Can having a cold affect your baby when pregnant?

Answer No unless you are so sick it causes you to be hospitalized there is no effect on the baby. It would be a go idea to get a book that helps discuss these things. There is a fun one written by two mar... Read More »

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Can having a cold affect your unborn baby we are 17 and 19?

No, most normal colds cannot affect your baby, but, it is extremely important that the mother does not take any over the counter cold medicines before checking with the pharmacist (letting them kno... Read More »

Will having low iron while pregnant affect the baby?

You shouldn't let your iron levels decrease more than your normal level of iron -- in other words, consume the same amount of iron as you did when you weren't pregnant, or more. Iron is needed beca... Read More »

Is it safe to take cold and flu tablets while pregnant and if not how could it affect the baby?

AnswerYes and No. Certain types of medication are ok. Robitussin withOUT the DM is ok. Nothing with aspirin or ib profin. Tylenol is ok.

If your pregnant and still in school in the UK how long do you get off when having the baby?