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How to prevent and treat psoriasis in children?

How to prevent and treat psoriasis in children?

Important to treat e: Important to treat early and . Prevention is in order is aperson with psoriathoroughlysis but there is not way to prevent since there is a genetic component. There is a good source for you to see from the National Psoriais Foundation https://www.psoriasis.org/parents/about-psoriasis ...Read more

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Trichophyton (Definition)

Trichophyton is one of the common types of fungus that can infect the skin, called a "dermatophyte". It can cause ringworm of the skin (such as athlete's foot or jock itch) or of the scalp. It is usually diagnosed with a scraping of the skin and can be treated with topical medications if on the skin, or oral medicines if involving ...Read more


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How to treat fungal infection in hair!help!?

How to treat fungal infection in hair!help!?

Fungus among us: 1. Find out which fungus it is. 2. Treat that one with the drug that works on it. 3. See your Dr to do this. ...Read more

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How to treat to treat arthritis in the feet?

How to treat to treat arthritis in the feet?

It depends: It really depends on the areas of the foot involved and the severity of the involvement. Many people may be helped bu simply using arch supports or orthotics in their shoes. Surgery is a last resort in most cases. ...Read more

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How is plagiocephaly treated in adults? What steps do they take to treat it?

How is plagiocephaly treated in adults? What steps do they take to treat it?

Same way: If you have plagiocephaly as an adult it means it couldn't be corrected in your childhood. The cranial clinics operated by neurosurgeons are generally located in the teaching hospitals, which you should locate in your area to get a consultation. Your primary physician can refer you to one. ...Read more

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How to successfully treat eczema rashes in a baby?

How to successfully treat eczema rashes in a baby?

FIrst, you need to..: ...Be sure of the diagnosis. Many people & some doctors assume every baby rash is eczema. If it is, there are several kinds, and treatment varies. Choice of treatment is best left to a dermatologist because most of the steroid creams used on adults are too strong for babies. A bleach bath (1/4 cup bleach in tub of bathwater) is a cheap & effective option until you can get to a dermatologist. ...Read more

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How can I treat depression in adults?

How can I treat depression in adults?

Depression remedies: Include exercising, engaging in social interaction & engrossing activities, practicing gratitude, doing kind things for others, learning and practicing stress management, developing & committing to meaningful goals, avoiding negative thinking & negative comparisons with others, & talking to empathic & trusted people. If those aren't enough, talk to a mental health professional. ...Read more

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How could a person who is not motivated to treat their thyroid get motivated to treat it?

How could a person who is not motivated to treat their thyroid get motivated to treat it?

Don't know: That's something you have to solve for yourself. Think about how much better you'll feel if it's treated properly. You probably have problems in other area of your life as well. Consider counselling. ...Read more

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How did doctors learn how to treat the bubonic and pneumonic plague?

How did doctors learn how to treat the bubonic and pneumonic plague?

Treatment: Once medicine learned what the caused these plagues the search was on for a treatment. It was not until the advent of antibiotics that treatments became reliable and it was not until the second world war that medicine learned how to make antibiotic in large enough quantities to bring the price down to an affordable level. ...Read more

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How do you treat itp in adults?

How do you treat itp in adults?

Oral steroids: Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura is a condition in which autoimmune antibodies against platelets causes an increased rate of destruction. Platelets are needed for normal blood clotting. Heavy periods, nose bleeding, easy brusing, and a rash (purpura) may suggest this problem. Diagnosis requires a blood count and blood clottting studies. Treatment begins with steroids (prednisone). ...Read more

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How can you treat MRSA in the throat?

Be seen: MRSA infections are serious and need aggressive and appropriate treatment regardless of where it is. See a good ENT or seek an infectious disease specialist. ...Read more

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How can I treat acne in the summertime?

How can I treat acne in the summertime?

Scientific Rx: If topical benzoyl peroxide has not cleared you in two weeks, get with your personal physician who can add prescription-strength Rx. ...Read more

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How can they treat muscle disease in hands?

How can they treat muscle disease in hands?

It depends: Need a definite diagnosis.There are many diffirent muscle diseases.Treatment depends on the diagnosis. ...Read more

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What can be used to treat eczema in children?

What can be used to treat eczema in children?

May need prescriptio: NOT ALLERGY. NOT DUE TO FOOD OR FORMULA. NO ANTIHISTAMINE WILL HELP. Soak in bath for a long time, then, after a quick towel, rub in a ceramide cream. Eucerin, Aveeno, (oatmeal) CeraVe, gererics, others. Check label for CERAMIDES. Hydrocortisone may help but a prescription cortisone is often needed. For the face a prescription calcineurin inhibitor ointment is preferred. Sun will help. ...Read more

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How can u treat depression in children?

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How can u treat depression in children?

Child depression: Depending on severity, following evaluation by a child psychiatrist, psychotherapy, both individual and family, group therapy, and mexications if deemed necessary. ...Read more

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How can I naturally treat parasomnias in adults?

How can I naturally treat parasomnias in adults?

Get enough sleep: Most causes of parasomnias are directly related to insufficient sleep. First, establish a routine sleep-wake schedule which incorporates no less than 7-9 hours of sleep per night (not time in bed). That's the first step. Many find once they get enough sleep, the parasomnias improve/may completely go away. See a sleep specialist to get a better history on your issue. Good luck! ...Read more

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How could they try to treat smallpox in the 1600's?

How could they try to treat smallpox in the 1600's?

Smallpox: Smallpox is likely to have presented in Northeast Africa about 10,000 BC. According to “Edward Jenner& the history of smallpox & vaccination” by Stefan Riedel, cold treatment, herbs & special cloth was used during the Medieval ages to tx Smallpox. ...Read more

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How to treat calluses in a day?

How to treat calluses in a day?

Treating?: It all depends on what you mean by treating the calluses. ...Read more

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How to treat ringworm?

How to treat ringworm?

A couple of ways: If the ring worm is small and not on the scalp, topical terbenafine for 2 weeks or longer may be all that is needed. If the lesion is on the face or scalp and does ot respond to topical, then oral medications are indicated. One must treat these long enought to rid the skin of the fungus. Deep infections require oral and even IV therapy. If in doubt, get see by pcp or derm. ...Read more

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How to treat ringworm?

How to treat ringworm?

Lamisil (terbinafine): Try Lamisil (terbinafine) over the counter twice a day for 4 weeks. ...Read more

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Dr. Subir Mitra
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Ringworm (Definition)

A highly contagious, fungal infection of ...Read more