9 Life-Saving Pregnancy Health Hacks

They say there's no greater joy than being a parent. While that may be true, it doesn't mean the nine months of pregnancy aren't a grueling marathon that takes its toll on the mother's body.

But, like a marathon, pregnancy can be less taxing with the proper equipment and know-how. Using a few common athletic tips and pieces of fitness equipment, pregnant women can get through their journey with less discomfort.

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Scott Brown

Scott Brown is a senior content editor for Active.com. He graduated from the University of North Texas with a degree in Electronic News before working for FC Dallas of Major League Soccer for four years. Scott enjoys kayaking, reading and playing with his three dogs. You can follow him on Twitter, Instagram or Google+.

Scott Brown is a senior content editor for Active.com. He graduated from the University of North Texas with a degree in Electronic News before working for FC Dallas of Major League Soccer for four years. Scott enjoys kayaking, reading and playing with his three dogs. You can follow him on Twitter, Instagram or Google+.

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