The same reader who asked if obstetrical ultrasound caused babies to be left-handed also wanted to know if fever during early pregnancy could hurt her baby. As is so much in this business, the ...
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Early in pregnancy, a low fever is probably not a problem, but a high fever (over 103 degrees) can be lethal for the baby. The physiologic processes in early fetal development, such as protein ...
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I am 28 weeks pregnant and unfortunately contracted an influenza virus. I have all the common symptoms, such as running nose, sore throat, etc. How does a fever affect my unborn baby?
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I often am asked what can be taken to alleviate the symptoms of a cold or flu during pregnancy, and I have to remember to ask about fever. Because while you might think it is always better to avoid ...
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Depends on how high the fever is. Try to relax, rest and take some tylenol. If it continues or is high, I would consult with your doctor.
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Having a fever during pregnancy, particularly in the first trimester, can cause problems for a developing baby – but researchers do not yet know whether having a fever during early pregnancy may ...
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Question I am 14 weeks pregnant with my 3rd baby. My family has recently been plagued with a nasty virus that has caused some major high fevers. I thought had escaped the awful thing but I just ...
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If you are suffering a fever during pregnancy it is extremely important to contact your doctor immediately. Most fevers woman suffer from during pregnancy aren't usually anything to be concerned ...
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Q & A with Ruth Tuomala, M.D., an obstetrician-gynecologist who specializes in infectious diseases at Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Mass. Say you’re pregnant and have a kid at home, and his ...
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Is the new swine flu (H1N1) especially dangerous for pregnant women? How can I avoid catching swine flu? What symptoms should I watch for? Emergency warning signs What should I do if I feel like I'm ...
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