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Can I Get Lice From Dirty Brush At A Salon
Cootie Brush: If we are talking about a hair brush, one must make sure that the person who used the brush last does not have open wounds, expecially if infected or head lice, which is the most common of all cooties one can get from a bush. If we are talking about a tooth brush, that's in its own league:). ...Read more
Can i get skin cancer from being a couple feet away for 5+ hrs. From a reptile uvb bulb? It goes through glass before it hits me. Can't get rid ofit
Can you get a std from your vaginal area touching a possibly dirty comforter/cover . We had sex in a hotel not sure how clean covers were.
Had to use soap in bathroom at mans place soap was in basin with dirty razors and facial hair can I get hepc or hiv?
Viral infections: No. Not in any way. Viruses like these do not survive in air on inanimate objects. Soap would also be deadly to bugs. Do not worry one more minute. ...Read more
I am a phlebotomist. Can you get hiv exposure through reopened bug bite? I think the hand sanitizer I used re opened a scab from a fresh bug bite.
My daughter keeps getting head lice from school I have tryed lice shampoo and even mayo but can not get rid of them I do not see any eggs or nits?
At the dentist they used a water pick to clean my teeth and water was spraying over my nose occasionally. Can you get Naegleria Fowleri from this?
10 to 15 minutes: Consensus is 10 to 15 minutes, Best of luck! Thanks for choosing healthtap! ...Read more
Can i get infected with HIV while at a hair salon when barber uses haircut machine on minimum level with the blades shave skin. No flowing blood?
Wimpy Virus: It is important to remember that viruses like hepc, HIV and others are strings of proteins that are connected by very weak bonds. They require many things to stay active and need living cells to reproduce and survive. Unless there was gross blood, mucous or some other organic substance from on that machine and it got into you, the odds are very unlikely. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can i get infected from an indoor jacuzzi in a rental house (in long island)? I did a basic wash with hand soap but did not scrub down with detergent.
Potentially yes...: Depending on the thoroughness of cleaning, the weakness of the soap used, the amount of microbes in the water, and your level of immunity, there are two types of infections that can cause severe rashes/ folliculitis (a.K.A "hot tub" infections): mycobacterial (eg. M. Fortuitum) and pseudomonal (eg. P. Aeruginosa). ...Read more
Can excessive cleaning harm my teeth? I brush for 2 min. I use mouth wash and floss before i go to bed? Is it fine? Thank you
Can you die from head lice? I've had it for at least 3 years now. Also how can I get rid of them fast?
No...: Head lice are not going to kill you.There are many medicated antipesticide hair treatments that you can use that are very effective; however, you have to be diligent about removing the nits/eggs or you will just end up with new live lice in a few days. Then sterilize the environment. This is not usually an issue that goes on for years - see your doctor to confirm diagnosis! May be something else ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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