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Will spicy foods bother baby?
Q: How does spicy food affect your unborn child?
Esmeralda Hammond
A: Spicy foods are fine to eat in pregnancy as long as they agree with your taste preferences and digestion. Many women around the world eat spicy foods every day, and this does not negatively affect a developing fetus.
Laura E. Stachel M.D. Obstetrician & Gynecologist