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My skin is thick and dark near lateral mallecous..any home remedies for treatment? If not other way?

My skin is thick and dark near lateral mallecous..any home remedies for treatment? If not other way?

Hmm: Is it a callus or a mole? I'd get checked to confirm what is is as dark spots can be suspicious for skin cancer and other things. Please see your doctor for a full exam. ...Read more

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Long Thin Fingers (Definition)

or achromachia is a condition in which the digits (toes and fingers) ...Read more


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How to get rid of fungal nail infection? Is there any good treatment for this infection? I took antibiotic Lamisil for several months and use creams and lacquers. Nothing help. I have it on toe nails and on my finger nails appear dark thin marks. It does

How to get rid of fungal nail infection? Is there any good treatment for this infection? I took antibiotic Lamisil for several months and use creams and lacquers. Nothing help. I have it on toe nails and on my finger nails appear dark thin marks. It does

Be sure it's fungus: You should have your nails cultured by a podiatrist to confirm it is actually fungus. Other conditions can cause darkening and thickening of nails and some, like melanoma, are very serious. Also, how long was Lamisil (terbinafine) treatment? For toenails, you need to take it daily for 3 months and then wait an additional 6+ months for clear nail to replace the infected nail. ...Read more

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If I use keratin for a long period of time, will my hair be permanently straight and not dry or frizzy ?

If I use keratin for a long period of time, will my hair be permanently straight and not dry or frizzy ?

Keratin use: keratin is used to straighten the hair, its effect will last for certain duration and can't be permanent as hair keeps on growing so the effect can't be permanent. Hair grow at rate of about 1 cm per month ...Read more

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What are some stretch mark treatments? I have used a oil for stretch marks for a while now and i haven't noticed too much change. I've also done vapor rub and lotion treatments. I'm too young for lazer or surgery. Is there another way to make them disappe

What are some stretch mark treatments? I have used a oil for stretch marks for a while now and i haven't noticed too much change. I've also done vapor rub and lotion treatments. I'm too young for lazer or surgery. Is there another way to make them disappe

I : I wish i could tell you there are effective treatments for stretch marks, but honestly the ones on the market are not very effective. I have heard good things about mederma, it's worth a try in all reality time is the best thing for stretch marks. Over time they fade and become less noticeable. You can prevent further stretch marks by not losing or gaining weight too fast. If any doctors here on avvo know of any effective treatments please feel free to comment on this post! good luck. ...Read more

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Is it safe to put gold bond lotion on your penis everyday for chronic dry skin? Will there be any long term problems I should know about?

Is it safe to put gold bond lotion on your penis everyday for chronic dry skin? Will there be any long term problems I should know about?

Which kind?: As long as it does not irritate your penis, it should be ok. The anti-itch formula may irritate the tip of the penis however if applied accidentally. But why? ...Read more

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Having Issues with skin on thumbs, index fingers and skin between them It is dry, itchy, tough skin won't go away for months now Lotion does not help.

Having Issues with skin on thumbs, index fingers and skin between them It is dry, itchy, tough skin won't go away for months now Lotion does not help.

U may have a: contact dermatitis causing this response.Identifing the irritant and removing exposure to it,is curative.Hyrrocortisone cream can speed recovery. ...Read more

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I have short legs and long torso. Is there any excercises I can do or natural remedies to make my legs longer?

I have short legs and long torso. Is there any excercises I can do or natural remedies to make my legs longer?

No. No.: In childhood, being happy, sleeping well, eating a healthy diet, and getting plenty of outdoor exercise... will get a person to his or her maximum height destiny. After that, nothing natural will increase her leg length. She can make herself look and feel taller, by proper selection of shoes and clothes, plus having good posture and self-confidence... and maybe living among a shorter population. ...Read more

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Is there any supplement, cream or natural remedy to help with tired/sore legs after a long days working standing on your feet?

Is there any supplement, cream or natural remedy to help with tired/sore legs after a long days working standing on your feet?

Sore legs: Sometimes you will find that support stockings are helpful. You can by the knee high surgical support stockings in the drug store. Make sure to measure leg length from back of knee to heel and the widest part of your calf to get the correct size. They feel tight but at the end of the day less ache. ...Read more

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What are some tips on keeping your penis erected for a long while?

What are some tips on keeping your penis erected for a long while?

Be sexually stimulat: Be sexually stimulated. There's no magic. Avoid supplements and the like that don't work. Don't get your medical information from friends, tv or the internet. Practice, practice, practice. ...Read more

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What's recommended as a cure for swollen hands after broken wrist?

What's recommended as a cure for swollen hands after broken wrist?

Elevation, ice: Keep the hand above the level of your heart to reduce swellling, and use ice for 20 minutes every 3-4 hours. Avoid overuse of that hand, and if your orthopedist allows you can use an anti-inflammatory medication. ...Read more

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How long does THC stay in the hair . I've give up for 60 days . And my hair is inch long now?

How long does THC stay in the hair . I've give up for 60 days . And my hair is inch long now?

Hair Drug testing: Drugs you have consumed will be testable in hair samples. They do not leave or diminish. Only with haircuts does the previous exposures go away on testing. Hair testing is not like urine or blood testing. ...Read more

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Shoulder & neck pain for long time (years). Looks only muscle pain, tried physical therapies &massage,helps sort period. Looking for long term solutio?

Shoulder & neck pain for long time (years). Looks only muscle pain, tried physical therapies &massage,helps sort period. Looking for long term solutio?

NSAID: I suspect that you may be having muscle and shoulder pain as a consequence of referred pain arising actually from some arthritis changes in the neck. There are no cures. OTC NSAIDs such as Naproxen and Ibuprofen may give you upwards of 30 to 60% relief of your symptoms. If you have no problems that would prevent you from using them them consider a NSAID trial for 2 to 4 weeks. ...Read more

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I used 5% perm cream (scabies) as prescribed. After treatment, there is no more itching but there are a few water blisters on my fingers! any medication?

I used 5% perm cream (scabies) as prescribed. After treatment, there is no more itching but there are a few water blisters on my fingers! any medication?

Was it scabies?: Water blisters on the fingers sounds a little different from a scabies infection to the skin. Consider seeing a dermatologist. Otherwise if irritated w/o infection, can try Hydrocortisone over the counter. Good luck. ...Read more

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Are there any treatments or cures for dermatillomania? For me, i pick the skin around my finger nails, sometimes until it bleeds.

Picking: Skin picking is a difficult but treatable condition. There are several cognitive behavioral treatment strategies to try. Consult a behavioral specialist or go to trich.Org website to get more info. ...Read more

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