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Can't tell: The tempomandibular joint can make a person miserable and there's no predicting how long it will last. There are folks who know how to treat this and i'm not one of them; a variety of measures including those that keep you from grinding your teeth at night can help, as can more intensive interventions. Good luck. ...Read more
This is a very frustrating situation for both the man and his partner.
There are two common approaches. One is to actually start the man on a low dose medication that has a side effect of prolonging ejaculation.
And there are plenty of sex therapists and other experts that can work with your partner on practicing how to prolong the time it takes to ejaculate...To learn some techniques.... ...Read more
Well,....: Sex can be like any strenuous activity, so just like preparing for a sports team, running a marathon, etc., you can exercise and start to build up stamina, so that sex can last longer. If you have premature ejaculation, there may be a Psychological component as well as hypersensitivity on your glans penis. Condoms can help decrease sensitivity and may prolong orgasm. See Urologist if severe. ...Read more
Live HealthyLiveLong: I tell my patients if they want to live long,they have to lead a healthy life.It includes proper nutrition,avoid over eating and eat the right kind of food.Do not Smoke.If you drink,drink in moderation.Exercise regularly.Have a good night sleep,Avoid Stress and laugh a lot.Practice safe sex.Get regular check ups and screening for certain diseases like cancer,diabetese and others.And hope for best ...Read more
Depends!: Duration of procedure depends upon procedure being performed as well as health of patient undergoing said procedure. Duration may be extended beyond usual due to (unforeseen) complications. Best to ask surgeon how much time is expected. Better yet, don't ask, because you don't want to rush him/her! let your surgeon do their best w/o worrying about your time constraint. ...Read more
It varies: I like the old saying that it lasts 9 days, "3 days coming, 3 days with you and 3 days going." i take zinc 50 mg twice daily at the first signs of a cold and i believe it significantly reduces the time it takes to leave me. Don't take zinc on an empty stomach as you will get terrible nausea. ...Read more
Growth cntrs close: Linear growth continues as long as the growth centers that permit linear growth are open. These are best studied in the wrist and hand where dozens of centers are visible on x-ray. The pubertal hormones accelerate growth and the closure of the centers. Most males will close their growth centers at a bone maturity of 17 years. Some with delayed closure will grow more, some into their early 20's. ...Read more
Erection: If you're experiencing premature ejaculation it's best to seek help from a sexology clinic. You can also get help for other issues to do with sexual performance there. Taking a medication like Viagra or cialis or using a sex aid like a cock ring(Google this) may also be helpful. ...Read more
Do you take HTP% for insomnia?, have you been tested for serotonin deficiency? which if is low may induce insomnia.
5-HTP CAN RESTORE SEROTONIN LEVELS AND HELP IMPROVE:1.General mood. 2. Depression. 3. nxiety
4. Insomnia. 5. Weight loss. 6. Chronic headaches.
7. Migraines. 8. Fibromyalgia. etc.
You should see a psychologist and find out why you have this issue, do not auto-medicate. ...Read more
A few ideas: I'm betting your question is about premature ejaculation. Put a dab of anesthetic on your glans. Use a condom. If it's really bad, ask your physician about a selective serotonin reuptake inhbitor at a very low dose. Best, learn the squeeze technique with your partner and you'll learn to time yourself & bring each other to new heights of pleasure and mutual enjoyment. ...Read more
Maintain ideal body: weight by regular exercise,proper diet and adequate sleep.Avoid risky behavior,get all your cancer screenings,and find a good doc who listens to you.Get married,find work you enjoy,and practice loving kindness.Try to live each day as if it were your last but find out about compounding interest.Your going to need a good nest egg for that long life ahead. ...Read more
NO: I assume you are referring to the length of the penis. If so, it is one of the least important factors for satisfactory sexual relationships. A stable/marital relationship where you attempt to please your spouse as she desires before bed, then patient foreplay that creates excitement for her using kisses, touching, massaging, caressing even before sex and almost brings her to orgasm will make ok. ...Read more
30 minutes daily: Being active as a child is essential for health, healthy growth, and to maintain good health as an adult. Daily activity is important to establish a routine that's easier to stay on - just help you child find an activity that he or she enjoys doing and encourage them to stay with it. ...Read more
Depends.: I am assuming you are talking about the half life of a drug. A drug with a 25 hours half life means that after 25 hours, the blood concentration of the drug will be halved. So at hour zero it's 100%. At 25 hours , the concentration is 50%. At 50 hours, it's 25%. At 75 hours, it's 12.5% etc. Please note that using half lives is an oversimplification and doesn't always correlate with drug effect. ...Read more
?: The length of time at the breast is not a good indicator of how well the feeding has gone. A baby can spend an hour at the breast, but if the latch is poor, may not have transferred much milk. They could also spend 10 minutes and get all they need. Babies love to hang out at the breast and breastfeeding is so much more than food. I'd stop watching the clock and enjoy the time with the baby. ...Read more
Yes!: Survey after survey shows that, at least in the States, women tend to live longer than men, by several years. Check out http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm6335a8.htm. Of course, this says nothing about individuals. Interestingly, life expectancy is also linked to ethnicity & socioeconomic strata. ...Read more
6-8 weeks: I assume you mean mono? The symptoms of mono can last up to 6-8 weeks. The sore throat usually resolves within several weeks, but the fatigue can linger for a month or two. Remember to avoid any contact sports during that time, because you can get bleeding from your spleen if you are hit in the wrong spot. Hope this helps! ...Read more
As long as recommend: Removable appliances can be designed to do a multitude of functions. Only your dentist knows what it was designed to do, how many hours per day it should be worn, and for how long. Please discuss this with your treating dentist. Understand that no two patients have the same identical problems, nor do they require the same treatment. ...Read more