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When Does It Become Unsafe To Fly During Pregnancy
See answer: If you're healthy and have no obstetric problems, you and your baby should have no trouble in the pressurized cabin of a commercial airliner. The best thing to do is to make yourself as comfortable as you can during the flight. Request a seat in the middle of the plane over the wing for the smoothest ride, or a bulkhead seat for more legroom. See the following link: http://www.Mayoclinic.Com/heal. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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
Depends : Every doctor will have a slightly different opinion so each patient should discuss with their physician. Airlines permit travel up to 36 weeks. Most doctors are more comfortable with 32 weeks. Pregnant women are at high risk for blood clot formation called DVT when they fly. Answers may vary depending on the individual and their circumstances during pregnancy. ...Read more
Not necessarily: Whether or not you should fly in pregnancy depends on how far along you are and where you are going. Long plane rides can increase your risk for a blood clot so you should drink plenty of water and walk in the aisle every hour or so. You don't want to risk having the baby away from home so don't travel far during the last month of pregnancy. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Depends: Traveling while pregnant is common. Determine whether you will have adequate medical care at your destination. Airlines have some limitations on pregnant flyers. Check with your obstetrician and travel medicine specialist for information which specifically applies to you. More importantly, you will need to consider vaccines and medications to keep you healthy while you travel. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is horseback riding safe during pregnancy if the women did it before pregnancy and assuming she doesn't fall?
Yes, but...: Yes, it is fine, but use common sense. You don't want to fall, but also you want to minimize rough bouncing, so keep it slow. ...Read more
When trying to get pregnant how often should we have sex during fertile days? is it advisable to use vaginal candles/ovules during these days?
As soon as UR ready!: Older dictum was to wait for 3-6 months after a miscarriage before resuming sexual activity. More recent studies show that women who wait have lower fertility rates than women who don't. So, if you are trying to get pregnant, you can determine when you feel ready to resume sexual activity. Take Folic Acid 1-5 mg daily to prevent preterm birth, neural tube and cardiac anomalies in your offspring! ...Read more
Could it take up to 1-2 weeks for sperm to fertilize a egg during ovulation? If not how long do it take?
No: No, that's not the way it works. If it doesn't happen in 1-2 days, it's not going to happen. ...Read more
During pregnancy is it possible for nipples to hurt during the time I normally ovulate and only then.
Estrogen effects: While ovulation relates to a surge in estrogen levels, breast and nipple tenderness can occur at other times, such as menstruation, pregnancy, and other times of hormonal imbalances, the list is rather long. Your pregnancy causes sensitivity that can be cyclical - I suggest you run this by your OB for more answers ...Read more
Is it ok to distract ourself during masturbate to last longer. Does it affect during sex with partner if I am only 17?
Sure : You may masturbate however you like and in whatever manner is pleasurable for you. That has nothing to do with how you will have intercourse with another person. ...Read more
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