Top
10
Doctor insights on: Slave Collars

Share
2

2
My dogs flea collar has flea medicine on it if I touch it and it gets absorbed in my skin will it make my BC less effective?

My dogs flea collar has flea medicine on it if I touch it and it gets absorbed in my skin will it make my BC less effective?

The amount of flea: medicine you would absorb by touching collar with your hand would be minute and your hands have a thick top layer so little gets absorbed, i certainly wouldn't worry about BC ...Read more

4

4
Can you get raccoon roundworms from touching a dog collar laying in the dirt? We only had one coon and that's because he was trapped in our garage.

Can you get raccoon roundworms from touching a dog collar laying in the dirt? We only had one coon and that's because he was trapped in our garage.

Roccoons Roundworms: Acc to CDC, the worms develop in the raccoon intestine, produce millions of eggs that are passed in the feces. Eggs that are excreted by raccoons are not immediately infectious, must develop in the environment for 2 to 4 weeks, after which the eggs are able to cause infection. Eggs can survive long time. If contact was slight, chances of contacting dis is slim, but if symptoms develop, get checke ...Read more

6

6
What are trachiostomy and laryngectomy neck collars?

What are trachiostomy and laryngectomy neck collars?

Several: Tracheostomy is an opening from skin, through soft tissue into the trachea - airway to allow breathing when there is upper airway- mouth, nose trauma, or cancers for example. Laryngectomy is removal of upper airway - usually for cancer. Collars hold or help hold tracheotomy tubes in position into these surgically made passages. ...Read more

7

7
Pesticides (flea collars) and breastfeeding, should I be concerned?

Pesticides (flea collars) and breastfeeding, should I be concerned?

Wash hands: As long as you take this precaution before you nurse, there should be no problem with this! ...Read more

9

9
Is it possible to fly wearing a aspen collar?

Is it possible to fly wearing a aspen collar?

Aspen collar/flying: It is best to ask the neurosurgeon, as it depends on reason for the Aspen collar and if after surgery/fracture Call the neurosurgeon today. ...Read more

10

10
Are there any health risks from wearing cat flea collars?

YES !!! if it is a: Human wearing the collar. They are not effective on humans and the chemicals they contain can cause illness. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer