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  2. Hi @igotz99problemz great question! Yes it is bad for acid reflux almost as much as it is impolite, although acid reflux can itself cause burping. If frequent burping is a problem you encounter, tr...
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  4. Hi @igotz99problemz this is a very common problem! This can be an indication of over-exertion, sitting for prolonged periods, or insufficient hydration. They can rarely be caused by certain medical...
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  6. Hi @igotz99problemz that is a great question! This really depends on the type of allergy (IgE-mediated, etc) as well as the trigger for your reaction or "allergen". Some pet owners sometimes develo...
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  8. Hi @Rachel this is a common question! Abscesses are like large boils or collections of pus. Ultimately they represent an infection which may require antibiotics or in some cases a procedure to drai...
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  9. What's your Body Mass Index (BMI)? Use our free tool to calculate your BMI and we'll tell you if you're in the healthy range.

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  11. Hi @Rachel thank you for this important question. Aside from a lump detected by a practitioner or the patient themself during breast self exam, other possible symptoms include certain forms of nipp...
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  13. Vocal cord dysplasia is the presence of abnormal cells on the membranes in the throat that constitute the vocal cord organ. This can have several possible causes including smoking and certain virus...
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  15. Hi @WangXiuYing89 thats a great question! Eye care professionals recommend eye checks every 1 to 2 years depending on your background and age. If you experience eye tiredness, headaches after prolo...
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  17. Hi @briantoh, yes you still physically can deadlift, but perhaps the real question is whether you should. If you are hoping for a recovery, and to be able to continue this hobby long term, then you...
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  19. Hi @gerdboss great question! Asthma has many medications including several inhalers. Some of these inhalers work by relaxing smooth muscle, helping to alleviate asthmatic symptoms like wheeze by re...
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  21. Hey @niczyang this is a very common problem! There are lots of possible causes for this, including diseases like allergic rhinitis, and reflux disease or GERD. I would strongly recommend seeing a G...
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  25. GERD in its most severe form can result in cancer. This “precancerous” stage is referred to as Barrets oesophagus. This occurs only in about 5% of patients with severe and prolonged symptoms and he...
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  27. Hi @gerdboss, great question! Heartburn is a burning sensation in the tummy accompanied by reflux of undigested food/sour fluid from the stomach. It has many possible causes and can often be multif...
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  28. What's your Body Mass Index (BMI)? Use our free tool to calculate your BMI and we'll tell you if you're in the healthy range.

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  30. Hi @briantoh this is an interesting question. The best way is to sneeze into a tissue, throw that away, and then wash your hands immediately. Some individuals like to gradually fold and re-use thei...
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