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Second Trimester

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Transfers

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Transfers may become more difficult and you may want to discuss temporary options to make transfers easier while pregnant.

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Mobility

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Your mobility needs may change as the baby grows. You may need to temporarily use a wheelchair if you do not use one already. If you have a manual chair, you may need extra assistance with pushing the chair or you may want to look into a temporary power chair or scooter.

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Swelling

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Swelling is normal in pregnant women with or without mobility impairments. However, women with mobility impairments are at a higher risk for blood clots while pregnant. Speak to your doctor about the warning signs of a blood clot and how you can prevent them.

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