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Pregnancy and hot tubs: looking for MT News blip

Last post 06-28-2009 2:35 PM by Arwyn. 0 replies.
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  • 06-28-2009 2:35 PM

    • Arwyn
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    Pregnancy and hot tubs: looking for MT News blip

    I'm trying to find a "Midwifery News" blip on the safety of hot water immersion in pregnancy.  I can't find it, and I've looked all the way back to #71/Autumn 2004.  It was on a study refuting the myth that hot tubs are dangerous in pregnancy; the research indicated that submersion in 104 F water for up to 30 minutes didn't raise core body temp enough to cause concerns.  But I can't find the article to cite!

    Any help? Either pointing me in the direction of the bulletin in MT, or find something online? I'm not having any luck!

    Student massage therapist, moderator at MDC, blogging at raisingmyboychick.blogspot.com
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