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Is climbing steps safe during pregnancy
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riya1983 posted:
Hello,

Please suggest if climbing steps during pregnancy is safe for baby and mother. My friend is 4 months pregnant and she lives on 2nd floor. She needs to climb around 35 - 40 steps daily 7 - 8 times a day. Does this cause any risk during first or second trimester?

Please advice.

Regards,
Riya.
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mariajohnson responded:
Climbing stairs is a good exercise during pregnancy, but avoid doing it if you become very breathless. Climb slowly and take breaks if required.


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