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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Louise Andrew
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Not normal to have: swelling this far out unless there is either infection or a foreign body or continued irritation. You should be eating soft foods or soups, nothing ... Read More
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Dr. Julie Abbott
45 years experience Preventive Medicine
You need a little: higher dose of patience. The lip tissues are highly vascular, containing many blood vessels and nerves, and sutures are very irritating. I'm glad you ... Read More

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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Smith
32 years experience Internal Medicine
H pylori: No food stuff helpful. Bismuth antibiotics and proton pump inhibitor in combination.
Dr. Theresa-Ann Clark
24 years experience Family Medicine
Probably not: The mild gastritis is likely caused by the h. Pylori infection. H pylori is a bacteria that attacks stomach lining. Effective treatment is a 10-14 da ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shalini Sethi
21 years experience Pediatrics
May take a week : It takes at least week to 10 days for stomach infection to settle . Keep up the fluids and very slowly advance to semi solid diet
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
53 years experience Infectious Disease
Nothing will happen: Ingesting fungus infested (mouldy) bread is esthetically unappealing, but harmless. No infection or illness is likely. Don't worry about it.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rick Kirschner
40 years experience General Practice
Garlic, many more: Chili peppers, hot mustard, radishes, onions and garlic all contain mucolytics (to liquify mucus in the sinuses) garlic can kill the bacteria that ca ... Read More
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
28 years experience Internal Medicine
There is: No really good research, but you high vitamin C foods might help. Actually the only vitamin proven to help fight immunity and thus infections is vitam ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Butler
21 years experience Family Medicine
Probably not: Most likely not. If you get him brushed off right away.
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A 65-year-old male asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
51 years experience Cardiology
MRSA: Staph is very destructive to tissue. When the infection is finally cleared, the healing process takes long because of the underlying tissue destructio ... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: A person can expect to avoid e. Coli infections from food if he cooks all foods thoroughly (especially ground meats such as burgers). Choosing drinks ... Read More
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Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
See your dentist: He/she may prescribe antibiotics to prevent the socket from becoming infected. Sometimes home remedies are not good enough to avoid infection. Take ca ... Read More

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