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Is it ok to hold baby while standing near microwave?

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Dr. Alfredo Garcia
Pediatrics
4 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Stray microwaves do not escape from the microwave oven when it is in operation.

In brief: Yes

Stray microwaves do not escape from the microwave oven when it is in operation.
Dr. Alfredo Garcia
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Dr. Mark Diamond
Pediatrics
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Probably Ok

The effects of microwave radiation exposure has not been well studied until we know more, it appears to be ok.

In brief: Probably Ok

The effects of microwave radiation exposure has not been well studied until we know more, it appears to be ok.
Dr. Mark Diamond
Dr. Mark Diamond
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