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Don t want to be pregnant but wont abort. What do I do now?

Don t want to be pregnant but wont abort. What do I do now?

Get OB care: And you can give the baby up for adoption, if u do not have insurance the adoptive parents will cover the cost or the atty they work with may be able to get you on medicaid if u qulaify. ...Read more

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What do T cells do?

What do T cells do?

Lymphocytes: T cells, different types, master the specific immune system, while B cells mainly produce different types of antibodies, under the the control T cells, to fight invading microorganisms and/or invading antigens, just simply put for a very complex system (the immune system) ...Read more

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Wat do I need to do t conceive fast?

Wat do I need to do t conceive fast?

Conception : First of all you need to be off all birth control methods - I mean all . Know your fertile time , which is day 1-14 . Counting the day you start your period as day one . Be prepared to have sexual activity with a male or artificial insemination during the fertile time and hope for the best . I am saying it will happen , providing both of you are healthy . ...Read more

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Glycerin suppositories doesn't work. What do I do now?

Glycerin suppositories doesn't work. What do I do now?

Glycerin vs enema: If you are experiencing acute constipation or fecal impaction, home glycerin suppository is a good first step. You may also consider a fleets enema or a mineral oil enema as second line. If these are not working, a visit to your md or an er may be necessary for further management. General recommendation is to focus on prevention by plenty of fluids and high-fiber diet on a day to day basis. ...Read more

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I dont want to live anymore why?

I dont want to live anymore why?

Sounds depressed!!: Call 911 immediately and go with the people who come to your place. ...Read more

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What to do if I do not want to smoke anymore?

What to do if I do not want to smoke anymore?

Cessation program: There are formal programs to help you quit, and attending one will improve your chances for success. 1-800-quitnow or your local heart or lung association office, or dept of public health, probably has programs for you. Nicotine replacement therapy (patches, lozenges, gum) can help, as can medications like Chantix and zyban (bupropion). Preparations like cleaning house/car from smoke also help. Good luck. ...Read more

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Why can't I seem to think clearly anymore?

Not sure: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. ...Read more

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What do we do when we have cold?

What do we do when we have cold?

Treat symptoms: By cold i suppose you mean a viral like upper respiratory illness. These are viral in nature and will get better without treatment. However, many people have symptoms such as sore throat, nasal stuffiness, cough and headache which are best relieved with over the counter medications. ...Read more

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Why don't I want to do anything today? Actually, I didn't want to do anything yesterday either.

Why don't I want to do anything today?  Actually, I didn't want to do anything yesterday either.

Common: We all have a day or two like that. However, if this is a problem with no end for you, then you might be depressed or have some physical condition like anemia. You should begin with your family doctor and go over this. ...Read more

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It hurts when I wee but I do t want to take antibiotic?

It hurts when I wee but I do t want to take antibiotic?

This really sounds: like you know you have a urinary tract infection.This requires antibiotics or it can spread up your urinary system and cause a Kidney infection.These can be life threatening with fever,back pain,nausea,vomiting,,low blood pressure and sepsis...where your other organs start shutting down before death.Get tested and take your medicine.Find out ways to prevent future UTI's,like... ...Read more

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What to do if I do not like food anymore.. help/why?

What to do if I do not like food anymore.. help/why?

You need: To identify why this is the case. It's not normal to just "stop liking food". Many things can cause this like mood issues, chronic illnesses(can range from heart to lung to autoimmune disease) and other things too. Consider a more formal consultation on HealthTap for guidance or otherwise contact your doctor. ...Read more

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What can I do if I need surgery but do not enuf money?

What can I do if I need surgery but do not enuf money?

See below: Depends on if it is an important urgent surgical need, or more optional or cosmetic surgery. If it is an emergency, go to an emergency room where you will be seen and evaluated. Otherwise contact your local county medical society or a local community hospital to see what resources may be available for you. State medicaid can also be contacted to see what their qualifications are. ...Read more

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Do you lose calories automatically even when you do nothing?

Do you lose calories automatically even when you do nothing?

Yes: because things are still going on inside our bodies. ...Read more

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What to do if i want to kill myself but i'm not suicidal what do I do?

What to do if i want to kill myself but i'm not suicidal what do I do?

Crisis intervention: If you are having thoughts of killing yourself, that is defined as suicidal. Please immiediately call 911, go to the nearest emergency room or call 1-800-suicide (784-2433). ...Read more

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Why did they pull meridia? Do I need to worry?

Why did they pull meridia? Do I need to worry?

Probably no: Meridia could cause pulmonary hypertension, heart attack, heart valve damage or cardiac valve dysfunction and death. There were over 8 millions people took this drug and chance is very small, if you feel fine as before, mostly likely you are ok. Otherwise you already has symptoms. ...Read more

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What do you advise if i want braces really bad but my parents won't do anything?

What do you advise if i want braces really bad but my parents won't do anything?

Never get discourage: That's awful, but it is their choice. Braces are expensive and long time treatment commitment must be taken. There are so many other people with the same problem! at your age, 40 years old, you may have to wait until you get a steady job and you can pay for braces yourselves. The good news is that you can get braces almost at any age. ...Read more

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Should I worry that my 4-month-old does not do push-ups?

Should I worry that my 4-month-old does not do push-ups?

No: Nowadays, babies sleep on their backs. They don't have much opportunity to practice pushing up, so many or most 4-month old babies can't do push-ups yet. (many years ago, when babies slept on their tummies, many babies were strong enough to push up and raise their chests off the beds by 4 months of age.). ...Read more

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I don't want to feel depressed anymore, but how do I do it without cutting myself?

I don't want to feel depressed anymore, but how do I do it without cutting myself?

Cutting: Meds and therapy together are your best bet. Get a psychiatric evaluation for what ails you, and what cutting means to you as well as anything else that may be going on. Then get a referral to a reputable psychotherapist to help with the emotional issues behind cutting. DO THIS RIGHT NOW. TURN OFF YOUR COMPUTER AND GO TO YOUR LOCAL EMERGENCY ROOM OR DIAL 911 IMMEDIATELY. ...Read more

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How do I know that i'm not depressed?

How do I know that i'm not depressed?

Get Evaluated: If there is concern for depression, get checked out. Depression is treatable and why go through with all the pain. There are many tests available on the net to screen for depression. Take one and if you still are not convinced, see your pcp or see a mental health professional. Many are depressed and either don't know or deny that they are. I wouldn't take the risk. ...Read more

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