“I actually masturbated a few times in the past couple of days, not for pleasure, but to help induce the miscarriage along, hoping that orgasm.
In a normal and healthy pregnancy, orgasm doesn't increase the risk of miscarriage or preterm labor. Sexual activity may even have positive health benefits for.
If you're feeling especially amorous (amidst all the morning sickness), sex can be a great escape from worry. But, can an orgasm in the first trimester cause a miscarriage? It's an encompassing sensation that almost feels too big for pregnancy — like it could be unsafe.