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2weeks after delivery, can I do activities such as roller coasters, jet skis, ? Or can it cause complications?

2weeks after delivery, can I do activities such as roller coasters, jet skis, ? Or can it cause complications?

May be too early: It is generally advised to avoid too much vigorous physical activity until about 6 weeks after delivery. Wound healing, anemia, fatigue and the need to focus on your new baby are all reasons to wait until your obgyn gives you clearance to return to normal activities. ...Read more

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Can someone with SVT ride roller coasters?

Can someone with SVT ride roller coasters?

Depends: This is a hard question to answer because it is individualized. Lots of people with svt lead full and active lives with few if any limitations on their activities. However, only *your* cardiologist can decide how safe it is for *you* to do things like riding roller coasters. Please discuss this with your doctor. ...Read more

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Is it safe for people with scoliosis to ride roller coasters?

Is it safe for people with scoliosis to ride roller coasters?

Yes: Most patients with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis should be able to ride roller coasters without a problem. Ensure that the seat belt and safety mechanisms fit comfortably. Patients with severe adult scoliosis may have "soft" bones due to osteoporosis. These patients are at higher risk of getting a compression fracture of the spine and thus should avoid roller coasters. ...Read more

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Is it ok to ride roller coasters with me wearing gas permeable contacts?

Is it ok to ride roller coasters with me wearing gas permeable contacts?

Ok: As long your contact lenses don't come loose and detach during the ride, the g forces will be insufficient to cause bubble formation near your cornea or in the contact lens. ...Read more

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What are the risks of riding roller coasters for a person with pacemaker?

What are the risks of riding roller coasters for a person with pacemaker?

Pacer: It depends on the patients overall condition. A pacemaker itself is just a device. If the patients condition such as heart failure makes the roller coaster a bad risk, that is what the limit is. Ask the treating doctor, but would not hop on the ride without that. ...Read more

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My wife had a C-section 4weeks ago can she ride roller coasters at 6 flags?

My wife had a C-section 4weeks ago can she ride roller coasters at 6 flags?

Better be cautious: Although the sutures may have allowed primary healing the area is still healing. I would not recommend your wife riding a roller coaster ...Read more

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When can I ride roller coasters and other theme park rides again after a cranioplasty surgery?

When can I ride roller coasters and other theme park rides again after a cranioplasty surgery?

6 months - 1 year: Once your are completely healed, there should not be any restrictions on your activities. It will take up to a year for the bone flap to be completely healed. ...Read more

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Is going on roller coasters safe 2-3 months after ablation, even if I have skipped beats from time to time?

Is going on roller coasters safe 2-3 months after ablation, even if I have skipped beats from time to time?

Please ask you cardi: Cardiologist that is a? Only he or she should answer, will bet the answer will be no, why take a chance with your health. ...Read more

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At 11 weeks post op TKR, is it ok to ride roller coasters or would riding them cause damage to the prosthesis?

At 11 weeks post op TKR, is it ok to ride roller coasters or would riding them cause damage to the prosthesis?

Careful: That would depend on multiple factors but it is less than three months so I would avoid anything that places stress in the area. This is a big surgery that you do not want to have redone. ...Read more

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When I go on roller coasters it hurts my chest. Physical pain not fear. What is that? I used to love roller coasters

G Force: I agree w/ dr. Ibrahim, but could also be g forces. When there is rapid descent of the coaster, the abdominal organs will shift up toward the chest and could push against the diaphragm causing a "pressure" feeling in the chest. ...Read more

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Can I ride the rails with my arrhythmia? I have arrhythmia and was wondering whether it's safe for me to ride roller coasters. I've ridden them before I was diagnosed and nothing happened, but I wanted to make sure.

Can I ride the rails with my arrhythmia? I have arrhythmia and was wondering whether it's safe for me to ride roller coasters. I've ridden them before I was diagnosed and nothing happened, but I wanted to make sure.

Depends: Different arrhythmias might make me give you different answers. If you have not had a problem before, likely you will not have one in the future. The triggers for events vary between patients. If your arrhythmia keeps you from enjoying your life, all the more reason to consider getting it fixed. ...Read more

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Please advise if it's a bad idea to ride on roller coasters if I have epilepsy?

Please advise if it's a bad idea to ride on roller coasters if I have epilepsy?

Epilepsy: It would depend on how well controlled your seizures are. If under good control and no seizures within the last year the milder rides would likely be okay. The more severe high velocity roller coasters are never a good idea in any patient with a serious medical disorder. ...Read more

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Why is it that roller coasters aggravate heart conditions?

Why is it that roller coasters aggravate heart conditions?

Roller coasters: Roller coasters have dynamic gravity pressures which produce hemodynamic stress on the heart. This will aggravate any condition of rhythm or muscle disturbance of the heart. ...Read more

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How come riding roller coasters aggravate heart conditions?

How come riding roller coasters aggravate heart conditions?

Not all heart: It doesn't aggravate all heart conditions. Just some. Depends on what's wrong. ...Read more

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Could roller coasters affect eye health?

Could roller coasters affect eye health?

Unlikely: While anyone with fragile eyes (recent surgery for instance) should stay off roller coasters, most who can withstand this activity will not endanger their eyes. ...Read more

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Can a roller coasters cause a mild case of whiplash?

Can a roller coasters cause a mild case of whiplash?

Yes: Sudden acceleration deceleration with side jerking great recipe for whiplash depends on how strong your neck is and anticipation. ...Read more

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After having CABG are you able to ride roller coasters again?

Roller coasters: Depends on the individual and their situation. You should ask the dr. Familiar with your case. ...Read more

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What to do if I got a concussion can I still go on roller coasters?

What to do if I got a concussion can I still go on roller coasters?

Roller coasters: If you have fully recovered from your concussion, and have been checked out by your doctor, you should be able to go on a roller coaster. Speak to your doctor about the dangers of roller coasters in general and for you. ...Read more

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When can I ride roller coasters again after having a cranioplasty surgery?

Cranioplasty: Roller coasters can cause some rather traumatic brain shifts due to acceleration and deceleration during the ride so if you have had a cranioplasty I would speak to the neurosurgeon first and get an opinion as to whether this is a good idea. ...Read more

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Can I ride roller coasters and swim if I have a subconjunctival hemmorhage without it being aggravated. (Been 5 days since injured).

Can I ride roller coasters and swim if I have a subconjunctival hemmorhage without it being aggravated. (Been 5 days since injured).

Yes, but....: Yes, without the subconj heme being aggravated...but HOW DID YOU GET IT?? if you had a head injury, you might have also obtained TBI vs concussion...and higher G forces can aggravate that.... so yes you can ride coasters...but should you...depends on the rest of your health ...Read more

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I love roller coasters and have never been afraid. Now with a-fib taking medications can I still enjoy them? I only had one episode of a-fib

Might be issue: If you are on a blood thinner you might set yourself up for a possible bleed from the jarring that can occur. It would be best to discuss this with your pcp and cardiologist. ...Read more

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Now that I am older and ride roller coasters with my kids I feel nauseous and have veritgo. Why does this happen when I used to do it fine?

Now that I am older and ride roller coasters with my kids I feel nauseous and have veritgo. Why does this happen when I used to do it fine?

Roller Coasters: Are unnatural...Let me be upfront here...I do not like them. They are dangerous. When you were younger they were not as fast or steep or jerky. Roller coasters can precipitate stroke in some people. As we age (yuck) our necks and vessels are more prone to injury from all that jerking and the force of the coaster is making you nauseated, etc. ...Read more

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Diagnosed with cervical spondylosis. Should I avoid roller coasters?

Diagnosed with cervical spondylosis. Should I avoid roller coasters?

Cervical spondylosis: Any sudden jerk of your head will flare up of the disc disease of your neck. Be careful! ...Read more