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How do I get my swollen tonciles to go down?

How do I get my swollen tonciles to go down?

Swollen tonsils: Tonsillar swelling may be the result of bacterial or viral infection -- at home you can try Ibuprofen and salt water gargles, but see your physician if symptoms persist, if you have a fever, if your voice is changing, or if you have trouble swallowing or breathing. ...Read more

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How do I get my tongue swelling to go down so I can eat?

How do I get my tongue swelling to go down so I can eat?

See your doctor: First, you need to be evaluated for the cause of angioedema before treatments can be suggested. ...Read more

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I woke up and my uvula is swollen. How do I get it to go back down?

I woke up and my uvula is swollen.  How do I get it to go back down?

Best to know why: This is likely the result of a viral or bacterial (strep) infection or an allergic reaction. The former is more likely; most alarming associated allergic symptom would be trouble breathing. If you have that, go to ER! Drinking cold fluids may help the swelling; most important is knowing the cause. If you have a fever, feel ill, see your doctor. Otherwise, ok to watch for a day or two. ...Read more

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How fast can I make my swollen leg go away?

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How fast can I make my swollen leg go away?

I agree: It completely depends on the cause. As dr. Isobe said, compression stockings can be very helpful. Short stretch compression wrapping can help even more but you and your doctor have to figure out why you have the swelling first.. ...Read more

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I burned my hand, how do I make the pain go away?

I burned my hand, how do I make the pain go away?

Cold water: And should seek medical evaluation and treatment of the burn. ...Read more

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How do I get my headache to go away?

How do I get my headache to go away?

SEARCH: A headache is a symptom with many possible causes. One that lasts says something is wrong, but it could be jaw, teeth, sinuses or something tougher. You want a dr to review this and check it out if ordinary asprin or the equivalent doesn't help. ...Read more

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How do I get swelling above my eye to go down?

How do I get swelling above my eye to go down?

Ice & Time: For injuries causing mild to moderate swelling ice packs and time are the best way to get the swelling to go down. Place a thin towel between skin & ice pack to protect skin. Anti-inflammatory medications, like Ibuprofen or naproxen, can also be used by to decrease swelling. If the swelling is due to an allergic reaction, anti-histamines may also be beneficial. ...Read more

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What should I do to hide my cuts on my arm when i go swimming?

What should I do to hide my cuts on my arm when i go swimming?

There are some : Skin concealers that are water proof if you are trying to cover scars. Most public pools won't allow you to swim with open wounds for hygiene reasons. Please get mental health care assistance for your cutting. Take care. ...Read more

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How can I get my tummy dat to go away?

How can I get my tummy dat to go away?

There's no such : Thing as natural spot fat loss. You need to lose weight in general & a certain % will be abdominal fat. Eat healthfully & be physically active. Calories burned must > calories consumed. To tighten ab's do crunches, reverse crunches, exercise ball crunches, pelvic thrusts, lying leg raises, side bridge & “bicycling” exercise on your back. Engage in regular aerobic exercise. ...Read more

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How do I get my abs to pop out and how do I get cut up?

How do I get my abs to pop out and how do I get cut up?

Exercise: The most effective way is to begin an exercise program. You should contact a physical therapist or exercise trainer. Complement the exercise with a balanced diet. ...Read more

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I have had blisters on my tounge now for 2or3 weeks and they won't go away..What causes them? And how do I get them to go away?

I have had blisters on my tounge now for 2or3 weeks and they won't go away..What causes them? And how do I get them to go away?

See a dentist: Many causes for this infection trauma auto immune problems and should be treated to remove the pain and let it heal. Call your dentist to get a diagnosis and make this go away! chuck. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how come after i go running my veins, especially on my feet get really enlarged?

Can you tell me how come after i go running my veins, especially on my feet get really enlarged?

Because they are : Engorged with blood. Your feet are the lowest part of the body and the running has the blood pumping thru the vessels... Completely normal.... ...Read more

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What could I do to make my acne go away?

What could I do to make my acne go away?

Scientific Rx: Two weeks trial of topical benzoyl peroxide alone. This clears most mild acne. If not clear, physician's office visit. Options may include topical retinoic acid derivative, topical clindamycin, the oral contraceptive pill for a woman who can take it, and/or an appropriate systemic antibiotic right for the patient. Tough cases referred for isotretinoin. Manage as a chronic disease. Good luck. ...Read more

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How do I make my baby hives go away?

How do I make my baby hives go away?

Hives: Hives are often transient in children. Most often I have personally found that it is usually due to one of three things: (1) post-viral infection; (2) antibiotics; (3) new food. Otc antihistamines will help. ...Read more

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How do I get my breathing back to normal?

How do I get my breathing back to normal?

What happened?: What happened to your breathing. A vague question, need more information. ...Read more

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I have water stuck in my ear for 4 days now. I don't want to go to my doctor so what can I do to get it out?

I have water stuck in my ear for 4 days now. I don't want to go to my doctor so what can I do to get it out?

Wax-Vac: There is an 'as-seen-on-tv' device called the waxvac that is made just for this purpose. I have never used one personally, but they sell them at bed bath & beyond. ...Read more

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I have a risein on my vagina how do i make it go away?

             I have a risein on my vagina how do i make it go away?

GYN: you will need a GYN examination and evaluation to rule out and treat a possible Bartholin cyst or vaginal abscess. ...Read more