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Sleeping Sitting Up While Pregnant
Sitting with leg bent for 30 min and leg fell asleep. 37 weeks pregnant. Does that have anything to do with circulation to the baby?
If you're pregnant or planning to get pregnant, there are many things you can do to give your baby a healthy start: Regular prenatal visits along with laboratory testing, ultrasounds, prenatal vitamins and immunizations (like the flu shot and whopping cough booster). Now's the time to eat healthy, stay hydrated, and ...Read more
Some type of cyst noticed 9 years ago by my obgyn when pregnant w last son. Still there no pain but does cause leg to fall asleep if sitting. ugly.
29 weeks pregnant II get good sleep bt for the past twio days ifve had a headach and instantly fall asleep throughout the day..Eewhy?
Close followup: Headache during pregnancy can mean a subtile or significant increase in your blood preasure. This can bring along changes in your kidney function and make you at risk of seizures or stroke.Call your OB and see if this is a simple issue or one requiring special monitoring & meds. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am 6 weeks pregnant. &already have a 3 month old.is there any reason my heart should race when I fall asleep.i never sleep much,it's affecting daily?
Discuss w/ OBGYN: There can be so many reasons - some are simple, some may be less. Have your Dr examine you and follow through with Tx plan. I expect you are very tired and that's part of why this is so important. Your baby, the fetus, those who love you and you especially need as much energy and well being as you can have! Best wishes. Make an appointment ASAP. ...Read more
I'm 17 weeks pregnant with triplets and go to sleep on my sides but often times wake up on my back and my arms are asleep. Is it affecting the babies?
I'm 17 weeks pregnant. It's 3am, been in bed for 7hrs, but cannot fall asleep because of an extremely sore throat. What can I do at home at this hour to get some sleep?
Sometimes when I try n fall asleep I wake up just before dozing off and I jump and gasp for air! it is very scary. What could this be. Im 31w pregnant?
Half Asleep Startle: When we are half asleep, we are more likely to startle. Drs call it a "hypnogogic state." that may happen more easily if we have some discomfort that awakes us. In pregnancy you are likely to have such discomfort. Tell your OB dr in case there are important details not mentioned in this short communication. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My wife is pregnant and her fingers keep falling asleep. What is a good remedy to help her get sensation back?
I'm 8 weeks pregnant. I can't fall asleep till 3, 4, 5 am. Than wake up between 8am-12pm than try to fall back asleep. I get up at 3 pm everyday. Help!
Delayed sleep: You seem to be sleeping enough, but at the wrong time. You need to restrict your sleep, so you can sleep at night. Try not to sleep after 12 noon, use any tool you can to stay awake, then try to sleep closer to midnight. It is very hard to sleep after 2 am. If you snore, you need to be checked for sleep apnea. ...Read more
I'm 7 1/2 months pregnant. I'm tired but can't seem to fall asleep and I don't feel sleepy. Is this normal ?
Insomnia: Insomnia is a common complaint in pregnancy. Here are some tips: Avoid caffeine especially in the afternoon. Increase your daily exercise to help increase tiredness. Walk, walk, walk. Avoid all napping. Wake up extra early. Avoid sleeping late to "catch up." Read a book at night. Avoid evening electronics such as the iPad. ...Read more
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