Top
10
Doctor insights on: Different Sex Positions During Pregnancy

Share
1

1
Which sex positions are safe during pregnancy?

Sideways from rear: Is safest. Male lying under partner with female on top either facing each other or female's back toward partner are both also safe positions. Male sitting underneath on a chair with female either facing him, or both facing forward works for some couples. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
Dr. Payam Mehranpour
4 doctors shared insights

Pregnancy (Definition)

When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more


2

2
Does having sex during pregnancy hurt the baby? As in the motion and positions?

Does having sex during pregnancy hurt the baby? As in the motion and positions?

Usually not: It is usually not a problem for most couples to remain sexually active throughout pregnancy. Late in pregnancy, comfort may become an issue, and some positions may be more comfortable than others. Some women with complications, such as placenta previa or preterm labor, should not have intercourse during pregnancy. ...Read more

3

3
Is sex safe during pregnancy?

Is sex safe during pregnancy?

Pregnancy and sex: To my understanding, yes however however you should have an advice from your obstetrician, providing providing you have an uncomplicated pregnancy ...Read more

4

4
Why does sex feel different in pregnancy?

Why does sex feel different in pregnancy?

Body changes: There are 2 main reasons sex feels different during pregnancy. With pregnancy, there is engorgement of the vaginal tissues which can cause a chafing feeling during and after sex. Part of orgasm is uterine contraction. With increasing size of the uterus, orgasm can cause a pressure feeling or cramp feeling that can last for up to half and hour after sex. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
5

5
During early pregnancy, is sex good or bad to do?

Usually good: Sex during pregnancy is fine under most circumstances. Contraindications would be if there is bleeding, or a threat of serious bleeding, preterm labor or sometimes threatened preterm labor, when bedrest is prescribed, or after your water breaks. Many women find their sex drive heightened in the second trimester due to increased pelvic blood flow and congestion. ...Read more

6

6
What can I do if sex makes me sick during pregnancy?

What can I do if sex makes me sick during pregnancy?

Take a break: Sometimes during pregnancy sex just doesn't feel good. Don't feel pressured to do everything you did before. Fatigue, nausea, hormones can all affect how we feel about sex. And during pregnancy, your body is changing so much, it is hard to keep up. Try new positions or timing. But if sex makes you feel poorly, take a break for a while. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
7

7
Is it normal for sex to make me sick during pregnancy?

Is it normal for sex to make me sick during pregnancy?

No. It depends....: ...What you mean by "sick." check with your obstetrician. Perhaps diet or change of position might help. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
8

8
Completely limp during protected sex, chance of pregnancy?

Completely limp during protected sex, chance of pregnancy?

Well if he : Ejaculated at some point before or after being limp ; then a limp penis remained in the vagina with a condom - this could allow for leakage of ejaculate or pre-ejaculate. If your protection is an oral contraceptive which you have taken consistently for at least a month - then the chance of pregnancy is really very low. ...Read more

9

9
What are the things to avoid during pregnancy besides sex?

What are the things to avoid during pregnancy besides sex?

Alcohol, tobacco, &: Fish with high mercury levels such as swordfish, tuna, tilefish, mackerel, bluefish, shark, grouper in fact those highup on food chain who have eaten other fish and retained their mercury.( shrimp, scallops, clams + salmon are safe) xs liver consuption may be bad from vitamin a toxicity as well as xs tofu (fine in moderate amounts) may have a slight feminizing effect on baby boys' genitalia. ...Read more

10

10
Is it normal for sex to make me feel sick during pregnancy?

Is it normal for sex to make me feel sick during pregnancy?

Listen to your body: Although it is safe to have sex until the last few weeks of your pregnancy, you should let how you feel guide your actions. It is normal for some things you used to enjoy (i.e., foods, smells, or activities) make you feel nauseous or sick. Just pay attention to your body and your mind, and see a doctor if you find yourself feeling down or unable to enjoy any of the things you did pre-pregnancy. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer

Young Health (Definition)

Young Health ...Read more


Old Health (Definition)

Old Health ...Read more