Jacqueline Gerhart MD is a Wisconsin native and completed undergraduate degrees in Biomedical Engineering and Neuroscience at University of Wisconsin-Madison. Her special interests include women's health, sports medicine, mental health and minor surgical procedures. She is currently practicing full-spectrum family medicine, including maternity and inpatient care. Her columns appear on madison.com and in the Wisconsin State Journal. Note: This column provides general health information and is not specific advice intended for any particular individual(s). It is not a professional medical opinion or a diagnosis. Always consult your personal health care provider about your concerns. No ongoing relationship of any sort (including but not limited to any form of professional relationship) is implied or offered by Dr Gerhart to people submitting questions.