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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Walker
24 years experience in 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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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Miller
35 years experience in 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 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience in Dermatology
Keloids: Cortisone injections (intralesional steroids): These are safe and not very painful. Injections are usually given once per month until the maximum bene ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Hardin
35 years experience in Wound care
The Smith Papyrus: Dating to 1650bc this ancient egyptian document was devoted to wound healing and trauma and included the use of honey (we now use specialy prepared ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in 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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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience in General Practice
The Penis: Penile itching, especially inside is commonly a sign of an infection with chlamydia or gonorrhea. I am not sure how you can get tested there where yo ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience in 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 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jon Fishburn
29 years experience in Ophthalmology
Evaluation: You may try warm compresses and gentle massage from corner of eyelid towards nose to see if this helps. If you are in pain, &/or there is red swelling ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Med evaluation: Wound may need to be probed, debrieded, sutured. Antibiotics or tetanus may be needed.
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience in 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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