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Effects of smoking on pregnancy - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :  
how can i help u?
User :   Hi I need to know the effects of smoking while being pregnant
Doctor :  
its not good
Doctor :  
should avoid smoking while pregnant
User :   like what will happen to the baby if I only smoke one cig a day
Doctor :  
here are many ill effects
Doctor :  
baby may be borm with congenital defects
User :   whats that
Doctor :   in first trimester chances of abortion
Doctor :  
effects baby devolpment
Doctor :  
pre-term labor and even stillbirth.
Doctor :   There is a direct relationship between smoking and impaired fetal growth
User :   is there any way I can tke somthing or something that can help my quite qhile being pregnant
Doctor :   try tobacco chewing gums
Doctor :  
and slowly u can quit them also

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