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Please explain the procedure for advanced neuro modulation system? How it works? Success rates?

Please explain the procedure for advanced neuro modulation system? How it works? Success rates?

ANS system: I think you are referring to spinal cord stimulation. Basically its the placement of fine wires with metal contacts into the spine. This is connected to a generator that provides a fine current. The idea is to produce a tingling feeling in an area of pain in order to reduce or control the pain severity. There are 3 companies and the devices work differently. ...Read more

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What's a good resource for trace elements and heavy metal toxicity?

What's a good resource for trace elements and heavy metal toxicity?

Be VERY careful: Most of the outfits offering "heavy metal testing" are scams, charging outrageous prices for"tests" intended to get you to buy their nutritional supplements, have your fillings removed, and generally suck you into a expensive racket. They exude warmth and this is the one thing that may make you feel better. ...Read more

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Is whipple's disease usually deadly?

Is whipple's disease usually deadly?

No, but must dx & rx: Whipples disease is a very rare condition, often found in middle age men, that is also called lipodystrophy. It a bacterial-caused disease that leads to malabsorption of mostly fats and certain sugars into the bloodstream. It will lead to nutritional deficiencies among other problems. Need rx with antibiotics, usually at least a year, herbs and supplements. If left untreated, it can be fatal. ...Read more

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I have this deep pimple like thing on my butt cheek. On pantypanty line and very painful. Pic on profile.Had white top, popped, bloody white pus.

I have this deep pimple like thing on my butt cheek. On pantypanty line and very painful. Pic on profile.Had white top, popped, bloody white pus.

Boil (abscess): You're probably describing a boil or minor skin abscess (pocket of pus). As long as it's drained, you should be fine. But watch out for any surrounding redness or worsening pain. Obviously fevers, sweats & chills are a bad sign. If possible, take a ball point pen to the area & make a tight circle around it. Then date & time it for comparison later. If redness extends beyond, then you need 2 go 2er. ...Read more

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Pain in right abdomen and flank back. Hurts worse at night. Have had tons of tests/scans/images (in profile). What could it be?

Pain in right abdomen and flank back. Hurts worse at night. Have had tons of tests/scans/images (in profile). What could it be?

You tweaked your back: . If all of your tests are normal. If there is nothing broke. If there is nothing abnormal in your laboratory. If all your lab and x-ray are normal I suggest you see either a chiropractor or a good doctor of osteopathic medicine. Sometime you can just get manipulated, straightened out, and everything goes away. ...Read more

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What is the safety profile of nanoparticles ingredients in beauty products?

What is the safety profile of nanoparticles ingredients in beauty products?

Nanoparticles: The concern is whether the nanoparticles can be absorbed through the skin an into the blood streamthey are not consideredto be a safety risk. ...Read more

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What is advanced ms?

What is advanced ms?

See below: This discription likely reflects progressive stage disease with an accumulation of neurological disability. ...Read more

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What is a biophysical profile?

What is a biophysical profile?

Testing: A bpp (biophysical profile) is a test that your doctor performs to assess the health of your baby. It involves using an ultrasound in the third trimester to measure your baby's movements, muscle tone, breathing as well as the amount of fluid around your baby. Bpps are often used for surveillance of high risk pregnancies including diabetes, lupus, hyperthyroidism, preeclampsia, or twins. ...Read more

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