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Can I eat Starfruit/Carambola while pregnant?

Can I eat Starfruit/Carambola while pregnant?

Yes: Yes, starfruit is fine to eat during pregnancy. Just be sure to rinse the fruit thoroughly before eating it. ...Read more

Dr. Jeffrey Stevens
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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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Can I eat curry while pregnant?

Can I eat curry while pregnant?

Yes: There is no evidence that eating curry can harm your fetus. Some people say eating spicy foods like curry can cause you to go into labor. There is no specific evidence that proves this belief. But in any case, eating curry should be safe. ...Read more

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Can I eat hummus while pregnant?

Can I eat hummus while pregnant?

Yes: Hummus is a healthy food. Good to eat when pregnant. ...Read more

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Can i eat grapes and strawberries while pregnant?

Can i eat grapes and strawberries while pregnant?

Certainly: These and other berries can be a tasty and nutritious addition to your diet. They will not have any effect on your developing baby. ...Read more

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Can I eat pate while pregnant?

Can I eat pate while pregnant?

Of course.....: A balanced diet is a fundamental part of a successful pregnancy. I'm not sure i would call pate a mainstay of a healthy diet, but neither are many other things that we eat from time to time. It's ok to indulge in treats, just do so in moderation. This is good advice for after your pregnancy too (and frankly, for all your life). You will be modeling good dietary habits for your child. Congrats! ...Read more

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Can I eat shrimp while pregnant?

Can I eat shrimp while pregnant?

Yes: There is no reason to not eat shrimp. Make sure you eat a well balanced diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruit, grains and low in saturated fats. ...Read more

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Can I eat sushi while pregnant?

Can I eat sushi while pregnant?

No raw fish: You should not eat raw fish or meat when pregnant because of the risk of acquiring a parasite or bacteria. In addition, you need to limit the amount of fish you consume during pregnancy to limit the amount of mercury you ingest. It is recommended that you consume less than 12 ounces a week of cooked fish. Completely avoid swordfish, shark, king mackerel, and tile fish. ...Read more

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Can i eat eggplants while I am pregnant?

Eggplant.: It is reportedly a myth that eating eggplant parmasian causes a woman to go into labor. ...Read more

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Can i eat eggplant while i am pregnant?

Can i eat eggplant while i am pregnant?

Not widely: Recognized as a food to avoid. There is culturally, some anecdotal reports, about contractions and prematurity but it's not particularly well supported. Mostly where I've seen this come up is in Ayurvedic tradition. ...Read more

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Can you eat cinnamon while pregnant?

Can you eat cinnamon while pregnant?

Cinnamon: Cinnamon when used as a food is considered safe in pregnancy & may be helpful with gestational diabetes. However high doses of cinnamon supplements have not been evaluated with pregnancy – so this is discouraged unless specifically recommended by your physician. ...Read more

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Can you eat tuna while pregnant?

Can you eat tuna while pregnant?

In moderation: It's ok to eat tuna in pregnancy in moderation. It should be fully cooked, not raw. You should only eat one to two servings of seafood a week because seafood has mercury in it. Seafood also has a lot of great nutrients for a developing baby so if you enjoy it, just do it in moderation. ...Read more

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Can I have pumpkin soup while pregnant?

Can I have pumpkin soup while pregnant?

Sure: There are no specific soup restrictions during pregnancy. Pumpkins or other fruits are vegetables are not restricted either. ...Read more