How should pregnant women sleep?

Answer Lying on your side with your tummy supported with a pillow is best. Stomach sleeping is usually impossible anyway, and lying flat on your back for an extended period of time risks compressing impor... Read More »

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Is it harder for obese pregnant women to feel fetal movement more so than pregnant women who are pregnant and are not overweight?

it is not harder to feel the movement it just is not as harsh on your ribs and back because there is more "wiggle room" for the baby. however, it will be harder to see the movement from the outside.

Why should pregnant women get massages?

It relaxes you and the baby and keeps the heart rate at a normal pace nice and steady. It also of course relaxes the mussles and it is not good to stress when you are pregnant so it helps a lot but... Read More »

Should pregnant women eat egg rolls?

I'd eat them if I'd made them myself or trusted the freshness and food handling of the maker.

Should pregnant women use decongestants?

In studies of laboratory animals, some decongestants have had unwanted effects on fetuses. However, it is not known whether such effects also occur in people.