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Is It Safe To Go On A Boat 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
Hello.Im 25 weeks pregnant and got invited to go boating. It's a 52ft yacht,the cruise will take up to 4h.Is it safe do it? Than You Aneta.
Yes: A pregnant woman can go on a boat. If it is small she should wear a life preserver. If there are rough seas or there will be a lot of pounding (i.e. High speed boat) then it would be better to avoid the boat ride. If she is already suffering from morning sickness, a boat ride might exacerbate this. ...Read more
I'm pregnant and I'm planing to travel to maldives island I will be 28 weeks of pregnancy by plane and also fast boat,, I want to know is it risky ??
No: Commercial air and boat travel during pregnancy is considered safe for women who have healthy pregnancies. Still, it's best to check with your Ob. If your pregnancy is considered high risk or you're at risk of preterm labor, your Ob might restrict travel. 28 weeks is a time when the risk of pre-term labor is low, so you are probably safe. Sounds like a wonderful trip! Have a great time! ...Read more
I am 18 weeks pregnant and was out on a boat for 5 hrs. The temperature outside was 102 degrees. I felt fine but is there any risk to the baby?
Hyperthermia, dehydr: Hyperthermia and dehydration could affect you fetus in a permanent and temporary sense, respectively. I would strongly recommend avoiding exposure to such punishing weather for any amount of time during pregnancy! maintaining normothermia and good hydration are essential to a good pregnancy outcome. Stay in air-conditioned spaces while pregnant! ...Read more
Rode gocarts and bumper boats at park 6 weeks pregnant. Worried about exposure to gocart fumes/debris and chemicals in water from guns on boats.?
No: I wouldn't worry to much as exposure is very limited. ...Read more
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Yes. last month.: Unless prohibited by your OB doc plane travel is safe up until near delivery. Airlines define this differently but generally about 1 month prior to delivery requires a permission slip. If you are a high risk pregnancy you should stay on the ground. ...Read more
Hi m 3 months pregnant and i always feel lazzy, its sometimes hard totstand. Is it safe to go on exercise.?
Ob: I'd probably check with your ob, in general you shouldn't exercise if standing up makes you dizzy. ...Read more
Yes: Yes. Not only is it safe but necessary... ...Read more
Is it safe to go on a small roller coaster (space mountain) at five weeks pregnant since the fetus is so small and the placenta hasn't yet formed?
Is it safe to go on a roller coaster while pregnant? If I take precautions such as possibly putting something soft against my abdomen will that help?
Yes: Yes, just be safe. Easy to tire easy when pregnant. ...Read more
No: you are not only starving yourself but you are also starving the baby ...Read more
Nope!: Extreme sports or any activity that can predictably increase your risk of traumatic injury are contraindicated throughout pregnancy. Tobogganing is included in the forbidden activity list. Safe exercise during pregnancy includes walking, stationary bike, swimming and yoga in specialized classes. ...Read more
Is it safe to go to Mexico, Tulum with my husband, If I plant to start trying to get pregnant in a year? Regarding Zika?
Take Precautions: Coastal areas like Tulum will have a higher likelihood of Zika Mosquitoes then higher elevations (>6500 feet above sea level). CDC recommends taking precautions while in Mexico to reduce exposure. I would recommend avoiding the jungle areas and wearing repellent at all times. ...Read more
Is it safe to go to a rock concert at 8 months pregnant? Will the noise harm my baby? We will be sitting- not standing. Thanks!
Rock Music: Loud music exposure is not harmful to the baby. Stay out of the Mosh Pit and avoid areas where you could get pushed or fall. ...Read more
Is it safe to go in a hot tub when turned down to 35 celcius at 3 months pregnant and is it safe when it's cold out, to go in and get put in cold?
Should be safe: Limit your time to no more than 15 minutes. There should not be a problem. ...Read more
No mosh pit: I assume you are worried about the effect of loud sounds. This will be fine during pregnancy. The baby is well protected. I would make sure you are standing or sitting in a safe area. Stand away from crowds who are pushing and getting wild where you might fall or get knocked around. ...Read more
Yes: Yes. Enjoy the concert.Get a more detailed answer ›
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