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Airport full bod scanners while preggo?

Is it safe for a pregnant women to go thru a full body scanner while preggo, im 14 weeks and nervous they might tell me to go thru one!

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Asked by Anonymous at 8:20 PM on Jan. 14, 2010 in Just for Fun

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  • Get your doc to give you a proof of pregnancy statement. You'll have evidence should you need it of your pregnancy. Politely say no but that you will consent to metal detection because it is safe for your fetus. You may also ask for a woman to pat you down if you require a pat down.

    Answer by ecodani at 8:30 PM on Jan. 14, 2010

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