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is it safe for a pregnant woman to watch scary movies?

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Dr. Meena Khandelwal
34 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
??: Depends on the person, if it frightens you and you don't enjoy it, don't watch them. But if they thrill you and you enjoy them - no harm done. Have fun!
Answered on Apr 14, 2016
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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It is up to her.: I personally don't like some types of movies - so whether pregnant or not, I avoid watching things that are unduly upsetting.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Ok, this a shrink: Answering your question. Others may not agree but i don't think getting hyper ; terrified is particularly good for anyone. Why upset yourself- especia ... Read More
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Dr. Jeff Livingston
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Movies: There are no restrictions on the type of movies a pregnant woman chooses to watch.
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Dr. Laurence Badgley
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