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Breast Feel Heavy And Tender
My breasts feel very heavy and tender after I sit up from lying down. Its very painful. They're always tender anyway. What could this be?
Breast feel extremely heavy, blue veins, nipples tender when touched, and irritability. What could these be symptoms of?
Doctor can evaluate: A doctor can screen for breast disorders, and check to see if there is a medical issue, if a woman has mild menstrual-related symptoms. Many women have some variation of mucus discharge, of periods, or a missed period on occasion. Some women feel normal after a few days, but others have bothersome symptoms and follow-up with a doctor. A pregnancy test can be done if there is a chance of pregnancy. ...Read more
Sometimes: I suspect the hormones changes after a d and c are contributing to breasts feeling sore and heavy. Wear a well fitting bra. This should resolve in a week or two. ...Read more
Tender breasts: Absolutely!Get a more detailed answer ›
Pregnant?: You could be pregnant. Take a home test or see your doctor. ...Read more
I've had lumpy tender heavy breasts for 6 weeks been my doctors had a period but was far longer than normal?
Cycle related: So you are describing breast symptoms leading up to an abnormal period after an abnormal inter-period interval. This is worthy of a workup that would include testing of thyroid function and screening for diabetes, for example. Your symptoms are clearly linked to abnormal cycling which in most cases is hormonal in nature. ...Read more
My breast feel heavy and fuller if that makes sence they are tender and sore to the touch does this mean they are just growing?
Me and my partner are trying for a baby my ovulation was 20th october but for the last 2 days I have got really heavy and sore breasts?
Usually a heavy bleeder. This month my cycle came down without notice. I usually have tender breast. And it wasn't as heavy as usual. Help?
Last week my breast started getting sore more so the left and I noticed they were a little heavier this week the pain has lighten up but the are way?
Sore breasts: Your breast tissue responds to lots of different things...like hormones, caffeine, stress...they are not exactly a static organ. Do an exam twice a month. One should be two weeks after your period and the other during. You have to be familiar with your body to know what's normal for you. ...Read more
My breasts are really sore! Over the past two years I've gained some weight and they seemed to grow! I'm a gg cup! Please help?
Very common: That is very common as breasts get bigger. You're best off trying to lose the weight so the breasts can shrink down to a size without pain. For some women this can be difficult, but likely it's worth it in the long run because it's win/win. If you are at a normal bmi (19-24.9) then you may be a candidate for breast reduction surgery to help with the pain. ...Read more
Fibrocystic Breast: Fibrocystic breast disease is a known illness to produce tender lumpy breasts. ...Read more
I have recently started taking a biotin and have noticed my breast feeling heavier and sore within a month of taking it, is biotin the cause of this?
Not likely: Look for other reasons.Get a more detailed answer ›
Am ovulating, have slightly tender, slightly pains in my breasts, gained little weight, slightly vibration in my Virgina, last period was 4th may 2014?
Likely pregnant: Take a pregnancy test. If positive, you have your answer. If negative, wait a few days and the feeling should pass. If it does not pass, see your regular doctor ...Read more
Breast size increasing? Every month my breasts enlarge drastically, then go back to normal days later, they are heavy/sore. What is this? Female 20yrs
Annoying: This type of reaction of one's breasts to the hormones of the ovary (estrogen, but more significantly, progesterone) is annoying, but unfortunately, normal. An idea would be to take birth control pills as that would override your body's own hormone levels of Progesterone which are causing this water retention and soreness. If you're overweight, weight loss can help too. Sorry you're going thru. ...Read more
Losing weight but breasts are increasing in cup size, recently I have had a really sore back, always had a large chest but never back problems til now?
Pregnant? : Enlarging breasts after puberty is finished for most women, especially with weight loss, always makes me think of pregnancy. You could be just increasing your breast size later than usual. If you are having pain due to size, I would see a doctor to discuss reduction. But either way be sure you're wearing a very supportive bra that is the correct size. ...Read more
Normal variation: Fibrocystic breasts is the technical term and is very common in many, many women. I usually point it out doing breast exams so women know what it is. It is caused by hormones and breast structure. Sometimes limiting caffeine and taking vitamin e can make it better, but in my years have not found it real effective treatment. Birth control pills can make it worse. Still do your self brest exams! ...Read more
HCG vs Prolactin:
A few possibilities:
2) elevated prolactin which is the hormone that induces lactation
for 1, get a pregnancy test for home use in your pharmacy, 2 your physician can test for this hormone, particularly if you have a discharge or milk coming out of your nipples, and 3 if you are in the last week before your menses. ...Read more
My breasts/nipples were very sore about a week ago and are now less sore but my breast now feel very heavy. Is this normal?
Is it normal for one breast to be painful(tender) and heavy 2 weeks before period? Have had this once before. What is it called?
Cysts?: Could be cystic. Cysts can enlarge and cause discomfort. Hope this helps. ...Read more
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