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How do you know exactly when you ovulate and when to try and get pregnant?

How do you know exactly when you ovulate and when to try and get pregnant?

Predictors: Hello. You can download a ovulation predictor chart from the internet or you can buy an ovulation predictor kit at your local drug store. ...Read more

Dr. Carole Miller
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Cyclophosphamide (Definition)

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How do you know when you are going to get your period?

How do you know when you are going to get your period?

Your 1st period: Menarche usually occurs between ages 11 & 13 in the us. However for some their period could start as early as age 9 & for others not until 16. Before you have a period, you will have noticed breast development, pubic hair & white to yellowish vaginal discharge. Before the first period a girl may feel bloated, develop cramps in legs or abdomen & feel moody (depressed or anxious). ...Read more

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What to do if i want to kill myself how do I get admitted to the hospital?

What to do if i want to kill myself how do I get admitted to the hospital?

Get help NOW.: Please have a friend or relative drive you to the nearest emergency room now. If that is not feasible then call 911 so that emergency services can transport you. Be candid with the provider in the emergency room. The provider will determine if you meet admission criteria and arrange for help. Take care. ...Read more

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How do I know when to go to bed?

Bedtime takes time: The answer requires time and testing. It's best to begin with the time you need to wake up. If social or work responsibilities require a specific wake time, even if only a few days a week, start from there. Work back 8 hours, to find optimal bedtime. Follow that schedule for a week or two and see how you feel. Adjust bedtime earlier or later if you're feeling tired or waking up too early. ...Read more

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What do you advise if i was wanting to donate plasma, how does it work and how much do you get paid?

What do you advise if i was wanting to donate plasma, how does it work and how much do you get paid?

Plasma donation: Donating plasma takes time and commitment. To help ensure a safe and adequate supply of lifesaving plasma, donors are provided with a modest stipend to recognise the substantial commitment of personal time and travel required to be a plasma donor. each plasma collection facility sets its own compensation rates. ...Read more

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What is ovulation and how do you know when you get it?

What is ovulation and how do you know when you get it?

The release of an eg: The release of an egg from the ovary that occurs as part of the normal menstrual cycle. The symptoms of ovulation may be very vague, mild pelvic pain, some mucus-like vaginal discharge. It can be tested for with bloodwork, or urine ovulation prediction kits. ...Read more

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How long will it take to get pregnant when you decide to get off birthcontrol?

How long will it take to get pregnant when you decide to get off birthcontrol?

Maybe 8-12 months: The average woman(if there is such a person) takes about 4 months to get pregnant if periods are regular and you have sex 2-3 times /week. More sex is not more better. If you are not pregnant in 8-12 months, see your doctor. If your periods are a 28 day cycle, try no sex, day 9, 10, 11. Then sex, day 12, 13, and 15 counting from the 1st day of bleeding. Sex other times is probably not a factor. ...Read more

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How do you get tested for depression? All I know is you go to your doctor but what do they actually do?

How do you get tested for depression? All I know is you go to your doctor but what do they actually do?

Assess severity: Doctors assess the severity of the depression including the risk of patient harming themselves. Some doctors use questionnaires to help with the assessment. Sometimes blood tests are ordered. Depending on the severity of the depression treatment may include: Self-help advice Counseling/psychology (including cognitive behavior therapy Medication Urgent referral to specialist. ...Read more

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I wanted to know when you sleep, what do you do to get a maximum air circulation?

I wanted to know when you sleep, what do you do to get a maximum air circulation?

Important Question: Thanks for this important question. Healthy sleep depends upon good air circulation in order to provided comfort and to maintain adequate oxygen levels. To ensure good air circulation, open windows at night when possible. Central air conditioning can be helpful. Make sure filters are clean and temp is comfortable. Simple fans can be used to help circulate the air. Practice good sleep hygiene. ...Read more

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What to do if i hate having allergies! how long do they take to go away?

What to do if i hate having allergies! how long do they take to go away?

Chronic: Allergies are chronic conditions. The way to get rid of them is to avoid the trigger. Fortunately medicines usually control symptoms. Allergy shots help allergy sufferers become less allergic over time. ...Read more

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Can you let me know how many shots do you get when you get a tooth pulled?

Can you let me know how many shots do you get when you get a tooth pulled?

Varies by person: Some patients respond very well to anesthetic, others need more. Some teeth (i.e. Long roots) might require a wider area to be numb, while others might be "flappin' in the breeze, " and come out with gauze - so it really depends on your case. On average though, maybe 2-3 injections would be my estimate. ...Read more

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I want to know what's the mers virus, and how do you get it?

I want to know what's the mers virus, and how do you get it?

Middle East: It's a coronavirus that causes a severe respiratory illness. So far there have been no cases in the U.S. All have been linked to countries in the arabian peninsula. The best way to get it is to go to mecca on a hajj. ...Read more

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How to know when do you start having mammograms?

How to know when do you start having mammograms?

40 unless...: According to the American Cancer Society, American College of Radiology, and others, annual screening mammography should begin at age 40. Screening may begin sooner if you are a BRCA carrier or are otherwise at high risk. If you have a lump or other symptom, see your doctor. Ultrasound, rather than mammography, would be the first imaging study of choice. ...Read more

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I need to know how do you know when your invisalign is really working?

I need to know how do you know when your invisalign is really working?

By the fit: Of the aligners. They should be a little tight for the first few days and then fit comfortably until you are ready to move on to the next. Thank you for your service! ...Read more

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What to do if i want to wear tampons but don't know how to use them?

What to do if i want to wear tampons but don't know how to use them?

Trusted friend: You need advice from a trusted friend. If you are lucky, this could be your mom. But certainly some of your girlfriends already use them and can give you advice. As a last resort, ask a gynecologist. ...Read more

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How do you know how tall you will be when older?

How do you know how tall you will be when older?

No gurantee!: Look at your mother and look at your father, look at your older siblings and at your grandparents and aunts and uncles. That will give you a pretty good idea but no gurantee. Discuss with your pediatrician, family physician or pcp at your next wellness visit. ...Read more

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How much time do I need to wait to get abiraterone?

How much time do I need to wait to get abiraterone?

Here are some ...: Do you mean you could have not got it for your or others' timely need? If so, ask the treating medical oncologist who should have much better idea and contact about abiraterone availability in the market than the average doc. ...Read more

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What to do if I have MRSA , how long will it take to get better?

Need more info: Where is the mrsa. Are you a so called colonizer? Do you have frequent cellulitis? And how did you know you have mrsa? ...Read more

Dr. Mark Ingerman
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Cytoxan (Definition)

Cytoxan is an aklylating agent which is a ...Read more