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Once one feels dehydrated and starts drinking water 1. How long does it take to hydrate 2. How do u know u r hydrated? 3. How much 2 drink 2 hydrate?

Once one feels dehydrated and starts drinking water 1. How long does it take to hydrate 2. How do u know u r hydrated? 3. How much 2 drink 2 hydrate?

Drink until full: If you are not seriously ill from prolonged, extreme dehydration, the body has a remarkable mechanism that lets you stop drinking when you have had enough. Just make sure you have easy access to water, and drink until you feel you have had enough. It is surprising how much fluid you may need on hot days, especially if you are exercising. Best not to get dehydrated by sipping continuously when hot. ...Read more

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How soon after taking 2 butalbacetamincaff tabs can I drink alcohol ?

How soon after taking 2 butalbacetamincaff tabs  can I drink alcohol ?

4-6 days; be careful: Alcohol and Acetaminophen together can cause liver damage and alcohol and butalbital can cause dangerous sedation. Tylenol (acetaminophen) stays in your system for 6-12 hours, but butalbital can take 4-6 days to be eliminated, so i would recommend waiting at least that long before drinking alcohol. ...Read more

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How to stop vomiting after drinking alcohol?

How to stop vomiting after drinking alcohol?

Don't drink: If you drink so much you vomit each time you have a problem and need help. See your doctor or contact aa. ...Read more

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How can you stop drinking alcohol?

Alcohol: Rehab programs & aa meetings, as well as deterrants prescribed by your doctor, such as Antabuse (disulfiram) or campral, and detox if warranted. Glad you seem sincere about quitting since you asked. ...Read more

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How long could anxiety last once you stop drinking alcohol?

Variable: There is not a simple answer for this question. Many people with alcoholism have been -using alcohol to self medicate anxiety, depression or other conditions. In that situation, detoxification will help rid the brain/body of toxins but will not resolve underlying mental health conditions. Anxiety symptoms may be more prominent as they are no longer being covered up by alcohol. ...Read more

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Strep throat and wanted 2 know how long it'll take to swallow comfortably again & are dairy products ok 2 eat? How to remove tonsil stones as well?

Strep throat and wanted 2 know how long it'll take to swallow comfortably again & are dairy products ok 2 eat? How to remove tonsil stones as well?

Strep throat: 19 year old lady with strep throat. Please see your physician ASAP for a rapid strep and antibiotics. 90% of sore throat is caused by a virus but if you have a lot of pain with swallowing you should be evaluated. If strep throat is not treated with the appropriate antibiotics, it can lead to serious sequelae like Scarlet Fever and Rheumatic Fever. Please see your MD &ENT specialist. Thank you. ...Read more

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I keep binge eating and don't know how to stop?

I keep binge eating and don't know how to stop?

Binge eating.: Encourage you to try a 12 step program called over eater's anonymous. It is free, confidential, informative, supportive, ; can be effective. You will learn about your dysfunctional relationship w food as well as finding out about healthier coping behaviors. Would see your physician to determine if there are any underlying medical conditions. Working w an addiction medicine specialist can help. ...Read more

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What happens if I was to mix 2 200mg of caffeine pills and 2 nicorette (nicotine gum) pills and snort them what would happen ?

What happens if I was to mix 2 200mg of caffeine pills and 2 nicorette (nicotine gum) pills and snort them what would happen ?

Why would you?: You would feel really sick and not happy. What would you be trying to accomplish by doing that? Consider exploring this with your doctor or a therapist. ...Read more

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Can you tell me is it dangerous to start drinking alcohol 2 hours after taking advil (ibuprofen)?

Can you tell me is it dangerous to start drinking alcohol 2 hours after taking advil (ibuprofen)?

It could be.: It depends on how much alcohol you plan to drink and how much advil (ibuprofen) you took. Alcohol can increase your risk of bleeding w/ Ibuprofen and other non-steroidal anit-inflammatory meds including aspirin. ...Read more

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How can you stop drinking soda?

How can you stop drinking soda?

Just don't drink it!: Tapering off soda is probably the best way to do it: try mixing in other beverages that aren't carbonated. If, for example, you drink 5 cans of soda a day, start by cutting down to 4 a day for a week, then 3, and so on. Make it a point to drink water or any other type of healthy drink and increase those as you decrease your soda. Maybe you'll end up liking something else better that's healthy! ...Read more

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How can I break up drinking caffeine to avoid dependence and becoming addicted it?

How can I break up drinking caffeine to avoid dependence and becoming addicted it?

Caffeine Dependence: I commend you for your desire for avoiding dependence on Caffeine. Do not be VICTIM of strong desire to take Caffeine or Craving. Become Captain over your cravings causing anxiety, nervousness, restlessness, insomnia, stomach irritation, increased heart rate Limit intake to maximum of 300 mg/day; gradually decrease it; Feel good about your control. Use different Teas Daily exercise, Nature walks, ...Read more

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I've replaced depression with binge eating, how can I stop binge eating without taking on another bad habit?

I've replaced depression with binge eating, how can I stop binge eating without taking on another bad habit?

Treatment: Treat your depression. If you are truly eating to overcome your feelings of depression, then you will either not improve or start another, possibly more dangerous, habit unless to treat the underlying depression. ...Read more

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What can I do stop my addiction of drinking to much coke ?

What can I do stop my addiction of drinking to much coke ?

Stop drinking coke: I know it is not that simple. Any addictive behavior is hard to change. Yes if you are asking this question you are addicted to coke. It is not just alcohol, cigarettes, and illegal drugs that become addictive. Addictive behavior is in part just a habit that becomes very compelling to do over and over and becomes very difficult to resist. Let friends and family know you want to stop. ...Read more

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How can I stop feeling so sick after drinking energy drinks?

How can I stop feeling so sick after drinking energy drinks?

Don't drink them: Replace the energy drinks with something else that don't make you feel sick. In general, water is always the best drink. ...Read more

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Can drinking rubbing alcohol hospitalize you? What does drinking it do?

Poisoning: Rubbing alcohol is formulated for external use only and is not suitable for consumption. The additives can make you violently ill. Read the warning label. ...Read more

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How do I stop myself from eating too much sugar?

How do I stop myself from eating too much sugar?

Exercise : Self control. Sometimes a supplement of chromium picolinate helps but there is no substitute for self discipllne. ...Read more