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Depends on you!: Some women enjoy horror movies, and for those women i think it is fine to watch horror movies while they are pregnant. Other women get bothered by horror movies, so those bothered by them shouldn't watch them. Not because it would cause a pregnancy problem but because it would be stressful. Also some pregnant women find they don't want to see movies with pregnant women with problems. ...Read more
Obstetricians deal with pregnancy and helping women to have a healthy baby. Gynecology deals with women's reproduction health, so gynecologists treat reproductive health problems like irregular periods, vaginitis, abnormal pap tests. Gynecologists also help women to maintain or achieve overall health--and so address issues of ...Read more
Movies: There are no restrictions on the type of movies a pregnant woman chooses to watch. ...Read more
Age 52. Family hist ovarian c.Inter menstral bleeding. Doc visit NO bimanual exam. Book ultrsound. Concerned. Shouldnt doc bimanual?
Concussion 2yrs ago w/PCS. Ever since, if watch tv/movie w/flashing lights, get headache & strange, intense, painful depression ep. What's happening?
Hysterectomy 24 yrs ago. Uterus & cervix removed. Vaginal bleeding. Family Dr. says it's a polyp..have a referral to see Gyn. What happens now? I'm 66
Polyp: If there is a polyp there, it is likely that the doctor will remove or at least biopsy it. After a hysterectomy or menopause the most common reason for bleeding is the thinning of the vaginal tissue due to low estrogen levels. This is called atrophic vaginitis. Occasionally, after a hysterectomy there will be granulation tissue or "proud flesh" at the cuff which can resemble a polyp and bleed. ...Read more
Absolutely!: Well, maybe i shouldn't be so enthusiastic. After all, it depends upon why you want experience. If you want to see if medicine is a good career for you, then hanging out w/any physician should be a good experience. Of course, it helps if you volunteer in office w/energized physician who loves what s/he is doing rather than someone who's burned out! positive staff helps, too! good luck! ...Read more
Yes: The interesting range of emotions, fear, generated as you view a movie will produce some hormonal changes in your body & those will be part of babies environment.There is no evidence that this produces anything worst than your bodies response to the stresses of daily living. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can you advise for approaching disrespectful, dangerous, unprofessional hospital after obscene situation.?
Not sure I understan: Please re-ask and be more specific about what you would like to know. For an in-depth discussion consider discussing with your medical provider or asking a provider on Healthtap Prime or Concierge. ...Read more
I'm hysterectomized +surgical menopause + plus sexually inactive.yesturday vaginal bleeding.today I 't all ok. Should I see a gynaecologist?thanks
19f whenever I have sex, got an urinary tract infection . Female porn stars happy after 10y work.Super woman or better doctors!.?
Forceps assisted delivery 9w ago and Mirena (levonorgestrel) fitting 4w ago. Dr removed vaginal polyp. Related? Dr explained why hut don't remember. Concerned!
Scared of horror movies and me being kidnapped. Saw a clip from the movie "saw" and this man tortued a guy who threatened to save everyone am i safe?
I learned when I : was about six years old that scarey movies terrified me. Against my better judgment, I watched several scarey movies since then. Each time it scared the heck out of me - NOT FUN ! Does "clip" mean an ad for it? If you are writing to us - you must be really scared. Please let your parents know so that they can provide you with comfort and a sense of safety. If you have a dog - being with your ...Read more
8mo's trouble finding words forgetting what Saying, Paused speech. Boss & cust. notice. drneuropsych said avg score, delayed response. Where go answrs?
Friend had early misscariage at 4-5wks.she attributes it to many vaginal ultrsounds.she's pregnant again,brown discharge.risk with vaginal uktrasound?
Risk very very small: There is no scientific evidence that vaginal ultrasounds cause "early miscarriages". Advise your friend to consult a knowledgeable Ob geneticist and / or a specialist in Reproductive Endocrinology - Infertility who can help her understand the challenges and possible causes of early pregnancy losses. ...Read more
Menstrual cups or tampons? Which r better for young teen virgins? Don't say it's about personal preference
Sorry to disappoint.: Despite your assertation "Don't say it's about personal preference", it is... There is not medical research as to what is "best" - the choice of product to use during menstruation is a personal one that should be made based on comfort and preference. It is your body, make the choice that you are most comfortable with. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
ER Dr took ultrasound of gallbladder & verbally communicated nothing abnormal; should I expect written report or images to share with my PC Physician?
Depends: If the only ultrasound that you had was done in the ER by the ER Physician there may not be a formal report of that study outside of any note in the ER record made by the ER Physician. Your PC Physician should be able to get a copy of the ER record if you sign for a release for the info or if you specified you Physician to the ER staff. A formal Radiology exam will have a separate report. ...Read more