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Does Regular Caffeine Use Cause Intrauterine Growth Restriction
Excessive caffeine intake can lead to a fast heart rate, excessive urination, nausea, vomiting, restlessness, anxiety, depression, tremors, and difficulty sleeping. The effect of caffeine on health has been widely studied. In particular, the effects of caffeine on fibrocystic breast disease, heart and blood vessel disease, birth defects, reproductive function, and behavior in children has been closely examined. The American Medical Association Council on Scientific Affairs says that moderate tea or coffee drinking likely has no negative effective on one's health, as long as the person lives an otherwise healthy lifestyle. However, the organization emphasizes moderate caffeine use. Abrupt withdrawal of caffeine may cause headaches, drowsiness, irritability, nausea, vomiting, and other symptoms. Reduce caffeine intake gradually to prevent ...Read more
Baby measured 2 days smaller on anatomy scan @ 20 weeks. How can avoid intrauterine growth restriction? Diet is not too varied but i eat healthily.
Consult with OB-GYN: Not knowing more about you it's very important that you talk about this finding with your ob-gyn for the sake of your baby and your emotional state of mind. You only want the best for this baby and your want to do everything to insure a healthy child is born. ...Read more
MF/placental factors: Maternal-fetal and placental etiologies can all cause fetal growth restriction. Severa fetal syndromes can lead to fgr (e.g. Down, patau, triploidy, edwards, noonan's, digeorge). Multifetal pregnancies are at increased risk for fgr; this can result in fetal demise, fetal brain injury, cerebral palsy or even normal outcomes in non-syndromic cases. Placental infarcts, hypertension, lupus: culprits. ...Read more
How do I know if adopted child has growth hormone deficiency, wrong birthdate, or growth restriction?
Have them evaluated: We approach them as an unknown, repeat the basic vaccines and evaluate their needs individually. A growth evaluation often starts with a proposed date of birth, charted height/weights when known & a wrist hand x-ray for bone age. Another study in 6m to a year can see if the bone maturity is progressing.If slow, a hormonal evaluation would be reasonable.If normal, its okay to just watch. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Trying to cut down on my caffeine intake--can too much caffeine before bed effect human growth hormone and cause height to increase (age: upper 30s)?
Does caffeine cause headaches in some cases? I've been getting regular headaches that I think may be in response to drinking coffee. Thank you!
Possible: The most common headache related to caffeine is a "withdrawal headache" which occurs in frequent drinkers of caffeinated beverages when they stop drinking. The body builds up almost a dependence on caffeine. Some patients may actually experience headaches that are caused by caffeine. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Green tea: Shouldn't but you can also get decaffienated green tea. ...Read more
Could topical caffeine possibly? International journal of dermatology found it blocks DHT and could speed hair growth. True? Possibly? Thoughts? Mpb?
Topical caffeine: I have not previously heard of topical caffeine but have gone on-line to learn something about it. Seems that there is some benefit. For completeness I would go back to the article in the Dermatology Journal, read it carefully, and then make an appointment to see a Dermatologist. Why this fuss? If things don't work well you will not be happy. ...Read more
does caffeine consumption affect the amount of growth hormone released by the pituitary gland?
I rarely ever have caffeine, but today i took a caffeine pill. Could this have caused overdose for my body or am i just super sensitive to caffeine?
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