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Bad News on the NuvaRing by Jeffrey Dach MD

Bad News for the NuvaRing by Jeffrey Dach MD  Lately, we have seen a growing number of young women using the NuvaRing, reporting anxiety, depression, insomnia, headache, and other symptoms.  The NuvaRing is a contraceptive intra-uterine device (IUD) containing synthetic hormones, a form of birth control…For More Click Here.

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Clomiphene Clomid Adverse Side Effects Part Three

Clomiphene Clomid Adverse Side Effects Part Three This is part three of a series, Click Here for Part One Click Here for Part Two The off-label use of clomiphene tablets in young males to relieve symptoms of low testosterone is becoming more popular because it preserves fertility, and is less expensive and more convenient than […]

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Transdermal vs. Oral Estrogen Part Two by Jeffrey Dach MD

Transdermal vs. Oral Estrogen Part Two by Jeffrey Dach MD In part one, we explored the studies which show that transdermal estrogen delivery is preferable over the oral pill form of delivery.  In part two of this series, we will explore further the studies which explain why oral estrogen pills are associated with a hypercoagulability […]

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The Safety of Transdermal Estrogen by Jeffrey Dach MD

The Safety of Transdermal Estrogen by Jeffrey Dach MD This article is Part One.For Part Two, Click Here. Left Image: Red Arrow points to clot in deep vein, Ultrasound image, courtesy of wikimedia commons and (c) Nevit Dilmen. A Case of Chronic Calf Swelling Rebecca, a forty year old housewife came into the office to […]

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Adverse Effects of BCPs Birth Control Pills

Adverse Effects of BCPs Birth Control Pills by Jeffrey Dach MD Depression, Anxiety, Mood Disturbance and Other Adverse Effects of BCPs Birth Control Pills The IUD is a Better Option. Above left image: ParaGuard Copper T IUD  Intra-Uterine Device Case Report: A 21 Year Old on OC’s (Oral Contraceptives) Amy, a 21 year old college […]

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