Medical & HealthHow to Heal and Avoid Athlete's Foot

How to Heal and Avoid Athlete’s Foot

How to heal and avoid athlete’s foot is covered in this detailed article that takes a more natural approach to the remedies.

Athlete’s foot fungus is not just confined to the feet and can infect any part of the foot, but most often grows between the toes of the infected person. After which the most common area is the bottom of the person’s feet. Tinea pedis may also affect the nails or sometimes even the hands.

How to Heal and Avoid Athlete's Foot

Tinea pedis, normally known as Athlete’s Foot is a common skin infection that is targeted primarily to the feet of the victim and is caused by fungus.

Some of various signs and symptoms of the athlete’s foot usually include itching, scaling, and redness in the infected area. In severe cases, when the disease starts to spread the skin may blister.

Contrary to what people may think, Athlete’s Foot is not merely confined to the athletes, instead, anyone can be infected by this fungal disease. This is why it is important for everyone to know about this fungal disease.

This blog post is the best guide for the treatment and prevention of athlete’s foot. It documents eight medically proven and experienced methods to treat and/or prevent Athlete’s foot.

Following are the methods thoroughly explained in this blog post:

1. Rub on cornstarch: Cornstarch absorbs moisture

2. Keep the affected area ventilated: Fungi are attracted to warm and moist environments

3. Use a Povidone-iodine PVPI soak: Attacks fungi

4. Soak the affected areas in hydrogen peroxide: It is ideal for killing bacteria

5. Soap and dry: Keeping them clean kills bacteria

6. Soda for your shoes: Baking soda kills bacteria

7. Try not to make contact with the affected area: Do not let it spread

8. Lemon Rinse: Removes odor

All these methods have been explained in detail and all the materials that might be required in the steps have also been mentioned.

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Melissa Francis
Melissa Francis
Greetings! I'm Melissa Francis, the founder and primary contributor to The Homestead Survival. With over 20 years of experience in homesteading, sustainability, and emergency preparedness, I've dedicated my life to helping others achieve a simpler, more self-reliant lifestyle.

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