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Can you tell me about anesthesia awareness?

Can you tell me about anesthesia awareness?

Awareness: Awareness under anesthesia is rare, reported to be around 0.13%. Read more

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On what is the fertility awareness method based?

On what is the fertility awareness method based?

Signs and symptoms: Fertility awareness methods use changes in one or more physical signs relating to fertility, including menstrual cycle length, basal body temperature, cervical mucus, cervical position, and cyclical breast tenderness. Fertility awareness methods are all intended to help identify the "fertile window" when conception is most likely and can be used to help women conceive, or to avoid pregnancy. Read more

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Can you please explain in detail anesthetic awareness?

Can you please explain in detail anesthetic awareness?

Anesthetic awareness: There is no garentee of no awareness under anesthesia.one can try his or her best. Specially in unstable patient underanesthesia light anesthetic period can lead to awareness under surgery.midazolam is commonly used medication to avoid awareness and scoplamine is bes which is used under cardiac anesthesia Read more

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What are the chances of experiencing Anaesthesia Awareness?

1 or 2 out of 10, 000: Medical procedures involving anesthesias per the American Society of Anesthesiologists. If you think you are experiencing anesthesia awareness during a procedure tell your physician anesthesiologist or health care team as soon as possible. Address these concerns with the team before you undergo anesthesia. Good luck! Read more

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How can u tell if your awareness is down or you feel confused?

How can u tell if your awareness is down or you feel confused?

Others, or...: At the moment of the confusion, decreased awareness usually makes the person unable to recognize it (imagine a person insisting on driving drunk). Usually, retrospectively (like in delirium) the person may realize they acted confused in the past; or (like in cases of dementia) other people detect the confusion and the patient denies it. In short, usually you can not tell the difference. Read more

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Please help docs! Is self-awareness the way to true 'happiness'?

Hopefully.: Self awareness is the ability to understand your personality, reactions to events that happen in your life allowing to make you take conscious decisions that will guide you in your pathway through life and thus create joy, peace and contentment. This is easier said than done and sometimes that quest may last a lifetime. Good journey. Read more

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Is it possible to have anesthesia awareness the second time under general anaesthic?

Is it possible to have anesthesia awareness the second time under general anaesthic?

Surgical awareness: Yes. It is possible to have surgical awareness whenever you have surgery. Previous anesthesia doesn't affect subsequent anesthesia events. However small is the probability, it is possible. Read more

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Need some help from your experience and awareness from dealing with withdrawal from benzo's?

Need some help from your experience and awareness from dealing with withdrawal from benzo's?

Very general: Please re-ask and be more specific about what you would like to know. For an in-depth discussion consider discussing with your medical provider or asking a provider on Healthtap Prime or Concierge. Read more

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How is it possible to increase awareness in young adults about the dangers of illicit drug use?

How is it possible to increase awareness in young adults about the dangers of illicit drug use?

Illicit drugs: Firstly - by setting an example, secondly educate and teach so they understand. Read more

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How do I convince my husband to let me use the fertility awareness method? He controls what we do.

How do I convince my husband to let me use the fertility awareness method? He controls what we do.

Consider counseling: It sounds like you and your husband are not on the same page about conceiving. This can create stress and marital issues and may even affect your physical health. Consider seeing a couple's counselor to help you get on the same page. The fertility awareness method may not be the answer, but understanding your spouse and having him understand you will help both of you to move forward. Read more

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What would be a good way to bring awareness to doctors who should know more about a certain condition in their field without offending them? :)

Assertiveness skills: This is difficult in few words, but i'll try. It really helps to have the most possible sincere respect - lacking that, perhaps a change in dr will be needed. How about: "i know you have many things to keep up with in (their field), but I heard about x and I wondered what you think about it. It sounds like it might be useful for (my condition). Would you be willing to look into it for me? "
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Why is it important to raise awareness of rare disorders? Lizzie Velasquez is famous for a disease that few people have, while millions suffer from Diabetes...

Why is it important to raise awareness of rare disorders? Lizzie Velasquez is famous for a disease that few people have, while millions suffer from Diabetes...

Both are important: It is important to raise awareness of rare disorders so that people suffering from them can be recognized, diagnosed and treated. It is also very important to make people aware of common disorder such as diabetes and heart disease so that they will recognize symptoms and get treated. Read more

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What month is cancer awareness month?

What month is cancer awareness month?

CA months: CA awareness month is broken down by the type of CA. Check out the ACS web page at Cancer.org. Check under CA awareness calendar. Read more

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Is there a way to help raise awareness about Lyme disease?

Is there a way to help raise awareness about Lyme disease?

It is already high: Awareness is already high. Half of the new patients I see in my office think they may have lyme disease. About 5% of those are correct. Read more

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Is there a way to raise awareness of mental illness in teens?

Is there a way to raise awareness of mental illness in teens?

Variety of ways: You could do it through literature, with an unquiet mind, darkness visible, etc. Or through film, with rain man, the fisher king, silver linings playbook. Or identify a local nami chapter (www. Nami. Org) and see if they have local speakers to talk about mental illness or provide facts and information. Read more

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How do you raise public awareness about health issues/cancer?

How do you raise public awareness about health issues/cancer?

One person +: Each of us (healthcare or non healthcare) can raise awareness of health issues by teaching our children proper health habits and hygiene, sponsoring a health panel discussion at our church or fraternal/sorority organization, employing good eating habits, and volunteering to transport a cancer patient to their chemo or radiation treatments. Read more

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What are the negative effects of body awareness in a young child?

What are the negative effects of body awareness in a young child?

Unsure of?: Body awareness relating to the child's ability to understand how their body moves can be improved with certain exercises. The negative effect can be where the child's coordination may be more awkward which may lead to clumsiness.

http://www. Livestrong. Com/article/548037-body-awareness-for-kids/ Read more

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Can you please describe the cancer awareness months and what are their colors?

Can you please describe the cancer awareness months and what are their colors?

American Cancer Soc.: Http://www.cancer.org/aboutus/whoweare/cancer-awareness-calendar

follow this link to see the calendar for cancer awareness.

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How can I create awareness among doctors when it comes to alcohol or drugrelated problems in general?

How can I create awareness among doctors when it comes to alcohol or drugrelated problems in general?

Teaching Doctors: The disease of addiction was nothing I learned in medical school. So, this is a vary valuable endeavor you want to undertake.

First is always to share your story when you can.

Second, I know that there are out reach activists in many aa or na programs that you can join up with. These committees teach, publish pamphlets and reach out to a variety of groups of medical professionals. Read more

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