Is it okay to reach above your head when you are 37 weeks pregnant?

Answer answer You have obviously heard the old wives tale that the baby will become tangled in its cord. This is a load of nonsense, the baby in the uterus is totally isolated from the rest of your muscl... Read More »

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Is it okay to wear a body slimmer when you are few weeks pregnant?

Answer Up until about 12 weeks your body doesn't change much anyway so you should be fine. After about 16-17 weeks you will probably want to wear a specific maternity support.

Why are you not supposed to lift your hands above your head while pregnant?

Answer This is an old wives tale. You can lift your hands above your head.

If you're 38 weeks pregnant and your baby's head is engaged and you're 3 cm dilated and 90 percent effaced when will labour begin?

Answer Losing your mucus plug doesn't always mean anything. I lost mine 4 weeks ago. I am 3 centimeters, 90% effaced and still nothing at 39 weeks pregnant. It can mean that you COULD go into labor... Read More »

Could there be a risk for your baby if you had an x-ray for a broken finger when you were 6 weeks' pregnant and now you are 18 weeks and thinking of having an abortion?

AnswerGet an ultrasound done. Instead of an abortion try adoption. There are families everywhere looking for babies. It costs you no money. Sometimes it even covers any medical care you need done i... Read More »