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Doctor insights on: Eating Cinnamon During Pregnancy

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Is cinnamon allowed during pregnancy?

Yes !: Cinnamon is common to many cultures and there's no contraindications to its use during pregnancy as long as you are not allergic. ...Read more

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Dr. Krishna Kumar
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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


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Is a cinnamon supplement safe during pregnancy ?

Is a cinnamon supplement safe during pregnancy ?

Yes: It's just a spice but in a capsule. It is thought that it maintains the blood sugar levels stable and it avoids the craving for sugary products. Not harmful but watch out! supplements are not strongly regulated by the fda and they can have substances not disclosed in package. ...Read more

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Is it ok to use coconut oil, grape seed oil, argon oil, cinnamon powder topically during pregnancy?

Is it ok to use coconut oil, grape seed oil, argon oil, cinnamon powder topically during pregnancy?

Why would you?: There are not restrictions applying fruit oils during pregnancy but why would you? None of these have any proven health benefits and are probably quite messy and expensive. ...Read more

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My period is yet to come on the 23rd.can drinking cinnamon& large amounts of coffee help in preventing unwanted pregnancy if had unprotected sex?

My period is yet to come on the 23rd.can drinking cinnamon& large amounts of coffee help in preventing unwanted pregnancy if had unprotected sex?

No, but...: The large amounts of coffee will keep you awake, thinking about being pregnant. If it has only been a few days, one can call her Ob-Gyn right away, to see if emergency contraception will still work. If it is almost late for emergency contraception pills, ask about getting an IUD. An IUD works as emergency contraception and also benefits by preventing future pregnancies (until the IUD is removed). ...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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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 http://tinyurl.com/jmm9ur6 ...Read more

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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