Doctor Q&A for Dr. Cassandra Hornbuckle

A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cassandra Hornbuckle
14 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Hard to say: It does the some time for hormone levels to return to normal, however if you have been having unprotected sex since that time there is no way to tell ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cassandra Hornbuckle
14 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: You need to see your ob as soon as an appointment is available to investigate this. Brown discharge in pregnancy is not normal but may not be anything ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Cassandra Hornbuckle
14 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Local health departm: You can be treated at the local health department, typically for free. This is a sexually transmitted infection and as such both partners need treatm ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cassandra Hornbuckle
14 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
11 to 14 days: For an accurate result you can take a urine pregnancy test 11 to 14 days after unprotected intercourse. If conception did happen with that one event, ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Cassandra Hornbuckle
14 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not likely an STD: In order to get a sexually transmitted disease, there has to be sexual contact of some kind. Sexual contact does not always involve penetration into t ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cassandra Hornbuckle
14 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Usually immediately: Fertility returns immediately upon discontinuation of the ring, unless the hormones were masking another underlying disorder. If no menses in 3 mo, se ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cassandra Hornbuckle
14 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Counseling note: Typically for an emotionally traumatic experience you would need a note or letter from a counselor or psychologist who treated you for this issue. If ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cassandra Hornbuckle
14 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Absolutely!: Unless you've had a hysterectomy, then its always possible! If you are 15 days late and you have regular cycles then take a pregnancy test.If you are ... Read More
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A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cassandra Hornbuckle
14 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Oh my.....: Teaching staff absolutely cannot dictate a girl's choice in this matter. Humiliating a girl into wearing a tampon or bleeding everywhere is unacceptab ... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Cassandra Hornbuckle
14 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Ignore: Try popsicles. The sugar is absorbed through your cheeks so food never enters your stomach.
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