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Doctor insights on: Is It Safe To Do Housekeeping While Pregnant

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Dr. Jeffrey Satinover
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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 safe to start a housekeeping job at a Senior living home at 22 weeks pregnant?

Is it safe to start a housekeeping job at a Senior living home at 22 weeks pregnant?

Probably: If your pregnancy is normal and you are not bleeding and don't have a history or symptoms of pre-term labor, its probably ok to start a new job. Wear gloves when using strong cleaning agents. Best wishes! ...Read more

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I currently work for Mercy in the housekeeping department and I'm 8 weeks pregnant, is it OK to continue working there?

I currently work for Mercy in the housekeeping department and I'm 8 weeks pregnant, is it OK to continue working there?

Pregnant: Being pregnant is not a disability - so one can continue to work. What you have to pay attention to is the exact type of work, the work environment etc... ...Read more

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How can housekeeping work, like hanging wet clothes from window over the window sill on a rope harm baby? Pregnant 36 weeks. Just got tired

How can housekeeping work, like hanging wet clothes from window over the window sill on a rope harm baby? Pregnant 36 weeks. Just got tired

Depends on situation: Light housekeeping should never cause any harm to the fetus. In fact many mothers carry on an active & very physical life up to delivery. I have followed jazercise instructors that did just that. If your doc has told you to limit activity due to related health issues, you should follow that advise. Also, when you tire, you should rest. ...Read more

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33 weeks pregnant and having braxton hicks every time I get up and move around especially at work (work in housekeeping). Should I be concerned?

33 weeks pregnant and having braxton hicks every time I get up and move around especially at work (work in housekeeping). Should I be concerned?

No: Braxon Hicks contractions are usually worse with movement. In general, they are nothing to worry about. If you have leakage of fluid or bleeding, or a significant increase of pain, call your OB. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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Is sex while pregnant safe?

Is sex while pregnant safe?

As long as you do: Not have any problems but u need to ask your OB as your OB knows your situation. ...Read more

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Is tanda safe to use while pregnant?

Is tanda safe to use while pregnant?

LED light therapy: Looked this up. Idea behind this product is that blue LED light (along with heat/vibration to "open pores") is toxic to bacteria and the red LED light is supposed to generate reactive oxygen species. According to a published study, this has the effect of removing old collagen making way for new. The science is not validated and controlled studies for safety in pregnancy not done. I suspect is safe ...Read more

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Is airborne safe if you are pregnant?

Is airborne safe if you are pregnant?

Discouraged: Airborne is a supplement and has not been tested by the us food and drugs administration. It is generally not recommended to be taken while pregnant. ...Read more

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Is mucusex safe to take whilr pregnant?

Is mucusex safe to take whilr pregnant?

U mean mucinex (guaifenesin): A decongestant, cough medicine has several ingredients may not be good for fetus, especially first 3 months, speak to you OB doctor before taking any medications, including cough medicine ...Read more

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Is 7 keto safe to take while pregnant?

Is 7 keto safe to take while pregnant?

Avoid: This is an over the counter herbal supplement for body building. This is not something one wants to take while pregnant ...Read more

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Is rapidlash safe to use while pregnant?

Is rapidlash safe to use while pregnant?

Uncertain: In general - my thought is not to take or use products that are not necessary while pregnant. Having had 3 children myself - I never thought it was worth the risk. ...Read more

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Is rodan & fields safe to use while pregnant?

Is rodan & fields safe to use while pregnant?

Many products: This particular company sells a variety of products. The ingredients for each one would need to be reviewed individually. A good general rule for pregnant women though is if you're not sure then don't use it. The overwhelming majority of over-the-counter topical skin products are safe for use. ...Read more

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Is cyteal foaming solution safe for pregnant?

Is cyteal foaming solution safe for pregnant?

Not recommended: Pregnant women should not be using vaginal antiseptic solutions. This should not be used and safety in pregnancy has not been confirmed. If you have an abnormal vaginal discharge, then you should go to your OB for an exam and to get treated appropriately. It is also normal to have a slightly increased discharge during pregnancy, fyi. ...Read more

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Hi is pantothen safe to take whilst pregnant?

No real data: There is no real solid data to support either decisions- use of not use. Sorry... I would stay on the safer side. ...Read more