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I use percocet very sparingly for pain and have my liver checked a lot but wonder what long term side effects it has like memory loss or lost labedo?
See below: Most of the side effects are dose related. The less you take it, the better off you will be. ...Read more
I appreciate your questions today. There is so much on our plates this day it is a wonder that all of us are in the same condition.
But since I do not know your gender or age :
one must look at sleep issues, blood sugar, weight and how in or out of shape you are. There is also a chance you have developed a low thyroid condition. A good medical provider can help you sort all of this out. ...Read more
Check T level: Feelings of low libido (sexual drive), fatigue, decreased energy can be signs of hypogonadism (low testosterone (t)). This can be determined with a simple blood test. Low t is generally treated with testosterone replacement which can be administered in different ways (topical gel, injection, pellet implantation). You should see your physician and discuss this further. ...Read more
It could be either: Inhalation of contaminants or adverse effects of cannabis (or both). Possible effects of marijuana: anxiety, depression, fear, panic, delusions, paranoia, hallucinations, losing touch with reality, inattentiveness, short-term memory problems, disturbances of thought processes. Get medical help. ...Read more
I just had my baby a week ago and was given 200 milligram labetol and it is still sometimes 189/105 what should I do?
If that high you need care and even IV meds and hospital until controlled.
Right now! ...Read more
Hace 4 dias me sacaron una muela superior y desde ese dia siento que la lengua se me va hacia un lado cuando hablo y siento pequeñas punzadas?
Probablemente normal: Despues de tener una operación es normal sentir pequeñas punzadas. La mayoría del tiempo ellos se van a disolver en unas semanas. ...Read more
El problema lo tengo en el labio superior, debido que hay manchas blancas en la línea externa haciendo que la línea del labio sea irregular.?
Hi, age 26, unmarried. My labio minora is loose, not erect or hard, I have heard that it should not be soft, open and loose, Is it correct? Tell cure
The labia: Minora (inner vaginal lips) are usually soft (not hard or erect). ...Read more
Probiotics: "pro"-biotics put good organisms into your gut (unlike "anti"-biotics which kill bacteria) & include: lactobacillus, acidophilus, bifidobacter, sachromyces boulardes, to name a few. Most are available over-the-counter & need to be taken daily to maintain the probiotic organism population. Benefits include: less gas, regulated bowels, prevent infections, improve digestion, decrease inflammation. ...Read more
Not always easy: Most are reasonable in terms of calories (be careful about serving size) and sugar and fat content. But the listing of other components is almost certainly not accurate. The government is planning a new labeling initiative to take some of the mystery out of labels - keep posted. ...Read more
You may not: Marijuana comes from the cannabis sativa plant and& alters the mind through thc. Thc concentrations vary depending on what part of the plant is used. You never know if thc has been mixed with another chemical. Contamination of the leaves with pesticides & other chemicals is common. The strength varies greatly from plant to plant and batch to batch. You never really know what you are getting. ...Read more
Five ingredients: I highly recommend a book written by micheal pollan called food rules. Only buy food that has five ingredients or less. If you follow this rule you will be forced to buy unprocessed food which is generally the healthiest kind. Don't buy food that comes in a box, is microwaveable, or prepared by someone else. Buy wholesome ingredients and make your food yourself. ...Read more
Simple Changes to Your Lifestyle Can Make a Big Difference To Your Health
In the Waikato we provide free healthy eating and exercise advice through our Green Prescription Programme. This includes help with wellness goals, managing health conditions or weight loss guidance.
Contact a friendly coordinator today by phoning 07 8585388 or emailing greenprescription@sportwaikato. Org. Nz ...Read more
Food labels: Ingredients & expiration date.Get a more detailed answer ›
M/F or Both/Neither?: Transgender= widely used term 4 ppl whose gender identity, gender expression or behavior doesn't conform 2 "norms" assoc w/the sex 2which they were assigned @birth. Cisgender= 4 ppl who view their gender identity, expression & behavior as consistent w/those norms. But these 2 terms don't cover the diverse ways ppl self identify in terms of gender -esp those who identify as both or neither m & f! ...Read more
Read carefully: The values are generally accurate, but can be misleading on casual reading. A bag of potato chips may state the each serving has x calories. You also need to look up how many servings are in the bag. ...Read more
Someone laced my cig with something toxic, having neuro and mental damage. 2 weeks later can it be flushed out of system? Not feeling btr no one helps
ER-drug screen: Really? - 2 weeks later and NOW you are concerned? - go to ER and get a drug screen. ...Read more
Mi Paciente está experimentando dolor de cabeza (calidad: picazón o sensación de ardor) (lado: frente) (periodo de tiempo: inicio gradual) (empeor...
Translation: I am sorry but this has not been translated into English. ...Read more
Will hula hoop on my wii fit have same results as weighted one. Most of the hoops had warning labels about chemicals that I wasn't comfortable with.?
No evidence. . .: Wii fit hasn't been around long enough for there to be good studies comparing its hula hoop exercises to real hula hoop. You didn't mention what chemicals made you uncomfortable. Discuss this w/your family doc. In general, I find it difficult to discourage any physical activity. So if you like wii fit, go for it! Important thing is to get active daily. So congrats on making that move! ...Read more
Estoy experimentando dolor de cabeza (calidad: occurs at the same time of day, se siente agudo o apuñalado, te despierta del sueño) (lado: all sides) (empeora con: actividad de rutina) (severidad: moderate) (ocurrió: > 3 hours) (periodo de tiempo: sudden
Si tenia un dolor: De cabez por mucho tiempo y no tiene fiebre ni tos, y no tenia golpe ni accidente a su cabeza, necesita ir al salon de emergencia. El medico alli puede chequear a usted y hacer un CT or radiografia de la cabeza para diagnosticar lo que occuria. El peligro que no vaya al salon de emergencia es que puede tener un coagulo o una aneurisma. Solo una radiografia puede mostrar eso. Buena suerte a Ud ...Read more
Need evaluation: It sounds like you feel your libido to be "too high" -- but I wonder, in contrast to what? Is a depressed partner in your life telling you this? Could your level of sexual interest actually be normal, in comparison? Or is your libido genuinely driving you into compromising situations? Each possibility requires a different approach -- including ruling out any possible manic or hypomanic symptoms. ...Read more
Why?: I'm not sure why you would want to lower your libido? It's best not to jump to meds before evaluating what's happening. In some cases, mood problems may show up as extremely increased libido -- and so can compulsive sexuality. Both of these situations can be helped via consulting with your family doctor to start with. S/he may also want you to see a psychiatrist or psychologist as well. ...Read more