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Was it safe to consume royal jelly during pregnancy?

Was it safe to consume royal jelly during pregnancy?

Maybe?: American pregnancy association doesn't include royal jelly on its list of "natural" supplements that endanger pregnancy. Yet, it is not on their list of "proven safe" natural medicine for pregnant women to take (?Liability concerns). The best advise is the conservative "don't take it because not enough research exists to prove it safe..." supposedly rj assists in treating infertility. ...Read more

Dr. Sheila Smith
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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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Where can I get royal jelly and is there anything else I can take to increse my chances of pregnecy ?

Where can I get royal jelly and is there anything else I can take to increse my chances of pregnecy ?

See a physician: 85% of normal couples should be able to conceive within a year and about 95% within 2 years. If you have not been able to conceive for over a year, or 6 months if you are 35 years old or older, then you should be evaluated. Reproductive endocrinologists especialize in infertlity. ...Read more

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Is it safe to consume drinking chocolate during pregnancy?

Is it safe to consume drinking chocolate during pregnancy?

As long as: U are not diabetic and in moderation, and as long as your wt gain is not excessive but you should ask your OB to make sure it is ok with your ob. ...Read more

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Is it safe to consume wheatgrass tablets during pregnancy?

Not enough info: Review of the literature is mixed at best as to consumption of wheat grass during pregnancy. Since it is unclear whether it is safe i would suggest erring to the cautious side and thus i would consider not using any wheat grass products during pregnancy or during the time of breast feeding. However, consult your ob/gyn for their opinion. ...Read more

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Is it safe to consume 100% Canadian maple syrup during pregnancy?

Is it safe to consume 100% Canadian maple syrup during pregnancy?

Some controversy but: This website opines as follows: "All-natural sweeteners, including white or brown sugar, maple or corn syrup, honey or molasses, contain about the same number of calories. ... They do not cause the same blood sugar response as natural sugars do. Both are deemed safe in pregnancy, in normal amounts, and can now be used in cooking and baking." Ref: https://www.todaysparent.com/pregnancy/being-pregnant/pregnancy-cravings/ ...Read more

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Dear doctor, is it safe to consume sheep placenta during pregnancy? Thank you!

Dear doctor, is it safe to consume sheep placenta during pregnancy? Thank you!

Ask your OB: Why would u want to do that, women that live in the us do not do that, my answer is no, but ask your ob. ...Read more

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Is pearl barley safe to consume during pregnancy? There is so much conflicting info about miscarriages....please advice

Is pearl barley safe to consume during pregnancy? There is so much conflicting info about miscarriages....please advice

Food in pregnancy : Foods to avoid during pregnancy: unpasteurized dairy, uncooked fish, predatory fish, deli meat (must be warmed up first) alcohol, cigarettes Foods to limit intake of in pregnancy: caffeine, fish such as tuna/salmon Barley is fine ...Read more

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Are M&M safe to eat during pregnancy ?

Are M&M safe to eat during pregnancy ?

Within reason: As long as you are not diabetic, are eating a relatively healthy diet otherwise, and are not gaining too much pregnancy weight, a few M&Ms here and there are not going to hurt anything. Enjoy. ...Read more

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Is shark safe to eat during pregnancy?

Is shark safe to eat during pregnancy?

NO: Shark is one of the types of fish that has the highest mercury content, and the EPA advises pregnant women to avoid Shark along with Swordfish, King Mackerel, and Tilefish. Websites from the EPA and HHS can give you more information about the safety of fish in pregnancy, as can your obstetrician. ...Read more

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Are dips safe to eat during pregnancy?

Are dips safe to eat during pregnancy?

Dips?: If you mean cheese dip, salsa, etc...Yes, they are safe. What have you heard about these that made you ask the question? ...Read more

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Is it safe to eat nuts during pregnancy?

Yes in newer data: In 2008 some data suggested heavy nut diet in pregnancy might increase childhood asthma in those under 8 years but large danish study contradicted this information.Pregnant moms who ate peanuts regularly had children with 21-34 % reduced rate asthma compared with kids whose mom's had eaten no nuts during pregnancy. Interesting, eh? Eat nuts! less asthma says newest research. ...Read more

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Is it safe to eat tofu during pregnancy.?

Is it safe to eat tofu during pregnancy.?

Yes: Soy eaten in healthy amounts and in the freshest preparation and in moderation is probably fine. It has been listed as a controversial food. So if in doubt, communication with your ob-gyn would be helpful. ...Read more

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Is eggplant safe to eat during pregnancy?

Is eggplant safe to eat during pregnancy?

Yes: Eggplant consumption during pregnancy is okay. However, since eggplant contains oxalates, consuming an excess of eggplant with an underlying history of kidney or gall bladder disease could lead to problems, so be careful. ...Read more

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Is it safe to eat ginger during pregnancy?

Is it safe to eat ginger during pregnancy?

Yes, in moderation: Several research studies have found ginger to be both safe ; effective in treating "morning sickness." in these studies the most common dose used was 250 mg 4 times a day. A good summary of the research can be found at http://www.Bastyrcenter.Org/content/view/631/ ; http://bit.Ly/1egsdzs some authorities are concerned large doses could have adverse effects on the fetus so moderation is advised. ...Read more

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Is it safe to eat cabbage during pregnancy?

Is it safe to eat cabbage during pregnancy?

Yes: Diet during pregnancy should contain lots of fruits and vegetables. These should be washed well to remove pesticides. Organically raised fruits and vegetables are safer. Cabbage is somewhat difficult to digest, and may cause some problems with the gallbladder or intestines. If it doesn't bother you, it is okay. Moderation is important. ...Read more