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Is it common to have nosebleeds in pregnancy?

Is it common to have nosebleeds in pregnancy?

Yes: Nosebleeds are very common in pregnancy. Many women will experience them for the first time while pregnant. They are due to an increase in blood vessels in your nasal lining caused by the increase in estrogen coming from your placenta. If you have a nose bleed, pinch the fleshy part of your nose for 5-15 minutes and tilt your head forward a little to minimize swallowing too much blood. ...Read more

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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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Is it common to have sleep issues in pregnancy?

Is it common to have sleep issues in pregnancy?

Yes!: It is very common to have difficulty sleeping. Pregnancy is a really stressful time and that can make it hard to sleep. Later in pregnancy, your body makes a hormone that causes the joints to relax and pretty much any position is uncomfortable. Both add up to some problems for almost everyone. Feel free to nap if you can. ...Read more

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Is it common to have blood in the stool during period?

Is it common to have blood in the stool during period?

No!: It is always abnormal to have blood in the stool and should be evaluated by your physician. Sometimes, it may appear as if blood is in the stool when there is a lot of menstrual blood in the area. There is one condition, endometriosis, that can cause bleeding in the stool during periods. Women with this condition often have very severe menstrual cramps. ...Read more

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Is it common for women to have irregular periods ? Or is it rare and uncommon?

Is it common for women to have irregular periods ? Or is it rare and uncommon?

Common: The typical cycle is 28 days, but they vary quite a bit. Hormone levels control the cycle. Anything that affects the hormones can affect the cycle. ...Read more

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Is it common to have vibrant dreams in pregnancy?

Is it common to have vibrant dreams in pregnancy?

Yes: There are many theories. Aside from hormonal fluctuations, there are sleep cycle interruptions as well as sleep position changes that all can have an impact. ...Read more

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Is it common to have a bm in your sleep?

Is it common to have a bm in your sleep?

No, unless you: Had uncontrolled liquid diarrhea. If this occurs more than once, would get it checked out. ...Read more

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Is it common after a miscarriage to not be interested in sex?

Is it common after a miscarriage to not be interested in sex?

Not at all: A miscarriage emotionally and physically impacts a woman. She may need time to sort out feelings and often to grieve before she is ready for sexual activity. ...Read more

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Its very true that first sex is painful & most likely women bleed, would there be a possibility to experience infection although you both have it 1st?

Its very true that first sex is painful & most likely women bleed, would there be a possibility to experience infection although you both have it 1st?

Std: Minor discomfort and some bleeding might happen, but any continuing pain or bleeding should be checked. Sexually transmitted infections can only affect you if you are exposed to a partner who has been infected by someone else. Infections like yeast and strep and staph can be occur without sexual contact. ...Read more

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What would be the most common medicines that a pregnant woman can take for the common cold?

What would be the most common medicines that a pregnant woman can take for the common cold?

Be careful: Need to consult with your OB doctor, but non-medicated things such as saline irrigation should be safe again, check with your OB office. Most have a list of medications that can be safely taken in pregnancy. ...Read more

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Is it common to develop migraine headaches in pregnancy?

Is it common to develop migraine headaches in pregnancy?

Unfortunately, yes: The hormonal shifts in pregnancy commonly lead to changes in migraine, and can make headaches better or worse. While there are not many treatments available that approved for use in pregnancy, a neurologist can help you manage your symptoms until delivery, at which time they will hopefully improve. ...Read more

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Is it common for your uterus to be swollen in the very beginning of pregnancy?

Is it common for your uterus to be swollen in the very beginning of pregnancy?

Uterus enlarged: With the onset of pregnancy, there is increase in blood flow to the uterus and the uterine size increases. I suppose you can say it's "swollen.". ...Read more

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Is it common to have a lot of saliva if you have the common cold?

Is it common to have a lot of saliva if you have the common cold?

Yes: An assortment of health conditions can also cause a temporary over-production of saliva. For example, tonsillitis can cause an increased saliva production which stops when the tonsils are surgically taken out. Respiratory infections or an infection of certain glands can also result in excessive saliva. A common cold, strep throat and infectious mononucleosis are three common examples. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have bloody noses in your first trimester of pregnancy?

Is it normal to have bloody noses in your first trimester of pregnancy?

Bleeding nose is: Not normal in any one , you have some thing simple , get it treated by ENT specialist as soon as possible. ...Read more

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Is it common to have dirrahea with a cold?

Is it common to have dirrahea with a cold?

With stomach virus: If the virus is also causing you to have a common "viral gastroenteritis" or the common 'stomach flu, ' then yes diarrhea is a common symptom of that. ...Read more

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When is it a good time to take a pregnancy test ? My hormones are low i believe from having in the IUD in can that be it

When is it a good time to take a pregnancy test ? My hormones are low i believe from having in the IUD in can that be it

Anytime: An iud should not change your hormone levels. If you have not had a period in over 1 month, you should do a pregnancy test to make sure you are not pregnant. ...Read more

Dr. Franklyn Gergits
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Nosebleed (Definition)

A nosebleed is a symptom in which there is enough bleeding in the nose for a person to see it coming out of the nose or taste it going down the throat. Nosebleeds are often due to a broken small blood vessel, and stop when a clot forms at the break in the blood vessel. ...Read more


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Bloody Nose (Definition)

Bloody nose = epistaxis = ...Read more