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I would like to perform the salt water flush. Is the method effective? Is celtic sea salt® brand fine ground non-iodized sea salt?
I eat Celtic Sea Salt and Redmond Real Salt and have low blood pressure and its normal I think only table salt that is processed is bad for us! Do you?
Salt is Salt: Salt is NaCl (Sodium Chloride). The other "salts" contain various amounts of other minerals like magnesium, potassium and others. This affects their taste not their function. "Processed" salt sometimes contains Iodine. Any salt is not "bad" for us. It is actually a necessary nutrient. Excessive salt can be harmful for some people. Processed or not is essentially irrelevant. ...Read more
It's actually pretty: Odd that the the caduceus (rod with double snake) is used for healing as it has historically been used to represent "commerce, theft & death. The rod of asclepius (a greek god) was a single serpent-entwined rod. He was the deity associated w medicine/ healing. ...Read more
What is the name of the symbol you see on a medical alert bracelet with a snake wrapped around a rod?
Caduceus: Caduceus.Get a more detailed answer ›
Abnormal: Symptoms may include: fatigue, increased sensitivity to cold, constipation. Dry skin, unexplained weight gain, puffy face, hoarseness, muscle weakness, elevated blood cholesterol level muscle aches, tenderness and stiffness pain, stiffness or swelling in your joints, thinning hair, slowed heart rate, depression, impaired memory. Need brand name T4 replacement. Talk w/your doctor. ...Read more
How muscular dystrophy took start(starting symbol to identify it)?Is there any cure of this desease? How can one prevent his self from this desease
All, genetic: All forms of muscular dystrophy are inherited, and vary in age of onset and severity. Duchenne's a common form. Many other variations with classical pathological signs on muscle biopsy. No known cure, or actual current prevention, but in the future, amniocentesis techniques will likely reveal presence in utero. Steroids may delay wheelchair need, carnitine supplements may be useful. ...Read more
What causes my blood pressure digital monitor to give me an irregular hb symbol 1 out of 5 times I use it?
Can be normal.: The healthiest hearts display a variation of heart rate termed sinus arrhythmia; it's caused by the effects of ones nervous system on the heart. However, one can be having atrial or ventricular premature beats, or other arrhythmias, as well. Your doctor might be able to detect which it is or it may require a 24 hour monitor test to find the answer. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer