Just about every belly button pops at some point during pregnancy. Like so many other pregnancy symptoms, a popped-out belly button is harmless. Why hasn’t my belly button…

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For nearly all pregnancy pillows, you’ll want to use a gentle cycle with cold to warm water. … After washing, rinse the pillow thoroughly with cold water. You…

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Because gravity plays a big role in swelling, elevate your feet at least three to four times a day. When lying on a sofa or in bed, prop…

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Can you do slim fast while pregnant? SlimFast is generally considered safe for pregnant women as a dietary supplement or snack, but should not be used to lose…

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What is the home remedy for urine infection during pregnancy? Drinking unsweetened cranberry juice is one of the most well-known natural remedies for urinary tract infections. How do…

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Even though women are discouraged to lift while pregnant, that cannot always be avoided. A great example of this is when a pregnant woman is a mom to…

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TT vaccination also helps to prevent premature birth or delivery. The American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists recommends use of tetanus immune globulin, as there is no evidence…

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Usually Gaviscon is safe to take during pregnancy and while breastfeeding. If you’re pregnant, it’s best to try to treat indigestion without taking a medicine. Which Gaviscon is…

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How much bleeding is normal during early pregnancy? Vaginal bleeding or spotting during the first trimester of pregnancy is relatively common. Some amount of light bleeding or spotting…

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Fortunately, growing research suggests that losing some weight during pregnancy might be possible — and even beneficial — for some women who are extremely overweight or obese (have…

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