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Exhaustion (Definition)

Exhaustion is a clinical finding in which a person feels extreme fatigue.

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Could hemoglobin of 10.1 cause exhaustion?

Could hemoglobin of 10.1 cause exhaustion?

Yes it can: It depends, if it is sudden drop,you will feel very tired and run down.But if it is slow in onset then it may just make you feel tired. You need to investigate the cause with help from your doctors.Anemia does cause varying degrees of fatigue. ...Read more

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Wilderness medicine (Tip)

Wilderness medicine

Too much sun can cause sunburns, heat exhaustion, and heat stroke and may lead to skin cancer. ...See more

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With continuous exercise and proper nutrition to treat the daily threats of hypoglycaemia, is this condition curable not just a treatable daily chore?

With continuous exercise and proper nutrition to treat the daily threats of hypoglycaemia, is this condition curable not just a treatable daily chore?

Daily chore..: Sorry to say, but reactive hypoglycemia, which is typically what we experience, is not curable. Proper management includes smaller more frequent meals with as much as 35 grams of fiber for a woman/50 grams of fiber for a man divided evenly amongst the meals, with the intent of smoothening out the release of insulin from the pancreas throughout the day and night. ...Read more

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What is heat exhaustion and how do you treat it?

What is heat exhaustion and how do you treat it?

Dehydration caused: Heat exaustion is caused by water deprivation. The body cannot cool itself by perspiration. Drink plenty of water when it is hot and you are going to engage in strenuous activity. We all should drink at least two quarts per day not exercising or being in the heat. You will need more if excersing, especially in the heat. First axiom of exercising and hydration. Drink before you feel thirsty. ...Read more

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Overcoming Fatigue (Tip)

Overcoming Fatigue

Get a physical /labs for thyroid, diabetes, anemia, etc. Do get 6-8 hrs sleep do eat balanced diet. ...See more

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Do I need to go to doctors if I've suffered from heat exhaustion or can it safely be treated from home?

Best To Be Evaluated: While you can treat heat exhaustion on your own by cooling the patient and rehydrating them, it is best that they be seen by their doctor to rule out more serious issues. Heat illness can progress very rapidly, especially if they are not cooled properly or adequately hydrated. If they are unable to hold down any liquids, complain of pain, esp. Headaches, dizziness, appear slow or not "with it". ...Read more

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Overcoming Fatigue (Tip)

Overcoming Fatigue

Sleep, smile, relax & laugh more. See your doctor for check ups. Cut down/quit smoking & drinking. ...See more

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Help please! is extreme fatigue a symptom of cancer, or just what happens during cancer treatment?

Help please! is extreme fatigue a symptom of cancer, or just what happens during cancer treatment?

Yes: Yes - either. Fatigue may be a sign of cancer, but of course is common in many other non-cancerous conditions. Treatment may cause extreme fatigue, but many people receive treatment with tolerable side effects. ...Read more

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