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Overweight And Egg Quality
My husband feels nauseous all day every day and has no appetite.....Eating used to be a favorite thing. He is 74 years old, not overweight, eats a vegetarian diet including lots of fruit and eggs. He exercises and uses marijuana to help with the nausea. H
Needs medical eval.: Nausea and decreased appetite can be symptoms of many underlying disorders, both physical and emotional. Your husband needs a complete evaluation with medical history, physical examination and probably screening laboratory tests. If nothing physical is found, exploration of mental health issues should be done as well, since depression/anxiety can do this. Pot may be part of problem as well. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Nearly two-thirds of the United States population is overweight. There are many ways to determine if a person is overweight, but experts believe that a person's body mass index (BMI) is the best way to assess an adult's weight in relation to their height. * A BMI between 18.5 and 24.9 is considered normal. * Adults with a BMI between 25 and 29.9 are considered overweight. There are exceptions. For example, an athlete may have a higher BMI but not be overweight. * Adults with a BMI greater than 30 are considered obese. * Adults with a BMI greater than or equal to 40 are considered extremely obese. * Anyone more than 100 pounds overweight is considered morbidly obese. A person with a high BMI may have a normal amount of body fat is they have ...Read more
Could a women still ovulate without having egg white discharge? Could alcohol, drugs, and over weight b the problem? Plan b n bc i thnk messd me up
May happen without: Not all women will notice the "egg white" stringy discharge at the time of ovulation. Also, the timing of ovulation is not always predictable, and can be affected by hormonal contraceptives. Alcohol and drugs should, of course, be avoided when a woman is trying to get pregnant. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Why do woman with pcos have bad egg quality? Is it something we can do to improve the quality of the eggs?
The don't: The problem is not the quality of the eggs - it is the lack of ovulation. The ovary must release an egg each cycle for there to be an opportunity to conceive - with pcos the ovulation is infrequent or absent and there is less likelihood of conceiving. The eggs are still just as good. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
No: There is really nothing to make egg quality better. Only ivf allows us to see egg quality and maximize the use of any egg, good or not as good. Not all the eggs in a woman's body are the same quality so sometimes it is a matter of just seeing a few more eggs. We now know that many if not most of lower quality eggs and embryos are genetically abnormal so that is often the reason behind everything. ...Read more
It doesn't: Clomid does not affect egg quality. It is designed to stimulate the release of lh and FSH from the pituitary gland in the brain - these hormones in turn stimulate a follicle (or more than one follicle) to develop. Follicles are structures in the ovaries and they contain the eggs that are supposed to go on to ovulate. ...Read more
No: Your eggs are in your ovary when you were born. When you ovolate, late or early, has nothing to do with the quality of the egg! No worries! ...Read more
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