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What Are The Benefits Disadvantages Of Hiking
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Yoga: Yoga is NOT some heroic Postures! Yoga is NOT just heavy duty Exercises to lose weight. Yoga is to be deeply aware of PRANA- Breath of Life! Yoga includes Meditation to focus on your innerself , feel Peace, and work towards becoming one with the . universe. Asanas(Postures) are important for tone and flexibility. Do only those which you can do and which will not cause muscle pain. ...Read more
MANY: Advantages of breastfeeding include: better nutrition, better immunity, reduced risks of ear infections, protection of mom from some cancers. Also, breast milk is free, always available and always tailored exactly to your baby's needs. Breast feeding also allows the baby to decide how much to take, and probably helps prevent obesity. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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Benefits and disadvantage of sertraline&bupropion combine?(in ocd+mdd, please don't describe singly), best regards to doctors who will give us better life.
Good combination: Sertraline and bupropion combination is a common combination for treatment of resistent depression. Sertraline works on serotonin system in brain and bupropion works on adrenergic system and the two work synergistically to help you. Bupropion also help negate some of the side effects of sertraline like sexual side effects. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is flax seed of any benefit for pari menopause person. Is it to the advantage or disadvantage to fibroids, ovarian cysts, endometrium risks of cancer?
Flax seed: People use it for menopausal symptoms and increase cholesterol. As for menopausal symptoms there are no randomized study that proves its effect. Flax seed migth be good for your since it contains omega 3, as for menopause it has no proven record of that. No effect on fibroids or ovarian cyst. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My husband is in AF today. Should he partake in physical exercise--namely kayaking or hiking when this is happening? He gets weak very quickly.
What is an optimal workout for health that includes walking/jogging/hiking and weight training? I am a 25 year old male.
Exercise: You're off to a good start by incorporating cardio activities with weight bearing exercises. The best solution is to pick activities that you enjoy. This way you will do them consistently. Also, listen to your body and incorporate rest days into your routine. New studies have shown that a balanced diet is just as important as exercise, so make sure that you're eating healthy foods as well! ...Read more
I wore 25% Deet for 2 weeks while hiking in Central America. This was a month ago. If I had negative side effects, would they have shown up by now?
walking with 10kg hiking backpack for month averaging 30 miles a day for 5 days a week, but back shoulder are in mega pain, how can I manage the pain?
Take breaks: As they say, No Pain, No Gain! If you are trying to reach a milestone, you may need to endure some discomfort. But you should minimize the pain by shedding as much weight from your backpack as possible, take frequent breaks, use heating pads and NSAIDs as indicated. Good luck! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I was hiking, I picked a bulb and it smelled like garlic so I assumed it was wild garlic.Should I eat it? I'm not 100% sure it's garlic. is it edible?
How do I go from sea-level to sky high? I live at sea-level and am going to be hiking in colorado. What can I do to avoid altitude sickness?
Diamox (acetazolamide).: If you are going to colorado in a short period of time to do some hiking you might see your physician to see if you are a candidate to use diamox, (acetazolamide) a medication which can prevent you from getting mountain sickness (altitude sickness). Have a good trip. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Will i be able to go hiking tomorrow after my food poisining sunday night ? Cus i know i'm suppose to be resting after all the sickness i had
I guess so: Food poisoning also known as gastroenteritis, and usually caused by food infected with toxic organisms, but once you clear that food infected and started feeling better, you can resume all your normal activities. You can go hiking with no problems but you may wanna avoid outside food or drinks. ...Read more
After a day of biking or hiking I have two distinctive bulges in my groin but no discomfort from them. After resting they go away? What next?
See your doctor: You may have hernias. Hernias develop when intestines bulge through weak areas in the abdominal wall. They can be painless and commonly "reduce"/resolve with laying down. You should try to see if you can get in with your doctor after hiking/biking so s/he can see the bulges. Here's a link to more info: http://www.Mayoclinic.Com/health/inguinal-hernia/ds00364. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Where are most deer ticks found? I am going hiking for a biology school project at a Beach reservation area and my teacher said there will be ticks.
Deer ticks: They are present throughout the majority of the eastern United States and tend to live in wooded areas and along trails in forests. ...Read more
My knee makes a loud crunching noise when hiking uphill; minor achyness above the knee after a long hike. Pretty hard fall 3-4 years ago. What's up?
Rash: You may depending the kind of rash you have. ...Read more
If you are : Conditioned ; healthy enough for this level of exertion - that would usually be fine. ...Read more
Low risk: Most bat bites occur from bats in houses, barns, etc. The risks of spelunking are considerable but related to the structure of the cave, falling, flooding, getting stuck in narrow crevices, etc. You should always take precautions, never go alone, state a plan to those on the surface, and use proper equipment. ...Read more
I went hiking in the woods and i got a rash the following day. Just when i think they've healed more have popped up, why?
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