Monday, April 6, 2020

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Amidst the chaos of COVID-19 news and propaganda of what you can do to prevent and treat the virus, there have been reports that ibuprofen should not be used if you test positive for COVID-19. What is ibuprofen? Ibuprofen (Advil®, Motrin®) is an over-the-counter medicine from a class of drugs called non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs...
I struggled with low breast milk supply, but some breastfeeding moms struggle with milk oversupply and breast engorgement. Breast engorgement is the over-filling of the breasts with milk. Engorgement causes hard, painful, and tight breasts.  This can result in difficulty breastfeeding.   Difficulty with breastfeeding can then worsen engorgement if the breasts are not drained of milk.    It is extremely common,...
Vaginal yeast infections, or vaginal candidiasis, are common in women.  Many healthy females have yeast colonization in their vaginas such as Candida.  However, sometimes these yeasts may overgrow leading to yeast infections.   Risk Factors for Yeast Infections Certain conditions and medications can make women more susceptible to yeast infections including: Recent use of...

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