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My mother cooks food with a pressure cooker 99% of the time. Is pressure cooking the same as regular cooking? Are we losing nutrition by pre. Cooking?

My mother cooks food with a pressure cooker 99% of the time. Is pressure cooking the same as regular cooking? Are we losing nutrition by pre. Cooking?

It's fine: No she is ok. But I am a fan of raw food and nutrients as well. Our bodies love variety, so a salad or quinoa "pasta" salad every once a while for some ruffage in the colon is good. Insoluble fiber! ...Read more

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What is pressure headace?

What is pressure headace?

Sinus pressure: It is a term that usually refers to the pressure that builds up in the sinuses either due to changes in barometric pressure or pressure from sinusitis. Don't forget to use a nasal saline drainage system such as a neti pot. You can pick that up at any local drugstore. ...Read more

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What are pressure points?

What are pressure points?

Pressure points.: Pressure points are specific areas on the body surface. When pressure is applied to these areas, some can be used for self defense and others for pain relief. ...Read more

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My pressure is not stable?

My pressure is not stable?

See your doctor: Bring your blood pressure machine to your appointment so they can make sure you are checking it properly and that it is accurate. ...Read more

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How to cure a pressure point?

Protection: Can be done with pillows/padding to remove the pressure sore spot from any weight bearing while being careful to not create a new one. Frequent repositioning, sometmes a protective dressing (like duoderm) can be applied. Wound care nurse consult can help. Plastic surgeon if severe. ...Read more

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What to do about high pressure?

What to do about high pressure?

Eval: If you have hypertension it is important to see your doctor. If it is mild it might be controlled with diet & exercise. However, you may need antihypertensive medications. ...Read more

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Nlood pressure is 90/70 why so low?

Nlood pressure is 90/70 why so low?

It depends: Normal blood pressure is dependent on own's normal. If you don't have any dizziness or any symptoms limiting your daily activities, then this BP may be normal for you. ...Read more

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What can high pressure do to the body?

What can high pressure do to the body?

ALOT: Sometimes people with markedly elevated blood pressure may develop:

headache, dizziness, blurred vision, nausea and vomiting, and chest pain and shortness of breath. Heart attack, heart failure, stroke or transient ischemic attack (tia), kidney failure, eye damage with progressive vision loss; peripheral arterial disease causing leg pain with walking (claudication). ...Read more

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What are pressure points? Where are they?

What are pressure points? Where are they?

Sore areas: A denture pressure point is an area that is receiving too much pressure from the denture base, causing a sore. They usually heal quickly one the pressure is relieved. ...Read more

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Is bood pressure reading 155 over 75 bad?

Is bood pressure reading 155 over 75 bad?

Elevated BP: This is an elevated reading. Systolic (the upper number) values over 140 (or occasionally even less in certain people with other medical problems) is considered high.

I would consult with a primary care provider to see what the next step is. ...Read more

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I'd like to know the low pressure jeopardy.

I'd like to know the low pressure jeopardy.

Please clarify!: I don't understand your question. Low pressure jeopardy? Do you mean the problems that may be due to low pressure? And what pressure are you talking about? Blood pressure, eye pressure or something else? Please ask again and clarify. Know that you have only 150 characters for your question, including spaces and punctuation, so keep your question brief but complete, please. ...Read more

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What can be done to reduce pressure on sores?

What can be done to reduce pressure on sores?

Identify heavy spots: Change body position regularly to avoid pressure in the same areas. Use cushioning to distribute the weight evenly and over a broader area thus reducing pressure in one small spot where sores are likely to occur. Elevate points of pressure with pillows, padding or air cushion devices. Common places are the heels, sacrum, hips and shoulder blades. Skin hygiene and proper nutrition are also vital. ...Read more

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Best medication for high bold pressure. Female 62?

Best medication for high bold pressure. Female 62?

That depends: There is no one best blood pressure medication based on age or sex. The choice of blood pressure medicine depends on several different factors including your race, severity and what other medical conditions you may have like allergies, diabetes and heart or kidney failure. Therefore the only person who can determine this is your doctor. Good luck and best wishes. ...Read more

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Why do I feel pressure in my bottom when standing?

Check for UTI: Not enough info - where in the bottom. Check to make sure it's not uti. ...Read more

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Should I clean wound first or apply pressure first?

Should I clean wound first or apply pressure first?

Depends on wound: If there is significant bleeding, pressure first to stop the bleeding. If it is mostly oozing, cleaning the wound with very cool water or saline can be helpful to get bleeding to stop. ...Read more

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Why does my body easily get pressure marks I'm 17?

Why does my body easily get pressure marks I'm 17?

Dermatographia: This is an interesting phenomenon. Look up the term on the internet. I am not sure this is what you have, but I wonder. Seeing a doctor might help. Do you get itching or have other symptoms? I am not sure what you mean by pressure marks so it will help to show your doctor. ...Read more

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What's the pressure on the lift side under the brest?

What's the pressure on the lift side under the brest?

Your age?: You should consult a cardiologist or internist re. This since this may well be a sign of coronary disease and an impending heart attack especially if you are over 40 or have problem with blood pressure or diabetes. In the future, provide us more info on yourself (age, medications, other chronic illnesses) would help us do a better job for you. ...Read more

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For how long someone is to take hy pressure medicine?

For how long someone is to take hy pressure medicine?

Htn: There are many factors that contribute to hypertension aka high blood pressure, examples weight, family history, comorbid conditons....I try to explain to my patients that we address all those factors which are correctable for HTN and if not able to fully correct then blood pressure medication is necessary, and at that point it could be lifetime. Htn. ...Read more

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How to deal with pressures sometime feel very depresses?

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How to deal with pressures sometime feel very depresses?

Talk to someone: You are doing the right thing by talking about it. That's the first step-Realizing that you might have a problem and that you need a little bit of help. For me, having regular sleep, healthy meals, exercise help a lot, as well as talking to my friends. Everyone's situation is different, and you might need to talk to your doctor in more details to figure out what's best for you. ...Read more

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My pressure is 140/100 what I can do I must take medicaments?

My pressure is 140/100 what I can do I must take medicaments?

See your doctor: Remember when your blood pressure is elevated you are losing iq points. Medication will help you control it. Avoid salt. Begin an aerobic exercise program and figure out how to deal and cope with your stress levels. If this is too difficult get help with your emotional coping. See your doctor. If you are overwieght start a low fat diet. Do not ignore this. ...Read more

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Pressure and it was170/75, is that bad if so how bad is. Bad?

Pressure and it was170/75, is that bad if so how bad is. Bad?

Hypertension: Anything above 140 mmhg systolic represents hypertension. Is this an isolated reading or consistent elevation? If consistently elevated it needs treatment. Talk to your physician as they don't call hypertension the "silent killer" for no reason. ...Read more

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Why do I feel pressured up. Like a tire with to much air in it?

Why do I feel pressured up. Like a tire with to much air in it?

A vague question,: Where? What portion (s) of body? Fell only or fell & see? Keep in mind that as Soul↔Mind↔Brain↔Body creatures, all perceptions are in our mind, brain & body are an extension & largely follow orders from above. Recommend study: http://goo. Gl/foDTU0, http://goo. Gl/uEV9Ty, people researching some of these issues at: http://goo. Gl/vOukPI & use KhanAcademy. Org Google & Scholar. Google. Com to study/learn. ...Read more

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How can I go against the pressures of my friends to spring break diet?

How can I go against the pressures of my friends to spring break diet?

You don't have to.: There are ways to join them that could allow you to be a part of what they are doing without going overboard yourself. If you are referring to more liquid than solid food calories, you have a good point. Your question seems to indicate you feel you may not have as good a time on a spring break as off of one. Explaining to them how you feel might help. You can do all things in moderation. ...Read more

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What is the recomended food to eat while long time pressure or tension?

What is the recomended food to eat while long time pressure or tension?

None Proven: While there may be a small number of patients who do better with diet modification, most do not find it helpful. ...Read more

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Why do I sometimes have random body pains and pressures? What should I do?

Why do I sometimes have random body pains and pressures? What should I do?

Your body is just: Letting you know that you are alive. And "over the hill". welcome to the 40's, where nothing that was previously there now hurts, and everything that was previously working now isn't. Get some WD40 and keep on rolling down this hill, because it ain't like what it used to be... Good luck and God bless. ...Read more

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How can physical/mental health problems of heavy childhood pressure lead to?

How can physical/mental health problems of heavy childhood pressure lead to?

It depends on: What you mean by heavy childhood pressure. There are always pressures on children as they grow and develop. How much pressure is too much varies from child to child. Reasonable expectations and some encouragement to accomplish their best is healthy, if you push too hard it can be unhealthy and have negative consequences. Finding the right balance is every parent's greatest challenge. ...Read more

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Iam 35 yrs. Iam suffering from high pressure. What is my best way to get relief?

Iam 35 yrs. Iam suffering from high pressure. What is my best way to get relief?

Weight loss, diet: First, if you are overweight, reduce to ideal body weight. Second, reduce salt intake. Third, go see your md, you may also need blood pressure lowering medications. ...Read more