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Dr. Eric Weisman
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Pregnancy (Definition)

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


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Are bumps on your breasts in early pregnancy okay?

Are bumps on your breasts in early pregnancy okay?

Yes: Very common - red bumps, often like acne, are very common. If they seem different or strange to you, have your doctor check them right away. ...Read more

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I have hormonal acne (cystic/whitehe on chin) at ovulation and before period. Is vitex harmful to take? Will it help acne? Any other recommendations?

I have hormonal acne (cystic/whitehe on chin) at ovulation and before period. Is vitex harmful to take? Will it help acne? Any other recommendations?

Unpredictable effect: As with many herbals, the actions and risks are incompletely understood and good studies are lacking. Vitex could potentially interact with a number of medications including the birth control pill and should not be taken when pregnant or breast feeding. While it might possibly help acne, you might want to consult a dermatologist. If its an option, birth control pills will often help acne. ...Read more

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How are PMS symptoms and early pregnancy different?

How are PMS symptoms and early pregnancy different?

Use a HPT: Because there can be some overlap in symptoms, the easiest way to differentiate is by taking a pregnancy test. By the time a woman is having classic pregnancy symptoms- a pregnancy test can be read. ...Read more

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PCOS - what treatments are available For Symptoms - Acne, Weight gain and slight facial hair. What can trigger PCOS? pregnancy? I also have Implanon

PCOS - what treatments are available For Symptoms - Acne, Weight gain and slight facial hair.  What can trigger PCOS? pregnancy?  I also have Implanon

Hormones: PCOS is a hormone condition that women have when their ovaries have thick skin that makes it difficult for them to ovulate. The body produces more testosterone in an effort to help this situation. This causes male like hair distribution, abd girth weight gain and can cause problems with infertility. Spironolactone helps reduce testosterone. http://www.webmd.com/women/tc/polycystic-ovary-syndrome-pcos-topic-overview ...Read more

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Negative pregnancy test but all my symptoms are those of early pregnancy. I exercise and eat healthy how is this possible?

Negative pregnancy test but all my symptoms are those of early pregnancy. I exercise and eat healthy how is this possible?

Other possibilities: While i don't know what "all the symptoms" are from your point of view, the symptoms we normally associate with early pregnancy are merely suggestive and not definitive. They are all nonspecific and could have other explanations. While you ought to repeat the pregnancy test in a few days to be certain, you should consider getting a check up. ...Read more

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Symptoms of PMS and pregnancy while breast feeding?

Symptoms of PMS and pregnancy while breast feeding?

Could be normal: Breast feeding is not adequate contraception, so make sure you're not pregnant again. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms and differences of chemical pregnancy and implantation bleeding?

What are the symptoms and differences of chemical pregnancy and implantation bleeding?

Implantation bleed: Implantation bleeding is much more common on the internet than in real life. It occurs rarely and exclusively in someone who is pregnant. The only way to know if someone had implantation bleeding or just irregular menstrual bleeding is to wait and see if you are pregnant. If your test is positive then this was implantation bleeding. If it is negative then it is just irregular menstrual bleeding. ...Read more

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Can I use skinoren in the morning and Retin A (tretinoin) at night for acne and PIH ?

Can I use skinoren in the morning and Retin A (tretinoin) at night for acne and PIH ?

Yes: This may be enough to clear you and is a good combination. If you need to have something stronger added, get with your personal physician. ...Read more

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Difference with bloated and early pregnancy?

Difference with bloated and early pregnancy?

Big difference: If you are in early pregnancy you will have a positive pregnancy test, if you are just bloated you won't. ...Read more

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What are dermatologists review on using extra virgin coconut oil and banana peels for adult acne? I have amyopathic dermatomyositis and rosacea.

What are dermatologists review  on using extra virgin coconut oil and banana peels for adult acne? I have amyopathic  dermatomyositis  and rosacea.

NOT in USA: These agents have been not evaluated in the usa to the best of my knowledge but have been used extensively in countries such as india for burn wounds. ...Read more

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What are the early signs of pregnancy headaches and spotting?

What are the early signs of pregnancy headaches and spotting?

Possible: Typical early signs of pregnancy can include headache, nausea, fatigue and breast tenderness to name a few. Spotting can also be part of pregnancy but it is not a "typical" sign of a normal pregnancy. However, women can spot with pregnancy. The only way to know for sure is to take a pregnancy test. ...Read more

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Can light spotting be a sign of pregnancy? And also how early do pregnancy symptoms start?

Can light spotting be a sign of pregnancy? And also how early do pregnancy symptoms start?

Yes: Light spotting and a delayed or abnormal period might be the first sign of a pregnancy. Check a pregnancy test now and again in a week. Symptoms usually begin in the week or two after your missed period. ...Read more

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Depression during pregnancy--signs and treatments?

Depression during pregnancy--signs and treatments?

Same signs as not: Pregnant. The treatment, however, is different. There should be more emphasis on psychotherapy. Most antidepressants should be avoided, at least until the third trimester. Electroconvulsive therapy is very safe for both mother and child, although it is usually only used in severe cases. ...Read more

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I have extremely oily skin and acne. What's the best skin care product to use?

I have extremely oily skin and acne. What's the best skin care product to use?

Acne: Salicylic and benzoyl peroxide containing washes and gels fight acne and help dry oily skin. Otc retinol and prescription Retin-A will also treat oily acne prone skin. See a dermatologist for a treatment plan that is right certain skin types. ...Read more

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Is there any difference between having blotchy skin and acne rosacea?

Is there any difference between having blotchy skin and acne rosacea?

Rosacea Has More: Rosacea is an inflammatory skin condition that includes blotchy skin as a sign. It may also present with an enlarged nose (rhinophyma), or many papules. ...Read more

Dr. Joshua Fox
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Rosacea (Definition)

A condition of the thinning of skin where you can see blood vessels ...Read more