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Can A Tetanus Shot Cause Complications During The First Trimester
What are the most important vitamins needed in 3rd trimester and in approx what dose. Also is tetanus shot recommended if haven't had in 10 yrs?
Need more info: Need more info bout your general health. Nutritional counseling has to be tailored to the individual patient. I prefer to use every day products like mil, milk products, green veggies, soybean and calcium carbonate among others. Mega vitamins should not be given. Talk with your OB and/or with a dietician to get the most up to date advice considering your health status. ...Read more
See below: Mainly due to muscle stretch/strain. Also changes in the way you walk due to changes in your body and your center of gravity. ...Read more
Is it normal for my girlfriend to bleed after sex during her first trimester, she is 7 weeks. Would this cause any sort of problem for her or the baby?
Bleeding: Bleeding can certainly happen and doesn't necessarily mean anything is wrong with the baby. Spotting can be typical but shouldn't be as much as a period. If large amounts of blood, bleeding often, or cramping, get evaluated now. Would discuss with OB to see if she needs to get checked sooner ...Read more
Inadequate data.: There are *animal* studies showing an increased risk of cleft palate, but there are no adequate or well-controlled studies in pregnant women. Chances are, your baby will be fine - but once born, he or she should be observed by your doctor for signs of decreased activity of the adrenal gland. ...Read more
There are many cause: Most are normal but see your doctor to be sure. ...Read more
Most common: The first trimester is the most common time for a miscarriage, which is why 1st OB appointments are often after 10-13 weeks. At this time, it could be from a host of reasons ranging from hormonal, to genetic, to medications, to anatomic. Because they are so common in the 1st trimester, we usually do not begin to evaluate miscarriages unless you have had more than 2. ...Read more
Thyroid level abnormal during first trimester which resolved its own, now 5 months postpartum with ths level low end of normal. Can it cause symtom?
What symptoms do you have?
Time to see your doctor about this.
Congrats on a new baby. Enjoy! ...Read more
Yes it is ok: It is ok as long as you are not allergic to it ...Read more
No: None is commonGet a more detailed answer ›
Eat as soon as you feel hungry, or even before you feel hungry
Snack often and eat small meals – The best foods to eat have lots of protein or carbohydrates, but not a lot of fat. Good choices are crackers, bread, and low-fat yogurt. You should also avoid spicy foods.
Drink cold, clear beverages that are either fizzy or sour – Good choices are lemonade and ginger ale.
Smell mint. ...Read more
Yes: Http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/healthy-living/pregnancy-week-by-week/in-depth/pregnancy-and-exercise/art-20046896Get a more detailed answer ›
Is cereal with nuts, a yogurt, and a fruit good during the first trimester? It's the only thing I have been able to hold down during these 7w6d.
Sure: If that is something you enjoy eating then it would be fine. ...Read more
Alka seltzer: If your alka selter contains aspirin, you should not take it. ...Read more
Spotting: It is very common to spot during the first trimester, especially after some cramping. If the spotting continues, it could mean a lot more and you should monitor to see if there are other symptoms as well. If it persists or worsens, you should call your physician, . ...Read more
Yes: If you are not allergic to seafood there should be no problem. Enjoy :). ...Read more
No, but it is common: First, it is reassuring to know that many women with bleeding in the first trimester go on to have healthy babies. Second, it is important to tell an OB provider so that testing or imaging can be done. Third, it is a fact that many women with bleeding early in pregnancy bleed again during the pregnancy and occasionally deliver early. Women should keep their OB providers informed of all bleeding. ...Read more
What did your OB say: Any problems like this need to be directed to your OB and if u have not gone for care I would do that asap, spotting can be from the cervix, or form inside the uterus u could be trying to miscarriage or u could have a small blood clot behind the placenta called a retroplacental hematoma that usually resolves, if u are spotting then no intercourse and see your OB for an exam and ultraosund. ...Read more
Very unlikely: Swollen lymph nodes must be coincidental finding. ...Read more
Can you tell me if a fetus is miscarried during the first trimester still need to be "birthed" out?
Is it normal to have low-lying cervix during the first trimester? Should I avoid sex if I've had miscarriages before?
Discharge what?: Your question is incomplete.Get a more detailed answer ›
Ob and indigestion: Yes VERY common. You are in good company. If it gets to the point where it is affecting your ability to eat, then please speak with your OB. ...Read more
Do we actually know if weight loss is okay during the first trimester? Read conflicting studies. Seems like it would be a good thing for overweight
Gradual: It is a gradual process of change. ...Read more