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Is there any way to prevent leukemia?

Is there any way to prevent leukemia?

Not really: Certainly one can avoid exposure to agents which promote cancer: many of which are outlined in the state of california website where many substances have to be labelled as being possible carcinogens - but other than this..Avoiding exposure to extremely high doses of radiation such as atomic bomb blasts are about the only known things you can do to lower the risk. ...Read more

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Dr. Liawaty Ho
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Leukemia (Definition)

A cancer of blood-forming tissues, hindering the body's ...Read more


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Is there any way to prevent alzthiemers?

Is there any way to prevent alzthiemers?

Yes?: To my knowledge there are no medication u can take to prevent it. And usualy this is more common with family history . At increased however, the healthier u brein the less likely u can get alzheimer's .U can try what they call the " six pillars of brain healthy style".Active social life , stress management, quality sleep, regular exersize, healthy diet and. Mental stimulation. ...Read more

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Is there any way to prevent alzheimer's?

Is there any way to prevent alzheimer's?

Not yet.: There is at this time unfortunately no way to prevent, cure or reverse alzheimer's disease. Recent researchers found a possible treatment with IV immunoglobulin but it is still in clinical trial. ...Read more

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Is there any way to prevent CRPS?

Is there any way to prevent CRPS?

CRPS prevention: Unfortunately, we can't predict who will develop CRPS following respective injuries, procedures, etc. All that we can do is identify the signs of this diagnosis early so that it can be aggressively treated. Some cases of cured CRPS exists but for most patients, it is a matter of managing CRPS symptoms with various modalities while maintaining the highest quality of life. ...Read more

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Is there any true way to prevent headaches?

Is there any true way to prevent headaches?

Headaches: If you have tried all over the counterpain medications, you might consider a magnesium supplement, then see your doctor. You might need a daily medication like topamax (topiramate) or Propranolol to keep the headaches away. You can also find out if your headaches are coming from tension, dehydration, lack of sleep/poor sleep, skipping meals, stress, sleep apnea/snoring, or chronic sinus problems. ...Read more

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Is there any way to prevent ovarian cancer?

Is there any way to prevent ovarian cancer?

There are no : Known environmental factors assocaited with ovarian cancer. Only genetic risk, and if brca 2 is found, bilateral oopherectomy is the suggestive treatment for prevention. ...Read more

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Is there a way to prevent dementia?

Is there a way to prevent dementia?

Not yet but...: Exercise appears to be protective and possibly education/learning. There is a lot of research ongoing on prevention. ...Read more

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Are cataracts inherited? Is there any way to prevent getting them?

Are cataracts inherited? Is there any way to prevent getting them?

Yes: Some are inherited. Cataracts are typically a natural aging process, but can avoid outside factors that accelerate their formation -- oxygenation (eye surgery), uv, radiation, meds, trauma, etc. ...Read more

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Is there any way to prevent macular degeneration?

Is there any way to prevent macular degeneration?

Only reduce risks: If you are at risk for macular degeneration we generally recommend the following: no smoking, control blood pressure, eat lots of pigmented vegetables and fruits, luetin and omega-3 supplements, wear sunglasses and get regular eye exams. ...Read more

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Is there any way to treat autism?

Is there any way to treat autism?

YES!: See a true expert for multi-dimensional care. Autism manifests in various forms, probably has various causes, & is extremely complex to treat. Behavioral & social interventions are important, & increasingly psychoactive meds play an important role. These meds need be carefully selected & titrated for the individual, possibly addressing such features as anxiety, anger, mood, hyperactivity, etc. ...Read more

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Is there a way to prevent prostatitis?

Is there a way to prevent prostatitis?

Yes: Diets rich in antioxidants, fresh fruits and vegetables and a supplement called queceretin have all been shown to be good for prostate health. In addition, good urination habits, not holding urine, drinking plenty of water during the daytime are also good strategies. ...Read more

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Is there any way to quickly cure fevers?

Is there any way to quickly cure fevers?

Tylenol (acetaminophen): Tylenol (acetaminophen) works quickly and safely when used as directed. ...Read more

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Is there a way to prevent cts?

Is there a way to prevent cts?

Ergonomics,rest: Probably the best way to avoid cts is to limit the periods of repetitive hand usage from computers i'm starting to see more younger patients with this problem probably from laptops and blackberries. ...Read more

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Is there a way to prevent rubella?

Is there a way to prevent rubella?

Immunize: The safest, best way to prevent rubella is to have , current up to date immunizations for all of your adult contacts and children. ...Read more

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Is there any good way to prevent asbestos exposure?

Yes: Don't rip out old asbestos impregnated tile, wall, or ceiling material. Have an asbestos abatement company take care of it. ...Read more

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Is there a way to prevent ageusia?

Is there a way to prevent ageusia?

Avoid Causes: Deficiency of vitamin b3 (niacin) and zinc can cause problems with the endocrine system, which may cause taste loss or alteration. Disorders of the endocrine system, such as cushing's syndrome, hypothyroidism and diabetes mellitus, can cause similar problems. Local damage and inflammation that interferes with the taste buds or local nervous system should be avoided. ...Read more

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Is there any natural way to prevent organ rejection from occurring?

Is there any natural way to prevent organ rejection from occurring?

Not really: There is intense ongoing experimentation in this process called tolerance-universal acceptance of foreign tissue. Current approaches involve extensive manipulation of the immune system with drugs, radiation, antibodies, etc. That are hardly "natural." tolerance is the holy grail of organ transplantation. Not there yet. Only natural way would be with identical (same placenta) twins. ...Read more

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Is there any way to cure rhinitis?

Is there any way to cure rhinitis?

Sometimes: Allergy shots may modify the immune system sufficiently to eliminate the nasal problem after several years of treatment (although the improvement may be noted as early as 3 months after the treatment has been started) when the rhinitis is caused by allergies. This is probably as close to a cure one may get. For vasomotor rhinitis, there is no cure. ...Read more