Doctor Q&A for Dr. Susan Albow

A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Albow
22 years experience Integrative Medicine
Ideal body weight: A simple formula for women is to allow 100 pounds for being 5 feet tall and add 5 pounds for every inch taller than 5 feet. A fluctuation of 10 pound ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Susan Albow
22 years experience Integrative Medicine
Ringworm: Ringworm is a common fungal infection of the skin. The medical term is tinea. Ringworm can be successfully treated with anti fungal medications.
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Susan Albow
22 years experience Integrative Medicine
Weight loss: Losing weigh requires dedication and hard work. It is important to understand what a healthy body weight is for ourselves, and start to address the f ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Albow
22 years experience Integrative Medicine
Vaginal discharge: Any abnormal vaginal discharge needs evaluation for possible infection, pregnancy status, and sexually transmitted disease testing. Long term complica ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Albow
22 years experience Integrative Medicine
Tubal ligation: Tubal ligation is one of the most effective methods of birth control. In general, about 95 out of every 100 women who get their tubes tied will never ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Albow
22 years experience Integrative Medicine
Plan B: Plan B works through delaying or preventing ovulation, by interfering with fertilization. The FDA package insert also states that Plan B may inhibit i ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Susan Albow
22 years experience Integrative Medicine
Axillary Temperature: There are three places where your body temperature can be measured. These are mouth, armpit, and the rectal area. The location you are measuring the ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Susan Albow
22 years experience Integrative Medicine
CT scans: Imagining of the urinary tract can include the use of CT. A CT scan can show stones, infections, obstruction, cysts, tumors, and and traumatic injuri ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Susan Albow
22 years experience Integrative Medicine
Irregular menses: The majority of women have a regular menstrual cycle after puberty and before menopause. There are many possible reasons for irregular periods, inclu ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Albow
22 years experience Integrative Medicine
Hemorrhagic cyst: A hemorrhagic ovarian cyst is usually the result of bleeding into a functional cyst, such as during ovulation with a follicle. The majority of hemorr ... Read More
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