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How will pregnancy and childbirth affect sleep quality?

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Dr. Wayne Ingram
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Before & After

During 2nd and 3rd trimesters of pregnancy the increasing abdominal girth affects the comfortable sleep positions, aside from the "kicking of the fetus" awakening the mother. After delivery, initially, babies know neither day nor night, and most moms won't either!

In brief: Before & After

During 2nd and 3rd trimesters of pregnancy the increasing abdominal girth affects the comfortable sleep positions, aside from the "kicking of the fetus" awakening the mother. After delivery, initially, babies know neither day nor night, and most moms won't either!
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