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Is It Ok To Use Insecticide When I Am Pregnant
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
used raid insecticide early pref around 4 weeks. then my husband set off bombs, direction said wait 3 hours to enter, we waited 5-6. is the baby ok?
Raid: waiting 6 hours before entering the room should be safe ...Read more
There has been: Some studies that show increase in thyroid disease in families with exposure to pesticides (farmers etc). Women seemed most vulnerable ...Read more
I say no: Without pesticides and insecticides, we wouldn't be able to feed seven billion people. Only a fool or a crook would dispute this. Type I diabetes is an autoimmune disease; data on whether growing up on a farm increases risk is famously contradictory. Type II is genetically programmed; no environmental risks are knwon. No plausable mechanism exists to link either illness to agricultural chemicals. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can a small amount of insecticide sprayed at a corner of room drift to fill the rest of the room and other parts of the house?
Likely no: When i was pregnant, my father in law sprayed some insecticide on my window sill and i was afraid for days, so i know what you're going through. Likely this small amount of insecticide isn't capable of drifting to fill the rest of room, and definitely not other parts of the house. I'm guessing that the spray stayed for the most part on the floor or carpet where it was put. Not to worry! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Baygone was sprayed 1.5m away from a big box of flash cards belonging to my 9 months old. Box was closed, any likelihood of insecticide sipping through?
Wipe: There is always a chance. I would recomend to wipe them off. ...Read more
Possible..: In fact some evidence suggests this may be underlying fetal anomalies seen with increasing frequency such as gastroschisis. Avoid exposure as much as possible. Your placenta creates an excellent but not impermeable barrier around the pregnancy and you should do all you can to assist. ...Read more
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