Every woman wants to become pregnant one day. It’s a unique feeling and It’s dream of every woman to be pregnant. It is a beautiful feeling and nobody wants to spoil it. Mothers always want only the best for their children and they won’t intentionally harm their children. But at times, intentionally or unintentionally mothers to be, make mistakes due to their bad habits or careless attitude. So here is a list of bad habits a woman should stop just after being pregnant.
1.Using your phone or watching TV while eating.
This habit will stay even after pregnancy is over and will often cause issues during breastfeeding.
2. Not checking weight regularly during pregnancy
When you are pregnant, it is very important that you change your diet to suit your needs and also keep track of body weight.
3. Using drugs and smoking
Smoking is not only injurious to your health, but also to your baby when you are pregnant because it can damage your baby’s lungs leading to a horde of diseases.
4. Not sleeping enough
Sleep is essential for leading a normal life, and it becomes even more important when you are pregnant since your baby’s health might deteriorate due to lack of sleep.
5. Having too much junk food
Cravings are natural during pregnancy, however, it’s important that you control your diet and don’t consume too much junk food since these are harmful to your health as well as your baby’s.
6. Drinking too much coffee or tea
According to various studies, drinking too much coffee can affect your baby’s health in a negative way. Hence, don’t drink tea or coffee more than twice per day.
7. Don’t exercise too much
There is no doubt that exercise is great for your health, however, your body is already under a lot of stress during pregnancy hence, it’s better if you don’t exercise too much during this time.
8. Having too much sugar
Too much sugar can damage the fetus, hence it’s best to avoid sugar during pregnancy.
9. Visit the doctor regularly
If your doctor has asked you to visit him or her at a particular date, never miss it, since you are putting not only your baby’s health but also your health at risk.
10. No long journeys
You should never go on long journeys during pregnancy since keeping the legs hanging for a prolonged period of time can cause swelling. Also, it’s important that you have a doctor near your location at all times in case of emergencies, which won’t be possible during long journeys.