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  • 3 days ago

    News: Estrogen May Influence Women's Depression Risk

    Early menstruation and more frequent periods seem to make sad times less likely, researchers suggest Click here to read more:

  • 1 hour ago

    UTI Symptoms?

    A little back story - Was with the same man for 15 years, and the first person I was with after him, I ended up getting Trichamonias from. I was treated, re-checked, and still have a very minimal infection from it (only 2 specimens on the slide), so re-treated. I was re-checked last Wednesday (7/19) and it came back negative. So fast forward to Friday, I ended up in the ER for general dizziness, feeling off, extreme exhaustion.... I was diagnosed with severely low potassium, dehydration (from the....
  • 3 hours ago

    Mid cycle bleeding

    So I've been on Junel Fe birth control for about 6 or 7 months now and have never missed a pill and this has never happened, but last month I did not have a period (I went to the doctor and was not pregnant) and my normal periods last about 3 days since I've been on birth control and this month when I got my period it lasted about 5 days and was very heavy. Well about a week after my period ENDED I started having a heavy brown discharge which has now turned to bright red blood and has been....
  • 16 hours ago

    Additional test for Anemia

    I recently read an article about chewing ice incessantly, which I do. I actually crave ice and eat it all day long. I've ask my doctor to check me for anemia as I know this is a sign of iron deficiency. All my tests come back normal according to him. The article I read said there was an additional test that doctor's don't usually run unless you specifically ask them to and that might show another type of iron deficiency. I cannot remember the name of the test or what other deficiency....
  • 18 hours ago

    dark vagina discharge during menopause

    I am a 53 year old female and I have not had a period for 8 months now and thinking that I am going thru menopause because I have had the night sweats and the hot flashes a lot lately and then yesterday I started having cramps and then having this dark vagina discharge for no reason and I am concerned if this is normal or not and how long will it last and why all of a sudden did it start.
  • 18 hours ago

    menopause destroying my life

    im 55 and post menopausal for two years now ive suffered with head to foot drenching throughout the day and night i cant do anything with out excessive sweating .the slightest thing and my hair is soaked and my whole body ,i have vaginal dryness i feel depressed my DR advised evening primrose and B6 ,waste of time did nothing to help .I am tearful i cant sleep im moody i cant bear being touched my life is a mess my Dr is not to sympathetic,some days i just cry and sleep i hate going out in public....
  • 1 day ago

    Am I Too Old to Get Pregnant?

    Hi, there! I’m here to find some help with my health issue. I’m 43 and don’t ovulate any more. I still have periods, but they are too irregular. Three years ago, I got married for the second time. My hubby is 37 years old and he doesn’t have children. I have a daughter from my first marriage. Now, we dream of giving birth to our mutual child. Is there any chances for me to get pregnant?
  • 1 day ago

    Repeat low TSH

    My TSH is low (12) but T3 and T4 are ok. I have gained weight for the last 4 weight loss! What is going on?
  • 2 days ago

    Pain under left breast and Losing Weight

    My gf has been losing weight rapidly, she was 50 KG and now she is almost 44 KG (Her height is around 165 CM) . Recently, she experienced pain under left breast and there is nothing wrong with the X-Ray (Doctor said it mostly bad sleeping habits and anxiety) . However, the pain is still there (every day or two). Are there any suggestions to make her gain weight? as well as the possible reasons for the chest pain. Thank you
  • 2 days ago


    Last week after almost 3 year without a menstrual cycle -I had what looked like my cycle starting back. I called my doctor to let them know they told me I needed to see my OBGYN which since I moved here in March had not gotten a new doctor, so they told me I could come in and see them. So after seeing my GP she said wanted me to get an ultrasound. The called me today and said that I had some thickening Of endometrial lining, that I would have to see OBGYN so they could do further test. This had got....