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How to prevent warts?

How to prevent warts?

Depends on location: Warts are caused by viruses. Sometimes a person has something she calls a wart, but may not be a viral wart. In those cases, the wart-like thing might not be a real wart. Common warts (not on the genitals) don't have a know prevention method. Genital warts can be prevented by the HPV vaccine, which prevents some (not all) of the viruses that cause genital warts. All teens should be vaccinated. ...Read more

Dr. Hirenkumar Italia
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Hpv (Definition)

Human Papillomavirus (HPV) is the most common sexually transmitted infection. There are over 100 different types of HPV that causes warts in different areas of the body. HPV is incredibly common and almost all sexually active men and women get it during their lifetime. Most of the time HPV does not cause any symptoms or complications. However, A limited number of these HPV viruses are pathogenic and if not monitored carefully can be responsible for causing cervical and penile cancer. Some of these viruses have been ...Read more


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How can we prevent getting warts?

How can we prevent getting warts?

You really can't: Just manage them as they turn up. Nobody understands the why's. Genital HPV can be avoided using barrier protection without fail. Everybody has some skin HPV strains and most of us have warts pop up. Deal with them. Best wishes. ...Read more

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What are the ways to prevent anal cancer?

What are the ways to prevent anal cancer?

Regular checkups: And avoiding anal intercourse, treating viral lesions when they first arise. ...Read more

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Are there any good ways to prevent getting genital warts from my partner?

Are there any good ways to prevent getting genital warts from my partner?

Barrier protection: Condoms could be helpful but your partner should get them removed. ...Read more

Dr. Lionel Lim Dr. Lim
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What are ways to prevent osteoporosis?

Dr. Lionel Lim Dr. Lim
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What are ways to prevent osteoporosis?

Exercise and calcium: Regular weight-bearing exercise like jogging as well as a diet rich in calcium and vitamin d. It is also important to quit cigarettes if you smoke and to avoid alcohol in excess. Certain medications are associated with osteoporosis such as corticosteroids. Therefore talk to your doctor about them. Older post menopausal women and men with certain risk factors should undergo bone density screening. ...Read more

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Are there proven ways to help prevent chlamydia?

Are there proven ways to help prevent chlamydia?

Dont have sex: Chlamydia is a sexually transmitted disease. Condoms help but don't 100% prevent transmission of std. Knowing your partner well, and remaining mutually monogamous (you & partner only sleep with each other) also help. The only proven way is not to have intercourse with anyone who might have chlamydia. Because chlamydia is usually silent, you cannot detect it on your own. ...Read more

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Best way to treat vaginal herpes2, prevention, ways to increase immune system. Thank you?

Best way to treat vaginal herpes2, prevention, ways to increase immune system. Thank you?

Medication: Herpes is treated with antiviral medications such as valacylovir and Acyclovir during the time of an outbreak. For people with frequent outbreaks daily suppressive therapy is offered. This can prevent or reduce the frequency of hsv outbreaks. ...Read more

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Are there ways to lighten existing acne scars, and any way to prevent future ones?

Are there ways to lighten existing acne scars, and any way to prevent future ones?

Pangea Organics: Try pangea products. They are plant based (not weird chemicals), organic, vegan, cruelty-free, gluten-free and fairtrade. The high antioxidant content found in these products supports collagen retention, helps stimulate micro-circulation, gently purifies, brightens skin tone and helps prevent discoloration and moisture loss. http://www.pangeaorganics.com/buffalo. ...Read more

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What are the best ways to prevent chickenpox?

What are the best ways to prevent chickenpox?

Vaccine: This are routine for children, should be offered to adults with no history of chicken pox. Much more serious in adults than children. ...Read more

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What are some ways to prevent skin cancer?

Dr. Karen Han Dr. Han
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What are some ways to prevent skin cancer?

Sun Safety: As most common skin cancers are due to sun exposure, proper sun protection measures can prevent skin cancer development: 1) hat, 2) cover up, 3) seek shade, 4) sunscreen of spf30 and above, reapply every 2 hours when in the sun, 4) routine monthly self skin checks for changing moles, 5) routine physician skin checks (yearly or every other yearly depending on the amount of prior sun exposure). ...Read more

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What are ways to prevent pressure sores?

What are ways to prevent pressure sores?

Bedsores: Bedsores are due to pressure over bony prominences. The best way to prevent bedsores, once they occur, is to keep pressure of these areas. That means that you need to constantly move the person into different positions to relieve the pressure. Seeking professional help like with a wound center is a great option since depending on the depth, stage and location of the uler, your options will differ. ...Read more

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Are there any good ways to prevent getting cancer?

Are there any good ways to prevent getting cancer?

Diet and exercise: You cannot change your genetic predisposition to cancer but you can affect it by modifying your diet, exercise and environment. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex, if you have sex. ...Read more

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Best way to prevent stomach virus?

Best way to prevent stomach virus?

Handwash... Handwash: Well you get it! immunize with the stomach virus vaccine RotaTeq and avoid daycare if possible and common sense universal precautions goes a long way! regards ! ...Read more

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How to prevent planters warts?

No sure way: Since warts are caused by a virus there is no proven way to prevent them. Certainly good hygeine is a start and not walking bare foot in unfamaliar areas, such as shower rooms. ...Read more

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What are the most effective ways to prevent chlamydia infections?

What are the most effective ways to prevent chlamydia infections?

Condoms: Using condoms and limiting the number of sexual partners are two basic ways to avoid chlamydia. It is best to know if your sexual partner has a history of infections before you have sex. Always using condoms is a good idea if you are unsure of your partner's status. ...Read more

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Ways to prevent getting sick?

Ways to prevent getting sick?

Hand Washing & Sleep: Hand washing is a good preventative measure as well as getting adequate sleep. ...Read more

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What are the best ways to prevent myself from getting potential diseases?

What are the best ways to prevent myself from getting potential diseases?

Get an Internist: A personal physician (board certified internal medicine specialist ) will know exactly how to do all of this for the rest of your life.Ask your family or respected friends for a referal or call your local medical society. ...Read more

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Are there any good ways to prevent myself from getting mono?

Are there any good ways to prevent myself from getting mono?

Wash hands/no kisses: You are looking at a difficult process that may not be worth your effort or worry. Most have this in childhood & become immune when it is little more than an average virus.If you make it to the teen or adult years without, it is a rough illness. Since it can be shed in saliva off & on for years, it is truly a "kissing" disease but saliva on a door knob can pass it too.I wouldn't worry about it. ...Read more

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