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Spirulina Red Marine Algae During Pregnancy
Are red raspberry leaf and Organic Spirulina safe to take in Prenatal One Rainbow Light from earlier in pregnancy?
Prenatal One is a good quality Prenatal. Red raspbery leaf is a great tonic during pregnancy which has been used for thousands of years and is very safe- see http://www. Bellybelly. Com. Au/pregnancy/raspberry-leaf-pregnancy-red-raspberry-leaf-tea/
Spirulina is a good source of vitamins, minerals and phytonutrients and is also safe (spirulinas occ. Have toxic contaminants so it's good it's organic). ...Read more
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
Choose organic only: I believe factory-farmed meat is one of the least healthy foods we can eat ; advise people to avoid it at all times, esp. When pregnant, but organic grass-fed meat in animals not given hormones or antibiotics is actually quite healthy and you can have as much as you wish. See http://bit. Ly/19xax7e for more about why this is wise. ...Read more
Yes: All meat, poultry and fish should be eaten cooked; no raw or undercooked food. In addition, while preparing food, make sure to separate food items and clean all surfaces. Lastly, try to limit the consumption of predator fishes, like swordfish & tuna. ...Read more
Yes: Viable pregnancies can produce some light bleeding initially, but if it increases in character and amount many early pregnancies fail in the form of miscarriages. ...Read more
Pomegranate, red cabbage and nectarine during pregnancy... Are any of these juices harmful in pregnancy?
Safe fish using pregnancy:, including bass, catfish, clams, cod, crab, croaker, flounder, freshwater perch, haddock, herring, lobster, mackerel, marlin, ocean perch, orange roughy, oysters, halibut, pollack, red snapper, salmon, scallops, shrimp, and sole. For more details...
http://babyfit. Sparkpeople. Com/articles. Asp? Id=207. ...Read more
Dragon Fruit: Dragon fruit (pitahaya or pitaya) which is native to south ; central america is a healthy food to eat during pregnancy. A 100 gram serving contains 1 mg of fiber, 1 mg of iron as well as magnesium, potassium ; calcium. It also contains vit c ; b vitamins. It is a rich source of lycopene (helps to lower blood pressure ; helps to prevent cancer. ...Read more
Is it ok to have 1 or two standard glasses of red wine during pregnancy? I haven't done it but would like to know?
I have a brownish red discharge very itching and very painful during sex I tested positive for a pregnancy test?
See doctor: For the sake of your and your baby's health, you should be under the care of a doctor. S/he will examine the discharge and treat you accordingly. Examination of the discharge will facilitate the diagnosis. ...Read more
During pregnancy how should a possible dog bite be handled? It was a nip although you can see puncture spots, blood was not visible only red color.
Bleeding red and brown on depo, is this a good sign I'm not pregnant? Is consistent 7 day bleeding possible during pregnancy? Do I need to take test?
Doubt pregnancy: Unpredictable bleeding is a common side-effect of Depo Provera--especially during the first 6 months of use. It doesn't mean you are pregnant. If this is the first time it has happened, you might want to do a pregnancy test for reassurance; however, it is most likely to be negative. Best wishes! ...Read more
Not Normal: You should call your doctor immediately. You may need to get a pelvic ultrasound and blood test for pregnancy as this may represent an early ectopic pregnancy and/or a threatened miscarriage. If it is painless bleeding it is urgent but not an emergency. If you are having any pain go to the er now. Good luck. ...Read more
Is it normal to be bleeding during pregnancy. The blood flow is not heavy and its bright red is this normal?
Bleeding in Pregnanc: Nope. Not in any way. Please sign off of this app and page your OB urgently. ...Read more
Is red wine vinegar and white wine vinegar safe to eat in salad dressing (and other foods) during pregnancy?
Not really: Pregnancy is generally a time for doing what's correct, not seeing what you can get away with. I am certain you will "get away with it", it is unlikely to harm your pregnancy. But no doctor can say it is truly okay; it is an unnecessary risk you are taking. You need to decide if the wish for the wine outweighs the (small) risk involved, Your call! ...Read more
No antibodies: We hope we find none but can deal with it if we do find them. ...Read more
See a dermatologist: It is difficult to make a proper diagnosis since I am not there to see the condition. I recommend seeing a dermatologist so that they can make a proper diagnosis and give you something to get rid of the condition or relieve symptoms. ...Read more
I got skin growth under left breast during my pregnancy and its growing. Its now half cm in 2 yrs. Looks uneven. Red, bubbly. Twice in 1 yr itches. Harmful?
When there is friction between to areas of skin you can develop a "skin tag". they are common at the neck, arm pit, groin, and under the breast (particularly with heavier breasts)
They can be easily removed. ...Read more
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
Is it safe to take homeopathy during pregnancy and im 3month. Becouse I have itchy skin get red bumps all over my body. Cant tolerate. Almost everyday?
My mother has unilateral varicose veins. It's so huge and some redness. She develop during pregnancy. Is it not dangerous to elevate foot few times?
No: It is OK to elevate the leg. ...Read more
Anyone with a stye like thing on your eye during pregnancy. It is a small red lump/spot near my tear duct. I've been prescribed fusidic acid ointment?
I have heard that red raspberry herb supplement can strengthen the uterus during pregnancy. Can it interfere with lovenox (enoxaparin) or frolic acid for mtfhr?
I hear lots of stuff: Herbal supplements are one of the non-scientific products sold to people all over the stores, the internet, and the world. It is untested and unproven what a brand, an ingredient, or an amount will do inside a particular person's body. If the herb seems to help, looks harmless, and is inexpensive, then it might be ok to try. Finding true research studies on such supplements is usually impossible. ...Read more
Small red inflamed raised lump on breast, got big during pregnancy, it's been 8months since birth of my baby now it's bigger has veins from it? Had lumps in armpit too. FYI my mom has breast cancer.
Time to see doctor: Any mass found in a woman's breast should be examined by her primary care doctor. If cancer is suspected, special studies can be done. Treatment is more sucessful if a cancer is found earlier, rather than later. If the mass is found not to be cancer, the doctors will offer advice and treatment too. ...Read more
Is Omega-3 with 300mg EPA and 200mg DHA good for pregnancy? Would that much EPA tip over the balance of EPA/DHA that's needed? Is algae DHA superior?
Chemically the same: Omega-3 acids from any source are chemically the same. It doesn't matter whether they came from hand raised salmon, arctic krill or algae. The exact proportions of EPA/DHA are not established either. Omega-3 acids are good regardless of pregnancy. Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read more