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What Is The Fastest Way To Reduce A Swelling Of The Eye From An Injury
Swelling is the enlargement of organs, skin, or other body parts. It is caused by a buildup of fluid in the tissues. The extra fluid can lead to a rapid increase in weight over a short period of time (days to weeks). Swelling can occur all over the body (generalized) or only in one part ...Read more
Ice: For any inflammation such as from an insect bite, applying local ice can help decrease or minimize swelling. A nice trick for an area as irregular as the eye is to take a bag of frozen peas and hold them against the area. Do not do this for more than 20 minutes as cold can cause injury. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Not easy: Unfortunately, our body is constantly interacting with toxic agents we ingest, inhale or in contact with each day. And these complex interactions may cause chronic inflammation. Antioxidants from multivitamins, fruits & veggies may fight off the adverse effects of these inflammation. Likewise, aspirin, nsaids-ibuprofen, aleve (naproxen) may help as well. Staying active & drinking lots of water may help. ...Read more
Blepharoplasty : Lower droopy lids can be caused by multiple reasons; there can be excess skin, fat , laxity of the lid itself or a combination of all three. The best way to improve these issues is through surgery. In some cases a blepharoplasty with lid tightening, laser or chemical peels can enhance the result. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Warm compresses: Warm compresses (wash cloth with hot water and hold it on the stye for 5-10 minutes, reheating as needed), or surgical incision and drainage, or steroid have been the only effective treatments demonstrated get rid of a stye. A stye is due to the orifice of an oil gland (mebomian gland) in the eyelid margin becoming inflamed, and not an infection. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Depends: Depends on the tendon torn, the degree of tear, the ability to repair with non-surgical means versus surgical means, ability to rest, splint, not use the area, time on crutches, boot splint, or other and the type of physical therapy your get. See a reputable orthopedist or sports medicine physician and get an evaluation. You may need to see a foot and ankle trained ortho to see you. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Buddy tape/ice&meds: You should take your toddler to see a board certified orthopaedic surgeon, for x-rays, evaluation and treatment. For now, you can tape the injured finger to an adjacent one and try otc children's tylenol/motrin. Ice is also helpful, but can be difficult to use on a toddler. ...Read more
Can a blow to the back of the head from a fall be the cause of senility, is there some way to prevent?
Symptom relief: Cold tips: for sore throat – gargle with warm salt water (1/2 tsp salt in 8 oz of water). * for congestion – saline nose drops or a netti pot. *for anti-inflammatory effect & mobilizing mucus- homemade chicken noodle soup.**for hydration- lots of water. Try clear broth. * add honey & a small amt. Of lemon juice to chamomile tea. Add honey & a small amt. Of lemon juice to chamomile tea. ...Read more
I have a boil near an eye and it causes the swelling of the portion, what to do to fasten the healing?
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