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Can radon cause dementia?

Can radon cause dementia?

Yes. Radon dementia: www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/pmc1579210 natural distribution of environmental radon daughters in the different brain ... Alzheimer's disease and senile dementia: www.Idahoradon.Com/alzheimers-parkinsons-studies radon is a primary source of harmful radiation exposure for humans; ... Memory loss: dementia such as forgetting things more. ...Read more

Dr. Oscar Novick
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Vomiting (Definition)

Nausea is the sensation of having an urge to vomit. Vomiting is forcing the contents of the stomach up through the esophagus and ...Read more


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Does exposure to radon causes cancer?

Does exposure to radon causes cancer?

Little risk: This is largely about politics and how much money we are willing to pay (or to force a homeowner to pay) to decrease a very small risk to something even smaller. The risk to a non-smoker is too small to measure even in a big study, and the risk to smokers, while a majority of studies suggest it's real, is also miniscule. Most scientists today seem to be opposed to pricey forced radon-proofing. ...Read more

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Why would radon be a treatment for cancer when it causes cancer?

Why would radon be a treatment for cancer when it causes cancer?

Sole Availability: Radon was used as implantable needles made of gold to treat cancers in the past. The gold layer keeps the radon within, and filters out the Alpha and beta radiations, allowing the gamma rays to kill the cancer. This has now been replaced with newer artificial safer isotopes. ...Read more

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Other than smoking, what causes lung cancer? Can radon gas cause lung cancer?

Other than smoking, what causes lung cancer? Can radon gas cause lung cancer?

Yes: Yes. Radon can cause of non-smoking related lung cancer. For more on lung cancer, here is a good resource: http://www.Cancer.Net/cancer-types/lung-cancer. ...Read more

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Can smoking cause you to vomit blood?

Can smoking cause you to vomit blood?

Smoking: Nothing good comes from smoking. Inhalation of carcinogens from smoking causes an increased risk of cancer. Bronchitis and lung inflammation can occur from smoking, but would cause coughing of blood. In the unfortunate case that smoking would cause gastric or intestinal cancer or inflammation, than that may cause one to vomit blood. If you are vomiting blood, seek medical help immediately. ...Read more

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Does acid reflux cause you to vomit, and then feel a lot better afterward?

Does acid reflux cause you to vomit, and then feel a lot better afterward?

Yes.: More seriously, though - this can also be a symptom of an ulcer. You should probably see a GI doc to diagnose and treat what is going on. ...Read more

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What does spinning around do to the brain to cause you to vomit?

What does spinning around do to the brain to cause you to vomit?

See below: Vomitting is an automatic reaction by yiur brain to confusion about balance and position. Balance requires at least 2 of 3 senses - visual cues, balance of otoliths (stones) in your middle ear, and proprioception (special sensory bodies in your nervous system).When you spin around, you mess up your visual cues and the otoliths.So your brain is confused about which way is which (e.g. Up vs. Down). ...Read more

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How fast does Xeloda (capecitabine) work on shrinking tumours and how would this drug cause you to vomit blood ?

How fast does Xeloda (capecitabine) work on shrinking tumours and how would this drug cause you to vomit blood ?

See below: Xeloda (capecitabine) can shrink tumors in 3-4 weeks time. It would rarely cause bleedding in the vomitus...It could only happen if it has caused severe mouth/throat ulcerations which is uncommom but it does occur in 1-2% of the patients taking xeloda (capecitabine). ...Read more

Dr. Fred Mettler
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Radon Exposure (Definition)

Radon is a radioactive chemical element used in medical technologies ...Read more