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Pregnancy Sore Armpits
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
Breast tenderness: Pregnancy causes the body to significantly change. One of the changes involve the increase in size of the breasts due to the hormonal change. Most women will feel that their breasts have increased in size during the pregnancy, only to return to its original size a few months after. The increase in size often manifests as soreness or tenderness. ...Read more
Before pregnancy my boobs were very much even, &now, not so much. Left boob is smaller & has "armpit fat" where my right is fine. Why? Can i fix this?
Usually there is-: -breast enlargement, and there id what's called the axillary tail that can reach to just under the deltoid muscle, and this may be what is causing your pit pain, because in using your shoulder the deltoids come in to play & it could compress the axillary tail of your beasts.. no good image so Google the anatomy of the axillary tail of the breast or just breast anatomy. ...Read more
No: Lymphatic system absorbs/carries things too big to go into the arteries/veins like bacteria eaten by white cells and digested food. Lymph nodes "taste" the lymph for anything bad like bacteria/viruses/cancers, etc. When it detects a problem, it alerts the immune system and your body reacts. They enlarge in response to the inflammation they create when they react. They shrink when all is well. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer