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I've had

I've had

Please try again!: Your question was cut off before you could finish. Please write back! ...Read more

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How do I've longer sex?

How do I've longer sex?

Premature Ejaculator: This is a very frustrating situation for both the man and his partner.

There are two common approaches. One is to actually start the man on a low dose medication that has a side effect of prolonging ejaculation.

And there are plenty of sex therapists and other experts that can work with your partner on practicing how to prolong the time it takes to ejaculate...To learn some techniques.... ...Read more

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I've been sick for 5 days

More details!: What are you sick with? Ask again and clarify. Remember that you have only 150 characters available, so clarify but keep brief. ...Read more

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I've 20-60 vision. What is that?

I've 20-60 vision. What is that?

Lowered vision: If your 20/60 vision is best corrected, then there is some problem with your eye which limits the best acuity. If it is the best uncorrected, there may be some improvement even to normal with eyeglasses. The fraction 20/20 indicates the smallest print that can be seen at 20 feet while 20/60 means the normal can see them at 60 feet. ...Read more

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Please tell me what hyper igg4 is?

Hyper igg4: IgG4-related disease (IgG4-RD) (IgG4-related systemic disease) is a fibroinflammatory disease. ...Read more

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I've been ill for days, what to do?

I've been ill for days, what to do?

Don't know your: Symptoms but it may be time for medical assessment. ...Read more

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I've been coughing for over a year?

I've been coughing for over a year?

Cough: Do you have a fever? or do you bring up sputum? are you loosing any weight or sweating?
Please see a doctor. ...Read more

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I've got so much to explain, HELP?!

I've got so much to explain, HELP?!

What do you want toE: What is your question. You have so much to explain and what do you want to ask
Ask again ...Read more

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I've been having a lot of symptoms.?

Diagnosis: Symptoms of a disease that you think you may or may not have should be specified further by telling the doctor about your complaints, their duration, evolution, alleviating and aggravating factors. Also mention any tests that you have undergone for your 'symptoms'. ...Read more

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I've been coughing for three weeks now.

I've been coughing for three weeks now.

Consult your doctor: You have been having cough for three weeks, I think it is about time you should get it checked by your doctor
you may have bronchitis, pneumonia or some other pulmonary condition and it may need to be treated with antibiotics if indicated. ...Read more

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When do I know if I've stopped growing?

When do I know if I've stopped growing?

Growth: If you have not grown for 1 year or more it is unlikely you will. An x- ray of the left hand and wrist called a"bone-age" radiograph, can tell whether there is still growth potential. ...Read more

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I've lose 65 pounds without even trying?

Have you been ill?: Have you made changes in your lifestyle? If this is un-explained -then please let your doctor know. ...Read more

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I've got a pink tinge when I wiped myself?

I've got a pink tinge when I wiped myself?

More info needed: Depends on if you are having residua from menstrual period--vaginally or possibly from the rectal area. If you seen blood you should really be seen by your doctor unless the amount is so small and you have been straining at having a bowel movement. If otherwise, please be seen to make sure nothing else is going on. ...Read more

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I've been ill for weeks! What should I do?

Physician visit: These vague symptoms need to be evaluated by your physician. ...Read more

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How can iose wight, I am over 95 kilograms?

How can iose wight, I am over 95 kilograms?

To lose weight: Eat healthfully. Try to eat at least 5 servings of vegetables & 4 of fruit per day. Increase nutritional fiber. Avoid refined sugar & junk carbohydrates. Avoid alcohol, sweetened juices, soda & caffeinated beverages. Aim for 7.5 to 8 hrs of sleep / night. Hydrate w at least 64 oz of water / day. Calories burned must > calories consumed. Do both cardio & weight training. ...Read more

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How can I tell if I've overdosed on my meds?

How can I tell if I've overdosed on my meds?

Not certain?: Call 1-800-222-1222 24 hours per day, 7 days per week to reach any poison control center in the United States. You will be connected with an expert who will direct you how to proceed. Please have all product information available when you call. ...Read more

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How to gain weight if I've lost my appetite?

How to gain weight if I've lost my appetite?

Why?: I would speak to my doctor and find out why you are having a poor appetite. is this a recent development or has this been present for a longer period of time? Consider adding healthy fats like nuts, coconut oil, avocados, fatty fish to your diet. you can also supplement with a protein shake or ensure. ...Read more

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I've smoked for 7 years. Should I be worried?

I've smoked for 7 years. Should I be worried?

Honestly? Yes.: Smoking causes damage to the lungs. And heart disease. And cancer. Being young doesn't prevent you from getting disease later in life. Stopping now may help, but may not completely eliminate your future chance of disease. ...Read more

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What to do if I've been sick for 5 days now?

More info!: What are your symptoms? Are you getting better? If not and you feel pretty bad, it's time to seek treatment. Consider a Prime Healthtap Consult, that may sort this out. It is a virtual urgent care visit and you can be evaluated and often treated, if indicated, or advised on your next best steps to wellness. It is available 24/7 and is far cheaper than most urgent cares. ...Read more

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Does o.A. Turn to r.A. I've had o.A. 7 years?

Does o.A. Turn to r.A. I've had o.A. 7 years?

No.: Oa does not turn into ra, but someone with oa can develop ra. That would be just unlucky. ...Read more

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I've lost 10 pounds in 2 weeks, is this healthy?

I've lost 10 pounds in 2 weeks, is this healthy?

For most people: This rate of loss would higher than desirable if they were working hard to lose weight. If the weight is lost unintentionally - that would be more concerning. ...Read more

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How to raise my height i.E. I want to be taller?

How to raise my height i.E. I want to be taller?

Genetics: If you've completed puberty you aren't likely to grow taller. Girls complete puberty by ages 15 to 17 & for boys it is by ages 16 to 17. However, if one enters puberty late, they will usually also complete it late. Our height is largely determined by genetics (our parents' height). If you are healthy (no unusual causes for stunted growth/ smaller stature) then there is not a way to become taller ...Read more

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What to do if I've been coughing for three weeks?

What to do if I've been coughing for three weeks?

Cxr: If it has been persistent, I would check an xray to make sure that you don't have pneumonia. ...Read more

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I've had my eriod for 14 days now, is this normal?

I've had my eriod for 14 days now, is this normal?

No.: There are many causes of long or irregular menstrual cycles. Stress, pregnancy, or a hormonal imbalance are probably the most common causes. ...Read more

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Is ist hereditary? I've just been diagnosed with it

Is ist hereditary? I've just been diagnosed with it

We don't know: Ist, or inappropriate sinus tachycardia, is diagnosed when your resting heart rate is faster than expected when you are resting and super fast when you are active. The symptoms can be bothersome, and treatment does not always work. We don't know the cause. Here is a link to a recent medical article: http://www. Ncbi. Nlm. Nih. Gov/pubmed/23265330. ...Read more

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How can iose 40lbs in 3 months or is it impossible?

How can iose 40lbs in 3 months or is it impossible?

Weight loss program: I would recommend a physician supervised weight loss program to get the maximum weight loss in the shortest time. Patients can lose up to 3-5 lbs/week. This may not be the best way to lose weight, but it maybe what some people need to get healthy and then work on keeping the weight off. This rapid weight loss can cause other issues and so a physician supervised program would be best. ...Read more

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I think I've hit the cardio plateau. What can I do?

Change it up!: Changing your cardio routine....Ie not having a routine is best for breaking a plateau. Also important are intervals - when using any cardio training. This also can help plateauing. Cheers! ...Read more

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What should I do if I've been sick for three weeks?

What should I do if I've been sick for three weeks?

Consult a Physician: If you have been sick for three weeks and don't feel any better with self treatment at home, it is about time you consult a doctor to find out what is going on with you and get it treated. ...Read more

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I've been coughing non stop. What can I do for it?

I've been coughing non stop. What can I do for it?

Cough: Are you fed up with your stubborn cough? There are many reasons why a cough may not improve, and that can be frustrating for people and their doctors alike.

http://www. Webmd. Com/cold-and-flu/features/stubborn-cough#1 ...Read more

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How bad is acid for you if I've only tried it once.?

How bad is acid for you if I've only tried it once.?

LSD Effects: If you do not have any current symptoms, you are fortunate. Most of the symptoms are related to large doses, and repeated doses. A few have had "flashbacks" after taking one dose. The more you use and the larger the doses, more serious side effects and long term sequela can occur. Not worth the risk. ...Read more

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How much weight can I iose by not eating for a week?

How much weight can I iose by not eating for a week?

3500CALS/1 LB: Depends on your present weight and bmr. Say for example if you need 2000 cals to maintain your weight (your bmr+clories burnt by daily activity)if you starve you will be minus 2000x7=14000 cals divide by 3500 equals 4
so you will loose 4 lbs of real body weight
you can calculate similarly for other daily calories requirements for others. ...Read more

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I've had an extremely light person for over a month?

I assume: You meant period. I need more info age meds medical history etc do a consult wit one of the health tap docs ...Read more

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I've got ostapenia how many times should I be tested?

I've got ostapenia how many times should I be tested?

Every 1-2yrs: Use frax (http://www. Shef. Ac.Uk/frax/) to determine your risk for osteoporotic fracture. Presumably you've had a DEXA (dxa) test performed to screen for osteoporosis but only came up w/osteopenia (t score between -1 & -2.5). Talk to your doctor about correctable causes of decrease bone mineral density eg smoking, lack of exercise, corticosteroids, etc. Use same machine to recheck every 1-2yrs. ...Read more

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Why have I always had cold soars since I've been born?

Why have I always had cold soars since I've been born?

Cold sores: Viruses in your system and usually when you become a little rundown or under the weather it reappears ...Read more

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I am sick for 9 months and no tests show what I've got.

I am sick for 9 months and no tests show what I've got.

Mystery illness.: If no one has been able to solve your symptoms in 9 months face to face we are very unlikely to solve it remotely. You should continue to see your doc until they can tell you what you have or at least list all the things you do not have. ...Read more

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I've been really shaky lately. What could be the cause?

I've been really shaky lately. What could be the cause?

Need more informatio: We need more information as to what you desribe shaky is
go see your doctor as it may be anxiety, thyroid problem, or some other condition
have it checked. ...Read more

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