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Is this cougar thing a fad?

Is this cougar thing a fad?

No: If you mean older women 'dating' younger men, then no, it is not a fad. ...Read more

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My 4 month son keeps vomating as soon as fead?

My 4 month son keeps vomating as soon as fead?

Check with provider: One possible cause in male infants is pyloric hyperplasia. This is a thickening of the muscle at the bottom of the stomach. When the stomach fills with food, it can't get past the narrow area and the child vomits. I would check with your pediatrician or family physician. ...Read more

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What to do if I have fasd, does that mean I'm dumb?

What to do if I have fasd, does that mean I'm dumb?

No: It doesn't mean you are dumb. I have known some very smart people with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders. ...Read more

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Is it possible to lose 10 pounds a week on a fad diet?

Is it possible to lose 10 pounds a week on a fad diet?

Sure...: ..But not a safe, healthy thing to do. Slow consistant loss based upon good exercise and a safe diet works. ...Read more

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What diet is not a fad diet, and stood the test of time?

What diet is not a fad diet, and stood the test of time?

Diet is: Variable. One needs to eat regularly and maintain a healthy lean weight. Eskimos, historically, never ate carbs and only ate fish and fat! Lions do not eat salads! For the modern man, the most common problems are too many calories and too many carbs. Eating more fruits and vegetables is never wrong. Eating less processed food is always smart. ...Read more

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Can an ebstein's anomaly fatal?

Can an ebstein's anomaly fatal?

Yes: Severe ebstein's anomaly may cause fetal loss and may lead to death in the first months of life. Abnormal heart rhythms can coexist with this and complicate managment. Most forms of ebstein's anomaly are less severe and many are asymptomatic. ...Read more

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Can nec be fatal for a tiny baby?

Can nec be fatal for a tiny baby?

NEC: Necrotizing enterocolitis (nec) in newborns caused by an inflammatory disease characterized by variable damage to the small and large intestines. The mortality rate in nec ranges from 10% to more than 50% in infants who weigh less than 1500 g (about 3 lbs), depending on the severity of disease, compared with a mortality rate of 0-20% in babies who weigh more than 2500 g (5 and 1/2 lbs). ...Read more

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Are fad diets actually effective?

Are fad diets actually effective?

Diets: Fad diets are marketing ploys to promote a concept that has more to do with making money than with a well-balanced diet that promotes long-term compliance conducive with a healthy lifestyle. Many of these diets are also low calorie diets. A low calorie diet is a diet that provides extremely low calories in order to produce significant weight loss. They can be unbalanced and cause problems. ...Read more

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What is the cause of fhand numbness?

What is the cause of fhand numbness?

Several causes.: Hand numbness is usually related to a problem with the nerves. There can be a pinch on the nerve in the wrist (carpal tunnel syndrome) or a pinch on the nerves as they come down into the arm from the neck (radiculopathy). Discuss your symptoms with your doctor. ...Read more

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What are the best fad diets out there?

What are the best fad diets out there?

NONE: In my humble opinion, there is no best fad diet since they don't teach you good nutrition or proper eating habits. Some don't even stress portion control. You can eat all of this or that you want. I suggest learning moderation, eating a variety of healthy foods in good balance. Exercise and activity should be a part of your life as well. Fresh fruits and vegetables- 5-7 servings a day is good start. ...Read more

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Are there any fatal undetectable diseases?

Are there any fatal undetectable diseases?

Great question: Rare autopsies show no anatomic or toxicologic cause of death. We must then consider channelopathies (brugada, long qt), botulism, black widow spider bite, coral snakes, anaphylaxis, the choking game, glue sniffing, takotsubo (maybe), sudden death in epilepsy, sleep apnea, serotonin syndrome, and of course unsafe sleep environment ; "gentle murder" of an infant or disabled person. ...Read more

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Are there any fad diets that actually work?

Are there any fad diets that actually work?

Diets: Fad diets are marketing ploys to promote a concept that has more to do with making money than with a well-balanced diet that promotes long-term compliance conducive with a healthy lifestyle. Many of these diets are also low calorie diets. A low calorie diet is a diet that provides extremely low calories in order to produce significant weight loss. They can be unbalanced and cause problems. ...Read more

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What is considered a fatal dose of lithium?

What is considered a fatal dose of lithium?

Varies: Serious and harmful drug overdoses vary especially with drugs like lithium. it depends on several factors. Best to avoid overdose is to work closely with your prescribing physician ...Read more

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What are fad diets and are they really bad?

Some not nutrional: Fad diets come and go. They are often nutritionally unbalanced and make promises of marked and rapid weight loss. ...Read more

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What is considered a fatal dose of lithium?

What is considered a fatal dose of lithium?

Blood serum level: Serious, often fatal consequences occur when the blood serum concentrations are found to be of more than 2 mq per liter. More important than the dose taken is the individual's accumulation and only medical measures can determine this. It is a very poor choice for anyone to make when feeling overwhelmed by life. If this is you. Call 1-800-273-8255 for confidential help. ...Read more

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What are some fad diets that actually work for you?

What are some fad diets that actually work for you?

Diets: Fad diets are marketing ploys to promote a concept that has more to do with making money than with a well-balanced diet that promotes long-term compliance conducive with a healthy lifestyle. Many of these diets are also low calorie diets. A low calorie diet is a diet that provides extremely low calories in order to produce significant weight loss. They can be unbalanced and cause problems. ...Read more

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Why causes people to gain the weight back after fad diets?

Why causes people to gain the weight back after fad diets?

Diets: Fad diets are marketing ploys to promote a concept that has more to do with making money than with a well-balanced diet that promotes long-term compliance conducive with a healthy lifestyle. Many of these diets are also low calorie diets. Once the diet is completed and you return to your usual eating habits, weight returns. ...Read more

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Hi if someone took 3, 000 mg of serataline could it be fatal?

Sertraline overdose: Fatal overdosing with sertraline has been reported at 2, 500 mg. And above. ...Read more

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What are the odd facial features of a child with fasd is easily identified?

What are the odd facial features of a child with fasd is easily identified?

FASD: The image shows the characteristics. Sometimes they can be subtle, and would need a doctor to identify. ...Read more

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What are the best and most effective ways to remove or faid strech marks at home?

What are the best and most effective ways to remove or faid strech marks at home?

Stretch marks: Stretch marks are actually scars in the deep layer of skin & generally don't go away. Most topical treatments won't work but prevention/minimization during formation may help with topical creams like cocoa butter. I typically use 5-6 fractional laser treatments to reduce the appearance of stretch marks but complete resolution typically not possible. ...Read more

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Would 32, 0000 mg lithium capsules be a fatal overdose? That's 108 300 mg capsules.

We don' t answer: Questions like this for obvious reasons. I will tell you that the most likely outcome would be living like a vegetable in a nursing home and being on dialysis. If. You are suicidal, help is available. Contact 911 and get emergency treatment. Suicide is a permanent solution to a temporary problem. You will feel good again if you can ride out this temporary pain. You deserve help. Don't refuse it. ...Read more

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What food should I eat to increase fatal weight at 33 week? My baby is just 4 pound at 33.2 week?

What food should I eat to increase fatal weight at 33 week? My baby is just 4 pound at 33.2 week?

Fetal weight: Hopefully you mean "fetal" weight, rather than "fatal" weight. And hopefully you're eating a healthy food plan with lean proteins, veggies, fruits, and healthy fats (especially dha, which the baby needs to develop its brain)? Please talk with your ob-gyn about your baby's growth, and your personal food plan. If you need help with eating, s/he can refer you to an individual nutritionist. ...Read more

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What does it mean when your fana is abn positive? Fana titer is 1:160. Fana pattern is speckled.?

What does it mean when your fana is abn positive? Fana titer is 1:160. Fana pattern is speckled.?

ANA?: We have antibodies in our blood that repel invaders such as virus and bacteria. Antinuclear antibodies (anas) are unusual antibodies that bind to structures within the nucleus of cells. The nucleus contains the dna, the primary genetic material. Anas are found in patients with autoimmune diseases. Interpreting a value and pattern without the remainder of history and physical is not feasible. ...Read more

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Which is the raw product of fava beans. Is it derived from regular green beans. How can we distinguish between green beans and fava beans?

Which is the raw product of fava beans. Is it derived from regular green beans. How can we distinguish between green beans and fava beans?

Favs beans: They are part of the pea family. They are shelled and cooked that way. The pods look like pea pods. Delicious! All the best. ...Read more

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Ratio of ng to mg? 3240ng=0.00324mg this would not be a fatal amount of amitritptyline, would that be correct and is that a correct ratio?

Ratio of ng to mg? 3240ng=0.00324mg this would not be a fatal amount of amitritptyline, would that be correct and is that a correct ratio?

Correct Math: 1ng=.000001mg so you are right in that regard. Amitriptyline can be given safely for some condition in as much as 300mg/day so assuming that you do not have it reversed (3240mg of Amitriptyline would be fatal) you are very correct. The lowest dose generally given is 25mg/day. ...Read more

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What do you do stay or become healthy and fit? What are you cautious of? There are a lot of fads out there and I want to know what doctors do for themselves.

What do you do stay or become healthy and fit? What are you cautious of? There are a lot of fads out there and I want to know what doctors do for themselves.

Moderation in all...: Make sure immunizations and screenings are up to date. Eat regular diet, maintain 30 minutes or more of aerobic activity most days of week. Try to get regular sleep and relaxation! Avoid extremes of anything and unsafe activities (fast cars, ladders, bad friends, drugs skateboards, etc.). Key to longevity and good function is good genes, good lifestyle and good luck. ...Read more

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