When you’re pregnant, food cravings can hit pretty hard. But you should know that there are certain foods and drinks that pregnant women shouldn’t consume. Many types of food you currently enjoy may make you sick or harm a developing baby.
Overall, it’s best to err on the side of caution with what you’re eating while pregnant. Many foods contain potentially harmful bacteria, or preservatives that are much more potent to your developing baby than they are to you. In this article, we’ll go over what foods to avoid when pregnant and why you should skip them for the next 9 months.
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You have probably heard of food cravings during pregnancy, when pregnant women start to crave foods they’ve never wanted before. But many pregnant women also experience an aversion to certain foods; sometimes to foods they used to love!
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Breast exams help you and your doctor check on your breast health. Breast exams, such as mammograms and cancer screenings can help you find breast cancer in its earliest and most treatable stages. You can do this by getting regular screenings and performing breast self-examinations.
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Many women who go through menopause experience adverse symptoms. Sometimes, they can become overbearing and interfere with daily life. In those cases, it’s necessary to find relief for menopause symptoms.
One way you can seek relief is by contacting your primary care physician or gynecologist. Before you visit your provider, they’ll likely ask you some questions to provide you with the best care. Be prepared by keeping track of your symptoms, keeping a list of medications and supplements you take, and bringing a list of your own questions.
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Every woman reaches the menopausal state at some point in her life. It’s a transitionary time where she ends the cycle of fertility. There are also different stages of menopause, such as perimenopause and early menopause. In this article, we’ll go over the signs and symptoms to look for when going into menopause.
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Pregnancy can lead to many feelings: elation, excitement, and happiness. But it can also cause some uncomfortable feelings, one of the most well-known being morning sickness. There are many degrees of morning sickness ranging from mild to severe nausea. Despite it being difficult to avoid, don’t worry! It may take some time to figure out what works best, but there are morning sickness remedies that will work for you.
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