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Can I die if I sleep on my right side?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology
3 doctors agree

In brief: No

Dr. Garvey is right. This is a screwball, superstitious claim.

In brief: No

Dr. Garvey is right. This is a screwball, superstitious claim.
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Dr. Ed Friedlander
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Dr. Padmavati Garvey
Obstetrics & Gynecology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: No

This is an overblown recommendation in these pregnancy books.
Tilting the mother to the left enhances blood flow to the baby and is beneficial in women who have serious medical problems such as severe hypertension, lupus, twins or triplets. The average pregnant woman can sleep however she wants.

In brief: No

This is an overblown recommendation in these pregnancy books.
Tilting the mother to the left enhances blood flow to the baby and is beneficial in women who have serious medical problems such as severe hypertension, lupus, twins or triplets. The average pregnant woman can sleep however she wants.
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
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