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Who invented health tap?

A genius: I hope he is getting paid! (probably not). ...Read more

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When were pregancy tests invented?

When were pregancy tests invented?

1920s: Http://www. Mostlyodd. Com/the-frog-test-the-birth-of-the-pregnancy-test/

Female Frogs were injected with urine from a woman thought to be pregnant. If there was pregnancy hormone in the woman's urine, this would make the frog lay eggs. This way, within 24 hours a pregnancy could be determined. ...Read more

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What's managed care and why was it invented?

Freedom: Managed care is hmo so you are assigned a group of practitioner and your care is managed by your primary physician and you need authorization for most of your care. It was created as a way to maintain cost and have coordinated managed care. ...Read more

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What did people use before morphine was invented?

What did people use before morphine was invented?

Morphine: Morphine was never invented. It is natural in the poppy plant. People used the poppy plant extract for pain once it was discovered. ...Read more

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Who invented the anti-leukemia drugs? Is there a cure now?

Who invented the anti-leukemia drugs? Is there a cure now?

Many drugs available: There are several different types of leukemias which can be either Acute or chronic. So you need to understand at least 4 of these different diseases before you can understand which anti-leukemia drug is of interest to you...there are at least 20 different drugs in use to treat different leukemias...some of them can cure leukemia...yes indeed! ...Read more

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Is physiotherapy invented by the west?

Is physiotherapy invented by the west?

In 460 BC: "physicians like hippocrates and later galenus are believed to have been the first practitioners of physical therapy, advocating massage, manual therapy techniques and hydrotherapy to treat people in 460 bc." according to wikipedia: http://en. Wikipedia. Org/wiki/physical_therapy. ...Read more

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What changed in medicine after the MRI was invented?

What changed in medicine after the MRI was invented?

MRI scans: For diagnostic purposes were first performed in the 1970s. I couldn't begin to start listing all of the changes in medicine that have occurred in the last 40 years or so. A lot! Do you have a more specific question about it? ...Read more

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Did freud invent the term a defense mechanism?

Did freud invent the term a defense mechanism?

Yes: Anna!: In "the ego and the mechanisms of defense, " sigmund freud's daughter anna outlined the defenses. She also showed how they hide from you the anxiety of confronting your weaknesses. ...Read more

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Who first invented the EKG for use in medicine?

Who first invented the EKG for use in medicine?

Einthoven: Willem einthoven - (1860-1927) the netherlands
see following url:
http://en. Wikipedia. Org/wiki/willem_einthoven. ...Read more

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For what reasons was the BMI calculator even invented?

For what reasons was the BMI calculator even invented?

For studies: In order to study obesity, one has to have a definition of what it means to be obese. You can't simply use weight, as 200 lb might be obese for some people but would be a thin person if their height was 6 ft 8 in. Bmi takes into account height and weight. A bmi over 30 is considered obese. ...Read more

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How did they treat asthma before inhalers were invented?

How did they treat asthma before inhalers were invented?

Shots/pills/IV's: The great advance in asthma treatments over the past 4 decades has been the move away from Adrenalin shots, intravenous steroids, and pills with side effects like caffeine. (& seizures).The development of longer duration inhaled meds like albuterol & aerosoliszed steroids has made asthma more consumer friendly. However, poor compliance has led to a similar risk of sudden death today as then. ...Read more

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What happened to babies before antibiotics were invented?

What happened to babies before antibiotics were invented?

Same as now: Some lived a normal life and some got infections and died. The proportion is just different. Antibiotics and vaccines have both resulted in a better life for everyone. ...Read more

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Who invented cardiopulmonary resuscitation (cpr)? Firemen?

Who invented cardiopulmonary resuscitation (cpr)? Firemen?

WHO INVENTED CPR: No that is not the case CPR was first described by a french doctor in 1741, to give mouth to mouth resuscitation to dying victims. Since then we have come a long way and its evolution started in serious terms in earlu 1970s and it has had many changes over the years and many changes may take place in future. But it is not invented by firemen but by medical specialists. ...Read more

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What are double stem cells invented by Dr Fred zulli? Do they work?

What are double stem cells invented by Dr Fred zulli? Do they work?

No: This is a fraud. Do not waste your time, money and health on such treatments.
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. 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. ...Read more

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What did people do for vision problems before glasses were invented?

What did people do for vision problems before glasses were invented?

Natural selection: Caused peopel with poor vision not to be able to hunt or gather very well.

They usually did not do as well as people who could see. ...Read more

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If somebody were to have delusions about being communicated to and controlled by invented supernatural beings, could this be delusional disorder?

If somebody were to have delusions about being communicated to and controlled by invented supernatural beings, could this be delusional disorder?

See below: This sounds like symptoms of a psychotic disorder. The probability of a specific underlying disorder depends on age, medical condition ; other factors. Drugs are a common cause and delusional disorder is rare. A psychiatry eval is needed to clarify. ...Read more

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I am noticing that I am forgetting what I want to say mid sentence and end up inventing. This is making me socially anxious even if im not really

I am noticing that I am forgetting what I want to say mid sentence and end up inventing. This is making me socially anxious even if im not really

Forgetting: In mid-sentence needs to be evaluated by your doctor. It MAY be secondary to anxiety, fatigue, etc. Or something else. Your doc will help you find that out. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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When was the blood bag transfusion invented?

When was the blood bag transfusion invented?

See below: Carl Walter and W.P. Murphy, Jr. Introduced the plastic bag for blood collection in 1950.
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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What does it mean if a child invents words while talking?

What does it mean if a child invents words while talking?

In psychology,: "neologism" is the use of words that have meaning only to the person who uses them, independent of their common meaning. "Coining" new words occurs both in typically-developing children & in children with Autistic Spectrum Disorder. If you are concerned about the child's social, communicative & sensorimotor skills, have his pediatrician use age-appropriate screening tests to advise you. ...Read more

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How are cancer patients treated before chemotherapy was invented?

How are cancer patients treated before chemotherapy was invented?

Surgery!: Cancer has been around since humans have been around. Breast cancer was documented as early as 1600 BC. The earliest treatments for cancer were surgical removal of the tumor. Unfortunately, this didn't cure many cancers. For a great history of cancer treatment, read The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer by Siddhartha Mukherjee. ...Read more

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So PMS aka pmdd is an imaginary problems that women "invent" am I right?

So PMS aka pmdd is an imaginary problems that women "invent" am I right?

PMS: No you are wrong. It is a real medical condition and not an imagination with symptoms which are recurrent and related to menstrual cycle. ...Read more

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Is there any possibilities of inventing remedies for genitical night blindness?

Is there any possibilities of inventing remedies for genitical night blindness?

I think you: Need to ask your doctor. But you have a genetic loss of a part of your visual system. That is not easy to replace. ...Read more

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If antibiotics weren't invented until 1940's, how could a person survive septicemia before that time?

If antibiotics weren't invented until 1940's, how could a person survive septicemia before that time?

They didn't: Real "septicemia" nowadays is bacteria actively multiplying in the bloodstream. This is fatal without an antibiotic. However, a positive blood culture may also be due to contamination or to transient bacteremia which you may get when you pass stool or brush your teeth hard, or in milder infections. Before antibiotics, there was no way to be sure you were really dealing with sepsis / septicemia. ...Read more

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Why nobody invented a better surgery to straighten up the spine for those who suffer with kyphosis after the age of 20? Nobody wants titaniums in!

Why nobody invented a better surgery to straighten up the spine for those who suffer with kyphosis after the age of 20? Nobody wants titaniums in!

Good point: Hopefully someday they will. Maybe one day you will contribute to that development. All that being said, surgery for kyphosis has come a long way with many patients who undergo surgery getting remarkable correction and improvement in their quality of life. Thank you. ...Read more

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Can someone please invent a sex lube that is anti-viral?

Can someone please invent a sex lube that is anti-viral?

I'll try: I will be glad to work on it during my spare time. Better not hold your breath waiting...I don't have a lot of spare time. It's a good idea, but it would have to go through a lot of testing before it became fda approved. That means it would be very expensive to produce and market. ...Read more

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What is ipecac syrup for? I know it like makes you throw up, but why was it invented?

What is ipecac syrup for? I know it like makes you throw up, but why was it invented?

To induce vomiting: Ipecac syrup had been given to individuals who ingested potentially toxic substance. Because of unreliable result and abuses by some people, ipecac syrup has been off market for a while. ...Read more

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Can you tell me what year false teeth were invented and were the first ones made of wood?

Can you tell me what year false teeth were invented and were the first ones made of wood?

False teeth: Dr wison popenoe found a mandible in honduras while on an archeological dig in 1931. The mandible was dated to ad 600. The mandible had three pieces of shell in place of the mandibular central incisors. Peabody museum of archaeology and ethnology, harvard university, cambridge, massachusetts. ...Read more

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What is managed care and why was it invented if it packs so many patients into each doctor's schedule?

What is managed care and why was it invented if it packs so many patients into each doctor's schedule?

Health insurance: People want to save money. Insurance companies reimburse less every year. Cost of living goes up every year. Nurses and receptionists need to get paid. People deserve excellent care and so you have to see more to keep up. ...Read more

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How can a hypochondriac figure out if they had a head injury or concussion? It's hard to know when you can imagine it so easily and invent symptoms.

How can a hypochondriac figure out if they had a head injury or concussion? It's hard to know when you can imagine it so easily and invent symptoms.

Concussion?: Please see your doctor and then do what he/she says. After that consider seeing a clinical psychologist who can help w/the phobia you mention. Health anxiety is part of our culture at present. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Can people die of skin cancer before sun creams were invented?

Can people die of skin cancer before sun creams were invented?

Yes, they did: The most dangerous skin cancer is melanoma. Even with sun blocks one has to be vigilant though and have regular check ups. ...Read more

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What happened to vaginal infections before antibiotics were invented?

What happened to vaginal infections before antibiotics were invented?

Home made remedies: Bacterial vaginal infections should be the only ones treated with antibiotics and not fungal infections. "in the olden days" women used various "home products" that were often ineffective (such as douches) and sometimes made the problem significantly worse. ...Read more

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When exactly was dentistry 'invented'? Did people lose teeth a lot before we had dentists?

When exactly was dentistry 'invented'? Did people lose teeth a lot before we had dentists?

Long time ago: Nobody really knows when Dental Procedures started. There is evidence from ancient Egypt mummies that they had some Dental Procedures done. ...Read more

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When exactly was dentistry 'invented'? Did people lose teeth a lot before we had dentists?

When exactly was dentistry 'invented'? Did people lose teeth a lot before we had dentists?

5000 BC in Iraq: The earliest recorded reference to oral disease is from an ancient (5000 BC) Sumerian text that describes "tooth worms" as a cause of dental decay. ...Read more

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Before cleft lip and palate reconstructive surgery was invented, what was done for people with this birth defect?

Before cleft lip and palate reconstructive surgery was invented, what was done for people with this birth defect?

Not much: Some dentists could make appliances to plug the whole in the palate. There were crude attempts to close the lips. ...Read more

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My 23 yr old daughter was found yesterday unresponsive. Emts gave her propofol and inserted a breathing tube. Tox screen came up negative.?

My 23 yr old daughter was found yesterday unresponsive. Emts gave her propofol and inserted a breathing tube. Tox screen came up negative.?

Long list: Sorry, but this forum is too broad for such a discussion. While toxic ingestion is possible, other metabolic, cardiac, neurologic, and possibly other organ system etiology is possible. Further testing and evaluation will give you a better answer. ...Read more

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Which insect repellent works best?

Which insect repellent works best?

DEET & Picardin: Effective insect control. Safe & effective: 30%deet, preferably in the ultra frormulation and 20% picardin are proven effective. Of course, if you are in an area with malria you will need to add medication to prevent malaria too. You can make your clothes insect repellent too by washing in permthrin. Other unproven insect repellents are not recommended. ...Read more