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kylaheide California
I was [b]bulimic[/b].  Then I almost died because the fork I was using to purge got caught... More
Marcellnskooz California
Run this over and over in your brain: It topic shouldn't be discussed in polite company. I mean... More
Kds California
I am a Speech Language Pathologist. I work for the Anchorage School District.  I work... More
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markrader25 Tucson, Arizona
Growing up with a speech or hearing impediment can be tough. That is why I became a speech... More

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Swallows and more swallows by Ruth K. Patient Expert Barn Swallow Mosquito season has not yet arrived but there are many flying insects on the surfaces of local ponds, swamps and rivers. There seems to be an abundance of swallows around this year...
I Hate Swallowing Pills and Vitamins.. by Stephanie B. I would like to take vitamins more consistently but I have had a problem swallowing pills ever since I was a little girl. I am OK swallowing the small ones, but I can't swallow those big horse pills. Unfortunately...
infections.  However, it's unlikely (not impossible) for a tooth to cause any (heart) issues if swallowed...
Swallow That Anger by Swati S. Sometimes, a good way to reduce stress is to simply not get provoked. A difficult thing to do, but sometimes it is worth it. There are times when we get angry over a situation that is really not that important, for exam
You need to see a doctor to have possible physical causes checked, Amanda. However, I suspect this is a psychological problem, not a physical one. If so, your doctor will be able to advise you on the treatment options. Best
Salt on any open wound hurts & burns.  Open wounds can also bleed.  Perhaps the red bumps are viral in nature, in which case antibiotics wouldn't do you any good.  Or perhaps you have strep throat?  In that case, you do need
More likely than not, overgrowth of the little bumps on the tongue's surface has led to the discoloration.  The sores & blisters are more concerning for an (auto)immune disorder.  I suggest that you see your dentist for prope
Well Poligrip will hold dentures in place tightly, but I'm not sure what it will do to the internal organs of your dog. I am hoping you got your dog to your veterinarian right away. You can call the Animal Poison Hotline also
There could be some irritation in her pharynx area from that activity.  However, if she didn't cough a lot or start gagging, she probably didn't aspirate anything into her larynx and windpipe.  As long as there isn't somethi
Many swallows at the 106th South Tunnel by Allen Patient ExpertHealth Maven A flock of swallows have chosen the tunnel under 106th South as their new neighborhood. If you look closely at the openings in the nests, you can see the beaks of swallows that are in the nests...

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