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Smyrna, GA
A 29-year-old female asked:

28w5d pregnant cooking on open flame on gas stove. heat/warmth was felt on belly and baby girl started moving (don't know if related). did i harm her?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Jovi Cacnio
33 years experience
She's safe: The scenario you described didn't generate enough heat to harm your baby. Your skin would suffer trauma well before the temperature affects her.
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