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I have white dots in my lip could it be cancer? Im using tobak under my lip called snus in sweden.

I have white dots in my lip could it be cancer? Im using tobak under my lip called snus in sweden.

Possibly: Hopefully it is just irritation from the tobacco, but white spots on your lip, tongue or mouth (oral leukoplakia) can be early signs of cancer. Please go to a doctor or an oral surgeon for an exam. They might do a biopsy of your lip, which only requires a local anesthetic. I'm so glad you asked, because if it is cancer, and you catch it early, it can be easily cured! ...Read more

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When my lips get dry the corner of my lips tear Wats is the cause n what is it called. Is there medication to prevent it?

When my lips get dry the corner of my lips tear Wats is the cause n what is it called. Is there medication to prevent it?

Angular cheilitis: This condition is multifactorial and it can be caused by infections, mechanical factors, nutritional deficiencies, or skin conditions. I suspect yours may be mechanical in nature. Use lip moisturizers and correct any underlying vitamin deficiencies. ...Read more

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Braces, cut lips, pain. Do I call orthodontist?

Braces, cut lips, pain. Do I call orthodontist?

Absolutely!: Until you see Orthodontist take 1 200mg Advil/Motrin/Ibuprofen 4x/day w food or liquids, at the same time rinse w 1tsp salt in 8 oz warm water, coat the "sticker" w dental wax (not gum), and dab Orabse-B onto sore spots w Q-tip. ...Read more

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What do you suggest if my father called me and said my grandma's lips are turning blue, and he took her to the hospital. do you know what's wrong?

What do you suggest if my father called me and said my grandma's lips are turning blue, and he took her to the hospital. do you know what's wrong?

Often serious: blue lips are often a sign of insufficient oxygen in the blood. There a a myriad of such causes from lung disorders, cardiac conditions or even low blood pressure. The blue if often called "cyanosis' (condition of "blue") and it often needs immediate hospital attention. The necessary tests will be done in any qualified hospital to determine cause and effective treatments. ...Read more

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I bite and pick my lips Its always been a habit I don't even notice it till someone calls me out what can I use?

I bite and pick my lips Its always been a habit I don't even notice it till someone calls me out what can I use?

Ointment and cause: you can try an ointment like aquaphor to help reduce dryness and peeling but you should consider seeing your doctor about treatment for why you do it which may be anxiety or OCD. ...Read more

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What can i buy over the counter to fix the itching on my lower vagina lip area...i believe its called vaginitis ?

What can i buy over the counter to fix the itching on my lower vagina lip area...i believe its called vaginitis ?

Vaginitis: In some Pharmacy's you will be told what medicine would be helpful without writing a prescription. At other times the Pharmacist will need a prescription for you. ...Read more

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I have 2 cold sores on my bottom lip and used this Chapstick that says it treats cold sores and chapped lips, called Herpecín L but after I applied it my lips started stinging. Why?

I have 2 cold sores on my bottom lip and used this Chapstick that says it treats cold sores and chapped lips, called Herpecín L but after I applied it my lips started stinging. Why?

Herpes labialis: OK, so forget anything topical for these cold sores. In fact, using the chap-stick after you get better is somewhat analogous to re-using toilet paper. It stings because of the pH difference between your damaged lips and the chemicals in the preparation. The best form of treatment for cold sores (herpes basically)..is valacyclovir 1gr tablets...2 in the morning and 2 in the evening..your done! ...Read more

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