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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
Maybe: Depending on how much urine he is still able to make...he may get away with it. Or he may become fluid overloaded in his lungs and be unable to breath ... Read More

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A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Liu
Dr. David Liu answered
18 years experience Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Potentially lifelong: The duration of dialysis is dependent on the reason that one starts dialysis. If the reason is chronic kidney disease, the dialysis if lifelong, unle ... Read More
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Dr. Steve Montoya
46 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
0ne to thirty days: 1 to 30 days.
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jared Fialkow
Specializes in Nephrology and Dialysis
Dialysis: It depends on many factors. The cause of end stage renal disease, the cardiovascular status of the patient, the age of the patient, other illnesses. ... Read More
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Dr. Laura McMullen
20 years experience Pediatrics
As : As long as there have been no changes in your stool pattern or stools such as diarrhea, constipation or bloody stools, then it is completely healthy. ... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
YES: viral infections are prone to relapse.
A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Yes it is ok: You it is ok aslong as you are on the diet most of the time.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Berman
13 years experience Clinical Psychology
Possible: If porn is causing you problems at work (e.g. You aren't getting your work done or you are wasting the company's time looking at porn) and/or in your ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Brian Badman
24 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Probably not: I would first error on the side that there is nothing natural about a shot that gives you five hours of energy. Its essentially a caffeine shot. As ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nicholas Mexas
22 years experience Internal Medicine
It depends: Self monitoring of your blood sugar at home is a very important part of managing your diabetes. The frequency of monitoring varies however depending h ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Katz
25 years experience Pediatrics
No issues: There would be no adverse effects as compared to a regular diet for 1 week.
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Lin
Dr. James Lin answered
50 years experience Urology
Here are some...: Why don't you get rid of coke drink and see as the 1st step of sensible action of care? Coke is a caffeine-containing beverage; water + caffeine toget ... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Douglas Chang
20 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Yes: The more the better.
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
GI Transit time...: ...is improved with exercise, but many other factors alter the rapidity of food moving through your gut, as well the volume & frequency of stoolin ... Read More
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A 73-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
25 years experience Ophthalmology
You will not get any: sleep & be up all night if U drink that much after work! Unless U work on graveyard shift. UR kidneys will accommodate the increase load quickly o ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Chan Hwang
26 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Diabetes?: You could have a bladder problem, but a much more common situation is diabetes mellitus. See your doctor to get a history and physical examination as ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
56 years experience Endocrinology
Safe to stop EtOH: Probably but discuss with your Dr. Will not likely be easy though. Good luck.
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Zafar Khan
57 years experience Urology
Premature ejaculatio: Premature ejaculation is a vexing codition and may persist. It is not considred a disease, rather a learned reflex( pavlovian). Some traements suggest ... Read More
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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Arnoult
24 years experience Family Medicine
No: Do not take anti-depressant pills half a dozen at a time! If you are afraid to tell your GP about this perhaps you need to go to a different one that ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steve Springer
23 years experience Family Medicine
Sugar: You may be fluctuating the amount or type of carbohydrates you are taking in. If you get much of your fiber from fruits, the sugar involved would lik ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Connie Topliff
27 years experience Family Medicine
If your measurements: Are accurate & you're drinking 80+ oz water per day & only urinating 0-2 times per day (average volume per void is 8oz), the remaining water has to be ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeff Blixt
23 years experience Addiction Medicine
With support!: One day at a time takes patience, acceptance, forgiveness, etc. Big jump to make for people who are used to quick results from alcohol. Try aa meeting ... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clifford Gevirtz
39 years experience Anesthesiology
Wounds healed: Your wounds should be totally healed by then. Why don't you want to return to work? The vast, vast majority are back to work within 2 to 3 weeks.
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience Geriatrics
Yes & maybe: Even just one cigarette a day can be harmful as it causes immediate decrease in blood flow. That doesn't consider all cancer causing stuff you inhale ... Read More
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