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I know it is way past due that I write, but since the last surgery , I've had another minor one and have been literally in a doctor's office, hospital, or blood donor room every day for the last three weeks. This is my first day where I have no medical duties to adhere to.
I did get a little camera, so I am working on getting some material to put up on this site so you maybe can actually put a face to a name and join along with the experience.
I had a surgery to put a catheder through my chest, rib cage, and into my heart so I can get chemo, bloodwork, a fun thing called leukaphoresis - all while not getting poked so much.
From the beginning, I went from the operating room to the Hope Lodge , where I will be staying until this is over, hopefully by mid-November. After the operation, I was in the hospital getting chemo for the next three days. I did not get sick, but had the usual fatigue. With chemo comes a shot in the abdo...
Frequent urination is best described as having to urinate so often that your activities of daily life and sleep are adversely affected. This problem is not an illness itself but rather a symptom of a wide variety of conditions, some from diseases, and others from external factors. The urinary tract--the kidneys, bladder and drainage system--can be afflicted by infections at any site, which causea frequent urination as the urinary organs react to the infection. Bladder infections and those of the prostate are the most common urinary tract infections causing frequent urination, but infections of the kidneys may also result in this symptom. Treatment of the infections with appropriate antibiotics will usually cure the infection and stop the frequent voiding. Obstruction of the outflow of urine from the bladder is another cause of frequent urination. An enlarged prostate in men and scars in the urine tube draining the bladder impede the bladder’s ability...
When you take a multivitamin and mineral supplement, your are already supplying your body with nineteen vitamins and minerals. However, living in a stressful condition and environment will require additional vitamin intakes such as B-complex, C and E. Remember that stress is one of the reasons for high blood pressure.
The vitamin B-complex
The seven B vitamins are needed in the body metabolism. This is particularly required during physical stress and injury. For this reason, vitamin B-complex is known as a stress reliever. Doctors often give this vitamin to patients with depression and insomnia.
If you think that you are lacking in vitamin B-complex, take an extra tablet to supplement the daily requirement.
The seven vitamin B-complex are as follows with their Recommended Daily Intake (RDI):
1. Thiamin (B1)- 1.5 mg.
2. Riboflavin (B2)- 1.7 mg.
3. Niacin- 1,943 mg.
4. Pyridoxal phosphate (B6)- 2 mg.
5. B12- 2 mcg.
You should know
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