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Chafing is skin irritation because of something rubbing against the skin, such as from clothing or sports equipment. Helpful ideas include avoiding rough clothing, wearing 100\% cotton fabric, cutting off clothing tags, or changing to different types of sports clothes and sports activities to decrease the rubbing on ...Read more
Contact dermatitis: I think your question is if clothes washed in a laundry machine could be contaminated with nickel? If this is your question then no, it is unlikely that machine would seep nickel into clothes. Try changing to fragrant-free, dye-free detergent to see if this helps. See an allergist to exam rash and provide further treatment and evaluation. Patch testing helpful to determine sensitivities. ...Read more
Dry skin. Use vinegar to clean. When cooking organic and fowl, wash with liquid soap and dry with paper towels. Hands get rough and raw. What is cause?
Something about my laundry causes my skin to burn, particularly when I dry off with towels. I use ECOS laundry detergent, and avoid fabric softeners.
Switch : I'd suggest switching your laundry detergent ... Try Dreft (it's actually baby detergent so it's hypoallergenic). Hope that helps! ...Read more
If clothing touched paper with fresh nonflowing blood, can clothes transmit disease? No blood stain on clothes. Cuts on hands, what if touched clothes
Blood borne pathogen: Most infectious agents carried by blood ( blood borne pathogens) enter the body through a break in the skin or mucous membranes. Clothing coming in contact with fresh blood should be a barrier to transmission of HIV and hepatitis C if skin is intact. Unfortunately, this is not true with Ebola virus. Cuts on the hands represent a break in the skin and are an avenue for HIV and hep C infection ...Read more
washing not mine, dried blood off object why lowrisk for blood borne pathogens with paper towel dish soap and water ? Washed hands after with soap
Low risk: Low risk, unless you have an open wound and blood from someone with a known blood-borne pathogen. The risk is still less than being injected with that blood. ...Read more
Accidentally touch toilet water wif bare hands.Wash wif soap,30min later wash 2 times wif water.2hrs later wash wif soap,took off lens.Eye Infections?
Can washing precum soaked hands with just water & wiping them off with tissue before fingering prevent pregnancy?
Yes: Assuming detergent is added and the wash is dried in a drier. ...Read more
Hand sanitizer: Yes, you can use hand saitizer before putting in contact lenses ...Read more
Yardley products: Healthtap Doctors are asked not to endorse specific brands or product lines. ...Read more
Can a cloth contaminate another cloth? For example put clean Shirts in my couch(i sit with dirty clothes), or sit with my dirty pants on a clean cloth
It's all dirty...: Dirt is everywhere. I bet these types of things routinely cause you great stress and anxiety. You should talk to your doctor about possible OCD. There are medicines and therapies that can help reduce stress in these situations. http://www.helpguide.org/articles/anxiety/obssessive-compulsive-disorder-ocd.htm ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can i use disposible diaper or cloth diaper while normal diaper rash ???. M also using baby wipes
No: Not likely.Get a more detailed answer ›