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I washed my hands and dishes with Pine Sol is this product toxic, if some of it was still left on dishes or hands will I be poisoned?

I washed my hands and dishes with Pine Sol is this product toxic, if some of it was still left on dishes or hands will I be poisoned?

Doubtfully toxic: I would contact the manufacturer of this cleaner for the most accurate information. I would doubt that toxicity is an issue but definitely irritation of the skin or GI tract is possible. Good luck! ...Read more

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Pain & weakness in arms and legs after light activity like hand-washing dishes or walking up stairs. Is this a sign of an autoimmune disorder like mg?

Pain & weakness in arms and legs after light activity like hand-washing dishes or walking up stairs. Is this a sign of an autoimmune disorder like mg?

Inflammation: Could be due to different things depending on your age for example clestriv medicines can be known to cause this there are also some rare immune diseases that cause a scene types of symptoms i suggestion is if it doesn't resolve within a couple days precinct medical advice. ...Read more

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Can I get rabies from bringing in my trash cans? Raccoon got in trash a couple of weeks ago and I always have cracks in my hands from washing dishes

No: In order to get rabies you need to have been bitten by the animal and it's infected saliva being introduced underneath your skin. Just make sure to wash up, but you needn't worry about rabies from the trash can itself. ...Read more

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What can you do for hands getting reactions from doing dishes at work?

Special gloves: There are gloves that are made from products other than latex. Polyethylene and nitrile gloves are readily available. Polyethylene gloves are lightweight and often seen handling food. Nitrile gloves are available at costco and any retail center. They are usually grey or blue in color. Besides avoidance, the best advice is to know your allergen. ...Read more

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Why is it that when I touch water like for washing dishes and etc, my hands get red, and tough?

Why is it that when I touch water like for washing dishes and etc, my hands get red, and tough?

Try lotion: Warm water and soap remove the oils in your skin. This may lead to red chapped skin. In some, this can be quite severe and is called dyshidrotic eczema. Things that can help: Avoid getting soap on your hands, wear kitchen gloves when washing, apply hand lotion after washing. ...Read more