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July 22, 2014
hands and feet itch then swell
July 22, 2014
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have heart condition am now swelling of feet and hands and tinglness in feet and hands
how do i relieve itching swelling burning on the bottom of my feet
Heavy Left Arm, Swelling, Tingling(Itch) in Hands
me and my boy friend are always itchy he itches more than me and i get scabs on my hands and feet some time stomach but he has a couple on his dick and they hurt what could this be please help me
Achiness, trouble sleeping, pains in stomach. Should I see a doctor?
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Pretty Feet Hands Top Precautions and Side Effects
Generic Name: EMOLLIENTS - TOPICAL Pretty Feet Hands Top Precautions Before using this product, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to any of the ingredients (e.g., urea, lactic acid) in the product; or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details. Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history, especially of: skin cuts/infections/sores This medication may make you more sensitive to the sun. Check the label for any warnings or ask your doctor or pharmacist if you need to take any special precautions when in the sun. Your doctor/pharmacist may suggest using a sunscreen, wearing protective clothing when outdoors, and avoiding prolonged sun exposure, tanning booths, and sunlamps. Some products may stain/discolor clothing. Ask your doctor or...
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Treatment for My Aching Hands
Doing anything is difficult if your hands hurt, especially the thumbs . Unfortunately, when arthritis strikes the hands, it can affect multiple joints on both sides. As a result of aching hands, many people have to give up their favorite hobbies or even a career. Before you throw in the hand towel, consider some treatment methods for those painful, worn-out hands. A counter-intuitive method for relieving hand pain is to use heat and keep the hands warm. One way to keep the hands warm is by using hand arthritis gloves . You would be amazed at how helpful this simple, cheap item can be for painful hands. Going another step further, some people purchase home paraffin wax units . Dipping arthritic hands in warm wax really helps to improve range-of-motion and relieve stiffness. If a paraffin wax unit is too expensive, try soaking your hands in warm water two or three times per day for 10-15 minutes. Warmth keeps the hands going. Because inflammation keeps the hands swollen and p...
Christina Lasich, MD
Hives and Swelling: Common Bedfellows
You’d think itching all over, as your body is transformed by welts, would be enough torture for one person. But apparently not, since 40-50 percent of people who suffer from urticaria (hives) also have angioedema (swelling). You might be wondering, “What’s the difference between these two types of skin eruptions.” Urticaria , the technical term for hives, is an elevation of well-defined portions of the skin which may be small (millimeters in diameter, width or length) or large (several centimeters), sparse in number, or of a sudden onset. You can easily determine where the welted skin begins and ends. Sometimes the elevated portion of skin is lighter in color compared to the rest of surrounding area. There may be a halo of reddened skin surrounding the elevated segment. Urticarial eruptions are almost always intensely itchy. The number, size, and shape of the hives typically change over the course of the day. Hives can be round, linear,...
James Thompson, MD
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