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Pooping question... adult content

They say your not supposed to push while pooping and your just supposed to let it come naturally. How in the hell am I supposed to poop without pushing?! I just end up sitting there for hours! Im not constipated. Ive always been this way but with pregnancy they say no pushing.

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campbellb3421

Asked by campbellb3421 at 1:47 PM on May. 27, 2011 in Pregnancy

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  • i never heard not to push
    letstalk747

    Answer by letstalk747 at 1:49 PM on May. 27, 2011

  • I pushed. They mean don't push harder than you normally would.
    Jademom07

    Answer by Jademom07 at 1:50 PM on May. 27, 2011

  • they tell you not to push like you're trying to get a 5 lb log out. you can push just don't do it so hard that you end up with hemorrhoids
    momofone725

    Answer by momofone725 at 2:00 PM on May. 27, 2011

  • I never heard my doctor say anything about no pushing while you pooping UNLESS you was constipated; don't force yourself or you'll end up with hemorrhoids. Just do what you normally do but don't over-do it.

    Bubbles_mommy

    Answer by Bubbles_mommy at 12:02 AM on May. 28, 2011

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