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  • Anyone know the life expectancy of someone with celiacs who eats gluten? is a really nice site with medical information (more physician-oriented compared to consumer-oriented sites such as and the like; anyone can get a free membership). Here, under Epidemiology, they note a four-fold increase in all-cause mortality among people with undiagnosed celiac disease. You might follow the links to the references... - Source: Reddit / 1 day ago
  • Sub Is Lenient For Provaxx
    3.8% of opioid users are abusers or addicts. (Source is both and .). - Source: Reddit / 3 months ago
  • Pregnenolone suppliment to aid in healing of TSW? Anybody got experience with it.
    Possible side effects: "In some people, pregnenolone can cause skin rashes, acne, hair loss, diarrhea or constipation, problems sleeping, restlessness, agitation, sweating, or tremor. It may also cause irregular heartbeat, depressed mood, a change in appetite, or muscle pain." - Source: Reddit / 7 months ago
  • Lexapro or Viibryd
    FWIW, SSRIs typically have better user ratings than serotonin modulators including viibryd on and ,. - Source: Reddit / 7 months ago
  • receptor affinities of the dissociatives: how do they factor into the subjective effects we feel?
    Noreprinephrinergic reuptake inhibitors are associated with mild emotional blunting, irritability, anxiety, and various side effects. SNRIs typically have worse ratings than SSRIs on websites like and . Drugs with alpha-2 agonism likely slightly dampen the experience and may contribute to noticeable side effects. - Source: Reddit / 7 months ago
  • Am I still having withdrawal symptoms or is this antidepressant just not working for me?
    Brain zaps I can't explain but vortioxetine is rated worse than conventional SSRIs on websites like and for anxiety and its serotonin 1A agonism can induce nausea. - Source: Reddit / 8 months ago
  • Does bupropion’s action on DAT and NAT cause DA and NA down-regulation in combination with amphetamine
    High norepinephrine levels can aid focus a bit but it's not as potent as increased dopamine. The norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor strattera isn't, on average, nearly as effective as stimulants for ADHD. High norepinephrinergic levels can lead to a bit of emotional blunting, anxiety, and irritability and user reviews on websites like and for SNRIs are usually worse than for SSRIs. In the link I... - Source: Reddit / 8 months ago
  • Common side effect of switching antidepressants or something to be more wary of?
    Although there isn't an anxiety category, on and trintellix is rated significantly worse than SSRIs for depression. Might want to add low dose risperidone (0.25-5mg 2x/day) for selective serotonin 2A antagonism. Adding agomelatine--if available--may help (2C antagonism) as well. - Source: Reddit / 8 months ago
  • How can I as an uneducated person learn to properly research things to get unbiased/correct information?
    Look for sources that appear in the top search engine pages, and use your judgement. So for example, is good, is not. Look for peer-reviewed paper on topics. Look for YouTube videos from reputable sources. Always question the agenda of who is giving you information. Are they skewing it to get you emotionally manipulated? Look at the wording - listen to the... - Source: Reddit / 8 months ago
  • Club statement – Chioma Ubogagu
    Albuterol belongs to a class of drugs known as bronchodilators. It works by relaxing the muscles around the airways so that they open up and you can breathe more easily. ( - Source: Reddit / 10 months ago
  • Schizotypy and humor: a personal experience. Video provided for illustrative purposes.
    Well, I'm not sure, so let me put that question into - Source: Reddit / about 1 year ago
  • The Bitchy Catholic doesn’t know basic sex-Ed. Shocked, but not surprised. 🥴😫
    I took two seconds to google it and found an explanation on Plan B basically just stops the ovaries releasing an egg. It MAY stop sperm reaching an egg. It also MAY stop a fertilised egg implanting in the womb. It WILL NOT prevent pregnancy occurring after implantation has occurred. - Source: Reddit / about 1 year ago
  • Accurate
    Well if the scientific white papers are written in latin and higher math then what do you expect? In the end non-medical people are at the mercy of the medical PR people,, etc. like.. Are you really gonna sit there and tell me there isn't a political reality to science and medicine? Remember when like a dozen cigarette manufacturers testified under oath that tobacco is not addictive? like.. Nicotine... - Source: Reddit / about 1 year ago
  • Could a woman survive off of cum? (r/shittyaskscience)
    In accordance with a "" article, an average serving of cum contains "5 to 25" calories, on average 15. So this is not accurate as you only use the lowest amount. Which is usually reserved for people who have a medical condition that lowers the amount of semen. - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • The more I flip through Gravitys Rainbow, the more insane I think the reading experience will be. Frankly I'm a little nervous to give this a shot,, This book seems intense
    If books are drugs (because they can take you to different realities), GR is the most powerful drug out there. If you've taken a powerful drug, you don't suddenly decide, gee, now that I'm in the throes of this experience, maybe I should see what Webmd has to say about it! - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • Pilates and Yoga combined can help with both flexibility and strength
    According to, Yoga poses stretch your muscles and increase your range of motion. With regular practice, they'll improve your flexibility. Aerobic: No. Yoga isn't considered aerobic exercise, but the more athletic varieties, like power yoga, will make you sweat. - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • Of all the things that never happened, this never happened the most.
    Looks like is another location where the individual creates their own profile so it's not really verified that much, it's quite possible I could even make a profile if I wanted. . - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • What does huperzine A interact with?
    I can't get any help from or Does anybody here know? - Source: Reddit / over 1 year ago
  • YouTube Ad
    "If you feel that you’re losing touch with reality, a doctor or mental health professional is the best place to start. Because you can still tell that your thoughts aren’t reasonable, there are things you can do to help." - Source: Reddit / almost 2 years ago
  • Do you have an opinion about drugs?
    "Long-term and even daily marijuana use doesn't appear to cause permanent brain damage, adding to evidence that it can be a safe and effective treatment for a wide range of diseases, say researchers. " - Source: Reddit / about 2 years ago

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