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Is shingles contagus I work with mental handicap people and one of them has it but the spots are dry I had chicken poks and how does one get them?
Shingles: Varicella zoster or shingles is caused by a reactivation of the chicken pox virus causing a breakout on the skin in a dermatomal distribution. The chicken pox virus is present in the fluid inside the shingles blisters. This could cause chicken pox infection in someone who has not had it before. You cannot catch the shingles from someone but should take universal precautions anyway. ...Read more
Try this trick below: Almost always when a contact lens is stuck in the eye, it is folded in the upper outer recess. To get it mobile, pull up on the outer part of the upper lid towards your ear, and then look for 10-15 seconds towards your nose. This will stretch the conjunctiva from above, and cause it to push the lens to the center where it can be removed. If this fails, get some help from ophthalmologist. ...Read more
A torn or damaged contact can injure the cornea without you even knowing it's doing that!
Not a good idea!
Hope this helps!
Dr Z ...Read more
There is no reason to put heavy metals in a bandage.
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex, if you have sex. ...Read more
Necrophilia: Necrophilia is a paraphilia. People with necrophilia find sexual activity with corpses erotically stimulating. ...Read more
Depends: Most nuclear waste is well protected and you would have to cross barriers and ignore warnings to get into contact. If someone actually were to contact it, the problems would relate to the radioactivity of the waste, the time of exposure, the type of isotope in the waste and the part of the body exposed. In the worse case, the blood marrow will be destroyed and the victim die of anemia. ...Read more
Peroxide: The best contact solutions are peroxide based systems such as Clear Care or PeroxidiClear. They are far more effective at disinfection and cleaning that multipurpose solutions. ...Read more
Here's the link to the thorne page where you can find a list of ingredients: http://www. Thorne. Com/products/womens-health/prd~vmp. Jsp
i suggest you call the company (800-228-1966) if you have specific questions. ...Read more
No: If that were the case, epidemics related to public toilets would be widespread. Ever heard of one? I didn't think so. ...Read more
Use little sauce!: Our population would be much healthier if we used little or no sauces. Sauces contain too much salt in general. Cream sauces have too much fat. Sweet sauces have too much sugar. So, that is why sauces taste good! The sellers of fish sauce label their sauces with an n number to designate which sauce is higher in nitrogen (they say protein). But remember, sauce is not and should not be a real food. ...Read more
Please stop. Get help: This is a very harmful addiction to have. Please see a mental health counselor in your country right away who can advise you on the next step. There might be an online mental health counseling available if you do not have access to see someone in person. If you stop now, you have a better chance of living a full healthy life. ...Read more
Write a letter: Since confidentiality is promised to both parties in a deceased donor transplant, both must agree to be identified. For this reason the opo (organ procurement organization) serves as intermediary. Write a letter without identifying yourself (to my donor's family), give it to your coordinator and it will get to the opo and then the family. Thank you! It will probably be deeply meaningful to them. ...Read more
High acid foods:
Corn, lentils, winter squash and olives are all vegetables that are high in acid.
Currants, blueberries, cranberries, canned fruits and glazed fruits are all examples of fruits that are acidic.
Processed grains and baked goods that are made with them are high in acidity.
Nuts that are high in acid include pecans, walnuts -- pH 5.4 -- peanuts, cashews and pistachios. ...Read more
Contact brands: There are many considerations in choosing a contact lens brand. The first is how you wish to wear them. Are you wearing them every day or intermittently? Do you want to sleep in them? Another is cost. Another is whether you need a special lens like a toric or multi-focal contact. Your eye doctor can help guide you, and often provide samples of different ones to try. ...Read more