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Treatment for skin burns by boiling water

Skin burns caused by boiling water can result to scalding where layers of skin absorb the heat and tissues and cells are damaged. Scald burns are known to commonly occur in restaurants. Most skin burns are considered 1st and 2nd degree burns and a 3rd degree burn can develop with a prolonged contact. [su_youtube url="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dsvtzwp4nG8"] Symptoms of skin burns by boiling water First ...

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How to care for a sprained thumb

A sprained thumb occurs when the thumb is bent out of its normal range of movement and usually it is in the backward direction. This results to damage to the ligaments at the joints at the base of the thumb. [su_youtube url="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m-qKPWB9c0I"] A sprained thumb usually happens while playing sports such as football and volleyball where players frequently use their hands. It can also ...

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How to relieve a sprained finger

A sprained finger is graded based on the injury sustained by the ligament. Grade and 1 and 2 sprains damages the ligament fibers but some parts of the ligaments are still intact. When it comes to a grade 3 sprained finger, there is complete tear of the ligament along with swelling of the fingers and difficulty in moving the affected area. A bruise can develop and a popping sound can be heard at the time of ...

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How to get rid of round ligament pain

Round ligament pain is a common problem among pregnant women. The pain is usually a sharp or throbbing feeling that can be felt in the lower part of the belly or groin area on both sides. The pain usually starts in the 2nd trimester of pregnancy once the uterus expands. The round ligaments that supports the expanding uterus becomes stretched, thin and stiff similar to a rubber band. Sometimes, the ligaments ...

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Measures to treat an eye strain

Eye strain is a common condition that happens when the eyes become tired from intense use such as staring at computer screens and other digital devices for a long time and driving long distances. The condition can be annoying but it is not serious and eventually subsides when the eyes are rested. [su_youtube url="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vT1N1Pwc50w"] Symptoms of eye strain Watery or dry eyes Sore, t ...

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Fungal infection: Remedies for athlete’s foot

Athlete’s foot is a fungal infection that grows in warm and damp places. The fungus called tinea pedis grows between the toes, on the toe nails, on top of the feet and between the fingers. They can be seen as white and scaly patches and redness that indicate a fungus infection that results to itchiness, burning and stinging sensations. [su_youtube url="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YgFoHOvHpyo"] This fung ...

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Remedies for inflammatory bowel disease

Inflammatory bowel disease is a chronic inflammation of all areas of the digestive tract. There two types of inflammatory bowel disease - ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease. Both conditions can cause pain, diarrhea, weight loss and fatigue. [su_youtube url="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iefghc2g91M"] Ulcerative colitis is an inflammatory bowel disease that leads to the development of sores and inflamm ...

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Remedies for pimples inside ears

There are instances in which pimples develops within the ears. The skin in the ear is similar with the rest of the body. Remember that there are pores that can end up congested and these clogged pores can form into a sore, hard to reach pimples. [su_youtube url="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=25SaAvAd2fs"] Causes of pimples inside the ear Pimples inside ears can be caused by allergic reactions to medicatio ...

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