Pregnancy myths have been around since the dawn of… well… pregnancies. It is little wonder that we guess, wonder and make out-of-this-world assumptions about such a major life event. Bearing a child puts a lot of our resources at stake, and nine months really isn’t a whole lot of time to prepare if you think about it, so it only makes sense that we’d want whatever edge we can get on figuring this whole pregnancy and baby thing out.
You might know a thing or two about fertility — check out the below TikTok from pregnancy expert Sacha Welsh, if not — but that doesn’t always stop us from believing some wild and wacky myths about carrying a baby. Welsh is a certified health coach specializing in preconception, pregnancy and all things postpartum and you can see her tips below:
@slicedotca@sachawelshwellness is giving you tips for fertility.🥰 #WellnessHub #HealthyLiving #Fertility #Pregnancy #Wellness♬ Celebrate the Good Times – Mason
Read on for the most common pregnancy myths.