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I'd it safe to swim in chlorinated water pool during pregnancy ? And go to water parks staying in water for hours ? I'm 13 weeks pregnant
Can rabies spread through swimming pools if a rabid dog drinks water from the pool or swims in it?
I don't swim, but today was sitting near pool, water splashed in eye. Rinsed with plain water. Can i get eye infection now from pool water?
Unlikely: Pool water contains chlorine and every swimmer gets it in their eyes and it dies not cause infection ...Read more
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Probably not; unwise: Drinking just water for 5 days should result in losing several pounds temporarily but may not be enough to slim your face. I don't advise water fasting; toxins come out of our fat & without nutrients to support detox we can become ill,so doing veggies or a juice fast & taking a multivit. is advised. Intermittent near-fasts may be effective: http://tinyurl.com/phbtkqk & http://tinyurl.com/moow3oj ...Read more
In detroit area, on city water, worried about naegleria fowleri - picked my nose in shower trying to get mucus out. Heard it can live in water heaters
Why can Naegleria Fowleri survive in chlorinated tap water? It survived ok Louisiana tap water. Does chloramine kill it?
Under disinfected: Sometimes the level of disinfectant decreases due to pipes on land and warmer conditions and then Naegleria can survive but you cannot be infected with Naegleria fowleri by drinking contaminated water. Water utilities can have the disinfectant raised but it may cause a strong chemical taste or smell. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I got tap water up my nose. Can Naegleria Fowleri survive in tap water? Or would the chlorine kill it?
N. fowleri could: only survive if chlorination was inadequate. "very rarely, Naegleria fowleri has caused deaths associated with tap or faucet water going up the nose . Naegleria fowleri can grow in public and private water tanks and pipes, especially where little or no disinfectant (like chlorine or chloramine) is present. It can also grow in the pipes and water heaters of homes and buildings." ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Should not if: properly cholrinated. "Naegleria fowleri can grow in public and private water tanks and pipes, especially where little or no disinfectant (like chlorine or chloramine) is present. It can also grow in the pipes and water heaters of homes and buildings." REF: https://www.cdc.gov/parasites/naegleria/tap-faucet-water.html ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
In bathroom, heated floor, drying hair, husband in hot shower. 25 weeks pregnant. Hot - can I overheat?
Not likely: Unless, of course, you spend a long time in the bathroom. Use a thermometer, the temperatire should not be more than 99 degrees farenheit. ...Read more
Doubtful: The only way i could see any downside to this is if you picked up a parasite in the lake and got sick.That would not hurt baby directly but might make you struggle for a while.The disadvantage with lakes and ponds comes from the wildlife that comes close to drink. They often drop a little stool in the process and this spreads giardia and e coli. ...Read more