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    BoxingRoo. I wish you would read my original...

    BoxingRoo. I wish you would read my original reply. I don't think alternative therapies are "necessary." I think they are complementary. I use them. But I don't believe after 17 years in practice...
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    Wow BoxingRoo - you're a genius - sounds like my...

    Wow BoxingRoo - you're a genius - sounds like my own answer but without any new information, except for the astronauts going into space... So how much of the capsule? How much of the root? When?...
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    Hey BoxingRoo, just interested to know what you...

    Hey BoxingRoo, just interested to know what you the think 'the ways of Hippocrates' are?
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    How is my response allopathic? And who "lived...

    How is my response allopathic? And who "lived longer?" The people that died of influenza, whooping cough, plague, post-polio syndrome? What practical answer would you offer for the 40% of patients...
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    J-9 is absolutely right. On what basis could...

    J-9 is absolutely right. On what basis could anyone diagnose themselves without clinical training? The simplest explanations are the most likely ones. I am curious about the statement 'antibiotics...
  6. Question: Hippa Violation

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    I'm not legally qualified but if you have notes...

    I'm not legally qualified but if you have notes made at the time this happened, I would definitely seek a legal opinion about that as I don't think they can just tell everyone about your medical...
  7. Question: Is it possible

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    In a committed relationship friends have to take...

    In a committed relationship friends have to take a back seat. Whatever puts your partner in second place, is kept secret or might make them feel insecure is going to have consequences. An obviously...
  8. Question: Hippa Violation

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    It is an invasion of privacy if the questions are...

    It is an invasion of privacy if the questions are asked in front of another employee. It is also poor leadership and bad management. If and only if, your medical condition directly affects your job...
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    Is this a homework question or something?...

    Is this a homework question or something? Obviously the role of men has changed dramatically. From the medieval times (1500 & 1600's) men had all the financial and social power. Women were an...
  10. There aree a few things to consider. Is this his...

    There aree a few things to consider. Is this his first offence? What admissions if any did he make to the police? What is the evidence for the offences? If it is a first offence then it is highly...
  11. Question: Chem trails.

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    Has anyone though they might be caused by simple...

    Has anyone though they might be caused by simple condensation from the jet engines? You know, like in sciencec class at junior high school level and lower? Hot exhaust gases from a combustion engine...
  12. Because the answers given were inadequate and...

    Because the answers given were inadequate and lacking in detail. There was also no indication anywhere that the question was "closed." Is that OK with you?
  13. GeekyFlyGirl is correct. The suffixes and...

    GeekyFlyGirl is correct. The suffixes and abbreviations scored on the tablets refer to the manufacturer and sometimes a serial number used to distinguish and identify the compound. SAN could be...
  14. Well, we don't really need to. The engineering...

    Well, we don't really need to. The engineering required to get to the sea bottom would be much more challenging than getting to the moon. I'm open minded about this and happy to be corrected but if...
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    JBeacaire is right! And I've done something...

    JBeacaire is right! And I've done something illegal now haven't I? I was quite thoughtless about all that so thanks for the post. There have been some successful prosecutions over illegal downloads...
  16. Question: Sleeping pills

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    Agreed with the previous post that mentioned...

    Agreed with the previous post that mentioned Melatonin and Valerian and the sleep cycle summary above. You could try a weak antihistamine - these are often found in brands like Benadryl - or those...
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    In some countries it is known as complementary...

    In some countries it is known as complementary medicine and many general physicians - up to 30% in 2004 - are able and willing to recommend it with or instead of a prescription medicine. But do you...
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    There was a program about this on Mythbusters a...

    There was a program about this on Mythbusters a few weeks ago. I had always thought that hyoscine patches and Stugeron (cinnarizine) tabs were the ultimate seasickness preventer and cure. You know...
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    All the previous posts offer excellent advice and...

    All the previous posts offer excellent advice and you would do well to take some of not all the suggestions made. Body image for your age group is possibly the most important influence of social...
  20. Question: I can't sleep

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    This is just awful and being unable to fall...

    This is just awful and being unable to fall asleep can be the precursor to many health problems. I can't know what it is like to have had a traumatic experience like yours. I am curious though as to...
  21. Question: Bumb behind ear

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    Lumps behind the ear, on the margin between the...

    Lumps behind the ear, on the margin between the head and the neck proximal to the angle of the jaw are more likely to be swollen lymph nodes. If they are lymph nodes then your immune system is busy...
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    I think the priority in this case is to manage...

    I think the priority in this case is to manage the anxiety first. The previous post is quite right, latex allergies are common and STD's present with more spectacular symptoms than just irritation of...
  23. Question: Bump on penis

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    I agree with the previous post. Just get to a...

    I agree with the previous post. Just get to a doctor as soon as you can. It could be anything from an insect bite to an allergic reaction or more. The "more" depends on how sexually active and/or...
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    Cellulite doesn't exist in the human body. It's...

    Cellulite doesn't exist in the human body. It's something the fashion industry invented to identify subcutaneous fat so things could be marketed to reduce it. There is no such things as 'spot...
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    Some songs can be quite large files and you can...

    Some songs can be quite large files and you can check to see how large the song file is before trying to send it. Even zipping up a music or movie file won't reduce the size much as a feature of a...
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    Poor compliance on the part of the patient is a...

    Poor compliance on the part of the patient is a problem with resistance too, so make sure if you have been prescribed this medicine; that you take it properly and follow the doctor's instructions to...
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    I've just read your post again and if your son is...

    I've just read your post again and if your son is on a nebuliser then the asthma may be unstable. Stick with the Combivent, please! Eczema is evidence of general atopy so your son, like me; has...
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    I'm not sure why you want an alternative in the...

    I'm not sure why you want an alternative in the first place because the Combivent is very good and one of the few inhaled combinations that opens the airways and keeps them open. Before these asthma...
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    Sometimes you may need something called...

    Sometimes you may need something called pseudoephedrine to help shrink mucous membranes lining the sinuses of the head and face. They come in tablet form and are more often combined with cold and flu...
  30. These lumps are a real nuisance, can be very...

    These lumps are a real nuisance, can be very painful and you can relax because it is very common. First of all you may need to see a doctor who will probably prescribe a mild antibiotic called...
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    As you know you must never feed dogs or cats...

    As you know you must never feed dogs or cats cooked bones. They evolved eating raw bones. If your dog is not showing any signs of discomfort or other symptoms then all you can do is wait. But right...
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