Archive for October, 2013


Q&A: How to improve my 1.5 mile?

by mainerunningphotos Question by Josh J: How to improve my 1.5 mile? I ran a 5:45 mile in the spring. This summer i got lymes disease and i finally feel better. I went running today for the 1.5 mile and got a 10:20, I need a 9:00 1.5 by Monday for soccer tryouts. Any tips […]

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Q&A: What eukaryotic organisims are involved in causing or spreading disease?

by mainerunningphotos Question by Bern: What eukaryotic organisims are involved in causing or spreading disease? what eukaryotic organisims are involved in causing or spreading disease? Alga? Arthropod? Virus? Bacterium? Archean? Fungus? Helminth? Protozoan? Best answer: Answer by KasenyThe five main groups of pathogens are bacteria, viruses, protozoa, fungi, and helminths. Give your answer to this […]

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When I scratch my skin it turns white, is this a dehydrated thing or is something wrong with me?

by mainerunningphotos Question by Sheila B: When I scratch my skin it turns white, is this a dehydrated thing or is something wrong with me? Im just kinda freaked out. I googled it and someone said it could be lyme disease. I just really dont want that. and I want to know if I need […]

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Q&A: Itchy bite after having lyme disease?

Question by laur7: Itchy bite after having lyme disease? About a year or so ago I had lyme disease but was treated for it. The bite mark has remained visible on my leg ever since and sometimes will start itching again. Is this normal or what could it mean? Thanks. Best answer: Answer by DekayelDo […]

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Q&A: How can I stop feeling anxious about a community tragedy?

by mainerunningphotos Question by Tamara: How can I stop feeling anxious about a community tragedy? Something terrible happened to a child in my neighborhood and I can’t get it out of my mind. My chest hurts and I feel dizzy and it’s hard to breathe. I am a parent and I can’t stop thinking about […]

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Q&A: What may be the cause of his apathy?

Question by kanadianGuy: What may be the cause of his apathy? My dog started acting strangely, he is apathic and realy was just lying all day. Tomorow morning I am taking it to vet (its late afternoon now), but in the mean time I want to find out as much as possible about the possible […]

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What type of disease could result from chronic tiredness?

Question by Nikki: What type of disease could result from chronic tiredness? i am always tired, I don’t think it’s really normal. I could sleep the whole day if you let me. I have tried things like sleeping less or sleeping more, but I am still tired and weak. is there any kind of disease […]

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Q&A: What bacterial-caused diseases can be prevented by vaccines?

by mainerunningphotos Question by BobaFett: What bacterial-caused diseases can be prevented by vaccines? I asked (on yahoo answers) if vaccines can be used on bacteria too, and the two answers i got said yes. Then can i have an example (as in what disease)? An example besides tuberculosis (tb IS bacteria caused, right?) please. Thanks! […]

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What are the symptoms of Lyme disease?

Question by Jennifer: What are the symptoms of Lyme disease? What is the order of symptoms that someone with lymes would have? And what kind of treatment would they go through during this treatment assuming the doctors catch it early? I think I may have it because I was in the woods for an hour […]

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What do you do if your dog has a tick ?

Question by My paper heart ♥ (WC Champions!): What do you do if your dog has a tick ? Our dog Gibbs has a tick on his neck. My sister discovered it this morning while in her room. Our neighbor is coming over in about 20 minutes to check the tick out. At first she […]

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