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What is the fastest way to get a sore to scab over and heal?

What is the fastest way to get a sore to scab over and heal?

Apply ointment: An open wound should be covered by a healing ointment or antibiotic ointment and bandaid. ...Read more

Dr. Philip Miller
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Blistering (Definition)

A blister is a collection of fluid under the epidermis. A blistering rash is one in which ...Read more


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What is the best way to heal a blister?

What is the best way to heal a blister?

Protect it: An unpopped blister represents a closed sterile environment. Yes on occasion one can become infected then it is time to open it, however the risk of infection in a dressed open wound is still higher than that of an intact blister. The blister will gradually resolve with time. ...Read more

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What is the best way to drain a blister?

What is the best way to drain a blister?

Carefully: With a sterile needle, you can poke a hole and allow the fluid to drain. It is preferable to leave the roof of the blister intact as it will act as a biological dressing. After, it is drained antibiotic solution/ointment with a band-aid is a good idea. ...Read more

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What's the fastest way to heal a scar/keliod removal?

What's the fastest way to heal a scar/keliod removal?

Surgery : Surgical excision would be the fastest way but it may lead to a new keloid scar. Silicone gel topically can help especially earlier in the course may give the best outcome but it takes time. ...Read more

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What is the fastest way to heal sores in mouth?

What is the fastest way to heal sores in mouth?

Lase: A hene laser can heal sore almost twice as fast as ordinary healthing without any intervention. 20 seconds of spot size on the lesion administer several times a day will increase rate of healing and decrease any pain. ...Read more

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What's the fastest way to heal an abrasion?

What's the fastest way to heal an abrasion?

Air is bad : Gotta disagree with prior answer. If you remember that wounds heal by growing healthy moist tissue in from the bottom or by the elastic sides pulling things in from the sides, then having a scabs form slows down healing. Open wounds should be exposed to air for only the shortest time possible. Cover with clean dressing changed avery opther day and protect it from trauma will provide healing. ...Read more

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Hen you're sunburnt how is the easiest and fastest way to remove the heat and heal your skin.

Hen you're sunburnt how is the easiest and fastest way to remove the heat and heal your skin.

Ouch: Hello. Cool compresses ca help with pain. Aloe vera applied directly to the skin several times a day. Tylenol (acetaminophen) or nsaids for pain. Hydrate well and don't peel off deep layers. ...Read more

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What is the quickest way to get rid of a fever blister/cold sore?

What is the quickest way to get rid of a fever blister/cold sore?

Cold sores: Melissa officinalis or lemon balm (cream) has been shown in european studies to help expedite healing of cold sores. It can reduce healing time by half. Studies also show that regular use can help v recurrences. ...Read more

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What is the fastest way to heal a throat that hurts?

What is the fastest way to heal a throat that hurts?

Throat pain: The question isnt specific enough. Acute sore throats can be due to viruses or bacteris (like strep), allergy, others. Chronic sore sore throat can be due to acid reflux, infection, cancer, etc. It has to be checked by your doctor or ent. Common remedies are gargle with warm salt water, chloraseptic spray. Drink plenty of fluids. A cup of tea with honey/lemon may help. ...Read more

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What exactly is the fastest way to heal a canker sore?

Dr. Paul Grin Dr. Grin
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What exactly is the fastest way to heal a canker sore?

Canker sores: are the most common oral lesions. Individual ulcers typically last 1-2 weeks. The condition is idiopathic (cause is not known) recurrent aphthous ulcers is usually self-limiting. Try to keep adequate oral hygiene as possible. If concerned see your dentist after 10 days or visit today for laser immediate amelioration. ...Read more

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What is the best way to quickly heal a fractured toe?

What is the best way to quickly heal a fractured toe?

Takes time: A fractured bone takes 6-8 weeks to heal. You can make sure it heals properly by splinting the broken toe to the next one. You should also get an x-ray of your foot to make sure the fracture is in good position. ...Read more

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What's the best and fastest way to heal a scalded tongue?

What's the best and fastest way to heal a scalded tongue?

Avoid re-injury: So nothing extremely cold or hot. Your tongue should recover rapidly. I assume you are talking about a typical food burn (coffee, anchovy pizza). Some believe that the epidermal growth factor in saliva may accelerate healing. ...Read more

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Is there a quick way to heal blisters?

Is there a quick way to heal blisters?

Protective Mechanism: Blisters are a protective mechanism that occur on the body secretes a fluid cushion under the skin in response to trauma such as a burn. If you pop them, you expose the injured tissue an increased risk of infection. Using a protective dressing and avoiding stress/trauma to the area will promote fastest healing and let the blister pop on its own when it's ready. ...Read more

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What is the best way to help heal a sunburn?

What is the best way to help heal a sunburn?

Probably nothing: If you get a sunburn you should immediately take an aspirin. After that you will just have to wait for the sunburn to fade. ...Read more

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What is the fastest way to get rid of a boil and heal the skin up?

What is the fastest way to get rid of a boil and heal the skin up?

Drainage: The fastest way is for physician to incise nd drin. This ill leave small permanent mark. Antibiotics and hot compresses are lso option but will take over one week to work. ...Read more

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What is the fastest way to get a sunburn to go away?

What is the fastest way to get a sunburn to go away?

Sunburn care: Keep sunburn cool w moist cool/cold compresses. Avoid alcohol containing products. Break off pieces of aloe vera plant & apply sap to skin. Consider non-steroidal anti-inflammatory meds to reduce pain. Don’t yank off peeling skin or burst blisters. Seek med care for severe pain, fever, lack of improvement of sxs w/i several days or if a large surface area is blistered. Drink H2O. ...Read more

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What would be the best way to get my blisters to heal. Fast!?

What would be the best way to get my blisters to heal. Fast!?

Protect it: An unpopped blister represents a closed sterile environment. Yes on occasion one can become infected then it is time to open it, however the risk of infection in a dressed open wound is still higher than that of an intact blister. The blister will gradually resolve with time. ...Read more

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I'm curious as to what's the best way to heal a sore?

I'm curious as to what's the best way to heal a sore?

Not sure what type: Of sore you are referring to -so my input is brief and basic. Keep it clean and dry. ...Read more

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What is the quickest way to heal a wrist injury?

Dr. Mark Wang Dr. Wang
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What is the quickest way to heal a wrist injury?

Depends: Speed of recovery depends on the type and severity of the injury. For example, a mild wrist sprain can be treated with a few days rest, activity modification, anti-inflammatory medication, and temporary splinting as needed. More severe injuries, such as a wrist fracture or ligament injury may require closed treatment casting or surgery if indicated. Consult your doctor for further evaluation. ...Read more

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Dr. Mark Diamond
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Fever (Definition)

Fever = elevated body temperature (can be ...Read more