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Liver damage: You will damage the liver. The more of each you take, the more damage you will do. ...Read more
Mixed Signal: When you feel like you're falling, it's usually as you are starting to fall asleep. The brain incorrectly interprets the relaxation of your muscles as a falling sensation and often people experience "twitches" of "spasms" of their arms and legs. This happens as a result of your brain trying to brace its self for the fall. ...Read more
My son (7) often (up 100+ times/day) repeats the last few words he said in a whisper. Sometimes what others have said, less often. Normal?
No: Not really. Could be an involuntary reaction such as a vocal tic. But this is best answered by your pediatrician. Certainly behavioral and generally not a physical issue. ...Read more
Alcoholism: Drinking daily is a good sign that one has tolerance for alcohol or is, in fact, an alcoholic. I would be very curious to see what your liver function testing was. But, also the common issues with alcoholism is a despair, sleep disturbance or obsession and damaged personal relationships. ...Read more
Not advisable: Crocin is a brand name for tylenol (acetaminophen) and the toxicity of this drug, even in low doses, is increased by drinking, especially drinking in large amounts. The combination of regular drinking and regular Acetaminophen is potentially hazardous to the liver, and should be avoided. If we are talking one drink and one tylenol every so often, it is probably not a problem. ...Read more
Call 911: If she is unresponsive she needs medical attention asap. ...Read more
Hormones: Your? Didn't indicate ur gender, not that it matters much. If male, ur wiskers will form when androgenic hormones are made in enough quantity to chang ur fuzz. Shaving won't speed the process. If female, removal of the fuzz doesn't change your hormonal balance soo u don't invite wiskers by going slick. ...Read more
See your doctor: Talk to your doctor about your drinking. You need an evaluation to determine if this is a problem for you. ...Read more
What to do if I'm a diabetic in its initial stages and on medicine. I usually take alchohal of 180ml whisky every week. Will?
STOP: 6 oz. Per week doesn't seem like a lot, but if you are now diabetic, alcohol is NOT good for you. It can damage the pancreas, which produces insulin, it contains 8 calories per gram (so 6 oz. Is an additional 1000 calories/week), it sucks vitamins from your body. The person to ask is your diabetes treating physician, not a stranger online. If you ask, can I have 1 drink at a wedding-fine. Not more ...Read more
I woke up this morning physically unable to speak. I' can only make out a whisper if I yell I can speak, other than that no.?
After I delivered, they whisked my baby from the room. I barely got to see him. He was not premie, but i’m diabetic. Why did they do that?
Blood sugar.: Infants of diabetic mothers need to be tested immediately for a drop in blood sugar, and sometimes get the glucose IV to prevent seizures and brain damage. Because they get excessive sugar from the placenta, they have very high levels of Insulin in their blood right after delivery. ...Read more
I was recently hit by a car whike walking and now I feel like something is crawling all over me. I have never done drugs and do not drink.
I always feel like I'm being watched and now I hear voices whispering to me. What can I do to make it stop? Its making me feel crazed. Please help me
Go to see MD ASAP: You should go to see a psychiatrist. Your psychiatrist can help you to make those stopped. But first you should make an appointment as soon as possible. Paranoid schizophrenia will be one of the possibilities. ...Read more
Cirrhosis: Consider attending a meeting of alcoholics anonymous while your liver is still working. ...Read more
Aging: As we age facial hair can get courser and turn white. ...Read more
No: First of all, neither of these is "necessary" so that you feel that you must have one or the other. Alcohol is not needed for a healthy life. Red wine does have a chemical resveratrol which may be heart-healthy, and one glass per day for women is ok, but resveratrol is also found in organic red grape juice and is just as good. Exercise and healthy diet is even better. ...Read more
Minimal: Minimal effect. Does not solve problem. See DDS ASAP. ...Read more