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How do I check for a bleeding problem if I get nosebleeds twice a month?

How do I check for a bleeding problem if I get nosebleeds twice a month?

See an MD: Nose bleeds are usually not due to bleeding problems but local issues, e.G, dryness. You may try putting a little emollient in the external nares, being careful to not overdo it since you do not want the emollient getting into your lungs. If that does not reduce the frequency of bleeds, you should see a doctor for investigation. ...Read more

Dr. Franklyn Gergits
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Nosebleed (Definition)

A nosebleed is a symptom in which there is enough bleeding in the nose for a person to see it coming out of the nose or taste it going down the throat. Nosebleeds are often due to a broken small blood vessel, and stop when a clot forms at the break in the blood vessel. ...Read more


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I took 6000mg a day of Vitamin c and I got my period after I didn't see it for a month (pregnant).. do I still have to go to a doctor for a check up?

I took 6000mg a day of Vitamin c and I got my period after I didn't see it for a month (pregnant).. do I still have to go to a doctor for a check up?

Yes-: In general you should not exceed 2000 mg of Vit C a day- there are issues with it even though it is a water soluble vitamin. It can also cause problems with absorbing too much iron, which can cause very serious health issues. See you doctor to review your supplements and general health. http://www.mayoclinic.org/healthy-living/nutrition-and-healthy-eating/expert-answers/vitamin-c/faq-20058030 ...Read more

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Is it okay if I take a stool softener every day for about 2 weeks? I have a hemorrhoid and I'm trying to heal it & going for a checkup then

Is it okay if I take a stool softener every day for about 2 weeks?  I have a hemorrhoid and I'm trying to heal it & going for a checkup then

Stool softener: Yes, it should be fine until you see a specialist for your condition. You may also eat a high fiber diet, drink more fluids, eat more fruits and vegetables to help with your symptoms as well. ...Read more

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I have had my period for two weeks. If the bleeding doesn't stop should I go to a doctor?

I have had my period for two weeks. If the bleeding doesn't stop should I go to a doctor?

Yes: There are many causes of prolonged menstrual bleeding and you should be evaluated by a physician. I recommend not waiting another week. ...Read more

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What can I do if i've had a UTI for over a month?

What can I do if i've had a UTI for over a month?

See Doctor: Sometimes it's not a uti. You need cultures and if there is no bacteria you need a workup for other things. See your doc and get cultured. www.peedoc.com. ...Read more

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Nose bleed- I have been having nose bleed for the past 4 day. Do you think I should see a doctor?

Nose bleed- I have been having nose bleed for the past 4 day. Do you think I should see a doctor?

Nose bleeds: Most commonly nose bleeds are of benign nature especially when associated with nasal congestion and sinus pressure symptoms. Sometimes there are other reasons associated with bleeding disorders, especially when you have bleeding in other areas or easy bruising. Try to follow up with your pcp if your symptoms don't get better, bleeding is a lot or associated with other bleeding sites in your body. ...Read more

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What can I do if I have had a migraine for over a week?

What can I do if I have had a migraine for over a week?

Botox and Surgery: Long term relief of migraines can be achieved with botox. If you have a good response, you may be a candidate for surgery. Surgery has been shown to dramatically decrease the frequency and intensity of migraines. www.themigrainereliefcenter.com. ...Read more

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Hi I masturbated for a month and stppedfor a week if I continue will i get memory loss or smthing else?

Hi I masturbated for a month and stppedfor a week if I continue will i get memory loss or smthing else?

Myth: There are many cultural taboos involving sex and particularly self sex. No it doesn't make you go blind, stop growing, have worse acne,reduce chances of fertility later,etc. Masturbation is considered part of the normal sexual awakening of humans. It is more prevalent earlier in adolescence than later,and can be done excessively,to the point of self harm or social isolation. For most =not ...Read more

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I have a nicotine test for a job. I smoke abt. A pack a day. I want to quite what should i do to pass the test.

I have a nicotine test for a job. I smoke abt. A pack a day. I want to quite what should i do to pass the test.

Quit Smoking!: Nicotine metabolites stick around for about three days in the saliva. As little as one cigarette can be detected consistently. You are not going to be able to fool the test. ...Read more

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What to do if i just had a nose bleed after sneezing a few times, should I be concerned?

What to do if i just had a nose bleed after sneezing a few times, should I be concerned?

Not usually: A combination of nasal irritation by whatever is causing the sneezing and the sudden increase in blood pressure can cause nasal bleeding. As long as it is infrequent, without major blood loss, and no other nasal symptoms such as congestion then can probably safely observe. ...Read more

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What can I use for nose bleeds if I don't have a doctor?

What can I use for nose bleeds if I don't have a doctor?

Pinch the nose: Pinch the nose till the bleeding stops. Here is a video with more info for you http://www.Youtube.Com/watch?V=dp_i-gja7ui. ...Read more

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Is it bad if you have your period for two times a month?

Maybe ok.: Menstral cycles are usually 28 days in length. Since some months have 31 days, there may be some months when you have more than one cycle. It is also not unusual to have an occasional irregular cycle, but this should not be a regular occurrence. If cycles become too frequent , especially if they are too heavy, this may mean you have a hormone imbalance and your health may be in danger.See provider. ...Read more

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Do I have to see a doctor on a regular basis while I am pregnant?

Prenatal Care: Prenatal care is important for a healthy baby & mother. Please read this fact sheet. It has great information about prenatal care: http://www.Womenshealth.Gov/publications/our-publications/fact-sheet/prenatal-care.Cfm. ...Read more

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I have a old scar and it is bleeding. Should i go see a doctor. I have diabetes

I have a old scar and it is bleeding. Should i go see a doctor. I have diabetes

Yes: An old scar should not bleed. If there is bleeding, i would be concerned about a growth in the area. Squamous cell carcinomas, a type of skin cancer, can happen in long-standing chronic scarring conditions. Please have a dermatologist evaluate this right away. ...Read more

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When should I see a doctor for my hives? I have had them for a month.

When should I see a doctor for my hives? I have had them for a month.

Dermatologist: Do not waste time with any other doc. Chronic urticaria is defined as hives for 6 weeks with no obvious cause. You are probably there. But you need to be evaluated because there are different types of hives. It is essential to define this. Treatment depends on it. This is done by asking questions and looking at you. Be sure to bring all meds, supplements, vitamins. Allergy and other tests are not ...Read more

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I think I have a ovarian cyst that's bleeding internally, I can only see my doctor in a week, should I go to a Hospital? Not sure how serious this is?

I think I have a ovarian cyst that's bleeding internally, I can only see my doctor in a week, should I go to a Hospital? Not sure how serious this is?

Only if it worsens: Have you had problems with this in the past? It can be quite painful but will usually subside in a few days. You need a diagnosis from MD. If pain or symptoms change go to Emergency Room. Which side is it on? If on right do you have your appendix? ...Read more

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Every time i carry a heavy purse for a ling period of time a get vertigo who should i go to get checked? I think i have a positional vertigo help pls.

Every time i carry a heavy purse for a ling period of time a get vertigo who should i go to get checked? I think i have a positional vertigo help pls.

Vascular: Dizziness in a young female from one-sided purse shoulder strap might have vascular dysfunction of Subclavian Steal Syndrome or Thoracic Outlet Syndrome. A vascular surgeon can order ultrasound arterial evaluations and other studies to discern. ...Read more

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The is a bloody discharge after my periods it almost a week now. Do I need to see a doctor?

The is a bloody discharge after my periods it almost a week now.  Do I need to see a doctor?

Menstrual blood: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections ; hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test . There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more

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Bloody Nose (Definition)

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Nose Bleeds (Definition)

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