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At what age would you give a lollipop to child ?

At what age would you give a lollipop to child
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With the current : Epidemic of childhood obesity, i prefer not to introduce sugary foods or liquids. Of course, if such food items are completely forbidden, they may become a source of curiosity. I'd wait until a child can understand that a lollipop is a special treat for dessert after a festive meal & that (s)he has to brush his/her teeth after eating one at the dinner table, ~ age 5-6 years. ...Read more

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What do actiq lollipops taste like?

What do actiq lollipops taste like?

According to…: … manufacturer, they are berry flavored. One blogger noted, however, that the medicine taste comes through rather quickly. If one has pain sufficient to warrant using actiq, one probably doesn't care what they taste like as long as they provide adequate pain relief. ...Read more

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My lip is as fat as a lollipop. I need it to go down some. How and ice isn't working?

My lip is as fat as a lollipop. I need it to go down some. How and ice isn't working?

Because it does not: Your lip is generous because you have relatively large tissues that makes the lip . This could be genetic or just how you are . Ice is helpful if the swelling is due to inflammation not for a natural tissue . If you are too concerned , i would suggest to see plastic surgeon ...Read more

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Can I suck on a lollipop the night before my colonoscopy? (Not red or purple)

Can I suck on a lollipop the night before my colonoscopy?
(Not red or purple)

Clear fluids: A lollipop would be sufficiently hydrated by licking on it as to qualify for the "clear liquids" restriction prior to colonoscopy. ...Read more

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I shared a lollipop with someone and it has his saliva on it. After 6 days post exp., i got a fever. 7th day, i had a sore throat. is this herpes?

I shared a lollipop with someone and it has his saliva on it. After 6 days post exp., i got a fever. 7th day, i had a sore throat. is this herpes?

Herpes: No. This is not herpes. It appears that you have a viral infection. If you have a fever and a sore throat, it could also be strep and you may need to be tested and treated with an antibiotic if positive ...Read more

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