The recommended daily allowance during pregnancy is 1500 mg daily. Calcium supplements with Vitamin D are preferred.
Use Anusol HC cream or Tucks medicated pads to relieve hemorrhoidal discomfort. Increase the fluids and fiber in your diet to decrease constipation.
Monistat or Miconazole 7 day cream is preferred.
Yes, it is common to have palpitations. Notify your physician if you have fainting spells.
Yes, hormones cause the ligaments and the cartilage in the joint to soften and move during the pregnancy.
There is no evidence that sex causes miscarriage or premature labor in low-risk pregnancies. You may be sexually active until labor starts unless your physician instructs you otherwise. If your pregnancy is complicated, discuss this with your doctor. Lubricants such … Continue reading
No, but if you have any difficulty breathing, you should return to a lower elevation.
Yes. There are several antibiotics that are safe in pregnancy. Consult your OB provider if you are concerned about a medicine you have been prescribed by another physician. The only antibiotic that you should absolutely not take in pregnancy is … Continue reading
A warm bath is safe, but the water temperature should not exceed 100 degrees.