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What Not to Say to a Pregnant Person

11 Things You Should Never Say to a Pregnant Woman

11 Things You Should Never Say to a Pregnant Woman
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A newly-pregnant friend is a wonderful thing. You can ask her all the nosy questions you've always wondered, and she's sure to teach you a thing or two about the weird and wonderful female body (seriously, we are awesome). When you're pals, open discussion is welcome and encouraged — knowledge is power, after all.

While it's natural to be curious, well-meaning questions can quickly veer into uncomfortable territory if things get a little too personalespecially if the mum-to-be is merely an acquaintance (or Instagram "friend"). To help keep our comments nice and respectful, we quizzed six new mums on the things they hated hearing when pregnant. Scroll, laugh and share!

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