Best Sex Positions during Pregnancy
Women think of sex as taboo during pregnancy. Indeed, it is hard to picture an expectant mom as a sexual being. However, sex is an important part of a coupleˇ¦s life, and should not be feared or avoided even during pregnancy.
Several questions might be running in your head such as: Is it safe? Will it hurt the baby? Will it be uncomfortable? These are normal questions. Be informed that medical practitioners preach that pregnant women have nothing to worry about because sex during pregnancy is very safe. If you can take advantages of the Best Sex Positions during Pregnancy, t will not hurt you or the baby. In fact, it can be done until your water breaks. Some doctors even recommend it to their patients to help have an easy labor process. However, if you have pregnancy complications, it is better to abstain from sex. These include possible miscarriage, preeclampsia and placenta previa. But if you and your partner are healthy, no one will stop you from having sex.
For the first trimester, there is really no problem with having a normal intercourse. However, as your belly begins to swell you need to find a good position to avoid being awkward and uncomfortable. Now that you are pregnant, you need to remember that whatever you do, you have to ensure that you are taking the pressure off your abdomen. Here are the Best Sex Positions during Pregnancy:
- Woman on Top
While your partner lies down on the bed, you can straddle him and control the depth and frequency of the thrusting.
You and your partner lie on your sides, one facing the other. This position is very intimate because you see each other face to face.
You and your partner will also lie on your side. The difference is that your partner is behind you while facing your back. The point of entry will be from the rear. This is a very popular position especially during the last few months of pregnancy.
Your partner can sit on a sturdy chair while you straddle him. This is also an intimate position as you face each other.
- Rear Entry
Also known as the ˇ§dog style,ˇ¨ and is usually the favorite of pregnant women because it allows deep penetration. You will get down on all fours (similar to a dogˇ¦s standing position) and you can use pillows to support your breasts and stomach. Your partner will then stand or kneel behind you and enters from the rear.
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