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Handbook of Non-Drug Interventions (HANDI)

10+ results found for 'Nutrition'

The Epley manoeuvre: vertigo

A-Z interventions and conditions

Vertigo: a sensation of instability in which the person feels that they or their surroundings are moving or rotating

Topical heat for bluebottle stings

A-Z interventions and conditions

There are around 10,000 cases of bluebottle stings on the east coast of Australia each year and applying hot water/heat rapidly after a sting is the most effective method

Dilute apple juice for children rehydration


Traditionally, beverages with high sugar content have been discouraged because of their potential to induce osmotic diarrhoea although recent studies have found this effect to be minimal

Wet combing: head lice


Half of the people infested with lice do not scratch; all people in contact with an affected person should be manually checked for lice