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Dr. Robert Douglas
51 years experience Orthodontics
RUS: Recurrent Apthouus Stomatitis may be the cause of your discomfort. See your dentist for a diagnosis and treatment that will work better than honey. In ... Read More
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
57 years experience Dermatology
Aphthae???: See a dermatologist. Minor aphthae are common. Major giant aphthous stomatitis is rare and will need serious treatment. Begin with a diagnosis. Treat ... Read More

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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sidney Vinson
27 years experience Gastroenterology
Yes: Baking soda is sodium bicarbonate rather than citrate.
Dr. Richard Link
24 years experience Urology
Yes: Yes, these are different chemical compounds. Baking soda is sodium bicarbonate. This is different than sodium citrate.
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Adjuncts only: Gout is a serious systemic disease. If you're refusing scientific treatment (probenecid, allopurinol, workup for possible secondary causes) in favor o ... Read More
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Dr. Bernard Seif
40 years experience Clinical Psychology
DGL licorice: Please do what your doc says, but a natural approach is to take dgl. Dgl is licorice tablets with an enzyme remove (because too much of it can raise ... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Theresa Frank
38 years experience Dentistry
Dental/Respiratory: Bad breath can come from gum problems or decayed teeth. Also, brush the tongue well as it can harbor sulfur (rotten egg smell) producing bacteria. ... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jerome Litt
71 years experience Dermatology
EPSOM SALT BATH?: THE ANSWER IS NO! ALMOST EVERYONE CAN TAKE EPSOM SALT BATHS.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Doyon
36 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
No toothpaste: You don't want to put toothpaste on your face because it can irritate an already irritated skin and make the situation worse. Use the pimple cleaner t ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Doyon
36 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
No toothpaste: Don't add the toothpaste to the mix because you could have a reaction to the toothpaste. To help reduce your acne, make sure you clean your face 2-3 t ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
40 years experience Holistic Medicine
Reasonable to try: There is not much research on this topic, but epsom salt baths are a proven way to get magnesium into our bodies, which most people need more of. Baki ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
30 years experience Family Medicine
No: The expiration date is there for a reason, to alert you it is expired. Always best to use up to date ingredients/medications. Best wishes.

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