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Blueshield Of California
I need to know how to get birth control pills for free or cheap without my parents knowing. I'm 18 and insured by illinois bluecross blueshield hmo.
health department: If your insurance is paid for by your parents and you file a claim for the medication at the pharmacy, chances are they will receive an explanation of benefits listing the medications purchased. I don't advise keeping secrets from your parents. Sexual activity is part of life and should not be taboo. An honest discussion with your parents is probably better. ...Read more
Occurs: The first acute case (american trypanosomiasis) occurred in 1982 in lake don pedro, california. 2.5% of people living in the immediate area had antibodies to t. Cruzi as well as some dogs and squirrels. an estimate of the burden of chagas disease in the United States by c. Bern & s. Montgomery estimated 300, 167 trypanosoma cruzi infections in the us. ...Read more
Probably: Depends on state laws. Check with a Calif doctor. ...Read more
Politics: Perchlorate occurs naturally around the world and even on Mars. I'm concerned about many other pollutants, but not perchlorates. Human beings have been extremely high doses of the substance as the standard-of-care for several thyroid diseases for decades without any of the awful effects that activists are alleging. The studies I've read about don't even begin to suggest cause-and-effect. ...Read more
Can you tell me how I could order an OTC medication I purchased in spain for delivery to my home in california?
Can't say: Would need to know what the medication was in order to explore the issue further. ...Read more
I have a card that says state of california health access programs. What does it cover excatly? As in can I go for check ups
California health: Well, best I can offer, is this: there should be a tel number in the card. Why not dial that number and connect with someone who has information that you need. After all "your call is important to them" yes indeed! ...Read more
Mental health facili:
Plenty of government run mental health clinics for severely mentally sick people. The government mental health hospitals in all counties. Search the web.
http://ochealthinfo.com/behavioral-home [for orange county]
http://www.Sfdph. Org/dph/comupg/oservices/mentalhlth/cbhs/default. Asp [for san francisco] .... ...Read more
Thank you for taking your time to add me to your virtual practice
I don't live in California; doesn't matter
No: Doctors licensed in the state you reside will provide virtual consults for you ...Read more
Looking for a dr. In chino ca, the area anyway. Iv been on xanx sense I was 18, I moved to california not long ago but can't find a dr?
Sedating Women: Don't you think it is time to stop this dangerous, addictive drug that has not solved your problems? Fifteen years of being sedated? Kept 'calm'? Isn't it time for you to join the living and to be clear? To feel you feelings and to finally work on curing your anxiety rather than covering it up? Our medical system has not done well with prescribing mommy's little helper. Sedating is not treating. ...Read more
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Phlebotomy certification — state of california
https://secure. Cps. Ca. Gov/cltreg/pt_certinfo. Aspimportant phlebotomy certification information printable version. California phlebotomy technician certification application. Application ...
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If you don't want vaccinations, you can let the nurses know in the birthing center ahead of time. Usually they get your consent before vaccinations.
But any specific reason you want to avoid vaccination?
Vaccines prevent children from contracting harmful and life threatening illnesses. Avoiding vaccination will put your child and other children at risk of illnesses, few of which cannot be cured. ...Read more
Ask insurers: I can't advise a given plan because each insurer offers many plans that cover different things. You should ask this question to the insurance companies. However, my experience is that a plan that covers acupuncture is likely to be very expensive. It may be cheaper to get a plan that covers major medical expenses and pay for acupuncture out-of-pocket! ...Read more
Problem in and out.: As far as I know, central valley california and a high air pollution index. But if you are having difficulty breathing, then you have some underlying condition, either with your heart of lung systems, that may be exacerbated by the air you are breathing. So, get a good checkup with your internist, including blood testing, ekg, pulmonary function study. ...Read more
Not true: Psychologists are capable of making diagnoses in all states. Only psychiatrists, advanced nurse practitioners and physician assistants can prescribe medication in most states. ...Read more
See web site below: For information about this, you can check http://www.Bbs. Ca. Gov/ this site is specifically about "counselors" like social workers, clinical counselors, etc. You can also check licensure for phd psychologists, and licensure for md's and do's who are psychiatrists. ...Read more
Will I be able to get a medical marihuana card outside of california? Which other states have them?
17 states + DC: 17 states and washington dc have passed medical marijuana laws, but they vary in how they're enacting them. Each state may also have different processes. I don't at all recommend that people expose themselves to the medical and psychiatric dangers that using marijuana poses. Still, this website addresses your question: http://medicalmarijuana. Procon. Org/view. Resource. Php? Resourceid=000881. ...Read more
I have lipomas on my back and one has become painful. Can I get it removed and will california medical insurance pay for it?
I work in a public library in California. Some patrons are anti-vaxxers. Think I should get a measles booster just in case?
Headed to California in 2 days with my 2yr and 4yr olds. They haven't received MMR yet. Going to a family get together. Should I be worried?
Vaccinations mmr: Children can receive MMR vaccines usually at their 12 or 15 month visit and a booster between the ages of 4 and 6. There is a huge outbreak of measles at Disneyland recently. These are very serious diseases that are readily preventable with vaccination, usually with no or very mild side effects and NO relation to autism ...Read more
Just bought everlast womens dumbells,5kg- contain California Prop 65 Warning of cancer causing chemicals, any advice in cautionary use of them?
No: The vendor is required put such warning if a chemical is used, usually in paint. However, the chemical has likely evaporated during the time it took from manufacture to you purchasing the dumbbells. ...Read more
In california, individuals may not collect mussels to eat in summer due to worry about a couple of toxins. What do the toxins do to you?
Poison you!: Paralytic shellfish poisoning (psp) toxins and domoic acid are naturally occurring marine toxins. They are powerful nerve poisons. Mussels have caused psp outbreaks in california. You get tingling and numbness of the lips, tongue and fingertips. Later symptoms are lack of balance, lack of muscle coordination, slurred speech and problems in swallowing. Complete paralysis and death can occur. ...Read more
Any feed back about Covered California insurance? Any reason the providers discriminate this insurance compared to individual plan or group plan?
Covered California: Simple answer: poor reimbursement and too many regulations. I cannot keep providing the level of Ophthalmology care my patients need and deserve with the payments under Covered California. ...Read more
I recently vaccumed up a bunch alot of mouse droppings in garage then read online about hantavirus should I be worried. Live in california house mice?
Probably low risk: This is probably little or no risk. The way to know for sure is to contact your local health department (Stanislaus County, right? Or maybe Modesto city public health? Or CA state health dept). They'll be able to tell you if hantavirus is a problem in your area and what precautions are recommended. ...Read more
How come marajuana in illegal but in california it can be medically be prescribed for insomnia? Isn't it then legal since anyone can claim insomnia?
Your reasoning is: Convoluted. A physician needs to diagnose a condition that qualifies for medical marijuana use and then needs to make thedetermination that medical marijuana is in fact indicated as treatment. ...Read more