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Can Pregnant Women Ride Fair Rides
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
What fair rides are safe for pregnant women to ride? I just found out that I am almost five weeks pregnant.
Yes yse yes: Asking for trouble, little one trutsts you so protect both of you, god forbids in an accident its a direct traumaand total control loss. ...Read more
Is it safe for a pregnant woman to ride in a car when she is 3 months pregnant! We are going to texas but will be stopping for break every 4 hours?
Travel: There is a risk for anyone who takes a long distance car ride of developing clots in their lower extremities . I highly suggest using support / compression hose , keeping the legs elevated if possible and stopping every 2 hours to walk around . Try to massage the calf . If Sny pain a swelling is noted , stop snd head to the closest ER . Good luck & safe travel . Discuss this further with your OB ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can a 30 min bumpy car ride for a pregnant woman be bad? As in would it possibly cause the onset of labor due to bumpiness?
Premature labour: Extremely unlikely that a bumpy car ride could precipitate premature labour. ...Read more
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.
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
Why Not?: Use all normal safety precautions for a riding mower. ...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
6 wks 2 days pregnant. Waterpark still Ok? If so, how much longer. Most rides say pregnant should not ride.
Follow advice: The wave pool would be fine. The slides are off-limits because the park does not want the liability if anything happens to you or your baby there. 8 months without water slides is worth having a healthy pregnancy without injury. ...Read more
Ask your OB: As your OB knows you and your condition and if you do it needs to be slow as the bouncing could cause a potential problem and i assume u are a good rider because a fall would be potentially disasterous, sometimes you need to sacrifise a few things during pregnancy because the potential risk and consequences is not worth the pleasure and u have the rest of your life to ride after pregnancy. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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, with caution: The main worry with riding a bike while pregnant is the risk of falls. Be sure to wear a helmet, and try to ride carefully. As you get closer to term, balance may become enough of an issue that you stop riding for a while, but until then it's great exercise. Good luck! ...Read more
Yes: There are no restrictions so early on ...Read more
I'm in the lawn care business and just found out that I'm pregnant. is it ok to ride a riding lawn mower?
Is it harmful to ride fair rides while pregnant? Just like the spinning kind, not upside down or beat you around.
Safe not sorry : Stick to the merry-go-round and avoid most other fair rides while pregnant. In addition to the risk of hitting your belly, you are more likely to get nauseous from the motion while pregnant. ...Read more
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