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What is the fastest way to get rid of my baby weight without using diet pills?

What is the fastest way to get rid of my baby weight without using diet pills?

Diet and exercise: Baby weight is just extra body weight that women gain during pregnancy. Some evidence suggests that women who are breast feeding may lose their baby weight faster. Nevertheless, the key is to increase physical activity on a daily basis and to avoid extra calories. Your health care provider can help you review your dietary intake and identify opportunities for improvement. ...Read more

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What is the initial treatment, by the emt's, for brain injury in an infant to prevent further brain damage?

What is the initial treatment, by the emt's, for brain injury in an infant to prevent further brain damage?

ABC's: Airway, breathing, circulation. These are the tenets of "in the field" first aid. They establish an airway (can be basic or actual endotracheal tube), breathing (mouth to mouth or bag/mask ventilation can also give oxygen) and (circulation: chest compressions)... That is generally all that is at their disposal. ...Read more

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How do I take away a baby without going to an abortion center? I'm a teen in need of getting rid of a baby, but I can't go to the doctors or pharmacy to get pills or get it taken away, I want it to happen without anyone knowing.

How do I take away a baby without going to an abortion center? I'm a teen in need of getting rid of a baby, but I can't go to the doctors or pharmacy to get pills or get it taken away, I want it to happen without anyone knowing.

There's: There's really no other way to do it safely without putting your life at risk. If you don't feel comfortable talking to your doctor, you should call your local planned parenthood to discuss your options. I attached a website with all of the addresses and numbers of the planned parenthoods in texas. The sooner you do it, the more options you will have, so call as soon as you can. ...Read more

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Is there any natural treatment to help get rid of baby eczema?

Is there any natural treatment to help get rid of baby eczema?

Don't gamble.: Here we go with "natural" again. "natural" does not necessarily mean "safe" or even "effective". Cyanide is natural. Arsenic is natural. All too often, "natural" on the label means it will cost more, and that's it. Don't gamble your baby's skin on folk remedies; see a dermatologist, get a precise diagnosis, and a safe/effective treatment. ...Read more

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What could cause a child to get head lice a few months after getting rid of it?

What could cause a child to get head lice a few months after getting rid of it?

Re-exposure...: Of course, some of the commercial and even prescription pediculocides (lice medicines) require 2 separate applications given about a week apart. Just make sure to follow your doctor's directions or the directions on the bottle, and remind your little one to not share caps/hats/bandanas or combs/brushes with other children. ...Read more

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22 year old female. Have white strech marks on stomach, boobs & arms. Any treatment to get rid of them? Weight 72 kgs. Was obese earlier. Please reply

22 year old female. Have white strech marks on stomach, boobs & arms. Any treatment to get rid of them? Weight 72 kgs. Was obese earlier. Please reply

Improve: Stretch marks are permanent changes to the skin from rapid expansion either due to rapid growth or weight gain. We don't have anything to get rid of them but the initial redness will usually fade over time. For chronic stretch marks some improvement has been seen with needling and fractionated laser resurfacing. Best Wishes! ...Read more

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What is the treatment of prostate?? And how to get rid of them permanently??

What is the treatment of prostate?? And how to get rid of them permanently??

Here are some. ..: Any organ has its own inherent disorders resulting from aging, infection/inflammation, tumor, etc.; likewise, prostate has its unique inherent problems. So, without knowing what is the problem you may have with your prostate, it's impossible to point to what should be done with it. As to ridding them permanently, it's of course impossible as along as we're alive, but we can manage them with what.. ...Read more

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What is the safest treatment to get rid of acne?

What is the safest treatment to get rid of acne?

Quite a few options: For treatment of acne, over-the-counter benzoyl peroxide gel/cream is quite helpful. If desired, a doctor can add an antibiotic gel/cream such as Cleocin (clindamycin phosphate) gel. If more help is needed, prescription retinoids such as Retin-A or Differin gel can be used instead of benzoyl peroxide. Oral antibiotics such as tetracycline can be used also. If acne is quite severe, a dermatologist offers additional help. ...Read more

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How to get rid of infant jaundice?

How to get rid of infant jaundice?

May need eval: About half of infants will be visibly jaundiced by 5 days of age; some of those will need hospital based treatments like phototherapy or IV hydration, most will clear without help. I would contact your babies doc & discuss the finding with his/her staff. A blood test may be needed to assess the degree of jaundice. ...Read more

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What type of treatment is done for a hoarder to make him more normal and get rid of all his excess stuff?

What type of treatment is done for a hoarder to make him more normal and get rid of all his excess stuff?

Hoarding: Treating underlying obsessive compulsive disorder, both with psychotherapy & with medications, does help. Also psychological testing is sometimes needed to check for IQ & personality profile. ...Read more

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Treatment to get rid of prolonged erythrasma?

Treatment to get rid of prolonged erythrasma?

Castellani's solutio: Are you sure it is erythrasma? Castellani's clear solution (phenol) is available otc. Also otc you can get Clotrimazole or Miconazole cream. ...Read more

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What's the best treatment to get rid of plague?

What's the best treatment to get rid of plague?

Antibiotics: Bubonic and/or pneumonic plague, which is caused by the bacterium Yersinia pestis, which lives in the fleas of rodents. The flees bite people and transmit the disease. This is the "black death" of the middle ages. The treatment for the disease is various antibiotics including streptomycin, ciprofloxicin, Doxycycline and others. It often occurs in outbreaks and can be fatal if not treated. ...Read more

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What's the best treatment to get rid of dyslexia?

What's the best treatment to get rid of dyslexia?

No cure: Dyslexia is a condition where the brain mixes up signals it receives. This causes a jumbling and/or reversal of letters and numbers, difficulty remembering sequential information, etc. There is no definitive cure for it. Folks diagnosed with it are trained to recognize it and adapt to it. They are often of average to above-average intelligence and do very well with the proper help. ...Read more

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What's the best treatment to get rid of drooling?

What's the best treatment to get rid of drooling?

Drooling: I would want to know the age of the patient and what meds they were on. Some medications can cause drooling. If a medication is necessary to help, an anticholinergic med like Benadryl (diphenhydramine) can help. ...Read more

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What's the best treatment to get rid of discitis?

What's the best treatment to get rid of discitis?

Antibiotics: Diskitis is believed to be an extension of osteomyelitis from vertebral body and generally requires 4-6 weeks of antibiotics
treatment against staphylococcus the most commonly isolated organism. ...Read more

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What's the best treatment to get rid of parotitis?

What's the best treatment to get rid of parotitis?

Heat, sour & fluids: Apply hot compresses, drink lots of fluids, and gently massage the swollen area. Eating/drinking something something sour regularly helps increase saliva flow. If the gland gets infected, you may need antibiotics (the gland will be red, hot, and very angry). Rarely surgery is needed if abscess develops. ...Read more

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What's the best treatment to get rid of bronchitis?

What's the best treatment to get rid of bronchitis?

Not a simple answer: Bronchitis in generally healthy individuals is probably a viral syndrome that is treated symptomatically. If there are other medical conditions present (smoker, copd, immunodeficiency) then some bacteria may be the cause and antibiotics can be prescribed. Asthma at times can be misdiagnosed as bronchitis. Speaking with one's physician should help define the best treatment. ...Read more

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What's the best treatment to get rid of thalassemia?

What's the best treatment to get rid of thalassemia?

Can not: It is a genetic condition, which can declare itself as anemia. Carriers may have had inborn protection from malaria. You should learn as much as possible about your condition and it's inheritance. Your doc may refer you to a hematologist if your condition is severe. ...Read more

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What's the best treatment to get rid of spermatocele?

What's the best treatment to get rid of spermatocele?

Surgery: Aspirating the spermatocele with a needle won't work because it will fill up again so the best treatment is surgical removal which is a minor outpatient procedure. Most do not need surgery unless they are causing symptoms. ...Read more

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What's the best treatment to get rid of pancreatitis?

What's the best treatment to get rid of pancreatitis?

Treat the cause: In the short term, the treatment is to "rest" the organ by inserting a feeding tube into the gut below the level at which pancreas enters. This removes food stimulation, allowing the organ to sit quietly without secreting hormones or enzymes. In the long term, the best treatment is to treat the cause, which is often excessive alcohol intake. ...Read more

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What's the best treatment to get rid of mucormycosis?

What's the best treatment to get rid of mucormycosis?

Emergency: Mucormycosis is an invasive fungus which will only take hold in very sick people, advanced diabetes or the immunosupressed. If you suspect this problem, you need immediate evaluation and big time treatment. Do not delay. ...Read more

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Which treatment to get rid of corns is the very best?

Which treatment to get rid of corns is the very best?

Corns: Lifestyle modifications is the first step. Try to start with deodorant to your feet after showers and drying them. This helps prevent sweat in feet that could be the underlying cause of corns. Next, trim down the corns with a file or using Vicks vapor rub to soften them. Lastly, off-load areas with too much pressure with inserts in your shoes. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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What's the best treatment to get rid of cholecystitis?

What's the best treatment to get rid of cholecystitis?

Cholecystectomy: The treatment for inflammation of the gallbladder is to surgically remove it. During the initial phase, treatment includes antibiotics and no oral intake until the gallbladder "cools off" for a day or two, then it is removed. If the gallbladder has swollen to the point of rupture, it is removed immediately. Gallbladder is not an essential organ. ...Read more

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What's the best treatment to get rid of asperger's syndrome?

What's the best treatment to get rid of asperger's syndrome?

No real cure: Asperger's disorder (ad) is a type of autism that mainly affects social connectedness and also presents with odd or unusual interests. Typically, those with ad have normal to high iq's. The best established approach is to use their intelligence to "learn" how to interact with others and to control their behaviors so they don't stand out. A number of centers specialize in this type of work. ...Read more

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Please describe the most effective treatment to get rid of these corns?

Please describe the most effective treatment to get rid of these corns?

Surgery: Because this eliminates the etiology. Though, if you are mindful of shoe selection, this may be helpful. Conservative surgery is always recommended to be tried first. ...Read more

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If my baby is allergic to my dog, is getting rid of my dog my only option?

If my baby is allergic to my dog, is getting rid of my dog my only option?

Depends...: ...On the severity of the allergy. Your pediatrician may be able to control the allergic symptoms with medications until your child can outgrow the allergy. And since many dog allergies are specific to the dander (dead skin) that they shed, bathing your dog frequently may go a long way toward alleviating the symptoms as well. ...Read more

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What's the best treatment to get rid of itp?

What's the best treatment to get rid of itp?

Many options....: Traditionally, acute itp was treated with ivig, which leverages anti-idiotype effect and fc receptor engagement to block PLT degradation. Winrho has been used. It recognizes a protein on the surface of red cells and essentially ties up the reticuloendothelial system. But it causes a mild anemia, so has fallen out of favor. Steroids, rituximab, splenectomy, and thrombopoietin agonists r options. ...Read more