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Pregnant Black and Hispanic women five times more likely to be exposed to coronavirus

Black and Hispanic pregnant women in Philadelphia are five times as likely as white and Asian women to have been exposed to the novel coronavirus, according to a new study led by Scott Hensley, PhD, an associate professor of Microbiology in the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, and Karen Marie Puopolo,… Read More »

Can you use herbal tea while pregnant

As a general rule, choose teas that are made from fruits and herbs you would use in cooking. A beginner’s guide to optimal nutrition when pregnant. The best advice is to only drink 1 or 2 cups of herbal tea a day. They contain caffeine — a natural stimulant that should be limited during pregnancy.… Read More »

Can i take flu jab when pregnant

Does the flu jab give me a mild dose of the flu? It has been given to pregnant women for almost 60 years in the US. Why do social services want to check on me after I’ve had the baby? Please let us know how we can improve it. Influenza, commonly known as the flu,… Read More »

Can you take pain relief when pregnant

Painkillers of this strength are typically used for intense pain resulting from injuries, surgery, dental work or migraine headaches. You’re gaining weight, your center of gravity changes, and your hormones are relaxing the ligaments in the joints of your pelvis. If paracetamol is normally your go-to pain relief method then you’ll be happy to know… Read More »