5 Pregnancy Myths That May Have A Little Truth To Them

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Prop your hips up with a pillow after sex to improve your chances of conceiving.

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When you’re trying to conceive, you’ll try pretty much anything. And we’d venture a guess that most of us tried this hip trick. We all have children, so it could have worked, who knows! The idea is that propping your hips up after sex helps the sperm travel in the right direction. And, according to natural infertility expert Kristen Burris, L.Ac., M.S.T.O.M., it actually works! Burris says, “Propping your hips up after intercourse [helps] the sperm travel in the right direction. Placing a few pillows under your hips can be just the extra boost those swimmers need. No more than half an hour is necessary and propping your feet up against the wall of your headboard can give added support.”

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