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Is there any way to reduce flatulence?

Is there any way to reduce flatulence?

Avoid : Eating a healthy diet can cause gas due to excess fiber. Since humans don't digest the fiber, intestinal bacteria will eat it and make gas as a byproduct. "beano" enzyme may help. Another reason is lactose intolerance, in which one can't digest lactose (milk sugar). "lactaid" tablets help. A third reason is sugar alcohols, like maltitol, that can cause gas. The doctor can look for other causes. ...Read more

Gas (Definition)

In a medical context, "having gas" refers to having too much gas in the bowels. This causes burping, cramps in the belly, ...Read more


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Is there any effective way to reduce shyness?

Is there any effective way to reduce shyness?

Exposure: Shyness like other traits, can be modified, but not completely eliminated. Exposing yourself to new situations with unknown people repeatedly may ib essence desensitize yourself to shyness in these situations. By forcing yourself to meet and interact with ubfamiliar people may also boost your self- confidence. ...Read more

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Is there any way how to reduce an oily hair?

Is there any way how to reduce an oily hair?

Oily Hair: Oily skin and hair are a common problem. There are many shampoos designed to reduce the oils in the hair. These products contain chemicals the effectively remove the oils. Unfortunately, the scalp makes the oils again, and in some quickly, and the oil returns. Washing the hair at least once daily will help too. Do not use hair products that contain oils or are greasy as this will make things worse. ...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 a good way to reduce gassiness?

Is there a good way to reduce gassiness?

Avoid gassy foods: Most intestinal gas is produced by bacteria that break down our food. Foods that contain undigestible fiber or carbs (including many fruits & vegetables) will increase gas. Avoid sweets, flour, doughy foods, bread, pasta, chips, creamy &dairy products. Activated charcoal caplets is one way to help temporarily. Some patients have more specific problems & should consider checking with a physician. ...Read more

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Is there a way to reduce really bad flatulence?

Is there a way to reduce really bad flatulence?

Depends on the cause: Some causes of flatulence, such as swallowing air, is only gotten rid of by either changing how we eat to avoid swallowing air, or by passing it. Other causes include lactose intolerance so one must avoid milk products. I have had some success in recommending eating raw, fresh parsley as a means of reducing the flatulence. Parsley pills did not seem to be as effective. "beano" also works. ...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 eliminate vaginal odor?

Is there any way to eliminate vaginal odor?

Yes: See your gyn for an exam and culture so you can get the proper diagnosis for the odor and sometimes could be coming the cervix or from inside the uterus. ...Read more

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Is there any food that can help to prevent acne?

Is there any food that can help to prevent acne?

Low Glycemic Index: There is some evidence that foods with a high glycemic index (foods that cause one's blood sugar to spike quickly) have a harmful effect on promoting acne. Therefore, choosing low glycemic index foods may be helpful in treating/preventing acne. Also, using organic dairy products may also help as they do not contain the many hormones used to make cows produce more milk. ...Read more

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Is there a safe way to reduce body odor?

Is there a safe way to reduce body odor?

Daily hygiene starts: With soap shower or bath, desoderant and/or antiperspirant. Some use talcum. Attention to feet may harbor fungi, and persistant issues in the private aeas may need medical investigation. ...Read more

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Is there any way to cure my nervousness?

Is there any way to cure my nervousness?

Cure for nerves: Anxiety is a normal part of being human, so there is no "cure". Many people can be taught ways to better manage their anxiety through cognitive and behaviorally oriented therapy. There are also anti-anxiety meds that are effective. You can be helped with psychiatric or psychological therapy. ...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 stop excessive sweating?

Is there any way to stop excessive sweating?

Anti-Perspirant: Certain dri is a very effective anti-perspirant. When applied before going to bed it will very effectively control sweating for 24 hours. ...Read more

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Is there any way to cure halitosis naturally?

Is there any way to cure halitosis naturally?

Full mouth detox: Very common question. Bad breath is caused by oral bacteria, billions of them. When you brush for 2 min, floss for 2 min, rinse for 1 min, you remove may be 5 % of those bacteria and even this is only temporary. So unless you completely eliminate those odor producing bacteria from our mouth ... Nothing will help. We have developed bios protocol where we can eliminate 99.98% bacteria - completely! ...Read more

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Is there a way to reduce moobs?

Is there a way to reduce moobs?

No Moobs: Yes, moobs (man boobs) can be removed. For adolescents, moobs may be temporary, so waiting is often recommended. For adults, weight loss may help the obese, but true gynecomastia can occur at any weight and usually only responds to surgery. Options include liposuction, direct excision and skin reduction when necessary. More here: http://www.drmele.com/sanfrancisco-gynecomastia.html ...Read more

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Is there any way to stop allergies temporarily?

Is there any way to stop allergies temporarily?

Medications: Avoidance is always the best way to decrease allergy symptoms. When that is not feasible or practical, antihistamines and topical nasal steroid sprays are effective at treating the symptoms. When the medications are stopped, the symptoms can return if allergen exposure occurs again. ...Read more

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Is there any way to reduce skin pigmentation?

Is there any way to reduce skin pigmentation?

Combination Therapy!: 1. Broad spectrum sunblock daily 2. Serial superficial chemical peels, performed by an esthetician or a physician 3. Prescription creams like a retinoid (tretinoin) or fade cream (hydroquinone) 4. Laser treatments by a physician. ...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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Flatulence (Definition)

Flatulence = passing gas ...Read more