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Can I jet ski at four weeks and three days pregnet?

Can I jet ski at four weeks and three days pregnet?

No.: Jet skiing can introduce potentially infected water under pressure into the vagina; if you are pregnant, this could lead to miscarriage, vaginitis, cervicitis and pelvic inflammatory disease - none of which you need. Therefore, avoid this hobby during pregnancy and for 2-3 months postpartum. ...Read more

Dr. Krishna Kumar
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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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If you are 6 weeks pregnet is it safe to go skiing?

Should be: Ok-but take it easy. No black runs or moguls suggested. ...Read more

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Can you be infected with N. Fowleri by getting splashed in the face on a jet ski? Never went under or in, was in deep water on 82 degree lake.

Can you be infected with N. Fowleri by getting splashed in the face on a jet ski? Never went under or in, was in deep water on 82 degree lake.

Water sports common: Amebic meningoencephalitis is very rare. Only 300 cases reported worldwide in the last 50 years. Activities associated with infection include swimming, watercraft and diving. Risk of infection is about 2.6 per million exposures. You are more likely to be struck by lightening. Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read more

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Hypochondriac. Now worried about N fowleri after having water splashed on my face by jet ski on the 4th. Not sure if any went in nose. Ease my mind pl?

Hypochondriac. Now worried about N fowleri after having water splashed on my face by jet ski on the 4th. Not sure if any went in nose. Ease my mind pl?

High anxiety: Anxiety/irrational concerns are taking a toll on you. Obsessive thinking, what-if worrying is exhausting and time consuming. Check with your pcp so you know your concern is unfounded. Then see a therapist or psychiatrist for an evaluation and help. Anxiety is treatable. Hope this helps you. ...Read more

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Fell of jet ski. Now hard /pain to walk on leg in thigh upper and lower prior to a high ankle sprain . Ankle is sharp hit of pain on off. Help?

Fell of jet ski. Now hard /pain to walk on leg in thigh upper and lower prior to a high ankle sprain . Ankle is sharp hit of pain on off. Help?

Needs to be checked : You could have a sprain/ contusion of the thigh which generally improves with rest and time and hot pack may be helpful as well If it continues you will need CRays to make sure you do not have hairline crack on your bones or other serious injury Get it checked by your doctor he may recommend dom physical therapy also ...Read more

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Freaked out. Can you get the brain eating amoeba just by riding on a jet ski, slower speed, and never having body or face enter water at all?

Freaked out. Can you get the brain eating amoeba just by riding on a jet ski, slower speed, and never having body or face enter water at all?

Relax, don't Freak.: Having water entering the nose with some degree of force seems to be involved. Warm, still water also increases your chances as well as stirring up the muddy bottom of ponds, lakes and small rivers. Jet ski riders are at a minimum risk. ...Read more

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Is it safe to ride a jet ski while pregnant?

Is it safe to ride a jet ski while pregnant?

Please ask your OB: But i tell my pts no, too much bouncing and jostling of the uterus, could cause misc in extreme cases or premature labor if u are farther along , u should have time after you deliver to do that. ...Read more

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Is it safe to ride a jet ski while 3 months pregnant?

Is it safe to ride a jet ski while 3 months pregnant?

Enjoy watching it: But this is one of the sports that pregnant women should not do, according to most obs. The risks are too high. Please also see https://www.Healthtap.Com/#user_questions/26196. ...Read more

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Is it safe to ride a motorcycle while pregnant?

Is it safe to ride a motorcycle while pregnant?

Why take the risk?: If you are in an accident there are less protections in place as compared to a car. ...Read more