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What Are The Physical Changes Associated With Pregnancy
Is it possible to be pregnant with no physical change even though you are experiencing pregnancy symptoms ?
If you're pregnant or planning to get pregnant, there are many things you can do to give your baby a healthy start: Regular prenatal visits along with laboratory testing, ultrasounds, prenatal vitamins and immunizations (like the flu shot and whopping cough booster). Now's the time to eat healthy, stay hydrated, and ...Read more
If there are no physical changes but are just feeling unusually down in the dumps and also lazy a week before a period. Is it early sign of pregnancy?
How has the number of unintended pregnancies per fertile woman changed in the united states over the past half century?
Trend is down: The overall statistics suggest a drop in this number. It is difficult to arrive at, because many who get pregnant and didn't want it, do not advertise that fact. Many of these are terminated which also skews the statistics. It is interesting that the percentage of pregnancies in single women are highest in the states termed "red" and much lower in the blue states. ...Read more
Avoid Active Product: Generally you want to avoid any active products when you are pregnant (things like Retin-A and hydroquinone). One of the beauties of pregnancy is that typically your skin will look fresher and healthier because it is well hydrated and has a nice youthful glow. Stay well hydrated and moisturize your skin with simple products as needed. Hope this helps! ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
No help: Taking prenatal vitamins is important to keeping your body full of the nutrients needed for the healthy development of a baby but not to increase your chances of getting pregnant. If you have been trying to get pregnant for at least one year without success, you should seek care with your personal physician to discuss your options as there are medications that can increase your chances. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
No: If you are already eating a healthy, well balanced diet, then you don't need to change. There are some changes in mineral and vitamin recommendations that can be supplied through a prenatal vitamin. You do not need to "eat for two." the increased calorie requirements during pregnancy amount to approx. 300 cal/day which is not a significant amount. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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