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What Does A Peppermint Plant Look Like
"gastrografin": This is a contrast material and has calcium in it, which "tastes chalky", but may have some light flavoring to counteract the chalky taste. It is used to outline the stomach and intestinal lining with x-rays of the area to determine ulcers or other abnormalities. It is white or light pink in general. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Going on the principle that like dissolves like how can you possibly lower bad tryglycerides with any other than a "good" fat, like herbs?
Triglycerides: Triglycerides are made for fat storage from excess sugars and carbohydrates in the diet. These fat storage molecules thicken the blood and increase the likelihood of arterial damage over time. Triglycerides are not treated with herbs. Triglycerides are lowered by lowering the sugar in the diet, lowering the amount of overall calories you are consuming and with regular exercise. ...Read more
What do the pineal and pituitary glands look like? I heard the pineal looks like a pinecone, but I don't know how much like one it would look like.
Anatomy, imaging: The glands can be visualized directly (gross anatomy) or non-invasively (through brain MRI, for example). There are many images online that you can review: http://radiopaedia.org/articles/pineal-region-an-approach , http://radiopaedia.org/articles/pituitary-mri-an-approach ...Read more
Did an organic coffee enema and passed what looks like worms or maybe candida. How can I tell which one it is?
Coffee enemas...: have no scientific basis and are a holistic hoax. See a gastroenterologist for a stool examination for parasites or ova (their eggs) ...Read more
Can only guess...: A picture may be helpful to us. Eaten anything green lately? ...Read more
See sample picture: It is usually a ring-shaped lesion with serpentine borders and mild, flaky scales. Topical lamisil, lotrimin, or tinactin (tolnaftate) are available otc and all seem to work quite well for simple ringworm on body, not scalp/bearded areas. Keep area clean, dry and apply the cream 2-3x/day should get rid of it in about 10-14 days. If not better, consult doc for possible alternate diagnosis. Good luck. ...Read more
I really like the spongy texture of a twinkie– what's another, healthier food with a similar texture that i can substitute for the twinkie?
See below: Homemade whole wheat bread is slightly close, but you have to realize that anything that feels or looks like twinkie is not going to be healthy. ...Read more
Depends: Before 4-6 m babies essentially have no sinus cavities. By a year, the maxillary & ethmoid sinuses are partially developed and inflammation can be seen as creamy nasal debris that often descends down the back of the throat like a waterfall during oral exam. Xrays < 1yr are rarely helpful as the sinus cavities are often filled by normal mucous at that age rather than trapped pus seen when older. ...Read more
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