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Tips to follow during pregnancy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   Hello Doctor
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   I'm Dr.
User :   Hi
Doctor :   How can i help you?
User :   Last month, I have discussed few things about my new married life
Doctor :   Ok
User :   Some one has consult me good things
User :   Thanks for that
Doctor :   Ok
User :   that was great
Doctor :   Ok
User :   Now want to discuss few things about my wife health
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Please proceed
User :   Doctor, She is Pregnanet from last week
Doctor :   Ok
User :   On wednesday we know about that she is pregnanet
Doctor :   Ok
User :   just want to know, What point should be kept in mind during this eriod
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   I Shall help you
Doctor :   Take adequate nutrition
Doctor :   Take milk and spinach in her diet
User :   Nutrition Just like
Doctor :   Fresh fruits and vegetables
User :   ok
Doctor :   Avoid food that causes constipation like
Doctor :   fried food, fatty food, simple carbohydrates
User :   ok
User :   Doctor, From LAst few days, She is womiting Contniously........
User :   Is there anything problem on that ?
User :   or its a normal
Doctor :   Usually in pregnant female
Doctor :   there is increased nausea
Doctor :   Sometimes even vomiting
Doctor :   Its is called morning sickness
User :   ok
Doctor :   It is due to hormone changes in the body
User :   ok
User :   so its a normal process , no need to worry
Doctor :   Yes
User :   so how much time this process will continue?
User :   is there any periodic cycle ?
User :   or any fixed duration.
Doctor :   It is normally present until 12 to 14 weeks
User :   ok
Doctor :   After that till will disappear
User :   ok
User :   It means I need to take proper care for her
User :   in this period
Doctor :   YES
Doctor :   If there is severe vomiting which is causing discomfort to the mother then you need consult your gynecologist
User :   ok
Doctor :   Give lot of fluids to her, to prevent dehydration
User :   fluids what ?
Doctor :   Water or fruit juice
User :   ok
Doctor :   Give fresh fruit juices
User :   ok
Doctor :   Don't give her medications unless prescribed by the doctor
Doctor :   Is she vegetarian or non-vegetarian
User :   ok, She is vegetarian
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Did the doctor prescribe any nutrient supplements for her
Doctor :   ?
User :   No,... Just tell me one thing more, She encouage me to do sex with her........... Can we do this
Doctor :   In the first 3 months it is Ok
Doctor :   But be careful though
User :   ok
User :   it means when the pregnancy starts..... for the first three months we can do this.........
Doctor :   yes
User :   after that ignore that.........
Doctor :   yes
User :   or is there any time period for that
Doctor :   Too much pressure on abdomen may causes unwanted effects
User :   ok
Doctor :   any time period?
User :   means, after three months we can stop this.............upto the time of deleivery....... or
User :   later we can do this.
Doctor :   Yes
User :   ok
Doctor :   2 to 3 months after pregnancy
User :   ok
Doctor :   Actually if it is a high risk pregnancy previously it is good to stop at 18 to 22 weeks of pregnancy
Doctor :   If it is first time pregnancy you can continue till 7th month
User :   ok
Doctor :   Did you follow?
User :   Its first time pregnancy
Doctor :   It is more safe in second trimester
User :   so we can continue upto 7 month
Doctor :   Yes, try to change the position during sex
Doctor :   as it may be uncomfortable for the female because of protruding abdome
Doctor :   She should be on the top
User :   ok
User :   not clear
User :   plz explain it again
Doctor :   Which part you didn't get?
User :   the last one for changing position
Doctor :   Change position as it may be uncomfortable for the female because of protruding abdome
Doctor :   Did you follow what I said? Please get back to me in case of doubts.
User :   Yes
User :   Sure
User :   Thanks so much Doctor
User :   Nice talk with you
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