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I have had tubes put in each ear twice, and now i seem to be in need of another. Is there any permanent solution? Home remedy for discomfort/pain?

I have had tubes put in each ear twice, and now i seem to be in need of another. Is there any permanent solution?  Home remedy for discomfort/pain?

Complex: Pain usually improved by tylenol (acetaminophen) or advil for short term. Need to talk to your ENT dr pre-op to see if the recurrence is an issue due to eustachian tube angulation / malformation / whatever--and if an enlarging procedure or stenting would be reasonable to try to maintain normal drainage, stop infection recurrences and prevent need for tubes a 4th time. ...Read more

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What is home remedy for ear discomfort in a 2 year old child?

What is home remedy for ear discomfort in a 2 year old child?

Warm Washcloth: If you prefer not to give ibuprofen, try warming a washcloth, not too hot, and having the child lay it over the affected ear. This will provide some temporary relief, repeat as needed. If you are looking for a medicine to give, then of course ibuprofen will help! ...Read more

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I suspect I have lupus, but am in school and need to wait a couple of months before i can get tested–are there any “home remedies” to ease discomfort?

I suspect I have lupus, but am in school and need to wait a couple of months before i can get tested–are there any “home remedies” to ease discomfort?

No: There really aren't any "home remedies" for lupus aside from avoiding sun exposure, adequate rest, and a healthy diet. Don't be your own doctor. Does your school have a student health service? You should see a physician who can do a proper histroy and physical exam as well as ordering needed labs. Many people hve suspicious symptoms, few of them actually have lupus. ...Read more

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What are some home remedies to soothe pain and discomfort from laparoscopy?

What are some home remedies to soothe pain and discomfort from laparoscopy?

Ice packs: For the first couple of days an ice pack can help. Walking will also help with shoulder or gas pains from a laparoscopy. ...Read more

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What are some home remedies to soothe pain and discomfort in the right side of abdomen after laparoscopy for pcos?

Not many: Usually a heating pad or warm to hot soaks will help relieve the abdominal pain. Hopefully the abdominal pain will not last for more than 24 hours. ...Read more

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What is a home remedy to alleviating cramps, lower back pain, and thigh discomfort?

Moist heat: Get a large size towel sprinkle some water on it, put it in microwave for 3-4 minutes and use over the painful area, repeat 2-3 time. Good luck. ...Read more

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Stomach pain, constant eye pain and muscle discomfort what might I do a a home remedy or shake in a blender to fix theses?

Stomach pain, constant eye pain and muscle discomfort what might I do a a home remedy or shake in a blender to fix theses?

See below: I do not think that any shake can fix these problems. You need to know what causing these problems and it is best to see doctor in order to know what is going on. ...Read more

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Can sternocleidomastoid tension cause tongue, jaw, ear and swallowing discomfort (feels like lump in throat). Causes and at home treatment?

Can sternocleidomastoid tension cause tongue, jaw, ear and swallowing discomfort (feels like lump in throat). Causes and at home treatment?

Yes it's possible: While issues with the scm muscle can cause those symptoms, it would be a rare cause. If it is the cause then treating it like an arthritis issue will help: nsaids, heating pad. Other possible causes of similar symptoms include throat based issues like tonsil inflammation or pharyngitis. ...Read more

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Sir please give some home remedies for sinusitis treatment.

See Sinus Survival: That book is the best reference. Avoid dairy, wheat, sugar. Be sure you are getting enough vit d. The herbs thyme, clove, oregano, ginger, and rosemary are all helpful in food. Vitmain c with bioflavanoids inhibit histamine which is an aggravating factor. Xylitol nasal spray can be helpful. ...Read more

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My skin is thick and dark near lateral mallecous..any home remedies for treatment? If not other way?

My skin is thick and dark near lateral mallecous..any home remedies for treatment? If not other way?

Hmm: Is it a callus or a mole? I'd get checked to confirm what is is as dark spots can be suspicious for skin cancer and other things. Please see your doctor for a full exam. ...Read more

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I struggle for more than 3 hours to go to sleep. I've tried all the home remedies given on the net.I don't want to take medicines. Suggest a remedy?

I struggle for more than 3 hours to go to sleep. I've tried all the home remedies given on the net.I don't want to take medicines. Suggest a remedy?

Get ready for sleep: A couple of easy tricks that may work if you've tried the usual "home remedies". Don't use any technology that emits led light (including computer, cell phone, tablet, etc -as these can drop your natural melatonin levels because your body thinks it is daylight - for 2 hours before bed. Also, body temp drops before sleep, so put feet in warm water and then allow to cool in air to drop temp. ...Read more

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Any development is made in this field or not. Is there any treatment other than interferon injection. What are the home remedies. Ginseng can work.?

Any development is made in this field or not. Is there any treatment other than interferon injection.  What are the home remedies.  Ginseng can work.?

Not recommended: Interferon is used for treating certain viral infections, in the case of viral hepatitis, is currently used for treating hepatitis c and sometimes hepatitis b. There are other drugs that can be added to augment the effectiveness of interferon for viral hepatitis. Herbal medications have little place in the treatment of viral hepatitis and in some cases can be harmful. ...Read more

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What are some home remedies for the treatment of foot fungus?

What are some home remedies for the treatment of foot fungus?

Since topical : Antifungals are so readily avialable and are effective - that is what i recommend. ...Read more

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I have coccydania, and it hurts severlely. Pain killers don't help. Are there any other treatment, or home remedies?

I have coccydania, and it hurts severlely. Pain killers don't help. Are there any other treatment, or home remedies?

Rest Coccyx: 1.Make sure you are sitting on a doughnut pillow to relieve pressure 2. Nsaids for 8 weeks 3. Sitz baths Could try acupuncture and or manipulation under trained practiioner Above for acute Coccygodynia (up to 2 months) If pain lasts greater than 2 months needs additional workup ...Read more

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Home remedies for treatment of frequent urination after sex?She had this problem from 3dys

Home remedies for treatment of frequent urination after sex?She had this problem from 3dys

Urinary Infection: Females are more prone to get urinary tract infection (UTI) after intercourse. Frequency of urination is an important symptom of UTI. This can better spontaneously by drinking more fluids. If it does not improve in a day or two, consult a doctor. ...Read more