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Can Allergies Cause a Fever?

September 10, 2021 | Blog

Do you have the typical symptoms of allergies, but also a fever? Find out if allergies can cause a fever, or if your temperature is the result of a different health issue. Common Allergy Symptoms Allergies are your body’s reaction to various substances that your system sees as harmful. There are 7 different...

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The Inside of My Nose Smells Bad: 10 Causes and Treatments

September 10, 2021 | Blog

No one likes bad smells around the house. But, what if that smell is actually coming from inside of your nose instead of from the garbage, dishwasher, or fridge? Discover what medical or practical reasons and causes there are for the bad smell inside your nose, and what you can do...

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12 Reasons Why It Feels Like Something Is in Your Eye

August 27, 2021 | Blog

One of the most irritating things in life is when it feels like something is in your eye. The irritation, tearing, and pain along with this feeling doesn’t make it better either.  On one hand, it can easily be a foreign object. But, what if this feeling doesn’t leave? Discover 12 possible...

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Bronchiolitis vs. Bronchitis: Key Differences and How to Identify Them

August 27, 2021 | Blog

  A lot of people mix up bronchiolitis with bronchitis because they sound very similar. But, they’re not the same at all. They’re two distinct types of lung infections. This informational guide can help you figure out what the differences between bronchiolitis and bronchitis are, how you can identify them, and how you...

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Can You Pop a Cold Sore?

July 30, 2021 | Blog

Do’s and Don’ts for Cold Sores to Heal Fast Cold sores are a nuisance. They hurt. They’re uncomfortable. And they don’t look good either. If you have one, you probably want to get rid of it as fast as possible. So, can you pop a cold sore?  Turns out the answer may...

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Toothpaste on a Cold Sore? Myths and Real Remedies

July 19, 2021 | Blog

Ever thought of putting toothpaste on a cold sore? You’re not alone. Turns out there’s a lot of “home remedies” for these very common, frustration ailments.  However, not all cold sore home remedies are safe. This post will settle some of the debate on there about whether or not putting toothpaste...

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Why Do My Eyes Hurt When I Wake Up? [Causes and Treatments]

July 14, 2021 | Blog

Even if you’re a morning person, feeling pain when you open your eyes first thing in the morning can definitely ruin your day. And it’s not an issue to take lightly either. Discover why your eyes hurt when you wake up, and what treatment options you have. 7 Reasons Why Your...

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UTI vs. Yeast Infection: Differences and Similarities

June 26, 2021 | Blog

UTIs and yeast infections are both uncomfortable infections in the genital area. While they’re very similar in some symptoms and causes, they’re completely different infections. Find out why they’re easy to mix up, and how to tell the difference between UTI and a yeast infection. What Is a UTI? Urinary tract infections...

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How Long Does Sunburn Last? [Estimate Your Healing Time]

June 26, 2021 | Blog

A lovely day outside can quickly turn sour when you notice that you got sunburn. The pain, the redness, and the peeling can all be really uncomfortable. Discover how long sunburn lasts, and what you can do to make it heal faster. What Is a Sunburn Exactly? A sunburn is your skin’s...

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Is an Ear Infection Contagious? [Symptoms, Causes, and Treatments]

June 09, 2021 | Blog

Having an ear infection is painful enough. But, having to worry about infecting others makes it even more of a nuisance. Find out whether ear infections are contagious, and what you should do if you have one. What Are Ear Infections? Ear infections are viral or bacterial illnesses, usually in your middle...

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