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where can i take an ice bath in san francisco

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Dr. Mark Patterson
31 years experience Pediatrics
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
No: Haven't heard of any time that would be good to soak one's whole body in a tub of ice water. Doesn't sound like a good idea at all.
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. CESAR HOLGADO
38 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Bath: If you wanted to know when you can take a bath after surgery, it is better to ask your surgeon when it is possible to do this. Otherwise, if you just ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vicki Levine
40 years experience Dermatology
No: There is no reason to believe that an ice bath will hydrate your skin. Moisturizers are a better choice.
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nela Cordero
53 years experience Pediatrics
GOOD BATH: The good way to take a bath is when you use soap to clean yourself all over and a good rinse followed by putting lotion to your skin to avoid dryness ... Read More
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Dr. Jane Van Dis
17 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Depends: There are quite a few types of hysterectomy. If you had a laparoscopic supracervical hysterectomy you could take a bath right away because you only h ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Around 7-8 years: There is no perfectly safe age to take a bath alone in a tub, but kids under 4 yrs are at higher risk of drowning. Statistics from a few years ago sho ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
72 years experience Preventive Medicine
As often: As you wish to maintain body hygiene.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Bowman
37 years experience Podiatry
No: Bathing after exercise is expected. There is no harm in it at all.

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