Dr. Cheyenne Babcock
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Cigarettes and breathing tubes? I smoke a pack of cigarettes a day, will the breathing tube put in during a surgery make it painful to smoke afterwards? In brief: SmokingSURGERYSee 1 more answer
Smoking is a destructive habit, and of the damage that it causes to your respiratory system we could talk for a very long time.
Will I have future back issues from an epidural? My mother has severe back issues and a specialist told her its caused by an epidural she had over 20 years ago, is this normal? In brief: No,EPIDURAL FEMALE HEALTHSee 1 more answer
No, it is not normal in that it is not true.
Why can't I have an epidural and deliver in the water? Why is it that you can't have an epidural and give birth in water? In brief: WaterEPIDURALSee 3 more answers
Water birth is a birth option offered in some hospitals and birthing centers, but it is not an option if you have an epidural in place.
How is local anesthesia given? I'm having a bunion removed and i will be under local anesthesia, is there going to be a tube down my throat? In brief: UsuallyANESTHESIA BUNION LOCAL ANESTHESIASee 3 more answers
Usually not. If your surgeon plans to do local anesthesia (and most podiatrists are great at nerve blocks for the foot and ankle), then he or she intends to provide that for you.
Will an epidural effect the baby? Will an epidural effect the baby? Is being born without an epidural healthier for the baby? In brief: PriorEPIDURALSee 2 more answers
Prior to epidural pain relief in labor, the choices were limited to intravenous medications with multiple side effects.
Will having an epidural effect my delivery? Will the epidural slow down my birth or speed it up? In brief: ThisEPIDURAL FEMALE HEALTHSee 1 more answer
This is a matter of significant controversy amongst doctors and in the medical literature- which means that no matter how i answer it, i will be dead wrong according to some.
How quickly will the numbness wear off? I've seen a lot of births, and some of their epidurals wore off immediately some didn't, what is the average amount of time? In brief: TheEPIDURAL NUMBNESS OR TINGLINGSee 2 more answers
The duration of the medications given via an epidural catheter (tube) varies depending on the exact local anesthetic that is being infused, the concentration of it, and the dose.
How can I deal with chronic pain? My sister has fibromyalgia, being that she's only a teenager, what is the best way for her to deal with the pain? In brief: FibromyalgiaCHRONIC PAIN SYNDROME FIBROMYALGIA PERSISTENT PAIN HYPNOSIS ADOLESCENT TEENAGER YOUNG HEALTH OLD HEALTH FEMALE HEALTHSee 1 more answer
Fibromyalgia is a complex, chronic condition that is poorly understood and requires long-term management.
How will my airway be maintained during surgery? I am having wisdom teeth pulled as well as a temporary anchorage device put in, how will my airway be maintained during surgery? In brief: OralSURGERY TOOTH EXTRACTION WISDOM TEETHSee 2 more answers
Oral surgeons are highly trained specialists and as a part of their training they learn how to provide general anesthesia.
Will i wake up to soon? Is there a chance i will wake up while still having surgery, does this happen and if it does will i remember it? In brief: WeSURGERY ANESTHESIASee 1 more answer
We call that awareness under anesthesia- it occurs when a patient arouses during a procedure enough to form memories when they were intended to be completely anesthetized.