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How to get rid of athlete's foot forever?

How to get rid of athlete's foot forever?

Impractical: Fungi causing athlete's are ubiquitous and it is possible to get re-infected after eliminating the infection with medication. You may need to repeat treatment and keep your environment as free of fungi as possible. ...Read more

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Dr. Jordan Steinberg
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Athlete (Definition)

Ath·lete n. A person possessing the natural or acquired traits, such as strength, agility, and endurance, that are necessary for physical exercise or sports, especially those ...Read more


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How to get rid of athletes foot?

How to get rid of athletes foot?

Antifungal meds...: Topical medication to eradicate the fungus that causes athletes foot should help. It can be found over the counter, for example Nystatin. To avoid having recurrence keep your feet dry and use white cotton socks. Fungal infection develop in humid, dark environments. ...Read more

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How to get rid of foot calluses?

How to get rid of foot calluses?

Get feet evaluated: Calluses are largely dependent on the shape of your foot and the way you walk; the type of shoes you wear also play a role. I would suggest having your feet evaluated by a Podiatrist; you may be a good candidate for custom orthotics. Regular visits to a Podiatrist-run foot spa, may also be beneficial to you. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of athletes foot fast?

How can I get rid of athletes foot fast?

Prescription: Your doctor can give you a prescription for an oral medication that treats the infection from the inside. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of athlete's foot?

How can I get rid of athlete's foot?

Ddffgghh: If the condition can not be resolved with topical medications one can utilize oral medication and if this is truly a fungal infection it should resolve within a month or 2. It will need to be prescribed by your physician. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of athletes foot?

How can I get rid of athletes foot?

Use of: Antifungal creams or powder otc and wearing open toes sandals or flip flops. Avoid moisture ...Read more

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How to get athletes foot and get rid of it and pisond ivy?

Antifungal/Steriod: Antifungals treat athletes foot and a topical steroid is helpful for poison ivy. Seek out a podiatrist in your area. ...Read more

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How do you get rid of foot fungus?

How do you get rid of foot fungus?

Have them evaluated.: There are topical and oral antifungal medications available for the treatment of foot fungus. Have your feet evaluated and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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How does one get rid of athlete's foot fungus?

How does one get rid of athlete's foot fungus?

Combo of things: First it is important to treat the fungus (lamisil or clotrimazole creams are available over the counter). Second, it is important to make sure you don't re-infect yourself. Fungi thrive in warm, dark, moist environments. Use powders to keep your feet dry. Spray your shoes with anti fungal spray (tinactin (tolnaftate) etc) so that you don't just put your healthy feet in a shoe full of fungus! ...Read more

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How to get rid of a foot blister?

How to get rid of a foot blister?

Pop and soak: Sterilize a needle and open the blister to remove pressure. Cool tap water soaks for 20minutes--do 2 or 3 times-will help with any swelling or tenderness. You may cover with a band aid when you have shoes or socks on, but leave open as much as possible. ...Read more

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What should I do to get rid of my athlete's foot fungus quicker?

What should I do to get rid of my athlete's foot fungus quicker?

Keep your feet: Clean and dry, especially between the toes. If your feet tend to perspire a lot, use powder on your feet daily, wear different shoes each day and socks which wick perspiration away from the skin--not cotton. Also use a topical antifungal cream. You may try an otc version, but some of the newer prescription medications can work faster than the old ones. ...Read more

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How do I easily get rid of athlete's foot?

How do I easily get rid of athlete's foot?

Antifungal cream: Apply it twice a day. Examples: tinactin, (tolnaftate) micatin, lotrimin etc....Available over the counter at your pharmacy. ...Read more

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How to get rid of a burning foot?

How to get rid of a burning foot?

Determine cause.: Pinched nerve? Systemic disease? You could try supplementing with Alpha lipoic acid. You would need to take approximately 1200-1800mg in divided doses per day. ...Read more

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How to quickly get rid of gout?

How to quickly get rid of gout?

Indomethacin: I prescribe a drug called Indocin (indomethacin) for my patients. If this is first time you have had gout the pain can ease up in about 20 minutes after taking the medication. Ice can help reduce the pain, do not use heat as this will cause additional pain and swelling. If you have had gout many times it may take a much longer time to get rid of the pain and swelling. ...Read more

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Is it possible to get rid of athlete's foot?

Yes: Keep feet clean and dry.Use antifungal cream for superficial infection.Oral antifungals for deep infections. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of bad athletes foot?

How can I get rid of bad athletes foot?

Meds and hygeine: Wear absorbant socks and change often, let feet air out whenever possible. Dry thoroughly after bathing. A small amount of powder in shoes may also help. Topical anti-fungal sprays and solutions are in order. If problem persists, consult with a podiatrist. ...Read more

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How to get rid of bruises quickly?

How to get rid of bruises quickly?

Bruise: For the first 24 hours, i would ice the effected area to minimize the spread of the bruise. After 48 hours, heat may be applied to allow the blood to disperse about the body. The amount of time it takes to heal is highly variable from person to person. ...Read more

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Why does it need so long to get rid of athlete's foot fungus?

Fungus is everywhere: Usually fungus infections of the skin will take 7-14 days to resolve wtih a good topical antifungal using it appropriately. If you are not consistent it is hard to get rid of it. Once it does clear you have to continue to use a topical on a regular basis to keep it from returning. If you are suseptible to the fungus, it is likely to return without regular treatment. Dr. L. ...Read more

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Gear Tooth how to get rid of it?

Gear Tooth how to get rid of it?

Gear Tooth?: Good day; What the heck is "gear tooth" - require more detailed explanation!!! ...Read more

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