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Dr. B Shakuntala Baliga

Gynaecologist, Banglore

Dr. B Shakuntala Baliga Gynaecologist, Banglore
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Helo. I am 25 . How many times has to sex with my partner to get a healthy baby . And what happened if I feeds my wife breast milk . Any side effects .

DNB (Obstetrics and Gynecology), MS - Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (MRCOG)
Gynaecologist, Kolkata
There is no fixed number of times to have sex to have a baby. Its about the timing of sex that is important. And its not harmful to feed breasts milk.
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Hey. My wife got some brown spot in her underwear n she do not get her period till now whats the prob hw can we deal with it. Shes age is 26.

DNB (Obstetrics and Gynecology), PGDHHM, MBBS
Gynaecologist, Delhi
This can be due to infection so better visit a doctor for examination. Also if periods are missed then get urine pregnancy test done.
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Periods are missing for five years took some medicines but reliefs remains only when I take medicines.

MBBS (Gold Medalist, Hons), MS (Obst and Gynae- Gold Medalist), DNB (Obst and Gynae), Fellow- Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility (ACOG, USA), FIAOG
Gynaecologist, Kolkata
It may be due to some hormonal problems or other causes. That needs to be diagnosed properly and then we can start treatment.
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Dear Dr. My sister whose age is 27 years, in her head there is a small ball which is soft like a balloon filed with water, but there is no any pain, the ball is minimum 2 to 3 years old, shes body is too slim, please suggest me what to do ?

Diploma in Dietetics, M.Sc. Food & Nutrition, B.Sc. Home Science
Dietitian/Nutritionist, Panchkula
Dear , the problem of your sister's head needs to be checked by a specialist like a neurologist. Regarding her weight she needs to have a healthy balanced diet - can be in small amounts but in frequent intervals. Take care that she has good proteins in her diet throughout the day - 5-6 small meals. If she is mobile she needs to be active physically - perhaps a good walking routine and some strength training workouts. For further details you may consult me hope this reply was of some help - best wishes.
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I am 7 months pregnant and 8 months is going on. I have lower back pain and legs pains. Does it affect my baby? What should I do so that I can get relief?

MPT(Neurology), BPTh/BPT
Physiotherapist, Delhi
Back and leg pain are common during pregnacy. It is because of the increasing baby weight and shifting of the line of gravity anteriorly. Avoid sitting for long time, walk around, do ankle pumps, maintain good postures, bend at knees while lifting, sleep in side lying with pillows under your knees, if you have no complication during your pregnancy then you can also do some back exs under the guidance of your doctor
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Benefits Of Sex

Homeopath, Delhi
Benefits Of Sex

Benefits Of Sex

I am 25 years old. And I took I pill first time and this month my period has lated around 12 days. Still not come. My date was 14th. So I am worried now what should I do. Pls help me.

Diploma in Diabetology, Pregnancy & Diabetes, Hypertension, Cardiovascular Prevention in Diabetes ,Thyroid
Sexologist, Sri Ganganagar
These are side effects of pill. Do not worry it will be disturbued for 2 cycles. Will again be normal then.
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Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding

Gynaecologist, Faridabad
Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding

Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding refers to abnormal vaginal bleeding caused due to an imbalance in hormone levels and hormone signals. The affirmation of such a disorder is attained following the method of elimination. Ruling out factors leading to vaginal bleeding helps confirm the condition of Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding. A proficient medical practitioner or a gynecologist so to say, will check if the bleeding is caused during pregnancy or due to a miscarriage, if there is a bacterial infection in the vagina or uterus and if bleeding is the result of a disease like cancer or a disorder like development of fibroids. When all these doubts are answered in negative, you know you are suffering from anovulatory bleeding; another name for the condition in concern. Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding is also starkly set against incongruities resulting from systemic disorders, inflammation of the skin of your cervix and frequent consumption of oral contraceptives.

What triggers Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding:

Doctors say that Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding could possibly be the effect of your ovaries not releasing an egg. The frenzied interaction of hormone signals might make you bleed very heavily during menstruation. Menstrual blood is likely to contain clots. Also, menstruation in this case could either be premature or delayed.

Clinical ways to examine the presence of this disorder in a woman

  1. An ultrasound may be used to detect problems in the pelvic region or in the uterus.
  2. Hysteroscopy gives a detailed and clearer view of the uterus.
  3. Hormone tests such as thyroid function tests are also useful.
  4. Some doctors even make use of Pap smear for diagnosis.
  5. A pregnancy test can identify signs.
  6. Biopsy is used to check for cancer or precancerous cells.

Commonly observed symptoms:

Some of the symptoms of Dysfunctional Uterine Disorder are the same as that resulting from hormonal issues;

  1. Hirsutism or excess hair growth on the face, chest and limbs.
  2. A kind of tenderness felt in and around the vagina.
  3. Sudden outburst and mood swings.

Other symptoms characteristic of an ovulatory bleeding are:

  1. Bleeding or spotting from vagina between two consecutive periods.
  2. Prolonged and disabling periods: Menstruation for some might last for more than eight to ten days.
  3. The duration between periods keeps altering every month.
  4. Heavy blood flow during periods and passage of clots could be worrisome.

Dysfunctional Uterine Bladder needs careful medical assistance and prompt treatment. Delaying the process can make you anemic and severely prone to endometrial cancer.

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What is the causes behind for fibroadenoma with atypia? What is the cure for fibroadenoma?

MS - General Surgery, MBBS
General Surgeon, Delhi
Fibroadenoma has to be removed surgically. It is a simple very small operation. Histopathology can be done later on to confirm its diagnosis. Consult doctor.
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Is it important to have a feelings to a woman partner during intercourse to conciev.

General Physician, Faridabad
We all know that a man has to have an orgasm during sex in order for a woman to get pregnant, but what about the ladies? Is a female orgasm important for pregnancy? Will a female orgasm hurt or help the chances of getting pregnant, or is there even a difference? Today we are going to explore this topic a little more in depth to find out just exactly what role, if any, a female orgasm plays in the journey to pregnancy.nature had made an arrangement if female does not have orgasm, she will get pregnant. thanks
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Hi! I am taking homeopathy medicine for infertility from 4 months I am having low amh and do not ovulate on time. I want to know is it possible to ovulate and conceive just 3 days before period if yes then will the period come or will it skip. After taking treatment I am noticing changes in my menstrual cycle. I get brown discharge before period for 3 days I also feel like nausea during brown discharge and get fever according to my Dr. that is the time I ovulate. Is it possible to ovulate before periods .should I try using ovulation kit.

Diploma in Obstetrics & Gynaecology, MBBS
General Physician, Delhi
According to books ovulation time is around 14 th day of cycle but pregnancy can occur during earlier or later parts of the cycle you are under ayurveda get investigation done for brown discharge yes it's possible to have a period ontime despite conception taking place just three days earlier Allopathic medicines have to be correlated with investigation like ultrasound get checked by ultrasound for proof of pregnancy do blood test for pregnancy and urine test for pregnancy get back here with reports for more guidance.
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I am taking yasim (birth control pills) as my gynecologist asked me to take them for three months so that my periods get regulated. Every month when the ovulation takes place I get a sharp horrible (8/10) pain in my upper back. What should I do? The pain comes for just one day but it's extremely bad.

MBBS, MD - Obstetrtics & Gynaecology, FMAS, DMAS
Gynaecologist, Noida
Hello, iF you are on birth control pills then ovulation should not take place at all , else you can get easily pregnant and birth control fails. Pain in upper back is not an ovarian pain, its likely tone musculoskeletal so please get yourself examined.
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15 Reasons You Must Only Sleep On Your Left Side!

MBBS, MD - Community Medicine
General Physician, Jaipur
15 Reasons You Must Only Sleep On Your Left Side!

We usually do not bother about how we are sleeping as long as we are having a sound sleep. But are you aware of the fact that way we sleep and the side we sleep on, has positive as well as negative effect on our health be it left side, right side, back or on stomach. Out of these, most of health benefits are attached with sleeping on your left side.

 Benefits of sleeping on your left side:

  1. Prevents snoring.
  2. Pregnant women get the advantage of better blood circulation, flowing of blood to uterus, fetus, and kidneys and relief from back ache.
  3. Helps in proper digestion after meals.
  4. Gives relief to people having back and neck pain.
  5. Helps in filtering and purifying toxins, lymph fluids and wastes.
  6. Prevents serious illness as accumulated toxins are flushed out easily.
  7. Liver and kidneys work better
  8. Smooth bowel movements
  9. Reduces workload on heart and its proper functioning
  10. Prevents acidity and heartburn
  11. Prevents fatigue during morning
  12. Fats gets digested easily
  13. Positive impact on brain
  14. It delays onset of Parkinson's and Alzheimer
  15. It is also considered to be the best sleeping position according to Ayurveda.

Everyone has a different habit of sleeping and it might be difficult for them to change it. But now that we know about so many benefits of sleeping on the left side, we must give it a try. After all, it's a question of getting healthier day-by-day and it will be no-big change if you make efforts. So, till now if you were sleeping on either right side, back or on stomach, try sleeping on your left side and see the benefits you get. Keep a check!

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Recurrent mouth ulcers and homeopathy

Homeopath, Sindhudurg
Recurrent mouth ulcers and homeopathy
Mouth ulcers/ apthous ulcers/ canker sores) are shallow painful sores inside the mouth. They occur on the inside of lips, the insides of cheeks and the base of gums or under the tongue. They appear as a painful white or yellow ulcer surrounded by a bright red area. they start with burning sensation followed by a red spot which then progresses into an ulcer. healing takes place within 2-3 days Mild to moderate fever may also accompany them. These ulcers are more common in women than men and more often occur between the ages of 10 and 40.

What causes these ulcers?
Several factors that seem to trigger outbreaks of these apthous ulcers have been identified. Any one or a combination of them can lead to such ulcers. These factors are emotional stress, deficiencies in diet (Iron, B-12, and folic acid), menstrual periods, oral hygiene, allergy to food substances and trauma sites in mouth.It also seems that some have it running in their families.

Homoeopathic Medicines that are often used for treating apthous ulcerations in mouth are Borax, Acid Sulf, Acid Nitric, Merc Sol and Kali Chloride.

Avoid Foods that irritate
Certain foods can irritate your mouth try and avoid them these foods generally include acidic foods, nuts and certain spices.
Don’t Eat and talk at the same time.
This could cause slight trauma to your inner lining of the mouth which could lead to mouth ulcers.
Have a good oral hygiene
Regular flossing and brushing teeth after meals will give you a good oral hygiene thus help in avoiding ulcers.
Message complaints in details for treatment- Dr Rushali Angchekar
Vaibhavi homoeo clinic

Sir my wife was very low sex drive and very few things about sex and very low sex feeling, please help us.

Vaidya Visharad
Ayurveda, Narnaul
Frigidity is a female sexual dysfunction in which the female turns sexually cold or loses interest in sex. A frigid woman cannot be aroused sexually within a short span and her vagina remains dry even if she is at all aroused. For further assistance and complete diet plan you can concern me privately.
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Since around 5 years I lost my sexual intention almost completely. I am facing erectile dysfunction. Some times I do sex by condom but I do not feel comfortable. I am married. I want to do sex with my wife without condom. Also my wife does not like condoms. We are not planning any kids for next 2 yrs. Please let me know what is the best way to do sex without condom withoutany side effect and without having kids?

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
You have 2 option for that 1.IUCD device( Copper-T) or Oral contraceptive pills for your wife.But these option can have health related issues with your wife 2.Follow safe periods in the Menstrual cycle of your wife.For thiss you must have to be very particular regarding the menstrual cycle dates of your wife and your wwife must have regular and exact menstrual dates.
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Ovaries are atrophic due to chemo taken 3 years back. 14th week of pregnancy post IVF with donor eggs. Doc advised to stop crinone gel and progynova and referred to OB.

MBBS, DGO, DNB Gynecology)
Gynaecologist, Delhi
Now the placenta has taken the function of maintaining the pregnancy hormone instead ovaries so don't worry go to ob without worry.
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Hi I am 27 years old. I am suffering from irregular periods. I get my periods sometimes after 3, 4 months. I have tried medicines. But when I stop same thing happen. What is the permanent solution?

DHMS (Diploma in Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery)
Homeopath, Ludhiana
Homoeopathic treatment pulsatilla nig 30 (dr. Reckeweg) drink 5 drop in 1 spoon fresh water 3 times daily mensoaid syrup (bakson) take 2 spoons twice daily ferrum sip (sbl) take 2 spoons daily report after 3 months take iron rich diet like apple, pomegranate, papaya, cucumber.
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PG Diploma In Clinical Cosmetology (PGDCC), BHMS
Homeopath, Delhi
Laser hair reduction is preferred if you are tired of waxing, threading and your skin is very sensitive to them. 6 to 8 sessions are required for hair removal.
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Pcod patient trying to conceive. 1 failed clomid session. Going through second session. 150 mg.

General Physician, Jalgaon
Please Continue your current treatment Wake up early go for morning walk in greenery daily Do yogasanas and pranayam daily Do perineal and pelvic exercises daily Avoid oily spicy and fast food, non veg food, processed food, rice Add Cap evecare by Himalaya 2 2 for 6 mths.
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