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Pregnancy pregnancy water broke

Pregnancy pregnancy water broke

If : If your water has broken, it's time to go to the hospital. Good luck and congratulations! ...Read more

Dr. Barbara Lavi
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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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Lost pregnancy due to water break at 22 weeks?

Lost pregnancy due to water break at 22 weeks?

Incompetent cervix: This may be due to an incompetent cervix for which there are surgical procedures to help. Dr. Shirodkar from India developed one of the first of these. However there are other newer ways to treat this condition. See your Ob/Gyn about the alternatives. ...Read more

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Is drinking water bottles bad during pregnancy,?

Is drinking water bottles bad during pregnancy,?

No: bottle water is safe for pregnant women. there is no scientific data to show that bottle water cause increase health risk to pregnant women or babies. ...Read more

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Can drinking lots of water during pregnancy lead to water retention?

Can drinking lots of water during pregnancy lead to water retention?

It should not: Keeping well hydrated is very important during pregnancy, mild ankle swelling at the end of the day can normal in the third trimester as the uterus grow and compress the inferior vena cava (main vein draining the legs). Excess salt may however lead to increased water retention. ...Read more

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37 weeks pregnant can your water break while holding your pee?

37 weeks pregnant can your water break while holding your pee?

Yes: About 1 in 10 women will experience premature rupture of the membranes. If you suspect that you bag of water has broken, you need to be seen ASAP. ...Read more

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Can we drink rice water that is starch during 7 th month of pregnancy?

Can we drink rice water that is starch during 7 th month of pregnancy?

Carbohydrate: As long as it is no the only diet during pregnancy with enough protein it is okay. Everything has to be under moderation. ...Read more

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Drank water out of crystal at 8 weeks pregnant. If there was lead, harmful?

Drank water out of crystal at 8 weeks pregnant. If there was lead, harmful?

Not a problem: Your scenario does not pose any significant risk to your baby. ...Read more

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Is soda water safe in pregnancy?

Is soda water safe in pregnancy?

Yes: Carbonation doesn't have any effect on the baby. ...Read more

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Are warm water enemas safe during pregnancy?

Would encourage you: To avoid unnecessary procedures when pregnant.

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I'd it safe to swim in chlorinated water pool during pregnancy ? And go to water parks staying in water for hours ? I'm 13 weeks pregnant

I'd it safe to swim in chlorinated water pool during pregnancy ? And go to water parks staying in water for hours ? I'm 13 weeks pregnant

Ok: Yes, it's ok. Don't do anything that would force water into the vagina, such as some of the higher slides. Also don't get overheated in a hot tub/pool - this can be like having a fever and is not particularly good for your baby. ...Read more

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Is it healthy to wash my vagina with cold water during pregnancy?

Is it healthy to wash my vagina with cold water during pregnancy?

Soap and Water: It does not sound hygienic. Doesn't warm water with soap work better at cleansing? ...Read more

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Hello, I drank about 6-8 16oz water bottles throughout the day today. Is there any risk of water intoxic?

Hello, I drank about 6-8 16oz water bottles throughout the day today. Is there any risk of water intoxic?

Too much H2O: Unless u R replacing excessive fluid loss, u CAN drink enough water to become ill. Cut back to 6-8 ,8 oz glasses per day. No need to force extra. If u have excessive thirst after this amount, C your Doc. ...Read more