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If You Drink Hot Liquids While Pregnant Will It Harm The Baby
My skim milk expired on jul 13 & I have been drinking till jul 22. I didn't notice any bad taste. I am 20 weeks pregnant. Will it harm my unborn baby?
Should be fine: Pasteurized and also refrigerated, the milk should be fine the week after the stamped date, as long as it tastes normal. Americans throw away too much edible food just because the stamped date has passed, so it is better to judge the food on a case by case basis. Sometimes, an item may be bad (like moldy bread or soured milk) before the stamped date, and other times still just fine after the date. ...Read more
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
Drank alcohol until discovered pregnant @ 4wks- 2 nights of heavy drinking @wk3. Harm the baby? Alcohol in 1st tri cause baby to grow slowly/measure off?
Yes, it's possible: but NOT RECOMMENDED to consume any alcohol at all while pregnant. The risks of having a fetal alcohol spectrum disorder-affected child, even in the heaviest of drinkers, is about 20-30%, so even heavy drinkers may have babies who appear unaffected. In those who have very occasional alcohol during pregnancy, there isn't much evidence of harm, but if you are willing to risk your baby's health,DON'T ...Read more
During pregnancy i was drinking tea with 2 spoons of sugar twice per day, one chocolate bar, every second day or third, i worry could it harm baby?
Prudence & pregnancy: Hopefully the tea contained minimal amounts of caffeine as that can raise the baby's heart rate in excess. Chocolate contains theobromines that can make fibrocystic breasts worse. Prudence in the victorian era can also be applied to a pregnancy diet to improve nutrition to the fetus and avoid harm. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Help! I have just found out im 28 weeks pregnant and been drinking about 5-6 drinks a week at weekends during the whole time. Will it harm my baby?
May affect pregnancy: Any alcohol consumed during pregnancy, as with other substances, may affect the fetus. But the effects can be extremely variable. The most important thing is to stop drinking, and of course to follow up with your ob/gyn. It is also important to discuss this issue with your pediatrician on the first visit. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I just found out i was pregnant and previously before finding out that i was pregnant i was taking gel liquid over-the-counter tablets for my headaches. I wanted to know did i cause harm to my baby? Also what do I take for pain/ headaches, while pregnan
Tylenol1000/reglan10: You are correct to be concerned; depending on which product you actually used, you may have exposed your early embryo to nsaids (aspirin, advil, aleve, (naproxen) motrin). Nsaids are contraindicated throughout pregnancy because they can lead to gastroschisis, cerebral palsy and other significant problems. Only use the combination of Acetaminophen 1000 mg with Metoclopramide 10 mg orally for headaches! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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