When you're pregnant, there are many things you've been told you CAN'T do that you wonder if they are true. For example, you've probably been told how if you have sex while you're pregnant the baby's head will be poked by your man. You can't help but wonder if there is any truth to these claims, but the reality is that many of these are JUST myths.

If there are some questions you'd like answered then you've come to the right place. In fact, we have a list of popular pregnancy myths that we've busted once and for all. Read on to find out what they are!

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Don't be fooled by the crazy assumptions people make about pregnancies, instead learn the truth behind all these myths! That way the next time someone tells you that you can't pet your cat while pregnant, you can shut them down with these facts.

After all, they're not an OB-GYN, what do they know?! Check out these pregnancy myth busting facts and share some of the common ones you've heard below!

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Rub cocoa butter to prevent stretch marks

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How many times have you heard that you should rub coconut butter on your pregnant belly to prevent stretch marks? It turns out they don’t help and instead may make you more PRONE to getting them due to its ability to make skin more sensitive.

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Dyeing your hair is bad for the fetus

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You would think there would be truth to this, but it has been disproven. To be safe, avoid dyeing your hair during your first trimester when the baby's organs are developing. Afterwards, go ahead and dye those locks!

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Having sex while pregnant is bad for the baby

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People believe that sex during pregnancy allows, the baby's head to get poked. This is false! The baby sits inside the amniotic sac inside the uterus which is protected by the cervix which prevents any of that mythical poking.

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No cafecito while pregnant

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This is false as long as you don't go overboard. Limit yourself to one cup to avoid any harm to your baby.

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You can't go outside during an eclipse

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Um, what? This ridiculous myth claimed that your baby would be born with a cleft palate if exposed to an eclipse. Not true!

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Avoid hot baths while pregnant

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False, you don't need to avoid hot baths. What you do NEED to avoid are saunas or Jacuzzis that can dangerously raise your body temperature.

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Don't pet cats during pregnancy

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Moms-to-be believed holding a cat would cause diseases and deformities in their babies. The truth is ONLY changing their litter box may put you at risk of the parasite, toxoplasmosis. So pet your kitty, but have your hubby clean their litter box.