Can I breastfeed after being exposed to x-ray radiation?
Cody Miles | July 4, 2018
Yes, it is perfectly safe for a breastfeeding mother to perform, or receive any kind of X-ray procedure. X-ray radiation can kill living cells, but this does not affect the milk, nor does it expose the baby to any type of radiation. An x-ray machine only presents a hazard when it is energized, once the machine is turned off, a human being will not store, or emit ionizing radiation.
300,000 Professionals Trust Radiation Detection Company Every Day.
Find out why customers in virtually every industry have relied on dosimetry services from Radiation Detection Company since 1949.Get a Quote