Doctor Q&A for Dr. Denise Reeves

A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denise Reeves
Obstetrics and Gynecology 36 years experience
Sometimes: Many times a hysteroscopy and D&C can help excessive bleeding. There are many causes of excessive bleeding, and some are not helped by surgery.
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A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denise Reeves
Obstetrics and Gynecology 36 years experience
Depends: If you have small children at home, this temperature could cause accidental scalding or burns. If only adults live with you, or if you have older chi... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denise Reeves
Obstetrics and Gynecology 36 years experience
Sometimes: If the water heater heats water to less than 140 degrees, ldb could grow. It is more common to have the bacteria grow in a humidifier or fountain, or... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denise Reeves
Obstetrics and Gynecology 36 years experience
Secondary amenorrhea: There are several ways to treat secondary amenorrhea, but first one would need laboratory tests to diagnose the cause. Menopause, thyroid disease and... Read More
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A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denise Reeves
Obstetrics and Gynecology 36 years experience
Maybe: Hormones associated with pregnancy could cause some increase in acne. This would not be the only symptom of pregnancy. A home pregnancy test is gen... Read More
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A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denise Reeves
Obstetrics and Gynecology 36 years experience
About a week: The bleeding after having a Mirena (levonorgestrel) taken out could last up to two weeks, but generally is not much more than a week.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Denise Reeves
Obstetrics and Gynecology 36 years experience
Douches: Generally, these are considered "bad" because of the possibility of forcing bacteria through the cervix and causing uterine or pelvic infections.
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A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denise Reeves
Obstetrics and Gynecology 36 years experience
Yes: Warm baths are fine during pregnancy, but you should not soak in a tub with water temperature above 99 degrees.
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denise Reeves
Obstetrics and Gynecology 36 years experience
Yes: It is very common to have a lot of bleeding on the first pack of pills, then have very light periods after this.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Denise Reeves
Obstetrics and Gynecology 36 years experience
Yes: Plan b works best if taken within 72 hours of unprotected intercourse, so the sooner the better.
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