This resource is being posted in response to the discussion entitled "350 Pounds and Pregnant"
I highly recommend you try out the Prenatal Cradle. It's a pregnancy supporter that is designed to accommodate women weighing up to 350 pounds. The purpose of the support garment is to help relieve pain associated with pregnancy. It helps relieve abdominal and back pain, but also pain and swelling in the ankles and feet, shoulder and neck pain, pain in the hips and breasts due to expansion and/or tenderness, as well as just about any other pregnancy pain imaginable.
The best part is, while effective in helping to relieve this pain, the Prenatal Cradle is able to accomplish these ends without the use of narcotic substances.
Point being, if you're 350 pounds and pregnant (or any size and pregnant for that matter - they make them in nine sizes ranging from extra-petite to extra-large), you should probably look into getting either a prenatal cradle or Best Cradle (adjustable version) maternity support. They are available at any fine maternity store as well as online (they're a lot cheaper online).
One more word of advice: Don't accept substitutions! This is a product for which there are a lot of cheap, made-in-China imitations on the market, many of which are easier to find than the actual Prenatal Cradle.
A belly band is not the same thing, nor are any of the other knock-offs of any variation. Make sure you ask for this one by name, because if you don't you'll have spend $40-$70 and will find that it's either uncomfortable or doesn't offer the needed support.
Spare yourself the pain and agony now. You'll be glad you did.
FWIW, I do not work for the company that makes these products, and only know this stuff from the line of work that I am involved with, which places me in contact with a lot of women who are pregnant and sore.
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