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Blood Percentage In Human Body
Need more info: You need to gather some basic information about your blood. You will learn that there are many elements in the blood and at least 3 types of blood cells. Unless you give us all these values, it is difficult to guide you further. Your family doctor can help you better. Have you been told what is wrong with your blood? Send us the results of your complete blood count (cbc). ...Read more
How much time is nicotine detectable in the human body through blood tests. Urgently need to know! Help me?
3-4 days: And that is in a regular smoker. If someone smokes only a few cigarettes a day, the cotinine may only be detectable for 1-2 days. ...Read more
Yes indeed!: In fact, exchange transfusion was the treatment of choice that saved many lives of children both with rh disease -- hemolytic disease of the newborn -- back in the bad old days. Today, all of one's plasma can be removed and replaced daily, as in treatment for goodpasture's and ttp. This is an excellent question and still very relevant. ...Read more
Not very long: People often ask this question because of concerns if they pick up or prick themselves on a dirty needle. HIV does not survive well outside the body. Once the liquid (blood, semen, vaginal fluid, etc.) it is in has dried, the virus is dead and not transmissible. So an old dirty needle, if dry, cannot transmit HIV. Other viruses such as hep b and hep c are much hardier and can survive longer. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
126: Diabetes is diagnosed with a FASTING blood sugar over 126 or a RANDOM blood sugar over 200. You need to have these abnormal readings at least twice (2 different days) for it to be diabetes. Pre-diabetes is a fasting sugar from 110 - 125 - this indicates that you are at risk for developing diabetes and you should begin diet and exercise to prevent it. ...Read more
If hiv/aids blood goes to another human body then how many days will it take to for symptoms to show?
Not for a while: There is a 3 months window before the body converts after exposure. And symptoms may not show for some time afterwards, sometimes years. ...Read more
Blood clotting: Your blood has several substances (factors) which cause clotting and several factors which inhibit clotting. Normally these are in a sort of balance and your blood does not clot unless it remains stagnant somewhere like people with certain arrhythmias, or you have an injury, or you are immobilized in bed or sometimes during a long period of sitting. ...Read more
How long can HIV virus survive outside human body in dried blood & liquid blood under normal circumstances?
HIV can be transferred through blood, semen, vaginal fluid, rectal mucus. What about other mucus in the human body, can it be transfered that way also?
Yes: Any body fluid is contagious.Get a more detailed answer ›
It doesn't: There is no direct correlation.Get a more detailed answer ›
What toxins?: Many people use the vague term "toxins" to scare u and drive u to buy their product. While there are toxic byproducts of metabloism, urea, carbon dioxide etc that your body needs to clear, it does this already (excellently) using you liver, lungs and kidneys. Most other "toxins" are imaginary. Eat healthy, drink plenty of fluids, exercise etc and don't waste your $ fighting fake toxins! ...Read more
I haven't seen: Them all. I have watched some shows which seemed accurate. ...Read more
How long thiomersal: Thiomersal does not stay in the body long enough to accmulate like other mercry and there is no build up of mercury level. So the thiomersal in the vaccines is in such small amounts and there is not much accumulation for long term to cause any harm to the children who are vaccinated with vaccines containing thiomersal in small amounts as preservatives. ...Read more
Yes: Regular coca cola has sugar and caffeine - two ingredients that cause different effects on the body. Sugar causes an Insulin surge and over time (if you drink daily in large quantities), leads to the development of Insulin resistance and diabetes. Caffeine is a stimulant which can raise the heart rate, blood pressure, and cause problems sleeping. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers