Laying on your left side

I have been told by many that laying in my left side during my pregnancy brings better nutrients to the placenta for my baby and it increase blood flow..... I wonder why that is?

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About Samantha Shabanaj
Born: Brooklyn, New York
Current: Brooklyn, New York
Birth: November 25
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Hello!! I am 21 years old with a beautiful baby girl! I am blessed to have such a wonderful family and support system!