25 weeks pregnant mother

Question: From midnight i having lower back pain along with right leg.... I feel it is because i am unable to pass gas .... Hope this is normal.. or do i need to consult dr..

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Answer: Hello dear. Firstly the weight of the growing baby and uterus also puts pressure on the blood vessels and nerves in the pelvis and back. Posture changes. This may result in back pain or strain. Secondly the two sciatic nerves in your body run from the lower back to the feet. When an enlarged uterus puts pressure on the nerves, you can experience pain, numbness, or a tingling sensation in the buttocks, hips, and thighs. Another possible cause of hip pain during the second trimester is round ligament pain. Few tips for relief 1.) Practice good posture. As your baby grows, your center of gravity shifts forward 2.) Get the right gear. Wear low-heeled — not flat — shoes with good arch support 3.) Lift properly 4.) Sleep on your side 5.) Try heat, cold or massage 6.) Include physical activity in your daily routine Hope this helps.
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    Shweta K26 days ago

    Thank you

Answer: It's common. Try drinking jeera water.
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    Shweta K26 days ago

    Thank you

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