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What does it mean to have a free market in health care?

What does it mean to have a free market in health care?

Insurance: Because payment for health services is a contracted service between 3 people. You, the insurance and your healthcare team. Insurance is a highly regulated industry. Because of states regulating it in each state it can vary. Inequity between state insurances and what they will do to get and give you a policy. Free market can buy what you need. ...Read more

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What does a "trace amount of free fluid in the cul du sac" mean?

What does a "trace amount of free fluid in the cul du sac" mean?

Trace: Most often trace amounts of fluid in various parts of the body are insignificant, but I don't know in what part of the body the cul du sac your referring to is located. Nevertheless the finding sounds trivial, but your physician can ask the radiologist who interpreted the study if there is any need for concern or for followup. ...Read more

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Is there any need to eat fried food or choclate or can I cut out it at all I mean not to take free day even?

Is there any need to eat fried food or choclate or can I cut out it at all I mean not to take free day even?

Reply: Keep a balance, eating fried food and high carb foods like chocolates, candies less frequent and eating fruits, vegetables, whole grain foods, dairy, protein sources like dairy, meat, lentils and beans. Do some kind of exercise to stay in shape. ...Read more

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Can you tell me some healthy is someone who is free from diseasesso does that mean he or she is having a balanced diet?

Can you tell me some healthy is someone who is free from diseasesso does that mean he or she is having a balanced diet?

Healthy Person: Balanced Diet is one part of good Physical Health.

Exercise is one part of good Physical Health

Lack of Disease is also part of good health

Improve other areas of Health:

Intellectual Health

Emotional Health

Social Health

Spiritual Health

Healthy Person has good all 5 areas of Health, and maintains his Health. ...Read more

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What does 5.68cc size of moderate free fluid in the culdesac means? . Please help me im really worried about this result. Is this dangerous? ..

Usually benign: In a 29 year old woman it would most likely be related normal ovulation with the extrusion of fluid from a normal cyst. Could be the result of a ruptured ovarian cyst, or infection but generally the fluid would be more and look like pus. It would be very rare for it to be a cancer. A pelvic sonogram should be able to sort things out. I hope things go well. ...Read more

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What does fatty infiltration of the liver mean?

What does fatty infiltration of the liver mean?

Think of pate: The cells of the liver have abnormally high fat content and can be visualized on imaging. If an ultrasound found this such a report could be misleading as ultrasound is not the most specific way to document fat in the liver cells. A biopsy is gold standard, followed by MRI and CT ...Read more

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What does a low T4 free test mean?

What does a low T4 free test mean?

Low free T4: If a patient is not currently on certain types of thyroid medication, it means low thyroid function. You would need more labwork done to confirm the diagnoses. ...Read more

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What exactly does gluten-free mean exactly?

What exactly does gluten-free mean exactly?

Means no gluten: Gluten is a type of protein found in wheat and related grains like rye and barleys. Gluten-free foods are foods that do not contain gluten. Persons with gluten sensitivity related illness might need to be on gluten-free diet. ...Read more

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What does diffuse fatty infiltration of the liver mean?

What does diffuse fatty infiltration of the liver mean?

Obesity: The most common cause of fat in the liver is due to obesity. If you lose weight the fat in the liver will resolve too. It can also be caused by high cholesterol, high triglycerides or heavy alcohol use. "Diffuse infiltration" just means that they see fat deposits distributed evenly throughout the liver. ...Read more

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What does mild diffuse fatty infiltration of the liver mean?

What does mild diffuse fatty infiltration of the liver mean?

Fatty infiltration: Fatty infiltration has the other name of fatty hepatitis. This is not good to have This finding means fat is getting into the liver and taking over the liver and if enough kills the liver. It comes from being obese, too much alcohol intake repeatedly, eating too many fatty foods. Diffuse means the fat is already all over the liver mild means not a lot yet. Should stop the cause of this now. ...Read more

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My scalp is infiltrated with mild lymphoplamacytes. What does it mean?

My scalp is infiltrated with mild lymphoplamacytes. What does it mean?

Ask the DR: This is a non-specific biopsy observation, requiring clinical interpretation. The DR who did the biopsy must have been hoping it would help with a diagnosis. ...Read more

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When looking for gluten free products, what does cross contamination mean?

When looking for gluten free products, what does cross contamination mean?

Avoiding tiny traces: Some folks are so sensitive to gluten that even a tiny amount will make them sick. These folks have to have separate toasters, grills, other cooking equipment. Prepared foods will need to be certified as not having been made on anything that's touched wheat or other gluten containing food. Celiac disease organizations can advise you on this. ...Read more

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Help me please?! when looking for gluten free products, what does cross contamination mean?

Accidental: Cross contamination happens if something gluten free is grown in a field next to wheat/gluten which then blows over into the gluten free field and thus, its contaminated, or, it is processed in a factory that also processes gluten products without proper cleaning or separation. This idea could easily happen in a restaurant's kitchen too. ...Read more

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What do you suggest if my vaginal culture test is negative! What does that mean I am free of?

What do you suggest if my vaginal culture test is negative! What does that mean I am free of?

May be nothing: What do you mean by culture is negative? Vagina normally contains bacteria that are useful and essential for vaginal health. A culture of vagina will always grow a mixed flora. Why was the culture done? The information you provided does not exclude any pathology.
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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Do you have information about tagrisso and its effectiveness? What does progression free mean?

Do you have information about tagrisso and its effectiveness? What does progression free mean?

Yes, it is a hot Dru: Tagrisso is also called Osimertinib, a drug which is used for treating patients with non-small cell lung cancer if their tumor has a mutation the EGFR. EGFR testing is now routinely done by oncologists. If your tumor has the mutation you should seek this treatment. Progression free means the length or period of tumor control.
Ask your oncologist to guide you further. ...Read more

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On noynette and I have 7 pill free days after every 21 pills now on myfree days I have a reg period. Does this mean the pills aren't working right?

On noynette and I have 7 pill free days after every 21 pills now on myfree days I have a reg period. Does this mean the pills aren't working right?

It is working right: Birth control pills is supposed to work in cyclical fashion. During drug free days (or sugar pill) one gets period. You may choose not to take the pill at that time. ...Read more

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What do "free t4" & "anti-microsound" mean?

What do "free t4" & "anti-microsound" mean?

Thyroid tests: A "free T4" level is a measure of the biologically active amount of thyroid hormone in the blood, circulating "free" (rather than attached to blood proteins). Anti-microsomal or anti-peroxidase antibodies, are antibodies circulating in the blood stream that are associated with having autoimmune thyroid disease. ...Read more

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What does abnormal to free T4 349829 means?

That number: Is outside of the possible range of results for that test, so something is wrong somewhere. Check w/your doctor. ...Read more

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What does it mean to be on a gluten free diet?

What does it mean to be on a gluten free diet?

Think twice...: Skipping foods with wheat flour, barley, rye without knowing whether it's necessary can mean missing out on essential nutrients like iron & B vitamins. And gluten-free fare can be most costly & caloric. Bottom line: if you suspect that you have a gluten sensitivity, get tested for celiac disease before you entirely eliminate gluten from your diet. (Ref. Bhg. Com) ...Read more

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What do the results of a urine free cortisol mean?

What do the results of a urine free cortisol mean?

Screening: Urine free cortisol can be used as a screening test for hypercortizolism. ...Read more

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If a probiotic is listed as vegetarian, does it mean it's dairy free?

If a probiotic is listed as vegetarian, does it mean it's dairy free?

No: Vegan would represent dairy free but vegetarian can include dairy
read the ingredients to see
goodbelly is 1 vegan probiotic. Many vegan yogurts are available at wholefoods and other stores which contain probiotics and are dairy free. ...Read more

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No free peritoneal spill /loculated spill is noted on either side means..

No free peritoneal spill /loculated spill is noted on either side means..

Type of test: It sounds like you might be referring to an HSG Xray. You did not list what time of radiology study you had done. Consider contacting the physician who ordered this test for you. They will need to go over and explain your results. ...Read more

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What doe trunaction of the free edge of the mdy of the medial meniscus mean?

What doe trunaction of the free edge of the mdy of the medial meniscus mean?

Small size.: It means that the meniscus is smaller than normal. It could be developmental. It could be from prior surgery. It could be representative of a tear where part has separated. ...Read more

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What does it mean if you have low "free testoserone" but normal overall testosterone?

What does it mean if you have low "free testoserone" but normal overall testosterone?

Not enough info: The standard is to check a morning total testosterone level and a some other labs {ie: shbg}. In theory, the best time to check the total testosterone level is 8am because this is the theoretic peak. If your peak total testoserone is less than 300 ng/dl and your shgb is normal, then you may carry the diagnosis of hypogonadism. If you do have an irregualr shbg, then go with the bioavailable. ...Read more

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What does this mean? Apicolordotic view fails to show any active parenchymal infiltrates in both apices?

What does this mean? Apicolordotic view fails to show any active parenchymal infiltrates in both apices?

It sounds: Like it is normal. Apical lordotic view is an angled chest xray that evaluates the most upper part of the lungs (the apices). ...Read more