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Is it better to have a missing tooth or not be able to walk?

Is it better to have a missing tooth or not be able to walk?

A missing tooth...: Although i really enjoy talking and eating and smiling, so i would rather lose my ability to walk than to have many missing teeth! ...Read more

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If you believe you are pregnant, is it a good idea to go to the denstin but is it alright they can take an X-ray of your teeth, will it arm the baby?

If you believe you are pregnant,  is it a good idea to go to the denstin but is it alright they can take an X-ray of your teeth, will it arm the baby?

First things first: Determine if you are pregnant. Unless you have a dental emergency, it can wait until you take a pregnancy test. you can be treated either way, but it would be better if everyone knew your medical condition. ...Read more

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Is it still possible to walk if you have broken something in your back?

Is it still possible to walk if you have broken something in your back?

Yes: Fractures of the spine may limit your walking if they are painful, unstable, or have damaged nerve roots to control the muscles and sensation in your legs. So it all depends upon the kind of fracture. In young people with traumatic fractures there is often some limitation of walking. However in elderly patients a fracture may occur without trauma and be unnoticed. ...Read more

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If your pinky is broken would u be able to move it ?

If your pinky is broken would u be able to move it ?

It is possible that: A broken bone in a finger would not prevent movement in the finger. The accurate way to determine if you have a broken bone is with an x-ray. ...Read more

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Is it normal not to be able to open your mouth when having a migran?

Is it normal not to be able to open your mouth when having a migran?

No: Your headaches may be caused by temporomandibular joint disorder (tmj disorder). Consult with dentist or oro-facial surgeon. ...Read more

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Is it possible to not be able to sneeze?

Is it possible to not be able to sneeze?

No : The sneeze reflex is pretty much hard wired. I'm not aware of a disease state where the sneeze reflex is lost. ...Read more

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When your foot is fractured or broken, is it normal for you not to feel your toes?

When your foot is fractured or broken, is it normal for you not to feel your toes?

No: Usually the answer to that question is no. That said, the nerves could have been injured at the time of the injury, or swelling could have caused the nerves to loose some function. If this is a recent finding, a call to your orthopedist is warranted. ...Read more

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Is it true that ifyou hold in your emotions it is bad for you? And if so what does it do?

Is it true that ifyou hold in your emotions it is bad for you? And if so what does it do?

Yes,leads to illness: "i can't express anger. I grow a tumor instead"- woody allen. This expresses the notion that suppressed emotions can lead to illness. It is widely believed suppressed emotions can lead to reduced immune function, high blood pressure, heart disease, pain, etc. Many relate particular emotions to specific maladies. See http://www.Innerself.Com/behavior_modification/sky_michael_02292.Htm & my comment:. ...Read more

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It is normal to be able to crack your jaw?

It is normal to be able to crack your jaw?

Controversial: Some will say any cracking is abnormal. I believe without discomfort it is being able to slide the upper part of your jaw over a bony structure at the base of the skull. This can happen in most upon opening really wide. Point is no pain. If there is pain, not good. ...Read more

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Would it be healthy to not be able to move you ankle after the cast comes off?

Would it be healthy to not be able to move you ankle after the cast comes off?

Normal early on: It is normal for joints to be stiff if immobilized for any length of time. Gradual increase in range of motion with or without the help of a therapist can improve your movement. Your initial injury will dictate if some degree of limitation will remain in the long term. ...Read more

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Can you tell if it is really that easy to contract hiv?

Can you tell if it is really that easy to contract hiv?

It is not: In the old days when there was no treatment, husbands and wives not practicing barrier-protected sex still only infected one another 25% or so of the time. Passive anal intercourse with an infected partner is the most dangerous practice, with around a 1% chance per act. Genial ulcers / tears make for higher risk. ...Read more

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If you feel discomfort in swallowing saliva and start avoiding it is that abnormal? If it is how can it be fixed?

If you feel discomfort in swallowing saliva and start avoiding it is that abnormal? If it is how can it be fixed?

Go to Doctor: Symptom of Acid reflux or esophagitis??? Hopefully not Hydrophobia,: Fear of water . Symptoms of Encephalitic rabies, late stages of Rabies. Preliminary feelings of discomfort in the throat or dysphagia. Then the patient develops overwhelming terror of water based on involuntary pharyngeal muscle spasms during attempts to drink. Sorry I just had to mention that dramatic scenario. ...Read more

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Is it common with a toe implant to not be able to walk normally?

Is it common with a toe implant to not be able to walk normally?

No: Typically if you had a toe implant, this should facilitate your walking to be better than before the surgery. Best advice is to talk to your surgeon to make sure the implant is in good position and working properly as you may also need some physical therapy to help. ...Read more

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Is it ever possible to do surgery on a joint that will not stop bleeding?

Is it ever possible to do surgery on a joint that will not stop bleeding?

Hemophilia?: Why the knee bleeds ? If there is a compelling emergency to fix the knee physicians may try to give fresh frozen plasma during the procedure; if the bleeding is due to hemopnilia the specific factors must be given or at least cryoprecipitates. Consult witha hematologist. No physician will risk surgery during and posteriorlynto surgery unless they knowmtheyncan stop the bleeding. ...Read more

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So i heard that if you have a cut and you swallow your blood that your body can use it again is this true?

So i heard that if you have a cut and you swallow your blood that your body can use it again is this true?

Digested: It would be digested and some parts of it could be used to make other things. But, swallowing too much blood has a bad effect on the body. ...Read more