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Nothing: This describes the real or imagined facial characteristics of people whose ancestry is from the korean peninsula. A forensic anthropologist given an unidentified skull might speculate the owner was of korean ancestry but that' s about all. ...Read more
Women's rights: Komen has focused on breast cancer treatment and prevention. A higher official withheld payment to planned parenthood due to her anti-abortion stance but since pp provides women's health and breast health with 97% of its funding, this withholding was met with alarm and a national campaign that komen has yet to rise above. They did fire the official who made that decision. ...Read more
Herbs: Poorly studied, I don't think any one could give you the answer to that. ...Read more
Which One?: Qua sha is a form of scraping which can be very helpful for healing some muscular problems. ...Read more
Korean red ginseng: Is sometimes simply called red ginseng. Korean ginseng is stronger than american ginseng. If it makes you hyper (its a tonic) please switch to american. Peace and good health. ...Read more
Panex Giinseng: Can help w/erections. Korean Ginseng is stronger. Ginseng may make you hyper or interfere w/sleep. I see that you have panic attacks. Ginseng may not bee a good choice for your. Please see your doc who can test your hormones and check for vascular leaks. Most ED is psychological and a clinical psychologist can teach you stress management. Peace and good health. ...Read more
Not a Good Idea: Taking ginkgo along with selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (ssris) antidepressants -- including escitalopram (lexapro) -- may cause serotonin syndrome. This condition is characterized by rigidity, tachycardia (fast heart rate), hyperthermia (high body temperature), restlessness, and diaphoresis (sweating). ...Read more
Cocaine: Get into a support group for family members of people who do drugs. Cocaine is a major evil presence. There is nothing you can do to stop Dad from killing himself with it. Don't feel you need to try. ...Read more
Cream: There are many topical medications (usually with some form of novacaine) available which sometimes help. Other times, therapy is needed. ...Read more
Is magnesium blend good to take with korean red ginseng? - Also are most products alright with korean red ginseng?
I think it says everything that red ginseng is believed to BOTH increase and decrease the immune system.
There are not reliable trials on it. It is not possible to really control what you are getting with it.
Magnesium, however, is a mineral and unless they are totally lying, the content of it should be reliable and it can't stale. 200-400 mg/day is good. ...Read more
I have some korean pills and was wondering if you could identify them for me. Its round peach colored and has a cross with W C P inside the cross. Plea?
Very diff to tell: That is very difficult to tell which pill this may be, unless you can tell us what this pill does or even what the Korean pill's name is even in Korean it is very hard for us to help you. ...Read more
Breast Cancer: Breast cancer.Get a more detailed answer ›
? Pharmacist?: Maybe a pharmacist could help you to identify this. ...Read more
Wrong question: There is no systematic evidence that korean ginseng is good for anything, let alone stroke. Ginseng is one of those bogus "ancient wisdom" things. Its use is based on a superstition called the "doctrine of signatures:" because the root looks like a little headless man, the ancients got this delusion that it would cure things. Arm yourself with modern knowledge, not ancient superstition. ...Read more
Are vegetables and kimchi from Korea still safe to eat, even if they might have tested an H-bomb?
North or South: It is highly unlikely that you are getting any food from North Korea. It is North that claims to have detonated an H-bomb. Any food from South Korea would as safe now as it was before the North's claim of testing H-bomb. ...Read more
Yes: It is perfectly safe to take korean ginseng (and most other medicinal herbs) with multivitamins. ...Read more
Dad: Call 911 for emt help.Get a more detailed answer ›
Not a clue: The Center for Disease Control operated a website that is updated for the changing vaccine requirements of world travel. If you go th www. Cdc. Gov/travel you can find the updated requirements for any location. ...Read more
Check it: Go to a local physician or clinic- cannot be diagnosed without a picture. ...Read more
Sure: I see no reason why you would not be able to. ...Read more
Is it true that taking those Collogen drink made from Korea and Japan will keep one's skin young?
Keeping skin healthy: I would not recommend a collagen drink to keep the skin healthy. Things that may improve the health of skin are 1) avoiding smoking 2) avoiding sun damage with sunscreen or avoiding high UV times (10 AM to 4 PM) 3) good nutrition 4) moisturizer to keep skin moist and healthy. Those are some good places to start. ...Read more