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Doctor insights on: What Methods Are Effective When Dealing With Challenging Discrimination In The Workplace

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What methods are effective when dealing with challenging discrimination in the workplace?

AVVO. Com: This would be an excellent question to pose on avvo. Com. It will allow lawyers from your state to provide free legal feedback to your question. ...Read more

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How do you deal with age discrimination?

Directly: Not really a medical question. More of a legal question. I would recommend seeking some legal counsel if age discrimination has occured. ...Read more

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What is misogyny-- discrimination against women?

What is misogyny-- discrimination against women?

Kind of!: Misogyny is the hatred, dislike, or mistrust of women or girls. According to feminist theory, misogyny can be manifested in numerous ways, including sexual discrimination, denigration of women, violence against women, and sexual objectification of women. ...Read more

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Why so much discrimination against single moms?

Why so much discrimination against single moms?

Single?: If your are divorced, there is very little discrimination by others, but workplace is different, since people know you have to juggle parenting with work. However, getting pregnant and being unmarried, leads to the question, why did you get pregnant with so many birth control options avaiable.Children born in this scenario tend to get less education and more social problems than those raised by two. ...Read more

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How does discrimination and stigma affect people with mental illness?

How does discrimination and stigma affect people with mental illness?

It hurts. . .: .. . And it adds additional burden to their lives. It's much the same as it affects the rest of us. For all of us, life is challenging enough without the additional burdens of stigma and discrimination. ...Read more

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How does gay discrimination affect transgender people?

How does gay discrimination affect transgender people?

Violence and Bullies: I feel that transgendered humans get some of the worse life journey than we can imagine.

I take care of a few hundred. I see and hear that they are beaten frequently. They are bullied, gossiped about; given misinformation. Their medical care is often not paid for by insurance. They suffer from job discrimination.

All of the worse thing you can imagine.

But, those that survive are true heroes. ...Read more

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Can someone who has been hearing impaired since infancy improve speech and discrimination later in life?

Can someone who has been hearing impaired since infancy improve speech and discrimination later in life?

Not deaf speech: If impaired and not totally deaf, the prognosis is better than when totally deaf. Regardless, however, a lot can be done to improve speech and sound discrimination. ...Read more

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If a boss at your job tells you that you need to lose weight, is that discrimination?

If a boss at your job tells you that you need to lose weight, is that discrimination?

Not really.: Is this a statement of fact. Are you overweight? If so, the idrective is good for you. Employers will be paying bigger premiums for health issues related to weight. ...Read more

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Do Pharmacies give patients prescription brand based on their insurance? Do patients have rights to reject if they feel prescription a discrimination?

Do Pharmacies give patients prescription brand based on their insurance? Do patients have rights to reject if they feel prescription a discrimination?

1-Unlikely. 2-Yes.: A patient can ask for the brand of medication he desires, as long as it matches the prescription. One can just ask the pharmacist what brand he stocks and how long it takes to get a specially requested brand. This would be a custom, personalized service, so be sure to pay in advance the full cost of the pharmacist's ordering a single item, the cost of the drug, etc... One need not use insurance. ...Read more

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What is the relationship between obesity and diabetes? Are some of these reports myths based upon discrimination?

What is the relationship between obesity and diabetes? Are some of these reports myths based upon discrimination?

They are related: The cdc has geographically mapped states with the highest levels of obesity, diabetes, and heart disease and there is a direct overlay correlation in all of these factors. Too many calories without sufficient exercise leads to elevated Insulin levels in attempt to drive sugar into the muscles where it can be metabolized. The cell receptors become resistant to Insulin and the blood sugar rises. ...Read more

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Can you tell me if there are effective methods for dealing with caffeine withdrawal symptoms?

Can you tell me if there are effective methods for dealing with caffeine withdrawal symptoms?

Yes: Use an appropriate taper plan. To reduce withdrawal sxs from caffeine hydrate well with at least 8 – 8 ounce glasses of water per day. Eat healthy but small meals every several hours. Sleep at least 7 to 8 hours per night. Remain physically active. You can use otc pain relievers (that do not contain caffeine) for muscular aches & pain or headaches. ...Read more

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Is microdermabrasion an effective anti-aging method?

Is microdermabrasion an effective anti-aging method?

Not exactly.: By itself microdermabrasion only removes the top surface of the skin. However, this makes your skin more porous so anti-aging preparations or laser treatments will be better absorbed. You can accomplish the same thing with a scrub or a gommage. Done regularly, any exfoliation method will teach your skin to "turn itself over" which will reduce the outward signs of aging. ...Read more

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What are effective methods for fighting food cravings?

What are effective methods for fighting food cravings?

Seek help/food diary: It is well worth it to find a provider specializing in addiction and food to help you explore your eating issues. While you're searching for a provider, keep a food diary -- what happened before you started eating, how did you feel before and after you ate on the emotional level. The diary might help you to see patterns in your eating, which will be helpful in resolution of the problem. ...Read more

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How effective is using spermicide and he pull out method?

How effective is using spermicide and he pull out method?

Without condom?: Without a condom, I would not trust this method to prevent pregnancy. Sperm are released before climax -- not as many as in climax. But still present enough to create pregnancy. Spermicide + condom is better. ...Read more

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Can you please recommend some effective meditation methods?

Can you please recommend some effective meditation methods?

Meditation: Mindfulness or vipassana meditation are practices that anyone can learn. They require no special equipment. They are awareness practices and can fit with any religious background, even though they have their roots in buddhist tradition. They allow you to use different focuses of attention -- breath, body sensation, emotions, etc. There is also transcendental meditation, which uses mantras. ...Read more

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Why is overdosing on pills often not an effective suicide method?

Why is overdosing on pills often not an effective suicide method?

Cry for help: Overdosing often does not work because the person does not really want to die. They are so unhappy they think overdosing is an answer and it is not. They often alert friends or family...Leave clues so they will be discovered. It is a cry for help and thank goodness it works most of the time. ...Read more

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Most effective methods for calming down anxiety without medication?

Psychotherapy: One of the best ways to treat anxiety without medication is psychotherapy. After finding a therapist, this clinician can help with 1) identifying the possible causes of the anxiety, which can have a calming effect in and of itself, and 2) developing new ways of dealing with the anxiety. With regard to the latter, developing a meditation or mindfulness practice is sometimes recommended. ...Read more

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I'm a 46 year-old male that is still active physically and sexually. Are there safe and effective methods for treating ED without medication?

I'm a 46 year-old male that is still active physically and sexually. Are there safe and effective methods for treating ED without medication?

Get evaluated: First get evaluated and make sure you don't have heart disease or diabetes, both can cause erectile dysfunction. As far as treatments that don't involve drugs there are penis pumps (vacuum erection device). It is a hollow tube with a hand-powered or battery-powered pump. ...Read more

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Any effective permanent method to grow breasts?

Any effective permanent method to grow breasts?

Breast size is: Likely to ^ w puberty, pregnancy, breast feeding & possibly prior to your period. You can build up chest muscles w exercise & weight lifting but it will not ^ the amt. Of fatty tissue. There are no pills, herbs or machines that will ^ breast size. ...Read more

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How effective are natural family planning methods?

How effective are natural family planning methods?

Not Very: Unfortunately natural family planning in spite of best intentions and efforts will often fail and does not approach the effectiveness of birth control pills and other contraceptives. ...Read more

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How effective is the ericcson method for gender selection?

Success: Dr. Ericcson claimed 78% to 85% for boys, 73% to 75% for girls as success rates according to a website. ...Read more

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What are some easy and effective methods to get the fiber you need?

What are some easy and effective methods to get the fiber you need?

Eating more cooked vegetables: And grains. Bulk laxatives also have fiber, but your best source is from food. Whole foods like fruit and vegetables. Apples have pectin and a lot of fiber. So do root vegetables like beets and carrots. Stay away from gluten (wheat), especially if you're gluten sensitive. ...Read more

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What is a more effective method to losing weight, exercise or dieting?

What is a more effective method to losing weight, exercise or dieting?

You need both: To lose weight effectively. Limit your calories, eat protein and fiber, and exercise at least thirty minutes a day. If you can lower your caloric intake to less than 1000 good calories a day and exercise for one hour a day, you will lose weight fast. ...Read more

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What are the most effective methods to help someone regain her self-esteem?

What are the most effective methods to help someone regain her self-esteem?

Self esteem: It is very important to uncover the reason for loss of esteem and then you need help understanding how to work through this difficulty and recover from whatever effected you. Read the articles on depression and stress on the soundmindz. Org website for ongoing support and it this low mood persists seek out a mental health professional. Best. ...Read more

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What's the most effective method for removing the diva cup without spillage?

What's the most effective method for removing the diva cup without spillage?

Diva cup removal: See: https://www. Menstrualcupsaustraliaonline. Com. Au/5-menstrual-cup-removal-tips/

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Does yuzpe method taken 1-2 days before ovulation day still effective? Help!

Does yuzpe method taken 1-2 days before ovulation day still effective? Help!

Risky: What you mentioned may not be adequate for contraception.
If you do not wish to be pregnant, use contraception all the time, every time. You may consider implanted contraceptive, or IUD.
Practice safe sex.
Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more