It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....




Lightbulb

Search   Advanced Search
Showing results 1 to 50 of 63
Search took 0.10 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: hannahph

Alternative to Searching: Try our message board index!
Board: Women's Health 05-24-2008, 03:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,559
Posted By hannahph
Re: Any positive Novasure outcomes?

I had this done about a year and a half ago. I am so happy I did it.I do still get a period but it is MUCH lighter and easier to deal with than before. For me it did exactly what I was hoping for.
Board: Candida 02-29-2008, 11:45 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 717
Posted By hannahph
Re: ablation candidate?

I am not sure what the benefits would be to have this done if your periods are somewhat normal now. The thing to know is this can not be used as a form of birth control. It is possible to get...
Board: Women's Health 12-22-2007, 02:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 880
Posted By hannahph
Re: I have a big questin about hpt

It is highly unlikely that you are pregnant since you didn't actually have intercourse so try not to worry. Worry can make your period late along with a whole lot of other things. I would think you...
Board: Sexual Health - General 11-15-2007, 12:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,924
Posted By hannahph
Re: My Health Story

This is probably going to sound way out there but have you ever been known to snore?? The reason I am asking is sleep apnea can cause a whole ton of health issues including weight gain, high blood...
Board: Women's Health 11-09-2007, 01:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,340
Posted By hannahph
Re: Need advice, five days late for period, felt pregnant, now having period..

It is posssible that you were pregnant and miscarried. If you were only five days late you would have only been a few weeks pregnant. Many women miscarry a pregnancy and not even realize it because...
Board: Women's Health 11-06-2007, 04:59 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 567
Posted By hannahph
Re: Post-childbirth healing...Ouch...(TMI alert)

OUCH!!! I had some serious stiches too and the only thing that helped was warm bath with witch hazel added. You can get it at the drugstore and it is very soothing. It is good you are following up...
Board: Down Syndrome 11-04-2007, 01:15 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,463
Posted By hannahph
Re: downs syndrome and discipline

Well first off I would want to know why this person was taking money. Has anyone talked to him/her about it? Has there been a conversation about why?Does this person have access to money of their...
Board: Children's Health 11-04-2007, 01:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,708
Posted By hannahph
Re: Heart Murmur

If you are concerned you could reqest a consult with a pediatric cardiologist. They should really be able to give you a better idea of what you are dealing with. Many , many, murmurs go on to resolve...
Board: Down Syndrome 10-15-2007, 01:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,148
Posted By hannahph
Re: sleep apnea question

I just noticed that this post had been reserected and thought I should post an update. My daughter is almost nine now. She does indeed have sleep apnea. She has been On CPAP sucessfully for five...
Board: Women's Health 10-15-2007, 01:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,692
Posted By hannahph
Re: any negative experiences with NOVASURE?

Nothing negative to report here. Had this procedure back in January and nothing but happiness since. It was a super quick procedure with relativley little pain. I have had much shorter and lighter...
Board: Women's Health 10-15-2007, 12:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 9,165
Posted By hannahph
Re: what is this painful lump in my armpit

I really would go to the DR. I had something similar and it was determined that it was an infected hair follicle from shaving. I had to go on antibiotics. It is very important you get it looked at...
Board: Sleep Disorders 10-10-2007, 07:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,479
Posted By hannahph
Re: CPAP-Nasal Pillows how to adjust to it

How long have you been wearing a CPAP? Both my husband and my eight year old daughter have sleep apnea. It took my daughter almost two months to start wearing it all night. My husband took a while...
Board: Women's Health 10-01-2007, 06:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 5,030
Posted By hannahph
Re: Itchy nipples

Sometimes it s possible to have a yeast infection of skin areas. Yeast in the breast area is very common especially if you have ever breastfed a baby.You may want to see a DR because if it is yeast...
Board: Women's Health 09-06-2007, 04:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 11,245
Posted By hannahph
Re: Consistent vaginal bleeding for 4 months

You may have a polyp or fibroid in your uterus causing the bleeding. It's like having something in there all the time that your uterus is trying to expell causing the bleeding.I am sure there are all...
Board: Women's Health 08-09-2007, 04:54 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,539
Posted By hannahph
Re: What exactly is a coloscopy and a biopsy?

Genital warts are caused by the HPV virus. HPV is the leading cause of cervical cancer. I am sure your DR is doing the colposcopy and biopsy to be very cautious.I would not be too worried, I am sure...
Board: Women's Health 07-05-2007, 08:40 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,667
Posted By hannahph
Re: D&C Tomorrow - Need an Answer Quick!

For a lot of women a D&C is to stop excessive bleeding. Even if you have your period it is no big deal. The DR's see it every day. I really would not be concerned at all. The whole purpose of a D&C...
Board: Acid Reflux / GERD 05-12-2007, 08:14 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 774
Posted By hannahph
what would you do?

My eight year old daughter has been suffering daily from GERD for about a year. She is on prevacid solutabs and also over the counter maalox.Her GI did a endoscopy a few weeks ago. He did biopsy...
Board: Women's Health 05-11-2007, 06:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,950
Posted By hannahph
Re: NovaSure Ablation...

I had one done along with a D&C in January. It was a piece of cake. I was in recovery for about an hour or so and then home. I felt fine after with very little pain at all. I think my DR said that...
Board: Children's Health 04-21-2007, 05:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,005
Posted By hannahph
Re: Grandson has to have open heart surgery! Please help with advice

I have a good friend who's daughter has had heart surgery three times. One at age 6 months, age four and then again last year at age eight. The last surgery she had her mitrovalve replaced. I...
Board: Children's Health 04-13-2007, 06:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,005
Posted By hannahph
Re: Grandson has to have open heart surgery! Please help with advice

Hi there. My daughter had the same heart defect that was repared when she was seven weeks old. To be honest I was really suprised to read that your grandson is 12 years old and this was never an...
Board: Sexual Health - Women 04-09-2007, 01:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 15,007
Posted By hannahph
Re: concerned: inner vaginal lips swelled up big time

Never experienced this but it was probably from the trauma. I now this isn't the same but when I had my babies I was really beat up down below. The midwife took a rubber glove and filled it with ice...
Board: Women's Health 04-07-2007, 10:26 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 22,946
Posted By hannahph
Re: my breasts are itching all the time

It does sound like a yeast infection to me also. It is also really easy to pass back and forth if you breast feed a baby. You can also use over the counter lamisil foot creme.(if you are breast...
Board: Cancer: Uterine 12-31-2006, 05:35 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,706
Posted By hannahph
Re: need advice

My Dr has not mentioned this but I will ask. I have had bloodwork done and a transvaginal ultrasound and a saline infusion ultrasound done. Thanks!
Board: Cancer: Uterine 12-30-2006, 02:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,706
Posted By hannahph
need advice

I am a 36 year old woman who has been having very heavy periods for some time. I have been to the Dr several times and she did lots of testing and can not find anything wrong. That is the good part....
Board: Women's Health 12-30-2006, 02:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 642
Posted By hannahph
Re: Bloodwork after ruptured cyst

Oops, sorry didn't realize it was two weeks ago. It is pretty doubtful you have an ectopic preganancy then.I am not sure what is up then but I do hope you feel better soon. I have had cysts before...
Board: Women's Health 12-30-2006, 11:21 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 602
Posted By hannahph
Re: Pregnant?

I would go get a test too, just to give you peace of mind. I am more concerned about the fact that you are dizzy and fainting. That would worry me. If it were me I would take a home test and maybe...
Board: Women's Health 12-29-2006, 02:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 642
Posted By hannahph
Re: Bloodwork after ruptured cyst

The CBC is to check your bloodcount.I am not 100% certain about the other but I do think it is to detect pregnancy. Your Dr is probably just doing this to be very thourough. There may be a slim...
Board: Pregnancy 12-21-2006, 02:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 581
Posted By hannahph
Re: Help! High Risk with too much fluid (and freaking out)

I had this with both of my pregnancies. I was able to deliver both my kids naturally with no complications. They did however monitor me often for problems. I did go overdue with my second son and...
Board: Sleep Disorders 12-20-2006, 11:54 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 685
Posted By hannahph
Re: Kids with sleep apnea?????

Thanks for your reply. My daughter actually has already had the T&A surgery, that is why I am concerned. I guess I should talk with the DR and not get so worked up. Maybe she will do ok with a CPAP...
Board: Sleep Disorders 12-19-2006, 06:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 685
Posted By hannahph
Kids with sleep apnea?????

My eight year old daughter just had a sleep study last week and we are awaiting results. I am pretty certain she does have apnea(she has a lot of health issues)as my husband has apnea and I know what...
Board: Women's Health 12-14-2006, 07:43 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 5,881
Posted By hannahph
Re: Confused about my unusually light period

If it were me I would take the test. Some women do continue to have some bleeding at the time they would normally have a period. At least you will have peace of mind.
Board: Children's Health 12-07-2006, 09:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,939
Posted By hannahph
Re: antibiotic question

I beleive that by now your daughter should be starting to feel better. Three days is certainly enough time for it to be working. It sounds like she has had a lot of antibiotics and may be resistant...
Board: Down Syndrome 11-29-2006, 10:22 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 4,065
Posted By hannahph
Re: 11 wk old grandson

Congratulations on your new grandson! Other than a large appearing tounge are there other issues that are concerning you? Maybe we can help you sort it out. Down syndrome is most frequently diagnosed...
Board: Sexual Health - Women 11-28-2006, 06:32 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 14,464
Posted By hannahph
Re: Treating UTI with cranberry tablets

That is really strange. I am quite suprised that your Dr is not treating you with antibiotics. I have dealt with UTI's often and have found that cranberry pills help control my symptoms but do not...
Board: Women's Health 11-23-2006, 03:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 901
Posted By hannahph
Re: When Should I Go?

I agree , you should go to the Dr.The rule of thumb is when you become sexually active or age 18. You can get cancer at any age regardless of when you become sexually active. It is unlikely ,so don't...
Board: Women's Health 11-18-2006, 12:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 574
Posted By hannahph
Re: releasing of the egg it has blood in it

When your egg releases, (ovulation) it is immpossible to see, the egg is mocroscopic. If you had some blood it was probably not a big deal, especially if it was a day before your period began. You...
Board: Cancer: Bladder 11-16-2006, 09:46 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 639
Posted By hannahph
Re: bladder infection?

It sounds like the beginning of one. I would definitly ask the DR about it. They can do a simple urine culture to tell what is going on.
Board: Sleep Disorders 11-08-2006, 12:15 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 635
Posted By hannahph
Re: Now I'm Scared

I know it must be scary for you to have this issue. One thought is if the CPAP is out of the question for you because of the cost- sometimes you can find used ones on ebay and for sale on sleap apnea...
Board: Women's Health 11-08-2006, 11:55 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,209
Posted By hannahph
Re: pap smear and possibly pregnant

When the Dr did the pap smear did you have an exam also? I would think that if if you were pregnant that your uterus would be enlarged and that would have been noted.If you are on BC and you have no...
Board: Women's Health 11-08-2006, 11:47 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,028
Posted By hannahph
Re: What could be wrong?

It is probably just one of those things but if you are concerned you may want to go to your Dr for a blood test for pregnancy. I had an ectopic pregnancy and sometimes the home tests don't register...
Board: Parenting Issues 11-06-2006, 09:51 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,975
Posted By hannahph
Re: When were your boys potty trained?

I was exactly in your shoes with my son. He wanted nothing to do with the potty.We did the same thing with the timer and rewards and such and he could have cared less. One day when he was a little...
Board: Women's Health 11-04-2006, 06:13 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 14,086
Posted By hannahph
Re: saline ultrasound?

I had this done last week too and it really was a piece of cake. I was really nervous but it wasn't a big deal. I think the onky uncomfortable part was the speculum , just like getting a pap. I...
Board: Down Syndrome 10-31-2006, 09:35 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,344
Posted By hannahph
Re: When to tell the children.

I have found that when telling little kids about DS the best thing is to keep it very simple. I try explaining DS in terms like..... the baby is going to need some extra help with learning things....
Board: Down Syndrome 10-29-2006, 04:59 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 9,200
Posted By hannahph
Re: pregnant with ds baby..in need of a realistic view

Hello and congratulations! My daughter hannah is eight years old. You are asking for a realistic view of life with a child with DS. I think everyone wants to automatically say it is wonderful to make...
Board: Down Syndrome 10-25-2006, 04:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,571
Posted By hannahph
Re: A Helping Hand Needed

Most babies and kids with Down syndrome are really just like other kids. The only difference is that it might take them longer to reach their developmental milestones.In the first few years of life...
Board: Women's Health 10-25-2006, 07:24 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,484
Posted By hannahph
Re: Period Issues: need advice

I feel so bad for you. I too have been having some really long, heavy periods. It really stinks. What my concern is that it sounds like your Dr is not really taking your problem seriously.If you have...
Board: Down Syndrome 10-24-2006, 10:24 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,679
Posted By hannahph
Re: What do I need to know

Basically a genetic counselor can tell you what kind of DS your little girl has(trisomy 21, translocation, or mosaic DS) I believe it is somewhere around 95% of cases that it is standard trisomy 21.A...
Board: Women's Health 10-04-2006, 11:05 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 14,275
Posted By hannahph
Re: Is it dangerous to take prenatal vitamins if I'm not pregnant?

It should be ok to take over the counter prenatal vitamins even when not pregnant. I took them for a year prior to becomming pregnant. What I am thinking is that if you are having hair loss it...
Board: Bowel Disorders 08-15-2006, 11:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 12,930
Posted By hannahph
Re: Constant Diarrhea Any Thoughts?

I took my daughter to the DR this morning for this very issue. First off you need to have lab work done to rule out parasites including samonella. Then if it is normal the DR said to take yourself...
Board: Bowel Disorders 08-15-2006, 11:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 10,307
Posted By hannahph
Re: Does Witch Hazel burn?

You can also but witch hazel in a bottle at the drug store. You can add it to a bath or sitz bath type thing and soak in it. (dilute it with water) it is very soothing. This is also safe for things...
Showing results 1 to 50 of 63

 








All times are GMT -7. The time now is 08:05 PM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2015 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!