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Been having balanities frequently for about a month, unusual for me (usually infrequent as I'm uncircumsized), what are some reasons this could be?

Been having balanities frequently for about a month, unusual for me (usually infrequent as I'm uncircumsized), what are some reasons this could be?

Possible: fungal infection, friction from intercourse or oral sex, tight fitting underwear or outer clothing.Circumcision does prevent an accumulation of smegma, seen in an uncircumcised penis. Good personal hygiene, including changing cotton undergarments twice daily will help. I would seek medical attention if this is a recurring issue. ...Read more

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Can there be any medication for ross river or barmah disease?

Can there be any medication for ross river or barmah disease?

Ross River: This is caused by a virus in australia, transmitted by mosquitoes. Treatment is supportive, by keeping fever down until it takes its course. ...Read more

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Now I decide to do frenectomy thanks for all doctors who helped me and specially thanks to dr BASSMAN :)?

Now I decide to do frenectomy thanks for all doctors who helped me and specially thanks to dr BASSMAN :)?

Thanks to you: Thanks to you for your kind words for all the HealthTap Dr.'s. Good luck with the procedure and keep in touch with HealthTap. ...Read more

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I am man 28 years old I am indian worked at bahrain sea man. ...My face & body black & my head always dandruff?

I am man 28 years old I am indian worked at bahrain sea man. ...My face & body black & my head always dandruff?

Dandruff: Dandruff is a rash on the scalp that produces lots of flaking skin. It is not a dry scalp, and using pomades and oils may hide the scaling, but also may make it worse. Get dandruff shampoos like selsun and head and shoulders, and do a deep, lathering shampoo of her head and scalp, using each, every other day. You can also buy Hydrocortisone lotion 1% and rub it into the scalp and face. ...Read more

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One of my roommates missed a dose of his meds and has lost it last three days how long should we let him go? Ex he thinks he is batman right now

One of my roommates missed a dose of his meds and has lost it last three days how long should we let him go? Ex he thinks he is batman right now

Needs: To be evaluated asap. If he is having delusions or acting odd he needs to be put back on meds right away, before he gets worse. You may consider the ed if his physician is not available. Good luck! ...Read more

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What exactly is balkan nephropathy?

What exactly is balkan nephropathy?

Kidney disease: This is a type of kidney disease found in rural areas along tributaries of the danube river in the balkan countries of bosnia, bulgaria, croatia, romania, and serbia. Although the exact cause is still being investigated, it is now though that it is related to consumption of certain herbs containing aristolochic acid. ...Read more

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What vaccinations are needed to fly to the Bahamas?

What vaccinations are needed to fly to the Bahamas?

Travel vaccinations: Details on travel vaccinations recommended by the CDC can be found here:
http://wwwnc. Cdc. Gov/travel/destinations/traveler/none/the-bahamas

Discuss with your doctor if you should receive any additional vaccinations. ...Read more

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Is alcohol at 8 pints a day more toxic bthan 20 mg of dianabol daily?

Is alcohol at 8 pints a day more toxic bthan 20 mg of dianabol daily?

Both are toxic: Both are toxic in different ways. Dianebol is an anabolic steroid. It can lead to reduced sperm count, shrinkage of the testicles, and enlargement of the breasts, hair loss and liver disease. Alcohol is directly toxic to the liver and brain and can cause hepatitis, cirrhosis, mental slowing, depression and death. Recommended maximum use of alcohol for men is 2 drinks daily. ...Read more

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My sister is going to the Bahamas in two weeks. What vaccinations should she make sure she has gotten or had boosted before she goes? Thanks.

My sister is going to the Bahamas in two weeks. What vaccinations should she make sure she has gotten or had boosted before she goes? Thanks.

Check CDC First: Always Check the CDC Website for the latest recommendations before Foreign Travel

http://wwwnc. Cdc. Gov/travel/destinations/list

For the Bahamas specifically check

http://wwwnc. Cdc. Gov/travel/destinations/traveler/none/the-bahamas? S_cid=ncezid-dgmq-travel-single-001 ...Read more

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What vaccines do you need to go to the Bahamas?

What vaccines do you need to go to the Bahamas?

Up to date on routin: CDC Recommends that you make sure you are up to date on your routine vaccinations which include
MMR
DTP
Polio
Varicella
And yearly Flu Vaccine
But you do not need any documentation or a doctors certificate
Recommendations are for your own good ...Read more

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What is the foodborne illness red tide? Bama jam?

What is the foodborne illness red tide? Bama jam?

Algae Blood: Red tide refers to an algal bloom that accumulates rapidly some associated with the production of natural toxins, depletion of dissolved oxygen or other harmful effects, generally described as harmful algal blooms. Humans can become seriously ill from eating oysters and other shellfish contaminated with red tide toxin. Not all are red and not all vary with the tides. ...Read more

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Got a rush on hand. I am binman. What's could be?

Got a rush on hand. I am binman. What's could be?

Can't tell: Keep the hand clean on the job with both a cotton glove and a rubber glove. See your physician for a diagnosis. Good luck! ...Read more

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Can you tell me about bahma forest virus had head cold type symptoms as well?

Can you tell me about bahma forest virus had head cold type symptoms as well?

Barmah Forest virus: Barmah Forest virus infection is non-fatal. It is transmitted via mosquito bites. Symptoms can include: fever, chills, headache, muscle aches, rash, lethargy
& Joint swelling, stiffness.
REF: http://www. Health. Nsw. Gov. Au/Infectious/factsheets/Pages/barmah_forest_virus_infection. Aspx ...Read more

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My girlfriend has an open wound and she dipped it in the ocean in the Bahamas is she gonna get sick?

My girlfriend has an open wound and she dipped it in the ocean in the Bahamas is she gonna get sick?

Most likely Not: However that depends upon the type of wound and what she is doing to treat it. It also depends upon where the wound is on the body. Make sure to clean and disinfect the wound after going in the water. Start with simple soap and water, follow with an antiseptic treatement from the pharmacy (avoid iodine/betadine) and then clean dressing. If she gets fever, redness, swelling, wound looks bad, go2 ER. ...Read more

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Just got back from a trip to the bahamas. I got very sick in the airport. Now I am home, shivers, di?

Just got back from a trip to the bahamas. I got very sick in the airport. Now I am home, shivers, di?

Can be anything: While traveler's diarrhea is high on the air with people who have traveled outside of the us, general symptoms such as fever, chills, muscle aches may very well be attributed to a more banal cause such as flu or another viral infection. If your symptoms are more gastrointestinal in nature - nausea/vomiting, diarrhea, abdominal pain, stool studies may be something to consider. Seeing doctor is must. ...Read more

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My girlfriend has an open wound and she dipped it in the ocean in the Bahamas is she gonna get sick?

My girlfriend has an open wound and she dipped it in the ocean in the Bahamas is she gonna get sick?

Wound care: Not necessarily. Keep the area clean with warm water and soap. The ocean is notoriously filled with bacteria though, so keep a good eye on it. If it looks like it's getting infected, get it evaluated immediately. Signs of infection include warmth, redness, and increased drainage. ...Read more

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What is best way to treat a spreading rash, contracted 7 days ago from a mangrove tree in the bahamas?

What is best way to treat a spreading rash, contracted 7 days ago from a mangrove tree in the bahamas?

Steroid pills,: Antihistamines (benadryl) and perhaps antibiotics are needed if there's suspicion of infection. See a dr there asap before it gets worse. Take care! ...Read more

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I'm struggling w/ cough & cold for 2 weeks now & I started having headaches & diarrhea. Am I showing symptoms for mers-cov? I came from uae & bahrain.

I'm struggling w/ cough & cold for 2 weeks now & I started having headaches & diarrhea. Am I showing symptoms for mers-cov? I came from uae & bahrain.

Not MERS: Typically mers gets much worse after 1 week. If you had it you'd be much sicker. Common things happen commonly and it's much more likely you have a normal viral illness. Consider going to the doctor if you are not better in a week. ...Read more

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I have balanities I have got cream for it but my girlfriend is getting a stinging pain in the vagina after sex will this be causing it?

I have balanities I have got cream for it but my girlfriend is getting a stinging pain in the vagina after sex will this be causing it?

Yeast infection?: Balanitis is often yeast (thrush), especially in uncircumcised men. Vaginal yeast is common and a frequent cause of vaginal itching, irritation, etc. So it seems likely you and your partner are sharing a yeast infection, not uncommon in sex partners, although not considered an STD. She should see her doc; or maybe try an OTC vaginal yeast treatment. But for sure get care if no better 3-4 days. ...Read more

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My boyfriend has some dark and light spots he says that it itches and is spreading someone told me it was overgrowth of yeast backan chest?

My boyfriend has some dark and light spots he says that it itches and is spreading someone told me it was overgrowth of yeast backan chest?

Tinea Versicolor: Tinea versicolor is a rash that occurs after the normal skin yeasts, pityrosporum orbiculare or pityrosporum ovale, transform to a pathogenic form and turn off melanin-producing cells in the skin. Because the yeast inhabits the top layer of the skin, topical antifungal medications are very effective. If the rash is extensive, oral antifungal medications may be needed. ...Read more

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My girlfriend has a cute in her foot and she's in the Bahamas would she still be able to go swimming in the ocean or no?

My girlfriend has a cute in her foot and she's in the Bahamas would she still be able to go swimming in the ocean or no?

Yes with caution: Ocean water contains bacteria and many microorganisms. There is potential for infection. If the wound is large and open I recommend not to swim. If it's a small cut just make sure it is cleaned well after swimming and covered with an antibiotic ointment. ...Read more

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