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If You Where Ankle Weights What Are The Negatives And Positives Of Wearing Them
Ur back pain: Depends on how old you are and how heavy and how long your wear the weights. Can contribute to injury and arthritis of ankles, knees and hips. Anything that causes you to move with an abnormal gait can cause or aggravate back pain. The positive is that your feet will feel lighter for a few minutes after you take them off. Not worth it from risk benefit stand point as far as a training aid.. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What type of physcial exam happens during examining of the knee joint? The test that are preformed if they hurt are they positive? Please help
Knee Exam: A thorough knee exam involves palpating the ligaments and bursae, examine the patella, and by grasping on the lower leg, putting the knee joint through a routine of movements to determine the integrity of the ligaments and menisci. Depending on what you did to your knee and the condition it is in, this may hurt, and your orthopedist can explain the implications of any positive sign. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Shoes with arch supp: Heel spurs are merely a indication your feet are prorated. As the feet pronate the intrinsic muscles of the foot pull at their origin on the calcaneus causing a reactive bone growth. So as such a shoe with good arch support eg. A anti pronation running shoe would do best. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What are the potential risks involved when wearing sunscreen on a regular basis, and do they out-way the risks of not wearing it daily?
What is the advantages and disadvantages of spinal surgery?
Are there any other solutions? What are they? Specifically lumber spinal. What are some of the precautions you have to watch out? What type of job will
do in future to prevent it again.
Complex: The advantages and disadvantages of spine surgery are specific to each condition and the symptoms you are experiencing. The answer is not a simple one and can only be explained based upon your symptoms. Conservative care is the hallmark of the initial treatment and includes medications, pt and exercise and can achieve a 85% success rate in most spinal conditions. If not then surgery. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Will goggles that swimmers wear have negative affect to their eyes and other part that are either close or touch the goggle? If so, what are the clues?
Unlikely: Adjust to keep off cornea, and avoid skin blistering. Otherwise well tolerated. ...Read more
What to think when the pyschologist tells you that you are just running away from the situations and they will be worse later, is the therapist fed up?
What are the symptoms of a sagittal band injury and how can you tell if you have one? What do doctors do to determine injuries of the knuckle?
Bandaids: If your fingers have cuts on them and are openly bleeding it would help to cover them with a dressing like a bandaid or other product. ...Read more
That depends : If it is IV sedation then Propofol is commonly used. If it is inhalation sedation then there are several different agents that can be used including isoflurane, sevoflurane and desflurane. What type is done and what agent will be used depends on what procedure us being done and how long they expect it to take. You anesthesiologist can answer this question in more detail. ...Read more
I saw on the Dr's show and other places that if you have a line on your earlobe you are at higher risk of heart attack, is there any truth to that?Ty
What are the symptoms that you feel in the muscles when they've been leached of calcium for various reasons?
Hypocalcemia: The muscular symptoms of low calcium levels relate to neuromusclar irritability: parasthesias (like pins and needles) in fingers and toes, muscle stiffness, myalgias (pain), and spasms. Check out youtube videos of chvostek's sign and trousseau's sign for physical exam findings that may indicate hypocalcemia. ...Read more
If you are measuring 21cm when doctors do the pubic bone to cervix thing. How far along are you really??
What are the best ways to grow taller at 16 and if you put stretching please list examples of what stretches?
Nothing special: Genetics and the growth centers of your bones determine how tall you can grow.Most growth centers will close at 16-19 years of age in males. After that happens, you can not grow taller. If your growth centers are open (xray), a balanced diet/rest ; healthy physical activity would support good growth.There are no special diets, meds or exercises that make you taller. ...Read more
Why make&use meth: ..For as many different reasons as there are people who use drugs and alcohol. Make: to sell or use. Use: to escape life's pains, to briefly feel better, to fit in with peers. Once used, the drug can generate a powerful addiction that drives the person to find, make, use the drug at any cost, including teeth, mind, heart, skin, and life. ...Read more
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