Is it safe to take hot baths while pregnant
How to safely take a bath
Not sure how to bath properly while pregnant? Follow these tips to keep you and baby safe:
- Keep your core body temperature below 100F
- Set a Timer to monitor bath time
- Get out of the bath slowly
- Take a Shower instead
Keep your core body temperature below 100FIt is safe to take warm baths while pregnant provided the water is not hot enough to raise their core body temp to over 100°F for more than 10 minutes.
Take Shorter Baths
Get out of the bath slowly
Changes in body temperature and blood volume during pregnancy can result in dizziness. As a result, dizziness can also occur when exiting the tub.
Get up slowly and let your body adjust to temperature change. Use handrails. Install anti-slip strips in your bath and around the rub area.
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