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Diet depends on your medical conditions and what you want in your body. The usda food guide is a safe way to find balanced nutrition by focusing on the food groups that are most vital to our health. Seek your doctor's help to tailor a diet plan that is personalized just for you and your needs.
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Adequate sleep,: A healthy diet and appropriate exercise. Am not sure why "pregnancy" showed up on the topic tags. However, if you are pregnant, even more reason to avoid any kind of stimulant, including caffeine. A modest amount of caffeine is not harmful, but larger doses - like people using 5 hour energy four times a day - is NOT healthy. If you are having problems with alertness/concentration, see your doctor ...Read more
IPF in Europe: Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (ipf) is also called cryptogenic fibrosing alveolitis in europe. ...Read more
"Alters??: Is that your your alter ego? What are you talking about? ...Read more
Yes: Yes, as long as it doesn't look decorative only in which case it would be overlooked as a medical alert. ...Read more
Terminology: Ego states, personalities, and alters are sometimes used interchangeably. Some question whether the "alters" in did are truly separate personalities/entities existing within an individual, or whether they are simply different states ("ego states") that shift depending on outer circumstance & internal need. The change from multiple personality to dissociative identity d/o shows these questions. ...Read more
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Hallucinations: One way to know you're having an altered state of consciousness is hallucinations, especially paired with intoxication with a substance. Also one could think one has either extremely expanded powers or abilities, or much less ability or worth than usual (delusions). If having such experiences but not in the context of substance use, please see your physician for evaluation. ...Read more
By exercising early, can a pavlovian response be created linking waking-up (even w/o exercise) & a quicker awake/alert-state?
Yes: I wake up at exactly the same time every morning without a clock for my morning run. ...Read more
14weeks past exposure. Tested negative using duo combo & Alere rapid duo combo. Is it conclusive? Am why am I feeling hot when touch my body? Please reply
My husband is 34 he just got home from heb said he wasn't feeling well. Checked his vitals 142/91 p 115. his speech is a bit off but alert, suggest?
Erosion: An ulcer is an erosion of a lining (stomach lining in gastric ulcers) or the skin (in diabetic ulcers or pressure sites). All ulcers should be evaluated by your doctor as untreated ulcers will often lead to complications. ...Read more
Likely several hours: An average cup of coffee would probably keep you going for a few hours. If you drink more coffee all at once, it wouldn't keep you awake longer but would rather stimulate you more, perhaps uncomfortably so, for the same duration. ...Read more
Confusion: Altered mental status is just a medical term for "confusion" which can be caused by a multitude of things. Anything from an infection, to drugs, to electrolyte imbalances and organ failure can all cause altered mental status. ...Read more
False positives: Variability in results depends on method of test, interpretative skills, patient symptoms. It is not perfect. If gb ejection fraction is low in patient with biliary colic, chronic gall bladder disease /biliary dyskinesia probable. With acute symptoms non visualization of gb means acute cholecystitis, surgical emergency. False positives prolonged fasting, tpn, alcoholism, recent narcotic, pancreatitis ...Read more
Altered mental state: Altered mental status means that someone thinks your mind and behavior are significantly different than your usual way of being. Common causes are extreme fatigue, medications, alcohol, drugs, toxins, nervous system infections, shock, blood stream infections, diabetes crises, severe low sodium or high glucose, low oxygen, kidney failure, etc. Often you would not be aware of these changes. ...Read more