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I have received conflicting info from docs about safety of taking phytoestrogens over long period as a young health female. Where can I find research?

I have received conflicting info from docs about safety of taking phytoestrogens over long period as a young health female. Where can I find research?

Resources: Here are some resources: http://www. Ncbi. Nlm. Nih. Gov/m/pubmed/15702593/
And: http://www. Ncbi. Nlm. Nih. Gov/m/pubmed/12747219/? i=3&from=/15702593/related
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Young Health (Overview)

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Does taking powdered creatine affect young teen health?

Do not take creatine: Creatine as a supplement has been purported to increase speed and strength in the young athlete. It has been shown to have only a very modest benefit for short bursts of activity but there is great concern about the potential for kidney damage as a result of its use. There are no long-term studies to show that its use is safe. Student athletes should not use it. ...Read more

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Does taking powdered creatine monohydrate affect young teen health?

Does taking powdered creatine monohydrate affect young teen health?

It can!: Creatine supplementation is safest when used after puberty. Young bodies are still developing and are more susceptible for to strain and injury while using creatine supplements. They are also at a higher risk of kidney damage if they use it on a consistent basis. Teens may not use creatine responsibly and use should be closely monitored by an adult if used at all. ...Read more

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Why am I'm tired all the time (started months ago). Tiredness all day. I'm active, drink lots of water, eat good, young, good health. Depression?

Why am I'm tired all the time (started months ago). Tiredness all day. I'm active, drink lots of water, eat good, young, good health. Depression?

Tired: Yes, depression can give you symptoms of fatigue. However, you should see your doctor for a full physical and blood work to include a full blood count and test for thyroid function ...Read more

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If I have my babies young, will my health be better or worse later?

If I have my babies young, will my health be better or worse later?

Too many factors: There is no "one size fits all" answer to that question. P{regnancies in the very young (before 18) and the later in life (after 32) are frought with many health issues that may adversely affect the infant and the mother. ...Read more

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Is it unhealthy to have five children in eight years for a young woman with no health conditions? First four were all natural deliveries.

Is it unhealthy to have five children in eight years for a young woman with no health conditions? First four were all natural deliveries.

Birth: This is a question for her OB. All pregnancies have risks to health and can have complications for the pregnant woman. ...Read more

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Hi I am a 26yo female with 3 young children and fair health history but over the years I have had some things happen in my life that I don't really understand for example the 1st and only major health obstacle I had to encounter was in 2002 I was 17yo an

Hi I am a 26yo female with 3 young children and fair health history but over the years I have had some things happen in my life that I don't really understand for example the 1st and only major health obstacle I had to encounter was in 2002 I was 17yo an

I: I am sorry that you are under all of this stress from the worry of this. I am glad you had your glucose tested. With your health history, you should be closely establish both with an internal medicine physician and a gynecologist to be followed in the future. It is good that you are keeping a close eye on your health. I think you will most likely be fine but with your history it is better to be careful. ...Read more

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Hi I have a chill due to weather conditions and I would like to know roughly how long it will last I am a healhy young person with no health problems?

Hi I have a chill due to weather conditions and I would like to know roughly how long it will last I am a healhy young person with no health problems?

Usually: If you get a chill due to the weather it usually resolves once you get into a warm and dry environment. If you are really cold it can take up to an hour to warm up. ...Read more

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What kinds of things can affect the mental health of young people?

What kinds of things can affect the mental health of young people?

Relationships: First and foremost, relationships, or lack thereof. Peer pressure, poor parenting, ignorance, poverty, lack of good schooling, fears of what awaits them in adulthood, drugs, and many others. ...Read more

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Metabolic diseases vs auto-immune in fit, health-conscious young female... Is there a way to better guide docs to do the right study w/broad symptoms?

Metabolic diseases vs auto-immune in fit, health-conscious young female... Is there a way to better guide docs to do the right study w/broad symptoms?

No: Please forgive my frankness. Cookbook is better than no-book in diagnosing disease, but not much better. We refer to "vague" symptoms and wait until either there's a clearly abnormal physical finding or clearly abnormal lab, or someone clever picks up one of the ~40 "tough calls" that range from fibromyalgia to porphyria to sleep apenea to carbon monoxide from a faulty home heater. ...Read more

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I'm young. Is drinking really bad for my health?

I'm young. Is drinking really bad for my health?

Not necessarily.: Drinking alcohol in moderation has proven positive health effects. Drinking alcohol in 'excess' can be deadly. I would discuss the type, frequency, amount etc. With your physician so they can guide you. ...Read more

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How can music affect the health of a young child?

How can music affect the health of a young child?

Positive stimulation: Music has been shown to be helpful in childhood development. Pleasant auditory sensations stimulate brain chemicals that help influence growth and development.
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What is the best tea for overall health of an active young woman?

What is the best tea for overall health of an active young woman?

GanoTea SOD: Sod stands for super oxide dismutase. This molecule destroys one million free radicals per second every second making this the most powerful I have found. Red rooibos is a mild antioxidant tea combination. Get it from www. Docshealthycoffee. Com you can drink it hot; or cold I usually put 5 bags into a gallon of water flavored stevia makes a wonderful additon especially apricot nectar. ...Read more

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How to tell if I have hurt my health from drinking at such a young age?

How to tell if I have hurt my health from drinking at such a young age?

Possibly: Alcohol can harm health. I don't know your particulars but please see your physician if you are concerned about alcohol related medical problems. ...Read more