Feta cheese that’s been made from pasteurized milk is likely safe to eat because the pasteurization process will kill any harmful bacteria. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA)…

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It’s highly unlikely that painting or being around paint fumes while you’re pregnant will harm your unborn baby, as the risk from most modern household paints is very…

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If you typically sleep on your back (supine), it’s safe to continue doing so through the first trimester. But as your uterus gets heavier around mid-pregnancy, it’s best…

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Organic and UHT milk are safe to drink during pregnancy, but you’ll need to make sure you increase your iodine intake in your diet. What does it mean…

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It is very uncommon for a baby to die in late pregnancy these days because women are healthier and good antenatal care is available. However, unfortunately some babies…

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Do you lose muscle mass while pregnant? Because of the increased hydration of lean tissue during pregnancy, and especially because added tissue includes little bone, which is dense,…

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Nutrient requirements in general go up during pregnancy and so it makes sense that our sodium needs also go up slightly. “Pregnancy cravings can often be a sign…

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Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. Is Category B safe during…

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Pregnancies affected by or exposed to Listeria can have an increased chance of infection in the uterus, preterm delivery (delivery before 37 weeks of pregnancy) and in the…

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If a molar pregnancy is not treated or does not miscarry completely it can progress and cause a range of serious conditions (known as gestational trophoblastic neoplasia), including:…

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