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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
Antiperspirants: It's best to let the body do what it needs to, i.e., sweat out toxins (of which there are far too many in our world today). If using an antiperspirant consider using it sparingly, for big events rather than daily. Avoid odorous foods such as garlic and onions on those days when you want to stay especially fresh and clean-smelling. Peace and good health. ...Read more
Is there any home method to check pregnancy ? Except missed periods ,pregnancy test kit and ultrasound
Tincture of time: The only other method that you haven't mentioned is time itself. "Whatever you do in the dark will come to the light eventually" is the applicable adage for that situation. ...Read more
Doesn't treat infxn: Vagisil has several different products, but it contains benzacaine, a topical anesthetic. Some people are allergic to benzacaine.There is also a serious medical adverse reaction called methemoglobinemia in which some people's blood reacts and the lips, skin, or fingernails turn blue/gray. In addition, it doesn't treat any vaginal infections, and may cause burning in some people.I suggest avoiding. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Always use condom, generally late period. 8 days late. Been super stressed take home test negative. No symptoms. Vaginal discharge. Not preg?
Use condoms & BC. Never missed & nothing wrong with condoms(checked). Chances of pregnancy? Negative test 4-5 days before period supposed to start.
I'm 8 weeks pregnant with a yeast infection, is Monistat 3 ovules safe to use during early pregnancy?
Yes: Topical antifungal treatment is safe. Good luck! ...Read more
On Mirena (levonorgestrel) IUD, would that cause a false negative pregnancy test at home? Heat flashes tender breasts mood swings brown spotting weight gain.
No, They don't lead : To fetal loss. Bed bug bites may cause no sx's except for 2 small points where skin was punctured. It can cause itchy, pink, swollen, lesions with a clear center. In cases of hypersensitivity blisters may develop. A telltale sign is linear track of lesions from sequential feedings. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Not sure.: Missed/late period: low body wt, obesity, weight ^ or v, ^exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), anovulatory cycle (no egg released), travel, perimenopause, just starting menstruation, hormone irregularities, drug use, meds (i.e., birth control) or medical problems (i.e., polycystic ovary syndrome). #1 reason is pregnancy. ...Read more
Most of them: Please discuss any specific ones your re worried about with your ob. ...Read more
Using body moisturizing lotion,whitening face washes,and hair shampoo during pregnancy,are they safe,thank you?
Yes: These products should not hurt your baby at all. It almost always is something you take by mouth that would hurt the baby. ...Read more