Scars

Five Steps to Speed Recovery From Surgery

…be best to include from 20,000 to 25,000 IU of vitamin A daily. Wheat germ oil can also help in the healing of any scars left immediately after surgery when applied directly to the scar area. (Simply puncture the wheat germ oil capsule and squeeze onto the area.) 3. Probiotics and Fiber If you haven’t…

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How Conventional Physicians Treat Bursitis

…conventional therapies for bursitis are cortisone injections and ultrasound therapy. Cortisone may help the pain, but cortisone can also cause a build up of scar tissue and make it more likely that the problem will recur. Other side effects of cortisone injections include weight gain and increased risk of diabetes…

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Treatment of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: The Conventional Approach

…backward constantly. Cortisone injections. Cortisone and its derivatives may give some temporary relief but are generally ineffective and can cause scar tissue to build up in the area, causing even more trouble. A study published in the Journal of Hand Surgery also found that the failure rate of cortisone…

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How to Get Rid of Warts Without Burning or Freezing

…razor blade, then applied the oil of cinnamon again. “I followed this procedure for about two weeks and the plantar’s wart was gone. There was no scar and it did not return. The oil must be the natural cinnamon oil, not the artificial kind that is used to scent candles. “Recently, my mailman was…

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