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Using A Tens Unit During Pregnancy
See below: Even though there are few side effects and minimal contraindications, there are several precautions to be aware of when using a T.E.N.S. Unit. The safety of T.E.N.S. During pregnancy (prior to 36 weeks) has not been established, so it should be used with the knowledge of the physician or midwife. T.E.N.S.Stimulation is of no curative value. T.E.N.S. Does not do anything to the underlying cause. ...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
Going to pregnancy unit tomo as might have ectopic pregnancy, how will they find out? Is this dangerous? I'm so scared : (
Ultrasound: You will have blood drawn (pregnancy hormone test) and a vaginal ultrasound. If nothing is seen in the uterus and a mass is seen in the tube, an ectopic might be present. Sometimes the pregnancy test is so low nothing can be seen and these tests need repeated in a few days or a week. Ectopics can often be treated with medication now, not always needing surgery. Good luck! ...Read more
So I have a really long story that I'm trying to work out. I had a great pregnancy that ended april 14 2014 with a healthy baby boy. I was hospitalized a week after having him due to constant bleeding. I got 4 units of blood and was able to return home af
Question: Sorry, but you failed to ask a question. ...Read more
I'm pregnant probably 5 weeks along im supposed 2 start an ankle bracelet house arrest on thsdy what are the dangers w/the unit this is my 2nd pregnancy, I have a 7yr old, I am terrified that there will be long lasting side affects and/or health issues due
I am not aware of any complications. This is an issue that your ob- gyn needs to be aware of as well as the agency that is placing the monitor. If there are any issues I am sure you will be informed.
Good luck. ...Read more
My blood pregnancy test sensitivity 25 minternational units/ml, and they were trying to say it was negative but reading postitive? Which is it
BHCG = 25 = pregnant: A bhcg of 25 is a positive pregnancy test. That is a very low number though so scheduling a follow up with your doctor to see if the number is rising normally is important. ...Read more
I took an hCG booster of 250 units (i believe that is the correct measurement. Small amt) when can I take a home pregnancy test?
About 2 -12 days.: From what I know about this, you're supposed to ovulate about 36 hours after you take gthis with a concomitant rise in temperature. If you engage in intercourse, etc. You should first take your pregnancy test about 2-10 days after this, especially if you don't have your period. If the result is not clear you can also take the test after that. ...Read more
I'm 37 weeks pregnant and have been referred to a colposcopy unit for an urgent appointment. Is it safe to have a colposcopy this late on in pregnancy?
If you have to: But your OB should have explained why they are referring u as they must be worried you have something really bad or want to r/o something really bad, as normally would wait until after your delivery, u shoudl call your OB so u understand everything and what the possible courses of action are before u have anything done but your OB doc and the colpo doc should explain verything to u. ...Read more
Is it safe to take 5, 000 units of vitamin d & omega-3 along with my prenatal vitamins? Is it ok to take them both before and after pregnancy?
Self tanning lotions: Self tanning lotions are fine to use during pregnancy unlike tanning booths which are always harmful to the skin whether pregnant or not. Just make sure to exfoliate very gently prior to applying the self tanning lotion as it tends to concentrate in areas of dry skin buildup. ...Read more
Should not: Mostrobably not.Get a more detailed answer ›
Is vaseline healthy white lotion safe during pregnancy.. as m 6 mnths pregnant.. ..and using it since starting.. .
What is the chance of pregnancy on day 7 of a cycle that lasts 33-35 days with using a condom during the last half of intercource?
Hi. I'm 19m pregnant. I'm currently using the facial cleanser beand SK II. I want to know if that brand is safe to use during pregnancy? Any rec? TY
General rule: Creams or lotions you apply to the skin surface will not transfer a detectable amount of med through the skin to your blood. If it doesn't get into your blood it cannot effect the fetus. Only specialized prescription meds, placed on patches with penetration capabilities would get through the skin. You generally never need to worry about over the counter creams/lotions/liquids you apply to your ski ...Read more
No: It is ok for use.Get a more detailed answer ›
I'm using cream for herpes1.it's not effective. Can this disease pass on to my child during pregnancy. What's the percentage.
Iam 2 month pregnant...mobile using is harmful during pregnancy.? What are the things that I have to avoid during pregnancy
What is the best alternative to using Zolpidem to sleep? What sleeping tablets can be used during pregnancy?
None best..: Zolpidem is potencialy habit forming drug (other simmilar product are Sonata, Lunesta). All shoudl be avoided in Pregnancy. Best is to work on lseep hygiene - avoid cofeinated beverages, exericse daily, drink watre. Do not overeat, mindfulnes and relaxation techniques. If need mild help consider Melatonin 10 mg (over tewh counter). Most of insomnia can be improved by changing life style habits ...Read more