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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
Stood near bag xray machine at airport. Less than foot away. Can radiation escape and hurt baby? 27 weeks pregnant.
Stood near bag xray machine at airport. Less than foot away for few min. Can radiation escape and hurt baby? 27 weeks pregnant.
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Never good: Minimizing stress is ideal during pregnancy, and of course, yelling is stressful. But the actual quantitative effect yelling isn't clearly delineated. Stress reduction like yoga and counseling during pregnancy does reduce stress hormones which have been associated with preterm labor, but again there are limited studies in regards to this. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
No: emotional stress in general isn't something you need to worry about. We all have bad days and get upset or sad and sometimes lose our cool. While it might create drama in your life if you do it too much, which may make home life difficult for your child as he/she grows up it isn't harmful in general. Its more of an issue if you harm yourself when upset, refuse to eat or drink, or suffer abuse. ...Read more
Very unlikely: The security detectors use a low-frequency electromagnetic field to look for weapons. This frequency is safe for everyone, even pregnant women. These are not Xray Machines. But if you don;t feel comfortable you always can ask the officers to pat you down instead. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes it can: Iron deficiency anemia is the most common anemia during pregnancy.As the fetus grows, it requires more nutrients-and iron is one of the most important thing for the fetus to grow- also for normal brain development. Folic acid is another important thing-required for a normal brain/nerve development. If you are anemic due deficiency in iron/ folate (folic acid) & you dont get replacement- it can hurt your baby. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Will my sperm hurt my pregnant gf baby if II ejaculate in her whileim currently taking flomax (tamsulosin)?
No: The only time when penetration is contraindicated in pregnancy is when patient is having contractions, has a discharge of amniotic fluid or infection or if pt is receiving intravaginally medications. The eyaculation will never reach the baby because the cervix is closed with a special mucus that does not allow it to pass. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I did some stretching including sitting with one leg over the other and twisting my torso to look behind, will that hurt baby at 10 weeks pregnant?
Can getting a sore throat, cold or flu hurt my baby? 35 weeks pregnant. No fever just feel rotten... worried about hurting baby inside :(
Probably ok: Probably OK. Call OB doc and ask. ...Read more
5 mos. pregnant, twins. Haven't slept more than few hrs/night in weeks, partly anxiety, adrenaline rushes at night. Don't want to hurt babies. Help!
Hi. I would like to know. I'm pregnant and doctor gave me Folic Acid pills. Wont those pills hurt my baby? I googled and it says they good for the babies growth and development but can't trust Google with everything.
33 weeks pregnant. Feel like babies foot or leg was crushed by my ribs after sitting up too fast. Is this possible? It hurt my ribs.
Doubtful: Remember that the baby is surrounded by fluid, the amniotic fluid, in a large amniotic sac. It is doubtful that sitting up too fast would cause any harm to the baby, but it is possible you 'pulled a muscle' between your ribs called the intercostal muscle. Move more slowly and deliberately and avoid rapid movements! ...Read more
Not!: Your baby's skin tone, hair and eye color are all determined at the moment of conception when the genetic contributions of the mother and father combine in that inexplicable miracle. And all, except absolutely necessary, drugs and chemicals should be avoided during pregnancy. A bad idea from many perspectives .... ...Read more
Up until what age can a lady fall pregnant or have babies? I am 34 years old and don't have babies yet
Risks for any pregnc: At 34 you are not too old for babies. Many consider the rate of down syndrome births as a marker for age & childbearing.Risks are lowest in the early 20's at about 1/2000 with a gradual increase in risks that hit 1/100 at 40 & 1/12 at 50.There is a baseline risk of about 4% of an unexpected outcome with any pregnancy.The ds risk must be added as age related risk. Discuss with your doc. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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