Is it okay to swim underwater while pregnant?

Answer AnswerYes. The fetus is safe in the uterus. The only precaution is not make a big effort.

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Is swimming underwater while pregnant harmful to baby in third trimester?

They generally recommend not holding your breath for a long period of time because when you don't breathe you also deprive your baby of oxygen, which is most of the reason why smoking is bad during... Read More »

Is it safe to swim while being pregnant?

yes. Not in a hot tub though-the temperature is too high

Is it okay to use a heating pad while pregnant?

Heating pads are safe to use at any point during pregnancy and are one of the safest ways to alleviate sore muscles because they do not raise your core body temperature. Saunas and hot tubs can rai... Read More »

Is it okay to douche while pregnant?

Answer No, it isn't safe while pregnant. And doucheing isn't good for women at all. If you feel you are having trouble with odor, talk to your doctor. A daily shower should control all oder. If... Read More »