Dr. LERENA Yielding

Family Medicine
Sheffield, AL
34 years experience

Locations

YIELDING FAMILY MEDICINE

Address

810 S MONTGOMERY AVE, SHEFFIELD, AL
Directions

Office

SHEFFIELD, AL

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Specialties
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Family Medicine

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

13 Answers
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A 92-year-old member asked:
Dr. LERENA Yielding
Family Medicine 34 years experience
None of those: If i was terminal; that is cancer, stroke, heart attack and it was unlikely i would retain quality of life, i would want no IV antibiotics, IV fluids... Read More
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A 92-year-old member asked:
Dr. LERENA Yielding
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Depends: Not based on age, but based on quality of life; if doc felt the woman would either not survive CPR or maintain quality of life if she was resuscitated... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. LERENA Yielding
Family Medicine 34 years experience
EXERCISES: Lose weight, and exercise. Walking is good esp with broom handles used like ski poles when you walk. Also, specific exercises in the bed involving "... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. LERENA Yielding
Family Medicine 34 years experience
WRONG DIET AND EXERC: Doing the correct exercises and doint themn correctly can improve muscle strenght and weight. Eating correctly can also help.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. LERENA Yielding
Family Medicine 34 years experience
MENOPAUSE: If you are beginning the menopausal time, your estrogen levels are not peaking and dropping to signal the change of a cycle. Is is normal to have wha... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. LERENA Yielding
Family Medicine 34 years experience
KNEE TRAUMA: Need an xray of the knee to rule out damage to the joint , cartilige, meniscus.
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. LERENA Yielding
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Yes: It may go agianst the patients wishes, but if the physician believes and advises the family that there might be full recovery, the family can request ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. LERENA Yielding
Family Medicine 34 years experience
See your doctor: You didn't say if you use a condom with sex. It could be herpes. Are they painful? You didn't say whether they itch or are painful. It could be in... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. LERENA Yielding
Family Medicine 34 years experience
PID: Are you having pain during sex? You need to have an usg on your pelvic area to rule out ovarian cust or uterine fibroid. You need to be be checked f... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. LERENA Yielding
Family Medicine 34 years experience
YES, BUT NOT HEALTHY: When weight is lost the object is to gain muscle and lose fat. This is not a quick process. If you only lose weight and lose it fast, most likely yo... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. LERENA Yielding
Family Medicine 34 years experience
No: CPR helps with sudeden death due to arrhthmias. Cardiomegaly leads to heart failure. Some meds could poosible help, but not cpr.
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A 92-year-old member asked:
Dr. LERENA Yielding
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Yes: If patient is dnr, they should not have been called in the first place, and they should not provide heroic measures.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. LERENA Yielding
Family Medicine 34 years experience
NEED GLASSES: Have you had your eyes checked? Have you had your sugar checked. When did you last see a doctor?
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Yielding is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Yielding is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Thank you, your answer was very helpful! But to answer your question I did take a PT it was negative but my period was only 2days Long
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Awards

Top Family Physician, Second Place, Alabama - Winter
2013
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