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What is a home remedy for athletes foot?

What is a home remedy for athletes foot?

Several: Soak feet in dilute tea solution. Soak in a very dilute bleach solution. Go to the pharmacy and buy some antifungal cream. ...Read more

Dr. Jordan Steinberg
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Athlete (Definition)

Ath·lete n. A person possessing the natural or acquired traits, such as strength, agility, and endurance, that are necessary for physical exercise or sports, especially those ...Read more


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What is a good home remedy for a hangnail?

What is a good home remedy for a hangnail?

See below: Soak in warm water with liquid dish detergent, when soft clip the nail back as far as you can apply antiseptic and bandaid. ...Read more

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What is the best remedy for a foot fungus?

What is the best remedy for a foot fungus?

Topical antifungals: Apply a topical antifungal treatment that you can buy over the counter to the involved skin several times a day until 1 week after the rash has resolved. I find that the cans of liquid spray antifungals such as micatin, lotrimin, tinactin (tolnaftate) are all quite effective used as directed. ...Read more

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What is a good home remedy for psariosis?

What is a good home remedy for psariosis?

Psoriasis remedy: There are no good home remedies for psoriasis. Do see your dermatologist or primary care physician. Do not believe in the advertisements that promise quick cures for this disorder. Dermatologists have been trying for more than 100 years to find a cure for this relatively benign skin disease. ...Read more

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What is a home remedy for bursitis?

What is a home remedy for bursitis?

See details: Rest and over-the-counter meds such as Aleve (naproxen) or Advil can help. Ice or heat may also be helpful. ...Read more

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What is a good home remedy for scars?

What is a good home remedy for scars?

Nothing is perfect..: But please be aware that scars will fade with time and take 6-12 months to mature. In the meantime, avoid sunburn or suntan while the scar is still pink. Otc medications such as mederma may help to improve the appearance of the scar. Scars often look their worst about 6 weeks after the injury. If the appearance worsens after that, you may want to see your doctor. ...Read more

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What is a good home remedy for foot swelling and pain?

What is a good home remedy for foot swelling and pain?

Elevation of feet.: The cause of swelling and pain needs to be determined. The simplest thing to do is get off your feet and elevate them slightly above heart level. ...Read more

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What is a good home remedy for boils?

What is a good home remedy for boils?

Warm compresses: A boil is a skin infection that starts in a hair follicle or oil gland. Use warm compresses. The relaxed and gently heated pore will release the pus underneath and bring relief. Do not poke the boil with a needle. Staph infections may occur with home treated boils. Keep your skin clean and watch out for minor skin cuts. ...Read more

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What is a good remedy for toenail fungus?

What is a good remedy for toenail fungus?

We can try!: Toenail fungus is very common, and unfortunately very difficult to cure 100%. We can test the nail to see if it is a callused or traumatized nail or if it is indeed fungus, and from there you have several options: topical or oral antifungal medications, laser nail treatment, or removal of the nail in severe cases. See your doctor to talk about which treatment is right for you. ...Read more

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What is a good way to cure athletes foot?

What is a good way to cure athletes foot?

Topical Antifungal: Athlete's foot responds well to topical treatment, many of which can be procured over the counter. It is important that you apply the medication twice daily to clean and dry feet. Because you mention between the toe, apply a thin sparingly layer to these areas and allow them to dry well before putting on socks and shoes. Ask your pharmacist to direct you to the topical athlete's foot creams. ...Read more

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What is a good way to cure athletes foot?

What is a good way to cure athletes foot?

Topical antifungal : Cream...Often the prescription kind is better than the over the counter. Keep feet clean and dry, especially between the toes; avoid wearing the same shoes two days in a row, the shoes may need to be treated as well; socks should be the kind that wicks perspiration, cotton isn't as good. Those are the best general measures, but it is a challenge nevertheless. ...Read more

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Is there a good cure for bad athletes foot?

Is there a good cure for bad athletes foot?

Tinea : Caled tinier pedis and you can try otc meds but is severe see podiatrist for rx medication. Avoid wearing same shoes everyday, they need to dry out. ...Read more

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Is there a home treatment for athletes foot?

Is there a home treatment for athletes foot?

Treat and prevent: Athlete's foot is a fungal infection. In addition to using over the counter treatments like creams and sprays, you want to make sure you create an environment that fungus will not want to come back to. This includes keeping your feet dry and disinfecting your shoes. Also, keep in mind, fungus is everywhere. Any disruption in the skin can attract the fungus - avoid too dry skin too. ...Read more

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What is the best home remedy for a ringworm?

What is the best home remedy for a ringworm?

Dermatomycosis: There are numerous otc anti-fungal preparations. Discuss with your friendly pharmacist and they will guide you to these. Good luck. ...Read more

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What is a natural home remedy for toe-nail fungus?

What is a natural home remedy for toe-nail fungus?

Maybe?: The reason you hear so many different treatments for toenail fungus is because there is no perfect, sure-fire treatment that works 100% of the time. I've seen vaporub work, as well as other natural oil remedies, but rarely. You can also try laser therapy, antifungal creams, paints, or even oral medications if your doctor deems you healthy enough to take them. ...Read more

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What is a good home remedy for a skin abscess?

What is a good home remedy for a skin abscess?

Abscess: If it is an actual abscess it should be surgically drained. However, moist heat may help to localize it in the meantime. ...Read more

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What is a good remedy for sciatica?

What is a good remedy for sciatica?

Depends: Options to treat sciatics include medications, physical therapy and exercise, injections, and surgery. ...Read more

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Which is a good home remedy for jock itch?

Which is a good home remedy for jock itch?

Tolnaftate: Or another good anti-dermatophyte cream or spray. If this is real tinea cruris, it will work. Candida has red satellite lesions and is treated differently. ...Read more

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Anyone know what is a natural remedy for athletes foot?

Anyone know what is a natural remedy for athletes foot?

Athletes foot: Tea tree oil is very useful for the treatment of athletes foot. That product may not be strong enough for complete eradication of the condition. Consult your podiatrist for a more effective way of clearing your athletes foot condition. ...Read more