Items Tagged ‘Ask the Doctor’

Ask the Doctors - Is morning sickness linked to a successful pregnancy?

May 23, 2018

Ask the Doctors – Is morning sickness linked to a successful pregnancy?

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Dear Doctor: I just entered my second trimester without any nausea at all. Considering a recent study linking morning sickness to a successful pregnancy, should I be worried? Nausea occurs in up to 80 percent of pregnancies. The cause appears to be related to a rapid increase of the pregnancy hormone beta hCG (BHCG) as […]

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Tags: Ask the Doctor, Dr. Robert Ashley, miscarriage risk, morning sickness, nausea, pregnancy


Ask the Doctors - Should I worry if my baby rolls over while sleeping?

April 6, 2018

Ask the Doctors – Should I worry if my baby rolls over while sleeping?

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Dear Doctors: We have always been careful to put our son to sleep on his back to prevent SIDS, but he has recently started turning over by himself and we find him on his stomach. Should we prevent this? You’re right – placing infants on their backs to sleep greatly reduces the rate of sudden […]

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Tags: Ask the Doctor, Dr. Eve Glazier, Dr.Elizabeth Ko, healthy babies, healthy sleep habits in babies, SIDS, sudden infant death syndrome