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Dr. Debra Rosenblatt
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Pregnancy (Definition)

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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Are Starbuck teas safe during pregnancy.?

Are Starbuck teas safe during pregnancy.?

Hard to say: As it depends on the type of tea, herbal vs non-herbal, and within herbal, it depends on the "herbs" included. In general most commercial teas are felt to be safe as long as consumed in moderation. But you'd be best reviewing the types of tea that you are consuming or would like to. Another great resource is: http://americanpregnancy.org/pregnancy-health/herbal-tea/ Best of luck. ...Read more

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Buttermilk safe when pregnant?

Buttermilk safe when pregnant?

Infection: Anything that could potentially harbor germs should be avoided in pregnancy, whether that is raw meat or milk products that have not been pasteurized. If you are craving for buttermilk, make sure it has been pasteurized. ...Read more

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Is nauzene safe for pregnant woman?

Is nauzene safe for pregnant woman?

Yes: Nausene is citric acid and sugar which is similar to hard candy like jolly rancher. It does have some artificial sweetener also which could be problematic if overdone. It is rated Cat C meaning that it has not been tested and found to be safe. ...Read more

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Are strepsils safe during pregnancy?

Are strepsils safe during pregnancy?

Yes: I looked up ingredients and definitely safe in pregnancy. ...Read more

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Are fireworks smoke safe for pregnant women?

Are fireworks smoke safe for pregnant women?

Minimal toxicity: While concentrated fireworks smoke is likely to be harmful, these are ignited out of doors and are quickly diluted by the atmosphere and wind. It is highly unlikely that you would inhale enough to harm either yourself or your developing baby. ...Read more

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Is nauzene safe during pregnancy?

Is nauzene safe during pregnancy?

Yes: It's basically just sugar and aspartame (nutrasweet). As long as you don't have phenyketonuria, you can take it. I am not a fan of aspartame anytime, and i think it's especially important to avoid as many artificial chemicals during pregnancy as possible, so i wouldn't recommend nauzene. There are other nausea treatments that i'd use first (try ginger tea). ...Read more

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Is douching safe while pregnant?

Is douching safe while pregnant?

Not recommended: There is no reason anyone should douche. Douches actually cause infections by stripping the vagina of healthy bacteria. ...Read more

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Is vapor bath safe for pregnant women?

Is vapor bath safe for pregnant women?

VAPOR BATHS: I DO NOT THINK SO BUT DO CHECK WITH YOUR OBSTETRICIAN. ...Read more

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Are probiotics safe during pregnancy?

Are probiotics safe during pregnancy?

Yes, they are safe: These contain the "good organisms" living symbiotically with you. Certain condition such as use of antibiotics often kill-off too many of these good bugs and leave us more susceptible to illness from other bad bugs. Probiotics basically replace some of the loss of the good bug and hopefully restore the balance. They are safe to use during pregnancy. Congrats on your pregnancy. Good luck. ...Read more

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Is sex while pregnant safe?

Is sex while pregnant safe?

As long as you do: Not have any problems but u need to ask your OB as your OB knows your situation. ...Read more

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Is benefiber safe during pregnancy?

Yes: It can also help maintain regularity and help reduce hemorrhoids common in pregnancy as well since your bowell function will be more natural. ...Read more

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Is it safe to paint (latex paint) while 27 weeks pregnant?

Is it safe to paint (latex paint)  while 27 weeks pregnant?

More or (less): Inhaling fumes of any kind during pregnancy is best avoided. Oil based paints and enamels are a definite no-no during pregnancy. I am more concerned about ladder balance problems while pregnant more than the latex "fumes" perhaps it would be "less of a concern" if someone else did the work. ...Read more

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Is tanda safe to use while pregnant?

Is tanda safe to use while pregnant?

LED light therapy: Looked this up. Idea behind this product is that blue LED light (along with heat/vibration to "open pores") is toxic to bacteria and the red LED light is supposed to generate reactive oxygen species. According to a published study, this has the effect of removing old collagen making way for new. The science is not validated and controlled studies for safety in pregnancy not done. I suspect is safe ...Read more

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Are ginger pills safe during pregnancy?

Are ginger pills safe during pregnancy?

What's in the pills?: Ginger is ok. But what is in the pills besides ginger? Not all companies take care to test or include ingredients considered safe for pregnancy. Even prescription pills can be counterfeit and include lead paint, floor wax, other toxins. Before taking new OTC pills, do searches for information about the company that makes them, show the bottle to your pharmacist or doctor, even check otis, reprotox. ...Read more

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Is stevia and/or nectresse safe during pregnancy?

Is stevia and/or nectresse safe during pregnancy?

Yes: Both are thought to be safe, but while you're pregnant it's an excellent idea to limit any exposure to drugs, chemicals, supplements, additives, etc of any sort. ...Read more

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12 weeks pregnant. Is it safe to eat canned tuna while pregnant?

12 weeks pregnant. Is it safe to eat canned tuna while pregnant?

Yes: Our OB concerns about fish in pregnancy usually concerns fresh water varieties that come from mercury infested rivers or lakes. ...Read more

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Is Mederma safe while pregnant?

Mederma: Yes unless you are allergic to onion. In fact it has proven to be effective for stretch marks. ...Read more

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Is candarel safe during pregnancy?

Is candarel safe during pregnancy?

It may be safe but: It may be safe but no studies i could find about its safety during pregnancy as a precaution it is recommended not to use artificial sweetners and preservatives when you are pregnant in my opinion. ...Read more