The Dangers of Prenatal Ultrasound and Alternatives


Effects of Frequent Ultrasound: A Randomized Controlled Trial:

Keeping Cool Through Pregnancy:

Holding On To A Trend: The Use of Ultrasound in Pregnancy:ézaire-dussault/holding-on-to-a-trend-the-use-of- ultrasound-in-pregnancy/10150240610384333?notif_t=note_tag

Can Ultrasound Really Predict the Weight of My Baby?: my-baby.html

Prenatal Ultrasound Screening and Perinatal Outcome:

Ultrasound-induced Temperature Increase in Guinea Pig Fetal Brain in Utero: Third Trimester Gestation:

Natural Childbirth IIb: Ultrasound Not as Safe as Commonly Thought:


Safety of Diagnostic Ultrasound in Fetal Scanning:

Fetal Ultrasound Risks:

Dr. Robert Mendelsohn on Pregnancy and the Dangers of Ultrasound (video):

Potential Teratogenic Effects of Ultrasound on Corticogenisis- Implications for Autism:

Ultrasound and Autism Facebook Group: ( lots of information there):

Does Routine Ultrasound Scanning Improve Outcome in Pregnancy? A Meta-Analysis of Various Outcome Measures: 0017.pdf

Several studies and articles can be found here. Search the word “Ultrasound” in the database:

Prenatal Ultrasound Exposure to Ultrasound Waves Impacts Neuronal Migration in Mice:

Three MHz Ultrasound Heats Tissues Deeper than Originally Theorized:

Ultrasound Scans Linked to Brain Damage in Babies:

Ultrasound During Pregnancy Suggest Routine Exams Not as Safe as Once Thought:

Negative Effects of Ultrasound: sounds/

Are Sonograms Dangerous?:

The Influence of Ultrasound on Cognitive Development:

MP3- Dr. Sarah J. Buckley: Prenatal Testing and Ultrasound:

MP3- Gloria Lemay: Still Using a Doppler?:

What Are The Dangers of Fetal Doppler?: doppler.html

Questions About Prenatal Ultrasound and the Alarming Increase in Autism:

Ultrasound: Weighing the Propaganda Against the Facts:

Search Engine for Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine ( type in subject in the keyword search space in the right-hand side. TONS of great scholarly articles about the safety of ultrasound!)

Case Control Study of Prenatal Ultrasonography Exposure in Children With Delayed Speech:

Ultrasound in Obstetrics: A Question of Safety:

Prevalence of Hearing Loss Among US Adolescents Has Increased Significantly, Study Finds:

Ultrasound Scans Linked to Brain Damage in Babies: babies.html

EFM and C-Sections (Doppler Danger Identity Note on Facebook):

Picture of a Fetoscope (from Doppler Danger Identity on Facebook):

Prenatal Testing: Ultrasound Safety and Accuracy:

Prenatal Ultrasound: What’s the Story?:

15% of Medical Interventions:

Interventional Radiology: Zapping Uterine Fibroids with Heat From High Energy Sound Waves:

Physical Effects and Research:

If Ultrasound Destroys Sperm, Why is it Safe for a Fetus:

Ultrasound Scans- Cause for Concern?:

Ultrasound- Just Looking Can Hurt!:

High Tech Midwifery: tech-midwifery-i-wrote-for.html

A Short History on the Development of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology:

Avoid Keepsake Images, Heart Rate Monitors:

Ultrasound During Pregnancy:

Ultrasound- More Powerful, More Dangerous, More Unethical:

Ultrasound is not Unsound but Safety is an Issue:

Is It Safe For My Baby? Acoustic Exposure of Diagnostic Ultrasound:

Is Pregnancy Ultrasound Risky?:

Ultrasound Scans Linked to Brain Damage in Babies:

As Loud As An Oncoming Subway Train ( Doppler Danger Facebook Identity Note):

The Dangers of Prenatal Ultrasound:

Ultrasound Effect on Biological Tissue:

2nd and 3rd Trimester Ultrasound Scanning: ndScanning.htm

Ultrasound Safety and Collapsing Bubbles:


Ultrasound in Second Trimester is not Accurate Measure of Down Syndrome Risk, UCSF Study Finds:

The Dangers of Ultrasound:

Cute Cartoon on Doppler Danger Identity:

Electronic Fetal Monitoring (EFM) from Midwifery Today ( Doppler Danger Note):

Don’t Doppler for the Fun of It!:

Ultrasound Scans May Harm Unborn Babies:

Is Ultrasound Scanning During Pregnancy Worth the Risk?:


Ultrasound Precautions- Gloria Lemay’s note on Facebook:


Animal Studies Show Abnormalities Caused by Excessive Ultrasound (need to copy and paste link in browser to view): abnormalities-caused-excessive-ultrasound

Revealed: The “Secret Language Codes” Used by Doctors and Drug Companies to Manipulate Patients:

Are Estimates of Weight Accurate?:

Picture Perfect: The Politics of Prenatal Testing:

Diagnostic Ultrasound: Effects on the DNA and Growth Patterns of Animal Cells:

Ultrasound Scans- Cause for Concern:

Ultrasound: More Harm Than Good?:

Link to website on how high decibels cause hearing loss:



Ultrasound Registry Review ( info, articles and study guides for radiologists):

Ultrasound Proven Unsafe:

Ultrasound, Doppler, Fetoscope & Pinard Horns: doppler-fetoscope-pinard.html


Fetal Doppler VS Ultrasound Frequencies & Dangers:

read Anne Frye’s opinion on the topic in Holistic Midwifery

Identical 3 MHz Ultrasound Treatments With Different Devices Produce Different Intramuscular Temperatures:

A Comparison of Human Muscle Temperature Increases During 3 MHz Continuous and Pulsed Ultrasound with Equivalent Temporal Average Intensities:

Exposing the Dangers of Ultrasounds Facebook Page:

How Navy Sonar Kills Whales and Dolphins:


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