Can you drink coffee while pregnant?

Can I drink caffeine while being pregnant? I get this question all the time as a pregnancy doctor because every woman I know is looking for a little pep in their step in the mornings, but how much caffeine is too much? Find out what is the acceptable amount of coffee you can have per day while pregnant, what are the risks to your baby when consuming too much caffeine, and ways to reduce your caffeine cravings.
Can you drink coffee while pregnant?
July 05, 2022 by Dr. Jacqueline Darna

How does the pregnant uterus change?

Your pregnant uterus will grow to about 25x it's normal size during pregnancy. As a pregnancy doctor, my pregnant patients always ask, how will my uterus change? What type of uterus do I have? Can problems in pregnancy be a result of the health of my uterus? I will get into the answers to all your uterus questions!
How does the pregnant uterus change
June 25, 2022 by Dr. Jacqueline Darna

What is a Lotus Birth?

What is a Lotus Birth? It's part of the "Keep the Cord Campaign!" As a doctor, I will tell you all about this natural birthing method. Lotus birth has to do with the period of time the baby is attached to the placenta after birth, but what are the benefits of a half lotus birth? Any risks of a lotus birth? Learn more about why you should keep the placenta attached. 

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June 25, 2022 by Dr. Jacqueline Darna

WHO pregnancy guidelines

World Health Organization (WHO) helps define the WHO criteria for a healthier pregnancy specifically for gestational diabetes, breastfeeding, and even the WHO criteria for metabolic syndrome. Our doctor will teach you the science behind why WHO recommends a certain number of prenatal visits, pregnancy screening tests and immunizations, pregnancy nutrition guidelines especially for those who have gestational diabetes, and even when it’s safe to start trying for baby #2.

WHO guidelines for antenatal care

April 15, 2022 by Dr. Jacqueline Darna

Why Constipation During Pregnancy

Do you feel all stopped up during this pregnancy? Learn why constipation is a staple during pregnancy, after a c-section, and natural laxatives that are safe during pregnancy to help you go poop by your favorite outrageous pregnancy doctor, Dr.Jacqueline! 

What is a Chemical Pregnancy?

 This podcast is perfect for all women who are pregnant or thinking about getting pregnant and want answers for the best information about pregnancy that there is to date.   Think of Pregnancy Pukeology Podcast as your answer to all things pregnant as told to you by your best friend who happens to be a doctor.  And our podcast wouldn’t be complete without a few pregnancy puke stories that will give you the comical relief you need with tips to stop the up-chuckle. 

What is a chemical pregnancy? Pregnant? When do I get chemical pregnancy? Chances of Chemical Pregnancy?

Lightheadedness During Pregnancy and Solutions

The majority of pregnant women describe dizziness as feeling off-balance and lightheadedness as feeling as if you might faint. Although dizziness is not usually serious, it could be a warning sign to be more careful. It is important to monitor and take note of any lightheadedness or of the sort during your pregnancy journey. 

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When Is The Best Time To Get Pregnant?

Hey google, when is the best time for me to get pregnant? And if I haven’t gotten pregnant yet, how long does it take? As a pregnancy doctor these are the two questions that I get most frequently about fertility. Get real medical answers to when are you the most fertile plus the fertility diet handbook including fertility foods that increase fertility in females, vitamins to increase sperm volume, and even sperm count increase foods.  

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When Does An Embryo Become A Fetus?

Take a journey thru your baby’s life from conception all the way thru birth. Pregnancy is a miracle of the body and as a doctor I can’t wait to explain every week in gestation and what organs are forming. From when does an embryo become a fetus to at what age will my baby be viable.  

February 12, 2022 by Dr. Jacqueline Darna

When Can You Hear Baby Heart Rate

When can you hear the babies heartrate? Listening to your baby’s heartbeat for the first time is a moment no mother can forget, and you’re probably wondering when can you heart the baby heartbeat? Or what is the normal fetal heart rate based on gestational age? Let me, your favorite pregnancy doctor, tell you all about it.

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February 04, 2022 by Dr. Jacqueline Darna