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What is the proper way to sleep?

What is the proper way to sleep?

Sleep hygiene: Keep a good sleep hygiene that can improve your ability to fall asleep and stay asleep. The best sleeping position is either on the back or the side. Both positions support the spine and the neck and helping to prevent injuries in the future. ...Read more

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What is the best way to clean eyeglasses?

What is the best way to clean eyeglasses?

Water: Although, you may get bombarded with a number of eyeglass cleaners, in my experience and opinion, there is no better one than water. I use liquid hand soap and tap water to clean my glasses daily and then tap them dry with a flanel cloth. Works like a champ! ...Read more

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What is the proper way to use an inhaler?

What is the proper way to use an inhaler?

Use a spacer: The easiest way to use an inhaler is with a spacer. You're much more likely to do it correctly. The inhalation for an hfa inhaler is a slow inhalation through the spacer. Dry powder inhalers are used differently, so make sure you review with your doctor or pharmacist the proper way for your inhaler. ...Read more

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What is the best way to kill a cold?

What is the best way to kill a cold?

Time...: There is no cure for the common cold. So, treatment is aimed at controlling symptoms. The infection will resolve on its own over time, typically 7-10 days. ...Read more

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What is the best way to baby proof the bathroom?

What is the best way to baby proof the bathroom?

Keep the door closed: There are parts of your house where you can remove items that might harm the inquisitive baby. But there are times like the early todler years when you should keep baby out. Open toilets are a magnet for the child facinated by floating objects, yet todlers are top heavy & may tople in & drown trying to retreive a toy. I don't trust toliet locks or all family mbrs using them correctly. ...Read more

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What is the best way to shower with a leg cast?

What is the best way to shower with a leg cast?

Buy a cast cover: Certain cast covers are sold which can provide a waterproof type of protection which will allow one to shower or even swim with it on there have been some problems associated with the gortex liner which is why i no longer use it. ...Read more

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What is the best way to cure the cold without going to the doctor?

What is the best way to cure the cold without going to the doctor?

Helps symptoms: Cold tips: for sore throat – gargle with warm salt water (1/2 tsp salt in 8 oz of water). * for congestion – saline nose drops or a netti pot. *for anti-inflammatory effect & mobilizing mucus- homemade chicken noodle soup.**for hydration- lots of water. Try clear broth. * add honey & a small amt. Of lemon juice to chamomile tea. Add honey & a small amt. Of lemon juice to chamomile tea. ...Read more

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What is the best way to sleep early?

What is the best way to sleep early?

Sleep: Sleep early by relaxing an hour before you want to go to bed. Turn off all electronic devices , stop texting, listen to soft music and take a warm bath . Go to sleep around the same time each day. ...Read more

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What is the best way to clean your vagina?

What is the best way to clean your vagina?

Normally : Just cleaning the outer genitalia is fine. You don't need to clean the vagina specifically. ...Read more

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What is the best way to clean the changing table?

What is the best way to clean the changing table?

Clean every time: There is cheap, there is easy and there is cheap and effective. Clean every time you use the table - most important! the antimicrobial wipes are effective and easy, but cost the most. You can use a solution of simple bleach diluted 1:1 with water, this makes a great cleaner. If you use this as a spray, though, or any spray cleaner, make sure baby is far from the aerosol when you spray! ...Read more

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What is the best way to clean your ears?

What is the best way to clean your ears?

Nothing or a doc: Your ear has a natural cleaning mechanism with an ink dot, if placed on your eardrum, finding its way out to your ear canal opening a few weeks later. It is designed to be self cleaning. ...Read more

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What is the best way to clean the vagina?

What is the best way to clean the vagina?

Squeaky Clean: Don't go overboard on cleaning your vagina. Don't use regular soap inside the vagina. http://www.nhs.uk/Livewell/vagina-health/Pages/keep-vagina-clean.aspx ...Read more

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What is the best way to exercise?

What is the best way to exercise?

Daily: Develop a routine that you enjoy with a variety of different activities and do them at an intensity that doesn't make you too sore to do it again the next day. Then add 1. 1 more rep, one more minute, one more cycle every day. Start at 15 minutes and work up to 45 minutes to an hour daily. ...Read more

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What is the best way to clean ears?

What is the best way to clean ears?

Irrigate in shower: I like my patients to use a bulb syringe in the shower with warm soapy water and gently irrigate the ear canals until the wax comes out. Sometime using something like debrox before will make the wax softer and increase success. ...Read more

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What is the best way to cure a stye in your eye?

What is the best way to cure a stye in your eye?

A few options: Stye is commonly used to describe a chalazion, an inflammed meibomian gland of the eyelid. A chalazion that has recently developed can be treated with warm compresses and possibly oral and/or topical antibiotics. A long-standing chalazion may need an incision and drainage from an ophthalmologist. I recommend an eye exam to determine the best treatment. ...Read more

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What is the best thing to do to fight the flu and what is the remedy?

What is the best thing to do to fight the flu and what is the remedy?

Flu: If you have the Flu hydrate well w water, herbal teas, soup or juice. Drink sufficiently to have pale to light yellow urine. You can use pain relievers like Tylenol (acetaminophen) or NSAID’s. Rest A LOT! In some situations antiviral medications (Tamiflu, Relenza, Flumadine) may be prescribed within the first couple of days of symptoms to hasten healing or they can be used after flu exposure to prevent illness. ...Read more

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What is the best way to treat a cold?

What is the best way to treat a cold?

TLC: Lots of tender loving care: rest, fluids, chicken soup, Acetaminophen or Ibuprofen for fever or aches (no Aspirin for kids). Taking zinc lozenges or vitamin c may shorten your cold (some disagree). Antibiotics don't help because viruses are too smart for us. Hope you feel better soon! ...Read more

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What is the best way to do a detox/cleanse?

What is the best way to do a detox/cleanse?

Eat right & exercise: Why not prevent spilled milk rather than clean up mess? In other words, no need for detox/cleanse if you eat right, drink plenty of fluids & exercise regularly. But to directly answer your question, no, there is no best way to detox/cleanse, unless you have a specific toxicity eg lead, iron, other poison, etc, in which case, your doc will prescribe appropriate care. But for layperson's detox, no. ...Read more