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Is Shellac Nail Polish Safe 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
Yes: Should be no problem.Get a more detailed answer ›
During pregnancy - Is it safe to treat a a nail fungus with a cotton ball soaked with 3% hydrogen peroxide?
Absolutely: There is no danger to using topical hydrogen peroxide on your nails during pregnancy. Whether it will be effective in treating the nail fungus is another question. Unless severe, it is probably better to defer treatment of your toenail fungus until after your pregnancy, and then try more effective treatment. ...Read more
Is the use of a hand held sports vibrating percussion massager safe to use on back during pregnancy? My wife is currently only 7 weeks pregnant.
Best avoided: It may be safe, but probably better to avoid it. It's almost impossible to do studies of these sort of things. I doubt it would strike hard enough to do damage, but it's never a good idea to subject a pregnant woman to too many vibrations or hard knocks, due to a very small chance of tearing the placenta. Odds are, she would be fine, but why take unnecessary risks? ...Read more
Yes: As long as you are only using it to paint your nails there is no problem. Please use in a well ventilated area. ...Read more
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A good skin hair and nails vitamin will have many of the same vitamins in a good prenatal. But it is important that the total amount of preformed Vit A totals less than 10.000 iu a day. But it is fine to take as much beta carotene as you wish.
I advise taking DHA also. And 4000-8000 iu of Vit D3 a day to attain blood levels of 50-80. ...Read more
It is a Virus.: I suggest you check with your ob. ...Read more
I had a 6week miscarriage2 days back. I had noticed that my nails were more brittle and hair fall I never had these during my first pregnancy?
If sperm on hand make contact with vag 6 hrs later could it cause pregnancy (hand appeared dry and was rinsed with soap and water during time)?
No: This is not a risky scenario.Get a more detailed answer ›
Is using hand sanitizer (with the active ingredient Ethyl Alcohol 70%) harmful during the pregnancy?
Having pain and redness in right hand thumb with slight swelling. Similar pain started during pregnancy. Now I hav 8 month old son. Pain has reappear?
Tendonitis: This could be a form of tendonitis called dequervains tendonitis. Look for a hand surgeon and schedule a consultation in your area. ...Read more
Nosebleeds terrify me. How probable is it to have during pregnancy? Should I walk around with paper towel in hand? And if twins, nose bleeds more?
Vagina touched base of shaft during a hand job. No cum, no tip. Didn't notice precum maybe, moved down during stroking motion. Is pregnancy possible?
Hair, skin and nails vitamins, green tea, glutathione, grape seed, alpha lipoic acid, msm, nac can I take them during pregnancy.
Pregnancy: A number of the supplements you mentioned are strong antioxidants and affect the redox potential in the cell. The process of cellular differentiation has been shown to be influenced by the redox status of the cell. While it is likely that small amounts of the substances are ok, it is prudent to stick with your prenatal vitamins and avoid substances whose effects are not fully understood. ...Read more
My nail hardener contains phthalic anhydride and I suck my thumb in order to sleep can this cause miscarriage at 5 weeks of pregnancy?
Phthalate Anhydride: Is a Class D drug in pregnancy that has known adverse fetal effects on male progeny, undescended testes & reduced masculine behavior. It is not recommended for any pregnant woman to use any cosmetic preparation that contains it. Many teratogens, substances that cause birth defects, can cause pregnancy loss in the 1st 2 weeks, before the brain & other organs start to form at 3 weeks. ...Read more
Can I start using my fungi nail treatment curanail if we r planning pregnancy? Or pregnant? Doctor prescribed it to me today but I just read leaflet
Topical: If it is a topical treatment you should not have a problem. ...Read more