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Doctor insights on: Is It Okay To Swim In A Chlorinated Pool If You Have Blepharitis

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Does the chlorine in pools irritate if you have blepharitis?

Does the chlorine in pools irritate if you have blepharitis?

Either way: Chlorine in pools is irritating to the eyes. It does not matter if you have blepharitis or completely normal eyes. I recommend if you swim regularly that you obtain a good pair of goggles, and you can smear a little skin cream on the rubber barrier inside of the goggle eyepieces to insure a good seal. ...Read more

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Is it okay to swim in a chlorinated pool the day that you get several second degree burns, some open and some not?

Is it okay to swim in a chlorinated pool the day that you get several second degree burns, some open and some not?

Swim with burns? : Best not to. Keep skin clean (brief warm soapy water once daily) and moist (light ointment or moisturizer) for 3-5 days. Cover with non stick bandage if need be. If not healed by then, or if any questions about the depth of the burn, see your physician. Use sunblock! ...Read more

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Can i swim in a chlorinated pool with sun burn?

Can i swim in a chlorinated pool with sun burn?

Sun burn: You could, but if severe i would give it a little time. ...Read more

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Is it safe to swim in a chlorinated pool during pregnancy?

Is it safe to swim in a chlorinated pool during pregnancy?

Yes: It is perfectly safe to swim in a pool during pregnancy , avoid using a hot tub though because the heat isn't good for you. ...Read more

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I just had an ingrown toenail removed and was not informed of post-op treatment. Should i soak it in water/bleach? Can i swim in a chlorinated pool?

I just had an ingrown toenail removed and was not informed of post-op treatment. Should i soak it in water/bleach? Can i swim in a chlorinated pool?

Depending on when: It was performed, soaking in warm water and epsom salt, dry, apply triple antibiotic ointment and band aide during the 1st week. Most give post op instructions. ...Read more

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Why would I suddenly be allergic to chlorinated swimming pools?

Why would I suddenly be allergic to chlorinated swimming pools?

Describe symptoms: Please tell us what actually bothers you. The chlorine in pools acts as irritants and not allergens but there is no way to answer your question without knowing what actually ails you. ...Read more