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How can you "hath" on your "sailf? "
I don't know. I guess it would depend on whether it was the right hath or left hath. And really, the sailf is so much more than that. So do us a favor and ask the question again, if you hath the desire. ...Read more
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
No: New babies just want a few basic things: food, protection/love, and to be clean. They need us at this age, and want us to be there for them. So, by holding them when they cry, or feeding them every time they are hungry, or changing their diapers when they only have a little pee stain will not spoil them. We all need more love anyway. ...Read more
Dark eyes: When you have allergies, the capillaries below your eye dilate. The pooling of blood in these areas give a dark hue to the skin below your eyes. It can occur with allergies but is nonspecific and can occur at other times as well. For example, you may notice dark circles below your eyes if you don't get a good night sleep. If you see this you may think about allergies but it is not a guaruntee. ...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
The difference....: ....Between a spoiled and clingy baby and what? In order know the difference, there needs to be something else to be different from. ...Read more
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
Cold: Usual temp for functional refridgerator is mid to high 30's fahrenheit. ...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
Of course: Grandparents have the luxury of indulging their grandchildren if they are not the primary caregivers. They take care of these kids for brief intervals, and can provide goodies that the parents forbid. This is not malicious but simply an expression of love without the daily responsibility. In most families, the grandparents are deeply beloved by their grandchildren and this helps. ...Read more
Help child learn: "spoiling" is a term understood but hard to quantify. I like to think of it as a child demanding attention/things/activities which only benefit the child and which are beyond the developmental norms for a particular age. As parents, we need to teach our children respect for others, their time and resources. Teaching new behaviors takes time but is worth it, your doctor can suggest techniques. ...Read more
If your friend has: A bad smell in his head and nose he may have a sinus infection or some other issue. Please get him to see a doctor so it can be diagnosed and treated. Peace and good health. ...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
Babies cry!!!: Babies cry as their only direct form of communication. If you are taking it personal, and/or are frustrated by the sound or by crying itself, you need help. They don't do it to piss you off, and no kid under the age of 8-10 has the ability to understand how to manipulate you. Find a counselor that can help you develop coping skills and a better understanding of kids. ...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
How do they safely ship pills around the world in those hot tanker containers, planes and trains?
Mostly safe: Containers containing pills are exposed to ocean breezes and the shadowing effect of stacked containers and do not usually get to too high temperatures. Planes are air conditioned and train rides generally too short. A much greater concern is fraudulent pills, and fake provenance for the pills that you receive when manufactured off shore. ...Read more
Yes. Just worried because I was told I needed the op 9months ago and now they sayin it's too risky?
Need more specifics: Sounds like you need a more qualified surgeon. Get a second opinion. ...Read more
I have bad grampas who ignore me but grandmas who spoil me. What can I do to get on their good side?
Learn from them: Some grandparents don't know how best to relate to grandkids. Being ignored or spoiled is not getting the most out of the relationship. There is much we can learn from grandparents. If nothing else, they provide clues to explain why your parents are the way they are, and more indirectly, why you are the way you are. Get on their good side by helping them teach you something: ask, pay attention. ...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
Would I notice secondary symptoms of sphilis and how long does it takes for secondary symptoms occur?
Secondary Syphilis: Secondary syphilis is how many infections with syphilis are discovered. They appear as a very tell tale fine full body rash or as very telling red raised spots on the palms of the hands and the bottom of the feet. It can take months to get to the second stage of syphilis unless there is another illness or immune deficiency. Every time you get HIV tested you should be getting tested for syphilis. ...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
Hi had a scan said friboads been referred to gynaecology marked as urgent friboads are 4 in size do I need to worry?
My ft3 of 2.98 is low, what will happen now? Or does low mean a good thing? One dr said it's fine another said it's low.
2.98 is not too low but ft3 by itself tells nothing.
You need to also have measurement of thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH) in the pituitary of your brain. (don't worry - the measurement is in your blood not your brain)
you also need measurement of ft4 which is made in the thyroid (as is t3) and is 1000 fold higher than ft3. ...Read more