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Doctor insights on: Is It Okay To Take A Warm Bath After Abortion

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Dr. Milroy Samuel
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Abortion (Definition)

In medical circles, the term abortion applies to any loss of a pregnancy before 25 weeks, such as spotaneous abortion (ie miscarrage). In non-medical circles, it refers to the termination of ...Read more


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Is it ok to take a bubble bath 2 weeks after abortion?

Is it ok to take a bubble bath 2 weeks after abortion?

Yes: Two weeks should be long enough to wait, as long as you are no longer bleeding or having any other symptoms. But if the provider who did your procedure asked you to wait longer before putting anything into the vagina, wait until then. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take a bath after having hard massage?

Yes: A deep tissue massage can often leave your muscles feeling a little sore. A warm bath or shower can help relieve this discomfort. The most important thing to do after a massage is drink plenty of water. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take a hot bath while pregnant?

Is it safe to take a hot bath while pregnant?

Ask your OB: There is some concern about maternal body temperature increases and the high temperatures that are experienced by a growing fetus. In general, baby's temp is 2 degrees higher than the mother. These higher temps have been associated with higher rates of neural tube defects in the first trimester. Short baths are thought to be safe. Long, sweaty experiences in hot baths/tubs is not recommended. ...Read more

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Is it okay to shower after accupuncture?

Is it okay to shower after accupuncture?

Yes: There are a few limitations after acupuncture but showering is not one. I have my patients not do any strenuous exercise, consume alcohol, consume lots of sweets, and engage in sexual intercourse. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take a bath after drinking hot chocolate?

Tired?: That is usually ok - unless you are too tired to stay awake in the tub. If you are too tired, you should not take a bath in the tub at that time. Falling asleep in a bathtub can lead to drowning. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take a bubble bath while pregnant?

Is it safe to take a bubble bath while pregnant?

Sure--Bubble away!: Bubble baths are no problem for a pregnancy. In fact, it may be a great way to relax. Just remember not to make the water so hot that's it's uncomfortable as your core body temperature may rise. That's not advisable, for too long, during pregnancy. Bubble bath also usually has no implication for vaginal health. So, enjoy. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take a bubble bath while pregnant?

Is it safe to take a bubble bath while pregnant?

Sure--Bubble away!: Bubble baths are no problem for a pregnancy. In fact, it may be a great way to relax. Just remember not to make the water so hot that's it's uncomfortable as your core body temperature may rise. That's not advisable, for too long, during pregnancy. Bubble bath also usually has no implication for vaginal health. So, enjoy. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take a bath right after my dinner?

Is it safe to take a bath right after my dinner?

Use common sense: Generally yes unless you have had so much alcohol with dinner that you are sleepy or that the meal you ate was so heavy that you are feeling sleepy. Feeling sleepy and a warm/hot is a bad combination. Use common sense. ...Read more

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Is it bad to take a bath after school?

Is it bad to take a bath after school?

No...: In fact, taking a bath at the end of a day is a great way to relax. I can see no downsides to it. ...Read more

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While pregnant is it ok to take warm baths?

While pregnant is it ok to take warm baths?

Yes: Warm baths are fine during pregnancy, but you should not soak in a tub with water temperature above 99 degrees. ...Read more

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Is it okay to take a bath every night during pregnancy?

Is it okay to take a bath every night during pregnancy?

Bathing: during pregnancy is fine. Ensure water is clean and not too hot. ...Read more

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Is it okay to take a bath immediately after exercising or working out?

Is it okay to take a bath immediately after exercising or working out?

Yes: Yes, it is okay to take a bath right after physical activity. In fact, bathing after you exercise will remove any microbes on your skin that you may have picked up -- for example, fungus from a locker room floor. There is some evidence that a cold bath helps muscles to recover more quickly; however, there is nothing wrong with taking a warm bath following your workout session. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take a bath in pregnancy?

Yes: It is safe to take a bath. Remember you balance can be off in pregnancy so take precautions not to slip and fall. ...Read more

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