How to Deal with pregnancy indigestion
Pregnancy indigestion is easily remedied through modifications in diet, eating routine, sleeping habits, and dress.
You Will Need
* Two or three pillows
* Loose, comfortable clothing
* A doctor
WARNING: Never change your diet without first consulting your physician.
Step 1: Avoid spicy foods
Avoid rich, acidic, and spicy foods such as chocolate, fruit juices, coffee, and alcohol.
Step 2: Eat smaller
Eat smaller amounts of food several times throughout the day instead of having three large meals.
Step 3: Chew food thoroughly
Chew your food slowly and thoroughly.
Give yourself two or three hours to digest meals before going to bed.
Step 4: Keep head propped up to sleep
Sleep with your head propped up with two or three extra pillows.
Sleeping in a comfortable chair is a good way to stay propped up.
Step 5: Wear comfortable clothing
Wear loose and comfortable clothing around your waist.
Step 6: Contact your doctor
Contact your doctor if none of the above helps with pregnancy indigestion.
Fact: One in four women report daily indigestion during pregnancy.