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Can Pregnant Women Sleep On Their Stomach
I am 3 weeks and 5 days pregnant today. Experiencing some cramping in lower abdomen during day and @ night when asleep. Is this normal?
Hard to say: Your pregnancy is a very unique experience.Every woman has different feelings and we dr's should respect how you are affected.I often defer to your mother (because she knows you) to gauge these sensations.To have some discomfort-even early in the pregnancy-may be O.K. But if you think the sensation is abnormal a discussion with your ob-gyn is called for. ...Read more
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
What's the best position for pregnant women in sleeping which not harm the baby ( on sides or on back or on abdomen), thanks.
Sleep: Sleeping on left side is recommended for pregnant women. ...Read more
When a pregnant woman is coughing too much, could it harm the baby and could she have some pain on lower part of the abdomen due to the coughing?
I've been feeling an odd stretching or pulling sensation in my abdomen around my navel. I've heard it described by pregnant women but i'm not pregnant.?
Need evaluation: This really can be anything. Depending on age, history, clinical scenario (e.g. Recent surgery), etc..., a variety of diagnoses can be applied. Need more information that only a thorough history & physical can provide. ...Read more
I have been having strange cramps in my lower right abdomen. What could it be? I am a female and have had negative pregnancy tests.
GI, GYN; C ur Doc: Don't know your age, menstrual/pregnancy history. Things to check for: duration of symptoms, fever, timing related to meals, nighttime, urinary complaints, bowel changes, appetite changes, weight loss, nausea, bleeding; last md was when? Age related re: colon polyps, ca, ovarian cysts, etc. May be gas but... Acute symptoms- maybe infection, inflammatory bowel or early appendicitis. C ur doc now. ...Read more
I'm am female 26 and trying to get pregnant, for last few days I have sharp non lasting pain in my lower right abdomen. Hurt when peeing?
Here are some ...: Collect the info on the onset, degree, possible fluctuation, interval, progress, possible associated symptoms, etc. of the pain over time and bring those to urgent care or Doc for analysis, physicals, & possible tests such as UA, CT, etc. to make sure of no right ureteral stone, ovarian disorders, etc. for proposing reasonable Rx / care. Best wish ... ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am a 23 yr old female and I am not pregnant. I feel weird gurgles/movements in my stomach/abdominal quite frequently. Is this normal?
Could be.: If these sensations are not accompanied by other symptoms or signs and have been present for a long time, they are just your gut doing what it should be doing... ...Read more
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