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I am 28 weeks pregnant, i had anamaly scan @ my 21st wk. Will hav next scan @ 30th wk. My friend who is pregnant says monthly scan is must.Is it so?

I am 28 weeks pregnant, i had anamaly scan @ my 21st wk. Will hav next scan @ 30th wk. My friend who is pregnant says monthly scan is must.Is it so?

No: The anatomy scan at about 20 weeks is fine with additional sonograms only done to follow up any fetal anatomy not seen or to check growth or if there is a problem or if you are high risk for some reason. After 20 weeks, if the anatomy scan is normal and complete, any further scans would be at the discretion of your ob. ...Read more

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Dr. Brad Goldenberg
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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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How long does marijuana stay in a baby's cord blood ? I have a friend who is pregnant and did not find out until 5 months and was smoking at the time

How long does marijuana stay in a baby's cord blood ? I have a friend who is pregnant and did not find out until 5 months and was smoking at the time

Unclear question: If your question is, "if you friend quits smoking weed now, will the cord blood show marijuana?" then the answer is no. Marijuana can be detectable in the urine of a chronic user for a few weeks after the last exposure. ...Read more

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Are there any good exercise for my pregnant friend?

Are there any good exercise for my pregnant friend?

Multiple : Typically can involve walking, low impact activities, things like yoga and bicycling in general are quite well tolerated. In general, it is good to try to stay active throughout pregnancy unless instructed specifically otherwise. ...Read more

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Hello,my friend is pregnant maybe 2 weeks.any safe way to get it out?

Hello,my friend is pregnant maybe 2 weeks.any safe way to get it out?

TOP choice: A MD provided safe termination of pregnancy(TOP) is the best way at the TOP of my list. ...Read more

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I have a friend who is trying to get pregnant what should she do to boost her chances?

I have a friend who is trying to get pregnant what should she do to boost her chances?

Every other day: Sex mid cycle. Every other day sex gives the man a chance to maximize sperm in ejaculate. ...Read more

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My best friend & I are trying to get pregnant together, what could we do to make this come true? Pleasr help!

My best friend & I are trying to get pregnant together, what could we do to make this come true? Pleasr help!

Wanting pregnancy: The most important thing a committed couple can do to increase their change of conceiving a baby is the measure basal body temperature (you need a special higher calibrated thermometer and a chart for recording) to insure that the woman is ovulating (abrupt 1/2-1 degree increase in morning temperature) and that you have sex 2-3 times within 72 hours of ovulation. Good luck. ...Read more

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