Doctor Q&A for Dr. Kristen Dall-winther

A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kristen Dall-winther
16 years experience Family Medicine
Question?: I’m not sure what your question is here, but post nasal drip can be due to allergies or infection. Often, a nasal steroid like Flonase, a netti pot a ... Read More
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kristen Dall-winther
16 years experience Family Medicine
Be seen: Black stools often indicate blood in the stool. With the burning you are having, I would worry about a stomach ulcer. Please be seen in person for f ... Read More
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A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kristen Dall-winther
16 years experience Family Medicine
Please discard: Please discard your expired products. Studies are only done to ensure safety and potency for the period of time guaranteed by the expiration date. A ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kristen Dall-winther
16 years experience Family Medicine
Please be seen: If you have a corneal abrasion, or think you might due to it feeling like there is something in your eye, it is important to be seen in primary or urg ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kristen Dall-winther
16 years experience Family Medicine
Depends on the cause: Unlikely that the weight loss itself would cause your period to be late, though if you are restricting calories severely, or exercising a lot, both of ... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kristen Dall-winther
16 years experience Family Medicine
You still have lupus: Lupus is not a curable condition, unfortunately. Most likely, the plaquenil has been controlling your lupus well, which is why your labs may have imp ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kristen Dall-winther
16 years experience Family Medicine
In Moderation: Buttermilk is a high-fat milk that does not have any unique health benefits. It is important to make sure you are getting enough calcium per day (at ... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kristen Dall-winther
16 years experience Family Medicine
See a Doctor: I would recommend seeing a physician in person or online for further evaluation. Painless swelling can represent everything from a benign (won’t hurt ... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kristen Dall-winther
16 years experience Family Medicine
Probably ok: Would be helpful to see a pic of this spot to know what it is & whether it is any cause for concern. Most light brown bumps are going to be benig ... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kristen Dall-winther
16 years experience Family Medicine
Yes, it’s possible: If it is true that there aren’t any genetic, hormonal, infectious or physical causes, your hair should again thicken. Best of luck!
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