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Is it dangerous to stand in front of a microwave in use while pregnant? My microwave is new it's less than a year old and it was only for 10-20 sec

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Dr. Andrew Turrisi
Radiation Oncology
7 doctors agree

In brief: There is no risk

To a pregnant woman from microwaves, in that they have no ability to penetrate to the fetus, or the mommy.
This is toward the "infra-red" range of the electromagnetic spectrum not the other direction, where x-rays are sufficiently energetic to penetrate. Relax and enjoy, no harm to you or your baby.

In brief: There is no risk

To a pregnant woman from microwaves, in that they have no ability to penetrate to the fetus, or the mommy.
This is toward the "infra-red" range of the electromagnetic spectrum not the other direction, where x-rays are sufficiently energetic to penetrate. Relax and enjoy, no harm to you or your baby.
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
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Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine
7 doctors agree

In brief: You should be ok but

Next time, don't stand close to it.
It's not gonna cook any faster by u being in front of it...

In brief: You should be ok but

Next time, don't stand close to it.
It's not gonna cook any faster by u being in front of it...
Dr. Luis Villaplana
Dr. Luis Villaplana
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