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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
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
I have some type of bug bite that was itchy so I was assuming a mosquito bite but I was in the woods. The next day I noticed a circular/ring bruise around the bite and it looks like it's getting worse.
Insect bites : Since it's getting worse you should get it examined ...Read more
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. Cellulitis says np.?
Was stacking wood got slight headache just behind ear jaw area hurt a bit to swallow what could it be caused by?
Likely muscle strain:
Still see your dr just to be sure your heart if ok.
God bless you friend! ...Read more
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
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
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?
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
Extraction: You might have some pain after an extraction. If you do, call the dentist who extracted the tooth. ...Read more
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
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
"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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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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