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Smoking test for UK mothers-to-be

Smoking test for UK mothers-to-be

May 13, 2013 | Comments (0)

Expectant mothers in the U.K. will be asked to take breath tests to show whether or not they have been smoking during their pregnancies, according to a number of media stories. About 20 percent of women are estimated to smoke while pregnant, which is said to lead to low birth weights and to cause complications […]

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Potential help for unborn in Vitamin C

Potential help for unborn in Vitamin C

May 13, 2013 | Comments (0)

Vitamin C might help prevent lung problems in babies born to mothers who smoke during pregnancy, according to a small new study reported by HealthDay. Pregnant women are advised not to smoke because it can harm their babies’ lungs and lead to problems such as wheezing and asthma. But if a pregnant woman can’t quit […]

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