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How common is pms?

How common is pms?

85 percent: Wide range estimate , 85 percent of women had at least one symptoms. ...Read more

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Pms (Definition)

Collection of emotional symptoms, with or without physical symptoms, related to the menstrual cycles. Common symptoms are irritability, tension & dysphoria, also insomnia, headaches, fatigue, mood swings, ...Read more


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How common is pms, pmdd?

How common is pms, pmdd?

Varies with eavh stu: Data varies with definition of the two terms. Over 50% pms 6/12 cycles. Pmdd varies significantly by definition of the dysfunction involved. Thus studies of prevalence have varied significantly. The key issue for most of us who see folks, is about disability. Then how frequent? ...Read more

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How common is fibromyalgia?

How common is fibromyalgia?

Common: It affects 2-4% of the us population with a male to female ratio of 9:1. ...Read more

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How common is it to get premenstrual syndrome?

How common is it to get  premenstrual syndrome?

Premenstrual syndrom: Pms is vey common almost any person can feel a certain change before mensesthere is a great degree of variation and severity. ...Read more

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How common is pregnancy nausea?

How common is pregnancy nausea?

Very.: It has actual physiological underpinnings and likely evolutionary/teleological advantage by helping the pregnant woman avoid potential teratogens/toxic foods. Most women will experience some nausea in the first half of pregnancy. ...Read more

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How common is aspergers?

How common is aspergers?

Aspergers: Some say 1:88 for autism. I think much more for aspies. They are awesome and if you have an iphone, mac, or windows machine, plus facebook. Then thank an aspie! http://www.Youtube.Com/watch?V=g7ke5d_115e. ...Read more

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How common is schizophrenia?

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How common is schizophrenia?

About 1%: Of general population, but may be higher or lower in certain groups. About 9% in siblings and 50% for monozygotic twins of people with schizophrenia. ...Read more

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How common is depression during pregnancy?

How common is depression during pregnancy?

Not very: More common is what is called post part baby's blues that usually resolves without medication, or only for a short time. Depression during pregnancy usually is only present if present prior to pregnancy and often improves. Of course the situation of an unplanneor undesired pregnancy could lead to depression if not dealt with. ...Read more

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How common is hydrocephalus, or is it unusual?

How common is hydrocephalus, or is it unusual?

0.5%: Hydrocephalus is not common with a prevalence of 5 in 1000. It can be congenital or acquired. In premature infants it can follow a significant bleed and can have a poor prognosis. ...Read more

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How common is appendicitis and what is treatment?

How common is appendicitis and what is treatment?

Appendicitis: Appendicitis is most common in the 2nd & 3rd decades of life -- especially in 10-19 year olds, males more than females. Actual incidence is 233/100, 000 population. There is a fairly large differential diagnosis, which your doctor will work through first. Most patients with acute appendicitis are treated surgically -- an appendectomy is the gold standard of care. ...Read more

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How common is hypothyroidism?

How common is hypothyroidism?

Fairly common: About 3% of the general population has hypothyroidism. It is more common in women than in men, and can run in families. ...Read more

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How common is raynaud’s?

How common is raynaud’s?

3%-5% have symptoms: Raynaud's disease (no cause found) and raynaud's syndrome (caused by another medical condition) are not that rare. An estimated 3% to 5% of the population have raynaud's phenomenon, although symptoms can range from quite mild all the way to severe. ...Read more

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How common is bulimia?

How common is bulimia?

2.3%: A 2009 nimh study found the lifetime prevalence of bulimia nervosa was 2.3%, with  a peak age of incidence between 16-20 years. ...Read more

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What is chlamydia and how common is it in men?

What is chlamydia and how common is it in men?

Bacteria: Chlamydia is a bacteria infection transmitted by sex and both men and women can contract the infection. In men, they usually experience mild, intermittent burning with urination with possible urethral discharge. Please see your doctor to be tested if you are not certain, and use protection (condoms) to prevent spreading the infection to others until it's been confirmed. Always use condoms. ...Read more

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How common is oligohyramnios?

How common is oligohyramnios?

"Low fluid": Oligohydraminos literally means "low fluid, " and corresponds to the amniotic fluid measurement that is performed when a sonogram is done. It may be detected in the second and third trimesters, resulting from many different medical situations and is usually seen in about 10% of pregnancies beyond 41 weeks. ...Read more

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Can PMS be something serious?

Can PMS be something serious?

Could b: There was a successful homicide defense in england based on pms. ...Read more

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How common is hydrotherapy?

How common is hydrotherapy?

Which type of: hydrotherapy? There are many types of hydrotherapy practiced in Europe and some forms practiced in the US. ...Read more