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Unlikely: They would have to be a perfect match to fit into the new frame and that is unlikely. There is no harm otherwise. You could hold them in with duct tape if you don't care what they look like. ...Read more
What can it be? From good vision 2 september last year sudden diplopia. 1 pixel glas. December new.2 pixel glass and today 4 pixel glass. Wors very fast.
Binocular diplopia: If you have double vision when both eyes are open and not when just one eye is open, it can be a sign of a significant neurologic problem - the list of possibilities is very large - and mandates evaluation by a neurologist, Good luck. ...Read more
High index plastic (high prescription)
higher refractive index, then thinner
polycarbonate (impact resistant if monocular)
glass is rare now. ...Read more
Plastic: Plastic is lighter and provides equivalent visual quality. ...Read more
What does it mean when follow-up chest cts at 6-month intervals keep showing new small areas of ground glass opacification?
Not enough info: This finding in x-ray does not give you a clear diagnosis but evaluation is necessary. Discuss this with you physician or lung specialist. ...Read more
I am a newly diagnosed hypertensive patient on 100mg of labetalol 2x per day. Is it safe to have a glass of wine or 2 while taking this medication?
Hypertension: ONE glass would be appropriate but no more. Good Luck ...Read more
I usually have a glass of wine every night and have to have a drug and alcohol screening for a new job. Will this affect the results of the screening?
Probably not: But this depends on when you had the glass of wine relative to when the testing was done and whether you indicated to your potential employer that you usually have this in the evening. The probability is that your blood will no longer contain alcohol 8 hours after one glass of wine. You could also forego the wine the night before the test. ...Read more
Tricky: As the glass can be hard to see and removal without care can damage tissue around the glass. I recommend going to an er to check this out. Ultrasound is a great tool to look for residual glass in the wound. You might need antibiotics to treat/prevent infection. Overall, not a good idea to deal with this on your own. ...Read more
Almost certainly: A glass marble cannot be digested and will almost certainly pass intact. All the valves in the intestine will push this through. If it does get stuck the symptoms will be obvious. If you are really concerned you can collect the stool starting at about 20 hours to 3 days after the ingestion to see if it passed. If there are symptoms you may need to go to an er but this is highly unlikely. ...Read more
No problem: A reader will magnify the image and allow smaller details to be seen. Magnification is routine for those dealing with fine details such as jewelers, watchmakers, electronic assembly workers, etc. There is no harm in this and you will have the enjoyment of seeing finer, smaller objects. ...Read more
Observe: Most likely this will not cause you you problems and will pass harmlessly through your GI tract. Concerning symptoms to be on the lookout for would include new abdominal or throat pain, vomiting, red blood in your stool, or if your stool becomes dark and tarry appearing. ...Read more
My girlfriend stepped on a small piece of glass a couple of days ago. What are the chances that it would cause problems?
What to do if I have two scratches on each glass and it's really annoying me, are there any homemade solutions that can help?
Please clarify: What are you referring to when describing each glass? Consider resubmitting this question, so that we can better understand your question. ...Read more
Can I get a marilyn monroe hour glass shaped body? She was 5'51/2 im 5'5 she was 118-140lb im 178lb is that possible how can I get it? Please help!
Hour glass body: Unfortunately hollywood &fashion industry impacted the " normal" of our society. To be physically healthy looking good, disease free does not mean to look like someone else. Every body type has variables impacting weight gain fat distribution.Healthy diet excercise life style keeps balance &really helps. Too intense restrictive patterns lead to eating disorders psychological medical complications. ...Read more
I'm 5'5in 178lb I want a better future. A more hour glass like marilyn monroe. Can someone tell me what I need to be eating and doing for exercise? Etc
Your future. . .: Your future does not depend upon your figure & appearance. Your future is what you make of it, regardless of whether you have an hour glass like figure or not. That is not the point of eating healthy (search for mediterranean diet) & regular physical activity (search for strength, endurance, balance & flexibility exercises). Have confidence in yourself b/c of you, not b/c what someone else says. ...Read more
About 4 years ago I stepped on a piece of glass and tried to take it out but never did. It started hurting for the first time again. What should I do?
Ingested a recalled product. Not recalled the night before. Possible 3-6 mm sized glass in food. Could I unknowingly ingested that? Symptoms? 2 days ag
Glass: Tiny glass particles may not do any damage if you don't experience abdominal distress or black or bloody stools. In other words just observation is indicated at this time. If you still have concerns, see your physician for evaluation and advice.. ...Read more
I am 18, 6'2, 340lbs (my body types is long and curvy not round) I want to be 130 lbs. Will 130 lbs be under weight? Will I lose my hour glass shape
Hi, I stepped on a piece of glass and was wondering what to do; should I try to get it out or should I leave it alone for now (it is not very painful)?
Glass in foot: If you know it's a very small piece & not deeply imbedded, you can remove it; cleanse the wound; dress it (antibiotic ointment + sterile covering). If there's any doubt as to size, go to er where they may take radiograph to determine size & depth; er is also equipped to deal with significant bleed if glass is preventing artery from flowing freely. Make certain tetanus booster is up-to-date. ...Read more
Optical: Some scratches in plastic lenses can be buffed lightly to cover them up. Glass lenses fortunately don't have scratches as commonly but are not as treatable when they do. Go to your optical department and show them your spectacles and ask if they are able to help you. ...Read more
A cut is a cut: Tetanus is possible when a cut on the skin is contaminated by tetanus spores that are all around, predominantly in soils. It doesn't matter what made the cut if the exposure comes after the skin is open. The rusty nail is the classic source because it is on the ground to begin with when people step on it. Even if low risk it serves as a reminder to update your protection. If > 10 yrs get the shot. ...Read more
Yes: It can grow on any dirty surface. ...Read more
Probably all: Glass and stainless are no problem at all. Some plastics contain plasticizers that a few consider toxic to some degree. Certification is now available to allow you to purchase safe plastics. The risk, if any, is small and so far not proven. But you are totally safe with stainless and glass. ...Read more
That depends: It if is rounded like safety glass, it may pass through you without difficult. However, if was a jagged shard of glass then it could become lodged against tissue & cause damage. If this is the case then please go to your nearest emergency room for evaluation. Take care. ...Read more
Yes: I do not see any problem with that. ...Read more
Very different: Eyeglass lenses can either magnify, minify (make images smaller) or correct astigmatism. Magnifying glasses are used in readers and prescription lenses for farsighted and presbyopic people, while minifying lenses are used for those with nearsightedness. Also, there can be magnification or minification with astigmatism correction at the same time. Glasses are built specifically for your vision. ...Read more
Alcohol has an approximate detection time of 12-24 hours in urine. People who achieve a moderate level of intoxication (0.10% blood alcohol content - bac) are detectable about 8 hours after achieving that level. The interesting fact is that alcohol is absorbed into the blood relatively quickly and metabolized more slowly.
Moderation is the key. ...Read more
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To an extent.: If that's the only way for you to intake some nutrients from vegetables (i.e. You do not eat salads, vegetables) then v8 can provide a mediocre solution. It is still best to consume salads and vegetables instead of drinking their juice. ...Read more