Doctor Q&A for Dr. Kay Nelson

A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kay Nelson
Specializes in Family Medicine
No: Unless you've lost a lot of weight taking the Vyvance, the drug itself will NOT affect your period. Take a home pregnancy test. If + call doc and ge ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kay Nelson
Specializes in Family Medicine
Phlebitis: Probably phlebitis which is inflammation of superficial veins. Anti-inflammatory medications otc along with elevation of the hand may help. I think ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kay Nelson
Specializes in Family Medicine
Go see MD: Could be a variety of things, but at your age, without an injury, my first guess would be gout. So, go see MD
A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kay Nelson
Specializes in Family Medicine
Teabags: Boil a couple of teabags and place them under the gauze on top of the bleed. The caffeine in the teabag causes vasoconstriction and might help. If i ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kay Nelson
Specializes in Family Medicine
If it's not sunburn,: It could be rosacea. Use sunscreen with 45 SPF that covers UVA & UVB rays, and stay out of the sun, if you can. Rosacea also can cause red bumps ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kay Nelson
Specializes in Family Medicine
See MD: She is having a neurological problem and needs to see a medical doctor ASAP
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kay Nelson
Specializes in Family Medicine
You can't actually: You will not be able to tell if your cervix is dilating or not unless you have an examination by an MD. If you happen to know what your cervix feels ... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kay Nelson
Specializes in Family Medicine
PCP: GO SEE YOUR DOCTOR ASAP. If you don't have a doctor, go to an urgent care center. They can set you up with an MD.
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