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What is nova cure?

What is nova cure?

Novocure?: If you are referring to novocure, according to their website, novocure™ is dedicated to the development of tumor treating fields (ttf) therapy, a new weapon for patients and physicians in the battle against cancer. Ttf therapy is a novel anti-mitotic treatment that has been shown to slow or reverse tumor progression by inducing cell death in certain solid tumors. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how to read a natal chart?

Can you tell me how to read a natal chart?

Astrology: This is a science and real-medicine forum. I learned about the various systems of divination as a kid, and discovered that astrology and so forth are actually just systems of lay counseling using the stars and planets and diagrams like the "natal chart" as props for showmanship. ("You have Mars in Libra and can get a better job if you work hard to retrain.") It has no predictive value by itself. ...Read more

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How can I stop my son bighting  his neal's?

How can I stop my son bighting  his neal's?

Nail biting: Signals anxiety or nervousness. Finding the source off that and helping him develop other ways to get rid of his anxiety will help. Hypnosis can help as can acupuncture, chinese medicine. Homeopathy, and counseling. Fussing at him or punishing or that nasty tasting nail polish really do not help. ...Read more

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Am I crazy, odd, parranoid or nomal? What should I do?

Am I crazy, odd, parranoid or nomal? What should I do?

If you are really: Worried about these things- consider seeing a psychologist for a comprehensive eval (might include psychological testing as well). This way you can get objective feedback about your yourself. Take care. ...Read more

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My questions is what cause fluid to come out of the naval.?

My questions is what cause fluid to come out of the naval.?

Navel fluid: Is it in newborn or adult? No fluid is supposed to come out in an adult. Show it to a dr. ...Read more

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What can I do to prepare for my first pre-natal appointment?

Call Dr's office: The best thing to do, to prepare is to call the office and see if there is anything they need from you or for you to do to prepare for the appt. Bring a list of questions or concerns, as when you are there, you may forget. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Everytime I touch the inside of my naval it hurts. Can you tell me why?

Everytime I touch the inside of my naval it hurts. Can you tell me why?

Possible infection: If you navel hurts, there is discharge or redness, you may have an infection. Check with your doctor. You may need antibiotics. ...Read more

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I'm 52. How many times to have intercouse in a week is nomal for men my age?

I'm 52. How many times to have intercouse in a week is nomal for men my age?

No normal: The average couple has sex about once a week. But there is great variation. What is important is not how often one has sex but the quality of it and the satisfaction of both people involved. If both people are happy having sex once a month then that is fine and normal for that couple. But if one person wants sex twice a day and the other wants sex no more than once a week, then there is a problem. ...Read more

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I was wondering is autogynephilia disrespectful to you if you're a natal woman?

I was wondering is autogynephilia disrespectful to you if you're a natal woman?

Autogynephilia: This is a controversial and disputed mental illness alleged to be the paraphilic tendency of a biological male to be sexually aroused by the thought or image of himself as a woman. Whether this is disrespectful or not is likely in the eye of the beholder. ...Read more

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Hello my naval has been hurting me all day and I'm still having pain... what could it be.

Hello my naval has been hurting me all day and I'm still having pain... what could it be.

Naval pain: Could be appendicitis or other abdominal pathology. If associated with fever, nausea, vomiting, loss of appetite you need to be urgently evaluated for a possible "surgical abdomen". ...Read more

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What is pylo nydal cinus?

What is pylo nydal cinus?

Pilonidal cyst: Also called jeep drivers disease. This is a cyst that occurs along the buttocks. It was noted during wwii to occur more frequently with people driving more in jeeps. The cyst gets infected and requires removal by surgery. It can recur if you don't get all of the tissue out. ...Read more

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Can I overdose on nuvaring?

Can I overdose on nuvaring?

???: If you are having side effects the ring may have too much hormone in it for your body, please see the person who put u on the ring for an evaluation, or your gyn you have now, u may need to be on less hormones loloestrin is the lowest dose combo pill, it has much less hormone in it than nuvaring. ...Read more

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When is nuvaring effective?

When is nuvaring effective?

Pretty quickly but..: The ring starts working very quickly but you should use a backup method of contraception for a week if you are not switching from another hormonal contraceptive method. ...Read more

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What does "neural wiring" mean?

What does "neural wiring" mean?

Axions: There are about 100 billion neurons (cells) in the human brain. Each one has 10's of thousands of connections with other neurons. They are connected physically by the brain's wiring, called axions. These networks form from use and persist over time, like a well worn path. Electrical signals travel along the axion and end in chemical connections to other neurons at junctures called synapses. ...Read more

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How does a nuvaring protect you?

How does a nuvaring protect you?

Nuvaring: It releases a continuous dose of estrogen and progestin to prevent the ovaries from developing mature eggs. ...Read more

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Who is nuvaring a good option for?

Who is nuvaring a good option for?

Poor pill takers: Nuva ring is a type of contraception inserted into the vagina for 3 weeks then removed for a week during your period. It can be left in during sex or removed for up to 3 hours. It is a good option if you have difficultly remembering to take pills on a daily basis. ...Read more

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How long can I leave my nuvaring out?

How long can I leave my nuvaring out?

Leaving Nuvaring out: Well you can leave it out as long as you want! But if you want to continue using it as a contraceptive, I suggest that you leave it out no longer than 24 hrs. This may not be a wise idea considering the metabolism the hormones in the ring because you may have possible ovulation and risk the chance of an unwanted pregnancy. ...Read more

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Please describe the medication: nuvaring?

Please describe the medication: nuvaring?

NuvaRing: Used for birth control. This medicine is a contraceptive. Nuvaring is the trade name for a combined hormonal contraceptive vaginal ring. ...Read more

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How long do the effects of nuvaring last?

How long do the effects of nuvaring last?

Variable: The ring itself lasts about 5 weeks. After discontinuing the ring, ovulation may return immediately or usually within three months. ...Read more

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Do I have to take a week break on NuvaRing?

Do I have to take a week break on NuvaRing?

No: It is perfectly safe to leave the ring in for four weeks and then put a new one in. If you do this you will tend not to have a period but there is nothing wrong with this. The only reason to take a break is to bring down a period which is totally artificial. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: nuvaring?

Nuvaring: Nuvaring is a small silastic flexible hormonally embedded device that allows resorption of its hormone intravaginally over 3 weeks to prevent conception. ...Read more

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