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Canavan disease: Is a relatively rare, but always fatal, inherited, degenerative brain disorder that primarily affects children of eastern and central european jewish (ashkenazi) descent. It presents at three to nine months of age. Children with canavan disease cannot crawl, walk, sit or talk. ...Read more
Yes, some services: HealthTap is available to anyone in the world with internet or cellular access. Users can browse HealthTap's questions and answers, can post free questions, and get free, brief, public informational answers. A private consultation with an American doctor can be done from outside the US, but a patient would not be able to get prescribed meds, nor ordered lab tests, from the American doctor. (2017) ...Read more
Canada: See: http://wwwnc. Cdc. Gov/travel/destinations/traveler/none/canadaGet a more detailed answer ›
What concerns?: A lot of people live in cancun and eat local food without getting sick. If you are concerned, stick to bottled water and cooked foods only and avoid uncooked salads etc. ...Read more
Sorry this question: Is too vague to be able to answer. Consider providing pertinent info and re-asking. ...Read more
There are many countries that one can seek cheaper alternatives for dental care. Look at a site such as :
http://www. Patientsbeyondborders. Com/procedure/dentistry
Remember, obtaining follow up care can be much more difficult when you have your work done abroad, particularly when complications arise. ...Read more
Been in canada for two years I am not very social but now I am even scared to drive or go anywhere by myself. What do I do??
See your doctor: You may have a generalized anxiety disorder that may need to be treated with behavior therapy and possibly meds ...Read more
No "Diet", please: It sounds like yet another woman's magazine teaser for an unhealthy short-term eating plan. Please work with a nutritionist or health coach to make some lasting lifestyle modifications instead. A reasonable exercise program, reasonable low glycemic eating plan rich in nutrition and low in carbs is the best plan longterm. ...Read more
All the time: The femoral canal (canalis femoralis) is a location in the human body, so it is there all the time. The location is at the inner, front part of the groin, where the leg attaches to the body, at both the left and right groins. It is possible for some intestine to push down through a weaker spot at the top of the femoral canal and become a femoral hernia. ...Read more
Chromosome 17: Canavan's disease is an autosomal recessive inherited disease mapped to chromosome 17. This disorder falls into the family of leukodystrophies. This refers to a problem with myelin formation. Myelin is a key covering of the nerve sheaths. There is a specific enzyme aspartoacylase that is deficient. This is important in the pathway that leads to myelin formation. Patients have neurologic problems. ...Read more
Positive view: Most canadians find their system responsive, inexpensive and of good quality. They do rank higher on most categories used to measure effectiveness than does the usa. Canadian doctors are a little less positive as they have a limitation of income but I do not see a mass movement of canadian md's into the us. ...Read more
Caveat emptor: Before you spend thousands of dollars for something to perform magic on your water, and rather than trust me, take their claims to a chemistry teacher at a local junior college. The claims seem to be me to be so obviously false as to be beneath consideration. Http://skeptoid. Com/episodes/4139. ...Read more
You need: A script from a doctor cannot buy it without a script. ...Read more
Can't say but consi: Consider but if you need rehab it is something you want to do or you might not make it successful. You have to decide if this is the way you want to live your life or if this opportunity will take you in a new direction. Consider this discussion with your physicians. ...Read more
! 4 year old--Minor:
Legally, a 14 year old need not be asked permission for vaccination.
Of course, information, explanation and warning should be given to them.
The parent can make this decision.
Emancipated minors' definition in US may be different in Canada. Not familiar with that.
Please check with your doctor. ...Read more
Are there any known cases of hiv1 group N or P in USA or Canada. If so how many and where? Thanks
Trying to link-up with fittvs namiste yoga website - the omni vision productions (of canada) website. Help?
Try this: I think your problem was misspelling "namaste." I think this is the site you are looking for: http://www. Namaste. Tv/. ...Read more
What to do if I do not want to do dds! Can you please tell me if not canada which country would be better?
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If diagnosed in europe or canada. Could I use these diagnostic results in the United States for medication or diagnostics?
Yes: The decision regarding treatment will ultimately lie with your doctor. If the doc you see accepts the test results you will not need to have them repeated. ...Read more
Does a borderline positive ttg exist-my daughter is 7 and her ttg is 23. We are in canada where the ttg range is under 20.?
IgA level?: Without knowing if this is a ttg IgA antibody and if her IgA levels are normal, hard to know what to make of this. If IgA is normal and this is a ttg IgA antibody, then it's mildly positive and suggests risk for celiac sprue. She may need to see a GI doctor particularly if there's family history of celiac or she's had growth problems or other symtpoms. Cs can only be diagnosed by biopsy. ...Read more
Why is oraquick not approved in Canada? Is it unsafe to use? I was curious and used it and I'm from Canada, now I'm worried?
Oraquick: Oraquick has not been approved in C anada because it ha not undergone rigorous testing. Consequently, there is the possibility of getting false positive or negative results ...Read more
Next year I will go in Canada and I live in Romania (-6) for the first time. Are there any remedies for a possible jet lag? Thanks.
Light Therapy: Light therapy can be effective to reset circadian rhythms. Timing is important. ...Read more
Will have a vacation soon in Canada. When I return back home (+6h), what can I do to adjust quick? I will start school soon. Thanks.
Jet lag: Avoid caffeine, drink lots of water, adapt to the local time as quickly as possible. If you arrive at 6 in the morning, and it's lunch time where you are, eat lunch. Get some exercise. There are also some homeopathic remedies, valerian root and leopards bane. Enjoy your vacation! ...Read more
Y here in canada they recommend to introduce food to babies at 6 months? Any everywhere else they start at 4 months? When should I start?
How long it may take for me to recover from jet lag? Will fly soon from Romania to Canada (-6h) for a 2-3 week vacation but I don't want it ruined.
About 24-72 hours: It takes a couple of days for your body to adjust to a new time zone. Sounds like you have plenty of time to enjoy your vacation. Be safe and have fun! ...Read more
I'm 36 yrs old. We want a child. But I was clamped about 3 yrs ago or so. ..I live in nb canada. Can we and how much $. Or other way then operation?
IVF an Option: In vitro fertilization (ivf) is an option, but this is very expensive without insurance. An ivf procedure is more likely to allow a pregnancy than an attempt at a reversal of a tubal ligation which is not that successful and is also costly and a surgical procedure with more risks, etc. Best wishes. ...Read more
26yo/Pinpricks due to low D3 (4.8) after going to study in Canada, started meds 3 mos. Ago. 3 shots + 60k uprise once/mo. Do I need to check it again?
Hello, I'm 16 and I'm 6 ft 3, I have a serious probleme with Height, so is there any surgery to lost some Height, if yes, where I can do it in Canada?
Got burned pretty bad in Cancun Mexico this past week. I have very fair skins use 50spf everyday! Got burned mainly on shoulders. Scabs on shoulders?
Use polysporin (bacitracin and polymyxin): Ointment on the scabs, and from now on keep your shoulders protected from the sun. They will burn easily and be sun sensitive from now on. ...Read more