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Home Remedy To Whiten Dentures
Not really: Baking soda (not powder) is abrasive and will remove surface stains, but not actually whiten your teeth very much. Excess use can wear away the enamel making your teeth weaker. Consider using products specifically designed to whiten teeth. OTC gels may work for you, but nothing beats professionally dispensed and applied products. ...Read more
I sometimes notice white patch on my teeth.Few of my teeth looks semitransparent too sumtym.Why?Suggest any home remedy to whiten my teeth.
Plaque: White patches on teeth could be plaque if removable some teeth get white patches when then form and depending on how deep they go they might not be bleachable. Home whitening does not work well you need dental bleaching systems which work great. You can try brushing with baking soda to remove stains. ...Read more
Not well: Denture cleanser is for dentures and not meant for your fingers. ...Read more
Consider a new one: They now manufacture much whiter denture teeth that many of my patients are choosing for their new dentures. These teeth were not available until recently and they very closely match the whitest teeth bleaching colors. ...Read more
Water and Vinegar: Store the dentures overnight in water, adding half of a teaspoon of white vinegar will help keep them clean and odor free. Old fashioned, inexpensive and efficient method. ...Read more
If you get free dental treatment do you have to pay for immediate dentures while you are waiting for dental implants?
Inferior alveolar nerve injury...Is there a cure/treatment? About 2 weeks ago during full mouth extraction for dentures my oral surgeon injured my inferior alveolar nerve, leaving me with total numbness on the left lower lip, chin, gums, inside cheek. Doe
Heals on its own: 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
You can start: w/ a mental health professional who treats agoraphobia. Begin w/online consults if possible. HealthTap has a Concierge service for this. Baby step to the porch, steps, mail box, etc. Practice the Relaxation Response. See http://www.relaxationresponse.org/ Peace and good health. Lots of reason to be positive. ...Read more
Benzoyl peroxide: It's available over-the-counter. If it doesn't clear you up, then your physician has something that can. If you are the patient, then you can try tea tree oil (it can give a man breasts), sleeping with your face smeared with honey, or anything else you find online. If you are responsible for the physical & emotional health of a teen, it's your duty get him/her effective scientific rx. ...Read more
Please tell us: what the issue is. We do not have that information in front of us. Peace and good health. ...Read more
If you mean herbals: Herbs can fight inflammation and cleanse toxins from the joints. Devil's claw root, gingerroot, meadowsweet leaves and flowertops, and white willow bark all act as anti-inflammatory agents that can relieve pain. (aspirin contains a chemical that is the synthesized version of a substance found in meadowsweet and willow.) other helpful herbs include boswellia, capsicum, feverfew and licorice. ...Read more
Not sure if these qualify as home remedies as you may have to go to the health food store to get these, but my favorite treatment is homeopathy- see http://homeopathyplus.Com.Au/coughs-and-how-to-treat-them/ to help find the best remedy to try.
My favorite herb for coughs is pellargonium sidoides, sold as umcka: http://www.Umcka.Com/
for other ideas see http://www.Earthclinic.Com/cures/coughs.Html. ...Read more
I commend you for your desire to have good Health.
• Don't smoke. Wear a mask when the air is polluted
• Wash your hands using hand sanitizers
• Drink plenty water
• Gargle with salt water
• Have Lemon ,Bay Leaf, Savory or Thyme in boiling water or as Tea
• Eat Berries, black grapes and plums
• Rest, have good sleep
• Use a humidifier
See a Physician for continued cough, fever or yellow mucus ...Read more
Good is not Best..: I have never seen a verifiable, repeatable or more effective way of remedying gout that following a well planned anti gout diet. It seems the more one strays from the safety of the diet, the probability of an attack go up. If diet alone cannot control the problem, then medications of some type, may be needed ...Read more
Psoriasis remedy: There are no good home remedies for psoriasis. Do see your dermatologist or primary care physician. Do not believe in the advertisements that promise quick cures for this disorder. Dermatologists have been trying for more than 100 years to find a cure for this relatively benign skin disease. ...Read more
Cold sore remedies: Melissa officinalis or lemon balm (cream) expedites healing of cold sores. It can reduce healing time by half. Studies also show that regular use can help v recurrences. Brief supplementation with lysine 1, 000mg orally three times a day at the onset, can also hasten healing. ...Read more
Belching is the act of expelling air from the stomach through the mouth. It usually occurs when the stomach distends, or expands because of too much swallowed air. Belching releases the air to reduce the distention. You can also have a gas buildup in the stomach from bacteria working on food, which give up for gas. Anxiety can cause just about any physical symptom but it would be uncommon for anxiety to cause excessive belching. If your anxiety includes hyperventilating then that would be a good source of swallowed air, which then could lead to belching.
Some things that may help in belching. Tried to be aware of how much air swallowing. Try to chew food completely before swallowing it so that the stomach will have smaller particles for the bacteria to give off gas with. Excessive exercise can also lead to belching. And sometimes relief can be obtained with anti-acids; H2 blockers and proton pump inhibitors. ...Read more
Apple cider vinegar:
No medicine or home remedy works for everyone but according to the feedback at http://www.Earthclinic.Com/cures/acid_reflux.Html
apple cider vinegar is the home remedy that has helped the most people. But while 265 people say it helped, 40 found it did not help or only did a bit. That article gives other remedies to try.Avoiding inciting foods like fats/alcohol to prevent acidity is also important. ...Read more
Please get an exam: From your doc to make sure that's what you have. He/she can then treat you. True prosatatis is an infectection/inflammation of the prostate, different from enlarged prostate that older men get so over the counter saw palmetto is not likely to help. Careful of prostate massage because it may spread the infection, if there. Peace and good health. ...Read more