No. Unpasteurized juice may contain harmful bacteria from the raw fruits and vegetables used to make the juice. These bacteria can cause food poisoning (such as listeriosis and…

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How do you know if something is wrong with your pregnancy? Although some discomfort is common during the later stages of pregnancy, some signs need to be checked…

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Teeth whitening is safe for pregnant mothers, but is not usually recommended due to the other oral health complications that may be present during pregnancy. It’s also 100%…

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The fact is, soft serve ice-cream is made with pasteurised milk, which is safe for pregnant women. Soft serve continues to be safe if hygienically stored. Can I…

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Abdominal pain. Vaginal bleeding. Discharge of fluid or tissue from the vagina. Loss of the common early signs of pregnancy, such as nausea and breast tenderness. Can you…

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Women may get a negative test result on a urine or blood pregnancy test despite being pregnant. Although many factors can contribute to a false-negative pregnancy test, the…

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The safest course of action to protect your baby is to avoid deli meats until after pregnancy. If you plan to eat deli meats anyway, we highly suggest…

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During pregnancy, you must avoid retinoids, or vitamin A derivatives, such as Retin-A or Renova, as well as salicylates, including products containing salicylic acid (also known as beta-hydroxy…

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Your blood pressure is high if it is 140/90 mm Hg or higher. Some women with high blood pressure have headaches, vision changes, upper abdominal pain, or swelling…

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What does the FDA safety announcement mean? Prolonged (> 3 hours) or repeated use of general anesthetic and sedation drugs in pregnant women during their third trimester may…

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