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I Sleep On My Back With My Knees Bent

by Dola

This position enables me to sleep very deep,to me it is very relaxing, but my husband thinks it is weird to sleep on ones back with the knees bent facing the ceiling/roof.

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Nov 12, 2014
I do the same thing!! NEW
by: Melissa

My husband thinks its so weird and well I kinda do too. When I go to sleep and wake up, I'm on my stomach.. but somehow in the middle of the night I end up doing this.. He so kindly calls the sleeping position "the birthing position".. (I have never gone through childbirth or intend to do so)..
I wonder what it means sleeping like this?

Sep 02, 2015
Me too! NEW
by: Pami

I'm the exact same for the last few nights, but the problem is, I wake up when I am in this position, turn back on my side, go back to sleep and a moment later wake up on my back with bent knees again. It's causing me to sleep badly. I have never given birth to a child either, nor do I intend to, so I wonder what it means and where it comes from. I just want to stop looking for this position in my sleep.

Oct 02, 2016
Someone please help me NEW
by: Momof1

My daughter just turned 10 and she is now doing this over the years she has slept many different ways bottom in the air, starfish (which I like to call mommy are you there? Well I am just going to put my arms and legs on you to make sure you stay there )when she was a infant and a toddler she slept with me and now she does sleep in my bed with me from time to time when she is scared and so forth,so I was shocked to wake one night to see her like this, I have gone into her room to find her sleeping like this and wondered how long she was like that. I am concerned about this position I think about poor blood circulation, her growth being affected (she is tall for her age) but still what is going on and how can I stop it?

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