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Is it safe to come into contact with chemicals during ...
Is it safe to come into contact with chemicals during pregnancy?
The BabyCenter Canada editorial team
Our panel of health writers.
It's probably best to avoid contact with chemicals during pregnancy, as they may be unsafe for your baby.
Some chemicals are teratogens. Teratogens are substances that can cause birth defects. But a lot depends on how often and how much you're exposed to them....
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Is it safe to use cleaning products during pregnancy ...
Cleaning the oven. Oven cleaners give off a lot of fumes and it's hard to get good ventilation in such a tight space. Always read the instructions and the warning labels carefully.
Using aerosol cleaning products . They spread the chemicals in a fine mist which you're more likely to breathe in. If any fumes make you feel sick, ask someone else to do the cleaning. Or choose products that are environmentally friendlier, such as white distilled vinegar and baking soda.
It's possible that using chemical-based cleaning products often during pregnancy can cause your baby to...
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