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01 Mar 2004

Sleeping whilst pregnant
Hi Doc and other
I am now close to 27 weeks pregnant.
Over the weekend I could feel the baby lying more to my right side of my tummy. When I turn to sleep on my left side, it feels like the baby is shifting to my left as well, but it really hurts - like everything is pulling down to the left side - so bad that I rather turn back to my right side or back.

Is this normal???
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GynaeDoc
gynaedoc

01 Jan 0001

It sounds like pressure on a sensitive part in certain positions. Try sleeping on your right side only.

Best wishes
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