Questions to Ask Your Doctor About Pregnancy

Medically Reviewed by Traci C. Johnson, MD on August 09, 2021
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  1. When is my baby due?
  2. How is my due date determined?
  3. What are prenatal vitamins, and why do I need them?
  4. What prenatal vitamins do you recommend?
  5. How can I tell if the symptoms I'm having are normal?
  6. When should I call a doctor?
  7. How much weight should I gain?
  8. What remedies do you recommend to ease morning sickness?
  9. Can you give me a list of medications I can and cannot take?
  10. What do you recommend about exercise and specific foods I should eat?
  11. Are there any activities, medicines, or foods I should avoid while pregnant?
  12. Is it safe to have sex during my entire pregnancy?
  13. Given my family history, are there special genetic tests you think I should have?
  14. Am I at high risk for any problems during pregnancy?
  15. How often will I need to see you?
  16. Are there other specialists I will also need to see?