There are many types of at-home cures for lice, but over-the-counter medicated lice shampoos should be used twice to effectively eliminate lice, according to WebMD. The medicated shampoos, called pediculicides, should be... More »

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Wet-combing, essential oils and smothering agents are all common home remedies for head lice. However, there is no scientific evidence showing that any of these treatments work, according to Mayo Clinic. More »

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To treat head lice at home, special shampoo can be purchasedat most retail stores. Medication can also be obtained from a doctor, according to the Centers for Disease Control. More »

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Shin splint pain often resolves on its own following a period of healing and home treatments such as ice therapy, rest and over-the-counter anti-inflammatory medications that help to relieve pain and swelling, explains W... More »

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While there is no cure for gout, there are several measures to take at home to help ease pain and discomfort associated with a flare-up and minimize the frequency of flare-ups, according to WebMD. Prescription-strength o... More »

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Some possible home remedies for earaches are the use of compresses, oil or naturopathic ear drops and over-the-counter pain relievers. Although a simple remedy like ear drops may relieve the symptoms of an earache, it is... More »

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Some studies show that ginko biloba is a good natural remedy for ringing in the ears, and practices such as mediation, yoga and biofeedback may also work, according to WebMD. Limiting the exposure to loud noises is also ... More »

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