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FAQ - Women's Health Issues in regards to Diving

Discussion in 'Women's Perspectives' started by mania, Jul 25, 2007.

  1. TjRjn

    TjRjn Divemaster

    # of Dives: 100 - 199
    Location: Langebæk, Denmark
    My doctor here in Turkey (where they're not big on explanations) has prescribed me Cerazette (progesterone only) pill to help control heavy bleeding etc...
    I've been putting off taking it due to DVT concerns but after reading your information I think I'll give it a go as I'm loosing too many diving days without it - thanks!
  2. MiciSmart13

    MiciSmart13 Garibaldi

    # of Dives: 25 - 49
    Location: Port Ghalib
    Thanks for the info much appreciated will help many people...
    Mia Toose likes this.
  3. Alice Goot

    Alice Goot Solo Diver

    # of Dives: 200 - 499
    Location: So Cal
  4. urbaneve71

    urbaneve71 ScubaBoard Sponsor ScubaBoard Sponsor

    # of Dives: 200 - 499
    Location: Gulf Coast
    That was some great information! Now that I am in my 40's and after have a forced hysterectomy about 6 months after my son was born tore me to pieces. Then came the hot flashes - the hot killers I called them. I told my Dr. if I have one more I am going to kill someone (lol) but they finally passed. It took quite a few years, about 7-8 years I would say. But my Dr. told me that there would be no diving for 4-6 months afterwards...sigh.

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