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Her Stinky Socks
Breast discharge: See your physician unless it is known to be breast milk. ...Read more
My br.stays at work for 8 hrs his feet gets soooo stinky what could remove that awful smell he wears shoes and socks ?
Hello. : Hello. Bacteria like to live in moist environments. When we sweat, bacteria can flourish. We all have bacteria on our skin. The bacteria create substances that have "foot smells". If the feet are not ventilated, more sweat will build up. Think about what makes a locker room stink- gym shoes. Why do gym shoes stink more than our other shoes? - because we exercise and sweat in them. ...Read more
My 6 month old daughter has foul odor coming from her urine.... Her vagina also smells fishy. The urine smells like ammonia.. She only drinks milk?
Possible UTI: This is frequently the only symptom of a urinary infection in babies so you need to get a urinalysis done. Her pediatrician or her/his nurse can apply a urine bag. Will need a catheterized or supra-pubic specimen for culture if positive. On the other hand, but less likely, smell might be from uninfected urine or vagina if she inadvertently pushed a little stool or something else up her vagina. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My sister hands always numb.And when she wash dishes or clothes she has to wear cloves because her numb hands hurts so bad when she touch the water.?
Aquagenic Urticaria: Aquagenic urticaria is a very rare skin disorder where a person is allergic to water. After being exposed to water, the person will develop hives and a rash with intense itching and pain. Aquagenic urticaria usually affects children, teenagers and young adults. The person may have aquagenic urticaria for one year or many years. Antihistamines my help treat this skin condition. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Husband has buildup in his ears they have strong odor & he constantly itches them sleeping. He cleans his ears regularly. Whats wrong? Ne treatments?
Office visit: I would have this checked. There might be an infection or impacted wax causing problems. ...Read more
Nanny of my son has foot fungus. When she was wearing her shoes she forgot to wash hands and touched baby on a forehead to say goodbye.Any danger?
Time to see Dr.: Smelly yellow sweat should be evaluated by a Doctor. There are multiple conditions that can cause this. ...Read more
My bf's feet smell awful, like decaying matter. My dad won't let him even take his shoes off. How can we fix his foot smelling issue quick?
Cracked feet and open wounds on my 4 yr old son i put lotion on his feet daily and he wears socks and shoes throughout the day?
Your question is ???: You made an interesting comment, but did not ask a question.If you have one please submit background info and ask a specific question. Questions are not linked on the site so you must start over. ...Read more
My 8 week old started having very smelly farts and large poops that fill her whole diaper. Still mustard yellow. Why so smelly now?? Formula & BF
Gut bacteria: Babies swallow air when they eat and have germs in their intestine.The intestinal germs include whatever they suck off their fingers that survives the stomach acid.These germs live off the undigested material in the gut & produce a variety of gasses during that process.Swallowed air plus gut gas produces stinky farts.Sometimes adding probiotics to their feeds can change but not eliminate the odor ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My 2yr old daughter's sweat smells like vinegar and she sweats a lot, even out of the bath, should I have her tested?
Consult a specialist: There are a number of metabolic disorders that cause unusual body odors. Some of them can be treated by a change in the diet alone. I would recommend having your child seen by a geneticist who specializes in these rare conditions to see if further work-up is warranted. ...Read more
8.5 month old son cries furiously when putting him on his back to sleep or just change his diaper. He will push off with his feet and arch his back?
Daughter 1yr 3mnths took off her clothes and poopy diaper is that a sign to start potty training?
Not necessarily: Being aware you are sitting in poo & not liking it is not the same as knowing you are about to go. Don't push it until> 2y, if then. ...Read more