What's Safe, What's Not?

Can I exercise? Will having sex hurt the baby? I just ate a slice of brie, will I miscarry?

Pregnancy is the only time you can completely control your baby’s environment, and there are many things that can cause concern and worry. The urge to protect your baby is a natural part of motherhood - but you shouldn’t spend your entire pregnancy tormenting yourself about things that may harm the baby. This section will help you make informed choices about what’s safe during pregnancy, and what you should avoid.

For additional information on what food, drugs and activities are safe while pregnant please visit MotherRisk.

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