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Doctor insights on: How Do You Feel During The First Week Of Pregnancy

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Dr. Lois Freisleben-Cook
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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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When youre feeling some symptoms of pregnancy after your last period, when is the best time to take a hpt?

When youre feeling some symptoms of pregnancy after your last period, when is the best time to take a hpt?

3 weeks after sex: A urine pregnancy test gives a reliable result if done correctly and read correctly, 3 weeks after sex (presumed conception) or 1 week after missing a period. ...Read more

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What kind of tests will a doctor do if you say you have nausea all the time during first trimester?

What kind of tests will a doctor do if you say you have nausea all the time during first trimester?

Blood test: The most common test would be a basic metabolic panel to check electrolytes that are lost or deranged with hyper emesis. This would check sodium, chloride, potassium, and assess degree of dehydration. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of early pregnancy before your missed period? How can you tell you are pregnant? And when is the right time to take a test?

What are the symptoms of early pregnancy before your missed period? How can you tell you are pregnant? And when is the right time to take a test?

At the time of mense: A home urine pregnancy test is an accurate predictor of pregnancy and can be taken at the time of expected menses. There are no definitive symptoms to assure pregnancy. ...Read more

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Can you get hungry in the first two weeks of pregnancy?

Can you get hungry in the first two weeks of pregnancy?

Sure.: Early pregnancy sxs can include: lack of period, breast swelling ; tenderness with darkened areolas, fatigue, increased urination frequency, constipation, bloating, heartburn, backache, cramping, headache, food cravings or aversions, increased sense of smell, enlarged waist, feeling faint/dizzy, mood swings, increased gas, insomnia, gagging more easily ; yawning. ...Read more

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What can of exercise can I do during the first tremeste of pregnancy?

Anything you did b4: Any exercise you are already accustomed to would probably be safe. Try not to get dehydrated if doing aerobic activity. Walking is great exercise all through pregnancy. ...Read more

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What can you do for influenza when your in your second trimester of pregnancy im miserable!

What can you do for influenza when your in your second trimester of pregnancy im miserable!

Influenza: Discuss taking tamiflu (oseltamivir) with your obstetrician.It may be able to help you if the diagnosis of flu is established. ...Read more

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Can you feel your baby or water sack the first week of pregnancy ?

Can you feel your baby or water sack the first week of pregnancy ?

No: It's too early to actually anatomically feel the early developing embryo. But you could feel symptoms related to hormonal changes. ...Read more

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What do you do if your body hurts the next day coz of the exercise the day before?

What do you do if your body hurts the next day coz of the exercise the day before?

Post exercise pain: Keep muscles in use; apply moist heat; use NSAID (advil/motrin/aleve/etc) for pain & inflammation; eat foods high in protein (amino acids) to help muscles repair & grow. Stretching muscles may help prevent cramping. Foods rich in magnesium & potassium may help prevent cramps as well. ...Read more

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Can you workout during your first trimester of pregnancy?

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Can you workout during your first trimester of pregnancy?

Always ask OB expert: Many women with low-risk pregnancies successfully work out during pregnancy. But all should discuss this with their OB doctors at the first visit. Conditions change throughout pregnancy. Therefore, women should ask the OB at visits what is ok. Women with risk of pregnancy complications, history of preterm birth, etc. Should consult with OB and maternal-fetal medicine about what activity is safe. ...Read more

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I want to know why you can't get pregnant during period week of the pill?

End of cycle: That is the time the lining of the uterus is being shed. This is necessary to allow normal pregnancy to grow in the uterus. This is the end of the cycle, beginning of the new cycle. ...Read more

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Can you get symptoms of pregnancy in the first week? If so, what are they? Can you get morning sickness this early?

Can you get symptoms of pregnancy in the first week? If so, what are they? Can you get morning sickness this early?

Yes: You can have pregnancy associated symptoms days before you miss a period! common findings are swollen or tender breasts, fatigue and nausea. If you have a question, you can always take a home pregnancy test for very accurate results. ...Read more

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Do you think I should get a flu shot during the third trimester of my pregnancy?

Do you think I should get a flu shot during the third trimester of my pregnancy?

Yes.: It is safe and effective. See the cdc website at: http://www.Cdc.Gov/features/pregnancyandflu/. ...Read more

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What color is your period suppose to be and do you bleed at any time during pregnancy?

Red ,pink ,brown or: black. When the menstrual blood flows out of the body quickly, the color will be red on heavier days or pink on lighter days. Darker-colored menstrual blood usually just means that the blood is flowing out of the body at a slower rate. Vaginal bleeding during can happen any time from conception (when the egg is fertilized) to the end of pregnancy. ...Read more

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After the day of unpertected sex can you start to feel symtoms of pregnacy ?

After the day of unpertected sex can you start to feel symtoms of pregnacy ?

No: You can not have pregnancy symptoms when you are one day pregnant. There is not enough hormone to be detected on a test or cause symptoms. ...Read more

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Today is the first day of period. To be pregnant when we should do sex?

Today is the first day of period. To be pregnant when we should do sex?

Fertility: Ovulation is the key to fertility, not the period. Sperm left in the vagina on the five days leading up to ovulation are the sperm most likely to cause pregnancy. ...Read more