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Home Remedies For Darkening Of Nipples
What can cause erect nipples that aren't sore at all, prominent montgomery glands, and darkening of areolas besides pregnancy?
Many things: If your nipples are always like that then this may just be how you were built. Cold, tight bras, friction, hormonal changes can all cause a temporary change in nipple appearance. Schedule a visit and have a doctor help if you are concerned. ...Read more
Am I pregnant? I'm experiencing nausea, headaches, enlarged breasts, darkening of nipples as well as white on the tips of my nipples
Sounds very likely: Start by purchasing an otc pregnancy test. If negative still see a physician. ...Read more
Breasts sore with sharp pains. Slight darkening of nipples. One more than other. Feel full. Crampy on occasion. Period due 5 days. No vomit. Pregnant?
Possibly pregnant: Your symptoms could be caused by pregnancy or ovarian cysts. Check a pregnancy test and if pains continue then see your obgyn. ...Read more
Hello doctor I get operated for gynaecomastia I'm free for past 1 yr But often I get itching inside of left nipple any home remedy and any problem?
I am 12 weeks pregnant and my nipples are itching so bad I can't take it they are becoming sore. Is there any home remedy I can do?
Several to try:
I would advise an herbal salve to moisturize and soothe. You can try coconut oil, calendula in olive oil or as a cream, or an ointment made esp. For breastfeeding moms called Lansinoh. I also recommend a product called All Good Goop available at many health food stores:
http://www. Elementalherbs. Com/all-good-goop-2oz/ ...Read more
I am a breast feeding mother of 14 weeks infant. Nipples crack few times. Wat is the home remedy for it?
Shea butter: Apply 2-3 x/day and make sure you clean off with mild soap/water and rinse b4 breast feeding. Worked great 4 me for twins! ...Read more
Calming cream: I suggest either aloe or calming cream. ...Read more
Is there any procedure to grow chest hair?? any home remedy? Please suggest me. My age is now 25+
There really isn't: Topical minoxidil isn't very effective; it's pricey and you'd need to use it for life. About 5% of US guys are completely smooth, and also have thin beards and don't go bald. Many women say they prefer this, and many "hunks" shave there. Paul Newman, the first "ripped" actor, had zero chest. Your physical fitness, which is completely under your control, overrides where you do and don't have hair. ...Read more
Everyone is saying medicines is not good for two mnth old baby then hw I do treatment of cough n chest muscus of my baby in home feeling sad help need?
Everyone is right!: Your baby is too young to take medicines without a doctor directly involved. Take your baby to a doctor for Dx and Tx as soon as possible. Till then, provide your nursing milk and prevent mucus from drying out w/ warm water. Crying may be OK as baby's way to clear out passages. ...Read more
My doctor has diagnosed me with many seborrheic keratoses on my chest and back. Is there a home remedy or OTC product that I can use to remove these?
Barnacles: If these are benign seb ks, no need to do anything. Occasionally they will flake off. Some wart removers and freeze off solutions work. Be sure if these get removed, you know what they are. If you remove a dysplastic mole or lesion you may miss a skin cancer. I would check again with your physician before self treatment. ...Read more
Swam yesterday. Now I have very sore throat & upper chest pain. Coughing. Earache. No sneezing/runny nose. Sinus sufferer. Any at home remedy?
Sore nipples: If the sore nipples are not because you are nursing your baby. Please seek consultation from a physician who specializes in the treatment of breasts. In rare cases there could be an infection, or very rare a type of breast cancer. Please don't worry, I'm just giving answers if you are not actively breast feeding. If the other notable physicians remedies don't seem to help. Please reconsult. ...Read more
Need more info: Without seeing these and knowing your full history you would be much better off seeing a doctor and showing these to them. ...Read more
Air, change latch:
Bloody nipples for a nursing mom are primarily caused by an improper latch. When nursing in a cradle hold, be sure that your baby's belly is touching yours, and that your nipple is at the level of her mouth so she is not pulling. You should also allow your breast air-dry after nursing.
You might consider having a lactation specialist help you heal. ...Read more
Usually, no!: Teenage boys can develop gynecomastia of varying degrees that can spontaneously regress in most cases as hormones "settle down." but many males still have mixed glandular/fatty gynecomastia. Obesity-related gynecomastia can diminish with weight loss, but glandular gynecomastia requires plastic surgical excision by an expert. Severe cases require skin removal as well (do not allow a female pattern). ...Read more
Gynecomastia is mass of breast tissue in the male breast. It can form a bump of fullness that can range from only palpable to embarrassingly large.
The prefix pseudo means false or fake. Anything that causes the appearance of gynecomastia, but is not due to glandular tissue is termed pseudogynecomastia. The most common cause is fat. Pubescent gyneco can resolve. Surgery is the most common cure. ...Read more
Sorry to say, and time will heal.
Please make sure the skin was not pierced, if so you need to clean the area with soap and water three times a day and may also need to be seen and receive a prescription for antibiotics... ...Read more