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Dr. Karen Glover
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Jock Itch (Definition)

Also known as Tinea Cruis, this is a fungal infection of the skin in the groin area that turns the ...Read more


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Is there an over-the-counter or home remedy for a swollen, itchy eye lid? My left eye is swollen and has been for a week. It itches too. Well, my eye lid is itchy not my eye itself. There isn't a knot or anything like that. My eye itself isn't red or

Is there an over-the-counter or home remedy for a swollen, itchy eye lid? My left eye is swollen and has been for a week. It itches too. Well, my eye lid is itchy not my eye itself. There isn't a knot or anything like that. My eye itself isn't red or

This: This is not time for a home remedy, you have already waited too long to get the situation evaluated by your physician. I suggest contacting your physician immediately for an evaluation. You run the ultimate risk of losing eyesight in that eye. ...Read more

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Which is a good home remedy for jock itch?

Which is a good home remedy for jock itch?

Tolnaftate: Or another good anti-dermatophyte cream or spray. If this is real tinea cruris, it will work. Candida has red satellite lesions and is treated differently. ...Read more

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What are some home remedy to itching bug bites?

What are some home remedy to itching bug bites?

Sure: Mix baking soda & water together until mushy - apply to bites. ...Read more

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Is there a home remedy for an itching insect bite?

Is there a home remedy for an itching insect bite?

Some options: To treat bug bites consider applying calamine lotion. Apply crushed ice or a cold pack. A 1 to 1 mix of water and baking soda is effective when applied to the lesions. You can take oral medications like Benadryl (diphenhydramine) or chlorpheniramine. ...Read more

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Sir, my anus starts itching evrytym I can't control I ll scratch. I don wanna c tat worsen anus. Please suggest me a home remedy?

Sir, my anus starts itching evrytym I can't control I ll scratch. I don wanna c tat worsen anus. Please suggest me a home remedy?

Pruritis Ani dx & tx: Pruritis ani is an annoying itching, sometimes with burning, soreness, worse at night, in 1-5% of people (4x likelier in males). Treatment depends on causes: infection (fungal, parasitic, bacterial, std), local irritants (moisture, soaps, diet, drugs), dermatitis (psoriatic, atopic, seborrheic), cancer, hemorrhoids, fissures, fistulae, rectal prolapse, fecal contamination (diarrhea, incontinence). ...Read more

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Please describe a good home remedy for a itching foot?

Please describe a good home remedy for a itching foot?

Itchy feet: You can try oatmeal bath 1-2 cups in a bath.
Squeeze undiluted lemon juice on itchy skin and allow to dry.
You can also try thyme, basil leaves, juniper berries, aloe vera and mint! Do not apply to broken skin though!
if things get bad you can always try over the counter benadryl, (diphenhydramine) but beware that you will get drowsy! ...Read more

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Home remedy for itching legs and hand?

Home remedy for itching legs and hand?

Oatmeal bath: Here is an oatmeal bath recipe: http://herbalacademyofne. Com/2015/03/soothing-oatmeal-bath-recipe/ ...Read more

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What is a good home remedy to get rid of vaginal itching?

What is a good home remedy to get rid of vaginal itching?

See your gyn: For a workup as you may have a yeast or bacteria, or herpes or other vulvar or vaginal problems or allergic reaction, your gyn can prescribe the proper txment, the wrong home remedy can make it worse! ...Read more

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Anal itching only at night for more than six years. Tried out so many things but no help. Any home remedy which I can try out? Please help. Thanks.

Anal itching only at night for more than six years. Tried out so many things but no help. Any home remedy which I can try out? Please help. Thanks.

Worms?: I wonder if you have worms? Have you been checked? There are several things that cause anal itching, usually either yeast or parasites. You should be checked for both to see if you have them, it would then help you because you could get treated for it. ...Read more

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Itching is unbearable coz of macular amyloidosis...Feel like to scratch with knife....Can u suggest any simple remedy or home remedy for the same plz.

Itching is unbearable coz of macular amyloidosis...Feel like to scratch with knife....Can u suggest any simple remedy or home remedy for the same plz.

Sorry, no simple rem: Sorry, but there are no simple remedies for a condition like macular amyloidosis (which I assume was confirmed by skin biopsy). You're right to avoid irritation. Also, Benadryl & similar medications can help with the itching. Beyond that, see a dermatologist for UV light therapy or laser therapy. Microdermabrasion won't work, will only make it worse. Lastly, steroid injections can be tried. GL! ...Read more

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What's a good home remedy for itching cause by foot ulcers?

What's a good home remedy for itching cause by foot ulcers?

Rest: If you have an ulcer to your foot, you should try to stay off of the area/ulcer as much as possible. For the itching itself, try some lanocaine, or Benadryl (diphenhydramine) cream. Remember that itching can be a sign of healing. If unsure, contact your physician. ...Read more

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23, female, never had sex. I don't know why but m feeling little burning sensation and itching on my pubic area. Is there ny home remedy?

23, female, never had sex. I don't know why but m feeling little burning sensation and itching on my pubic area. Is there ny home remedy?

Maybe: It could be due to a cream, lotion, or other substance you may have applied to that area. You could try over-the-counter Hydrocortisone cream, but if that doesn't work after a few days, see your doctor and get a definitive diagnosis. ...Read more

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What home remedy can I use to relieve itching. Nothing is working and scabies cream had a bad reaction. Dermatologist appt in December. Not helping me right now?

What home remedy can I use to relieve itching. Nothing is working and scabies cream had a bad reaction. Dermatologist appt in December. Not helping me right now?

Dermatologist is: The best way to go. In the meanwhile, think about possible changes you may have made in your laundry detergent, clothing, etc. Food sensitivities and low B12 are also possibilities. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Hi - I traveled recently, and after the sunburn my arms have got white spots and sometimes itching happens badly. Pls suggest some home remedy.

Hi - I traveled recently, and after the sunburn my arms have got white spots and sometimes itching happens badly. Pls suggest some home remedy.

Cortisone Cream: YOu can also apply AloeVera.
In future do remember to wear Sun Screen and Avoid 11 to 2 Sun light for prolonged period of time. ...Read more

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Hello doctor I get operated for gynaecomastia I'm free for past 1 yr But often I get itching inside of left nipple any home remedy and any problem?

Hello doctor I get operated for gynaecomastia I'm free for past 1 yr But often I get itching inside of left nipple any home remedy and any problem?

Hydrocortisone cream: A year later it is not directly due to surgery. Benadryl (diphenhydramine) is a sleeping pill. It will not help the itch but will make you accident prone. ...Read more

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Is the at home remedy using Bleach and pee really work?

Is the at home remedy using Bleach and pee really work?

Probably not: I have no idea what that would be a home remedy for but there has to be a better option! Don't use bleach and "pee" for any kind of medical problem!!! ...Read more

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Is lemon a good skin bleaching home remedy? Hydroquinone makes dark spots worst

Is lemon a good skin bleaching home remedy? Hydroquinone makes dark spots worst

Not harmful: Lemon will have little effect on your skin except a mild astringent action. It will not be harmful however and you can use the residual material to make a nice lemonade. ...Read more

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White scaly patches in the inner folds of my skin near the butt area. It itches and some pain from scratching. Do I have jock itch? I am a female.

Intertrigo: Not related to diet. Try OTC hydrocortisone and miconazole (or clotrimazole) creams together. Whenever it feels wet or itchy or irritated, gently clean off with bathroom paper (or kleenex) using any lotion. In the shower, wash with hands only, no scrubbing. ...Read more

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I used bleach on my buttcrack like three or four months ago and now my skins all dry and cracked and itches really bad and burnt like please help me?

I used bleach on my buttcrack like three or four months ago and now my skins all dry and cracked and itches really bad and burnt like please help me?

Moisturizer: You may use a moisturizer. It would be better to use it at night only as the mixture of perspiration and moisturizer may not be good for the skin.
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex.
Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more

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I bleached my hair last night and my scalp was biting so bad that I had to wash it out. Now I have 2 small scales should I be worried? Hey head itches

I bleached my hair last night and my scalp was biting so bad that I had to wash it out. Now I have 2 small scales should I be worried? Hey head itches

This is likely: A chemical burn from the product. Did you keep it in longer than recommended? This can be hard on both the scalp and hair. It is assumed that this discomfort will resolve. Don't place any harsh chemicals on your head/hair. ...Read more

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I have a drop wart (thats what my parents call them) on my neck. Only thing that bothers me is its location rubs on necklaces and it itches. Treatment?

I have a drop wart (thats what my parents call them) on my neck. Only thing that bothers me is its location rubs on necklaces and it itches. Treatment?

Skin Tags: This extra skin is not, in reality, a wart caused by hpv-the wart virus. But, it is extra skin caused by friction of clothing, skin or jewelry. Many of us in the primary care setting freeze these with liquid nitrogen as a simple way to shrink or remove them. ...Read more

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Had tick pulled out 3 weeks ago but now there is a lump and itches. Should I be concerned? Treatment?

Tick: Generally the rash from lyme (erythema migrans) does not itch and is not raised. What could cause a bump and itch is if part of the tick was left in and is causing an inflammatory reaction or your body is mounting a local allergic reaction to the body part. I would check to make sure some to the tick was not left behind. Should also have blood work for lyme anyway. ...Read more

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I have a rash like redness sporadic on my body. Has come and gone for years but seems to be getting worse. It itches but not flaky. Any remedy ideas?

I have a rash like redness sporadic on my body. Has come and gone for years but seems to be getting worse. It itches but not flaky. Any remedy ideas?

Hives?: Hives are an allergic type of rash that can be related to a reaction to medications, foods, underlying infections, collagen vascular diseases and even cancer. When all of these causes are ruled out we often attribute them to stress. Treatment usually includes antihistamines and sometimes more aggressive treatments such as Prednisone or a new drug that just got approved for chronic hives - xolair. ...Read more

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My nipple itches so bad, what's wrong, treatment?

My nipple itches so bad, what's wrong, treatment?

Need evaluation: If no rash is present, would look at your at your back as the areolar region is nerve innervated by t-4. ...Read more

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Itch (Definition)

An itch is an irritating sensation that causes one to have the urge ...Read more