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10 Things Not to Give Up During Pregnancy

Here are 10 things you might think you need to give up while expecting -- but they’re perfectly safe for you to enjoy. (Of course, every pregnancy is a little different, so it’s best to talk to your doctor if something’s worrying you.)

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Caffeine

If you can’t start your day without a cup of Joe, you’re not alone. A recent poll found that 78 percent of people would rather give up alcohol, social media or sex with their spouse for a year (yes, an entire year!) rather than forfeit their morning coffee.

Luckily, even moms-to-be can enjoy their Starbucks -- as long as it’s in moderation. “I love coffee! Prepregnancy, I had about two or three mugs a day,” says Jenni Bingham, a mom of one from San Francisco. “My OB advised that I could still drink coffee and recommended one mug a day. So I did cut down, but didn't give it up all together. Honestly the first 12 weeks, I didn't even want any, because my stomach was uneasy. But after that, I loved brewing my morning Joe!”

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