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How many people in United stated have hiatial hernia?what is percentage population of people with hiatial hernia?
Look up your question on the internet.
To my surprise one of the articles says that after age 50, by age 60 about 60% have the hernia.
Go to Healthline Topics on the Internet.
If you personally have the hernia at age 18 you need to see a doctor for advice because it is unlikely to just go away. ...Read more
Hospital: There are several great facilities in the United States. My personal favorite is duke university. ...Read more
About 30-50 cases of tetanus are reported to the cdc annually in the us, and unlike in the past, only about 15-25% die. This low # is attributed to the high vaccination rate.
As a starting point, for more information, see: http://www.Cdc. Gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/ss5203a1. Htm. ...Read more
I assume you mean in the usa. There is currently no malaria being transmitted in the usa. Last year there were some cases transmitted in key west florida. Intermittantly there are cases transmitted in southern texas.
Of course being "from the United States"
won't protect you if you go into countries where malaria is endemic. The parasite doesn't respect our us passports. ...Read more
Undefined: There is no prescriptive "aphrodesic" drug available. The closest is viagra (sildenafil). Most products advertised as aphrodesic are in the over the counter supplement category — never tested, and unlikely to work. This is a serious problem with wildlife — for instance folk medicine in china says rhino horn is good for this — so the animal is being hunted to the point of extinction. ...Read more
21: Minimum age to drink is 21 years old. ...Read more
Unknown: Rohypnol is not legal in the United States and is not commercially available. ...Read more
Depends on the drink:
Standard drink has 14 gms pure alcohol so:
beer (5% alcohol)-12 oz
malt liq (7%)-8-9 oz
wine (12%)-5 oz
hard liquor/spirits (80 proof/40%)-1.5 oz (jigger)
mixed drinks can vary- depends on how well you know the bartender, so be careful, especially if you plan on driving later. ...Read more
Yes, dont know where: This has been around for several years as a way of deciding whether a patient has cirrhosis == worth knowing in deciding whether to treat hepatitis c, how hard to manage hepatitis b, and perhaps other things. I'm sorry I don't know who offers it, but your gastroenterologist would know. ...Read more
UNOS: Is a private organization contracted by the federal government to manage the nation's organ transplant system. They manage transplant waiting list, match donors to recipients. They are involved in raising public awareness. Check them out at www.Unos. Org. ...Read more
Unlikely: We may see an imported case that sneaks through surveillance but that is unlikely. And while infection control practice and quarantine in the US is pretty good, you can bet the CDC and public health authorities will make sure it is picture perfect if such a case is detected. Any spread will be immediately limited. Health Care Reform will likely be blamed for any breach. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers