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Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
0.86%: The figures from 1999 to 2006 in us are 13100 deaths, that means 0.86%.

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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Byron Law-Yone
55 years experience Psychiatry
6.9 per 100,000: This is the nimh figure for 2007.
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hilary Petersel
18 years experience Pediatrics
Resting HR?: It is in the upper limit of normal if this is a resting HR. If this is after walking around, then it would be better. The normal range of HR is 60-1 ... Read More
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Dr. Melissa Gowans
21 years experience Pediatrics
No: Normal resting heart rate is given as a range (60 - 100 beats per minute).
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
28 years experience Pediatrics
See below: Better education and awareness of teenage pregnancy and its consequences. Freer access to otc birth control methods.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
73 years experience Preventive Medicine
They may!: With the modern undisciplined view so often held by adolescents, cheerleaders may well evoke sexual stimulation and thoughtless action. This is not to ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
73 years experience Preventive Medicine
Disciplined: It is the job of parents and school to provide old fashioned discipline, not the pediatrician's job. It is all part of the decadence that is creeping ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Two main factors: There is some evidence in a delay of sexual activity in some population groups while in others the use of dependable birth control methods is up.
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alfredo Garcia
56 years experience Pediatrics
Sex education: Like any topic, education is the best treatment for ignorance. Cheers to you for believingt that sex education is a "good way" to prevent teen pregnan ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
VBH?: If you are describing female breasts that have grown very large, uncomfortably so, and are tender and/or reddened, then you are not alone. The unfort ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Chest pain: Your chest pain may be brought on by a rapid heart rate ( tachycardia)The rapid heart may in turn be caused by anxiety and or stress

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