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Doctor insights on: The Advantages Of Using A P H Meter

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Is there any advantage to using pH balanced feminine wash over any other type of soap?

Is there any advantage to using pH balanced feminine wash over any other type of soap?

Probably not: Probably not. The use of soap in general and certainly douching is not generally recommended. In most cases it is not good to interrupt the bacterial flora present in the normal state in the vagina. Always seek balance and although ph is important in the vagina using a ph balanced soap is not likely to assist or help in any way. ...Read more

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What are the advantages of using binaural beats?

What are the advantages of using binaural beats?

Entrainment: The difference in binaural sound frequencies allows the brain to move toward specific natural brain rhythms (like alpha or theta frequency) It does not limit itself to the auditory spectrum. Some have taken advantage of experimenting with the phenomena using the visual spectrum to achieve specific states (relaxation, out of the body experience) Lots of information available to read about this. ...Read more

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What are the disadvantages and advantages of using condoms?

What are the disadvantages and advantages of using condoms?

Varies: The benefits are that the condom provides some degree of protection from std's as well as contraception. The downside is that the failure rate for pregnancy is about15% and the transmission of some std's (such as hpv and herpes) still can occur in spite of the condom. ...Read more

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What are the advantages and disadvantages of using salbutamol?

What are the advantages and disadvantages of using salbutamol?

Salbutamol: Advantage — beneficial for treatment of asthma, bronchitis, etc. Disadvantage — potential side effects. ...Read more

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What are the advantages of using the food guide?

What are the advantages of using the food guide?

USDA Food Guide: In 1992, the U.S. Department of Agriculture developed the Food Guide Pyramid in order to help people make healthier choices with their food ratios and proportions. This was later replaced by the Food Guide Plate in 2011, in hopes of giving consumers a better visual resource for the recommendations. The Food Guides are helpful starting points for determining your own nutritional plan. ...Read more

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What are the advantages of using an elder care mediator?

What are the advantages of using an elder care mediator?

Family Dialogue: Many advantages include: Families are brought together for solution focused problem-solving. Family mediation can preserve and improve family relationships. Parent can be involved to the extent of their mental capacity which preserves their dignity. Decisions about division of labor in caring for the parent can be made jointly and divided among family members alleviating the burden on anyone. ...Read more

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What are the advantages of using personal health products?

Depends: Therrcare many such products and most do not live up to their hype. However, some products do and you should consult a physician before using any. ...Read more

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Epiduo has two medications in it. Is there any advantage or disadvantage to using Epiduo, compared to buying the two separate medications to use?

Epiduo has two medications in it. Is there any advantage or disadvantage to using Epiduo, compared to buying the two separate medications to use?

Effort, doses, price: Epiduo is ready to use but copay can be high, using adapalene and benzoyl peroxide separately will require some effort, not sure if you can achieve the same recipe or make it worth the effort, talk to your doc about other options, I am available for second opinion if needed ...Read more

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What are the advantages and disadvantages of using methadone vs suboxone?

What are the advantages and disadvantages of using methadone vs suboxone?

Both work: Methadone is only available at special clinics, and is generally less expensive. Suboxone is available from authorized physicians; you may find one at the Buprenorphine website. ...Read more

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The advantage of ezetrol iver zimmex?

The advantage of ezetrol iver zimmex?

No advantage: Simvastatin has a host of benefits aside from the pure lowering LDL aspect; ezetrol, while it reduces ldl, does not seem to have the same level of effect on actual coronary artery disease as the statins do. It may be reasonable to use one over the other due to allergy or drug reactions, but most doctors will go with the statin drug. ...Read more

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The advantage of ezetrol overr zimmex?

The advantage of ezetrol overr zimmex?

No advantage: Simvastatin has a host of benefits aside from the pure lowering LDL aspect; ezetrol, while it reduces ldl, does not seem to have the same level of effect on actual coronary artery disease as the statins do. It may be reasonable to use one over the other due to allergy or drug reactions, but most doctors will go with the statin drug. ...Read more

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What are advantage and disadvantages of masturbution.

None: There are no medical indications or contraindications to masturbation. The only advantage/disadvantages are purely social. ...Read more

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What are the advantages and disadvantages of eating garlic?

What are the advantages and disadvantages of eating garlic?

Garlic: Garlic has antibiotic & antioxidant properties. Some people don't like the smell of garlic on breath. ...Read more

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What are the advantages, cpsts of telemedicine?

Telemedicine.: I don't know the cost. However, a huge advantage of telemedicine is that it can bring health care to remote areas or to populations that are under-served. ...Read more

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What are the advantages of a robotic hysterectomy?

What are the advantages of a robotic hysterectomy?

Minimally invasive: In terms of invasiveness: using the natural orifice approach is least invasive- this is a vaginal hysterectomy (vh). Next would be laparoscopic hyst, then robotic assisted hysterectomy (rah) &the most invasive is an open abdominal incision (laparotomy). Unfortunately, many surgeons do not have the skills or experience to perform vh or l'scopic hyst. ...Read more

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What are advantages and disadvantages of telemedicine?

What are advantages and disadvantages of telemedicine?

Telmedicine: Advantage — it can bring medical care to remote areas and can allow providers to share expertise. Disadvantage — less personal and you can't palpate / physically touch to examine the patient. ...Read more

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The advantages and disadvantages of eating apple seeds?

The advantages and disadvantages of eating apple seeds?

Don't eat them.: There are no proven benefits to eating apple seeds, and there is some theoretical concern, especially if they are eaten in large quantities. They contain a substance called amygdalin, which can break down into cyanide and sugar. This can be poisonous. Given the lack of any beneficial effect, apple seeds should be avoided. ...Read more

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Advantages and disadvantages of having a preputioplasty?

Here are some...: The first thing to do is deciding if that is what you need or just what you like. Known to us, nothing is free & always comes with a price & potential adverse effect. So, before embarking on doing something to body, always consider, personally and professionally, the balance between medical necessity and professional possibility. More? To http://formefirst.com/eNewsletter06.html. The Best wish to... ...Read more

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What are the advantages and disadvantages of preputioplasty?

What are the advantages and disadvantages of preputioplasty?

Here are some ...: This procedure will preserve all foreskin but to release its tight constricting ring after pulling-up; a form procedure short of circumcision leading to less bleeding & swelling as well as faster recovery, but marginal; Yet in long run, many men after preputioplasty may need redo of circumcision. So, consult with urologist to decide what extent of foreskin procedure can make better sense for you. ...Read more

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What is the advantage of pasteurizing foods (fruits, nuts, etc.)?

What is the advantage of pasteurizing foods (fruits, nuts, etc.)?

Food safety.: Pasteurization is a process of heating a food product to a specific temperature for a set length of time to decrease its microbial content and slow its spoilage. Milk and juice are examples of pasteurized products. The use of pasteurization has lead to huge advances in food safety, especially infant deaths due to food-borne illness. A side effect is that some vitamin & mineral content is lost. ...Read more

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What are the disadvantages and advantages to having a hysterectomy?

Depends: If there is a medical reason for the hysterectomy then it should be done in the safest and least invasive way. If you are bleeding and anemic then it will stop your bleeding once and for all. Most women who have hysterectomy for bleeding are very happy after they are all healed up. ...Read more

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Advantages/disadvantages of a being right-handed vs. Being a southpaw?

Advantages/disadvantages of a being right-handed vs. Being a southpaw?

Right vs left handed: None that I know of. Unless you are boxing against someone who has never fought a lefty. ...Read more

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What are the advantages and disadvantages of taking magnesuim tablets?

What are the advantages and disadvantages of taking magnesuim tablets?

It can help with: Muscle cramps, especially if other meds have led to wasting. However, any magnesium product can lead to lose bowel movements. ...Read more

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Are there advantages to vaccinations?

Are there advantages to vaccinations?

Um, not dying: Of course! Vaccines help prevent getting infected will illness that can serious harm you or kill you. Think of it this way... A child born in 2011 has a risk of death by age 5 is one in several thousand. A child born in 1911 had a risk of death by 5 of 1 in 5! Yes 20% chance. Much of that difference is due to decrease in vaccine preventable diseases. ...Read more

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What are the advantages of acupuncture?

What are the advantages of acupuncture?

Many: It is very safe. Bleeding problems and infections related to acupuncture are rare. It can provide pain relief without any "drug- drug interactions. There are no medication side effects. It can help to accelerate many types of healing. It can also help with behavioral health problems. ...Read more

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What are the advantages of water births?

What are the advantages of water births?

See below: The theory is that the transition is more gradual by being born into warm water. It is controversial. ...Read more