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Planning pregnancy

We are planning to have a baby by the end of next year. I want to know what should the parents do the prepare for the child. Health wise.
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Dr. Chethan R S
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Hi, its better both should undergo screening for sexually transmitted diseases before planning pregnancy. And in addition to that women should undergo pre conceptional counseling & screening tests...kindly contact ur gynecologist
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Dr. Rashmi T V
General Physician 2 yrs exp Bangalore
Hi , Couple ( specially women ) should undergo pre conceptional screening and counseling . Growth of the fetus/baby is highly influenced by health and well being of mother. Probable risks that a baby might encounter wil be explained to you in counselling.And also need for folic acid supplements wil be started accordingly.
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