Experiencing shortness of breath may indicate heart problems. Photo courtesy of Perinatal Mental Health Project
Not being able to breathe properly during pregnancy can affect your health and that of your unborn baby.
Shortness of breath could mean that you have heart problems. Heart problems during pregnancy or after giving birth can do damage to your heart and even shorten your life.
If you feel short of breath, seek help from a nurse, health care worker or doctor as soon as possible.
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