What does it mean when a tampon hurts?

There are a few possible explanations for pain during tampon use.Pain when inserting tampons:Lack of relaxationThe vagina is a muscular tube so if you're tense the vaginal muscles will tense, thus causes the walls of the vagina to clench together and thus make the vaginal canal narrower. If a

Why do we suffer from a headache when we sleep too much?

I'm going to bet that many of you have a similar problem to that which I've been suffering from over the past several years.For the majority of my life, I've been plagued with Allergies and Sinus issues (Infections, Headaches, etc).I too began

How do they test for sleep deprivation?

There are questionnaires that test the amount of daytime sleepiness you have like this one: Sleep Disorder Evaluation Tool This is only a very short test, there are more thorough ones.Often people with sleep apnea have sleep deprivation. This can be directly tested in a sleep laboratory. Sleep study - Wikipedia

What are the most amazing upcoming technological advances in medicine?

well in the near future your looking at complete regeneration of any tissue via controlled stem cells produced by an artificial organ, theres 3D biological printers capable of generating organs and designed biological tissues or organs including bones, there neuro-electrical inductor coils capable of

Do cell phones cause cancer?

No. While Robert Rister correctly notes that cancer is multifactorial the energy in the radio waves is not sufficient to damage DNA which is the key underlying event in all cancers.Here's what the Mayo Clinic has to say on it: Cellphones and cancer: What's the risk?When a

Is baby oil safe to use as a lubricant?

Due To Chemicals Present In Baby Oil, It May Affect You Getting Pregnant.Even The Same For Coconut Oil. You Can Try With Virgin Pure Coconut Oil.But The Safest And Best Is The NATURAL LUBRICANT : SALIVA Which Has Zero Problems, No Side Effects, No Risks In It.

Why most of the doctors not happy with their profession?

Well, not most of them though , few of them are unsatisfied. Since it is the most noble and pioneer profession worldwide which everybody does not deserve serving humankind. Compromising desires and fantasies for other's sake is not so easy for everyone. Sometime

At what age can a kid do a situp?

So this is a really interesting question that I'm asking myself all the time.  My toddler is 18 months old and every since he was born, I've been curious about his abdominal development.  Early on, he seemed to have (from my very naive eye) Diastasis recti -- where the abdominals are separate and so I've often examined

What are cancer cells?

Cancer cells are our own cells that have had their DNA (instructions/code) damaged, so that when they replace themselves, the new cells have lost their function.  They have become "mutations" with no purpose and grow uncontrolled.  If they grow into, or interfere with, other organs they are called malignant.

Can too much stress cause cancer?

This is an excellent question. The answer is unknown. It is clear that stress will cause changes in the physiology of your body. It affects different people in different ways. Some people just cope with stress better than others. As others have noted, stress can lead to unhealthy lifestyles. It can also directly affect your

What fields do you think will be taken over by computers in the next few decades?

Over the next 2 0r 3 decades Quantum computers will really hit their stride. The un-fathomable will be thoroughly "fathomed".  Modelling chemical reactions, biological systems, artificial intelligence, and any other processes or problems that's very hard or impossible with today's

Does anxiety cause cancer cells to grow and then cause cancer?

No but it doesn't help. Stress can cause physical issues which left untreated could cause other issues. Anxiety is similar to stress.

What happens when a pregnant woman sleeps straight, not side by side? Will there be any side effects?

if she's flat on her back, and the weight of her uterus is causing blood to get trapped in her legs, the decrease in volume will cause her to get sweaty, clammy and nauseated, and in her sleep she'll reflexly roll onto her side.

Why do doctors make less money now?

When you talk about doctors and money, it means that its a business sector of healthcare. There are many reason why businesses doesnt make money, for healthcare i suppose because:1. These doctors doesnt or never learn about business.2. If its

How are cancer cells formed?

Some answers are really big and some are inaccurate.I will try to explain in the simplest language-You have trillions of cells in your body.Sometimes you get a cell which is bad or unhealthy. It has a mutation in its DNA.This cell is unwanted and your body gets

Do collagen vitamins work?

* Collagen makes up much of the supportive structure of the skin.* Collagen breaks down with age and we do not produce it very quickly as we get older.* UV (sun) destroys collagen both directly and by creating damaging free radicals.* You cannot slow age-related collagen degradation and skin aging.* You can prevent UV-related collagen

Is Twitch a monopoly?

You could have probably defined it as a monopoly prior to youtube gaming existing. While it still is by far a minority competitor, it's real competition in that they have the capability of competing.When it was just azubu and hitbox, twitch was definitely a

What does the career outlook look like for future physicians in the next 10 years?

Physicians fees are so highly regulated that they cannot just raise fees unless they start a concierge practice where patients pay a fixed fee per year (my brother's family does this).  There will be more PA's more Nurse practitioners and longer wait times.  If you make something free or less than its cost you will induce shortages.

Can vaping cause cancer?

Hey, i recommend you a site: Health Risks of E-cigarettes, Smokeless Tobacco, and Waterpipes(this site tell us the relationship between vaping and cancer.Although cigarette smoking has been steadily-but slowly-declining in the United States, many different alternative tobacco and nicotine delivery products have

What is wrong with my sleeping pattern?

The witching hours are between 2-4am at night.  Supposedly that's when we're at our height of intuition.  Maybe someone at some point said to you that "you must sit and think about it.".....And then you do.It could be a vitamin deficiency like one of my friends who needed to take D and b12.  She sleeps

What were the most significant technological advances between 2007 and 2016?

I'm not sure if you would define it as a single technological advance but for me it has to be the iPhone/smartphone. Its more of a bringing together of multiple technologies (which was an advancement) as opposed to an advance in one technology.Bringing internet connectivity everywhere (signal reception allowing!). This not only gives you access

Which measurement system is better, metric or imperial?

Metric, hands down!Imperial is often favoured for being more "human" (e.g. Divisibility by three, positive temperatures), but that's something of a fallacy.We often need small units of measurement... how practical is it, honestly, to do mental arithmetic with fractions of an inch vs millimetres? Knowing you can divide a foot easily by three is

Should healthcare be free?

Well first of all, nothing is free, it usually is taxpayer funded. To start off, as a taxpayer I want to make sure that my taxpayer dollars go towards protecting and defending the U.S constitution. I do not want my taxpayer dollars to go towards something that will make a service way more expensive than it

What is a pregnancy pillow?

The pregnancy pillows are particularly designed to provide a sound sleep to the pregnant mother by wiping out numerous torments and aches in their body.Normally, what these pregnant ladies experience is back pain, heartburn, morning sickness etc. and the pillows are useful in giving help

Does radiation from phones give you cancer?

Nope. The phone, WiFi and Bluetooth use nothing more than radio waves. We use the same word

Is cancer caused when cells stop multiplyng?

Exactly.When cells stop dying, they are called as tumors. When the undying cells start invading into nearby organs (which benign tumors won't do), then they are called as cancer cells.Karthick Mani's answer to What are the mechanisms by which cancer patients die from cancer?

What professions are likely to disappear over the next five years?

With so much advancement in internet speed and e-mail facilities, mails through post are becoming very minimal. It is nowadays used only for official purpose.Mobile phones have made land lines being less used. Who knows, this may go away in next 5 years, when mobile phones services has free calls throughout the country etc. for lower cost.

What vitamins are harmful?

Not a vitamin, but one that's often included in a multivitamin and which people take all the time.IRON.It's very very easy to overdose on iron. Children who pop their grandparent's iron tablets are at high risk, but even healthy adults can overdose as well.Most box

What have been the biggest advances in cardiology in the last 20 years?

So much and so many that we have multiple journal article dealing with it.But in my opinion these are just unbeatable.Cath lab and interventional cardiology. A patient dying of heart attack gets back his life in a 15 min procedure.

Is sleeping next to your phone dangerous? Does the radiation really cause cancer?

Additionally to Renee Hartsook's answer:Phones do not emit ionizing radiationPhones emit radio frequency radiation. If his is absorbed by human tissue adjacent to the phone, such as the side of your head, it can raise the temperature of this tissue. Epidemiological studies seem to have

What are the best health and fitness tips?

Chest Strap: Heart Rate Monitor

Why doesn't anyone talk about how corrupt the healthcare industry must be for spending to be ballooning as it is?

If you are talking about the American healthcare system, people are talking about it. There is one public/private entity, The National Health Care Antifraud Association with a white paper that (https://www.nhcaa.org/media/1275... )sets out the details including the magnitude of the

Does usage of mobile phones during pregnancy harm the baby in anyway?

Provided the phone is FDA approved and inserted by a trained interventional neonatal surgeon, there is little medical risk aside from the usual risk of amniotic fluid leak and a low risk of infection. The biggest risk is the exploding epidemic of fetal cyber bullying. This seems to predominantly target males

What can I do to change the expensive and inefficient healthcare industry of India?

You can not do anything over night.Indian health care is not that bad. Every one has the right to some sort of free health care at civil hospital. In advanced welfare countries waiting period for a non emergency condition is frustratingly long. The best thing we hope to have is every one is insured

As a nurse, what are the most important lessons you've learned over the years?

Aside from clinical concepts and techniques:People in crisis hear only about 10% of what you tell them.Patience is essential when dealing with people in crisis.You can't choose your emotional reaction to a problem, but you can choose whether or not to act on it.When in doubt, wash your hands.It isn't hard to

What can I do to change the expensive and inefficient healthcare industry of India?

You can not do anything over night.Indian health care is not that bad. Every one has the right to some sort of free health care at civil hospital. In advanced welfare countries waiting period for a non emergency condition is frustratingly long. The best thing we hope to have is every one is insured

Is sleeping next to your phone dangerous? Does the radiation really cause cancer?

Additionally to Renee Hartsook's answer:Phones do not emit ionizing radiationPhones emit radio frequency radiation. If his is absorbed by human tissue adjacent to the phone, such as the side of your head, it can raise the temperature of this tissue. Epidemiological studies seem to have

What causes heart cancer?

Heart cancer extremely sounds so rare, not to forget the benign tumor in the heart (myxoma). And according to the cases reported, mostly heart cancer is the metastatic form from another wandering cancer cells, though in a few chance. And

How will technology transform healthcare by 2035?

EMR/EHR Data Will Become More AccessibleElectronic medical records have been around for a relatively long time. The most common use right now is the closed loop between provider, individual patient, and insurance providers. Still, it has been one of the major trends affecting healthcare.With electronic records transformation, with the help of government loans, grants, and encouragement,

What's wrong with the US healthcare system?

Your insurance company has an army of lawyers and accountants trying to maximize their profits while minimizing payouts, which means getting as much as they can from you, and paying out as little as possible when you use services.The hospital you go to (likely) has a department of specialists and

Does radiation from phones give you cancer?

Nope. The phone, WiFi and Bluetooth use nothing more than radio waves. We use the same word

What are the top healthcare technologies of 2017?

1) A new era in diabetes careIn 2016, the US Food and Drug Administration approved the world's first artificial pancreas. The device monitors blood sugar and supplies insulin automatically. It basically replicates what a healthy version of the

How is technology harmful for us nowadays?

As you are considering about the bad things that came out of technology, let's forget the discovery of monoclonal antibodies that just selectively identifies cancer cells and kill them. Here we consider the bad aspects only. If we talk