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Why does lying on my left side, immediately and completely, relieve my pregnancy back?
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Dr. Miriam Sivkin
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: It does not
Back pain in pregnancy is not always completely relieved with left sided rest.
Left sided rest does help by decreasing pressure on your back.

In brief: It does not
Back pain in pregnancy is not always completely relieved with left sided rest.
Left sided rest does help by decreasing pressure on your back.
Dr. Miriam Sivkin
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