Children are like wet cement. Whatever falls on them makes an impression Dr Haim Ginott.
Massage of the perinium with oil can help but not something you'd discuss at a check out
The raising arms above shoulder height one is more to do with stretching/ripping muscles I think.
Put cake of soap at the end of your bed to stop restless legs, is old wives tale but does actually work.
It is time for women to take back their births and give themselves and their babies the best chance at a miraculous start. Birth, or its effectsóboth good and badólast a lifetime.Real woman, Real choice, Real births
Pregnant women shouldn't go to the circus or the zoo (maybe because hygiene years ago was sus?)
"Free speech does not give you a free pass to say incorrect things and not be criticised for it."
My mother swears by this (not with steel wool though) she said to use a nail brush to prepare your nipples. Then I said to her "fat lot of good that torture did as you did not breast feed any of us!!!" She just laughed
I have heard about the oil for your peri also, but not from some deaf old lady at the checkout!!
Its funny that because you are pregnant people think they can just tell you the most obscure things usually in the most inappropriate places.
I am sure they mean well and its good for a laugh later on
Yes I have heard that one, I think it used to be true when women did not eat enough calcium so the baby leached it from their bones including their teeth.
I heard - Jumping of a chair can cause a miscarrige!
As if I wanted to jump of a chair lol.