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Never heard of it.: Tried to research it. There is a beverage called Fizz Bola Cola. There is a cartoon character called Cola Bola and a horse pedigree with that name. Sorry, I just can't figure out what you are referring to. ...Read more
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If this food/: Beverage choices are causing you to feel ill, then please listen to your body. That means, don't ingest them. ...Read more
Was on wellbutrinxl150 for a month, stopped for 1.5 weeks, felt spaced out so took again for 2 days, now hwart racing and still a bit spacey.
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What was your initial response to Wellbutrin (bupropion) XL? Why did you stop? How did you do the 1.5 weeks you were off Wellbutrin (bupropion) XL? When did you start feeling "spaced out"? Any other symptoms? Are you on any other medications?
Please provide more information and resubmit your question. ...Read more
Watched a racing video game cars bumping into each other. Later that night and ever since floor feels bouncy only when I stand up. Video games or not?
It Varies: Racing heartbeats, or palpitations, may come from a wide variety of conditions. Premature atrial (pacs) or ventricular contractions (pvcs) are common. Supraventricular tachycardia, atrial fibrillation/flutter, ventricular tachycardia all can cause a rapid pulse. Sometimes just the normal rhythm going faster than normal may cause a sensation of palpitations. ...Read more
Diaganosis first: Chorea is actually a symptom. First, you need to figure out what is causing your chorea. A visit to a neurologist would be prudent. Common causes include genetic disease such as huntington's disease or secondary to a streptococcal infection + fever. Better to evaluate the underlying cause first. ...Read more
CHOREA: A term that is used to refer to rapid, jerky, involuntary movements of the limbs or face that characterize several different disorders of the nervous system, including chorea of pregnancy and huntington's chorea (associated to dementia) as well as sydenham's chorea (associated to rheumatic fever).. ...Read more
Everything but water:
There's mounting evidence that diet drinks mess with the body's ability to tell real sweet from fake sweet, so Insulin rises, blood sugar drops, then appetite increases. Then all the coloring is not natural. Then the phosphorous that makes the carbonation leaches calcium from your bones & it's acidic in the stomach
water & breast milk are the only 2 things we were originally designed to drink. ...Read more
Probably not, unless: You are a very young child with pku and can't metabolize phenylalanine, or you have an unusual sensitivity to artificial sweeteners, or you are drinking many sodas a day because you are sleep deprived. A search of pubmed did not turn up any evidence of memory loss from diet sodas. There are many rumors to the contrary, but most are unsupported. ...Read more
USA: We use mg/dl rather than SI units: your numbers are: 215/70/139. Remember HDL is good: the higher the better. Your HDL is very high (very good). Since it contributes to the total cholesterol number, that number which is a little high, has no meaning. The LDL is a bit high, but if you have no other risk factors, no treatment is advised other than prudent diet: the Mediterranean Diet is proven best. ...Read more
Cola in AM: Need more information. Recommend you ask Dr. Who knows you best. How big is can? What kind of Cola? What pills are you taking? What illnesses do you have? What do you mean by OK? My guess is one tomorrow will be OK but don't know your history. ...Read more
Depends: A fall can produce variable problems. A fall to carpeted or cushioned floor with no loss of consciousness is unlikely to produce damage. If into a corner or edge with a visible defect, a period of loss of consciousness, recurrent vomiting, go see the dr. If the kid cried immediately, rubbed head and resumed play at similar intensity, monitor at home. ...Read more
Does the sodium loss in endurance athletes go down the more years they participate in training and racing?
Trig 225, choles total 220, hdl 28, LDL134. choles-total/ choles hdl ratio 7.9:1 very bad? What needs to be done to improve. 50 yrs of age. Thanks!
Not very good: Your numbers are not very good and put you at increased risk for coronary artery disease. It is unlikely that you will get much improvement from diet alone unless you are highly motivated. You could try the Esselstyn diet. You should definitely establish with a health care professional and initiate drug therapy if diet is not effective in three months. ...Read more
Do hight fat foods like hummus and nuts really lower ldl? Or is it replacing a stick of butter w same amount hummus lowers chol? Bad but not as bad?
Hello. My stepfather drinks a lot of Coca Cola. He regularly drinks up to maybe two big bottles a day... on weekends maybe four. He has started to co?
Well: I can't see the rest of your message but certainly way to much Coca Cola. He really is not on a healthy path. Needs to change this lifestyle ...Read more