With all the raging hormones during pregnancy, it is quite natural to feel aroused and turned on.
Your sex drive may reach a high where you may end up thinking about sex all the time!
As opposed to what others might tell you to do, it is completely safe to have sex while you are pregnant unless your doctor tells you otherwise.
Having sex when you are pregnant even has some benefits!
1. Powerful orgasms
When you have sex while you are pregnant, there are chances of having powerful orgasms. There is increased blood flow to the genitals and this can cause a powerful and sensual orgasm.
2. Keeping the body fit
If you are pregnant and not really in the mood to exercise, having sex can burn some much-needed calories. You and your partner will feel fit and healthy. It will give you an adrenaline rush that is hard to ignore.
3. Better bonding between partners
Having sex with your partner while you are pregnant can improve the bond between you both. Dealing with pregnancy can be hectic but having sex can be incredibly pleasurable. It will bring you both closer and increase the levels of intimacy between you both.
4. Boost the immune system
According to studies, sex increases the IgA, an antibody, that helps keep colds, infections and other health problems at bay. One needs to be really careful about contracting illness during pregnancy and if sex can help you do that, then why not?
5. Release of endorphins
Sex during pregnancy can give powerful and sensual orgasms. And in the process, orgasms release endorphins into the body that will help you and your baby feel relaxed and happy. You will feel calm and at peace.
6. Improved labour during pregnancy
When you have orgasms, the contractions of your pelvic muscles strengthen the part, easing labour pain in the process. It also improves bladder control which will prevent any accidental leaks during labour. This can also lead to a quicker and healthy recovery after giving birth.