Hot Mama! How to Survive a Summer Pregnancy

You're getting big. And its getting hot. So how does a hot mama keep her cool? Check out these must-read tips on surviving a summer pregnancy. (19 Photos)

Ada Calhoun & Renee Hartwick on Jun 20, 2013 at 11:15AM

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Hot Mama! How to Survive a Summer Pregnancy

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18 Ways to Survive a Summer Pregnancy

Expecting, sweating -- and wondering how to make it through the next few sweltering weeks? Being pregnant during the summer is different than it is the rest of the year. We asked experts for their best advice on making a hot-weather pregnancy more bearable. Read up, and stay cool, Mama!

Take a Water Exercise Class Instead of Cardio

Here’s a way to kill two birds with one stone: Stay cool and get your body moving with an aquasize class. The buoyancy of the water can feel great when you’re carrying around extra weight, and there’s no risk of baby overheating. Also, you’re less likely to fall or injure yourself than you would during high-impact exercise.

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