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Boating Pregnancy Cruise Boat River
When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more
Ask your OB: And please tell your OB exactly what rides you plan to do, i tell my pts it is not adviseable to ride a rolly coaster of any ride that shakes or throws you around or puts too much gforce on your body or has you upside down at all, you will have plenty of time to do that after you deliver as rides could put u in premature labor or make your water break early or worse make the placenta separate. ...Read more
Can a pregnant woman walk through airport-style metal detectors everyday without harming the baby?
Don't worry: You and your baby will be fine. ...Read more
9 monhs Pregnant took a trip with fiancé and kids to Hershey park , while there we rode some of the kiddie ridesI rode the tilt a whirl. Now worried?
Strongly discourage: The national transportation safety board stated “personal watercraft have no braking mechanism. They coast to a stop, and while coasting, there is no turning ability.” tom ebro, president of aquatic risk management stated “what makes personal watercraft so ultra-dangerous is the fact that it will not steer when you suddenly have a surprise and let off the throttle.” jet skis are rudderless. ...Read more
In mountains, climbed about 200 steps to see waterfall at 5200ft. 25 weeks pregnant and winded. Problem?
Elevation: Elevation and shortness of breath are common enough fetus has high affinity hemoglobin and oxygenates better than you minor event probably harder on you. There is nothing wrong with slowing down your activity in an environment that can be deleterious to you health and allow you body to adjust. In. ...Read more
Would avoid jet skis: All 3 trimesters due to design flaw in them which can markedly increase risk of injuries. ...Read more
Went on a 22 hour fishing trip on ocean,was very sea sick the entire time, vomiting and dry heaving. Trip was sat-Sunday. I still feel dizzy. Normal?
Could be: Some people develop motion sickness, but considering it is Tuesday and Sunday was the trip it should be evaluated. Vertigo is a dizzy, spinning , drunk like situation that could have happened on the boat trip. Due to persistent symptoms it would be prudent to see your doctor for full check up and assessment. If your doctor is unavailable and urgent care or emergency room visit is suggested. ...Read more
I would suggest: Gentle rides that are not high velocity, non -impact, that don't spin you upside down. Would approach with common sense- regarding potential for injury. Congratulations & take care. ...Read more
Took a Dramamine (dimenhydrinate) hour before flight but still had severe motion sickness as plane ascended. (Descending was better) How do I prevent this next time?
When a theme park ride warns not for pregnant women, does it apply to all stages? I am 4.5 weeks pregnant & going to disney world.
Usually: In general its ok to ride a mower as long as it doesn't make you have contractions. Just make sure you are well-hydrated, don't get too hot sunburned and it should be fine. Best wishes! ...Read more
Yes : Traveling is safe. Due to the increased risk of blood clots with pregnancy, you should stand and stretch every one and a half to two hours. Stretch your legs and tighten your calves to help move blood from your legs to your pelvis. This can help decrease your risks of getting blood clots. If the bus stops, get out and walk around to help circulate your blood as well. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
On vacation in Arizona. On the first day, vomited once after eating, hiking, & little water. Fine hours later. Altitude sickness or food poisoning?
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