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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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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?

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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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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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

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What are the health benefits of seaweed in japan?

What are the health benefits of seaweed in japan?

Seaweed: Seaweed is wonderful for health! Seaweed is high in calcium. It contains lignans which are antioxidants. A great source of chlorophyll, it can help our bodies to detoxify. It has a chemical composition close to plasma. Their Sulfated Polysaccharides have anti-inflammatory effects. It provided bio-available Iron & soluble fiber. See the many tips taps on seaweed superfoods. ...Read more

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What is the prognosis for someone with jacobs syndrome?

What is the prognosis for someone with jacobs syndrome?

Cannot Predict: There are too few cases of jacobs syndrome to make any prognostic judgments. Most patient will have some degree of flexion contracture of a joint and suffer from synovitis which is inflammation of the joints. Severe cases also develop inflammation of the muscle surrounding the heart (pericarditis) which causes the greatest risk for life-threatening medical issues. ...Read more

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Why should I walk 10k steps per day? Heard the japanese did

Why should I walk 10k steps per day? Heard the japanese did

Useful: Walking 10k steps per day is a very useful exercise. There is a correlation between exercise of that type and longevity. I am not sure if that is the primary reason the japanese have such a long lifespan but perhaps that story is true. ...Read more

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Cycle last 30/35days. Last cycle jan 24th. When did I ovulate?

Cycle last 30/35days. Last cycle jan 24th. When did I ovulate?

13-14 days before: Ovulation usually happened 13-14 days before the start of you subsequent period. ...Read more

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Is jacob syndrome detectable through prenatal diagnostic tests?

Is jacob syndrome detectable through prenatal diagnostic tests?

Yes: Jacob's xyy is badly misunderstood. It makes a man taller, more at risk for acne, and he may speak later. The rubbish about "natural criminal" is fully discredited; if he's a bit more aggressive -- hey, in our world I think that's a good thing. As an internet physician with an interest in xyy, I've saved the lives of over a dozen unborn children; many thank-you's and no one says they chose wrong. ...Read more

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My LMP was jan.28 shouldn't I be due in november and not september?

My LMP was jan.28 shouldn't I be due in november and not september?

Yes: Yes, if jan 28th 2014 was the first day of your last period, then your due date is november 4, 2014. This is based on a regular menstrual cycle. It is also possible to have some bleeding after conception. An ultrasound would help confirm dates. Congratulations! ...Read more

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Why im havin anxiety in every end of the year, that's arnd nov to jan?

Why im havin anxiety in every end of the year, that's arnd nov to jan?

Emotional triggers: It's hard to say, but it sounds like this time of year creates an emotional trigger for you. Seasonal depression is more common around this time of year and often anxiety is coupled with depression. I recommend exploring this in therapy. When we learn about triggers, we can then learn how to prepare/cope with the emotions that follow. ...Read more