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What could you do about a fractured arm covered in gypsum plaster that smells?

What could you do about a fractured arm covered in gypsum plaster that smells?

See your doctor: A foul odor from a cast can indicate an infection or skin breakdown under the cast. See your doctor as soon as possible to determine the cause of this odor. ...Read more

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I hit in the ankle sprain.resulted rupture of a second degree & medical Gypsum has worked for 1month but after the conquest has not been wound healing?

I hit in the ankle sprain.resulted rupture of a second degree & medical Gypsum has worked for 1month but after the conquest has not been wound healing?

Time is on your Side: A month is not nearly enough time for the rupture to heal. If you are out of the cast, you need to go into a cam type walking boot to stabilize the injury for further healing. You can expect this to be an issue for some time. ...Read more

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What are the effects of eating cornstarch while pregnant?

What are the effects of eating cornstarch while pregnant?

Cornstarch?: I would consider cornstarch benign for just about everyone. You can't even accuse it of having gluten. Small amounts used to thicken liquids would be fine. My favorite use of cornstarch is chocolate pudding. ...Read more

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What are the effects of eating too much protein? Is it truly bad for your kidneys?

What are the effects of eating too much protein?  Is it truly bad for your kidneys?

Too much is no good: No storage-all for structure and function (enzymes to do chem reactions). Can only add so much into the body/day. Intake in excess needs to be dealt with. Xs nitrogen in protein dealt as waste product by kidneys-might strain and increase damage to already damaged kidneys. Xs intake broken down to components-carbon chain into glucose and stored as glycogen or fat. 0.8-1.5gm/kg wt is plenty for most. ...Read more

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What's a good way to counteract the effects of eating too much sugar?

What's a good way to counteract the effects of eating too much sugar?

Too much sugar: The best way to counteract the efects of too much sugar is really to eat in a more healthly way. Eat appropriate portions. Eat a home cooked, or home prepered meal so you know hwt you are eating. Consult a dietician if needed. Get a medical check up for diabetes, or any other metabolic condition. If you have a tendency to over eat then you may want to consult a counselor for eating disorders. ...Read more

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What are the effects of eating disorders if vegan?

What are the effects of eating disorders if vegan?

Eating DO in vegans: I suspect eating disorders to be no different whether u r vegetarian or not. The patterns of binging, purging & restricting diets would have as negative consequences as others. ...Read more

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What could be the effects of eating or smoking marijuana on an unborn baby?

What could be the effects of eating or smoking marijuana on an unborn baby?

Drug & unborn baby: Eating marijuana has no effect on unborn baby. However, smoking marjuana, cannabinoids cross through the placenta into the fetal blood and sensitizes the brain to effects of cannabinoid, good or bad. ...Read more

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What are the effects of eating laundry powder on the stomach etc? Other than the immediate pain, any long term effects?

What are the effects of eating laundry powder on the stomach etc? Other than the immediate pain, any long term effects?

Got to ER: Depending on how much is ingested, these are harsh chemicals that may cause problems in the body like poison. It is best to be evaluated in the emergency room, as protracted vomiting and abdominal pain can cause dehydration and more intervention may be required. ...Read more

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Are there any negative effects of eating ice?

Are there any negative effects of eating ice?

None: If you eat too fast you may get a brief cold induced headache but otherwise, if the ice is pure and not contaminated, this becomes an alternate way of ingesting water. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of eating a lot of ginger?

What are the side effects of eating a lot of ginger?

Side effects are not: Common w ginger. However, doses > 10, 000 mg (fresh) or > 4, 000 mg (powdered) are not recommended long-term. Allergic reactions are rare but can include swelling of mouth, tongue, face, throat;rash, itching, hives, difficulty breathing ; chest tightness. It may cause heartburn, bloating, gas, belching, diarrhea ; bad taste. It may affect blood clotting -so consult dr about use w anti-inflammatory. ...Read more

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What are the effects of accidentally eating supper glue?

What are the effects of accidentally eating supper glue?

Usually nothing: Other than inconvenience from tissues glued together. Cyanoacrylates are commonly-used surgical adhesives that solidify rapidly upon contact with water (tissues are mostly water). If it truly is an accident the amounts are small and the adhesive would harden nearly immediately and pass through the GI tract without concern! Large amounts intentionally ingested might be a different matter. ...Read more

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Is there any side effects of eating garlic pickle daily?

No!: Garlic is good, it lowers your cholesterol! Some people may have some hearts burn with it...Otherwise, there is no side effects. ...Read more

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Are there any negative health effects of eating pumpkin?

Are there any negative health effects of eating pumpkin?

Diarrhea: Is a possibility. Many vets and pediatricians prescribe this for constipated animals and children. Theoretically vit A toxicity but you would probably need to eat a field full... ...Read more

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What are the side effects of not eating for hours and hours?

What are the side effects of not eating for hours and hours?

Hypoglycemia: Could become hypoglycemic and feel weak. After prolonged lack of calories — can go into starvation mode with decrease in metabolic rate. Starving yourself is not a good idea. ...Read more

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Have a habit of eating raw rice and is that it effects me in future?

Have a habit of eating raw rice and is that it effects me in future?

Check for anemia: Raw rice is harder to digest than cooked rice. If one chews and chews to grind the raw rice into a flour slurry, it should digest better. If one has no gurgly tummy symptoms, then the raw rice is not likely causing any problems. One might end up with TMJ pain due to all that chewing. One should also be checked for anemia, which can cause cravings to chew on things. There exist some raw rice myths. ...Read more

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Could you tell me what are 2 possible health effects on children eating too many biscuits a day?

Weight gain: Eating too much of any food can cause weight gain. If a child eats only one type of food (kids go through food jags), they may miss out on other important nutrients. Try small portions of other foods at meals, offer healthy snacks, and give a multi-vitamin if your child is resistant to fruits and vegetables. Don't make meal times a battleground, but offer healthy choices. ...Read more

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What are the effects of an unbalanced diet on young children (for example, eating just pbj on bread)?

What are the effects of an unbalanced diet on young children (for example, eating just pbj on bread)?

Unbalanced diet: Pbj especially with whole grain bread may not necessarily make an unbalanced diet. It is rich in energy, provides the desired type of fat, is rich in protein and is a good source of fiber. A child who does not eat fruits and vegetables may need supplemental vitamins. Drinking milk will provide calcium and additional calories. Don't worry — this might just be a transient phase. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of not eating? How long can you go without eating till it's a real problem?

What are the side effects of not eating? How long can you go without eating till it's a real problem?

Being hungry: The Biggest side effect is not feeling well and being hungry. Food is essential to life. If fast is complete it is not wise to go beyond a few days although some routinely do this. Prolonged or repeated fasting leads to a very skinny and gaunt look. Anyone who does this might be considered to have a real problem. ...Read more

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What effects does eating pottery cause?

What effects does eating pottery cause?

Anemia: Some people who have iron deficiency anemia have a desire to chew on ice or ceramic pottery. You should see your doctor to be checked for that or any other problems. ...Read more

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What're the negative effects of eating spicy foods?

What're the negative effects of eating spicy foods?

Not many!: Everyone has their own tolerance and taste for spices. However, spices like cardamon and cinimmon are among the most potent anoxidants known. Peppers, including red cayenne, found alone or hot sauces, actually beef up your stomachs defense of ulcers and gastritis, by making your gut synthesize more gastroprotective prostaglandins. I have a cast iron gut: maybe since I love spicy and hot foods. ...Read more

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Will eating instant noodles twice a week cause some effects?

Will eating instant noodles twice a week cause some effects?

Yes- it depends on:: Everything we eat affects our health. Instant noodles are mostly carbs; a high-carb diet raises blood sugar, increases obesity, causes inflammation etc. Most instant noodles are wheat ; thus have gluten, which adversely affects many people (but you could have rice or buckwheat noodles without gluten). Most have msg as a flavor-enhancer which may be toxic- see http://bit. Ly/1cj9f5f the best only on occ. ...Read more

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What are the most common and more severe effects of eating disorders?

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What are the most common and more severe effects of eating disorders?

Eating do: Anorexia & bulimia lead to complications as noted in the diagram. ...Read more

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How much time do the effects of tryptophan (from eating turkey) last?

How much time do the effects of tryptophan (from eating turkey) last?

Turkey: Go ahead and enjoy your turkey. Tryptophan should not do you much — if any — harm. Just don't overload yourself with turkey, and even then there is limited side effects. ...Read more