Doctor Q&A for Dr. Michael Fox

A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fox
Fertility Medicine 36 years experience
You need surgery,but: Our research that will be published soon shows two very accurate predictions of endometriosis. First, if you had bad periods (worse than peers or miss... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fox
Fertility Medicine 36 years experience
Anytime: During reproductive age cysts are very common. Most women would have something considered a cyst at least once per year but would never know unless an... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fox
Fertility Medicine 36 years experience
Not Much: Water retention is more a feature of estrogen than progesterone. In pcos, Progesterone is lower and estrogen is the dominant hormonal effect. Most p... Read More
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A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fox
Fertility Medicine 36 years experience
Yes: Our findings over the last few years point to an enormous increase in ovulation problems for underweight women. It's complicated but even with regula... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fox
Fertility Medicine 36 years experience
Resistance Training: Read, "slo burn fitness revolution" by fred hahn. Resistance training done in a novel slow way is the only appropriate form of exercise. 30 min 2x/ wk... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fox
Fertility Medicine 36 years experience
Yes: That is a long period of infertility and suggests a definite cause. You should identify a fertility specialist in your area that could do a basic eva... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fox
Fertility Medicine 36 years experience
Agree: We also add the 3 hour glucose tolerance test with insulins at each time point. We feel that pcos represents the earliest sign in women of the type i... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fox
Fertility Medicine 36 years experience
Varies: Estrogen will have a variable response on breast size. For the normal reproductive age woman with normal estrogen levels, there will be little if any... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fox
Fertility Medicine 36 years experience
FSH: Premature menopause, would exist in anyone felt to be menopausal below age 40. The FSH level is the single best test for this. As stated in other pe... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fox
Fertility Medicine 36 years experience
No: I can't think of any reason that lifting weights would increase hair growth unless Anabolic steroids or testosterone was being used. There are no kno... Read More
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