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Is it okay to go hot spring or hot tub when I'm pregnant? And I'm pregnant 15 weeks now ~

Is it okay to go hot spring or hot tub when I'm pregnant? And I'm pregnant 15 weeks now ~

NOT safe unless...: Being in a hot tub for long can raise your core body temperature above 102 degrees which is very dangerous for your baby. Experts advise it's safe as long as the temperature isn't above 100 degrees & even then say you should not soak for more than 10 min. At a time. I advise not soaking at all in hot tubs with chlorine. See http://www. Babymed. Com/sports-and-leisure/how-safe-are-hot-tubs-pregnancy. ...Read more

Dr. Patricia Foster
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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


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Can I use icy hot while pregnant?

Can I use icy hot while pregnant?

Try heating pad: A heating paid allows you to control the level of heat to the affected area instead of icy hot pads. Do not place the heating pad on your pregnant abdomen and fall asleep. ...Read more

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Can I eat hot dogs while I'm pregnant?

Can I eat hot dogs while I'm pregnant?

More wiener news: For public health topics, . Gov sites offer credible information. Usda even sends out safety alerts for specific products. For more on the hot dog debate, check out http://www. Fsis. Usda. Gov/factsheets/hot_dogs/index. Asp
and to all pregnant women and moms of wee ones, please follow strict food handling procedures and watch those who prepare your food. If in doubt, don't eat out! ...Read more

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Is it ok for pregnant women in hot spa?

Is it ok for pregnant women in hot spa?

Moderation: Everything in moderation is a general health rule that in particular applies during pregnancy. ...Read more

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Are hot chips bad for you when pregnant?

Are hot chips bad for you when pregnant?

No: These are fine during pregnancy, but they might exacerbate a common problem called reflux disease. If they cause acid reflux, then consider other food choices! ...Read more

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Can pregnant women eat uncooked hot dogs?

Can pregnant women eat uncooked hot dogs?

UncookedorUnheated?: You should not eat any raw meat, fish, or eggs if you are pregnant. However, most packaged hot dogs have been previously cooked, and can be eaten unheated, provided they have been properly refrigerated and are not past their expiration date. Check label - should state: "fully cooked." most hot dogs contain a lot of calories, fat, and additives, so they're not the healthiest food, esp if pregnant. ...Read more

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Is it ok to eat hot chips while pregnant?

Is it ok to eat hot chips while pregnant?

Occasionally: As with all things in life, do everything in moderation. If a woman enjoys hot chips, having a few hot chips here and there won't cause problems in a pregnancy. ...Read more

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Can I eat hot dogs from a jar when pregnant?

Can I eat hot dogs from a jar when pregnant?

Yes: If they are fresh and as good as any other food in a jar. ...Read more

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I'm 8weeks pregnant, why do I get hot a lot?

I'm 8weeks pregnant, why do I get hot a lot?

Hormones: The hormone changes of pregnancy can cause a variety of symptoms and this is probably one of them in your case. ...Read more

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Is eating hot cheetoes while your pregnant bad?

Is eating hot cheetoes while your pregnant bad?

In moderation, no: Eating only hot cheetos, not so good. The occasional eating of this snack will not affect your pregnancy. ...Read more

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Can you advise me on flying and a hot country while pregnant?

Move, drink, sleep: On long flights, move your legs to prevent clots from forming in your legs.
Drink lots of water to keep yourself hydrated.
Stay out of the heat if possible.
Best Wishes
Dr M ...Read more

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7wkz pregnant but I feel my body ever hot although am fine whenever anyone tourches me thy say my body is hot why is that normal?

7wkz pregnant but I feel my body ever hot although am fine whenever anyone tourches me thy say my body is hot why is that normal?

Unclear: pregnancy should not make your body feel hot in a way that another person would notice. Schedule a visit to begin your prenatal care so your doctor can help guide you through this journey ...Read more

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H, I am 36 pregnant and while everything was good and feeling hot strong and healthy, now I have started to get a cold, I am cold. Should be concern?

H, I am 36 pregnant and while everything was good and feeling hot strong and healthy, now I have started to get a cold, I am cold. Should be concern?

Check your temp.: A cold this time of year I'd fairly common and treated basically by treating symptoms. The flu is much more worrisome. If you are running fever it is likely more than just a cold. Ask your OB for recommendations for treating your symptoms and mention whether or not you are running fever. Hope you feel better soon. ...Read more

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Is hot sauce bad for pregnancy?

Depends: Hot sauce per say is not something that will affect the outcome of pregnancy but may affect reflux symptoms with increased likelihood for gastritis. Plus pregnancy alone predisposes to acid reflux. ...Read more

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Can a pregnant person eat hot cheetos?

Can a pregnant person eat hot cheetos?

YES: As long as no food allergies or adverse reactions noted in past with this product. Go for it! ...Read more

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How can I manage hot flashes while pregnant?

How can I manage hot flashes while pregnant?

Layer clothes: Hot flashes during pregnancy are benign, may be due to increase in circulation, increased body weight and effort required for movement, or perhaps hormonal (different than menopause). Layering clothes that can be easily shed is a popular strategy. ...Read more

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Can pregnant woman use icy hot on their back?

Can pregnant woman use icy hot on their back?

Yes: There is not a problem applying external heat rubs for control of muscular pain during pregnancy. Icyhot has a strong odor. Try a brand called biofreeze- I think it is better! ...Read more

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Is it okay to eat hot chips during pregnancy?

Is it okay to eat hot chips during pregnancy?

Odd question: Hi. I must be missing something. Hot chips as in potato chips or French fries? Yes, of course it's OK. I'd stay away from hot paint chips and hot cow chips, however...indigestion and bad breath. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have hot flashes while pregnant?

Yes: The hormone fluctuations in pregnancy, specifically estrogen, can destabilize the thermoregulatory center in the brain, leading to hot flushes, such as those experienced in menopause. ...Read more