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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Susan Uhrich
36 years experience Psychiatry
The best treatment: Is a combination of medication and therapy! get the best!
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Dr. Douglas Bey
57 years experience Psychiatry
Probably both: Probably a ssris & cbt extinguishing therapy.

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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
No: Antibacterial ointment will not help prevent a person from catching the flu virus. Just wear a mask like the doctors do. Masks can be purchased at any ... Read More
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Dr. Tim Conrad
34 years experience Ophthalmology
No: This will not work.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
30 years experience Geriatrics
Depends . . .: Answer depends upon germ & surface. Check out http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2013/12/27/how-long-can-germs-live_n_4509419.html & http://www.pops ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Depends: There a million germs. Some may and some may not. What specific germ are you concerned about?
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ihab Ibrahim
29 years experience Pain Management
Depends on: How you define germ. Prions, hepatitis, live 20 years, and 6-8 months respectively. Hiv, pretty fragile, dies pretty quickly. Gratefully!
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ryan Taylor
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Depends : Different bacteria and viruses are transmitted in different ways. Some travel in the air after an infected person sneezes or coughs. Others may be tra ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Robert Douglas
51 years experience Orthodontics
Not Likely : Unless material stuck to the lid flew up onto your plate, it is nearly impossible for any germs to infect you. Try not to worry about germs. The best ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Audrey Rogers
35 years experience Pediatrics
A short time: Most types of germs (viruses and bacteria) do not live very long in unfriendly environments like a piece of paper. Some types live longer than others ... Read More
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A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
52 years experience Ophthalmology
Pink eye: Pink eye is usually due to viruses and is spread by contact on touched items like toys and doorknobs. The virus can last for several weeks on these s ... Read More

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