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Marstabation Bad Effects
Yes: I assume you are referring to L-dopa or levodopa. Frequently combined with carbidopa, this is a mainstay of treatment for Parkinson's. It is also used in the treatment of other diseases. All medications have side effects and the potential for adverse (unwanted or unexpected) reactions. Discuss with your doctor the risks and benefits of taking the medication for your medical condition. Take care. ...Read more
Lack Nutrients: Balances diets need to contain lean protein with low glycemic carbs and a bit of monounsat. Fat (olive oil, etc). Without this balance, your body will not get the essential vitamins and nutrients it needs. Better to graze and balance-have 3 meals and 2 snacks during the day. Educate yourself on "good" and "bad" carbs and fats. Consider reading "a week in the zone" if you need some inspiration! ...Read more
Yes, bad.: Over the short and long term, elevated blood pressure can be quite harmful. High pressure can cause a stroke. Elevated blood pressure (hypertension) is a well-described risk factor for development of heart disease as well as a cause of kidney damage, sometimes eventually becoming so severe, a person may need dialysis or a kidney transplant. ...Read more
Humara.: See: http://www. Drugs. Com/sfx/humira-side-effects. HtmlGet a more detailed answer ›
Be selective: Use only drugs that you need. Use the lowest amount of med necessary to control/cure your problem. Learn about the possible side effects of the drugs. With time, the drug will be clear from the body and the side effects should go away (if reversible). ...Read more
Sugar: You want to eat healthy and not to exercise in order to "shake off" bad food. Excessive sugar use is not good in that it can transform into fat, it affects your dental health, etc. Go with moderation and try brown sugar instead of white, organic vs. Non-organic. If you do have problems controlling your blood sugar - go with sugar substitutes. ...Read more
Many things: For one thing, what is called 'Spice' or 'K2' or anything else is not always the same product. These are illegal factories without quality control where there is nothing indicating the purity and concentration of the product. So, one batch may have five or ten times more of the synthetic cannabinoids. It is also unevenly spread in the product. It can cause seizures and hypertension - pot doesn't. ...Read more
This drug is a proven SECOND line treatment for Type 2 Diabetes and I assume it is being prescribed by YOUR Primary Care or Diabetes Care Professional!
The B oxed Warnings on ANY Prescription Drug include a litany of side effects etc etc
Follow your Health Care Professional's advice
Hope this helps!
Dr Z ...Read more
Which Meds?: Which medications are you inquiring about?Get a more detailed answer ›
Nothing bad.: But nothing good. Use standard treatment and save a lot of money. ...Read more
Hello.: Hello. No. It isn't bad for your health. However you want to avoid masturbating to the point that your genital skin becomes red or raw. ...Read more
Hi. Would thinking too much make the memory worse.?? Or would it have any bad effects?? Thanks so much
Might your body build up a resistance to the bad health effects of alcohol along with the feel good effects?
Tolerance: Over time your body can develop tolerance. It may take higher doses to become intoxicated with it's side effects & it may also take more alcohol just to get a buzz. However, with extensive liver damage - the person may find themselves reacting to smaller and smaller amounts of alcohol. ...Read more
Can you tell me, are there bad effects when drinking a tablespoon or more of vco for 3 consecutive months or more?
Coconut oil: Virgin Coconut Oil? See: http://www. Webmd. Com/vitamins-supplements/ingredientmono-1092-coconut%20oil. Aspx? Activeingredientid=1092&activeingredientname=coconut%20oil ...Read more
Is it bad that I need glasses but I don't want to wear them? What are the effects of that? Would it worsen my vision?
Hard to say: If both eyes are at a similar strength the brain would probably just give you fuzzy vision.Over time, all vision can gradually change anyway. If one eye is stronger than the other, or gives a sharper image, the brain may eventually turn off the vision in the weaker eye. Without vision, that eye may no longer track or line up straight with the other, leaving you cross or wall eyed. ...Read more
How did boomers avoid bad effects from playing with guns? Most boys had them and we all shot at each other like in war and westerns.
Playing not the prob: I had the same experience. The issue is teaching and modeling appropriate respect for real guns to counteract the cavalier use of guns seen on tv. The greatest danger comes from a child with no education about gun safety coming into contact with a gun, left around by a careless parent. Teaching children gun safety and respect coupled with safe storage of any guns in the home is effective. ...Read more
I eat large amounts of food at one time, and don't want to. Would like to purge but advised to not. What are effects of either bad habit?
Eating habits: Both of these do risk your health, so I'm glad you're thinking about this. Overeating can risk weight gain, which can lead to other problems like diabetes, inflammation, joint problems, hypertension, and heart disease. Besides being unpleasant, purging by vomiting risks electrolyte imbalance, damaged teeth, esophageal injury, etc. Best to see someone for your eating disorder & save yourself! ...Read more