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Hot water bottle...22 wks...

(5 Posts)
lucyfluff Tue 22-Apr-14 08:58:50

My back is killing me sad is a hot water bottle ok this early??

I remember using one last time but not sure if it was this early!!!!

RedPony Tue 22-Apr-14 09:22:40

As long as you don't put it on your belly it will be fine smile My physio lady told use one for my spd pain in my hips and lower back

Darksideofthemoon88 Tue 22-Apr-14 10:47:16

I've always been told it's fine - it can't raise your core temperature enough to be a problem. I've used one for various things all the way through (32+5 now).

squizita Tue 22-Apr-14 11:02:42

Yeah - it's completely different from (say) a sauna as you only apply it to one bit so it doesn't overheat the whole body. Like you could use a facial steamer or foot spa, but not sit in a steam room, according to most guidelines.

lucyfluff Tue 22-Apr-14 12:08:54

Thanks ladies smile I had to use it this morning it was so bad and bubba was kicking away!!

GP apt is not until 9th May

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