Are Gadgets Safe To Use During Pregnancy?

“If you are always sitting on your couch with a laptop or tablet resting on your lap, you’re not alone.  Women who use mobile phones when pregnant are more likely to give birth to children with behavioral problems, according to a study of more than 13,000 children. Pregnant women using the handsets just two or three times a day was enough to raise the risk of their babies developing hyperactivity and difficulties with conduct, emotions and relationships by the time they reached school age. Some pregnant women may be sufficiently concerned that they wish to reduce their exposure as a precaution,”

You will be surprised to know that using a wireless gadget during pregnancy can turn out to be a hazard to your baby. It is not necessary for you to swear off gadgets altogether, but you will need to reduce the use of them. Wireless gadgets have the tendency of sending out high radiations that might cause a behavioural disorder in your child. Most cases of child deformity are accounted to gadget radiation.

During pregnancy, it is advisable for you to avoid long hours on the phone or using the laptop resting on your baby bump. These directly influence your child’s overall brain development. Avoid keeping the phone on or close to you while it is on vibration mode. An addiction to anything can turn out disastrous, so ensure that the gadget does not become an addiction in your time of leisure, especially during pregnancy. However, short moments with the phone will not have any effect on your baby’s health…


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