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Dr. Meng Syn Dr. Syn
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Dental bone grafting: how long to eat normally?

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Dental bone grafting: how long to eat normally?

2-3 days: Depending on how extensive the grafting was, it shoiuld heal at near the same rate as an extraction. Once the soft tissue closes, you should be pretty comfortable eating regular foods. For the first couple days, the site may be sore and the wound still open. The site will heal faster if a membrane was placed and the sutures closed the wound. ...Read more

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Bone Marrow (Definition)

Bone marrow is the flexible tissue found in the interior of bones. In humans, red blood cells are produced in the heads of long bones, in a process known as hematopoesis. On average, bone marrow constitutes 4% of the total body mass of humans; in an adult weighing 65 kilograms (140 lb), bone marrow accounts for approximately ...Read more


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How well does synthetic cow bone work to replace bone loss in gums?

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How well does synthetic cow bone work to replace bone loss in gums?

No such thing: You either have a cow bone (allograft) or synthetic bone. Cow bone usually is harder, and actually are very good bone graft material (they are more expensive than human cadaver bone and synthetic bone). Their bone structure is similar, but more dense than our bone. Upon resorption, they would be replaced by much denser bone fill. All grafting material resorp and replaced by our real bone. ...Read more

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Food to eat for fast bone healing? And foods to avoid?

No magic: Plenty of protein, enough vitamin d, vitamin c, zinc and calcium. Generally, a prudent & healthy diet as you'd do well to follow at all times. A cheap daily vitamin-and-mineral supplement might be in order as you recover from injury. You'd get the idea from the internet that food choice is the key to medical treatment -- it's not. ...Read more

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What foods can one eat to improve bone density and health in general at 50+ ?

What foods can one eat to improve bone density and health in general at 50+ ?

Dairy products: If you have been on a low intake of calcium and vitamin d (or little sunshine) you might improve bone density slightly over several years by increasing milk and yogurt intake (8oz, provides 300 mg calcium) to receive 1000 mg a day. Salmon is the best food source of vitamin d but supplements are easier to be sure you get enough (generally 1000 units daily). ...Read more

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Most healthy foods to eat when you have a tooth lost?

Most healthy foods to eat when you have a tooth lost?

Vitamin/Mineral Rich: Your body will need vitamins (especially c & b-complex) and minerals (calcium, phosphorous, zinc) to form the soft tissue and bone that needs to fill the extraction site. Fresh fruits and vegatables are good sources. Avoid chewing in the area of the extraction site and gentle rinse with water or salt water (1 teaspoon salt per 4-6 ounces of water) after eating to keep the area free of food debris. ...Read more

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How can donating bone marrow work?

Register as a Donor: You can register in any blood bank by asking about the national marrow donor program(nmdp) also called: be the match registry. It is simple to register as a potential donor by giving a sample of body cells, usually taken from inside of your cheek. Once they find your body cells match someone in need they will call you to donate your blood stem cells or marrow stem cells. ...Read more

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Is chicken bone marrow good for health ?

Is chicken bone marrow good for health ?

Yes, esp. if organic: Not only is chicken marrow healthy, but so is marrow from other bones like fish & beef, usually consumed as bone broth soups. These can improve bone & joint health, immune function etc. See www.Townsendletter.Com/febmarch2005/broth0205.Htm however, i strongly advise using bones from organic chicken to avoid hormones, antibiotics, pesticide residues & animals fed genetically modified foods. ...Read more

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Are veggies chips healthy to eat ?

Are veggies chips healthy to eat ?

Depends: If veggie chips are baked and low sodium then they would be healthier than standard fried and salted potato chips. If the veggie chips are heavily salted and deep fat fried then they would be about the same as potato chips, not that healthy. ...Read more

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Stem cell apheresis for bone marrow transplant? How does this work and is it safe? I thought bone marrow stem cells were inside your bones, so how can you collect them from your blood? Also, can your body make more bone marrow without the stem cells?

Stem cell apheresis for bone marrow transplant? How does this work and is it safe? I thought bone marrow stem cells were inside your bones, so how can you collect them from your blood?  Also, can your body make more bone marrow without the stem cells?

Most : Most bone marrow stem cells are inside you bones, some are floating around. When given a medication/natural substance called gcsf or Neupogen more stem cells are found in the peripheral blood. These can be removed by a machine that filters your blood. An IV is placed in two places, your blood is removed, filtered and returned. You are left with stem cells so you too continue to make blood. ...Read more

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Are pork kidneys healthy to eat?

Are pork kidneys healthy to eat?

Pork kidneys: Are pork kidneys healthy to eat? ANS: Yes once in a while but wash them well first or they will smell and taste like pee. Which I do not like. ...Read more

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How do bone marrow transplants work.. And would i be able to donate?

Yes you might be: You might be able to donate provided you are healthy and under the age of 45 years. Bone marrow works by providing the stem cells which are the mother cells, capable of fornming new blood cells for the recipient. ...Read more

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How do you stimulate bone marrow naturally ?

How do you stimulate bone marrow naturally ?

Hormones & mass: Your hormonal balance & muscle mass are the natural bone marrow stimulants. ...Read more

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Is there a good diet to lose weight ( basically don't want to look anorexic just healthy ) and some exercises ?

Is there a good diet to lose weight ( basically don't want to look anorexic just healthy ) and some exercises ?

Running probably: An aerobic exercise program that works on cardiovascular conditioning [ key to metabolic changes from exercise] and expends a great deal of calories will be effective with weight loss. Swimming / biking will also work well. Maintaining muscle mass is also helpful with calisthenics or weights. ...Read more

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Bone (Definition)

Bone is a living growing tissue made mostly of collagen (protein that provides soft framework) & the mineral calcium phosphate that adds strength & hardens the framework. Two types of bone are found in the body; cortical (dense compact outer layer) & trabecular (makes up inner layer, ...Read more


Bone (Definition)

Bone is a living growing tissue made mostly of collagen (protein that provides soft framework) & the mineral calcium phosphate that adds strength & hardens the framework. Two types of bone are found in the body; cortical (dense compact outer layer) & trabecular (makes up inner layer, ...Read more