Girls ought to go to sleep on their facet within the final three months of being pregnant in an effort to scale back the danger of stillbirth, a brand new examine finds.
U.Ok. researchers analyzed 291 pregnancies that led to stillbirth and 735 that led to reside delivery and located that girls who fall sleep on their again within the third trimester have double the danger of stillbirth, BBC Information reported.
The place during which girls go to sleep at nighttime and daytime naps is an important they usually shouldn’t be involved in the event that they’re on their again after they get up, in accordance with examine chief Alexander Heazell, scientific director on the Tommy’s Stillbirth Analysis Centre at St Mary’s Hospital in Manchester.
“What I do not need is for girls to get up flat on their again and suppose ‘oh my goodness I’ve performed one thing terrible to my child,’” she advised BBC Information
“The query that we requested was very particularly what place folks went to sleep in and that is necessary as you spend longer in that place than you do in every other,” Heazell stated. “And likewise you possibly can’t do something concerning the place that you simply get up in however you are able to do one thing concerning the place you fall asleep.”
The examine was printed within the British Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology.