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What is the best way to cure the sore eyes of my 5mos old baby?

What is the best way to cure the sore eyes of my 5mos old baby?

Evaluation: Since a five month old will not describe pain or discomfort, then there must be something you are seeing like redness, discharge, debris on lids, eye rubbing by the child, etc. If this is a persistent problem, then you should see your pediatrician or a pediatric ophthalmologist for a better diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for severe head trauma?

What is the best treatment for severe head trauma?

Trauma Center: Severe head trauma usually means the person cannot wake up (coma). Injuries like this require treatment by a team which includes trauma surgeons, intensive care specialists and neurosurgeons. These teams are available at all level i and ii trauma centers in the us. ...Read more

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Following lying in a coma cause of a head injury does the patient keep his feelings for his lover is he the same, what to do?

Following lying in a coma cause of a head injury does the patient keep his feelings for his lover is he the same, what to do?

Complicated: You are a new person in a sence. It takes time. Sometimes people need help with that sort of thing. ...Read more

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What is the best foods to bring i my dad during the initial stages of cemo therapy?

What is the best foods to bring i my dad during the initial stages of cemo therapy?

Anything he wants: Patients receiving chemo often have lack of appetite or a lot of nausea/vomiting. The best thing is to have light and nutritious foods/drinks. But having said that... Let the man eat anything he wants. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for a baby with exzma?

What is the best treatment for a baby with exzma?

Eczema: Hydration is key for treatment and prevention. Your child should have a daily bath, and a good moisturizer, such as cerave, should be applied immediately after the bath. To treat eczema flare ups, normally, a topical steroid preperation is used. Depending on the severity of the flare up, oral antibiotics and/or oral steroids maybe needed. Prevention is key. ...Read more

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What is the best non-drug treatment to give a teen recovering from head trauma?

What is the best non-drug treatment to give a teen recovering from head trauma?

Support: Behavioral therapy, occupational and physical therapy including neurostimulation are of help. You may try omega 3 and vit b complex including linoleic acid as these can be of help. We have used b complex and omega 3 in adhd with good results. ...Read more

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My baby has a stiff neck. What is the best position to lay her in?

My baby has a stiff neck. What is the best position to lay her in?

Complicated Question: If your baby has already been examined by their pediatrician, and the stiff neck determined to not be related to meningitis, they should still be put to sleep on their back. When awake, there are certain stretching exercises and positioning that can help, but they should be individualized to your baby. Your doctor or a physical therapist will guide you. ...Read more

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Is it common for new borns head to get swollen up and could that cause future problem with the baby and what cause the head to swell up ?

Is it common for new borns head to get swollen up and could that cause future problem with the baby and what cause the head to swell up ?

Coneheads or molding: is a common consequence of delivery producing a lopsided or flattened skull and will even out over the first few weeks of life. A cephalohematoma is a bruise that forms during delivery and appears to be a puddle of fluid under the scalp but above the skull. This will resolve on its own as well but sometimes leads to some jaundice. You should bring this up at the baby's 7 day exam for evaluation. ...Read more

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What is the best alternative for treatment of a hard lump in my testicles without going for surgery ?

What is the best alternative for treatment of a hard lump in my testicles without going for surgery ?

Don't have such fear: A hard lump in your testicle is serious business. First the urologist will probably order an ultrasound test. If highly suspicious intervention can save your life. A famous olympic athlete had surgery to remove the hard lump (it was cancer) followed by chemo and he was able to win a gold medal in his sport. If your lump is not cancer then you can rest easy with that knowledge. ...Read more

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What is the best sleeping position for a newborn baby with scoliosis ?

What  is the best sleeping position for a newborn baby with scoliosis
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Hard to say: It is accepted by most in the health care field that babies should definitely sleep on their back because it is felt to reduce the risk of sudden infant death syndrome. Long ago, i was taught that babies that slept on their backs had a higher incidence of scoliosis as infants than those that sleep on their stomachs, but it is not really believed anymore. Thank you for the question. ...Read more

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What is worst thing for an elder? Going back and forth between kids or staying on her own in al?

What is worst thing for an elder? Going back and forth between kids or staying on her own in al?

Lonely elderly: Most elderly are comfortable in their own home, unless cognitive , memory change cause harm to themself or others it is an individual question, which they clearly know the answer. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for shaky paiful tooth?

What is the best treatment for shaky paiful tooth?

See a Dentist: If the tooth is moving and painful it probably has an infection in the gums and/or tooth. Most likely the tooth will need to be removed but you should go see a dentist to have an xray taken asap. ...Read more

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My baby has a terrible cold/bronchiolitis. What is the best treatment for this?

My baby has a terrible cold/bronchiolitis. What is the best treatment for this?

Have baby checked: If infant needs extra oxygen or has developed dehydration due to poor oral intake. Over-the-counter cold remedies are not effective and sometimes prove harmful. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for the electric sensation that goes through the body when i suddenly bend my neck?

What is the best treatment for the electric sensation that goes through the body when i suddenly bend my neck?

Need diagnosis: This is a definitive sign of a problem involving the posterior columns of your spinal cord. This can be seen in multiple sclerosis, pernicious anemia, and even spinal stenosis. You absolutely need to evaluate why it is present, and get the underlying problem treated! ...Read more

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What can cause gallstones in unborn babies and what is the best treatment for it?

What can cause gallstones in unborn babies and what is the best treatment for it?

Unknown: Although rare, gallstones and sludge can be seen during routine fetal ultrasounds. This has not been correlated with any diseases associated with gallstones in children or adults. No treatment is needed since they typically resolve on their own. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for back trauma?

What is the best treatment for back trauma?

Evaluation: When trauma is sustained to the back, it is important to be seen either in the er or with a spine specialist. Most traumatic injuries to the back, are minor, yet quite painful. It is important to get x-rays to rule out fractures in trauma. If there are issues with mobilization or neurologic issues, additional treatments may be necessary. ...Read more

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21 yr old male really bad acne on the back and chest. What is the best thing to do?

21 yr old male really bad acne on the back and chest. What is the best thing to do?

Stop neglecting it: No home or over-the-counter remedy will clear you. Start using topical benzoyl peroxide and phone your physician for an appointment. You may get a sufficient response from a few months on a systemic antibiotic, or you may need isotretinoin. If you are offered this medication, which is not for the faint-hearted, please give it serious consideration -- most folks are very pleased afterwards. ...Read more

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Whats the treatment of veins that pops out in babies head n face?

Whats the treatment of veins that pops out in babies head n face?

May be normal: Baby's skin is very thin and thus veins can be obvious. Veins are normally greenish. If the "veins" you mentioned are of different color, your friendly pediatrician maybe able to help you. ...Read more

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Looking for alternative treatment for infant seborrhea on face (pediatrician prescribed Vaseline and hydrocortisone and i don't want to use those)?

Looking for alternative treatment for infant seborrhea on face (pediatrician prescribed Vaseline and hydrocortisone and i don't want to use those)?

Facial Formula: For infantile seborrhea using an emollient moisturizer is usually sufficient. Avoiding soap is the key since an infant's skin is extremely sensitive and still be colonized by normal bacteria. Vaseline locks in moisture and the steroid helps with inflammation. Vaseline is a petroleum product however. Using shea butter or lanolin is often as effective and has less a less greasy quality. ...Read more

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My 6 month old baby is having a neck rashes in her skin folds. What's the best treatment for it?

My 6 month old baby is having a neck rashes in her skin folds.  What's the best treatment for it?

Irritation: This sounds like an irritant contact dermatitis. It is likely from the irritation caused by sweat. Do your best to keep the area dry and it will probably improve. If not then you should have your pediatrician have a look. ...Read more

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What are the treatments for correcting a cleft lip/palate in babies?

What are the treatments for correcting a cleft lip/palate in babies?

Surgery: Only surgery will correct cleft lip or palate. Most surgeons in the u.S will do the lip repair at about 6-10 weeks old, and the palate repair at 10-12 months old. Of course there are variations in this depending on the surgeon, the hospital, and the individual baby's situation. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for severe head trauma?

Trauma Center: Severe head trauma usually means the person cannot wake up (coma). Injuries like this require treatment by a team which includes trauma surgeons, intensive care specialists and neurosurgeons. These teams are available at all level i and ii trauma centers in the us. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for head lice?

Thorough de-lousing!: With head lice, wash the hair with shampoo containg lice killing medication, usually malathion. That should kill lice but not all the eggs (nits). Wash all bedding and clothing with hot water & detergent to kill lice/eggs. Comb hair with nit comb twice daily for two weeks to prevent recurrence. Check: center for disease control's website: http://www.Cdc.Gov/parasites/lice/head/treatment.Html. ...Read more

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I have head lice. What is the best treatment for this?

I have head lice. What is the best treatment for this?

Nix (permethrin) or Rid: I'd start with a basic otc product like nix (permethrin) cream rinse or rid. Used as directed, they are generally effective when used in conjunction with daily combing with a nit comb. You don't need to fumigate your home, but i would clean brush/comb with boiling water, wash and dry bedding/ clothing (hot dryer). Items that can't be launder and dried on hot should go into a bag for 2 weeks. Good luck. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for painful bump on head cyst?

What is the best treatment for painful bump on head cyst?

Exam: This could be an infected hair follicle . Warm soaks help but sometimes they require incision and drainage. Have it examined by your md if it doesn't recede. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for reuccaring back head fungus that wont respond to creams or tablets?

What is the best treatment for reuccaring back head fungus that wont respond to creams or tablets?

See your doctor: There are different medications like Griseofulvin that can to take to treat fungus (times capitus) but they need to be given for weeks to months. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for radial head fracture?

What is the best treatment for radial head fracture?

Likely casting: If you have a radial head fracture you will likely need some reduction and casting it depends on severity of injury. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for psoriasis? Mainly in the head.. and other parts of the body like elbow and knees

What is the best treatment for psoriasis? Mainly in the head.. and other parts of the body like elbow and knees

See doctor: You may need to consult a rheumatologist if you suffer from joint symptoms. For psoriasis involving mainly the skin, a dermatologist would be your best bet. There is no one best treatment for all psoriasis sufferers and thus only your own doctor can tell you about the "best treatment" for you. ...Read more

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I hit my head while opening a door. Golf ball size knot w/ wound that is still open on forehead... About 8 hours ago. What is the best treatment?

I hit my head while opening a door. Golf ball size knot w/ wound that is still open on forehead... About 8 hours ago.  What is the best treatment?

Possible concussion?: Concussion is a minor traumatic brain injury that can result from a fall, sports activities, or car accidents. You can have no symptoms, mild symptoms or severe. For a mild concussion no treatment may be needed. However, be aware that the symptoms can show up later. If you experience blurred vision, drowsiness, bleeding from the nose or ears go to er or urgent care. ...Read more

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Good day. I would like to know what is the best treatment for hyperhidrosis. I basically sweat all over. I Literally sweat from head to toe.

Good day. I would like to know what is the best treatment for hyperhidrosis. I basically sweat all over. I Literally sweat from head to toe.

Hyperhidrosis: Please see a dermatologist to review this. This could be familial but other causes should be ruled out. A dermatologist should be able to treat this by prescribing a regular or clinical strength antiperspirants. Sometimes other forms of treatment are prescribed.
https://www.aad.org/public/diseases/dry-sweaty-skin/hyperhidrosis ...Read more

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What is the best non-drug treatment to give a teen recovering from head trauma?

Support: Behavioral therapy, occupational and physical therapy including neurostimulation are of help. You may try omega 3 and vit b complex including linoleic acid as these can be of help. We have used b complex and omega 3 in adhd with good results. ...Read more

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Headaches only on one side of my head , and down my neck. Best treatment for this?

Headaches only on one side of my head , and down my neck. Best treatment for this?

Identify causes: Any new headache, no matter the location or patterns should be evaluated by a doctor in order to determine what the cause might be. There are many kinds of benign causes for unilateral headaches, including referred pain from jaw, teeth, sinuses, eye, neck - but you need to be certain nothing worrisome causing your problem. See a doctor who may request a headache evaluation from neurologist. ...Read more

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May i ask what is the best cream's brand that contains hydrocortisone for head eczema treatment?

May i ask what is the best cream's brand that contains hydrocortisone for head eczema treatment?

Head eczema meds: You can try derma-smoothe scalp oil. Cream tends not to work well in the hairy area where the medication can't reach the affected skin. Apply with a tooth brush and leave it over night until the rashes go away. If it does not, please see a doctor since it might be something else and not eczema. ...Read more