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What do you recommend to stimulate ovulation?

What do you recommend to stimulate ovulation?

IUI or IVF: With intrauterine insemination, usually start of using Clomiphene citrate. With in vitro fertilization, injectable gonadotropins is usually used to stimulate the ovaries as it is more potent than Clomiphene citrate. ...Read more

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Dr. Philip Chenette
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Ovulation (Definition)

Ovulation is the act of the ovary releasing the egg after it has been hormonally prepared, to be ...Read more


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Besides tracking when you ovulate, anyone know of any ways, things to do to help you get pregnant quicker?

Besides tracking when you ovulate, anyone know of any ways, things to do to help you get pregnant quicker?

Yes: 1) stop worrying about getting pregnant 2) see your healthcare provider for a complete check-up and pre-conception counseling 3) see my tips for getting pregnant. ...Read more

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What do I do to get natural allergy relief while trying to conceive or pregnancy?

What do I do to get natural allergy relief while trying to conceive or pregnancy?

Neti Pot: By far, the bet relief can be done with a neti pot and saline sinus rinse. Totally natural and very helpful for allergy symptoms. Also, topical nasal sprays can be useful, but always talk with your OB before using any medications in pregnancy. Finally, allergy avoidance as much as possible could help reduce symptoms. ...Read more

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Please suggest what foods do you have to avoid when your pregnant?

Please suggest what foods do you have to avoid when your pregnant?

Foods to avoid: Avoid deli meats & imported soft cheeses (listeria), raw meat (steak tartar), raw fish(sushi), raw shellfish, things made with raw eggs (salmonella), pate & refrigerated smoke seafood that is not subsequently cooked. No unwashed vegetables or fruit. Avoid alcohol & caffeinated beverages. Avoid mecury. Fish with very high potential mercury levels: shark, swordfish, marlin & king mackerel, see v. ...Read more

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What can you do to tell when your ovulating without getting a period?

What can you do to tell when your ovulating without getting a period?

Different ways: For women that don't have a uterus and or never have a period due to an underlying pathology in the uterus or pelvis, serial pelvic sonograms can help detecting ovulation. ...Read more

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How do you know if you are ovulating or close to ovulating?

See below.: Ovulation occurs fairly predictably at 14 days prior to the next menstrual period. If your periods are irregular then an ovulation predictor kit is available at the pharmacy. ...Read more

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What can you do or take to increase your fertility?

What can you do or take to increase your fertility?

Stay healthy: Healthy diet, limit caffeine and alcohol, avoid tobacco, moderate exercise, and staying healthy all support natural fertility. Herbs, otc drugs, diets, vitamins, supplements, and tricks to 'make you fertile' don't work and can be dangerous. Understanding when during the cycle you are best able to conceive, and using natural family planning methods also increase chances of success. ...Read more

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What do you suggest if i would like to increase blood flow to my penis. What do you suggest if i would like to have harder/thicker/longer erections. What foods can help me do that?

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What do you suggest if i would like to increase blood flow to my penis. What do you suggest if i would like to have harder/thicker/longer erections. What foods can help me do that?

Here are some ...: Aging & lifestyle, though just at 44, are the main culprits for what you have experienced, and there has been no known foods / supplements/ herbs, etc. to reverse what you have accumulated over life time. But, work closely together with Doc so to identify potentially modifiable things you can do plus judicious use of medications... More detail? Ask Doc timely. ...Read more

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How do you know exactly when you ovulate and when to try and get pregnant?

Predictors: Hello. You can download a ovulation predictor chart from the internet or you can buy an ovulation predictor kit at your local drug store. ...Read more

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What to do if I have to take an acth hormone test tomorrow, and I need to know what to do to prepare. do What to do if I have to fast?

What to do if I have to take an acth hormone test tomorrow, and I need to know what to do to prepare. do What to do if I have to fast?

ACTH-stim test?: Hi. Are you having an ACTH stimulation test, where they inject ACTH (1-24) aka Cosyntropin and measure cortisol in response? Assuming so, no, you do NOT have to be fasting for it. You have to do nothing special to prepare for it. If they're just testing your own ACTH (& cortisol) level, that should be drawn at 8 AM. I'm not sure exactly what's being tested in you. ...Read more

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What medication do I need to take when trying to conceive?

What medication do I need to take when trying to conceive?

Conception: Preconceptually, you should start a prenatal vitamin. These are sold over the counter in a variety of formulations. If you do not have regular cycles, you may need further evaluation to decide if you need other medications to aid in conceiving. Preconception counseling with an obstetrician is a great idea too so you can become familiar with any genetic risks you or your partner possess. ...Read more

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How to do yoga. What to start but need help on positions. Do you have an app to teach how?

How to do yoga. What to start but need help on positions.  Do you have an app to teach how?

Out of bounds: Hi. I applaud your choice to begin yoga. But you don't go to your physician to learn how to do yoga. Medicine would have nothing to say about this except to applaud your choice to begin this vital health practice. You learn how to do yoga from your yoga teacher. ...Read more

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What if your not ovulation and you forget to take your pills can u get pregnant ?

What if your not ovulation and you forget to take your pills can u get pregnant ?

Birth Control: You do begin to ovulate when you stop taking your pills and yes you are at high risk of getting pregnant in the scenario you describe. ...Read more

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What do you suggest if i used to get boils all the time?

What do you suggest if i used to get boils all the time?

Still a problem?: If so, medical assessment can help to determine the cause. At that point, a plan can be developed to help prevent this in the future. ...Read more

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What can you do to track your period?

What can you do to track your period?

Charting: Day 1 is the first day of your period. Ovulation is usually mid-cycle. You can use an on-line ovulation chart to help set this up. Remember that each woman has a unique length for her menstrual cycle. ...Read more

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What to do about second-degree burn, can you help me?

What to do about second-degree burn, can you help me?

Second degree burns: Are defined by the presence of blisters, but can range from very shallow to very deep. In general, the best treatment (in my opinion) is to remove the blisters to prevent the possibility of a closed space infection. Wash with soap and water, pat dry and apply Bacitracin ointment and a dry dressing 2-3 times/day. If increasing pain, drainage or redness or if not healed in two weeks, see a doctor. ...Read more