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What was clara barton's legacy?

What was clara barton's legacy?

American Red Cross: Clarissa (clara) barton founded the american red cross. ...Read more

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I am having white and smelly dacharge? Why?

I am having white and smelly dacharge? Why?

Malodorous D/C: If you have a change in color, texture, odor or amount of vaginal discharge ; problems such as pain, itching burning with urination or sex or redness/swelling then it is best to see your gynecologist for evaluation ; accurate assessment. ...Read more

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What is wrong if your "come" suddenly becomes smelly?

What is wrong if your "come" suddenly becomes smelly?

Normal vs infection: Could be normal smell vs prostate/vaginal infection. ...Read more

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How long to people diagnosed with benson's disorder generally live and in what condition? About how many people are believed to have been diagnosed?

How long to people diagnosed with benson's disorder generally live and in what condition? About how many people are believed to have been diagnosed?

Few yrs, rare: Benson's syndrome (also posterior-back brain-cortical atrophy) is a rare neurodegenerative disorder start in vision cnter with inability to recognize familiar objects or people. It is a syndrome, because it can be part of another disease, such as alzheimers or jacob-creutzfeld). Mild to severe, 1 to >10 yrs, stable for yrs or progressive disability. First 2 yrs at specialized center is crucial. ...Read more

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Excessive smelly flatulation?

Excessive smelly flatulation?

Fart proudly: Story by ben franlin. Point is gas is normal. Smell comes from gas of fermentation by bowel bacteria. You gave no history but if have other complaints must r/o underlying disease by consulting physician. Otherwise, must look at diet, what ur eating as some food more putrefying than others. Fiber- add flax seeds. Probiotics provide good bacteria to aid w digestion foods. Align and culturelle otc pr. ...Read more

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Is shellac nailpolish cancerous?

Is shellac nailpolish cancerous?

Cancerous polish: Nope. There is no evidence that this commonly used product is cancerous if used as it is meant to be used. ...Read more

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Why do I have itchy smelly scap?

Why do I have itchy smelly scap?

See your doctor: Often time the sebacious glands in scalp can enlarge and become cysts. If they leak it has a distinct odor. See your doctor for a diagnosis. Dandruff can also cause this as well as infected eczema from scratching or psoriasis. You will need treatment for this. ...Read more

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What can I do for smelly armpits?

What can I do for smelly armpits?

SMELLY ARMPITS: Wash! Wash! Wash! Daily! Daily! Use an antibacterial soap. If you already do that, then the next thing to do is to wash all your shirts, blouses, sweaters, right after you have worn them. Use a good underarm deodorant, not an antiperspirant. Stop onions and garlic. Best luck. ...Read more

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What causes smelly hormonal changes?

What causes smelly hormonal changes?

I don't understand : Your question. Hormonal changes generally don't affect smell. Which of your body's thousands of hormones are you referring to? They're all inside of your body, so it's usually hard to smell them. ...Read more

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Why do older people have smelly skin?

Why do older people have smelly skin?

No. They don't.: Older people don't have smelly skin. It's poor personal hygiene that causes smelly skin. ...Read more

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What does the trace mineral boron do?

What does the trace mineral boron do?

Many things!: It is essential for plant life. Major effects. In humans are prevention of osteoporosis. Small amounts of boron compounds play a strengthening role in the cell walls of all plants, making boron necessary in soils. Experiments indicate a role for boron as an ultratrace element in animals, but its full role in animal physiology is unknown. ...Read more

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What would cause smelly but clear urine?

What would cause smelly but clear urine?

See below: Urine does have an odour, of urea normally
that's not abnormal
if you have symptoms like burning, or fever, get urine tested. ...Read more

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My urine is smelly and I don't know why?

My urine is smelly and I don't know why?

Foods: Could be some foods you eat such as vegies. ...Read more

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What does smelly green discharge indicate?

What does smelly green discharge indicate?

Don't know your: Gender. But malodorous green penile, vaginal or anal discharge is c/w an infection. Med eval is warranted. ...Read more

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Is it ok to eat sunflower seeds, shell and all?

Is it ok to eat sunflower seeds, shell and all?

Fiber: There is very little to say from a medical or health standpoint. It is most likely this would just be treated as fiber by the GI tract. ...Read more

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Does Laminine have Boron in it? If so, how much?

Does Laminine have Boron in it?
If so, how much?

No: Laminine is a protein and does not have a heavy metal in it. Is this what you are writing about??? ...Read more

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My 6 year old has smelly underarms, What can we do?

My 6 year old has smelly underarms, What can we do?

Deodorant: The odor producing glands are under the influence of the adrenal glands and can begin activity as early as 6 in normal kids. This is a prelude to puberty but not necessarily part of it. If you notice any rapid growth or signs of pubertal change (other than this) I'd have an evaluation done. ...Read more

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Smelly fluid coming out naval also showings of blood?

Smelly fluid coming out naval also showings of blood?

Infection: That type of infection/inflammation in the navel is usually associated with a sinus tract or fistula left over from birth. If there's associated pain, swelling and spreading redness, see a general surgeon for diagnosis and treatment. Otherwise, try cleaning the navel and apply neosporin cream (neomycin and polymyxin b) or ointment periodically as needed. ...Read more

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Why was ipecac syrup pulled off so many drugstore shelves?

Why was ipecac syrup pulled off so many drugstore shelves?

Simple reason=abuse: Years ago they realized that ipecac in the hands of nervous parents was seldom used properly;given at times it shouldn't or not when it should. Its value in treatment was also found to be poor under supervised conditions. Later, it became a drug of abuse, leading people who used it to purge repeatedly, leading over time to heart damage and other complications. ...Read more

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Are homeless shelters sanitary, or do they spread disease?

Are homeless shelters sanitary, or do they spread disease?

Most are sanitary: Shelters work to prevent spread of communicable diseases, maintain clean and healthful facilities and there are both state and federal regulations regarding the health and safety standards and food and nutrituon regulations. Providence for disease control, hand washing, food handling, injury and burn prevention, staff and client health vary by site, but generally exist to maintain sanitization. ...Read more

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Is there a way to protect my kids from climbing up shelves?

Is there a way to protect my kids from climbing up shelves?

Yes: Shelving and furniture should be stable on its own. Televisions, books, electrical appliances, etc. Should be secured or placed beyond their if possible. Furniture placed against the wall can often be secured to the wall with "l-brackets" available at most hardware stores. More information is available here: http://www.Cpsc. Gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml09/09345. Html. ...Read more

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My farts are very smelly! I mean exceptionally. Any advice?

My farts are very smelly!  I mean exceptionally. Any advice?

Avoid certain foods: Eating a healthy diet can cause gas due to excess fiber. Since humans don't digest the fiber, intestinal bacteria will eat it and make gas as a byproduct. "Beano" enzyme may help. Another reason is lactose intolerance, in which one can't digest lactose (milk sugar). "Lactaid" tablets help. A third reason is sugar alcohols, like maltitol, that can cause gas. The doctor can search for other causes. ...Read more

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What could be a problem if your urine is smelly but no pain?

What could be a problem if your urine is smelly but no pain?

Food or meds: Some food contents and medicines are excreted in urine causing change of color or odor. Infection is less likely without pain or discomfort. However, if frequent urination is noted would see a doctor to rule out inection. ...Read more

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My workplace is old and smelly. Is it safe for me to work here?

My workplace is old and smelly. Is it safe for me to work here?

Maybe: If there are molds in the environment... That may be a health risk but more commonly, it may be more of an "allergy" issue more than anything. ...Read more

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What kind oe drugs can one take for a smelly virginal discharge?

What kind oe drugs can one take for a smelly virginal discharge?

Needs med eval.: If you have a change in color, texture, odor or amount of vaginal discharge ; problems such as pain, itching burning with urination or sex or redness/swelling then it is best to see your gynecologist for evaluation ; accurate assessment. ...Read more

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My son has smelly armpits what could be the cause he is just 10yrs?

My son has smelly armpits what could be the cause he is just 10yrs?

Hygiene?: Has he been bathing daily? Is he is sports which cause a lot of perspiration? If he bathes daily , you may try applying an antiperspirant to his armpits. ...Read more

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What could cause a woman's underwear to be wet and have a smelly odor?

What could cause a woman's underwear to be wet and have a smelly odor?

A change in the: Amount or character of a females discharge can indicate infection or inflammation. See your Gyn for an evaluation. ...Read more

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Should people that cook and serve food in homeless shelters wear hairnets?

Should people that cook and serve food in homeless shelters wear hairnets?

Good idea: The same sanitary precautions that apply to persons cooking and serving food in any setting should apply to the service in homeless shelters. ...Read more

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