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Please suggest alternative household lubes (for ttc couples) as KY etc apparently affects the sperm's motility. ?
Normal vaginal: Lubrication is best and most effective and doesn't affect sperm's motility. There are also fertility lubricants, also known as 'sperm-friendly' lubricants, which are specifically formulated to be safe for use by couples who are trying to conceive. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I'm worried about hormones in birth control, how affective are the store bought contraceptives? Like vcf film, conceptrol gel, gynol II gel or encare?
Proven effective OTC vaginal Ph balance control. Issue--non-STD odor & sweating. Sprays work; don't like 'em; sensitive skin. Often use bar deodorant.
Here are some...: The odor represents the ending smell resulting from interaction among secretions of apocrine glands, local tract like vagina, and local bacteria. Deodorant use is only to artificially alter and deceit that local smell; there is no cure for personal unique "bad" smell but to cope with heightening local hygiene after ruling out and treating any suspected local infection. More? Ask right Doc timely. ...Read more
Girl, 6, allergic to nuts 40, 80 kua/l, soy 4, 62 kua/l and others.
Should we avoid soy lecithin? What about food that "may contain traces of soy"?
Lecithin is safe.: Now for the "traces of soy" question: it all depends on the reaction that triggered the soy allergy discovery. If she had a severe reaction when she ate something which contained soy, then you have to be careful with those products. Be extra careful. They are warning you. Would you feed it to her if it said "this may poison your child." now, if her reactions were mild, see comment below. ...Read more
Condom, safe days and pulling out safe combinate metod to avoid pregnancy.Day 21d of 26d cycle.Ovulation symptom 10d, like white of egg.Meybe pregnancy?
Not pregnant: One cannot get pregnant without sperm. Ever. That is not how babies are made. One does not get pregnant except from sperm left in the vagina during the five days leading up to ovulation. Vaginal or cervical discharge are not reliable measures of anything in a menstrual cycle. ...Read more
I used an ovulation kit & tested + on day 11 w/ a 32 day cycle. I'm not on any medications. Is that too early? Multiple LH surges possible in 1 cycle?
Probably: If your cycle is 32 days then u should be ovulating around day 18, so u shoudl start testing day 15-21. ...Read more
My partner is collecting condoms & elastic band &vaseline secretively on his overseas business trip,yet can't perform with me.He's bipolar 2 why ?
Does taking combined birth control pills affect a woman's ovarian reserve later in life? Are the unovulated eggs made available later in life?
Moved 4 wks ago. Gf nauseous can't eat after 6. On mirena & I use condoms w/ spermicide. Testing today.Worry? New intense exercises outside. Exertion?
Here are some...: Do HPT in a wk after missing the expected period and repeat it in another wk if the first HPT is (-) & still in doubt. In reality, no contraceptive bears a 100% success, and the so-called morning sickness may occur any time of the day despite its name, and usually starts at around 6 weels, peaking around 9 weeks, and fading away in 12-18 weeks after conception. More? Ask your PCP or ob-gyn-doctor ...Read more
40yrs.Old, pcos, 1st IVF cycle w/genetic testing. Four day 5 embryos - all chromosomally abnormal. Worth another try? 39 eggs were retrieved, 19 fert.
Talk to the prenatal: Genetic counselor at the fertility clinic. Age-related odds are greater than 50% that each of your embryos has aneuploidy, an abnormal number of chromosomes, many of which either won't implant or wion't be carried to term. Age-related risk of having a child with autistic spectrum disorder is also high. Discuss options with your tac doctor to make an informed decision. It's a personal choice. ...Read more
Are k-y liquibeads vaginal moisturizer ovule inserts that expired in April 2016 safe to use.. And if so, for how long (months, years, etc.)?
Likely yes: Although it may be best to use a product prior to expiration day but a vaginal moisturizer when keep in cool and dry environment will not truly expire as long as it lubricates and remains uncontaminated. Throw it out when it does not work any more. ...Read more
Husband 43years, FSH 42.62miu, testosterone 2.96ng/ml. Not producing sperms? Testicle failure? What test should we consider next?
further workup: Beyond 2 semen analyses with pellet, an lh and prolactin level would complete his hormonal evaluation. The above results suggest that he has non obstructive azospermia. The next step is genetic testing, including a karytype and y deletion assay. If normal, then he may consider a testicular mapping procedure. ...Read more
I'm a homemaker. I wore only socks @ home. mo's ago developd bunions and small cyst? on 2 toes.What brand of corrective shoe & devices to buy?No ins.
Bunions and bumps on: toes will require proper shoes that have enough room in the toe box area. The brand of shoes is your personal preference and doesn't really matter. What you need is shoes that accommodates your deformities. You can also place small cushions on the toes and or around the bunion area that are non medicated for protection, whether they be foam or felt skin or gel type. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Semen Analysis: Sperm Concentration 20.7, Motility 55/100 & 44 Immotile with a pH of 8.0, Volume 4.0, Are these good results? Or is this still low?
Here are some ...: Overall, such findings in semen are acceptable. But still remember: Concerning infertility happens to some 15% of couples in one-year nonprotected coitus; some 50% & 30 % of causes for infertility directly result from women & men respectively, and 20 %, from both men & women. So, be evaluated timely so to sort out what may be the cause for you. Best wishes ... ...Read more
Chances of pregnancy with 40 day cycle always ovulate with eggwhite 14 days b4 period. healthy, no smoking. But hairy. Testos <0.69. Detailed pls?
I'm paranoid if dry clothes or surface contain sperms for more than week.does the sperm remain alive?when touching such thing cause pregnancey?
Unused sperm can come out in a man's urine and feces (read today). Is that sperm viable? Bad OCD and trying 2 find facts 2 eliminate fears.
Husban sperm count 60 sperm motility 90 normal form 9%elongted 2% small absent acrosomes 5% other abnormalities 84%good for IUI or natural conceive?
Sperm: If that is 60 , illiom, it should be good enough. ...Read more