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3062924 tn?1350414109

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I read somewhere that taking a bath is bad for pregnant women...does anyone know why???
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I love taking a bath... Bubbles and everything ... As long as your water isn't broken you can use soap and bubbles whatever u want ... Just like the other ladies said just don't use super hot water I think my doctor said under 100 degrees... No hot tubs... Or saunas... But baths do wonders for my hurting body right now I'm 28 weeks 6 days ! I like to lotion my belly with cocoa butter when I dry off bc my belly is starting to stretch!
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1712422 tn?1443337501
I take them all the time. Helps relieve all the aches and pains the bigger I got. As long as the water isn't too hot where you have to inch your way in slowly until your body gets used to it.
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3062924 tn?1350414109
Thanks :)
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steaming hot baths arent good for you while pregnant, try a nice warm bath nothing better than lying back in the water and feeling weightless very relaxing try it, and enjoy
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1891853 tn?1344648442
Its not bad at all. You might actually enjoy it because it will take some of the weight off when you get bigger. I loved swimming, it took all the back pain away.  You just don't want to take really hot baths, that's not good for baby.
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