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What the heart rate of a pregnant women in first trimister?

What the heart rate of a pregnant women in first trimister?

Variable : But faster than when you're not pregnant. A resting rate of 80-100 wouldn't be unusual and it will tend to go faster with less exertion. You're moving blood for two! ...Read more

Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
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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 an increase in resting heart rate normal in 1st trimester of pregnancy?

Is an increase in resting heart rate normal in 1st trimester of pregnancy?

Yes: A woman's cardiac output may increase by nearly 50% during the first trimester. A portion of this increase is attributable to an increase of resting heart rate. One might see an increase of 10 or 15 beats per minute. ...Read more

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Is it true that cheerleaders increase the rate of teenage pregnancy?

Is it true that cheerleaders increase the rate of teenage pregnancy?

NO: Cheerleaders do not increase the rate of teenage pregnancy. Unprotected sex in teenagers does. Lets not unfairly blame a group of athletes for a societal problem. ...Read more

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Which hormone increases at the fastest rate during ovulation?

Which hormone increases at the fastest rate during ovulation?

Estrogen: The levels of fsh and lh peak at midcycle that cause the hormone estrogen to be at its highest level of the cycle. Estrogen rapidly increases and then falls as ovulation occurs. ...Read more

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What ways are there that increase fertility in men and increase chances of pregnancy in women??

What ways are there that increase fertility in men and increase chances of pregnancy in women??

Healthy lifestyle : The avoidance of cigarette smoke is important since it lowers sperm counts and increases the risk of miscarriage.Avoid hot tubs since heat interferes with sperm and anything that raises the temperature of the testicles decreases the sperm count.A healthy diet and moderate exercise are important for both partners.Supplemental folic acid prior to pregnancy for mom decreases the risk of birth defects ...Read more

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Do doctors know of higher rates of miscarriage with a pregnancy that occured during late ovulation?

Do doctors know of higher rates of miscarriage with a pregnancy that occured during late ovulation?

Miscarriage: Some evidence to support an increased risk particularly if you have pcos. ...Read more

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What is success rate of liver transplant in middle age men in relatively good health?

What is success rate of liver transplant in middle age men in relatively good health?

Very good.: The overall success of liver transplants depends on many factors, most notably the health of the patient, the reason for the liver failure, and the particular center where the transplant is performed. Overall, in the United States, there is an 86% chance of being alive at one year, and 78% chance at three years. Of course, these numbers may vary depending on your location. Good luck. ...Read more

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What's the success rate of IVF for women who have pcos at the age of 21?

What's the success rate of IVF for women who have pcos at the age of 21?

50-60%: Ivf success rates are ~40-65% in women in their 20's depending on transferring one or two embryo(s). ...Read more

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High risk pregnancy in healthy woman--oxymoron?

High risk pregnancy in healthy woman--oxymoron?

Nope: Starting out a pregnancy healthy is best for mom and baby, but it's still possible to develop complications. That's why OB providers see moms regularly during pregnancy, both to provide support for a normal, healthy process and to check for signs and symptoms of possible problems. If a pregnancy becomes un-routine, high risk specialists can help. ...Read more

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Does high birth weight pregnancy increase the risk for diabetes later in life?

Does high birth weight pregnancy increase the risk for diabetes later in life?

YES!: Birth weight over 4 kilos or 9 lb increases the likelihood that the mother will develop overt diabetes outside of pregnancy. Diet and exercise to decrease your weight for height can avert this dire complication. ...Read more

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What is the normal heart rate of human fetus at 17 weeks of pregnancy?

What is the normal heart rate of human fetus at 17 weeks of pregnancy?

About 140 (+or- 30): The fetal heart rate can vary considerably depending on the mother's heart rate and health and on the fetal metabolic state, level of activity and probably several other factors. Normally in a very quiet, relaxed postprandial or sleep-like state, it would tend to be low (115 to 120) ; at other times it could possibly rise to 150-160 beats per minute or transiently perhaps to 170-180. ...Read more

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Estrogen level high at 1094 in wk 6 of IVF pregnancy. Does this affect gender development of brain and sex organs of fetus? Should I decrease estrogen

Estrogen level high at 1094 in wk 6 of IVF pregnancy. Does this affect gender development of brain and sex organs of fetus? Should I decrease estrogen

Follow instructions: Best follow your infertility specialist's instructions. Because of the medications you received to stimulate ovulation, it is not unusual for your estrogen levels to be high. ...Read more

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What is the difference between "birth rate" and "pregnancy rate" in ivf?

What is the difference between "birth rate" and "pregnancy rate" in ivf?

Outcome: Number of pregnancies is always higher than number of births due to miscarriages. ...Read more

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Is it true that cheerleaders increase the rate of teenage pregnancy?

NO: Cheerleaders do not increase the rate of teenage pregnancy. Unprotected sex in teenagers does. Lets not unfairly blame a group of athletes for a societal problem. ...Read more

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
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Teen Pregnancy (Definition)

Teen pregnancy is a condition where a teenage female between the ages of 13 and 19 becomes pregnant. It is often associated with increased risks to the ...Read more


Apex (Definition)

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