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Could I get an infection from swimming?

I am 29 weeks pregnant and about to stop work in 3 weeks. I am a gardeners so i am reasonable fit and have been quite active all my preganacy. I want to swim at the local pool when i stop work to keep active but am concerned that i could get and infection that could hurt the baby or me. I was just wondering if it safe as all the info i have says that swimming is good exersise during pregnacy.

Answer: Hi Alison, Swimming is great during pregnancy and is very safe for you and your baby. The baby is very well protected and there is no risk of infection. Best wishes, Alex
Answered: 15 Nov 2008