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Ask the Nurse Archive
December 4, 2018 at 10:08am
Can I get treatment for Lymphedema at the Cleveland Clinic? What department offers that treatment?
November 28, 2018 at 9:35am
Do you recommend the ApexM to decrease urinary incontinence?
November 26, 2018 at 9:30pm
I have severe osteoporosis and my doctor wants me to have a Prolia (denosumaub) injection. I have a very bad spinal vertebral compression fracture in my spine. l have an 8 compression fracture in my back. My DXA scan shows very bad results of my left hip T-score -6.1. My parathyroid hormones level is high, so my doctor doesn't want me to have Tymlos (abaloparatide) or Forteo (teriparatide) now. My question is can I shift to Forteo after taking one shot of Prolia?
November 18, 2018 at 10:00pm
I am age 50. I had experienced all the symptoms of menopause and was finally diagnosed as being in active menopause. After coming to grips with the reality that I can no longer have children and not having a period for nearly a year, I suddenly started having periods again. They were extreme with heavy bleeding and pain. Why would this happen?
November 18, 2018 at 9:38pm
I am experiencing a white, quarter-size, jelly-texture discharge from my vagina. Is this normal?
November 12, 2018 at 2:00pm
Is it normal to have a period (or cramping and bleeding every day) since having a Hysteroscopy D & C two weeks ago?
November 6, 2018 at 10:43am
I wasn't sure if I had a yeast infection or not, so I took a 1-day Monistat just to be safe. A day later, there is still some medicine inside me. When will this go away? Is there anything I can do to speed up the process?
November 6, 2018 at 10:40am
I am considering using Nature's Naturopathic DHEA vaginal suppositories to alleviate vaginal dryness and pain during intercourse. Are they safe to use, or any other DHEA creams or suppositories?
October 26, 2018 at 11:53am
I am 5'4 1/2" tall. When using the BMI calculator, should I use 5'4" or 5'5"?
October 17, 2018 at 11:27am
What hyaluronic acid vaginal cream do you recommend?