When you are pregnant, limiting your exposure to harmful substances and activities in your everyday life can be a challenge. Many expecting moms also have to be concerned about occupational exposure to chemicals or heavy lifting at work. This episode addresses questions from a listener who is a painter and is worried about her job and her baby’s health. This episode is focused on what work or job hazards pose a risk and how to figure out what you can avoid or what modifications you can make to make your job environment safer for you and your baby throughout your pregnancy.
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