Furunculosis is a condition where boils appear on the body regularly, according to WebMD. Boils caused by furunculosis can appear continuously or intermittently over a period of time. A boil is identified as a red, pus-f... More »

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Methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus, also known as MRSA, is resistant to many antibiotics, according to WebMD. As of 2014, a doctor may prescribe clindamycin, trimethoprim and sulfamethoxazole or linezolid to tre... More »

Most product labels recommend taking at least two doses of probiotics a day, according to U.S. News & World Report. Certain strains of probiotics are more effective than others for repopulating the good bacteria destroye... More »

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Home treatments for boils on the buttocks include application of a heated compress and submerging the boil in warm water, according to WebMD. These treatments help decrease pain and cause the pus to come to the surface o... More »

The cause of boils is a bacteria that enters into the skin through cuts or hair follicles, according to WebMD. Some conditions and issues may cause boils to appear more often including diabetes, issues with the immune sy... More »

Prevent painful boils by staying healthy, treating skin wounds, practicing good hygiene, and washing the an infected person's bed linens, towels and clothing, according to WebMD. Addressing poor nutrition, exposure to ha... More »

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Applying warm, wet compresses is a home remedy suitable for treating boils on the skin, according to WebMD. This brings the boil to a head and causes it to burst. Once the boil drains, washing it several times a day, app... More »

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