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Does donating plasma 2 times a week have any long term effects?

Does donating plasma 2 times a week have any long term effects?

Should not: Very worthwhile donations. Should be ok, however your blood bank physician will be happy to discuss this with you + reassure. ...Read more

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It is the fluid portion of both the blood and lymph system in which the ...Read more


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What are the long term effects of taking activated charcol in small doces? Are there any negative? Im taking it once or on occasion two times a day.

What are the long term effects of taking activated charcol in small doces? Are there any negative? Im taking it once or on occasion two times a day.

Activated charcoal: Some of the side effects of using activated charcoal powder include black stools, nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain and diarrhea or constipation. Always use activated charcoal powder as directed by a physician, or according to label directions. Note: intestinal blockage and bowel problems may occur if a glass of water is not taken before ingesting. ...Read more

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What will the long term effects of gout on my running program. I run about 5k four times a week.?

What will the long term effects of gout on my running program. I run about 5k four times a week.?

See a doctor: And let them check your uric acid levels and take meds to keep these levels below 6.0. Be proactive with preventing the attacks and your running career will continue.Mthe more attacks you have the greater the chance of destroying your joints/bones, which can potentially incapacitate you from running. ...Read more

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I used cocaine twice or three times in a day as a kid as i was told it would make me a better guitarist. Not since. Any long term effects or worries?

I used cocaine twice or three times in a day as a kid as i was told it would make me a better guitarist. Not since. Any long term effects or worries?

Past Drug Use: Yes. If you have not been tested for hepatitis c you need to do so soon. Otherwise there should be no consequence from remote past drug use. ...Read more

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I've had bacterial meningitus once and viral 3 times over 18 year time. Are there long term effects from these illnesses? Or from so many lp?

I've had bacterial meningitus once and viral 3 times over 18 year time. Are there long term effects from these illnesses? Or from so many lp?

Meningitis: Long-term complications of meningitis can include memory loss, residual headache, learning difficulties, and weakness to name a few. If you have recurrent cases of meningitis, you could have a condition called "mollaret's meningitis". For more information, talk to your doctor and visit: http://www.Meningitisfoundationofamerica.Org/templates/content-view/92/index.Html. ...Read more

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Can drinking a lot of soda when your a kid have long term effects on your prostate. I'm 18 now and i urinate 10-15 times a day all i drink is water now?

Can drinking a lot of soda when your a kid have long term effects on your prostate. I'm 18 now and i urinate 10-15 times a day all i drink is water now?

Frequent Peeing: If you have a medical condition it is either diabetes, a sexually transmitted disease, or a prostate problem. Any good men's health expert will be able to help you sort all of this out. But, you are correct you are peeing a lot. ...Read more

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I have been diagnosed with bunions and very flat feet, any correlation between these two? Should i continue exercising? Any long term effects?

I have been diagnosed with bunions and very flat feet, any correlation between these two? Should i continue exercising? Any long term effects?

Yes: Flat feet can cause foot instability that can lead to bunions and hammer toes and other foot and ankle conditions. I would advise a good custom orthotic prior to long term high impact exercise. ...Read more

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What're the long term effects of taking Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) XR 25mg twice a day for two years?

What're the long term effects of taking Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) XR 25mg twice a day for two years?

See below: Currently Adderall is prescribed to treat symptoms that cause a current impairment. If it is effective, one long-term consequence will be the ability to function, hold a job, etc for the years involved. There is some evidence that Ritalin (methylphenidate) (a different drug) in primary school children can lead to a benefit that lasts for a year or more. Data on Adderall are unclear. Addiction risk is another issue. ...Read more

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Having acute kidney failure for the second time in two years.why does this keep happening?long term effects?i drink alcohol,does that effect it?

Having acute kidney failure for the second time in two years.why does this keep happening?long term effects?i drink alcohol,does that effect it?

Alcohol: is very much a cause as it can lead to dehydration. Even though you think you are drinking plenty of fluids you are not. Do yourself a favor stop the booze, drink water. See a nephrologist as you are at risk for chronic kidney problems. ...Read more