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Festival De Benicassim
My cousin went to a music festival and took a small - normal dosage of mdma. What are chance of overdose if it was pure mdma and nothing else?
Depends: Depends on the size of your cousin, as well as if he/she is naive to the drug or not. No dose is safe, as drug dealers are not known for quality control. ...Read more
Cracked ribs?: Confirmed by xray? If just bruised, ice & anti-infammatory med like aleve/advil/motrin. If actually broken, doc can rx Lidocaine pain patches to ease the pain or possibly do intercostal nerve block (with Lidocaine ± steroid) for longer lasting relief. Avoid rib belts as they tend to limit breathing & increase risk of pneumonia. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
With the Indian festival of Diwali coming up, what are some ways of celebrating an eco-friendly, healthy and safe Diwali?
Tell the story: There are so many wonderful stories of this festival in so many different cultures. In light of the optimism, compassion and uplifting elements of this annual celebration, one has the potential to impart the energy and knowledge to others by acting out parts of the tradition and by educating ones friends and family at the same time. Share the joy and positive energy. ...Read more
I've had a pneumothorax (on left side) past year and has been treated with VATS-surgery. If I go to a dance festival with loud basses, can it recur?
I went to a festival and got in 2 dizzy type rides after that day there's been times where I walk and randomly I get dizzy for a sec only for a sec?
I tore my ACL and am delaying surgery. After a month of rehab, is it safe to go to a concert festival, without my ACL repaired?
Yes: Just be careful, if your acl is torn, your knee is unstable. Any twisting motions can cause the knee to buckle or give out. Wear a brace if you have one. ...Read more
I just took decdrone injection as I was getting a lot of allergy.. I took kestine for 6 days 10 mg ..no cure allery lime hives were getting worse.. I was eati g meet alot as it was eid festival..no I am also taking meds.for.bodybuilding like pre supps and
? acute urticaria: Due to food allergy or just idiopathic, you need to see your doctor or an allergist, as you might need more steroids/antihistamines, besides you need to revise with your doctor all the medicines/supplements you are on, drug-drug interaction, or drug-food interaction can cause what you have, be careful while on multiple medications/supplements, goodluck ...Read more
I was wondering if you could give me some advice? Just over a week ago I finished my period, I then attended a weekend festival and today my period seems to have started again - I'm a little worried, I am sexually active and use condoms with my par
Don'tWorry-BeHappy: Festival,huh?OK,we'll forget about the food,drinks (etc),sleep deprivation, raving & the horrible argument you had with your partner.Oh,sorry, you didn't say it was the yearly Mormon convention.No matter.Don't worry.Get a urine pregnancy test just to make sure (no form of contraception is 100%).Then see how long the leak continues and for how long.Too much(>5ppd)?Too long (1wk) ? See your GYN ...Read more
Stay active: Exercise is a great way to relieve stress. Your body releases endorphins during exercise, which can help you feel calm. If you exercise 30 - 60 minutes a day, your stress levels can improve. When stressed, take 5 slow, deep breaths with your eyes closed, then roll your shoulders forward 5 times, then back 5 times. This will slow your heart rate and release tension in your neck and shoulders. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers