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What is the meaning of a broken skin? How broken it has to be for rabies virus to go inside human body?

So, I have this doubt. I searched the internet and everywhere they mention that rabies can't go through unbroken skin but nowhere they explain what broken skin means? When I scratch myself because of ...
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How to scratch an itchy throat [closed]

My throat is seriously itching me and it seems totally impossible to scratch it. Is there any home-remedy i can use to scratch it, I'm just hoping that it isn't some kind of disease or anything ...
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Would anything medically negative ever happen if I didn't scratch an itch?

The title says it all - Would anything medically negative ever happen if I never scratched an itch? More specifically, one that does not stem from something like an insect, but is more of a self ...
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How humid should the air be to avoid epistaxis (i.e., nosebleed) induced by air dryness?

Many websites indicates that excessively dry air may cause epistaxis (i.e., nose bleeding). Example: Dry air is the most common cause of nosebleeds. Living in a dry climate and using a central ...