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Daily Health Tips: Should I Use Emergency Contraception As My Regular Means Of Contraception?

Originally posted on chatwithketch:
Q: Good morning, Doctor. Please as the subject states its rather an emergency. For the first time in 23 years of my life I had unprotected sex. I lost my virginity in the process due to…

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Daily Health Tips: Can I Use Gripe Water For My Baby’s Tummy Ache?

Originally posted on chatwithketch:
Q: Good morning, Doctor. My wife is doing exclusive breast feeding but my daughter sucks intensively, an average of 14hrs everyday…she could suck from 12am to 4am sometimes, making it difficult for the mom to do…

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Daily Health Tips: Is It Okay To Give Water To Formula Fed Babies?

Originally posted on chatwithketch:
Q: Hello Doc, my baby is around 5 weeks now. From birth I have been feeding her formula and breast milk. Should I still be giving her water. If yes, should it be warm water. ?…

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#HLWDK Daily Health Tips: What Is A Tampon?

Originally posted on chatwithketch:
Q: Please what is tampon? A: Tampons are products like sanitary pads used to absorb menstrual flow. A tampon is cylindrical in shape and has a string at one end that can be used to pull…

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#HLWDK Daily Health Tips: ‘False’ Positive Blood Pregnancy Test?

Originally posted on chatwithketch:
Q: Good day Doc I would like to know. What is the cause of blood always reading positive to pregnancy but urine doesn’t test positive? Looking forward to your response. A:? When pregnancy tests are done,…

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#HLWDK Daily Health Tips: Can A Woman With PCOS Get Pregnant and Carry To Term?

Originally posted on chatwithketch:
Q: Good evening Dr. Ketch. please can women with PCOS who can only menstruate, ovulate by taking medication, conceive and put to birth without miscarriage? A: Ovaries are small bean-shaped organs on either side of your…

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#HLWDK Daily Health Tips: How Do I Cure Kidney stones?

Originally posted on chatwithketch:
Q: Good day Doc, please l want you to prescribe drugs to cure kidney stones for me. Thanks A: If you’ve ever had a kidney stone, you surely remember it. The pain can be unbearable, coming…

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#HLWDK Daily Health Tips: Cervical Incompetence At Thirty-Nine Weeks

Originally posted on chatwithketch:
Q: Good day Doc, can sexual intercourse open the cervix at 39 weeks of pregnancy? A: An open cervix, also known as a weakened cervix or cervical incompetence is a condition in which the mouth of…

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Daily Health Tips: Hygiene As A Preventive Strategy

Originally posted on chatwithketch:
I was at the Redeemed camp on Thursday last week to give a talk on hygiene as preventive strategy. As usual, I was asked a lot of questions, many of which I couldn’t get around to…

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#HLWDK Daily Health Tips: How Long Does Implantation Bleeding Last?

Originally posted on chatwithketch:
Q: Please ma’am, how many days can implantation bleeding last? A: Implantation bleeding is typically a small amount of light bleeding that occurs about 10 to 14 days after conception. It could last anything from a…

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