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How Can My Partner And I Stop The Transmission Of Pelvic Inflammatory Disease
In medicine and biology, transmission is the passing of a communicable disease from an infected host individual or group to a conspecific individual or group, regardless of whether the other individual was previously infected. Sometimes transmission can specifically mean infection of ...Read more
Hi,I suffer from herpes.My partner and I want to have sex.What's the percentage of the medication to prevent passing on the disease.
50%, also use condom: Presumably you mean genital herpes. If due to HSV2, treatment (valacyclovir or acyclovir) will reduce transmission chance by about 50-60%. Nearly 100% protection if you also use condoms and avoid sex during outbreaks. If HSV1, transmission risk is much lower, maybe no treatment needed. Discuss with your doctor, or visit one of UK's excellent NHS GUM clinics for expert, lifestyle-sensitive care. ...Read more
How can I overcome my barrier of pain and chronic illness (due to pcos and other complications) to be more intimate with my husband?
Hi,can herpes simplex 1 affect the skin.it's on both of my lips and it has also spread to my nose.My partner and I want to try for a baby.I would like to know which best medication to take?
Can someone carry STD (gono) without testing for the disease i also tested negative howver, i had the symptoms of gorno and the medicine cleared it up. Is it possible my girlfriend is a carrier and can still pass the germs howver weaken they are
Gonorrhea : Gonorrhea does not have a carrier state. A test always has the possibility of giving a false negative result. This is something to consider. Also you may have had another type of infection that was treated with the antibiotics you were given. Please use condoms to protect yourself in the future. ...Read more
Yesterday i start bleeding through the porosity of the head of my penis, can you please tell me why? And how can cure the problem?
Conjunctivitis: The most common form of chlamydial eye damage to a newborn infant is conjunctivitis, and it's treated with Erythromycin opthalmic ointment at time of birth. Premature birth, increase risk of fetal loss, abruption of the placenta and other congenital afflictions are of more concern in a woman with chlamydial infection during pregnancy. ...Read more
I stimulate myself with my shower hose. Is this bad for me? Will it cause any sort of infertility in the future?
No: As long as the pressure is not high enough to cause injury you should be fine. Want to avoid water getting up into vagina as this can disturb the normal bacterial balance there and lead to irritation and imbalance of the normal bacteria/fugi that live there as well as the normal acid/base balance in your vagina. Hope this helps. Best of luck. Dr R ...Read more
I can't stop chewing the inside of my mouth and I have peridontal disease is this dangerous with heart disease the cause if my dads death?
Eat Right!: Some of it's genetic, but a lot of it you can control by eating in a healthy way. Limit sugar intake drastically, including fructose and other forms of it - it's everywhere, but you can definitely enjoy eating without it! stay away from white processed carbs as much as possible, including rice and pasta - these things release sugar into the bloodstream quickly and have little nutritional value. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Pain after sex also feeling like I have to go to the toilet. Am currently treating oophoritis and salpingitis which is hard to cure.Is it the cause?
If in doubt: If it is severe, you may need surgery. When in doubt, it never hurts to seek a second opinion before having a procedure such as surgery. ...Read more
What can I do to reduce the stress of exams..I'm in pharmacy collage in my 4th year and the exsams are killing me..Can you help me please ?
Tune in & tap: Stress is often a function of overreacting to the situation with distressing thoughts. Practice dropping the thoughts and taking slow deep breaths as best you can. Stress can also be eased by tapping with your fingers at the following locations: forehead, under eyes, under nose, under bottom lip, and upper chest. This is referred to as energy tapping. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What might be the cause of left pelvic pain after menstruation and sexual contact?after giving birth 2 years ago, i started to have a vaginal itching until now, will this cause any problem in my reproductive system?
It might be an issue: You need to get examined by a GYN MD to determine the cause of your multiple issues as there are so many possibilities that I can't list them here. ...Read more
Both of my optic nerve in my eyes use to be swollen, i was wondering if i can start any kind of birth control or will the swell again?
Depends on cause: Discuss this very important question with the md (neurologist) who treated you during this time. I presume you had increased intracranial pressure which can be caused by many things, including oral contraceptives. The optic nerve edema can result in irreversible vision damage, so it is important not to precipitate this problem again. ...Read more
What can a woman do to expand her vaginal opening? What can a woman do to expand her vaginal opening? Shrinkage and tightening has developed from years of sexual inactivity. Im in my 50'sand would like to enjoy intercourse again.
Vaginal dilator tx: I agree with dr gilmore's answer about the use of topical estrogen therapy, and would like to add the suggestion of vaginal dilator therapy. Your gynecologist can order a set of vaginal dilators, that begin at a very tiny diameter, and are inserted into the vagina nightly, and gradually increasing sizes are utilized to ultimately attain a more pliable vaginal introitus, to be able to have intercou. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a family history of gastric/stomach cancers. What can I do to decrease my chances of coming down with this deadly disease. ?
Family history: How significant is your family history? How old was your family member diagnosed with stomach cancer. In certain familial gastric cancer syndrome -patient can be presented with gastric cancer at early age- like 20's even younger. In that case, serial endoscopy is needed and ultimately prophylactic surgery is needed. In non familial cancer-no clear guideline in screening. Avoid processed food, , . ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Ive got MARA in the blood and HCV geno type 1a in lots of pain where my liver is plus I can't get warm I can't getthe hepc treated until the MRSA iscleared out of my system but my MRSA the type that is antibiotic resistance.im tried most of the da?
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