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Doctor insights on: Lemon Water And Pregnancy

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Dr. Ravi Chand
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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 lemon leaf tea safe for pregnancy?

Is lemon leaf tea safe for pregnancy?

Haven't read that it: Is contraindicated. It is recommended that you not drink nettle leaf, fennel, sassafras, rosemary, hibiscus, ephedra, licorice root, raspberry leaf, anise or sage tea. Encourage you to limit caffeine intake -so if you drink white, red, yellow or green tea- try to make it decaffeinated. Ginger, lime, barley, peppermint and thyme tea are safe during pregnancy. ...Read more

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Does lemon have side effect on pregnancy?

Does lemon have side effect on pregnancy?

It reportedly can: Sometimes help to reduce nausea. Lemons are rumored to prevent your period, induce your period, slow your period, stop your period ; lighten your period. I have not found any studies to support these claims. If anyone has seen scientific literature to the contrary – i would be interested. ...Read more

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Can i eat lemon during pregnancy?

Can i eat lemon during pregnancy?

Yes: It is fine to eat lemon during pregnancy. It is a good source of vitamin c. It may even help prevent your baby from having yellow skin (jaundice). However because lemons are acidic, it may cause reflux or stomach discomfort. If this happens, you should stop eating lemons. ...Read more

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Pregnancy scare? I have two different questions. The first question is; can eating lemon have anything to do with pregnancy? Or affecting it ones pregnancy? Second question is pretty long, i'm going to get into some details so can better understand. I too

Pregnancy scare? I have two different questions. The first question is; can eating lemon have anything to do with pregnancy? Or affecting it ones pregnancy? Second question is pretty long, i'm going to get into some details so can better understand. I too

No, : No, eating a lemon cannot affect pregnancy or have anything to do with pregnancy. Since you've missed your period, even though you had a negative test please take another test as it takes a while for the pregnancy hormone (beta hcg) to build up. If it is negative, then please see your doctor for a blood test as that is more accurate. ...Read more

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Is tea with lemon grass as an ingredient safe during pregnancy?

Is tea with lemon grass as an ingredient safe during pregnancy?

Nope: Several grasses make up lemon grass. It contains citral & myrcene which have been shown to cause harmful effects in pregnancy. Although the studies have shown harmful effects only in animal studies and in very high levels of consumption, a safe level has not been established and you should avoid it in pregnancy. Your OB can provide a safe list of teas you can take in pregnancy. ...Read more