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Side-Lying


Picture of a woman lying on her side and supported by pillows

Lying on your side can give you needed rest during a long labor. Take care to prop up your upper leg and head.

ByHealthwise Staff
Primary Medical ReviewerSarah Marshall, MD - Family Medicine
Specialist Medical ReviewerKirtly Jones, MD - Obstetrics and Gynecology
Last RevisedNovember 2, 2011

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