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Pectus excavatum: A depression of the sternum is a congential condition, does run in families, and is associated with hypermobility syndrome, which can lead to wear and tear arthritis, and a higher incidence of scoliosis. The latin term that describes this is "pectus excavatum."it can either be present at birth or not develop until puberty. ...Read more
Are you sure you: "have" to skinny dip or do you have a choice? If you aren't comfortable doing this - wouldn't do it. Take care. ...Read more
This is usually due to the nickel content. You can take it to a jeweler and have rhodium plated to the nickel.
Clear nail polish also works, but has to be re-applied frequently. ...Read more
When I push my anus out, I have a small section that dips in like a cave... what is it? Its not painful
Why: Do you push your anus out? It may be hemorrhoid or a void in a muscle stop the action that causes the issue ...Read more
I just accidentally ate tostinos Queso cheese dip that was opened and not refrigerated for about 2 to 3 weeks. Is this going to make me sick?
Well: Well not the best idea! It will depend on how the cheese is made. I simulator the you will be ok for you did not notice the cheese was moldy or foul tasting Time will tell. But don't do it again ...Read more
Is 6 to 7 hr of sleep is okay? Because I sleep very odd timing 2 am to 8:45 am so is it ok or it affect on my body? And I exercise 15 dips each mor
LE and nitrites: On urinalysis, positive leukocyte esterase (le) shows inflammation and positive nitrites confirm bacteria. Even without nitrites, a UTI can still be present. The gold standard for UTI diagnosis is urine culture with diagnosis of bacteria type and sensitivity/resistance to antibiotic. ...Read more
Ask them: They are ound to give you a honest answer. ...Read more
Smokeless tobacco?: At least a couple of years. It can be quite fast; teens are getting these nowadays. Don't push your luck. And the longer you chew, the harder it will be to quit. Chewing is much less harmful overall than smoking it. But who wants to be an addict? Think about the people who love you. And who wants to kiss somebody who chews? ...Read more
You will if you cont: If you continue to use tobacco, you increase the risk of developing Cancer of the mouth or throat. Right now you have not done too much damage but after 10 years of continued use you increase the risk of developing Cancer. So STOP it while you are trouble free right now. ...Read more
Pheochromocytoma was ruled out. Still have all the symptoms. Also BP dips low and I pass out. What's the next step?
I've smoked cigs 4 10 years. I want to use dip instead. How much safer is it and how can I know if cancer begins to develop?
Not a good idea: There is no safe form of tobacco. Please try to not use any form of tobacco. Snuff may cause oral cancer, esophageal cancer, heart disease and gum disease. It is definitely not safe. Hard to say how you would know if you developed cancer but you definitely need to be seen if you have sores in mouth or chest or abdominal pain. ...Read more
Haven't taken valuim for 6 months or more, urines test is dip test, if I take 20-40mgs, test in 10 days, is it likely I'll pass?
Valium: It should clear from your system by then. ...Read more
What does it mean when you have a basal body temp dip at 5 - 6 dpo? This is the second month in which we have noticed this trend on the chart.
BBT Dips and Rises: Many women experience a drop at implantation - often right at 5 DPO - and then the temperature will rise. It is possible, but certainly not a guarantee, that you fertilized and implanted! Good luck if you are ttc! We'll keep, our fingers crossed! ...Read more
Pain in manubrium area of chest. Can feel pain by pressing it. Aggravates when I do things that stretch chest out such as dips or rolling out.
Definitely stop: If you are having pain in parts of your chest. The most advisable thing to do is to make sure that you get a chance to recover. Before the exercise, make sure that you stretch appropriately and if there is still pain, follow up with your PCP ...Read more
My scull has a big dip in the middle of it, noticed it at about 18, I am now 28 have asked docs but no answers, any on here know what it could be?
Hard to say but...: This may be a "normal" anatomical configuration of your skull, but to ease your doubts, I would consider being referred to a neurologist or orthopedic surgeon who can discuss this with you. ...Read more
Help. Charting my temp for first time. Positive LH surge and dip in temp and then went up by 0.3degrees then next day went down by 0.2 have I ovulated?
May I suggest: If you are getting clear results with the OPK that you stop doing the bbt? Bbt are famously difficult to interpret and not terribly precise anyway. As long as you do get a surge on opk, that always trumps bbt. ...Read more
I've been dipping 3 months. I've gotten two small bumps, not sores, but neither have been close to where I dip they go away in a day or two. Concern?
Dipping: Tobacco raises the risk of cancer even if not smoked. The location can change from the lungs to the jaw if one develops it and is a dipper. Please have your doc look at the location where the bumps were and consider other ways to relax that are not dangerous. If you dip for social reasons focus on self-esteem that does not come from what others see you do. Peace and good health. ...Read more