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Will Salt Water Irritate
I had a molar extracted a week ago I've been rinsing with salt water when can I start using Listerine?
Could salt water from ocean or even the beach irritate throat? Only hurts on right side of throat.
Not likely the salt: Ocean water & sea air have other things than salt that might irritate, but a moderate strength salt water solution gargle is actually soothing for many sore throats. If it is more than mildly painful, you might want to visit a physician for a rx. Strep throat is good to rule out or treat. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Refractive index: The easiest explanation is that human eyes are "built" to work in air. Water bends light waves more than air does, and our eyes need a layer of air in front of them in order to focus. That its why a pair of goggles helps you see under water. ...Read more