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I want glasses as fashion.Im scared others will try them on n see there fake.what is the weakst Rx I can get that will justify&won't bother me 2 much ?

I want glasses as fashion.Im scared others will try them on n see there fake.what is the weakst Rx I can get that will justify&won't bother me 2 much
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You might: try "reading" glasses on your nose??????? Why in the world do you wish to make a "fashion statement" with glasses you do not need?? Perhaps this answer may prompt you to think about it?? Hope so Dr Z ...Read more

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I'm anorexic and will get help. But I have no money. my parents wouldnt let me get help if they knew. They aren't that nice, theyd be mad.pls help me.

I'm anorexic and will get help. But I have no money. my parents wouldnt let me get help if they knew. They aren't that nice, theyd be mad.pls help me.

See Websites: I applaud you for facing your anorexia & reaching out for help. It is important to have support & professional help.There may be people around you who want to help. Do talk to a friend or relative that you feel trusting with. Below are links offering help & info. If you are in Australia see: http://www.nedc.com.au/helplines If in USA see:http://www.nationaleatingdisorders.org/find-help-support ...Read more

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Can you tell me if weight training doesn't make women look bulky?

Can you tell me if weight training doesn't make women look bulky?

Not if done right.: Training with lighter weights and performing more repetitions per set will help develop smaller more defined muscles. Using heavy weights will develop bulk. ...Read more

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Can you tell me what you suggest if weight training doesn't make women look bulky?

Can you tell me what you suggest if weight training doesn't make women look bulky?

Some won't: Some women will not get bulky,just as some men will not. Of course there are illegal supplements that could be taken to assist in this area,but illegal and dangerous. See a personal trainer and a sports nutritionist for advice.You need to decide what your goal really is: strength, improved performance for a specific event/sport, health, appearance.. ? Only then can you identify pathway to success. ...Read more

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Ideas or recommendations to help avoid further kidney stones? I've had them just once, but dont want them ever again lol

Ideas or recommendations to help avoid further kidney stones? I've had them just once, but dont want them ever again lol

Diet and fluid: Calcium oxalate is most common in adults; reasons: dehydration; excess calcium in urine; excess oxalate in urine; low citrate in urine. Diet: avoid spinach, rhubarb, strawberries, nuts, chocolate, tea, wheat bran, and dry beans; drink OJ 8 oz 2x daily; add ReaLemon extract: 4 tblspns / day; increase fluid 4 liters/day; only 4 oz meat/day; low salt; 4-5 fruits/day; ...Read more

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If I do a detox before trying to lose weight, will it increase my progress and make me lose weight easier, or do nothing?

If I do a detox before trying to lose weight, will it increase my progress and make me lose weight easier, or do nothing?

Not proven : There is no proven scientific evidence that "detox" helps with weight loss. A wiser thing to do would be to spend your money purchasing healthier foods and consulting a nutritionist. Your family doctor, internist, or endocrinologist can also provide you excellent tips on how to lose weight and more importantly, on how to maintain that weight loss in the long term. ...Read more

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Could you tell me some things that may help urgency with IBS,I can't go anywhere without a toilet. Diet exercise not helped much. Don't want Imodium (loperamide) ?

Could you tell me some things that may help urgency with IBS,I can't go anywhere without a toilet. Diet exercise not helped much. Don't want Imodium (loperamide) ?

Non-specific: IBS is a non disease, describing a complex of vague & undefined problems, such as gas, bloating, irregularity, cramps, etc. Your best bet is a good balanced diet, with fiber, excellent hydration, especially water, and yogurt. If you don't like yogurt , take a probiotic 3-4 times a week. Good luck. ...Read more

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I'm getting married 8/2015 I want to look and feel amazing... I've tried many fad diets nothing seems to work. Please help!

I'm getting married 8/2015 I want to look and feel amazing... I've tried many fad diets nothing seems to work. Please help!

Patience: nothing works in 5 days. I am sure ur fiancé has seen u before. just do regular make up now. but do gradual dieting later. any method making u loose wt fast may make u week and u loose ur honeymoon charm and joy. ...Read more

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Is it helpful to do weight training even when I have fat still to lose? Will it help with weight loss or just make me bigger and bulky?

Is it helpful to do weight training even when I have fat still to lose? Will it help with weight loss or just make me bigger and bulky?

Will help: Weight training will most definitely help with weight loss. Not only will you burn calories during your lifting or other muscle building exercise, YOU WILL BURN MORE CALORIES ALL DAY LONG. THAT'S BECAUSE MUSCLE REQUIRES MORE CALORIES TO MAINTAIN ITSELF. For every 22 pounds of muscle added to your body you burn an extra 100 calories a day just sitting and will loose 10.5 pounds of fat in a year. ...Read more

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Why do people say that steroids will make a guy's penis shrink or get smaller?

Why do people say that steroids will make a guy's penis shrink or get smaller?

Looks can deceive.: The penis may look smaller because of it's flaccid state (erectile dysfunction) caused by steroids messing with your testosterone levels. It's the testicles not the penis that gets smaller. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how to lose a stone, tone up, but no lose your boobs or bum size?

Can you tell me how to lose a stone, tone up, but no lose your boobs or bum size?

With overall weight: Loss - there is a good chance that there will be some loss of breast and butt weight. Eat healthfully ; be physically active. Aim for 7.5 to 8 hrs of sleep / night. Hydrate w at least 64 oz of water / day. Calories burned must > calories consumed. Do both cardio ; weight training. ...Read more

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I want to become a healthier individual. What are some healthy foods that will help me feel full/satisfied, but give me energy to work out?

I want to become a healthier individual. What are some healthy foods that will help me feel full/satisfied, but give me energy to work out?

Avoid: Canned and pre-prepared foods, fast food, junk food. Maintain a diet with 60% complex carbohydtrate, 30% protein, and 20% fat content with fresh fruits and vegetables daily. Don't exceed calorie intake more than you expect to expend in a day. At least 3 times per week vigorous aerobic exercise for at least 1 hour. ...Read more

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I've done diet out there. I need to lose weight so desperately and I think maybe adipex will jump start it. what do you all think?

I've done diet out there. I need to lose weight so desperately and I think maybe adipex will jump start it. what do you all think?

Discuss w your Dr.: The amount of weight you lose with phentermine is variable depending of things like your calorie intake, level of obesity, gender, activity level, dosage, etc. According to a Livestrong article entitled “The Average Monthly Weight Loss Using Phentermine” a woman might lose 3 to 6 pounds per month and a man might lose 5 to 8 pounds per month when using a low-calorie diet in addition to Phentermine ...Read more

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Is there anything you can do make your appendix ill and need removed? Any food or smoothies toy you can eat.

Is there anything you can do make your appendix ill and need removed? Any food or smoothies toy you can eat.

Not known: But are you a masochist in the making? If you happen to develop an appendicitis you will have a surgeon remove it shortly thereafter. ...Read more

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Do you recommend using choline (I have mononucleosis). I want to help my liver as much as I can, any tips?

Do you recommend using choline (I have mononucleosis). I want to help my liver as much as I can, any tips?

Allow healing: Your body will likely heal itself. Rest, balanced diet and avoidance of alcohol and medication that is not prescribed are good strategies. I would not recommend any supplements ...Read more

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Is eating small stones harmful?

Is eating small stones harmful?

Eating stones.: Your body cannot handle ingested stones, so they certainly could be troublesome, especially stones with sharper edges that could traumatize the digestive tract and cause bleeding and perforation, or dirty stones that could lead to infection. You need to understand why this is a desire of yours and learn how to reduce this desire. ...Read more

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Why we don't use contrast if there are stones?

Stones: Are radio-opaque and don't need extra contrast because they light up on their own. ...Read more

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Wat should be the diet for a person having stones?

What kind of stones: Gallstones? Kidney stones? What kind of kidney stones uric acid, oxalate, other? Salivary duct stones? Different stones, different advice. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how could i lose 2 stones in a couple of months?

Can you tell me how could i lose 2 stones in a couple of months?

2 stones(28 pounds): In a couple months is a pretty high goal. Consider losing at a slower rate to keep it off. To lose weight insure that calories burned > calories consumed. Drink at least 8 - 8 oz glasses of water per day. Aim for at least 5 servings of vegetables ; 4 servings of fruit per day. Use whole grain when possible. Avoid sodas, alcohol ; junk carbohydrates. Get in a mix of aerobic ; weight lifting. ...Read more

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If all types of scans showed zero stones, then why did I pass 4 stones only 5 days after my scans? How is this possible? Are the scans not accurate?

If all types of scans showed zero stones, then why did I pass 4 stones only 5 days after my scans?  How is this possible?  Are the scans not accurate?

Stones: I don't know what type of imaging you had-ultrasound, plain xrays or ct scan, but nonopaque kidney stones may elude detection. In some cases the stones are obscured by shadows or the stones may have been in the urinary bladder and not the kidneys. Your physician or urologist can advise you best as he/she knows all your findings. ...Read more

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Can gall stones be passed?

Can gall stones be passed?

Sometimes: Usually large gall stones do not pass but do sometimes cause obstruction at the common bile duct with increased pain and sometimes jaundice. Sludge and gravel are small enough to disappear.A fistula sometimes develops between a gangrenous gallbladder and the duodenum or other parts of the gastrointestinal tract, allowing passage of the stone. If have gallstones and pain surgery usually indicated. ...Read more

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Why do I get tonsile stones ?

Why do I get tonsile stones ?

Tonsiliths: The condition you refer to is known as tonsiliths, it is caused when a patient has "cryptic" tonsils. Large crypts in tonsil and not smooth look like craters. The cellular debri in the mouth collect here and if present for a perios of time the the debri drys out causing hard "stones" gargle with listerine or salt water gargle routinely to wash the cellular material out doesn;t cure but helps. ...Read more

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Does gatorade causegall stones?

Does gatorade causegall stones?

Gatorade contains: Water, electrolytes, and sugar. None of these ingredients have any connection to gallstone formation. ...Read more

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Lava stone what is it good for.?

Lava stone what is it good for.?

Not much. : Scrubbing calluses and corns on your feet. Decorative use around the garden. ...Read more

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What are symptoms of gull stones.?

What are symptoms of gull stones.?

Belly pain: Under the bottom of your right rib cage - especially after you eat something fatty or fried. But ... Sometimes gallstones don't cause any symptoms at all. ...Read more

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What are some of the symtoms of gall stones?

What are some of the symtoms of gall stones?

Pain, nausea, vomit: The classic symptoms of gallbladder pain are right upper abdominal pain which radiates to the upper back or shoulder. May occur after meals or awake you from sleep. May be associated with nausea and/or vomiting. Usually crampy type pain. May be in mid upper stomach as well. ...Read more

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Is there any way to move gallbladdle stone?

Is there  any way to move gallbladdle stone?

Yes: There are various medical or surgical procedures to remove gallstones via endoscopy, laparoscopy or open surgery. Moving gallstones from the gallbladder to the bile ducts or bowel tracts may cause problems and complications. ...Read more

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Is der any medicine not to creat urine stones?

Is der any medicine not to creat urine stones?

Kidney stones: Since there are various types of kidney stones one cannot give you a direct answer. The best results can be obtained by drinking lots of water which will help in the prevention of stones. ...Read more

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What should I do if I have numerous gall stones?

What should I do if I have numerous gall stones?

Do you have pain?: The number of gallstones one has does not impact the decision regarding gallbladder surgery. Up to 75% of people with stones have no symptoms and may safely avoid surgery. Surgery is reserved for those who have symptoms, typically right-upper or upper-midline pain, most commonly after eating fried/fatty foods. ...Read more

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What is pulp stone?

What is pulp stone?

Pulp Stones: Calcification is presenting as distinct intra-chamber or intra-canal and radiographically, they appear as radiopaque structures in the pulp chambers or root canal. ...Read more

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How to cure tonsill stone?

How to cure tonsill stone?

Tonsil stones: Common to have tonsil stones or food crypts that build up into the tonsillar crypts/ It is harmless and can come out by itself after lots of fluids. Sometimes, people will remove itself if uncomfortable with a q tip. ...Read more

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Can there be stones in the liver?

Can there be stones in the liver?

Yes: Oriental cholangiohepatitis is a disease of stones within the liver. In patients who develop stones in the gallbladder, there are some patients who will struggle with recurrent stones within the remaining pipeline. The best treatment is an ERCP and dilatation of the sphincter between the bile duct and the intestine to help relieve the pressure gradient. ...Read more

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I have 3-4mm kitney stone what to do?

I have 3-4mm kitney stone what to do?

See below...: How do you know you have a stone? Are you having pain? Kidney stones that are not obstructing the flow of urine do not cause pain. If you are passing this stone, you probably have a 60-70% chance that you will be able to pass the stone - although it may not be the most pleasant experience. If you have intractable pain, nausea/vomiting, or fever, seek help at a local er. Good luck! ...Read more

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