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Doctor insights on: Eating Brinjal During Pregnancy

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Dr. Adam Lewis
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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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Can we eat brinjal during pregnancy?

Can we eat brinjal during pregnancy?

Sure: There is no reason you can't eat eggplant during pregnancy ...Read more

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Is eating dates s bad during pregnancy?

Is eating dates s bad during pregnancy?

Why?: Would be in the newspaper. Or the product would have a disclaimer on the package. Dates are eaten regularly in many arabic countries. ...Read more

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How can my eating habits during pregnancy affect my child?

How can my eating habits during pregnancy affect my child?

Starts with desire!: See your primary care doctor first to get a check-up. Then, follow the mediterranean diet, daily physical activity 300 minutes per week for life. Reduce alcohol intake to 1 glass of wine 3-4 times per week. Avoid unsaturated fats, eat lots of good fats, eat and drink well in moderation. Eat protein at all meals and do not skip meals! ...Read more

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How can I make sure I am eating the right things during pregnancy?

How can I make sure I am eating the right things during pregnancy?

A diet guide: There are a number of excellent books on pregnancy and nutrition. If you have food allergies a nutritionist may help. A good balanced diet, plenty of protein, lots of vegetables, plenty of color variety. Avoid fried foods, too much red meat and limit fish, especially large filets. Sugar and sweets should be avoided or limited. A pregnant metabolism is a slow metabolism. ...Read more

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Is eating plums during pregnancy okay?

Is eating plums during pregnancy okay?

Plums are a: Healthy food you can eat during pregnancy. However, plum juice can have a higher sugar content then plums - so use should be judicious. ...Read more

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Is eating yam during early pregnancy is safe?

Is eating yam during early pregnancy is safe?

Diet: Most people eating yams actually are eating sweet potatoes. Yams which are more yellow in color inside, are a source of phytoestrogen like soy beans and soy products are. If something is part of your diet, it usually is fine as opposed to its you're only dietary item. ...Read more

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Eating raw rice during pregnancy is good or bad?

Eating raw rice during pregnancy is good or bad?

It expands: Eating raw rice is probably not the cleanest idea and since the cooking process kills off germs. Also it expands a lot when it absorbs water in your stomach and could make you feel quite ill. I recommend cooking it first. ...Read more

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Can you bleed from not eating enough during pregnancy?

Can you bleed from not eating enough during pregnancy?

Would not: Anticipate that the amount you eat would cause vaginal bleeding during pregnancy. ...Read more

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Is eating a tuna salad sandwich ok to eat during pregnancy?

Is eating a tuna salad sandwich ok to eat during pregnancy?

Occ., get safer types: Good question. Tuna is relatively high in mercury which can be dangerous for developing babies so authorities advise limiting albacore to 6 ounces per week. However, other types of tuna like skipjack/ chuck light have less mercury. I recommend everyone who eats canned tuna get Safe Catch brand which is certified to have relatively low mercury. See https://safecatch. Com and
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What do you suggest for eating deli turkey during pregnancy?

What do you suggest for eating deli turkey during pregnancy?

Deli meat in pregnan: Heat it up. Deli meet can potentially carry Listeria Monocytogenese which crossed the placenta and can infect the fetus. The heat will kill the bacteria ...Read more

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Can eating raw rice affect me and the baby during pregnancy?

Can eating raw rice affect me and the baby during pregnancy?

You mean swallowing: Uncooked rice? Your teeth will be a hot mess and cracked. Please wash it and take powder off it. ...Read more

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Does eating salt with your food during pregnancy affect your baby?

Does eating salt with your food during pregnancy affect your baby?

No: No not under normal circumstances however salt may make you retain fluid. ...Read more

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Eating raw rice during 9th month pregnancy will cause any affects?

Not likely: Eating raw rice is not of itself dangerous. However if the rice is not clean and dried and just from the fielf then eating it could be dangerous from bacteria that could be on the rice. Listeria is especially a dangerous bacteria for the unborn child and the mother may not have illness much worse than a cold. It is recommended to now eat any foods or meats that are not thouroughly cooked when preg ...Read more

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Is eating grape is safe during pregnancy?

Is eating grape is safe during pregnancy?

Only if organic!: Eating grapes is very safe as long as they are organic. Grapes are third on the environmental working group's dirty dozen list of foods with the highest level of pesticide residues. I never eat grapes if they are not organic, even though they are one of my favorite foods. For more foods to avoid see http://www. Ewg. Org/foodnews/list. Php and http://drrandybaker. Com/2013/04/22/organic-food-diet/. ...Read more

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Should I be eating more fish during pregnancy?

Should I be eating more fish during pregnancy?

Not necessarily: You should have a well balanced diet - that may include fish. You should limit your consumption of large saltwater fish to one serving per week to minimize mercury intake. ...Read more

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Eating soil during pregnancy, is it harmful to the baby?

Yes it is possible: Depending on what is in the soil. There could be toxins contaminants or bacteria of pesicides.... In the soil. ...Read more

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What are some tips for diabetic eating during pregnancy?

What are some tips for diabetic eating during pregnancy?

Yes: Red raspberry leaf tea is a traditional tea used during pregnancy and should not affect diabetes. Some authorities think it should only be used during the 2nd and 3rd trimesters. For more information go to americanpregnancy. Org. ...Read more

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Is handling or eating parsley during pregnancy good or bad?

Is handling or eating parsley during pregnancy good or bad?

Very good: It is important to eat as healthily as possible while pregnant ; parsley is incredibly healthful as it is a rich source of phytonutrients as well as vitamins k, a ; c. It's esp. Beneficial to eat in the weeks before ; in early pregnancy as it is also a good source of folate, (folic acid) which prevents certain birth defects (more than foic acid). See http://www. Whfoods. Com/genpage. Php? Tname=foodspice;dbid=100. ...Read more