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What Can Happen If You Swallow Some Food Down The Wrong Way
What's the best or easiest way to tell if you have aerophagia? Can it cause burping all day without bloating?
Yes: Aerophagia is associated with chewing gum, smoking, drinking carbonated drinks, eating too fast, CPAP air pressure (if it is too high) and wearing loose dentures. Aerophagia is a common cause of gas in the esophagus or stomach and belching.Because there is a regular belching may not have bloating of the abdomen. ...Read more
Sit down : Or lie on side with hips bent. Possibly try ice pack. ...Read more
What are somethings that can cause your stomach to be in pain you head to hurt bad and vomiting? What are something you can do to make you feel better
Food as energy: Food you've eaten helps supply us with energy by being broke down into macronutrients (protein, carbs, fat) micronurients (vitamins, minerals) when you workout, your body uses broken down nutrients to replace the energy lost from a workout, give you more energy to sustain a workout, repair muscles after a workout. The rest is waste = toilet. There are many books on sports nutrition available. ...Read more
What can happen if your heart starts to beat too quickly? I need to know if you can go into cardiac arrest or something like that. Are there any procedures/surgeries that could fix it?
Hey what's up hope all is well so what are some sickness that could happen to the mouth and stomach that could kill. How do they happen?
What happens if you could help me. basically I need to know why tuberculosis and influenza develop in the way that they do?
Not able to burp, causes bloating & not able to intake fluid/foods eventually. What can I do to find some kind of relief and what is the cause?
See a Doctor: There could be many things such as achalasia, which is increased tone of the esophageal sphincter. Symptoms include what you've described along with chest pain. This might also be caused by hiatal hernia with is a protrusion of the stomach into the esophagus. Both are very treatable conditions, but it is important to see a physician to identify the cause especially if your food intake is effected. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Many, many things: The statement "you are what you eat" has never seemed more true. Unhealthy diets contribute to many illnesses and risk factors including obesity, diabetes, arthritis, cancer, and heart disease. Generally, a healthy diet for most adults includes lots of fruits and vegetables, low salt, whole grains, healthy vegetable oils, lean meats or other protein sources, and balanced portion sizes. ...Read more
I have a sensitivity to shellfish where it causes excessive vomiting. Is there any way to be able to take a pill or something that allows me to eat it?
Just to know in case it ever happens, what are you supposed to do if you choke on food when you are alone?
Digestion: Acid in stomach starts breakdown in food as first vital step in digestion. If this is low (from aging or from taking acid blocking medicine like Prilosec or nexium), then will start to interfere with digestion. Acid is also vital for absorption of nutrient like calcium. Again if low will interfere with normal digestive process. This will ultimately interfere with nutrition and health. ...Read more
Can you tell me if you crave a certain food, does that mean your body is trying to tell you that you're in need of it's nutrients?
Sometimes: It appears yes. Like in the case of pica, where people will have the urge to consume non-food(like clay) items in the setting of iron deficiency. It is thought that the body's preparation for increased nutritional needs, like salt, might drive pregnant women's cravings for things like pickles. ...Read more
If you eat something that is hard to digest, will your gallbladder have to work harder to break it down. Can this cause a gallbladder attack?
What happens if you have poisoned your brain through drug use is there anything you can do to make it better?
Yes: find a good 12 step group. stop using. exercise your mind - read, learn. if have depression or anxiety, get it treated. eat well. physical exercise. early in sobriety its common for people to feel like they lost a step or are in a fog. just as drugs & alcohol take a bit to exact their toll, reversing things takes a bit too. gotta be patient, work at getting better. take care of your brain & body. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How to get mechanical pencil lead out of ear? How can you tell when there isn't anything in there anymore? I'm not going to go deaf in that ear, right?
Otoscopic exam: The best way to ensure there's nothing in your ear is to have a professional examine your ear canal with an otoscope. If you visit an otolaryngologist (ear, nose & throat doctor) s/he is also likely to have the tools necessary to remove any foreign bodies that may remain in your ear. When you call to make the appointment, be sure the person you will see can remove any remaining fragments. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Surgical: Wiring jaws shut used to be done by the maxillo-facial surgeon. I have not seen it used except in short term traumatic fracture reduction (i.E ivy bars). Now i see almost all my surgical patients in surgical fixation with elastic traction. I use existing posterior hooks and use kobayahsi ties for anteriors for this purpose. Most post surgical patients have partial anesthesia (parathesia) anyway. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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