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injuries and wounds in children

A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Walker
25 years experience Plastic Surgery
Wounds: Woumds or injuries are damage to the normal continuity of cells, tissue, or intercellular substance that disrupts the body's functions and or homeost ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Miller
36 years experience Wound care
SImple terms: A wound is when there is loss of tissue from external causes such as a knife wound gunshot wound or bite wound. Ulcers occur from internal causes veno ... Read More
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Dr. Herman Hammerstead
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HUH !!!: I have no idea what you are alluding to. Please rephrase your question.

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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Miller
36 years experience Wound care
Simple Care: The real question is what not to do that slows down healing. Avoid using alcohol, peroxide, hibiclens, betadine, and bleach solutions. Inflammation ( ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
High protein diet: A high protein diet will help in healing the injuries. This may be a combination of fish, chicken and other meats; beans and you may even wish to use ... Read More
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Dr. Michael McGonigal
39 years experience General Surgery
Balance + protein: Eat a balanced diet and make sure you get plenty of protein to help rebuild all the damaged tissues.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bradley Butkovich
27 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Rotator cuff tears: are common in people older than 50 -60. If you have a history of trauma, Weakness in your shoulder and pain, especially night pain then odds are you ... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Aloe Vera: Aloe vera can be lightly rubbed on the scratch to hasten healing & decrease scarring.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
40 years experience Holistic Medicine
Yes: Ashwagandha is a wonderful tonic that reduces inflammation, balances hormones and supports immune function. The roots can be used topically as a poult ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Payam Rafat
22 years experience Podiatry
Clean and cover: Localized small abrasions can be rinsed with sterile saline or warm water and soap and dressed with a topical antibiotic ointment and covered with a s ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marguerite Barnett
42 years experience Plastic Surgery
Old ways best?: You might do just fine treating yourself but sometimes people don't which is why we now have doctors. Centuries ago many people died of preventable t ... Read More
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A 59-year-old male asked:
Dr. Allen Meglin
35 years experience Interventional Radiology
Rest: Muscle tears are often treated with a combination of rest, Ice, elevation, and anti inflammatories. Compression can help, but for the psoas, this is n ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
HIV is hard to get: I am not sure what you are really asking. Hiv is not caught in normal life settings. It is not caught from inanimate objects, from casual contact with ... Read More
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