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How many hours does it take normally for the stomach to empty totally after a good meal. Is it a good eating habit not to eat during this time?

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What will happen if a person accidentally drinks kerosene/petrol/diesel?

5,960 views

Does eating eggs impede healing? If so, why?

1,362 views

How do I treat coarse hair to make it smooth like baby hair?

1,329 views

Why does urine smell burnt?

1,317 views

What are the differences between smoking cigars and cigarettes?

905 views

Is it bad to take an antacid everyday?

787 views

What is the relationship between seratonin and dopamine in the brain?

524 views

What chemicals in your brain make you attracted to a person?

470 views

Is there a link between ecstasy/MDMA and Parkinson’s Disease?

464 views

What can a gastrointestinal doctor tell about a person just from the smell of their farts?

457 views

Why do we grow old if our cells completely regenerate themselves? Does oxygen have something to do with it?

434 views

Is there a good natural alternative to Ranitidine?

424 views

How can I prevent stomach acid in my sleep without needing medication?

422 views

Why do people take breaks from Ritalin?

421 views

What is the reason for hyper segmented neutrophils in megaloblastic anemia?

412 views

What would happen if Trump actually has the beginning signs of Alzheimer’s or dementia and is elected?

402 views

What type of food increases serotonin levels in your brain?

393 views

Do stimulants (amphetamines, cocaine) cause downregulation of glutamate signalling (in addition to dopamine)?

392 views

What is the next big thing in aged care?

386 views

What are the causes and most effective ways to treat or cure migraine headaches?

385 views

Can PCOS be fully treated without western medicine?

382 views

What’s a good analogy to explain the immune system?

374 views

Why did Steve Jobs choose not to effectively treat his cancer?

373 views

What is the second biggest cause of lung cancer in the world?

369 views

Is their any natural way to prevent pregnancy instead of taking a pill?

363 views

How do I reduce my stomach fat naturally?

356 views

If you want to study at night feeling alert, can you take an evening power nap/sleep-like resting time earlier? How would you do it?

355 views

Is there any correlation between the symptoms of Lyme disease and Parkinson’s disease?

346 views

After drinking Coca Cola and I urinate my kidneys go sore, this has become steadily worse. What is this a sign of?

337 views

Are certain parts of the body more inclined to develop tumors? Why?

335 views

How do malignant brain tumors degrade the blood-brain barrier?

334 views

How big a threat is Facebook to LinkedIn over the next 2–3 years — given Facebook’s new public Intro / Describe Who You Are sections of profile?

333 views

What is hepatitis C?

328 views

What are the current big debates in epigenetics?

326 views

What would happen to cells without the endoplasmic reticulum?

324 views

How involved were you in the delivery of your child?

316 views

What could be the reasons for post menopausal bleeding and high endometrial thickness?

309 views

Why don’t nerve cells regenerate?

308 views

  • Do genes influence how much someone is affected by their environment?

304 views

  • Is there a cure for atrial fibrillation?

300 views

  • Why can’t I sleep with an empty stomach?

296 views

  • How long does it take for damaged nerves to repair themselves?

289 views

  • How can you restore kidneys health after years of drinking sugary drinks?

288 views

  • Will there ever be a cure for arthritis and if so, how far in the future will that cure be?

286 views

  • Neurology: Does drinking beer really help with creative problem solving?

285 views

  • How does Vitamin C prevent pregnancy?

284 views

  • Where do you find statistical data for a certain disease, such as IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome) in United States?

284 views

Are short fat women stronger than tall skinny men?

284 views

What could be the cause of this yeast infection?

280 views

What are the best brain training apps?

277 views

Are doctors immune systems at superhuman levels?

276 views

What’s the relationship between melatonin and immune function?

275 views

What are the causes of swelling legs with pain in the waist down? What are the remedies available in alternate medicine?

274 views

Why do systemic enzymes need to be taken on an empty stomach?

272 views

What is the best and easiest cure for stomach acidity?

267 views

Is there any evidence to support the use of statins to lower ldl particle number?

263 views

Can hirsutisum get reduced over time?

260 views

  • What happens when lupus gets really bad?

256 views

  • What causes headaches? What is the biology behind them?

254 views

  • Has anybody calculated how many cigarettes it takes to kill a person, say in 1 year?

251 views

  • Does alcohol consumption give you more cellulite?

251 views

  • What are some current issues that impact the health and wellness of populations in the US?

248 views

  • How do you think about the news that a commonly used anti-inflammatory drug may be able to treat Alzheimer’s disease?

242 views

  • How does Parkinson’s disease affect others? How do other people know how to identify Parkinson’s disease?

240 views

  • How can one’s diet affect the nervous system?

240 views

  • What is the best mouthwash for tonsil stones?

240 views

How can technology help in the reduction of healthcare costs?

240 views

What is the significance of methylation status in an individual with early autoimmune symptoms?

239 views

Why does infection cause fever?

238 views

Is there any cure for Parkinson’s disease?

238 views

Does having copper pipes contribute to Alzheimer’s and other diseases?

237 views

Is there connection between thyroid hormones and insulin?

237 views

How do I get rid of bad breath? Where do bad breath came from?

235 views

How can brain cells die? Can they grow back again?

233 views

Is an ultra-low carbohydrate diet (less than 15 grams net carbs per day) recommended for people with type 2 diabetes and vision loss?

233 views

  • What is Sepsis and why is it so hard to treat?

224 views

  • Is oregano oil good for flu?

223 views

  • Can an auto immune disease cause insomnia?

222 views

  • What is the life expectancy of stage 4 lung cancer that has spread to the bones and liver?

222 views

  • Is there any connection between gut bacteria and autism?

217 views

  • What are the main causes of scoliosis and hip pain?

216 views

  • What is the best data mining method to predict dementia?

215 views

  • How does what an embryo hears while being in its mother’s uterus affects its later behavior and cognitive developments?

215 views

  • What are natural ways to cure insomnia?

214 views

What are natural ways to cure insomnia?

214 views

Is it a coincidence that cognition and medications for psychosis target dopamine receptors?

214 views

Does Dopamine Beta-Hydroxylase Deficiency increase risks of Parkinson’s?

213 views

Why is there so little information on hpv?

211 views

How much could high chronic stress suppress the immune system?

210 views

Does eating a ketogenic diet prevent Alzheimers?

210 views

How is a dopamine and serotonin deficiency problem fixed?

209 views

What viruses can cause chronic damage to the lungs?

207 views

What can you eat or use to make your body immune to certin diseases?

206 views

What would you consider the 5 most important developing technologies in medicine today?

205 views

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How do psychiatrists understand if a patient’s disease is organic or not?

205 views

Is Xanax considered an opiate?

205 views

What is the difference between molecular genetics and genomics?

204 views

What are the natural ways to cure lipomas?

204 views

What are the effects of breathing in clorox? (This is urgent, help!)

203 views

Does diet have an impact on brain injury recovery?

203 views

Why do I binge few hours after a run?

202 views

How likely is it that I have an autoimmune disease?

202 views

Is multiple sclerosis genetic?

202 views

  • How did DNA come into existence? How were its original instructions or “code” created?

201 views

  • Why does the lack of sleep cause stomach ache, and what is the science behind it?

200 views

  • Are soybeans bad or good for a PCOS diet?

200 views

  • What are the components of epidemiology?

200 views

  • What is lactic acid headache?

200 views

  • Is there more to heart disease management than taking medicine, eating healthy and exercising?

199 views

  • How helpful is bupropion for ADD/ADHD?

195 views

  • What is the best probiotic to take for a depleted immune system?

193 views

  • What are the best ways to prevent cancer?

193 views

What is your opinion on the future of cancer immunotherapy?

189 views

What are the advantages to detect the drowsiness of a driver through EEG signals over other methods?

189 views

Is it possible to have poly-cystic ovarian syndrome with normal insulin, blood sugar and lipids?

188 views

Does mouthwash cause cancer?

188 views

How do you treat stomach bloating?

187 views

Do you actually lose nerve cells when stressed?

186 views

What is the difference between platelet disassociation and bleeding?

186 views

Is liver cancer curable? If the patient had unlimited resources and access to the worlds best doctors and medicines can the disease be treated?

185 views

Any reasons of prostate cancer in men?
184 views
Will women share their experience with the Mirena implant?
184 views
Why does my throat have white spots?
184 views
Stomachs: What causes a slender body but a large belly (besides pregnancy)?
183 views
Can liver damage come from tramadol?
181 views
What is the current status of research of neuro-endocrine tumors?
180 views
What is the best measure of health?
179 views
Can blunt force trauma cause brain cancer?
177 views
Why do Alzheimer’s patients love sweets so much?
176 views
To what extent can we stave off Alzheimer’s?
175 views

What has been your experience on depo birth control injection?
174 views
Is sipping on Powerade good for an upset stomach?
173 views
If I’m bloated, is it the stomach or the intestines?
173 views
What are the most challenging memory-related situations for people with early stage Alzheimer’s?
173 views
Is there a cure for Alzheimer’s?
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Is grinding up naproxen for migraines safe (mixing in water)?
172 views
How important is a levodopa based treatment?
171 views
Why could peripheral neuropathy worsen in a controlled diabetic patient?
171 views
What are the best foods to consume to help reduce migraines?
170 views

Is juvenile scoliosis in women mostly?
170 views
IBS: Corn and carbonated drinks used to make me bloated so I stopped consuming that. A year later, I am bloated again. How do I troubleshoot this?
170 views
What is the evolutionary advantage for allergies? Is the occurrence of allergies in animals conceptually similar to the occurrence in humans?
168 views
Is it true that most psychiatric medications stop working after about a year or so?
167 views
Is Vicodin an anti-inflammatory? If so, why?
167 views
Can you read your immune system history?
166 views
Is there any scientific evidence that scalp massages increase hair growth?
166 views
What long-term impact has 2 months of use of atypical antipsychotic (AP) drugs on dopamine (DA) receptors and cells?
164 views

What long-term impact has 2 months of use of atypical antipsychotic (AP) drugs on dopamine (DA) receptors and cells?
164 views
What are the best ways to grow a high volume of grey matter in my brain?
163 views
What are some specific proteins that contribute to Multiple Sclerosis, and how do they contribute?
162 views
What is personalized medicine?
161 views
Is alcohol addictive? If yes, why?
161 views
How are neurotransmitters and receptors affected in people with schizophrenia?
161 views
Does occasional use of anticholinergic drugs such as Benadryl have serious neurological risks?
161 views
Is there any relationship between bipolar disorder and fast metabolism?
158 views
Can high levels of Omega-6 in the bloodstream damage heart endothelial cells?
157 views

What can I do to heal a badly damaged immune system?
155 views
When will Souvenaid become available in Canada and US to treat Alzheimer’s Disease?
155 views
Is it safe to have Fucoxanthin alongside Yohimbine?
154 views
Does menstruation carry toxins out of the body?
152 views
Is everyone naturally immune to some disease?
152 views
Why do I get cravings at night?
152 views
Why does my doctor think its so important that I get the HPV vaccine at 15?
151 views
What is the link between diabetes and AD?
150 views
What happens if you starve yourself during pregnancy?
150 views

Can cervical Cancer be prevented?
149 views
What are some ways to induce thought by brain area?
149 views
I have anxiety, depression and add. What can I do to overcome them?
149 views
What does Quora know about neuroendocrine cancer?
149 views
How can I manage a pinched nerve without meds?
148 views
Why can’t exercise cure neurological disease when the disease is caught early?
148 views
I’m fifteen and I have anxiety and depression. CBT doesn’t seem to work, do the cons really outweigh the pros on anti-depressants?
147 views
Why are the doctors important for us?
146 views

I took 30 mg of Ritalin and 8 hours later I took some sips of beer. Was that dangerous?
146 views
How does autoimmunity disease affect our nervous system?
144 views
Can any info about blood conditions (pressure, sugar levels, etc.) be discerned by simply looking at properties of skin (i.e. sweat, oils, etc.)?
144 views
How is network science used in cognitive science?
144 views
What is prozac for?
144 views
What are the major signs and symptoms of Peripheral Diebetic Neuropathy?
143 views
Will taking a choline supplement work for depression as an adjunctive treatment? Does it cross blood brain barrier?
143 views
Which of the mother’s immune cell types can cross the placental barrier?
143 views

Is it possible to cure a brain tumor with Cannabis?
143 views
What could cause stillbirth at second trimestre?
141 views
Can prolonged depression make people self-centered or egocentric?
140 views
What are tremors associated with? Do they represent any neurodegenerative disease in early teenage years?
139 views
Are brain and gut serotonin pools & biosynthesis cycles independent from each other?
139 views
What is neural fibrosis and how can it be treated?
138 views
How can I get pregnant in one month?
137 views
When are cesarean sections necessary?
137 views
Why are confidence intervals more common than prediction intervals in medical papers?
136 views

Why do people with anemia tend to have Pagophagia?
135 views
How does buzzsumo collect data?
135 views
Why do birth control pills contain hormones? What are their effects?
135 views
Why are protein bars giving me terrible stomach aches, when I had no problems with them before?
135 views
What role does the immune system play in maintaining homeostasis?
134 views
What are the major differences between early and late-onset Alzheimer’s pathologies (e.g., symptoms, biomarkers, etc.)?
133 views
How can I apply law of attraction to cure myself from scoliosis and scapular dyskinesis?
131 views
How effective are liraglutide and other GLP-1 agonists in early stage dementia or Alzheimers?
131 views
What is some of the biochemistry behind anxiety?
131 views

How do I avoid getting a sore mouth roof when eating a grilled panini?
130 views
What if someone takes Ginseng, Black Cocosh Root Extract, Fish oil and Green Tea Leaf extract by Solgar together?
130 views
What steps can the government take to bring down the cost of healthcare services in the US?
129 views
How do the kidneys maintain homeostasis following hemorrhaging?
129 views
How does alcohol intoxicate the mind?
128 views
Do repeated seizures trigger Alzheimer’s a few years (less than 6) later in life?
127 views
What happens to the remains of phagocytosis or any other unwanted particles inside a cell? Are they digested by lysosomes or are they expelled (if so following which path)?
124 views
How do I deal with chronic eczema on the hands?
124 views

How strongly do genetics influence health?
124 views
Is mistyping words a sign of Alzheimers?
123 views
When is the best time to resume exercises after giving birth?
121 views
After being sick how long will you be immune to a cold until you get it again?
120 views
Is the prescription of pills for relieving discomfort or really curing diseases?
120 views
Is it true that there are people who reversed or cured cancer through nutrition?
118 views
How are allergies triggered?
116 views
Can the drug Torvate induce Parkinson’s disease?
116 views
Where do doctors look up diagnostic methods?
116 views

Where do doctors look up diagnostic methods?
116 views
What is the biochemistry behind the use of Arnica for muscle pain/ache relief?
114 views
Why hasn’t anything much changed about pregnancy? Particularly, why do women still carry the foetus in their body for 9 months?
114 views
What is the best solution to ease the pain of an irritated nerve? A cold pack, heat pack or something else?
114 views
Is histamine crucial to normal body functioning?
113 views
If a certain part of your skin’s immune system fails, will it not cause inflammatory reaction to pathogens anymore?
112 views
Is schizophrenia something you are genetically predisposed to or can you develop it?
112 views
Why are so many people getting cancer?
110 views
What have been the advantages and disadvantages of humans acquiring Neanderthal genes (which are 1%-4% in those that are not pure black Africans)?
109 views

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