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Dr. Gregory Moneta
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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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Are probiotics safe for pregnant women? I have no idea what this means. My wife knows I use avvo and wanted me to ask this question. I hope it doesn't mean she is pregnant.

Are probiotics safe for pregnant women? I have no idea what this means.  My wife knows I use avvo and wanted me to ask this question.  I hope it doesn't mean she is pregnant.

First : First of all probiotics are generally safe in pregnancy. Your wife may be asking about a friend or is contemplating pregnancy or uses probiotics and is wondering if she could still take them if she is pregnant. ...Read more

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What happen if a woman eat cook pineapple n she doesn't know if she is pregnant yet?

What happen if a woman eat cook pineapple n she doesn't know if she is pregnant yet?

No issue: Unless you're allergic to pineapple I don't see any concerns with eating it while pregnant, whether or not it is cooked. Just make sure it's well washed. ...Read more

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At what month a pregnant woman should'nt watch bad movies?

At what month a pregnant woman should'nt watch bad movies?

It is up to her.: I personally don't like some types of movies - so whether pregnant or not, I avoid watching things that are unduly upsetting. ...Read more

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What causes a woman to havebreast milk when she is NT pregnant?

What causes a woman to havebreast milk when she is NT pregnant?

Get it checked.: Possible causes for galactorrhea include but are not limited to use of birth control pills, tricyclic antidepressants, antipsychotic meds, some sedatives, fennel, anise, fenugreek, some hypertension meds, cocaine, opioids, hypothyroidism, prolactinoma, renal dz, pregnancy, testosterone deficiency in men ; significant breast stimulation. ...Read more

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Can a 50 woman get pregnant?

Although the world: Record is higher than 50, the fact of the matter is that it would be practically unheard of to become naturally pregnant at that age. ...Read more

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How do I get a woman pregnant?

How do I get a woman pregnant?

Timing: A women conceives in proximity to when she ovulates. This typically occurs mid-cycle. Intercourse during those days increases your chances. Also, if you have been trying for a while, consider a sperm count. Up to 50% of infertility is due to male factor. ...Read more

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Can a 42 yr old woman get pregnant?

Can a 42 yr old woman get pregnant?

Yes: If you think you might be pregnant check then check a home pregnancy test. They are cheap, reliable and available at any pharmacy. ...Read more

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Can a woman get another woman pregnant?

Can a woman get another woman pregnant?

Not at present..: Unless male and female germ cells fuse conception does not occur spontaneously. Ivf technologies can theoretically artificially fuse genetic material from two females and produce offspring. ...Read more

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Can a woman get pregnant during her mp?

Can a woman get pregnant during her mp?

NO: A woman should not get pregnant if she is truly menstruating normally at the time of sex. ...Read more

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Can a woman get pregnant of she has pos ?

Can a woman get pregnant of she has pos ?

PCOS-yes: It is usually possible for a woman with pcos (polycystic ovarian syndrome) to get pregnant with intervention, which may include losing weight (if accompanied by obesity) and/or the use of ovulation induction agents, such as Clomiphene citrate (cc). About 80% of pcos women will ovulate on cc, half of which may expect to achieve a pregnancy. ...Read more

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Can man feel it when a woman is pregnant?

Can man feel it when a woman is pregnant?

Don't think so: Your secret is probably safe until it becomes obvious. ...Read more

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Can an impotent man make a woman pregnant?

Can an impotent man make a woman pregnant?

Depends: It really depends how impotent a man is. If he is making sperm, he can get a women pregnant. In true impotence, no sperm are being made and he can't get anyone pregnant. I wouldn't count on it without a semen analysis. Best wishes! ...Read more

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How would u know if man got a woman pregnant?

How would u know if man got a woman pregnant?

Paternity test: It should help in case of "confusion". ...Read more

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Can a woman with swyer syndrome get pregnant?

Can a woman with swyer syndrome get pregnant?

Not naturally: Swyer syndrome patients have female genitals, a normal uterus and fallopian tubes but have nonfunctional "streak" gonads that need to be removed because of cancer risk. These patients can potentially carry a pregnancy through egg donation, in vitro fertilization, embryo transfer, and hormonal support. ...Read more

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Can a woman fall pregnant anytime of the month?

Can a woman fall pregnant anytime of the month?

Fertile window: No, you must be at a point in your cycle where an egg has been released and is in the fallopian tube. This is the case around day#14 of your cycle, with a fertile window typically of about days 11-17. ...Read more

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How can you tell if a woman cant get pregnant ?

How can you tell if a woman cant get pregnant ?

1 year: If you go for 1 year without conceiving while you are actively trying (having sex every month around your time of ovulation) then you may have a problem. See a gynecologist for work up. ...Read more