“Pregnancy tests expire, which can result in a false-negative test. Heat or moisture can cause damage to the test window on a pregnancy test and this can also…

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Generally, these antidepressants are an option during pregnancy: Certain selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs). SSRIs are generally considered an option during pregnancy, including citalopram (Celexa) and sertraline (Zoloft)….

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Generally, you expect a hard stomach when you’re pregnant. Your hard-feeling stomach is caused by the pressure of your uterus growing and putting pressure on your abdomen. The…

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Will a pregnancy test show positive while on Mirena? While rare, it’s possible to become pregnant while using an IUD. Such was the case for a patient I…

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Yes, it is safe to eat crisps when you’re pregnant. Is it safe to eat food with vinegar while pregnant? For the utmost safety, avoid using vinegars with…

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Conclusion: For women without symptoms, the risk of miscarriage after attending a first antenatal visit between 6 and 11 weeks is low (1.6% or less), especially if they…

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Energy drinks are not recommended during pregnancy as they may contain high levels of caffeine, and other ingredients not recommended for pregnant women. Some cold and flu remedies…

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Medical professionals advise against drinking wine and other types of alcohol while pregnant because of the risk of its harmful effects on the developing fetus. Can I drink…

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Potential complications related to poor intake during pregnancy. Undernutrition can lead to many pregnancy-related complications, including poor fetal growth, low birth weight, and maternal weight loss. It’s also…

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Supplements made from the body (flesh) of fish, often called omega-3 supplements, are safe to take in pregnancy. However, you need to check that nothing else has been…

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