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After the elation of finding out your wife's pregnant, you'll likely find yourself pondering whether everything you've always heard about sex and babies is true. Will you still be as turned on by your wife during and after pregnancy? Will sex during pregnancy make either of you too worried about hurting the baby to enjoy yourself? Check below for related information, products and services.

Caroline Boehnke Becker, MD
(515) 223-5466
Cumming, IA
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ia Coll Of Med, Iowa City Ia 52242
Graduation Year: 1987

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William C Shirley, MD
4626 SW 9th St
Des Moines, IA
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med, Augusta Ga 30912
Graduation Year: 1982

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William J Burke
(515) 241-4161
1221 Pleasant St
Des Moines, IA
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Karen Lynn Drake, MD
(515) 241-8383
1215 Pleasant St Ste 116
Des Moines, IA
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology, Maternal & Fetal Medicine
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Il Coll Of Med, Chicago Il 60680
Graduation Year: 1988
Hospital
Hospital: Iowa Methodist Med Ctr, Des Moines, Ia
Group Practice: Perinatal Services

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Dr.Paul Gisi
(515) 243-8842
1212 Pleasant St # 405
Des Moines, IA
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M
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
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Don O Newland, MD FACS
2901 Virginia Pl
Des Moines, IA
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Education
Medical School: Iowa
Graduation Year: 1945

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Barbara A Beatty
(515) 243-8842
1212 Pleasant St
Des Moines, IA
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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(515) 241-4161
1221 Pleasant St
Des Moines, IA
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Rebecca D L Shaw, MD
(515) 243-8842
1212 Pleasant St
Des Moines, IA
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ia Coll Of Med, Iowa City Ia 52242
Graduation Year: 1975

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Des Moines, IA
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After the elation of finding out your wife's pregnant, you'll likely find yourself pondering whether everything you've always heard about sex and babies is true. Will you still be as turned on by your wife during and after pregnancy? Will sex during pregnancy make either of you too worried about hurting the baby to enjoy yourself? Will your wife be as sexually motivated as she was while you were trying to get pregnant? The only thing certain is that your sex life will change. The cold hard facts are that you will likely be having less sex from now on, a condition that extends beyond the birth of your new baby. Most of this is never discussed between dads, unless with a knowing wink or a pained joke.

Your desires

In the first trimester, you might feel hornier than ever. You'll feel closer to your wife than ever before. You may feel a strange pride that people will know that you're responsible for the baby growing insider her. On the other hand, pregnancy may create some contradictions. You now will be having sex with a mom, which might seem less than sexy to you. More likely, however, is that your wife's increasingly full and curvy form will seem more erotic to you.

Her desires

Your wife's desires will go up and down and can vary from trimester to trimester. She may be less inhibited without birth control, more intimate with you due to your new responsibility, and more sexy because of her filled out shape. For your sake, we'll hope for this scenario. On the other hand, she may spend a lot of the first trimester vomiting . She may feel more maternal and less sexual, or she may just feel fat and unattractive.

Baby safety

Everyone worries at least a little bit about sex hurting the baby. It's hard not to imagine pushing deep into the baby's temporary home with ev...

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