Doctor insights on:
Is It Safe To Get A Mud Bath While Pregnant
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
Is it safe to get hot brazillian wax during early pregnancy? As we are advised not to use hot baths & spas, is hot wax safe?Specially for brazillian?
Wax pregnancy : Yes, go nuts!! You're not going to submerge or increase your core body temp so wax away!!! ...Read more
No: The only way to get pregnant is by sperm entering your vagina and swimming up the cervix to fertilize an egg near the time you ovulate. If your partner ejaculated sperm into the bath water there is a tiny chance sperm could swim and into your vagina, but if your partner does not ejaculate there is absolutely no chance of pregnancy. ...Read more
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What is a safe temp for my hot tub to be at for me to go in while I'm pregnant, I'm 5 weeks, i can turn it way down, shouldn't be an dif then bath?
Hot tub temp: Water temperature that you would use for a bath should be safe for a hot tub, as long as you don't prefer very hot temps. Prolonged exposure to hot temperatures in a tub, outdoors or elsewhere can make you feel faint. The vasodilation (veins stretch out to release heat) may make you feel worse during pregnancy, and should be avoided. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Is it safe to take a hot bath while pregnant?
- Mud bath spa treatment
- Is it safe to get tattoos while pregnant?
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Is it safe to get a massage while pregnant?
- Getting a sigmoidoscopy while pregnant
- Is it safe for pregnant women to take a bath?
- Is it safe to get hair colored while pregnant?
- Talk to a dermatologist online