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My workplace is old and smelly. Is it safe for me to work here?

My workplace is old and smelly. Is it safe for me to work here?

Maybe: If there are molds in the environment... That may be a health risk but more commonly, it may be more of an "allergy" issue more than anything. ...Read more

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I have a 13 year old daughter who is interested in going to the gym to lift weights. Is it safe for her to work out with me?

I have a 13 year old daughter who is interested in going to the gym to lift weights.  Is  it safe for her to work out with me?

Weight Training: Nope. Until her growing is over, weight training is strongly discouraged by all pediatric experts. Cardiovascular and other forms of exercise are fine. Minor strength training is fine, but not lifting weights. There is a lot about exercise and our youth online. ...Read more

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Is biotin safe for my 4 yr old to take for her issues with hair growth? Even if it may or may not work; Is it safe?

Is biotin safe for my 4 yr old to take for her issues with hair growth? Even if it may or may not work; Is it safe?

Biotin is safe: Biotin is a vitamin, helps in growth of hair,people with thinning of hair use it as it is prescribed by doctors. Biotin is good for skin and nails growth . ...Read more

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Is it safe for a 2 year old to be put on anesthesia or calming gas while dentist works on his teeth? My son wont be still even if strapped.

Is it safe for a 2 year old to be put on anesthesia or calming gas while dentist works on his teeth? My son wont be still even if strapped.

Yes if experienced.: Be sure you have someone who has training in sedation/anesthesia. Check their credentials. Ask other patients/parents who have received services from your dentist about their experiences. There is always a tiny risk in sedation on toddlers. ...Read more

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Does Gloxi really works? is Gloxi for everybody? Am 26 year old. I even have a small fracture in my left foot, does it safe for me? Thank you!

Does Gloxi really works? is Gloxi for everybody? Am 26 year old. I even have a small fracture in my left foot, does it safe for me? Thank you!

Gloxi sold as: height enhancer ? Then NO you are wasting your money . You height is genetically programed , very little you can do except rarely done bone lengthening procedures for an inch or so. At 26 your growth plates are already fused no medication including growth hormone will not help at this age. ...Read more

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Is it safe for me to work out on the elliptical 3 weeks after an ACL hamstring surgery?

Is it safe for me to work out on the elliptical 3 weeks after an ACL hamstring surgery?

Speak to surgeon: I have my patients wait six weeks before getting on the elliptical on there own. You should have adequate quadriceps strength before taking on more strenuous exercise. Only your surgeon and therapist can tell you when you are ready. Also it spends on how good graft fixation was at the time of surgery. You should speak to your surgeon. ...Read more

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Can stacker 2 be safe for a 14 year old?

Can stacker 2 be safe for a 14 year old?

NO: Energy drinks in general are not healthy for anyone. Many teens also have begun to overuse them. I would not encourage their use- safe or not. ...Read more

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Is it safe for a 14 years old male to mastrubate everyday?

Is it safe for a 14 years old male to mastrubate everyday?

Yes: It is fairly common for 14 year-old males to masturbate daily. There are no known adverse consequences to this (though many untrue myths about negative consequences). ...Read more

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1/2teaspoon once daily Is Predcort safe for a 21month old toddler?

1/2teaspoon once daily Is Predcort safe for a 21month old toddler?

Can't tell, but...: Predcort is not an American medication, but presuming it is prednisolone, and presuming it has 15mg per teaspoon, that would give 7.5mg in a half-teaspoon. Then, presuming the toddler is about 12kg, and presuming he or she has an illness that requires prednisolone, and that the drug is only for a few days to a week....... then it might be safe, but can't really tell without any details! ...Read more

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