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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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Need advice on what is the the fastest remedy for athletes foot on your feet and hands?

Need advice on what is the the fastest remedy for athletes foot on your feet and hands?

Athletes foot: You can try over the counter lotromin but may need rx meds. Avoid wearing same shoes daily as well. ...Read more

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How can you cure athletes foot when it spreads to your hands?

How can you cure athletes foot when it spreads to your hands?

Topical Antifungal: Athlete's foot is simply the specific form of skin infection caused by fungus and this can occur anywhere on the body and is treated the same. It often responds well to topical treatment, many of which can be procured over the counter. Ask your pharmacist to direct you to the topical athlete's foot creams. ...Read more

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Can showering with athletes foot on hand spread to other parts of body?

Can showering with athletes foot on hand spread to other parts of body?

Athletes: Foot by definition is only on the foot. On the hand it would simply be a fungal infection. Technically, it could spread. ...Read more

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Is tinactin effective in treating athletes foot that has spread to the hands?

Is tinactin effective in treating athletes foot that has spread to the hands?

Athlete's foot: If it is in fact fungal in origin the answer is yes. However, most often we see what is called an "id" reaction in the hands when athlete's foot is present. This is short for idiosyncratic and is generally not fungal in origin. ...Read more

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Hand foot and mouth disease, then athletes foot now lice, what to do??

Hand foot and mouth disease, then athletes foot now lice, what to do??

Hfm , lice: Hygiene plays a huge role here . See your family doctor for guidance and your podiatrist for the athlete's foot ...Read more

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What should I do about this fungus? I'm using a colloidal oatmeal bath and an anti-fungal liquid spray to treat what i believe is athletes foot that i may have spread, by itching, to my arms, legs, hands, and a few other places. How can I tell if this is

The : The answer is simple. If you are self treating with no results and you want to know if it really is a fungal infection, then you need to see your primary care doctor or a dermatologist. A diagnosis can be made and appropriate treatment can be started. All the best. ...Read more

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Can I use nystatin cream for athlete's foot on my hand?

Yes: If you have a fungus on your hand the cream for your feet should be safe. ...Read more

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Athlete's Foot (Definition)

Medical term is tinea pedis. It is a fungal infection of the skin of the feet. It is usually seen as red, itchy skin between the toes and ...Read more


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