Baking soda & vinegar are my staple plumbing tools. Sprinkle baking soda in drains, then pour vinegar and voila! Your troubles literally bubble down the drain." Got pesky nats and fruit flies? Apple cider vinegar and a drop of dish soap in a small glass. Gnats and flies are attracted to the smell of the vinegar and soap kills them." Have a greasy stove top? Pour about 1/4 or less of white vinegar and using paper towels wipe the entire top of the stove (but not the gas jets). The odor dissipates immediately and the paper towel odor disappears as soon as it dries." Prom night used to be the very special night for college students and students usually prepare a lot for the prom. The magnitude of enjoyment is not fully but partially related to the money spent on the occasion. The very first and effective solution is to hit the sales. Keeping an eye over the discounts is a very profitable activity. Also for people who hate running one to another store, there are online shopping facilities. Brien, who holds patents on several other medical innovations he has designed for commercialization under a private company, ’Brien Medical, LLC, says he is grateful for the accessibility of the university’s AMC. Ensure that your blood pressure and cholesterol levels are also monitored and controlled with medication if needed. Smoking is also not a good idea as it has an adverse effect to the blood supply to your feet" If you develop corns or hard skin , don't treat them yourself. See a podiatrist, who will advise you on the best way to manage your foot problems (no matter how trivial you may consider them to be). Ulcers should be treated as a matter of urgency within 24 hours, especially if there is redness or swelling around the area, or where you have previously been warned to seek immediate attention. Dry feet can really be a problem if its not taken care of quickly. We're not talking deadly here but we're talking severely painful. Now we've all been there before where we needed some relief for the dryness on our feet but what causes this to happen and how can we treat it? File the hard skin with purnice stone or sand stone. This will allow the moisturizers to get through the skin better and start the healing process. Always wear socks after applying cream. They help your skin absorb the cream better. This is recommended to do right before you go to bed at night. Obviously, warming up the affected body part is important in administering first aid. However, if you're unable to keep the body part warmed up before getting medical help, it's probably best to wait to warm it until afterward, since damage can be worse from re-freezing than from the original frostbite itself. First of all, you'll want to get somewhere warm and seek medical attention as soon as possible. Remove any wet clothing, since wet clothes provide almost no insulation from the cold, and can actually draw heat away from the body. Wrap the affected area (in this article, of course, the focus is on the feet) in sterile bandages. Nothing stands in the way of a herd of women and men in pink. Well, maybe foot pain. Many of these walks are 20+ miles a day and for most of us, we don't normally put that kind of millage on our feet. Even if you are an avid runner, walking applies different kinds of forces on your feet compared to running so don't be surprised if you have some aching feet. Is there anything to prevent the blisters, aches, and pains during and after the walk? Be sure not to exfoliate if your skin is irritated in any way, like sunburns, cuts, scrapes or any open wounds. It is important to note that warts can be very resistant to treatment and have a tendency to reoccur. Over-the-counter foot wart treatments are usually ineffective because their use can inadvertently destroy surrounding healthy tissue. Please contact our office for help in effectively treating warts. Our practice is expert in recommending the best treatment for each patient, ranging from prescription ointments or medications to, in the most severe cases, laser cautery. The feet and hands contain more sweat glands than any other part of the body, with roughly 3,000 glands per square inch. Smelly feet are not only embarrassing, but can be physically uncomfortable as well. A dose of Carmol 20 a day could keep the doctor away, according to dermatologist Dr. Amy Wechsler. Wechsler was on The Dr. Oz Show today discussing the horrors of unclean nail salons. Lots of us get pedicures to get rid of the tough, dry skin on our heels. But did you know that “foot razors,” used by many salons to remove calluses, are illegal in most states? Wechsler says this is because nail salon employees cut the skin by accident; most don’t clean the bloody razors properly. Yuck! You develop a fever, rash, headache, muscle pains, joint pains or flu-like symptoms 2 to 14 days after the tick bite.