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Doctor insights on: Can You Eat Frozen Fruit While Pregnant

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What fruit is not safe to eat during pregnancy?

What fruit is not safe to eat during pregnancy?

Most fine in : Moderation. Large amounts of fresh pineapple (contains bromelain) may soften the cervix ; stimulate smooth muscle contraction. However, many women eat pineapple throughout pregnancy without issues. Passion flower is not recommended by some during pregnancy because some substances it contains may cause uterine contractions (per medline plus). ...Read more

Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
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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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Why is bad to eat maracuya (passion fruit)seeds during pregnancy, I ate a bit what will happen now?

Why is bad to eat maracuya (passion fruit)seeds during pregnancy, I ate a bit what will happen now?

Untrue: This is an urban legend. There is no contraindication to ingesting passion fruit or the seeds during pregnancy. In fact, during your pregnancy is when it is most important to be eating fruits and vegetables. ...Read more

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The last 3 days everytime I eat anything, including fruit I feel very nautious. Could it be a bug or pregnancy?

The last 3 days everytime I eat anything, including fruit I feel very nautious. Could it be a bug or pregnancy?

Either: It depends on your history. If you think you might be, then you should check with a home pregnancy test. If your symptoms persist, you should see your doctor. ...Read more

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Is red dragon fruit safe to eat during pregnancy?

Is red dragon fruit safe to eat during pregnancy?

Dragon Fruit: Dragon fruit (pitahaya or pitaya) which is native to south ; central america is a healthy food to eat during pregnancy. A 100 gram serving contains 1 mg of fiber, 1 mg of iron as well as magnesium, potassium ; calcium. It also contains vit c ; b vitamins. It is a rich source of lycopene (helps to lower blood pressure ; helps to prevent cancer. ...Read more

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Can I eat pomegranate in pregnancy. .as m 6 mnths pregnant and eating this fruit since 4th of pregnancy. And worried now....

Can I eat pomegranate in pregnancy. .as m 6 mnths pregnant and eating this fruit since 4th of pregnancy.  And worried now....

You can: During pregnancy, you only need about 300 extra calories each day in your second and third trimesters. However, you also need more of a number of essential nutrients, and it is best to get these extra calories from nutrient-dense foods rather than supplements. Pomegranates can also provide a number of nutrition and health benefits during pregnancy. ...Read more

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The last 3 days everytime I eat anything I feel nautious. Even fruit, could this just be a bug? Or is it time for a pregnancy test?

The last 3 days everytime I eat anything I feel nautious. Even fruit, could this just be a bug? Or is it time for a pregnancy test?

Yes, pregnancy test: Any time you think you might be pregnant, it's best to check. There are lots of reasons to be nauseated, including a "bug", an ulcer, food poisoning, gallbladder problems, new medication, etc, but you want to know if you are pregnant, as soon as possible. If the test is negative, and you continue to be nauseated, it's important that you be seen by a doctor. ...Read more

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9 weeks & 2 days pregnant and can't eat anything only things I can eat hot dogs, Bologna, and pizza and some fruit and yogurt what should I do?

9 weeks & 2 days pregnant and can't eat anything only things I can eat hot dogs, Bologna, and pizza and some fruit and yogurt what should I do?

List of treatments: Suck on lemon drops.
Drink 2-3 ounces of lemonade or ginger ale (flat) every 15 minutes.
Salty foods (soups, pretzels, crackers) may be tolerated better.
Ginger Snaps
Eat small frequent meals
Avoid fatty, fried and spicy foods.
Sea bands

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Doxylamine Succinate (Brand name: Unisom ½ tab daily or two times daily and Vitamin B6 (may take up to 100 mg daily and may take in divided doses). ...Read more

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Hi... I am 6 weeks pregnant. Can I eat papaya(fruit)??

Hi... I am 6 weeks pregnant. Can I eat papaya(fruit)??

Sure: It is very healthy as are most fruits and can be a good part of a healthy diet. Best wishes for a healthy pregnancy. Your concern suggests that you'll be a great mom! ...Read more

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Hi. I am 6 weeks pregnant.I wanted to know if I can eat papaya(fruit)?

Hi. I am 6 weeks pregnant.I wanted to know if I can eat papaya(fruit)?

If you aren't: Allergic & it is appropriately ripe — yes. A cup of papaya is only 55 calories and contains 2.5 grams of dietary fiber. ...Read more

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Is it okay for me to eat dried fruit with sulphur dioxide in it in pregnancy? I have never had a bad reaction to sulfur dioxide before.

Is it okay for me to eat dried fruit with sulphur dioxide in it in pregnancy? I have never had a bad reaction to sulfur dioxide before.

Dried fruit: There are no restrictions on eating dried fruit during pregnancy. If this is a food you enjoy eating you may continue. Sulphur dioxide is a food preservative used in a variety of foods. ...Read more

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What are fibre foods to eat in pregnancy I am suffering with constipation but drinking water and eating healthily+ lots of fruit it is quite painful?

What are fibre foods to eat in pregnancy I am suffering with constipation but drinking water and eating healthily+ lots of fruit it is quite painful?

Fiber supplement?: It sounds like you are doing many of the right things. The best high fiber foods are fresh fruits and vegetables and whole grains. Water is important too. If this is not working then try adding some prunes or prune juice. If you continue having constipation try adding a fiber supplement such as metamucil. ...Read more

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What foods are good for a diabetic woman who is planning for pregnancy. Can I eat kiwi fruit. I am currently using folic acid for past one month.

What foods are good for a diabetic woman who is planning for pregnancy. Can I eat kiwi fruit. I am currently using folic acid for past one month.

Foods for diabetic: Yes kiwi is ok. Try to keep carbs on low side see book the glucose solution, green leafty vegetables. Eat protein e.g. Wild caught salmon, poultry, lean beef, nuts, eggs. Some fats are ok, organic virgin olive oil, a little organic butter. ...Read more

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Is it safe to eat pistachios and mix dried fruit and nuts mix during pregnancy? Is there any risks to baby? I’m in my Third trimester

Is it safe to eat pistachios and mix dried fruit and nuts mix during pregnancy? Is there any risks to baby? I’m in my Third trimester

Third trimester diet: What you have described is in general very safe, especially in the third trimester. There are virtually no risks to the fetus under normal consumption standards. ...Read more

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I am 20 weeks pregnant. I eat healthy but I am concerned with my fruit consumption and the sugars from it. How much is too much? 3-4 fruit per day?

I am 20 weeks pregnant. I eat healthy but I am concerned with my fruit consumption and the sugars from it. How much is too much?  3-4 fruit per day?

See below: Fruits are healthful, but some do have a lot of natural sugars that can be very concerning if you're at risk for gestational diabetes or already have diabetes. http://www.livestrong.com/article/278384-the-glycemic-index-for-fruits/ covers the topic well. If u eat fruits as part of a well-balanced diet, u shouldn't have any problems. Just avoid those canned in syrup; fresh fruits are better. ...Read more

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I am 4 months pregnant and I still don't want to eat fruits and vegetables. What is the best alternative way I can do to have a healthy baby?

I am 4 months pregnant and I still don't want to eat fruits and vegetables. What is the best alternative way I can do to have a healthy baby?

Pregnant: There is no good way to have a healthy baby without eating fruits and vegetables. Vitamins may help some but your pregnant body and your baby needs the nutrition from those items ...Read more

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What are the fruits to eat in 10th week of pregnancy?

Like fruit? : Do you like fruit? If so eat whatever you like. There are no magical effects of fruit on pregnancy. ...Read more

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What kind of fruits can I eat during pregnancy?

What kind of fruits can I eat during pregnancy?

Mostly all the same: Be careful. Gestational diabetes is the result of excessive sugar intake including fruit which causes high blood sugar levels, which then make your Insulin levels rise. Plus the hormone changes in pregnancy make blood sugar problems worse. . Over time the chronically high Insulin levels lead to Insulin resistance and eventually gestational diabetes. ...Read more

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I am pregnant and try to eat fruits in between meals is it bad to eat fruits in morning before 10 am?

Generally healthy: Eating fruit is very healthy, as long as it is done in moderation. However, one should have screening for gestational diabetes if pregnant as one's diet must be closely regulated in these situations. Follow up with your OB doctor for more details. ...Read more

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What kind of fruits should I eat during pregnancy period?

What kind of fruits should I eat during pregnancy period?

Low sugar fruits: And nothing strange or that you have not eaten in the past as pregnancy is not the time to experiment. ...Read more

Freezing (Definition)

Freezing is to mean turning liquid into solid form by lowering the temperature. Water begins to freeze at 32 degree f or 0 degree celsius. Freezing reduces the movement of the substance/object--solid. Also commonly used in daily communication--police says to a perpetraitor "freeze" and hopefully the bad boy/girl stays solid/still (just for fun :-)). Have ...Read more