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Tips to help conceive?

Tips to help conceive?

Depends...: This really depends on age, but in general use an ovulation detection kit and timed intercourse. ...Read more

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Endometriosis (Definition)

A painful condition where the lining tissue of the uterus grows outside the uterus. This tissue causes pain when it bleeds ...Read more


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Endometriosis and tubal cysts, what to to do?

Endometriosis and tubal cysts, what to to do?

Endometriosis: Endometriosis needs a GYN MD to assess and treat this problem. The Fallopian tube cysts are common and often "harmless" . ...Read more

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How to cure pain due to endometriosis?

How to cure pain due to endometriosis?

Didfficult: It is not easy to control the pain of endometriosis in many women. There is no specific cure for endometriosis. ...Read more

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How to cure adhesion in endometriosis?

How to cure adhesion in endometriosis?

Difficult: Significant adhesions are actually not as common as one might realize. Our experience is about 30%. There are several liquid agents used at surgery but none have real proven benefit. We use "ovarian suspension" as a mechanism for getting the ovary and tube out of the raw area of dissection. We also employ uterine suspension, an old technique, when we do stage 4 cases with significant colon dz. ...Read more

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Any tips for how to prepare for pelvic uterus prolapse surgery?

Any tips for how to prepare for pelvic uterus prolapse surgery?

Basic measures: If you are a smoker, avoid smoking. If your prolapse is significant, your obgyn may choose to give you vaginal estrogen to rejuvenate the vaginal lining. Eat healthy, sleep well It's a fairly straightforward surgery in the right hands. Best Wishes and speedy recovery . Dr M ...Read more

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Any way to prevent or to ease menstrual/period pain?

Any way to prevent or to ease menstrual/period pain?

Yes: Try: omega- 3 fatty acids or magnesium (supplementation or through diet) with your doctor’s approval. Nsaid'scan help with pain. If you desire non-med approaches you can discuss use of a traditional herbal like black cohosh with your doctor. Chamomile tea can be soothing. Sipping green tea can also dissipate pain. Avoid caffeine, alcohol, extra salt. Acupuncture is excellent for dysmenorrhea. ...Read more

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How can you control your endometriosis pain?

How can you control your endometriosis pain?

Many ways: Chronic pain of endometriosis can be treated with anti-inflammatories (ibuprofen, aleve) and narcotics. Hormonal medications such as oral contraceptives and Lupron (leuprolide) help long term. Yoga and exercises are very helpful. Finally, surgical excision of endometriosis may reduce pain ...Read more

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Need some tips to help me cope when going to the dentist?

Need some tips to help me cope when going to the dentist?

Let the dentist ; /: Or staff know about your anxiety before hand. Breath in slowly ; deeply through your nostrils. Fill your lungs with air (but not to the point of discomfort). Hold for a count of five then slowly begin to exhale through an open mouth. Repeat at least 12 times, longer if you need to. ...Read more

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What can I do to manage to avoid functional ovarian cysts?

What can I do to manage to avoid functional ovarian cysts?

Functional ovarian c: Functional ovarian cysts can be avoided by the use of birth control that prevents normal egg development. ...Read more

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How to stop endometriosis bleeding?

How to stop endometriosis bleeding?

See your doctor.: Endometriosis does not usually cause bleeding. The endometrium is the part of the uterus that causes bleeding with periods. Endometriosis is located outside of the uterus and causes abnormal pain associated with periods or at other times of the month. ...Read more

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How to prevent rectal pain from endometriosis?

How to prevent rectal pain from endometriosis?

Estrogen blockers: The only way to prevent it is to treat the underlying condition. Sometimes endometriosis involves the the rectum, and there is no way for the doctor or the patient to prevent it unless the underlying condition is bad enough to warrant estrogen blocking drugs. You can take stool softeners, which may help if the rectum is involved. ...Read more

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Any tips on how to cope with reynauds disease?

Any tips on how to cope with reynauds disease?

Treatment: In addition to those preventative ideas, there are medications that have been shown to reduce the vascular spasm. Options include Pletal (cilostazol) and calcium channel blockers. I would see vascular medicine specialist to be sure the diagnosis is correct as not every thing that makes your fingers turn blue and feel cold is raynaud's. ...Read more

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Tips to conceive faster?

Tips to conceive faster?

Chart: Chart your menses. Use an ovulation predictor kit such as clear blue easy. Have sex every other day around ovulation. (for a 28 day cycle, ovulation is usually day 14, and sex should be on day 12, 14, 16, 18.). ...Read more

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What can u do to manage my colon polyps?

What can u do to manage my colon polyps?

Prevention is key: Once you have been identified as a person in whom adenomas (pre-cancerous polyps) develop: 1) first remove the polyps; 2) schedule surveillance to rule out new polyp development; 3) prevention by behavior & diet. Current recommendations for the latter include: use of daily low-dose aspirin, weight management, reduction of dietary animal fats, optimized fiber intake, calcium supplementation. ...Read more

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Can i get some advice on ways to try and conceive besides track my ovulation .Any suggestions?

Can i get some advice on ways to try and conceive besides track my ovulation .Any suggestions?

Becoming pregnant: If you have tried for 8 mos without conceiving it's time to see your gyn. ...Read more

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Any tips on how to avoid bladder infections?

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Any tips on how to avoid bladder infections?

Here are some...: After evaluated as a pt of uncomplicated UTI, the following measures may help curb its recurrence as follows: Urinate at urge to void - don't hold urine; wipe anus backward after BM; improve topical hygiene; void after sex; use prophylactic antibiotics before sex if honeymoon cystitis is suspected; possible use of chronic suppressive agents such low-dose antibiotics or concentrated cranberry tab.. ...Read more

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Need expert advice on any tips on how to deal with endometriosis?

Need expert advice on any tips on how to deal with endometriosis?

Specialist: It really requires a combination or surgical and or medical therapy. Many medicines exist and can be taken sometimes together. But labs an ultrasound and an exam can help tailor an individual treatment plan for you. Most women are successful in getting rid of pain when treated appropriately. ...Read more

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What tips can you give me to cope with acute prostatitis?

Acute prostatitis: Assuming you have seen a physician and gotten a prescription for antibiotics, the discomfort can be helped somewhat by non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medications (such as ibuprofen), warm tub soaks and elevation of the feet. Frequent ejaculations (although sometimes painful) can also hasten recovery. ...Read more

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How to help ovarian cyst?

How to help ovarian cyst?

Depends on the cyst: Some cysts (small simple follicular) don't need any help and resolve on their own. Large symptomatic cysts most likely will require surgical intevention. There are some cysts that resolve with hormonal treatment. ...Read more

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Help docs! i'm trying to find out what causes your appendix to erupt?

Help docs! i'm trying to find out what causes your appendix to erupt?

Pain: Appendix is a tube attached to your large colon if a piece of hard stool gut trapped in the lumen will cause enough swelling that will stop the blood supply to the tip of the appendix and caused rupture that will cause infection spreading inside the abdomen and it could be a life threatening appendix is made from a small lymph node like cell it can swell up as respond to near infection. ...Read more