Pregnancy-Myth

Pregnancy Myths – Whats the Real Deal?

If you are pregnant, you know all too well that everyone loves to give you every piece of advice they have about you, your changing body, and your growing baby. Some of it sounds normal and some of it sounds pretty outlandish – so what should you take to heart and what should you throw out the window? Take this pregnancy myth test put together by Time.com and Dr. Yvonne Bohn and see how much you really know about some of the most common pregnancy myths.


  1. Myth #1: Cocoa butter prevents stretch marks
  2. True
    False

  3. You can’t fly during your first or last trimester
  4. True
    False

  5. You can’t pet your cat during pregnancy
  6. True
    False

  7. You shouldn’t eat smoked salmon while pregnant
  8. True
    False

  9. You can’t eat sushi
  10. True
    False

  11. No hot dogs!
  12. True
    False

  13. Pregnant women should keep away from polished furniture
  14. True
    False

  15. Dying your hair is harmful for Baby
  16. True
    False

  17. You shouldn’t have sex/lift your hands over your head/touch your toes while pregnant
  18. True
    False

  19. You shouldn’t take hot baths while pregnant.
  20. True
    False

  21. You shouldn’t drink coffee while pregnant
  22. True
    False

  23. You should abstain from alcohol during pregnancy
  24. True
    False

  25. Pregnant women should sleep on their left side
  26. True
    False

  27. The baby’s position in the womb can tell you its sex
  28. True
    False

  29. Walking makes labor go faster
  30. True
    False

  31. Pregnant women should eat for two
  32. True
    False

  33. A bigger baby is a better baby
  34. True
    False

  35. Drinking dark beer helps the milk come in
  36. True
    False

How did you do? Are you a pregnancy advice expert, or are you spreading common myths?

To read the entire Time.com article on pregnancy myths visit -http://healthland.time.com/2011/05/05/true-or-false-20-common-myths-about-pregnancy/#ixzz2tGhfSzLl

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