Sick During Pregnancy?

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Registered: 07-05-2005
Sick During Pregnancy?
Tue, 01-21-2014 - 7:15am

Your go-to cold remedy before pregnancy? Nonstop cold meds andProject Runway. While reality TV can still help, you do have to be careful what you take now that you're pregnant -- though there are still plenty of smart strategies you can try to get relief from cold symptoms, as well as some medications that are safe to take during pregnancy. Good thing, too, because your immunity is down now that you're knocked up. Infections (the common cold is a viral infection) are likely to lay you lower and last longer. Here's how to safely ease your symptoms and feel better fast. 

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Have you been sick at all since you've been pregnant?  If so, how have you treated your symptoms?

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Wed, 01-22-2014 - 8:17am
I had a horrible cold a few weeks ago. I didn't take anything at all. Guess I should have looked into what options are safe. I just stuck with salt water rinse for my throat and a vaporizer to try and clear my nose.