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What is barker hypothesis?

What is barker hypothesis?

Fetal origin disease: Foad (fetal origins of adult disease) suggests that the in utero environment somehow predisposes an individual to have adult disorders such as diabetes mellitus, hypertension. ...Read more

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Should we believe the barker hypothesis?

Should we believe the barker hypothesis?

Yes!: Epigenomic modification of the fetal dna is now considered the main mechanism for foad (fetal origins of adult disease), as professor barker hypothesized (see. Dr. Aagaard-tillery's papers). The theory is accepted worldwide now and makes teleological sense. ...Read more

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What is this barker hypothesis about sick babies making sick adults later in life?

What is this barker hypothesis about sick babies making sick adults later in life?

Epigenetics: Barker theory is low birth weight babies make changes to their metabolism/organs that benefit them short term, but hurt them long term. Low birth weight babies are at higher risk for coronary heart disease, hypertension, stroke and diabetes. Low birth weight can be caused by poor maternal health and nutrition. Thus the environment/economics of the mother can affect baby/future adult. ...Read more

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Icd code for william syndrome?

Q89.8: I believe Q89.8 is as close as it gets.

http://www. Icd10data. Com/ICD10CM/Codes/Q00-Q99/Q80-Q89/Q89-/Q89.8 ...Read more

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Hi I'm william for the past 3 days I've been experiencing in the lower right side of my neck numbness and pulsing what can this be?

Hi I'm william for the past 3 days I've been experiencing in the lower right side of my neck numbness and pulsing what can this be?

Neck Pain: I would recommend that you go to an er... There are numerous possibilities. Infections, abscesses, anuerisms, tumors, etc, etc. ...Read more

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Since I take ppi meds for gerd, should I take b-12 & magnesium? Thanks. William

Since I take ppi meds for gerd, should I take b-12 & magnesium? Thanks. William

Not necessarily: With long term use of ppi's, may be worthwhile to check a B12 level after 10-15 yrs of use. Thereay be a rational to check a baseline magnesium level if you have diarrhea or other electrolyte problems. I would not take either supplement unless you knew you were deficient in either. ...Read more

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Tracy age 52 has William's syndrome, has pain just below belly button, when pushing. Last January had colon resection. Was pain free for 6 mos.?

Tracy age 52 has William's syndrome, has pain just below belly button, when pushing. Last January had colon resection. Was pain free for 6 mos.?

Bladder or bowel: It could be fullness of the bladder due to atony. Make sure Tracy is urinating okay.
Could also be issues with bowel obstruction. Even with a colon resection obstruction can happen.
Also, if resection was due to colon cancer it would be good to go in for a repeat exam. ...Read more

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She ran temperature of 100 -102 through the night. Give her 1 teaspoon of Child Advil at 9pm. Another around 11:30pm. Checked her temperature around 5:15 am it was 102. Normally, her doctor Evenly William Neal, prescription for ibuprofen?

She ran temperature of 100 -102 through the night. Give her 1 teaspoon of Child Advil at 9pm. Another around 11:30pm. Checked her temperature around 5:15 am it was 102. Normally, her doctor Evenly William Neal, prescription for ibuprofen?

Incorrect Dosing: Hi, You need to call and speak to your doctor or nurse at the practice. Advil (ibuprofen) is Ibuprofen and should be dosed every 6-8hrs. Please call for advise. - Your dose should be based on weight. Persistent high fevers is a concern, please CALL ASAP. ...Read more

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Any dr read this destroying the myth about testosterone replacement and prostate cancer by abraham morgentaler, md, facs introduction by william fa?

Any dr read this destroying the myth about testosterone replacement and prostate cancer by abraham morgentaler, md, facs introduction by william fa?

Yes: Great book. Morgantaler is the doc when it comes to testosterone. When it comes to testosterone adn prostate cancer all is not what it seems. This is not standard but have a look here http://1.Usa. Gov/n7ggvn ...Read more

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What does barren mean?

What does barren mean?

Generically: Unable to produce fruit, and in the medical sense, unable to produce a pregnancy. ...Read more

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What is gillians barre?

What is gillians barre?

GBS: An ascending paralysis - starts in legs and travels towards head. Can be life threatening. Thought to be viral or autoimmune. ...Read more

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What makes women barren?

What makes women barren?

Many, many, causes!: Congenital (born with), acquired (venereal infection), polycystic ovarian syndrome, idiopathic, autoimmune (anti-sperm antibodies), and many others. Women with infertility should see a fertility specialist for accurate diagnosis. ...Read more

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What is the barrier method?

What is the barrier method?

See below.: The barrier methods of birth control block sperm from entering the uterus. These include the diaphragm, cervical cap, cervical shield, male condom, and female condom and spermicidal foam, sponges, and film. Using a spermicide with a barrier method gives you the best possible barrier method protection. The spermicide kills most of the sperm that enter the vagina. The barrier method then blocks the rest. ...Read more

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What is gillian barre syndrome?

What is gillian barre syndrome?

Autoimmune: An autoimmune disease that attacks the myelin sheaths on your peripheral nerves. Usually starts in feet an ascends. Sometimes starts in the eyes. ...Read more

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What is white willow bark good for?

What is white willow bark good for?

Like aspirin: Its kind of like a natural asprin and some people use it for aches, pains, tension, etc. ...Read more

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Prada willi syndrome. What to expect?

Prader-Willi Syn: Good discussion at wikipedia or uptodate. Com

Learn to spell it as well. ...Read more

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What are the pros of bare metal stents?

What are the pros of bare metal stents?

Less time: Required for dual antiplatelet therapy (plavix (clopidogrel) and aspirin). ...Read more

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What is the Willis-Ekbom disease disease?

What is the Willis-Ekbom disease disease?

Restless Legs: Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS), also known as Willis-Ekbom Disease, is a neurological condition associated with abnormal sensations in the legs. It is estimated that 5% of the general population and as many as 10% of those over the age of 65 have this disorder. Http://www. Hopkinsmedicine. Org/neurology_neurosurgery/centers_clinics/restless-legs-syndrome/what-is-rls/ ...Read more

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What I can do for more batter in my life?

What I can do for more batter in my life?

Be happy: The secret of a happy life.

be happy to yourself, if you are happy and content, the rest of your body will follow.

eat healthy, exercise daily, follow your dream, be kind, be good to your immediate family, to your fiends and neighbors, and the rest of community, love everybody, and everything. Volunteer for a charity
most important thing, follow your dream.
believe that nothing is impossible. ...Read more

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How are gitemans syndrome different from bartters?

How are gitemans syndrome different from bartters?

Genetic loci: Both are renal potassium-wasting syndromes. Bartter's is at NKCC2, the milder Gitelman's at NCC / NCCT / TSC. ...Read more

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What are two major barriers to good mental health?

Mental health: Limited availability of mental health professionals & limited affordability, also the stigma. ...Read more

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What should I do when a dog barks at me? Please help

What should I do when a dog barks at me? Please help

Nothing: Would walk away and ignore. If you have fears re this you should see someone. ...Read more

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Here is my question.. I am oesteopenic (border level)?

Question?: Osteopenia means your bones don't have enough calcium salts (mineral). This is similar but not quite identical to osteoporosis. You need to see your doctor and probably need evaluation by an endocrinologist, since at your age this isn't expected. You should be checked for vitamin d and calcium levels, for starters. Don't delay, you are at increased risk for fractures. ...Read more

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How is gulian barr sydrome contracted and then treated?

How is gulian barr sydrome contracted and then treated?

Immune issues: In gbs, the immune system attacks the covering (myelin sheath) of certain nerves. This causes nerve damage - usually begins to affect the nerves after you've had a viral or bacterial infection. Often it is after an infection of the lungs or stomach and intestines. Gut infection with camphylobactor - can cause this. Rx is with steroids, therapy, pain killers are given. ...Read more

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What are the barriers to exercise and the ways around them?

What are the barriers to exercise and the ways around them?

Personal: Embarrassment that you're not as fit as the gymrats can be overcome by saying, "i'm going to be happy because they're happy, and enjoy the show". They'll respect & help you if and only if they see real effort. Boredom can be overcome by anything from an earphone with music to exploring inner space; the first marathon runner found strength from the "iliad". 1/2 your battle's won already. ...Read more

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What is the symptopms of barren or the one cant produce a baby?

What is the symptopms of barren or the one cant produce a baby?

Usually...: ...the only symptom of infertility is infertility -- women who are fine in every way except they aren't getting pregnant while trying. But sometimes lack of menses, irregular menses, severe acne, and changes in hair growth can point to a hormonal problem that can interfere with conception. ...Read more