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Is it safe to leave my baby alone for a few minutes so I can shower?

Is it safe to leave my baby alone for a few minutes so I can shower?

Yes: But make sure the baby is in a safe place- crib, playpen, buckled into their carseat, etc. You can leave the bathroom door open so you can hear them during your shower as well. ...Read more

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When is it safe to leave my baby alone in another room for a few minutes?

When is it safe to leave my baby alone in another room for a few minutes?

As soon as you want: Delivery begins a new stage in a kids life marked by gradual aquisition of new talents of independent living.If you have prepaired a safe sleeping area for baby at home, there is no reason not to leave them alone in that area as soon as they come home. You may desire to monitor their activities closely, but close monitoring can prevent restful sleep. ...Read more

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Is that harmful to sit in a chair for a long time? So how often should I leave my chair and take for a walk?

Is that harmful to sit in a chair for a long time? So how often should I leave my chair and take for a walk?

Sedentary lifestyle.: We know that the sedentary lifestyle,Mohicans many people lead for work, is not healthy. It would be wise to get up hourly to pace around a bit and stretch your legs. Even better, do a formal exercise walk in the morning or evening to combat the general ills of the sedentary lifestyle. Some people even put those little bicycle pedals under their desks to pedal while sitting. ...Read more

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I got circumcised a week and a half ago how long will it take to be able to swim at the pool will the chlorine hurt or will it be safe?

I got circumcised a week and a half ago how long will it take to be able to swim at the pool will the chlorine hurt or will it be safe?

Here are some ...: The incision after uneventful circumcision should usually sealed and healed well enough & safe to swim in 2 weeks. Of course, a gentle commonsensical care to the newly exposed glans penis is still advised. Best wish ... ...Read more

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When is it safe to leave my baby with a sitter?

When is it safe to leave my baby with a sitter?

2: It is safe to leave your baby with a sitter when the baby is a few weeks old. You should leave instructions and emergency contacts for his/her care. It may be helpful to take a short break the first time. ...Read more

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Is it ok to take my baby to a rock gym? There is climbing chalk in the air? Is this safe if we go twice a week. Couple hours.

Is it ok to take my baby to a rock gym? There is climbing chalk in the air? Is this safe if we go twice a week. Couple hours.

Depends: How old is your baby? Even 1 hour straight of exercising would be too long for any child. And a rock gym is not an ideal playground for a small child. I wouldn't recommend. Ask a second opinion. ...Read more

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When is it ok for me to leave the house with my baby?

When is it ok for me to leave the house with my baby?

Depends on situation: What a baby is exposed to, not going out that can be a problem.Babies under 8 wks of age are at risk of germs acquired at birth that could produce meningitis or blood poisoning.Fever at that age willusually result in hospital admission. Public contact with those that may bring fever producing colds or other illness can lead to an avoidable hospitalization.Simple walks outsid are fine.Shopping not. ...Read more

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Is it okay to smoke a cigarette if my filling fell out, and is dentemp okay to use if I have to wait a few days for repair?

Is it okay to smoke a cigarette if my filling fell out, and is dentemp okay to use if I have to wait a few days for repair?

Sure/yes: smoking will have no effect on the filling that fell out and dentemp is perfectly ok to use if you are comfortable placing it. Simply brush, rinse and dry the area the best you can before you place it ...Read more

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Is it ok to do microdermabrasion for scars while on accutane(60mg) I know you have to wait a year for laser, but does that apply to this to?

Is it ok to do microdermabrasion for scars while on accutane(60mg) I know you have to wait a year for laser, but does that apply to this to?

There is always a: concern about scarring with any facial treatments for 6 months after completing course of accutane. If you are doing microdermabrasion for scars there is very little success with it, I would save my money and do lasers 6 months after completing course of accutane. I don't recommend abrasive treatments like microdermabrasion while on accutane. Again treat scars after finish ...Read more

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My baby is 2months old with baby acne. I was wonder how long will it take for it to go away?

My baby is 2months old with baby acne. I was wonder how long will it take for it to go away?

Usually gone by 4-6: Baby acne is a transient issue related to hormonal exposure in pregnancy. It has usually disappeared by 4-6m.Any acne like outbreak present at 12m or later suggests a different source of hormonal stimulation & should be looked into. ...Read more

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I have a stye on my eyelid. If i give it compresses with steam from boiling water 2-3 times a day. How long will it take to go away?

I have a stye on my eyelid. If i give it compresses with steam from boiling water 2-3 times a day. How long will it take to go away?

Lid Stye: Careful with the steam! the tissue of the lid and around the eye is more sensitive than other parts of the body. You do not want to burn the tissue. Rule of thumb is to use a clean cloth like a wash cloth or hand towel and use hot tap water to wet the cloth and test it on the back of the hand before applying it to the eyelid. Massage the lid with the hot cloth. Apply 10 minutes 6 times a day. ...Read more

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I just want to know if 8 weeks is enough time for baby and me to be clean?

I just want to know if 8 weeks is enough time for baby and me to be clean?

Huh?: Sorry but your question doesn't make much sense. Please try and be more specific. What do you mean by 8 weeks? Clean in what way? ...Read more

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My vagina is very itchy. I hear that qaudriderm will help.I use it but it last only for a while then I must repeat. It leave a yellow colour on panty?

My vagina is very itchy. I hear that qaudriderm will help.I use it but it last only for a while then I must repeat. It leave a yellow colour on panty?

Vaginal Yeast: Due to the history of recent Bronchitis I suspect your Vaginal itching is due to vaginal Candidiasis, which is common after antibiotic treatment. If you do not respond to an OTC Yeast cream or suppository, see your Doctor for evaluation and vaginal cultures. ...Read more

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When exactly do i ask for baby boy to be circumcised? After birth? Before? And is it very painful? how long does it take for it to heal? 1s tm mom

When exactly do i ask for baby boy to be circumcised? After birth? Before? And is it very painful?  how long does it take for it to heal? 1s tm mom

Depends: Many pediatricians expect to or cover the issue at a prenatal visit. Most use a local anesthetic, like that used to do stitches.That plus a little sugar water calms the kid. After the procedure they seem unconcerned. If done as a newborn it is usually healed in a week or so. ...Read more

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Is it okay to take shower and be in the bathroom about an hour after husband uses CLR to clean it? 29 weeks pregnant

Is it okay to take shower and be in the bathroom about an hour after husband uses CLR to clean it? 29 weeks pregnant

Yes. : That product should not cause any problems for you or your baby. However if there are strong fumes present you should ventilate the area well before entering. ...Read more

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What is a safe temp for my hot tub to be at for me to go in while I'm pregnant, I'm 5 weeks, i can turn it way down, shouldn't be an dif then bath?

What is a safe temp for my hot tub to be at for me to go in while I'm pregnant, I'm 5 weeks, i can turn it way down, shouldn't be an dif then bath?

Hot tub temp: Water temperature that you would use for a bath should be safe for a hot tub, as long as you don't prefer very hot temps. Prolonged exposure to hot temperatures in a tub, outdoors or elsewhere can make you feel faint. The vasodilation (veins stretch out to release heat) may make you feel worse during pregnancy, and should be avoided. ...Read more

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Is it safe to leave my baby alone for a few minutes so I can shower?

Yes: But make sure the baby is in a safe place- crib, playpen, buckled into their carseat, etc. You can leave the bathroom door open so you can hear them during your shower as well. ...Read more

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Can babies receive liver transplants?

Can babies receive liver transplants?

Yes: Even very small babies can undergo liver transplantion, though success rates increase for infants who weigh more than 10 kg. ...Read more

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Can the INFANRIX HEXA vaccine (which includes Hepatitis B) cause elevated liver enzymes AST and ALT? If yes, is this dangerous for an infant?

Can the INFANRIX HEXA vaccine (which includes Hepatitis B) cause elevated liver enzymes AST and ALT? If yes, is this dangerous for an infant?

2 answers:: 1. Hexa contains only a single protein component of Hep B and cannot cause Hepatitis by itself; 2. AST/ALT elevation can be a sign of a significant problem in an infant, and needs a thorough workup. With problems such as biliary atresia or galactosemia, this needs to be done sooner rather than later. ...Read more

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Is i.V gluthatione safe? For those person who have liver problems?

Is i.V gluthatione safe? For those person who have liver problems?

Yes: Glutathione has few side effects - although it's effectiveness for treatment of medical conditions from ALS to HIV remains to be demonstrated. ...Read more

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What cause liver enzymes to be elevated in a child?

What cause liver enzymes to be elevated in a child?

Many thigs can: Infections like prenatal viruses; e.g. Cytomegalovirus, rubella, hepatitis, etc.; inflammation or swelling of the liver, certain genetic and/or metabolic diseases , sometimes heart failure or prolonged jaundice, etc. It is important to see a liver specialist if your child has elevated liver enzymes and/or an enlarged liver (hepatomegaly). ...Read more

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How can I keep the liver safe while on TB treatment?

How can I keep the liver safe while on TB treatment?

Don't Drink!: The best thing is to avoid toxins, such as alcohol. Your doctor should also monitor your liver studies to make sure you're doing OK. Most people tolerate the TB medications without trouble. ...Read more

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What's safe for the liver to stay healthy?

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What's safe for the liver to stay healthy?

Healthy living: The liver has several functions, to support nutrition, to clean the blood and to make substances to support bodily function (proteins). It can be damaged by drugs and alcohol. The best thing you can do for your liver is to avoid being overweight, eat healthy, be active, minimal alcohol use, no illicit drug use. Check your liver function tests when you get your physical exam. ...Read more

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Is weight gainers safe in fatty liver?

Thanks for asking!: May not cause serious worsening of liver function but will not revers fatty liver. ...Read more

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If a 3month old baby has a liver problem what are the symptoms?

If a 3month old baby has a liver problem what are the symptoms?

Need info: why do you think your baby has liver problem Is your baby jaundiced? please send me more history ...Read more

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How safe is a liver biopsy?

Liver biopsy: Ultrasound guided biopsy reasonably safe. Risk of bleeding number one complaint by patients is having to lay to stomach for a number of hours. Once was done without us guidence had possibility of accidental lung biopsy with pneumothorax. Much rarer. ...Read more

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Is ziththromax safe to take with fatty liver?

Is ziththromax safe to take with fatty liver?

Probably: The fda has required pfizer to add to their warning that abnormal liver functioning, jaundice, necrosis and hepatic (liver) failure and death have been reported by persons taking azithromycin. Fatty liver can be an early sign of liver damage. Whether having a fatty liver increases the risk of liver damage from Azithromycin is not yet known. ...Read more

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Is cod liver oil safe?

Is cod liver oil safe?

Often: In moderation and from a reliable company, cod liver oil can be a safe and helpful supplement. Check an independent supplement testing source like ConsumerLab for recommendations. ...Read more

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Safe antidiabetic in alcoholic liver disease?

Safe antidiabetic in alcoholic liver disease?

Antibiotic: There are numerous antibiotics that would be safe. However, of course every illness has its own prescribed regimen. Also if a hepatic impaired patient does have to take a medicine that can impact their liver then often the dose is lowered and liver function is followed closely. ...Read more

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Non alcoholic beer whilst having a fatty liver-safe?

Non alcoholic beer whilst having a fatty liver-safe?

NASH - BEER: Hi ~ Yes, NASH + non alcohol beer is completely OK and wont worsen NASH as long as you dont drink too much since it contains carbs. If you are OBESE please go on carbo reduced diet to reduce fatty infiltration in liver.thanks ...Read more