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November 2nd, 2009, 06:14 AM
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I've always heard not to use hot tubs or saunas, but I didn't think about showers. I know a normal shower would be fine, but I have a steam attachment on mine that I turn on for a couple of minutes. I took my temp last night a couple of minutes after I got out and it was about 99.7 degrees. I'm totally paranoid now that I've caused some sort of neural tube defect since I take long, hot showers every day.
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November 2nd, 2009, 03:13 PM
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I think you are ok
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November 2nd, 2009, 06:22 PM
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I was wondering the same thing. Once I get in the hot shower, I don't want to get out. lol
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November 3rd, 2009, 10:59 PM
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I took a piping hot shower every single day of my pregnancy. I also laid in the tub on a regular basis. Whenever I didn't feel Brylie move for too long (kick counts helped me realize she didn't move every 11th day) my midwife would tell me to lay in a hot tub and drink juice. As long as your body temperature doesn't stay too high too long, you should be fine.
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December 13th, 2009, 11:27 AM
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I agree I LOVE hot showers!! If I cant take a HOT bath, I am in the HOT shower! and i never want to get out!! it feels so good!! you have no idea!!
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