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Dr. Katharine Cox
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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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Me and a friend both pregnant and she told me no salt, not too much salads and no caffeine because it'll kill our babies from what her doctor said?

Me and a friend both pregnant and she told me no salt, not too much salads and no caffeine because it'll kill our babies from what her doctor said?

You really think her: Doctor said that? Be an adult. Try going to Medline Plus and look up prenatal care to get good tips. Remember everything in moderation. Follow the guidelines and see your OB soon. If that doctor speaks in that tone Killing etc I would advise your friend to seek a different doctor more humane. ...Read more

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I eat a salads often and I always like to mix in some vinegar. I feel like something acidic is running through my whole body. Is it the vinegar?

I eat a salads often and I always like to mix in some vinegar. I feel like something acidic is running through my whole body. Is it the vinegar?

Acid in body: Not likely the vinegar. Please describe more about what you are feeling and give more information so we can help you. ...Read more

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34 yr old female. 5'5 155 lbs. Since giving birth 3 kids. Eat 2 eggs in morning. Salad for lunch. Small dinner. Can't seem to drop weight. Help please?

34 yr old female. 5'5 155 lbs. Since giving birth 3 kids. Eat 2 eggs in morning. Salad for lunch. Small dinner. Can't seem to drop weight. Help please?

Weight: With three young kids you don't have enough time to properly look after yourself. Let it be for about three months then put your food intake and exercise in your efforts. If possible keep me posted. ...Read more

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Can a pregnant woman eat salad from a fast food place?

Can a pregnant woman eat salad from a fast food place?

Salad: QUESTION : SHOULD ANYONE EAT SALAD FROM FAST FOOD RESTARAUNT? I THINK IT IS OK to get an individual saladSALAD, but I would stay clear of SALAD bar. ...Read more

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Can pregnant women eat uncooked hot dogs?

Can pregnant women eat uncooked hot dogs?

UncookedorUnheated?: You should not eat any raw meat, fish, or eggs if you are pregnant. However, most packaged hot dogs have been previously cooked, and can be eaten unheated, provided they have been properly refrigerated and are not past their expiration date. Check label - should state: "fully cooked." most hot dogs contain a lot of calories, fat, and additives, so they're not the healthiest food, esp if pregnant. ...Read more

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Can pregnant woman eat dates?

Can pregnant woman eat dates?

Yes: There is no medical contraindication to eating dates during pregnancy. They supply niacin, folate, (folic acid) vitamin B-6, pantothenic acid, zinc, manganese, fiber and magnesium. One study found that the consumption of date fruit in the last 4 weeks before labour significantly reduced the need for induction and augmentation of labour, and produced a more favourable, but non-significant, delivery outcome. ...Read more

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Can a pregnant woman eat steak?

Can a pregnant woman eat steak?

Eat your steak!: A pregnant woman can definitely eat steak, but it should be cooked all the way through. Some may think this ruins the steak. To have a steak that is cooked well-done but still tender, try a thinner cut. ...Read more

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What can a pregnant woman eat?

What can a pregnant woman eat?

Pregnancy Nutrition: There are lots of good online nutrition resources -- including articles focused on pregnancy --

For example ---

Pregnancy nutrition: Healthy-eating basics
http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/healthy-lifestyle/pregnancy-week-by-week/in-depth/pregnancy-nutrition/art-20046955

Pregnancy diet: Focus on these essential nutrients
http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/healthy-lifestyle/pregnancy-week-by-week/in-depth/pregnancy-nutrition/art-20045082 ...Read more

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Can pregnant women eat gimbap?

Can pregnant women eat gimbap?

Cooked: If the filling is cooked, there is no reason for a pregnant woman to not eat it. I trust that for the sake of your and your baby's health, you are under the care of a doctor and taking prenatal vitamins. ...Read more

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Why can't pregnant women eat crab?

Why can't pregnant women eat crab?

The new FDA and EPA: Guidelines published in 2014 say it is ok. Scavengers like crab and lobtster actually have low levels. Only the predators at the top of the fish-eat-fish food chain concentrate methyl-mercury (from our coal-burning power plants) to dangerous levels. Recent data is best, as we continue to contaminate. Several have a max/wk. Http://www.fda.gov/Food/FoodborneIllnessContaminants/Metals/ucm393070.htm ...Read more

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Could pregnant women eat rosemary?

Could pregnant women eat rosemary?

In normal amounts: Normal dietary amounts are fine, but rosemary capsules or large amounts may not be safe. ...Read more

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Can a pregnant woman eat pani puri?

Can a pregnant woman eat pani puri?

Yes it is only food: Not a chemical, if can tolerate spice. Along with good healthy food ...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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Can pregnant women eat lupini beans?

Can pregnant women eat lupini beans?

Preparation: They must be prepared correctly, or there is a risk of a serious infection and potential liver damage. Why not eat something else when you're pregnant? ...Read more

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Can a 10week pregnant woman eat spam?

Yes: Thank you recommend heating process meats through before eating. ...Read more

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Can a pregnant women eat clam chowder?

Can a pregnant women eat clam chowder?

Why not: I don't see why she cannot. All she eats needs to be of good quality and cooked well, but clam chowder is not a contraindication unless she has allergy to any component of it. ...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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Can a pregnant women eat fresh carrots?

Can a pregnant women eat fresh carrots?

Of course: Carrots can be part of a balanced diet and there is no interaction with a developing baby. Eat as much as you want. ...Read more

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Are pregnant women safe to eat monggo beans?

Are pregnant women safe to eat monggo beans?

Monggo Beans: I am only aware of raw monggo bean sprouts as being contraindicated in pregnancy due to potential for food-borne illness. Ask your obstetrician for questions. ...Read more

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Is it safe for pregnant women to eat jackfruit?

Is it safe for pregnant women to eat jackfruit?

Jackfruit: There is a myth that jackfruit causes miscarriages. It is a powerful laxative. Many recommend not eating jackfruit during pregnancy because it’s safety has not been studied. ...Read more

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If pregnant women eat more tamarind what will happen?

If pregnant women eat more tamarind what will happen?

Note much: Tamarind is not restricted during pregnancy. One should eat it is normal amounts if this is a food that you enjoy. ...Read more

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Eat coojed sorrel leaves are good for pregnancy woman?

Eat coojed sorrel leaves are good for pregnancy woman?

Sorrel leaves: I do not believe you should take anything without consulting your OB gyn doctor. ...Read more