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Doctor insights on: Benefits Of Celery During Pregnancy

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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


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How good is it to excercise during a pregnancy? Does it help or benefit at all during labor?

How good is it to excercise during a pregnancy? Does it help or benefit at all during labor?

Exercise: Continuing to exercise during pregnancy helps both you and your baby. There are some studies that show a positive effect on labor and delivery. So exercise is good. ...Read more

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What are the benefits of raspberry leaf tea or capsules during pregnancy and labour? Midwifes assure me it makes labour easier, if so how?

What are the benefits of raspberry leaf tea or capsules during pregnancy and labour? Midwifes assure me it makes labour easier, if so how?

Proven benefits,? how: Red raspberry leaf tea has been used since ancient times and modern research confirms it reduces time of labor and birth, lessens pain and reduces the need for Cesarian sections. How it does this is not fully known but is almost certainly related to the vitamins, minerals and phytonutrients it contains. See
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http://www. Ncbi. Nlm. Nih. Gov/pubmed/10754818 ...Read more

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Why is sex good during pregnancy? Sex hurts, so I'm wondering what benefits I'm missing out on at 34 weeks preg. Are orgasms good enough?

Why is sex good during pregnancy? Sex hurts, so I'm wondering what benefits I'm missing out on at 34 weeks preg. Are orgasms good enough?

It s good if you lik: You don't have to have sex during pregnancy. It is not contraindicated but it its painfull to you I would recommend avoiding it so you don't build up a feeling of rejection towards it. ...Read more

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Will my teeth benefit from a calcium supplement during pregnancy?

Will my teeth benefit from a calcium supplement during pregnancy?

Nope: Your teeth are already formed. Taking calcium supplements will not strengthen your teeth. ...Read more

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What are all the benefits of eating folic acid before pregnancy? And what are all the birth defects can be avoided during pregnancy? Pls hlp dr

What are all the benefits of eating folic acid before pregnancy? And what are all the birth defects can be avoided during pregnancy? Pls hlp dr

Prevent birth defect: Eating Folic Acid or folate (folic acid) before/during early pregnancy dramatically prevents a group of serious birth defects called neural tube defects. It's most important in the first weeks of pregnancy ; since one often doesn't know they're pregnant until they miss their period, when they're already 2 weeks pregnant, it's crucial to have adequate folate (folic acid) before you know you're pregnant. Biotin helps too. ...Read more

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What foods are dangerous during pregnancy?

What foods are dangerous during pregnancy?

Foods: Anything you are allergic to of course, but most foods are relatively safe. The main thing is to stay aware from raw or improperly cooked food, improperly washed items and restrict your intake of high mercury containing fish (list of these available online). Look online for a healthy pregnancy diet to make good choices. ...Read more

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How effective is Urizone during pregnancy?

How effective is Urizone during pregnancy?

Good medication: For most Bladder infections it would work well, provided it is uncomplicated. It is safe in pregancy. It is a script medication, and should be used under a doctor's instruction only. ...Read more

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What foods should I avoid during pregnancy?

What foods should I avoid during pregnancy?

See below: Certain fish like tuna may have mercury and should be avoided. It may be more important to concentrate on what you should eat and for that please consult this site for advice.
http://www. Choosemyplate. Gov/. ...Read more

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Is it okay to eat maracuya during pregnancy?

Is it okay to eat maracuya during pregnancy?

Looks like it: Maracuya is another name for passionfruit. It's a healthy diet choice, very sweet with a high water content, rich in vitamins and antioxidants. Its many varieties are eaten widely in many cultures around the world. Enjoy. ...Read more

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Which ieg should be elevated during pregnancy?

Which ieg should be elevated during pregnancy?

No difference: Leg swelling increases during the third trimester of pregnancy. Elevating both legs is usually recommended to help reduce edema of the legs. If you ate having only one leg swelling, then you can elevate the one that is swollen. ...Read more

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Is it okay to take Naxdom 500 during pregnancy?

Is it okay to take Naxdom 500 during pregnancy?

No: That contains medicines which can be harmful in pregnancy. depending on how far pregnant you are, it can cause birth defects, development problems, or affect the fluid around the baby. That begin said, if you take a pill every so often it will not likely cause a problem but in general it is not recommended in pregnancy ...Read more

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Could you eat the seeds in kiwi during pregnancy?

Could you eat the seeds in kiwi during pregnancy?

Yes: I've never heard that there is anything wrong with eating kiwi in pregnancy. Healthy and safe. ...Read more

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Is it common to feel overwhelmed during pregnancy?

Is it common to feel overwhelmed during pregnancy?

Yes: It can get overwhelming, especially with work and having to care for your family. In addition there is a lot of information out there, some good, some not so good, and can lead to information overload. Try doing yoga. ...Read more