Category: Pregnancy


Readers ask: How Many Mg Of Benadryl Is Safe During Pregnancy?

Can I take 50mg of Benadryl while pregnant? Benadryl is considered to be safe during pregnancy. Doctors and nurses recommend this OTC medication to help relieve allergy symptoms, even while you’re pregnant. Recent studies have found Benadryl to be safe. However, always remember that no medicine — prescription or OTCRead More

Readers ask: What Your Nipples Look Like In Early Pregnancy?

How can you tell by your nipples if your pregnant? One of the first changes you may notice is the circle of skin round your nipples (areolas) getting darker. This can happen from about halfway through your first trimester (Bharj and Daniels 2017). You may also find that the bumpsRead More

Often asked: When To Announce Pregnancy At Work?

How long can I wait to tell my boss I’m pregnant? Legally, you need to tell your employer that you’re pregnant at least 15 weeks before your due date; this is known as your ‘notification week’. However, it’s likely you’ll want to tell them before this, in part because it’sRead More

Often asked: How Long Do Hemorrhoids Last After Pregnancy?

How do you treat postpartum hemorrhoids? Home Treatments for Hemorrhoids Apply ice. Ask your doctor about over-the-counter treatments. Clean the area gently, but thoroughly. Lie down as much as you can. Take Tylenol (acetaminophen) or Motrin (ibuprofen). Try a sitz bath. Use unscented and dye-free hygiene products. Add fiber toRead More

Question: When Does Nausea Start During Pregnancy?

How early can nausea start in pregnancy? Morning (and noon and night) sickness: Despite the name, this pregnancy symptom can happen at any time of the day or night. Nausea can happen as early as two weeks into a pregnancy or it can start a few months after conception. CanRead More