Are tanning beds safe during pregnancy... This has become a very common question from our readers of late…. Early winter pregnancies I suspect and expect to be asked a lot more frequently as we near the summer. We did some research, and although there are some conflicting views, the overwhelming majority of those asked where adamant that it is not at all harmful, for the following reasons. 1. UV rays do not penetrate the body like x-rays and do not come...