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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

Conditions

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

Conditions

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


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