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by bratt
Thu Apr 14, 2016 9:48 am
Forum: The KPG Forum
Topic: I've been unwell for years can anyone help..
Replies: 7
Views: 18147

Re: I've been unwell for years can anyone help..

Nigeboyo, one thing you can do is to actually prepare (write down) your entire medical history, which will include all of your symptoms, test results, and treatment effects. 1. What is your single main current symptom? 2. Other current symptoms? 3. The time course of your problems from beginning to ...
by bratt
Fri Apr 17, 2015 7:10 pm
Forum: The KPG Forum
Topic: Chocolate!
Replies: 3
Views: 15449

Re: Chocolate!

According to nutritiondata.self.com, 1 oz cocoa contains about 200 mg of phosporus, so the darker the chocolate, the more phosporus it contains. Another issue may be phosphate additives. Here you can find a table of foods high and low in phosphorus. http://www.nutrientsreview.com/minerals/phosphorus...
by bratt
Wed Apr 01, 2015 3:00 pm
Forum: The KPG Forum
Topic: Anyone experienced worm-like white discharge in urine?
Replies: 29
Views: 372627

Re: Anyone experienced worm-like white discharge in urine?

I don't believe these are worms. In schistosomiasis or filariasis you could see obvious, intact worms in the urine. To me, it looks like mucus, probably from the prostate, or semen. Semen causes a froth on the urine surface, which disappears within a minute or so. Mucus might be from a bladder cance...
by bratt
Wed Apr 01, 2015 2:34 pm
Forum: The KPG Forum
Topic: Alcohol and Kidney disease
Replies: 15
Views: 59078

Re: Alcohol and Kidney disease

Alcohol by itself probably does not cause significant dehydration. Alcohol initially suppresses the antidiuretic hormone, which results in excreting more urine, but as soon you start to lean toward the mild dehydration, this effects stops. In one experiment they even compared if beer is good to reli...