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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Michel
45 years experience Family Medicine
Resee the doctor now: You have quite a lot of issues. It might important to have you see your doctor as soon as possible. The medicine can do that but please make sure you ... Read More

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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Julie Abbott
44 years experience Preventive Medicine
The first step,: of course, is to make the correct diagnosis. First on my list of differential diagnoses would be Morton's Neuroma, a benign tumor usually located at t ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience Podiatry
Maybe: It could be just nerves getting the better of you.
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Doctor can evaluate: A primary care doctor and a neurologist can evaluate to see what might be going on. From this question, it's hard to tell exactly what sensations one ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anne Phelan-adams
Specializes in Family Medicine
If you are pregnant.: ...and having pain and vaginal bleeding, you must get medical care ASAP. While a fetus may go several hours w/o moving, if you've felt no movement fo ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jay Bradley
17 years experience LASIK Surgery
Baby movement: You generally should feel the baby move during the first pregnancy at 18-20 weeks. With subsequent pregnancies, movement can be found earlier. It is ... Read More
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Dr. Laura Webb
12 years experience Pediatrics
Immature circulation: Your baby's circulation is still in the process of developing. Purple hands and feet is just a result of this immaturity. You do not need to be conc ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Cohen
33 years experience Plastic Surgery
Lots of: Possibilities allergies liver failure environmental pathogens.... See your doc.
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Dr. Janesta Noland
Specializes in Pediatrics
Depends: During the first weeks of life, baby's nervous system is immature. Babies can shiver or shake related to that immaturity. In an older baby, shiverin ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
He might be: Asleep or just relaxed. He may react to tapping. But, remember his doesn't know that his mom is outside tapping and trying to communicate with him.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Hypercare: It should not be a problem for your one month old baby.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bin Sung
Dr. Bin Sung answered
33 years experience Pediatrics
Allergic or infected: If it's kind of red and warm to touch with itchiness--local allergic relation. If it's red, hard, hot and tender to touch-- infection.
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Did you discuss with: Your OB as your OB should have already discussed the possible causes, and plan of action for the rest of your pregnancy and your OB should be consulti ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Deborah Ungerleider
35 years experience Pediatrics
Babies love to suck,: so it's not unusual for your baby to suck even when nothing is in his mouth.That sucking can lead to increased drooling also. Many babies do start to ... Read More
A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Toewalking: It is common for kids to toe-walk initially. The toe grasp reflex initially makes this quite normal as they learn to walk but they usually settle & wa ... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sourendra Raut
17 years experience Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
Physical therapy: The combination of the added baby weight, increased ligament laxity with pregnancy has probably exposed an underlying weakness the already existed in ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
No, it doesn't: Mean that your baby is chilly.
A female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
You are pregnant!: This is a normal circumstance when a baby grows and puts pressure on your pelvis during pregnancy. It is too late to back out of the process at this s ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience Clinical Psychology
Shaking & stomach: Dear Friend. You sound very anxious and MAY have a stomach problem. Please see you doctor for help. Peace and good health.
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bryan Levey
26 years experience Pediatrics
Because he should: Babies have broad, prominent heads, small noses, and large eyes. In a psychology text i read once, it was termed the "cuteness factor.".
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lori Semel
34 years experience Pediatrics
Bf and menses: Many women do not get their period when they breastfeed. This is normal and has nothing to do with your overall health. You can get pregnant though, s ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Wallen
34 years experience Pediatrics
I'm not 100%: certain I understand what your describing but I think this is a disturbing finding and needs evaluated by a Dr. pronto. This sounds like something ca ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Albert Pizzo
59 years experience Family Medicine
Preg back pain: This is very common in mothers as the fetus and uterus grows larger as pregnancy advances. This does not effect the pregnancy. Try other sleep posit ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Consider it a...: With all the billions of dollars spent each year on hair removal, just because people don't want to have hairs here or hairs there, consider it a bles ... Read More

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