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How much fluoride will my nephews absorb through there skin if there 1ppm fluoride means 120 milligrams in 30 gallons if there 1ppm fluoride this means 120 milligrams in 30 gallons how much and how long to ingest that much rat posion in the city water cal

How much fluoride will my nephews absorb through there skin if there 1ppm fluoride means 120 milligrams in 30 gallons if there 1ppm fluoride this means 120 milligrams in 30 gallons how much and how long to ingest that much rat posion in the city water cal

Very very little: Like a lot of things (vitamin c, iodine, iron, oxygen) Fluoride is safe and helpful when used in the proper small amounts, and like these other substances can be toxic in very high amounts. You can not realisically, and rationally compare the two scenarios, the effects are totally different. They will absorb no measurable amount of Fluoride though their skin from city water containing fluoride. ...Read more

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I am hearing a fluid sound in the back of head and neck on occasion. Like if water was going through a tight hose or something, What does this mean?

I am hearing a fluid sound in the back of head and neck on occasion. Like if water was going through a tight hose or something, What does this mean?

Sound: If the fluid sound occurs without head movements you could be experiencing intermittent tinnitus which may emanate from the inner ear. If the sounds occur with head movements they may come from structures like neck ligaments or vertebrae moving. Occasionally sounds are of blood circulating through blood vessels. Have your physician examine your blood pressure as well as ears, neck, carotid artery ...Read more

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I havebeen able tohear fluid draining through the backof my head. Itsounds asif water isflowing down a pipe&draining through a drain. What can itbe?

I havebeen able tohear fluid draining through the backof my head. Itsounds asif water isflowing down a pipe&draining through a drain. What can itbe?

Tinnitus: These symptoms may represent a condition called tinnitus, where one hears buzzing or ringing in the ears, or water noises as you have described. I would consult an ENT physician who can do tests in his office to determine whether there is eustachian tube obstruction or fluid behind the ear drum that is causing these sounds to be heard. ...Read more

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How can I care for my skin inspite the bad weather and my habit of drinking little water through out the day?

How can I care for my skin inspite the bad weather and my habit of drinking little water through out the day?

Love your skin: During the day you protect, so a good light moistrurizer with anti-oxidant and sunblock. Night time at you age may want to introduce a product with retinol ...Read more

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I have numbness on my left side of my head been 3 weeks now grand baby through a bottle of water and it hit me in my temple?

I have numbness on my left side of my head been 3 weeks now grand baby through a bottle of water and it hit me in my temple?

Bruised?: More than likely the area got bruised, and the nerves were damaged, making the area feel numb. It should recover in a few more weeks. Good luck! ...Read more

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Sometime last year my head started aching n this wasn't a normal ache water kind of sipped through my cranium... What's wrong with me n what's the cause?

Sometime last year my head started aching n this wasn't a normal ache water kind of sipped through my cranium... What's wrong with me n what's the cause?

Question vague: Headaches in the occipital area of the head are often due to tension. If the headaches are severe and frequent or accompanied by other symptoms would suggest seeing a pcp and being examined after providing a full history. They may then order tests and imaging studies based on their findings. Hope these clear up soon. ...Read more

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Can rabies virus transmit by water while washing saliva from intact skin and water pass through broken skin?

Theoretically, yes: Theoretically it is possible to transmit the virus in saliva from an intact surface to a non-intact surface. The amount of dilution and size of the area of non-intact skin will determine the probability of transmission, in addition to the further dilution of the viral load following the recognition of contact with non-intact skin.
If in doubt, post-exposure prophylaxis should be considered. ...Read more

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Can I bath baby in a tummy tub with baby shampoo small amount, without changing a water? I mean will it beb bad for his skin?

Are you asking....?: Are you asking if it is okay to reuse bath water from day to day? Wouldn't it be cold? Dirty? This does not sound like a good or healthy way to good hygiene for the baby. ...Read more

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I have a cold & have just experienced a popping in both ears. Like my head is under water. I'm also having very bad memory loss half way through talki?

I have a cold & have just experienced a popping in both ears. Like my head is under water. I'm also having very bad memory loss half way through talki?

Get checked now.: The loss of memory is NOT typical of a cold. It is also worrying. Stop any over the counter medications you are taking and do not drink alcohol or use any recreational drugs. Do not drive if you have sudden memory loss. Go to the ED now to be sure something is not seriously wrong with your brain. ...Read more

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It feels and sounds like I have had water in my head for the past week, it doesn't really hurt it's just that I haven't been submerged in any water.

It feels and sounds like I have had water in my head for the past week, it doesn't really hurt it's just that I haven't been submerged in any water.

Congested: Sounds like you ears are congested and not infected yet. Sinus rinses, limited use of afrin (oxymetazoline) may help resolve this issue. If not, see your pcp before it gets infected. ...Read more

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Is hot water bad for your skin?

Is hot water bad for your skin?

Dryness: Besides the obvious possibility of a burn if its really hot, hot water also dries the skin out. dry skin gets itchy. ...Read more

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How is water beneficial for skin?

How is water beneficial for skin?

Water: While water intake is needed for a healthy body and homeostasis. It is skin moisturizers applied to dry skin that really makes the difference. ...Read more

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Why is water good for you're skin?

Why is water good for you're skin?

Urban legend: If you mean drinking water, it isn't, particularly - regardless of what you've read online. There are lots of good reasons to drink water, but skin care isn't one of them. However, applying a good emollient lotion after bathing or showering, to retain the water that you've put on your skin externally, is definitely good for your skin. ...Read more

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Is extensive showering in hot water bad fore ones skin?

Is extensive showering in hot water bad fore ones skin?

Need to be 16: To ask questions on Healthtap, Have an adult ask your question. ...Read more

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Why is it that anytime my skin is exposed to hot water, I start to itch?

Background allergy?: Hot water brings more blood up to the skin which can activate an underlying allergic skin condition. Apply pure vaseline sparingly to the skin, avoid anti-bacterial soaps and see if you have any underlying skin disease. ...Read more

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What occurs if someone with a little excess skin water fasted for 3 months?

What occurs if someone with a little excess skin water fasted for 3 months?

They would die: I'm not sure what your association is here. A healthy person can survive without completely without water 5 days or so. With no food but plenty of water the same healthy person might last 2 months certainly not 3. ...Read more

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Does water have specific skin benefits such as the face? And if so what are they

Important: Water is a key and vital ingredient in all physiological reactions in your body. Without water, we can not survive. The skin would be dehydrated and begin to sag and wither/wrinkle. Water is important. ...Read more

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Does vichy thermal spa water really helps our skin?? In which way?? Please help me

SlatherOnMineralH20: Ingredients (mg):Bicarbonates:4776.3, Chloride:357.0,
Potassium:99.6, Fluorine: 8.8, Sodium: 1860.0, Calcium: 150.6, Magnesium:12.3, Iron: 1.0 and, of course, 100% Pure Vichy Thermal water. It has a neutral pH. Are you sure they didn't say it was from Lourdes? Or maybe it's Kosher and blessed by the rabbi. Or maybe it was modified by the sounds of Tibet bowls. There is no substantiated proof of their claims ...Read more

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Does steam on alternate days for 10mins has harsh effect on skin provided we have ample water before steam session?

Heat can damage: Hey steambath can be soothing. You have to be cautious about temperature control. We always caution patients using any type of heat. Using the hea too long can actually burn the tissue with a heating pad. ...Read more

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My skin has just started clearing up but im not sure what the best way to remove my make-up is (micellar water or wipes)?

My skin has just started clearing up but im not sure what the best way to remove my make-up is (micellar water or wipes)?

As long as you are: Removing makeup, and hopefully sunscreen every evening, the kind of cleanser is not that important. It is nice to use non-soap cleansers if you have sensitive skin, or ones with beta hydroxy acid if you have oily or acne prone skin. ...Read more

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Odds of getting nageria Fowli. I swam at a spring four days ago, kept my head above water but some water splashed into my face. Water was still cold?

Odds of getting nageria Fowli. I swam at a spring four days ago, kept my head above water but some water splashed into my face. Water was still cold?

Odds are: Extraordinarily low considering that there have only been 143 case-reports of Primary Amebic Meningoencephalitis caused by Naegleria fowleri through out the United States between 1962 and 2016. ...Read more

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Can drinking loads of water give you really nice skin?

I doubt it: Drink normally. Too much water would not do any good to your skin. In fact it can be harmful. So let your thirst dictate how much water you should drink. ...Read more

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The city water from my faucets are killing my skin! Please help?

Filter: Buy a faucet or pitcher filter. That may help with your symptoms. You may also want to get your water tested. The last option is to buy filtered water although this is the most expensive and most environmentally-unfriendly option. ...Read more

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If I hear water slogging around in my head, is that a tumor?

If I hear water slogging around in my head, is that a tumor?

No: If you hear water slogging it's more likely water in your ear than a tumor. Most head tumors have a growth or cause pain if they're inside your skull. Tilt your head to the side that's slogging, pull the ear back and up and shake your head vigorously- that will usually cause the water to drain. ...Read more