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Is it wrong to use vinegar as child punishment?

Is it wrong to use vinegar as child punishment?

Yes: Vinegar is a strong acid and can damage teeth if not diluted with other foods when cooking. If used as a punishment, it is a very negative consequence that is not a natural consequence. (natural consequence would be being cold when a child refused to wear or carry a coat in the cold.) most behavior experts support positive parenting. Talk with your pediatrician. Consider a psychologist if needed. ...Read more

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Can vegans have vinegar?

Can vegans have vinegar?

Yes: Most vinegars are plant based and do not involve any animal products in the fermentation process. The exception being honey vinegar from bees. ...Read more

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Is vinegar harmful to body?

Is vinegar harmful to body?

No: Don't drink a huge amount as it may upset your stomach. 'apple cider vinegar' is one of the 'pop' remedies with some interesting possibilities. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Can I clear up my skin with vinegar?

Can I clear up my skin with vinegar?

Unsure: It depends what you mean by clear up...If you mean treat acne, then there are better choices. If you clarify your intention i can give you more detailed guidance. ...Read more

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Can vinegar be used to clean wounds?

Can vinegar be used to clean wounds?

Bad Idea: The real question is what not to do that slows down healing. Avoid using alcohol, peroxide, hibiclens, betadine, vinegar, bleach solutions. Inflammation ( red, hot, swollen, tender) is important to healing so anti-inflammatories (motrin, advil) are bad. Cover wound with a clean dressing changed every other day and protected from trauma. Antibiotics do not help healing unless it is truly infecte. ...Read more

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Does vinegar help with cleaning wounds?

Does vinegar help with cleaning wounds?

Vinegar: Vinegar or Acetic Acid can be used on wounds when it is clinically warranted. Using vinegar to just clean wounds all of the time is not appropriate. The two main uses of vinegar are: when we suspect a pseudomonas infection (a particular type of bacteria that causes a 'neon' greenish-blue drainage on wounds; and for jellyfish stings, as the Acetic Acid works on the stinging cells of the jellyfish. ...Read more

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Can vinegar have any benefit to the body?

Apple cider does: Organic apple cider vinegar is believed to have many benefits. Especially as a digestive aid. When you take a teaspoon in some water before a meal, it is supposed to help you digest your food. It is also an excellent vaginal douche for balancing flora when you tend to have yeast infections. 1 tablespoon in a quart of warm water. ...Read more

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Can you use vinegar to cure skin blemishes?

Can you use vinegar to cure skin blemishes?

White vinegar: It can be diluted and used to dry out the skin, speed up cell turnover but it is not the treatment for blemishes other than the drying property. ...Read more

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