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What are long-term effects of being a soldier?

What are long-term effects of being a soldier?

Military livestyle: There are many stresses in serving in the armed forces, but if you handle it well, you can develop excellent leadership skills, compassion for others and serve your country honorably. The stresses of wartime can take a toll on the individual and family members, and it is important to try to maintain a balance, as it is in many different high stress professions. ...Read more

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When should an emergency referral for mental health care be provided to a soldier?

Everyone: In my opinion, if anyone is in emotional distress a referral should be made. This becomes particularly important if the person is homicidal, suicidal, or cannot perform the normal activities of daily living. ...Read more

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When should a non-emergency referral for mental health care be issued to a soldier?

When should a non-emergency referral for mental health care be issued to a soldier?

When problems show: Referring a soldier for mental health is appropriate whenever performance, behavior, or relationship issues arise. Nipping problems in the beginning is the easiest and best way of preventing mental health crisis. As a provider with the Air Force I saw many who were referred too late --so the earlier, the better. Problematic drinking, relationships, and discipline issues are all good reasons. ...Read more

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Is a surprise visit from a soldier to his little children a good idea?

Is a surprise visit from a soldier to his little children a good idea?

Yes: A little time with a parent who has been away counts for a lot in a child's life. I can't imagine a better surprise for the child of a soldier. Nor can I imagine a more rewarding experience for a soldier. ...Read more

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What's the disease called when a soldier comes home from war with scary flash backs and nightmares?

What's the disease called when a soldier comes home from war with scary flash backs and nightmares?

PTSD: The symptoms of ptsd include flashbacks (bad memories that happen out of the blue or from a small trigger that feel like the event is actually happening), nightmares of the trauma and an increased feeling of edginess (either more irritable or more nervous and scared, also called hyper vigilant). Other symptoms can include difficulties relating to others and episodes of dissociation. ...Read more

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I seem to be having trouble keeping my soldier at salute, so onto viagra (sildenafil)?

I seem to be having trouble keeping my soldier at salute, so onto viagra (sildenafil)?

Good start: Viagra (sildenafil) is one of several fda-approved drugs to treat erectile dysfunction (ed). The first step is to discuss your ed with your doctor, as it may be a clue to other health issues. A drug like the "little blue pill" might be a good first treatment, as long as you're healthy enough for sex and don't take nitroglycerine. Ten-hut, soldier! ...Read more

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I get headaches frequently and I wonder why im a soldier im fit I drink enough fluids and I sleep enough?

I get headaches frequently and I wonder why im a soldier im fit I drink enough fluids and I sleep enough?

Many reasons: Headaches can be associated with stress, with sleep deprivation, with medicines, with some foods, with viruses and other infections, and many other causes. You say you're fit...Good! You can be fit and still have any of the above problems. Have you seen your doctor for an exam yet? ...Read more

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Why my finger feet and soulder swallen? What is the couse boss

Why my finger feet and soulder swallen? What is the couse boss

See a doctor: You should see a doctor and have blood drawn to test for different types of arthiritis. ...Read more

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What can be the couse of swelling finger feet and soulder since 6 month?

What can be the couse of swelling finger feet and soulder since 6 month?

Swollen toes: Can be caused by a variety of factors. I am confused if your questions relate to the foot only or if you have shoulder pain as well for 6 months. Please resubmit your question with more clarity. ...Read more

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I'm not a soldier. Why do people keep telling me I show symptoms of ptsd? According to the rest of society, I can't possibly have ptsd...

Society wrong, then: Although ptsd is common in military personnel, they're by no means the only people who suffer this condition. Anyone can experience extremely frightening events -- rape, for instance. Symptoms include re-experiencing such as flashbacks & nightmares; avoidance like numbing feelings & having amnesia; & hyperarousal, or being easily startled & having insomnia. Help is available; ask your doctor. ...Read more

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I m worried about my finger swelling feet pain and soulder pain, I will be thankfull when I get couse?

I m worried about my finger swelling feet pain and soulder pain, I will be thankfull when I get couse?

Swelling: In multiple joints deserves further work up. A rheumatologist will draw blood and be able to assist with a working diagnosis. ...Read more

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My husband got a few drops of blood on his penis after peeing. He also has lower back pains. He is 30, very active and is a soldier. What can this be?

My husband got a few drops of blood on his penis after peeing. He also has lower back pains. He is 30, very active and is a soldier. What can this be?

Gross hematuria: Visible blood in the urine is called gross hematuria and it always needs to be investigated. Your husband is young and it is unlikely he will have a serious pathology but it is better to be safe than sorry. He needs either Ultrasound or preferably CT scan of the abdomen and pelvis, urine cytology, and cystoscopy (scoping of the bladder) ...Read more

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Red oval spot on my soulder, 1" at its widest, 3/4" smallest. I've seen a dermatologist about it, and he said that it wasn't skin cancer. Opinion?

Red oval spot on my soulder, 1" at its widest, 3/4" smallest. I've seen a dermatologist about it, and he said that it wasn't skin cancer. Opinion?

ABCD's: Remember your abcd's when thinking of melanoma. Look for moles with
asymmetry
boarders that are irregular
color differences within the same mole
diameter greater than 6mm

also any new mole or old that starts to itch, bleed or ulcerate should be of concern. Another rule is the ugly duckling rule. Which refers to a mole that looks distantly different from the others on your body. ...Read more

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I am a serving soldier in british forces... had my bloods done for thiroid and liver function and bone density and also a blood count will THC show?

I am a serving soldier in british forces... had my bloods done for thiroid and liver function and bone density and also a blood count will THC show?

Depends: It depends as to whether they routinely screen soldiers for drugs. Generally THC stays in the system for many days because it is lipophilic and binds to the fat stores and releases every so often. Depending on how heavy your use is, it can be there for weeks. ...Read more

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What is Manix used for?

What is Manix used for?

Manix: Manix is described as an "herbal capsule for men with low semen volume, poor sperm quality and count." However, what a product touts and what it delivers can be too different things. ...Read more

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Meds used to treat pain?

Meds used to treat pain?

Many: There are many diferent classes of medications with many drugs in each class. ...Read more

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What is Betimol used for?

What is Betimol used for?

Betimol: "Timolol, when applied topically in the eye, reduces normal and elevated intraocular pressure (IOP) whether or not accompanied by glaucoma. " See: http://www. Drugs. Com/pro/betimol. Html ...Read more

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What is lithium used for?

What is lithium used for?

Lithium Carbonate: (LiCO3) is an older tx for bi-polar disorder, better managing the highs than the lows, from my experience. If your question is about Lithium in general, there are lots of uses, at large. Wikipedia actually has a good description of these, keeping in mind, this is Wikipedia...

http://en. Wikipedia. Org/wiki/Lithium ...Read more

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What is duoflex used for?

What is duoflex used for?

Duoflex: Duoflex is normally used for the relief of joint or arthritic pain. It consists of two lipase enzymes. ...Read more

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What's mendrizole used for?

What's mendrizole used for?

Metronidazole?: This is a particular antibiotic and has many usues. It is used to treat bacterial vaginosis and other anerobic (low oxygen) bacteria. It should not be taken with alcohol or things with alcohol in it. Used for other purposes. Discuss with your prescribing doctor or local pharmacist. ...Read more

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What is Phoslyra used for?

What is Phoslyra used for?

Phoslyra: Phoslyra or " Calcium acetate is used to prevent high blood phosphate levels in patients who are on dialysis due to severe kidney disease." see" http://www. Webmd. Com/drugs/2/drug-156051/phoslyra-oral/details ...Read more

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What are biopses used for?

What are biopses used for?

Biopsy: Collecting samples for exam under microscope to determine pathology. ...Read more