A 37-year-old female asked:
Any real truth to talking to baby in womb, music, reading to it, rubbing abdomen all 9 months improves baby's intellect? and they r calmer after birth
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Pediatrics 33 years experience
Don't think so...: Millions of women all over the world have perfectly fine babies, without getting into all those "extra" prenatal activities. However, doing such activities with a new baby after birth tends to be helpful.
4.2k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Last updated Apr 23, 2014
Connect with a U.S. board-certified doctor by text or video anytime, anywhere.
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership
Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.