DEHYDRATION IN PREGNANCY

Apr 5, 2017,

Dehydration is harmful reduction in the amount of water in the body.

Do you feel internal heat?

Have you noticed Darkyellow coloured urine?

Do you feel sleepiness or Dizziness?

Should you be concerned about dehydration during pregnancy?The answer is YES!

Dehydration is the result of your body losing water faster that you have taking it in.

 

Dehydration kills!it leads to serious consequences in pregnancy.

 

Do you know,dehydration could lead to the following?

-Birth defects

-Low amniotic fluid.

-Inadequate breastmilk production.

-Premature labour.

-Stillbirth

 

Nausea and vomiting of pregnancy commonly known as morning sickness occur in about 80% of all pregnant women.

Severe nausea and vomitting has become the 3rd leading cause of hospitalization during pregnancy due to dehydration.

Dehydration  in pregnancy are more common in :

-1st Pregnancies

-Multiple pregnancies.

-Younger women.

-Obese women.

 

Its important to stay hydrated in pregnancy!

 

Do you throw up excessively?

Are you experiencing Diarrhea?

Talk to a doctor now!You need to know more to stay hydrated in pregnancy.CLICK HERE.

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