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Moms, Tell Us How You Survived Bedrest

Staying in bed all day sounds great until you have no other choice.

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Ahhhh pregnancy. It's the best. And the worst.

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If you're having a high-risk pregnancy, those nine months can stretch on forever.

Being told that you're going to have to spend weeks or months in a horizontal position is some of the most intimidating news an expectant mother can receive.

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While the efficacy and safety of bed rest are under debate, the practice is still widely prescribed to prevent preterm labor.

Some women recommend scheduling your day with specific times for movies, books, phone calls, meals, and more, just to help stave off the boredom.

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Other moms tap in to their creative side to pass the time.

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So tell us bed-rest veterans, how did you survive your time confined to the sack?

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