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Hi, More than likely there has been no harm done to you or the baby. Please visit another pharmacy for suitable medication for Thrush in pregnancy...

Answered: 22 Mar 2009
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Hi Candice, Your baby is not in any pain. It is important to be aware that the kidneys are enlarged so when the baby is born he will need more tes...

Answered: 22 Mar 2009
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Hi Rebecca, It can be very uncomfortable in late pregnancy, especially with other children to care for and being a bit older. Try to hang in there...

Answered: 22 Mar 2009
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Hi, Unfortunately this can happen sometimes. It is a matter of finding something that works for you. It may be snacking on small amounts of bland ...

Answered: 22 Mar 2009
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Hi, Everything should be fine for you to start to try for your next baby. Check that your iron levels were good after your first birth. Good luck!...

Answered: 22 Mar 2009
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Hi Mitsy, These feelings are very normal and to be expected. Try to have an open attitude to the birth and what happens will happen. Remember that...

Answered: 22 Mar 2009
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Hi There GM, Firstly, congratulations, its all very exciting and you are getting close now. Very good questions. To be honest, I rushed out an...

Answered: 22 Mar 2009
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Hi, Sometimes when the baby’s head engages you may feel a bit lighter in the tummy as the weight of the baby has shifted into your pelvis. M...

Answered: 15 Mar 2009
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Hi Rachel, Any bleeding in pregnancy is regarded as abnormal. You need to visit your GP for a check up as you may need a scan. Best wishes, ...

Answered: 15 Mar 2009
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Hi Alicia, If there is a risk that your baby may have congenital problems then you need to decide if you are going to have further tests to confir...

Answered: 15 Mar 2009
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Hi, It is normal to have an increase in vaginal discharge during pregnancy. IF there is any discomfort or the discharge is green you may need to h...

Answered: 15 Mar 2009
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Hi, It is great that you have had the bleeding checked and it seems that a clot has formed behind where the baby has implanted. This may cause ble...

Answered: 15 Mar 2009
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Hi, It sounds like you have hemorrhoids. This is quite common during pregnancy. They can be treated with medication available at your pharmacy. Yo...

Answered: 15 Mar 2009
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Hi, If there were no complications from your recent surgery then it is fine to try when you are ready. It may be worthwhile waiting for one period...

Answered: 15 Mar 2009
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Hi, If your health care professionals are aware of your history of bleeding, you will have lots of close checking to ensure that you do not bleed ...

Answered: 15 Mar 2009
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Hi Siobhan, This is quite common in pregnancy and nothing to worry about. If you try to express both nipples you will find that there is colostrum...

Answered: 15 Mar 2009
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Hi, If you are getting painful regular cramps you need to have a check up. If it is irregular then it tends to be more pre labour type cramps that...

Answered: 15 Mar 2009
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Hi, With your first baby you tend to start to feel slight movements from around 20 weeks. These start as little flutters and then become more defi...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Hi, You can sleep in any position that you feel comfortable. It will not harm the baby. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Hi, This could be related to some stretching of ligaments of your uterus that is being pulled when you sneeze. The cyst that you mention may be an...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Hi, You need to contact your local hospital or midwives clinic for a referral to a Social worker. They are able to sort lots of things out for you...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Hi Jess, You may need to go to your GP for a check up as I am not sure if you mean fluid or bruising. It is better that you have yourself checked....

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Hi, You are more likely to have twins if there is a family history of twins. If you are getting severe morning sickness and feeling very tired, th...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Hi, If you think that you may be leaking amniotic fluid you need to visit the hospital for a check up. Best wishes, Alex

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Hi Nikki, Try not to be too concerned and I know it is annoying but it will settle soon. You can try drinking hot water to settle your stomach. Ot...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Hi, It sounds like you are experiencing some pre labour tightenings. This can happen and it will all help once labour actually starts. Try to stay...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Hi Lisa, Bitter lemon contains a small amount of quinine. It is not advisable to consume quinine in large amounts during pregnancy. The amount in ...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Hi Shannon, You are still quite early in the pregnancy so the baby should have lots of time to turn. When the room starts to run out the baby shou...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Hi, You are at the same risk of miscarrying as you were with your previous pregnancy. Hopefully this pregnancy will continue and it is fine for yo...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009
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Hi Helen, When your blood sugar levels are tested your health care professionals will look at the general trend of your levels. If they remain hig...

Answered: 08 Mar 2009