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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Unlikely: Probably not. Why don't you just not drink alcohol.
A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Easy to explain: It makes you sweat more and move less while sleeping. I'm glad you're eager to make a change. You're still young and probably vigorous. Head down to t ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Feinberg
47 years experience Psychiatry
Not my field, sorry: This question is outside of my area of expertise. I would ask a dermatologist.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: Acne, skin rash, and itching are among the possible side effects listed for antabuse (disulfiram). If such rashes occur, one can return to the doctor ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keith Ramsey
35 years experience Adolescent Medicine
Yes both: The sun can cause a reaction called polymorphic light eruption and sunburn. Water can cause the skin to lose moisture and that can cause eczematous r ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Boris Ripa
35 years experience Pediatrics
No: But if you get secondary skin infection, thereis a possibility.
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bradford Patt
34 years experience Facial Plastic Surgery
Yes in severe cases: Sunburn if severe can cause a systemic reaction which can lead to an acute illness such as feverish feeling, dehydration, and fainting. It is importa ... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kenton Zehr
31 years experience General Surgery
Not per se: One cannot get a hernia from drinking alcohol. But passing out under the influence increases the risk for aspiration of stomach contents into the trac ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Rosacea.: Rosacea is a common cause for red face. Avoiding excessive heat , stress, alcohol , and possibly spicy foods may minimize it. For more troublesome ca ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stanley Lightfoot
57 years experience Pathology
See blow: The rash is caused by the viral particles living there in the skin.
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Carter
29 years experience Allergy and Immunology
No: There are reported cases of verified allergy to caffeine.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
No: They are not related.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
No: Shingles occurs when the virus which causes chickenpox stays in your body in the nerve endings permanently and reactivates as herpes zoster (shingles) ... Read More
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Infections: Yes. Of course. Any infection can cause a reaction of fever.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Herpes : Herpes is not easy to catch. It has to be skin to skin or fluid to skin carrying the virus. It is not transmitted by towels, toilet seats etc. Hope ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Kissing disease: Many viral & bacterial infections could be passed through kissing. Mononucleosis is often called the kissing disease as this is quite easy to transmit ... Read More
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dariush Saghafi
32 years experience Neurology
Question correct?: Your question sounds as if you believe that by not taking a dose of Lamictal you will break out into a rash. That is not correct. The rash is produced ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arthur Heller
42 years experience Gastroenterology
Unlikely, but yes: Hepatitis b and c are spread by blood (hiv too). If roommate has hep, nicked self with razor, didn't clean it, you used it, got nicked, and got expose ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
56 years experience Dermatology
No: Dog herpes does not like you and will not infect you.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Lortscher
12 years experience Dermatology
Yes: Have a fan on you while you sleep. Don't take hot showers. Some people use cooling / menthol lotions like Sarna.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yun Tran
Dr. Yun Tran answered
15 years experience Family Medicine
Define blood infexn: When we say blood infection we are usually talking about sepsis, when the infection gets into your blood stream and your body is mounting a severe def ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mary Efremov
42 years experience Internal Medicine
Depends: Body fluids of the hiv-infected person have the virus. Sharing or contacting body fluids poses risk of HIV tranmission. Get tested. Practice safe sex. ... Read More
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Headache: Yes you can get a headache from not eating.
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