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Why does my stomach stop hurting when I lay down on my back?

Your uterus may be putting pressure on ligaments/muscles and the pressure is relieved when you lie on your back! However it is not considered safe to lie on your back for long periods of time during pregnancy! Please call your physician to be safe! Any Suggestions here?

8 comments

  1. Jacquelin Reply:

    Stomach fat is arguably the biggest reason people work out and try to lose weight . Your diet should consist mainly of fruits, vegetables and low-fat proteins such as A good rule of thumb is to avoid eating for three hours before you lie down for the night. I've lost 20 pounds, but I cant seem to tone my stomach, any help. Detail:http://www.ehow.com/how_4464613_rid-stomach-fat.html

  2. Lora Reply:

    my stomach hurts like its never hurt before! in my abdominals, (not to be confused with period pain) and couldn’t get back to sleep or lie down or curl up in a ball because my stomach would just cramp up even more, so painful I’m not sure if I would’ve stopped to type that out when it happened to me.

  3. Fannie Reply:

    Rest is essential when overcoming an upset stomach – it allows you system to right itself and laying down relieves the downward pressure on your stomach while you recover. More:http://www.chacha.com/question/why-does-it-feel-good-to-lay-down-when-your-stomach-hurts

  4. Anne Reply:

    Some say to lay on your left side. I say whatever makes you feel more comfortable. More:http://www.chacha.com/question/what-is-the-best-way-to-lay-down-when-your-stomach-hurts

  5. Mark Reply:

    Yes, the best thing to do is to lay on a hard surface with your legs elevated with pillows under your knees and rest. 1-800-2ChaCha for unlimited ?s. More:http://www.chacha.com/question/when-your-back-is-hurt-is-it-best-to-lay-down

  6. Suzan Reply:

    My lower back is hurting when i walk,lay down,sit as well why the pain? my lower back start to hurt 3days ago,

  7. Zonia Reply:

    You are resting on muscles that are more conditioned to have pressure going the other way on them, they want to lift things! You are using them the wrong way plus if you are out of shape they wont have any tone in them and hurt a lot faster than ones that are toned!

  8. Joellen Reply:

    Why does strawberry make my stomach stop hurting? Lay down in a dark room , get a really soft pillow, asprin(2 pills if your above twelve), and a heat pack, the

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