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I'm losing patches of hair in my beard. What is it and how can I treat it?

I'm losing patches of hair in my beard. What is it and how can I treat it?

Alopecia: Your hair loss is concerning. Two of the top candidates would be a fungal infection of the hairs of the beard, and a thyroid problem could cause this. ...Read more

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How long does it take for a morphine patch durogesic fentanyl to lose effect?

How long does it take for a morphine patch durogesic fentanyl to lose effect?

Narcotic patches: The patch you ask about is not a morphine patch, but is a patch with fentanyl citrate. This is a synthetic potent fat soluble medication much more potent than morphine and with more action in the spinal cord and brain areas due to high fat absorption. Due to this the patch can stay effective for up to 12-24 hours after patch removal even though fentanyl can be broken down quickly be careful. ...Read more

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My mom is 75 and she keeps losing weight and she gets red allegy patches on her skin. Is there anything that will help?

My mom is 75 and she keeps losing weight and she gets red allegy patches on her skin. Is there anything that will help?

Skin rash: She needs to seek medical help and see an allergist to investigate her problem. She may need to undergo some tests to find out the cause of the problem. ...Read more

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I woke up with a patch of hair missing from my head,is that an infection or am i loosing hair given that we dont have a history of hair lose in my fam?

I woke up with a patch of hair missing from my head,is that an infection or am i loosing hair given that we dont have a history of hair lose in my fam?

Possibly but..: .. but hair loss can be due to several causes, depending on whether there is scarring or not. Scalp infections are a common reason but there are a host of others. I suggest a trip to the Dermatologist's office for proper diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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Yes just search tongue patch surgery. Medical docors are stitching a plastic square on tongues to cause pain when eating to lose weight. Legal how?

Yes just search tongue patch surgery. Medical docors are stitching a plastic square on tongues to cause pain when eating to lose weight. Legal how?

Tongue patch surgery: Personally, i think that's a ridiculous way to lose weight. Why not just eat less and exercise more? No one forces these patients to undergo the surgery. As a kid i used to hear 'just because someone else jumps off the root, doesn't mean you have to'. I guess some people are just desperate. ...Read more

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