Archive for November, 2010

Expecting 411 in People Magazine

People Magazine interviewed Expecting 411 author and OB/GYN Dr Michele Hakakha about issues pregnant women face today. Is it okay if you drank 3 martinis before you knew you were pregnant? Is it safe to fly during pregnancy? Will you ever have sex again? Is there really a pregnancy book out there that won’t scare […]

Peanuts and pregnancy: risky or not?

A study published today in the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology revisits the age-old question of this generation: “Is it risky to eat peanuts during pregnancy?” In 2000, the recommendation was to avoid peanuts during pregnancy to reduce the risk of a child developing a lifelong peanut allergy. Then in 2008, medical groups changed […]