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A relative with BorderlinePD is now living with an untreated Bipolar PD boyfriend, against all advice. Can we expect mutual countertransfer effects?

A relative with BorderlinePD is now living with an untreated Bipolar PD boyfriend, against all advice. Can we expect mutual countertransfer effects?

Hmm: Countertransferance is actually something that can occur in a therapist in the context of therapy. Is there a possibility for some intense and at time - unstable interactions? Yes - there is. ...Read more

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How do I provide a safe and comfortable living environment for patient with huntington's disease?

How do I provide a safe and comfortable living environment for patient with huntington's disease?

Tough: The unfortunate patient may have confusion, depression, and the wild choreic movements. Risk of injury is a constant, and multiple medications may only provide minimal help. Some home supervision and essential services will be needed. Best to avoid stairs, have available grab bars, have a consistent stereotyped schedule. The specialty associations can help. Contact the national huntington's. ...Read more

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Is there any case of a pregnant women who suffers by pneumonia with hypoprotinemea and survive with healthy child?

Is there any case of a pregnant women who suffers by pneumonia with hypoprotinemea and survive with healthy child?

Certainly: the pneumonia should be treated with antibiotics that will treat the pneumonia and be safe for baby. The hypoproteinemia also treated with baby in mind. ...Read more

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How can I lead a healthy lifestyle with a husband who has ms?

How can I lead a healthy lifestyle with a husband who has ms?

Yes you can: If you mean a healthy lifestyle with sufficient sleep, regular exercise and stretching, a healthy diet / vit D, social interactions- yes - in fact, this is recommended for everyone. MS should not interfere with any of these lifestyle choices. ...Read more

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Any tips for living with a narcissist?

Resoluteness: There is a iching #43 means resoluteness - I use this for difficult situations - means learn what is legally right - judgement is severe so balance with morally fair that is resoluteness - read my book "boring way to be happy with a dysfunctional family". Do not be a victim - make conscious choice every moment of this life. Otherwise we loose power. Learn how to create healthy boundaries. ...Read more

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Any tips dealing with an impulsive person every day?

Any tips dealing with an impulsive person every day?

Send to a shrink: Impulsivity. What is that? A guy who craves excitement, a sensation seeker. A gal who goes from one school, or one interest, or one guy to another - a lack of . Perseverance. A person who just acts and doesn't plan, who doesn't consider the consequences. A guy whose relationships jump from excitement to boredom, constantly conflicted. All. If daily, has psych disorder such as ocd, adhs, (vasopressin) bipolar. ...Read more

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What could happen to a women who has had more than 10 abortions and planning on having another ? Im 32 with 3 living children

What could happen to a women who has had more than 10 abortions and planning on having another ? Im 32 with 3 living children

Not the right "?".: The question is why you are getting pregnant\ and using abortion as the way out of unwanted pregnancy? Why not use an iud? There are many other options. Use one, please. I cannot believe that the worst effect is on psychological health! ...Read more

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Can someone with healthy weight and non alcoholic have a fatty liver, doctor?

Can someone with healthy weight and non alcoholic have a fatty liver, doctor?

NASH: Nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (nash) is liver inflammation caused by a buildup of fat in the liver.Things that put people at risk for nash and for liver damage include: obesity. Type 2 diabetes. High cholesterol and high triglycerides. Metabolic syndrome. Most people who have nash are 40 to 50 years old and have one or more of the problems listed above. But nash can happen in people who have none. ...Read more

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Living with a teen age daughter who is suicidal and bilpolar?

Living with a teen age daughter who is suicidal and bilpolar?

Bipolar: Seek immediate psychiatric help. In fact she should be hospitalized in a psych unit where she can be closely monitored ...Read more

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Can you live a ful healthy life with gastroparesis when diagnosed at age 20some. Are there meds to help me and my friends with pots have gastroparesis?

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Can you live a ful healthy life with gastroparesis when diagnosed at age 20some. Are there meds to help me and my friends with pots have gastroparesis?

Yes: There are many people with gastroparesis that have symptoms controlled with medication or, in severe cases, an abdominal "pacemaker"implantation. ...Read more

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I have extended family members who deal with alcoholism, however nether one of parents my do. Is the chances of me being an alcoholic high or low?

I have extended family members who deal with alcoholism, however nether one of parents my do. Is the chances of me being an alcoholic high or low?

Family disease: Whether or not you drink, you are likely to have been affected by alcoholism in your family. You might consider attending a meeting of al-anon for the families and friends of alcoholics. ...Read more

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I have a sex with married women who have two children ..What r the chancing of getting aids?

I have a sex with married women who have two children ..What r the chancing of getting aids?

You're at risk: If these women are promiscuous, they may become infected with HIV and if they become infected, you're at risk for becoming HIV positive also. You're also at risk for getting caught by their husbands. In that case, you may not live long enough to worry about aids. So i suggest you stop having sex with married women. ...Read more

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A couple of friends (both under 35, non-smokers, and in reasonably good health) have failed to conceive after 2 years of trying. A fertility clinic found no physical infertility issues. What are potential reasons for their failure to conceive?

A couple of friends (both under 35, non-smokers, and in reasonably good health) have failed to conceive after 2 years of trying.  A fertility clinic found no physical infertility issues.  What are potential reasons for their failure to conceive?

Several: Basic tests evaluate the fallopian tubes, the uterus, the eggs and the sperm. Often an actual physical exam is not as helpful. Often subtle problems with the uterus are overlooked. If those basic tests are normal, then usually the problem is the actual fertilization of the egg and sperm. Sometimes the problem may be genetically abnormal eggs or embryos preventing implantation. ...Read more

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Can I live a normal life with a spouse with fibromyalgia?

Can I live a normal life with a spouse with fibromyalgia?

Yes: Just help your spouse get restful sleep, reduce the stress in their life and get them to an appropriate physician. ...Read more

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What is risk for a 23 year old healthy male with no health conditions to get appendecitis ?

What is risk for a 23 year old healthy male with no health conditions to get appendecitis ?

Can occur any age: Under the right circumstances anyone can develop appendiceal infection at any age. ...Read more

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In 2 years i shifted from a drug addict and alcoholic to a healthy strong bodybuilder who east healthy. getting married tomorrow,okey to drink alcohol?

In 2 years i shifted from a drug addict and alcoholic to a healthy strong bodybuilder who east healthy. getting married tomorrow,okey to drink alcohol?

No way: The folks I see that do best are in 12 step programs, change their thinking, and don't drink anything w/alcohol. Enjoy your freedom. If you start drinking again you may destroy all you have worked so hard to build up. Peace and good health. Wedding blessings. ...Read more

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What is the best way to deal with & communicate with an untreated, & in denial manic-depressive; who is also an alcoholic/drug user/father 2 my kid?

What is the best way to deal with & communicate with an untreated, & in denial manic-depressive; who is also an alcoholic/drug user/father 2 my kid?

Protect your child: It is difficult to communicate with someone under the influence of drugs/alcohol, especially with a psych disorder. Your primary concern should be for the safety of you child obtaining full custody. Communication may be limited to a mediator such as lawyer or case manager if he is not receptive to you. ...Read more

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