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my daughter in law is 21 wks pregnant. Is it safe for her to be bowling?

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Asked by mischief2 at 8:26 PM on Oct. 13, 2013 in Pregnancy

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  • She does not have a disease, she's just pregnant. Of course she should continue doing whatever she wants unless the Dr. told her otherwise.

    Answer by m-avi at 8:27 PM on Oct. 13, 2013

  • As long as she is not high risk, she should be fine. There is a woman who is about 30 weeks pregnant who rock climbs at the gym I go to and I have seen articles about women running marathons while they are 30+ weeks pregnant. Being pregnant doesn't equal being disabled.


    Answer by JeremysMom at 8:29 PM on Oct. 13, 2013

  • Yes,unless she cannot bowl without beers

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 8:29 PM on Oct. 13, 2013

  • How do you think pregnant women take care of their toddlers? A 2 year old is heavier to lift than a 12 lb. ball, right? And bowling balls don't kick when you pick them up.
    Geez. Were you wrapped in bubble wrap your whole pregnancy?

    Answer by PartyGalAnne at 8:29 PM on Oct. 13, 2013

  • Of course, unless she is extremely high risk or supposed to be on bed rest (in which case she shouldn't be doing anything).

    Btw... interesting screen name.

    Answer by anime_mom619 at 8:32 PM on Oct. 13, 2013

  • Sure, unless her doctor has said otherwise.

    Answer by Ballad at 8:34 PM on Oct. 13, 2013

  • YES!!!

    Answer by older at 8:37 PM on Oct. 13, 2013

  • Is she using herself as a bowling ball? If yes, then she should stop.
    If no, then she should carry on with her life as usual, unless otherwise instructed by her doctor. She is pregnant, not broken.

    Answer by balagan_imma at 8:39 PM on Oct. 13, 2013

  • Yes it is safe for her.

    It is also for her to worry about and take care of ....

    Why are you asking ? Do you think it is not ? Did she already go ?

    Answer by LeJane at 8:40 PM on Oct. 13, 2013

  • Sorry, I didn't expect such nasty answers!!! I was just concerned for heavens sake.......

    Comment by mischief2 (original poster) at 8:43 PM on Oct. 13, 2013

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