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Tissue fluid drainag: Interstitial fluid which lies in the interstices of all body tissues is collected through lymph capillaries; then transported though lymph vessels to lymph nodes before emptying into the subclavian vein, where it mixes back with blood. Lymph returns protein and excess interstitial fluid to the circulation. Lymph may pick up bacteria metastatic cancer cells can be transported via lymph. ...Read more
Rigor Mortis: Is one sign of death, caused by chemical changes in muscles after death, causing stiffness. It starts 3-4 hours after death, reaches maximum after 12 hours, & gradually dissipates after 2-3 days after death. ...Read more
It's a multi- vitamin supplement.
Generally, I do not recommend vitamins or supplements unles there is a proven need. Claims of increased energy, stamina, memory, etc are totally false, and no vitamin or supplement will provide any benefit unless there is a deficiency. A normal balanced diet will provide more than enough of these substances, in their most readily absorbable form. ...Read more
Greek/Roman Culture: Narratives of cures, or what we might think of as case histories, were recorded in ancient Greek medical works and the practice was revived in the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries. ...Read more
PR: It is a nice time of year. Spend some time in the sun it speeds up resolution of the rash. Otherwise it doesn't always but can take several weeks to resolve. As an aside a rash which appears like PR but involves the palms and soles may represent secondary syphilis which is very important to diagnose and treat so it doesn't get worse or spread to others. ...Read more
They're important.: Federal law idea requires a "free & appropriate education in the least restrictive setting" for children with neurodevelopmental disorders & special health care needs as the basis for integration into the community as adults. Many children who have early intervention birth-3 & early childhood special education services 3-5 can function in an inclusion classroom with supports by 1st grade. ...Read more
If a 200ibs person jumps rope for one hour everyday for seven days, would how much weight would she loose?
Exercise & Weight:
This would be impossible to give you much of a concrete answer. Weight loss will be the consequence of a powerful interplay between the calories you take in, how much you burn off with your activity and how efficient your muscles are at burning excess energy.
But, do not let this answer disappoint you. The exercise you claim to do is a great way to get some weight off and to feel good. ...Read more
I have rosea and iam at the stage where it's getting really dry and starting to flake I guess u say. Is this normal?
I have a nawing naggin pain on my left side at the lower part of the robe cage I get releave whin I eat something or take two nexume?
Ulcer?: Go to your doc for a workup. ...Read more
Primary care: The idea of the "gatekeeper" physician is the person who controls and limits access to the more pricey specialists and the costly imaging studies. The more the primary care physician knows and can handle himself/herself, the cheaper health care is supposed to be. In fact, cost may be increased by putting another step in the way of someone who knows they need, say, a dermatologist. ...Read more
Strut: The fibula a acts to stabilize the legal provide motion at the ankle joint with stability of the knee. It does not directly bear weight, but it helps support the knee and ankle for more range of motion in ankle movement. ...Read more
Benfotiamine is a synthetic fat-soluble derivative of vit b1 (thiamine) that prevents formation of advanced glycation end-products (age's), which are molecules damaged by high blood sugar. Clinically it helps treat diabetic neuropathy, retinopathy & nephropathy (nerve, eye & kidney damage) & may have anti-aging benefits in non-diabetics. For more info see
http://www. Benfotiamine. Org/faq. Htm. ...Read more
Breaking habits: Hypnosis can be helpful in eliminating several habits and obsessions, such as smoking, over eating, and other unwanted habits that can affect your health. The technique involves trance induction in combination with suggestions. The method can also help with ego strength, anxiety, etc. Best to see a qualified therapist who practices hypnosis as part of overall treatment. ...Read more
Little role: The pericardium is a lining around the heart muscle. Its function is of little value, but it is thought to be a barrier against foreign bodies or proteins that might harm the heart muscle. Its only significance is when the pericardium is inflammed, as in pericarditis, or when fluid builds up around the heart and collects between the heart and pericardium and can cause heart failure. ...Read more
Anaesthetis: To put you to sleep when you need to have surgery or a procedure that is either painful or anxiety provoking and it is important for you to lie still. In the US we also call them anesthesiologists. We also have certified nurse anesthetists who do the same job but under the supervision of anesthesiologists (who are physicians) ...Read more