
acute urinary infection, cause and effect relationship, homemade salsa: Dear Jade, I am sorry but there are not. In over 40 years of busy practice I have never heard of casual contact with urine causing a burning sensation. A possible intuitive exception might be, if the toucher of urine had a neuropathic abnormality involving...

Nephrology: Pheo, adrenial gland, adrenal tumor
adrenial gland, adrenal tumor, imflamation: Dear Robert, If I understand you correctly... you have had an adrenal tumor that has a necrotic center and you have had it for eight months, if this is correct, then your local doctors are a bunch of clowns and you need to get the hell out of there before...

Nephrology: PKD at 50, methodist hospital in houston tx, methodist hospital in houston
methodist hospital in houston tx, methodist hospital in houston, dull headache: Joan, You are correct, the disease does progress at differant speeds and seriousness, even in the same family. My Nephrologist tells me that only 20% of the people with the disease ever get to end stage renal disease (ESRD. So you can see that things are...

Nephrology: PKD Disease, serum creatinine, kidney failure
serum creatinine, kidney failure, dialysis therapy: Dear Junaid, I m sorry, but I do not know what sort of programs are available in India. I would suggest that you contact the Nephrology Department of a medical school or a local hospital. However, Dr. Shah is the other Allexpert s Nephrology expert...

Nephrology: PKD Disease, glomerular filtration rate, serum creatinine
glomerular filtration rate, serum creatinine, renal replacement therapy: Hi Junaid, Although your intentions are good, you are doing more harm to your father by giving him dry fruits to eat. All dry fruits are rich sources of potassium. Patients with kidney failure have trouble excreting potassium from their bodies. High levels...

Nephrology: PKD Patient, serum creatinine, serum albumin
serum creatinine, serum albumin, renal dietitian: Hi Junaid, Thanks for your follow up. I know your father has PKD, that means he is stage 4 to 5 chronic kidney disease,and his doctor shall estimate his creatinine clearance so that we can expect the coming natural course of the disease.If it is below 15ml...

Nephrology: Plasmapheresis, therapeutic purposes, bodyweight
therapeutic purposes, bodyweight, allexperts: Dear Ritesh, I am confused with your question as on one hand you talk about plasma and then on the other hand you talk about cells as both are different. Normally the amount withdrawn also depends on the bodyweight but on an average 800 ml to 1200 ml...

Nephrology: Pleasee Advice, painful erections, foamy urine
painful erections, foamy urine, abnormal protein: Night time urination (nocturia)consists of more than three, usually four, bathroom trips at night to urinate. One or two trips are normal. Back pain in the absence of fever is almost NEVER due to kidney disease and almost always due to musculoskeletal strain...

Nephrology: Polycystic Kidney Disease, renal cysts, left kidney
renal cysts, left kidney, abdominal ultrasound: Dear Colleen, You do NOT have PDK but rather several simple renal cysts which are also often found in other organs. I also have one on my right kidney and my wife has one on her left. If the cyst is thin walled and not complex and the fluid is unremarkable...

Nephrology: Polycystic Kidney Disease, vegetarian sources of protein, blood pressure meds
vegetarian sources of protein, blood pressure meds, flank pain: Hi Jennifer, Thanks for following up with me. 1. Your renal function is within normal range. Congratulations. Please continue to follow-up regularly with your Nephrologist. 2. As kidneys get bigger, you may experience a number of symptoms due to the...

Nephrology: Polycystic kidneys, glomerular filtration rate, glomerular filtration rate gfr
glomerular filtration rate, glomerular filtration rate gfr, polycystic kidneys: Hi Rose, Thanks for following up with me. Based on the information that you have provided me, your GFR is 26 mL/min/1.73 m2. This puts you in Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) stage 4. One of the first and foremost things for reduction in blood pressure is...

Nephrology: Possible kidney disease - suggestions for tests?, numbness in toes, low testosterone level
numbness in toes, low testosterone level, normal blood pressure: Dear Nenad, Thanks for the mail. What is your Blood Sugar Fasting and PP? For: For Vitamin B12 deficiency (as I eat meat) I ve narrowed the cause down to 2 or 3 things: pernicious anemia, chronic gastritis or maybe celiac disease.This requires consultation...

Nephrology: Post Laparoscopic Radical Nephrectomy elevated Creatinine levels, laparoscopic radical nephrectomy, renal cell carcinoma
laparoscopic radical nephrectomy, renal cell carcinoma, blood pressure medication: Dear Michael, Thanks for the follow up. When the serum creatinine rises due to the failure of the kidneys to function properly, you have kidney failure. If the kidney failure progresses, eventually one will become ill because of it (this is called uremia)....

Nephrology: PROTEIN IN URINE, serum proteins, routine urinalysis
serum proteins, routine urinalysis, protein in urine: Dear Donald, I would suggest to get another reporting done on your urine and also get a 24 hours urinary proteins estimation. A blood investigation for Serum Proteins and A/G Ratio may also be helpful. Diabetes is normally a very probable cause for this...

Nephrology: " Proscar" and urine excretion., urinotherapy, proscar
urinotherapy, proscar, mail: Dear Jose, Thanks for the mail. Find your answer here - Excretion of Proscar: In healthy young subjects (n=15), mean plasma clearance of finasteride ( Proscar ) was 165 mL/min (range, 70-279 mL/min) and mean elimination half-life in plasma was 6 hours (range,...

Nephrology: Protein in Urine, protein in urine, vasotec
protein in urine, vasotec, nephrologist: Dear Sara, Thanks for the mail. This is too presumptive I would say. Protein in urine does not need dialysis like that. You have to give me the content of the tablet? Basically your Diabetes should be controlled first. Also get examined by the...

Nephrology: Protein in Urine, protein in urine, protein in the urine
protein in urine, protein in the urine, ace inhibitor: The medication is Vasotec. There is a lot of information out there on the medication. This does fit into the realm of the MD not necessarily the RN. It is what is called a ACE inhibitor . It is generally not given to someone who has impaired renal function,...

Nephrology: Protein in Urine, bun creatinine ratio, high protein diet
bun creatinine ratio, high protein diet, protein in urine: Dear Jean, I was reviewing my allexperts questions and I noticed a follow up of your s and I m not sure whether I answered it or not. Ibuprofen, a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug, in high doses can reduce kidney blood flow, sometimes sufficiently...

Nephrology: Protein in Urine, routine blood test, sodium potassium
routine blood test, sodium potassium, inorganic phosphate: Dear Ben Protein in the urine is only one possible sign of problems with the kidney. If your Creatinine was normal, and your BUN was normal (I don t see that they took that blood test), then you should be fine. Find out what your BUN is. If that is normal,...

Nephrology: Protein in urine, high protein diet, kidney biopsy
high protein diet, kidney biopsy, high carb diet: Dear Angela: Protein in the urine (proteinuria) is abnormal and is usually an indicator of kidney disease. However, there is a condition called orthostatic proteinuria in which almost all of the protein is spilled into the urine when the patient is upright...

Nephrology: Proteinura, foamy urine, urinanalysis
foamy urine, urinanalysis, toilet water: Dear Ken, I did not address your personal issue of foamy urine. It is possible but, in my experience,unlikely that your foamy urine is due to proteinuria. However, I would recommend that you have a routine urinanalysis as soon as possible to rule it...

Nephrology: Proteinuria., protein excretion, abnormal protein
protein excretion, abnormal protein, morning urine: Dear Lori, I would suggest that your son see a nephrologist. He has an abnormal protein on urinalysis and it needs to be investigated. Waiting because it is lower is dumb. The first morning specimen is preferable because the urine is concentrated...

Nephrology: Proteinuria / Foamy bubbly urine, bubbly urine, foamy urine
bubbly urine, foamy urine, protein in the urine: Dear Ming, Protein in the urine can result in foamy urine. This is easily checked with a urinalysis to exclude proteinuria. Far and away, foamy urine is not associated with any abnormality of the kidneys. There are some (I am one of them) who think...

Nephrology: Proteinuria, brain stem stroke, urethral strictures
brain stem stroke, urethral strictures, foamy urine: Foamy urine is thought by some so be related to the velocity of urine flow. Whether it is or not is unsure. What is known is that it is not a serious problem. Your serious problem is your kidney function and its decline is always progressive. Having...

Nephrology: Protien diets., protien diets, mail question
protien diets, mail question, well wisher: Dear Jason, Thanks for the mail & question. I am sorry I could get it opened today only as till now the question was showing error & nothing else. Excuse me for this computer / server problem. I hope you will appreciate. Now let us come to the point - the...

Nephrology: pain in area of right kidney, pain nerve fibers, bilateral renal cysts
pain nerve fibers, bilateral renal cysts, lateral cortex: Possible but not likely. Lyme related pains and discomfort are usually myalgias that are most often widespread. However, Lyme disease can be associated with a neuropathy that uncommonly is radicular (meaning, emanating from a nerve root in the spine)in...

Nephrology: Two parts, serum creatinine, chondrotin
serum creatinine, chondrotin, qestions: Dear friend, I have searched a site for you on the internet so see this site and tell me probably it will answer your qestions. The site is: http://www.farmanet.com/nefronet/nefro13.htm Thanks for the faith in me and God bless you with a long & healthy...

Nephrology: peritoneal dialysis, 4th month of pregnancy, peritoneal dialysis
4th month of pregnancy, peritoneal dialysis, kidney failure: Hi Gerri, It is indeed uncommon for someone with end stage renal disease to become pregnant. I cannot conceive of a person being able to do peritoneal dialysis throughout her full pregnancy for many many reasons that I would be happy to discuss if you...

Nephrology: ph. value of urine, ph of the human body, urinary ph
ph of the human body, urinary ph, educated guess: The normal ph of urine is between 4.5 and 7.5 depending upon the timing of the specimen and the last meal. After a meal, phosphates are excreted into the urine(called the postprandial alkaline tide)and, being alkaline in nature, cause a rise of the urinary...

Nephrology: pl. suggest, calcium oxalate, serum creatinine
calcium oxalate, serum creatinine, microscopic crystals: Dear Achuta, Thanks for the mail. Nephrologist should be consulted urgently without wasting time. Microalbuminuria is present in Diabetes specially when kidneys get affected. Regarding: Should we consult a nephrologist ? Yes Urgently. What...

Nephrology: pre-dialysis options and catheter care, catheter care, thanks from the heart
catheter care, thanks from the heart, fluid in your lungs: Dear Joan: If you should decide to do nothing for your ESRD, you will get even more tired. Your thinking will become confused and slow. You will lose your appetite, especially for protein foods. Many people cannot tolerate the sight or smell of meats....

Nephrology: prevention, polycystic kidney disease, kidney dialysis
polycystic kidney disease, kidney dialysis, water restriction: Dear Fred, Thanks for the mail. You are fine and the water restriction is for those who have renal failure not for normal people like you. As far as the familial nature of the disease goes try to find out whether they have a genetic disorder / heriditary...

Nephrology: protein levels in kidneys, diabetic nephropathy, tryglecerides
diabetic nephropathy, tryglecerides, hardening of the arteries: Dear Shawn, The issue with protein in the urine is called diabetic nephropathy. Diabetic neuropathy is another condition associated with diabetes that effects the peripheral nerves in the hands and feet... especially the latter. I didn t mention it...

Nephrology: protein spill and creatinine levels, protein excretion, creatinine level
protein excretion, creatinine level, creatinine levels: Hi Kevin, Thanks for following-up with me. There is a definite relationship between serum creatinine levels, muscle mass and body building. Creatinine is released from muscle. Any activity that leads to muscle damage including rigorous exercise will...

Nephrology: protein in urine, kidney diseases, protein in urine
kidney diseases, protein in urine, protein in the urine: Dear Paul, There are two red flags for kidney disease; blood in the urine (hematuria) and protein in the urine (proteinuria). It is very important to follow this up because, if confirmed, you will need to find put how much protein you lose per day and...

Nephrology: protein in urine ..., protein in urine, sleep test
protein in urine, sleep test, pressure values: Hi Tom, Thanks for asking me to help with your kidney related query. Before I can answer/speculate, I need more information about your physical. What were your sitting/lying down and standing blood pressure values? Were any other abnormalities found...

Nephrology: proteinuria, kidney biopsy, history of hypertension
kidney biopsy, history of hypertension, serum creatinine: Hi! Frank, Thanks for the mail. The decision rests on you for biopsy. It is a long question to be answered. Your PCP has better answer to your first question as he knows you better and your condition and pre exiting ones. For the second part the list...

Nephrology: protien test, protein excretion, sodium restriction
protein excretion, sodium restriction, kidney doctor: Dear Janet, With all due respect to your doctor, teenage, female kidneys are not peculiar with respect to their handling of protein. Additionally, the only effective dietary maneuver that properly reduces calcium excretion in hypercalcuric patients is...

Nephrology: QUESTION ON BLOOD TEST RESULTS, blood test results, beta glucan
blood test results, beta glucan, kidney failure: Hi there Maryann. Let me address the normal stuff first. The microalbumin is a test looking for subtle abnormalities of kidney function (usually in diabetics) there is nothing wrong here. His urine Ph is normal. 5.5 is fine. Hid chloride and...

Nephrology: QUESTION ON CT SCAN CONTRAST, kidney failure, kidney problem
kidney failure, kidney problem, oral contrast: Dear Maryann, There are two types of contrast. One type in injected intravenously and is excreted via the kidney. This type causes intense spasm of the blood vessels in the kidney and can cause or aggravate kidney failure. He should get this only if...

Nephrology: QUESTION ON VITAMIN C AND POTASSIUM, kidney failure, kidney cancer
kidney failure, kidney cancer, mg calcium: Dear Maryann, You need not worry about vitamin C. It does neither good nor harm. If he feels it makes him feel better it s OK to take. There is no connection between vitamin C and kidney failure. His potassium (K+) is high but not too high. Rather...

Nephrology: Questions regarding symptoms., air force rotc, air force rotc program
air force rotc, air force rotc program, dipstick test: Dear Brandon, Thanks for your question. First of all, I don t think that your aches and pains are related to your kidneys. Those types of symptoms are simply too common and vague to attache to any organ system. Additionally, foamy urine and some frequency...

Nephrology: question, serum creatinine level, low protein diet
serum creatinine level, low protein diet, amy thanks: Hi Amy, Thanks for asking me to help with your question. What is your age, gender and race (ethnicity)? Also, I need some more information on your disease: a. What were the symptoms that led you to seek medical advice? b. What is your urinalysis report?...

Nephrology: question about 24/hr results, protein in the urine, kidney problems
protein in the urine, kidney problems, protein levels: Hi Brandon, Thanks for asking my help on Allexperts . From your test results, you do not seem to have any kidney disease. Eight mg of protein in the urine is normal. Even in normal persons, there is SOME protein in the urine. Upto 150 mg per day is...

Nephrology: question, pain in the right side, pyeloplasty
pain in the right side, pyeloplasty, bowel movement: You probably have adhesions relating to your previous surgery. This is really out of my area of expertise and more is the realm of surgery and urology (urinary tract surgery). If it is adhesions it is not generally serious and resolves with time. I d...

Nephrology: More questions, since you were so good, water ingestion, kidney stone
water ingestion, kidney stone, microscopic blood: Glad to give it a shot! 1. As a rule, water ingestion, herbs, tea and diet do not effectively influence the rate of stone formation. It is a little unusual for a man in his sixties to get a first stone but it happens. The peak incidence is in the thirties...

Nephrology: Relapsed Nephrotic Syndrome, pediatric nephrologist, kidney biopsy
pediatric nephrologist, kidney biopsy, protein in the urine: I m sorry your son is having these difficulties. The nephrotic syndrome of childhood tends to be very steroid sensitive but about 10-15 % will relapse, occasionally repeatedly. These kids will need repeated or continuous steroid (usually prednisone)therapy....

Nephrology: Renal Cyst and Back pain, lower back muscles, kidney cyst
lower back muscles, kidney cyst, renal cyst: Dear Mark, Thanks for your question. Although located high in the retroperitoneal space, embeded in and protected by the longitudinal muscles of the back, with only a few centimeters falling below the 12th rib, the kidneys are uncommonly a source of...

Nephrology: Renal Cysts, renal cysts, kidney cyst
renal cysts, kidney cyst, renal ultrasound: Dear Frank, Simple renal cysts are extremely common, require NO treatment and are of no consequence. Additionally, they require no followup. A simple cyst is a cyst that is thin walled, fluid , not blood filled (this can almost ALWAYS be determined...

Nephrology: Renal failure recovery, vitamin c serum, congestive heart failure
vitamin c serum, congestive heart failure, mayo clinic rochester mn: Dear Nathan, If possible I would suggest attending Nephrology Department of some referal center like Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN or if they have in Florida too OR Cleveland Clinic Foundation Cleveland, OH OR John Hopkins Baltimore I am sorry I don t...

Nephrology: Renal Ultrasound, worst case scenario, renal ultrasound
worst case scenario, renal ultrasound, ultrasound results: Hi, I don t know how abnormal your kidney function, as this will put you on the range from stage 1 to 5 according to the last classification, and the treatment will depend upon that, and even your fate. Definitely your doctor will have 90 of the picture...

Nephrology: reg- protien loss, ultrasound report, serum creatinine
ultrasound report, serum creatinine, disease presentation: Dear Kumar, Thanks for asking me your Nephrology related question. From your description, I understand that you are suffering from a condition called Nephrotic Syndrome . There are many different varieties of Nephrotic syndrome. To know what variety...

Nephrology: renal artery auscultation, renal arteries, clock positions
renal arteries, clock positions, renal artery: Hi Pete, Thanks for asking me to help with your query. The renal arteries are not audible in health. In patients who have renal artery stenosis, you may be able to hear a bruit about 5 cm away from the umbilicus at 10 and 2 o clock positions. I hope...

Nephrology: renal artery auscultation, renal arteries, eddy currents
renal arteries, eddy currents, dear pete: Dear Pete, If the renal artery is normal and there is no obstruction to the flow of blood there would be nothing to auscultate. The blood flow would be silent. An obstruction producing eddy currents in the flow of blood is needed to make noise. Even if...

Nephrology: renal failure, high protein food, normal saline iv
high protein food, normal saline iv, fluid losses: Dear Dr.Rahl: She is almost certainly volume depleted. This may occur during the perioperative state because of fluid losses but also a unique phenomenon occurs with feeding tubes. Usually, the feeding material is a high protein food. The excess protein...

Nephrology: rhabdomyolysis 2 months later, acute kidney failure, serum creatinine
acute kidney failure, serum creatinine, clinical consequence: Dear Steve, When the nephrotoxic pigment, myoglobin is released into the blood, it is excreted into the urine. If it precipitates in the kidney, that is when it does its damage. The precipitated pigment induces an inflammatory reaction in the kidney and...

Nephrology: rhabdomyolysis, deep venous thrombosis, acute tubular necrosis
deep venous thrombosis, acute tubular necrosis, arterial occlusion: Dear friend, Thanks for the mail. I hope the following info should help you. Rhabdomylosis is a disorder involving injury to the kidney caused by toxic effects of the contents of muscle cells. Factors causing Rhabdomylosis: ...

Nephrology: Second kidney transplant., kidney transplant, kidney disease
kidney transplant, kidney disease, creatinine level: Hi Viren, Thanks for your question. I need to know more details about your father s basic kidney disease, his transplant history, the reason for the failure of his graft, etc. to answer your question. However, in most cases, a second renal transplant...

Nephrology: Sedimentation Rate, sedimentation rate, autoimmune diseases
sedimentation rate, autoimmune diseases, nephrologist: Dear Carolann, Thanks for the mail. Both are right. you are only talking about the normal range and begining of non normal but your doc is talking practically from the disease stand point of view. As per your disease your doc is right so don t worry. Good...

Nephrology: Serum Creatine and 24 hrs Urine, work alot, divert 1
work alot, divert 1, exact result: Dear Goldberg: Indapamide is an excellent mild diuretic that is also an effective blood pressure lowering agent. It should not effect her kidney function. She needs her diabetic medicines (diapride & pionorm).They have no adverse effects on kidney function....

Nephrology: Severe left flank pain, left flank pain, white blood cells
left flank pain, white blood cells, kidney infections: Hi Kristen, Thanks for asking my help on Allexperts . From what you have described, you seem to be suffering from infection of the kidney known as pyelonephritis. A urine culture is essential as it tells you what organism is involved and what antibiotics...

Nephrology: SO SICK, gall bladder, gafar
gall bladder, gafar, erosions: Hi Cameron, your upset of stomach cant be related to multiple causes, but general speaking as I don t have details of your condition, it can be due to infection, ulcer, erosions of the stomach. other organs in our Tammy can be blamed like gall bladder, liver,...

Nephrology: Side affects of Dialysis, dialysis treatment, siezure
dialysis treatment, siezure, membrane type: Dear Liza, Thanks for the mail. There can be several reasons for the fever: Sometimes it can be due to any I.V. Infusions or transfusions given / Allergic reaction to the Dialyzer Membrane type(biocomapatibility issue) / even the dialyis fluid and so on...

Nephrology: Soy effects on Kidneys when on low protine diet, renal dietitians, protine diet
renal dietitians, protine diet, good luck chuck: Are there no renal dietitians out there???? Protein is protein. If you are a vegan or just don t like meat and would prefer soy products go ahead. Make sure that the amount of protein fits to your dietary needs. The important thing is to get enough High...

Nephrology: Specialist for Goodpasture's Syndrome, nephrology program, low white cell count
nephrology program, low white cell count, kidney function: This lasts from several weeks to up to 2 years. Lungs may or may not be involved. Damage to kidneys is always permanent with reduced kidney function which may need dialysis support either short term or permanently. What is being done for your sister is...

Nephrology: Stage II Kidney Disease, serum creatinine level, creatinine clearance
serum creatinine level, creatinine clearance, chronic hypertension: Dear Chris, Creatinine is a substance that is produced by muscle at a fairly constant rate because your muscle mass is constant over the short term. Creatinine is then excreted, unchanged, into the urine. If the production of creatinine is constant, then...

Nephrology: Suspected ARF, pus cells, chronic kidney disease
pus cells, chronic kidney disease, echotexture: Thanks for following up with me, Shivenrao. An absence of leg swelling, normal amount of urine, the incidental finding of advanced kidney disease, absence of active urinary sediments and shrunken, echogenic kidneys on ultrasound point to the possibility...

Nephrology: Swollen feet and ankle joints, american diabetes association, urea nitrogen bun
american diabetes association, urea nitrogen bun, serum creatinine levels: Hi Jon, Thanks for asking me to help with your Nephrology related issues. According to the American Diabetes Association guidelines, your fasting blood sugar level is still high. Your glycosylated Hemoglobin (HbA1c) levels will show how well is your...

Nephrology: sclerosing peritonitis and pericarditis, bleeding diathesis, pleural effusions
bleeding diathesis, pleural effusions, pulmonary oedema: Hemorrhagic pericarditis often occurs in dialysis patients. Clinically it is evidenced by chest pain, sometimes shortness of breath and rarely by cardiac tamponade ( a rapid accumulation of fluid within the pericardial sac that restricts the heart from filling...

Nephrology: second transplant, kidney transplant, troublesome side effects
kidney transplant, troublesome side effects, prednisone: Dear Lionel, Prednisone does have a myriad of troublesome side effects. It is possible, in some cases, to use lower doses or no prednisone....but only in some cases. This, of course, is best determined by your transplant nephrologist. It is important,...

Nephrology: slightly elevated creatinine, blood sugar level, chicken protein
blood sugar level, chicken protein, protein in urine: Dear Nancy, The answer to your last question is NO, protein intake cannot cause protein to spill into the urine (proteinuria). There are other lab values that are necessary to evaluate renal function, mainly the BUN and electrolytes as well as urinary...

Nephrology: son's kidneys, renal biopsy, nephrologist
renal biopsy, nephrologist, high protein: Dear Susan, Thanks for the mail. I would like to know more details about his investigations if done otherwise like blood, uirne, ultrasound or renal biopsy. What about the symptos and signs? Any history of swelling on the face, feet etc? What does...

Nephrology: spasma, retro area, renal functions
retro area, renal functions, intake and output: Dear Rena Monro, I would think first of all it has no relation to your husband s coming / dream. The feelings you explain are your feelings and may not be true as kidney nerves do not send impulses like that to be perceived. I would suggest an urgent...

Nephrology: strange side effects of dialysis, strange side effects, good luck chuck
strange side effects, good luck chuck, paces: I have heard of this problem before. Don t really know what it is. Seems like it might be a neurological or stress related problem. I am wondering if placing her on some form of antidepressant therapy might not help to alleviate those symptoms. This...

Nephrology: symptoms/possible diseases nephrology, urgent medical attention, provisional diagnosis
urgent medical attention, provisional diagnosis, research possibilities: Dear Elizabeth, Hey! Don t lose heart. Keep it up. Have courage, things do brighten up even when there is no hope. GOD is great and unpredictable. Have faith and pray. I will also do it for your son. Good luck and best wishes and May God bless him...

Nephrology: TEST RESULTS, bun creatinine, uric acid level
bun creatinine, uric acid level, kidney diseases: Dear Donna, Your husband s creatinine is abnormal but barely so. Before one gets upset about it, it needs to be worked up. Like most things, there are trivial causes but there are also serious kidney diseases that need to be carefully defined. This is very...

Nephrology: Test Interpretation, kidney biopsy, red blood cells
kidney biopsy, red blood cells, biopsy report: Hi Faith, Thanks for following-up with me. Streptococcal infection leads to a syndrome of nephritis called Post-infectious glomerulonephritis . The long term outcome is excellent as less than 2% patients develop CKD. It seems that you fall in those...

Nephrology: Test for kidney malfunction, nuclear renal scan, kidney malfunction
nuclear renal scan, kidney malfunction, fecal contamination: Dear Joel, Sorry for the delay as I was out of town. Please excuse me for the same. If your nephrologist says it should be done do it as he / she knows better about you and your disease. I am confused as you have mentioned your wife, brother & yourself all...

Nephrology: Test levels, protein excretion, creatinine clearance
protein excretion, creatinine clearance, renal ultrasound: Any of the anti-inflammatory drugs reduce kidney blood flow and can, therefore, reduce kidney function. This effect is exaggerated if the patient is dehydrated of if the patient has underlying kidney disease. It effect is also transitory so the creatinine...

Nephrology: Treatment of Diabetic Ulcer in foot, diabetic foot ulcer, diabetic foot ulcers
diabetic foot ulcer, diabetic foot ulcers, diseases of the kidney: Dear Rob: Thanks for your question. First, Diabetic foot ulcers are more under the specialty areas of endocrinology and/or infectious disease rather then diseases of the kidney. Having qualified myself, I feel comfortable in saying that antibiotics...

Nephrology: trace proteinuria, dipstick urinalysis, protein excretion
dipstick urinalysis, protein excretion, foamy urine: If she had a normal 24 hour urine protein then her protein excretion is normal and she needs no further workup. I wouldn t even have done an ultrasound. Foamy urine ( a popular subject recently)is usually related to the velocity of urine flow although if...

Nephrology: traces of blood in urine 2 years ago and now, kidney function tests, traces of blood in urine
kidney function tests, traces of blood in urine, radiolgy: Dear Jennifer, Thanks for the mail and faith in me. Being nurse I shall welcome you doubly being from the fraternity also. So will be taken care extra also. OK? Yes you need to see a doctor and preferably nephrologist / urologist ASAP. I think I would...

Nephrology: transplant meds and non compliance, rapamune, kidney transplant
rapamune, kidney transplant, dear marie: Dear Marie, Thanks for asking me to help with your question. If you had a live-related donor and at least 50% tissue match, I do not see why your graft cannot be maintained with less immunosuppression. This needs to be done in a staged manner with close...

Nephrology: treatment options for medullary sponge kidney, nephrolithiasis kidney stones, liters of water
nephrolithiasis kidney stones, liters of water, medullary sponge kidney: Dear Donna: Medullary sponge kidney is a fairly benign disorder providing that the nephrolithiasis (kidney stones) can be controlled. In order to control stone formation, the METOBOLIC FACTORS CONTRIBUTING TO THE FORMATION OF STONES MUST BE IDENTIFIED...

Nephrology: Urinalysis?, pain nerve fibers, lower right back pain
pain nerve fibers, lower right back pain, urinanalysis: 99.9% of back pain is due to back pain. The kidney cannot feel pain. It does, however, possess a capsule surrounding it that is richly endowed with with pain nerve fibers that cause exquisite severe pain when stretched. This occurs with kidney stones (you...

Nephrology: Urine Problem, mild hydronephrosis, low urine output
mild hydronephrosis, low urine output, papillary necrosis: Dear Venkat: Papillary necrosis has a treatment if it is due to infection....antibiotics. I agree that you need to have some urodynamic studies to properly delineate your problem. However, the pain and urinating issues are in the urology not nephrology...

Nephrology: Urine Problems, mild hydronephrosis, papillary necrosis
mild hydronephrosis, papillary necrosis, ultrasound examination: Thanks for your follow-up, Venkat. It is great that you are not a diabetic. Papillary necrosis is usually seen in diabetics. When blood supply to a part of the kidney is compromised, that area (papilla) sloughs off. The debris of that part then lodges in...

Nephrology: Urine problems, penis pain, vitamin pills
penis pain, vitamin pills, knoledge: I m sorry but I do not know anyone in New Orleans. There are two execellent medical schools there. LSU Med School and Tulane. Tulane has an excellent Nephrology Division. I do not know them however. I m sure that they have a web site or, if you are in New...

Nephrology: urine, collagen vascular disease, blood urea nitrogen
collagen vascular disease, blood urea nitrogen, red blood cell: Dear Dr. Nosheen, 1. The blood pressure is irrelevant. It may or may not be elevated in patients with AGN. 2. Two weeks after the fact and hopefully after appropriate treatment of the strep infection I would think that the streptozyme test would be...

Nephrology: urine problem, bubbly urine, retrograde ejaculation
bubbly urine, retrograde ejaculation, personal bias: Dear Paul, Yes, your kidneys are NOT involved. Foamy/bubbly urine was described over a century age to be associated with protein in the urine. This is true but, far and away, most cases have no definable cause and proteinuria is not present. My personal...

Nephrology: urine problem, doctor god, kidney stone
doctor god, kidney stone, chronic kidney: Dear Sattar, It is difficult to give you an accurate diagnosis from the information you have. It does appear to me that you must have chronic urinary infection and stones, perhaps as a result of the infection. Chronic kidney stones can also cause infection...

Nephrology: Vitamin D levels very low, kidney stones, nephrologist
kidney stones, nephrologist, perimenopause: Dear Sharon, Thanks for sharing your history. I really appreciate that. As anybody can see, you have been through a lot. People who are healthy cannot even begin to comprehend what it takes to go through a nearly fatal kidney disease, transplantation and...

Nephrology: Vitamin D levels very low, samuel kountz, kidney transplant
samuel kountz, kidney transplant, kidney stones: Dear Sharon, I hope you get this answer ok. I needed some time to review data looking at the possibility that somehow, this is related to your transplant. I do not believe it is. You clearly have vitamin D deficiency. This is usually due to years of...

Nephrology: Weight Loss, personal trainner, diet drinks
personal trainner, diet drinks, registered dietitian: Carl, You are getting a little outside my knowledge area but let me take a stab at giving you a suggestion as to what I would do. First, the weight is a serious problem. It can accelerate your kidney problems but worst of all, it can bring on heart problems....

Nephrology: Worsening Hematuria, diseases of the kidney, microscopic hematuria
diseases of the kidney, microscopic hematuria, kidney diseases: Dear Gina, I feel strongly that you need a nephrologist. Your microhematuria is most likely from a medical kidney condition. The good news is that in the absence of proteinuria it usually isn t serious...but it still needs evaluation. It also is probably...

Nephrology: For a week now I have had..., ribcage pain, kidney functions
ribcage pain, kidney functions, karen edge: Dear Karen Edge, Thanks for the mail. Do you have Diabetes or Hypertension? Possibilities are many so better....... Things you need to do are: 1. See your Physician/Nephrologist ASAP (You will need a complete urine analysis, blood work up routine and...

Netherlands (Holland): 1 day in Amsterdam, indian passport, embassy in india
indian passport, embassy in india, amsterdam airport: Hello Rajesh, I do not know what the procedure is for visa, but I think you should contact either the Indian embassy in The Netherlands, of the Dutch embassy in India. They will probably know what to do, and where to get it. Good luck! Kind Regards,...

Netherlands (Holland): import duty charges, dutch customs, customs regulations
dutch customs, customs regulations, passport holder: Hi J, I m no expert on Dutch customs but as an American who s gone through immigration at Schiphol eight times now I d say you have nothing to worry about. Immigration for a US passport holder consists of giving your passport to an immigrations official...

Netherlands (Holland): Primary Schools in Utrecht and Amsterdam, unicef report, religion islam
unicef report, religion islam, dutch schools: Hello Elis, I could not find any similar site in English, I am sorry. The websites I gave before are not too hard to use, Amsterdam is the third city from the top, so the school in Amsterdam are listed there. If you do not want to have an exchange with...

Netherlands (Holland): train from Dortmund to nederland, renting a car, dortmund
renting a car, dortmund, time and money: Hi Eva, If you go to the www.raileurope.com website and enter the information about your trip (From, To, Date, etc.) it will tell you exactly how long it takes and how much it costs. By the way, you might want to check on renting a car and driving....

Netherlands (Holland): travelling from Amsterdam to Barneveld, centrum center, rail planner
centrum center, rail planner, amsterdam airport: Hi Rodi www.ns.nl ...is the national rail planner. Click on English at the top of the page. When I input Schiphol and Barneveld Centrum (Center or downtown) I find that there are trains twice an hour at :18 and :48 to Barneveld. Once you input your time...

Netherlands (Holland): Visa, ministry of foreign affairs, dutch embassy
ministry of foreign affairs, dutch embassy, embassy in london: Hello Carol, I found two websites about visa and who needs them, the first is a website by the ministry of foreign affairs. http://www.minbuza.nl/en/welcome/comingtoNL,visas_x_consular_services/when_you_require_a_visa.html And the second is from...

Netherlands (Holland): Where to go., coffeeshop freeuk, van gogh museum
coffeeshop freeuk, van gogh museum, red light district: Hi Claudia For budget accommodations that are friendly and safe the Christian Shelter can t be beat. They re a little strict although with no drinking and no cannabis smoking. The location is very central with a little caveat- It s right on the edge of...

Netherlands (Holland): 5 days in Amsterdam, netherlands, tourist
netherlands, tourist, suggestions: Hello Newcomer, Instead of using a car, you could travel by train. If you go to www.ns.nl you can find information on travel passes for several days and the like. Utrecht is a very nice city, once you get to the citycenter. The outskirts are not very...

Netherlands (Holland): 5 days in Amsterdam Hotel, amsterdam red light, amsterdam red light district
amsterdam red light, amsterdam red light district, rental car rates: No problem. For free on-line maps of almost anywhere, try www.mappy.com. To buy a map (or maps) log onto www.amazon.com and enter Amsterdam maps or Netherlands Maps. Too bad you don t have a Tom Tom GPS, Model GO 910. It has maps of the U.S., Canada...

Netherlands (Holland): Amsterdam to S-Hertogenbosch, brabanthallen, den bosch
brabanthallen, den bosch, exhibition centre: Hi Jim, Actually, train travel isn t exactly my specialty, but I think if you go to www.ns.nl (then click on English ), you can probably get the information you need. As to getting around in Den Bosch, I m sorry but I can t help you there as I m not familiar...

Netherlands (Holland): how to contact primary schools in holland, school, netherlands
school, netherlands, correspondence: Dear Akin, If you could answer these questions, I can help you with finding a school. What kind of age group are you looking for? How many years of English teaching should the kids have had? What kind of area should the children be from? What kind...

Netherlands (Holland): moving to Haarlem, netherlands, primary school
netherlands, primary school, language: Hello Dessi, I don´t know what the language policy is of the school you´re sending your son to. It is possible that this school offers separate language classes, but it is likely that he will be placed in a regular class. This usually poses little problems...

Netherlands (Holland): Skip-Hole?, Chip-Oil?, Sky-Pole?, Ship-Hole?, pronunciation, schiphol
pronunciation, schiphol: Hello Yankee, I don´t know if you´re familiar with the ch-sound, the way Scottish people say loCH. But that is the way the ch is pronounced (except with an s stuck in front of it). The o is pronounced short, like in hot. On this website: http://www.dutchtrav.com/pg/pron.html...

Netherlands (Holland): Traveller's Checks, netherlands board, future trip
netherlands board, future trip, currency exchange: This is really not my area of expertise, but I can tell you that when I go I usually use my credit card, as long as the credit card company doesn t charge an extra fee for using it in a foreign country. I also have used my card in Holland to get Euros from...

Netherlands (Holland): Van Montezuma's Revenge, dutch, food
dutch, food, beer: Hello Yankee, The Netherlands does not have a totally exotic food tradition. In fact, the most traditional dishes are mashed potatoes with a smoked sausage and various vegetables. Not very exciting. But there are several things that are worth trying. ...

Netherlands (Holland): visiting Nethelands, amsterdam red light, amsterdam red light district
amsterdam red light, amsterdam red light district, street organs: Hi, Two days isn t much time, so you will probably have to pick and choose from the following suggestions. Go to www.goholland.com and you will find hotels, attractions, and just about anything you need to know. You can also get information on most...

Netherlands (Holland): Dutch Women, dutch women, disinterest
dutch women, disinterest, preference: Hello Juan, As far as I know Dutch women do not have a particular interest or disinterest in a certain race. It might have something to do with the Dutch concept of privacy; Dutch people value each others privacy and will hardly ever start talking with...

Netherlands (Holland): eindhoven train stations, amsterdam centraal, train system
amsterdam centraal, train system, railway station: I m afraid this is outside of my area of expertise, but I ll do the best I can to help you. Check out the following websites: www.ns.nl, and www.mappy.com. The first will give you info on the train system in Holland, and Mappy is like our Mapquest,...

Netherlands (Holland): train, europe thanks, several different kinds
europe thanks, several different kinds, luck steve: Hi Dave, This question is pretty far outside of my area of expertise, but I think if you log on to www.raileurope.com and click on the Train Tickets and Passes link, and then on the Complete Rail Pass list and then on The Netherlands) you should be able...

Netherlands (Holland): traveling from haastrecht to nijmegen, travel, time
travel, time, nijmegen: Hello Gwen, I study in Nijmegen myself, and the best advice I can give you is not to live in Haastrecht unless you have a very good reason to do so. If you do wish to live in Haastrecht, I would suggest you would take up your studies in another city, like...

Netherlands (Holland): Car travel Amsterdam to Groningen, driving, netherlands
driving, netherlands, snow: Hello Penny, The roads in the Netherlands are in excellent condition, they are all paved, well maintained and, in case of ice or snow, gritted and swept. So even if there is snow, the roads will be clean. In case of a snowstorm, which is very rare in winter,...

Netherlands (Holland): May 4 and 5, national holidays, minute silence
national holidays, minute silence, dutch children: Hello J, Both days are National Holidays, and that means that shops, museums and the like are probably closed. Whether restaurants and bars are closed depends on what the owner of bar or restaurant wants to do. For specifics per shop, bar or restaurant,...

Netherlands (Holland): job availability, monsterboard nl, detelefoongids nl
monsterboard nl, detelefoongids nl, s hertogenbosch: Hello Marjo, There is a job agency that has specialized in expats, http://www.undutchables.nl/ As for other agencies, I m not sure whether they have some sort of niche where they look for jobs and people. I looked in the phonebook, and here s a list...

Netherlands (Holland): moving to holland, detelefoongids nl, online phonebook
detelefoongids nl, online phonebook, social security number: Hello Brian, I am sorry it took me so long to answer your question, but unfortunately I had computer problems. If your children have a basic knowledge of Dutch, and you will be staying in Drachten for a longer period of time, it is advisable to enroll them...

Netherlands (Holland): moving to Netherlands, value honesty, example food
value honesty, example food, rain snow: Hello Steve, I can t tell you how much a house like that would cost, as it can differ even per street sometimes. I can tell you that right now housing is very expensive. You should probably contact a real estate agent, they can help you finding a reasonable...

Netherlands (Holland): Primary Schools in Utrecht and Amsterdam, unicef report, religion islam
unicef report, religion islam, dutch schools: Hello Elis, I could not find any similar site in English, I am sorry. The websites I gave before are not too hard to use, Amsterdam is the third city from the top, so the school in Amsterdam are listed there. If you do not want to have an exchange with...

Netherlands (Holland): trains, eindhoven airport, dutch rail
eindhoven airport, dutch rail, rail planner: Hey Bobby, Sounds like big fun. The site you need is www.ns.nl ...it s the Dutch Rail Planner. You can change to English at the very top of the homepage. When I entered Eindhoven and Landgraaf, the results were 2 trains per hour at :02 and :32. It...

Netherlands (Holland): Consumer advice, trosradar nl, swift reply
trosradar nl, swift reply, bob england: Hello Bob, The ombudsman turns out to be for complaints about the government, but there are several independent organisations that can help you. http://www.consuwijzer.nl/ http://www.klachtenbond.nl/ http://boycot.nu/ I hope they can help you there,...

Netherlands (Holland): English teacher, university bucharest, bucharest romania
university bucharest, bucharest romania, teaching credentials: Hello Magdalena, First you might want to check whether your teaching credentials and diplomas are recognised here in the Netherlands. This can differ, also, speaking Dutch (and possibly proof that you do) is probably required. As far as jobs are concerned,...

Netherlands (Holland): Holidays, liberation day, marriott hotel
liberation day, marriott hotel, dam square: Hello Lori, Amsterdam is a pretty safe big city, and the main thing to look out for are pickpockets. Guides are not really necessary, but if you would like some sort of guided tour to learn more about the city of course you could, but it s safe enough to...

Netherlands (Holland): I hope to move to the netherlands this summer, english language skills, resume in english
english language skills, resume in english, dutch customers: Hello Andrew, The commute between Amsterdam and Almere is one most people in Almere do. Almere is sometimes called the suburb of Amsterdam, do that shouldn t be a problem. It is always very busy with traffic between Amsterdam and Almere, because so many...

Netherlands (Holland): Primary education in Holland, traffic jams, holiday ends
traffic jams, holiday ends, oosterhout: Dear Prasad, Schools start somewhere in August or September. This varies per area, because the government split up the country in three, to avoid things like black Saturday in France, where the entire country stands in traffic jams because they all want...

Netherlands (Holland): PSV Eindhoven Football, netherlands board, football match
netherlands board, football match, dutch football: This is way outside of my area of expertise, but you might be able to get tickets by going to Google and entering Eindhoven vs Heracles Tickets. There are several websites listed that say they sell tickets. There is other useful general info available...

Netherlands (Holland): Transport from Holland to Spain, discount airlines in europe, world expo
discount airlines in europe, world expo, luck steve: Nancy, I don t think there is any inexpensive ground transport for Americans with dollars in Europe these days, not with the Euro worth over $1.50. Obviously, the only choices would be by rail or renting a car. Since I don t know when you re going, how long...

Netherlands (Holland): train/bus travel around Landgraaf, shuttle buses, dutch rail
shuttle buses, dutch rail, rail planner: Hi Caryn, www.pinkpop.nl sez there s shuttle buses from Landsgracht train station to the site and camping area. Or you can walk it- 10 minutes. The best international travel planner is www.bahn.de ...when I input a stop in Alsdorf DE and one in Landgracht...

Netherlands (Holland): How to get by train from Den Haag-Amsterd., den hague, dutch rail
den hague, dutch rail, amsterdam centraal: Hi Astrid, www.ns.nl ...is the Dutch rail planner. You can switch to English at the top of the homepage. When I input Den Hague Centraal and Amsterdam Centraal with a random weekday time I see five trains per hour with two of them having no changes. Both...

Netherlands (Holland): train distance, dutch railways, train ride
dutch railways, train ride, routeplanner: Hello Marc, On the website of the Dutch railways, you can find a routeplanner: http://www.ns.nl/servlet/Satellite?cid=1075985690180&pagename=www.ns.nl%2FPage%2FSuperHomepageEnglish&lang=en&c=Page The train ride itself is one hour and twenty minutes,...

Netherlands (Holland): Natural areas by bike?, amsterdam red light, amsterdam red light district
amsterdam red light, amsterdam red light district, street organs: Go to www.goholland.com and you will find hotels, attractions, and just about anything you need to know. You can also get information on most of the things I will mention in this message. In Amsterdam, the first thing to do is take a tour boat ride. Take...

Netherlands (Holland): parks, amsterdam red light, amsterdam red light district
amsterdam red light, amsterdam red light district, street organs: I don t know about parks departments, and in any event you didn t mention which city you re interested in, but I would recommend checking with the VVV, which is the Dutch equivalent of our AAA. I do have some recommendations of my own, however: Go to www.goholland.com...

Netherlands (Holland): Study high school in Holland, phi dang, international students study
phi dang, international students study, time in the netherlands: Hello Phi Dang, Usually foreign students can join a Dutch school through exchange programs, and also on their own, however that last option requires a lot of paperwork. I don t know in which country you live, but the best option would be to go to the embassy...

Netherlands (Holland): travel to venray, 9292ov nl, centrum center
9292ov nl, centrum center, eindhoven airport: Hey Keith, www.9292ov.nl ...is the Dutch travel planner. Input any two addresses or train stations and it will tell you how, when, and how much. It s only in Dutch but it s pretty intuitive. When I input Eindhoven airport and Venray Centrum (center),...

Netherlands (Holland): Bus transport from Eindhoven to den Haag, travel train eindhoven rijswijk
travel train eindhoven rijswijk: Hello Ralph, Usually the best way to get to anyplace is the train. Go to http://www.ns.nl/cs/Satellite/ns2007/en/mainmenu/include/1193053691834/travelers?p=1193053691834 to plan your trip. According to the website Rijswijk does have a station, so you should...

Netherlands (Holland): eindhoven train schedule, train eindhoven amsterdam
train eindhoven amsterdam: Hello Jason, Just to make sure, I ll provide the link again, the website has been under construction and is now finished: http://www.ns.nl/cs/Satellite/ns2007/en/mainmenu/include/1193053691834/travelers?p=1193053691834 Do keep in mind that the airport...

Netherlands (Holland): Sport in the Netherlands, water polo amsterdam
water polo amsterdam: Hello Craig, I have found several clubs you can join. I don t know if any of the clubs have a certain team for English speakers, but most, if not all, Dutch people speak English. Still, if you are going to join a Dutch club, speaking a little Dutch will always...

Netherlands (Holland): taking my dog to the Netherlands, netherlands embassy, travelling with pets
netherlands embassy, travelling with pets, dutch embassy: Hello Gary, Here is a website I found with information on travelling with pets from the US or Canada to the Netherlands: http://www.netherlands-embassy.org/article.asp?articleref=AR00001142EN This is the website of the Dutch embassy in the US and if you...

Netherlands (Holland): teach in The Netherlands, job teaching netherlands
job teaching netherlands: Dear Borislava, I can give you the website with a list of all the international schools in the Netherlands. I will include it at the bottom. To apply you could contact them. You might want to both send an e-mail and a letter. That is what employers ask for...

Netherlands (Holland): on visiting, india visa, dutch consulate
india visa, dutch consulate, diplomatic missions: Hi Ranjit, You re absolutely right -- this is completely outside of my area. However, I did a little digging, and came up with a couple of websites -- either of which might be able to help you. http://www.india-visa.com/netherland-info.htm http://www.info2india.com/visa/hauge.htm...

Netherlands (Holland): Moving to Netherlands, offer of employment, prospective employer
offer of employment, prospective employer, good advice: I m sorry, but I haven t lived in Holland for some time, so I would not be able to answer your question about the cost of living. I do know that it has never been one of the less expensive countries, though, and Amsterdam is probably one of the pricier...

Netherlands (Holland): Price of life, winter clothes, zero temperatures
winter clothes, zero temperatures, winter weather: Hi Grace, It s difficult to answer your question because you didn t say where you will be staying and whether you are economical by nature. Also, the cost of living is something that is outside of my field of expertise. Frankly, 300 Euros before taxes...

Netherlands (Holland): traveler's checks, realtravel, netherlands travel
realtravel, netherlands travel, monetary matters: Hi Lori, This is a bit out of my area of expertise, but I did some research, and if you will click on the following link you ll get just about all the info you need on traveler s checks as well as other monetary matters in The Netherlands. http://realtravel.com/netherlands-travel-guide-d1348-1.2267477.html...

Netherlands (Holland): Schools in Netherlands, international, school
international, school, netherlands: Hello Kiran, I know that there are several international schools in The Netherlands. Here is the website of the international school in The Hague: http://www.ishthehague.nl/ I do not know if there are more schools in the area of The Hague, but this website...

Netherlands (Holland): Dutch Water Polo in 1930s, waterpolo, netherlands
waterpolo, netherlands: Hello Herman, I ve been trying to find something on both the club and your father, however I did not find anything on the net. I suspect that the waterpolo club might not exist anymore. I suppose you could try the waterpolo federation: http://www.knzb.nl/knzbhosted_com/93796c79d079ceac56c47b1f2dc9dc10.php...

Netherlands (Holland): Dutch Water Polo in 1930s, water polo, anneke
Netherlands (Holland): Dutch Water Polo in 1930s, water polo, anneke, sister in law

Netherlands (Holland): Where to stay, travel itenary, google
travel itenary, google, low budget: Two suggestions: First, Google Campgrounds in Netherlands. That will give you a pretty good idea of locations and price ranges. For youth hostels, try www.hostelworld.com. But remember, The Netherlands isn t inexpensive. Then for more general information,...

Netherlands (Holland): bars/pubs, bars, opened
bars, opened, netherlands: Hello Charlie, Closing times vary per city/town. For example, a rather religious town has bars that close at 0.00, but in a city like Amsterdam, Rotterdam, or other more liberal cities, some clubs can stay open until 6.00 in the morning. They can serve...

Netherlands (Holland): Living in The Netherlands, volunteer, breukelen
volunteer, breukelen, library: Hello Peg, Most libraries will have some collection of English books, A big city like Utrecht will certainly have a large collection, and even smaller towns will have a few books. Possibly only the classics, though. You will have to become a member of the...

Netherlands (Holland): Moving to the hague., job, netherlands
job, netherlands, the hague: Hello Louisa, I think finding a job without speaking Dutch can be a problem, but sometimes companies are looking for English speakers. You could try http://www.undutchables.nl/ to find a job. In The Hague there usually are jobs for English speakers. ...

Netherlands (Holland): Public schooling for a 13 year-old, schools, netherlands
schools, netherlands: Hello Katherine, As far as I know, you can just put your child in a Dutch school, it doesn t matter whather you have a job or not. But you might want to check that with an embassy. Primary schools are usually free, but parents are asked to pay a small...

Netherlands (Holland): Schools in holland, schools, netherlands
schools, netherlands, leiden: Hello Lisa, All schools are probably as good as any other school in the Netherlands, as they are all funded by the government, so there really should be little difference on the quality of teaching. You might want to visit schools in the area to get an idea...

Netherlands (Holland): Transport from eindhoven to amsterdam, dutch trains, eindhovenairport
dutch trains, eindhovenairport, best bet: Hi Rob, The very cheapest would be by bicycle, but you don t want to try that... Seriously, either bus or train would be your best bet. Check out the following websites: www.eindhovenairport.com, and www.ns.nl. Personally, I like the Dutch trains. ...

Netherlands (Holland): Amsterdam, brussels charleroi airport, amsterdam red light
brussels charleroi airport, amsterdam red light, amsterdam red light district: The only questions I am qualified to answer are #2 and #3 and my chaoices are mostly things like museums. For information on trains, try www.ns.nl, and for general information check out www.goholland.com. I do know that you can get from the airport to the...

Netherlands (Holland): Teaching in the Netherlands, post graduate diploma, native english speaker
Netherlands (Holland): Teaching in the Netherlands, post graduate diploma, native english speaker, bachelors degree

Netherlands (Holland): Schools, international, school
international, school, netherlands: Hello Steve, I m sorry it took me such a long time to get back to you, I never received the e-mail telling me there was a question, so I only just found out. I hope you don t mind. I am not exactly sure whether international schools receive funding,...

Netherlands (Holland): Teaching in the Netherlands, living in the netherlands, english position
living in the netherlands, english position, confusion: Hello Alicia, There seems to be some confusion here, I have not graduated yet and I am also not looking for a job right now. Could it be you meant one of the people who asked me a question? If so, please tell me their name, so I can forward this offer. Kind...

Netherlands (Holland): best way to prinsengracht 331 from Schipol airport, 9292ov nl, hotel pulitzer
9292ov nl, hotel pulitzer, prinsengracht: Hello Frank, The easiest (and most expensive) way would be by taxi. However gridlock is very common and it could take a long time. A lot cheaper and about as comfortable is the train. It is only about half an hour from Schiphol to the city centre. On...

Netherlands (Holland): contacting schools in the Netherlands, telefoonboek nl, dissertation study
telefoonboek nl, dissertation study, individual schools: Hello Sharon, The best way to contact schools would be over the phone, e-mail is also a good option if calling the Netherlands from the UK is too expensive. Contact details for individual schools can usually be found on their websites. looking for schools...

Netherlands (Holland): holland visit, kroller muller museum, driving directions in europe
kroller muller museum, driving directions in europe, central train station: Here is some information on some of my favorite things to do and see in The Netherlands (actually, Holland is the name of a province, but just about everyone uses the name for the whole country). If you are staying in Amsterdam, the public transportation...

Netherlands (Holland): salary scale, salary scale, collective bargaining
salary scale, collective bargaining, cheers: Hello Andrew, This letter depends on the arrangements made for your job. Every profession has it s own agreements: CAO (Collectieve Arbeids Overeenkomst = Collective bargaining). So it really depends on what CAO there is, it should be in there. If you...

Netherlands (Holland): Trains, amsterdam airport, luck steve
amsterdam airport, luck steve, cheapest ticket: No problem. The name of the Amsterdam airport is Schiphol, and you can catch a train right in the airport. Just log onto www.ns.nl, and click on English at the top right (if it s there). Then enter from Schiphol to Valkenburg and your date and time,...

Netherlands (Holland): how does a dual citizen apply for school in nl, studying in the netherlands, study in the netherlands
studying in the netherlands, study in the netherlands, dutch citizen: Hello Jeanette, As far as I know, people with Dutch citizenship (dual or otherwise) are all welcome to study in the Netherlands. Your daughter might even be eligible for government aid (all Dutch students get that). I am not sure if exchange students (as...

Netherlands (Holland): general, expat, moving
expat, moving, Netherlands: Hello Mazlina, I m sorry it took so long for me to answer your question, I hope you don t mind. I m afraid I cannot answer all your questions, but let s start with the first. The best time to look for schools is as soon as possible. Many schools have...

Netherlands (Holland): renting a house, schipol airport, dutch children
schipol airport, dutch children, initial stages: Hello Mazlina, Regarding the distance between your house and work/school, most Dutch children are brought to school by bike. So anything between 1 and 5 kilometers would be fine. As for your work, if it is easily reachable by either bike of bus (or other...

Netherlands (Holland): Eindhoven/Amsterdam-Paris, 9292 nl, paris train
9292 nl, paris train, journeyplanner: Hello Cesar, The best way to get from Eindhoven to paris would be by train. http://journeyplanner.9292.nl/default.aspx This website helps you plan your journey, make sure you pick foreign trainstation in the To box for Paris. On the Thalys website: http://www.thalys.com/nl/en/new-fares/Rotterdam/Paris?old_o=NLAMA&old_d=FRPNO...

Netherlands (Holland): Eindhoven/Amsterdam-Paris, arround
Netherlands (Holland): Eindhoven/Amsterdam-Paris, arround

Netherlands (Holland): Holland, holland area, north holland
holland area, north holland, dutchman: Hello Courtney, Holland is the most western part of the Netherlands, consisting of two provinces, South and North Holland. (you can see in the map) These provinces have been -since approximately the 17th and 18th century- the most important provinces, the...

Netherlands (Holland): Primary Schools in Rotterdam, detelefoongids nl, victoria canada
detelefoongids nl, victoria canada, question children: Hello John, I ll start with your last question, children (and even adults) can pick up any language quite quickly if they are immersed in it 24/7. Especially children are able to do this extraordinarily fast. The fact that you don t speak Dutch doesn t...

Netherlands (Holland): why people speak dutch their, dutch language, first language
dutch language, first language, holland: Hello Saira, Dutch people speak Dutch because it s their language. Just like Chinese people speak Chinese in every field, and English-speaking people speak English in every field. English is not their first language, this makes it harder to express small...

Netherlands (Holland): Things to see/do in Netherlands during the Winter, driving directions in europe, maps and driving directions
driving directions in europe, maps and driving directions, sights in amsterdam: I m no expert on winter activities. But I think most of my recommendations can be for any time of year. There is a great website for maps and driving directions in Europe: www.mappy.com. You could use it to print out driving directions virtually anywhere...

Netherlands (Holland): travel, amsterdam central station, luck steve
amsterdam central station, luck steve, eindhoven airport: No problem. Just log onto www.ns.nl, and click on English at the top right. Then enter from Eindhoven to Amsterdam and your date and time, and you ll get all the info, including prices and times. If you d like to save money, I d suggest you buy the cheapest...

Netherlands (Holland): car passenger etiquette, married couples, antonia
married couples, antonia, convenience: Hello Antonia, Do you mean in the Netherlands? Well usually the driver is either the man or woman from the couple that owns the car, and the others sit in the back. Sometimes both men sit in front, and the women in the back, and sometimes both women sit in...

Netherlands (Holland): how to get to Eindhoven from Amsterdam, dutch rail, many thanks
dutch rail, many thanks, amsterdam: No problem. Go to www.ns.nl, and click on English at the upper right. That s the website for the Dutch rail system, and there are schedules for trains from Schiphol Airport to Eindhoven (along with prices). While you re at it, you may want to try www.goholland.com....

Netherlands (Holland): Motorcycle purchase, Motorcycle purchase, netherlands
Motorcycle purchase, netherlands, complaint: Dear Ray, There is an organisation that deals with this sort of things, this is their website: http://www.consuwijzer.nl/ or: http://www.consumentenbond.nl/ this organisation requires membership, but maybe it is of any use anyway. Unfortunately these sites...

Netherlands (Holland): Netherland Primary Schools, schools, education
schools, education, netherlands: Hello Heather, Yes there are always inspections of both the school (the building, the grounds etc) and the quality of education. I don t know exactly how this works, but they have more information here: http://www.onderwijsinspectie.nl/ (only available in...

Netherlands (Holland): Primary School, primary school, netherlands
primary school, netherlands: Dear Mrs Pratt, What exactly would you like to know about primary schools? Teaching methods, or more practical information? In the Netherlands all schools are government funded (with the exception of only a few schools that are not, and as a result very...

Netherlands (Holland): eindhoven to amsterdam, dutch rail, bus transfer
dutch rail, bus transfer, amsterdam: This is the only information I have: Go to www.ns.nl, and click on English at the upper right. That s the website for the Dutch rail system, and you should be able to find the information you need. While you re at it, you may want to try www.goholland.com....

Netherlands (Holland): Holiday to Holland, drugs, law
drugs, law, netherlands: Hello Emma, For things you can or cannot take in your luggage you should contact the traveling agency, or the ferry agency. They can probably help you further. As for druglaws; all drugs are illegal in the Netherlands, but the use and selling of cannabis...

Netherlands (Holland): places to stay/explore near Keukenhof, castles in europe, anne frank house
castles in europe, anne frank house, spanish inquisition: That s a tough one. Personally, I would probably choose Utrecht, which is not far from Amsterdam, and the hub of train travel in the country. I have three reasons: First, my favorite small museum, van Speelklok tot Pierement, is there. It s a museum devoted...

Netherlands (Holland): amsterdam and rail to Switzerland, berne switzerland, budget airlines
berne switzerland, budget airlines, airline guide: Hi Julie, This is a bit outside of my area, but I did some research and came up with the following website -- the International Train Planner: http://plannerint.b-rail.be/ It seems to have some reasonable arrival times and when you figure the waiting...

Netherlands (Holland): Weather in The Netherlands during June/ July, canadian flags, english vocabulary
Netherlands (Holland): Weather in The Netherlands during June/ July, canadian flags, english vocabulary, nationalism

Netherlands (Holland): Weather in The Netherlands during June/ July, weather in the netherlands, weather in holland
weather in the netherlands, weather in holland, weather ranges: Weather in Holland is typically cooler and wetter than in the States. I can t tell you to dress the same as if you were home, because the weather in Los Angeles can be VERY different from San Francisco and you don t say which part of the state you re from....

Netherlands (Holland): Travel, dutch rail, mid night
dutch rail, mid night, helo: Go to www.ns.nl, and click on English at the upper right. That s the website for the Dutch rail system, and you should be able to find the information you need. While you re at it, you might want to check on the cost of a rental car. That would be the fastest...

Netherlands (Holland): amsterdam dortmund buss, dortmund germany, raileurope
dortmund germany, raileurope, travel check: Hi Daniel, I m sure there are buses, but I ve never taken them and don t really know about them. Frankly, if I were you I d take the train, unless you are traveling with other people. In that case, I d check on renting a car. For train travel, check these...

Netherlands (Holland): what should we cover in three day trip, amsterdam holland, august long weekend
amsterdam holland, august long weekend, amsterdam netherlands: Hello Vinita, this website gives a some very nice examples and ideas: http://www.3daytraveler.com/destinations/amsterdam-netherlands-day-1/ Also a bike tour of the city or the surrounding countryside is really nice as the Netherlands is a bike country....

Netherlands (Holland): car hire, transport, netherlands
transport, netherlands: Hello Karin, Trains can take you almost anywhere you want to go, so it is not really necessary to hire a car, it does mean that you re tied to the train (few to no trains at night, fixed schedule etc), also you can t just stop on the road to get something...

Netherlands (Holland): Afro Americans in Hollan, living in the netherlands, afro americans
living in the netherlands, afro americans, hollan: Hello Shirelon, As far as I know there is little discrimination, but as I am white I can t say how this would be for a black women. My nephews are both black, and I asked them what they thought, they said they have never really noticed anything like discrimination,...

Netherlands (Holland): From Almelo To Paris france, ticket costs, train ticket
ticket costs, train ticket, travel check: Hey, I think I can help you with that. There are two websites that deal with train travel in/from Holland. One is www.ns.nl (click on English) and the other is www.raileurope.com. And just in case you can use more info on Holland in General (including in-country...

Netherlands (Holland): Amsterdam to Eindhoven, 9292 nl, eindhoven airport
9292 nl, eindhoven airport, eindhovenairport: Hello Shreya, The busstop is right outside the main terminal (Eindhoven is only a small airport, so no troubles there). On this website: http://www.eindhovenairport.nl/content/openbaar-vervoer you can see a picture at the top with the bus in the foreground,...

Netherlands (Holland): Eindhoven to Amsterdam via NS, train, tickets
train, tickets, netherlands: Hello Christopher, First of all, yes the train station is right below the airport, with clear signs, so no problems there. I am not sure how the online purchase works, as I ve never used it. It is however no problem to buy tickets at the machines, be...

Netherlands (Holland): trains, neeltje jans, different trains
neeltje jans, different trains, deltaworks: Sure thing. The project is called the Deltaworks (in Dutch, Deltawerken). Go to this website: http://www.deltawerken.com/English/10.html?setlanguage=en Steve PS: After sending the above, I found a link to a Deltaworks park: http://us.holland.com/e/8218/Deltapark+Neeltje+Jans.php...

Netherlands (Holland): Birth and Marriage certificate, marriage certificate, denhaag
marriage certificate, denhaag, bewijs: Hello Theo, According to the website of the city The Hague you have to obtain them in person in The Hague. This website has more information: http://www.denhaag.nl/smartsite.html?id=21276 The first is birth certificate (geboorteakte/Bewijs van geboorte)...

Netherlands (Holland): Car, expatica com, leasing a car
expatica com, leasing a car, leisure travel: This is not really in my area, but I don t know why you would not be allowed to have a car, providing you have a valid license. Have you checked on whether it my be better to lease a car rather than buy one and then have a possible problem selling it when...

Netherlands (Holland): Eindhoven airport-Utrecht, utrecht central station, eindhoven airport
utrecht central station, eindhoven airport, train schedule: Take a taxi or public bus from the Eindhoven Airport to the Eindhoven train station, then catch the train to the Utrecht Central Station. For specific info on the train (schedule, price, etc.) go to www.ns.nl. If you don t speak Dutch, click on English at...

Netherlands (Holland): train from amsterdam to eindhoven, amsterdam airport, cheapest ticket
amsterdam airport, cheapest ticket, train ticket: No problem. The name of the Amsterdam airport is Schiphol, and you can catch a train right in the airport. Just log onto www.ns.nl, and click on English at the top right. Then enter from Schiphol to Eindhoven and your date and time, and you ll get all...

Netherlands (Holland): how to get to amesterdam, train connection, eindhoven airport
train connection, eindhoven airport, cheapest ticket: No problem.Just log onto www.ns.nl, and click on English at the top right. Then enter from Eindhoven to Amsterdam and your date and time, and you ll get all the info, including prices and times. If you d like to save money, I d suggest you buy the cheapest...

Netherlands (Holland): Institutions with Physiotherapy Courses in Netherland, physiotherapy courses, schoolweb
physiotherapy courses, schoolweb, educational institutions: Hello Ganesh, So far, I have found a website which gives a list of schools where physiotherapy is taught. Unfortunately this website is in Dutch only. However, since it s only a list of schools it is fairly comprehensible. http://studiekeuze.schoolweb.nl/Study.aspx?view=Departments&studyid=20451&info=Waar_kun_je_Fysiotherapie_volgen...

Netherlands (Holland): English for postgraduate, dutch language, traineeship
dutch language, traineeship, contemporary culture: Hello Yves, By MA, I do indeed mean Master, not necessarily of Arts, although, many of them are (students in teachingschool). TEFL is indeed equivalent to this ILS training. And Afrikaans and Dutch are understandable to each other, so after a while you ll...

Netherlands (Holland): Netherlands in the summer, kroller muller museum, driving directions in europe
kroller muller museum, driving directions in europe, maps and driving directions: Hi Mary! Yep, a broad question, but I think I can help you. First of all, you want to be there when Keukenhof Gardens are open. That s a MUST!! Next year the gardens are open from March 24 to May 20. Unless you hate flowers you ll absolutely love Keukenhof,...

Netherlands (Holland): Dutch Culture, dutch social customs, leiden university
dutch social customs, leiden university, dutch customs: Dear Riaan, It s true that people consider impromptu visits as rather inconvenient. This is only for very (very) good friends or family. Other people set dates for whenever they re meeting. If you are good friends with someone you could easily meet every...

Netherlands (Holland): rental accomodationI, apartment, room
apartment, room, rent: Hello Michelle, If you are looking for a single room (rather than an apartment) you are most likely to find only student accommodation. Unless that is what you are looking for, try to locate a real estate agent or start looking for apartments in Amsterdam....

Netherlands (Holland): Bus/Train, bus train, slight difference
bus train, slight difference, workday: Hello Daniel, All public transport is available on Sundays. There might be a slight difference with the regular workday schedule though. However, I can t tell you whether bus or train is better, because I don t know where you re travelling from. It could...

Netherlands (Holland): my report, dutch customs, dutch doctors
dutch customs, dutch doctors, dutch patients: Dear Pamela, As far as I know, there are few differences between Dutch and American hospitals. My experience with either is very limited, i.e. nonexistent, so I m afraid I can be of little help. I do know that Dutch doctors are fairly reluctant to treat an...

Netherlands (Holland): Travel from Amsterdam airport, 9292 nl, journeyplanner
9292 nl, journeyplanner, amsterdam airport: Hello Robert, The easiest way to find out how trains run will be this site: http://journeyplanner.9292.nl/ they give information for busses, trams and trains. You can select the way you wish to travel, dates, times and addresses or train stations etc. I...

Netherlands (Holland): travel suggestion, bicycle museum, neighbor countries
bicycle museum, neighbor countries, travel suggestion: Hello Amir, I am not sure what your interests are, but there are several options. You could go to Maastricht, it has many interesting buildings, and a very different vibe from the rest of the Netherlands. Nijmegen is also a nice city to visit, it is...

Netherlands (Holland): Dutch Public school for American children, netherlands, school
netherlands, school, public: Hello Aaron, The possibilities for your children to enroll in a public school can differ per city or municipality. As a general rule you have to reside in the municipality to enroll your children in a school in the area, expats included. You probably have...

Netherlands (Holland): keukenhof park, keukenhof nl, eindhoven airport
keukenhof nl, eindhoven airport, train system: Check out these two websites. The first is for Keukenhof, and the second is for the Dutch train system. The Keukenhof one has links for how to get there from several different places. http://www.keukenhof.nl/13/accessibility/ http://www.ns.nl/cs/Satellite/travellers...

Netherlands (Holland): Teaching in Holland, monsterboard nl, working in the netherlands
monsterboard nl, working in the netherlands, zealand citizen: Hello Dulcie, To work in the EU you need a work permit, or a work visa. These you can get at the Dutch embassy. I am not sure if you have to find work first, and can apply for a visa later, this you might need to check with the embassy. As far as finding...

Netherlands (Holland): transportation from dusseldorf airport to helden, nederlands, dusseldorf airport, dusseldorf germany
dusseldorf airport, dusseldorf germany, antiek: Transportation is a bit outside of my area, but when I last flew into Dusseldorf and needed to go to my lodging in Holland, I had a rental car waiting for me at the sirport and simply drove. If there are a few people in your party, sometimes a car is the easiest...

Netherlands (Holland): Children's daycare before and after shool day, www marktplaats nl, university of amsterdam
www marktplaats nl, university of amsterdam, university lectures: Hello Marika, Almost all schools are government funded, so that should be no problem. As for costs, I couldn t tell you. Schools set their own prices, sometimes it s free, but often it isn t. But as I said, this can differ per school. Sometimes employers...

Netherlands (Holland): Schools in The Hague, the hague, den haag
the hague, den haag, schools: Hello Delia, On this website there is a list with all schools in the South-Holland region, including Den Haag. http://www.b9.nl/basisscholen/zuidholland.htm You would like to send your daughter to a Christian school, so look for protestant, christelijk,...

Netherlands (Holland): Study Loan
Netherlands (Holland): Study Loan

Netherlands (Holland): Study Loan, student, loan
student, loan, netherlands: Hello Teefa, Individual colleges and universities usually do not have scholarships. The government might have something though, there is a student loans and scholarships office: http://www.ibgroep.nl/International_visitors/default.asp They may be able...

Netherlands (Holland): which should we tour?, edam cheese, cruise ship
edam cheese, cruise ship, zaandam: Hello Gayle, It really depends on what your interests are, which towns you should pick. If you are interested in the Edam cheese, and Zaandamse mustard then that is the tour for you, if however, you like fishing more you can visit Volendam and Marken (two...

Netherlands (Holland): Netherlands Currency, european union countries, student ambassador
european union countries, student ambassador, guilder: It used to be the Guilder, but not any more. Along with most of the European Union countries The Netherlands now uses the Euro. For a complete listing, go to http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Euro And congratulations to your son. My daughter had a similar honor....

Netherlands (Holland): Transport from Amsterdam Airport to Eindhoven, first class ticket, amsterdam airport
first class ticket, amsterdam airport, train system: I would suggest the train. The Dutch train system is excellent. You can get all the information, etc., on line at www.ns.nl. It even gives you the choice of Dutch or English language. Steve PS: It is not necessary to buy a first-class ticket, as second class...

Netherlands (Holland): Relocating to Holland/Netherlands, clerical field, definite move
clerical field, definite move, secretarial skills: I wish I could help you, but I m an American who was once stationed in Holland, so I limit my expertise to things like where to go and what to see. I think if you direct your question to Anneke Oosterink, the other AllExperts volunteer on the Netherlands,...

Netherlands (Holland): working as pharmacist, health care professionals, work in the netherlands
health care professionals, work in the netherlands, italian degree: Hello Irene, If your diploma is a Masters degree, you may not have to redo the entire study, but I am pretty sure you have to do at least a course to get acquainted with the Dutch prescribed medications. This is what the Ministry of Health has to say about...

Netherlands (Holland): Schools, basic medical care, english speaking schools
basic medical care, english speaking schools, dutch schools: Hello Kerri, Dutch schools will most likely accept your children, but to be sure you might want to contact induvidual schools. That would be wise to do anyway, to see if there is a waitinglist, or if the school is suitable for your children and whether the...

Netherlands (Holland): Womens Water Polo, www google nl, water polo club
www google nl, water polo club, google search: Hello Nona, I m sorry it took so long for me to answer your question. I have found one website about a waterpolo club in English, but if you look on google for den haag waterpolo there are more clubs. Their websites are in Dutch, unfortunately. This...

Netherlands (Holland): Trip Planning in Holland for early Sept.2011, kroller muller museum, war memorials
kroller muller museum, war memorials, strasbourg france: Hi, I can t really help you with the day-to-day logistics, but I can give you a narrative of some of my favorite things to do and places to go, and you can decide for yourself which -- if any -- might interest you. Please note my recommendations on three...

Netherlands (Holland): Information on school fees., kobus, schools in the netherlands
kobus, schools in the netherlands, field trips: Hello Kobus, Most schools are government funded schools in the Netherlands. These schools are all good schools. There are of course great and not so good schools, but on average all schools perform good. Officially all schools are paid for by the government,...

Netherlands (Holland): languages spoken, mainland europe, amsterdam
mainland europe, amsterdam, netherlands: The Netherlands in general probably has a greater percentage of people who speak English than any other country in mainland Europe (estimated at about 90%). In addition, the Dutch, as a people, genuinely like Americans. I don t think you ll have any problem...

Netherlands (Holland): postgraduate studies, young learners, postgraduate programmes
young learners, postgraduate programmes, english teaching: Hello Dimitra, I am sorry it took so long for me to answer your question. I thought I had answered it, but apparently it failed. In any case, there is always a need for teachers here in the Netherlands. Especially for secondary schools. The most important...

Netherlands (Holland): directions, train log, trains
train log, trains, boxes: Hi Patrick, The easiest way would be by train. Log on to www.ns.nl, click on English at the top, and then enter Schiphol (be sure to spell it right) and Eindhoven in the boxes, along with the date of travel. It will give you the information you want...

Netherlands (Holland): Kroller-Museum, street organs, musical clocks
street organs, musical clocks, spanish inquisition: Hi Larry, The museum is located in a large nature-park called the Hoog Veluwe, and the only way I ve ever gotten there is by car (it s also not far from the Dutch Open Air Museum, which is similar to Disney s Epcot, but devoted specifically to Holland,...

Netherlands (Holland): Primary Educatin, educatin, website www
educatin, website www, curriculum: Hello Beverly, This can differ between schools, but there is a so-called standard. It is the Cito-toets . A test that determines the level a primary student has reached, compared to students his or her age. This test can tell whether students have reached...

Netherlands (Holland): Education and Culture, dutch system, disruptive behaviour
dutch system, disruptive behaviour, behavior issues: Hello Janine, By behaviour issues, do you mean problematic behaviour in class? Usually children would get bad marks on behaviour in primary school. Not paying attention, doesn t play well with other kids etc. In secondary school it s mostly having...

Netherlands (Holland): Lockers at rail stations, main train station, electronic safes
Netherlands (Holland): Lockers at rail stations, main train station, electronic safes, nice trip

Netherlands (Holland): India Food in Netherland, india food, world war ii
india food, world war ii, indonesian food: This is way outside of my area of expertise. Despite that, I m sure there are Indian restaurants in The Netherlands, but I suspect you may be confusing Indian with Indonesian. They are two different countries, with very different backgrounds. Indonesia, until...

Netherlands (Holland): Lockers at rail stations, central train station, netherlands bureau
central train station, netherlands bureau, luck steve: Hi, This one of those questions I never expected and, frankly, I really don t know for sure. But it is a major train/bus station and I ve never seen a decent-size station in Holland that didn t have rental lockers, so I think it s pretty safe to assume...

Netherlands (Holland): transportation, 9292ov nl, van den haag
9292ov nl, van den haag, transport options: Hello Jetta, The easiest way to get to Delft is probably by train. However, you can check this out for yourself on the website www.9292ov.nl. There you can find all public transport options and you can plan your trip and see what transport will be the best...

Netherlands (Holland): A Visit to Delft, kroller muller museum, driving directions in europe
kroller muller museum, driving directions in europe, maps and driving directions: Hi, You say you ll be there in late May. Obviously, one of the premier attractions in the Spring is Keukenhof Gardens, normally open in April and May. This year the gardens are open until May 20, so if you will be in Holland by that date I d certainly...

Netherlands (Holland): Education in the Netherlands, education in the netherlands, attachment parenting
education in the netherlands, attachment parenting, health visitor: Hello Alexa, I m sorry it took so long to answer this question, I had problems with my internet and my answer was never sent. I hope this one does reach you, although it is a bit condensed. (I wrote down what i could remember from the first one.# Many...

Netherlands (Holland): Primary school in NL for a foreign pupil, maria luisa, diversities
maria luisa, diversities, language classes: Hello Marie Luisa, Children pick up a new language very quickly, though it does depend on what facilities a school provides (extra language classes for example). It depends for a large part on what the school can do for you. To find this out you should really...

Netherlands (Holland): transplanting 2 American children to Holland, dutch classes, sending your kids
dutch classes, sending your kids, dutch school: Helle Heather, I m sorry it took me so long to get back to you. I hope you don t mind. Moving can be very stressful, especially to another country, so I hope I can be of help. I don t know whether you plan on staying long in the Netherlands, or only...

Netherlands (Holland): Dutch proverb, dutch proverb, dutch friend
dutch proverb, dutch friend, google: Hello Micheal, Een ongeluk zit in een klein hoekje means something like an accident is in a small corner, as in an accident can happen anytime, small mistakes can cause a lot of trouble. The English translation given by a dictionary is accidents soon happen....

Netherlands (Holland): Travel, long is the journey, amsterdam central station
long is the journey, amsterdam central station, taking the train: The distance is about 110 miles (as the crow flies). I would suggest either renting a car and driving (it s a pretty direct route), or taking the train from the Amsterdam central station. To check train schedules and costs, log on to www.ns.nl. If you don...

Netherlands (Holland): Educational Visit, further education college, european perspective
further education college, european perspective, educational visit: Hello Jon, You may or may not have heard that there was a huge uproar about a year ago when a employee of a nursery was found to have sexually abused many of the (very) young children there. I can imagine that many schools and nurseries are a bit apprehensive...

Netherlands (Holland): Marriage Certificate, rotterdam nl, ecache
rotterdam nl, ecache, marriage certificate: Hello Pini, You could try to contact the city of Rotterdam to get a certificate. I am not sure if it is possible to get one through the internet, but this is the website with information. It is in Dutch, however there is an English option, I m not convinced...

Netherlands (Holland): Teaching/Training jobs, internship, netherlands
internship, netherlands: Hello Niima, This website: www.stagemarkt.nl lists all kinds of internships, another way would be to contact schools and/or companies, send them your resume, and apply for an internship. I hope this is the kind of answer you were looking for, if you need...

Netherlands (Holland): bus transport, kroller muller museum, heineken beer
kroller muller museum, heineken beer, anne frank house: Hi Farah, You didn t mention where you are going from, so here are two websites that might be helpful: www.raileurope.com, and (in Holland) www.ns.nl. The trains are excellent. I m sorry, but I know nothing about travel by bus. As far as things...

Netherlands (Holland): travel between cologne, germany and Netherlands, kroller muller museum, central train station
kroller muller museum, central train station, driving directions in europe: This is tough. There are so many things to see and do in this little country that recommending a single day s itinerary is hard. So I ll just tell you about some of my favotires and you can pick and choose. Depending on how many people in your party, you...

Netherlands (Holland): re hotel, kroller muller museum, central train station
kroller muller museum, central train station, public transportation system: You didn t mention the city or town, but I ll assume you mean Amsterdam. There are several websites that you can turn to for information and reservations. One good one is www.hotels.com. Another is www.tripadvisor.com. In general, a hotel located near the...

Netherlands (Holland): Touring Benelux by car or by train, kroller muller museum, central train station
kroller muller museum, central train station, driving directions in europe: September is a good month to visit -- fewer crowds and generally decent weather. Personally, I usually prefer renting a car, as some of my favorite places are not as easy to get to by train. If cost is a consideration, you might arrange your sightseeing...

Netherlands (Holland): teaching English in NL - teacher's levels, education in the netherlands, would like additional information
education in the netherlands, would like additional information, schoolsystem: Hello Lena, I m not sure if you re aware of the schoolsystem in the Netherlands? If not, this link provides a lot of explanation: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Education_in_the_Netherlands The picture at the top explains it all really. The policy is...

Netherlands (Holland): primary education, primary school, english
primary school, english, teaching: Hello Lada, There is a teaching institute that teaches how to educate on a primary school level. I m not quite sure what method they learn to teach English though, and the sites I found about teacher education don t specify that kind of information. I think...

Netherlands (Holland): Primary education, primary school, english
primary school, english, teaching: Hello Lada, Generally children start learning English in the last year of primary school, when they are 11/12 years old. Some schools start earlier, and some don t teach English at all. Usually the regular teacher also teaches English. The English for these...

Netherlands (Holland): tulip time, kroller muller museum, driving directions in europe
kroller muller museum, driving directions in europe, maps and driving directions: Hi Fay, Tulip high season coincides with the opening of Keukenhof Gardens, in Lisse, from March 20 to May 18, 2014. If you can arrange to be in Lisse for the famous flower parade on May 3, you ll have an extra treat. For lots more information, Google ...

Netherlands (Holland): where to go next?
Here is some information on things to do and see in The Netherlands (actually, Holland is the name of a province, but just about everyone uses the name for the whole country). In Amsterdam, the public transportation around the city and the train service...

Netherlands (Holland): getting to Almelo, taxi costs, train schedules
taxi costs, train schedules, almelo: I don t know what a taxi would cost, but as Holland isn t cheap and Schiphol Airport is about 95 miles from Almelo I would think it would be considerable. If it were me, I would consider either renting a car and driving (roads are excellent in Holland, and...

Netherlands (Holland): Amesterdam, kroller muller museum, driving directions in europe
kroller muller museum, driving directions in europe, maps and driving directions: I m afraid I can t give you an opinion on the hotels, but you can get information on them, and almost anything else about Holland, on www.goholland.com, the website of the Netherlands Board of Tourism. If you are staying in Amsterdam, the public transportation...

Netherlands (Holland): I will be in Amsterdam in..., e mail address, heineken brewery
e mail address, heineken brewery, anne frank house: Dear William, Try the following website: www.jollycarlton.nl/home-UK.htm. That will get you to the hotel. It will also give you the hotel s location and e-mail address to contact them directly for answers to your questions. Actually, I never heard of the...

Netherlands (Holland): Amsterdam, de kuil, de dampkring
de kuil, de dampkring, mellow kind: Hey Juan Lucky you even if it s only 22 hours. A great coffeeshop site is http://www.coffeeshop.freeuk.com/ Be sure to download the map there as it s the best free Amsterdam Centrum map that I know of. The shops I m going to reccommend all have reviews...

Netherlands (Holland): Amsterdam, amsterdam travel guide, routenet nl
amsterdam travel guide, routenet nl, accomodation in amsterdam: Hi Greg I ve only stayed in 1 hotel in my trips to Amsterdam but it fits your cheap, clean, and central criteria. It s the Hotel Kap. It s web site is www.kaphotel.nl My friend highly recommends the Hotel Brouwer at www.hotelbrouwer.nl Both these...

Netherlands (Holland): Amsterdam, air arrivals, ryan air
air arrivals, ryan air, einhoven: Hey Now check out http://www.eindhovenairport.com/index1.php?content_id=183 ...it talks about transportation options from Eindhoven Airport. I think probably the bus to the train station and then the train to Amsterdam is cheapest but the bus directly...

Netherlands (Holland): Amsterdam, bannana bar, red light district in amsterdam
bannana bar, red light district in amsterdam, western entrance: Hey Fred, I think you ll find a huge amount of RLD info at www.ignatzmice.com There s sex shows at Casa Rosso and the Bannana Bar but no animal acts. About the closest thing to what you re looking for are videos and magazines. The magazine shop at the...

Netherlands (Holland): From Amsterdam Airport to Eindhoven - what is the best train to take?, dutch rail, amsterdam airport
dutch rail, amsterdam airport, amsterdam centraal: Hi Denise, http://www.ns.nl/servlet/Satellite?cid=1075985690180&pagename=www.ns.nl%2FPage%2FSuperHomepageEnglish&lang=en&c=Page is the Dutch Rail Planner. When I put in Schiphol and Eindhoven it came up with trains twice an hour at :13 and :43 There...

Netherlands (Holland): Amsterdam - Barcelona, budget airline, german rail
budget airline, german rail, advance purchase: Hey Gil, I ve never found a reliable site that has fares for out of the Netherlands trips although I ve seen references to the German rail site for this. I doubt that you ll be able to beat a flight on Transavia, a budget airline serving Amsterdam to...

Netherlands (Holland): Amsterdam to Barcelona, bahn hafas, low cost airline
bahn hafas, low cost airline, ams: Hey Brian, (check my last sentence add on) Not sure what URL I gave Holly but I just checked http://bahn.hafas.de/bin/query.exe/en and both Amsterdam to Barcelona and Florence (Firenze) to Barcelona brought up lots of choices. I did notice on both routes...

Netherlands (Holland): Amsterdam to Greece, major cities in germany, budget airlines
major cities in germany, budget airlines, budget airline: Hey John, I think you ve got the right idea when you wonder if Greece might be too much. I m generally all for spending more time in fewer places. I like being there but not so much traveling there. To me a travel day is a wasted day. In order of cost:...

Netherlands (Holland): Amsterdam in general!, appartments in amsterdam, quiet residential street
appartments in amsterdam, quiet residential street, light sleepers: Hey Paul, Sounds like fun times ahead. A good site for finding cheap Amsterdam hotels is www.eurocheapo.com ...if you click on search by neighborhood you ll get listings by area. The 2 neighborhoods on top of the list are the 2 best areas to look at....

Netherlands (Holland): Amsterdam hotel suggestions, crowne plaza hotel, dutch tolerance
crowne plaza hotel, dutch tolerance, hotel suggestions: Hi Kim and 3 friends, Thanks for asking more questions. The more research you do the more fun you ll have. Planning my days out has never worked for me though. There s so much to do and it s so visually interesting that my plans usually fall by the wayside....

Netherlands (Holland): Amsterdam Metro, amsterdam metro, new ticket
amsterdam metro, new ticket, hour and a half: Richard, 2 ticket trip tickets are good for one hour and 3 ticket trip tickets are good for an hour and a half. You use the same stamped tickets when you change from tram to metro and vice versa. All your rides involving Overamstel are 3 ticket rides and...

Netherlands (Holland): Amsterdam metro, amsterdam metro, joan muyskenweg
amsterdam metro, joan muyskenweg, overtoom: Hey Richard, Good thing you caught it as J. Muyskenweg is way on the outskirts of Amsterdam, actually in Duivendrecht. We have 197 Overtoom right so you ll still be taking the #12 Tram on Constantijn Huygensstraat to Amstel Station, the 12 s last stop....

Netherlands (Holland): Amsterdam and what it offers, coffeeshop freeuk, cannabis smokers
coffeeshop freeuk, cannabis smokers, cheap booze: Hey David, For coffeeshops check out www.coffeeshop.freeuk.com ...it s got a great map and descriptions of the shops. For a young crowd you might try Grasshopper and Bulldog. If you re heavy everyday cannabis smokers and want extra strong weed try Amnesia,...

Netherlands (Holland): Amsterdam suggestions, royal tropical institute, amsterdam webcams
royal tropical institute, amsterdam webcams, amsterdam pass: Hello Kim, Sorry it took me a while to answer your question, but I never recieved an email telling me there was a question pending... Well Amsterdam. A list of places... The Jordaan. A very beautiful old part of the city. With loads of special shops...

Netherlands (Holland): Amsterdam suggestions, amsterdam red light, amsterdam red light district
amsterdam red light, amsterdam red light district, street organs: Dear Kim, Prepare for cold, wet weather, but warm, friendly, gracious Dutch people. Go to www.goholland.com and you will find hotels, attractions, and just about anything you need to know. You can also get information on most of the things I will mention...

Netherlands (Holland): Amsterdam Transit, amstel river, transit maps
amstel river, transit maps, rail bus: Hey Richard, Those are both pretty easy rides. I m thinking Over Amstel Station is Amstelstation, a major rail, bus, metro, and tram transfer station located on the Amstel River in Amsterdam s Eastside. From 197 walk to 1e C. Huygensstraat which is...

Netherlands (Holland): Amsterdam, wise amsterdam, ticket booths
wise amsterdam, ticket booths, amsterdam centraal: Hi Marcy That s a great idea as even Schiphol is boring and stressed out. I don t know what country you re from but I m assuming you ll need to get some Euros. By far the easiest way is to use your ATM or cashpoint card in the many machines at baggage...

Netherlands (Holland): Average salary in Netherlands for an Telecommunications engineer, average salary, expensive clothes
average salary, expensive clothes, apartment rent: Hello Silvia, You could easily travel from Gouda to Den Haag, and vice versa. Some companies give employees that travel with public transport something extra, but Den Haag and Gouda are not that close, it s about 40-50 km. If you want to live close to the...

Netherlands (Holland): airline ticket, etc., magic mushrooms, time in amsterdam
magic mushrooms, time in amsterdam, bookings nl: If you have found a decent rate, book it now. The prices will only get more expensive as time goes on. You can find a cheap but decent room at bookings.nl. Their interface is really easy to use, and the rating system helps you figure out what you are getting....

Netherlands (Holland): airport storage, tourist information bureau, airports europe
tourist information bureau, airports europe, food souvenir: Bill; I m not sure if your 6 hours also includes your check back in time at Schiphol. It s about 20 minutes by train from the airport to Centraal Station. Worse case you might only have 3 hours actually out on foot in Amsterdam. http://www.airwise.com/airports/europe/AMS/AMS_08.html...

Netherlands (Holland): amsterdam to eindhoven, friday night, servlet
friday night, servlet, good luck: Hello, The easiest way is definitely by train. This is the ns trainplanner. http://www.ns.nl/servlet/Satellite?cid=1075985690180&pagename=www.ns.nl%2FPage%2FSuperHomepageEnglish&lang=en&c=Page You can just fill out the destination and dates and...

Netherlands (Holland): amsterdam, canal bridges, fake drugs
canal bridges, fake drugs, amsterdam nl: Hey Rob: About safety in the RLD I can only answer from my perspective. I live near San Francisco and worked there for 3 years, I would say that Amsterdam s RLD is way safer than downtown San Francisco. I ve walked around alone at all hours of the night...

Netherlands (Holland): how to ask about income in surveys, global market research, company www
global market research, company www, one people: Hello Loredana, People usually talk about a monthly income, however sometimes a annual income is mentioned. Most of the insurances and companies and the like are being paid every month, so a monthly income is easier to calculate with. The income before...

Netherlands (Holland): B&B's in Amsterdam, netherlands board, quotation marks
netherlands board, quotation marks, breakfast listings: The train goes from the airport to the central station in downtown A dam. I don t know the frequency, but I ve never had to wait very long. I don t know personally about B&Bs, but if you log on to www.goholland.com you can get information on lodging as...

Netherlands (Holland): Best way to get to Eindhoven from London, schools in london, low cost airline
schools in london, low cost airline, design academy: Hi Natalia, Especially given your short time in Nederlands I can t imagine any other way than Ryanair or similiar low cost airline. Ryanair is great. I m not sure about costs for a same day roundtrip but beware the taxes and fees can be more than the base...

Netherlands (Holland): Birds!, england my home, tailormade tours
england my home, tailormade tours, hi john: Hi John, Now I understand! Start to have a look on my webpage -I am a professional birder. There are a few nice places in the dunes: -AW-duinen: along the coast south of Zandvoort -Kennmerduinen: along the coast north of Zandvoort Both are big parks...

Netherlands (Holland): Bus service, reiseauskunft bahn, inconvenient hours
reiseauskunft bahn, inconvenient hours, rail planner: Hey Shirley, www.eurolines.nl ...is the bus site. change to English. I checked it and there are buses from Eindhoven. Also look at http://reiseauskunft.bahn.de/bin/query.exe/en?newrequest=yes&protocol=http:& it s the German rail planner- Looks...

Netherlands (Holland): Bus travel in The Netherlands, 9292ov nl, travel in the netherlands
9292ov nl, travel in the netherlands, schipol: Hi N, www.9292ov.nl ...is what you need. It s the Dutch transportation planner. Input any two train stations or addresses and it gives the public transportation routing. It s only in Dutch but when I input (Treinstation) Schiphol and (Adress) Centrum...

Netherlands (Holland): Buses from Netherland to Germany, dortmund germany, tour buses
dortmund germany, tour buses, luck steve: I m sorry, but this is outside of my area of expertise. I ve never used buses (except tour buses) outside of cities in Holland. Personally, if I were going from A dam to Dortmund I think I would either take a train or rent a car and drive myself. It s only...

Netherlands (Holland): budget hotel in amsterdam, budget hotel in amsterdam, amsterdam listings
budget hotel in amsterdam, amsterdam listings, tile roof: hi kaya, Two of my favorite hotels are about EUR 50 per night off season but are a great value and are quiet, secure, friendly, and clean. They are the Asterisk and The Kap. The problem is that your chances are not good for a last minute reservation. Weekend...

Netherlands (Holland): bus transport, amsterdam airport, groenhof
amsterdam airport, groenhof, bus transport: Hi Jan, That s just past midnight- you ll need the 358b Centraal Station nightbus. It loads right out in front of Schiphol Plaza. It s only once per hour at :18 and costs EUR 3 cash. You want to get off at Leidseplein and then walk about 4 blocks back...

Netherlands (Holland): THE CHEAPEST HOLIDAY, cheap hostel, stayokay
cheap hostel, stayokay, personal experience: Hello Niki, One hostel that I can call good from personal experience is the stayokay hostel, it has locations all over the country, and is quite nice to stay at. They have reasonable food and are affordable. They are located in Rotterdam, in Haarlem and in...

Netherlands (Holland): Cheap Accomodation in Amsterdam, cheap accomodation in amsterdam, amsterdam red light
cheap accomodation in amsterdam, amsterdam red light, amsterdam red light district: Hi, and thanks for writing, I don t know very much about specific hotels in Amsterdam, but I can point you to a website that should be able to help. The basic website for information is www.goholland.com. You should be able to use it for information on...

Netherlands (Holland): Coffeeshops, amsterdam hash, amsterdamhotspots
amsterdam hash, amsterdamhotspots, kadinsky: Hello Scott, Allthough I am not really an expert on coffeeshops, in fact I have never really visited one in my life, I could find you a website which provides information. http://www.amsterdamhotspots.nl/map.html A famous coffeeshop is the grasshopper....

Netherlands (Holland): Cost of Life in Holland!, economic ladder, informatie beheer groep
economic ladder, informatie beheer groep, part time job: hello Nairo, Interesting you would like to live on $636 which is about 550 Euro. I would say that is not enough, to rent, travel and eat (and going out)... You may need atleast around 700 Euro s ($820) You may need to get a part-time job aswel (if you...

Netherlands (Holland): Cost of life, average salary, civil engineer
average salary, civil engineer, subu: Hello Robin, Rent for an apartment or a room should be covered with less then a 1000 euros. It depends on how big the room is, where it is i.e. in the town centre or somewhere in a suburb. A contractor should be able to give you more information. If you...

Netherlands (Holland): Cost of the life, living in the netherlands, student accomodation
living in the netherlands, student accomodation, living in spain: Hello Cristian, I am not living in the netherlands for the last 10 years now, but I am still aware of what is going on. Also I have visited Spain on many occaisions. So I can make a aproximate comparison between the two. Good salary depends on your...

Netherlands (Holland): child care qualifications, child care qualifications, course qualifications
child care qualifications, course qualifications, unfortunatly: Hello, I have tried to look online for some further information The only course i could find is the one in the Hague. Het Poppyns Nannies Instituut. Contact: 00316 30 73 75 75 (international number) website: http://www.poppynsnannies.nl/site/content.php?hfst_id=2&hfst_id_parent=2...

Netherlands (Holland): coffeeshops and funparks, soft chairs, bush doctor
soft chairs, bush doctor, lounge areas: Hi Yorgos, I think the best coffeeshop for it s lounge area is Rokerij in the Leidseplein area. There s lots of other chill area shops (sometimes an upper floor is only tables and soft chairs.) The best coffeeshop site is www.coffeeshop.freeuk.com...

Netherlands (Holland): coffeeshops, amsterdam coffeeshop directory, de dampkring
amsterdam coffeeshop directory, de dampkring, boom chicago: Hi Lynn, I always seem to arrive at Schiphol around 7AM and finally step out in front of Centraal Station around 8:30. There s a number of shops that open at 7 AM with Barney s being my choice. There s two Barney s on the same street one is a normal coffeeshop...

Netherlands (Holland): currency, cheap hostel, cannabis leaf
cheap hostel, cannabis leaf, dam square: Hello Amy, A 1000 dollars (I suppose US dollars) is 761,20 Euro s. According to this site: http://www.x-rates.com/calculator.html You might want to check this again, just before you leave, to see if anything has changed. I do not know ho long you...

Netherlands (Holland): currency, european currencies, amsterdam netherlands
european currencies, amsterdam netherlands, time steve: Both France and The Netherlands have converted to the Euro, which, unfortunately, is as high as it has ever been (about $1.10 for 1 Euro). In general, your best bet is to exchange your currency over there (the banks will usually give the best rate). You can...

Netherlands (Holland): Divorce, births deaths marriages, michael dear
births deaths marriages, michael dear, divorce records: Dear Micheal, You could contact your Embassy, to have someone who can negotiate for you, if necessary. The best way to get to know something would be to contact, or go to, the Town Hall of the municipality or city in which your wife lives, or where your...

Netherlands (Holland): Driving, frequent trains, road maps
frequent trains, road maps, park n ride: Hey Ash Driving your own vehicle versus Dutch public transportation is an involved subject. I ll give you some things to think about to help you make up your mind. The good things about your vehicle is freedom to go anywhere when you want. Also it s...

Netherlands (Holland): Dutch classes, dutch immersion, embassy of the netherlands
dutch immersion, embassy of the netherlands, dutch classes: Hello Agnethe, I know that there are Dutch language and culture programs aimed at foreigners coming to the Netherlands, however, I do not know where or how they are taught, for this you could contact the embassy of The Netherlands in your country. If you...

Netherlands (Holland): Dutch customs, dutch customs, dutch culture
dutch customs, dutch culture, small hotel: Dear Larry, I think I understand what happened. A Dutchman/woman isn t used to compliments. He thought that you were going to raise a complaint. Since it is not common to give someone a compliment after a stay in a hotel, the clerk probably thought;...

Netherlands (Holland): Dutch divorce law, divorce law, british man
divorce law, british man, expatica com: Hi Kathleen, The best thing to do would be to go to the city hall. There they can answer your questions. If they cannot help you, you probably should go to the American Embassy. I hope this will help you. Kind regards, Anneke Oosterink Hi Kathleen,...

Netherlands (Holland): Dutch plumber, telecomms test, telecom test
telecomms test, telecom test, daycare: Hello Bren, The costs for daycare are based on your income, a certain percentage. Per day you pay between € 1,31 € 23,31. This can differ per daycare centre so you should check in your town to see what the centres there offer. Do keep in mind that there is...

Netherlands (Holland): one day in Amsterdam, luggage lockers, east concourse
luggage lockers, east concourse, locker doors: Hey Fay, There are luggage lockers at Schiphol but I ve never used them so I can t give you specific info. I believe they are in the area before you come out into Schiphol Plaza- which is the plaza where non ticket holding people are waiting for their arrivee...

Netherlands (Holland): dutch castoms, dutch customs, dutch woman
dutch customs, dutch woman, dutch women: Hello, Dutch women and girls do not differ much from their counterparts all over the western world. They are treated like any other citizen, that is, most of the time. It does happen that women cannot reach the top in their jobs, or that they are joked...

Netherlands (Holland): Eindhoven, renting a car, public transportation
renting a car, public transportation, rendezvous: I m sorry, but you don t provide any information, other than that you would like to visit Germany. If you just want to be able to say you have been to Germany, it is about 60 km east of Eindhoven. If you want to visit a particular place in Germany, then you...

Netherlands (Holland): Engineering field, electical engineer, nationalevacaturebank
electical engineer, nationalevacaturebank, average salary: Hi Jana, The first thing you could do is contact a job agency. There are several, so I will give you a website. http://www.nationalevacaturebank.nl/ On this site all agencies have a short description etc. Unfortunately it is in Dutch, so you could...

Netherlands (Holland): the Euro, euro traveler, travelers checks
euro traveler, travelers checks, gwk bank: Hi Bev: It seems to me money management is dear to travelers and creates lots of heated discussions. Here s my take on it. I think the best way to buy Euros is by using your ATM card. I ve got a Bank of America card with the Star and Interlink symbols on...

Netherlands (Holland): from eindhoven to maastricht, netherlands board, great trip
netherlands board, great trip, eindhoven: Hi, No problem. For the rail system website, go to www.ns.nl. For English, click on English at the top of the page. For lots of other useful information, try the website of the Netherlands Board of Tourism, www.goholland.com. Have a great trip! Stev...

Netherlands (Holland): einhoven train, train system, train times
train system, train times, amsterdam: I m sorry, Ray, but your question is way out of my league. I did some research, however, and came up with the website of the Dutch train system. It is www.ns.nl. When you get it, click on the small English link at the top of the page for a translation. ...

Netherlands (Holland): being an english teacher in holland, english teacher, how to find a job
english teacher, how to find a job, holland: Hello Mahmut, The first thing to do is going to the embassy. There you can ask all the questions you might have, they can help you with a visa, and inform you about how to find a job, and a house and so on. If you have any more questions, just contact me....

Netherlands (Holland): Families, heineken brewery, anne frank house
heineken brewery, anne frank house, time in amsterdam: Dear Chaim, Sorry for the delay, but I thought I had already answered your question a few days ago. Must be a senior moment. Anyway, I will direct you first to a website that can give you information on just about anything in Holland: it is www.goholland.com....

Netherlands (Holland): From_Greece_to_Holland_by_train?, hourly departures, rail planner
hourly departures, rail planner, best bet: Hi Dimitra, Your best bet for info is the British version of the German Rail Planner. It s at: http://www.bahn.co.uk/db_uk/view/index.shtml I had the best luck when I used Athenes and Rotterdam Centraal as spellings. There s multiple hourly departures...

Netherlands (Holland): Average salary in Netherlands for an Telecommunications engineer, weather in the world, den haag
Netherlands (Holland): Average salary in Netherlands for an Telecommunications engineer, weather in the world, den haag, sylvia

Netherlands (Holland): currency, foreign exchange rates, mastercard charge
Netherlands (Holland): currency, foreign exchange rates, mastercard charge, credit cards visa

Netherlands (Holland): Dutch divorce law, divorces, ec
Netherlands (Holland): Dutch divorce law, divorces, ec, divorce

Netherlands (Holland): flower market at Aalsmeer, transport information
Netherlands (Holland): flower market at Aalsmeer, transport information

Netherlands (Holland): MOVING TO AMSTERDAM, trying to have a baby, radboud
Netherlands (Holland): MOVING TO AMSTERDAM, trying to have a baby, radboud, scholarship

Netherlands (Holland): Why is the Netherlands also called Holland, netherland antillies, blue coats
Netherlands (Holland): Why is the Netherlands also called Holland, netherland antillies, blue coats, grammar

Netherlands (Holland): Netherlands = Holland ?, zuid holland, dutchman
Netherlands (Holland): Netherlands = Holland ?, zuid holland, dutchman, netherlands

Netherlands (Holland): I need help with a post office
Netherlands (Holland): I need help with a post office

Netherlands (Holland): PAY SCALE, doc researcher, post doc
Netherlands (Holland): PAY SCALE, doc researcher, post doc, tax deduction

Netherlands (Holland): post office box, worldwide address, mail
Netherlands (Holland): post office box, worldwide address, mail

Netherlands (Holland): Train from Eindhoven to Amsterdam, return flight, time table
Netherlands (Holland): Train from Eindhoven to Amsterdam, return flight, time table, return trip

Netherlands (Holland): train/bus to amsterdam from eindhoven, amsterdam tourist office, amsterdam centraal
Netherlands (Holland): train/bus to amsterdam from eindhoven, amsterdam tourist office, amsterdam centraal, airport bus

Netherlands (Holland): transit visitor visa, citizens, visa
Netherlands (Holland): transit visitor visa, citizens, visa

Netherlands (Holland): fall semester study abroad!, cold weather gear, winter coats
cold weather gear, winter coats, semester study: Hello Martina, Coincidentally I have been reading about this subject recently, and as far as I know the difference is not as big as you might think. It depends on what kind of impression you want to make, or what your normal clothing style is, what you wear....

Netherlands (Holland): ferries, 9292ov nl, newcastle upon tyne
9292ov nl, newcastle upon tyne, quiet places: Hello Sandra, I can be very quick with both requests. I have no personal experiences with both so have to rely on what I know. Avoid Amsterdam hotels if you are looking for peace and quiet. (unless you are willing to fork out alot of money) try the...

Netherlands (Holland): flower market at Aalsmeer, aalsmeer flower market, 9292ov nl
aalsmeer flower market, 9292ov nl, transportation info: Hey Bill: I can t remember the hours you ll have available but the Aalsmeer flower market is happening between 7:30 and 11 AM. I went to http://www.9292ov.nl/9292ov1.asp ...a transportation info site and plugged in Schiphol treinstation and Bloemenveiling...

Netherlands (Holland): football, kroller muller museum, driving directions in europe
kroller muller museum, driving directions in europe, maps and driving directions: Greg, Actually, this is way outside of my expertise, but I think if you contact the Netherlands Board of Tourism they might be able to help you. The toll-free number is (888)GOHOLLAND. I would also check their website, at www.goholland.com. I did find...

Netherlands (Holland): General Info, restaurant resource, ambassade hotel
restaurant resource, ambassade hotel, rembrandtplein: Hey Stefani, I d say The Ambassade is in a great location. It s real close to Spui which a little plaza area with restauranrs, clubs and shopping as well as good transportation links (the #1, 2, and 5 trams). Going North and South from Spui is Kalverstraat...