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The life expectancy:
Of people in the US has reached a record high,
For a man who was 65 years old in 2012 it is 17.9 years more (82.9 years)!
Wikipedia has a GREAT TABLE by Country!
Hope this is helpful!
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I do not expect it: Unfortunately drug users are good at covering up their habits. They are often charming and great manipulators. I would not have confidence in a drug user to make wise decisions. Be wary. ...Read more
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Lessons: Contact lens insertion and removal lessons should be provided with your contact lens fit. If you are having trouble, contact your eyecare provider. ...Read more
3 bili types:
Please discuss this with your physican. Here is a rough ieda of normal:
normal bilirubin range in adults:
direct bilirubin: 0.1 mg/ dl to 0.3 mg/ dl (1.7 mmol/ l to 5.1 mmol/ l)
indirect bilirubin: 0.2 mg/ dl to 0.8 mg/ dl (3.4 mmol/ l to 12.0 mmol/ l)
total bilirubin: 0.3 mg/ dl to 1.0 mg/ dl (5.1 mmol/ l to 17.0 mmol/ l). ...Read more
Substance abuse: Drug/substance abuse is defined by dsm-iv-tr as a maladaptive pattern of use leading to impairment in at least 1 of 4 areas in the course of 12 months: work/school impairment, causing hazards, leading to legal trouble, or badly impacting social interactions. It can apply to legal or illegal drugs. ...Read more
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Unknown: There is NO evidence that any medication can increase the size of your genitals. I recommend NOT to try any medications as it could be dangerous. ...Read more
Translation: I am sorry but this question was not translated into English. ...Read more
Disease? The terms seem to relate to categories of diagnosis/evaluation for PVD.
Ankle Brachial Index (ABI)
Lower Extremity Doppler (LEA)
Upper Extremity Doppler (UEA)
Discuss w/ your doctor. ...Read more
We can't: Connect your current comments to your question. But, I guess it won't matter if you don't plan to use HealthTap any longer. Sorry, if we didn't meet with your expectations. ...Read more
Many possible causes: Please provide more info - onset, location, duration, character of pain, aggravating and aleviating factors, is there a temporal factor as well? Does it come and go? Always after eating or exercise? Any other associated symptoms such as diarrhea, nausea or burning with urination? ...Read more
Umm I just got seperaters and umm next I'm getting moler bands what are they and what do they do?
Straighten teeth: Spacers or separators are rubber bands or metal appliances the orthodontist places between the molars in order to separate them...often the teeth are too close together and need to be separated so that metal bands can next be placed around the molars where the rest of the braces will anchor and be attached. The separators can be painful but the teeth soon move a little bit and the pain resolves. ...Read more
Hello. If I live in France, can I use your service? Will there be any difference compared with US users?
Primary Care on call: HealthTap PRIME is a Primary Care service. A patient is connected with the first available doctor, and different doctors are online at various times. A patient using PRIME has one-on-one visits with the doctor via smartphone, a tablet or a computer. If a patient is outside the U.S. and is consulting with a doctor in the U.S., the patient gets information and advice, but no prescriptions or orders. ...Read more
Esque abajo de la tetilla tengo una bolita y cuando me la aplasto me duele un poquito y quiero saber que es?
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In medical examination of visa interview are there any chances for drug users to be identified? Medical
No: Drug test not included in medical exam, but doctor may ask you about using drugs. ...Read more
Hace 4 dias me sacaron una muela superior y desde ese dia siento que la lengua se me va hacia un lado cuando hablo y siento pequeñas punzadas?
Probablemente normal: Despues de tener una operación es normal sentir pequeñas punzadas. La mayoría del tiempo ellos se van a disolver en unas semanas. ...Read more
Si un hombre eyacula en agua salada, ¿es posible que una mujer quede embarazada si esta nadando cerca? ¿Los espermas pueden vivir en agua salada?
English: I am sorry but this was not translated into English. ...Read more
How reliable is john Hopkins in figuring out what is wrong with a person when you had tests that say they don't know from mayo, cedar siani, and utah.
They'reAllExcellent: You have to know what the specific problem is and which institution is known as a center of excellence for it. Also, who works there that is reknown among reknowns for the particular problem. Each of the institutions you mentioned are excellent centers of excellence for a number of problems. Depending on yours, any of them could do good. If not, you need to know what has not been investigated to decide ...Read more
Hi simple I 511 250, bs. I am a very infrequent user of durgs. Maybe 2 xs a year. On this past tuesday into wedsenday I used about 7.5 games of cocainw?
Get help: It sounds like you have a substance use problem... You obviously care about yourself since you are asking questions here on HealthTap, please get yourself into some drug counseling, go to a narcotics anonymous meeting, check into a rehab center, anything to get yourself the help you need. ...Read more
Tengo una mancha rojisa en la piel de mi pene, aparecio despues de aver tenido relaciones con mi pareja. Me pregunto si es una reaccion alergica hacia?
Not usually: It depends, some apparently innocent otc contain ephedra derivatives or codeine; also, false positives for some meds (tca, barbiturates) due to benadryl, (diphenhydramine) ibuprofen, naproxene and others are common. Drs are aware, generally. But usually with the most common methods, hardly ever any otc will affect the main ones (cocaine, bzd, thc, amphetamines, etc). Ask your dr. Stay clean; good luck. ...Read more
Different approaches: A hysterectomy can be performed by removing the uterus though an incision in the vagina, or in the abdominal wall, or by minimally invasive techniques in which the robot or a laparoscope is used to separate the uterus from the other tissues and then remove it through the vagina or by morcellation. Hysterectomies can also include or not include the cervix and the tubes & ovaries. ...Read more
It’s a good idea to use the smallest size tampon when you are learning how for the first time. It is also easier to insert it when your period is moderate to heavy as this allows the tampon to glide in more easily.
If the tampon is inserted correctly, you should not feel it. If you feel uncomfortable in any way, you may have inserted it incorrectly or not in enough. Never force it in! ...Read more
Prohormones: What pro-hormones do you have in mind and why? When you look at the extensive material on the internet you will have plenty of information - some so high powered it is hard to understand, some much easier. ...Read more
Many: While intoxicated, the person has dilated pupils; racing heart rate; high bp; intense stimulation with fast-paced and endless chattering and a massive burst of energy. Mood could be euphoric or even irritable. As high wears off, could be tired, depressed, no energy. Longer term, there could be loss of appetite and weight; miss appointments or class, etc; may keep rolled-up dollar bills around. ...Read more