Doctor Q&A for Dr. Keegan Duchicela

A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Keegan Duchicela
14 years experience Family Medicine
Absolutely.: With strength and resistance training (like with atlas stones), you'll also have cardiovascular benefits as well - especially if you decrease the wei ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Keegan Duchicela
14 years experience Family Medicine
Some thoughts..: What you're describing can be caused by dozens of things: blood pressure, blood sugar, thyroid, hormone changes with pregnancy. I've had patients rea ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Keegan Duchicela
14 years experience Family Medicine
Activity ; OA: It's very possible for people with osteoarthritis to enjoy physical activities like walking and swimming. Depending on the joint involved, physical t ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Keegan Duchicela
14 years experience Family Medicine
Intercourse UTI: This is more common than you think. Even if you urinate before and after, you can still get a UTI after intercourse. Talk to your doctor about using ... Read More
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Keegan Duchicela
14 years experience Family Medicine
Calcium in breasts: Calcium deposits in breast can be from natural aging, trauma or inflammation. We get concerned because they can sometimes suggest early breast cancer ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Keegan Duchicela
14 years experience Family Medicine
Sperm: While you may see the semen come out, there will still be sperm left behind, don't worry. They will remain on the mucus membranes of the vaginal cana ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Keegan Duchicela
14 years experience Family Medicine
Being healthy: Aside from the obvious (having intercourse), staying active, keeping in good shape, eating well, keeping a healthy weight, sleeping well, not smoking ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Keegan Duchicela
14 years experience Family Medicine
Cramps: Cramps can be from normal hormonal variations. If it's a one time thing, it may not mean anything's wrong. If it continues, it can signify a variety ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Keegan Duchicela
14 years experience Family Medicine
Depends: I'd be careful with taking T3 (liothyronine) more than recommended by your doctor. Taking it more often (or longer) than recommended can cause heart ... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Keegan Duchicela
14 years experience Family Medicine
Stomach pain: It's good that you're not having signs of GI bleeding. Other thoughts include a viral gastroenteritis, gastritis, an ulcer. It could aso be gas. If ... Read More
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