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c12341 Thu 13-Aug-20 11:36:54

Hi guys I'm going to be 12 weeks pregnant on Friday an I'll be going to Sa coma in Spain Majorca on Saturday flying from liverpool am I okay to go has anyone had any problems? An is there a risk to miscarriage I'm worried just about the flying and swimming in the pools an beach I know the risk of Coronavirus aswell but I'm more worried about going abroad first trimester

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LoveSunshine01 Thu 13-Aug-20 13:30:23

Hey, I just got back from Italy, second trimester. Was fine, just airport took longer than usual due to COVID on the english side. I read that there was no additional risk to pregnancy from flying, they just advise you don't fly in the last few weeks. There is some advice about long hauls and making sure you keep moving on them, but not relevant to Spain.

I've been swimming in sea throughout as I live on the coast and I've never seen any advice against pools.

Enjoy your holiday 😎🌴

c12341 Thu 13-Aug-20 14:10:39

@LoveSunshine01 thank you so much for the reply what about swimming in the pools was that okay for you?

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BeMorePacific Thu 13-Aug-20 14:41:31

I flew when pregnant 1st time around and had no issues.
Swimming pools pumped full of chlorine should be no problem! Have a great holiday xx

c12341 Thu 13-Aug-20 15:11:14

@BeMorePacific thank you so much girls for the reply's!! Xxx

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LoveSunshine01 Thu 13-Aug-20 15:30:53

Yeah no problem with pools, didn't even think twice about it to be honest and went to 3 in a week!

LoveSunshine01 Thu 13-Aug-20 15:40:09

Also went paddleboarding, which in retrospect might have been pushing it I guess, but was fine! Done it a few times before though and knew I could fall off and get back on easily and safely.

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