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Breastfeeding With Endometritis
A friend has intramural uterine fibroids with frequent urination and pelvic discomfort. She is unmarried. Can fibroids be cured with homeopathy or aur?
Can try homeopathy: Pelvic pain and increased urinary frequency are classic bulk symptoms from fibroids. There are some homeopathic medicines that can help but in my experience often the symptoms progress until something more definitive is needed. Depending the age, number of fibroids, desire for future fertility, she may need either myomectomy (surgical removal of the fibroids) or uterine artery embolization (uae). ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Breastfeeding is providing nutrition to an infant using breat milk either directly by infant latching and sucking on the nipple or by feeding via bottle with expressed breast milk (when baby has difficulty suckling). Breast milk is the best milk for any baby but ...Read more
No: Breast feeding doesn't suppress ovulation more than a month or two in most women, so it won't suppress cysts (most of which are follicles or eggs) and it certainly won't prevent ovarian tumors entirely. Obviously too if it prevent endometrial thickening most breast feeders who conceived would miscarry as well. Pregnancy does have some positive effect on non genentic ovarian cancer prevention. ...Read more
Additionally: What if your nipples are cracked and bleeding? Data are insufficient to say yes or no. However, hcv is spread by infected blood. Therefore, if the hcv-positive mother's nipples and/or surrounding areola are cracked and bleeding, she should stop nursing temporarily. Instead, she should consider expressing and discarding her breast milk until her nipples are healed. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Bad pain during feeding with both nipples inflamated. Obg prescreibed oral amox with potassium clavulanate. Is it safe for feeding? Please help.
Pregnancy gingivitis: Pregnancy gingivitis is common during pregnancy because of the change in hormones. However it can be controlled with good brushing and flossing. It is important to see your dentist for routine exams and cleanings during pregnancy. Gingivitis can have an effect on fetal development so take excellent care of yourself and your mouth. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Common problem: Fibrocystic disease/changes is very common after menopause. Breasts feel lumpy and painful which is caused by cyst formation (fluid filled areas) due to hormonal changes. Some women may have these changes without being on their menstrual cycle. Caffeine may cause the cysts to be overactive resulting in pain. This is not related to cancer. ...Read more
Yes but be informed: It is very safe but there are some concerns that I have addressed in the video link below. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fybsihrevec&sns=em in fact it has been shown that women with silicone breast implants produce milk with less silicone than formula fed infants. There are other concerns about capsular contracture and ptosis which are discussed in the video. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
Yes, perfectly safe: Thiamine, also known as vitamin b1, is perfectly safe to take during pregnancy and when nursing and is essential for the health of you and your baby. Thiamine is used by our mitochondria to produce energy and is necessary for our brains to function. It is also an antioxidant. For more info see http://www.Vitamin-mineral-info.Com/vitamin-b1-thiamin.Php. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes: That combination could be used; there are other appropriate choices as well, not only 1 possible treatment. Good wishes. ...Read more
Does vaginal discharge have any connection with periods? Sometimes vaginal discharge increases sometimes decreases any connection with period?
Demand: Supply and Demand - the stimulation of the breast feeding signals the body how much milk to make. There are two breasts so many twin moms will feed with one on each side. Triplets take some juggling but can be done. Mom needs to drink lots of water, stay on prenatal vitamins, and relax. Stress and fatigue can reduce milk flow. See a lactation specialist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Not as safe as norma: Stressful pregnancies were carried with von willebrans diseases in all 3 types. Type i where factor xi is low, in ii not functioning problem is with type iii besides factor xi, viii will be low behaves like hemophilia , all types, excessive bleeding is expected, need to administer factors, to the optimal levels by experienced team ( ob, perinatologist , hematologist etc ). ...Read more