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Why is sterno dangerous?

Why is sterno dangerous?

Ethanol/Methanol: Sterno is a mixture of ethanol and methanol and a gelling agent. Idiots strain it, mix it with fruit juice and call it "squeeze." methanol basically pickles your brain and any other organ in contacts with. Used appropriately it is great for keeping the food on the buffet line warm, but that is its only legitimate use. ...Read more

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I have had sterno-clavicular joint instability for a month (gymnastics) : the joint makes sounds but no pain. Will the ligaments tighten up again ?

Potentially: Ligamentous injuries can certainly potentially heal and return to their previous state. It would be wise to not stress that area until it is clearly healed. Close follow up would be wise. ...Read more

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Right sterno sticks out/clicks, right shldr blade clicks, ribs sore, Thoracic O.S symptoms/neuropathy.Esoph spasms, always swallowing air.All related?

Right sterno sticks out/clicks, right shldr blade clicks, ribs sore, Thoracic O.S symptoms/neuropathy.Esoph spasms, always swallowing air.All related?

Can B but not direct: Your right sternum and shoulder blade, rib complex can be related musculoskeletally to create the clicking action. The thoracic outlet syndrome with neuropathy is usually a lower extremity (arm/neck) issue. Esophageal spasm can occur from vagal nerve roots, and/or cervical ganglion issues. So, taking advil or ibuprofen can cause gastritis, and spasms. ...Read more

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How dangerous is kendo?

How dangerous is kendo?

Kendo: This modern japanese martial art involves sword-fighting, & is physically & mentally challenging activitiy which combines martial arts with strenuous physical activity. ...Read more

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What is more dangerous?

What comparison: You want to know what of two or more items is more dangerous but have failed to indicate which items are being compared. Try adding a little more detail. ...Read more

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Oral lachen planus dangerous?

Oral lachen planus dangerous?

Rarely oral cancer: Chronic oral lichen planus can in a small percentage develop oral cancer. Topical prescription creams such as retin a (tretinoin) can be used in the mouth to treat oral lichen palnus. I have experience with oral Metronidazole as a treatment for lichen planus with good results. You need to be checked for hepatitis C which can be associated with lichen planus as well as review drugs as contributory cause. ...Read more

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Diastis recti can be dangerous?

Diastis recti can be dangerous?

Diastasis recti: Diastasis recti (also known as abdominal separation) is a disorder defined as a separation of the rectus abdominis muscle into right and left halves.Normally, the two sides of the muscle are joined at the linea alba at the body midline. It is essentially a cosmetic condition, with no associated morbidity or mortality. En.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/diastasis_recti. ...Read more

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How dangerous is wilson's disease?

How dangerous is wilson's disease?

Extremely: True Wilson's is fatal if neglected, and it is an especially gruesome way to die, with progressive brain damage compounding liver failure. ...Read more

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How dangerous is it to eat mushrooms?

How dangerous is it to eat mushrooms?

Could be: Commercial mushrooms come from safe sources. If you are into foraging for them, either you must be an expert or do this with an expert. Some like morels are easy to identify but others can be difficult and mushroom poisoning is something you would rather not acquire. ...Read more