Doctor Q&A for Dr. Jennifer Frank

A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jennifer Frank
22 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Morgan - you can get a throat infection more than once, even if you were treated with antibiotics. Most throat infections are viral and can take seve ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jennifer Frank
22 years experience Family Medicine
NRT and Behavior txt: You can also try nicotine replacement therapy (patches, gum, inhaler, lozenges), behavioral treatment (includes counseling, groups), hypnosis.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jennifer Frank
22 years experience Family Medicine
No: You can still get pregnant after a ruptured ovarian cyst. A ruptured ovarian cyst usually doesn't cause damage to your ovary and even if it did, you ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Frank
22 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: It is possible that you will continue to grow, although many men do reach their full adult height by age 18. A good 'estimate' of your final predicte ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jennifer Frank
22 years experience Family Medicine
Nutrition or thyroid: This could be related to a nutritional deficiency, a thyroid disorder or some other type of systemic medical problem. I would also consider how you a ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jennifer Frank
22 years experience Family Medicine
Possibly: With each pregnancy after a c-section, your risk of complications with the placenta (placenta previa) and uterus (uterine rupture) increase. Therefor ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jennifer Frank
22 years experience Family Medicine
Usually no: Yellow discharge (i'm assuming you mean vaginal discharge) is generally not normal, and it can be a sign of an infection. You should get it checked b ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jennifer Frank
22 years experience Family Medicine
See your doctor: At age 34, it's unlikely that this represents heart related chest pressure, but this would be an important thing to exclude. Other possible causes a ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Frank
22 years experience Family Medicine
Get counseling: If your family is having a lot of conflict, it may be a good idea to have a neutral person (like a counselor) help sort things out.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Frank
22 years experience Family Medicine
No - get it checked: Losing your appetite may seem like a great way to lose weight, but there are possible causes that should be checked out like depression, anxiety, medi ... Read More
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