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I've been constantly wetting my pants with no warning, what could be wrong?

I've been constantly wetting my pants with no warning, what could be wrong?

Bladder spasms/OAB: Oab (overactive bladder) can occur for no good reason or due to neurologic problem or bladder cancer. Meds (pills/patch/gel) can control symptoms but do not cure. Behavioral therapy, neuromodulation (electrical stimulation to help nerves work better) &injection of Botox into bladder are effective treatments. Depending on age, exam& urinalysis, cystoscopy (look inside bladder may be needed. ...Read more

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Can person choke on food then lose consciousness without warning signs like coughing or gagging?

Can person choke on food then lose consciousness without warning signs like coughing or gagging?

Yes...: If someone chokes on food and completely blocks their airway, they will lose consciousness without coughing or gagging. The heimlich maneuver can be life-saving in a case like this. ...Read more

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What does black box warning mean ?

What does black box warning mean
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Black box warning.: Food and drug administration, a regulatory agency puts out a notice on the packaging of a prescription drug that warns patients and doctors that the drug has potentially dangerous side effect. ...Read more

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After gastricsleeve what can cause malupsortion? Any warning signs to be looking for? When to take action

After gastricsleeve what can cause malupsortion? Any warning signs to be looking for? When to take action

Dumping syndrome: This is when the food passes through the stomach too quickly and is not digested. This beings extra fluid into the small bowel and causes symptoms of vomiting, diarrhea, dizziness, fatigue, bloating and cramping. This generally happens soon after eating. There is another syndrome which occurs 1-3 hours after eating. They are called early and late dumping syndromes and are associated with a bypass. ...Read more

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In the recent news, McNeil has been found guilty of recalls dated in 2010. Are there new recalls we should be aware of?

In the recent news, McNeil has been found guilty of recalls dated in 2010. Are there new recalls we should be aware of?

Hard to believe not: In all products there are many such recalls - I expect you can do a web search to fine sites that do only that and those that specialize in different industries. Go look. Any list will be out of date in a short time, so you'd have to check regularly to be sure. It's sad but true. ...Read more

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Help..How to calm myself during exam?So nervous cannot recall what i study and cannot hold my pen properly.

Get guidance: Your physician can help you find someone who can guide you through this difficult stage of growing up; you recognize your panic is irrational. An urgent rx for Propranolol is at your physician's discretion. Ask yourself, "what's the worst that can happen?" "why am i taking this exam?" (for a meaningful goal of your choosing, i hope.) exam prep is largely rehearsing, not memorizing. Lots more. ...Read more

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What are the warning signs of mg?

What are the warning signs of mg?

Myasthenia Gravis: Myasthenia gravis can present in different forms. For example, patient with ocular mg may present with variable ptosis of one or the both eyes. Patient may also have on/off diplopia. Systemic signs could be difficulty with doing repeatitive activities in the form of fatigue. ...Read more

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What can I do to boost my memory or total recall?

What can I do to boost my memory or total recall?

Brain power: My best recommendation for a healthy brain is a balanced nutrition including vegetables and avoidance of excessive carbohydrate or processed sugars. Exercise, maintain normal weight, avoid alcohol, do not smoke, sleep well. Keep your mind socially active. Engage in conversations with others. Check with your md to make sure thyroid function, vitamin B12 and vitamin d levels are normal. ...Read more