Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
147 Doctors are Online

Safety measures during pregnancy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
User rating for this question
Very Good Posted in: Pregnancy
Answered by

General & Family Physician
Practicing since : 2005
Answered : 2408 Questions
Doctor :   Hello.
User :   hi.I am 30years old, 11 weeks pregnant with my first. I lived 22 years of my life in ... before reloctaing abroad and have returned thrice back home eversince. Now am planning a trip back when I will be 6months pregnant. Should i be very concerned about malaria, yellow fever etc or is my immunity against such still fine?
Doctor :   Let me read your query.
Doctor :   You should be concerned about malaria.
Doctor :   As there in not immunity for the.
Doctor :   malaria.
User :   so you would advise not to go then?
Doctor :   You can go be careful of these infections.
User :   or can i go and take ointments, use sleeping nets, what else?
Doctor :   Yes, You can use those for protection.
Doctor :   You have to just follow universal precaution.
Doctor :   Are you there?
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor