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I'm scared i unknowingly poisoned my family by burning old fencing given away as 'firewood' in nov-dec.Had no $ for propane.What signs might i see?

Depends: If the wood had been treated with a chemical like creosol, burning it will get the chemical vapor in the air which can be quite an irritant. ...Read more

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Fencing cut on forskin of penis, swollen very painful?

Fencing cut on forskin of penis, swollen very painful?

Penile Trauma: This sounds normal. But, this area of the body can get skin infections very easily with injury. If there is increasing swelling, redness, pus or hot to touch you need to have some one evaluate this in person. ...Read more

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Hi my husband is working and he is fencing using a star picket driver and his hands are extremely swollen he uses it 12 hrs a day why does this happen?

Hi my husband is working and he is fencing using a star picket driver and his hands are extremely swollen he uses it 12 hrs a day why does this happen?

Soft tissue damage: If he has recently started or increased his work he is probably causing overuse trauma. If it doesn't go away with time off he may have an injury that needs to be treated. ...Read more

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Feeling like electric shock in my forearm while working out (fencing), how can I overcome this prob without resting or affecting my training schedule

Feeling like electric shock in my forearm while working out (fencing), how can I overcome this prob without resting or affecting my training schedule

Go see MD: Go see a doctor right away and get a plan. You may injure yourself and not be able to play at all if you don't take care of this problem asap. ...Read more

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Could you tell me is it safe if my husband has a pacemaker defibrillator can he get close to invisible fencing?

Could you tell me is it safe if my husband has a pacemaker defibrillator can he get close to invisible fencing?

Invisible fencing: I have seen no literature on this type of device interfering with pacer/icd function. I doubt it would be a problem but it shouldn't be a problem staying away from the proximity to such devices to be safe. ...Read more

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How to communicate with someone as your mother who always fear what people say and wants to make your decisions, she's hard to deal with, pessimistic , get angry quickly, and her tong cuts like sword ! I need her to listen and accept my decisions?

How to communicate with someone as your mother who always fear what people say and wants to make your decisions, she's hard to deal with, pessimistic ,  get angry quickly,  and her tong cuts like sword ! I need her to listen and accept my decisions?

Growing up: On the question form, it indicates you're 25 years old. It sounds like you're trying to create your own individual life as you want it, and would like your mother to approve. But, growing up may mean some clashes with those close to us -- especially if they want you to conform to their notions of you. It's very important to develop other support systems, and believe in yourself & your abilities. ...Read more

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What would cause me to be woke up by my body feeling like its having some sort of rush, it's hard to explain, kind of like adreliene.

What would cause me to be woke up by my body feeling like its having some sort of rush, it's hard to explain, kind of like adreliene.

Sounds like anxiety.: Tips to manage: Practice yoga, listen to music, meditate, get a massage, or learn relaxation techniques. Eat well-balanced meals. Limit alcohol and caffeine, which can aggravate anxiety and trigger panic attacks. Take deep breaths. Inhale and exhale slowly. Count to 10 slowly. Replace negative thoughts with positive ones. Learn what triggers your anxiety. Get professional if needed. ...Read more