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A 41-year-old member asked:

Are there exercises i can do to ensure an easy birth?

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Dr. Padmavati Garvey
A Verified Doctoranswered
31 years experience
Work your core: Strong abdominal muscles and the ability to take and hold deep breathes is key. Pregnancy yoga, pregnancy pilates, swimming are some suggestions.
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Dr. Christopher Ferguson
Orthopedic Surgery 20 years experience
Talk to your OB: Everyone is different. Exercises during pregnancy that are safe for one person may not be for others. You should discuss this with your obstetrician.
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