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Is Milk Tea Bad During Pregnancy
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
What sort of tea: Most teas and milk should be fine during pregnancy, although you should avoid drinking large amounts of caffeinated beverages because of known and possible effects. Also, there may be herbs which might affect your pregnancy. The best answer is to speak to your ob/gyn or midwife. ...Read more
What are health benefits of drinking regular tea with a spoonful of sugar and non fat milk during pregnancy?
None.: This really isn't benefitting you.Get a more detailed answer ›
After childbirth: In the latter part of pregnancy, the woman's breasts make colostrum, a thick, yellowish fluid. At this stage, high levels of Progesterone inhibit milk production. At birth, prolactin levels remain high, while the delivery of the placenta results in a drop in progesterone, estrogen, and hpl levels. This abrupt withdrawal of Progesterone & presence of high prolactin levels stimulate milk production. ...Read more
Would not recommend: Would not recommend you use this -. ...Read more
Is Fage greek yogurt safe during pregnancy? It lists pasteurized milk as an ingredient but wanted to make sure as I am currently pregnant.
Milk thistle: The fewer meds you take during pregnancy (other than required prescription meds and prenatal vitamins) the better. Same goes for supplements; medical literature advises against milk thistle in hormone sensitive conditions; since maintaining a pregnancy depends on hormones, i'd advise not to use it. Beyond that there are insufficient data to aid a decision. ...Read more
Yes: It should be safe. Try and avoid too many sugary drinks. ...Read more
No: Normal, healthy women do not have to alter their foods and drinks while they are pregnant, as long as their diet is a healthy, natural diet that doesn't contain items that aren't good for a developing baby (such as fish with higher mercury levels, etc...). Prenatal vitamins can be taken, without having to buy drinks that contain such vitamins. ...Read more
Why is 2% milk healthier than whole milk if its the same? I grew up on whole milk and still drink it now during pregnancy.
Maybe: Actually all allergies can get worse, stay the same, or worsen during pregnancy. We call it the rule of thirds. Your body changes so that you do not reject the fetus and this can cause changes in the way your immune system behaves which can lead to changes in your allergies. I do agree however, that there is no such thing as a slight milk allergy. You're allergic or not! ...Read more
Have dry spots around and on breasts. Could this have something to do with the milk being produced during pregnancy?
Hello, Which colour and consistence of discharge is normal during pregnancy? Beige, coffee with milk, rust colour, brownish - when is it alarm sign?
Blood: Its more of concern when blood present. Red, dark red, brown and black are more likely blood. However, the color that we see inside during the spec exam and what you see after air dries it and concentrates it varies. ...Read more
It is safe: Yes it is safe but why not drink fresh milk. It is your choice ...Read more
Hello doctors good morning! If can I drinking muscles milk gainer for everyday during pregnancy?? Thanks?
I am in 26th week of pregnancy and unble sleep during night. How to cope up with this. I am also drinking warm milk before bed.
Exercise: Increase your exercise during the day. Wake up extra early so you'll be sleepy at night. Avoid taking naps during the day. Limit caffeine intake. Read a book before going to sleep. Avoiding late-night television ipad or other stimulating activities. Try yoga or other relaxation techniques. Hopefully some of these tips will help. ...Read more