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Mothers Breasts Are Different Sizes
It's likely...: But not guaranteed.Get a more detailed answer ›
It's not: That's a silly myth. Life's hard enough without this sort of thing. ...Read more
No: Just look around you. I'll also give you a heads-up -- despite all the goofy talk, most men don't actually care about this when we're looking for someone special. Best wishes. ...Read more
I was giving my self a breast exam like my mother told me to do and i found a knot and it hurts to touch bout the size of a dime what do I do?
USPST: 28 year old lady with question about self breast exam. The United States Preventative Services Task Force has now recommended against teaching women self breast exam. Clinical Breast Exam with an experienced provider is recommended, however, if you discover something worrisome, especially if you have family history of breast cancer. Please see your MD for a referral. Good luck. ...Read more
Hi, I'm 18yrs turning 19 in a week and my breast have been the same size since middle school, 32 a. My 3 sisters and mother all have DD cup size br...
That is okay: Honestly that is all okay - and everyone is different ...Read more
I am 38 year old indian mother of 2 daughters. 15 and 8 years old. Recently I have noticed increase in my breast size towards outer side. What is this?
My mother in law has a bump beneath her breast that is swollen red and about the size of her fist . She lifts stuff all day could it be a hernea or?
I have a lump about the size of an olive between my armpit and breast and im scared . My maternal grandmother also has terminal cancer. I'm 23 yrs old?
BB size knot In between armpit and breast area non tender and doesn't move when pushed on. I'm 38, had a partial hysterectomy a yr ago. Mother of 5?
Breast feeding: It is entirely possible to breast feed normally after breast implants. There are some women that have difficulty with breast feeding whether they have had implants or not. There is no way to know if it was the implants that caused the problem. If I have a patient who is concerned about the future possibility of breast feeding, we spend time discussing this concern and then make the decision. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Depends: The ink that is used in tattoos in the us is subject to fda regulation as cosmetics. None are approved for injection under the skin. However, the ink molecules are too large to pass into breastmilk. Local and systemic infections are the most prevalent risks after tatooing. It is suggested that mothers wait at least for your infant's 1st b-day to give your body a chance to recover from birth. ...Read more
THC: Thc can impair a mother's judgment and child care abilities. There is concern that marijuana may have effect on neurotransmitters and nervous system development of the infant. For a more complete answer please refer to lactmed- from the us national institutes of health. http://toxnet.nlm.nih.gov/cgi-bin/sis/search/f?./temp/~sgjkqy:1. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Does a woman's breasts fail to stand firm like a mother of two, if she doesn't wear bra often? How long can she wear bra in a day
Probably not: We know that the composition of breast milk changes from the beginning of a nursing session to the end (the fat content rises as the baby nurses longer. And we know that milk produced in the morning is different than milk produced at night. So I am sure that there are variations between individuals. But breast milk is always the first choice for a baby. ...Read more
Varied diet, fluids: It is important to eat a good variety of foods including all of the food categories - proteins, carbohydrates and fats. You need extra calcium to avoid your body stealing it from your bones for the milk. Most important, you need extra fluids - about 100 ounces daily. Calorie intake should be about a thousand calories more than your usual intake. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Breast ca prognosis: Prognosis of breast cancer will depend on the stage, the type/biology of cancers/ other prognostic markers. All of us will die sooner or later. However, not everybody with breast cancer will die from the breast cancer. Without any information it is hard to say about one's prognosis. Please discuss with her oncologist in detail. Nobody knows about one's fate- only god knows. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Breast cancer sx’s: Can include a mass. Masses that are painless, irregular ; hard are more suggestive of cancer but they can also be tender, painful ; soft. Swelling of breast; thickened, red, skin; non-milky nipple discharge; new retraction of nipple, puckering or irritation of skin or pain ; sometimes swollen lymph nodes under arm. Seek med eval if you have suspicious symptoms. Bilateral soreness is. ...Read more