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what exactly does aveeno (oatmeal) daily scrub do?

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Scrubs: Scrubs away the dead layer of skin (keratin), thus preventin blockage of hair follicles . If blocked sweat, skin secretions stay inside and bacteria grows causing acne.

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How much water should I be drinking every day if I am ok?

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Dr. Pam Yoder
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8c of any liquids: The typical recommended amount of fluid to take in daily is around 8 cups. That includes water, milk, juice, other beverages & liquid from foods like fruit. Thirst indicates too little. The ideal varies from day to day depending on heat, activity, etc. However, most women should try to drink a cup at and between each meal/snack and at bedtime to keep the fluid level steady, especially if pregnant.
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I wear a pad everyday. Do I need surgery, or is there something else available?

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Dr. Lester Thompson
Pathology 33 years experience
Depends: I assume you are meaning a pad for vaginal bleeding. No matter your age, you should not be bleeding on a daily basis and this requires medical attention. If you are older, this could be a sign of cancer and needs to have a biopsy to fully evaluate this condition.
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I have trouble remembering to take my oral medication every day. What's a good way to remember? What should I do if I forget a dose?

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Dr. James Fox
Psychiatry 14 years experience
Pair it: Pair the medication with an activity you already do every day, like brushing your teeth. Put the bottle by your toothbrush. If you miss a dose, do not double up the next day. Just continue to take it as prescribed and if you miss a dose, you miss it.
A 21-year-old member asked:

How much iron do I need every day?

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Dr. Scott Mitchell
Bariatrics 23 years experience
It depends: This question is very complex and depends on a lot of factors. If you are healthy and not anemic, and eat a well balanced diet, you will likely get the iron you need from your diet and not require any supplemental iron. For an excellent reference that breaks down iron requirements see the nih's web page on iron information and daily intake requirements at http://ods.Od.Nih.Gov/factsheets/iron/#h.
A 41-year-old member asked:

Every day must I do intense workout?

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Dr. Thomas Deberardino
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No, rest is crucial: Periodsnof rest can be as important as the workouts themselves if you want to improve overall fitness (strength, endurance, speed).

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