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Is it safe for a pregnant woman to ride in a car when she is 3 months pregnant! We are going to texas but will be stopping for break every 4 hours?

Is it safe for a pregnant woman to ride in a car when she is 3 months pregnant! We are going to texas but will be stopping for break every 4 hours?

Travel: There is a risk for anyone who takes a long distance car ride of developing clots in their lower extremities. I highly suggest using support / compression hose, keeping the legs elevated if possible and stopping every 2 hours to walk around. Try to massage the calf. If Sny pain a swelling is noted, stop snd head to the closest ER. Good luck & safe travel. Discuss this further with your OB ...Read more

Dr. Ana Adelstein
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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 a 7 month pregnant woman ride a jetski?

Can a 7 month pregnant woman ride a jetski?

Preferably not: There is an increased chance of injury as your balance is affected. I recommend my patients don't ski or use jetski's in the last part of their pregnancy. ...Read more

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What fair rides are safe for pregnant women to ride? I just found out that I am almost five weeks pregnant.

What fair rides are safe for pregnant women to ride? I just found out that I am almost five weeks pregnant.

Gentle rides: No studies have documented harm, and no studies are proven safe. Most amusement parks have signs posted on the most jarring rides warning about possible harm during pregnancy. ...Read more

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How unsafe is it for a pregnant woman to ride on a motorcycle?

How unsafe is it for a pregnant woman to ride on a motorcycle?

Yes yse yes: Asking for trouble, little one trutsts you so protect both of you, god forbids in an accident its a direct traumaand total control loss. ...Read more

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Is it safe to ride go carts while pregnant?

Is it safe to ride go carts while pregnant?

If there is a risk: Of injury then I would avoid it. If you are referring to bumper cars - would definetly not do that - since the purpose is to ram into and bump objects. ...Read more

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Can a pregnant woman go kart?

Can a pregnant woman go kart?

If there are chances: Of crashing or colliding - would recommend against it. ...Read more

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Is it safe for pregnant women to go to a concert?

Is it safe for pregnant women to go to a concert?

Not harmful: To a pregnancy. However, ensure that you don't get pushed by crowds, inhales other's smoke or get sleep deprived. Really loud noise can negatively impact hearing. ...Read more

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Is it ok for a pregnant woman to go two weeks overdue?

Is it ok for a pregnant woman to go two weeks overdue?

Yes: If cervix is inadequate, there are no signs of fetal nonreassuring status you can go up to 2 wks over due date. ...Read more

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Is it true that woman can go through pregnancy with only one or two symptoms?

Is it true that woman can go through pregnancy with only one or two symptoms?

Yes: Although rare, there are many women who don't notice anything different until near the birth of a child. These are often women whose periods are irregular anyway, so they don't notice the missed periods. However, the usual symptoms of pregnancy - nausea, swelling, etc - are not "necessary" for pregnancy. ...Read more

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Can pregnant women bleed for 3 days maybe 4 for one month n again 30days like that? If not what's can be going on? Last 5days full was in sept.

Can pregnant women bleed for 3 days maybe 4 for one month n again 30days like that? If not what's can be going on? Last 5days full was in sept.

Yes: Many women bleed to varying degrees at some point in their pregnancies. Implantation spotting is common, and depending on the location of the placenta, bleeding later on may occur as well. Advise you discuss this with your OB in person and get an exam and possibly ultrasound so you can together figure out why this is happening. ...Read more

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After this week i'll have six weeks to go before my due date. A lot of women keep telling me I'm small for being pregnant. Should this worry me?

After this week i'll have six weeks to go before my due date. A lot of women keep telling me I'm small for being pregnant. Should this worry me?

Nope!: I wouldn't worry about it one bit: pregnant women get more "free advice" than anyone in the world. May I assume you are getting prenatal care? That you are seeing an OB doctor who will be involved in your delivery? If he/she thinks the baby is the right size for dates i'd stop worrying. ...Read more

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I might be pregnant if so 2 weeks, I was going to take a cleanser but it is not recommended for pregnant women. What should I do healthy femaled.

Take a test: If you are unsure if you are pregnant, take a pregnancy test, or see your doctor. It is not recommended to do a colon cleanse during pregnancy. Hold off until you know for sure if you are pregnant or not. ...Read more

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Is it possible for a women to not know she's pregnant? I have been having feeling some signs of prengency, like back hurting, feeling like I have to get sick, go to the bathroom every 30 mins.

Is it possible for a women to not know she's pregnant? I have been having feeling some signs of prengency, like back hurting, feeling like I have to get sick, go to the bathroom every 30 mins.

Absolutely.: Absolutely. At some point in her pregnancy, every woman is pregnant without knowing it. Of course, the most obvious sign of pregnancy is missing periods, but not every woman has a cycle regular enough to know that she's skipped one.

The easiest thing to d it to take a home pregnancy test. They are very accurate, even early on in a pregnancy. ...Read more

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Diet for pregnant women?

Diet for pregnant women?

Low carb/low sugar: A diet low in sugar and carbs will minimize weight gain and the size of the baby. It will also decrease the risk of gestational diabetes. ...Read more

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How do women get pregnant?

How do women get pregnant?

Fusion of the embryo: Fusion of the embryo with the inner layer of the uterus which then becomes the support for the embryo to turn into a fetus and ultimately in 40 weeks time, a baby who can breathe on his own.
The implantation may take place outside the uterus, we call that ectopic pregnancy and it is dangerous for the mother. ...Read more

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Can a 50 woman get pregnant?

Although the world: Record is higher than 50, the fact of the matter is that it would be practically unheard of to become naturally pregnant at that age. ...Read more

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How do I get a woman pregnant?

How do I get a woman pregnant?

Timing: A women conceives in proximity to when she ovulates. This typically occurs mid-cycle. Intercourse during those days increases your chances. Also, if you have been trying for a while, consider a sperm count. Up to 50% of infertility is due to male factor. ...Read more

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Can pregnant women use icyhot?

Can pregnant women use icyhot?

Yes: But be careful as there are some recent reports of chemical burns. ...Read more

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Can pregnant women take Oscon?

Can pregnant women take Oscon?

Did you mean Opcon A: FDA category C. It must be discussed with your doctor. ...Read more

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How should pregnant women eat?

Pregnancy: About 300 more calories a day, you do not eat for 2 people, that's a myth. ...Read more

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Can pregnant women use Betimol?

Can pregnant women use Betimol?

Betimol: Betimol is FDA Pregnancy Category C. Benefit must outweigh risk for use. ...Read more