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Would I Still Be Able To Work As A Custodian If Pregnant My Job Requires Me Working With Cleaners
Would I still be able to work as a custodian if pregnant? My job requires me working with cleaners
Yes: You can work as long as you ensure that you make sure that you take common precautions while working, ie - wearing glovesprotective wear, working in well ventilated areas etc. ...Read more
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
I am a working pregnant woman doing online jobs. Can it affect my baby too much if I work in computers even if I take a rest a bit if I feel tired?
No: Obviously, rest during pregnancy when you are tired is ideal, but a working pregnant woman does not always get that option.(smile). Several years ago several Washington Post employees were concerned about many miscarriages in the office allegedly caused by the computer video display terminal (VDT). Several studies have proven that notion FALSE. Computers will not hurt your fetus. ...Read more
Depends upon job...: Sorry but we need more details about your job. What does it entail? Heavy lifting? Exposure to toxic fumes? Loud noise? Vibrations? Repetitive movements? Standing on your feet during whole shift? Check out http://www.mayoclinic.org/healthy-lifestyle/pregnancy-week-by-week/in-depth/pregnancy/art-20047441 & https://goo.gl/cUnsu4 for more details. ...Read more
Shouldn't: The longer answer is: it depends on the physical. If you are expected to do something dangerous to your unborn baby, then it will. But i can't imagine a scenario that you would be asked to do something that dangerous. Very important - let them know that you are pregnant up front. Always be clear so they can't say that you withheld information to get the job. Good luck and congrats! ...Read more
I am 28 yr old female, planning to get pregnant in a couple of months. I have a job offer were I am supposed to work in night shifts. is it safe ?
Probably not.: Working the night shift while being pregnant should not be a problem as long as you are able to sleep during the day. Sleep is very important to your overall health. There is an association between sleep dysfunction and obesity. Healthy weight gain is advocated during pregnancy. To sleep during the day, try to block out all external stimuli, such as light, sounds etc. Don't forget your PNV. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Iam pregnant at 5 weeks. is working at stand up job while pregnancy safe.iam working 3 days a weeks 8 hours stand up only 1 hours break.is it safe ?
Generally, yes: Pregnancy is a normal physiologic state. If you did this before your pregnancy you should be able to continue without any problems. Of course, if complications develop in your pregnancy such as preterm labor or elevated blood pressure then it is not advisable. Also, late in your third trimester it may be uncomfortable standing long periods. As long as you are able to stand then you may continue. ...Read more
My job is a nursing assistant and I am 11 weeks pregnant i was wondering is it safe to work as a cna while pregnant? There's a lot of lifting involved
Ask your OB MD: Since I am not aware of all your job functions you need to talk to your OB md and enumerate all of them. ...Read more
I developed really bad carpal tunnel during my pregnancy bc I have a job typing all day. My baby is 5 weeks old should I still be having trouble?
I'm 25 weeks pregnant & I just got this hotel housekeeping job so I wanted to know is it okay for me to work while I'm this far in my pregnancy ?
Can't Say: You need to ask the OB MD who is providing prenatal care and has examined you thoroughly to determine your fitness for housekeeping employment. ...Read more
Hotel housekeeper 8 weeks pregnant. Heavy lifting, standing. Had miscarriage at work before this pregnancy.should I find another job ?
If the Depo-Provera provera (medroxyprogesterone) (?) birth control is incorrectly injected will it still do its job or is there a risk of pregnancy. Recent mood changes/cravings
My boyfriend ejaculated on me after hand job near my stomach&abdomen.I was wearing my panties . now my periods still is late by 7days. Am I pregnant ?
Just found out I was pregrant (4-6 wks) and I was wondering if my job is too much? I work as a merchandiser for Coke which requires me lifting.
23 wks pregnant. I work two jobs and I'm on my feet alot for hours. Could this be harmful to my pregnancy?
7 wk pregnant RN. Work on floor with Helipad outside of it. Can smell exhaust fumes at times. Could this damage my pregnancy? No option to change jobs
I am unhealthy.Stay up til 6am sleep til 4 pm.Eat once a day.Smoke 2 packs a day.Am over weight.Am depressed.Never work out.Work 2 jobs. Girlfriend pregnant. Very stressed .21yo feel like 45yo.Ideas?
Start small: Gotta address the mood. Your up all night and sleep all day. Gotta reverse that, it's easy medically. Treating the depression will help but i would start nailing sleep wake at the same time. You are likely a shift worker making u a candidate for modafanil, a wakefulness stimulator, read about it online, (modalert). When u feel better, u think better, do better, less bad habits, see good psychia. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer