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Genetic factors,: And personal experiences may lead to this, besides certain personality disorders. I m not sure if you ask this because you have or not so much. In any case, for a more specific answer, you can rephrase your question. ...Read more
Seriously explore: If you are attracted to dramatic events & people. Also explore if you are creating the drama. This can be done through therapy. ...Read more
My family and I are not close by any means. They like to cause drama and bring up hurtful things. What can I do? I'm 32
Reconcile?: Make an effort to reconcile so that you have no regrets. ...Read more
I feel like I am gonna die because I have do many problems. I am getting more pain and weaker every day. I can't do anything cause pain starts in back.
Why everytime I finished watching a drama I feel like I'm stock in their world? I cant escape from it. I feel down and I feel that I'm with them. I feel like its real. I just cant move on easily.
In an enactment on Groucho Marx comedy show a patient complained that it hurt when he coughed. Groucho (the "doctor") stated, "Then don't cough." It might be best you at least temporarily resist watching the dramas.
Some are more disturbed than others by horror shows, excitement, and alarm. Some is unlearned over time and some may need psychotherapy, biofeedback/neurofeedback, or medications. ...Read more
Isolation: Rubber dams are used during fillings, root canals, and crowns to isolate the teeth being worked on from the rest of the mouth. This helps keep them dry which allows filling material to work better. It also keeps bacteria in your saliva from contaminating the teeth. Best of all, rubber dams prevent you from swallowing material and by products used and generated during these procedures. ...Read more
Skin: The dermis is the outermost layer of skin & the dermis sits below it. They differ in soooo many ways. I couldn't possibly do this justice in 400 characters or less. This is a good article by the American Academy of Dermatology: https://www. Aad. Org/public/kids/skin/the-layers-of-your-skin ...Read more
What do you mean?: The epidermis is so thin (think "roof" of a blister) that nearly all wounds reach the dermis. The dermis is the thick, sturdy portion of the skin (think the tough, fuzzy part of leather) and the epidermis is the waterproof layer on top (think the smooth layer on top that gives the leather its "finish"). Even a scratch often reaches the dermis. Hope this helps, but if not, ask again! ...Read more
Rubber Dam: The "rubber dam" is actually a thin, square 6 x 6 latex, or non-latex (for those patients allergic to latex) shield, that is designed to be placed over a tooth/teeth as isloation during certain dental procedures; such as root canals and the placement of restorations. This shied not only prevents saliva contamination during procedures, but also prevents aspirating/swallowing foreign objects.. ...Read more
Depends on cause...: A cold caused by cold viruses is usually left alone, or one can try over-the-counter cold medications. The flu caused by influenza viruses is treated by antiviral drugs and cold medications. A sore throat is tested to see if it is strep throat. If strep, antibiotics are needed (if not strep, the sore throat may be due to "cold viruses" or another cause). This all may mean seeing a doctor. ...Read more
Ultrasound: Abdominal pain can be caused by many different ailments. If you think this may be linked to the intense exercise, then there are chances it could be a muscular strain. However there are other structures nearby where the pain could originate from such as the appendix, colon, ovaries, fallopian tubes, kidneys, ureters, ribs, gall bladder and liver. If pain is ongoing you will need an ultrasound. ...Read more
Masturbation: There is nothing abnormal or unhealthy in masturbation at the frequency you describe. In fact, many youngsters report significantly more masturbation. There are no health consequences to this level of masturbation or of any level of masturbation. Remember masturbation is a normal and common experience that humans participate in. There is no medical or health reason not to masturbate. ...Read more
Yes: Depends on the type and cause of damage. ...Read more
I sleep around 8-9 hours a day but I am an active person during the day. Is it an unhealthy sign?
Would you please help describe the usual health problems caused by living in a damp and moldy house?
Just curious how many docs here have seen the medical drama- House M.D.? :p P.S. Thanks for helping millions of people everyday!
I have seen quite a: Few episodes of House. You are welcome. Take care. ...Read more
Partykeer as ek my nek draai dan klink dit of my werwels knak. Dan het ek pyn wat opskiet in my kop en dit voel soos n kort black out?
Dit benodig evalueri: Gaan na 'n dokter. Dit kan 'n probleem in die ruggraat wees. ...Read more
Do weight train with a lot of weight (the kind that makes ppl look at you and say"damn that is not right for a woman") makes women bulky?
What to do if I have watched the condor trilogy and demi gods and semi devils, really enjoyed them, can someone suggest more films like these?
Not I!: This site is not for reviewing popular movies, music and books. We will steer you to helpful medical related matter usually on the news links and sometimes include links to helpful sites. ...Read more
Say you got the surgery done and the pit was removed, no issues with it at all, 8 years later it pops back up and there is no hole for the pit to drai?
It can return: Go to your MD for excisionGet a more detailed answer ›
My BP is 155/103, it is consistently same for past one week. I do vigorous aerobic every another day. Is it right or wrong for my health, please advice?
What are some good dayi am a pilino holding a philippines passport. Currently working in hong kong. But I want to go to dubai as a tourist. Is it possibl?
Question?: Is this a medical, legal or travel question? If a medical inquiry- please re-ask and clarify question. Thanks. ...Read more
My daughter 21year, she is a student going every night to her bf, coming home middle of night or next day. I fell her life is controlled, please advice.
Isolation of teeth: Dental dams are used to isolate the teeth that the dentist is working on to prevent contamination of the treatment site. A secondary benefit is that the dental dam prevents substances from entering the mouth and throat. ...Read more