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is eating pumice bad while pregnant

A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Whiting
27 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
A habit to break...: Raw rice won't harm your pregnancy unless it is contaminated with a germ that can harm your pregnancy. When rice is cooked, all the germs are killed ... Read More

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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Diede
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In moderation, no: Eating only hot cheetos, not so good. The occasional eating of this snack will not affect your pregnancy.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
It expands: Eating raw rice is probably not the cleanest idea and since the cooking process kills off germs. Also it expands a lot when it absorbs water in your s ... Read More
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Dr. David Duncan m.d.
42 years experience Family Medicine
Maybe: If you are eating a well balanced diet, it probably will not hurt you. However, it is pure carbohydrate. The baby needs more than carbs. Eating to ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Bad for you and baby: Eating salty foods rich in carbohydrates is not good at any stage and is worse during pregnancy. Increase in blood pressure and gestational diabetes ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Robert Andrews
36 years experience Interventional Radiology
There : There are a lot of things to avoid when pregnant, and other things you specifically should take, like prenatal vitamins. Lunch meats are not in eith ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
40 years experience Holistic Medicine
Good nutrition but..: Eggs are an excellent source of nutrition containing protein & many vitamins & minerals that are good building blocks for your baby. While eggs do con ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denise Lochner
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Would not cause a problem for the baby.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
36 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Why?: Would be in the newspaper. Or the product would have a disclaimer on the package. Dates are eaten regularly in many arabic countries.
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