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Dr. Anita Sabharwal, M.D.

Internist

Dr. Anita Sabharwal M.D. is a top Internist in Peoria, . With a passion for the field and an unwavering commitment to their specialty, Dr. Anita Sabharwal M.D. is an expert in changing the lives of their patients for the better. Through their designated cause and expertise in the field, Dr. Anita Sabharwal M.D. is a prime example of a true leader in healthcare. As a leader and expert in their field, Dr. Anita Sabharwal M.D. is passionate about enhancing patient quality of life. They embody the values of communication, safety, and trust when dealing directly with patients. In Peoria, IL, Dr. Anita Sabharwal M.D. is a true asset to their field and dedicated to the profession of medicine.
33 years Experience
Dr. Anita Sabharwal, M.D.
  • Peoria, IL
  • Pbd Sharma Postgrad Institute M S M Dayanand University Rohtak Haryana India
  • Accepting new patients

Menopause has been brutal for me

While menopause can explain all of the symptoms you are experiencing, you should still see your Primary Care or Gyne to exclude other causes and have a detailed lab work to make READ MORE
While menopause can explain all of the symptoms you are experiencing, you should still see your Primary Care or Gyne to exclude other causes and have a detailed lab work to make sure there are no other causes like thyroid disorder or underlying cardiac disease. If you have not had your hormonal levels checked, it will be prudent to do so. Menopause can be a time when estrogen declines but so does progesterone and create an imbalance. All of your symptoms can be alleviated with compounded progesterone but only after thorough testing and mammogram etc have been done. Any treatment nerds to be monitored with repeat hormonal levels. You should seek a consultation with a physician with expertise in menopause. Good luck.

Does sunscreen prevent me from absorbing vitamin D?

Use of sunscreen does decrease the absorption as that is what it is meant to do. Also if you are dark skinned , the absorption is decreased. If you are prone to sunburn after 20-30 READ MORE
Use of sunscreen does decrease the absorption as that is what it is meant to do. Also if you are dark skinned , the absorption is decreased. If you are prone to sunburn after 20-30 minute exposure, your best option is to be diligent in taking your vitamin D supplement and to take it with food as it is a fat soluble vitamin and is not absorbed as well on an empty stomach