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Any home remedy for headache due to oversleeping? Is hot compress works?

Any home remedy for headache due to oversleeping? Is hot compress works?

Headache from: oversleeping is a symptom, not the real issue. Please see your doc to find out why you are oversleeping. It may be physical or psychological in origin. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Head cold, what are good home remedies and tips to soothe?

Head cold, what are good home remedies and tips to soothe?

Cold remedies: Cold tips: for sore throat – gargle with warm salt water (1/2 tsp salt in 8 oz of water). * for congestion – saline nose drops or a netti pot. *for anti-inflammatory effect & mobilizing mucus- homemade chicken noodle soup.**for hydration- lots of water. Try clear broth. * add honey & a small amt. Of lemon juice to chamomile tea. Consider tylenol (acetaminophen) or nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medications. ...Read more

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What can I do at home myself for migraine pain? Have used hot baths, cold compress, OTC meds, dark quiet room and neck rubs. Any thing else to try?

What can I do at home myself for migraine pain? Have used hot baths, cold compress, OTC meds, dark quiet room and neck rubs. Any thing else to try?

Migraine prophylaxis: Any migraine must be viewed as a valid medical disorder and the headache assessment must be comprehensive. Once a diagnosis of migraine has been made, effective management of migraine involves three specific strategies: 1) patient education, 2) non-pharmacological management, and 3) pharmacological (medical) management. Rec.:see: orofacial pain or headache specialist. ...Read more

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What are home remedies or tips to sooth my head cold?

What are home remedies or tips to sooth my head cold?

Cold tips: Cold tips: for sore throat – gargle with warm salt water (1/2 tsp salt in 8 oz of water). * for congestion – saline nose drops or a netti pot. *for anti-inflammatory effect & mobilizing mucus- homemade chicken noodle soup.**for hydration- lots of water. Try clear broth. * add honey & a small amt. Of lemon juice to chamomile tea. Consider tylenol (acetaminophen) or nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medications. ...Read more

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What are some ny at home remedies to cold sores?

Lemon balm: Melissa officinalis or lemon balm (cream) has been shown in european studies to help expedite healing of cold sores. ...Read more

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Is hot water or warm bad for acne condition?

Is hot water or warm bad for acne condition?

No: Just as long as it isn't too hot, you don't need to be dealing with burns on top of acne. Warm/hot water will cause some dilation of skin pores making it a little easier to cleanse and remove debris. This may help reduce the number of new acne lesions. Washing with a benzoyl peroxide or salicylic acid wash often adds to the improvement. See your gp if you are having problems. ...Read more

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I have very bad menstrual cramps are there any home remedies I should try other then hot tea and hot packs and baths because them 3 seems to not work

I have very bad menstrual cramps are there any home remedies I should try other then hot tea and hot packs and baths because them 3 seems to not work

Over the counter: Pain medicines like Ibuprofen or Naproxen can help with severe menstrual cramps. If you continue to have pain, see your gyn-- you may have something more serious going on. ...Read more

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What are some home remedy for cold sores in the mouth?

What are some home remedy for cold sores in the mouth?

No cure- it's herpes: More than likely it's caused by a herpes outbreak (hsv-1 typically). Drinking acidic fluids can make the situation worse; with poor dental hygiene, the burden of bacteria will allow the ulcers to fester. In certain instances, medications such as Acyclovir can help. Otherwise, the burden of oral bacterial can be tamed by the use of either listerine or a warm salt water gargle for 1min, 3 times daily. ...Read more

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Have any home remedies or tips to soothe my head cold?

Have any home remedies or tips to soothe my head cold?

Tips: Cold tips: for sore throat – gargle with warm salt water (1/2 tsp salt in 8 oz of water). * for congestion – saline nose drops or a netti pot. *for anti-inflammatory effect & mobilizing mucus- homemade chicken noodle soup.**for hydration- lots of water. Try clear broth. * add honey & a small amt. Of lemon juice to chamomile tea. Consider tylenol (acetaminophen) or nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medications. ...Read more

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Which weather is best to check humidity of home? (rooms) recently moved and room is really humid and skin getting worse and sore, used creams but stil

Which weather is best to check humidity of home? (rooms) recently moved and room is really humid and skin getting worse and sore, used creams but stil

Always: humidity needs to be controlled by proper air conditioning, in all weathers. You need a comfortable environment all the time for comfort and good health ...Read more

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Are hot toddies bad for the common cold?

Are hot toddies bad for the common cold?

It can be bad: American lung association recommends avoiding treating cold with alcoholic beverages as it can cause dehydration. ...Read more

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What home remedies for a common cold actually work?

Cold remedies: Cold tips: for sore throat – gargle with warm salt water (1/2 tsp salt in 8 oz of water). * for congestion – saline nose drops or a netti pot. *for anti-inflammatory effect & mobilizing mucus- homemade chicken noodle soup.**for hydration- lots of water. Try clear broth. * add honey & a small amt. Of lemon juice to chamomile tea. Add honey & a small amt. Of lemon juice to chamomile tea. ...Read more

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Weather is extremely hot. Feel comfortable in aircon room. However, feel cold in plantar, still sweating a lot. What is the cause and what should I do?

Weather is extremely hot. Feel comfortable in aircon room. However, feel cold in plantar, still sweating a lot. What is the cause and what should I do?

Hyperhidrosis: Possible inceased sweating due to the hyperactive secretions/ nerve activity aluminum hydroxide based deodorants might help to mitigate this condition - see your general or dermatology physician. ...Read more

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I'm 38 weeks pregnant is it okay for me to soak in a tub of hot water? I'm having pain in my pelvic area? Will hot bath help.

I'm 38 weeks pregnant is it okay for me to soak in  a tub of hot water? I'm having pain in my pelvic area? Will hot bath help.

OK but not too hot!: It is generally advised to keep the temp. Of the water below 100 degrees- this will feel warm and soothing, but a hot bath could reduce blood flow to your baby. You can add 2 cups of epsom salts to the tub to raise your magnesium levels. The only way to see if it will help is to try it, but there is a good chance it will. See http://americanpregnancy.Org/hot-bath-during-pregnancy/. ...Read more