Why should pregnant women avoid soft cheeses?

Answer Mainly because of the risk of infection with Listeria monocytogenes, a food borne bacteria which can be quite dangerous, especially during pregnancy.

Top Q&A For: Why should pregnant women avoid soft cheeses

Why should pregnant women avoid aspirin?

Aspirin can cause bleeding problems in both the mother and the developing fetus. Aspirin can also cause the infant's weight to be too low at birth

What should pregnant women avoid?

There are a lot of things that are speculated for pregnant women to avoid. Some things are completely reasonable while other things no once can provide a good explanation for avoiding. But when it ... Read More »

Is it harder for obese pregnant women to feel fetal movement more so than pregnant women who are pregnant and are not overweight?

it is not harder to feel the movement it just is not as harsh on your ribs and back because there is more "wiggle room" for the baby. however, it will be harder to see the movement from the outside.

Women with Gestational Diabetes should avoid which food before 10 am?

Your doctor will order oral glucose tolerance test or fasting blood sugar test.