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Doctor insights on: Can Pregnant Women Eat Homemade Ice Cream

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Dr. Mark Pack
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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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I love eating ice cream but im allergic to peanut & soy. Can I eat ice cream?

I love eating ice cream but im allergic to peanut & soy. Can I eat ice cream?

Yes: Most ice cream doesn't have either peanuts or soy in it. Main ingredient is cows milk. Of course avoid peanut flavored ice cream. Always read labels before eating any foods you are not familiar with, and always have epinephrine available should you have an accidental ingestion. ...Read more

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Can I eat Alouette soft cream garlic cheese during pregnancy?

Can I eat Alouette soft cream garlic cheese during pregnancy?

Yes: There is no problem with cheese or garlic, but you should avoid unpasteurized cheese and dairy products during pregnancy. Eating contaminated unpasteurized dairy products can affect your pregnancy. ...Read more

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Can you eat frozen yogurt or frozen sherbet while pregnant ?

Can you eat frozen yogurt or frozen sherbet while pregnant ?

Should be safe...: Both of these are safe. One very low risk concern that some have (though most don't) is that the machine used to dispense the frozen yogurt, for example, could be a source of listeria if it is not properly cleaned and maintained. Otherwise, both of these treats should be ok. ...Read more

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Is cookie dough ice cream safe to eat while pregnant?

Is cookie dough ice cream safe to eat while pregnant?

Avoid cookie dough : Pregnant women should probably not eat raw cookie dough, especially when making cookies at home! the raw cookie dough can be contaminated with e. Coli and salmonella. Commercially prepared cookie dough ice cream should not pose a hazard. ...Read more

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Can you eat Daisy sour cream when pregnant?

Can you eat Daisy sour cream when pregnant?

Why not?: Almost any kind of milk product (if you tolerate milk) contains Calcium and can help your bones and those of your baby to get and stay strong. Furthermore, probiotics (healthy bacteria found in all sour creams, yogurt, kefir etc) will help you with digestion and could help the pregnancy in other ways. Probably best to avoid raw milk products (home made from unpasteurized milk) however. ...Read more

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Can pregnant women eat spinach dip?

Can pregnant women eat spinach dip?

Spinach dip: The spinach is cooked so that should be fine. Is cheese used for this particular recipe? Don't eat food that has sat out without refrigeration for too long. ...Read more

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I'm seventeen weeks pregnant, can I eat cream cheese?

I'm seventeen weeks pregnant, can I eat cream cheese?

Yes.: Cream cheese is safe in pregnancy. It is pasteurized and so the risk of listeriosis is not significant. The cheeses that are best avoided during pregnancy are: brie, blue cheese and feta. ...Read more

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Is it healthy to eat ice cream while pregnant?

Is it healthy to eat ice cream while pregnant?

Within measure, yes!: Please make sure it is made with pasteurized milk. Otherwise, there is no known adverse effect of consumption of ice cream during pregnancy. Always exercise common sense - too much will cause hyperglycemia and chronic use can cause macrosomia, polyhydramnios and cesarean delivery. ...Read more

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Is eating butterscotch ice cream safe during pregnancy?

Is eating butterscotch ice cream safe during pregnancy?

Reviewed this ;: Found no literature suggesting that eating butterscotch ice cream is harmful during pregnancy. Watch calorie intake. ...Read more

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Can pregnant women eat chocolate cake?

Can pregnant women eat chocolate cake?

Good gosh...: My wife sure did! just do it in moderation. ...Read more

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Will applying organic extra virgin fijian (banaban) coconut oil to a pregnant belly prevent stretch marks? Can you ingest it if preg?Any benefits?

Will applying  organic extra virgin  fijian (banaban) coconut oil to a pregnant belly prevent stretch marks? Can you ingest it if preg?Any benefits?

Nothing: Stretch marks are tears in the skin cause by weight gain. They can be covered up, but not improved by creams and lotions. The only possibly effective therapy is cosmetic plastic surgery, but that's a big step for a non-health and non-life threatening problem. ...Read more

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Can a pregnant women eat or drink honey?

Can a pregnant women eat or drink honey?

Probably: it is probably safe for the pregnant mother to consume honey by and infant under 1 year of age should not be exposed to honey due to the risk of botulism ...Read more

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How many hours does it take to get food poisining with ice cream ? (chocolate ice cream)

How many hours does it take to get food poisining with ice cream ? (chocolate ice cream)

Food poisoning: The major bacteria to cause food poisoning from cream products is staph aureus, and this usually has an incubation period of 8-12 hours. Have never really seen food poisoning with ice cream as a source. ...Read more