Doctor Q&A for Dr. Jane Van Dis

A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
18 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Yes, you can get pregnant actually on ANY day of your cycle. I typically tell patients that there are no SAFE days in a cycle. Having said that, som ... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
18 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Any time you have sexual contact with another person's genitals there is risk for infection, viral or bacterial. Though unlikely, it is definitely no ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
18 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Most women on the Depot Provera shot do not note a diminishment in breast side at all. If anything, women often told me that they noticed an increas ... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
18 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Same: If putting in the same device, should have the same side effects.
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
18 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Definitely: One of the most safe medications we give in obstetrics. Helps to soften the cervix prior to a surgical abortion thus decreasing the risk of laceratio ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
18 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not many: Menstrual cups and menstrual discs are made of inert materials that typically have a much lower risk (approaching zero) of being associated with toxic ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
18 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Normal: I know that you know and have probably read that this is completely normal. The hormones of pregnancy make us sleepy..... very sleepy. There's not mu ... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
18 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Challenging: Staying hydrated in pregnancy is very challenging. One key thing I tell my patients.... it's not HOW much you drink... it's how much your body needs. ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
18 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Sadly, endometriosis can affect one side or both sides in the pelvis. I'm so sorry you're suffering, have you seen a doctor to discuss treatment opti ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
18 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: I don't know the specifics of your case or your surgery, but it may be possible. Women have successful pregnancies after having a LEEP procedure or e ... Read More
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