High Quality IVF CLINIC in Istanbul and Ankara
info@ivfsupportturkey.com
Open Hours
Mon — Sat: 8 am — 5 pm, Sunday: Closed

SEX DURING PREGNANCY

SEX DURING PREGNANCY

Posted by: IVF SUPPORT TURKEY
Category: News, Pregnancy
pregnancy sexuality

Sex During Pregnancy

Common Questions about Pregnancy and Sexuality

Sex during pregnancy “How to have sex during pregnancy” is the number one question commonly asked by couples. Orgasm during sex can increase endorphins naturally. In pregnant women this may lead increased blood flow in babies. During pregnancy having a healthy amniotic fluid and cervix means that sexual activity doesn’t hurt your baby. If you still have concerns, your doctor or midwife will give you clear guidelines about pregnancy and sexuality.

Is it Safe to Have Sex During Pregnancy?

Pregnant women and their spouses often wonder whether it’s safe to have sexual intercourse during pregnancy. Will it harm the baby? Will it cause miscarriage? Will it result in preterm birth? These concerns will always be on women’s mind. Recent scientific studies show that couples should not need to concern about sexual relationship during pregnancy. There is no evidence that having sexual activity in the first weeks of pregnancy cause miscarriage and later in pregnancy having sex can result in preterm delivery. It should be also considered that pregnant women can have less physical activity starting from 35th week of pregnancy. In addition to this, they should be extremely careful in the last weeks of pregnancy. Therefore it is time to give a break to have sexual activity.

Sex During Pregnancy

Recent scientific studies show that couples should not need to concern about sexual relationship during pregnancy.

Sex During Pregnancy

Recent scientific studies show that couples should not need to concern about sexual relationship during pregnancy.

Which Positions are Safe during Pregnancy?

When we talk about having sex during pregnancy the first thing that comes to mind is safe positions. The answer lies in couple’s choices which is comfortable for both. It gets harder as women’s belly get bigger. In general, couples choose to have sex in following positions:

Man and woman each lie on side and create a V-shape. As you face your partner, you can use a pillow to support your back. This position is the perfect position for keeping weight off your belly.

In missionary position you will use a pillow under you as you lay down. And make sure your partner supports himself to keep weight off his belly.

Author: IVF SUPPORT TURKEY