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Dr. Jason cogdill. Thx for answering the q re: prerenal kidney failure. What timeline do you mean by "short-term" risk is death? Thx.

Dr. Jason cogdill. Thx for answering the q re: prerenal kidney failure. What timeline do you mean by "short-term" risk is death? Thx.

For your question: The short term referred to 1week. That first week if the kidney had gone down to less then 5% of normal for a prolonged period of time death would have been a real risk. ...Read more

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I want to build body like jason statham. I do weight and cardio training. How much protein should I take? Is whey protein is safe to take.25 yrs, 75 kg.

I want to build body like jason statham. I do weight and cardio training. How much protein should I take? Is whey protein is safe to take.25 yrs, 75 kg.

Safe: Not really a medical question or answer but as a fellow gym junkie whey is safe. Two grams protein per KG is a good start so 150 g per day. Try limiting cardio and using a basal calorie expenditure calculator to figure weight gain if that is your goal. ...Read more

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Jason is experiencing trouble sleeping at night it just started last night. He sometimes refused to eat although I can hear his stomach. Only at night?

Jason is experiencing trouble sleeping at night it just started last night. He sometimes refused to eat although I can hear his stomach. Only at night?

If it just started: He may be stressed, worried, usually a person that has this type of behavioral doesn't have much of an appetite. Has he done anything different? Change in routine? These are the things that has to be looked at and ruled out. Try getting information out of him as to why he doesn't want to eat, or say I notice you had a hard time falling soundly asleep can you tell me why? That's one way of getting ...Read more

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Can Nizoral (ketoconazole) shampoo treat itchy dry scalp? I've tried head & shoulders and jason tea tree shampoo, but the itchyness and dryness still come back.

Can Nizoral (ketoconazole) shampoo treat itchy dry scalp? I've tried head & shoulders and jason tea tree shampoo, but the itchyness and dryness still come back.

Nizoral (ketoconazole) could work: But this is primarily intended to treat fungal infections. Have you seen a dermatologist to ensure that this is not a condition other that may benefit from a more specific therapy? ...Read more

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Dentists, is natural toothpaste an effective alternative to fluoride based toothpastes? Or will natural toothpastes like "Jason" be ineffective at fighting off cavities? I use natural because of a canker sore sensitivity to the SLS in normal pastes.

Dentists, is natural toothpaste an effective alternative to fluoride based toothpastes? Or will natural toothpastes like "Jason" be ineffective at fighting off cavities? I use natural because of a canker sore sensitivity to the SLS in normal pastes.

ADA Seal: Any toothpaste that carries the ADA seal of acceptance would be considered effective in keeping your teeth healthy. If you have such allergies to ingredients, you can supplement your oral hygiene routine with a fluoride rinse. ...Read more

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With simple exertion I now sweat, and also at night I have traveled to northern myanmar in jan. Trekking in the mts, can it be tropical disease?

With simple exertion I now sweat, and also at night I have traveled to northern myanmar in jan. Trekking in the mts, can it be tropical disease?

Absolutely!: Hope you took malaria while there. Even if you did, the "bugs" have become resistant to some preventive meds, so better see someone right away! Good luck! ...Read more

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Last cycle lasted 8 days. Began 1/25 and on 2/9 started bleeding again. I had fibroid removal in Jan.2015. however, cycles are normally regular.?

Last cycle lasted 8 days. Began 1/25 and on 2/9 started bleeding again. I had fibroid removal in Jan.2015. however, cycles are normally regular.?

Have an exam: I strongly encourage you to have a routine exam from your gynecologist. It is always a good idea to follow-up on the removal of fibroids with routine exams. This type of exam can only be done properly in a clinic or office. I wish you the best with your health and I am available to discuss this and other health issues with you. ...Read more

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I had a dc on 26/12 @ 5w1d I had o pain on 11/01 however a + OPK 21 jan and then my periods began 5 days later. Normal? Was it a mc again? O twice?

I had a dc on 26/12 @ 5w1d I had o pain on 11/01 however a + OPK 21 jan and then my periods began 5 days later. Normal? Was it a mc again? O twice?

If you didn't: Have a + hpt, I would not assume you were pregnant. Too many late or abnormal periods get labeled "miscarriage, " this is generally not so. ...Read more

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My 11 year old daughter began her periods on 25th dec 2013. Her 2nd cycle began like clockwork on 23rd jan 2014. Post that she has not had her periods?

My 11 year old daughter began her periods on 25th dec 2013. Her 2nd cycle began like clockwork on 23rd jan 2014. Post that she has not had her periods?

Very normal: Periods are very irregular for the first 12-24 months after the start of periods (menarche). You can have several one month, then none for three months and so on. Hormone levels are fluctuating, you are not ovulating regularly, and body weight is rapidly changing. All of these things impact cycle frequency and duration. Not to worry! ...Read more

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Why am I getting these intolerable headaches? I have myopia which is nearsightedness but my headaches began a few months ago and my myopia has been there for a very long time. Recently starting jan or early feb of 2012 I've been getting these unbearable h

Why am I getting these intolerable headaches? I have myopia which is nearsightedness but my headaches began a few months ago and my myopia has been there for a very long time. Recently starting jan or early feb of 2012 I've been getting these unbearable h

There: There are many types of headaches. You would need a thorough examination to determine what type of headache you have. If you have not had an evaluation with a neurologist, this would be very beneficial. Clearly your pain is frequent and severe. You deserve to get some relief. Take care. ...Read more

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I have a 30/31 day cycle period began jan1-7 had unprotected sex jan 5, 11, 14, 19 ovulated jan 18, can I be pregnant?

I have a 30/31 day cycle period began jan1-7 had unprotected sex jan 5, 11, 14, 19 ovulated jan 18, can I be pregnant?

Take the test: If you want to know if you are pregnant, take a test. In today's world you do not need to wonder if you are pregnant or not based on symptoms. Pregnancy tests are available at any pharmacy and in minutes you will have your answer. They can detect a pregnancy 7-10 days after conception. The best time to take one is when you miss your period. ...Read more

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I had sono june 18 it stated I was 7 weeks 4 days due jan 30 2014. When did I concieve? Can it be off 3 weeks? I saw a bean with a heart beat.

I had sono june 18 it stated I was 7 weeks 4 days due jan 30 2014. When did I concieve? Can it be off 3 weeks? I saw a bean with a heart beat.

Dating based on sono: If the sono calculated 7 weeks 4 days then conception was 5 weeks 4 days earlier than june 18. It is possible for the sono to be off 3 weeks, and the best way to establish you dates in to have another sono performed in about 2 to 3 weeks. ...Read more

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My beginning for to my last period was Nov 16, 2015 but I've had symptoms sore breasts headache almost everyday minor cramps and aches I thought I was pregnant but today Jan 4 I began to bleed so far I have changes the tampons super every 2 hours and they

My beginning for to my last period was Nov 16, 2015 but I've had symptoms sore breasts headache almost everyday minor cramps and aches I thought I was pregnant but today Jan 4 I began to bleed so far I have changes the tampons super every 2 hours and they

Did Pregnancy Test?: If you missed a period and felt you might be pregnant. Did you do a home pregnancy test?
Your present bleeding may be beginning of a miscarriage or just a delayed period. You can still do pregnancy test as it will still be positive if you were pregnant. Otherwise if bleeding is heavy consult your Gynecologist ...Read more

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Do the japanese hokkaido pills work?

Do the japanese hokkaido pills work?

Probably no: Japanese hokkaido weight loss pills are another in a long line of weight loss supplements, containing various plant extracts. It is probably safe, but there is no scientific evidence that it works for weight loss. You would be better off sticking to regular exercise and balanced healthy diet. ...Read more

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What shots do I need to travel to Japan?

Japan: See: http://wwwnc. Cdc. Gov/travel/destinations/traveler/none/japan

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Is the japanese diet high in healthy fat?

Is the japanese diet high in healthy fat?

Overall the Japanese: diet tends to be lower in fat than the average American diet. There tends to be healthy fat intake from a diet high in fish such as salmon and mackerel. ...Read more

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How could jackson-weiss syndrome get its name?

From its discoverers: Here's the article from 1976 http://www. Jpeds. Com/article/S0022-3476 (76)81050-5/abstract ...Read more

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I heard that japanese diet is the healthiest. Is this true?

I heard that japanese diet is the healthiest. Is this true?

No: People from okinawa are the longest living people in the world. Their diet is not the typical japanese diet. ...Read more

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Have I done too many drugs and have already ruined my brian?

Have I done too many drugs and have already ruined my brian?

As Dr. A says: ...Seek help soon. The extent of damage and time to reversibility depends upon that drugs you've used and for how long. There are few from which complete or near complete recovery is impossible--but many cases (e.g., alcohol) where the process requires a serious commitment that needs to start now. You have taken the first step. See http://www. Helpguide. Org/mental/drug_substance_abuse_addiction_sig. ...Read more

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Why have I gained weight and inches since I began exercising?

Why have I gained weight and inches since I began exercising?

More muscle: Muscle mass increases quickly with exercise. Fat loss also occurs but at a slower rate. A 5X5X5cm cube of muscle weighs more than the same size cube of fat. Keep working and your body will adjust gradually and your body fat will decline. Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read more

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My jawo is cracking from time to time what does it mean or what can it be?

My jawo is cracking from time to time what does it mean or what can it be?

Sounds like: Tmj or temporo mandibular joint arthritis. Talk to your doctor or dentist about it. It can progress to a point where you can't even open your mouth. It can be successfully treated when it is not too bad. ...Read more

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If am due jan.8, 2014 is there a possiblity I would have my baby early cause she tiny?

If am due jan.8, 2014 is there a possiblity I would have my baby early cause she tiny?

Anything is possible: Your baby will come when s/he is ready to. You can select it with a c-section (as long as baby doesn't decide first!). See your OB regularly and ask? S often. Good luck! ...Read more

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If my baby measured 12cm on the 9th jan 2013 on a scan what should the measurement be now?

If my baby measured 12cm on the 9th jan 2013 on a scan what should the measurement be now?

Use google: And enter average rate of growth during your current gestational age. We can't carry that right off the top of our heads and answer with precision, we would go to google, look it up and get back; you can do the same, good luck with your pregnancy. ...Read more

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What happens if I can't find a suitable health insurance plan by jan 1 2014? Do I have to pay a fine?

What happens if I can't find a suitable health insurance plan by jan 1 2014? Do I have to pay a fine?

We all work together: Insurance means everybody chips in so that there is a pool of money to pay for each person's illnesses. It works when everyone comes together and pays into the fund, and when only a few people are ill at any one time. There is a fee (to encourage everybody to participate, because we all get sick at one time or another) for not having insurance in 2014. Maximum fee for 2014 is 1% of one's income. ...Read more

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I don't really have appetite for food so I don't always eat. This began from 2007 to date. I need a solution to my problem.

I don't really have appetite for food so I don't always eat. This began from 2007 to date. I need a solution to my problem.

Please see doctor: I am sorry, but it's impossible to offer a solution to a problem like this without full history or examinations. There are countless possible causes, from depression to many other chronic illnesses. Please see a physician in your community who can work with you and offer appropriate help. ...Read more

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I've changed the way I eat and began exercising and have lost 15 pounds, but I've been at the same weight for 3 months. How can I keep losing?

I've changed the way I eat and began exercising and have lost 15 pounds, but I've been at the same weight for 3 months. How can I keep losing?

Weight loss: You body tends to adapt to your new strategies. First congratulations on your life style change and weight loss. At this point the devil's in the details: what you are eating, how often, what amounts. What are you doing for exercising including cardiovascular and resistance training. What are your goals for weight loss or probably more importantly body fat loss. ...Read more

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I just began wearing underwire bras and it hurts all the while I wear it. After I remote it, it doesn't hurt anymore. Should I discontinue it?

I just began wearing underwire bras and it hurts all the while I wear it. After I remote it, it doesn't hurt anymore. Should I discontinue it?

If the bra is: Painful to wear - you should not wear it. Up to 85% of american women are wearing an incorrect bra size. Encourage you to take care of your breasts by going to a bra specialty store for a professional fitting. They will determine correct cup ; band size as well as helping w design selection. You will also be taught how to properly settle your breasts into the bra. It is worth the effort. ...Read more

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My mens 3 weeks late. When it came, mens last for (16.2.14-1.3.14) 2 weeks. It stop. After 4 days (4.3.14), it began again n didn't stop. What happen?

My mens 3 weeks late. When it came, mens last for (16.2.14-1.3.14) 2 weeks. It stop. After 4 days (4.3.14), it began again n didn't stop. What happen?

Irregular period.: Irregular periods are very common and can be treated with hormones (oral contraceptive pills or vaginal ring). Should see gyn doctor for evaluation, treatment to stop the bleeding, and treatment of the irregular cycles. ...Read more

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When do babies began to crawl?

When do babies began to crawl?

7-10 months: Development of gross motor skills like crawling vary from baby to baby. They can also be affected by things like prolonged illness, prematurity, any congenital bone or joint problems, weight of infant. That all being said, the typical time is between 7 and 10 months of age. This is just one skill that we assess in looking at a baby's skills. And yes, I have seen occasional baby who skips crawling. ...Read more

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What is japanese straightening?

What is japanese straightening?

Thermal Conditioning: Japanese straightening is a form of thermal conditioning that is reported to permanently remove curls or wave from hair. ...Read more

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How can the japanese stay slim?

How can the japanese stay slim?

Lifestyle: The average Japanese diet contains about 25% less calories than that eaten by Americans. Portions are often much smaller wi samplings of a variety of foods. There is ample use of fish, soy, vegetables, seaweed, fruit, noodles / rice & green tea. Japanese often take more time over a meal. They tend to walk or cycle as opposed to driving everywhere. ...Read more

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Can the japanese banana diet be safe?

Can the japanese banana diet be safe?

Avoid: Too much potassium in your diet can be dangerous to normal heart function. Extremes do not work I've written a good summary of the elements of a healthy diet. You can cut and paste this link to read my summary. Www. Mdprevent. Blogspot. Com. ...Read more