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Unracked a barbell, stood in the squat position-it felt like a giant nerve around clavicle moved. Now have collar bone pain and muscle tightness..

Unracked a barbell, stood in the squat position-it felt like a giant nerve around clavicle moved. Now have collar bone pain and muscle tightness..

Get checked: Sounds as if you injured either a muscle or nerve in the area. An exam with a possible EMG with x-ray studies would help diagnosis what is likely. Good luck. ...Read more

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My dogs flea collar has flea medicine on it if I touch it and it gets absorbed in my skin will it make my BC less effective?

My dogs flea collar has flea medicine on it if I touch it and it gets absorbed in my skin will it make my BC less effective?

The amount of flea: medicine you would absorb by touching collar with your hand would be minute and your hands have a thick top layer so little gets absorbed, i certainly wouldn't worry about BC ...Read more

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Can you get raccoon roundworms from touching a dog collar laying in the dirt? We only had one coon and that's because he was trapped in our garage.

Can you get raccoon roundworms from touching a dog collar laying in the dirt? We only had one coon and that's because he was trapped in our garage.

Roccoons Roundworms: Acc to CDC, the worms develop in the raccoon intestine, produce millions of eggs that are passed in the feces. Eggs that are excreted by raccoons are not immediately infectious, must develop in the environment for 2 to 4 weeks, after which the eggs are able to cause infection. Eggs can survive long time. If contact was slight, chances of contacting dis is slim, but if symptoms develop, get checke ...Read more

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Is it possible to fly wearing a aspen collar?

Is it possible to fly wearing a aspen collar?

Aspen collar/flying: It is best to ask the neurosurgeon, as it depends on reason for the Aspen collar and if after surgery/fracture Call the neurosurgeon today. ...Read more

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Are there any health risks from wearing cat flea collars?

YES !!! if it is a: Human wearing the collar. They are not effective on humans and the chemicals they contain can cause illness. ...Read more

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What does tingling pain in top left chest just below collar mean?

What does tingling pain in top left chest just below collar mean?

Usually nothing: A little cutaneous nerve is irritated by something quite unknown to modern man or doctor...seriously, not kidding. There's really nothing anybody will pin down for you on something like that with such little information except the fact, this is most likely insignificant. If things progress to shortness of breath, chest heaviness, or something really important drink H2O & Cheer on the CAVS tonight. ...Read more

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Saw picture of flea bite on human but couldn?T have them. Cat wears collar?

Saw picture of flea bite on human but couldn?T have them. Cat wears collar?

See below: The cat collar only kills them when they wander up to the eyes or mouth to get a drink...From the fluid from the tear ducts or saliva. ...Read more

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