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Dry Lips During Pregnancy
Yes: Yes it is. Take care!Get a more detailed answer ›
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
Headaches may occur: But i don't know about dry lips. Sxs begin when period is missed or thereafter (6-8 wks). Sx’s can include: tender /swollen breasts, nausea or vomiting; lack of period; ^ frequency of urination; headaches, insomnia, fatigue. Moodiness, mild cramping, food cravings ; aversions; passing gas; enlarging waist line ; ^ white, milky vaginal discharge. Take pregnancy test to know. ...Read more
Prego and since 10 weeks, experience dry mouth and throat, feels not enough saliva. Always have to sip on water. Is this normal during pregnancy, now 23 weeks, symptoma on going. What can i do?
Chap stick, vaseline: Chap stick and vaseline are two good moisturizers for lips. You can also use a lip gloss or lip stick as long as there isn't anything in it that would further dry your lips. ...Read more
What causes dry lips and dry skin? Been using chapstick alot during the day and lotion alot during the day and no improvement.
Dry lips: I strongly request you go to the nearest Emergency Facility to get control of your dry lips. Should not be a major issue as the lips have been 'repaired". Hope all goes well. Michael Kleerekoper ...Read more
Why are hare lips such a common birth defect, is it something that the mom eats during pregnancy?
No known food causes: Cleft lip occurs when left, right, and upper parts of the lip do not fuse properly in an embryo. No foods are known to cause it. Maternal smoking and alcohol/drug abuse increase the chances of a cleft. Cleft lip runs in some families, but can also happen in a variety of genetic mutations. It occurs least in africans (<1 in 1000 births) and most in oriental asians and native americans (3-4/1000). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is home ipl( phillips) treatment for facial hair removal( upper lip only) safe during pregnancy? Is it permanent ?
Hair Removal: I do not feel there is any home unit for hair removal that is either permanent or effective. The lasers that we use in the office is tremendously more powerful and at one talk i was at, the expert said that the amount of laser light you get from the home units is no more than a simple laser pointer! ...Read more
Sudden (during one night) generalized edema, lasting for 15 years. Very long-lasting stress, digestive problems, constipation, non-stop thirst, dry lips.
During entire pregnancy, my baby has been very active and moved, is it possible sometimes she turns head down?
In general: In general, in the last trimester.Get a more detailed answer ›
Is a salty taste in the mouth normal during pregnancy? What can be done to reduce the taste of salt in the mouth during pregnancy?
LessInThe2ndTrimeste: Pregnancy can be associated with "dysgeusia," the "bad taste problem," maybe caused by high estrogen levels. It's more common than you might think and can result in no taste or an altered taste, like metallic or bitter or salty. It's said that adding sour will stimulate taste buds. So does MSG. Baking Soda mouthwash, brushing teeth and tongue and frequent rinsing with water will help somewhat. ...Read more
(angular cheilitis) uncomfortable broken skin at the ...Read more