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Are Waterslide Safe For Pregnant Woman
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
Doesn't treat infxn: Vagisil has several products, but it contains benzacaine, a topical anesthetic. Some people are allergic to benzacaine. There is also a serious medical adverse reaction called methemoglobinemia in which some people's blood reacts and the lips, skin, or fingernails turn blue/gray. In addition, it doesn't treat any vaginal infections, and may cause burning in some people. I suggest avoiding. ...Read more
Most likely yes: The only areas of Florida where Zika is carried by the local mosquitoes are two areas of Miami-Dade County. The Zika carrying mosquitoes have not been found as north as Orlando. Remember, however, that this is a fluid situation. You should be okay in Orlando. You can always stay up to date on further developments at the webpage: www.cdc.gov ...Read more
Are parsley leaves and coriander leaves made as a soup safe for pregnant woman, if so what is the safest dosage?
Sure : Both are fine and you may eat as much as you like. ...Read more
Ok: Gentle application of a vibrator to a pregnant abdomen is safe. That technique is sometimes used to "wake up" babies during an OB ultrasound evaluation to allow better evaluation. ...Read more
Depends on ur cycles: From your period day if you substract 14days that would be the day you ovulated. If you are very regular and your cycles re every 28 days than you ovulate on day 14, which is 14 days from the first day of your period. You should also note a very liquidy gelatinous vaginal discharge on those days when you are very fertile. ...Read more
What happens if a woman is on hbp meds and she wants to get pregnant and there any safe hbp meds she can take?
What are some exercises a woman can do while she is pregnant so she doesn't gain so much weight? Is it safe to exercise while pregnant
??: Depends on the person, if it frightens you and you don't enjoy it, don't watch them. But if they thrill you and you enjoy them — no harm done. Have fun! ...Read more
Varies: Depends on woman and her health and the advice of her doctor. ...Read more
Is it safe for a pregnant woman to ride in a car when she is 3 months pregnant! We are going to texas but will be stopping for break every 4 hours?
Travel: There is a risk for anyone who takes a long distance car ride of developing clots in their lower extremities. I highly suggest using support / compression hose, keeping the legs elevated if possible and stopping every 2 hours to walk around. Try to massage the calf. If Sny pain a swelling is noted, stop snd head to the closest ER. Good luck & safe travel. Discuss this further with your OB ...Read more
Pasteurized: Pasteurized is safer.Get a more detailed answer ›
Depends: Some doctors would say yes, but the majority would use only insulin. Metformin has been used for many years in pregnant women without problem, although it is not approved. Glipizide has had limited study. A similar medication has been used in limited numbers without problems, but is also not approved. See what your doc is comfortable with. ...Read more
They can leak: There are ways to improve safe use of appliances like microwaves. One is purchase from a reputable company. Another is to look for ul label. A kit might be available at the local hardware store or online to test a microwave for leakage. But the first step is to use other ways to heat if concerned or to stand at a distance when using a microwave in the home or workplace. See my health guide also :). ...Read more
Is it safe to masturbate using strong shower faucet once a week? Is it harmful for pregnant woman?
Here are some...: Masturbating for orgasm can naturally induce genital tract contraction especially the vagina, its effect on pregnant women is controversial & shouldn't differ from intercourse. As to using your innovated vibrating water flow from strong shower faucet, as well, it shouldn't differ from natural orgasm. But, it's more advisable to avoid sex toward the last 3-6 wks of pregnancy. More? Ask doc timely. ...Read more