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Does drinking methanol cure a cough?

Does drinking methanol cure  a cough?

Poison....: Methanol is a poisonous alcohol that can be present in antifreeze. Drinking it can cause blindness, coma and death. It should not be used as a cough medicine! ...Read more

Hangover (Definition)

Various unpleasant mental and physical symptoms e.g., headache, nausea, dullness etc., that follow the consumption of too much wine, ...Read more


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Does salt water cure or aid acne?

Does salt water cure or aid acne?

Neither: Salt water has no effect on acne. Use of a toner such as 2% salicylic acid is useful with a gentles facial cleanser. ...Read more

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Does drinking a lot of water help relieve hives?

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Does drinking a lot of water help relieve hives?

Doubtful: Think of hives as an allergic reaction (http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/hives-and-angioedema/basics/definition/con-20014815). Benadryl (diphenhydramine) is a good 1st attempt but it's doubtful that drinking lots of water will have any major direct impact. Do some detective work to determine what new thing, food, lotion, soap, detergent, environment you've been exposed to. Then avoid ...Read more

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How effective is whiskey or mixed drink for a toothache?

How effective is whiskey or mixed drink for a toothache?

Not Effective: I guess if you're drunk enough, you won't care about your toothache for a while, but alcohol doesn't cure or help a toothache in any significant or long-term way. Your symptoms may subside for a while, but they will definitely come back vehemently in the future. The only way to take care of this problem is to see a dentist. The sooner the better! ...Read more

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What does salt water do for a cut?

What does salt water do for a cut?

It has a: Germ killing effect and can help to reduce inflammation. ...Read more

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How much damage can drinking a pint of vodka a night do?

How much damage can drinking a pint of vodka a night do?

Immense damage: It does not take long at all to severely damage a liver drinking a pint of vodka a night. Initially you can cause alcoholic hepatitis, which potentially is reversible, But if you go on to alcoholic cirrhosis, the damage is permanent. Certainly you need to cut way back to the point where you're not drinking every day, especially when you're only 18. Please heed my advice! For your own good… ...Read more

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Drinking honey in warm water helps in weight loss. Is it true? How does it work?

Drinking honey in warm water helps in weight loss. Is it true? How does it work?

I have never: Heard of this method of weight loss and in fact there are a lot of calories in honey and I do not see how it could be true that it would help you lose weight. ...Read more

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Can I drink tea get rid of a hangover?

Can I drink tea get rid of a hangover?

No: A hangover is the result of alcohol withdrawal. The only way to avoid a hangover is not to drink in the first place. ...Read more

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Do I have to drink several glasses of water before it will absorb a bad hangover or alcohol poisoning?

Do I have to drink several glasses of water before it will absorb a bad hangover or alcohol poisoning?

Won't work: Being well hydrated after an alcoholic binge will likely make you fell better, but it will not negate the effects of the alcohol. ...Read more

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Is 1 drink glass of cognac to aid sleep ever a good idea for alcoholic suffering withdrawl?

Is 1 drink glass of cognac to aid sleep ever a good idea for alcoholic suffering withdrawl?

Alcohol/for withdraw: If you are going for withdrawl due to abstinence and trying to quit, than it is a bad idea even to have a glass of cognac. Seek medical help and dont drink even a glass of cognac. ...Read more

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Does drinking purified water instead of tap water really make a difference?

Does drinking purified water instead of tap water really make a difference?

Yes: It depends on your water souce, but most municipal water sources have an unhealthy amount of impurities, and often the amount of chlorine used to make the water better can be a oxidizer to the body. Also there is a growing number of Estrogens found in water sources. As a rule, i drink bottled water or filtered. ...Read more