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Doctor insights on: 25 Home Remedies For Athlete's Foot

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What home remedies treat athlete's foot?

What home remedies treat athlete's foot?

Try vinegar: 1:4 ratio of white vinegar to warm water minimally 3x weekly may help. Vinegar is a natural anti-fungal, anti-microbial and keratolytic. ...Read more

Dr. Jordan Steinberg
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Athlete (Definition)

Ath·lete n. A person possessing the natural or acquired traits, such as strength, agility, and endurance, that are necessary for physical exercise or sports, especially those ...Read more


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What is a home remedy for athletes foot?

What is a home remedy for athletes foot?

Several: Soak feet in dilute tea solution. Soak in a very dilute bleach solution. Go to the pharmacy and buy some antifungal cream. ...Read more

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Can you suggest some home remedies for athlete foot?

Can you suggest some home remedies for athlete foot?

Try vinegar: 1:4 ratio of white vinegar to warm water minimally 3x weekly may help. Vinegar is a natural anti-fungal, anti-microbial and keratolytic. ...Read more

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What's a natural remedy for athletes foot?

What's a natural remedy for athletes foot?

Athletes foot: Tea tree oil is the only natural effective medication that i advise patients when refusing prescription anti fungal medication. ...Read more

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Is there a home treatment for athletes foot?

Is there a home treatment for athletes foot?

Treat and prevent: Athlete's foot is a fungal infection. In addition to using over the counter treatments like creams and sprays, you want to make sure you create an environment that fungus will not want to come back to. This includes keeping your feet dry and disinfecting your shoes. Also, keep in mind, fungus is everywhere. Any disruption in the skin can attract the fungus - avoid too dry skin too. ...Read more

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Is there a quick remedy to stop athlete's foot itch?

Is there a quick remedy to stop athlete's foot itch?

To stop the itch,: I would recommend trying some topical therapies such as Lamisil (terbinafine) or naftin. By treating the athletes foot the itch should hopefully improve. ...Read more

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Cures for athletes foot.

Cures for athletes foot.

Depends: The type of treatment rendered for athelete's foot (foot fungus) depends on the severity and the type of foot fungus it is. There are several types ranging from topical to oral medication. One important thing to remember is no matter what medication is used, it is important to address the environment that the foot is in and avoid re-infection. Don't forget to disinfect socks as well as shoes! ...Read more

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Athletes feet: is there a home remedy for it or simple home cleaning supplies?

Athletes feet: is there a home remedy for it or simple home cleaning supplies?

Itchy feet: Sorry you might be suffering from tinea pedis or.....Athletes foot. You can try soaking your feet in a vinegar sln (1 cup to 2 quarts water) treat your shoes with lysol spray dry thoroughly between your toes. Be persistent. If the condition continues ask for a podiatry referral. ...Read more

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What's recommended as a cure for toe nail fungus using home remedies?

What's recommended as a cure for toe nail fungus using home remedies?

Home remedies: Tea tree oil is the only home remedy that might possibly work. I really do recommend the cutera nail laser with topical such as formula 3 and the steri shoe for all shoe gear. ...Read more

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Nose cold, need home remedies for 7mo old?

Nose cold, need home remedies for 7mo old?

No cold meds: Saline drops and nasal suction; use a humidifier at night. Warm juice, such as apple juice, may help with cough. ...Read more

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Could there be a home remedy for athletes foot?

Could there be a home remedy for athletes foot?

Yes: There are many home remedies for tinea pedis such as vinegar soaks, but why not get one of the many otc creams available, theyaare cost effective and work better. ...Read more

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What over-the-counter treatments can I buy to treat my athlete’s foot?

What over-the-counter treatments can I buy to treat my athlete’s foot?

Antifungals: The most common and quite effective otc treatment for tinea pedis (athlete's foot) is Lamisil at or terbinafine topical as a 1% cream applied to the feet twice daily for 1-4 weeks. ...Read more

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For people without health insurance. What is your best home remedy for planters fascitis?

For people without health insurance. What is your best home remedy for planters fascitis?

OTC Inserts: Along with stretching exercises, head to a pharmacy/walmart/target and get yourself a pair of otc inserts. Look for a pair that will support your arch. Look on packaging for the word helps plantar fasciitis. If this helps, but doesn't completely get rid of the pain, call around and tell them podiatrist you do not have insurance and you would like a pair of custom inserts. ...Read more

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Are there any home remedies for athlete’s foot?

Are there any home remedies for athlete’s foot?

See below: Good hygeine, soak in warm water with a small amount of baking soda. Go to the drug store and by some non-prescription Lamisil (terbinafine) cream. ...Read more

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What are good home remediesfor athletes foot?

What are good home remediesfor athletes foot?

Disinfect shoes: Spray some lysol or other disinfectant in shoes after you wear them and let them dry out. Avoid wearing them 2 days in a row. Pull out any inserts in the shoes and allow them to dry out as well. We sometimes will focus on treating the infection on the foot but forget that we need to avoid re-infecting our foot in the shoes that we wear. ...Read more

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