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White Lithium Grease
Past 2 wks, eating diet of macronutrients, protein, carb and fat (olive oil), my poop has what looks like little white specks. What could it mean?
Chemically, lithium is a light, soft, alkali metal. It's very highly reactive, so that in nature it's only found in compound form. It's useful in batteries. As a medication, Lithium Carbonate and citrate can be used to stabilize mood in people with bipolar disorder. In these people it can help with both mania and depression. Blood level monitoring is ...Read more
I've had lots of gas with very oily stool with black spots in liquid alongside it; looks akin to vinegar in olive oil. Stool itself is brown/just oily?
Different scans: An MRI study is made up of several individual scans of the body part. Some scans image anatomy in different orientations (cross sections vs. Sagittal - like attached image). But other scans change scanning parameters to display different tissue properties. It is very complicated, but simply stated - t1 weighted images have bright fat; t2 weighted have bright water. ...Read more
Rice grain like small, hard particle on penis after masturbtng. colour half black/half white. Attached to threadish white strechable substance.0
Thick off white clumps in vagina? No itching/burning. No std's. Smells slightly of french fries/ wet cardboard. *not like cottage cheese.
No: White nail polish is not formulated for oral use. It will not adhere in a moist environment, it is toxic, and it can damage your oral soft tissue . Do not use in oral environment. Your local dentist will know best what is clinically right for your teeth. Many dentists have a 'no charge' consult. Take care... ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Please: Please see your doctor asap for evaluation. You may have something very serious going on. ...Read more
Toasted pitta bread slightly brown/burnt be4 - no oil would acrylamide be formed? also would baked potato in oven without oil for 1hr? cancer causer?
Life is not that way: One potato or one piece of bread, burnt or not, does not cause cancer. Life doesn't work that way. As they say, "Don't sweat the small stuff." Avoid unnecessary chemicals and suspected toxins when possible, but live life without so many worries. Here in California, everything causes cancer, as evidenced by the Cancer Warning Signs that are posted in every single building I have set foot in. ...Read more
What's on the bread?: Maybe it's what eaten with the brea at white castle and not the brea itself. Bloating is very common an can be from a variety of dietary factors especially fat / grease. ...Read more
Probably not: There is no evidence that it affects your body in bad "or good" way. ...Read more
Good Question: Although I am not aware of a specific study on cannabis oil and wbc, there was a study showing that hemp seed which contains thc as its active component has long term toxicological implication such as bone marrow suppression with respect to the concentration given on the erythrocytes of mammals. It is recommended that individuals who have anemia or immunosuppression not use thc on a regular basis. ...Read more
My stool is soft, formed, and brown, however, there are little white seed like pieces, rice like pieces, and small white chunks. O/p was negative. ?
Glan pennis-red patches & white scales-had neosporin h-now mucous like discharge with itchin.I wash it with hot water and use betadine lotion to clean?
I have bright yellow stains on white shirts, and yellow stuff on my armpits they smell horrible. deodorant and soap isn't helping ? Tried drysol too
Hyperhidrosis: http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/hyperhidrosis/care-at-mayo-clinic/treatment/con. I thought the Mayo Clinic site provided thoughtful and comprehensive advice regarding treatments for Hyperhidrosis. Medications, surgeries are discussed. Best of luck to you and have a nice day. ...Read more
The dextran capsule: Plaque mainly consists of streptococcus mutans--a bacteria that produces a sticky capsule made of polysaccharides (dextran) which sticks to the teeth and is the matrix of plaque. This bacteria then metabolizes carbohydrates into lactic acid. The Lactic Acid erodes the tooth enamel that it is stuck too and creates dental cavities. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Recommendation : You can try for few days, like 3-5, but if not better go to the doctor. ...Read more
Sodium free beans (kidney, black, garbanzo, pinto) vs sweet potatoes which is healthier for wright loss? I've been eatin beans and avoiding potatoes
Neither: Both types of foods contain high glycemic index sugars, the sweet potatoes being somewhat worse. A balanced, lower fat diet and exercise will suffice for weight loss of 10 lbs. Or so. A larger weight loss might require a specific diet. Of those available you should look at the dukan diet. It is a low-fat, high protein, low glycemic index-food diet and is safe for most people. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer