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Where do you get a qeeg and what can it tell you?

Where do you get a qeeg and what can it tell you?

QEEG: A qeeg is a quantitative electroencephalogram that uses digital signal analysis to further the interpretation of brain waves. Uses are in brain functioning, epilepsy, etc. A neurologist typically would be the doctor to order a qeeg. ...Read more

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How do you know if you have a vaginal infection and what can you do to make it better without going to a doctor?

How do you know if you have a vaginal infection and what can you do to make it better without going to a doctor?

Yeast infection?: Vaginal itching and a cottage cheese-like discharge could be signs of a vaginal yeast infection. You can try using over the counter yeast infection medication (like miconazole) if you have these symptoms. If the symptoms persist after this treatment, or if you are experiencing any pain, it should be evaluated by a doctor since it could mean a different diagnosis. ...Read more

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Docs can you explain what is a blood clot and how do you know if you have one?

Docs can you explain what is a blood clot and how do you know if you have one?

Blood clumps: Because of some reason the blood clumps together and forms a mass, usually in veins; rarely in arteries and soft tissue ( after injury ). That cuts off blood flow to the adjacent area. Can get detached and go to the lung and cause more serious problem. ...Read more

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What can ticks look like and how do you know if you have a tick?

Google the subject.: Why don't you "google" the subject and find the pictures for yourself? That is much better than someone trying to describe a tick to you. ...Read more

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Could you tell me if someone has a concussion and goes to the er, what do they do to diagnose?

Could you tell me if someone has a concussion and goes to the er, what do they do to diagnose?

Physical exam: Concussion can be diagnosed by obtaining a history and physical exam. If a patient lost consciousness, a cat scan go the brain maybe necessary. ...Read more

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If you have a bunion and want to get rid of it what can you do or use?

If you have a bunion and want to get rid of it what can you do or use?

Treating bunions: There is no conservative treatment that will correct a bunion--so called bunion correction splints may ease some symptoms but will not "train" the toe to go straight. Wider shoes, a toe spacer, and tube foam are the most common ways to treat the pain and discomfort. Try those things to see if you can put off surgery for a while (or avoid it altogether!). ...Read more

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What can you do to tell someone they have a personality-disorder?

What can you do to tell someone they have a personality-disorder?

A meaningful context: The diagnostic process usually starts with structured interviews and possibly psychological testing. After the results of the interviews and testing are interpreted, the patient is then informed of the diagnostic impressions by the professional. Ideally, the professional explains what the diagnosis means, and how this type of understanding can be used beneficially for the patient. ...Read more

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Anyone know what is a tick head and how do you get them?

Anyone know what is a tick head and how do you get them?

Head of a tick.: A tick's head may be left embedded in the skin when one attempts to remove a tick. Use sterilized fine point tweezers to fish the tick's mouthparts or head away from your skin. Do not squeeze or stab the head. Remove, wash hands as well as site of tick removal. ...Read more

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I need to know where and how to get an abortion without parents finding out and I was also wondering if it could be a quick thing to do?

I need to know where and how to get an abortion without parents finding out and I was also wondering if it could be a quick thing to do?

Planned Parenthood: Planned Parenthood is probably your best and safest bet, they have a longstanding good reputation.Also,since you are 18 and technically an adult, there's no reason your parents would have to find out unless you choose to tell them yourself.If you use the abortion pill option, it's about a 2 day process, with two different pills.There's also two in-office abortion procedure options-1 day procedure. ...Read more

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In what way can you tell if you have a bad stent?

In what way can you tell if you have a bad stent?

Chest pain: If it is a cardiac stent you will experience a return of your symptoms be it chest pain shortness of breath jaw pain and so on Stents can and do clot so if you are experiencing a return speak to your cardiologist today. ...Read more

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Can you tell me what do I have to do to get a transplant?

Can you tell me what do I have to do to get a transplant?

Determine need: Firstly, you need to be evaluated to determine if you need a transplant to replace a damaged or nonfunctioning organ. Sometimes there are other treatments available. If you have been told one is needed, then you need to contact a local transplant center for an evaluation. Can find one at unos.Org. ...Read more

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How do you know if you have a thick hymen without having to go to the doctor?

How do you know if you have a thick hymen without having to go to the doctor?

Well: If you have insertional pain with intercourse than that may be it, if the diameter of the entrance is real small and you feel it, may be it. The best answer is sexual dysfunction; that's what brings most people in. ...Read more

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In what way can you tell if you have a brain tumor?

In what way can you tell if you have a brain tumor?

Brain Tumor: Intractable daily headaches that may be associated with nausea and vomiting. Sometimes fits or localizing symptoms depends on the tumor location. ...Read more

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What happens if you could help me. basically I need to know why tuberculosis and influenza develop in the way that they do?

What happens if you could help me. basically I need to know why tuberculosis and influenza develop in the way that they do?

Unclear question: I'm not sure what your question is. If you go to www.cdc.gov, you can read about both TB and influenza. Perhaps that will answer your questions. ...Read more

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What is endometriosis? What are the symptoms, how do you know you have it and can it be detected without a doctors visit?

What is endometriosis? What are the symptoms, how do you know you have it and can it be detected without a doctors visit?

Variable: Endometriosis is when uterine lining tissue grows outside the uterus. Typical symptoms are infertility, pelvic pain, abnormal bleeding and cramping during menses. The history alone is accurate 89% of the time in one report. Definitive diagnosis usually requires a laparoscopic surgery. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how to know you have a sleeping disorder, or are well on your way to getting one?

Can you tell me how to know you have a sleeping disorder, or are well on your way to getting one?

Depends: Depends on the sleep disorder. If you refer to sleep apnea- snoring, excessive daytime sleepiness, fatigue, morning headaches, morning blurred vision, dry mouth upon awakening, night time reflux, and gasping for air during the night while sleeping all are symptoms of the disorder. If you feel you have such symptoms, it is best to consult a sleep medicine specialist in your area. ...Read more

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How to know when do you know when you have a brain tumor?

How to know when do you know when you have a brain tumor?

No one answer: Most people develop headaches, vision or sometimes balance problems. New onset seizures can occur. Generally, imaging (head ct or mri) is needed before anyone really "knows" they have a brain tumor. ...Read more