Why Is It Important Not To Lie On Your Back While Pregnant

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jess - July 7

what are the consequences of liying on your back while pregnant

 

Meredith - July 7

Lying on your back compresses a major vein(I believe the inferior vena cava) which helps supply blood flow to the baby. Laying on your back for quite some time will deprive the baby of blood and oxygen.

 

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