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Doctor insights on: Eviction Notice For Pregnant Women For Babies

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Dr. Jon Fishburn
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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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Is it normal for women who have had their uterus removed to still produce breast milk, as if preparing for child birth?

Is it normal for women who have had their uterus removed to still produce breast milk, as if preparing for child birth?

Yes: It can still happen if the ovaries are left and they produce the hormones that trigger prolactin release from the pituitary that stimulates milk letdown. I would still see my gynecologist for further work up just to make sure it isn't something else causing the problem. ...Read more

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Do women became healthier after having a child, or does their health decline after a pregnancy?

Do women became healthier after having a child, or does their health decline after a pregnancy?

NO RELATION: A healthy woman will not be affected by being pregnant or having a baby especially if not complicated pregnancy. ...Read more

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Who makes up rdas for pregnant women?

Who makes up rdas for pregnant women?

Us government: Rda's are guidelines set by the food and nutrition board of the national research council. ...Read more

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If a woman experiences puberty late, can she have babies for a longer period?

If a woman experiences puberty late, can she have babies for a longer period?

No connection: Age of onset of puberty is when a woman starts ovulating, generally once per month. The overall number of eggs that ovulate or become fertilized is a set number (as compared to men, where the testicles make new sperm all the time). When a woman stops ovulating, she can no longer get pregnant, generally age 45-50. However, when this occurs, is--as I am aware--is not related to puberty. ...Read more

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Does every women get a positive hpt at some point in her pregnancy?

Does every women get a positive hpt at some point in her pregnancy?

Yes : Unless the test is defective or the patient is not pregnant the "hpt" pregnancy test will be positive. Unless I am misunderstanding your question?! this abbreviation is not commonly used here in the us. ...Read more

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Do overweight women begin to show their baby bump in pregnancy sooner?

Do overweight women begin to show their baby bump in pregnancy sooner?

No: Overweight or obese women do not need to gain as much weight during pregnancy as a woman of normal weight and therefore may not show ( baby bump) as soon. ...Read more

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I'm confused because I know seveal women whom have had their cycles for four to five months of their pregnancy, conception that occurs close to cycle.

I'm confused because I know seveal women whom have had their cycles for four to five months of their pregnancy, conception that occurs close to cycle.

Internet: Please don't believe everything you read online. Viable pregnancy stops vaginal bleeding in nearly every pregnancy. Bleeding is never considered normal in pregnancy and is often a significant concern. If you are pregnant and bleeding you should consider this to be an emergency. ...Read more

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Why do people some women get depressed after having a baby?

Why do people some women get depressed after having a baby?

Possible theory: Estrogen levels are high in pregnancy and estrogen appears to inhibit a chemical called monoamine oxidase. Monoamine oxidase normally breaks down serotonin, Dopamine and norepinephrine. After delivery, estrogen levels rapidly decrease, increasing the activity of monoamine oxidase which in turn leads to more rapid breakdown of serotonin, etc. Postpartum depression is serious and needs treatment. ...Read more

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Women who have their periods is ok for them to wear diapers?

Women who have their periods is ok for them to wear diapers?

Yes: Other options include wearing 2 sanitary pads, or a tampon and a pad, or an instead or diva cup. See your doctor if your periods are very heavy. She may be able to help. ...Read more

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Is it true that some women never get positive pregnancy tests throughout their pregnancy? Been reading stories online

Is it true that some women never get positive pregnancy tests throughout their pregnancy? Been reading stories online

Unbelievable: You can't believe everything you read online, however the quality of pregnancy tests have improved considerably over the years and are very accurate. ...Read more

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I've read many stories of women who had normal periods throughout their entire pregnancy. How common is it to have normal periods during pregnancy?

I've read many stories of women who had normal periods throughout their entire pregnancy. How common is it to have normal periods during pregnancy?

Not normal: I've been an obstetrician for over 10 years and i've never had a patient tell me they had normal periods during your pregnancy. I've heard people talk about it as a phenomenon but i think it's a misnomer. The uterine lining cannot shed during the pregnancy. Women can have bleeding in pregnancy... But not a cycle. ...Read more

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Is behr paint safe for pregnant women and newborns?

Is behr paint safe for pregnant women and newborns?

Best to hold off: Every paint has organic solvents that evaporate into the air. I am not aware of any studies on this topic. Since we really don't know the answer and there is no reason to expose pregnant women & newborns to this-i would hold off on painting for awhil, or keep away from the fumes for 1-2 days and let the place air out. ...Read more

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Are there any more risks to a women at 34 having her first baby then a younger women?

Are there any more risks to a women at 34 having her first baby then a younger women?

Yeo: There are more risk to mother and birth defects in baby if the women conceive aftet the age of 30. ...Read more

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I hear cases of women dying months later after delivering their babies. What is the reason for this?

I hear cases of women dying months later after delivering their babies. What is the reason for this?

No idea: There are many reasons for women to have illness (even death) after delivery. She may get an infection, have ongoing bleeding, or have an air embolus or blood clot. These are all very rare. The important thing is to follow up with your doctor after having a baby and make sure that you remain healthy. ...Read more

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Is it safe for the baby for pregnant women to elevate their leg?

Is it safe for the baby for pregnant women to elevate their leg?

Yes: Elevating one's legs during pregnancy can help with swelling. During the later stages of pregnancy it is common to have swelling bilaterally in the lower legs, both elevation and compression stockings may help. ...Read more

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For what reasons do women experience spotting before their period?

For what reasons do women experience spotting before their period?

Breakthrough bleed: Many kinds of breathrough bleeding can occur. Spotting right before a period is usally Progesterone breakthrough; mid-cycle spotting is often estrogen breakthrough. ...Read more

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For what reasons do women become fat as cows after pregnancy?

For what reasons do women become fat as cows after pregnancy?

Geeze I wonder.: No time to take care of oneself as the baby becomes center of the universe. Eating junk or snacking when their isn't time to prepare and sit down to a wholesome meal. Scratching gym time and personal trainer off the schedule to focus fulltime on motherhood. Soothing frustration or baby blues with food. There are lots of possible reasons for weight gain. ...Read more