A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr, i'm worried. i just read that hair dryer has an important emf radiation, i use it often to dry my son's hair very close to my belly, and also put it on my knees. i'm 30 weeks pregnant and i'm afraid that my baby got brain injuries?
2 doctor answers • 2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Hiep Leanswered
Nephrology and Dialysis 44 years experience
I have never heard about this adverse effect of hair dryer. Your baby is well protective by many physical layers, you should not worry too much.
Answered Apr 25, 2021
Dr. Mark Fisheranswered
Neurology 31 years experience
You have misunderstood the significance of what you read. You needn't worry. You baby is well dug in behind several layers of protection.
Answered Apr 26, 2021
Last updated Apr 30, 2021
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