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41 Weeks Pregnant In Children
Within normal: 41 weeks is still within normal, but you should really be asking your OB about this. If you don't have one yet, now's the time! ...Read more
When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more
Talk to your doctor : If you have any desire to hurt yourself or your baby or anyone else, see your doctor. If you are tired of being pregnant and anxious/eager to have your baby, talk to your doctor. At 41 weeks induction should be considered. ...Read more
Don't do it!!: C-section should be avoided unless your doctor thinks it is medically necessary. Induction increases the risks of needing a c-section, but you you never "choose" this. It is riskier for you and for the baby! ...Read more
41 weeks pregnant. Had a little spotting when i wipe i was told it was normal, a little concerned since spotting has increased. Is this normal?
L;D: At 41 weeks, most doctors would recommend induction of labor to avoid a possible intrauterine fetal demise. While some doctors feel comfortable going to 42 weeks, i think it's reasonable to go to l;d and see if you're dilated and possibly stay at hospital for induction or augmentation of labor. While no across the board consensus on induction at 41 weeks, *most* doctors do induce at this point. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Pregnancy diet: Maintaining an appropriate weight during pregnancy is very important. Find your target weight in this link: http://www.babycenter.com/pregnancy-weight-gain-estimator. During pregnancy, you really don't need to eat for two. Only about 200-300 extra calories are needed during the last months of pregnancy. Women should eat a healthy diet during pregnancy. Plenty of fruits and vegetables, whole grain ...Read more
I am pregnant (3rd trimester) and find myself stretching/flexing my abdominals. What impact does this have on the baby?
No: Impact on baby. Just keeping you healthy. Don't overdo it! ...Read more
Should be OK: Being at 41 wk, you are likely pop any second now--your doc probably won't want you to go much longer anyway. Coloring your hair now probably won't harm the baby, but you probably won't be looking your best during and after delivery and so having your hair done after may make more sense. But what do I know, I am a guy! :-) congrats on the pregnancy and good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What to do if I have no problems with my pregnancy but my doctor still booked an induction for 41 weeks (i'm 40+3) what if I refuse to have it done?
Your choice: but the standard of care is to deliver the baby by 41 weeks. You should either trust your doctor or find one you trust. It appears he is giving proper care. Complications for the baby have been shown to increase after 41 weeks gestation. If you think you know how to better care for your pregnancy (you don't), then refuse his good advice. ...Read more
Is it normal to loose weight in the 3rd trimester of pregnancy? I've lost 4lbs I was 148 now I'm 144
What to do if I didn't have morning sickness my entire pregnancy, now I'm nearing my 3rd trimester and sick almost everyday?
Try reflux med: Sometimes nausea and vomiting in third trimester is from reflux (heartburn). Try avoiding spicy foods, sleep propped up or try TUMS (calcium carbonate). Digestion also slows and sometimes causes nausea. If you are unable to keep fluids down, you should see your doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I took aderall for 3 weeks, I’m 25 weeks pregnant will I be okay by time labor comes at 41 weeks?
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