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Nothing simple: You can temporarily pluck the eyebrows in the area undesired. Laser hair removal can also eliminate them in a more permanent. There are no topical medications safe to use around the eyes that will help. ...Read more
Boiling->Condensing: If you are trying to get water that does not have any salt, the easiest way to purchase distilled water from the grocery store. If you are trying to remove salt from water, the only way to do this is to distil the water. Distillation is the process of purifying a liquid by boiling it and condensing its vapors. ...Read more
Godliness: No. There are many ways to godliness. Hindus believe in self realization and this does not require regular visits to temple/church. Muslims require you to surrender to prayer 4-5 times a day. ...Read more
Maybe fine?: You did not say if the sesamoid is in your foot or hand. Sesamoid bones are small bones that are embedded in tendons to improve muscle effectiveness. Usually they develop from a single ossification center. Sometimes they may develop from two or more ossification centers. This is generally asymptomatic, but if painful it should be checked out by the appropriate hand or foot specialist ...Read more
No: Not in my practice. All the information can be optained during your exam. Unusual types of refractions and ocular shapes and astigmatism may require special contactys to be ordered. Most patients can be fit at the same time of their exam. Logistics-- every practice does thing differently. ...Read more
When u get tested for stud and came out negative does that mean you don't have herpes as well or is it a separate test?
Epiduo has two medications in it. Is there any advantage or disadvantage to using Epiduo, compared to buying the two separate medications to use?
Effort, doses, price: Epiduo is ready to use but copay can be high, using adapalene and benzoyl peroxide separately will require some effort, not sure if you can achieve the same recipe or make it worth the effort, talk to your doc about other options, I am available for second opinion if needed ...Read more
If my dr said he was testing me for both types of herpes, and both test results came back separate, what kind of test was this? Type specific or not?
See below.: All laboratory results need to be interpreted in the clinical context and the doctor who ordered the tests is usually in the best position to do that. Having said that, you were probably tested for antibodies to Herpes 1 and 2. What were the results? Antibody tests can distinguish between these two types. What else were you tested for? Practice safe sex! ...Read more
My daughtr, 16 doesn't like eating onions and separates it from food. Is is ok? What should I do?
Nothing: I do not like onions and so do not eat them, unless fully cooked or sauteed. Nothing has gone wrong with me. Perhaps ask her if she would eat them if prepared differently. ...Read more
Spin it: Spin it, immediately. .Get a more detailed answer ›
Severe pain: Get an exam and xrayGet a more detailed answer ›
Question unclear: Please rephrase or explain what you need to know! ...Read more
Shoulder Blade Pain: Pain from a separated shoulder usually is limited to the a-c joint where the shoulder separated. Is your scapula pain right over the shoulder blade? Has your separated shoulder healed? If you have scapula pain when you raise your arm up sideway (abduction), but no pain at the a-c joint then I do not see a relationship and would look for another cause. ...Read more
Licensure: Is regulated on a state to state basis, so the answer to your question is most likely yes, but check with the Dept of Health of whatever state you are interested in to get the details. ...Read more
Hard bumps on public mound with no irritation? Only 3 and they are separate from each other. What can it be?
Several things: Hard bumps in the pubic area can be several things., Things include ingrown hair, temples, works genital, herbalist and contagiosum. Paris STDs can also causes. Exam by doctors necessary to diagnosis. This could be done on telemedicine. ...Read more