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Health Headlines - September 24 by Meredy Registered NurseHealth Maven major. This type is extremely rare, and women carrying fetuses with this form of thalassemia have a high... minor (trait), intermedia, and major (Cooley's anemia). A person who carries the beta-thalassemia gene...
Major Depressive Episode DSM Criteria Major Depressive Disorder by Untreatable .. Patient Expert Major Depressive Disorder features one or more major depressive episodes that last at least two weeks in length. Major Depressive Episode A) Five (or more) of the following symptoms...
Major Daily, Major BooBoos by Anthony R. Patient Expert OMG! This was actually published in Manila Bulletin (one of the Philippines' major broadsheets) the day after the historic 9-hour funeral march for Former President Cory Aquino - known as the mother...
Major Depressive Disorder or Normal Sadness? by Jason Schwartz, LMSW Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven An important question in the new issue of Psychiatric Times: A diagnosis of MDD is warranted, according to DSM, when a patient has at least 5 of 9 specified symptoms for at least 2 weeks, and the 5 symptoms include either
The Three Major Elements of Exercise by Donna W. Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven A well balanced exercise program needs to include three major areas of fitness: Resistance or... or using weight machines twice a week. All the major muscle groups of the legs, abdomen, arms, chest...
In many jurisdictions possessing benzodiazepines without a prescription is illegal. You can be arrested. Thank you, Ian, for the clear description of the differences. ER was prescribed to me by error and I wanted to know the
It can happen and isn't unusual if the person is less active and less involved with their ordinary activities. (For example, not working and therefore sitting around in front of the tv, snacking more than usual and exercisin
This question can only be answered after a physician and dentist have examined you.  But the teeth and gums are at the start of your digestive tract and if they cannot begin to process yo ur food, you will have problems. Do
Yes, it may be anxiety. If the usual medical tests have drawn a blank then it is highly likely it is. This doesn't mean it is all in your head. Anxiety can produce real physical symptoms, it is just that the cause isn't phys
I want to purchase with my own funds a battery powered wheel chair. My doctor thinks I might lose the use of my legs.    I don't agree. So I'd like to know, if it is knowable, what is the percentage of folks using such a w

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Introduction ... ll be the most severe form of alpha thalassemia, known as alpha thalassemia major. Infants with this condition are unable to pro ... » Read on