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I get exposed to low levels of r717 anhydrous ammonia at work. Is this pretty dangerous while pregnant?
Ammonia exposure: Depends on how low the levels. Best to get away from exposure of any noxious fumes. Talk to osha about exposure safe levels. ...Read more
When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more
Variable thoughts: There seems to be differing opinions regarding the use of hair dye while pregnant. Some doctors indicate that it is likely safe (especially after first trimester). Other doctors recommend no unnecessary contact with chemicals during your pregnancy. I would be concerned w bleaching before hand & ammonia, peroxides & other chemical ingredients. ...Read more
Hi im 4 months pregnant & my natural hair color is starting to show so i was going to purchase ammonia free brown hair dye to dye my hair.Is this safe?
Ask your OB doc: I tell my pts to wait until they are out of the 1st trimester for any hair dyes that would be 13 weeks. ...Read more
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I bought a box hair dye kit (revlon- ammonia free) is it safe to use during pregnancy? I'm 14 weeks.
I'm pregnant i'm in my third trimester and i smell this strong smell of ammonia am i leaking amnotic fluid?
At parents house for 3 days. Town water treated with ammonia that pitted their copper pipes. 29 weeks pregnant. Harmful?
Not to worry...: There are thousands and thousands of things around us that are harmful if taken in large enough amounts, but we can't live a life of worry. Wouldn't worry about city water in america. ...Read more
Took shower after it had been sprayed with bleach. City water treated with ammonia. Strong smell. 30 weeks pregnant. Harmful to baby?
No harm done: No, you baby is pretty well insulated. Bleach serves a disinfectant. ...Read more