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What is the point of a pregnancy pillow?
Last Updated: 10th June, 2020
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Also asked, when should you start using a pregnancy pillow?
Typically, 20 weeks and up is where you'll feelthe most comfort using a pregnancy pillow, but youcan certainly start before if you feel the need.Around 20 weeks is when the womb starts to get biggerto accommodate for the growing baby.
how do you use a pregnancy pillow? To use a pregnancy pillow, try placing awedge-shaped, U-shaped, or full-length pillow under yourbelly while you lie on your side, which will help relieve your backmuscles. You can also wrap your arms and legs around a U-shaped orfull-length pillow to relieve tension in your knee and anklejoints.
Furthermore, does a pregnancy pillow really help?
Sleeping propped up can also help those whosuffer from heartburn, pregnant or not. Wedge shapedpillows are small and easily portable, as well. Bodypillow shape. Body pillows are the more popularpillows for those who actually aren'tpregnant, but like to use them to sleep morecomfortably.
What household chores to avoid during pregnancy?
Avoid these 8 household chores during pregnancy
- Using harsh chemicals. Products such as mosquito spray, ovencleaner and bleach all have noxious fumes.
- Lifting heavy loads. Try not to struggle with large shoppingbags and moving furniture around.
- Cleaning up after pets.
- Cleaning curtains and ceiling fans.
- Mopping and sweeping.
- Cleaning windows.
- Washing dishes.