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Advantages And Disadvantages Of Fermentation Food
They would die...: Unlike skeletal muscle, which is generally used for short bursts of contraction, cardiac myocytes are specialized muscle cells that do not get "fatigued". That is because they are needed to continually be contracting, if they stopped, you would die. Lactic acidosis leads to muscle fatigue. In cardiac myocytes, hypoxia or low oxygen will, in fact, lead to cardiac lactic acidosis, e.g. Heart attack. ...Read more
Can streptococcus epidermis be + or — in msa or mannitol fermentation result? Any answers appreciated!
Do people really get gut fermentation syndrome? Is it true they get drunk without drinking alcohol?
Extremely rare: I look forward to reading the scientific writeup of the current case that's making round of the media. It's not impossible and in residency read a few such cases. Historically, this has been a favorite defense by imaginative dui lawyers. ...Read more
USDA Food Guide: In 1992, the U.S. Department of Agriculture developed the Food Guide Pyramid in order to help people make healthier choices with their food ratios and proportions. This was later replaced by the Food Guide Plate in 2011, in hopes of giving consumers a better visual resource for the recommendations. The Food Guides are helpful starting points for determining your own nutritional plan. ...Read more
Food safety.: Pasteurization is a process of heating a food product to a specific temperature for a set length of time to decrease its microbial content and slow its spoilage. Milk and juice are examples of pasteurized products. The use of pasteurization has lead to huge advances in food safety, especially infant deaths due to food-borne illness. A side effect is that some vitamin & mineral content is lost. ...Read more
B12: B12 can be energizing for some people and is only in animal products. Vegetarians should consider supplementation. ...Read more
Are multi-vitamins as good as getting usual/needed nutrients from food? I take centrum advantage/pharmacy brand depending on cost.
Epiduo has two medications in it. Is there any advantage or disadvantage to using Epiduo, compared to buying the two separate medications to use?
Effort, doses, price: Epiduo is ready to use but copay can be high, using adapalene and benzoyl peroxide separately will require some effort, not sure if you can achieve the same recipe or make it worth the effort, talk to your doc about other options, I am available for second opinion if needed ...Read more
Never hear of it!: I would not recommend you to take something so strange which is not known to regular oncologists. There is no sense getting into substandard medications for cancer treatment. Ask your oncologist to guide you. ...Read more
Universal donor: The advantage is that you are a universal donor- which means you can donate your blood and the blood can be used and be given to people with different type of blood group. Which means you can do a lot of good karma. The disadvantage is that if you ever need packed red blood cell transfusion-you should only get a type o blood, which unfortunately -is not very common. ...Read more
Basically none: You can enjoy knowing that your donated unit of blood might be used in an emergency to help out somebody with A, B, or AB. Ignore anything else you may read about "special diets for O-pos people" -- this is all made up to sell books to gullible people. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have to self catheterise using a size 16 would there be any advantage or disadvantage using a larger size catheter?
Sir I Want To Know About Spider Bite Deep Information's It Is Advantage Or Disadvantage Then What About The Spider Man Movie?
Spiders don't bite: Of all the hundreds of cases I have seen where a patient reported a spider bite- on further questioning there was no actual spider seen biting the patient. Usually a carbuncle or bad folliculitis is mistaken for a spider bite. These are often MRSA or Staph infections that are localized. Good news is that they are treatable. The bad news is we cannot be like Spider-Man. Sorry to say! ...Read more
Very broad question.: As compared to what? Some individuals, although very uncommon, have acrylic allergies. Metal bases are stronger and thinner, but less easily adjusted if they cause any irritations or sores. Nylon bases are more flexible and cannot be added to or adjusted easily. Implant supported teeth are the best option. Discuss treatment options with your own dentist who knows you and your case best! ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers