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Induction Cooktop & Radiation?
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#1 FEdeRAL

Posted 11 October 2010 - 03:48 PM

Not sure if I should post here or in the pregnancy forum...but here goes:

Our temperamental oven finally gave up in the weekend. After much deliberation we decided to renovate the kitchen (goodbye yucky green kitchen!)

We have an old crappy electric ceramic cooktop right now – am thinking of switching to either gas or induction. The downside of gas cooktop is we have to spend more to get a plumber out to extend the gas line to the kitchen. Plus we are (DH especially) absolutely in love with the no-fuss cleaning that comes with induction.

I am, however, concerned about electromagnetic radiation that might be present. Normally such worries would never pop up but being 18 weeks pregnant with a history of miscarriage makes me a little paranoid (ok, maybe more than a little...)

I have tried googling  but not getting many answers and this particular website below triggers some alarm bells:

So I guess my question is does anyone (or know of anyone who) own an induction cooktop and use it throughout their pregnancy without any issues (i.e. pg-related complications)?

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