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Could Rh positivity still affect a child after the first years?

Could Rh positivity still affect a child after the first years?

Confusing question: The Rh positive blood type is quite compatible with a normal life as shown by the majority of humans on the planet. Any Rh incompatibility problems between pregnant mother and her fetus will become evident during pregnancy or in the newborn period. Babies who suffer from the attack of anti-Rh antibodies see that attack end after delivery and treatment. Existing damage may persist, but not increase. ...Read more

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Are there any positivity for a recovering anorexic!?

Are there any positivity for a recovering anorexic!?

Sure!: People with eating disorders, even after successful treatment, need to be vigilant for signs of a relapse for years. Keeping recommended follow-up appointments with your docs and checking periodically can be helpful to keep you on track or to escalate treatment during times when it seems to be harder to control. Your psychiatrist and psychologist got you better once, keep seeing them! ...Read more

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What's the false positivity rate in the maternity 21 test?

What's the false positivity rate in the maternity 21 test?

Low: There is less than 1-2 % false positive rate, this can come from a phenomenon called confined placental mosaicism. If you have a positive maternity 21 test you should consider having a genetic amniocentesis as getting known fetal dna from the amniotic fluid is the only way to know for sure prior to delivery. ...Read more

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Might there be any particular foods or vitamins that help build positivity?

Might there be any particular foods or vitamins that help build positivity?

Health: The biggest issue with body positivity is your attitude. Encourage good nutrition with at least 5 servings of vegetables and 4 servings of fruit per day. To get a good balance of enzymes, vitamins and minerals eat many different colors of veggies/ fruit. Drink at least 8 - 8 ounce glasses of water per day. Avoid caffeine & alcohol. Avoid junk carbohydrates and don't be excessive w dairy. ...Read more

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Can a blood test determine the positivity or negativity of Angina pectoris? If yes, which 1 is it please?

Can a blood test determine the positivity or negativity of Angina pectoris? If yes, which 1 is it please?

NO: And you are much too young to be concerned about angina unless you are doing cocaine or other drugs. If you are asking for someone else who is having chest pain, please have them see a physician for other testing for angina. There is no blood test. Good luck! ...Read more

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At time wake in d night mentally feeling time is flying, am gonna die, nervousness, feeling everyting is going rong, no positivity. Is it Depression?

At time wake in d night mentally feeling time is flying, am gonna die, nervousness, feeling everyting is going rong, no positivity. Is it Depression?

Get a physical: Exam from your doc to rule out or identify chemical or hormonal issues. Then consult a mental health professional to sort things out. If one is not available consider speaking w/a prudent spiritual leader or aunt or uncle. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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What's the best drug for melancholic depression. Specially to boost energy, motivation, positivity, etc. Raising serotonin alone hasn't worked. Thanks?

What's the best drug for melancholic depression. Specially to boost energy, motivation, positivity, etc. Raising serotonin alone hasn't worked. Thanks?

Nutrition: Good lifestyle choices are more effective than drugs. Try reducing carbohydrates, take a fish oil supplement, take a vitamin d supplement, and a high dose magnesium supplement (unless you have kidney disease then ask your doctor about magnesium). ...Read more

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Diagnosed with DLE due to RNP positivity in Dermatologist test. Can treatment for itchy shoulder be with steroid injections?

Diagnosed with DLE due to RNP positivity in Dermatologist test. Can treatment for itchy shoulder be with steroid injections?

Biopsy?: First, the diagnosis of DLE would require more then a positive RNP. Obviously, the appearance of a DLE could lead to the diagnosis. A skin biopsy can be confirmatory. Topical steroids, oral steroids, and at times steroid injections into lesions can be helpful. Again, my first suggestion is to make sure the diagnosis is correct. Good luck ...Read more

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What can positively affect a smoker's health?

What can positively affect a smoker's health?

STOP SMOKING!: THAT IS THE BEST THING TO HELP A SMOKER'S HEALTH!!! ...Read more

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How can I get myself to think more positively about life?

How can I get myself to think more positively about life?

Seek meaning: Moods lift as you learn and practice some basic skills such as good time management, personal organization, and working hard to learn the career and people skills that are of the utmost importance. You won't love or be loved unselfishly in our world, but finding a special person or persons, or a truly worthwhile cause, will put you with the world's happy people. Be strong and wise. ...Read more

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How can I ease stress and think positively?

How can I ease stress and think positively?

To overcome Stress: To Ease Stress:
• Feel Blessings of 3 Million Air Sacs in your lungs due to which you have Breath of Life every 4 seconds for 28 years.

• Believe in Blessings of Breath of Life
• Have faith in Healing power of your Body.
• Go to a National park and Feel Wonder of Creation.
• Relax and Smell the Roses ...Read more

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What can help calm me down and help me think positively during anxiety?

What can help calm me down and help me think positively during anxiety?

Learn relaxation: Techniques or hypnosis. Contact a psychologist to learn them. Psychologists can help you work on thinking positively as well. Good luck and let us know how it goes. ...Read more

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Is it really the case that tanning can positively influence your mental health?

Is it really the case that tanning can positively influence your mental health?

Yes: Tanning, if that means sun, than it should increase vit d and make a positive impact. Tanning if it is to boost looks and feel better than perhaps just temp like a hair do. ...Read more

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My partner of a whole 2 years has not had chlmadydia or no symptoms but I was tested postivite after being tested negative a week before I was positiv?

My partner of a whole 2 years has not had chlmadydia or no symptoms but I was tested postivite after being tested negative a week before I was positiv?

Pos for STD: If you tested positive, then someone gave you the std. If you had only one partner, then it came from that partner. Be sure to get treated and watch out for reinfection ...Read more

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How can weather positively affect your health?

How can weather positively affect your health?

Emotions: Most people feel better when the weather is sunny and relatively cool. A happy feeling.
More weather affects negative feelings. For example Seasonal effective disorder occurs in winter months when its cold, gloomy and light is decreased.
Falling barometers sometimes affect peoples arthritis. Pollen counts on the rise cause allergies if you are sensitive. ...Read more

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Does coffee help focusing? Or it just helps being awake? And does it affect my memory in any way? Positively or negatively?

Does coffee help focusing? Or it just helps being awake? And does it affect my memory in any way? Positively or negatively?

Transiently: The caffeinne in coffee is a stimulant and for most it increases their ability to screen out distractions and focus on their work. For some it may not. It also will increase the blood pressure and heart and metabolic rate. ...Read more

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What can I do to improve my thinking positively? I always think negatively, always worry and feel like I want to cry. My body feels tense all the time

What can I do to improve my thinking positively? I always think negatively, always worry and feel like I want to cry. My body feels tense all the time

Be a psycho!!!!: There's a pretty good book called 'Learned Optimism" by Martin E. Seligman. Also "Psycho-Cybernetics" by Maxwell Maltz. The basic point is that you CAN train yourself, actually train your mind to change a core attitude. It takes time and effort, but what doesn't? Like any habit, it will sneak back up on you, but once you are past the point of being captured by it, you'll just watch it in amusement ...Read more

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Can you help? Could smoking (cig) affect my asthma positively or negatively?

Can you help? Could smoking (cig) affect my asthma positively or negatively?

Terribly negative: Smoking often triggers asthma and may lead to emphysema and chronic obstructive lung disease (copd). It also makes your airways (lungs) less responsive to inhaled cortisone. The american lung association has advice on smoking cessation and you may check with your local hospital re. Such a program. Can you name me one thing good about tobacco related to health? ...Read more

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Please tell me how long it takes for to positively know you have HIV or aids?

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Please tell me how long it takes for to positively know you have HIV or aids?

About a month: Modern elisa tests are accurate at about 1 month from infection. Standard testing protocols recommend one further check at 3 months to be sure. ...Read more

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How might incorporating a fitness plan and a balanced diet positively affect your well-being?

How might incorporating a fitness plan and a balanced diet positively affect your well-being?

Many ways: Good looks for both genders is more about physical fitness than anything else -- for a man, it takes precedence to height, features, hair ; complexion. Strangers tend to be nicer to an athletic-looking man and to a slender woman -- it's a fact of life. You'll protect your arteries from atherosclerosis and delay adult diabetes if it's in your genes. Perhaps the best gift you can gift yourself. ...Read more

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One of my employee who takes care of my 7 yr boy, is detected t.B positive. To continue her is advisible. Any tests or medicines for my son is needed.

One of my employee who takes care of my 7 yr boy, is detected t.B positive. To continue her is advisible. Any tests or medicines for my son is needed.

Depends: The first thing to do is to determine if your son's caretaker has an active TB or has latent one. A blood test known as interferon-gamma assay is all required. If she has a latent tb, your son doesn't need to undergo any test or needs to take any medicine. ...Read more

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Are ssris and nsris negatively, positively, or neutrally charged chemicals? Will a chelator that binds only to posetive charges interact with them?

Are ssris and nsris negatively, positively, or neutrally charged chemicals? Will a chelator that binds only to posetive charges interact with them?

That is difficult: To answer but consider their ability to move through the brain, full of electrical conduction via ions. These ions do not affect the ability to of the molecule to land on and effect the protiens that effect reuptake. Chelation, for whatever reason you are doing it, should not affect this though ask the chelation person how it affects antidepressants. Gd luc. ...Read more

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Can swallowing sperm positively affect a woman's health?

Can swallowing sperm positively affect a woman's health?

No, but...: The practice of swallowing semen is more a thing of mental gratification of either sides under mutual consent or coercion than that of real nutritional benefit since the semen just consists of some needed ingredients to nurture and protect the sperms for their destined duty to fertilize the timely waiting egg. So, not positively benefit health. ...Read more

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Does sex and/or masturbation positively or negatively affect my muscle gains?

Does sex and/or masturbation positively or negatively affect my muscle gains?

Neither: This won't help you build muscle or make you lose it. I'm glad you're working out. Enjoying your body when you're by yourself keeps you comfortable and lets you learn about yourself in preparation for your adult life. At age 19, be very careful what you do with a partner -- it's dangerous but also tremendously fulfilling with the right person. ...Read more

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Are there any suggested books for how to think positively--i'm dealing with depression?

Are there any suggested books for how to think positively--i'm dealing with depression?

Books for depression: Are numerous in book stores & libraries. One book I've used with clients is "feeling good: the new mood therapy" by david burns. Another one I like that is not just on thinking more effectively is "the how of happiness" by
sonja lyubomirsky. The challenging thing about any self-help book is putting it into practice. ...Read more

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