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Im 26 Weeks Pregnant And Ive Been Having Craping
Confusing question: There is no Rubella IGM Virus that I know of.There is a common screening test for IGM antibody created after a rubella infection. If you have high IGM levels indicating a recent rubella infection, it is worrisome.Rubella during pregnancy can lead to injury to the eyes, ears and other organs.Babies can be born deaf, blind and with other defects. ...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
I'm 26 weeks pregnant and ive been taking Robitussin (guaifenesin) cf. Is the baby going to be okay?
Robitussin (guaifenesin) CF safe?: Cough suppressant,dextromethorphan is rated category C which means that no controlled studies in pregnancy have been done so weigh benefits vs risk. For the decongestant, phenylephrine, its also rated as category C.It can raise the baby's heart rate and blood pressure. If it were me,I would stick to Robitussin plain which is guaifenesin, also category C but just one drug with minimal systemic eff ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Ok im 26 weeks pregnant and for the last few, days my back has been hurting a lot but most on the lower left side.. Why and how or wgatvto.Do o not hurt?
WGATVT.DO O????: I do not know what that means, but pain in your back localizing to one side could be contractions, kidney stones, or kidney infection. This is a good reason to call your ob/gyn - they will probably want you evaluated. ...Read more
Fatigue + pregnancy: Fatigue with pregnancy is not uncommon and is due to hormone changes. But you need to be checked for iron deficiency and anemia, vit d or folate (folic acid) deficiency, and low thyroid, etc also look for immunologic disorders. Your obstetrician should be advised of your symptoms and do the usual screening tests. . ...Read more
You're fine: Squats should be no problem for the baby. ...Read more
Mucus in stool: It's not uncommon to have some mucus in the stool. It's more concerning if you're having other symptoms along with it - blood in the stool, abdominal cramping or pain, not gaining weight appropriately, fevers - and you should get checked out by your doctor. Otherwise, a small amount of mucus doesn't necessarily mean anything wrong is going on. Best of luck. ...Read more
Im 26 weeks pregnant and my son pushed in to my belly hard. When i stand up it tightens up. What do I do?
Rest: It is unlikely that you are having labor pains as those are a bit more regular in timing than what you are describing. More likely, you are aware of your abdomen more so now since the incident with your son. Try to lie down more today and tomorrow and rest; this takes the pressure off of your back and abdominal muscles. Plus, a healthy mom usually has a healthy baby. ...Read more
Im 26 weeks pregnant and have noticed a decrease in the amount of vaginal discharge the past week or so. Is this normal?
Vaginal Discharge: It does not sound worrisome to me at all. If you are concerned, you should contact your obstetrician's office and let them know your concerns. I wish you the best. ...Read more
Im 26 weeks pregnant and went from smoking a pack of cigerettes a day to not smoking at all. Im wondering if thatll hurt my baby?
Pregnancy and Stones: The fact that you are female and pregnant already puts you at an increased risk for developing gallstones. Many women are found to have gallstones during their pregnancy. If you're not having any severe symptoms or signs of infection then this can just be observed until after the birth of your baby. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Im 26 weeks pregnant and I've been experiencing severe pain in abdomen and by my belly button what can cause it?
Yes it is normal: Yes it is normalGet a more detailed answer ›
Hi im 26 weeks pregnant with my second child. This baby is growing good but heart rate is at 95-110 I have no answers.
Dont need any: If the baby is moving and growing then don't be too concerned. If your OB is not concerned then i would not be either.I would encourage you to consult an acupuncturist as well. Many times they can help balance the mom and baby and help resolve issues both mom and baby have. ...Read more
Im 26 weeks pregnant today! When did i most likey get pregnant!! Btw i dont know my last period and when is my due date?
EDC = Due date: If you are 26 weeks today (1/13/2015) then you most likely got pregnant between 7/25/2014 and 8/3/2014). Your EDC (due date) is 4/21/2015. ...Read more
Please call OB ASAP: If you cannot reach your OB provider, go to the nearest labor and delivery for evaluation. This might be pain from any pelvic or abdominal structures like bowel or bladder that needs treatment. It also could be cramping of the uterus placing you are at risk for preterm delivery. So do not delay, call your OB provider and prepare to go quickly to labor and delivery for examination and monitoring. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Im 26 weeks pregnant and my last period was on march 31 2013 and my due date is january 5 2014, when did i conceive?
Im 26 weeks pregnant, and i have agonizing upper back pain adjacent to my breasts, paracetamols do nothing and i wake up in pain at night, why?
Hmmm: Is this every night? Most likely muscle related. Ask your doctor about a muscle relaxer. ...Read more
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