Question: I am 32+ weeks pregnant and facing intense itching on hands and feet...what to do
Dear mild itching is common in pregnancy,it happen due to blood supply to body,but if you have severe itching it may due to obestic cholestatis,in this condition medical attention is needed immediately, if you can try these remedies it may help you..
If you have itching,it is better to have bath twice day,and apply moisturizer or baby lotion is advisable
Reduce the intake of salt
If you have salt content in your body,it may also cause itching,so reduce intake of salt
Wear loose clothes
During pregnancy , don't wear heavy or tight clothes,it may also trigger itching,so it is better to opt for skin friendly fabric like cotton, chiffon.
Drink more water
Staying yourself hydrated,will help you to flush out toxins,so that it may help to reduce itching
You can apply coconut oil before bath,and leave it for twenty minutes,and then wash,best remedy for itching
Homemade bath powder
To avoid itching,better to opt for herbal bath powder than chemical based soaps,will reduce itching
If symptoms presist for longer period consult doctor
Question: Hi i am 32 weeks pregnant. Sometimes i have itching on my stomach. What is the reason for this??
Answer: It is common in every pregnant coz the skin on the stomach has to expand for baby's size so it will cause some itching...
Question: Hi, is ragi good in pregnancy? What i can prepare from it and recipes would be great if anyone knows
Answer: Yes Ragi is very good in pregnancy.. U can make ragi kheer, Roti, Dhosa etc..