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The Affects Of Juvenile And Peer Pressure In The Community
Homework question: An individual with hemochromatosis dies in middle age unless diagnosed and treated. Treatment is extremely easy compared with the other common killers and leads to a healthy life. Sufferers are often accused of being alcoholics in denial if their physicians are unaware of hemochromatosis. I hope you can flesh this out for class. Noncompliance and ignorance kill. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Let me know the similarities and differences of disease manifestation in children and in the elderly in diabetes?
Many: Older adults will often present with atypical symptoms of high blood sugar. Lethargy, dehydration, confusion. Younger people will present with a high level of acid in their blood(ketosis). Both are very serious and need urgent attention by a health care provider, as they both can result in death if not idnetified and treated early. ...Read more
Is there any relationship between the age of the woman at pregnancy and the i.Q. Of the resultant children?
Is there a relation between the eating patterns of the inuit and the prevalence of cardiovascular disease?
Changing fast...: The native inuit diet (eastern canadian artic to siberia) was completely animal based. No vegetation. No heart disease, obesity, diabetes, dental carries, etc. However, i know from personal experience, working at a hospital in frobisher bay on baffin island for six weeks, that their diet has irrevocably been altered by "down south" diets, typical of montreal and toronto & now get southern ills. ...Read more
Is increase in height possibe by strengthening the tendons in the knee or those of the spines?Just read that on the growth factor plus site
Minimal: Most were evacuated almost immediately. A few workers developed bone marrow suppression and died. The workers that shielded the doomed plant were well protected with no known problems. Long term studies have show no increase in nearby folks of thyroid cancer or leukemia. The area is now uninhabited and being taken over by unchecked nature. ...Read more
Whose health has more of an impact on the health of the fetus: the mother's or the father's health?
The mother's: health is usually paramount.Get a more detailed answer ›
2 reasons: Three seperate causes in my opinion. The first is almost no use of birth control (ie condoms). The second is that virtually all males are uncircumscribed. Hiv virus has an affinity for langerhans cells in the foreskin epithelium in males. Thirdly....The unavailability of HIV meds..So its an epidemic without the availability of treatment. ...Read more
Diabetes...: Almost all atherosclerosis is due to the exact things that diabetes causes: inflammation, high triglycerides and free fatty acids, small dense LDL particles, hypertension, endothelial damage and dysfunction, and many other things. This can even occur before the blood sugars become elevated, so-called "pre-diabetes", or Insulin resistance syndrome. ...Read more
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In your expert opinion, what's the role of diet in both the cause and prevention of chronic disease?
Diet: Hippocrates said: let medicine be thy food and food be thy medicine. This is still true today, complicated by gmo foods and soil nutrient depletion. Eating right is one of the pillars of health and wellness. ...Read more
Several: Pediatric orthopedists, pediatric urologist, sometimes pediatric surgeon. If patient is adult scratch the pediatric ...Read more
Is there any relation of architectural structures to the well being of patients in mental health facility?
Evidence Suggests: The concept of 'healing architecture' has been developing over the last two decades and a large amount of research has been carried out into the impact of architectural design on the success of healthcare environments. Evidence that architects can significantly alter patients' experience and quality of life has led to changes in designing healthcare spaces. From rsa royal society of arts. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Fantasy life: The real problem of the new technology that was thrust on us lacked understanding the effect on person to person interactions. We are seeing more socially isolated children lacking one on one in person friendships. The fantasy world of cyberspace is breeding problems for the emerging youth whose social skills are soley based on the social media internet.. ...Read more
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