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This is My First Pregnancy And I sleep Better On My Stomach What Is The Safe Way To Sleep For The Baby
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Left side is best for circulation to the baby . Either side is fine. Wouldn't recommend sleeping on your stomach or back. Use pillows to prop yourself up.
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Left side is best
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My left side hurts but I was told it is best. I sleep on both sides and even my stomach if it doesn't hurt. I'm 33 weeks
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I'm 9 weeks and like u I sleep on my stomach I've been trying to sleep on my side but having a hard time staying on either side I recommend getting a body pillow to help that's what I had to do
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Sleeping on your stomach is fine til it becomes uncomfortable. Sleeping on your back is fine til about 20 weeks. After that, sleeping on your sides is recommended.
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I sleep on my belly as well I'm 16 week as of Christmas. And my husband brought 2 big king size memory foam pillows I sleep on i love them it and they just as good to me better then the long body one
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