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What to do for bug bites itch ing all over?

What to do for bug bites itch ing all over?

See below: Use Benadryl (diphenhydramine) and Hydrocortisone 1% cream. The Benadryl (diphenhydramine) can reduce the itch and the Hydrocortisone can reduce the inflammation. ...Read more

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Ing my height and weightmy hight is 5.2. And i want to increase my heightand my weight is 42 kg which is not appropriate so please help me in increase?

Ing my height and weightmy hight is 5.2. And i want to increase my heightand my weight is 42 kg which is not appropriate so please help me in increase?

Underweight: Your body mass index, (bmi) calculates to16.9. This is considered to be underweight for a 5 foot 2 inch individual weighting 42kg. Your height depends on you age, nutrition status, hormones and genetics. Low height or short stature with better nutrition or hormone treatments. If you siblings , parents and grant partents are short, you may be genetically short as well. See your physician. ...Read more

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Can I do bodyweight lunges with an ing uinal hernia?

Can I do bodyweight lunges with an ing uinal hernia?

Maybe: If it hurts then likely a bad idea, if it is painless, this movement would not be dangerous. ...Read more

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I took misprostol before 3 days and now mifepristone but bleed ing has not yet started?

I took misprostol before 3 days and now mifepristone but bleed ing has not yet started?

Wait: If you just took the mifepristone today, then you should give it a little more time. Typically, women take the misoprostol AFTER they take the mifepristone. Typically 24 to 48 hours after the mifepristone. ...Read more

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My age is 38 and sometime while deliver ing a speech i forget the words while I am good while writing.How can I improve this.Is there any supplements?

My age is 38  and sometime while deliver ing a speech i forget the words while I am good while writing.How can I improve this.Is there any supplements?

Stage fright?: People who are anxious in front of others (such as giving a speech or other performance-type activity) can forget words or lose their place in a planned talk. Supplements like theanine may help you calm down some, but working with a psychologist might help you more. Also, low-dose propanolol (your doctor can prescribe) before your talk may help some of your anxiety symptoms. ...Read more

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Am I dying?

Am I dying?

We all are: A 3-word question with no details... well, life is short on Earth, regardless of whether a person lives 3 days, 3000 days, or 30,000 days. It is not length of one's life that matters, but the quality of the life lived. The goal is not to live a long life, but to live a good life. Even if a person makes it all the way to age 82, that's only 30,000 days. ...Read more

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I have cold?

I have cold?

Symptoms?: The most common symptoms of a cold are sneezing, running nose, congestion and scratchy throat. Additional symptoms can be coughing, headaches, mucus dripping down the back of the throat, loss of appetite and fever (in children). ...Read more

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What is asp?

What is asp?

In acupuncture an: Asp is an acupuncture semi-permanent needle. They are made in germany & come in stainless steel, gold, silver & titanium. They are used for auricular (ear) acupuncture. They are usually referred to as "asp's". ...Read more

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I have cold?

I have cold?

Cold: Tips: sore throat – gargle with warm salt water (1/2 tsp salt in 8 oz of water). Get strep test/culture if very sore. Congestion – saline nose drops or netti pot. For anti-inflammatory effect & mobilizing mucus- homemade chicken noodle soup. Hydrate- lots of water/clear broth/ add honey & a small amt. Of lemon juice to chamomile tea.. Fever/ pain – Acetaminophen / nsaid’s rest! ...Read more

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Pls help me?

Help: In order to assist you - you need to provide us with more information. Please re-ask and clarify the question that you need help with. Take care. ...Read more

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Am i dying ?

I don't know: I don't know, john. Technically, every person who is alive will die someday, yes. But unless you have been diagnosed with some untreatable illness, then no, you are not actively dying. If this is something you worry about a lot, mention it to one of your parents, a close adult friend, or a school counselor. A lot of people have these kinds of worries and you can get help to not worry so much. ...Read more

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Is it free ?

Is it free ?

Yes, this is free if: If you did not ask for premium, paid services, then this HealthTap BASIC is free. Post your question in English, with good grammar and spelling, and one or more of the thousands of volunteer doctors will answer it. They might skip repetitive questions, or ones that have too many abbreviations, or are otherwise hard to understand. (HealthTap's premium services include virtual medicine appointments) ...Read more

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