13 May 2019 | 4 min Read
Dr Nikhil Datar
Author | 6 Articles
I’m Dr. Nikhil Datar and I’m senior Gynecologist (MD, DNB, FCPS, FICOG, DGO, DHA, LLB). Today I’m here to answer questions on Everything About Pregnancy Health.
There’s still time for due date by which the baby should turn and fix position with head downwards.
Both kidneys should be measured properly. Detailed investigation by doctor immediately is required.
It is problematic but once you make it through the first trimester you don’t have cause for worry. Check blood pressure, sugar and weight gain.
Fruits are rich with antioxidants and fiber which are good. If you have sugar issues avoid mango and banana. Avoid juices and consume fruits whole or cut.
If the BMI of mother is up to standards then standard practices may be ignored.
Yes. As long as you aren’t physically exerting yourself too much.
Past history knowledge is important. Share it with your doctor and remain stress free.
There’s a threat of abortion. Immediate medical attention is must.
High blood pressure is very dangerous. It is called as PIH (pregnancy induced high bp). Take prescribed medicines and monitor yo diet and lifestyle strictly. Keep track of kidney and placenta functions. In emergency mother has to be under observation.
Take multiple small meals frequently. Avoid outside food. If you’re eating from outside prefer cooked warm food and avoid raw food.
Consult a doctor to find the cause and treat it. It won’t have any effect on the baby.
Follow your usual routine. There’s a common misconception that 8th month is a dangerous time. Exercise lightly and take walks. Follow proper diet.
Choroid plexus may dissolve with time if it’s isolated. Low lying placenta is not an issue as it shifts up in later stages.
Yes. Monitor your health and follow your doctor’s advice.
Consult your doctor. A scan may be required to check if foetus is in uterus or fallopian tube.
As your body is changing rapidly during pregnancy, these are quite normal.
There’s about a 15% chance in general of miscarriage. If there’s a past history of miscarriage then take folic acid tablets before conceiving and also during pregnancy.
Baby’s movement can be felt starting from 22-24 weeks. In the beginning you’ll feel it as a slight vibration.
It could be due to skin allergy or high blood pressure. Another possible cause is high liver enzymes. Consult your doctor for treatment.
Reason for c-section the first time may be a deciding factor. If health of mother and baby is normal then vaginal delivery is possible.
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