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Doctor insights on: How To Stay Thin While Pregnant

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Dr. Adam Lewis
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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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How can you stay toned and healthy while pregnant?

Exercise: There are some great pregnancy fitness dvds that you can buy on line and do in the privacy of your home. Aerobic activity is excellent. ...Read more

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How can I stay in shape while pregnant?

How can I stay in shape while pregnant?

See link: Web md has a good web site describing basic exercises that can keep you in shape, ... See the following link. http://www.webmd.com/baby/guide/exercise-during-pregnancy. ...Read more

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Can you stay on lisinopril while trying to get pregnant?

Can you stay on lisinopril while trying to get pregnant?

No: Ladino prowl and ace inhibitors have been known to be harmful during pregnancy. I would not recommend it. ...Read more

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How can I keep weight off while pregnant?

How can I keep weight off while pregnant?

Weight gain is: normal during pregnancy. This really isn't a good time to be strictly maintaining or losing weight. However, it is important to eat healthfully and to exercise regularly. Take care. ...Read more

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How can I remain active while pregnant?

How can I remain active while pregnant?

Use common sense: If you were already active prior to pregnancy, then continuing moderate exercise is a good thing. If not, then even walking moderately would be good way to stay fit. There are some modified yoga programs for pregnancy, modified water aerobics, etc. There are many options to stay active during pregnancy. Discuss this with your provider to be sure you can do this. ...Read more

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What energy can I take while pregnant to stay awake?

None: Would not recommend any type of stimulant during pregnancy try be active as much as possible exercise increase serotonin in brain and that is natural. ...Read more

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How much time will it take me to become pregnant after coming off depo?

How much time will it take me to become pregnant after coming off depo?

Quite variable: The time between coming off Depo-Provera and resuming normal ovulation can be highly variable. Some women will start ovulating 3-4 months after a shot. Others can take a year. At your age, you also need to consider the possibility that you may be peri-menopausal, which would make ovulations less regular. ...Read more

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How to get the fastest results while using kegals? And how lond does it take until they are super strong?

How to get the fastest results while using kegals? And how lond does it take until they are super strong?

Sustained Pressure: It is not just how often you squeeze, it is also whether you hold for 8-10 seconds with each repetition. It also depends on your ability to gain strength as well as the amount of injury sustained in the past. At age 15, you should be able to recover in 8-10 weeks depending on the amount of laxity and how consistent you are in doing the exercises. ...Read more

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How long will it take for my body to become anemic during pregnancy?

How long will it take for my body to become anemic during pregnancy?

Second our third: Trimester. Pregnancy-induced anemia — a low red-blood-cell count generally caused by an iron deficiency — is extremely common, especially in the second and third trimester. With a few minor nutritional adjustments, you can still sail through the second half of your pregnancy, with no harm done to you or your baby-to-be. ...Read more

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How long did it take active pregnant women to lose baby weight?

How long did it take active pregnant women to lose baby weight?

It varies: First, it depends on breast feeding (a little longer) activity level (more is better) sadly, some never succeed ! ...Read more

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When ttc, is it safe to take Mucinex (guaifenesin) to thin out fertile cm? If so how much do you need and when during the cycle do I take it?

When ttc, is it safe to take Mucinex (guaifenesin) to thin out fertile cm? If so how much do you need and when during the cycle do I take it?

Not sure I: understand. Don't need to take Mucinex (guaifenesin) to thin out ejaculate. Mother Nature knows what she is doing. Take care good luck. ...Read more

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How long does 5-methyltetrahydrofolate stay in the body? I want to know how long to stay off my supplements before getting my blood levels tested.

How long does 5-methyltetrahydrofolate stay in the body? I want to know how long to stay off my supplements before getting my blood levels tested.

Five Half-Lives: Why is that? Why do you need to have MTHF out of your system to test levels? Just curious... Anyways, it's a complicated biochemical web of reactions but basically the blood half-life is short(1-3 hours) so it should be gone after 5 half-lives.BUT...it's stored in the red blood cells for a long time, like up to a month or so--so if they do an RBC assay, wait at least a month. ...Read more

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What does one eat to stay healthy while pregnant?

Basics: Here is a basic but helpful article: http://www.Livestrong.Com/article/328771-meal-plan-for-pregnant-women/. ...Read more

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How can you be healthy while pregnant?

Many ways: Get regular prenatal care. Take prenatal vitamins. Stay physically active (unless advised not to by physician). Eat healthfully. Don't smoke & stay away from second-hand smoke. No drugs and no alcohol. Watch mercury content of fish. No raw sushi. De stress and be good to yourself. ...Read more

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Am currently pregnant and wanted to know how long does it take to clean out my system of THC before giving birth?

Am currently pregnant and wanted to know how long does it take to clean out my system of THC before giving birth?

6-8 weeks: It takes about 6-8 weeks for all thc to completely depart the system. Do not try any of the cleansing products out there because they are not safe for the pregnancy. Stop using thc because it can harm your baby. Thc passes to the baby through the placenta and into the breast milk. If you need help stopping thc, talk to your doctor. ...Read more

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36 trying to get pregnant how long will it take?

36 trying to get pregnant how long will it take?

Hard to say: Most providers suggest an average of 6 months effort to establish a pregnancy with a wide range. This applies in cases where fertility is not an issue. After a year of effort without success, a work-up of both partners would be reasonable to identify any problems. ...Read more

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How to avoid vomiting while being pregnant?

How to avoid vomiting while being pregnant?

Various things: There are various things that can help prevent "morning sickness". Dry crackers, ginger ale, keeping the stomach from getting too empty, vitamin b6, acupressure or acupuncture at pc6, medications. Check with your OB on best options for you. ...Read more