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Many women have no problems with pregnancy other than the normal discomforts. Others, however, experience more serious complications that need immediate attention. You may hear your situation referred to as "high risk," and that simply means that if you had certain medical conditions before you were pregnant or had a complication during your pregnancy, you and your baby will be monitored more closely. It is extremely important that you stay in close contact with your doctor and call immediately if you experience any warning signs. Early diagnosis of a problem is important for your health ...Read more
Would it theoretically possible to atleast double my testosterone levels (330 ng/dl) naturally? Quality sleep, eating, exercise. Other advices? Thanks
Went to an imax movie (so loud you shake) at 14 weeks pregnant. Could that harm the baby's hearing?
Lab results:.Egfr 97 ml/min. Dash to the right, aldosterone - serum 147 pmol. There is an a off to the right. Lh serum 11.9 iu/l, FSH 6.2 iu/l dashes?
Looks Normal to me.: Your question is not very clear, but the numbers you present seems normal to me. ...Read more
I have pcos,taking metformin 850 mg,follicum,taken pregnyl 5000 iu injection,my doc called to take vaginal ultrasound at 20 days,wat will she examine?
Light line inpregnancy test ,beta hCG 74 ,nothing visible in Doppler us , after 7days of missed periods .can ds mean a risky pregnancy?
Not necessarily: Its not necessarily abnormal to have a low HCG level in very early pregnancy. It probably doesn't mean you have a high risk pregnancy, just a very early pregnancy. Also, you shouldn't expect to see anything on Ultrasound 7 days after you missed a period. A repeat HCG level can help clarify the situation if you are worried. ...Read more
Prg-17-oh at 14.6nmol/l. Dhea So4 at 10.9umol/l. Androstenedione at 21.2nmol/l. Testosterone 3.29nmol/l.
Is this Locah? Trying to concieve.
Consult your doctor: the lab values vary from lab to lab and certainly from country to country. if you are having sophisticated lab studies, you are obviously seeing a caregiver. you should be asking them what the results mean. ...Read more
How can I lose my belly (39) fats? I'm 36 years male height 180cm & 82kg. I want to get flat abs.Can swimming will reduce belly fats?Am i overweight?
Losing weight: To lose weight, get ur resting metabolism rate done(weight loss centers do this). This determines the total number of calories you need to lose 1-2lbs/week. Decreasing 500cal/day will give you a 1lb wt loss in 1wk; drink water (1/2 your body weight), eat small meals about 150-200cal 2-4x/(depending on your metabolism rate) and 500cal/meal at night: lean protein/veggies; avoid carbs, . ...Read more
Can I do home insemination with 5ml syringe(means index finger length only)can i get pregnanat by deposting sperm in index finger deepness to vagina?
Unlikely: Insemination done at a reproductive endocrinologist's office will entail proper preparation and sterilization that will only enhance your chances for a successful outcome. Although there are patients who try this at home, sperm banks are expensive and i would recommend that if you're going to do it, do it in a way that will optimize your chances. ...Read more
can i get pregnant by fresh sperm fingering(outside for 5-10 seconds)?Do sperms die suddenly when hitting air?Any possibility of pregnancy?
37 year female, attempting IVI - 3rd day hormone tests show prolactin 38 ug/807 mui & FSH 15. Could pro. affect FSH? Having headaches, short periods. Want to get pregnant! What steps do I take next?
Yes, but: Prolactin can affect your fsh but by lowering it and making it look better than it really is. An fsh of 15 as you may be aware means your ovarian reserve is not particularly good, and it is likely affecting your chances for pregnancy and may be the cause for your short cycles. You should sit down with your doctor and discuss the plan, but you may have to consider egg donation in the future. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I want to end this! Am I HIV negative? FDA approved PCR RNA (-) at 4 month, FDA combo Ab/Ag (-) at 1,3,4,5,6 month. Can I resume my monogamy sex life?
Yes: The test results you provided are virtually diagnostic of being HIV free. For the sake of complete assurance you may wish to repeat the HIV nucleic acid test. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex. ...Read more
I'm a 5"10, 77kg, 25 year old man. If I cut calories by 600 below my daily needs what fat to muscle loss ratio can I expect per week. I don't exercise or intend to at this point. I know it's a difficult question but an estimate will be fine?
Cut calories: 600 cal will be 66.67 gram of fat. and will be equal to 150 gram of protein (muscle).your wt now 169 .4 Ibs and your ideal wt should be 166 Ibs. to me you are lean..there is no much fat to lose ( only 3.4 Ibs.or 1.5 Kg). and if you cut the 600 cal. they will come from your fat first (in 22 days) and after this from the muscle. I hope I answered your question ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Calories burned, is it all voodoo? HR monitor, Elliptical, and online calculators differ by up to 50%. Is one more accurate? I'm 250 lbs, FFM 180 lbs
Beware the machines: While exercise machines attempt to alert users of calories burned and wattage acheived, the reality is unless in a sport medicine clinic, you probably are not getting accurate results. I am a strong proponent of regular exercise, and then increasing intensity and duration as tolerated. However, it is what you put in your body that is going to make the biggest difference to your fitness goals. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
6w hCG 3623, 6w4d hCG 4532 & had u/s heartbeat 110 and sac measuring right size. Today hCG 4879, is my hCG starting plateau or should I be worried? And is u/s more accurate for viability than hcg?
At 5w4d pregnant my hCG level was 8, 250. At 7w3d pregnant my hCG level was 36, 350. Saw heartbeat 7w3d at 158. Concern: levels rising quick enough?
Yes: Once one see the heartbeat, the levels become less and less important. There is wide variation in the "normal" numbers of hcg. Thus, now that you've seen a heartbeat i wouldn't worry for one second that the pregnancy is progressing appropriately. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Ultrasound had allowed the visualization of internal structures of the body in a non-invasive manner. Ultrasound therefore is a good tool for the evaluation of pregnancies. Pregnancy ultrasound can be performed in all phases of pregnancy. Early ones are mainly used for confirmation of the pregnancy as well as confirming dates. Later ones can identify problems in the organ ...Read more
When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more