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What are the recommendations for pregnancy dizziness (feeling faint)?

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Recommendations for treating dizziness while you're pregnant:

  • Move around often when standing for long periods of time.
  • Lie on your left side to rest. This helps circulation throughout your body.
  • Avoid sudden movements. Move slowly when standing from a sitting position.
  • Eat regular, small meals throughout the day to prevent low blood sugar.
  • Drink plenty of water.

SOURCE:  The American Pregnancy Association.

Reviewed by Carol DerSarkissian on July 8, 2019

SOURCE:  The American Pregnancy Association.

Reviewed by Carol DerSarkissian on July 8, 2019

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