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History Of Breast Infection While Breastfeeding
Infections are invasions of some other organism (fungus, bacteria, parasite) or viruses into places where they do not belong. For instance, we have normal gut bacteria that live within us without causing problems; however, when those penetrate the bowel wall and enter the bloodstream, ...Read more
What is the odds for breast cancer for women in her 40s with dense breast and no other risk factors?
Yes: Check out the following link: http://ww5.komen.org/BreastCancer/NotHavingChildrenorHavingFirstAfterAge35.htmlGet a more detailed answer ›
Sensation of milk let down in one breast, not breasfeeding. No other visible change in breast or lump. Is this breast cancer symptom?
Is mastitis purely developed from breast feeding, lactation etc or just the sucking of nipple that develops it and therefore infects?
My wife is breast feeding our 2 week old. What are the signs/symptoms of yeast infection of the breast that would require systemic prescription vs topical rx?
White plaques: White plaques on inside cheeks.Get a more detailed answer ›
Does taking a collagen supplement like collagen powder increase the risk of breast cancer? I have a family history of breast cancer.
Since breastfeeding requires more iron in the mother's body, could you still get symptoms of hemacromatosis while breastfeeding?
From research, mastitis is common when breastfeeding, I have all symptoms of mastitis but not breastfeeding, so is this from partner sucking breast?
Other causes: Mastitis is common while breastfeeding, but there are other causes, and often unrelated to suckling on the nipple. There is also a severe form of breast cancer called inflammatory breast cancer that can look just like mastitis, with redness and warmth and swelling of the breast skin. You should have your physician examine you. ...Read more
Yes!!: Breast feeding is thought to be "protective" for breast cancer. However, there are many other factors that go into breast cancer risk. So, breast feed with the reassurance you are reducing your overall risk, but please speak with your physician about the many other factors (family history, smoking, age of first period, etc.) that effect your overall risk. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
20y old female newly married. Always taker of Sotalol 80mg/day. Any side effects on baby during the pregnancy and the breast feeding?
Sotalol: If you have An arrhyhmia and a,re taking the drug you will probably need to be carefully monititor by your OB and cardiologist ...Read more
PCOS women feel better after giving birth & beneficial continue while breast feeding,at breast feeding what happens to hormones and pcos symptoms?
Breastfeeding 1 time a day.... Getting intermittent sensitivity in right breast. Had clear u/s. Is it likely nursing related or breast cancer ?
I'm a 32 year old healthy female and there is no family history of breast cancer.What are my chances of developing breast cancer?
If a breastfeeding mother inhale pm2.5 while moving around, will that compromise the safety of her breast milk?
PM 2.5 particulates: The small particulates we deal with daily are no worse than the smoke from fires out distant great great grand parents dealt with.The placenta and your own bodies waste removal system (kidney, liver) sifts through your blood and purifies it before it crosses into the breast milk.All of us should avoid fumes from known toxins, oil paint, pesticides for our own health. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Breast is filling with milk After stopping breast feeding for my 1year kid, how to stop secretion of milk my breast is hard and sometimes red in color?
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
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