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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jan Rydfors
Obstetrics and Gynecology 35 years experience
Usually Not Serious: Platelets are made in your bone marrow. A platelet is a blood component and helps your blood to clot. If your platelet count is over 500 000, it is f... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jan Rydfors
Obstetrics and Gynecology 35 years experience
Iron and stretching: Restless leg syndrome is when you have spontaneous and unpleasant movements in your legs. It happens often at night and is very common (10% of all peo... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jan Rydfors
Obstetrics and Gynecology 35 years experience
Valtrex (valacyclovir) for 7 days: Shingles is when dormant chickenpox virus reactivates and causes painful blisters on limited areas of your skin. It will often appear with pregnancy a... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jan Rydfors
Obstetrics and Gynecology 35 years experience
Common: 80% of women have fibroids. They are benign muscle growths in your uterus. Pregnancy estrogen makes them double in size during the first trimester. No... Read More
A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jan Rydfors
Obstetrics and Gynecology 35 years experience
Yes: Bikini waxing is safe in pregnancy. You will often have more hair on your body and your skin will often be more sensitive when you are pregnant but ot... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jan Rydfors
Obstetrics and Gynecology 35 years experience
Yes: Nosebleeds are very common in pregnancy. Many women will experience them for the first time while pregnant. They are due to an increase in blood vesse... Read More
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