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Q. Can I get a headache from watching too much T.V? I've been having headaches after watching more than an hour and a half T.V straight. It also happens If I use the computer the same way.

A. Could be god's way of telling you that you should go out more, play basketball instead of watching basketball. But it's probably short eye sight problem. But it'll do you good going out side instead of playing in your computer!

Q. If diabetes has to do with sugar in the blood why does diabetic patients have to watch their salt consumption?

A. very good question :) and a good answer too:)
if you have Diabetes type 2 that means you have a risk factor for heart attacks. it also means you probably have high blood pressure, so it's in your best interest to watch your sult consumption even more then others.

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TEHRAN (FNA)- Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Hassan Firouzabadi lauded the country's Armed Forces for their watchfulness and preparedness to repel enemies' threats, and said polls show that Iranian people rest assured that the country's military forces will give a crushing response to any possible threat.
Thus, amid all the localised talk of the Gulf's capital surplus, scope for infrastructure spending, and rising per capita GDP -- mostly still derived from buoyant oil price trends -- still there has to be a distinct watchfulness over global energy patterns, bearing in mind too the well-documented escalation of GCC states' budgetary breakeven rates upon the higher government expenditures since the Arab Spring.
It calls on the democratic forces in Egypt to show vigilance and watchfulness in facing plans of major powers bent on exploiting this revolution for their own benefit.
I think that what is needed is a spirit of criticism and watchfulness from constituents.
With Rahul Dravid just discharged from hospital and about to head back to India, and Yuvraj Singh nursing an injured ligament in his left hand, India's batting resources were depleted, but with Bangladesh adopting confused tactics against the lower order, Dhoni was able to combine watchfulness with some typically brutal strokeplay.
Direct intervention by authority figures may be a foil to the necessarily one-sided watchfulness of security programs, but it also constitutes a professional breach and an invasion of privacy that is, at its extreme, truly disturbing.
Yes, said those who I spoke to, complimenting me on my hawk-eyed watchfulness of planning matters and incisive analysis of their implications (OK, made that bit up.) And what is more, if you build on a flood plain, you not only risk floods to that development itself, but you store up problems for other areas too.
His watchfulness was a necessary foil to the shot-makers who came and went around him, notable among whom was Zimbabwean Murray Goodwin who reached 82 in dominating of a third-wicket stand of 141.
While Cluroe's Salieri is all quiet watchfulness, Cockerill's Mozart is a study in perpetual motion, with eyes that sparkle with a mixture of genius and sickness.
For many Oregonians, that kind of generosity, caring and watchfulness is already second nature.
And so he counsels not patience, but wakefulness and watchfulness. That he does so in his final days on earth, after letting his followers know that he expects to suffer a brutal and ignominious death, only heightens the urgency of his plea.