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Is it safe to tattoo over spine?

Is it safe to tattoo over spine?

Back Piece: There is no reason to suspect the tattoo art over the spine is a problem other then the inherent general risk of tattoos in general. Back pieces are popular body art and are places regularly over the spine. Tattoo art does not go below the level of the skin so the spine should be fine. ...Read more

Dr. Edward Hellman
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Abnormal Curvature Of The Spine (Definition)

Scoliosis is the term given for a curvature of the spine in the coronal plane that is ...Read more


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Is it safe to have botox?

Is it safe to have botox?

Yes: Botox is very safe if injected by an experienced practitioner. Best if injected by a board-certified dermatologist or plastic surgeon or other specialist in facial cosmetic surgery. Ask the doctor where they trained to do botox, how many patients treated, any complications. Avoid practitioners who learned from a weekend course. Many nurses are doing this procedure many without proper supervision. ...Read more

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Is it safe to get pregnant with ms?

Is it safe to get pregnant with ms?

Do plan this out: Although pregnancy is protective, watch out for your ms meds. Other than copaxone, (glatiramer) the others have risk for unborn child, especially aubagio, which clearly causes birth defects. So, before getting pregnant, discontinue your meds for a sufficient period of time, which may involve a few months. ...Read more

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Is it safe to do orgasms when there is cervical cerclage?

Is it safe to do orgasms when there is cervical cerclage?

Risky: Orgasm would be expected to be associated with uterine contractions. That could cause a cervical cerclage to bleed or fail. The general recommendation after a cerclage is placed s for "pelvic rest", i.e. No sex (and no orgasms). ...Read more

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Is it safe to use creatine?

Is it safe to use creatine?

Probably: Creatine is moderation is probably safe. High doses may be harmful to your kidneys. Be sure to stay very well hydrated. ...Read more

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Is it safe to do yoga with broken toe?

Is it safe to do yoga with broken toe?

Depends on activity: If you are doing yoga positions that place lots of pressure or bends the area of the fracture, probably not a good idea. It also could depend on the area and severity of the broken toe. ...Read more

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Is it safe to do Pilates while pregnant?

Is it safe to do Pilates while pregnant?

Yes: Pilates is traditional muscle training, especially in the abdominals or "core". The exercises that i would discourage would be high impact aerobics, hot yoga, or any exercise that would cause an elevation in body temperature. ...Read more

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Neoraphaty is so very painful is it safe to take vicodine..If not what would you recomend?

Neoraphaty is so very painful is  it safe to take vicodine..If not what would you recomend?

Narcotics not good: For a painful neuropathy, it is important to evaluate what is causing it. Vicodin is a narcotic and narcotics are not good for the chronic pain of a neuropathy. In fact, taking narcotics can actually make the pain worse over time due to an up regulation of pain receptors. Meds good for neuropathy: cymbalta, lyrica, (pregabalin) gabapentin, various seizure meds, anti-depressants... ...Read more

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Is it as safe to be uncircumsized?

Circumsized: Medically speaking, it is safe as long as hygiene is adequate. ...Read more

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Is it safe to use somatropin while having a lipoma?

Only if: you are using it for a medically appropriate and physician directed indication, but not for a non medical purpose. ...Read more

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Is it possible for you to outgrow scoliosis?

Is it possible for you to outgrow scoliosis?

No: Actually, scoliosis is more likely to increase during growth than decrease. In a mature adult, curves less than 45 degrees do not usually progress; while those over 45 will usually continue to worsen. Do not hesitate to be seen for it. ...Read more

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Is it safe for the elderly to masturbate?

Is it safe for the elderly to masturbate?

Sure but how elderly: As long as you can reach where you need to touch & have no underlying heart disease & as long as activity performed in privacy doesn't affect relationship w/others, I don't see any harm. Granted, it's rare not to develop heart disease as we age, but if someone is able to walk under own power, s/he is probably healthy enough to have (non-vigorous) fun. Typically, sex = ability to walk up 2 flt stai ...Read more

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Is it safe to take ris it safe to takeperidone safe for pregnant or breast-feeding women?

Is it safe to take ris it safe to takeperidone safe for pregnant or breast-feeding women?

Not breastfeeding: Risperidone is a strong medication for use in women with psychiatric illness. It can be used in pregnancy with your doctor's supervision. Some infants will show signs of withdrawl after birth, but the benefits may be better than the risks of stopping. Risperidone will pass into breast milk and a woman should use formula instead. ...Read more

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Is it safe to do yoga while pregnant?

Is it safe to do yoga while pregnant?

Yes: Yoga is good exercise during pregnancy especially if you have been familiar with this prior to pregnancy. Like with any other exercise, it is always good to know your limitations and be safe. Yoga involves stretching, toning, relaxation, and various breathing strategies- all of these would be especially useful in labor and postpartum. ...Read more

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Is it safe to do botox while pregnant?

Is it safe to do botox while pregnant?

Please Don't: Although it has not been studied specifically in humans, it is not recommended to get Botox treatments while pregnant or breast feeding. The little one comes first! hope you have a great pregnancy! ...Read more

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Is it safe to exercise while pregnant?

Is it safe to exercise while pregnant?

Yes: We generally encourage patients, with no contraindications, to exercise five days per week, 20-30 minutes a day. We usually avoid high impact-type of exercise. Walking, swimming, low-impact aerobics, exercise bike are all good types of exercise. Remember, calories in. And calories out (exercise), will help with proper weight gain in pregnancy. Ask your doctor. ...Read more

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Dr. Thomas Dowling
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Scoliosis (Definition)

A condition where patients have an abnormal curvature of ...Read more