Women Health

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Which medicines can I take safely in pregnancy?

Which medicines can I take safely in pregnancy? Many medicines – even over-the-counter remedies – are not recommended during pregnancy, although fortunately if you have taken any without knowing you were pregnant, they are unlikely to have had any harmful effect on the fetus. However, you should always check with your doctor if a particular […] Read more

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Is it a good idea to take a multivitamin and mineral supplement pregnancy?

Is it a good idea to take a multivitamin and mineral supplement pregnancy? What you eat – and more especially what you have eaten in the three to four months before getting pregnant – will impact on your well-being and that of your baby. However, during the first trimester in particular, I believe that it […] Read more

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What are the normal side effects of early pregnancy?

What are the normal side effects of early pregnancy? One of the most worrying things in the first trimester, particularly if you have never been pregnant before, is deciding whether each twinge or episode of dizziness is something to be concerned about. The fact is that most women will experience a variety of symptoms, ranging […] Read more

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What are common pregnancy concerns pregnancy?

What are common pregnancy concerns pregnancy? Many women sail through their pregnancy with few concerns or complications. However, it is not uncommon to experience some symptoms, especially in the early stages. Tiredness It is not unusual to feel tired. Listen to your body and rest as much as you can. Breast tenderness This affects some […] Read more

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Is it safe to exercise during early pregnancy?

Is it safe to exercise during early pregnancy? This is a difficult question to answer because the same answer doesn’t apply to all women. Ultimately, I believe that your body will tell you how much exercise you can and should be doing and that, often, the early pregnancy symptoms of nausea, vomiting, and tiredness are […] Read more

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Are herbal medicines safe to take in pregnancy?

Are herbal medicines safe to take in pregnancy? Some herbal remedies can interfere with fetal development, just as traditional medication can. You must consult a qualified herbalist before taking any herbal remedy whatsoever during pregnancy but be aware that herbal medicines are not subject to rigorous clinical trials in the way that conventional medicines are. […] Read more

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Which foods should I avoid pregnancy?

Which foods should I avoid pregnancy? Women are now bombarded with so much advice concerning what they should and shouldn’t eat in pregnancy that it is easy to become unduly anxious. The following foods may pose a risk to your well-being and that of your baby and you are advised to avoid them in pregnancy. […] Read more

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What are the chances of me having a miscarriage in the first 12 weeks pregnancy?

What are the chances of me having a miscarriage in the first 12 weeks pregnancy? Miscarriage is the most common pregnancy problem, but the vast majority occur very early on, often before you even know you are pregnant. At six weeks, approximately 1 in 6 pregnancies, or 15 per cent, will end in miscarriage. At […] Read more

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Your baby and body at 6-10 weeks

Your baby and body at 6-10 weeks Your baby From around the eighth week the embryo is referred to as a fetus. By the end of the 10th week, it measures 30mm (lV4in) and weighs 3 to 5g (O.loz). The neck and forehead start to develop, and the eyes start to move to the front […] Read more

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What key things should I keep in mind when planning a pregnancy eating plan pregnancy?

What key things should I keep in mind when planning a pregnancy eating plan pregnancy? Don’t become obsessive over what you eat while you are pregnant. Instead, just try to employ the following simple rules. Eat little and often This will keep your blood sugar levels balanced. As your pregnancy progresses, your stomach will find […] Read more