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What are the consequences if a mother tests positive for marijuana after giving birth? How will it affect the baby?
Easy access shelf: If baby is stable enough at birth many ob's use this as an easy shelf &way for mom to see baby as the cord is cut. Given the stealth nature of babies existence in the preceding 9mo it helps with the bonding process. Some also do the skin to skin experience but a lot of this depends on the comfort level of mom/ob and stability of the baby. ...Read more
What are the odds for/against delivering a normal healthy baby if mother smoked a pack a day and used meth for the 1st 14wks? What are the odds for and against giving birth to a normal healthy baby if the mother smoked a pack a day and used meth for the f
One can't give odds: Because there really are no data for this kind of thing. The cigarettes generally are associated with low birth weight babies, but if you stop now, that will correct itself, as will the health of the placenta. Methamphetamine for the whole first trimester may have many effects. An OB can do ultrasound and perhaps amniocentesis and tell you much more about health of the fetus. I hope you've stopped. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Does everyone always get drug tested after giving birth? When did this start? My mother said they never did it with her!
Want baby #2 safe to ttc at 6 months after giving birth? Or 4 months? Not on birth control. We're hoping for 2 more babies.
Likely not: I have not heard of this association, and there would not likely be much research to look at this. ...Read more
6 months: Babies under 6 months of age should be kept out of direct sunlight. Move your baby to the shade under a tree, umbrella or stroller canopy. It is okay to apply a small amount of sunscreen on infants under 6 months if there is no way to avoid the sun. Remember it takes 15-30 minutes to be effective. Dress babies in lightweight clothing that covers the arms and legs, and use brimmed hats. ...Read more
Yes: The prevailing information when i looked into this stated a firm preference for mothers voice was established by 8 hours(compaired to similar sounding women) with dad trailing behind a bit at 24 hrs. So the answer is sort of both yes and no. I find it amazing that a newborn can sort out all the new sounds they have to deal with that soon. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What are the causes of death of the mother during childbirth? I am pregnant and terrified of dying during birth.
Rare: Focus on feeling well and be positive. Discuss your fears with your doctor. All the best and be positive. ...Read more
What are the causes of death to the mother during childbirth? I am pregnant and terrified of dying during birth.
Preventable: causes are the most common including untreated infection, attempted abortion, unmanaged hypertension, blood clots, bleeding. Other causes include medical conditions unrelated to pregnancy that are coincidental but serious enough to cause death. Good prenatal care lessens the risk of all causes or maternal death. 99 % of maternal deaths occur in developing countries. ...Read more
Can babies experience withdrawal symptoms after birth if mother drinks caffeine every single day during pregnancy?
Are babies ever tested for std's during any one of their early check ups or at birth (even if mother isn't suspect of anything)?
Depends : Most pregnancies that receive prenatal care will have some basic screening done during the pregnancy. If someone without prenatal care comes in for a delivery, some obtain some basic tests , like that for aids & syphilis & may look for other issues if any symptoms are evident. After birth, infants do not receive routine teats for any std's. ...Read more
Question too broad: When you submit a question to the site please be specific.Your question has been the subject of many books.If you have a specific question that we can address in the space allowed please submit a new one. Questions are not linked on the site. ...Read more
Go to Lamaze class!: Good source of information is a lamaze class! here it is: find a lamaze class - lamaze for parents : lamaze for parents lamaze teaches parents healthy birth practices for safe childbirth and labor. Participate in lamaze child birthing classes for healthy pregnancy and delivery. www.lamaze.org/. ...Read more
Probably not: Watch "baby's first day" on tv; even they usually have kids leave before their sibling emerges.It is difficult for children of all developmental ages not to believe that their mother is in danger of dying on hearing her cry out & seeing the blood & placenta, despite forewarnings. Most farm kids who watch or help during calving/ foaling grow up without developing ptsd, but that's not your mom. ...Read more
Statistics from 2008: 24 per 100, 000.Get a more detailed answer ›
Not common, not rare: If you are referring to the mother i would say yes it is not uncommon. The baby receives almost all of its iron from the mother. As a woman loses blood with menses she may be low on iron to start a pregnancy (which is one reason they give prenatal vitamins); after losing additional iron to the baby the mother may become iron deficient which leads to anemia. ...Read more
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