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Is There A Minimum Age To Attend An Aa Meeting
Eyelid surgery: The cost of cosmetic eyelid surgery varies by surgeon and demographic location. Also, every surgeon is different and performs the surgery slightly different. Make sure that your surgeon is board certified and trained in this type of surgery. The typical pateint is >35 years old. http://www.dassmd.com/eyelid-surgery/index.html. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Is there a minimum age for getting perlane (dermal fillers)? My daughter has some pitted facial scarring that is making her very self-conscious. I'd like to get her perlane (dermal fillers) to plump up the area, but i'm not sure if it's safe. She is 15.
Is there a minimum age before a dental implant procedure can be performed? Out 14 year old son lost an eye tooth during a camping accident with some family friends, and they were not able to get to a dentist until it was too late to save the tooth. He rea
When growth stops: The short answer is yes! there is s minimum age, and it may be as early as eighteen, but i can not tell you the number. What determines the suitability of a young patient for implant placement in the mouth is time when they reach the end of their growth spurts. Girls are usually a little earlier that boys. We used to talk a lot about taking x-rays of the wrists and making a determination about when the growth centers fuse, (epiphyseal fusion), but a more accurate determinant now is the lateral cephalogram. On of these x-rays taken at a time when your son's shoe size stop increasing, and then another 4 - 6 months later, and if superimposition show s complete overlap and now growth he will then be ready for the implant phase of treatment. Now in the mean time you want to maintain that space where the tooth is missing. I recommend either a removable partial flipper for a just a few years , or if the relationship between the upper and lower teeth permits you could bond a false tooth between the teeth on either side of the space. I hope this helps dr neil mcleod dds dentistry that lasts - quality that counts. ...Read moreSee 14 more doctor answers
18 or 21 ...: Many clinics and agencies are looking for donors about 21 to 30 years old, but i think 18 is the minimum age in the usa. ...Read more
Nursing home: There is no minimal age for long term care. It depends on the condition of the person and whether they need help with their activities of daily living. Most elderly can stay at home with help. If there is dementia or a chronic disease that incapacitates someone, then speak to your doctor or a social worker and look at what your state regulations. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
There's no minimum: If sex occurs (especially if there is penile penetration tinto another person's vagina, anus, or mouth), STDs can be transmitted. Of course that means the vast majority of STDs occur in adults or teens who are sexually active, but babies and young children sometimes get STDs from sexual abuse. Also, if a pregnant woman is infected, some STDs can be transmitted to babies in the uterus or at birth. ...Read more
Depends: While certain diagnoses such as osteoarthritis typically cause hip pain later in life, some problems such as avascular necrosis, dysplasia, or perthes may cause pain earlier. While there is no minimum age, we typically recommend waiting as long as possible because the implants have a finite life span, and revision surgery can be complicated. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Depends: If it is done in a young girl who is born with breast malformation and has severe asymmetry, it could be done in teenage years for a specific purpose . But if it is just for regular normal breast enlargement, 18 years for saline implants and 22 y for silicone gel implants. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Sclerotherapy Age : There is typically no minimum age for sclerotherapy (vein injections). Most people do not begin developing varicose veins or spider veins until there teenage years at the earliest, so it is unusual for children to need the treatment. If you are developing abnormal vein prior to teenage years, i recommend a vascular surgeon evaluate to assure no unusual vascular disease is occurring. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
Varies: I assume you are asking about living donation. Most kidney transplant programs will consider you if you are 21 years of age or older. Some will even consider patients who are 18 years of age. A lot depends on how emotionally mature the potential donor is and whether he/she understands the potential risks of living kidney donation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Moderation: Energy drinks contain sugar and caffeine which may worsen behavioral issues in kids with ADHD, but there's no law against drinking them. You are better off with juice-flavored water and a good night's sleep to provide the hydration and daytime energy that energy drinks promise. Energy drinks are popular because they're... popular. Be different. Drink water. ...Read more
Do you have to be a certain age to use invisalign? I've read about invisalign, and like what i've seen so far. Is there a minimum or maximum age you have to be in order for invisalign to work?
Growth: Clear aligners do not work as well with people who are still growing. Once growth has ceased there is no age limit. Know that clear aligners are only about 1/2 as effective at achieving optimum alignment/occlusion than braces. Make sure your see a qualified Orthodontic Specialist for the highest level of Orthodontic care. ...Read moreSee 6 more doctor answers
No: There is a maximum age limit, which has varied between 60 and 65. You do have to qualify according to the guidelines. Good luck! ...Read more
No quick fix: The best program for weight loss focuses on education and provides ongoing support. Go to www.Drnewton.Tsfl.Com and spend some time looking a the take shape for life program. You can send me an email from there if you are interested in learning more about the program. I can coach you through the program. ...Read more
Minimum age is 16: With parent's permission, age 16 is the youngest i would suggest for a breast reduction. By then, breast size may have peaked and social and physical issues may be a very big issue for young women with oversized breasts. Many younger patients have this procedure before going off to college. The biggest lament women have after this procedure is that they wish they had done it sooner. All the best! ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
We have a 4 years old nephew, he was diagnosed with astigmatism and strabism;what is the recommended treatment at his age and minimum age for surgery?
Depends: The timing and or use of surgery is usually based on the amount of success gained by patching.If the kid won't tolerate patching, glasses that blur the better eye are sometimes used.If patching corrects the strabismus, surgery is avoided. If alignment is bad for too long (years), any surgery would be cosmetic (alignment).I've seen it done on 2yo's ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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What's the side effect of it and what's the minimum age should a person be able to do it ?
What's the minimum age to have septoplasty? My daughter has a horrible time breathing through her nose. She is 10. Is that too young for a septoplasty?
My mom age 50 is using Primolut N every month to postpone period to attend family gathering from 5months.Are there any side effects for this tablet?
No major ones: Most women will not have side effects. It can lead to some spotting or irregular cycles. Some women may experience bloating or headaches. But in general it is pretty well tolerated. ...Read more
Legal question: I happen to have a good friend who's a lawyer whom I just consulted: The age of majority varies by state but most use 18. Once you reach the age of majority, you can do anything you want without parental consent. Here's the list: all are 18(except Alabama (19), Nebraska (19 or upon marriage),Puerto Rico (21) and Mississippi (21)) However, you should rely on wiser people before considering surgery ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer