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Rosacea And Pregnancy
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
Could morning sickness and breast tenderness maybe be symptoms of birth control and PMS and not pregnancy?
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
Is microdermabrasion safe for skin with rosacea? I have some rosacea on my face – will microdermabrasion help with this or make it worse?
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
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
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
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
What are dermatologists review on using extra virgin coconut oil and banana peels for adult acne? I have amyopathic dermatomyositis and rosacea.
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
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