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Who Am I
Due datesaid sept 17 2013 had intercouse with one I believe 22dec...&another 27th dec. Who am I pregnant by? My LMP I believ 9, 10, 11of dec
Obgyn my LMP was march 20 I had sex march 28 (precum) & did it again april 4 (came in me) who am I pregnant from or how many weeks would I be 4rm both?
April 4: April 4 is the most likely date. March 38 is only day 9 of your cycle. April 4 is day 15. Assuming you have a 28 to 32 day cycle, that would be most likely, but not guaranteed. You would be about 6 weeks pregnant using march 20 as the first day of your last period. ...Read more
Had stomach problems before the doctor descovered I have IBS but I feel so bad now. Who am I supposed to see about this?
Care coordination: Is key here. Your primary doctor, a gastroenterologist and a psychiatrist could all be useful but coordinating care with all providers is vital. ...Read more
Who am I pregnant by? I keep very good track of my periods, and my cycles are every 25 days. My LMP was jan 23. I had unprotected sex jan 28 & 29 with guy a. And also on feb 2 with guy b. I am pregnant now. My due date is oct 25. I am trying to figure out
The: The most helpful study for figuring out dates of a pregnancy now is usually an ultrasound. An ultrasound will show very accurate dating of the fetus based on the size and development of the baby. That may help answer your question. In addition, after birth, there are now paternity tests that can be sent in to verify the paternity of the pregnancy. ...Read more
Don't understand?: Are you asking if you are allergic to smoke? If you have sensitivity (not really allergy) to smoke, your only option (if the owner won't stop smoking in the home) is to not work there. Even if they are not smoking at the time you are working, second hand smoke is likely around, and third-hand smoke (on the walls, fabrics, floors etc.) has effects. Ask them to not smoke while you are there, at least. ...Read more
I've been smoking since 13 years old 8th grade I'm now 27& around all my freinds who smoke Am I gunna wrinkle like crazy?
Wrinkles: You will age prematurely. Your skin will most likely age 10-15 years ahead of your friends of the same age. I would suggest that you are at a much higher risk for significant cardiovascular and pulmonary disease as well as several forms of cancer that will shorten your life or dramatically diminish your quality and enjoyment of life if you continue to smoke. ...Read more
Been depressed for 8 year. Now sometimes I look in a mirror and don't recognize myself and sometimes for get who I am. I also gained weight recently.?
Two ideas: Natasha, you must have a good medical and psychological evaluation. You can get better with the right care. Get the book titled " The Upward Spiral " by Alex Kork, PhD. Also consider the Life Enhancement Program by Dr. Tim Hall. ...Read more
Can I use intense pulsed light (ipl) therapy to remove outdated tattoos? 20 years ago I got a butterfly tattoo on my shoulder. I do still like it, but I feel like it no longer expresses who I am. I am also concerned about my tattoo affecting my profession
This: This depends quite a bit on the type of tattoo (the colors, etc). Different tattoo pigments are targeted by different lasers. I would make sure that you go to a reputable, experienced dermatologist or plastic surgeon for advice prior to proceeding in order to achieve maximal results. I hope that helps! ...Read more
They already do!: They may not be able to call you by name, but infants have an awareness of their mothers from in utero. Your voice and feel and smell make you "known" pretty much right out of the starting gate! ...Read more
No Problem: Since you use a web name, we do not know the identity of the questioners. ...Read more
Easy: Only accept a boyfriend who does. You cannot change someone else. Write down the traits you are looking for in a partner and don't accept anything less. ...Read more
Please advise your: Physician. Depending of evaluation findings a psychiatric & /or neurological evaluation may be indicated. ...Read more
Self view: I am sorry to hear this. I recomnend you get in touch with a good psychologist. You should not have to feel like this! Furthermore, there is a way to feel better. Be positive and persistent! ...Read more
Hello I want to forget who I am a person to restart my life as a new human with no past only a future and to forget everyone I have ever meet In life.
Forgetting the past: Everyday is a new day and you start anew. I would suggest you contact a therapist /psychiatrist which you can do on Health Tap prime and have a discussion, which you can do on video about your past experiences because unbeknowst to us unless we clarify our experiences they impact on our actions. ...Read more
What can I do to help a colleague, who I am not close to, to help her deal with stress? Because of my history I recognise enough signs to be concerned
Offer to share w/her: Your experience. If she says yes tell her what you have been through and what you did to help. Stressed persons may not like to admit that they need help so proceed gently. Perhaps a book has helped you. You can mention that also. Thanks for caring. It's risky but good. Peace and good health. ...Read more
You may be: Most bronchitis is caused by virus, though smoke inhalation or inhalation of other toxic fume may cause bronchitis. Common viruses that cause bronchitis would be parainfluenza virus, adenovirus, rsv, rhinovirus, influenza a ; b virus, and other viruses as well. They are contagious, and virus can be transmitted by droplets that are in the air with an infected person. ...Read more
Caregiving: Being in a caregiver role is very difficult. Even though you love your husband, he may need more care then you can provide by yourself. Only you know how this is for you right now. But it could help to review your situation w/a geriatric care manager. They're trained to assess what's needed & how best to provide it -- http://www. Caremanager. Org/why-care-management/what-you-should-know/. ...Read more
I have memories of being molested when I was 7 or 8. I feel like it has ruined who I am. What can I do?
The process: The process of recovery from sexual abuse is slow, but you can do it. Find a therapist who specializes in abuse. It will take time to trust anyone, but they will help you. The book the courage to heal can help too. When you are ready, a support group for survivors will help as well. Basically, you were hurt by the experiences, but your are not to blame and deserve to have a whole fulfilling life. ...Read more
My mind does weird things and it's hard for me to stay focused, sometimes I don't know who I am anymore, is there anything I can do fix this?
Confusion: I would suggest you contact a psychiatrist or psychologist for an evaluation and treatment. ...Read more
I feel like I lost myself, it's like I don't know who I am exactly anymore and what do I really want. Lots of time fear controls me and bad experiences haunt me. What steps I can take to get back to myself, what can I do?
Psychotherapy!: I am sorry u are feeling this uncomfortable... I strongly believe that every discomfort has in it suggestions for its own resolution. Ur question has existential psychoherapy written all over it :) find a good therapist, engage openly & honestly in the process. Hopefully clarity, sense of purpose, healing, relief & emotional freedom are around the corner for u. Wishing u well. ...Read more
This may be a silly question but I drinked after someone who has HPV am I ok? Its was just a sip of their drink..
If I tested negative from a TB test and had been around someone who tested positive am I at risk of contracting tb?
My c/d ratio has been large but recently changed (.7 and. 8) according to my doc who says I am now a suspect. Is this really a concern?
Probably not: Presumably you are concerned about HIV. Are you HIV-positive? If not, there was no point in doing a CD4-CD8 count. It is not a test for HIV and normally not done unless an HIV test is positive. In any case, a change in ratio of this degree is meaningless; everybody's ratio naturally varies by that amount or more. Discuss further with your doctor if you remain concerned. ...Read more
It is hard to figure: Out where you are going if you don't know where you are starting from. Encourage you to start with an evaluation by a psychiatrist or a psychologist. Seeing a pyschologist for talking therapy is especially important. This will give you an opportunity to explore who you are here and now. You can also address what life changes need to be made to be happy. With help, comes hope. ...Read more
Your infant has: Already developed a preference for smelling your nipple pads, if you're nursing, & "knows" your voice. Procedural memory (remembering what it means when you settle in to nurse or when he sees a bottle) begins at 5 mos., leading to stranger anxiety @ 6 mos., when he recognizes strangers vs. Non-strangers. Customize the aap's healthy child app, also on aap. Org, for anticipatory guidance. ...Read more
If I slept in the bed of a person who has scabies, am I going to get scabies? How can I prevent this from happening?
You may: Clean (ie. Hot water in machine) clothes, bedding & towels you've come in contact w). There may be things like pillows that can’t go in the wash. Place them in a big plastic bag & tie it up. Keep it in there for 48 hours because scabies can survive w/o being on a human for 24 to 36 hours. Clean the hard surfaces you have been in contact w (like furniture). Vacuum floors, rugs, mattresses & ...Read more
Is it normal for me to worry about people changing who I am and how easy is it for me to be changed by others when I'm under pressure and fear?
Is there anyway to rid social phobia? I'm tired of feeling this way : (why do I have to be scared to be who I am
VRT for Phobias: Phobias and anxieties respond well to Virtual Reality Therapy (VRT). VRT is exposure therapy in a safe environment. The research suggests VRT is 90% effective. Seek out a therapist who uses VRT in your area. You can find providers through www. Psious. Com, www. Limbix. Com, or www. Virtuallybetter. Com. ...Read more
Consider calling 911: Although sometimes there are people with very active imaginations who use aspects of their inner world to cope with stress, if you are actually struggling with hallucinations you will need medical evaluation urgently. Calling 911 and getting emergency medical services to your house may be the best move if you are turning psychotic. Stay safe. ...Read more
So depressed suisidell thoughts won't to die then next am very happy spending lots of money in lots of debt, don't no who I am anymore what's wrong me?
Bipolar symptoms: Safety 1st, if you are suicidal you need to go to the er to be evaluated. If you have difficulty regulating your mood, mood swings, racing thoughts, rapid speech, decreased need for sleep, or sleeping too much, burst of energy, increase libido, impulsive behavior, easily distracted, start projects don't finish them all at once and it is effecting your functioning. You may have bipolar disorder. ...Read more
How do you seperate bpd, so you are able to fix the emotional side? Bpd is suffocating who I am, and not allowing "me" to learn what good emotions are
Needs a lot: Of treatment in multiple modalities including drugs, cognitive behavioral therapy, short term therapy and coping skills, and probably more. ...Read more
ANTICHOLINERGICS and DEMENTIA. Is that risk only in people over 60 who take anticholinergics? Am I at risk in my 20s. I'm on oxytrol for bladder spasms
Here are some...: The spectrum & pace of developing side effects could not be generalized for all despite taking its recommended dose. So, follow advice to stop its us and see. Besides, do something within out control now and move on; do not sit to worry about those out of our control. More on life reality? Go to articles listed in http://www. Formefirst. Com/onLifeBasics. Html. ...Read more
Will Prozac (fluoxetine) change who I am forever even after stopping taking it? I have been depressed for a while but I'm afraid it will affect the way I study.
Not now or forever:
Prozac (fluoxetine) does not change who you are when you are taking it or when you stop. It does help to decrease depression and help you function as well as possible.
You, however, will always be your wonderful self.
Depression can adversely affect your ability to attend, concentrate, learn, complete tasks, show what you know on tests, sleep. It will help your studies to treat depression. ...Read more
I sometimes drink about 4-6 cups of chamomile tea a day, can that be bad for my health and that of my child who I am breastfeeding?
When may I of conceived. Had first appointment with midwife who said I am 5 weeks and 2 days pregnant working from the 1st day of last period 03/08?
Online calculator: You did not mention on what date you were 5 weeks and 2 days. If your last period date was correct then conception would be about 2 weeks later. Use a reverse due date calculator for free online and the conception date will be easy for you to find out. Simply type in your due date and the conception date will be calculated for you. ...Read more
Feeling confused a lot, like I'm going to forget who I am/do something impulsive. Feel like I'm floating, or my arms aren't attached/feel like I might lose control of my body or who I am. Depersonalization?
Anxiety symptoms: Anxiety can cause disturbing symptoms like those described. Careful diagnosis is important. It will help to know what else has been going on as these symptoms developed, and how long. Are they constant or do they come and go. What helps or makes you better. Are you in treatment for anxiety disorder? It is important to let your Doc know how you are feeling for accurate diagnosis & treatment. ...Read more