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Yes: Guinea pigs are part of the rodent family and they can all produce similar symptoms. ...Read more
Where in the world does coq 10 come from? Cows, pigs, chickens, corn, fish? Does it make a difference?
CoQ10/ubiquinone: Coq10 is made in the body to assist in energy production (atp) & to work as an antioxidant. Food sources: fresh sardines & mackerel; heart & liver of beef, pork and lamb; & meats beef and pork, along with eggs. Vegetable sources include spinach, broccoli, peanuts, wheat germ and whole grains; soybean & canola oils. If using supplements, take them with meal since coq10 is fat-soluble—>. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Novolog is faster: The '70' portion of both is same, but the '30' portion of NovoLog has faster onset of action <15 min vs about 30 min for novolin (insulin). Otherwise, unit for unit they are about same. The NovoLog thus can be used right before meal, novolin (insulin) should be about 15-30 min before meal. So just timing is different. Consult doc. Good luck. ...Read more
Ascaridia: Kes the worm can affect humans.Get a more detailed answer ›
Does the human body digest animal protein more effeciently than plant-source protein? Why, if so?
Plant Digestion: The aspect of plant materials that is hard for humans to digest is cellulose. This is present in the cell walls of plants and is a form of starch or carbohydrate. We cannot break down the Cellulose molecule into a form that can be absorbed, so it can cause loose stools, bloating and gas. Many meats are not only high in protein but also contain a higher fat content than most plants. ...Read more
Hydrolyzed : Milk protein allergy shows up in babies fed formula who have bloody stool and failure to thrive. In this instance your pediatrician can recommend a hydrolyzed formula. However, breast milk should also be easily digested in this case and would be the best option. Many people mistake colic for milk allergy. Colic is rarely improved by changing formula. 50% allergic to cow milk are allergic to soy. ...Read more
Are novolin (insulin) 30r the same with novolin (insulin) 70/30 ? My mom use novolin (insulin) 30r(novonordisk) in china, she will come usa to see me, i only find novolin (insulin) 70/30 here
Rotavirus, and varicella vaccines contain fetal bovine serum. dtap, hebb, ipv, and typhoid vaccines contain bovine casein. what can vegans do?
Overall picture best: While there is discussion in the vegan community about vaccines containing animal products, most people agree that there are some situations where there is no "vegan" alternative, and it is OK to do the "non-vegan" thing. This is one of them. The benefit of vaccines is proven. They are worth it. ...Read more
Hello doctor mare skin black hai kuch bhi lagati hu frak nahi padat please koi aisa prouduct batye?
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Not finding that: is it known by another name ? not finding it in the usual drug company spots. ...Read more
Sand Fleas: There are a number of species of sand fleas. They have a tough outer shell (exoskeleton) with a barrel shape. The female can be a third of an inch to almost one and a half inches long. Males are much smaller ; cling to a female's legs. They are often seen on beaches during a high tide ; can be observed hopping about ; making a high pitched sound. At daytime they are usually buried in the sand. ...Read more
Why is it that the human body does not reject bovine or pig heart valves. Can cells from different animals survive in humans?
Medical technology: The valves are derived from pig or bovine but are treated in a laboratory to remove the antigens that would cause a reaction against them in a human body. Medical technology is amazing! ...Read more
Aerosol spread: Pesticides applied as spray will be carried by the wind. The amount of exposure will depend on the direction and intesity of wind and the distance from the site of spraying. ...Read more