A 34-year-old female asked:
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Pregnant."Nearly" fell but jus kind of bentover n caught myself in slow motion near my bath tub. No pain was really slowmotion. Can it still harm bub?

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Dr. Susan Arnoult
24 years experience in Family Medicine
Unlikely: That minor of a fall without severe blunt force to the abdomen will not harm the baby. Your balance is frequently off when you are pregnant as your center of gravity changes! Be aware and as careful as possible.
Answered on Apr 29, 2015
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