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Question: Hello i am 17 week pregnant... I have severe headache... Does it affects pregnancy...?
Answer: Hello dear
Headache is quite common in pregnancy.
Headache during pregnancy tend to be related more often to poor posture and tension from carrying extra weight. Headaches during the pregnancy may also be caused by a condition called preeclampsia, which is high blood pressure during pregnancy
Remedies for headache :
1. Avoid headache triggers
2 .Include physical activity in your daily routine
3. .Manage stress.
4. Practice relaxation techniques.
5. Eat regularly
6. Follow a regular sleep schedule.
Question: how to relieve headache during pregnancy. I am having severe headache and it's my 5th month
Answer: Headache is one of the most common discomfort experienced during pregnancy. It may occur any time
most commonly during first and third trimesters due to your body experiences a surge of hormones and increase in blood volume. Other causes of headaches during pregnancy are lack of sleep, stress, eye
strain, depression, hunger, dehydration etc.
Practice good posture
Get plenty of rest and relaxation.
Spend few minutes lying in a dark,quiet room.
Put an ice pack or cold compress on the back of your neck for 20 minutes while you relax.
Drink plenty of fluids
Massaging your shoulders and neck is an effective way to relieve pain.
If you having sinus headaches:
Try steam inhalation to relieve congestion
Apply hot and cold compresses alternatively 30 seconds of each for a total of 10 minutes, 4-5 times a
You can also prevent headaches:
1.The low blood sugar that results from skipping meals can trigger a headache.so make sure that you eat
2.Some foods including chocolate,cheese, ice cream, processed meats, french beans, urad dal and other
gassy foods can trigger headaches.so avoid them.
3.In pregnancy if you are giving up coffee or tea or soda then go slow. Give up coffee or tea or soda day
by decreasing the quantity.
Exercise or some breathing exercises or taking prenatal yoga class or meditation or anything that will help
you in relax will prevent stress from headache.
Question: i have severe left leg pain..does one leg pain has anything to do with?reason for it
Answer: Yes dear this is sciatic nerv pain. The two sciatic nerves in your body run from the lower back to the feet. When an enlarged uterus puts pressure on the nerves, you can experience pain, numbness, or a tingling sensation in the legs, buttocks, hips, and thighs. Another possible cause of leg pain during the second trimester is round ligament pain.
Some natural ways for nerv pain safe during pregnancy pregnancy are as follows dear-:
1.) Garlic Milk
The anti-inflammatory activity of garlic is highly beneficial in reducing the inflammation and pain that accompany sciatica.
You Will Need 10 garlic cloves, 2 cups of milk, 1 cup of water, Honey (optional).
Add the milk, water, and crushed garlic cloves to a saucepan and bring it to a boil.Simmer for 5 minutes and then strain the milk.Allow it to cool a bit. Add a little honey.Drink a cup of garlic milk twice a day.
2.) Hot or Cold Compress
3.) Drink ginger tea at least thrice daily.The anti-inflammatory and analgesic nature of ginger, can help in reducing the inflammation and pain associated with sciatica.
Hope this helps.