Pregnancy Health

For a healthy pregnancy, getting regular prenatal care is crucial. If you are healthy and do not have any risk factors, you have to go for prenatal visits every 4 weeks until the 28th week, and every 2 weeks until the 36th week, and once every week till you deliver. You have to undergo various prenatal tests to determine if the pregnancy is progressing without any complications.

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My belly button popped out after pregnancy. Why?

Query: Hello doctor, I am a mother of two children. After my delivery, my navel has popped out and it has remained so even now. Please suggest some ways to get back my usual naval shape.  Read Full »


Dr. Vidya

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. Sometimes, after childbirth, the rectum sheath and the muscles go weak and lead to a hernia. So, what you have may be an umbilical hernia. It will increase on coughing. It has to be checked by a surgeon. If it is a hernia, it can be treated surgically and the navel wi...  Read Full »

I am planning for a baby. Kindly guide me.

Query: Hello doctor,I am planning for a baby. I need suggestion on that like counseling. I have only acidity problem.  Read Full »


Dr. Vidya

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. Kindly let me know how we can help you. Do furnish your age and your spouse age and also married life. Do you and your partner have any medical illness and also any history of abortions before? For more information consult an obstetrician and gynaecologist online --...  Read Full »

Should I continue taking my regular thyroid medicines throughout pregnancy?

Query: Hello doctor,I am a 24 year old female. I am six weeks pregnant. I currently weigh 66 kg. I have thyroid problems and am taking Thyroxine 100 mg daily. My current report is normal. Should I continue 100 mg and what precautions should I take for a safe pregnancy weight?  Read Full »


Dr. Vidya

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. Thyroid levels tend to vary in pregnancy and hence needs to be checked every three months. If your thyroid level was checked soon after pregnancy you have to continue the same dose. And, after three months, you will have to check the levels again and your doctor will...  Read Full »

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