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What is good for chronic dry eyes? What causes it? Thank you, rebecca

What is good for chronic dry eyes?  What causes it?  Thank you, rebecca

Treatments for dry e: Dry eyes are common and have a number of causes. As we get older, our eyes make fewer tears. Tears are a complex mixture that includes mucous, water, minerals and a lipid. All the components are important to keep the tear film stable and prevent rapid evaporation.
There are a number of treatments that include various types of artificial tears and other treatments. See an eye doctor. ...Read more

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Hello My names Rebecca, I fit my foot on my sofa last night really hard ever since then my toe is really badly hurting. It's my fourth toe?

Hello My names Rebecca, I fit my foot on my sofa last night really hard ever since then my toe is really badly hurting. It's my fourth toe?

Stubbed toe: Suspect you stubbed your toe and it will get better over time. Ask your team at surgery just to be certain you can wait a few days depending on how much it hurts. ...Read more

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Helo i m rebecca I went through my pregnancy test one band was dark other was somewhat lite i m bit confused but i have still time for my periods?

Helo i m rebecca I went through my pregnancy test one band was dark other was somewhat lite i m bit confused but i have still time for my periods?

May be: This maybe because a very low level of HCG is normal in very early pregnancy and it may become "more positive" over time. This definitely could be the case if you haven't even missed a period yet. Repeat it in 2-3 days. It will probably be more definitive. ...Read more

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My daughter 13 menthes old, she is difficult in feeding, we try many types of food, and that's make her weak in her immunity. Did have any suggestion?

My daughter 13 menthes old, she is difficult in feeding, we try many types of food, and that's make her weak in her immunity. Did have any suggestion?

Poor feeder: Don' fret. After a year can become very choosy in what she eats because she doesn't need as many calories as she needed in the first year of life. She now will be growing at the rate of 2-5 pounds a year instead of tripling her birth weight as she did in the first year if life. Now, let her graze, that is give her choices go eat. ...Read more

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I am immune to chickenpox and rebella. Does that mean I had them as a child?

I am immune to chickenpox and rebella. Does that mean I had them as a child?

Yes or the vaccines: You can acquire the antibodies needed to turn this test positive by having the illness or receiving the vaccines. The test does not distinguish between the two. ...Read more

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I m dealing with loss of pleasure in my life called anhedonia. Which is core symptom of depression. But I don't have any other depreesive symptoms. So is my cndition is depression or any other mentel illness?

I m dealing with loss of pleasure in my life called anhedonia. Which is core symptom of depression. But I don't have any other depreesive symptoms. So is my cndition is depression or any other mentel illness?

No sadness yet blah: It is a falsehood that one must have a sad mood to be clinically depressed. Many — maybe more often the elderly — have depression and do not have subjective low mood. Therefore, it is vital to entertain more far-reaching questions about vegetative symptoms including: inability to laugh at a good joke, inability to experience pleasure, restfulness of sleep, sex drive decline, change appetite, blah. ...Read more