Stitches: how long does freezing last?

Answer There won't be any permanent damage. The freezing is to stiffen the edges of the wound so that there's less risk of tissue damage or further bleeding when your stitches are being made or while they... Read More »

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Does freezing microwave popcorn make it last longer?

Freezing fresh bags of microwave popcorn increases the length of time for freshness. Freezing foods reduces the speed at which enzymes break down, causing staleness or food spoilage, according to t... Read More »

Does freezing your batteries really help them to last longer?

Putting batteries in the freezer or refrigerator doesn't necessarily prolong their life Alkaline batteries stored at "room temperature" self discharge at a rate of less than two percent per year. ... Read More »

How long does your finger stop hurting after stitches?

Take 2 pain killers 3 times a day and you will be as good as new

How long does it take for dissolvable stitches to dissolve after a dental surgery?

I'm a dentist.3-0 chromic gut or 4-0 chromic gut is likely what was placed in your mouth. It's what I use, and it's what I've always seen used.It typically takes at minimum one week for the suture... Read More »