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Can My Baby Fetus Get Dehydrated If I Have A High Salt Diet
Too much sodium may lead to high blood pressure in those who are sensitive to sodium. If you have high blood pressure, your doctor will probably recommend that you reduce your sodium (salt) intake. Sodium may lead to a serious build-up of fluid in people with congestive heart failure, cirrhosis, or kidney disease. Such people should be on a strict sodium-restricted diet, as ...Read more
If I have low blood pressure is my baby in amy danger im 13 weeks wjat can I do to assure I have a healthy pregnancy and baby?
Prenatal care: Not sure what you mean by low blood pressure? Pregnant women have slightly lower blood pressure than non pregnant women. This is a normal physiologic response. Unless your blood pressure is so low that you have fainting spells your blood pressure may in fact be normal. This is an issue which will be easily addressed at your next prenatal visit. Share your concerns with your doc. ...Read more
Should I try to get pregnant and have a baby if I have high blood pressure, high anxiety, and high cholesterol?
Ask your husband: This is a spiritual, intellectual and emotional question that only you and your husband can answer together. Two people have to come together to create a child and then raise it. Remember that there are no crystal balls in this world and there is no way to tell what things your children will inherit from you and what things they will not. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I'm 32.5 weeks pregnant and I was told today that I have borderline low amniotic fluid and that I need to hydrate. Will drinking more fluids correct this and if so, how soon can it get corrected through hydration? I'm worried about a preterm delivery
Oligo hydramnios: decreased amniotic fluids at 32 weeks will definatly respond to increased fluids and rest.as you near term your doctor I am sure vwill monitor you and baby by nonstress test biophysical profile and will decide the timing of dilivery and care for decreased amniotic fluid ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have pots, and lost my baby to placental abruption (which they think caused the pots) should I not try again? Better to adopt? Once pots gets better
POT[t]S: Stands for postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome and is caused by abnormal activity of the autonomic (automatic) nervous system (ans). I think that the "abruptio" and the pots are from a common cause---- compromised body chemistrry, in the control mechanisms of the ANS and the normal function of pregnancy. My guess is that it is due to lousy diet that provides the energy for cellularfunction. ...Read more
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I am 22 weeks pregnant and my amniotic fluid is high. How can I decrease it? Can my baby have a healthy birth?
See below: There's not much you can do about the amount of amniotic fluid you have. If it gets significantly high, your doctor could insert a needle and draw off some. ...Read more
How can you tell if a newborn has hypoglycemia? I have hypoglycemia (it runs in family) & i want to ensure that my baby does not have it.
HYpoglycemia: In newborn hypoglycemia seen in large for gestational age (lga) babies, mother had gestational or uncontrolled diabetes; baby small for gestational age (sga), premature, postmature, delay in starting / poor feeding, vomiting, difficult labor, congenital anomalies e.g. Heart disease, metabolic diseases, etc. Simple one touch sugar test tells glucose level. If persistent, needs further evaluation. ...Read more
I have a habit of eating raw rice. i am addicted to that. My mom says my haemoglobin level will decrease and i will become anemic if i eat raw rice. ?
What kind of rice?: If you are eating polished rice and do not have sufficient intake of other foods, it could cause nutritional deficiencies worse than anemia. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex. Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more
I have low blood pressure but not to low . If I have caffeine every once in awhile will it dehydrate me and make me pass out as soon as i drink it.
Unlikely: Especially if you have no symptoms.Get a more detailed answer ›
Your choice: Many people eat lean red meat in moderation while trying to limit overall calories. ...Read more
How can I conceive and produce a healthy baby without a miscarriage. I had a cerclege though low placenter and still lost the baby. Please help?
I eat well balanced meals and exercise regularly, but i recently tested my blood sugar and it read at 56. Is this dangerous? Should i see a doctor?
Blood sugar: I wouldn't put much too stock in 1 random measurement. As long as you're not getting dizzy, faint, sweaty, or having palpitations - this is probably an error in the measurement, or its just a normal reading for you body without clinical significance. Blood sugars fluctuate throughout the day depending on what and how long ago you ate. If you're having symptoms, then see your doc. ...Read more
I do suffer from high blood pressure and high pulse as I have graves' disease, but i want to go out drinking with my friends, is that a good idea?
Inadequate info.: There is lacking information here. Like what medications you are on for graves disease & hypertension. In the absence of this important information, would recommend against it. ...Read more
I am 33 weeks pregnant and have Gestational diabetes under control with diet. Will it harm my baby if my sugar goes over once in a while?
If I have a really low potassium count and eat 2 bananas a day and drink a couple Ensures, will it come up? How fast? It's low because havent eaten.
Oxygen in blood: The oxygen in your blood is linked to the concentration of red cells in your blood. If you are anemic, that is what is going to limit your oxygenation, not how much you exercise. Being healthier may improve your anemia. If you exercise more, you may signal your body to tell your bone marrow to make more blood. ...Read more
refers to all the physical matter humans (like all living creatures) must take in on a recurring basis; only partially for energy. Like all life on planet humans are open systems which keep tearing down their structure & require intake of atoms/molecules from which to rebuild their structure. Intestinal lining cells replaced ~every 3 days. CaPO4 in bones ~every 6 years, ...Read more
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