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Tinea Corporis Home Remedy
I suffer from tinea versicoolor was wondering is there a good at home remedy for his condition, its very embarrassing and haven't been able to get rid?
Tinea Versicolor: Medicines such as ketoconazole, Clotrimazole and Miconazole are some of the treatments recommended. Some of the dandruff shampoos also work efficiently in eliminating tinea versicolor. Shampoos are effective as they contain selenium that fights the fungus. The affected area can be treated by spreading the shampoo and leaving it overnight. ...Read more
I think I have both tinea corporis and eczema, how can I tell which is which...how I can treat it?
Consult your GP: Consult your GP to verify. Try a Cream like Elozart. ...Read more
Heals on its own: Cold tips: for sore throat – gargle with warm salt water (1/2 tsp salt in 8 oz of water). * for congestion – saline nose drops or a netti pot. *for anti-inflammatory effect & mobilizing mucus- homemade chicken noodle soup.**for hydration- lots of water. Try clear broth. * add honey & a small amt. Of lemon juice to chamomile tea. Add honey & a small amt. Of lemon juice to chamomile tea. ...Read more
You can start: W/ a mental health professional who treats agoraphobia. Begin w/online consults if possible. HealthTap has a Concierge service for this. Baby step to the porch, steps, mail box, etc. Practice the Relaxation Response. See http://www. Relaxationresponse. Org/ Peace and good health. Lots of reason to be positive. ...Read more
Benzoyl peroxide: It's available over-the-counter. If it doesn't clear you up, then your physician has something that can. If you are the patient, then you can try tea tree oil (it can give a man breasts), sleeping with your face smeared with honey, or anything else you find online. If you are responsible for the physical & emotional health of a teen, it's your duty get him/her effective scientific rx. ...Read more
Please tell us: What the issue is. We do not have that information in front of us. Peace and good health. ...Read more
If you mean herbals: Herbs can fight inflammation and cleanse toxins from the joints. Devil's claw root, gingerroot, meadowsweet leaves and flowertops, and white willow bark all act as anti-inflammatory agents that can relieve pain. (aspirin contains a chemical that is the synthesized version of a substance found in meadowsweet and willow.) other helpful herbs include boswellia, capsicum, feverfew and licorice. ...Read more
Not sure if these qualify as home remedies as you may have to go to the health food store to get these, but my favorite treatment is homeopathy- see http://homeopathyplus. Com. Au/coughs-and-how-to-treat-them/ to help find the best remedy to try.
My favorite herb for coughs is pellargonium sidoides, sold as umcka: http://www. Umcka. Com/
for other ideas see http://www. Earthclinic. Com/cures/coughs. Html. ...Read more
I commend you for your desire to have good Health.
• Don't smoke. Wear a mask when the air is polluted
• Wash your hands using hand sanitizers
• Drink plenty water
• Gargle with salt water
• Have Lemon, Bay Leaf, Savory or Thyme in boiling water or as Tea
• Eat Berries, black grapes and plums
• Rest, have good sleep
• Use a humidifier
See a Physician for continued cough, fever or yellow mucus ...Read more
Good is not Best..: I have never seen a verifiable, repeatable or more effective way of remedying gout that following a well planned anti gout diet. It seems the more one strays from the safety of the diet, the probability of an attack go up. If diet alone cannot control the problem, then medications of some type, may be needed ...Read more
Psoriasis remedy: There are no good home remedies for psoriasis. Do see your dermatologist or primary care physician. Do not believe in the advertisements that promise quick cures for this disorder. Dermatologists have been trying for more than 100 years to find a cure for this relatively benign skin disease. ...Read more
Cold sore remedies: Melissa officinalis or lemon balm (cream) expedites healing of cold sores. It can reduce healing time by half. Studies also show that regular use can help v recurrences. Brief supplementation with lysine 1, 000mg orally three times a day at the onset, can also hasten healing. ...Read more
Belching is the act of expelling air from the stomach through the mouth. It usually occurs when the stomach distends, or expands because of too much swallowed air. Belching releases the air to reduce the distention. You can also have a gas buildup in the stomach from bacteria working on food, which give up for gas. Anxiety can cause just about any physical symptom but it would be uncommon for anxiety to cause excessive belching. If your anxiety includes hyperventilating then that would be a good source of swallowed air, which then could lead to belching.
Some things that may help in belching. Tried to be aware of how much air swallowing. Try to chew food completely before swallowing it so that the stomach will have smaller particles for the bacteria to give off gas with. Excessive exercise can also lead to belching. And sometimes relief can be obtained with anti-acids; H2 blockers and proton pump inhibitors. ...Read more
Apple cider vinegar:
No medicine or home remedy works for everyone but according to the feedback at http://www. Earthclinic. Com/cures/acid_reflux. Html
apple cider vinegar is the home remedy that has helped the most people. But while 265 people say it helped, 40 found it did not help or only did a bit. That article gives other remedies to try. Avoiding inciting foods like fats/alcohol to prevent acidity is also important. ...Read more
Please get an exam: From your doc to make sure that's what you have. He/she can then treat you. True prosatatis is an infectection/inflammation of the prostate, different from enlarged prostate that older men get so over the counter saw palmetto is not likely to help. Careful of prostate massage because it may spread the infection, if there. Peace and good health. ...Read more
Pterygium: Pterygium:very common, abnormal growth of clear covering (conjunctiva) of white part of the eye (sclera) over the cornea (window of the eye). If severe and causing discomfort or red, it can be removed with surgery. It is generally benign. It is due to excess sun/UV exposure usually. Prevention is key remedy. Avoid sun (sunglasses, hat); avoid smoking. Natural rx info: see eyedoc2020.blogspot. Com ...Read more
Yes: There are a few things you can try. Long term - losing weight, exercising regularly and avoiding alcohol all will help. Short term - lying on one's side is probably the best technique. Nasal strips (like breathe rite) work pretty well for some people. There are various devices - chin straps, mouth guards, etc. All are helpful for some people. You have to try them to know what will work for you. ...Read more
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Pain in the epigastric region/stomach, heart burn, burping, nausea, occasional vomit, pain with food or sometimes pain on not eating food.
Remedy - stop smoking, alcohol, regular food, decrease stress, avoid spicy food.
If not getting better consult doc to see if you need medications. Sometimes can be caused by bacteria that may need further treatment. ...Read more
See belove: Coffee or tea. Also elevate your legs. ...Read more
Depends: It depends on the person, as each of us respond differerently to treatment. Natural remedies for depression and anxiety include exercise, eating a healthy diet, therapy, herbal supplements (i.E 5 htp, same and st john's wort), support groups and journaling. Limit caffeine as it can raise anxiety levels. Chamomile tea can help de-stress. ...Read more
Alopecia?: There is a condition called alopecia which causes the hair to fall out. This is different from male pattern baldness which is genetic and not a disorder. It can be in patches or the entire body. A dermatologist can tell you if you have alopecia (an autoimmune disorder) and treat it. Peace and good health. ...Read more
Urinary hesitancy: This very well may be about a benign swelling of your prostate. This can be treated with an herb known as saw palmetto. One should also empty their prostate gland well during the initial days of taking this herb to decrease the size of the prostate. ...Read more
Warm compresses: Warm compresses (wash cloth with hot water and hold it on the stye for 5-10 minutes, reheating as needed), or surgical incision and drainage, or steroid have been the only effective treatments demonstrated get rid of a stye. A stye is due to the orifice of an oil gland (mebomian gland) in the eyelid margin becoming inflamed, and not an infection, so antibiotics are not indicated. ...Read more
Not great one: There is no great home remedy for asthma although in Germany homeopathic and herbal products are commonly used though not been scientifically proven. In a pinch when there is no other option, drinking a few cups of coffee may provide transient relief. Consider seeing an allergist since allergen avoidance & allergy shots may be very helpful in providing long-term solution to asthma ...Read more