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What are some natural ways to get rid of pinworms? Any herbs?

What are some natural ways to get rid of pinworms? Any herbs?

None: The medical treatment for pinworms is a short course of anti-helminthic (anti-worm) drugs, usually for 3 days. They have almost no side effects, usually are cheap, and are very effective. There is no reason to seek alternative treatments. ...Read more

Dr. Corey Clay
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Pinworms (Definition)

A condition in which small parasitic worms are found in the gastrointestinal tract. The worms lay eggs at night in and around ...Read more


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Are there any natural ways to get rid of dandruff?

Are there any natural ways to get rid of dandruff?

Yes: You're 17 years old and need to be acquiring an adult's discernment -- especially, getting over the idea that "natural" is necessarily better. Both traditional and high-tech medicine are here to help you. Sulfur, selenium, coal tar, and even ketoconazole are all gifts from Mother Nature. Use wisely. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Are there any natural ways to get rid of leukorrhea?

Are there any natural ways to get rid of leukorrhea?

Yes: This may be a yeast infection and it demands first of all to acceptance of it as a possibility. The "headquarters" of the yeast (if that is the problem) is in the bowel and requires stopping all forms of sugar and the treatment of the bowel yeast as well. ...Read more

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What are some ways to naturally get rid of lice?

What are some ways to naturally get rid of lice?

Smother/remove eggs: A stout vinegar preparation like pickling or cider vinegar can be used to rinse the hair repeatedly & this can loosen the egg casings that must be combed out with a nit comb. Smothering the living lice by covering the scalp with baby oil or vasaline & a bathing cap for 8-12 hour can suffocate the lice. If both agents don't get all the lice you can then try the more toxic preparations. ...Read more

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What are some good natural methods to get rid of pimples withought having to buy chemicals?

What are some good natural methods to get rid of pimples withought having to buy chemicals?

Acne treatments: Milk and other dairy products can worsen acne, so cutting these out of your diet along with high sugar carbs and chocolate will help reduce severity of acne. Otherwise, there are no good natural methods to get rid of acne. ...Read more

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What are some ways to get rid of acid-indigestion?

What are some ways to get rid of acid-indigestion?

Acid indigestion: Could you be referring to acid reflux? Abdominal discomfort from from consumption of acidic foods can be prevented by not eating foods that are sour. If you cannot do that, taking an antacid like gaviscon. Maalox or mylanta may help. If you meant acid reflux, please publish your question again. ...Read more

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What are some natural remedies that can get rid of acne?

What are some natural remedies that can get rid of acne?

Not many: Unfortunately there are not alot of natural things for acne but decreasing your sugar intake, dairy intake can help since they fuel inflammation. Increasing water can help. Ancient cultures have used yogurt and tumeric as a natural mask for hydration and brightening your best bet is good skin care products that can help exfoliate your skin: Alpha hydroxys and retin-a. ...Read more

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Are there any natural ways that can get rid of a yeast infection?

Are there any natural ways that can get rid of a yeast infection?

Natural: Natural approaches to yeast infections: 1. Wear underwear that is cotton vice synthetic 2. If you have a yeast infection avoid wearing underpants when you go to bed at night. 3. Don’t wear tight fitting panties & pantyhose. 4. Use natural tampon/ feminine pads (avoid those which are scented). 5.Avoid douches as well as use of harsh, drying soap on genitalia. 6. Rinse genitalia very well after >>. ...Read more

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What are some effective ways to get rid of lice?

Manual Labor: Lice have been becoming very resistant lately to normal treatments, like rid and nix (permethrin). Even to prescription lindane. Some of the newer Permethrin free remedies like lice md and ovid offer alternatives that will sometimes work. However, nothing helps more than spending the hours with the nit loosening gel and that little comb getting out every nit and louse you can find, then repeating it daily. ...Read more

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What are some herbal remedies to get rid of coughing?

What are some herbal remedies to get rid of coughing?

None: There are no herbal remedies that have been proven to be effective in treating cough. ...Read more

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What are some natural remedies to get rid of a headache?

What are some natural remedies to get rid of a headache?

TCM: I agree w dr. Ibrahim, in addition you can consider acupuncture. It is very effective for tension, migraine & sinus headaches.It is safe, effective & works remarkably fast. If you are having recurrent headaches, a medical evaluation is warranted. ...Read more

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Are there any natural ways that can get rid of stomach aches without tea?

Are there any natural ways that can get rid of stomach aches without tea?

Options: Although ginger tea is superior for this purpose - you can try gingerale or nibble on crystalized ginger to decrease nausea & stomach upset. Take care. ...Read more

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Are there any ways to get rid of blemishes fast?

Are there any ways to get rid of blemishes fast?

Not really.: Wash face w gentle cleanser 2x/day & use oil free products. No oily hair or heavy foundations. Try not to pop pimples. Avoid touching face (cradling chin in hands). Remove makeup before bed. Shower after strenuous exercise. Consider OTC products (salicylic acid or benzoyl peroxide). Retinoids/ comedone extractor can be helpful for black heads. If > mild acne see dermatology. ...Read more

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What are some ways to get rid of gout?

What are some ways to get rid of gout?

Diet and meds: The only way to get rid gout is to keep uric acid level down to normal level.It can be done avoid meds that cause elevation of uric acid, like high doses of hydrochlothiazide, niacin, aspirin, cyclosporin and tacrolimus avoid foods high in purines like organ meats, herring, mushrooms, anchovies avoid obesity reduce consumption of alcohol and fructose meds like allupurinol, probenecid colchicin nd febuxo. ...Read more

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What are natural ways to get rid of pimples?

What are natural ways to get rid of pimples?

Pimple: Things to consider are probiotics, vitd, avoiding sugar and carbohydrates, also consider flax oil and cooking with coconut oil. ...Read more

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What are natural ways to get rid of headaches?

What are natural ways to get rid of headaches?

Headaches: Treating headaches is not always simple. Naturally, you want to avoid having a headache if possible when you know the triggers such as stress, alcohol/coffee/certain food/substances, over working, lack of sleep. If you already have a headache, it can be hard to get rid of. Try to relax, get some sleep, drink more fluid, turn off TV/phone... to see if it helps. ...Read more

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What are some natural ways to get rid of sinus infections in children?

What are some natural ways to get rid of sinus infections in children?

See below: The majority of sinus infections (as well as ear infections) are caused by viruses and do not require an antibiotic. Medicines to promote mucus drainage may be helpful such as Mucinex (guaifenesin) or decongestants. Decongestants can cause side effects so check with your doctor before starting them. Saline rinses are also helpful. An antibiotic may be needed. ...Read more

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What are some ways to get rid of stretchmarks?

What are some ways to get rid of stretchmarks?

Nothing: Stretch marks are tears in the skin cause by weight gain. They can be covered up, but not improved by creams and lotions. The only possibly effective therapy is cosmetic plastic surgery, but that's a big step for a non-health and non-life threatening problem. ...Read more

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What are some ways to get rid of pimples?

What are some ways to get rid of pimples?

Many: (1) ballanced food, good sleep and regular daily activities. No stress. (2) otc mdicines like oxy-10, oxy-5. And (3) dermatologists. ...Read more

Dr. Lonnie Smith
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Enterobiasis (Definition)

Pinworm infestation causes itching around anus and less often ...Read more