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What Could Be Use As A Treatment For Folliculitis
OTC creams: You can go to your local pharmacy and there are many over the counter (otc) creams that at one time were prescription and are now available to you without seeing a dr. , if it persists, than you may need an exam and rx medications. Best wishes. ...Read more
See a physician: A simple bruise can be treated by applying cold packs and taking tylenol (acetaminophen). But facial bruise can be more serious. Get evaluated night of physician. A bruise around eyes also called raccoon sign sometimes can be due to fracture of the orbital area. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
This may be a question for a cardiologist? Can secondary renaud's be treated, and if so, what kind of doctor is best to treat this condition?
Artistic freedom: Lots of options: painting, sculpting, photography, drawing, dance, etc. You can paint or dance your emotions however you interpret them, or create images, photos, or sculptures of what you find beautiful or interesting. Take a class in dance or art - find what moves you and feels natural, and worry less about what others think about the art than how it is is to experience it. Be free with it. ...Read more
Unloading: The best treatment is to prevent additional pressure on the pressure sore. Supportive wound care is tailored to the type of injury. Large open wounds require dressing changes and may require surgical closure by a plastic surgeon. Red areas on the skin are treated with unweighting and moisturizer to the skin. The real injury is under the skin, closer to the bone. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Do I need confirmation from a doctor to treat for a possible yeast infection? Is there any harm if its not? What would be the best treatment?
Could you explain when using vinegar as a remedy for rashes and such things, is it possible to use too much?
Information: Yes. Vinegar is an acid. Too much can cause skin breakdown. ...Read more
Scalp fungus tx: What treatment to use for a scalp fungus depends on the fungus. If the fungal infection is tinea capitis (ringworm of the scalp) it requires oral antifungal pills as the fungus is inside the hair follicles and nothing put on the surface of the scalp will help. If it is a yeast, like tinea versicolor, then antifungal shampoo may be sufficient. If it is extensive, may need oral antifungals as well. ...Read more
What is a safe over-the-counter medication that could be used for ezcema, besides a cream or ointment. A pill form maybe?
No: Some antibiotics are better than others for bronchitis. Many cases of bronchitis are also viral, meaning antibiotics have no effect and are not necessary. Common antibiotics for bronchitis include the macrocodes and certain penicilliins and quinolones. Do not take antibiotics unless prescribed for you and when given them, take the entire course to avoid resistance issues. ...Read more
Skin of face: Trichoepithelioma is the name of a relatively uncommon condition where a single lesion or multiple benign hair follicle tumours arise on the face after puberty. The tumour cells form rudimentary hair follicles but do not form actual hair shafts. There is tendency for multiple trichoepitheliomas to be inherited The condition is more common in females. The tumors are usually small being less than one centimeter, firm, rounded and shiny. They usually increase in number with age, appearing on the cheeks, eyelids and around the nose. The desmoplastic trichoepithelioma is a solitary ring-shaped shiny lesion It is usually excised because it can look like a basal cell carcinoma ...Read more
Anti fungal meds: A yeast infection is treated with anti-fungal medications like nystatin. Once symptoms are eradicated, you can take steps to improve your immune system to prevent further infection. If you have not been on antibiotics recently, you should have a physical with blood work to determine the reason for the infection. See your pcp for help in that endeavor. ...Read more
Good Skin Hygiene: Avoid long hot showers and harsh and drying cleansers. Apply fragrance-free moisturizer like Vanicream. Use at least twice a day. For eczema flares, apply prescription strength corticosteroid ointments to problem areas twice a day until clear. Wet dressings (wet wraps) at night and chlorine baths if more severe. ...Read more
Several things: Eliminate dairy and wheat from the diet. Give probiotics and cod liver oil. Use lotions like aquafor or calendula or jojoba oil or one called schmoove (see www.Franzcenter.Com). Chinese medicine can do a lot to balance the skin and help the GI tract...Eczema is associated with food allergies in many cases. I have also had great succes with homeopathy. Find a practitioner near you. ...Read more
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