Doctor Q&A for Dr. Bryan Treacy

A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bryan Treacy
35 years experience Gynecology
Kegel Exercises: In 2016 a study was published regarding anal sex in men/women and found a higher risk of fecal incontinence although the absolute risk in men was 6% b ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bryan Treacy
35 years experience Gynecology
Probably normal: Placement of an IUD sometimes involves dilating the cervix which can result in some bleeding. The IUD is placed through the cervix into the uterine ca ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bryan Treacy
35 years experience Gynecology
See your doctor: There are some issues that can be serious after a miscarriage and prolonged vaginal bleeding can signal a need to investigate the possibility of thes ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Bryan Treacy
35 years experience Gynecology
Probably: Metanx does, in fact, contain B12 vitamin supplement. It also contains the active form of folic acid, known as methyl folate. Gastric bypass patients ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bryan Treacy
35 years experience Gynecology
Probably: Pregnancy almost immediately slows down the movement of digested food through the bowel and may cause reflux (heartbur), one of the more common compla ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Bryan Treacy
35 years experience Gynecology
Probably not: A 17mm cyst on the ovary, depending on age and the cycle day of the menstrual cycle, is of normal size for a developing ovary follicle (egg). If the c ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Bryan Treacy
35 years experience Gynecology
Normal: A 5'6" tall woman at 145 # has a Body Mass Index of 23.4 which is considered normal and carries no increased risk of weight related disease. A normal ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bryan Treacy
35 years experience Gynecology
Probably normal: If a woman has vaginal birth and develops relaxation of the attachments around the vagina, a cystocele (partial bladder prolapse) or rectocele (partia ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bryan Treacy
35 years experience Gynecology
Maybe related: Uterine retroversion indicates that the top of the uterus is rotated backward into the pelvis and may impact the sigmoid colon where stool is stored j ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bryan Treacy
35 years experience Gynecology
Not really: Compliant birth control pill use is 99% effective in pregnancy prevention. STD may always be a risk but much less likely in a monogamous relationship ... Read More
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