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Why are some people more injury prone than others?

Why are some people more injury prone than others?

Good Question: However there is probably no good answer. Genetics probably helps a lot. Some people are good athletes and other are not. Also, think like professional athletes to get the extra medical/chiropractic/massage therapies/athletic training etc. You should consider having this a part of your life as well. Exercising can tax your body and you need to have way to relieve pressure of prevent injuries. ...Read more

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How rare is m. E.? Who is more prone to getting it?

How rare is m. E.? Who is more prone to getting it?

Uncommon: Myalgic encephalomyelitis is an injury to the central nervous system often initiated by infectious diseases (virus, etc.), or by chemicals over stimulating the immune system. It is a multi-system disease, affecting the neurological and immune, musculoskeletal, endocrine (hormonal) and cardiovascular systems. ...Read more

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Why is it that women are more prone to get cold than men?

Why is it that women are more prone to get cold than men?

Several reasons.: Women have strategically placed body fat, that men do not have. Fat has very little blood flow and is naturally colder than skin overlying muscle. Metabolism and muscullar work is another facttor. ...Read more

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Are jujitsu artists more or less prone when it comes to contracting diseases?

Are jujitsu artists more or less prone when it comes to contracting diseases?

A bit hard to say...: A practitioner of jujitsu or any consistent exercise program will be better conditioned and more likely to have better nutritional status thus maintaining a healthier status. As to being more/less prone to contracting diseases - there's not any evidenced based research that shows an advantage either way. Diseases have more than environment that influence their presence, including genetics. ...Read more

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Are certain types of buildings more prone than others to have problems with legionellae?

Are certain types of buildings more prone than others to have problems with legionellae?

Yes: Legionella is bacteria that grows in warm stagnated water or moist envirnments. It has been known to colonize the hot water systems of buildings but has been more recently associated with poorly maintained hot tubs. Infection can lead to life-threatening pneumonia if not treated early but usually respond quickly to antibiotics. Check with your local health dept for more information. ...Read more

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Please explain what do you think makes people more prone to developing the dissociative identiy disorder?

Please explain what do you think makes people more prone to developing the dissociative identiy disorder?

It is a defence: Mechanism that is mal-adaptive. Consequently it is associated with stress and needing a defense mechanism, and it is associated with having no coping skills (low socioeconomic status, other mental and personality disorders, and immaturity). ...Read more

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Is it nessecary to have all the risk factors to be prone to have c.a.d, or one or two are enough to make someone prone to it?

Is it nessecary to have all the risk factors to be prone to have c.a.d, or one or two are enough to make someone prone to it?

Add up: Each risk factor for vascular disease "add together" to increase your overall risk for vascular disease. So if you smoke and have a family history and have an unfavorable cholesterol profile your risk of vascular disease is greater than if you only smoke and have a family history of vascular disease. Hope this helps, and again, know that every risk factor counts. ...Read more

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I am using benzoal peroxide pernex ac 5% and I used it for 2-3 weeks it works effectively and now using it twice a day is it right. My age is 16?

I am using benzoal peroxide pernex ac 5% and I used it for 2-3 weeks it works effectively and now using it twice a day is it right. My age is 16?

Benzoyl peroxide: IT is a great medicine for acne. It is extremely effective at killing the bacteria that causes acne. It generally takes 6-8 weeks to see significant improvement. It can bleach the skin, hair, sheets, and towels. ...Read more

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What is perineal massage?

What is perineal massage?

Massage: Perineal massage involves gently stretching the tissues that surround the opening to the vagina. Pregnant women close to delivery sometimes do this. ...Read more

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Can you be prone to ticks?

Can you be prone to ticks?

Area you live: The area you live in will determine the likelihood of a tick encounter. Prevention is always the best treatment to deal with ticks, . ..Wear long sleeves, long pants, tuck pants into boots, use repellent in endemic areas. ...Read more

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Why am I prone to abcsesses?

Why am I prone to abcsesses?

When people develop: Repeated infection including absesses, we suspect an underlying condition that predispose them. We believe there could be something not working well with the immune system. The specific and the non specific defense mechanisms need to be evaluated. This include, white blood cell, immunoglobulin, the complement system etc.
Please go and see your doc. He will figure out why you are prone ...Read more

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What makes people more prone to boils?

What makes people more prone to boils?

Boils: Most boils are caused by staphylococcus aureus, a type of bacteria commonly found on the skin and inside the nose. Boils sometimes develop at sites where the skin has been broken by a small injury or an insect bite, which gives the bacteria easy entry. People who have a compromised immune system have a slightly higher risk of getting boils but that doesn't mean that they exclusively get boils. ...Read more

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Please tell me what is perineal raphe?

Please tell me what is perineal raphe?

Anus to genital line: The area of the body between the anus and the scrotum or vagina. It forms a line that midway between the legs. ...Read more

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Peroneal nerve--wjere and what is that?

Peroneal nerve--wjere and what is that?

OUTER Lower leg: Peroneal (fibular) nerve is in the outer part of the calf (lower leg). It tends to get injured just below the outer part of the knee where it crosses over the fibular head. The nerve controls muscles/sensation of the outer calf. ...Read more

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Why are some people so prone to GI bugs?

Why are some people so prone to GI bugs?

Gastroenteritis: Could be just being in the wrong place too often and not practicing proper hand washing technique. Other causes could be an IgA deficiency that leaves the person prone to gut infections or sometimes food allergies that can mimic a case of gastroenteritis. ...Read more

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Why are some people more prone to gastro?

Why are some people more prone to gastro?

Gastro?: It is not clear what you mean by 'gastro'. Could you rephrase your question and resubmit it? ...Read more

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Are some people just more prone to diarhia?

Are some people just more prone to diarhia?

YES...: Those with 'irritable bowel syndrome', have more diarrhea, there is treatment for this. Diarrhea can be a symptom of systemic illnesses, malabsorption syndrome, anxiety, food allergy, etc. Food, drink, beverages which cause high osmolar environment in the intestine, draws more fluid into the lumen causing diarrhea. Check with your doctor if it is bothering you. ...Read more

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Are some people more prone to getting rhinitis?

Are some people more prone to getting rhinitis?

Yes: Allergic rhinitis is more likely to be found in people with a family history of allergy. If one parent is allergic, there is an approximately 30 % chance that the child has an allergic disease. When both parents have allergies, the chance that the child will have allergies increases to more than 60%'. ...Read more

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Are some people more prone to getting the mumps?

Are some people more prone to getting the mumps?

If Unimmunized: With current available immunizations, the risk of mumps is only elevated in unimmunized people. Also rare immunodeficiency diseases may allow increased risk, if exposed. ...Read more

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Are some people more prone to getting confusion?

Are some people more prone to getting confusion?

Let me list them: The people how use alcohol, some medications for Parkinson's disease, diuretics, tricycles, tetracyclic antidepressants and benzodiazepines. The elderly and especially those with pre-existing dementia, vitamin d deficiencies. The people how have (epilepsy, heat stroke or hypothermia, shock or head injury, infection, psychosis or poisoning, stroke. ...Read more

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Are some people more prone to getting osteopenia?

Are some people more prone to getting osteopenia?

Yes: Risk factors include: family history of osteoporosis, white or Asian ethnicity, smoking, being underweight, excess alcohol intake, sedentary lifestyle, and low calcium intake. Some of these are able to be modified to decrease an individual's risk. ...Read more

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Are some people more prone to getting pseudogout?

Are some people more prone to getting pseudogout?

In some cases: Pseudogout refers to a type of arthritis that causes sudden episodes of joint pain and swelling. It is due to the accumulation of calcium pyrophosphate crystals in joints and surrounding tissues. People can inherit a predisposition to pyrophosphate accumulation and are at higher risk for disease. Other risk factors include age, iron storage problems and parathyroid gland diease. ...Read more

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Are some people more prone to getting laryngitis?

Are some people more prone to getting laryngitis?

Yes: Overuse of the voice, having reflux, or inhaling things that irritate the vocal cords such as marijuana, cigarettes. Some infections can cause larygitis (usually viral) and some feel rheumatoid arthritis patient can get it as well. ...Read more

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Are some people more prone to getting cholangitis?

Are some people more prone to getting cholangitis?

Yes: Cholangitis is an infection of the common bile duct, the tube that carries bile from the liver to the gallbladder and intestines. This infection occurs more commonly in women than men. The onset is usually after age 55. Individuals who are at greater risk are those who have previously suffered from gallstones. ...Read more

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How can I treat anorectal and perineal discomfort?

How can I treat anorectal and perineal discomfort?

Too vague: To offer a legitimate answer. I need more details of the type of discomfort, when it happens, what makes it better or worse. Talk with your primary doctor and if necessary he will refer you to a colorectal surgeon. ...Read more

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Are some people more prone to getting folliculitis?

Are some people more prone to getting folliculitis?

Yes: More common in diabetics, athletes, and heavy sweat. An antibacterial soap such as lever 2000, hibicleans will reduce incidence of folliculitis. ...Read more

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Are some people more prone to getting endometriosis?

Are some people more prone to getting endometriosis?

Yes: A family history of endometriosis increases your risk. Having had a cesarean delivery also increases the risk of developing endometriosis. The more cesareans the greater the risk. ...Read more

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Are some people more prone to getting diverticulitis?

Are some people more prone to getting diverticulitis?

Yes: One could chuck this one up to hereditary but it is more appropriately related to constipation. High pressures withing the colon on the left side may produce ballooning of the inner lining of the colon through weak points in the wall. The bubbles fill with undigestible particles and may get infected and pop a leak. ...Read more

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