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When do children need health visitors?

When do children need health visitors?

Healthy visits?: I took the liberty to view this as a question about the proper schedule for well visits with your Pediatrician. Hope this helps!

https://www. Nlm. Nih. Gov/medlineplus/ency/article/001928.htm ...Read more

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Should you extricate victims from crash?

Should you extricate victims from crash?

If possible: The risks to the victim include bleeding from injury, crushing impairing breathing and the risk of the vehicles catching fire. If possible and relatively safe, get them out of these. Another issue is that the cause of some crashes follow an event like a heart attack which may also need to been addressed. ...Read more

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How do I stop being a victim of bullying?

How do I stop being a victim of bullying?

MANY WAYS: Some feel tricks exist. One is simple--learn self-defense. Another is make sure you are not projecting an image of weakness, worry or sadness--some grades have routine bullying. Do discuss with parent. Involving school can be of use if they are big prevention locations. In florida prevention is poor. This will end. Make sure an depression is treated. Learn verbal sparring and making jokes=power. ...Read more

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Has a victim of bullying ever won thru revenge?

Has a victim of bullying ever won thru revenge?

No one wins.: If one is bullied either emotionally or physically, revenge is not the answer (check out the new tv show that dissects the complexities). Learn an approach to stand up to the bullying that will raise yourself esteem, and make the aggressor look silly. If you are young, consider informing the bully's parents directly. Or be the bigger person, and ignore the bullying, slough it off. ...Read more

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What can I do if I am a victim of spousal violence?

What can I do if I am a victim of spousal violence?

Seek help: Sorry this is the problem for you, you are doing the right thing by seeking help. Suggest you call local police agency and ask for victims assistance department, they can help you with counseling and even safe houses if needed. If you are injured please go to local emergency room. ...Read more

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What kind of condition is being a victim of omestic violence?

What kind of condition is being a victim of omestic violence?

Not a "condition": Domestic violence is not a condition, it's a horrible situation in which some people find themselves. Many factors lead both to the violence and to the decision of the victim to stay in that situation. If you are that person, avail yourself of one of the services locally or nationally that can help you realistically assess options to get out of it. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how I could look like a victorias secret model?

Well: Don't know what your current appearance or health is like. Depending on how you want to change - consider consulting with a nturitionist, personal trainer and esthetician. ...Read more

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How come some gun-shot victims have the bullets left in them forever?

How come some gun-shot victims have the bullets left in them forever?

Risk benefit: The risk of going after the bullet has to weighed against any benefit. Usually, the bullet has no long term effects nor risk for infection. The risk of harm to retrieve the bullet is therefore unacceptable. In some specific circumstances the bullet must be removed. Rarely, the bullet will drag some clothing or other debris and cause an infection. ...Read more

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Has a victim of bullying ever snapped and killed the bully in revenge?

Has a victim of bullying ever snapped and killed the bully in revenge?

Yes: This has been known to happen when people are bullied to the point that they see no escape and begin having difficulty thinking about the consequences of their actions. If you are being bullied it is vital that you talk to someone you trust about what you are experiencing. ...Read more

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How far away from the victim should you be when an aed is administered?

How far away from the victim should you be when an aed is administered?

Aed distance: As long as you are not touching anything in contact with defibrillator or victim you are safe. ...Read more

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Where does lead come from, how does it get into our system? Can insects/vector transfer lead?

Where does lead come from, how does it get into our system? Can insects/vector transfer lead?

Many sources: A common source is old lead paint. Others may be lead glaze, lead in water pipes etc. Insects do not transfer lead. See this site for more information.
http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/diseases-conditions/lead-poisoning/basics/definition/con-20035487 ...Read more

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Victim of workplace bullying for three months. Denied it when I escalated situation, now things are even worse because my credibility is questioned.?

Victim of workplace bullying for three months. Denied it when I escalated situation, now things are even worse because my credibility is questioned.?

Bullying: I am very sorry as I know workplace bullying can be devastating. I wrote about this experience in "managing the stress of success" featured on the soundmindz. Org website and in blogs on the site as well. Seek help from your eap or consult a clinical psychologist familiar with the issue, you can get a referral from your doctor. My best. ...Read more

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Does tetanus have a vector?

Does tetanus have a vector?

Dirt: The vector is dirt that contaminates a wound. ...Read more

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What is the vector for smallpox?

What is the vector for smallpox?

Humans: Of our major plague like illnesses, smallpox is somewhat unique in having no animal or insect carrier. Exposure to infective material from humans was the only known form of transmission. This aided eradication as immunized health providers created a "wall" around active cases. The WHO offered a bounty for reporting any cases as the illness wound down & none were found in the wild after 1977. ...Read more

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How typical is vacter association?

How typical is vacter association?

Vacter association: "One estimate places the incidence of VACTERL association at 1.6 per 10, 000 live births. " (http://rarediseases. Org/rare-diseases/vacterl-association/) ...Read more

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Who are the most common victims of AIDS?

Who are the most common victims of AIDS?

AIDS victims: Those who have unprotected sex with men who have sex with men who have HIV. ...Read more

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Where can you get help for a stroke victim?

Where can you get help for a stroke victim?

Help for stroke: For someone having a stroke, call 911 because it is an emergency!

For someone who has had a stroke, and they have already been cared for at the hospital, it will help to get assistance from occupational, physical and speech therapy. ...Read more

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How can we help victims of malaria in america?

How can we help victims of malaria in america?

Educate people: Educationof the public on all such diseases including transmission and prevention are the first and best steps to take. ...Read more

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How does bullying subvert the minds of victims?

Believing the bully: Bullies often make statements about the person being bullied "you're a fag", "you're ugly" etc. Given their power and that they often are backed up my other kids who say nothing, its common for the victim to emotionally believe what the bully is saying. There are more complicate mechanisms but this is the main one. ...Read more

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How often can abuse victims become the abusers?

How often can abuse victims become the abusers?

It happens: It is a common experience for a victim of abuse to become a perpetrator of abuse. Research shows that some children who are abused experience aggression and then model that aggression with the next generation. This does not happen with every victim of abuse but it does happen. Therapy can help break this cycle. Take care, . ...Read more

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What happens to a stroke victim after they recover?

What happens to a stroke victim after they recover?

Stroke recovery: Some people recover completely from a stroke. Stroke is a leading cause of disability however. Some people have a limited recovery, and some people do not recover any of the function they lost. Common disabilities after stroke are impairments of speech, swallowing, vision, walking, strength and sensation. Recovery may take a year or longer to occur. ...Read more

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What kind of exercises can help a stroke victim recover?

What kind of exercises can help a stroke victim recover?

Stroke: Repetitive motions working on the are where weakness exists will help. Be aware that depression and the loss of effort and or hope can be detrimental for recovery. Repetitive efforts to use the neural circuits which have been damaged however although frustrating can be quite helpful. ...Read more

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What should you do if the victim vomits while giving cpr?

What should you do if the victim vomits while giving cpr?

Side, sweep, resume: Turn them on there side, sweep there mouth out and resume compressions. The new standards for layperson CPR focus on fast and hard compressions without ventilation's to keep circulation going until advanced help arrives. That said I think it is reasonable to stop briefly to clear the airway to prevent material from entering the airway. ...Read more

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How can you treat a stroke victim when they return to work?

Normally as possible: Patients who have had stroke generally prefer to be treated as they were treated before their stroke as much as possible. Certain physical losses may prevent certain activities or participation but as much as the stroke victim can participate safely and without embarrassment they should. ...Read more

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How can I lose weight and look like a victoria secret model?

How can I lose weight and look like a victoria secret model?

I can't instruct you: About how to look like a Victoria Secret model. However, if you need to lose weight for your health- Eat healthfully & be physically active. 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