PARENTING
08/07/2014 01:37 pm ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

13 Common Pregnancy Myths, Debunked

You've heard it all -- no drinking this or eating that, spicy food induces labor -- but what if some of that commonly-known pregnancy advice isn't actually accurate? Baby product site Pish Posh Baby sifted through articles and expert advice to get to the bottom of these "rules" so you can enjoy the next 40 weeks to the fullest.

Grab that (one cup) of coffee and let it all sink in.

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Clarification: An earlier version of this story had misleading information about which types of sushi pregnant women can safely eat.

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