37 weeks pregnant mother

Question: Hi am 36th week pregnant can I knw wht to do for decreasing the afi

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Answer: Hi dear, there is no such way to decrease AFI but you can check your sugar level. Also, you need to cut off potatoes, rice, sugar, maida from your diet do that the AFI level may not get increased..
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