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Getting Cold After Head Bath
Is it safe to get your baby/toddler's hair wet in the bath if they are sick? It is not cold outside.
Yes: Wet hair will not make a kid get sicker. It would be reasonable to towel them off and get it as dry as you can with a towel, but by all means, keeping the baby clean and in its normal routine helps them get well faster. ...Read more
Obviously hot: Cold is uncomfortable and does not wash as well. ...Read more
I've had a migraine for about a week now and since last night it feels like I dunked the top of my head in an ice bath. Not cold to the touch?
Can't be exact about:
The cause of headaches because there are several major types, e.g., vascular, sinus, muscular, tension, etc.
Please see you doc so he/she can examine you and give you the proper treatment for the type of headache you have. Sorry you are dealing w/this. Peace and good health. ...Read more
When I pull my foreskin back in the bath when its softed it ok till I get hard and my head got purple and feels like it burning any anwsers?
You may have a condition called phimosis--the foreskin is too tight forming a ring around the head (glans penis) during an erection. Because it isa too tight, blood does not circulate normally and thus can cause symptoms you mentioned. This is treatable. I recommend seeing doc for eval.
Good luck. ...Read more
My 8mo baby takes a bath sitting, and when I rinse, I pour water from her head. Is it fine? Wont the water get inside her ears?
Won't hurt...: If you are concerned, you should help minimize getting water in her ear by shielding it and pouring the water more on that side of her head, and then do the same thing on the opposite side of her head protecting her other ear. Even if she gets some water in her ear, it will eventually drain out and dry. ...Read more
My little brother always get lightheaded/dizziness (spinning) everytime his head/hair is wet. Usually after taking a bath. What might that be?
Vertigo: You describe symptoms of vertigo. This can be from decreased blood flow to the balance center of the brain or to a disorder in the ears. If it is temporary and very directly related to the wet head, it may be a vagal reaction that causes decrease in output of the heart that is temporary and benign. Be sure he lies down, dries off, before getting up and running around. He needs a good checkup. ...Read more
I get running nose, continuous sneezes everytime I take head bath or eat yogurt, what might be the cause, what kind of cautions should I take? Thanks
Rhinitis: Since there is no other detail (age etc) given, it is difficult to provide you an answer. If eating yogurt causes you to sneeze, avoidance is the only answer. Consider consulting an allergist if you are bothered enough. ...Read more
Why do my muscles feel tight and I get tingling sensation in my head after the bath I am going to the doc soon I just want to know causes for this?
Could be a couple th: A few things could cause this a mineral or electrolyte imbalance or could simply be from being in the hot wet water for too long keep your appointment with the physician to evaluate. Also if you're on a diuretic or sometimes other medications could cause this symptom ...Read more
When I take a bath I get dizzy, my heart races and my vision gets blurry, I focus on my breathing and it goes away it will happen a few times before I get out when I do I get areally bad headache my head feels tight and is throbbing & my eyes squint.
Anxiety: Need to see a PsychologistGet a more detailed answer ›
My Skin is getting dark slowly, How to get deep clean bath, removing all dirt. Should I perspire before bath or get a hot bath.
Dark skin?: Are you saying that your skin is dark because you are dirty? Dirt should be pretty superficial. ...Read more
If you take a hot bath and your skin starts to get red blotches all over is that bad? Or is it normal?
I have to keep going to the bath room. My bowels keep moving and its not thin its kinda hard for me to so it. I get salava in my mouth and feel like i?
Impacted: If you are having frequent hard stools, you are probably not completely emptying your rectum. You may need to take a laxative to clear your lower colon and rectum to reestablish a normal bowel routine. Miralax (polyethylene glycol) might be agood choice. Take it in either the evening before bed or before breakfast. Go to the toilet after breakfast to try to get on a schedule. Any change in bm may need further evaluation. ...Read more
I sweat excessively on my scalp, face and entire body, even immediately after taking a bath, whether it's cold or hot?
Physical exam and: Blood testing required. I suggest comprehensive blood studies to rule out thyroid disease and infection. If this is your only issue, medication is available and your condition has multiple causes. ...Read more
Hello I just want to inquire about my this problem when ever I am taking bath or in the morning I am feeling my mouth get stuck up can not eat, what?
After taking bath, my body starts to turn red. Even in a cold room I feel ichy and my skin turn red. Why? And does antihistamines help?
Hi...i am in my bath now and I noticed a some pimple scars.. and wounds....on my face. How can I get rid of them overnight?
Scars: Scars can not be eliminated, they can sometimes become less noticeable but that can not be done overnight. ...Read more
Is it true that you may get even more pimples/skin problems if you take a full bath more than daily? I am asking this because the water is quite salty
No: This is just one more bit of folklore. Instead, i'd urge you to have your acne treated scientifically. If two weeks on benzoyl peroxide has not worked, or you have acne on your trunk, get with your physician. A topical or systemic antibiotic will usually clear you, or for severe / cystic acne, a dermatology consultation is in order. ...Read more
Is there any truth to d beauty advice of dousing your final hair wash with cold water after a warm bath inorder to prevent hair loss? Thank u!
No: Coconut oil could help with split ends and breakage on dry or wet hair. ...Read more
While having bath I ejaculated my sperm on my girlfriend virginal hair then cleaned it with soap and water wanted to know if she can get pregnant?
My son has been sick for 4 days he has a fever of 104.5 rectally after giving him tylonal and a warm bath/ cold cloth on face&neck should I be worried?
Probably not: 104.5 is not dangerously high. Fever is a key aspect of how we fight infections-microbes don't survive at high temperature ; our white blood cells work better. Drugs to reduce fever may help someone feel better temporarily but prolong infections! Don't treat a fever just because it's there but ok to treat if he's miserable. This is almost certainly a virus (perhaps the flu). See comment for more:. ...Read more
My daughter got bath gel in her eye while she was showering. She rinsed it out w/cold water, but it hurts and it's red. Is it ok to put sterile eye d?
Yes: Your daughter has irritated the surface of her eye. To resolve her problem she needs to remove the irritant and then let the damage heal. Using eyewash at the time of insult is great. You can follow this by using hot to cold compresses and cold sterile eye drops like artificial tears. It can take several days to heal. It is better to use compresses than to rub it. Best wishes. ...Read more
Everytime I shower or take a bath I get itchy red spots on my body mostly on my upper body and face sometimes. Is it an allergy to be concerned of?
Heat Urticaria: Some people get hives from exposure to really hot water. The rapid change in skin temperature from cold to hot and then hot to cold causes release of histamine which is what causes the rash. You can take a shower that is not quite as hot and see if this helps or you can take a long acting antihistamine like Zyrtec (cetirizine) and see if this helps. If not see an allergist. ...Read more
Can you get brain eating amoeba from bath / shower water slashing in nostrils? (Not forced up into nose) thank you
Where are you?: It depends entirely on how safe the water supply is. If the water is not from a safe source, and crawling with germs and critters from the water, you will get all sorts of bugs, including amoebae (and there are a lot of kinds of those, too) If it's from a safe source, you are likely fine. ...Read more
Fellatio. My cheeks get cut by my teeth in the act. My mouth doesn't bleed, but the tissue on my cheek are raw n peel like after a long bath. Normal? Sex
Different technique: Consider a different technique. Practice on a dildo or cucumber, etc and see if you can find a technique that does not cause the problems you're encountering. If the problems still persist, consider shortening the amount of time you perform fellatio and add manual stimulation during the session. ...Read more
My 14 mo. Old get red blotchy skin on her back/tummy when taking a bath? I tried using warm water w/no soap & it still happens. The spots go away after
Urticaria: Your child may be demonstrating urticaria (hives) because of exposure to the warm water baths. This is known as cholenergic urticaria. Try using cool to tepid baths instead of warm water baths. You may also give her one half teaspoon of Benadryl (diphenhydramine) before the bath if necessary. ...Read more
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