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What can do for sore heal?

What can do for sore heal?

See answer: The best treatment will depend on the diagnosis of your heel pain. If you have a heel spur for example, then NSAIDS, rest, trying to use a soft insert, with an area that is cut out where the spur is, can keep the pressure off and help as well, etc. If is caused by plantar fasciitis, then another treatment option may be available etc. Get the foot assessed by a foot dr. and the best Tx will come. ...Read more

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How can I heal tailbone soreness?

How can I heal tailbone soreness?

See below: Sounds like you have coccydynia or 'tailbone pain'. This can occur with trauma to the tail bone, abnormally positioned coccyx, or poor sitting posture. Try using a good lumbar support to help shift your pelvis forward. This will put the pressure on your ischium. (bottom part of pelvic bone), and will shift the weight off of your coccyx (tailbone). ...Read more

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I'm curious as to what's the best way to heal a sore?

I'm curious as to what's the best way to heal a sore?

Not sure what type: Of sore you are referring to -so my input is brief and basic. Keep it clean and dry. ...Read more

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I've a sore in my have that won't heal. Help me please. It' will try to heal and it will open back up. It's very irritating ?

I've a sore in my have that won't heal. Help me please. It' will try to heal and it will open back up. It's very irritating ?

Here's The Skinny: If you have a 'sore' that isn't healing, anywhere on the body but especially sun-exposed area,then you should see a dermatologist to help figure-out what's going on. A month would be enough time for most things to heal so if it's been longer than that,get it checked out. Many things can cause a delay in healing but a delay in healing can look like something that might be growing, like a skin tumor ...Read more

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Sore on my elbow won't heal?

Sore on my elbow won't heal?

No age on profile!: We need to know your age. Please put it in your public profile. We can't answer questions from minors < 16 years old. Knowing your country or state helps, too, so add that also. Age, location, & gender, can affect our answer, as some conditions are more likely in different places or in different age groups. Be honest! You expect if of us, we expect it of you! List any meds you take & any chronic m ...Read more

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How shall I heal this sore on my ankle?

How shall I heal this sore on my ankle?

SORE ANKLE OR SORE?: Is it a sore ankle or a sore on the ankle? Regarding the latter, if it's something that does not heal, or is changing in appearance. start with your primary physician. If it's a sore ankle, see a podiatrist or foot/ankle orthopedist. Sincerely, Dr. Latva ...Read more

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How could i heal this sore on my ankle?

What sore?: If a sore has been present for some time you should see a doctor. ...Read more

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I have a sore on my foot that won't heal?

I have a sore on my foot that won't heal?

Foot sore: Please do not ignore. See a physician asap. Get checked for diabetes, poor circulation in feet or nerve damage. If ignored may lead to loss of limb. ...Read more

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What can help my cold sore heal?

What can help my cold sore heal?

Cold sores: Melissa officinalis or lemon balm (cream) expedites healing of cold sores. It can reduce healing time by half. Studies also show that regular use can help v recurrences. Brief supplementation with lysine 1, 000mg orally three times a day at the onset, can also hasten healing. Your physician can prescribe oral valtrex (valacyclovir). Laser treatments are also used to treat cold sores. ...Read more

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How do you heal a cold sore quickly?

How do you heal a cold sore quickly?

Prescription.: Your dentist or doctor can prescribe medication called orabase with Benzocaine that will help with the pain i laser these with my waterlase md dental laser. Takes 2 minutes to treat and relief is in 1 hour to 24 hours shortening the 10 day cycle. Most "cold sores" will run their course in 10 days and can be triggered by stress sun or a herpetic virus. ...Read more

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Please tell me how to heal a cold sore?

Please tell me how to heal a cold sore?

Try this: Hene laser may increase healing by 50%. It is thought to increase blood circulation and/or release nitric oxide. It will also decrease the pain. ...Read more

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What should I take to heal a cold sore quickly?

Lysine?: Melissa officinalis or lemon balm (cream) expedites healing of cold sores. It can reduce healing time by half. Studies also show that regular use can help v recurrences. Brief supplementation with lysine 1, 000mg orally three times a day at the onset, can also hasten healing. Your physician can prescribe oral valtrex (valacyclovir). Laser treatments are also used to treat cold sores. ...Read more

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What approaches work best to heal a cold sore fast?

Lemon balm / Lysine: Melissa officinalis or lemon balm (cream) has been shown in european studies to help expedite healing of cold sores. It can reduce healing time by half. Studies also show that regular use can help v recurrences. Supplementation with lysine 1, 000mg orally three times a day at the onset, can also hasten healing. ...Read more

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What can I do to get a cold sore to heal faster its painful?

What can I do to get a cold sore to heal faster its painful?

Options: Melissa officinalis or lemon balm (cream) expedites healing of cold sores. It can reduce healing time by half. Studies also show that regular use can help v recurrences. Brief supplementation with lysine 1, 000mg orally three times a day at the onset, can also hasten healing. Your physician can prescribe oral valtrex (valacyclovir). Laser treatments are also used to treat cold sores. ...Read more

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Can someone tell me how long will it take my cold sore to heal?

Can someone tell me how long will it take my cold sore to heal?

Burning and pain: A cold sore is caused by a common virus-herpes simplex. They begin as a burning sensation in the lip area and this is followed by the formation of a blister. The blister ruptures and leaves a painful ulceration that then crusts over and heals within 10-14 days. There are some topical agents that can speed healing or abort the formation of the blister if caught early. ...Read more

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I was wondering are my prenatals helping my cold sore heal faster?

I have not heard of: Prenatal vitamins being used to heal cold sores. ...Read more

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Are there any natural/Dr approved ways to heal my Esophagitis? Its very sore

Are there any natural/Dr approved ways to heal my Esophagitis? Its very sore

Depends on the cause: It depends on what caused it in the first place as there would be different treatments depending on the cause ...Read more