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I a 5?

I a 5?

Uncertain question: Not sure I understand the question. Is that the letter "l" (as in letter) or "i" (as in iowa) or the number 1? Please resubmit your question. Read more

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Will I find love?

Will I find love?

Put yourself in: Situations where you can meet others. Be active in life. Let your personality shine through. Would encourage you to resist the romantic notion that there is only one perfect mate in the world for you. There are many wonderful women out there. I tend to put emphasis on compatibility vice just getting hormones stirred up. Read more

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Final question text

Final question text

Please ask again: Hi! Please send your question again, to healthtap. Thanks. Read more

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How can I lose 5 lbs?

How can I lose 5 lbs?

WEIGHT loss: If we really want to loss weight, our food should be small portion consisting of more fruits and veggie, plenty of fluids accompanied by exercise. Lossing 5 lbs can be done in one month. Good Luck! Read more

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How can I drop 5 pounds?

How can I drop 5 pounds?

Healthy lifestyle: Changes. Eat healthfully. Try to eat at least 5 servings of vegetables & 4 of fruit per day. Increase nutritional fiber. Avoid refined sugar & junk carbohydrates. Avoid alcohol, sweetened juices, soda & caffeinated beverages. Aim for 7.5 to 8 hrs of sleep / night. Hydrate w at least 64 oz of water / day. Calories burned must > calories consumed. Do both cardio & weight training.
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What causes indian fire?

What causes indian fire?

Bacteria: A couple of websites mention that indian fire is another name for impetigo. Impetigo is a skin infection caused by bacteria. The skin gets warm with redness. Sometimes the skin is tender. There is usually yellowish crusty material on the rash as it develops. Impetigo can spread from person to person, and should be evaluated and treated with antibiotics by a doctor. Read more

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I've been sick for 5 days

More details!: What are you sick with? Ask again and clarify. Remember that you have only 150 characters available, so clarify but keep brief. Read more

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Lose 50 pounds in 5 weeks?

Lose 50 pounds in 5 weeks?

That would be: Beyond crazy. Please don't consider losing weight that rapidly - it would be very unhealthy. Take care. Read more

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How do I grow? I'm 16 5 2

How do I grow? I'm 16 5 2

Diet, exercise...: Do not get pregnant. Diet and exercise will help.....limitation is your gene. Read more

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5 days late should I worry?

5 days late should I worry?

If you have been: Sexually active, take home pregnancy test. Missed/late period: low body wt, obesity, weight ^ or v, ^exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), anovulatory cycle (no egg released), travel, perimenopause, just starting menstruation, hormone irregularities, drug use, meds (i.e., birth control) or medical problems. # 1 reason is pregnancy. Read more

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Fol 5 should be taken when?

Fol 5 should be taken when?

Need more info: I am not familiar with Fol 5. Could you be more specific. It may be something that is unique to India & not in the USA. Is it maybe folic acid? Read more

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How do fire-eaters survive?

How do fire-eaters survive?

Not well: Fire "eaters" do not get burnt because they pass their burning devices into parts of their body well lubricated with liquids and oils which are slow to heat and protect the underlying tissues. However they usually use items with burning hydrocarbons and over the long run will get into trouble with the ingestion of these toxic chemicals. Read more

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How do I find sida cordilina?

How do I find sida cordilina?

Please don't look: S. Cordilina contains Ephedrine (ephedrine sulfate) & Pseudoephedrine both pscyhoactive amines. Ephedrine (ephedrine sulfate) is banned in the us because it has dangerous effects on brain & heart/blood vessels. The form found in s cordilina can have unregulated concentrations of these dangerous chemicals leading to severe side effects & possible death. Stay away from this & ma huang (also containing ephedrine). Similar to ecstasy. Read more

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Do colored lenses look fake?

No: Manufacturers have spent a great deal of time and money to make these lenses look natural. Only under high magnification would they look fake. Read more

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How to lose the last 5 pounds?

How to lose the last 5 pounds?

Patience: Stay the course of exercise and calorie control. Give your body's metabolism a chance to balance itself at your new lower weight. Try not to watch the scale too much. Keep your doctor involved in your weight management routine, asking her to measure you as well as weigh you. Read more

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How do I eat five times a day?

Try: Eating breakfast and a meal between breakfast and lunch and a meal between lunch and dinner. Read more

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Why is fibre impt to our diet?

Why is fibre impt to our diet?

3 c: Fiber in the diet helps prevent constipation, colon cancer and it may help to lower your cholesterol. It also can help to prevent diverticulr disease. Drink plenty of fluids too. Read more

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