A 21-year-old female asked:
i have just revently found out i have herpes 1 , i have never had any outbreak, can i still give oral sex to my partner?
1 doctor answer • 5 doctors weighed in
Obstetrics and Gynecology 42 years experience
Judiciously: If you have any sores around your mouth/lips-then no oral sex.
3.3k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Does breastfeeding influence women's sex drive?
3 doctor answers • 6 doctors weighed in
Pediatrics 25 years experience
Yes: The horomones that regulate breast milk production can result in dry and atrophic vaginal tissue. This can markedly decrease the sex drive.
Exhaustion from around the clock feedings also can have a dramatic impact on sex drive.
6.5k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 28-year-old member asked:
Will I be able to breastfeed if I have had a breast reduction?
5 doctor answers • 8 doctors weighed in
Obstetrics and Gynecology 33 years experience
No: Most women who have had breast reductions will find it difficult to nurse, and some may find it impossible. There's no harm in trying but it is important to be realistic. The operation relocates the nipple and disrupts the nerves that signal the brain to produce and release breast milk when the baby sucks. Sometimes there is adequate nerve function and with persistence nursing can succeed.
6.6k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 31-year-old member asked:
Since I became pregnant, i've had major breakouts. Is there anything I can do to make sure I don't get acne scars?
2 doctor answers • 9 doctors weighed in
Specializes in Preventive Medicine
Benzoyl peroxide: Most of the OTC skin products for acne are safe in pregnancy. Simple soap and water works great, as long as you understand that the high Progesterone levels in the first trimester are the cause for acne -- by the end of the third month, most major flare-ups are over.
6.7k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 24-year-old female asked:
Could I be pregnant if I had spotting the first day then light bleeding the next two days ?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Obstetrics and Gynecology 29 years experience
Yes: Have you had sex in ethe last month? If so do a pregnancy test and find out
5.7k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Saint Cloud, FL
A 30-year-old male asked:
If I have had one seizure in the past is it safe to undergo a light hypnosis for anxiety I do take Dilantin which is a untheroputic level?
2 doctor answers • 6 doctors weighed in
Pediatric Neurology 48 years experience
Get off it: Dilantin should be relegated to history. It is an old drug of high toxicity and major problems with use. Talk to your doctor about getting off or at least changing to a newer and safer seizure medication.
5.7k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Last updated May 22, 2017
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