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What is the best treatment for wood mites bites?

What is the best treatment for wood mites bites?

Trombiculidae: Itching can be helped with topical corticosteroids and antihistamines as well as hot showers or baths. In cases of severe dermatitis or secondary infection with chigger bites, a doctor should be consulted. Some apply petroleum jelly or painting nail polish over the chigger bite under the false belief that the nail polish will suffocate the chiggers under the skin, but it does not work that way. ...Read more

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Blunt injury at back right side of lower ribs from wood 3 days ago now little bit pain left but just wonder no passing of stool now 3 days also.

 Blunt injury at  back right side of lower ribs from wood 3 days ago now little bit pain left but just wonder no passing of stool now 3  days also.

Hard to be certain: If you aren't having any abdominal pain and you are passing gas (farting) then you are probably fine. Other concerning signs to watch for in obstruction or bowel perferation would be fever, nausea or vomiting. Of course that does not really explain why no bowel movement. If you have any of the symptoms I mentioned, you should see a physician. ...Read more

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Mosquito bite yesterday in woods oval shape (2 in. Diameter) disappeared yesterday and now red, itchy, warm, tender to touch with no sign of bite eee?

Mosquito bite yesterday in woods oval shape (2 in. Diameter) disappeared yesterday and now red, itchy, warm, tender to touch with no sign of bite eee?

Get it checked: Any large area of the skin that is red, warm and tender, (itchy or not), could well be an infection of the skin, called cellulitis. You may need antibiotics. ...Read more

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I have little bites that look like ant bites but aren't.. Maybe wood mites? I work at a guitar plant. They are on my arms and legs...

I have little bites that look like ant bites but aren't.. Maybe wood mites? I work at a guitar plant. They are on my arms and legs...

It's hard to say....: ...without more information and seeing the rash. If it's itchy it could be insect bites (chiggars) or scabies. If co-workers have them, they could be from something @ the guitar plant. Chigger bites go away within a week (unless u r re-exposed). Scabies can last a long time w/o treatment. May I suggest a Virtual Visit on HealthTap? We could probably diagnose & treat if indicated. ...Read more

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How to "#2" in the woods?

How to "#2" in the woods?

Privacy: Most woods have enough cover from bushes etc. To give you the privacy you need. If you lack toilet tissue, you can use leaves but be careful not to use poison ivy (i have seen this done). Leaflets three, let it be! ...Read more

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What are the health risks of outdoor wood smoke?

What are the health risks of outdoor wood smoke?

Not much: Life is meant to be lived and (I would hope) to be enjoyed. Staying away from a nice bonfire because you're super-scrupulous about inhaling a tiny amount of smoke just isn't worth it. You can't go through life shunning everything that might contain something that might irritate you or have some nasty something in it. Embrace life. ...Read more

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I have a problem in morning woods and some times in erectumion and I am only 26 yrs and when get mastubrated I feel very down and feeling drousy?

I have a problem in morning woods and some times in erectumion and I am only 26 yrs and when get mastubrated I feel very down and feeling drousy?

Not sure: I am not sure i understand your question exactly. However, having erections in the morning is normal for men. Also, a feeling of tiredness following ejaculation can be normal as well. If you have other questions, discussion with your physician's office may be necessary. ...Read more

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I I inhaled a chunk of wood and its been hurting?

I I inhaled a chunk of wood and its been hurting?

Need medical care: Regardless of how it happened, if you got a chunk of wood in your airway, you need immediate evaluation. In addition to causing obstruction of the airway, organic matter like wood can cause serious infection, including bronchial or lung abscess. Depending on the size, density and location of the particle, it might or might not show up on x-ray. Regardless, see a doctor STAT. ...Read more

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Can you be allergic to types of wood?

Can you be allergic to types of wood?

Depends : Carpenters sometimes become allergic to sawdust - typically if they frequently work with exotic woods. More common woods like oak and pine generally don't induce respiratory allergies. Contact reactions to wood are exceedingly rare. ...Read more

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Can wood fires for heating be harmful?

Can wood fires for heating be harmful?

Wood fires: Without appropriate ventilation, wood fires for heating can lead to air pollution and health problems. Every year in phoenix we have "no burn" days because of inversion air layers. Your lungs like fresh air to breathe. If you're using a wood stove or other kind of fireplace, make sure your chimney is clean and the flue is open. ...Read more

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What is cedar wood essential oil used for?

What is cedar wood essential oil used for?

Skin, hair,asthma: For therapeutic purposes moroccon cedarwood should be used only.
It is in shampoos and hair lotions for alopecia (hair loss)
good for eczema, dermatitis, skin rashes.
Good for inhalation for asthma, bronchitis, hay fever.
For external use only ( not to be swallowed). ...Read more

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I haven't had morning wood ever in my life?

I haven't had morning wood ever in my life?

Not to worry: Nocturnal erections occur throughout the sleep cycle. They are only noted in the morning if you happen to awaken suddenly during an erection period. ...Read more

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Is ccn pressure treated wood harmful to humans?

Is ccn pressure treated wood harmful to humans?

"CCN" ???: Most pressure-treated wood in the us contains chromated copper arsenate (cca) -- i'm not sure what "ccn" would be. Cca wood can be harmful to humans depending on the concentration of arsenic present in the wood, the amount of time spent on the wood structure, and on hand-to-mouth behavior. Arsenic poisoning can cause stomach irritation, disturbed nerve function, etc http://tinyurl.Com/ntduglg. ...Read more

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Please tell me if there is a cure to morning wood?

Please tell me if there is a cure to morning wood?

No,...: All healthy men will have some erection with some bladder fullness in the morning. That is normal and how the body works; so, there is no cure and no need to cure. Most of times, morning erection will subside after peeing. At least, this indicates your body works well for you. ...Read more

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Please explain why don't i get morning wood anymore?

Please explain why don't i get morning wood anymore?

We're getting older: Many young men wake up with an erection frequently, and this generally becomes less frequent as we age. If things work well otherwise and you're satisfied with this side of your life, it's not concerning. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how I could stop getting morning wood?

Can you tell me how I could stop getting morning wood?

Normal: males typically get 6 to 8 erectiond throughout the sleep cycle at night. This is completely normal. if you happen to wake up fairly abruptly during one of those cycles you will notice an erection. ...Read more

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Possible reasons why i sometimes don't get morning wood?

Possible reasons why i sometimes don't get morning wood?

Here are some ...: Based what are known about erection over lifetime and morning penile erection, it may reflect the degree of bladder fullness is less than the usual and/or suggest an early sign of erectile dysfunction. Generally, the morning erection is harder if the bladder is fuller and at younger age. So, just watch it and see. Meanwhile, record the info on the onset, degree, duration, interval, and progress .. ...Read more

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What wood cause severe ostoeporosis in a 30 year old male?

What wood cause severe ostoeporosis  in a 30 year old male?

Steroids/alcohol: R the first 2 come 2 mind. If this is not the case, u should seek advice from an endocrinologist, as there are some systemic causes ; u need a work up. ...Read more

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Does the "morning wood" effect apply to whenever you wake up too?

Does the "morning wood" effect apply to whenever you wake up too?

Yes: The time of day is not important. When the doctor asks if it happens, he's asking if it happens upon awakening, regardless of the time of day. ...Read more

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What's best to have under a jungle gym? Wood chips? Sand? Rubberized mat? Do you need anything?

What's best to have under a jungle gym? Wood chips? Sand? Rubberized mat? Do you need anything?

Depends : I often get nostalgic at all the fuss.Playgrounds are disappearing at the same rate governments are pushing us to avoid any impact risk & assure disabled access.A practical surface should fit the need. Wood mulch is cheep but temporary & attracts bugs, rubber mulch has better impact protection, sand is fine for most home sets. A public park may need to meet local govt standards. ...Read more

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Can a 30 year old male lift weights and workout when he has osteoporosis what ways wood be best?

Can a 30 year old male lift weights and  workout when he has osteoporosis  what ways wood be best?

Yes you can: You can work out, weight bearing exercises help to build bone, lifting weight, jumping, lunges, walking with ankle weights. Once concern is to not overdue it. Also osteoporosis is unusal in at 30 y/o male. Testosterone, vitamin d , kindey function should all be checked and evaluated by your doctor if not done so already. ...Read more

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Can exposure to wood fire smoke for one day (6-7 hours, was burning branches from landscape work) be a health concern?

Can exposure to wood fire smoke for one day (6-7 hours, was burning branches from landscape work) be a health concern?

Smoke exposure: A single exposure may not be fatal but smoke means exposure to carbon monoxide which competes with oxygen on RBC and can cause neurologic effects as well as death, and volatile hydrocarbons which can cause pulmonary /neurologic effects. When in the presence of smoke always have excellent ventilation and wear a mask ( R-95/99 that covers volatile hydrocarbons). ...Read more

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Can you get scabies from the woods?

Can you get scabies from the woods?

Scabies: Scabies is an infestation of the skin by the human itch mite (sarcoptes scabiei var. Hominis). The microscopic scabies mite burrows into the upper layer of the skin where it lives and lays its eggs. The most common symptoms of scabies are intense itching and a pimple-like skin rash. The scabies mite usually is spread by direct, prolonged, skin-to-skin contact with a person who has scabies. ...Read more

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Is it normal for my 4 year old to have morning wood?

Is it normal for my 4 year old to have morning wood?

Yes: Erections are normal, even in babies. It is not a sexual response in boys that have not reached puberty. There is no reason to be concerned about erections in little boys. ...Read more