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How to remove toxins , nicotine from the body quickly. ?

How to remove toxins , nicotine from the body quickly.

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I dont think you can: All you have to do is google "body detoxification" and you will find hundreds, perhaps thousands, of methods and products to help the body detox itself. However, I have not seen any scientific studies that prove that such a thing happens, or that any of these things work. As far as i know, only time works, and it works well. A healthy diet, exercise and a positive attitude helps you feel better. ...Read more

Toxin (Definition)

Poisonous substance produced within living cells or organisms;man-made substances created by artificial processes are thus excluded. The term was first used by organic chemist ludwig brieger (1849–1919). For a toxic substance not produced within living organisms, "toxicant" and "toxics" are also sometimes used.[citation needed]. Toxins can be small ...Read more


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Can a liver flush remove xanax/benzo toxins?

Can a liver flush remove xanax/benzo toxins?

Can't hurry it: "liver flushes" are of various kinds -- some are very restrictive and last longer than others. They may include fasting or completely liquid diets, along with colonic "cleansing." this is actually not needed to remove medications from your body, which has its own very effective detoxification processes. http://tinyurl.com/6ofkkzp what leaves liver arrives in urine, which is used in drug tests. ...Read more

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How can I prevent excessive hand sweating ( hyperhidrosis)?

How can I prevent excessive hand sweating ( hyperhidrosis)?

Hyperhidrosis: The most common first line therapy is aluminum chloride hexahydrate which is a prescription antiperspirant. Botox is also an option as well as some other, more expensive treatments. Most start with the Rx antiperspirant. ...Read more

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Excess underarm sweating. Does botox work, and for how long?

Excess underarm sweating. Does botox work, and for how long?

Yes: Excessive sweating of underarms, hands, & feet (hyperhidrosis) is helped with use of botox. The duration is variable, but typically around 4-6 months. In the underarm, placement is in a grid-like pattern in an effort to distribute the effects over a wide area. Some get improvement in sweating with Botox given is distant sites. Likely this is due to changes in the autonomic nervous system. ...Read more

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Can chinese foot patches that remove toxins from the body really work?

Can chinese foot patches that remove toxins from the body really work?

Doubtful: The skin is a barrier against things entering our body...Or leaving it. The odds of a patch, chinese or otherwise, being able to selective suck out toxins are fairly slim. They are deigned to change color on contact to moist skin, giving the appearance of having removed something harmful. ...Read more

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Does foy help rid your body of harmful electrolytes?

Does foy help rid your body of harmful electrolytes?

Unclear, but...: The specifics, relevance, & sequence of events of your concerns are not clear enough to deduce a reasonable answer. But, do you mean if getting rid of harmful electrolytes may help improve the smell in genital region? If so, answer to such is no since genital smell is very personal unique reflecting genetic factors & local hygiene, & could not be changed but modified so to lessen such. I hope I... ...Read more

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I read that tattoo ink may contain Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons. Does exposure to these chemicals guarantee cancer? Can the body rid itself these?

I read that tattoo ink may contain Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons. Does exposure to these chemicals guarantee cancer? Can the body rid itself these?

Tattoos and Cancer: Studies show Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAH) exist in the atmosphere and are established human carcinogens. They are also concentrated in black tattoo inks. Tattoos introduce substances like this for life and the skin cannot totally rid itself of the PAH. However, exposure to PAH does not guarantee cancer. Melanoma and other skin cancers are found in tattoos but tattoo link not proven. ...Read more

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How do I remove body toxins that are in eye bags?

How do I remove body toxins that are in eye bags?

No idea: Not aware of this condition. What have you been told about your condition ? ...Read more

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Does have excess body fat lead to cancer?

Does have excess body fat lead to cancer?

One factor: Obesity and excessive intake of saturated fats is one factor in the pathogenesis of cancer. ...Read more

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Besides vomiting how does one remove poison ingested?

Besides vomiting how does one remove poison ingested?

Charcoal, dialysis: Using self induced vomiting should be done with caution. Gastric lavage, chelation therapy, i.e. Using agents, which may bind to the poison and remove it. Activated charcoal is also used. Sometimes, specific antidotes for that particular poison, may help. Dialysis, may be used in cases of lithium toxicity. Acidification or alkanization of urine also helps to get rid of poison. Treatment is specifi. ...Read more

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How well does tea tree oil work to control excess sweat for those with hyperhidrosis?

How well does tea tree oil work to control excess sweat for those with hyperhidrosis?

Unknown: Although recommended on some internet sites the only known uses of tree tea oil are as and antibacterial and antifungal agent on the skin and as a substitute for tea leaves. Well. If you can drink it as a tea, it's probably safe. Hyperhidrosis is due to an imbalance of the autonomic nervous system. Get checked for thyroid & adrenal disease. If negative, try biofeedback or meditation. ...Read more

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Does your body excrete excess antioxidants?

Does your body excrete excess antioxidants?

ANTIOXIDANTS: There are several hundred known antioxidant foods and supplements, they all have their of way of being metabolized and excreted. Some from the liver, some from the kidneys etc. ...Read more

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How can I clear my body of harmful toxins, food vitamins ect?

How can I clear my body of harmful toxins,  food vitamins ect?

Eat right: Avoiding recreational drugs, smoking, fast foods is a good start. A diet of vegetables, fruits, chicken, fish, limiting red meat to 1-2times week should be good enough to supply the needed nutrients you need. Exercise daily for at least 30 minutes, and getting enough rest (8 hours) nightly are also important items. ...Read more

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Does potassium remove sodium from the body?

Does potassium remove sodium from the body?

Complex: The two are exchanged for each other in the distal aspect of the kidney filtering units. Kayexalate is a resin that does exchange sodium for potassium in the gut. Abuse of this treatment can cause the serum sodium to rise. ...Read more

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Does chlorine permanently damage hair? And will regular shampoo/conditioner remove it?

Chlorine: Chlorine does damage hair. Keep your hair as healthy as possible by rinsing your hair after you get out of the pool. Shampoo and conditioner won't undo the damage unfortunately but they can keep your hair smooth. Try using a swim cap to save your hair from the harsh chemicals. ...Read more

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Why does skin gets oily during summer and what to do to remove excess hair?

Why does skin gets oily during summer and what to do to remove excess hair?

Seasonal changes: Increased heat and humidity causes most skin-types to produce more oil. If your skin is oily to begin with, it is much more apparent in the summertime. Use an astringent twice daily, a light rather than heavy moisturizer, and try and keep cool and don't forget the sunscreen. Excess hair can be permanently removed by electrolysis though it is rather expensive. Other options - waxing, shaving. ...Read more

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Does dht removes from scalp automatically or it remain permenantly ?

Does dht removes from scalp automatically or it remain permenantly ?

Wrong question: Dihydrotestosterone is one of many hormones present in blood + all tissues.These hormones are constantly being produced, then used or dissipated. There is a constant flux. The hair follicles of the scalp are genetically programed to respond in different ways to this hormone. To a great extent they produce it themselves and then respond to it. The same amount of male hormones may lead to balding in ...Read more

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Perspiration (Definition)

Perspiration or sweat is the production of watery fluid from the skin to help regulate the ...Read more