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New Baby Basics: How to sleep when pregnant

by Emma Davis / / Source: TODAY

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Before your new baby arrives, someone else needs help getting to sleep — that's right, pregnant moms, we mean you.

Between the leg cramps, constant pee breaks and restricted sleeping positions, it can feel impossible to get a good night's rest during your third trimester. As TODAY producer Patrice Poltzer puts it, trying to doze off with a baby bump is "a whole other level of terribleness."

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Fortunately, Patrice is here to share her secrets for snoozing comfortably in this installment of TODAY's "New Baby Basics" series.

Watch here:

Hint: foot massages and pillow forts are involved.

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Looking for more parenting advice? Check out the rest of the "New Baby Basics" series here.

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