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Does being on disability mean i´m disabled?

Does being on disability mean i´m disabled?

Disability: Disability is both a legal and medical condition. There are plenty of disabled people who do great things every day at work. ...Read more

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How could i tell when lithium starts working?

How could i tell when lithium starts working?

For BPD: thium is a medication that works in the brain to treat bipolar disorder. It is approved for the treatment of bipolar disorder and acute mania. Bipolar disorder involves episodes of depression and/or mania. A depressive episode, or depression, occurs when a person experiences several of the following symptoms at the same time: "low" or depressed mood (e.g., sad, empty, tearful), decreased interestt ...Read more

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What is the best way to continue working out?

What is the best way to continue working out?

Dont overdo it: The key is to be consistent if you sustain an injury you will not be able to exercise for awhile i believe in hard/ easy days for exercise ie/ after a hard workout, do a very mild workout the next day to allow for recovery. ...Read more

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My BPM is 204bpm while working out, what to do?

My BPM is 204bpm while working out, what to do?

Max HR = 220 - age: Maximum heart rate should generally stay below 220 - age, or 174 for a 46 year old. Decrease intensity of exercise as you approach the maximum rate. ...Read more

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What can I do to be an advocate for the disabled?

What can I do to be an advocate for the disabled?

Speak Up...: As an 'advocate' i find the best advice is to be a voice for those whose voice gets lost. Assist and be supportive in any way that you can; but continue to be proactive in your support and never be fearful of taking it to the next level. As long as you have someone's best interests at heart you will never be faulted for your 'advocacy' and for doing the right thing. ...Read more

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Could i be successful without working at the big 4?

Big 4?: Big 4 Holiday Parks? Big 4 Auditing firm? Big 4 Restaurant? I don't have a clue what you are talking about. Try clarifying and re-asking. Thanks. ...Read more

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What do we look for in terms of if the meds are working?

It depends: It depends on the medication in question, please provide specific medication name so we can help you. ...Read more

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What should I look for in a support worker for the disabled?

What should I look for in a support worker for the disabled?

Compassion and....: Compassion and competency. It depends what disability you are referring to: physical, mental or emotional? You want to make sure your worker is licensed and has good references, also that they have taken care of someone with this particular problem before. You could check with your local DSS for references and referral to local resources. ...Read more

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I don't know what to eat while i'm working. Any healthy suggestions?

I don't know what to eat while i'm working. Any healthy suggestions?

?: Working and eating at the same time is never healthy. You need to take a break from work. Your meal needs to provide enough calories and nutrients to fuel your brain and body for optimal performance. I do an organic protein shake with hemp seeds and zija or Alpha sun (vit/min) added; takes two minutes; when i don't have time to sit down and eat. ...Read more

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I have Ed, i have tried many different things nothing is working what else can i do.

I have Ed, i have tried many different things nothing is working what else can i do.

Erectile dysfuncion: ED, or erectile dysfunction, can be caused by many different ssues. What to do about ED starts with finding out why you have it. It coukd be from an underlying medical issue such as low testerone, high blood pressure or diabetes. Start with good exam with your doctor including lab work If nothing can be found there are several options to treat ED. ...Read more

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How do you know androgel is working?

How do you know androgel is  working?

Symptoms and labs: If you are using AndroGel for treatment of low t, your symptoms should improve as you use the medications. It is important to recheck your hormone levels, to include estrogen, to make sure your hormones are going the right direction. Good luck. ...Read more

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How fast does benedryl start working?

How fast does benedryl start working?

Half an hour or so: Syrup and chewable, 15-20 minutes. The capsules a little longer. A shot, even shorter. ...Read more

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How can I keep my head clear while working?

How can I keep my head clear while working?

Focused: During work I am sure your mean focused; a clear mind would be unproductive. Having a clean, organized workstation will assist in a focused mind. High protein and free fatty acids (omega 3, 6, 9) as well as vitamin/mineral supplementation helps the brain to overcome add and remain focused. Essential oils of citrus are effective. See my website www.Medac4u.Com. ...Read more

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How do I manage the stress of being disabled?

How do I manage the stress of being disabled?

Stress: Joining a support group with other people with your same disability can be very helpful as well as individual psychotherapy. Best. ...Read more

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How can I avoid headlice working in a nursery?

How can I avoid headlice working in a nursery?

Repel lice: Keeping your hair tight in a bun or ponytail, or covered with a wrap can help reduce exposure. Additionally, shampoos containing tea tree oil can help repel them. ...Read more