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Is There A Way To Make Your Cycle Become Regular
Is there a way to make a regular formula into a formula used to prevent AR/spit-up? I have an entire can of Similac Sensitive but 3mo was changed to Enfamil AR
GE Reflux in infant: Thicken formula with rice cereal. Up to 1 tbsp per 2 ounces of formula. Here is some more information about reflux along with suggestions such as prevent overfeeding, keep baby upright 30 minutes after feeding, frequent burping. http://digestive.niddk.nih.gov/ddiseases/pubs/gerdinfant/ ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
First, no triggers: The ideal preventative is to identify a reliable trigger that is setting off your migraines, and then avoid it (common triggers include food containing tyramine (e.g. Aged cheese), red wine, sleep deprivation, and stress). Barring that, there are many medications that reduce migraine intensity and frequency, as well as procedures such as Botox for refractory cases. Neurologists can help guide you. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Does the protien have any side effects if i took it in regular way as suplement for bodybuilding ?
Not really: It may cause weight gain but taken normally it should cause no side effects assuming a healthy pair of kidneys. Large protein loads on people with bad kidney function can be problematic. Need to make sure you drink plenty of water and workout. Added protein like anything else eventually leads to increased caloric intake. ...Read more
Easy? Where did you: Get the idea it is easy? It takes work. To lose weight insure that calories burned exceed calories consumed. Drink at least 8 - 8 ounce glasses of water per day. Aim for at least 5 servings of vegetables and 4 servings of fruit per day. Use whole grain when possible. Avoid sodas, alcohol & junk carbohydrates. Get in a good mix of aerobic & weight lifting exercises. ...Read more
Can you explain if it's the same way you remove regular folley catheter that you remove 3 way catheter?
Deflate the: balloon and pull. Probably the same.Get a more detailed answer ›
When can I make the switch from formula to regular milk and what is the best way to do so? She is 10 months
Whatever suits you: The average kid will easily switch from one to another when offered. Some are put off by the change in flavor & some parents to a half & half for a while until they can go to full strength. The aap recommends bm or formula until 1 yr but many thrive on whole milk after 9m if they have a varied diet. Regular milk should be limited to 16-24 oz/d to avoid intestinal irritation & anemia. ...Read more
I get regular discharge and i get a ton of it. I know its normal for woman to get but is there a way to cut down on it?
What is the best way to constantly keep your pH range steady ? I'm trying to see is this could be a cause of getting UTIs frequently.
Vigorous intercourse: Usually the body foes a pretty good job of keeping the pH steady. You can acidify the urine with cranberry juice. Another possible reason for the problem might be vigorous intercourse which may push the bacteria into the bladder and cause your infections ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What are the potential risks involved when wearing sunscreen on a regular basis, and do they out-way the risks of not wearing it daily?
I have regular 28d cycle i don't feel as much pain as i feel before 1 and 2 day is tht mean i'm not ovulating what is the best way to know if i ovulat?
Warts: Each night before going to bed soak a cotton ball in apple cider vinegar, apply it to the wart and then hold it in place with a band-aid. Leave it on all night, or if you like, 24 hours a day but change the soaked cotton and band-aid each evening for a week. The wart will swell and may throb as it reacts with the vinegar and then start to turn black within the first two days and in two weeks gone. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
If you have..: Inflammatory arthritis, the answer is no. There are some substances, such as omega-3 fatty acids that are modestly anti-inflammatory, and anti-oxidants may help. But you will need medication. If you have degenerative joint disease, glucosamine might help, although I am in the camp that lends little support for this. Exercise done properly will help, proper footwear, bracing-all can help. ...Read more
No period for 5 months. I really need someone to reasure me that it's normal. I'm 16 by the way and don't have a regular cycle at all. ?
Common complaint: 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. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test. Thyroid and polycystic ovarian syndrome testing can be done.There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit ...Read more
Upper vs. Lower: A mini-tummy tuck will not address looseness of the upper abdomen, only the skin below the belly button. It is still surgery, usually done with general anesthesia, so it should not be thought of as a less invasive procedure. There are still surgical risks which is why you should make sure to discuss this, or any plastic surgery procedure, with a board-certified plastic surgeon. ...Read moreSee 5 more doctor answers
Constipation...: Eat a well-balanced diet with plenty of fiber. Good sources of fiber are fruits, vegetables, legumes, and whole-grain bread and cereal (especially bran). Drink 1 1/2 to 2 quarts of water and other fluids a day (unless fluid restricted for another medical condition). Some people may need to avoid milk, as dairy products may be constipating for them. Finally, regular exercise can also help. ...Read more
Laxatives: It is not advisable to treat chronic constipation with daily laxatives like dulcolax. Adequate hydration and sufficient fiber in the diet are better ways. A gentle stimulant like senokot daily is less harsh. A gastroenterologist is best qualified to evaluate and treat you and, if advisable, prescribe Amitiza (lubiprostone) to treat stubborn cases. ...Read more
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