What gives? We can't promise they'll disappear when you're done, we can promise you'll stop stressing about them. Pregnancy is a time of life when your dreams are wilder than ever. Extra blood flow to your genitals, raised estrogen levels that increase vaginal secretions, and sensitive, enlarged breasts mean your sex drive may be raging.
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As a million exciting questions about your baby begin racing through your mind, you might get hit with one just for you and your partner: Can we still have sex during pregnancy? And if so … what is "pregnant sex" really like? Here are the answers to everything you might be wondering about when it comes to pregnancy sex, plus a few you might not even have considered. Yes, unless you've been told not to by your practitioner or have other restrictions on what you can and can't do in the bedroom during your pregnancy, you definitely can have sex while you're pregnant. And if you're up for it, there are a lot of positives to pregnant sex! There are a few medical exceptions when you might need to abstain from sex while you're pregnant, like vaginal bleeding or a history of miscarriage or preterm labor.
Created for Greatist by the experts at Healthline. Read more. How does that old saying go? It may take a minute to find your groove during your pregnancy, but what better time to experiment? Some couples tend to worry that intercourse could hurt or even hurry their baby right out.
Wondering what to expect when she's expecting, Dad? When I was asked to write about sex during pregnancy, I was thrilled. What a great service I could provide, I surmised, especially since I'd already been down that road twice. Your sex life will continue but, like the rest of your life, it will change. Your mission?