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Week ago I fell down stairs & hurt ankle.not as painful as it was& I use cane. Should it still hurt when I go on my toes? How long b4 it heals?
Ankle: i would suggest getting an X-rayGet a more detailed answer ›
My period is extra painful and abnormally light. It cane perfectly on time just like the last couple of months and I had unprotected sex just a couple days after my last period... what are the chances I could be pregnant... no other sex protected or unpro
Greater than: Chances of pregnancy are greater w/unprotected sex than protected sex. If concerned, take home pregnancy test if/when 4wks late. If not TTC, use some form of contraception. Barrier eg condom also reduces risk of sexually transmitted diseases, too. Hormonal birth control can regulate periods, even stop them if desired, thus effectively dealing w/pain. ...Read more
What can cause some periods to be light and some heavy and for p periods to cane in duration 3-5 days?
Normal : A 3-5 day period with slight variation in the amount of bleeding is a perfect description of normal menstruation. If you are not satisfied with your periods discuss the many options with your doctor. Birth control regulates. Lysteda will diminish. Some ate candidates for endometrial ablation. ...Read more
Need training.: Mobility training for a blind person is necessary to use a white cane effectively. It is often provided at no charge by the state. ...Read more
I'm 7 weeks postop LTKR I still need to use a crutch when I'm not at home. Is that normal or am I behind in recovery? Would using a cane be better?
Yes but not for long: A woman's breast is squeezed as flat as possible for a couple seconds while the x ray is taken. It hurts, but it doesn't last long. Most women have no problem tolerating it. It shouldn't keep you from having it done if your doctor recommends it. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
Inflammation, nerves: Pleurisy is caused by inflammation of the lining around your lungs. This lining has many nerve endings that sense pain. Added to inflammation and friction with the lining rubbing/moving with each breath (expansion of the lungs), you are going to feel it. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer