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Where can I take an ice bath in san francisco?

Where can I take an ice bath in san francisco?

Look elsewhere: This is a site for medical questions to be answered by physicians. If you want travel and tourist information, check a site carrying that type of information. ...Read more

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Is good to take a ice bath night before a soccer game.?

Is good to take a ice bath night before a soccer game.?

No: Haven't heard of any time that would be good to soak one's whole body in a tub of ice water. Doesn't sound like a good idea at all. ...Read more

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When can I take a bath?

Bath: If you wanted to know when you can take a bath after surgery, it is better to ask your surgeon when it is possible to do this. Otherwise, if you just want to know when you can take one, generally it is when you need it. ...Read more

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Does an ice bath help hydrate?

Does an ice bath help hydrate?

No: There is no reason to believe that an ice bath will hydrate your skin. Moisturizers are a better choice. ...Read more

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When take bath after hysterectomy?

When take bath after hysterectomy?

Varies: Different surgeons give different directions. I allow my patients to shower and or bathe in the tub starting the day after surgery. ...Read more

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What is a good way to take a bath?

GOOD BATH: The good way to take a bath is when you use soap to clean yourself all over and a good rinse followed by putting lotion to your skin to avoid dryness and itching. ...Read more

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At what age can kids take a bath alone?

At what age can kids take a bath alone?

Around 7-8 years: There is no perfectly safe age to take a bath alone in a tub, but kids under 4 yrs are at higher risk of drowning. Statistics from a few years ago show that 70-80 kids drown in bathtubs in the U.S. Each year. To be safest, wait until a child has good behavior, some common sense, plus the ability to easily get in and out of a full bathtub before thinking of leaving him alone. Otherwise, watch him! ...Read more

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Can my 2mnths baby take a bath when she has cold?

Yes: A warm bath can be soothing to a fussy baby. The water vapor can help ease the discomfort of irritated nasal passages. Make sure the room air is comfortably warm. ...Read more

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Is it better to take bath in hot water or cold water?

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Bath: I prefer the third option; warm water. ...Read more

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Is it bad to take a bath right after getting out of bed?

NO!: What a question? I do not see a relationship. There must be very few instances when taking a bath is harmful?! ...Read more

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Is a ice bath better or a cold water bath. What do you recommend?

What is your goal?: If you are trying to bring down swelling after an injury to your foot or knee, etc., than an ice bath would be better. If your are trying to reduce a fever, than the preference would be a cold water bath. ...Read more

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My newly born baby is 2 weeks old, how often she needs to take bath?

Every few days: New babies basically only soil 2 areas, mouth & bottom. They do fine with sponging clean as needed & a bath every few days is more than enough. Frequent baths remove natural skin oils & cause flaky dry skin. Avoid using lotions that sour & leave baby smelly. They attract dust & lead to more baths than they need. ...Read more

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Whenever I take my bath in the morning, my body itches me. What is d cause and solution?

Whenever I take my bath in the morning, my body itches me. What is d cause and solution?

It could be: Sensitivity of your skin to the water, soap shampoo and its chemicals. Hopefully this article will give u useful tips. Http://www. Livestrong. Com/article/525302-reasons-for-itchy-skin-after-a-shower/. ...Read more

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I had d & c yesterday an I'm not sure of I can take a plain bath to get clean as I don't have a shower?

I had d & c yesterday an I'm not sure of I can take a plain bath to get clean as I don't have a shower?

Yes, you can: Don't take an extended bubble bath, though. You may also consider sealing off the vagina with a tampon covered with vaseline. ...Read more

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1. What is the best time of day to workout? 2. What is the right time to take a bath after an exercise? Thank you :)

1. What is the best time of day to workout? 2. What is the right time to take a bath after an exercise? Thank you :)

Work out time: Depends on your daily duties. Many people find an early morning work out gives them energy for the day. Others do brisk walking at lunch time. Still others stop at the gym on the way home from work. Experiment and see what feels best for you. Shower after work out. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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My son just turned 3 this month he retracted his foreskin tonight with no problem should he continue to retract his foreskin when he takes a bath?

My son just turned 3 this month he retracted his foreskin tonight with no problem should he continue to retract his foreskin when he takes a bath?

Foreskin: For hygienic purposes I think it's a good practice to retract the foreskin when bathing to prevent buildup of debris (smegma). Of course it's important to make sure that the foreskin doesn't remain retracted. Your pediatrician can advise you further. ...Read more

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What are the benefits of an ice bath. I'm 23 training for MMA. Would like to know if ice baths are good. Also are hot baths good. What are the benefits?

What are the benefits of an ice bath. I'm 23 training for MMA. Would like to know if ice baths are good. Also are hot baths good. What are the benefits?

Yes And Yes: Basically, ice baths are good for stopping inflamation and pain, speed healing after a work out or competition.

Hot baths are good for increasing circulation, relaxing muscles, assist healing after the initial injury, before work outs or competition. ...Read more

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When having fever, is it OK to take bath or it may be prohibited?

It's fine: Hot water while it can temporarily increase body temperature can sometimes help with fever because of the loss of heat through dilated blood vessels on the skin after bathing. If it feels good I think fine. I sometimes take a hot bath when I feel a slight cold coming on and I believe it sometimes helps to avoid becoming more ill. No evidence just personal experience. Avoid becoming light-headed. ...Read more

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Could I take a bath after a colposcopy?

Could I take a bath after a colposcopy?

Possibly: If there is no biopsy, you can take a bath after the colposcopy right away. If you have extensive
biopsies, it's better to wait one to two weeks for the biopsy sites to heal. This applies to intercourse as well. ...Read more

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Can you take a bath on your period?

Can you take a bath on your period?

YES: There is no problem taking a bath during your period but I would suggest a shower might be better. ...Read more

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Can I take a bath if I have my period?

Can I take a bath if I have my period?

Yes: There is no reason not to take a bath ot shower during a period. ...Read more

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Is it bad to shower right after you ice bath?

Is it bad to shower right after you ice bath?

Ice: Sudden changes in body temperature can cause symptoms related to blood pressure heart rate and energy, it is not a problem for most young healthy people. ...Read more

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Is it recommend to take bath just after done eating?

Bathing and Swimming: There is an old myth that you cannot swim after eating. This myth is false. It has been debunked numerous ways and numerous times. So, it is both safe and fine to swim or bathe after eating if that is what you want to do. ...Read more

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Is it okay to let a healthy child take a mud bath at a spa?

Dream come true: Any kid would love a mud bath!
mind the temperature and there are always showers close by. ...Read more

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How can I use neem leaves to take bath? What's the process?

Cultural tradition?: If you wish to do this as a traditional ritual, consult your religious advisor. Do not expect any real medical benefit. Consumed in large quantities it is toxic to brain and eyes. Find a way to quit smoking. Consider going to hypnosis about 20 times. ...Read more

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Does the ice bath method really help atheletes heal their injuries faster??

Does the ice bath method really help atheletes heal their injuries faster??

Controversial: There is still some controversy on this point. Some experts and some studies say yes. Others say no. My take on it is that everyone is different. If ice baths seem to help you recover more quickly, then use them. If not, do not use them. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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How do I go about taking an ice bath. How much ice. And for how long. Details?

How do I go about taking an ice bath. How much ice. And for how long. Details?

Cold therapy:: Fill tub with two to three bags of crushed ice. Add cold water to a height that will cover your body to your waist when you sit in the tub. Before getting in, put on a down jacket and a hat and neoprene booties, make myself a cup of hot tea, and collect some entertaining reading material to help the next 15 to 20 minutes pass quickly. Water temp.: bet. 50-59 deg. Immersion time: 10-20min. ...Read more

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Can you take a bath after a biopsy?

Yes: I trust that the biopsy area has a bandage or a band-aid on it. A day or so after the incision, there is sufficient tissue response to protect from exposure to water during a shower. ...Read more

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Is it bad to take a bath after school?

Is it bad to take a bath after school?

No...: In fact, taking a bath at the end of a day is a great way to relax. I can see no downsides to it. ...Read more