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Everyone is loveable to someone! You need to find that person, but only after you learn to love yourself!
" affection is responsible for nine-tenths of whatever solid and durable happiness there is in our lives."
c. S. Lewis. ...Read more
Hello: what is the different between typical wenckebach and atypical wenckebach? Is one more or less dangerous/ serious?
Wenkebach: Am not aware of your terms. There are two forms. Type 1 can occur in normal individuals by certain drugs or heightened vagal tone. Prognosis is usually quite good. Type 2 is almost always due to organic disease involving the conduction system and may lead to complete heart block. A pacemaker may be required. ...Read more
At first I spotted pink, then it turned brown and stopped in one day, less then 24hrs later it's pink again but a lot more of it There was 2 tiny clts
You don't give me: Your age, but this type of slight irregular bleeding is common, especially in younger women in early years of menstruation. It is likely due to minor alterations in hormone levels and balance. The condition is called dysfunctional uterine bleeding. Pink, of course, suggests blood tinged mucous; brown...older blood. If persists, birth control pills can help regulate. Always wise to exclude pregnancy ...Read more
Not very likely: With that kind of history, your sun damage isn't likely to be significant, compared to people that spend time or work outside. But, in florida, we recommend that everybody use sunscreen routinely - as driving in the car, and walking from the car to the mall, etc., - you can still build up a significant exposure. ...Read more
Is it a pill or pack:
If you are prescribed two Zpacks to take one after the other by you MD
But if your question is if you can take next pill out of the Z pack in less than 24 hours. The answer is yes
You may clarify your prescription. Usually two Zpacks are not prescribed one after the other as the drug remains in your body 5 days after you finish the pack
And you may have to wait 5 days to start next pack ...Read more
Why?: Why are you trying to pass out is the question? Not something I would recommend. ...Read more
Is it normal for one side of your body to be significantly lighter and have less fat than the other side?
It can be: Yes it can be, the fat distribution can be unsymmetrical and it is possible. ...Read more
I want to know if its true or not, that a man has one less rib than a woman.?? Please let me know. Thank you.
Not true, but...: Perhaps a man originally had one more rib than he does now, but in losing one rib, he now has the same number of ribs as a woman... too many mysteries in life to ponder upon. ...Read more
Petechie Popped up on my 10 year olds chest no illness. Isolated to one small area or chest less then penny?
For accurate dx: Visualization of lesion and hx is needed. ...Read more
Extremely painful jolts on one area of my head. The pain lasts for less than a second, but they are severe. What is this?
Depends on location: There are different types of headaches and depending on the location, your doctor will have a good idea on the diagnosis and treatment. You should visit your doctor for an evaluation. ...Read more
One of factor determine height is if you enter puberty early you will grow less in height as expected. Is this entering puberty in our own control?
NO: No we can't control when we enter puberty. Most girls start puberty about age ten, but it is normal at age eight. People who are malnourished or who exercise intensely may enter puberty later. A healthy average person has no control over when they enter puberty. If it looks like the girl child is not going to grow above 5 feet (growth charts) the pediatrician will refer to an endocrinologist. ...Read more
My nuvaring won't pop open inside of me. It's staying in the twisted position I put it in. Is it less effective this way? Should I put another one in?
You are ok: There is really no wrong way to place nuvarimg inside the vagina. It will work effectively in any position. That being said, if it is uncomfortable, or hurting you, then you may need to remove it or replace it. Wishing you the best in health. ...Read more
Question: if two people with more or less body build are standing on a corner, one feels hot and the other feels mild. What is causes feeling of heat?
Different people: You have just shown a lovely example of how people differ -- and that these differences go deeper than physical makeup alone. We have different temperaments and preferences, different experiences of the same events. One feels "hot" and the other feels "mild". No right or wrong here -- just variability! Or maybe the "hot" one is wearing secret silk underwear? That could make a difference. :-). ...Read more
Check one day the weight is less and then check the next day its a kg or a bit more why is that and its sometime different in different times of d day?
Weight fluctuates: Your weight will fluctuate throughout the day based on a number of things: the amount of water in your body (blood volume, food, water in your stomach and intestines, fluid in your tissues, urine in your bladder), solid waste in your body (stool in your intestines, food in your stomach), as well as fluctuations in your body fat and other food stores. Small changes are not concerning. ...Read more
Preg. Test turned from negative to positive in less thab an hour. Took another one and Did the same. Two different tests at two different times. Thoughts?
The hpts are quite accurate, but they have their limit--when you are too early the test may not be able to detect it. If you have 2 positive tests, the chance that it is truly positive is quite high. Not sure if you are trying to get pregnant, but I would say congratulations! Take your vitamins. Eat well; don't drink, smoke, or do drug. Consult doc!
Good luck. ...Read more
Uncertain: The main reason for light periods is a change in hormone levels. Causes for what seems to be a light period can include: implantation bleeding in early pregnancy, thyroid problems, eating disorders, excessive exercise, initial periods for a girl, use of an intrauterine device, oral contraceptives & perimenopause. ...Read more
Doubt a problem: It shorter than usually reported, but cervical mucus is variable and very subjective. Unless your periods are highly irregular, I doubt this is a significant problem for you. ...Read more
Yes: Although 0.25 diopter increases are more common, a 0.5 diopter change is also common. ...Read more
La grade c oesophagus one or more breaks continuous between tops of 2 or more mucosal folds less then 75% circumference?
See below: You are describing los angeles grade c reflux esophagitis which is moderately severe but not the worst. This is based on what the endoscopist sees. Even more important are the results of a pathologist's examination of biopsy specimens. We would like to see no barrett esophageal metaplasia in the specimens and especially no dysplasia. ...Read more
If my child was one of the many and maybe latest conceived from a donor, would donor be more or less open to meeting at 18?
An anonymous gift!: Sperm donors and egg donors may want to remain anonymous, in which case a recipient can consider the donation a wonderful anonymous gift. Some donors may at some time want to know where all their biological offspring are, and more likely, the children would be curious about from whose egg or sperm they originated. Life can get complicated, so anonymity is often a blessing. ...Read more
Is it smart to take less dmt2 med when one eats less on given day & go back to med regular schedule when one eats full meals again?
Is there a difference between the slimy ovulation sign and the thick less slimy one. At times, I see the not so slimy but thick mucous?
This link provides pictures and explaination of cervical mucus.
http://www. Babycenter. Com/101_what-cervical-mucus-looks-like-through-your-cycle_10351429.bc ...Read more
How can one unhealthy type person 5"7" be less weight then a fit 5"5"1/2 person? She's 5"7"-130ish I'm 5"51/2 150 and dropping. We're twins
Not just weight: Many other factors go into determining whether one is healthy or not. Diet, exercise, smoking, alcohol use, job, stress, general outlook and happiness in life, mental health issues, healthy personal relationships, owning a pet, job satisfaction, spiritual growth and development....and many more. ...Read more
Been having a pain on the left side of head for three days now, not a sharp or dull one, and pain becomes less since it started. Just worried.
Several possibilitie: There are several possibilities. If the pain is related to either the TM joint, or the temporalis muscle, or the ear, rule out both biomechanical factors related to the TM joint function and rule out infection associated with the TM joint. Other issues that can cause head pain can be toxin, pathogen, allergen, or more serious neurologic factors intracranially. ...Read more
What to do if I could rarely sleep, and when I do I only get about one or two hours of it, but my question is, can less sleep lower your life span?
My 4 month old previously would have 5+ bms a day and this week this has been dramatically decreased to one or less a day. When should I call the dr?
How long/how many days does it take for 0.25 mg doses of Xanax (alprazolam) to start taking affect and make one feel relaxed, calm, and less anxious?
Xanax (alprazolam) not working: The benzodiazepine (e.g. Xanax) naive patient should feel the effect within the hour. Individuals are unique and depending on one's pharmacogenetics/liver metabolism of medications, the medication may work for some but as well for others. The prescribing physician should be informed. More importantly, non-medicinal modalities & non-habit forming medications should be attempted first. ...Read more