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Sun burn, 25 years - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Sun Burn
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User :   hi
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help u
User :   anyone there
User :   i ve bit sun burn
Doctor :   yes

Doctor :   For health purposes I need this information--Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status:

User :   25 f married
Doctor :   ok

Doctor :   when u had the sun burn
Doctor :   where is the burn

Doctor :   on the face
Doctor :   or on the hands?
User :   15 days back we had for a beach
Doctor :   ok
User :   face & hands
Doctor :   did u see any doctor for the sam
Doctor :   or took any medication
User :   nope
Doctor :   Most sunburns, while painful, are not life threatening, and treatment is primarily symptomatic
Doctor :   that is u can take pain killer like aspirin for the pain
Doctor :   drink lots of water
User :   ok
Doctor :   how severe is the burn
User :   hereafter how can i avoid
User :   is suncreen lotion helpful
Doctor :   u can avoid by applying sunscreen
Doctor :   creams
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   sunblock creams
Doctor :   u can apply water for minor bunrs
Doctor :   burns
Doctor :   try avoid going out in hot sun
Doctor :   have plenty of water
User :   ok
Doctor :   and u can take juice
User :   ok
Doctor :   Eat more salads and seasonal fruits, less and less fatty foods
Doctor :   Consume less caffeine and alcohol
Doctor :   â?¢     If you exercise outside, do it early in the morning or just before sunset
Doctor :   Wear loose-fitting clothing while going for a jog and avoid wearing cottons. Cotton soaks up sweat and makes it cling to the skin
User :   ok
Doctor :   Natural fabrics like cotton and linen leave you feeling fresh while synthetics like polyester and rayon don`t allow air to pass and leave you feeling hot and stuffy
Doctor :   splash your face and eyes a couple of times daily with cold water. This will leave you feeling fresh and your eyes won`t feel sore
Doctor :   anything else u would like to now about
Doctor :   Please fill this form I send, and say done when done.
Have you filled the form which I have sent?
User :   may i know ur name
Doctor :  
User :   hello
Doctor :   anything else i can help u with

Doctor :   thankx for visiting healthcare magic
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