During pregnancy, 50 to 70 percent of women will develop back pain and/or sciatica, which is pain from the lower back down the leg. Luckily, there is a lot that can be done to manage this pain.
Marijuana use among pregnant women is on the rise as states across the country legalize use of the drug. While many risks of marijuana use during pregnancy and breastfeeding are still unknown, there are some we do know.
Research has shown that women who exercise while pregnant not only tend to have smoother pregnancies, but they may also experience easier labors, and feel better about themselves during pregnancy and after delivery.