Cough And Flu At 28 Weeks Gestation?
night, sorry to ask .. right now I am coughing and the flu is quite disturbing my hours of sleep and I want to ask whether the pressure in the stomach when coughing affects fetal development? because when I cough my stomach hurts and like there is pressure … please help answer. thank you
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The existence of complaints of cough during pregnancy is a condition of health problems that can interfere with your comfort during pregnancy, either related to your stamina, your productivity, or can interfere with your sleep comfort. If your sleep is disturbed, your body's health will reach its recovery period and your body will feel weak or your appetite will decrease. So restoring complaints of coughing to get well soon is an important step to maintain stamina during pregnancy and continue to live a more comfortable pregnancy.
Even if you experience cough complaints during pregnancy, this does not affect the growth and development of your fetus in the womb and cough complaints do not cause interference with your pregnancy. Except coughing caused by certain respiratory tract infections, such as tuberculosis or pneumonia infection or lung infection. So, it is necessary to ensure that the cause of the coughing complaint you feel is in consultation with your family doctor or obstetrician.
The doctor will conduct a direct examination and plan the necessary investigations, such as a blood test or sputum examination if needed. Thus, the doctor can ascertain the cause of the cough, whether the cough is caused by a risky condition or not (strep throat or allergies); examination results obtained can be a reference for cough complaints handling and treatment during this pregnancy.
To help you recover your health, you should consider a number of things below, such as avoiding greasy foods, avoiding instant foods, avoiding physical fatigue and fulfilling the need for healthy food and water during the treatment and recovery period. If your body is tired, you should take time off or rest when you work.
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