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MCI: Mild cognitive impairment can present in different ways. Pure amnestic (short term memory loss) mci is now known to be pre alzheimers- 12-15% of these patients will progresss to ad per year. Non- amnestic mci where other areas of brain function are affected is not pre ad; it may remain stable. Both types of mci need close follow up to monitor for progression of illness. ...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
Yes, But...: Yes, but I would still recommend that you suggest that you both go down to your local clinic and both be tested together before you become intimate. Either of you could have an infection and not know it. The experience may provide you with a great deal of information regarding your relationship. ...Read more
Get a light.: Seasonal affective disorder usually comes on with the shorter days of winter. There are special lights you can buy that will help alleviate this problem with only minutes of use per day. And they're not exhorbitantly expensive. Your friend could consult a psychiatrist or other mental health professional. The diagnosis usually does not require many visits. ...Read more
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Most common...: Mos common uses for spironolactone are: blood pressure control, congestive heart failure, liver congestion due to cirrhosis, hirsutism (dark hairs on unusual areas), edema (swelling). Common side effects:high potassium an other electrolytes imbalances, dizziness, allergic reaction, itchiness, cardiac arrhythmias, rash, itching, gastritis, low platelets and other blood cell changes. ...Read more
To Know A Node: Never heard of that one. Maybe you mean "subcarinal? " That's an area in the chest behind the heart. The carina is where the breathing tube divides left and right. Around that area are a lot of lymph nodes. They defend against infection, inflammation and cancer and start to swell when they go into action. Only your doctor will be able to tell you what that may mean in your specific situation. ...Read more
Government job?: This must be coming from someone who holds a government job. If you have ever had any extensive dealing with a governmental agency, you'd know what I mean. ...Read more
Pica?: Pica is disorder characterized by an appetite for substances largely non-nutritive, such as clay, chalk, dirt, paint chips, or sand. It can be from an iron deficiency, or chemical imbalance. Too much ingestion can lead to intoxication in children which can result in an impairment in both physical and mental development. Eating paint chips containing lead can cause brain problems. ...Read more
Bulimia: Bulimics tend to self induce vomiting, they may have eroded teeth and thick knuckles. ...Read more
RUN: Emotional blackmail and manipulation is no basis for a relationship. ...Read more
The Internet: So does everyone else in our modern world where we are inundated with too much stimuli. These online tools are not that diagnostic or reliable. ...Read more
Sort of true...: The cost of keeping a medical office running has gotten very high, and the fees collected from patients and their insurers have not kept up with the costs such as rent, supplies, nurses, etc... Thus, many doctors have to see 4 patients an hour just to keep their clinics operating. One can help his doctor by avoiding hmo's and by asking the doctor to focus on just one problem per visit. ...Read more
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Decreased libido: Women's sex drive is more linked to the emotional state than man's. .... If you feel like you are not loved, respected, like you are not able to communicate with your partner... Libido is the first to go... Stress and exhaustion also play a big role for women... Take the time to get away with your partner... Stop and truly communicate with one another... Check out marraigetoday. Com. . ...Read more
Food: In general you should be fine. The risk is the uncooked egg product there. ...Read more
Second opinion: While a normal physical exam is reassuring, there are many causes of pain during sex. Pain during entry can be caused by an infection, vestibulitis, abnormal muscle tone to the vagina, or inadequate lubrication. Pain later on may be caused by inadequate arousal (which lubricates the vagina and causes lengthening of the vaginal cylinder). Adequate foreplay, lubrication, and positioning may help. ...Read more
Bunavail: Has a program where patients with commercial insurance have a limited copay and cash pay patients receive a significant discount. Each provider may have 2 patients who may receive their medication free for? 6 months if they qualify based on income. Suboxone has a program called here to help that each provider may have 3 qualified patients receive medication for 12 months. Check with your MD ...Read more
Please Clarify: Please re-ask your question but be specific. Left side of your back? Face? Head? Scrotum? Knee? Buttocks? Foot? ...Read more
Tell me what you..: Most enjoy in life, and I will tell you how, if you don't take care of your health, you may lose the ability to enjoy that which you cherish the most. Conversely, if you carefully guard your health, you may be able to extend your enjoyment of that which you cherish for many, many years to come. Life is a short, one-way street. Take care of yourself so you can enjoy it to the fullest. ...Read more
I don't know: I wouldn't eat it. Might check with your local health department to see if sand is toxic. Also might want to see a doctor and discuss your habit. In some cases, it is possible you may have nutritional deficiency that may be creating this unusual food interest. ...Read more
I was in science and some acid went on my blazer and left a stain and the acid bottle said harmful?
No harm: Since the acid did not touch your body itself and you didn't inhale any toxic fumes, the only harm would be to your jacket. ...Read more
My dr said my vitiame d is a little loe said to take 2000mg daily can you take calsum and vitiam a an d?
What do you suggest if my child said her last cycle was in june. Is everything ok or should we be concerned?
It depends.: This could be normal, depending on how old your daughter is and when she had her first period. If it is possible she is pregnant, obviously she should be tested for that. Otherwise, it could be secondary to changes in eating, weight loss, exercise level or, if it is within the first 2 years of having her period, a normal occurrence. ...Read more
My husband is. 64 he said he couldn't think of our grand children's names briefly. Should this be a concern?
Memory issue: It is not necessarily a problem to forget names from time to time. Is this part of a pattern? Is he losing things? If you are concerned, he could see a doctor for a neuro cognitive test. ...Read more
There was quite a bit of sand in my food for dinner. Just wondering if accidentally eating sand was dangerous?
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