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05 Jul 2005

I have this pain in hips and lowerback, I am 24 weeks, what can it be, I can hardly stay in a position for long whether it is sitting, standing or laying down. It feels the same as when one have are stiff from exercise.
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01 Jan 0001

This is common in pregnancy. It is partly due to the extra weight you are carrying, and partly to stretching of ligaments. You can use Panado if you need to. Also wear flat shoes and try to maintain a good posture.

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