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Physical pain is a part of life. We all experience it, whether a scrape on the knee or a broken bone, receptors in our bodies sent pain signals all the way from our extremities to our brains. Here you might ask and answer questions about unexplained pain, what it could mean, and what to do about it.
Stop having unprotected sex if you don't want to become pregnant. I don't know that burning in your stomach is a sign of pregnancy, but sensitive breasts are a sign. But that can also be a sign of your period coming. Wait until you are at least a day late and then take a home test. If you are still …
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I have had 3 kids & 10 epidural's all together & the back pain is coming from that. The doctor should have told you that getting an epidural could cause back pains in your future. After my 1st child I had back pains up to a year later.  
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I currently have an abscessed tooth. I had horrible pains, so bad I almost went to the hospital. It almost felt like a serious migrane, the next day the pain was more concentrated to my back tooth. there was minor swelling around the tooth and my lymph gland was sore to the touch. Go to the dentist …
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If it is deep pain (inside the skull), it could be a migraine. If it can be relieved with a recommended dose of over-the-counter medicine, it probably is not a migraine, and should be discussed with your doctor if it persists.If it is shallow or just under the skin, it usually ends up being muscular…
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Chronic torment has numerous diverse implications in medication. Generally, the qualification between intense and incessant ache has depended upon a discretionary interim of time from onset; the two generally normally utilized markers being 3 months and 6 months since the launch of agony. How to r…
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Yes you can. However, it depends on how bad the injury is and how long it's been since the accident. You can't BS this stuff - if you try, you'll get hit with a fraud suit faster than your pain will go away. Since you reported pain at the outset, regardless of whether or not you originally saw a do…
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Arthritis is not curable at this stage. However, there are things that can help such as dietary changes. You might also want to try some herbal remedies or homeopathic remedies for natural pain relief. The major considerations are diet and lifestyle non phamcological treatment is: dietary changesres…
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%DETAILS% My son is 7 and he was on his forth day of the medicine. We were at his soccer game and he began complaining of chest pains. We called his Doctor and he said it was highly unlikely that the medicine would be causing this. He could not give us a reason for the pains though and the child …
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Pain throughout the bodyThere are many and various illnesses which could cause such pain. I can appreciate your anxiety about your mother, but finding a diagnosis may not be the answer to your worriesI have personal experience of investigations and tests over a period of 10 years. Through internet r…
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I had two heel spurs, one in each heel. I suffered terribly for about 5 years, and I worked in a hospital ?.. No- one knew about these at the time I was in pain, till I bought two Orthotics half way ones, and used them every-time I was on my feet. It took about three months for the pain to go. The h…
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It is important that you see a health care professional (doctor or nurse practitioner) to have this assessed, if it persists. The suggestions below from WikiAnswers users are simply suggestions, and there are many other possibilities; if you want a proper diagnosis, you need to be examined. Vascular…
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The uterus is a muscle that tightens and relaxes which can cause jabbing or cramp-like pain.
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Give it a few days to go away. Next time try different positions with your body and your mouth so you don't get so tired. You can also try heat packs and some ibuprofen or asprin, if it's that bad. Cold packs might work too, but I think heat would be better.
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IT could be a lot of things. Is he hitting your cervical wall? How rough is he? The position you're in? You might want to take an ibuprofen before hand, and try something different or simple in bed. if the problem still persist you might want to ask your OBGYN. A real good orgasm could. Believe me…
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Answer It could be IBS. I have it and it hurts pretty bad. It feels like someone is reaching into my belly and squeezing my uterus area. Also, I get it alot when I'm stressed out. When all else fails, call your doctor, they're there for a reason. Endometriosis...
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A lot of women get lower back pain during their period and don't have endometriosis. During menstruation, the womb has to contract in order for the uterus lining to be pushed out of the vagina (similar to, but not as severe as, labour contractions). Because certain muscles are being used more stren…
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Jen, you need to get that area x-rayed by a dentist. I was an RDA in an oral surgery office for many years. It could be anything from eroded or thin enamel to an abcess or anything in between. If the GUM is sore, it could just be you slipped with your toothbrush. Maybe it's tartar or calculus. Does…
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well you should exersize and keep away from pop because pop prduces cramps..hope this helps and drink alot of water to stay fresh:)  well you should exersize and keep away from pop because pop prduces cramps..hope this helps and drink alot of water to stay fresh:)
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quite a hard one to be honest. try full range endurance exercises when you do 15-25 repetitions of them but on a light weight. u will tone the muscle. but takes time. triceps are a hard muscle to train and there are 3 heads of a tricep muscle. try isometric exercise. i.e holding wall pressup. as if …
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Personally, I have gone through the same thing over the years. I am 16 years old and have battled a mixture of bulemia and compulsive overeating since I was 11. I understand that it is hard, but in the end, WHAT DOSEN'T KILL US MAKES US STRONGER. Always remember that. If this person does not contact…
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dehydration......... drink lots of water & the aches & pains will go awayl   Aches and pains are certainly symptoms of a hangover. There are many more symptoms, have a look at: http://www.drinkfocus.com/hangovers/symptoms.php
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Hello there are several reasons for this but number one is heart problems. But wait you can also have a asthma attack and have pain in the chest to , and last but not least a anxiety attack will also cause pain in the chest. But do remember that heart pain will also have pain down one arm are the ot…
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Answer If you needed a D&C and didn't have one, then yes it will cause upper stomach pains along with sickness, dizziness (possible fainting), severe pains and a discharge. If you need a D&C go and get one done now! If you don't you are putting your reproductive organs at risk of a severe…
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Answer I have pain in my right side under my breast. It comes from my Gall Bladder. I take Lecithin and it helps me. If you are having indigestion also that may be you problem. My pain sometimes hurts all through my chest but mostly in the right upper side.
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Answer First i would get a physical and then STD test ANSWER I don't think it would be quite that ^ bad. If you've never had a period before you are probabley about to start. If you have had one before.....whatever. You should know your symptoms by now.And maybe your pregnate.Maybe you just hav…
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I am not sure exactly what nerves innervate the back, but I would assume that it could definitely refer to the abdomen.
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It is NOT appendicitis - if it were you wouldn't be able to submit the question because you'd be dead from a ruptured appendix after a few days, so disregard the previous answer. The most likely cause is a disk herniation in the lower lumbar area. Disk nerve compression frequently causes pa…
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BothYou will lose WEIGHT in lean tissue and water without losing fat, so technically...you're still fat! When you start to eat again you gain weight to replace what you the lean tissue that you lost.LOOK never ever starve urself its not health. trust me .i mean you will lose weight but once you star…
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Trimming a Rooster's Spurs Yes you most certainly can! Be sure not to cut them too short and cause bleeding. If you aren't sure, a vet should be able to show you how to do it. Before you start, it is very important to make sure you are holding him tightly enough so that he won't move when you're cu…
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Usually we start with prescribing anti-inflammatory medication (or you can take over the counter ibuprofen, Alleve, etc.) and recommend wearing tighter fitting underwear, such as briefs or a jock-strap. If the pain continues or becomes severe, it's important to see a physician to make sure a varicoc…
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Answer where I live In Pa its $ 90.00 dollars As an Emergency Physician, I would tell you that one would need to know a lot more about the visit. If you mean a sore throat of a routine nature, roughly $120 for the hospital and the physicians bill would be about $90. Sound like a lot ? Bear in min…
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You should get the vet to check it out just in case, but if it is a cyst it shouldn't hurt your cat, you have the choice to get it removed, but wether or not you do it won't hurt it.
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What many people call rheumatism is more likely referred to as arthritis, There are more then 100 different varieties of arthritis however the three main varieties are, Osteoarthritis, Rheumatoid arthritis and gouty arthritis.Rheumatoid arthritis also referred to as inflammatory arthritis is an immu…
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Consult your doctor before taking any medication since they know your medical history best although most will approve Tylenol non aspirin if the pain is too bad that Tylenol isn't gonna help get to your doctor and see what they can do for you and what kind of pain is it I might be able to suggest so…
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Well according to the different symptoms that you have described it sounds like your sinuses are congested. You see what happens when your sinuses are congested, they actually create pressure in your head that can even cause facial pain, tooth ache like pain and frontal headaches. In cases where the…
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Yes. I had the same thing happen to me. I was checked for a hernia by four separate doctors (not fun), had my prostate checked (even less fun), and was told flat out that they had no idea what was wrong with me. I stopped taking Strattera, and the problem went away almost immediately, along with a …
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The pain of appendicitis classically is difficult to localize initially, typically centering around the umbilicus. This is accompanied by anorexia, low grade fevers, nausea, and malaise. This generalized pain may last for variable amounts of time, depending on the progression of disease. This genera…
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Testicular Pain Sometimes testicles can be sensitive from time to time. This is normal and really nothing to worry about. It's just the the testicles are hypersensitive sometimes for some reason, one I'm not sure of. To cure it? Well a cure would be to take a pain killer, such as Tylenol or ibuprofe…
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No, not as long as you aren't using it like a hemp rope! Flossing is excellent for getting the food away from the gum and also from between the teeth. Take it slow and easy! Also, when brushing use a SOFT tooth bush (electric tooth brushes should be used only 3 - 4 times a week) and take gentle cir…
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Answer You might have pulled your muscle. One of your lats runsfrom your waste up to your shoulder and then connects with your neck muscle. Try stretching or go have a deep muscle massage. Or try taking a HOT bath with a lavander, chamomile bath salt. (Found at walgreens). Repeat any of these as …
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Answer antibiotics Answer The above is true. When you have decay in a tooth and you let it go too long it begins to affect the nerve and air also can get in through the cavity and that's what causes the pain. Depending on how bad the tooth is your dentist MAY put you on antibiotics, but gener…
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Answer http://www.ovarianoverview.com/ This could mean that you have an ovarian cyst. Visit this website that I found very useful in aiding me with information on my ovarian cyst.
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Answer Yes... About as well as water beds do. The weight is distributed more evenly due to the lack of certain bony areas supporting greater weight on said points. Also, make sure you get one that has cool foam.
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Chicken Pain Chickens are electrocuted or the heads removed in the 'civil" world. We would think that anything would feel some pain if the brain is not shut down. Major trauma kills instantly, but your brain has to receive the message to die before it can die. If a knife is sharp enough, the chicken…
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It sounds a whole lot like Rheumatoid Arthritis, sometimes called RA. Google it and see if your symptoms are similar and if they are, see a doctor or RA specialist immediately. Quick intervention is key to stopping joint deterioration before it causes permanent damage and eventually deformation of t…
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How can I stop vomiting ? I drank strong juice from health food store plus took several zinc tabs-- trying to treat cold and fever
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Answer Its very unlikely. It takes 14 days AFTER sex until your body realizes its actually pregnant. So symptoms will occur 2-8 weeks after conception not 3 days after. It is possible though. Once fertilization occurs, the fertilized egg remains in the fallopian tube for 3 days. It then enters …
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Answer I believe in most cases when you are experiencing any type of noticeable chest pain or pain that radiates to the left arm; you should seek immediate medical attention.
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I work in radiology and have had several women come in who have had their tubes tied, or burnt, and were found to be pregnant! It is definatly possible! I guess that over time there is a possiblility that the tubes can actually grow back together. Big bummer for most women and men. Also with Vasecto…
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Root canals can and are done without anesthetic if a tooth is known to be dead. This can usually be determined *before* the root canal is started. To answer your question, if a tooth is dead and asymptomatic, you may be able to have the procedure without anesthetic but the main reason would be to av…
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Muscle strain. Often caused by exertion such as lifting weights. Possibly from whiplash.
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Knee pain is a symptom of many different diseases and conditions. Short-term knee pain may be the result of excess stress on the knee. Possible causes of knee pain include:Arthritis. Osteoarthritis (joint degeneration), http://www.answers.com/topic/rheumatoid-arthritis (joint inflammation), and http…
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Fiorinal is a combination of aspirin, caffeine and butalbital. The aspirin is a pain reliever and anti-inflammatory. The Butalbital is a barbiturate that relaxes the muscle contractions of a tension headache and the caffeine is a CNS stimulant.
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Your body makes you feel pain to alert you that something is wrong by sending a message to your brain. FOR EXAMPLE: You put your hand in a fire and the cells send a message to your brain saying "Hey Stupid! Get your hand out of the fire! It'll burn you very very badly!" Your brain gets the message a…
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Arthritis as well as chondromalacia.
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There are a range of available treatment to treat SI joint pain such as Radiofrequency neurotomy, Lumbar discography and also certain foods. There are 4 exercises, a combination of which, can greatly improve sacroiliac joint movement and relieve or eliminate pain if done regularly. 1. Kneeling on …
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yep, that's a common normal pregnancy symptom. i had it but did some excercises and fortunately they dissappered.u need to streghthen your pelvic muscles.this is what you do:1. stand up, relax your shoulders2. push your pelvic bone forward3. then push your pelvic bone back4. do it everyday - morning…
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loss of flow of blood, constricted arteries
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Most people experience pain or discomfort with a foley.It can be due to it being too large for your urethra,even being too small can cause discomfort as they "Rattle".Any tension on the cath can cause discomfort.If a cath is proving to troublesome you could have it changed for a different size or …
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eat fruit
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If its a minor pain then heat and Motrin will help. Somatics exercises are simple, easy lazy movements where we get the brain to release held muscular tension and stress. Many people find a TENS machine very good for back pain. .
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The word "strain" implies that there was an excess amount of force placed on the nerve and it was injured as a result. With a strain, one must rest the area for at least a week or longer depending on the amount of strain. Immediate application of ice within the first 12 hours would be appropriat…
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pain in muscles or joints sometimes experienced by children and often attributed to rapid growth
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emotional pain is born by hard love and/or social problems such as divorce of parents or any other problem but the best way to relief this emotional pain is to know where does it come from and what are conditions that make the person feel it or so simple the person can visit a psychologist and the p…
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Answer It could be a tendon problem (not enough exercise) and possibly a lack of calcium in your diet. See your doctor and perhaps you can see a physio therapist to help with this. I had the problem that when I was driving, I had paind in my right knee. for few years I tried the orthoped but wit…
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Never use a site like this for answers that are critical to health. See a health care provider for those kinds of answers. Any suggestion you get here must be suspect since anyone could have written it.
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Answer It is almost never the piercing procedure that is painful, unless it is an extreme piercing such as a mandible, clavical, chest or extreme genital piercing. To reduce pain after the procedure Ibuprofin or the like will reduce swelling and also help with pain. Aside from that you can't do m…
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You shouldn't, it is not normal. However it is quite common. it is caused by the hormone progesterone relaxing the ligaments and muscles so the joints move more than when not pregnant. It is the same hormone which causes the relaxation resulting in heartburn and constipation.It usually starts in the…
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the only way to know for sure would be if you go get a blood test and talk to your doctor. the blood test will determine the level of h.g.c (pregnancy hormone) the normal level is 5.0. if your period was especially heavy that could be another sign, passing pieces of what appear to be skin like chunk…
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Yes. That is normal actully. You can have menstrual pains up to 7 days. :)
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Yes! I have ovarian cysts and I've had them for quite a while. After numerous hospital visits and an ovarian cyst discovery, they attributed my lower right flank pain to them. It never fails that when my cycle comes around and the cysts start bursting, my right flank starts up again. I manage with M…
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If it's on you side,it could be kidneys,if it's your back,i'm not sure what it could be,if abdomen in the lower part i think it could be appendix,please go see a doctor asap! Hope this helps:)
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Maybe because his fingers are big , he has sharp nails or your vagina is still tight
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I go about 1/16th to 3/32 of an inch,if you go any deeper you will cause severe scar tissue and a whole lot of pain to your customer!
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An undetected and unruptured aneurysm could cause this pressure as could such things as stress resulting in jaw clenching. I have heard this can be related to visual migraine without pain also. Have there been any visual disturbances?
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i was diagnosed august 25 and after many different antibiotics and it is still just as bad as the day i left the hospita l
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I can't think of a reason why she would not feel any pain delievering. Christ is the Son of God and He felt all our pains. Why not Mary the mother of Christ?Catholic answer:The Catholic Church teaches that Mary, because of her unique position as the Mother of Jesus and the way in which she conceived…
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Answer You're depressed. I've had those feelings for years. Answer As the above poster said it's depression and well over 75% of Americans have depression in various degrees at least once in their life. After 9/11 the stats jumped higher. Please remember that ALL humans have sad times in thei…
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The brain itself is what makes you feel pain. However, the brain itself does not have pain receptors itself. This is why patients can be conscious during neurosurgeries.
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Berg winds are very hot and dry winds, they do not typically cause aches and pains. Berg winds have been known to cause structural damages.
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It might be that you didnt stretch before you did a excerisve. just take a hot shower and if it doesn't help go to the doctors (:
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This may be a case of pancreatitis or swollen pancreas. Does the pain in the bottom left side get worse when you push on the pancreas? (Upper right/middle quadrant) Do not drink alcohol or take drugs.
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OK. I used to be a 260 pound 15 year old who decided to start exercising and jog. I am now a 19 year old long distance sprinter who just received my letter of acception to the next Olympics as a long distance sprinter. When i was 16-18 i ran 9 miles a day 7 days a week in 40 minutes with a no fat di…
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Answer not really, its a result of the stomach shrinking. either that or you just dont feel it anymore because its always there...
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Is Pain Tolerance Easier To Cope With When You Get Older? In some cases yes, but not all. Some people have a low threshold to pain throughout their lives, but when they get older they've had so many aches and pains they've had to get use too that they basically go 'oh well' and live with it. …
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Some things that cause shoulder pain are:StressAnxietyToo much running around/exercise (I know that sounds weird)Some people are born with it, some people it comes upon, as you know.Sometimes it comes with changes in your body.SUGARWHEATDAIRYthere are some allergenic reasons.
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it depends on how they were raised and the gentics they recived from their parents duribilty traits
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Yes, some spicy foods can cause your neuropathy to flare up. Other things that can flare your neuropathy include gluten, refined grains, added sugars, and saturated fat.
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Please see your dentist for a permanent solution; a temporary way to ease the pain is with simple pain medicine, or a numbing solution such as Orajel or Anbesol. Also, avoid very hot and cold foods/liquid, which can irritate the tooth. I am a "Road Warrior" and at times when I cannot get to a den…
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First of all, if all regular blood examinations are normal and the pain did not came on very acute [ within a day or so] and there is no logical explanation for these pains [overdoing things] then check blood levels of 25[OH]D which is vitamin D and also levels of vitamin B12.
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There are 2 reasons people usually ask this question - they've been given an anti-depressant drug, or they're in a formal pain program and have been referred to a shrink or LCSW. If you've been prescribed an anti-depressant, it's not because your doctor suddenly thinks you're nuts or the pain is in…
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I just put two new speakers in today. They are 6x8. The depth is 2 1/2". The screws are spaced 4" and 5" apart on the sides. ALSO - the speakers will have a mesh grill over them. If you recover speakers from an older Explorer or other Ford at a salvage/junk yard...then make sure you get them from an…
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It could be appendicitis. The appendix is a small, tube-like organ attached to the first part of the large intestine, also called the colon. It is located in the lower right area of the abdomen. It has no known function. A blockage inside of the appendix causes appendicitis. The blockage leads to in…
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Schmorl's Nodes Schmorl's nodes are protrusions of the cartilage of the intervertebral disc through the vertebral body endplate and into the adjacent vertebra. [1] 1. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Schmorl%27s_nodes
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Answer: There are alot of variants which will probably effect the outcome of a cystoscopy, (general or local anaesthetic, rigid or bendy cystoscope), but I will give my experience of having a cystoscopy yesterday under general anaesthetic (I also had a urethral stretch so my symptoms may be worse du…
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A sip of milk helps so doe's a taste of salt, also, the removal of your tongue. And neck. And generally the rest of your anatomy.
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The food you just ate
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Plants can not feel pain Plants can react to stimuli, but they have no central nervous system, so they cannot feel pain. Studies have been done on plants by reputable sources e.g. The Smithsonian, but they have merely showed plants reacting to sunlight, drugs, and various stimuli. There are no…
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