Pregnancy and flying - whether expectant mothers in the plane?
Expectant mothers also have to make the flights on the plane. This may be due to work or planned pregnancy before the long-awaited vacation, which you do not want to cancel.
Before you go on a trip, you should first think about how you move the flight. Typically, the first few months of pregnancy, many suffer being in good enough and the air without any discomfort and complications. However, you should consult with your doctor, because if there is a threat of miscarriage, the change in pressure in an aircraft may lead to undesirable consequences, posing a threat both for the child and for most mothers. Even if the pregnancy is good, you need to think about whether the stress will not fly as fear and stress can lead to premature birth. If it is decided not to abandon the trip, you need to ensure maximum comfort on the road. To do this, choose a place where there is a roomy - as a rule, this is the first row or the same space at the emergency exits. When money available is better to give preference to business class. Please note that, when choosing a place in the rear of the plane, you will feel much more turbulence, which may adversely affect the fetus and your health. During the flight, try to move more - get up, when you can, change your position in the chair. To avoid edema, it is possible to use special stockings. During the flight in the aircraft is constantly working air conditioning and ventilation, which leads to drying of the nasal mucosa and the appearance of the common cold and sore throat unpleasant. To avoid this, drink more water, without fear of edema. Before buying a ticket to check airline rules, because some airlines do not take on board women who have gestational age more than 36 weeks. In the period from 30 to 36 weeks may require a doctor's note, and the signing of the guarantee obligation requiring your responsibility for the consequences of the flight, not airlines. If during the flight something went wrong - immediately inform the flight attendant. If necessary, at the airport of arrival you will be greeted ambulance. The most important thing - to tune in the flight of a positive, and then the time on the plane will fly by and you will get the trip pleasant emotions.