Top
20
Doctor insights on: How Do U Get A Water Infection

Share
1

1
How do u get a virus?

How do u get a virus?

Gets on membranes: Viruses are small particles of dna or RNA wrapped in protein. They are found abundantly in mucous from other people, in an effort to spread themselves around. When they are introduced to your mucous membranes, the genetic material incorporates itself into your cells, making your cells (usually lining the nose) into making more virus. Touching eyes and nose passages with unwashed hands spreads most. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
Dr. Scott Keith
9 doctors shared insights

Infection (Definition)

Infections are invasions of some other organism (fungus, bacteria, parasite) or viruses into places where they do not belong. For instance, we have normal gut bacteria that live within us without causing problems; however, when those penetrate the bowel wall and enter the bloodstream, ...Read more


2

2
How do u get a yeast infection?

How do u get a yeast infection?

From colonized Fungu: Usually when our immune system is compromised or suppressed by antibiotics or an illness, the funguses in our system take opportunity to multiply and cause a yeast infection. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
4

4
How do you get a yeast infection, how can you get rid of one?

How do you get a yeast infection, how can you get rid of one?

Yeast: Yeast live naturally on and in the human body. When the environment in or on the body changes out of balance, then the yeast can grow and cause infection. It is typically treated with hygeine and anti-fungals. ...Read more

6

6
How would u get rid of gonorrhea with out goin to a doctor?

How would u get rid of gonorrhea with out goin to a doctor?

Asking 4 Impossible: You cannot. Especially now that there is a brutal drug resistant version of gonorrhea sweeping the western world. Gonorrhea treatment now requires a shot and there are no pills to treat it. In many places in the U.S. There are std clinics and public health clinics that can help you get this problem completely and accurately treated. ...Read more

See 3 more doctor answers
7

7
How do u get rid of a toddler's mucus?

How do u get rid of a toddler's mucus?

Nasal suction : This can be tricky as they are notoriously bad at properly blowing. If they will allow you to use nasal saline spray followed by a bulb suction this will help. If the mucous is caused by allergies the better thing is to address the underlying cause and prevent the mucous. ...Read more

8

8
How do you get a staph infection?

How do you get a staph infection?

Staph & Skin: Most staphylococcal infections are opportunistic infections meaning they take the opportunity to cause a problem if they can. Most of these infections occur in the skin and are due to the fact that something in the skin, an opportunity, allowed the normally present bacteria to have a party...At your expense. Infections such as pimples, boils, and rashes are common and can recur is some people. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
9

9
How do u get rid of lice if you had it for 5 years?

How do u get rid of lice if you had it for 5 years?

Lice for 5 years: You need to consult your doctor for an examination and discussion about the lice. Five years of infection is a major problem. Be sure to follow medical advice closely and avoid re-infection. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
11

11
How do you tell if you have a bladder infection and get rid of it?

How do you tell if you have a bladder infection and get rid of it?

Symptoms &urinalysis: Symptoms: burning on urination, frequency & urgency of urination, urinary malodor, possibly pelvic/lower abdominal or flank pain. Get rid of it with prescribed antibiotics, drink lots of water & empty bladder every hour or 2. ...Read more

12

12
How do you get rid of a UTI at home?

How do you get rid of a UTI at home?

You don't: A urinary tract infection should be treated by a physician who can prescribe the proper antibiotics. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
13

13
How do you get rid of a virus?

How do you get rid of a virus?

Give It Time: I'm assuming you're asking about a minor viral respiratory illness, like the common cold, etc. There are many such viruses and there is nothing we can do, once you are infected, to directly attack the virus itself. There are medications to improve symptoms, like fever, aches, etc. But antibiotics have no effect (unless you also have a bacterial infection too). Body will heal by itself most times. ...Read more

14

14
What do I do to get rid of a bladder infection at home?

What do I do to get rid of a bladder infection at home?

With antibiotics: Prescribed by a health care provider after having urine tested to confirm infection. Ideally specimen is sent for culture & sensitivities before starting antibiotics. This would be to confirm that ur on an appropriate antibiotic. In mean time drink lots of water and urinate at least every couple of hours. ...Read more

15

15
What do I do to get rid of a fever quickly?

What do I do to get rid of a fever quickly?

Take tylenol (acetaminophen): Unless you have a specific infection than tylenol (acetaminophen) plus a cool bath should lower your fever fast. If that does not work than you need to see your primary dr. To do blood work. We need to find out if your fever is caused by an allergic reaction or an infection so that it can be treated properly. It may be a serious infection. Don't ever ignore signs of infection because it rarely resolves on its own. ...Read more

16

16
If u have pneumonia or walking pneumonia will antibiotics help get rid of it? How long for u get better after taking antibiotics? What else need to do

If u have pneumonia or walking pneumonia will antibiotics help get rid of it? How long for u get better after taking antibiotics? What else need to do

Yes.: Pneumonia of any type, bacterial in origin, needs antibiotics and has to be the proper one. It is difficult to predict how soon people get well, but if treated properly, a person must be better in 48 hours. Good expectoration of secretion is necessary. ...Read more

17

17
How do I get rid of a vaginal infection at home?

How do I get rid of a vaginal infection at home?

You don't: Unless it is a yeast infection, u can get otc yeast meds, you need to see yoru gyn for proper diagnosis and treatment as many diff bacteria can cause an infection and u can have yeast and bacteria at the same time, u can get on pro-biotics to help prevent infections but probiotics or acidolphilus pills will not treat the infection. ...Read more

18

18
How do you get rid of a yeast infection?

Anti yeast meds: There are many otc ones u can get at the drug store , u can ask the pharmacist, if they do not work then u need to see your gyn for a culture and prescription meds. ...Read more

19

19
How do u get diabeties. Can u be healthy & just get it? How would u feel?

How do u get diabeties. Can u be healthy & just get it? How would u feel?

You can be: Healthy ;'get it( you think u are till it shows up)- main symptoms, thirst, hunger, frequency of urination - see pcp if u have these symptoms, particularly if you are over weight. ...Read more

20

20
What do I do to get rid of a UTI or yeast infection?

See a Dr.: See a dr., get an evaluation and treatment depending on what the diagnosis is, and you will be rid of it. Best wishes. ...Read more

Dr. Sheila Smith
6 doctors shared insights

Urinary Tract Infection (Definition)

A urinary tract infection, also known as an UTI, may involve the kidney, ureter, bladder, or urethra. A common cause is an intestinal bacteria, E. coli. Common symptoms include a frequent urge to urinate, and pain or burning when urinating. Antibiotics are typically ...Read more


Dr. James Lin
1,979 doctors shared insights

Urinary Tract Infections (Definition)

A urinary tract infection (often called UTI) is most commonly caused by bacteria and usually refers to an infection in the bladder. Not all bacteria that grows from the urine represents an infection, so the need for antibiotics is determined by your ...Read more