i have acne on the underside of my right breast. my doc. said they are cysts. not! they are blackheads & whiteheads in the hair pores. if i squeese them, they empty just like on a face, some of them get large & purple. what causes this?
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Dermatology 15 years experience
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Is japanese encephalitis vaccine safe while pregnant or breast-feeding?
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Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Probably yes: It is an inactivated virus, so theoretical it is safe if all ingredients are. It has no category so safety is unknown. If you can wait, wait.
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A 28-year-old member asked:
Ive heard that adding vitamins a and d to diet during pregnancy may help control skin itchiness and rashes. Is this true? How much should I take?
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Obstetrics and Gynecology 27 years experience
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A 36-year-old member asked:
How can I prevent my infant from getting chronic ear infections that run in the family?
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Pediatrics 27 years experience
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A 21-year-old member asked:
I have a weak grip, tingling in my fingers and pain in my neck. Do I have thoracic outlet syndrome?
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Family Medicine 60 years experience
Thoracic Outlet: You may or you may not. There are numerous conditions that can cause these symptoms. You should consult with your doctor about this problem.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
What can be done for head and neck pain from arthritis in the cervical spine?
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Sleep Medicine 44 years experience
Neck pain: This needs to be checked to assess the severity if no significant pathology anti inflammatory meds and muscle relaxants may help as will exercise and pt.
5.7k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Last updated May 25, 2018
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