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What does it mean to douche with carosine?

What does it mean to douche with carosine?

A "fiery mess": Douching with kerosene (carosine) can be extremely irritating to the vagina and is not recommended under any circumstances. ...Read more

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What yogurt does to the vagina?

What yogurt does to the vagina?

Yogurt beneficial : Yogourt when it is alive and active is beneficial as it supports normal vaginal bacterial. ...Read more

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What does Align probiotic do? How does it help? Does it boost your immune system?

What does Align probiotic do? How does it help? Does it boost your immune system?

Probiotics: Align is a strain of the Bifidobacter bacteria. We don't quite know how probiotics might work. They likely have several effects. They could occupy their own niche in the microbiome, stimulate the immune system to be more tolerant, influence the growth and metabolic activity of surrounding bacteria, produce their own products to improve gut health by fortifying tight junctions, etc. ...Read more

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What does beer to do your body? What specifically does it damage?

What does beer to do your body? What specifically does it damage?

Beer and Body: In excess it can damage everything, your mind, your brain physically, heart, lungs, food pipe, stomach etc. ...Read more

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What exactly does it mean if your body produces to much yeast?

What exactly does it mean if your body produces to much yeast?

Causes: Yeast infections are due to a fungus called candida which is normally found in the vagina. However, if there is a lack of healthy vaginal bacteria it can lead to overgrowth of yeast. Some causes of overgrowth: antibiotics, ^ estrogen (pregnancy or some birth control pills), malfunctioning immune system, diabetes mellitus as well as friction against vaginal tissues (intercourse) and douching. ...Read more

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What does nitroglycerin do to the body?

What does nitroglycerin do to the body?

Relax blood vessels: In the heart that can increase blood flow to stop an angina (chest pain) episode, but it also can produce side effects of low blood pressure (so take it sitting down) or headache. ...Read more

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What does it mean to allay?

What does it mean to allay?

Allay: is to decrease someone's worries or fears ...Read more

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How exactly does a tumor work? How does it form and what does it do that is bad for the body?

How exactly does a tumor work? How does it form and what does it do that is bad for the body?

Altered normal cell: normal cells can be affected by viruses or carcinogens to develop mutations in certain genes termed "oncogenes" Certain of these genes like p53 allow cells that have a DNA mutation to slow their rate of division to allow corrections. With mutated genes the corrections not made and mutation is passed to divided cells. There are enzymes like telomerase to allow the mutated cell to have immortality. ...Read more

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What does congested sinusoids in the liver mean? How does it affect you?

What does congested sinusoids in the liver mean? How does it affect you?

Sinusoids: are specialized blood vessels in the liver. Sinusoids appear congested (your question suggests you are quoting from an imaging report) when blood pools there usually because of problems in the right side of the heart, such as heart failure, damming up the blood in the liver. Lung problems can also cause this congestion. Cirrhosis may ultimately result. It is serious and needs careful analysis. ...Read more

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What does bacillus subtilis do? Who does it infect?

What does bacillus subtilis do? Who does it infect?

Soil bacterium: It exists in soil and may infect devitalized tissue that get contaminated with soil. See this site for info: http://medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/Bacillus+subtilis For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex, if you have sex. ...Read more

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What is the drano test? How does it work and why?

What is the drano test? How does it work and why?

A myth : This is a nonsensical myth where you mix drano and urine to predict the baby's gender. It is a myth and is kind of gross. ...Read more

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What does chocolate do to the body?

What does chocolate do to the body?

Makes a body happy: Chocolate, for those who love chocolate, makes a body happy. Dark chocolate is the kind that is considered better for health, compared to the other sugary types (milk chocolate, white chocolate). Dark chocolate does have some fat, and some caffeine-like chemicals. A small amount a day is good; too much of anything can be bad. ...Read more

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What is cholera? What does it do to the body?

What is cholera? What does it do to the body?

Cholera: Cholera is an intestinal bacterial infection by Vibrio cholerae. Contaminated water. Is often the source of infection. It can lead to severe watery diarrhea,dehydration & potentially to death. ...Read more

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What does liquid methadone do to the body?

What does liquid methadone do to the body?

Same as pills: The liquid is just the vehicle for the drug, although many have food colorings and sugar which may cause problems in some people. Long-term methadone has few major side effects when used properly, but causes physical dependency (like all opioids), and can reduce both male and female sex hormones, cause constipation, dry mouth/dental issues, sweating, weight gain, and rarely a heart rhythm issue. ...Read more

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What is chlorella? How does it affect your body?

What is chlorella? How does it affect your body?

Algae: It's a green algae. Sold as a health supplement and has been touted to treat cancer. Unfortunately, there is no evidence that it treats any disease or has any benefit. There is also some reason to be concerned about toxins you can get from it. Stay away from it until we know more about its possible uses. ...Read more

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What does sodium do to the human body?

What does sodium do to the human body?

It's uses are many. : Everything from contributing to fluid balance to conducting electric impulses along nerves and muscles. ...Read more

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What does it mean to have failure to thrive?

What does it mean to have failure to thrive?

Pediatric Undernu-: trition, characterized by weight-for-length or BMI of < 5th %ile, is defined as "an imbalance between nutrient requirements & intake that results in cumulative deficits of energy, protein or micronutrients that may negatively affect growth, development & other relevant outcomes." Causes of PUN can be prenatal exposures, genetic disorders, physical illnesses &/or environmental/behavioral factors. ...Read more

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What does Metoclopramide do to the Stomach?

What does Metoclopramide do to the Stomach?

Enhances peristalsis: This drug helps the stomach empty. It is used for gastroparesis a condition that diabetics may have. It also helps nausea. Not a good medicine for long term use because of side effects that cause movement disorders that mimic Parkinson's disease. ...Read more

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What does oxylean do, and does it work?

Oxylean: No sure exactly which med you are talking about. Go to drugs.com and review. Then if you need more info lets chat so I can help YOU! ...Read more