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Does zerona work 4 old people?

Does zerona work 4 old people?

Doesn't on young: /in my opinion, it doesn't work on the young without diet and exercise either. ...Read more

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Why do old people in the icu go crazy?

Why do old people in the icu go crazy?

Not just old people: Severe illness, sleep disturbances and sedative medications used in icu's can all contribute to delirium. It is a major dilemma for health care providers and research into the ideal sedative agents is ongoing. ...Read more

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Why do old people lose their memories?

Why do old people lose their memories?

Different scenarios: Memory loss is an older person can have several causes. It can be drug induced, mini-strokes, dementias such as alheimers, and generalized brain atrophy. Sometimes memory loss can actually be depression or sleep deprivation. Only a thorough examination can rule out certain diagnosis and help find the cause. Memory loss is not a normal part of aging in a healthy brain. ...Read more

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Are oxygen drops dangerous for old people?

Are oxygen drops dangerous for old people?

What are these?: Oxygen is a gas and does not occur in drop form. Are you talking about something other than oxygen? ...Read more

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Why do old people who are married look alike?

Why do old people who are married look alike?

Unknown: It does seem that way for many couples. I like to think that they do so much together such as eating the same foods, getting the same amount of sun exposure and sharing the joys and sorrows of married life plays some role. Not all couples end up looking similar but enough do so that many people remark on it. ...Read more

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What do I do to get old people to walk faster?

What do I do to get old people to walk faster?

You can't: Older people may suffer from arthritis, stuff joins, pains, etc. You can't make them walk faster if they're simply unable to do so. But you can work on yourself on being more patient with them. ...Read more

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Why do old people keep calling my son a mongoloid?

Why do old people keep calling my son a mongoloid?

Old world term: Quite a while back & before the chromosome defect was found in '60's, the the facial structure of down syndrome kids/adults, reminded folks of the features of mongolian race. Original scientific publications uses that terminology. It was well into the '70's before the descriptions began to change & the public began to use more modern descriptors. The important people in your kids life don't use it. ...Read more

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Hi, I want to know what to do to protect kidney in old people over (75) Thanks ?

Hi, 
I want to know what to do to protect kidney in old people over (75)
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Taurine, Chelation: Taurine 1500 mg per day may improve renal function. Also, intravenous chelation therapy judiciously applied, will improve kidney function. Start with 500-1,000 mg per infusion, and gradually increase the dose based on glomerular filtration rate (GFR), creatinine, and Cystatin C. Avoid NSAIDs, which are nephrotoxic. ...Read more

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In h.S., an old textbook said risks when having children become more likely at 35. Is that still accurate? If so, why are old people having babies?

In h.S., an old textbook said risks when having children become more likely at 35. Is that still accurate? If so, why are old people having babies?

They want to: Risks of any pregnancy having an unexpected outcome (cleft lip, premi, illness) are 4%. At 35 the risk of a down syndrome birth adds 1%, and becomes more likely with advancing age. Given the little added risk and the joy of parenting, people make informed choices and live their lives to the fullest.At some point you may understand the idea. ...Read more

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