Sex in pregnancy
- Re:Comparison of Sexual Functions in Pregnant and Non-Pregnant Women. Safarinejad, Mohammad Reza; Safarinejad, Mohammadreza // Urology Journal;Sep/Oct2015, Vol. 12 Issue 5, p2345
The author reflects on the study on the comparison of sexual functions in pregnant and non-pregnant women. The author states that the sexual function and sexuality as an imperative issues during pregnancy and postpartum period. The author notes the reasons for the reduced sexual activities...
- Expecting Sex. Carlson, Mike; Donnelly, Allan; Kallen, Ben; Lee, Bobby; Thorpe, Mark; Weede, Tom // Men's Fitness;Jan2002, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p23
Focuses on lovemaking during pregnancy. Psychological impact of sex in pregnancy; Positions recommended for pregnancy sex.
- Is sex safe throughout pregnancy? Penner, Cliff; Penner, Joyce // Marriage Partnership;Summer94, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p57
Offers advice to a man who wants to have intercourse with his pregnant wife without risking harm to her or the baby. Absence of any harmful effects of sexual intercourse during pregnancy; Avoidance of intercourse and orgasm when symptoms of complications start to develop; Comfortable sexual...
- (No) sex with a bump. PATUREL, AMY // Fit Pregnancy;Aug/Sep2011, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p118
The article discusses issues related to having sex while pregnancy. According to Shannon Clark, an assistant professor in the department of OB-GYN at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, women do not like to have intercourse during pregnancy due to many reasons including...
- Effect of vaginal intercourse on spontaneous labor at term: a randomized controlled trial. Castro, Catarina; Afonso, Maria; Carvalho, Rui; Clode, Nuno; Graça, Luís // Archives of Gynecology & Obstetrics;Dec2014, Vol. 290 Issue 6, p1121
Objective: This study aimed at evaluating the effect of vaginal intercourse on spontaneous labor onset at term. Methods: In a randomized controlled trial, patients with singleton, cephalic, term, and low-risk pregnancy were assigned to either vaginal intercourse at least twice a week or...
- The pregnancy orgasm. // Fit Pregnancy;Oct/Nov2009, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p106
The article discusses issues related to intercourse during pregnancy. According to Stacey Rees, a certified nurse-midwife, orgasm and sometimes intercourse should be avoided if pregnant women have any risk factors for preterm labor or certain other pregnancy complications. Otherwise, going for...
- Comparison of Sexual Functions in Pregnant and Non-Pregnant Women. Aydin, Mustafa; Cayonu, Neval; Kadihasanoglu, Mustafa; Irkilata, Lokman; Atilla, Mustafa Kemal; Kendirci, Muammer // Urology Journal;Sep/Oct2015, Vol. 12 Issue 5, p2339
Purpose:The physiology and anatomy of pregnant women change during pregnancy. Pregnancy is an anatomically and physiologically amended process experienced by women and as a result of these changes, sexual life of pregnant women alters during pregnancy. We aimed to compare sexual...
- Timing cerclage removal when the patient has pPROM. Jenkins, Thomas M. // Contemporary OB/GYN;Jan2001, Vol. 46 Issue 1, p53
Provides recommendations on the management of patients with preterm premature rupture of membranes (pPROM) and cerclage in place. Analysis of cerclage use and pregnancy outcome; Changes in pPROM management; Timing of cerclage removal.
- Nurture the needs of women at risk for prenatal complications. Edlin, Mari // Managed Healthcare Executive;Jul2003, Vol. 13 Issue 7, p32
Focuses on the needs of women at risk for prenatal complications in the U.S. Details on the growing use of in vitro fertilization for pregnant women; Means of detecting preterm labor; Difficulties of identifying risk for pre-term labor.