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Can a person lose the urge to urinate? If so what causes this?

Can a person lose the urge to urinate? If so what causes this?

Neuropathic bladder: Patient with neural damage to bladder may not feel the sensation from bladder stretching. ...Read more

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What can cause a person to have green stool?

What can cause a person to have green stool?

Green veggies or ...: In case if diarrhea gastroenteritis. Clostridium difficile is one of culprits associated with recent antibiotic use. The classic sign of an upper gastrointestinal bleed is dark blackish tarry stool called "melena". It is usually looser, sticky and has a characteristic smell. Dark green stool usually related to diet rich in green vegetables. If you have diarrhea/other symptoms check with your M.D. ...Read more

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Is it true if someone eats 3500 calories a day going to gain a pound?

Is it true if someone eats 3500 calories a day going to gain a pound?

Partially correct: The general rule of thumb is that eating 3500 calories more than you burn up, will cause you to gain 1 lb (the opposite is also true). If you burn 3500 calories a day (related to your metabolism and exercise) and eat 3500 calories a day, your weight should stay the same. ...Read more

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What is celiac disease? Does it cause a person to lose weight?

What is celiac disease? Does it cause a person to lose weight?

Yes: If you continue to consume gluten with a diagnosis of celiac disease, the gluten will damage the surface of the small intestine thus impairing your ability to absorb many nutrients leading to weight loss. However you need to consult your doctor to document the diagnosis since there are other conditions which can cause unexplained weight loss. ...Read more

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Can a person lose weight from having sex and if so how much does a person has to do it to see weight loss?

Can a person lose weight from having sex and if so how much does a person has to do it to see weight loss?

Sex is exercise: Whether having sex will contribute to weight loss depends on if you eat enough to make up for the calories you use while having sex. If you use up more calories than you take in -- no matter what you do -- you should lose weight. ...Read more

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What should be the diet for a person suffering from hypothyroid? What foods to eat and what not to? Weight gain is happening...

What should be the diet for a person suffering from hypothyroid? What foods to eat and what not to? Weight gain is happening...

Diet and hypothyroid: Hypothyroid patients should be on no special diet. Speak to your endocrinologist (e) and make sure you TSH is normal. If it is not, you may need more levothyroxine. If it is, ask your e for an assessment of your problem. You could also be gaining weight due to edema formation, and that could be independent of your thyroid function. Get help from your e. ...Read more

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How much time does it take a kidney stone to pass and could this be caused by switching to a vegetarian diet?

How much time does it take a kidney stone to pass and could this be caused by switching to a vegetarian diet?

Varies: The time for passage of a stone is tremendously variable. Vegetarianism is a moral choice rather than a health-promoting one, despite all the hucksterism. You'd do much better to drink plenty of water (never pass dark urine) and comply with other directions depending on the stone's composition. ...Read more

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Can being sick with a stomach virus cause a person to lose consciousness?

Can being sick with a stomach virus cause a person to lose consciousness?

Possibly. : Enough vomiting or diarrhea could do this. Dehydration can do this and electrolyte imbalances that vomiting or diarrhea, or both, could cause. ...Read more

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When a person has diabetes to what extent is diet important? Does a person who have diabetes need to cut out on soft drinks?

When a person has diabetes to what extent is diet important? Does a person who have diabetes need to cut out on soft drinks?

Diet important in DM: Lifestyle modification ( i.e. Diet and exercise) is of paramount importance in the treatment of Diabetes mellitus .
Diet assists with reduction in BMI and improved insulin resistance.
In certain instances , diet and exercise plans have been instrumental in reducing patients medication and even taking them off meds. ...Read more

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What's a fecal impaction ? is it causes by constipation? and what can you do if someone has it?

What's a fecal impaction ? is it causes by constipation? and what can you do if someone has it?

The cause: Fecal impaction is a relatively common cause of constipation. Generally is a result of dehydration and low fiber and sometimes exacerbated when defecation is avoided for a period of time. Manual disimpaction with a lubricated gloved finger may be necessary. Notably, this can cause diarrhea as well if liquified fecal matter oozes around the impaction. ...Read more

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What causes a person to have to vomit a lot of mucus?

What causes a person to have to vomit a lot of mucus?

Allergies and GERD: The two most common causes is allergic rhinitis (seasonal allergies) and acid reflux (GERD). If you have runny nose and congestion, it's likely allergies. If you have heartburn and upset stomach it's likely GERD. Both of these conditions can be related to diet. Consider doing a 4 week elimination diet off dairy and gluten. ...Read more

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What causes a person to have resilience?

What causes a person to have resilience?

Response style: Individuals are more resilient to stress or negative events are more likely to possess positive coping methods and fewer ineffective coping methods that may complicate their response to a situation. They also tend to filter negative information differently, seeing challenges as opportunity. Resilient individuals are also more open to opportunity, allowing for alrernative paths to personal growth. ...Read more

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What causes someone to lose their eye and need a false one?

What causes someone to lose their eye and need a false one?

Injury or infection: Usually, loss of an eye is due to severe injury or infection. The injury can be external (e.g., bb gun) or internal (e.g., retinal detachment). When the eye becomes blind and painful, with no hope for recovery, the patient may elect to have it removed. A prosthetic eye is typically put in it's place for cosmetic reasons. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how could a diet high in salt cause the person to have a stroke?

Can you tell me how could a diet high in salt cause the person to have a stroke?

Old controversy: It used to be thought that cutting down on salt intake might cause hypertension and then a stroke, but seems never fully proven. However, we do know that high salt diet can affect the immune system directly, so might be best to cut down just in general. But no known stroke risk otherwise with high salt diet. ...Read more

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What can cause a person to lose all sense of smell?

What can cause a person to lose all sense of smell?

3 main reasons. : 1.Head trauma: a blow to the front off back of the head causes the brain to bounce in skull.Smell nerve fibers can be ripped by this sudden action 2.Nerve damage: a seemingly minor cold sometimes causes enough inflammation that nerve is damaged.Some drugs can also cause this 3. Obstruction: something can physically block smell particles from reaching the smell area. Polyps or rare tumors. ...Read more

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Could you describe how to lose weight in a year?

Could you describe how to lose weight in a year?

Healthy eating: Make half your meal vegetables and fruits. Go for variety. And keep in mind that potatoes and french fries dont count. choose whole grains & limit refined grains. pick the healthiest sources of protein. Drink lots of water. Stay active. check out http://www.Sparkpeople.Com or http://www.Myfitnesspal.Com. They offers nutrition, health, and fitness tools, support, and resources that are 100% free. ...Read more