Similar Questions with Answers
Question: Hi... I am 15 weeks pregnant now and am feeling feverish today... Will my fever affect the baby?
Answer: Hi dear,
Viral infections are quite normal during pregnancy. As the body's immune system dips to support the baby,mothers do catch cold quite often .try to stay warm.keep sipping warm water through out the day. Steaming helps to clearing nasal congestion. Boil tulsi leaves,with crushed pepper,ajwain and grated ginger.keep sipping this for relief.eucalyptus oil inhaling could give relief too.take paracetamol during fever.it won't effect your baby,it is safe.
Question: I have itching problem if by mistakenly I scrub my belly will it affect my baby also ? will the itching problem will affect any part of my baby?
Answer: mild itching during pregnancy is normal in most cases. It's also common – about 20 percent of pregnant women have itchy skin. You may feel especially itching around your belly and breasts as your skin stretches to accommodate their increased size. Dry skin and hormonal changes may also contribute.
Do your best not to scratch because it can irritate your skin further and increase the risk of skin infection.
you can simply apply coconut oil it is very good for skin.
if you have itching to much and cant bear put a cloth on tummy and gently rub your hands over the cloth. do not scratch with nails.
apply fragrance-free lotion or cream after take bath. Keep lotion in the fridge so that moisturizing your skin also feels cooling.
Question: I am suffering from itching problem,32 weeks pregnant.
Will it affect my baby?
Answer: Hello dear. The pregnancy hormones affect the liver's ability to transport certain chemicals, such as bile.
Few of the remedies are:
Take lukewarm showers and baths. Hot water can dry out your skin and make the itching worse.
Stay cool. Avoid going out in the heat of the day because heat can make itching worse.
Wear comfy clothing.
Apply medicines before moisturizing.