Tag archives for: maternal care,

Pregnant women is sitting on a couch holding a cup of coffee

Fact vs. Fiction: Common Pregnancy Myths Debunked

Categories: Pregnancy

Ever heard the rumor that you can’t exercise while pregnant? Or how about that sex will hurt your unborn baby? If so, you’re not the only one: It turns out there are many myths about what women can and can’t do during pregnancy. We asked Dr. Patrick S. Ramsey, MD, director of maternal transport and outreach at University Health System/UT Health San Antonio, to separate fact from fiction in the common pregnancy myths below. Myth: You can’t travel when you’re expecting. Truth: Don’t put that babymoon on hold: According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG), low-risk expectant …Read More >

Tags: , , ,