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red

 [red]
1. the color produced by the longest waves of the visible spectrum, approximately 630 to 750 nm.
2. a dye or stain with this color.
scarlet red an azo dye used as a biological stain for fats.

red

(red),
One of the primary colors, produced by the longest waves of the visible spectrum, with violet at the other end. For individual red dyes, see specific name.
[A.S. reád]

red

(red)
1. the color produced by the longest waves of the visible spectrum, approximately 630 to 750 nm.
2. a dye or stain with this color.

scarlet red  an azo dye used as a biological stain for fats.
Drug slang A regional term for, ‘under the influence of drugs, stoned’
Fringe medicine A colour believed—by the proponents of the pseudoscience of colour therapy—to increase circulation and energy, and reduce anxiety
Physics A primary colour produced by the longest waves of the visible electromagnetic spectrum from 630 to 740 nm

red,

adj in Chinese medicine, a facial coloration indicative of hot energy, poor digestion, and possible respiratory inflammation. See also energy, hot.

red 

One of the hues of the visible spectrum evoked by stimulation of the retina by wavelengths beyond 630 nm. The complementary colours to red are blue-green (between 490.4 and 492.4 nm).

red

the color at the lowest end of the visible spectrum; the color of blood.

red dye
used in food coloring, reputed to reduce fertility.

Patient discussion about red

Q. is red meat bad for you??? and what about white meat like pork??? why is consider to be healthy eating vegie what are the advantages of this kind of nutrition ? what are the actual differences in a nutrition matter ?

A. Eating red meat an average of about twice a day seems to raise the risk of stomach cancer. This risk is increased even more if the meat is barbecued and well done. there are more evidence about colon cancer , and also higher risk of strokes. but i have no idea about white meat. although barbecued meat (white or red) had a material that our liver cause it to be cancerous.

Q. Does anybody know what can be done about a very itchy red rash on ones' toes which comes back every few months I've used different sorts of creams such as Lamasil. It's really bothering me and I'd love to get a few directions before I give up and go see a doctor.

A. Sounds like 'Athletes foot'. Here is a website that lists some remedies for it:
http://www.sanjuanregional.com/index.cfm/fa/category.display/category_id/223/Athlete's_Foot.cfm

Q. I have red blotches under my skin and swelling on hands and feet with joint pain. Any answers. it has been two days the blotches are gone but I still have swelling.

A. could be some kind of joint Rheumatic fever... some kind of joint infection. this should be looked upon by a Dr. those things can cause damage if not treated right. a bacterial infection that is not treated can cause a permanent damage.

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Eighteen months on, he recalled in his interview: ``I was only there two minutes and I saw red.
And despite going down to 10 men when Coke saw red, Sevilla added a fourth through Kevin Gamiero before Ricardo Quaresma's last-gasp consolation.
Iain Diack fired Lok ahead after 17 minutes from a Barr header before the Bankies bagged the leveller and Wilson saw red.
Louw saw red for use of an elbow, Banahan for a high tackle on Anthony Allen - who was stretchered off - and Deacon after appearing to throw a punch.
Wales skipper Warburton saw red in the 19th minute of the semi in Auckland for a spear tackle on French winger Vincent Clerc and Wales missed out agonisingly 9-8.
Midfielder Tom Browett saw red for two bookable offences as both teams pushed for the winner.
SPECTATORS saw red when cheeky French teenager Tatiana Golov-in made her belated appearance at Wimbledon.
A point in the Champions League Group E opener looked certain after Stilian Petrov and Henrik Larsson had cancelled out David Trezeguet's double and they were even dreaming of victory after Edgar Davids saw red.
Marcelo Diaz and Gaston Sauro then saw red for the Swiss as Alcacer and Juan Bernet swept home to seal a 5-0 victory.
Drogheda put their poor league form to one side and could have won the game despite finishing with 10 men after Ryan Brennan saw red late on.
The visitors extended their lead through Hamish Munro and McKeown's header madeitfourasBuckie'sLewisMacKinnon saw red for a rash tackle on Daniel Park.
Skipper Warburton saw red in the 19th minute of the semi in Auckland for a spear tackle on France's Vincent Clerc and Wales missed out agonisingly 9-8.