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Standards below: Current standards are: for 1st & 2nd class: distance of 20/20 & near 20/40 at 16 inches (if over age 50, at 16 & 32 in) in each eye with/without lenses and full visual field. For 3rd class, 20/40 at distance and near at 16 inches (any age). If lenses are needed, this will be noted on your faa certificate. Some color vision issues are present. See: ecfr.Gpoaccess.Gov. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
In apparent mineralocorticoid excess (ame) why isn't anti-natiuresis accompanied by hypernatremia?
Sodium and water : High or low sodium is usally a disorder of low or high free water respectively (causing concentrating or diluting effect on sodium level). In same with sodium reabsorption water follows with it and keeping the same concentration of sodium. This is how body keep us in iso-osmolar state. ...Read more
So i had stress test done it ame back ok but they said i had reversible ischemia what's that mean am i gonna die? And had 10% positives in the test
Coronary angiogram: Reversible ischemia means that when you exercise part of heart muscle is deprived of blood supply. You are not going to die, but should consult with a cardiologist to see if you need coronary angiogram. Your heart should be at resting stage. Avoid any exercise until you have the work up done. Stress test can be sometime wrong. At age 31 i dont expect you to have coronary artery disease. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
What do you advise if I'm just confused on understanding the basics of this medication, are the side effects and adverse effects the ame thing for this medication?
It's summer time and i'm always cold in the house when the air conditioner is on, and i 'm loosing hair on the head .Could it be thyroids? African ame
Possibly: Thyroid disease can cause hair thinning , weight change , and cold intolerance among other symptoms. Best to see you medical doctor for further evaluation. ...Read more
A few things: Could be a TMJ problem with bruxism. Other symptoms would include jaw joint pain. joint noises. Headaches, neck pain. if other symptoms present, see TMJ expert. Any dentist can be a TMJ expert with the proper training and experience. Most commonly, oral surgeons, prosthodontists, and orofacial pain specialists. Ask your MD, your dentist and your dental society for referrals. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Knee pain: If you can't walk or run without pain, then soccer is out. Be examined before you return to make sure it is safe for your knee. All the best. ...Read more
Have read quote by Bruce Ames that only r-lipoic-acid is effective not the s form. Many supplements use racemic mixture. Is that less/not effective?
Equally ineffective: There is no persuasive evidence that either form is beneficial for anything. ...Read more
BP definition.: The blood pressure is the resistance to blood flow through the body. The higher number is the resistance when the heart pumps, and the lower number is the resistance when the heart relaxes and fills. High BP can lead to problems with the heart, kidneys, eyes, blood vessels and brain. 95% of the time, there's no one specific cause perhaps other than genetics. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Prehypertension.: BP numbers in this range would suggest prehypertension, a harbinger of the eventual development of true high blood pressure, especially if such runs in your family. Concentrate on proper diet, regular exercise and salt restriction. If you smoke, stop. If you're stressed, relax. You can lower your BP numbers naturally if you work at it. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer