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Oxygen Hangover Cure
Hyperbaric oxygen therapy (hbot) is, by definition, the administration of oxygen at greater than atmospheric pressure. There are many indications for this type of treatment: radiation injuries, wounds related to diabetes or poor circulation, and others. Hbot is delivered in 1 of 2 ways: a monochamber (1 patient at a time) or a multichamber (more than 1 patient). The ...Read more
Drinking: Not to be funny but not drinking the medical establishment has stated that the maximum for males is 3-4 drinks maximum a day. Pre-hydration and anti-inflammatory medication should help. There is good animal research to show protective effects of acetyl-l-carnitine and Alpha lipoic acid in combination important / people that have trouble controlling drinking as it has protective effects on organs. ...Read more
No cure--just time: There isn't a cure for hangovers, yet. Recently the fda approved the medicine called blowfish which will be available otc, likely by independence day, for symptoms of a hangover..Remember that this only treats the symptoms...Thus making you feel better, but the hangover itself will need time to go away... Untill then, drink sensibly..And don't drink and drive. Life is precious.. Good luck. ...Read more
Unsure: there are medical services in some large cities that provide hangover treatment. basically they come to your home and give iv fluids, vitamins, anti inflammatories and stomach medication. but really its a gimmick and its expensive. i imagine that people get relief from this treatment but that its expensive. is taking a couple aspirin or alka-seltzer, vitamins and drinking water that hard to do? ...Read more
What is the best hangover cure, i feel really bad almost like alcohol poison, no medical just all natruel foods ?
Stop doing drugs: Enough said.Get a more detailed answer ›
What do a high white blood cell reading and low oxygen level in your blood suggest? How do you cure this?
Right after meals I feel dizzy, faint & weak. My bp goes down. I feel like I'm out if oxygen. Problem? Cure? Bad? What could this be? Thanks!
Be checked by your d: how long has this been happening? After every meal?? Are you taking any medication? Do you have a blood pressure problem? This info is needed to attempt to answer your question. For now, I strongly suggest that you be checked by your physician, and among other things have a tilt test performed by the doc. ...Read more
Avoid the next one!!: It's been a long time (med school) since i had to try to figure that one out. It would seem that all of your suggestions would make one even sicker. Why put yourself through that again--2 times in my life were enough for me. The same way 2 cigs were. Suggest finding your own tolerance for etoh, drink under that, 1drink 1hour max before driving (or dd), and learn how much more fun party is sober. ...Read more
This really depends on the patient. For normal patient who does not smoke very low oxygen level could be defined as an oxygen saturation less than 88% or a partial pressure of oxygen measured in blood gas less than 60 mmhg. For an active smoker these numbers may be different. For someone with underlying lung disease again these ...Read more
Dilatation and Curettage, known as a D and C, is a common procedure where the cervix is dilated and the doctor will clear the uterus of pregnancy tissue. It can be performed in the office or in an outpatient procedure center. It is done under sedation ...Read more