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Dangers Of Sleeping On A Heating Pad
Not Usually: Most clots are characterized by pain in the back of the calf upon pressure. They usually present with unilateral swelling meaning one leg more than the other with pain. This could be a sign of infection. The best way to diagnose the clock is by an ultrasound or venogram. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes: Be careful not to burn yourself. Towel or sheet between pad and skin. Not on high and limit duration. ...Read more
Back safety: Depends on how the weight is carried. If carried in a backpack and using both straps to distribute the weight, then carrying for the 30 minutes shouldn't be a problem. However, if you experience pain, you should lessen the weight by using an additional bag. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Besides : Back pain? A "bad mattress" is in the back of the sleeper. If you are getting non-restorative sleep; waking frequently; have neck and back pain, that's a "bad mattress" for you. One size does not fit all. Good sleep hygeine is also important and cannot be underestimated, either. ...Read more
How many more calories would get burned running on a hot day 95 +. Say on a scale from 1-5. The dangers of heatstroke and other complications known.
Depends: Amount of calories burned depends on intensity, time and distance. Your weight is also taken into account try this calculator - http://www.runnersworld.com/tools/calories-burned-calculator Running in cold weather makes you burn more calories. Hope this helps ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is it harmful to inhale a few drops of lavender and rose oil dropped on a piece of cloth for stress?
Stress reduction: Probably not.Get a more detailed answer ›
No: No. It is not bad.Get a more detailed answer ›
Is 90% rubbing alcohol effective in getting rid of germs on scissors (we sharpen them) and other surfaces. There's a lot of conflicting info on this?
Not for surgery: It will clean, but not for human surgery. ...Read more
What is the difference in results of using a clay heat pack for knee stiffness v.S. Using a warm cloth bag of rice is one better than the other?
Both do the job but: Clay one may get too hot & cause burn. Clay's advantage, however, is that it retains heat longer than bag of rice does. Just have to be careful not to leave either one on too long (especially the clay one). Wrapping towel around it should help. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How much fat in your: Body. Standard and digital body fat calipers, can help individuals learn their body fat percentage, which gives a greater understanding of overall health. For example, two people might weigh 150 pounds (68 kilograms) each, but the one with the lower bmi would be considered healthier because the overall composition is more muscle, and less fat. ...Read more