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What is the best food to eat when you have a toothache?

What is the best food to eat when you have a toothache?

Soft diet, room temp: I would eat a soft diet, bland foods, no sugar or spicy foods and eat your foods at room temperature! ...Read more

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Dr. Jon Fishburn
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Sinus (Definition)

In anatomy, a sinus is a cavity within a bone or other tissue. Most commonly found in the bones of the face and connecting with the nasal cavities. Sinus (anatomy), description of the general term paranasal sinuses, air cavities in the cranial bones, especially those near the nose, including: the maxillary sinuses, also called the maxillary antra and the largest of the ...Read more


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What is the most appropriate foods to eat when you have your period?

What is the most appropriate foods to eat when you have your period?

Foods: Avoid caffeine, chocolate, alcohol & salt. Consider omega- 3 fatty acids or magnesium (supplementation or through diet) with doctor's approval. Sipping chamomile & green tea can dissipate pain. Ginger helps w nausea. Avoid junk carbs. ...Read more

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What is the best antibiotic to take for a severe sinus infection and ar infection i want to be informed when i go into the doctor something?

Not easy to say: Meet with your doctor to see whether it is a URI (cold) or a true sinus infection. If not allergic to penicillin, Amoxicillin or Augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) ( amoxicillin/ clavulinic acid) is still the best first choice for antibiotic. Some infections require different treatments based on local resistance patterns to antibiotics. The american academy of otolaryngology provided treatment recommendations-google it. ...Read more

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Hoping you can tell me, is boiled egg and soldiers a good thing to eat when you have tonsillitis?

Hoping you can tell me, is boiled egg and soldiers a good thing to eat when you have tonsillitis?

Tonsil diet: When the tonsils are inflamed or infected, aside from the treatment given by your dr, it is critical to maintain your fluid hydration and your nutrition so that your body can heal and get better. First, stay well hydrated. Avoid citrus juices and tomato juice as these are acidy and can burn. Foods can certainly be eggs, but can also include anything that is soft that doesn't need much chewing. ...Read more

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What is the best thing to do when you have a recurring sinus infection?

What is the best thing to do when you have a recurring sinus infection?

Limit exposures: Several things contribute to chronic sinus problems. Most issues are not truly infections, but usually more congestion. Avoid smoking and smoke exposure, explore allergies, consider nasal saline irrigation, and avoiding dairy products for 2 weeks (most adults have some version of milk allergy).Sometimes, recurrent issues can be from lacking some immunologic factors(iga, etc) so labs may help identify. ...Read more

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When you have a flesh eating bacteria is the pain excruciating? How do you know when to see a doctor?

When you have a flesh eating bacteria is the pain excruciating? How do you know when to see a doctor?

Yes, and you: usually have additional signs such as fever, rapid heart beat, severe pain, and blood test abnormalities. If you have any of these symptoms, you should see a doctor. ...Read more

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What's the best way for a person to get calcium if they have a dairy intolerance?

What's the best way for a person to get calcium if they have a dairy intolerance?

Foods/supplements: Many different dairy alternatives are fortified with calcium and /or vitamin d which include: soy milk and orange juice. Additionally you should speak with your doctor about taking vitamin d and/ or calcium supplements if you need them. A good calcium supplement comes in the form of tums, for example. Again, please discuss with your doctor. Also see a nutritionist. ...Read more

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What is the best food when you have a cold blocked nose?

What is the best food when you have a cold blocked nose?

No specific food: Inhaling steam may help but there are no specific foods that would relieve nasal congestion. ...Read more

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How can you treat a tooth ache when you also have a cold and an ear infection?

How can you treat a tooth ache when you also have a cold and an ear infection?

ASAP GO TO DENTIST: Just tell the dentist about your cold, so the dentist can be sure to wear a face mask and not catch your cold. A cold is not a reason to avoidthe dentist. Your ear ache may be from your tooth, if it is a lower tooth. It is wrong to suffer in the 21st century. Get help and do not wait! ...Read more

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What would be appropriate to eat when you have the stomach bug?

What would be appropriate to eat when you have the stomach bug?

Liquids/ food: Start with clear liquid like water, soda that is clear, or sports hydration drinks. Sip, sip, sip. Work up to solids with bland foods like bananas, rice, applesauce, toast, gelatin, or chicken. Avoid alcohol, nicotine, caffeine, dairy & high fat foods. Rest. ...Read more

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What are the best foods to eat when you have a really bad headache?

What are the best foods to eat when you have a really bad headache?

Migraine triggers: Well! diferent people respond differently to different food. To some chocolate and caffeine help relieving headches. In others they give headaches. Spicy and punjent smell food may trigger headaches. However, hydration always help relieving headaches. ...Read more

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I hear that if you eat the right way your acnee problem will reduce, but what kind off food should a person not eat?

I hear that if you eat the right way your acnee problem will reduce, but what kind off food should a person not eat?

Controversial: This is a controversial subject and, although some people swear a particular food bothers their face, scientific studies do not back this up. Recently, there has been some evidence that dairy products are linked to making acne worse. In addition, carbonated beverages have shown some correlation to acne. ...Read more

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If you are in a foreign country, the air is bad and you have asthma, what's the best solution at that time to continue with ur trip ?

If you are in a foreign country, the air is bad and you have asthma, what's the best solution at that time to continue with ur trip ?

I would avoid: Going to places that you know will trigger an attack! if you must go, you need to be sure you are well controlled and continue to take your control inhaler and bring your rescue inhaler in case your asthma would flare up.You will be taking chances and ruin up your trip. ...Read more

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What's the best breakfast you can eat if you have band camp?

What's the best breakfast you can eat if you have band camp?

Complex carbs.: For sustained energy through the morning of band camp,focus on complex carbohydrates and fiber. Foods like high fiber breakfast cereals, multi grain bread for toast and berries,will keep you going. A B complex vitamin will help your body use the carbohydrates efficiently. ...Read more

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What is the best way to stay away from yeast? Or better yet, what can I eat and not eat? To avoid future yeast infections.

What is the best way to stay away from yeast? Or better yet, what can I eat and not eat? To avoid future yeast infections.

Yeast infx: Vaginal yeast infections can thrive and begin with a sugary environment, which is why they are more common in diabetic patients with high "sugar" levels. Antibiotic treatment can decrease the normal bacterial concentrations which naturally help counterbalance the vaginal environment, thus causing an overgrowth of yeast. So as far as diet, avoid a very high sugar or carbohydrate meal. Best wishes. ...Read more

Dr. Herman Hammerstead
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Infection (Definition)

Infections are invasions of some other organism (fungus, bacteria, parasite) or viruses into places where they do not belong. For instance, we have normal gut bacteria that live within us without causing problems; however, when those penetrate the bowel wall and enter the bloodstream, ...Read more


Dr. Thomas Namey
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Healthy Eating (Definition)

Healthy eating is focused on healthy foods that are low in saturated fat, sodium, sugar, and cholesterol. A healthy diet is centered around fruits, vegetables, lean protein, and ...Read more