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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It is usually about ¼ to ½ inch wide and stretches vertically down your belly from the pubis to the umbilicus. The pregnancy line or linea nigra usually…

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Yes, it’s safe to use hair removal creams, although you may find that they irritate your skin now you’re pregnant. The chemicals in hair removal creams work on…

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Pneumonia refers to a serious type of lung infection. It’s often a complication of the common cold or flu that happens when the infection spreads to the lungs….

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A person may be able to stretch the fluid an inch or more between their fingers. Post-ovulation (days 14–22): After ovulation, the body releases the hormone progesterone, which…

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Cold sores are caused by a virus — the herpes simplex virus (HSV). Of the two types of HSV, cold sores are generally caused by HSV-1, whereas genital…

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Pregnancy is a tiring process and can leave women feeling not quite themselves. However, it is best to wait until after pregnancy to resume BOTOX and dermal filler…

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Is it okay to eat a rare steak during pregnancy? No, it’s best not to risk it. Undercooked meats can carry toxoplasma gondii, a parasite that could cause…

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Despite its name, morning sickness can happen any time of the day or night and include the following: A queasy feeling similar to being carsick or seasick. Nausea…

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