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Could the suicide prevention hotline try to have you committed to a mental facility?

Could the suicide prevention hotline try to have you committed to a mental facility?

Source of help: The suicide prevention hotline will provide crisis support and resources for treatment in most states only a physician can involuntarily hospitalize a patient. Generally a second physician must examine the patient with in 24 hours and if the recommendation is in agreement a probate court hearing must occur before a patient. Is legally "committed" to a mental health facility. ...Read more

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My hairs fall when I am in san francisco but stops when I am in thailand. Any explanation/prevention?

My hairs fall when I am in san francisco but stops when I am in thailand. Any explanation/prevention?

Stress: This is unusual but does occur. There is something different about your environment- stress , etc that cause a temporary increased shedding. Is there any other change -diet, drugs that occur in san francisco ? ...Read more

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I will be volunteering at a mental health institute I have to receive CPI training what is that? I know its crisis prevention is that restraint?

I will be volunteering at a mental health institute I have to receive CPI training what is that? I know its crisis prevention is that restraint?

CPI training: CPI training is used to help staff learn how to effectively defuse anxious, hostile, or violent behaviors as early as possible. It is designed to reduce harm to patients and staff. CPI is not always restraint techniques. The key word is "defuse". CPI training is a good idea for you if you are volunteering. ...Read more

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What is the reason of hair fall.And how it can be prevented.Please suggest me.?

What is the reason of hair fall.And how  it can be prevented.Please suggest me.?

Depends: This depends on where the hair is falling from, how old you are, your gender, undelying illness. Perhaps you should see your doctor. ...Read more

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What is injury prevention all about?

What is injury prevention all about?

Many things: Injury prevention is sport specific, but for all sports warming up prior to practice/games and stretching before and after is key. Athletes must maintain their physical fitness and have appropriate diets and hydration. Wearing appropriate, well fitting equipment aids in injury prevention. Bracing can reduce the rate of some injuries (mcl tear in football). ...Read more

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What leads to cancer and preventions?

What leads to cancer and preventions?

Not sure what is: ..Your question. Prevention is extremely important when dealing with cancer. Primary prevention involves not getting cancer (not smoking, healthy lifestyle, safe sex). Secondary prevention involves not dying of cancer (age and risk specific screening). Can't prevent all cancers but you should make your best effort. ...Read more

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Where to get relapse prevention help?

Where to get relapse prevention help?

RELAPSE: If alcohol is involved, Alcohol Anonymous helps tremendously. If narcotic or other agent is the concern, then seek Narcotic Anonymous groups. Churches have support groups too. And many communities have wonderful programs with mentors. ...Read more

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What is the best prevention for eczema?

What is the best prevention for eczema?

Diet: Supplemnts with vitamin d, zinc and essential fatty acids can help.Calso identify food triggers to avoid. ...Read more

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What is a good malaria prevention drug?

What is a good malaria prevention drug?

Mefloquin/Malarone&: The drugs to prevent Malaria are Chloroquin rarely used due to resistance these days Mefloquin is used once a week Malarone which is a combination of Atovoquone and Proguanil taken daily Doxycycline taken daily Primaqun taken daily ...Read more