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Normally: Most people return to a normal life afterward. ...Read more
CHF: Used to be 50% 3 year survival but with modern therapy its lots better, maybe 75% 3 year survival. ...Read more
Widely variable: Overall about 60% are dead in ten years, 80% on 20 years but 10% are long-term survivors; there are no cures. A lot depends on the genetics of your lesion. Here's the best article http://bloodjournal. Hematologylibrary. Org/content/113/23/5727? sso-checked=1 ...Read more
Barrett's not cancer: You have to remember that Barrett's esophagus is not cancer. It's a precursor to cancer, and if left untreated will become cancer, but it's not cancer. So, if you go for your endoscopies regularly and get the areas of Barrett's treated adequately and completely when they appear, it should not affect your life expectancy. ...Read more
What's the average time a person can live with advanced pancreatic cancer? Treatment for 5 months. No more chemo for last 3mnts. New bile duct block.
Prognosis poor: Unresectable pancreatic lesions with metastasis respond temporarily to Gemzar+ Abraxane for several months. Process enhanced with hyaluronidase enhancing response for several more months. With no treatment progression takes place. Bile duct block needs stenting otherwise jaundice destroys liver. New immunotherapeutic trials targeting mutated MUC5ac ongoing at several large centers. ...Read more
Different in G and B: Girls can start pubertal development with breast budding as early as 8 years old. On average, they start around 10-11, sometimes 12. No breast budding by 13 is considered delayed. In boys, testes may start enlarging by age 9 years old. On average, they start around 11-12 years old, sometimes 13. No testicular enlargement by age 14 is considered delayed. ...Read more
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Report it: The average person who suspects a child is being abused can most help by reporting the suspected behavior to the police or to local protective services, usually a branch of your Health Department. Physically intervening without assistance also puts YOU in danger, and increases the risk that the family will flee the area. ...Read more
Nutritional needs: This one is really too big for 400 characters. But everyone needs the 3 basic nutritional fuels: proteins, carbohydrates, and healthy fats in sufficient supply for body maintenance. Also plenty of water daily. For more involved information than can be supplied in this small space, please see: http://www. Cdc. Gov/nutrition/everyone/basics/. ...Read more
There no recommended amount. Caffeine is not needed for healthful living. Moderate intake is not known to cause harm. Most people can take about 300 mg or about 3 cups of coffee. You need to see what you can tolerate, as higher doses may cause rapid heart rate, disturbance of sleep and excessive urination. See this site for more info.
http://www. Webmd. Com/balance/caffeine-myths-and-facts. ...Read more
Usually 8 hrs: You have an internal body clock that knows how much sleep you need. For most adults it is 8 hours. Studies show that the average adult gets 6-61/2 hrs at most and sleep deprivation is a problem and adds together. If you do not get enough sleep routinely over time studies show a definable relation to function in jobs and relationships. If not sleeping, seek help. ...Read more
While this number for total cholesterol is slightly high, more importantly is the breakdown as to how high your LDL and HDL are.
You may have an unusually high HDL which is typically more protective, but may result in a higher total cholesterol number.
The goal range for cholesterol depends on your underlying medical conditions, and is primarily based on LDL levels. ...Read more
Depends: A healthy weight loss would be an average of one to two pounds a week. Some people lose alot more in the beginning. ...Read more
Could a person's creativity get affected? I can't be creative like an average person? Can meditation help this?
It can be: By a number of ailments. It's important to review this with your physician, if you don't have an organic abnormality/problem with your body, there is an off chance that problems like ADHD could be at play. Remember, these types of diagnosis require an in depth evaluation by a care provider. But are you sure that you're not as creative as the average person, you may be underestimating yourself. ...Read more
My friend has an emergency intracardiac injection in her purse. Can an average person be properly trained to use it?
Needs clarification: It is unlikely anyone has an :intracardiac injection in their purse because there is no value to injecting medicines into the heart itself for the most part. What many people have is an Epipen (epinephrine) which allows people with severe allergies to give themselves a dose of Epinephrine and stop or limit a severe allergic reaction. It is given into a muscle, often the thigh. It is easy to use, even kids learn. ...Read more
Yes: Most people who use the gym are motivated to get in shape but having someone there to teach you how to do all exercises correctly and help you focus on weak areas is important. Setting goals with a trainer and having them push you to reach your goals is worth the money if you are already devoting precious time in the gym. You should make the time there as beneficial as possible. ...Read more
35-40 grams per day: 35-40 grams per day.Get a more detailed answer ›
6-7 hrs: 6-7 hours, getting to bed between 10-11pm. ...Read more