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where and how does gas affect the body

A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Gentry
19 years experience Gastroenterology
Gas production: I am assuming flatus and burping, the gas has to be produced by one of three things: 1. Activity by bacteria usually in colon multiple u tube videos s ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Mosolf
24 years experience Pediatrics
Not sure: What do you mean by gas water? Do you mean simethicone? If so the answer is that it is safe and somewhat helpful in easing gas pain and bloating in th ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
This link may help U: http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/world-history/what-is-tear-gas-and-what-are-its-effects-9670302.html
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
eyes: Tear gases are irritants with some acidic components causing striking irritation and tear secretion in response to the irritation. They are not dissi ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael H. T. Sia
30 years experience Pediatrics
See below: It's a bacteria found in water & soil. Infected animals may also serve as sources. It may infect many different sites, such as the brain or spinal cor ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Kuhn
36 years experience Bariatrics
Keeps it Acid: The stomach cells keep producing hydrochloric acid (hcl) to keep the ph about 2-3. When you eat food, the vagus nerve triggers the stomach cells to s ... Read More
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A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Royal
31 years experience Holistic Medicine
Depends on person.: It varies between individuals depending on the health of one's digestive system, which requires adequate stomach acid, small intestine enzymes, and go ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Rothman
34 years experience Internal Medicine
Antiinflammatory : Cortisol is a very important anti-inflammatory hormone secreted by your adrenal cortex. It is natures prednisone. Too little cortisol can manifest a ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
Steroids are diouble: They cut both ways. We use them for brain swelling from any cause especially if there is tumor in the brain. But steroids have bad side effects like, ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
31 years experience Internal Medicine
Very very much: You can think of the mind /brain as the headquarter and the rest of the body as some kind of branches . What ever is happening in the rest of the body ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rifat Naghmi
45 years experience Internal Medicine
Gas bubble: It is confined to the gastrointestinal tract. Contrary to several myths, it does not travel to your chest or brain!!
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Ein
47 years experience Infectious Disease
Excrete it: Piperacillin is excreted from the body in the urine by the kidneys and in the bile by the liver. With normal kidney function 1/2 of the drug is excre ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Cardiac angina: Is generated through demand supply mismatch due to narrowed/ diseased coronaries, heart arteries. Atherosclerosis is the most common cause.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Opsahl
42 years experience Fertility Medicine
Stomach Basics: The stomach is a large sac located just below your diaphragm at the end of a tube called the esophagus which connects your mouth to the stomach. The s ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Simon Rosenberg
45 years experience Dentistry
About 24 Hours: Food is broken down by chewing & digestive enzymes in mouth & swallowed down esophagus to stomach where more enzymes & acid chemically break it down f ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Holly Maes
35 years experience Pediatrics
Formaldehyde/vaccine: First, not all vaccines contain formaldehyde. The ones that do have very tiny amounts that the body is able to metabolize. Possibly to your surprise, ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Carson
28 years experience Internal Medicine
No: Kidney function does not directly affect the ability of Insulin to be absorbed through the skin. Patients whose kidneys disease causes a lot of protei ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cayce Jehaimi
20 years experience Pediatric Endocrinology
Kidney: Calcitriol is the active form of vitamin d and is formed in the kidneys. Among its functions is transport of calcium through the gut wall hence why pe ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Ho
Dr. Andrew Ho answered
29 years experience Psychiatry
Why?: It is highly toxic. Please do not ingest or inject it. Your body will be damaged by it. It causes tissue damage on contact. You can read about it ... Read More
A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Physiology: You are asking us a question that would take a whole textbook to answer. This forum is not designed to teach you science or provide you with a whole t ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Goldie
47 years experience Pediatric Neurology
Like anyone else.: Head injury will alter brain function. Some will recover more quickly than others. Each patient must be assessed by age, severity of injury, pre-exi ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
All systems: All systems are eventually affected by thc as well as all other medications that are taken chronically.
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
38 years experience General Surgery
See below: The small intestine is the primary absorptive surface to allow nutrients to enter the blood stream for your nutrition. The colon or large intestine pr ... Read More

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