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fetus loss of oxygen
An_256772 posted:
During pregnancy when sleeping if in the wrong position (involuntary movement to this position while sleeping) where the weight of the "pregnancy" slows blood flow to the the fetus... Can there be permanent developmental issues because of this loss of oxygen?
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