It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Pregnancy Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 03-17-2005, 05:02 AM   #1
Senior Member
(female)
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: New England
Posts: 153
USPS84 HB User
Answer to Questions about Dopplers

I purchased a BeBeSounds fetal doppler at Babies R Us, and I gotta say, for $20 it works AMAZINGLY. On the back of the pamphlet, it mentioned that the dopplers which Doctors use in the hospital produce an artificial heartbeat, where as this takes all the noises in the womb and just makes them VERY loud for you to hear. There is an adjustable volume control (I suggest you don't turn it up!), and two headphone jacks, so your boyfriend or husband (or loving Mother!) can listen with you. The coolest thing, when the baby kicks, the monitor picks it up! You can hear everything from YOUR heartbeat, the baby's heartbeat, and the bloodflow (whooshing noise) in the placenta. I wouldn't recommend you get this if you're under 20 weeks, since it takes me around 10 minutes to pick up a good reading of the baby's heart. They say it works best if you're in your third trimester.

Just thought I would review this for you girls, in case renting one online is not an option for you.

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
What do you say to someone when they ask you a question you don't want to answer? drumstix21 Sexual Health - Teens 6 08-14-2007 05:56 AM
autistic son can't answer questions Dolceaura Autism Spectrum 14 02-01-2007 06:09 PM
A couple questions mum2three Pregnancy 9 06-21-2006 06:48 AM
Needs Tips On Getting My 3 1/2 Yr Old To Answer Yes/no Questions Please! reid'smommy Autism Spectrum 7 01-02-2006 09:04 PM
Everyone's experience with fetal dopplers myloathe Pregnancy 13 11-14-2005 12:45 PM




Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Sign Up Today!

Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

I want my free account

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 09:55 PM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.com™
Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.com™ All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!