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I wish to donate my kidney but am worried about my health post-op. Will donating a kidney affect health quality?
Most likely no: On average kidney donor have no difference in general health and life expectancy when comparing to the general public. There are risks associated with the surgery including hernia, bowel obstruction, infection, blood clots, anesthesia problems, bleeding and very rarely death. Also there are rare but possible problems that could come up in the remaing kidney that could cause it to fail. ...Read more
Is taking testoesrone boosters bad for liver or any health issues
and is taking gnu strength vitapak ok ?
Stop that stuff: There are no supplements or health foods that will boost testosterone. Testosterone can't be "boosted" and rarely would need it at your age. All those supplements are garbage. If any of them worked doctors would recommend them. If any of them worked there wouldn't be thousands on the market -- we'd only need one or two. Save your money and your health. Don't get medical info on tv or internet. ...Read more
What vitamins should be taken for women's health of age 21? For overall health of nails, skin, bones, hair, teeth, eyes, heart, everything women's body
It depends...: This depends a lot on what your diet is like, exposure to environmental toxins, genetics etc. Vitamins are no substitute for a healthy diet, but for most i advise a quality multivitamin, ideally with natural e (avoid synthetic e) ; the 5-mthf form of folate, (folic acid) without additives like titanium dioxide or polyethylene glycol.Additional vit. C, about 1, 000 mg 2x/day is wise too, as well as d.See comment:. ...Read more
How can maintain my health means men's health about sperm thick and is ginseng is good for health?instead of viagra (sildenafil) etc?
Ginseng is used to: give you energy but you need to be supervised by your doctor. A 24 y.o. taking viagra (sildenafil)? Has your doc helped you figure out why you need it? Hormones? Circulation issues? Do not be concerned about the thickness of your seamen. Work w/your doctor for improved overall health. Peace and good health. How is your diet? Do you exercise? ...Read more
Good or bad? CREATININE, URINE 292.9 (no ref range provided) However my MICROALBUMIN/CREATININE and MICROALBUMIN, was completely normal.
Microalbuminuria: As long as your microalbumin-to-creatinine ratio is normal (less than 30), then you're considered normal, at least no microalbuminuria. This is standard screening for those w/diabetes. ACE inhibitors & ARBs (blood pressure drugs) can lower risk of developing kidney failure. So can optimal sugar control (aiming for A1c less than 7). Other way to assess kidney function is eGFR calculated from creati ...Read more
Being a hepatitis b patient (17 yrs male) i workout on regular basis.Can i take creatine, gultamine, iron supplements.Pls help.Wil it incrse my strength?
After a diet period for 43 yr old male my lipid lab tests came as tc 220, tg 233, HDL 33, LDL 140, am taking omega 3 and turmeric, do I need a drug?
Yes: These values suggest an increased risk for cardiovascular disease. If i had those values, i would be on a statin. ...Read more
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Do not take creatine: Creatine as a supplement has been purported to increase speed and strength in the young athlete. It has been shown to have only a very modest benefit for short bursts of activity but there is great concern about the potential for kidney damage as a result of its use. There are no long-term studies to show that its use is safe. Student athletes should not use it. ...Read more
ANYTHING IN YOUR : Body will be better quality if you stay healthy and do not abuse it! ...Read more
Nope: You may masturbate as much as you like as long as it is not interfering with your job, school and other activities. ...Read more