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How we can prevent from getting alzeimer ?

How we can prevent from getting alzeimer ?

Partially: The most important is controlling you blood pressure and cholesterol level. It is also important to have physical exercise and keep mentally fit. Some studies indicate that drinking in moderation, eating fish and dark chocolate might decrease the risk. ...Read more

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How can you prevent Lyme disease?

How can you prevent Lyme disease?

Lyme disease: Steps to prevent lyme disease include using insect repellent, removing ticks promptly, applying pesticides, and reducing tick habitat. http://www.cdc.gov/lyme/prev/on_people.html. ...Read more

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How to prevent addison disease?

How to prevent addison disease?

You can't: It's a destructive disease of the adrenal cortex, which in the us, is usually autoimmune in nature. Other causes exist as well. ...Read more

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How can I prevent raynaud's disease?

How can I prevent raynaud's disease?

Avoid cold, triggers: Other than treating the underlying condition(s) causing raynaud's symptoms, avoiding emotional stress, keeping warm, not smoking, and avoiding caffeine, some medications can help prevent or treat symptoms. Nifedipine, diltiazem, losartan, and prazosin have been used in patients with raynaud's phenomenon, to block vasospasm and/or relax vessels so they can dilate to let more blood flow through. ...Read more

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How do you prevent alzheimer's disease ?

How do you prevent alzheimer's disease
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It is unknown: The only intervention with a moderate amount of evidence is exercise. General priniciples for brain health include avoiding head injuries (and sports or activities associated with them), successfully managing any chronic health problems like diabetes and high blood pressure. A generalization is that if it is good for heart health, it is probably also good for your brain. ...Read more

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How do you prevent alzheimer's disease?

How do you prevent alzheimer's disease?

Not really: Unfortunately scientists still do not know the exact cause and how to prevent it. Even very intellectual people may get it.( i.e.Ronald reagan). Due to the plasticity of the brain we may increase the number of glial cells and connections between brain cells by exposure to new challenges and to complex issues : learning new languages, travel, learn something new, do something new & difficult for you. ...Read more

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What can I do to protect from Alzheimer's disease?

What can I do to protect from Alzheimer's disease?

Some approaches: The landmark religious orders study showed the value of exercise, intellectual activity, and socialization. The amsterdam and honolulu studies suggested value from vitamin c plus e, red wine, deep water fish, coffee, and especially the mediterranean diet. Since there seems to be association with cardiovascular risks, get any of these under control. ...Read more

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How to prevent from parkinsonism ?

Prevention?: The cause of onset of parkinsons remains a mystery herbicides seem to be a problem caffeine studies have shown both increased and decrease risk some kinds of peppers may decrease risk in the 1980s a chemical with heroin was known to cause parkinsons. ...Read more

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Best way to prevent heart disease?

Best way to prevent heart disease?

Lifestyle: Some factors cannot be changes like family history, and presence of other disease that impact cv disease. But the best approach is to start early in life attending to healthy lifestyle and behavioral choices. Healthy diet, watching weight, no smoking/tobacco, regular exercise including cardiovascular work, stress reduction, regular good sleep, positive life outlook all help. ...Read more

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How can you prevent the asthma attack?

How can you prevent the asthma attack?

Preventive therapy: The best strategy to prevent asthma attacks is to use an anti-inflammatory medicine on a daily basis as preventive therapy. It will help suppress airway inflammation (which is the root cause of asthma) & prevent symptoms worsening to the point where you have an asthma attack. There is a wide spectrum of asthma severity & you may need different strength of meds based on yr symptoms & pfts. ...Read more

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What can I do to prevent celiac disease?

What can I do to prevent celiac disease?

Depends: If you do not have celiac disease genes, you will never become celiac. If you do, then avoid gluten and possibly casein. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how can genetic engineering be used to prevent canavan disease?

Can you tell me how can genetic engineering be used to prevent canavan disease?

Canavan: Genetic engineering can not prevent Canavan disease, but genetic testing can identify the gene in parents prenatally to determine whether your child is at risk. If you are a carrier, your partner should be tested and the results discussed with a genetic counsellor. ...Read more

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How to prevent heart desease?

How to prevent heart desease?

Heart disease: Begin w/regular check ups w/your doctor. If cholesterol is excessively high or blood pressure is high please do what doc asks but consider seeing a natural doctor or nutritionist for safe and effective ways to manage those situations. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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How can you prevent heart disease from an early age?

How can you prevent heart disease from an early age?

See details: Eat a heart healthy diet, exercise regularly, control your weight, control risk factors such as hypertension or elevated lipids and never use any tobacco products. ...Read more

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How can you get hepatitis c? How is the disease transmitted?

How can you get hepatitis c? How is the disease transmitted?

Blood borne disease: Transmitted in high risk situations. Most common are: IV drugs (sharing needles), or using nasal drugs, accidental needle stick in a healthcare worker, reused needles/medical equipment without sterilizing, sexually, tattoos, blood transfusion before june 1992 (as couldn't screen for hep c). Other risk factors are sharing razors, being incarcerated. A simple blood test can confirm if you have hep c ...Read more

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What can you do to prevent cardiovascular disease as approach old age?

What can you do to prevent cardiovascular disease as approach old age?

Diet & exercise: A healthy diet , vegetarian being ideal, and abstaining from smoking and alcohol, plus getting a minimum of 20 minutes moderate exercise plus ideally sunshine and fresh air. ...Read more

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How to help a child suffer from kawasaki disease?

How to help a child suffer from kawasaki disease?

Seek medical care: Kawasaki disease is a serious illness. A child with kd requires specific medical therapy (ivig and aspirin), after which there is prompt clinical improvement. If there is coronary artery involvement then lifelong cardiology care will be required. ...Read more

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How can I prevent future illnesses?

How can I prevent future illnesses?

Life unpredictable: Unfortunately, a lot of illness is unpredictable. Even the healthiest people get sick. Focus on being physically and mentally healthy. Be fit, eat good foods. Treat your body well (dont smoke!) if something is wrong, check in with your doctor. We have certain tools in our profession that can help prevent diseases such as cancer. (pap smears, mammograms, colonoscopy) . Utilize them! ...Read more

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How do you prevent getting Croup disease?

How do you prevent getting Croup disease?

Viral infection: Croup is a viral infection caused by parainfluenza virus and is transmitted airborne in a similar fashion to the common cold. So good hand washing and avoidance of a sick contact can aid in prevention, ...Read more