Tobacco contains approximately 2,500 chemicals that could harm an unborn baby. Research confirms that smoking has significant negative effect on the developing fetus. Learn how to quit safely and for good.
Nicotine patch OK for pregnant women -- Especially during third trimester, study shows. Women who just can't quit smoking during pregnancy can now safely turn to nicotine patches for help.
When mothers smoke during pregnancy, their choice may affect the children for the rest of their lives -- 40% increased chance of being obese, and more than a 300% increased chance of having developed type 2 diabetes at an early age.